Sony PMW-300


What do you get when you combine Sony’s advanced Exmor HD image sensor technology with the high chroma resolution of the MPEG HD422 HD recording format? The Sony PMW-300 – the first semi-shoulder mounted camcorder of its kind! Incorporating the PMW-EX3 model’s lens and imager, the PMW-300 also introduced advanced signal processing that suppresses noise, renders higher quality images, and takes the signal-to-noise ratio to a whole new level of excellence.

The Sony PMW-300’s high bit rate allows for effortless capture of fast movements, while its chroma subsampling expands its functionality and allows for almost any kind of recording. Its features and functions include, but are not limited to:

  • Up to 15 seconds of cache Recording
  • 1/4, 1/16 and 1/64 ND filter positions
  • 8 assignable switches
  • QHD 960 X 540 resolution viewfinder
  • Three HD 3CMOS sensors like the 1/2″ Exmor
  • 50 Mbps MPEG HD422
  • 2 ExpressCard SxS Memory Card Slots
  • XAVC Intra (firmware v. 1.2+)
  • XAVC Log GOP recordings (firmware v. 1.3+)
  • Interchangeable HD lens system with 14x optical zoom
  • 8 pin remote for multi-cam operation
  • Motion campture frequency of 1fps up to 60fps
  • Viewfinder with 3.5-inch Color Quarter HD resolution 960(H) x 3(RGB) x540(V)
  • Newly incorporated USB connection allows for wireless remote control, video streaming and high resolution/XAVC proxy file transfer

Body Package Includes

Camera body (PL) with Top Handle
EVF with 2x Cables, EVF extension bracket


5x 32GB SxS Cards with reader


Choice of Bridge Plate(Studio 19 or 15) and dovetail, or Sony V-plate adapter and Sony plate
2×12″ 15mm rods


AC Power Adapter for camera
12v 2pin LEMO to 4pin XLR cables
6x 190ah Lithium Ion Batteries (V-mount) w/charger

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