GY-HM600U ProHD Handheld Camcorder
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  • GY-HM600U ProHD Handheld Camcorder
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    Item # JVC-GY-HM600U
    Mfr # GY-HM600U
    UPC # 46838049040
    BA # JVGYHM600U
    AS #
    AD # JVGYHM600

    The GY-HM600 is a next-generation handheld ProHD camera that delivers exceptional imagery and features for news, sports, and independent production. Light, versatile and extremely easy to use, this camera is designed for fast paced ENG—offering superb low light performance, a long (23x) wide angle zoom lens, and expanded file interoperability from acquisition to air.

    • 1/3-inch 12-bit CMOS sensors (1920 x 1080 x 3)
    • F11 Sensitivity
    • 23x Fujinon Auto focus zoom lens with manual functions
      F1.6-3.0, 23x, f=4.1-94.3mm (35mm conversion:29 to 667mm)
    • Optical image stabilizer
    • 3 position ND filter (1/4, 1/16, 1/64)
    • 0.45-inch 1.22M pixel color viewfinder
    • 3.5-inch 920K pixel LCD display with focus assist
    • SDXC/SDHC memory card recording (2 slots for dual-backup, continuous recording)
    • Large file size support with SDXC card
    • 50Mbps H.264 Extreme High Quality mode (XHQ)
    • Multiple encoding formats:
      • HD MPEG2 (35/25/19Mbps)
      • AVCHD 1920x1080 60i
      • 1080/60p recording capability
      • SD H.264
    • Wide media format compatibility:
      • .MOV (Final Cut Pro)
      • .MP4 (XDCAM EX™)
      • AVCHD
    • Professional switch layout and comprehensive video settings
    • Pre Rec (retro) mode (20 sec.)
    • Interval (time lapse) recording
    • Built-in stereo microphone
    • 2-channel balanced audio inputs (mic/line switchable) w/phantom power supply
    • HD/SD-SDI, HDMI Outputs
    • Wired remote control connector
    • High performance 2D DNR



    DC 12V (AC adaptor), DC 7.2V (Battery)

    Power consumption

    Approx. 12W (with VF and LCD monitor)


    178(W) x 198(H) x 416(D)mm (7" x 7-13/16" x 16-3/8")


    Appro.2.4kg (5.3lbs):GY-HM600, 2.45kg(5.4lbs):GY-HM650 (Including battery)

    Operating temperature

    0 to 40 (32 to 104 )

    Storage temperature

    -20 to 50 (14 to 122 )

    Operating humidity

    35% to 80%

    Storage humidity

    Under 85%


    Image sensor

    1/3" 2.2M pixels progressive scan 3CMOS

    Synchronizing system

    Internal synchronization


    Optical image stabilizer


    Fujinon F1.6-3.0, 23x, f=4.1-94.3mm (35mm conversion:29 to 667mm)

    Filter diameter


    Shutter speed

    1/4 to 1/10000


    -6, -3, 0, 3, 6, 9, 12, 15, 18 dB, Lolux, ALC

    ND filter

    1/4, 1/16, 1/64

    LCD display

    3.5” 920K pixels, 16:9


    0.45” 1.22M pixels, 16:9


    Recording media

    2x SDHC/SDXC memory card Class 6/10

    Video recording

    Video codec: MPEG2 Long GOP(HD), AVCHD, H.264(SD)

    File format: MOV(HD/SD:H.264), MP4(XDCAM EX), MTS(AVCHD), MXF(GY-HM650 only)

    Recording mode

    MPEG-2 Long GOP

    NTSC setting: HQ mode:1920 x 1080/59.94i, 29.97p, 23.98p, 1440 x 1080/59.94i,

    1280 x 720/59.94p, 29.97p, 23.98p

    SP mode: 1440 x 1080/59.94i

    PAL setting: HQ mode:1920 x 1080/50i, 25p, 1440 x 1080/50i

    SP mode: 1440 x 1080/50i


    NTSC setting: HQ mode:1920 x 1080/59.94i, SP mode:1920 x1080/59.94i

    PAL setting: HQ mode:1920 x 1080/50i, SP mode:1920 x1080/50i


    NTSC setting: XHQ mode: 1920 x 1080/59.94p, 59.94i, 29.97p, 23.98p (50Mbps)
    UHQ mode: 1920 x 1080/59.94i, 29.97p, 23.98p (35Mbps)
    PAL setting: UHQ mode: 1920 x 1080/50p, 50i, 25p (50Mbps), 1920 x 1080/50i, 25p (35Mbps)


    NTSC setting: 720 x 480/59.94i(GY-HM600U/HM650U only)

    PAL setting: 720 x 576/50i(GY-HM600E/HM650E only)


    NTSC setting: LP/LV mode:480 x 270/29.97p, 23.98p

    PAL setting: LP/LV mode:480 x 270/25p

    Audio recording

    LPCM 2ch, 48kHz/16-bit(MPEG-2 Long GOP/H.264), AC3(AVCHD)


    Video output

    AV output (f3.5mm mini jack x1)

    SDI output (BNC x1)

    HDMI output x1

    Audio input

    XLR x2 (MIC,+48V/LINE), f3.5mm mini jack x1

    Audio output

    AV output (f3.5mm mini jack x1)


    f3.5mm mini jack x1

    Time code link input/output

    RCA x1


    f2.5mm mini jack x1


    Battery pack x1, AC adapter x1, AV cable x1