With theJVC GY-HM200SPU 4KCAM Compact Handheld Streaming Camcorderthe SP stands for Sports Overlay, and it brings real-time score overlay to a 4K camcorder without requiring a CG or production switcher. Designed to allow a single person to shoot sporting events, overlay graphics and stream HD video. Aimed at schools with limited equipment and personnel budgets, or anyone who shoots sporting events and requires graphic overlays. The camera brings 4K Ultra HD recording and professional features in a versatile, handheld form-factor. It features a 1/2.33" BSI sensor for improved low-light capability, and it supports Ultra HD (3840x2160) resolution video at 24/30p, and 8-bit 4:2:2 Full HD 1080p video from 24p to 60p. A new 70 Mbps recording mode for 4K, allows you to record onto Class 10 SDHC/SDXC cards. The camcorder is equipped with a 12x zoom lens that provides a 35mm equivalent focal range of 29.5 to 354mm, with a 24x dynamic zoom mode available when recording HD video. Designed to fit into professional workflows, the camcorder comes complete with dual XLR audio inputs, 3G-SDI and HDMI outputs, and JVC's dual codec Advanced Streaming Technology.
When equipped with an optional Wi-Fi or 4G LTE modem, the GY-HM200SP allows you to deliver a live video stream in the field directly from the camcorder. Through its dual codec support, the camcorder can stream live HD video to hardware decoders, Ustream, Wowza streaming engines, and ProHD Broadcaster servers powered by Zixi, while simultaneously recording video internally to SDHC/SDXC media cards. A variety of streaming protocols, including RTMP, allows delivery to popular streaming websites and content delivery networks (CDN). Zixi's Advanced Streaming Technology (AST) provides content-aware error correction and bandwidth shaping, while JVC's Streamconfidence delivers real-time feedback of LTE and streaming status in the viewfinder.
For composing and monitoring video, the camcorder features a 3.5" LCD and a 0.24" viewfinder, both with a smart focus assist function. Additional features found on the camcorder include built-in ND filters, built-in stereo microphone, wired remote control support, and nine assignable function buttons. A top handle unit, which includes the XLR audio box, comes included, along with a 7.4 VDC 4900mAh battery and AC adapter.