The JVC GY-HM650 ProHD Mobile News Camera features superb
low-light performance, a lightweight and user-friendly design, and
exceptional advanced features, altogether providing capacity for fast,
efficient and high-quality mobile newsgathering. The camera records
4:2:0 but has a live output of 4:2:2.
Fully supporting the needs of news camera operators, the HM650 offers
built-in GPS, WiFi connectivity allowing FTP file uploads, and remote
control and remote viewing Apps for both iOS and Android. Also, a dual
codec recording capacity allows for simultaneous HD + SD or HD + ¼ HD
capture for web delivery.
Three 1/3" 12-bit CMOS sensors are each capable of a max resolution of
1920 x 1080. A 23x Fujinon autofocus zoom lens shoots long and wide
angles and is operable by manual functions. The camera offers F11
sensitivity @2000 lux as well as a built-in 3-position ND filter.
Connections include HD-SDI and HDMI. Comprehensive recording options
consist of MPEG-2, AVCHD, and SD and Proxy H.264. Two SDXC/SDHC slots
are available for dual-backup, continuous recording.
A viewfinder, LCD display and built-in microphone provide additional flexibility in on-the-go shooting.