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Web Code: 444JVC150  •  Mfr Code: GYHM70U
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  • Full HD Camcorder
  • Pro Shoulder Form Factor
  • 29.5mm Wide-angle AF Zoom Lens
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  • Full HD Camcorder
  • Pro Shoulder Form Factor
  • 29.5mm Wide-angle AF Zoom Lens
  • 3-inch Touch Screen LCD
  • Optional microphone is NOT included
  • Capture every stunning detail with this advanced Full HD shoulder supported 1080/60p camcorder
  • The GY-HM70 is equipped with a high quality 29.5mm wide-angle GT lens that offers smooth 16x dynamic zoom performance
  • The camera records on two SDHC or SDXC memory cards in the AVCHD Progressive format at 28Mbps
  • And its unique dual battery system keeps you recording for hours and hours since the batteries may be hot swapped during recording
  • Never before has this much performance been packed into an affordable, professional shoulder supported camcorder
  • Full 1920 x 1080 capture and recording at 60P in the AVCHD Progressive format (28Mbps)
  • 1/2.3-inch 12 megapixel CMOS imager
  • 29.5mm wide angle autofocus zoom lens with 16x dynamic zoom, 200x digital zoom (35mm equivalent: 25.5mm - 476mm)
  • Manual focus, iris, shutter, white balance control
  • Optical image stabilizer
  • Stable, professional shoulder form factor
  • Records to dual SDHc/SDXC memory cards: 1080/60P (28 Mbps); 1080/60i (24/17/12/5 Mbps); 720 x 480 (6/3 Mbps)
  • FALCONBRID High Speed Processor
  • High speed video recording (for slow motion)
  • 300 fps (720 x 480 resolution)
  • 3-inch Touch Screen LCD display
  • 0.24-inch LCOS Color Viewfinder
  • Focus assist function
  • Zebra indication (Over 100%/70-80%/OFF)
  • Auto iris/Manual iris adjustment
  • AE adjustment
  • Backlight compensation
  • Touch priority AE/AF
  • Face detection/Smile shot
  • Tele macro
  • Built-in zoom microphone
  • 3.5mm Microphone Input
  • 12MP digital still capture (JPEG format)
  • 2MP still capture during recording
  • Unique dual snap-on battery system (1 provided)
  • 3.5mm Remote Connector (compatible with HZ-M150VZR remote lens control unit)
  • 3.5mm Headphone out connector
  • Specifications:
  • General
  • Power: DC 11V (AC adaptor), DC 7.2V (Battery)
  • Power consumption: Approx. 3.6W (when LCD monitor backlight is set to (Level 3), 1920 x 1080i mode)
  • Dimensions (W x H x D): 227 x 232 x 476 mm / 8 15/16 x 9 1/8 x 18 3/4" (without battery)
  • Mass: Approx. 3.0 kg (6.7 lbs) (Including one BN-VF823 battery, SDHC card)
  • Operating temperature: 0 C to 40 C / 32 F to 104 F
  • Storage temperature: -20 C to 50 C / 14 F to 122 F
  • Operating humidity: 35% to 80%
  • Storage humidity: Under 85%
  • Camera
  • Synchronizing system: Internal synchronization
  • Stabilizer: Optical Image Stabilization with Enhanced Advanced Image Stabilizer
  • Lens: JVC HD GT LENS F1.2-2.8, f=3.76-37.6mm; 35mm conversion: 29.5mm to 476mm
  • Zoom ratios: Optical 10x Dynamic 16x* 2 Digital (max.) 200x
  • Focus: Auto/Manual
  • Filter diameter: 46mm (screw pitch 0.75mm)
  • Image sensor: 1/2.3" 12M pixels progressive scan 1CMOS; Recording area Video 5.4M to 2.07M pixels; Recording area Still image (16:9) 5.4M to 2.07M pixels; Still image (4:3) 6.04M to 4.5M pixels
  • Minimum illumination: 1 lx: GAIN UP - AUTO SLOW-SHUTTER mode, Shutter Speed 1/30 (GY-HM70U)
  • Shutter speed: 1/2 to 1/4000
  • Iris: F1.2-5.6
  • White balance: Auto, MWB, 5200K, 6000K, 3200K
  • High-speed video recording (for slow motion): 300 fps (fixed) (Resolution: 720x480)
  • Continuous shooting speed during still image recording): High: Approx. 12.5 images/sec, Medium: Approx.; 6.25 images/sec, Low: Approx. 2 images/sec
  • LCD display: 3.0" LCD 230K pixels, 16:9
  • Viewfinder: 0.24" LCOS 260K pixels, 16:9
  • Internal microphone: 2ch Stereo (with Zoom Microphone Function)
  • Video/Audio Recording
  • Recording media: SDHC/SDXC (Class 4/6/10) Card, Memory Card Slots ×2
  • Recording format: Video HD: AVCHD/AVCHD Progressive, MPEG-4 AVC/H.264; Audio: Dolby Digital 2ch (AC3) 48kHz/16-bit, 256kbps
  • Still Image Recording:
  • Recording media: SD/SDHC/SDXC Card
  • Recording format: JPEG
  • Interface:
  • Video output: RCA x1; HDMI Mini Connector (x.v.Color compatible) x1
  • Audio output: RCA x2
  • Mic input: 3.5mm mini jack (stereo) x1 (Plug in power)
  • Headphone: 3.5mm mini jack (stereo) x1
  • USB: Mini USB Type AB, USB 2.0 compliant
  • Remote: 3.5mm mini jack x1
  • Accessories Provided:
  • AC adapter (AP-V20), Battery pack (BN-VF823), Composite/audio cable (RCA x 3),
  • USB cable, Operation manual (CD-ROM)


