With a little dust and a label residue but could be cleaned out. This camcorder has the following hours shown on the meter reading. Operation hours 78 X 10H. Drum run hours 15 X 10H. Tape run hours 10 X 10h.Only the camcorder and the lens and the viewfinder as shown in photos. No CF card recording unit. No battery, no charger, no microphones and other accessories.
It does need XLR connected microphone to get audio (no built-in mic). The included lens is the high quality Carl Zeiss Vario-Sonnar T Zoom Lens with 12x Optical zoom. F = 4.4-52.8mm. F = 32-384mm at 16:9 mode. F = 39.5-47.4mm (4:3 mode).This camcorder does have the pro level HD/SD-SDI Output, in addition to the standard 6-Pin 1394 FireWire/i. The hour meter reading is low for this kind of pro video cameras. It has been sitting there for over a year without any use. The Sony HVR-S270U is an HDV camcorder designed for ENG applications, while still being highly cost-effective. Incorporating all the benefits of HDV technology, the camera can also take advantage of standard-size DV tapes for increased run-times. Additionally, the HVR-S270U can record directly to CompactFlash cards via the camera's supplied memory recording unit. Combined with Sony's entire family of HDV products, the HVR-S270U is a great camcorder for almost any production, including documentaries, news, low-budget movies, music videos, and industrials. Sony's ClearVID sensors are positioned at a 45° angle. Since each pixel is positioned at this angle the result is far clearer diagonal lines. Images will appear crisper, without the apparent "jaggies" that often plague video signals. Record to Compact Flash Cards. If combined with an attachable recording unit Sony MRC1, users can record HDV and DV to Compact Flash cards. With cards getting larger and larger in capacity, the ability to take advantage of tapeless workflow while still using cheap media is a welcome addition.
High Definition on MiniDV Tapes with HDV. The HDV format, used in the HVR-S270U, allows high definition recording on standard MiniDV tapes. This is accomplished by using the very popular MPEG-2 compression technique used in many applications, including DVDs and satellite television.In 24p mode, images from the CMOS can be 2:3 pulldown-converted and recorded onto tape in the standard 60i HDV format. The tape can then be played back or edited using an ordinary HDV system. True 24p editing can be achieved by uploading 2:3 pulldown-converted images via an i.
LINK FireWire interface to a compatible non-linear editing system. The resultant images resemble the visual motion of film!
When shooting HD footage, standard LCD screens can be very deceiving; what looked perfect amidst a full-day video shoot can sometimes prove very soft or out of focus while in post-production. The HVR-S270U comes equipped with 1-MegaPixel LCD screen, eliminating this oft-pesky phenomenon. Record with confidence, knowing that what you see is what you will get. The LCD is well-placed on the top of the viewfinder for simple operation. This camcorder is NTSC camcorder for US and Canada market.
Not compatible to PAL system which is used in Europe and Australia. The item "Sony HVR-S270U High Definition 1080i Video Camera HDV HD Pro Camcorder with Lens" is in sale since Thursday, October 15, 2020.This item is in the category "Cameras & Photo\Camcorders". The seller is "yang6104" and is located in Cuddebackville, New York. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, South africa, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Barbados, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Brunei darussalam, Bolivia, Egypt, French guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Liechtenstein, Sri lanka, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macao, Martinique, Maldives, Nicaragua, Oman, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion, Uruguay.