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GZ-X900
HD Memory Camera
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Maximise Every Moment…
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The new Everio X is designed to maximise every precious moment with Full HD
1920x1080 video or 9 Megapixel digital still images. Creative shooting functions such
as ultra-slow motion video and high-speed “motor drive” still photography will
expand your horizon. And all this, in a single pocket-sized camera.
HD Memory Camera GZ-X900
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High Quality: Real 9 Megapixel Stills and Full HD Video
Simply capturing the moment is not enough. To give that moment a sense of realism, quality plays a decisive role. Everio X allows you to take real 9 Megapixel
still images that will make beautiful photos and enlargements, as well as Full HD 1920x1080 video that let their visual power shine through on any HDTV display.
Real 9 Megapixel Stills with No Interpolation
Full HD 1920x1080 Video with 1000 TV Lines of Horizontal Resolution
At the heart of the camera’s superior image quality
un-interpolated performance of this CMOS sensor
For the first time ever, the 10.3 Megapixel CMOS
the theoretical maximum level of 1920x1080
is the world’s first* 10.3 Megapixel CMOS sensor.
and Bayer array RGB colour filter.
sensor is the source of 1920x1080/50i Full HD
Full HD.
The high quality 9 Megapixel digital still photos the
*For Full HD AVCHD camera as of March, 2009.
AVCHD format video. The camera records at a
camera shoots correlate directly to the
stunning 1000 TV lines of horizontal resolution –
Bayer matrix used by many high
quality digital cameras
Actual picture taken using the GZ-X900
Full HD 1920x1080
Newly Developed O.I.S. Camera Shake Compensation
KONICA MINOLTA HD LENS
1920x1080/50P Output
JVC’s new proprietary optical image stabilisation
entrance to ensure effectiveness throughout the
Everio X uses a new KONICA MINOLTA HD LENS
This function outputs a 1080 scanning line image
(OIS) system applies camera shake compensation
zoom range.
with a 5x optical zoom, and
at progressive 50fps so you can enjoy
magnifies up to 8x without any
uncompromising picture quality on a TV that
picture degradation thanks to
accepts 1080P input.
optically using prism technology at the lens
Effective over entire zoom range
Dynamic Zoom technology.
WIDE
TELE
3
HD Gigabrid Premium II Engine
HDMITM (V.1.3 with x.v.ColourTM)
Enables high speed processing
Provides increased colour accuracy when
of the massive amount of image
connected to HDTV displays.
data output through the high
x.v.Colour and its logo are trademarks.
resolution CMOS sensor.
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High Speed: Continuous Still Shots and Ultra-Slow Motion Video
Once-in-a-lifetime moments are happening all the time, and Everio X offers the high-speed recording capabilities to maximise your chances of capturing them.
Shoot rapid-fire stills the way professional photographers do. And shoot ultra-slow motion to take a closer look at what can happen in the wink of an eye.
50fps / 5.3 Megapixel Motor Drive Shooting (up to 11 images)
High-Speed Recording (up to 500fps) for Ultra-Slow Motion Playback
Everio X offers high-speed shooting, similar to the
High-speed recording mode shoots ultra-slow
motor drive function found in some mechanical
still cameras. Up to eleven 5.3 Megapixel stills can
be shot at 50 frames per second (fps). A great
way to capture fast-paced action in high quality
digital still images.
5 Mega Continuous Stills
Speed Mode
Shooting Speed
Maximum Limit
High Speed
50fps
11 images
Medium Speed
10fps
11 images
Low Speed
1fps
No limit
motion video to capture dynamic movement that is
not visible to the naked eye. It’s an effective tool for
sports technique analysis and nature studies. Any
one of three speeds can be selected; the faster the
recording speed, the slower the playback motion.
High Speed Recording Time (approx.)
Speed Mode
Images Size
Rec. Time
Playback Time
500fps
640x72
2.8sec.
28sec.
250fps
480x116
4.8sec.
24sec.
100fps
480x270
4.7sec.
9.4sec.
Dual Mode: 5.3 Megapixel Stills While Recording Full HD Video
Everio X also allows shooting of 1920x1080/50i
5.3 Megapixel Still
Full HD video and 5.3 Megapixel stills at the
same time — a unique advantage of this all-in-
15fps / 9 Megapixel Motor Drive Shooting (up to 6 images)
one camera. This way, you won’t have to exit the
For continuous stills with even higher image
Video mode each time you want to take a still
quality, you can also shoot as many as six
non-interpolated 9 Megapixel stills at up to 15
frames per second (fps), a speed that rivals or
surpasses what’s offered by typical 9 Megapixel
DSLR cameras.
9 Mega Continuous Stills
Speed Mode
Shooting Speed
Maximum Limit
High Speed
15fps
6 images
Medium Speed
7fps
6 images
Low Speed
2fps
No limit
image, thereby minimising the chances of a
missed shot.
Just press the SNAPSHOT button
while recording video.
