Sony PMW-500

HD SxS B4 Mount Camcorder

£180.00/day +VAT

The PMW-500 is an ENG Shoulder Mounted Camcorder, recording to solid state SxS Cards in Full HD with excellent picture quality and low light sensitivity. It’s a versatile camera in a traditional broadcast B4 Mount Body with the same sensor block as an F800.

£180.00/day +VAT

Camera Specification

Sensor

3-chip 2/3-type CCDs

Mount B4 Mount
Weight (kg) 3.4
Firmware 1.61
Media SxS

Recording Specification

Resolution Bit Depth Bit Rate Codec FPS Dynamic Range * at base ISO

1920x1080

8bit

50MBps

MPEG-2 422P@HL

25p, 50i


1920x1080

8bit

35Mbps

MPEG-2 422P@HL

25p, 50i


1440x1080

8bit

35Mbps

MPEG-2 422P@HL

25p, 50i


1440x1080

8bit

25Mbps

MPEG-2 422P@HL

25p, 50i


1280x720

8bit

50Mbps

MPEG-2 422P@HL

25p, 50i, 1-50FPS


1280x720

8bit

35Mbps

MPEG-2 MP@HL

25p, 50i


720X576

8bit

50Mbps

MPEG-2 422P@ML Intra

25p, 50i


720X576

8bit

25Mbps

DVCAM

25p, 50i


Sony PMW-500 camera body

2 x 64GB SxS-1 cards

1 x USB3.0 SxS card reader

Camera strap

Rain cover

Sony VCT-14 plate

1 x Hawk-Woods VL-CA4 power distribution plate

4 x Hawk-Woods VL175 batteries

1 x Hawk-Woods VL-MR4T battery charger + 4pin XLR cable