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SONY news from NAB 2015

A round-up of all the Sony news from NAB 2015 in Las Vegas


Three 1/2-inch type Exmor CMOS sensors XDCAM camcorder with 16x zoom HD lens recording Full HD XAVC 100 Mbps, with wireless options.

  • High picture quality
  • Three-dimensional noise reducer
  • Selectable format and bit rates
  • High resolution 3.5-inch colour LCD viewfinder

Sony PXW-320 2
Expected July 2015.

The next level in Live Production shooting.

  • Flexible, no-compromise production in 4K and HD
  • Seamless integration with existing workflows
  • Amazing colour and imagery with next-generation innovation

SONY HDC-4300 4

Expected June 2015.

Signal Processing Unit

  • Rack mountable frame for various option boards
  • Capability to be Network Synchronization master and SNMP support
  • Character Status Display
  • Setup Buttons
  • Status LED’s
  • SNMP Status Notification
  • Reference Input (BB/HD Tri-Level)
  • Reference Time Input
  • Status Output

Expected July / August 2015

Remote camera. Communication anytime. Anywhere.

  • Ceiling mountable
  • 170º pan angle
  • 1 to 1/10,000s shutter speed
  • 4.3 - 129mm focal length

sony remote cam
Available now.

Anycast Touch v2.0
Portable Live Content Producer

  • Stylish and ultra portable design
  • Intuitive double touch-screen operation
  • Multiple video switching
  • Instant streaming function

Available now.


  • Compact and lightweight PoV system camera
  • lightweight - 1.7kg
  • 3G HD-SDI outputs (2x BNC) directly from the camera head
  • Zoom & focus control now available from RCP-15xx series


Available May / June 2015

Three packs available:

UWP-D11 : Belt-pack transmitter pack
UWP-D12 : Handheld microphone pack
UWP-D16 : Belt-pack & Plug-on transmitter pack

  • 33 TV channels across Europe, with 2880 individual channels to select from
  • Really fast and easy channel selection and setup, with minimal interference from other equipment
  • Clear channel scan & Infra-red synchronisation
  • MI Shoe connection using SMAD-P3 adapter
  • True diversity receiver. Two receiver sections and a comparison circuit constantly pulls the one with the best signal to give drop-out free transmission
  • Consistent and reliable audio transmission, even in harsh conditions
  • Micro USB powering
  • Useful and highly practical design

Available now

4K OLED 30-inch Monitor

  • Full 4K OLED panel resolution
  • Unparalleled black performance
  • 4K (4096 x 2160 pixels) OLED Panel built exclusively for professional use
  • Industry-leading wide viewing angels

bvm - x300
Available now.

PXW-X200 Firmware update V1.2 & V1.3


  • Wireless, 3G/4G & LAN via USB
  • MI Shoe activated for UWP-D11 and HVL-LBPC Light
  • Simultaneous recording feature is activated
  • GPS data added to metadata in XAVC-I and XAVC-L

Available now.

Version 1.3 adds the ability to integrate wireless streams to Sony’s QoS streaming platform.


  • Sony QoS = Sony unique technology
  • High picture quality even in a challenged network bandwidth (H264 codec)
  • Faster connectivity/streaming for delivering pictures back to base giving faster post-production
  • User-friendly and easy to use

Available June / July 2015

PXW-X180 Firmware update V2.0

  • V2.0 software adds Streaming Functions: Wireless, 3G/4G & LAN via USB
  • Adds universal streaming functions via wireless or LAN connection for delivering footage either to FTP or a streaming server

Available now.

All Sony Firmwares can be downloaded from Sony Pro website. 


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