Ready to shoot in any environment, the Sony PXW-Z150 professional handheld camera from Sony offers incredible 4K image quality, instant HDR workflow, Full HD 120fps high frame rate slow motion and advanced network connectivity for live streaming and wireless workflows.
Breakthrough imaging performance
The Z150 camera is the world’s first professional camcorder to feature a 1.0″ stacked CMOS image sensor. This innovative integrated sensor offers twice the readout speed compared to conventional 1.0″ sensors, allowing for incredible Full HD 120fps slow motion recording and stunning 4K resolution. Full pixel readout helps make the most of the full potential of the large 1.0″ sensor, without the need to lose pixels or skip lines, which can cause moiré.
The large 1.0″ sensor is also brighter, has higher resolution and offers greater booked with shallow depth of field, allowing you to create beautiful cinematic images that will inspire you and delight your clients.
Capture incredible 4K images in HDR
The Z150 offers a breakthrough in image capture for cameras in its class, enabling 4K QFHD (3840×2160) recording using the advanced 100Mbps XAVC Long GOP codec for true professional-quality 4K performance. . It also supports the recording of 4K High Dynamic Range (HDR) content with file-based Hybrid Log-Gamma (HLG) workflows, for truly incredible images with greater color gamut and variety.* To maximize the quality of images, the Sony Z150 camcorder incorporates an amazing 12x optical zoom lens that offers high resolution and contrast throughout the image. Sony’s advanced Clear Image Zoom function increases magnification to 18 xs when shooting 4K QFHD and 24 xs in HD, to fully exploit the imaging capabilities of the large 1-inch stacked sensor.
Professional functionality without compromise
The Z150 camera transforms expectations of the possible by being a handheld camcorder you can confidently use for almost any type of application. This includes continuous high frame rate recording of up to 120 fps (frames per second) in Full HD quality, allowing for stunning 5x slow motion recording. With the 4K XAVC Long GOP codec at a speed of 100 Mbps, incredible 4K images are achieved, while integration with established broadcast workflows is simplified thanks to the possibility of recording in Full HD using the XAVC Long GOP codec ( 4:2:2/10-bit at 50 Mbps) and MPEG-2 HD (50 Mbps/35 Mbps). You can even use the AVCHD format to further expand your workflow flexibility. Whichever way you want to shoot, the Z150 makes it possible.
The perfect handheld camera
The Best sony camcorders is not just about a compact and lightweight design, it also packs in advanced features to reduce the need to carry bulky accessories that slow you down. A four-position ND filter will save you the need to carry a bag of filters, while the MI shoe eliminates wiring when connecting a microphone or even a light. Advanced networking capabilities include built-in Wi-Fi for live streaming and wireless FTP*, greatly increasing your ability to get from one location to another. In addition, the camera can be easily controlled from a smartphone or tablet using the Wi-Fi remote control function. Every last detail has been thought of, including the level of energy efficiency, which offers a remarkable continuous recording time of 400 minutes**.