Panasonic DMW-YAGHPP Owner's Manual

Panasonic DMW-YAGHPP Owner's Manual

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  • Page 1 Owner’s Manual Interface Unit DMW-YAGHPP Model No. Please read these instructions carefully before using this product, and save this manual for future use. If you have any questions, visit: USA : VQT5K48 CH0314TY0 -FJ...
  • Page 2: Read This First

    Read this first! WARNING: • To reduce the risk of fire, do not expose this equipment to rain or moisture. • To reduce the risk of fire, keep this equipment away from all liquids. Use and store only in locations which are not exposed to the risk of dripping or splashing liquids, and do not place any liquid containers on top of the equipment.
  • Page 3 Read this first! (continued) CAUTION: Do not lift the unit or the camera with a tripod attached. The additional weight on the unit from the attached tripod may damage the connection between the unit and the camera, and may result in injuries. When a tripod is attached, always carry the equipment by the tripod.
  • Page 4: Fcc Warning

    Read this first! (continued) FCC NOTICE (USA) This device complies with part 15 of the FCC Rules. Operation is subject to the following two conditions: (1) This device may not cause harmful interference, and (2) this device must accept any interference received, including interference that may cause undesired operation.
  • Page 5: Table Of Contents

    The unit is exclusively for Panasonic DMC-GH4 digital camera. Mounting the unit to a digital camera allows you to output 4K, 3G-SDI, and HD-SDI compatible video from the SDI terminal and perform video production with higher-quality video. Two-channel audio input (XLR) is supported with audio level meters available.
  • Page 6: Handling The Unit

    „ Handling the unit „ yThe unit is not splash proof or dust proof. Be careful not to allow sand, dust, or water to adhere or enter into the terminal area, digital camera, or this unit when attaching or removing this unit. yThis unit is not waterproof, so it cannot be used underwater.
  • Page 7: Accessories

    Accessories yBe sure to dispose of the packaging materials in an appropriate manner after unpacking the unit. yThe following supplied accessories come attached to the unit. Terminal cap Terminal cap (electrical contacts) (interface contacts) (ENG) VQT5K48...
  • Page 8: Names And Functions Of Components

    Names and Functions of Components 18 2 3 5 14 HDMI connection terminal Notes on DC power supply (battery) Connects to the digital camera’s HDMI yVerify that the output voltage matches the connector. unit’s voltage rating before connection. yUse a rated output current that is equal Electrical contacts to or higher than the unit’s input current Interface contacts...
  • Page 9 Names and Functions of Components (continued) A power supply of +48 V will be TC IN terminal (BNC) provided to the AUDIO IN CH1 and Timecodes are input here. AUDIO IN CH2 terminals. Input a reference timecode to this terminal to synchronize the digital camera’s STEREO / MONO switch timecode to that of external equipment.
  • Page 10: Mounting To The Digital Camera

    Mounting to the Digital Camera yMake sure that a DC power supply is not connected to the unit’s DC IN terminal and that the digital camera is turned off. (Mounting or dismounting while the power is on may result in malfunction.) Remove the cover for the battery grip connector and cover for the interface unit connector on the digital camera, and ...
  • Page 11: Switching The Video Output

    Switching the Video Output When you mount the unit on a digital camera and set the camera to playback mode, videos and menus will not be displayed in the camera’s monitor. Press the [Fn3] button in such cases to switch the video output destination to the digital camera and display videos and menus in the camera’s monitor.
  • Page 12: Additional Menus

    Additional Menus When the unit is mounted on the digital camera, an additional menu will appear in the digital camera’s display. Be sure to read the digital camera’s manual together with this document. yMenu settings are registered to the digital camera when you turn it off. Motion Picture Interface Unit Settings for the interface unit...
  • Page 13 Additional Menus (continued) Setup Version Disp. Display the firmware version of the unit that is added. In addition, some settings in the following menu items will be restricted when the unit is mounted on the digital camera. Setup Motion Picture TV Connection HDMI Rec Output yHDMI Mode (Play):...
  • Page 14: Specifications

    Specifications „ Digital audio „ Power source: Sampling frequency: DC 12 V (11 V – 17 V), 1.4 A (DC 12 V) 48 kHz (video sync) (including digital camera) Quantization: 16 bit indicates safety information. Headroom: 12 dB Operating temperature: 0 °C to 40 °C (32 °F to 104 °F) „...
  • Page 15: Limited Warranty (Only For U.s.a.)

    Limited Warranty Coverage (For USA Only) If your product does not work properly because of a defect in materials or workmanship, Panasonic Corporation of North America (referred to as “the warrantor”) will, for the length of the period indicated on the chart below, which starts with the date of original purchase (“warranty period”), at its option either (a) repair...
  • Page 16 Owner’s Manual, and send it prepaid, adequately insured and packed well in a carton box. When shipping Lithium Ion batteries please visit our Web Site at as Panasonic is committed to providing the most up to date information. Include a letter detailing the complaint, a return address and provide a daytime phone number where you can be reached.
  • Page 17 For hearing or speech impaired TTY users, TTY: 1-877-833-8855 Accessory Purchases (United States) Purchase Parts, Accessories and Owner’s Manual online for all Panasonic Products by visiting our Web Site at: Or, send your request by E-mail to:
  • Page 18 Panasonic Corporation of North America Two Riverfront Plaza, Newark, NJ 07102-5490 © Panasonic Corporation 2014 Printed in China...

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