Camera Type: Professional
Sensor Type/Size: 1/2.3" CMOS


Lens: JVC HD GT Lens f1.2-2.8
Optical Zoom: 10x
Digital Zoom: 20x
Additional Zoom: Dymic 16x (Image Stabilizer: OFF)
Filter Size: 46mm (pitch 0.75mm)
Focal Length: 3.76-37.6mm
35mm Equivalent Focal Length: 29.5mm to 476mm
Maximum Aperture: f1.2-2.8


Viewfinder Type: 0.24 inch LCOS
Screen Size: 3.0"
Display Screen Type: LCD
Touchscreen: No

AV Recording

Video Recording: NTSC
Video Resolution: HD
File Size: Video HD: AVCHD/AVCHD Progressive, MPEG-4 AVC/H.264
Aspect Ratio: 16:9 (Video & Still); 4:3 (Still)
Audio Recording: Dolby Digital
Recording Media: SDHC/SDXC (Class 4/6/10) Memory Cards
Sampling Frequency: 16-bit / 48kHz
Channels: 2
Still Image Resolution: 6.04M to 4.5M pixels (Image Stabilizer: OFF)
Recording Time: Limited by Memory Card


Image Stabilization: Yes
Waterproof: No
Lux: 1
Shutter Speed: 1/30 sec,
White Balance Modes: Auto, MWB, 5200K, 6000K, 3200K
Built-in Mic: 2ch Stereo (with Zoom Microphone Function)
Built-in Speaker: No
Built-in Light/Flash: No
Accessory Shoe: No
Tripod Mount: No

Input/Output Connectors

Outputs: RCA; HDMI Mini Connector
Microphone Input: 3.5mm mini jack (stereo)
Headphone Jack: 3.5mm mini jack (stereo)


Battery: BN-VF823
AC Power Adapter: AP-V20
Operating/Storage Temperature: 0 C to 40 C (32 F to 104 F); 35% to 80%


Weight: 3.0 kg (6.7 lbs.)
Dimensions (WxHxD): 227 x 232 x 476mm / 8-15/16 x 9-1/8 x 18-3/4"
Colour: Black

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