Sony's first professional AVCHD camcorder redefines the performance and features expected of this product class. It records stunning quality 1920 x 1080 images at 24Mbps (60i, 30p or 24p), as well as supporting 720/60p and Standard Definition recording. Sony's “G Lens” and Exmor™ technology provide excellent resolution, colour and contrast, as well as exceptional low-light sensitivity.
Operational flexibility is maximised by AVCHD recording onto affordable and readily available consumer memory cards. Using two 32GB cards, the NX5 can record six hours of HD footage which can be further extended by simply swapping cards. Simultaneous HYBRID HD and/or SD recording is supported via a unique, optional 128GB Flash Memory Unit (HXR-FMU128) which offers 11 hours HD recording time at 24Mbps.
The HXR-NX5U is the first camcorder of its class to feature a built-in GPS locator, high quality Linear PCM audio recording and new Active SteadyShot stabilisation technology.
Exceptional Picture Performance
Set yourself apart from the competition with superb quality images and superior low-light capabilities providing the ability to work in the most demanding natural light conditions.
Memory Recording transforms the speed at which you work, making deadlines easier to hit and reducing time lost on unnecessary processes. With the HXR-NX5U, there’s no need to rewind tape - thumbnail images provide immediate, one-touch access to recorded clips, speeding up logging and editing work, as well making it easier to review footage while on a shoot.
Work the way you want to with a wide-ranging choice of bit rates, interlace or progressive recording and even Standard Definition using MPEG-2 codec at 9Mbps. High Definition recording is possible at up to 24Mbps 1920 x 1080 60i, 30p, or 24p. 720/60p recording is also possible. Audio is recorded in AVCHD modes in full 2-channel linear PCM audio.
Hybrid Media Choice
The HXR-NX5U provides a choice of recording media to suit different applications. Dual memory card slots mean you can make use of affordable, easily available consumer media products for most shoots.