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Panasonic AG AG-HVX200A Brochure & Specs

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A powerful 13x zoom lens with a wider, 30mm angle of view (35mm equivalent),
and a new progressive CCD greatly improves S/N ratio and lowers smear.



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  • Page 1 AG-HVX200A series Memory Card Camera-Recorder (AG-HVX201/AG-HVX202/AG-HVX204) A powerful 13x zoom lens with a wider, 30mm angle of view (35mm equivalent), and a new progressive CCD greatly improves S/N ratio and lowers smear. Digital Mini Video Cassette...
  • Page 2 The AG-HVX200A series — P2 HD Camcorder for a Wide Range of Video Productions. Panasonic's handheld P2 HD camcorders are packed with advanced video technologies. The AG-HVX200 is widely praised as a revolutionary professional production tool for an array of applications, from filmmaking through broadcasting.
  • Page 3 Producing "Paths to Civilization" in China Producing a documentary in Polynesia Producing a movie in Japan...
  • Page 4 The powerful 13x zoom lens, specially designed for HD recording, has a wide 30mm angle of view (35mm equivalent). The new lens, which is based on Panasonic's acclaimed wide-angle lens design, covers most shooting situations without requiring a wide-angle conversion lens. Its minimum object distance (MOD) of about 1.9 ft (0.6 meter) at the telephoto setting helps to maximize the handheld...
  • Page 5 High-Resolution Native Progressive 1080/60p Scan Progressive to interlace conversion, cross conversion and down conversion all start with the 1080p/60 scan. That initial 1080p Native Progressive Scan offers the highest level of vertical resolution possible at this level of camera. Keep in mind that the camera does not record this signal but uses it as a basis for all capture.
  • Page 6 P2 Card Revolution A Semiconductor Memory that Reflects Today's Leading Digital Technologies Super-Compact, Large Capacity and High Speed P2, which stands for Professional Plug-in, is a compact solid-state memory card designed for professional AV use. Basically, four SD/SDHC Memory Cards are packaged together to create a single P2 card.
  • Page 7 Marker. * This function requires P2 viewer or P2CMS software for Windows PC or MAC computers, which P2 users can download for free. Visit and click "P2 Support and Download." Connects Directly to PCs and Macs In PC mode, the AG-HVX200A series connects directly via USB 2.0...
  • Page 8 Allows Cinematic Expression Variable Frame Rate from 12 to 50 fps Panasonic's VariCam – named for its ground-breaking variable frame rate capability – is widely used in the production of movies, TV programs and commercials. With the AG-HVX200A series, the variable frame rate function is also available in this compact camera.
  • Page 9 Cine-Like Gamma Provides Warmer, Film-Like Colour Tones Eight-Mode Gamma for Richer Gradation Drawing on technologies developed for the VariCam, Panasonic has equipped the AG-HVX200A series with advanced gamma functions that address eight different shooting scenarios and enhances your creative abilities. Included are the...
  • Page 10: Professional Design

    Professional Design Manual Zoom, Focus, Iris and Gain Functions for the Professional Cam-Driven Manual Zoom The cam-driven (mechanical) manual zoom ring provides the same fast, precise zooming as cameras with interchangeable lenses. You'll also enjoy the operating feel. When you turn the zoom ring, you experience the same kind of steady resistance as you feel with 35mm lenses.
  • Page 11 The AG-HVX200A series has the same magnesium alloy diecast chassis as our DVCPRO broadcast models. This ultra-tough, ruggedly built camcorder protects the precision parts within, giving the AG-HVX200A series outstanding reliability and durability. Built for professionals, the AG-HVX200A series stands up to the bumps and jolts that may occur in the field.
  • Page 12: System Interfaces

    Read "Notes Regarding the Handling of P2 Files Using a PC" on the back page. * 2:For information on compatible nonlinear editing systems, visit and click "Nonlinear Compatibility Information." For the operating requirements and other details of editing software, visit the website of the relevant software manufacturer.
  • Page 13 Versatile Operating Style Simple Solution Using just an AG-HVX200A series and a laptop computer (PC or Mac) you can access each clip or transfer clips via USB 2.0 (PC) or IEEE 1394 (Mac) without a capturing process. By using AG-HVX200A AG-HVX200A the P2 gear AG-HPG10, you can also copy files between cards.
  • Page 14 Side view (with LCD monitor open) Side view (with terminal cover removed) Top controls Rear view (including playback and thumbnail functions)
  • Page 15: Specifications

    *Please do not use 80 minutes miniDV cassette tapes AY-DVMCL Cleaning tape SD/SDHC memory card P2HD UTILITY SOFTWARE You can download the following P2 Utility Softrware at panasonic web site. < pro-av/support/desk/e/download.htm> Utility Software: • P2 Store Manager • Drive Mount Converter • P2 Viewer •...
  • Page 16 P2 store. The included P2 driver is compatible with Windows Vista, Windows XP, Windows 2000 and Mac OSX. For other operating requirements, refer to the P2 installation manual. The P2 driver and the P2 installation manual can be downloaded free from a Panasonic website. Visit and click "P2 Support and Download."...

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