- Single 1" Exmor RS CMOS Sensor
- UHD 4K (3840 x 2160) up to 30p
- Phase-Detection Autofocus (AF)
- 4K HDR with Hybrid Log-Gamma (HLG)
- Zeiss 12x Optical / 18x Clear Image Zoom
- Full HD to 120 fps/Super Slow to 960 fps
- XAVC HD / QFHD & MPEG2 HD Recording
- S-Log3/S-Gamut3 Imaging Options
- 3G-SDI Output, 2.4 / 5 GHz Streaming
- 2 x SD Card Slots, Relay & Simul Modes
The Sony PXW-Z90 4K HDR XDCAM camcorderoffers phase-detection autofocus and HDR capabilities in a compact, palm-style body. Suitable for corporate events, broadcast news, and television production, the PXW-Z90V camcorder features a stacked 1" Exmor RS CMOS sensor with UHD 4K (3840 x 2160) resolution, a 12x Zeiss optical zoom, an OLED viewfinder, and 3.5" touchscreen LCD monitor. It can record 4K in XAVC Long at 4:2:0, HD in XAVC Long at 4:2:2 10-bit, as well as MPEG HD at 4:2:2 (requires optional license key). S-Log3/S-Gamut3 functions offer users additional image control.
The PXW-Z90V camera supports Sony's Slow and Quick Motion for shooting HD video at variable frame rates, including 120 fps. Recording to a variety of formats, frame rates, and codecs, the camcorder supports 100 Mb/s XAVC Long recording of 4K UHD video at up to 29.97p, and 50 Mb/s capture of HD up to 59.94p. Footage is recorded to two SD memory card slots, either simultaneously to both cards or in relay mode to create a backup. The PXW-Z90V's 3G-SDI output offers integration with professional studio environments. Additional features include built-in 2.4/5 GHz for multiple streaming and FTP options. The PXW-Z90V's audio features include two 3-pin XLR audio inputs that support line, mic, and mic + 48V (phantom power) for using external microphones; you can also use the PXW-Z90V's built-in microphone to record audio when shooting. For multicamera productions, the PXW-Z90V integrates seamlessly with Sony's MCX-500 live switcher (available separately).