The GY-HM170E and GY-HM180E are JVC’s most cost effective 4K professional camcorders. They are the same but the GY-HM180E adds 3G SDI making it the most cost-effective SDI HD and 4K video camera on the market.
Both models have XLR for professional balanced audio connectivity and are capable of shooting 4:2:2 full HD at 50Mbps, plus you can output live 4K via HDMI. The GY-HM180’s integrated 12x optical zoom lens and 4K CMOS sensor deliver razor-sharp 4K Ultra HD recordings directly to SDHC/SDXC memory cards, plus its small size allows you to shoot in venues unsuitable for larger cameras.
The GY-HM170E and GY-HM180E are ideal videographer and events HD camcorders suitable for education usage for schools, college and universities as well as corporate videography, house of worship and even sports.
The JVC GY-HM180E is the cheapest video camera on the market with SDI. This SDI output makes it ideal for using with a vision mixer like Newtek Tricaster, Blackmagic ATEM switchers, Ross Video, For-A, DataVideo or any others. The professional XLR connections make it easy to connect up professional microphones to deliver the best results to your audience.