Panasonic AW-HE130


Panasonic’s new AW-HE130, pan/tilt/zoom camera, launched in December 2014,
incorporaties recently-developed high-sensitivity, low-noise ½.86′ 3-MOS imagers
designed to produce high quality images even in low light conditions.

Revolutionary new features include Power over Ethernet+ (POE+) for easier
integration, and multi-stream transmission of H.264 HD video and audio (up to
1080/60p at 24Mbps.) The new camera will debut at Content and Communications
World in New York City from 12 – 13 November.

The HE130 adds several innovative features to Panasonic’s AW-HE120 PTZ, which
has become the standard remote control camera for educational, government and
house of worship use, and is likewise prevalent in news, staging, sports and reality
television production. New features in the HE130 are:

• 3G-SDI output (up to 1080/60p)
• stereo mic/line-level inputs for embedded and streaming audio
• a night mode for hi-res, near IR video acquisition (using an optional IR-illuminator
in the 850nm range)
• an Optical Image Stabilizer (OIS)
• IP-Live Preview for remote control and management of up to 16 cameras via a
• Standard professional interfaces including HD/SD-SDI, HDMI and SD composite,
as well as 3G-SDI for single cable delivery of high-quality content up to 1080/60p

• RS-422 serial compatibility with controllers designed for use with previous
generations of Panasonic remote camera systems
• Support for both direct and Web-based IP remote control
• native 24p and 30p output for teleproduction
• digital access authentication
• MAC/Android support for web monitoring; and color adjustment by colour

HE130’s optical zoom lens covers an extended range of shooting situations, from
wide-angle to ultra-telephoto, with 35mm equivalents of 32.1 mm at the wide-angle
end to 642.5 mm at the telephoto. The built-in remote-controllable four-position ND
filter (Through, 1/8, 1/64) facilitates flexible exposure control in brightly lit shooting


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