Panasonic HC-X1 4K Camcorder

PRELIMINARY
Panasonic HC-X1 4K Camcorder
1-inch MOS Sensor
DCI 4K Recording at 24p
UHD 4K Recording up to 50 / 60p
MP4, MOV, and AVCHD Formats
24-480mm 20x Zoom Lens
f/2.8 Maximum Aperture

Specifications

Camera

Sensor : 1x 1"-type MOS Sensor

Effective Pixels
DCI 4K : 9.46 MP
UHD/HD : 8.79 MP

Optics

Focal Length : 8.8 - 176 mm

35mm Equivalent Focal Length
24-480mm @ DCI 4K resolution
25.4-508mm @ UHD/HD resolution

Maximum Aperture : f/2.8-4.5

Zoom
Optical : 20x
Intelligent : 30x
Digital : 2x, 5x, 10x

Filter Thread : 67 mm
Built-In ND Filters : Clear, 1/4, 1/16, 1/64

Recording

System : NTSC / PAL
Recording Media : SDHC / SDXC

Video Format

DCI 4K - MP4/MOV
4096 x 2160p / 24 fps (100 Mbps)

UHD - MP4/MOV
3840 x 2160p / 59.94 fps (150 Mbps)
3840 x 2160p / 50 fps (150 Mbps)
3840 x 2160p / 59.94 fps (100 Mbps)
3840 x 2160p / 29.97 fps (100 Mbps)
3840 x 2160p / 25 fps (100 Mbps)
3840 x 2160p / 23.98 fps (100 Mbps)

HD - MP4/MOV
1920 x 1080p / 59.94 fps (200 Mbps)
1920 x 1080p / 59.94 fps (100 Mbps)
1920 x 1080p / 59.94 fps (50 Mbps)
1920 x 1080p / 29.97 fps (200 Mbps)
1920 x 1080p / 29.97 fps (50 Mbps)
1920 x 1080p / 23.98 fps (200 Mbps)
1920 x 1080p / 23.98 fps (50 Mbps)

AVCHD
1920 x 1080p / 59.94 fps (25 Mbps)
1920 x 1080p / 50 fps (25 Mbps)
1920 x 1080p / 23.98 fps (21 Mbps)
1920 x 1080i / 59.94 fps (21 Mbps)
1920 x 1080i / 59.94 fps (17 Mbps)
1440 x 1080i / 59.94 fps (5 Mbps)
1440 x 1080i / 50 fps (5 Mbps)
1280 x 720p / 59.94 fps (8 Mbps)

SD - AVCHD
NTSC (9 Mbps)
PAL (9 Mbps)

Aspect Ratio
16:9 / 1.78:1
17:9 / 1.9:1

Still Image Resolution
JPEG : 8.8 Megapixel, 4096 x 2160 (17:9)
JPEG : 8.3 Megapixel, 3840 x 2160 (16:9)
JPEG : 2.1 Megapixel, 1920 x 1080 (16:9)
JPEG : 0.9 Megapixel, 1280 x 720 (16:9)

Audio Channels : 2
Audio Format : AAC, Dolby Digita 2-ch, LPCM

Display

Size : 3.5" / 8.9 cm
Type : Touchscreen
Pixel Count : 1,152,000
Rotation : 270o
Viewfinder : 0.39" / 9.9 mm, 1,769,000 dots

Features

Image Stabilization : Optical, Electronic (not available in DCI 4K/UHD resolutions)
Minimum Illumination : 0.2 lux at f/2.8, 18dB gain, 1/2 second shutter speed, HIGH SENS mode
White Balance Modes : Auto, ATW LOCK, 3000K, 5500K, Variable 2000K-15000K, Ach Fixed, Bch Fixed
Accessory Shoe : 1 x Cold Shoe

Input / Output Connectors

Inputs
2 x XLR microphone
1 x 1/8" (3.5 mm) Stereo Mini camera remote
1 x LANC Terminal 2.5 mm super mini jack camera remote

Outputs
1 x A/V
1 x HDMI A (Full Size)
1 x USB 3.0 Type A (Host)
1 x USB Micro-B USB 3.0
1 x Speaker

Microphone Input : Yes
Headphone Jack : Yes
Power Input : 11.4-12.6 VDC EIAJ Type4

General

Power Supply
Battery : 7.2 VDC
AC Adapter : 12 VDC

Power Consumption : 19.7 W
Dimensions : 6.8 x 7.7 x 13.6" / 173 x 195 x 346 mm
Weight : 4.4 lb / 2 kg (without battery or SD card)

In the Box

Power Supply
Power Cable
Battery
Battery Charger
Microphone Holder
Eye Cup
Lens Hood
Panasonic HC-X1 Manual

Reviews