HD quality multi coated lens
2.7" (16:9 Widescreen) (210k Pixels)
Colour (200k Pixels)
10x / 500x
Total 5.3M, Movie 2.07 M, Still 4.32M
1 / 2.8"
F1.8 (Wide) - 3.0 (Tele)
24 Lux (Auto, Shutter Speed 1 / 30)
Auto / Manual
Auto / Set / Outdoor / Indoor / Halogen
Auto / Manual
Auto / Portrait / Spotlight / Surf & Snow / Low Light
BD 8cm BD-RE / -R DVD 8cm DVD-RAM / -RW / -R / +RW
Maximum recording time (BD)
HX: 1hr. / HF: 1.3hrs. / HS: 2hrs.
Maximum recording time (DVD)
SX: 20min. / SF: 30min.
2ch Stereo Dolby Digital
2400 x 1800 (4.32 Mega-pixels)
• (1920 x 1080) / (640 x 360)
1-Second Quick Start (1 sec*)
Start-up ** (3 sec)
AV / S output • / •
AV input - / -
USB 2.0 output •
HDMI Output •
English / French / Spanish / Italy / German / Chinese
White / Wipe / Mono
AC adaptor / charger
CD-ROM (ImageMixer 3 HD Edition for BD)
Multi connector w / S terminal
77 x 87 x 166mm
Hybrid Blu-ray disc + HDD camcorders vs. Blu-ray disc only camcorders ＝ ６：４
Yes, DVD CAMs are a fundamental part of Hitachi’s camcorder product lineup.
Hitachi has no plans at this moment, but is always observing the market trends and needs so may consider SD media in camcorders if the needs among the consumers become more important.
DVD records in standard definition using MPEG2, therefore DVDs cannot be used to record in high definition.
High definition (Save to HDD and BD)
High resolution camera image: MPEG4 AVC/H.264 VBR
High quality audio codec: Dolby Digital
Standard definition (Save to DVD)
Movie format: MPEG2 VBRAudio format: Dolby Digital
The most popular format for digital still images is SD card therefore, we have ensured our new Blu-ray disc camcorders will record digital still images to SD card and movies to HDD, Blu-ray disc and Multiformat+ DVDs.
: HDD、BD-RE、DVD-RAM、DVD-RW (in VR mode)
30 Gigabytes (GB)
HX=4 hours (1920×1080)
HF=5 hours 20min(1440×1080)
HS=8 hours (1440×1080)
Transferring HDD→Blu-ray disc double speed Transferring HDD→DVD 0.5 speed
Total 5.3M pix (effective pix 2.07M for video, 4.32M for still) progressive reading without shifting pixel or arranging pixel to make it sound like high spec. It is the highest resolution CMOS for full HD in the industry.
＋RW DVD is supported with the European PAL model
World’s first 8cm Blu-ray disc / DVD drive.
Since it is developed for camcorders:
Rapid start to capture the right moment, and real time recording
Approx. 7.5GB for 8cmBD (single side, single layer)