Sony PXW-X180 1/3" 3 CMOS XDCAM Camcorder 25X Zoom Lens and Wireless

Our Ref: X520AAJ / Product Code: PXW-X180//C / GTIN: 4905524990294

Full HD XAVC Intra and XAVC Long GOP recordings and MPEG HD 422 50 Mbps offer budget savings and workflow flexibility for broadcast and professional applications

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£5,658.00 inc VAT

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Full HD XAVC Intra and XAVC Long GOP recordings and MPEG HD 422 50 Mbps offer budget savings and workflow flexibility for broadcast and professional applications

The PXW-X180 three 1/3-inch type ExmorT CMOS sensors camcorder records Full HD XAVC Intra and XAVC Long GOP, as well as MPEG HD 422 50 Mbps, MPEG HD 420 35 Mbps, AVCHD and DV, making it ideal for a wide range of applications from education/videography to news and broadcast production. As the successor to the HVR-Z7 and HXR-NX5, the PXW-X180 has a lot of attractive features, including dual SxS memory card slots, proxy recording on SD card, a G Series fixed 25x HD zoom lens with 26mm wide angle and variable ND filter, that provides four conventional mechanical 4 ND filter positions or a linear switch dial for more control in changing light conditions. The camcorder also has wireless functions and NFC (Near Field Communication) capabilities.

Three 1/3-inch type ExmorT CMOS Full HD sensors High resolution, high sensitivity, low noise, and wide dynamic range for enhanced shooting under severe lighting conditions and more creative freedom.

G Series fixed 25x professional HD zoom lens 26mm wide angle zoom with three independent rings with end-stop and large focal length.

High quality XAVC Intra and XAVC Long GOP recordings on SxS memory cards Supports XAVC Intra and Long GOP codecs, as well as MPEG HD 422 50 Mbps, the widely-accepted broadcast standard compliant with the latest EBU recommendations. The PXW-X180 also records in MPEG HD 420 35 Mbps, AVCHD and DV, offering flexibility and budget savings on recording media.

Dual ND filter control mechanism for more flexibility The PXW-X180 is equipped with a variable ND Filter function. Users can chose either four conventional mechanical ND filter positions or the linear control dial, allowing you to quickly and smoothly adapt to different conditions of shooting.

Wi-Fi/NFC (Near Field Communication) with Content Browser MobileT Offers remote control via a smartphone or tablet computer using a Wi-Fi connection, and recorded video files can be transferred from the camcorder to smartphone in MP4 format.* One-touch authentication is also possible with smartphones that offer NFC connectivity.

Key features ...


Form Factor: Pro Handheld


Audio Inputs: 2 x XLR and 1 x Multi Interface Shoe


Warranty: 2 years


Recording Formats: XAVC-Intra 1920x1080 XAVC-Intra 1280x720 XAVC-Long 1920x1080 XAVC-Long 1280x720 MPEG HD422 1920x1080 MPEG HD422 1280x720 MPEG HD420 1920x1080 MPEG HD420 1440x1080 MPEG HD420 1280x720 AVCHD 1920x1080 AVCHD 1280x720 DVCAM 720x480 DVCAM 720x576


Recording Media: SxS Card

  • Weight (kg): 3.2 kg
  • Dimensions: H 201.5mm W 191.5mm D 412mm
  • Viewfinder Included: Yes
  • Capability: Colour
  • Resolution: 2.36M dots
  • Form Factor: Pro Handheld
  • SSD: No
  • Recording Media: SxS Card
  • LANC Terminal: 2.5mm mini jack
  • Timecode: Yes
  • HDMI: Output
  • Composite Video: BNC (x1) NTSC or PAL, Compnent Y
  • SDI Video: 1 x BNC HD/SD-SDI selectable
  • USB 2.0: Yes
  • Genlock: Yes - (BNC, input only)
  • Filter Thread Size: 82mm
  • Manual Iris: Ring
  • Shutter Speed Range (Seconds): 1/2000 - 1/32
  • Lens Included: Yes
  • Integrated Filters: Built in graduated filter
  • Lens Mount Type: Fixed
  • Optical Zoom: 25x
  • Focal Length: 26.8 (Fl Equ) - 650mm (Fl Equ)
  • Sensor: 1/3 inch 1/3 inch 3CMOS
  • Maximum Audio Sampling Frequency: 48kHz
  • Audio Inputs: 2 x XLR and 1 x Multi Interface Shoe
  • Headphone Monitoring: Yes
  • Audio Output: 1 x 3.5mm Jack
  • Built-in Microphone: Yes
  • Monitor Size: 3.5 inch
  • Battery Type: BP-U series
  • Power Consumption (W): 20W
  • What's in the Box: Lens hood (1), pre-installed to the Camcorder EVF large eyecup (1) USB cable (1) Audio connecting cable (1) Infrared Remote Commander (1) Lithium battery (CR2025 for the IR Remote Commander) (1) CD-ROM: Operating instructions in PDF (1) AC adaptor (1) BC-U1 battery charger (1) BP-U30 battery pack (1) AC Cable (2) COLD SHOE KIT (1) Shoulder strap (1) Warranty booklet (1) Accessory shoe kit (accessory shoe (1), accessory shoe plate (1), screws (4) SD card adaptor (1)


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