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HXC-FZ90 Studio Camera System

Portable studio camera for 4K HD production.

Networked Live logo, 4K logo, HDR Logo, SR Live logo

A flexible studio camera for today’s live productions and a high-resolution future

High performance studio camera that easily upgraded to 4k with software option.

Combine high image quality with seamless integration and smoother live workflows, whether you’re producing event coverage, sports, House of worship or OTT like Esports.

High image quality for HD and 4K productions

Thanks to a Sony 2/3-inch 4K CMOS image sensor. Or deliver especially crisp, rich HD coverage by oversampling from 4K.

Invest less now by starting with HD shooting, then upgrade to 4K later with software license in a permanent/monthly/weekly basis.

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Camera operator’s silhouette filming an event

Flexible integration, whatever your camera set-up

Ideally suited to 4K HDR productions and adaptable to the look you need, embracing wide color BT.2020 and SR Live support for HDR (HLG/S-Log3).

Handle 4K output directly from the camera, via 12G-SDI connection, for stand alone use. Moreover, it enables to operate wirelessly and record directly, with the third party accessories.

Functions designed for easier live productions

Specific features make live operations easier, from focus assists to headset intercom.

Our Total Level Control System (TLCS) provides easy automatic control of Iris, Gain and Shutter.

With Network Trunk, it is possible to control and operate devices such as PTZ camera, as well as giving you high-speed data transmission between the camera and its CCU for remote operation

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HXC-FZ90 camera model options
HXC-FZ90HN / HXC-FZ90HL

Camera body only model.

HXC-FZ90SN / HXC-FZ90SL

Camera body, lens kit, and large viewfinder included.

Studio: Easy, integrated operation

Easily capture a crisp image, with various focus assist functions such as Dynamic Focus and Focus Assist Indicator, helping operators to keep the picture sharp.

Meanwhile, Iris, Gain and Shutter can all be controlled simply.

Transmit data for teleprompters, and control PTZ cameras with Network Trunk.

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Live production team filming an event in a studio

Events: Reliable images and flexible features

Capture high-quality images, even in darker environments, thanks to our high sensitivity CMOS imager and processes.

Dynamic Contrast (UMBRA Function) assists focus control even in the dark places.

Native 60.00P format for online streaming.

Communicate through intercom using your own stereo mini-jack headsets.

Operate the camera from the front panel of the CCU with Iris and paint control.

Sports: Designed for fast-paced action

Make sure your live images are always clear and powerful, with the ARIA function that automatically compensates for ramping and peripheral light loss in supported lenses.

Possibility to extend transmission distance using HXCE-FZ90 with single mode fibre up to 10km.

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A woman presenting an event and smiling

Corporate and Education: Sensitive and digitally extended

Digital extender takes advantage of the 4K image sensor for a 2x magnify that delivers a Full HD image, and a 4x magnify with no brightness degradation.

Rely on the high sensitivity needed for darker environments, without worrying about image noise.

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Specifications

Power Consumption
Approx.56W (Camera body only)
Operating Temperature
-10°C to +45°C
14°F to +113°F"
Storage Temperature
-20°C to +60°C
-4°F to +140°F"
Dimensions (W x H x D)1
(Body) 160 x 266 x 326 mm
(Body) 6 3/8 x 10 1/2 x 12 53/64 inches
Mass
(Body) Approx. 3.8 kg
(Body) Approx. 8 lb 6 oz
Pickup Device
2/3-inch type 4K CMOS
Effective Picture Elements
3840 x 2160 (H x V)
Signal Format
4K 2160: 59.94p, 50p, 60p, 30p, 29.97p, 25p, 24p, 23.98p
HD 1080: 59.94p, 59.94i, 50p, 50i, 60p, 29.97PsF, 25PsF, 24PsF , 23.98PsF,
HD 720: 59.94p, 50p SD 59.94i, 50i
Lens Mount
B4 Mount Lens
Built-in Filters
CC: Electrical
ND: 1; CLEAR, 2; 1/4ND, 3; 1/16ND, 4; 1/64ND
Sensitivity (at 2000 lx, 3200K, 89.9% reflectance)
F10 (59.94 Hz), F11 (50 Hz)
Signal-to-noise Ratio
-62dB
Horizontal Resolution
2,000 TV lines
Gain
–6, –3, 0, 3, 6, 9, 12
Shutter Speed
1/100, 1/150, 1/200, 1/250, 1/500, 1/1000, 1/2000
Shutter Speed (Slow Shutter (SLS))
Support
Audio Input (CH1)
XLR type: 3-pin, female (x1)
MIC IN: -60dBu (Up to -20dBu can be set by using menu or HXCU-FZ90), balanced
MIC +48V: When supplying +48 V phantom power to microphones
LINE IN: 0dBu, balanced
Audio Input (CH2)
XLR type: 3-pin, female (x1)
MIC IN: -60dBu (Up to -20dBu can be set by using menu or HXCU-FZ90), balanced
MIC +48V: When supplying +48 V phantom power to microphones
LINE IN: 0dBu, balanced
Prompter/Genlock
BNC (x1); 1Vp-p, 75Ω
SDI Input/Output
BNC (x1)
SDI Output
BNC (x1)
CCU
Optical Fiber (x1), CCFN Cable or Single Mode Fiber Cable (LC type)
Distance of Power Supply
300 m with optical fiber composite cable
Distance of Fiber Cable
300 m (optical fiber composite cable), 10 km (single mode fiber with HXCE)
Intercom
XLR type: 5-pin, female (x1)
Earphone Output
4pole stereo mini jack (x1)
Lens
12-pin (x1)
Viewfinder
20-pin (1)
Remote
8-pin (x1)
TRUNK Input/Output
TRUNK LINE Remote 8pin : RS-422A
EXT Input/Output
DC-OUT 2pin
USB
USB 2.0 (x1)
DC Input
XLR-type 4-pin (x1), DC 10.5 V to 17 V
DC Output
4-pin (x1), DC 10.5 V to 17 V
Lens Mount
2/3-inch type Sony Bayonet
Focal Length
8.2 mm (11/32 inches) to 164 mm (6 1/2 inches)
Zoom
Servo/Manual selectable
Zoom Ratio
20 x
Maximum Relative Aperture
01:01.9
Iris
Auto/Manual selectable F1.9 to F16 and C (Close)
Focus
Full manual focus 900 mm to ∞ (MACRO OFF) 10 mm to ∞ (MACRO ON, Wide)
Filter Thread
M82 mm, pitch 0.75 mm
Macro
On/Off switchable
Supplied Accessories
Camera Operation Guide (1)
Operating Instructions (CD-ROM 1), JP, GB, FR, DE, IT, ES, CS
7 inch Large Viewfinder (1)
Viewfinder Operation Guide (1)
Viewfinder Operation Manual (CD-ROM 1), GB, CS
2/3-inch type HD Portable Lens (1)
Lens Mount Cap (1)
Flange back adjustment chart (1)
Cable clamp belt (1)
V-shoe (1)
Viewfinder Hood (1)
Viewfinder Cable 20pin (1)
Tally Number Plate (0~9)
Warranty booklet (1)
*1
The values for dimensions are approximate.
*2
The values for dimensions are in the maximum height position of viewfinder's slide mechanism without hood.
*3
The value is in NS (Noise Suppressor) : ON mode.
*4
This specification data is for the HXC-FB80SN
Optical low pass filter for HXC series cameras
In cases where a HXC Series camera's built-in filter does not fully reduce the moiré caused by some LED walls, the optional optical low pass filter (OLP) will help further reduce the moiré effect (part number: 1-856-731-31)

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