4K handheld live streaming camcorder

GY-HC550E

GY-HC550E
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The GY-HC550 handheld 4K camcorder features class-leading streaming and IP connectivity, with 10-bit Apple ProRes 422 50/60p recording in both 4K and HD to SSD. Ideal for ENG, production and sports, the camera provides IP connectivity from any location to anywhere in the world.

Features

  • 4K Rec + HD streaming + 4K HDMI output
  • Broadcast overlay on video and streaming
  • 4K UHD 60p/50p ProRes 4:2:2 10-bit recording to SSD*
  • HDR recording, HLG or J-Log1 (10-bit)
  • 4K UHD 30p/25p/24p 4:2:0 8-bit recording to SDHC/SDXC card
  • 1" (effective) CMOS sensor with high picture quality
  • F12 Sensitivity
  • Newly-developed 4K lens with 20x zoom
  • High performance 1080 60p/50p live streaming
  • Built-in wireless LAN (2.4GHz/5GHz) MIMO with external antenna
  • Low latency and high-quality streaming up to 20Mbps
  • Return over IP (Return video and IFB)
  • Auto FTP to upload native video clips automatically
  • LAN terminal (Streaming/IFB/Remote) in addition to USB host (v3.0)
  • 4-inch high resolution LCD monitor
  • 40x lossless dynamic zoom
  • XLR audio connectors
  • NEW HD Recording to SSD*
  • NEW Progressive Auto FTP File transfer
  • NEW SRT Live Streaming Protocol (optional selection ZIXI or SRT) also RTMPS Protocol available
  • Backup to SSD*
  • NTP Time server supported
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Technical Specifications

GY-HC550E - 4K handheld live streaming camcorder

Product Highlights
Firmware v0140 now available – click on the Product Support tab for the download link.

