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JVC Introduces New Final-Cut-Pro 6-Ready Solid State Camcorders

Professional controls and layout

Despite its size, the camera's hand grip has an ergonomic shape, accommodating hands of all sizes. Control and switches are placed with professional users in mind. To conserve space, a single ring is used for both manual focus and manual zoom. Additional manual controls include white balance, shutter, gain, and audio levels.

Additional GY-HM100 Features

. Newly designed JVC’s original Optical Image Stabilization

. JVC patented Focus Assist

. Color viewfinder and LCD display

. 2-Channel balanced audio inputs, mic/line switchable with built-in phantom power supply

. HDMI output

. USB 2.0 interface

. The GY-HM100 is scheduled for delivery in April 2009, with a list price under $4,000.

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Preliminary GY-HM700 Features

1. Compact shoulder form factor of less than 4 kg (8.9 lbs.) in operation 2. High quality 1/3” progressive 3CCD with unique JVC’s H/V spatial offset 3. Newly developed 14x high-quality interchangeable lens by Canon 4. Newly developed high-quality LCOS viewfinder 5. Newly developed large LCD display 6. Double-memory hybrid recording system using optional KA-MR100G SxS memory card recorder 7. HD SDI output, SD down-convert capability over IEEE 1394 interface, USB 2.0 interface

The GY-HM700 is scheduled for delivery in March 2009. More details will be released in February 2009.

JVC Professional Products Company, located in Wayne, New Jersey, is a leading manufacturer and distributor of a complete line of broadcast and professional equipment. For more information about this, or any other JVC Professional Products Company product, contact JVC at (800) 582-5825; or Steven DeRosa at PFS Marketwyse 973-812-8883, ext. 259 or visit JVC’s Web site at