Sony PMW-350K XDCAM HD Camcorder

by Sony
Sony PMW-350K XDCAM HD Camcorder
The Sony PMW-350K is the first Sony memory shoulder-mount camcorder, equipped with the latest imaging technology of three 2/3 inch-type Exmor full HD CMOS sensors. PAL/NTSC switchable.


* Three 2/3-inch-type Exmor Full-HD CMOS Sensors
* Low Power Consumption
* Unique Focus Operation - Professional Manual Focus and Auto Focus
* AF (Auto Focus) Assist Function
* MF (Manual Focus) Assist Function
* Focus Magnification
* Selectable Peaking Color
* ALAC (Automatic Lens Aberration Compensation) (with compatible lenses)
* Optical ND Filters and Electrical CC Filters
* 23.98p Native Recording
* Slow & Quick Motion Function
* Slow Shutter Function
* Selectable Gamma Curves
* Interval Recording Function
* Frame Recording Function
* Shutter Angle Settings
* ATW (Auto Tracing White Balance) & Hold
* Image Inverter
* Turbo Gain
* DVCAM Recording and Playback with Optional Hardware Key, CBK-DV01
* Picture Cache Recording
* Four-channel Audio
* Total Level Control System (TLCS)
* Scene File System
* Viewfinder with 3.5-inch (viewable area measured diagonally) Color LCD
* Wide Choice of Optional Microphones
* Assignable Buttons for Quick Access to Desired Functions
* Camera Remote Control
* Adjustable Shoulder Pad
* PMW-350K Lens Package Choice



Built-in Optical Filters 1: Clear, 2: 1/4ND, 3: 1/16ND, 4: 1/64ND
Effective Picture Elements 1920 (H) x 1080 (V)
Gain -3, 0, 3 ,6, 9, 12, 18, 24, 30, 36, 42 dB
Horizontal Resolution 1,000 TV lines or more (1920 x 1080i mode)
Imaging Device 3-chip 2/3-inch type Exmor Full HD CMOS
Minimum Illumination 0.003 lx (typical) (1920 x 1080/59.94i mode, F1.9, +42 dB gain, with 64-frame accumulation)
Optical System F1.4 prism system
S/N Ratio 59 dB (Y) (typical) (Noise Suppression mode ON)
Sensitivity (2000 lx, 89.9% reflectance) F12 (typical) (1920 x 1080/59.94i mode), F13 (typical) (1920 x 1080/50i mode)
Shutter Speed (Time) 1/60 sec to 1/2,000 sec
Slow & Quick Motion Function 720p: Selectable from 1 fps to 60 fps as recording frame rate 1080p: Selectable from 1 fps to 30 fps as recording frame rate
Slow Shutter 2-, 3-, 4-, 5-, 6-, 7-, 8-, 16-, 32-, and 64-frame accumulation
White Balance Preset (3,200 K), Memory A, Memory B/ATW


Battery Operating Time Approx. 310 min with BP-GL95 battery
Dimensions (W x H x D) 124 x 269 x 332 mm (5 x 10 5/8 x 13 1/8 inches)
Mass 3.2 kg (7 lb 1 oz) (body)
6.3 kg (13 lb 14 oz) (with LCD VF, AF lens, Mic, BP-GL95)
Operating Temperature 0 oC to 40 oC (32 oF to 104 oF)
Power Consumption Approx. 18 W (with LCD VF, AF lens, mic, while recording in 1080/59.94i)
Approx. 15 W (body while recording in 1080/59.94i)
Power Requirements DC 12 V
Recording Format Video: MPEG-2 Long GOP HQ mode: VBR, maximum bit rate: 35 Mb/s, MPEG-2 MP@HL SP mode: CBR, 25 Mb/s, MPEG-2 MP@H14 SD mode: DVCAM Audio: Linear PCM (2ch, 16-bit, 48-kHz)
Recording Frame Rate NTSC area: HQ mode: 1920 x 1080/59.94i, 29.97p, 23.98p, 1280 x 720/59.94p, 29.97p, 23.98p SP mode: 1440 x 1080/59.94i SD mode: 720 x 480/59.94i, 29.97p PAL area: HQ mode: 1920 x 1080/50i, 25p, 1280 x 720/50p, 25p SP mode: 1440 x 1080/50i SD mode: 720 x 576/50i, 25p
Recording/Playback Time HQ Mode: Approx. 80 min with SBP-32 (32 GB) memory card Approx. 40 min with SBP-16 (16 GB) memory card Approx. 20 min with SBP-8 (8 GB) memory card SP Mode: Approx. 120 min with SBP-32 (32 GB) memory card
Approx. 60 min with SBP-16 (16 GB) memory card Approx. 30 min with SBP-8 (8 GB) memory card
Storage Temperature -20 oC to +60 oC (-4 oF to +140 oF)


Audio Input XLR-type 3-pin (female) (x2), line/mic/mic +48 V selectable
Audio Output XLR-type 5-pin
Composite Output XLR-type 3-pin (female) (x2), line/mic/mic +48 V selectable
DC Input XLR-type 4-pin
DC Output 4-pin
EXT 50-pin 50-pin
Genlock Input BNC (x1)
HDMI Output 19-pin
Headphone Output Stereo mini-jack (x1)
Lens Remote 12-pin
MIC XLR-type 5-pin
Remote 8-pin
SDI Output BNC (x1), HD-SDI/SD-SDI selectable
Speaker Output Monaural
Timecode Input BNC (x1)
Timecode Output BNC (x1)
USB Device Type B (x1) , Host Type A (x1) (Option)
VF 26-pin (LCD VF), 20-pin (DXF)
Wireless Receiver IN D-Sub 15-pin
i.LINK IEEE 1394, 4-pin (x1), HDV (HDV 1080i)/DVCAM stream input/output, S400


Filter Diameter M82 mm, pitch 0.75 mm (on lens)
Focal Length f = 8 mm to 128 mm (equivalent to 31.5 mm to 503 mm on 35 mm lens)
Focus AF/MF/Full MF selectable, 800 mm to unlimited (MACRO OFF), 50 mm to unlimited (MACRO ON)
Iris F1.9 to F16 and Close, auto/manual selectable
Lens Mount 48 bayonet-type
Zoom Ratio 16x (optical), servo/manual (AF lens for PMW-350K)


Built-in LCD Monitor Black & white LCD Audio level, TC, battery and media remaining capacity
Viewfinder 3.5-inch type color LCD monitor: approx. 921,000 effective pixels, 640 (H) x 3 (RGB) x 480 (V), 16:9, hybrid type

In the Box

16x zoom lens (1)
Lens hood (1)
Stereo mic (1), Windscreen (1)
Shoulder belt (1)
Sony PMW-350K Manual (1)
XDCAM EX Clip Browsing software (1)
SxS device driver software (1)
Flange back focal length adjustment test chart (1)


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