JVC GY-HM600 HD Camcorder

by JVC
JVC GY-HM600 HD Camcorder
Three 1/3" 12-Bit CMOS Sensors
23x Fujinon Autofocus Wide Zoom Lens
F11 Sensitivity
Built-In 3-Position ND Filter
HD-SDI and HDMI Connections
MPEG-2 / AVCHD / H.264 Recording
PAL/NTSC Switchable


1/3-inch 12-bit CMOS sensors (1920 x 1080 x 3)
F11 Sensitivity
23x Fujinon Auto focus zoom lens with manual functions F1.6-3.0, 23x, f=4.1-94.3mm (35mm conversion: 29 to 667mm)
Optical image stabilizer
3 position ND filter (1/4, 1/16, 1/64)
SDXC/SDHC memory card recording (2 slots for dual-backup, continuous recording)
Wide media format compatibility: .MOV (Final Cut Pro) / .MP4 (XDCAM EX(tm)) / AVCHD
Multiple encoding formats: HD MPEG2 (35/25/19Mbps) / AVCHD 1920x1080 60i / SD H.264
Professional switch layout and comprehensive video settings
0.45-inch 1.22M pixel color viewfinder
3.5-inch 920K pixel LCD display with focus assist
Pre Rec (retro) mode (20 sec.)
Interval (time lapse) recording
Built-in stereo microphone
2-channel balanced audio inputs (mic/line switchable) w/phantom power supply
Wired remote control connector
High performance 2D DNR


Power: DC 12V (AC adaptor), DC 7.2V (Battery)
Power Consumption: Approx. 12W (with VF and LCD monitor)
Dimensions: 178(W) x 198(H) x 416(D)mm
Weight: Approx. 2.4kg (Including battery)
Operating temperature: 0 to 40 (32 to 104)
Storage temperature: -20 to 50 (14 to 122)
Operating humidity: 35% to 80%
Storage humidity: Under 85%

Image Sensor: 1/3" 2.2M pixels progressive scan 3CMOS
Synchronizing system: Internal synchronization
Stabilizer: Optical image stabilizer
Lens: Fujinon F1.6-3.0, 23x, f=4.1-94.3mm (35mm conversion:29 to 667mm
Filter diameter: 72mm
Shutter speed: 1/4 to 1/10000
Gain: -6, -3, 0, 3, 6, 9, 12, 15, 18 dB, Lolux, ALC
ND filter: 1/4, 1/16, 1/64
LCD display: 3.5" 920K pixels, 16:9
Viewfinder: 0.45" 1.22M pixels, 16:9

Video/Audio Recording
Recording media: 2x SDHC/SDXC memory card Class 6/10
Video recording -
Video codec: MPEG2 Long GOP(HD), AVCHD, H.264(SD)
File format: MOV(HD/SD:H.264), MP4(XDCAM EX),

Recording mode -
NTSC setting: HQ mode:1920 x 1080/59.94i, 29.97p, 23.98p,
1440 x 1080/59.94i, 1280 x 720/59.94p, 29.97p, 23.98p
SP mode: 1440 x 1080/59.94i
PAL setting: HQ mode:1920 x 1080/50i, 25p, 1440 x 1080/50i
SP mode: 1440 x 1080/50i
NTSC setting: HQ mode:1920 x 1080/59.94i, SP mode:1920 x1080/59.94i
PAL setting: HQ mode:1920 x 1080/50i, SP mode:1920 x1080/50i
SD (H.264)
NTSC setting: 720 x 480/59.94i(GY-HM600U only)
PAL setting: 720 x 576/50i(GY-HM600E only)
Audio recording: LPCM 2ch, 48kHz/16-bit(MPEG-2 Long GOP/H.264), AC3(AVCHD

Video output -
AV output (f3.5mm mini jack x1)
SDI output (BNC x1)
HDMI output x1
Audio input: XLR x2 (MIC,+48V/LINE), f3.5mm mini jack x1
Audio output: AV output (f3.5mm mini jack x1)
Headphone: f3.5mm mini jack x1
Time code link input/output: RCA x1
Remote: f2.5mm mini jack x1

In the Box

Battery pack
AC adapter
AV cable
JVC GY-HM600 manual


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