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Panasonic AJD-215

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Model Description:
1/3 inch IT 3CCD DVCPRO Camcorder

Equipment Details

cables, batteries, battery charger,

Model Details

The AJ-D215 is a DVCPRO camcorder for professional users. The AJ-D215 records for up to 184 minutes on a single DVCPRO large cassette. This lets you shoot even long events without switching tapes while enjoying a high level of reliability - DVCPRO's metal particle tape is renowned for durability and stability.


  • Superior low light performance
  • 5 lux minimum illumination
  • Built-in ND filter for stable picture quality even when shooting outdoors under bright sunlight
  • Records up to 184 minutes on a single DVCPRO large cassette
  • Industry standard bayonet mount removable lens
  • Auto tracking white balance
  • IEEE 1394-based DVCPRO terminal allows connection to a back-up DVCPRO VTR for digital dubbing with superb picture and sound quality
  • Less than 16W power consumption
  • 7-speed electronic shutter (1/100–1/8000)
  • Built-in SMPTE time code generator/reader
  • High-resolution 1.5" electronic viewfinder
  • Audio inputs use standard XLR connectors
  • Playback with no adaptor necessary
  • Anton/Bauer gold mount plate
  • Manual audio level
  • 1-touch camera status report
  • Battery: Anton/Bauer, NP-1, BP-90, AU-BP402, AU-BP220
  • DC In: XLR 4-pin (Male)
  • Power Consumption: Less than 16W (including 1.5" viewfinder)
  • Operating Temperature: 0°C to 40°C (32°F to 104°F)
  • Storage Temperature: -20°C to 60°C (4°F to 140°F)
  • Operating Humidity: Less than 80%
  • Continuous Recording Time: Approx. 120 min. with ABT14, Anton/Bauer Trimpac battery
  • Camera Pick-up Device: Interline Transfer 1/3" CCD image sensor with On-Chip lens (x 3)
  • Camera Digital Quantization: 8 bits A/D
  • Camera Digital Signal Processing: 13.5 MHz/27MHz
  • Camera Sensitivity: 2000 lux with F5.6 +1/2, 3200 K
  • Camera S/N Ratio: 60dB (typical)
  • Camera Vertical Resolution: 400 TV lines
  • Camera Registration Error: Less than 0.03% (all zones, without lens)
  • Camera Gain: 0/+6/+12dB, 0/+9/+18dB
  • Camera Optical System: F1.4 prism system
  • Camera ND Filter: 1/16 Manual on/off by slide switch
  • Camera Viewfinder Horizontal Resolution: 600 TV lines (center)
  • Camera Viewfinder Control: VR: bright, contrast, peaking; SW: tally, zebra, character
  • VCR Format: DVCPRO 1/4" digital compressed recording
  • VCR Recording Track: Digital Video; Digital Audio: 2CH; Sub-Code; CTL: 1 Track
  • VCR Tape Speed: 33.820mm/s
  • VCR Cassette Size: AJ-5P92L: 125 x 78 x 14.6mm
  • VCR Recording/Playback Time: Approx. 198 min. using AJ-5P92L
  • VCR Video - Sampling Frequency: Y: 13.5 MHz; C (PB/PR): 3.375 MHz
  • VCR Video - Quantization: 8 bits/sample
  • VCR Video - Error Correction: Reed-Solomon Code
  • VCR Video - Bandwidth: Y: 0 to 5.75 MHz +1.0/-3.0dB
  • VCR Video - S/N Ratio: 55dB
  • VCR Video - Y/C Delay: 20ns or less
  • VCR Audio - Sampling Frequency: 48kHz
  • VCR Audio - Quantization: 16 bits/sample
  • VCR Audio - Frequency Response: 20Hz-20kHz, +1.0dB/-1.5dB
  • VCR Audio - Distortion: Less than 0.2% (at 1kHz, reference level)
  • VCR Audio - Crosstalk: Less than -65dB (at 1kHz, between 2 channels)
  • VCR Audio - Wow & Flutter: Below measurable limit
  • VCR Audio - Headroom: 20dB
  • VCR Audio - AGC Level: Standard, +8dB
  • VCR Front Mic In: XLR 3-pin, balanced, -60dBu, 3k ohms -60/-50/-40dBu selectable
  • VCR Audio In (CH1/CH2): MIC/LINE Switchable with internal DIP SW; MIC: -60/-50/-40dBu selectable, 10k ohms; LINE: -6/0/+4dBu selectable, 10k ohms
  • VCR Video Out: BNC x 1, 1.0Vp-p, 75 ohms
  • VCR S-Video Out: 4-pin x 1; Y: 1.0Vp-p, 75 ohms; C: 0.286Vp-p, 75 ohms
  • VCR Audio Out (CH1/CH2): RCA (CH1/CH2), -6dBu unbalanced, low impedance
  • VCR Headphones: Stereo mini jack
  • DVCPRO I/F (Option): IEEE1394 standard (6-pin)

  • Power Requirements : 12VDC (10.5V to 17V)
  • Net Weight : Approx. 5.9 kg (13.0 lbs.) (including lens, V.F., tape, and battery pack)
  • Minimum Illumination : 5 lux (F1.4, +18dB gain)
  • Shutter Speed : 1/100 to 1/8000-sec.
  • Horizontal Resolution : 500 TV lines (Center)
  • Lens Mount : 1/3" bayonet mount (conversion lens)
  • Viewfinder : 1.5" monochrome
  • Tape Format : 1/4" Metal Particle Tape
  • CCD Configuration : 3 high-density 1/3" IT CCDs

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