Panasonic releases the AK-UC3300GJ/UC3300GSJ,
a 4K studio camera with high sensitivity,
low noise and excellent color reproduction
November 13, 2020
Osaka, Japan (November 13, 2020) – Panasonic Corporation has announced the release of the
AK-UC3300GJ/UC3300GSJ 4K Studio Camera, a camera that supports a range of applications ranging from studio production to coverage of live events, and the AK-HRP1015GJ Remote Operation Panel (ROP)*1, which can be used to operate the camera, in November 2020.
TThe AK-UC3300GJ/UC3300GSJ 4K Studio Camera is equipped with a large 11.14 megapixel image sensor and uses oversampling to achieve a horizontal and vertical resolution of 2,000 TV lines, enabling high resolution reproduction of detailed images. With high sensitivity of F10/59.94Hz and F11/50Hz (2,000 lx), it enables high-quality video shooting with low noise while maintaining S/N ratio of 62 dB or higher even in dim light.
4K/HD multi-format support ranging from 2160/59.94p and 50p 4K to full HD videos enables operation that fits various production applications. 2x high-speed shooting can be selected in HD high-speed shooting mode to enable slow motion shots at live sports and other events. The camera supports interfaces ranging from uncompressed 12G-SDI output*2, a standard requirement in the 4K era, to TICO*3 over SDI (4K over 3G-SDI）output*2, lightweight compression technology that enables the transmission of 4K signals over conventional 3G-SDI cables, and the next-generation IP transmission standard SMPTE ST2110*4. This enables selection as appropriate for each use case while maintaining compatibility with existing equipment.
The AK-HRP1015GJ Remote Operation Panel (ROP)*1 can be connected with a single cable and supports IP connection and PoE*5 power supply.
Panasonic will continue to provide new value that supports those working at studios and live production through 4K studio camera systems that combine high-quality visuals with ease of use to create a better life and a better world.
- *1: Not available in some areas.
- *2: When connecting to an AK-UCU600PJ/UCU600EJ/UCU600PSJ/UCU600ESJ Camera Control Unit (CCU).
- *3: A codec developed by intoPIX. Stands for “Tiny Codec”.
- *4: Compatible with Camera Control Unit (CCU) AK-UCU600PJ/UCU600EJ/UCU600PSJ/UCU600ESJ in HD mode with IP/12G/3G Interface Kit AK-NP600G (sold separately) equipped.
- *5: Abbreviation of Power over Ethernet.
- * This unit does not support Build-up Units. When using box lenses, a lens supporter from the lens manufacturer is required.
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