HDCU-3500 (HDCU3500)

IP-ready Camera Control Unit (CCU) for HDC-3500 4K/HD system camera

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Overview

The HDCU-3500 Camera Control Unit is designed for operation with the Sony HDC-3500 and HDC-3500 4K/HD system cameras. It provides interfaces to external equipment and power supply to the camera in a compact, portable half rack width 3U form factor that’s ideal for OB production environments.

A 12G-SDI and 4K output is available via an optional software license HZCU-UHD35. The CCU also provides a pathway for IP operation with HDC Series optical fibre studio cameras.

IP Tally support (TSL UMD v5.0) is featured as standard, while CCU menu settings can be conveniently adjusted remotely via a network

Features

Compact body, powerful capability
This CCU realize 4K and IP in half lack size compact body.
Ready for IP
The optional HKCU-SFP50 IP Interface Kit adds ST 2110 4K/HD IP video/audio and IP intercam capabilities.
High quality long distance signal transmission
Combined with the optional HKCU-SM30 interface kit, the compact HDCU-3500 can be directly connected to the HDC-3500 or HDC-3100 using 3G Single Mode Fibre (SMF) for long distance transmission up to 10km, making it ideal for space-limited operations such as OB trucks.
Wide range of HDC camera support
HDCU-3500 support not only HDC-3500, HDC-3100 but existing HDC-2500 series natively. Moreover, with hardware options, HDCU-3500 is capable of connecting to HDC-5500, the flagship 4K camera.
MENU setting from web browser
The CCU support menu control from web browser. The status monitoring of multiple CCU, setting file import/export and remote firmware update enhance the efficiency and convenience of the operation.

Specifications

General
Power requirements
100 V to 240 V AC, 50 / 60 Hz
Current consumption
4.5 A (max.)
Operating temperature
–10 °C to +40 °C (14 °F to +104 °F)
Storage temperature
–20 °C to +60 °C (–4 °F to +140 °F)
Mass
Approx. 6.3 kg (13 lb 14 oz)
Input/output connectors
CAMERA FIBER
Optical fiber connector (x1)
CAMERA TRIAX
No
INTERCOM / TALLY / IO PORT
D-sub 50-pin connector (x1), INTERCOM (PROD/ENG), 4 W: 0 dBu, RTS: 0 dBu, CC: –14 dBu, PGM, 3 systems, 0dBu/–20dBu, TALLY (R, G, Y), FLAG
RCP / CNU
8-pin multi-connector (x1)
TRUNK
12-pin (x1)
LAN-COM
8-pin (x1)
NETWORK TRUNK
8-pin (x1)
SDI I / O 1 to 4
3G / HD / SD-SDI I / O, BNC (x4), 3G-SDI: SMPTE ST424 / 425 Level-A / B, 0.8 Vp-p, 75 Ω, 2.970 Gbps / 2.967 Gbps, HD-SDI: SMPTE ST292, 0.8 Vp-p, 75 Ω, 1.485 Gbps / 1.4835 Gbps
REFERENCE IN / OUT
BNC (x2), loop-through output, HD: SMPTE ST274, tri-level sync, 0.6 Vp-p, 75 Ω, SD: Black burst (NTSC: 0.286 Vp-p, 75 Ω/PAL: 0.3 Vp-p, 75 Ω) or NTSC 10F-BB
Input connectors
AC IN
AC 100 V to 240 V (x1)
SDI RET 1 to 4
BNC (x4), 3G-SDI: SMPTE ST424 / 425, 2.970 Gbps / 2.967 Gbps, HD-SDI: SMPTE ST292, 1.485 Gbps / 1.4835 Gbps, SD-SDI: SMPTE ST259, 270 Mbps
PROMPTER and PROMPTER 2 / VBS-RET
BNC (x2), loop-through output during 1CH mode, terminate internally at 75 Ω during 2CH mode, analog signal, 1.0 Vp-p, 75 Ω
Output connectors
AUDIO OUT CH1, CH2
XLR 3-pin, male (x2), 0dBu / –20 dBu / +4 dBu
CHARACTER / ABS / EBU
NC (x1), VBS, 1 Vp-p, 75 Ω
AES/EBU format
VBS / HD and AES / EBU selectable
SDI OUT 1 to 4
3G / HD / SD SDI OUTPUT, BNC (x4), 3G-SDI: SMPTE ST424 / 425 Level-A / B, 0.8 Vp-p, 75 Ω, 2.970 Gbps / 2.967 Gbps, HD-SDI: SMPTE ST292, 0.8 Vp-p, 75 Ω, 1.485 Gbps / 1.4835 Gbps
SD-SDI: SMPTE ST259, 0.8 Vp-p, 75 Ω, 270 Mbps, 3G-SDI / HD-SDI / SD-SDI, character signal selectable
UHD SDI A, B
12G / 3G / HD SDI OUTPUT, BNC (x2)
12G SDI: SMPTE ST2082, 0.8 Vp-p, 75 Ω, 11.88 Gbps / 11.868 Gbps
* 12G SDI can be selected by installing the HZCU-UHD35.
3G SDI: SMPTE ST424 / 425 Level-A / B, 0.8 Vp-p, 75 Ω, 2.970 Gbps / 2.967 Gbps
HD SDI: SMPTE ST292, 0.8 Vp-p, 75 Ω, 1.485 Gbps / 1.4835 Gbps
UHD SDI C, D
12G / 3G / HD SDI I / O, BNC (x2)
12G SDI: SMPTE ST2082, 0.8 Vp-p, 75 Ω, 11.88 Gbps / 11.868 Gbps
* 12G SDI can be selected by installing the HZCU-UHD35.
3G SDI: SMPTE ST424 / 425 Level-A / B, 0.8 Vp-p, 75 Ω, 2.970 Gbps / 2.967 Gbps
HD SDI: SMPTE ST292, 0.8 Vp-p, 75 Ω, 1.485 Gbps/1.4835 Gbps
Supplied accessories
Number plates (1 set),
Before Using this Unit (1),
Operating Instructions (CD-ROM) (1)
Optional accessories
United States and Canada: Power cord set (1-551-812-XX) Other areas: Power cord set (1-782-929-XX)
United States and Canada: Plug holder B (2-990-242-01) Other areas: Plug holder C (3-613-640-01)
CCA-5-3 Connection Cable (3 meters), CCA-5-10 Connection Cable (10 meters)