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JVC GY-HC500U Handheld Connected Cam 1" 4K Professional Camcorder Advanced Bundle

by JVC
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Original price $3,959.00
Original price $3,959.00 - Original price $3,959.00
Original price $3,959.00
Current price $3,261.05
$3,261.05 - $3,261.05
Current price $3,261.05
  • 1" CMOS Sensor, 20x Optical Zoom
  • 3840 x 2160 60/50/30/25/24p
  • UHD 4K, HD, SD, SD-Proxy Recording
  • HDR via HLG or J-Log1 (10-Bit)

JVC's GY-HC500U Handheld Connected Cam 1" 4K Professional Camcorder is a UHD 4K camcorder that shoots in both NTSC and PAL compatible frame rates, and is designed to seamlessly work with both a traditional as well as IP workflows. It features a 1" CMOS sensor and an integrated 20x optical zoom lens, while the camera can create a 40x digital zoom. The camera can capture in UHD, HD, SD, and you can record SD as proxy, recording up to 30p to the built-in media card slots or 60/50p to an optional SSD. The camera supports HDR by recording in HLG or JLog1 (10-bit).

The camera captures in various flavors of ProRes as well as MP4, and is capable of streaming HD over IP via wired connection. The integrated 20x zoom lens features three manual control rings for iris, focus, and zoom. The EVF features LCOS technology and over 1.2 million dots of resolution, while the built-in flip-out LCD viewfinder is just under 4" diagonally. The camera can live stream HD while recording 4K and outputting 4K via the HDMI output. It features IFB and return video over IP as well as auto FTP so your video files transfer automatically. It has 2 x SDHC/SDXC card slots, and features a slot for an optional SSD for capturing UHD at 60/50p.

10-bit ProRes 422 at 4K resolution and 50/60p frame rates and recording to M.2 SSD (requires optional caddy)
4K UHD 30/25/24p 4:2:0 8-bit recording to SDHC/SDXC card
HDR recording, HLG or J-Log1 (10-bit)
1" (effective) CMOS sensor with high picture quality, F11 Sensitivity
3-ring 4K lens with 20x optical zoom (f=28-560mm, 35mm equivalent), 40x lossless dynamic zoom
4" high-resolution LCD monitor, LCOS Quad VGA viewfinder
XLR audio connectors

Live Streaming

  • High performance 1080 60/50p live streaming (4K Rec + HD streaming + 4K HDMI output)
  • Secure Reliable Transport (SRT) QoS for reliable, quality streaming (v0110)
  • Facebook Live streaming with secure RTMPS protocol (v0110)
  • Low latency and high-quality streaming up to 20 Mb/s
  • LAN terminal (Streaming/IFB/Remote) in addition to USB host (v3.0)
  • HEVC/H.265 encoding for streaming with 50% reduction in bit rate or contribution quality
  • 4:2:2 10-bit streaming at up to 24 Mb/s (via optonal KA-EN200G)
  • Return over IP (Return video and IFB)
  • Auto FTP to upload native video clips automatically

Item Includes

  • JVC GY-HC500U Handheld Connected Cam 1" 4K Professional Camcorder
  • JVC 9600mAh Battery for GY-HC500/HC550 Connected Cam Camcorder
  • Lens Hood
  • AC Adapter
  • Power Cable
  • Limited 2-Year Parts/1-Year Labor Warranty



Bundle Items Include:

1 x JVC GY-HC500U Handheld Connected Cam 1" 4K Professional Camcorder

1 x SanDisk Extreme PRO UHS-I Memory Card 64GB

1 x Professional 160 LED Video Light Studio Series

1 x 82mm 3 Piece Filter Kit Includes: UV, Fluorescent, Polarizer

1 x Soft Padded Carrying Case

1 x Table Top Tripod

1 x Lens Cleaning Kit

1 x Blower Brush

1 x Lens Pen Cleaner

1 x USB Card Reader

1 x Super-High Performance HDMI Cable 2 Meter

1 x 82mm UV Filter

1 x Memory Card Wallet


Image Sensor1-Chip 1" CMOS Sensor
Sensor Resolution9.35 MP
Sensitivityf/11 at 2000 lux 89% Reflectance
Focal Length9.4 to 188.6mm
35mm Equivalent Focal Length28 to 560mm
Optical Zoom Ratio20x
Maximum Aperturef/2.8 to 4.5
Filter Size82 mm
Control RingsFocus
Focus ControlAutofocus
Manual Focus
Shutter Speed1/6 to 1/10,000 sec
Built-In ND FilterMechanical Filter Wheel with Clear, 2 Stop (1/4), 4 Stop (1/16), 6 Stop (1/64) ND Filters
Built-In Microphone TypeStereo
Recording Media2 x SDXC/SDHC UHS-I Card Slots (U3 / V30 or faster cards recommended)
Recording ModesProRes 422HQ 4:2:2 10-Bit:
3840 x 2160p up to 50/60 fps 
ProRes 422 4:2:2 10-Bit:
3840 x 2160p up to 50/60 fps 
ProRes 422LT 4:2:2 10-Bit:
3840 x 2160p up to 50/60 fps 
H.264 4:2:2 10-Bit:
3840 x 2160p at 24/25/30 fps (150 Mb/s) 
H.264 4:2:0 8-Bit:
3840 x 2160p at 24/25/30 fps (70 Mb/s) 
H.264 4:2:2 10-Bit:
1920 x 1080p (8 to 50 Mb/s) 
H.264 4:2:0 8-Bit:
1280 x 720p (8 to 50 Mb/s) 
720 x 480p (8 Mb/s) 
960 x 540p (1.2 to 3 Mb/s) 
480 x 270p (1.2 to 3 Mb/s) 
Audio RecordingMOV:
IP StreamingMPEG2, RTMP, RTP, RTSP, UDP, TCP: 640 x 360 to 1920 x 1080 at 50p, 59.94p (0.3 to 20.00 Mb/s)
Video Connectors1 x BNC (3G-SDI) Output
1 x HDMI Output
1 x 1/8" (3.5 mm) TRRS A/V (Composite) Output
Audio Connectors2 x 3-Pin XLR Mic/Line Level (+48 V Phantom Power) Input
1 x 1/8" / 3.5 mm Stereo Mic Level Input
1 x 1/8" / 3.5 mm Stereo Headphone Output
Other I/O1 x 2.5 mm
1 x RCA Timecode
1 x USB (Unspecified Type) LAN Data
1 x RJ45 LAN
1 x 2.5 mm Control
Display TypeLCD
Screen Size3.97"
Screen Resolution800 x 480 (384,000 Dots)
EVF Display TypeLCOS
Screen Size.25"
EVF Resolution1280 x 960 (1,228,800 Dots)
Battery TypeJVC BN-VC296G
Power Connectors1 x Barrel (12 VDC) Input
Accessory Mount1 x Cold Shoe Mount
Dimensions7.68 x 9.06 x 17.52" / 195 x 230 x 445 mm
Weight7.94 lb / 3.6 kg
Packaging Info
Package Weight11.195 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH)21.3 x 12.3 x 12.1"