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Sony PMW-EX3

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The PMW-EX3 combines a state-of-the-art, non-linear XDCAM workflow with simply the best HD quality yet seen in a semi-shoulder camcorder. It is also t...

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“Amazing Camera”

published 08/04/2011

ProQuality, Features, Viewfinder

ConsA tendency to be heavy after prolonged use.

I feel extremely lucky that I go to a college where I have got to use this camera a few times. I find that it is an incredible camera and that it is very easy to use. Ease of use The EX3 is very easy to use once you have had a little play around with it and explored its capabilities. Recording...

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Product Information : Sony PMW-EX3

Manufacturer's product description

The PMW-EX3 combines a state-of-the-art, non-linear XDCAM workflow with simply the best HD quality yet seen in a semi-shoulder camcorder. It is also the first semi-shoulder camcorder to carry the legendary CineAlta 24P brand with multiple frame rate recording capability such as 59.94i, 50i, and native 23.98P, as well being 1080i/720P switchable.

Product Details

Lens System / Optical Zoom: 14x

Optical Sensor / Optical Sensor Type: Xmore CMOS

Optical Sensor / Optical Sensor Size: 1/2

Lens System / Max Focal Length: 0.0812

Recording Format: ExpressCard

LCD Display Size: 3.5

Weight: 1900, 1.9 kg

Manufacturer: Sony

EAN: 4905524475036

Viewfinder: LCD monitor - 3.5" - colour - 16:9

Dimensions (WxDxH): 25 cm x 42.5 cm x 21 cm

Min Focus Distance: 80 cm

AV Interfaces: Composite video/audio, HDMI, S-Video

Display: LCD display - 3.5"

Image Stabiliser: Optical

Lens System: 14 x zoom lens - 5.8 - 81.2 mm - f/1.9

Focus Adjustment: Automatic, manual

Product Type: Camcorder - 1080p - widescreen

Product Description: Sony XDCAM EX PMW-EX3 - camcorder - flash card

Media Type: Flash card

Supported Battery: 1 x Li-ion rechargeable battery ( included )

Memory Card Slot: ExpressCard/34

Exposure & White Balance

Gain Selection: +12 dB, +18 dB, +3 dB, +6 dB, 0 dB, -3 dB, + 9 dB

Min Shutter Speed: 1/32 sec

Max Shutter Speed: 1/2000 sec

White Balance: Custom, automatic, presets

Exposure Modes: Automatic, manual

Min Illumination: 0.14 lux

Dimensions & Weight

Weight: 1.9 kg

Height: 21 cm

Depth: 42.5 cm

Width: 25 cm

Environmental Parameters

Max Operating Temperature: 40 °C

Min Operating Temperature: 0 °C


Details: 1 x Li-ion rechargeable battery ( included )

Battery Type: Sony BP-U30


Included Accessories: Lens hood, camcorder shoulder strap, battery charger, lens cap, lens adaptor, eyepiece, USB cable, eyecup, component video cable, IR remote control


Connector Type: 2 x audio input ¦ 1 x composite video/audio output ¦ 1 x component video output ¦ 1 x SDI output ¦ 1 x IEEE 1394 (FireWire/i.LINK) ¦ 1 x USB ¦ 1 x headphones ¦ 1 x DC power input ¦ 1 x remote control ¦ 1 x Genlock ¦ 1 x TC input ¦ 1 x TC output ¦ 1 x S-Video output ¦ 1 x SDI output

Memory Card Slot: ExpressCard/34


Microphone Operation Mode: Stereo


Display Features: Rotating

Resolution: 921,000 pixels

Type: 3.5" LCD display


Viewfinder Resolution: 921,000 pixels (640 x 480 x 3)

Viewfinder Diagonal Size: 3.5"

Viewfinder Colour Support: Colour

Viewfinder Type: LCD monitor

Image Aspect Ratio: 16:9

Additional Features

Additional Features: Histogram display, interval shooting mode

DV input: Yes

Low Lux / Night Mode: Yes

Lens System

Lens System Mounting: 1/2" bayonet

Focus Adjustment: Automatic, manual

Min Focus Distance: 80 cm

Features: Built-in 1/64 neutral density filter, built-in 1/8 neutral density filter

Filter Size: 77 mm

Zoom Adjustment: Motorised drive, manual

Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera: 31.4 - 439mm

Type: 14 x zoom lens - 5.8 - 81.2 mm - f/1.9

Memory / Storage

Supported Memory Cards: SxS PRO

Memory Card Slot: ExpressCard/34


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