GL1

Professional Camcorders

About GL1


Digital Camcorder
Item Code: 2981A001

Specifications

Main Unit Specs

Power Supply (rated)7.2 V DC
Power Consumption (While recording AF="ON")6.7 W (using viewfinder), 7.4 W (using LCD screen)
Television SystemEIA standard (525 lines, 60 fields) NTSC color signal
Video Recording system2 rotary heads, helical scanning system, DV system (Consumer digital VCR SD system Digital component recording)
Audio Recording systemPCM digital sound: 16 bit (48 kHz/2 ch); 12 bit (32kHz/4 ch)
Image Sensor3CCD 1/4" Pixel Shift (charge coupled device); 270,000 pixels (250,000 effective pixels)
Tape FormatVideocassettes bearing the (MiniDV) mark
Tape SpeedSP: 3/4ips (18.81 mm/s); LP: 1/2ips (12.56 mm/s)
Maximum Recording Time (with an 80-min. cassette)SP: 80 minutes (with an 80-inch cassette); LP: 120 minutes (with an 80-min cassette)
Fast Forward/Rewind Time2 min. 50 sec (with a 60-min cassette)
LensF/1.6 - 2.9, 20 x power zoom, 4.2-84mm
Focusing SystemTTL autofocus, manual focusing possible
Focusing System3ft 3 3/8 in. (1m), 3/8 in (1cm) on maximum wide angle
Minimum Illumination6 lux
Recommended IlluminationMore than 100 lux
Filter Diameter58 mm
Viewfinder0.55-inch, color LCD (approx. 180,000 pixels)
LCD Screen2.5 in measured diagonally (6.4 cm), 122, 000 pixels (approx)
MicrophoneStereo electret condenser microphone
DV TerminalSpecial 4-pin connector (based on IEEE 1394)
Video Terminal1 Vp-p/75 ohms unbalanced
S-video Terminal1 Vp-p (Y signal), 0.286 Vp-p (C signal)
Audio Terminal-10dBV, less than 3 kohms, unbalanced
Operating Temperature range32 - 104° F (0-40° C)
Dimensions4 5/8 x 5 3/8 x 10 3/4 in. (117 x 135 x 272 mm)
Weight2 lbs 12 1/8 oz. (1.25 kg)