1920x1080 Full HD Video
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Easy Operation and Convenient Functions
In addition to offering high quality and a variety of innovative shooting functions, Everio X makes it all more
useful and accessible with its user-friendly controls and behind-the-scenes support technologies.
Laser Touch Operation
SD Card Convenience
Allows zooming and recording using either the
Everio X uses SD/SDHC
Laser Touch or standard zoom lever and REC
Card, a readily available and
A Variety of Scene Modes for Every Situation
button. Browsing through indexes and menu
cost-efficient media.
Just turn the control dial to “SCN” and select the appropriate mode for the subject.
Optimal camera settings are made automatically.
selection is easy as ever.
Zoom
Auto Power ON/OFF & Auto Lens Cover
TELE
Just open the LCD; the power turns on and the
WIDE
lens cover automatically opens. Just close the LCD
Portrait
Sports
Forest
Landscape
Beach
Document
Landscape & Portrait
Snow
Sleeping Face
Night & Portrait
Fireworks
Food
Twilight
Sunset
Close-up
to power off and close the lens cover too.
Open
Rec Start/Stop
ON
Unified Control Dial
OFF
This unified dial allows instantaneous access to
Close
various camera, video and special effects
shooting functions.
Quick Restart
Dual Camera Mode
1920 Full HD
5 Mega Stills
About 1 second!
In combination with Auto Power ON, you’re
Dual
ready to shoot in about 1 second when the LCD
is re-opened.
Video
Still
Everio Dock for Instant Connection
Convenient docking cradle
is provided for easy viewing,
Face Detection Technology
charging, and sharing.
Intelligently detects up to 16 faces then accurately
adjusts the focus and exposure for sharp,
USB
AV
Component
DC
beautiful images.
Hand Strap Included
Convenient when carrying
and holding the camera.
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Easy to Share and Carry Your Videos and Stills
Shooting is only part of the fun. Your special memories can be shared with the world, or carried around with you,
with one-touch ease. Archiving your footage on discs that maintain all the original quality is equally simple.
One Touch Upload to YouTubeTM
The One Touch Upload function, when used with
PC Friendly: Everio MediaBrowser Included
the included software for Windows®, simplifies
uploading videos to YouTubeTM. Simply connect
One Touch!
Everio’s bundled PC software provides everything from file playback, management,
simple editing, as well as Everio’s “share and carry” functions, within a single application.
USB2.0
Everio X to a PC using the provided USB cable,
and press “UPLOAD”. The software launches
automatically, converts the footage file and
PC
uploads it to YouTube .
TM
YouTube and the YouTube logo are trademarks and/or registered trademarks of
YouTube LLC.
Easy File Management
Easy Playback
Calendar type graphical interface displays
Just double-click on the scene you want to view,
thumbnail images of your recorded videos and stills,
and playback starts. Full-screen viewing and simpe
superimposed on the date they were taken.
cut editing are also possible.
You can easily switch between “Daily” and “Show
all” displays.
One Touch Export
A One Touch Export function provided by bundled
software for Windows® makes it easy to export
videos into iTunes® for playback on an iPod® or
Full-screen playback
One Touch!
Calendar view (daily)
USB2.0
Decomotion Setting
iPhone®. Simply connect Everio X to a PC using
the provided USB cable, and press “EXPORT”.
The software launches automatically, converts the
®
®
iPod /iPhone
PC
Easy “Share and Carry” Operation
Lets you add eyecatching moving frames to the videos
Exporting to iTunes®, uploading to YouTube™,
when uploading to YouTube™. Now you can show off
and burning to DVD disc... all of these “share and
your memories with an added touch of originality.
carry” operations are simplified too. Just press
footage file and imports it into your iTunes® library.
the exclusive function button and follow a few
iTunes, iPod and iPhone are trademarks of Apple Inc., registered in the U.S.
and other countries.
simple steps.
Easy DVD Creation
With Everio, archiving your videos onto disc is
also simple. Use a PC* or optional SHARE
STATION® DVD Burner, and you can burn DVDs
Software System Requirements (Windows®)
OS: Microsoft® Windows® XP Home Edition (SP2/SP3)/XP Professional (SP2/SP3)
(pre-installed) It must be equipped with a standard USB2.0 interface.
Microsoft® Windows Vista® Home Basic or SP1/Home Premium or SP1
(32-bit edition, pre-installed)
CPU: Intel® CoreTM Duo, at least 1.66GHz
Intel® CoreTM 2 Duo, at least 2.13GHz recommended
USB2.0
from Everio’s recordings. You can archive your Full
HD video files on DVD discs (AVCHD DVD) and
Blu-ray discs.**
*Installation of bundled software required.
**Burning Blu-ray discs not available with SHARE STATION®.
PC
RAM: Windows® XP: At least 1GB
Windows Vista®: At least 2GB
Unused space on hard disk drive: Approx. 750MB or more needed. When creating a
Blu-ray disc, 30GB or more is required. (60GB or more is recommended).