Firmware v0120 - added features, such as HD recording on SSD, SRT streaming Protocol, Back Recording, RTMPS for Facebook, Progressive Auto FTP, NTP support, TC in Live-streaming, DNR Picture Improvements, supports KA-EN200 the new H265 slot in decoder, also the NEW RM-LP250S/M can be used with this camcorder. HD MPEG-2 MOV,MXF at the HD-WEB recording mode,Camera Menu at the remote screen for deeper remote set-ups, Infrared shooting mode now easy to select via User Function keys.
The download package include all information in details.
Info
Camera Front-End Specifications
Image Sensor (inch)
1" (effective) CMOS
Number of Sensors
1
Mega Pixels
9,35 mio
Sensitivity in F at 2000 Lux
F 12
Shutter speed
1/6 to 1/10000
White Balance modes
FAW, AWA, 3200K, 5600K, Manual
Color Matrix adjustment
Yes
Wide Dynamic Range Mode (WDR)
Yes
LOG Mode
Yes, J-LOG HLR
User selected function buttons
Yes
User Customizes Menu
Yes
Optical Specifications
Lens mount
Internal
Optical Zoom X times
20
Dynamic Zoom x times
40
Lens F Number
2.8 to 4.5
Lens ratio from / to
9.43mm to 188.6mm
Lens ratio equivalent to 35mm
28mm to 560mm
Auto Focus
Yes
Optical Image stabilization
Yes
Filter Diameter in mm
82mm
Build in ND Filters
3 Filters: 1/4, 1/16, 1/64 plus OPEN
Recording Formats
Media
SDHC/SDXC memory card x 2 plus M2 SSD Slot with Adapter* optional
Media Class
4K/70 Mbps,HD and below Class 10 4K/150Mbps UHS1-U3 (no UHS-2)
Recording slots
3
Encoder
ProRes, MPEG-4 AVC/H.264 (HD/SD), MPEG-2 (HD)
File Format MOV
Yes
File Format MP4
Yes
File Format MXF
Yes
Video Codec MPEG2 Long GOP
Yes
Video Codec MPEG4 AVC/H264 4K/HD
Yes
Video Codec H264 (SD)
Yes
Video Codec others
4K UHD ProRes / Proxy H264
Recording Resolution Formats
Resolution 3840 x 2160
Yes, 4K UHD 60p/50p (ProRes) 422HQ/422/422LT 10-bit
4K UHD 30p/25p/24p (H.264) 4:2:2 10-bit / 4:2:0 8-bit 150Mbps/70Mbps
Resolution 1920 x 1080
Yes
Resolution 1280 x720
Yes
Resolution 720 x 576
Yes, 50i
Resolution 960 x 540
Yes
Resolution 480 x 270
Yes
SD Recording
Yes
Audio Channels
2
Audio Recording modes
LPCM 2ch, 48kHz/16-bit (MOV/MXF*), µ-Law 2ch (Proxy), AAC 2ch (MP4)
Audio Filters
Yes
IP Section of the Product
IP Main Connection
USB A Host, Ethernet LAN RJ45 1000Base-T
IP Connection supports
Ethernet, WIFI - and LTE USB Adapters
IP Build-in WIFI
Yes
IP Build in WIFI-Band aera support
2,4GHz and 5GHz with MIMO
IP Features Live-Streaming
Yes
IP Features Remote
Yes, via RM-LP100 or Web-Browser no apps needed
IP Features FTP
Yes, Different protocols
IP Features Auto FTP Upload
Yes
IP Features Meta-Data
Yes, Local and Remote editing and data exchange
IP Features IFB (Audio-Return via IP)
Yes, with optional Audio encoder AAC Format
IP Video Return stream
Yes
Live-Streaming Bitrates
1920 x 1080 (59.94p/50p) 20 – 8Mbps, (29.97p/25p) 20 – 3Mbps, 1920 x 1080 (59.94i/50i) 20 – 3Mbps,
1280 x 720 (59.94p/50p) 20 – 3Mbps, 1280 x 720 (29.97p/25p) 8 – 1.5Mbps,
640 x 360 (59.94p/50p) 3/1.5Mbps, 640 x 360 (29.97p/25p) 3 – 0.3Mbps
Live-Streaming Protocols
RTMP, MPEG2-TS/UDP, MPEG2-TS/TCP, MPEG2-TS/RTP, RTSP/RTP, Zixi* or SRT (optional selection)
Live-Streaming Single cast
Yes
Live-Streaming Multicast
Yes
Live-Streaming reconnect
Yes
Live-Streaming and simultaneous REC
Yes
Live-Streaming Pre-sets of destinations
4
FTP Protocol formats
FTP / SFTP / FTPS
FTP upload during REC
Yes
FTP servers presets
4
Meta-Data presets of servers
3
Note for all kind of USB Adapters
The connection to a network will be made by the USB Host Port of the camcorder (on the right back end side of the camcorder). Please select the device which you are going to use: WIFI dongle / 3G/4G dongle or a CAT Network adapter.The Adapter you going to be use must be a registered Adapter (see attached compatible list), cause all of these Adapter needs dedicate drivers, which to be implemented into the camcorder.In the case for LTE adapters, there must be done a pre-set of these dongles in your local PC first!
Special Features
Overlay for Broadcast-News
Yes
Fix Templates
Yes
Self Modify Templates via SDP Generator
Yes
Text support
Yes
Logo support
Yes
LIVE Logo
Yes
Overlay output selection
Yes, REC / LIVE / STREAM
IN-OUT´s Connections
OUT HDSDI
Yes, 3G HDSDI
OUT HDSDI Format max.
1080/60p,50p 10 Bit 4:2:2 EE
OUT HDMI
Yes
OUT HDMI Format max.
UHD
OUT AV
Yes, 3.5mm mini jack
OUT Audio Headphone
Yes, 1 times 3.5mm mini jack
IN Audio XLR MIC/LINE
Yes, 2 CH with +48 V Mic and Line support
Time code IN/OUT
Yes
Wired remote IN
Yes, serial LANC 2.5mm mini jack
USB HOST
Yes
Option Slot
SSD Caddy Support
EVF and LCD
Operation Panel Type
LCD
Operation Panel Resolution
WVGA (800 x 480), 800 x 450 at 16:9
Operation Panel Size diagonal in inch
3.97
Electronic Viewfinder (EVF) Type
LCOS
Electronic Viewfinder (EVF) Resolution
Quad VGA (1280 x 960), 1280 x 720 at 16:9
Electronic Viewfinder (EVF) Size diagonal in inch
0.4
Power and Enviroment Spec´s
Power AC
Yes, DV12V(AC Adapter)
Power DC
Yes, 7,2 Volt Battery BN-VC264
Battery types
BN-VC264
Power consumption
17,5 Watt
Mechanical Informations
Weight in kg
3,1 kg
Measurements (WxHxD) in mm
W 195 x H 230 x D 445
Include Package
Battery
Yes, BN-VC296G
AC/DC adapter
Yes, AC Adapter
Cable 1
Yes, Power cord
Additional s
Yes, Wireless Antennas 2x, Lens Cap
General Editing Note
NOTE:
Simulated pictures.The values for weight and dimensions are approximate.E.&O.E. Design and specifications subject to change without notice.
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