Note: The system requirements information above is not a guarantee that the provided software will work on all personal computers meeting those requirements.
®
SHARE STATION
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Optional Accessories
Specifications
SHARE STATION Direct DVD Burner/Player
®
CU-VD50
• Can create AVCHD discs* without using a PC
Created AVCHD discs also playable on other
compatible players
• Playback directly on your TV/display
• HDMITM, Component (Y, Pb, Pr) output, Audio/
Video output
• 1920x1080/50P Output and with x.v.ColourTM
• Remote control provided
• USB cable provided
Format
Direct HD Playback
Video: [AVCHD] MPEG-4 AVC/H.264,
Audio: Dolby Digital (2ch)
32GB
16GB
8GB
4GB
Rec Modes
SDHC Card
SDHC Card
SDHC Card
SDHC Card
Stills
JPEG
UXP
2hr 40min
1hr 20min
40min
20min
Storage Media
SD/SDHC Memory Card (not supplied)
XP
4hr
2hr
1hr
30min
Image Sensor
1/2.33” CMOS, 10.3 Megapixel
SP
5hr 52min
2hr 56min
1hr 28min
44min
EP
14hr 40min
7hr 20min
3hr 40min
1hr 50min
With the CU-VD50 SHARE STATION®, playback of created
AVCHD DVDs is also possible. You can enjoy powerful Full
HD video on HDTV. No PC required.
Lens
CU-VD50
AVCHD DVD
HDTV
SHARE STATION® Direct DVD Burner
CU-VD3
• Can create AVCHD discs* without using a PC
Created AVCHD discs also playable on other
compatible players
• Portable design with super slim drive
• Compact AC adapter
• Storable USB cable
KONICA MINOLTA HD LENS
Zoom Ratio
5x Optical / 8x Dynamic /
200x Digital (max.)
Video Recording
Modes
SHARE STATION® Common Features
• Direct connection with Everio via USB2.0
VD-RDL85EV
• DVD burning operation can be controlled
by Everio.
We recommend using a
Still Image
Sizes
4:3
• Can be used horizontally or vertically
(Stand included).
VD3. Use the supplied MediaBrowser software installed on your PC to store
footage onto Blu-ray disc or hard disk drive.
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3072x2304
2592x1944
1600x1200
640x480
Data Battery
Attention:
Battery Charger
Carrying Bag
HDMI Cable
BN-VF908
• 7.2V, 705mAh Same
as provided battery
Everio includes patented and other
AA-VF8
• A compact, portable
stand-alone battery
charger for the
BN-VF908
Data Battery
CB-VM9/VM70
• Can carry Everio with extra battery
VX-HD315N
• HDMI – HDMI mini
cable (V.1.3 with
x.v.ColourTM), 1.5m
/ 4.9ft
proprietary technology and is made to be
used with the JVC Data Battery and not
with other batteries. JVC cannot
guarantee safety or performance of the
camcorder when it is operated by other
batteries. For additional information
16:9
CB-VM9
Black/Red/Blue
an authorised JVC dealer in your country.
Interfaces
2.8” 207K-pixel Color LCD
On Camera
CB-VM70
Other Storage and Playback Solutions Recommended Hard Disk Drives / BD Burner
Power Consumption
500GB, 1TB, 1.5TB
Hard Disk, Design byNeil Poulton
500GB*, 750GB,
1TB
*500GB model
may not be available
in Europe.
*Optional USB cable required (Mini A male to A female).
HDMITM Out (mini), USB 2.0/1.1,
DC In, SD/SDHC Card Slot
On Dock
FreeAgentTM Desk
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3072x1728
2592x1456
1920x1080
1280x720
LCD Monitor
about JVC Data Battery, please contact
Just connect with Everio via USB*.
Recorded data can be stored and
played back with easy operation via
connected Everio.
UXP: 1920x1080i, Avg. 24Mbps (VBR)
XP: 1920x1080i, Avg. 17Mbps (VBR)
SP: 1920x1080i, Avg. 12Mbps (VBR)
EP: 1920x1080i, Avg. 5Mbps (VBR)
Number of storable still images
32GB
Image Sizes
16GB
8GB
4GB
SDHC Card SDHC Card SDHC Card SDHC Card
2GB
SD Card
4:3
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(Fine)
7810
3900
1930
960
480
16:9
3456x1944
(Fine)
9999
5180
2570
1270
640
JVC DVD Disc.
• Uses DVD-R/-RW disc, DVD-R DL disc
supported.
* Footage recorded in the UXP mode cannot be stored to disc using the CU-VD50/
Available video recording times
Video
USB 2.0/1.1, AV Out,
Component Video Out, DC In
3.7W
d2 Blu-ray Drive 301828
Creates Blu-ray
discs without a PC!
Dimensions (W x H x D)
Weight
37mm x 66mm x 124mm
w/o battery
246g
w/ battery
298g
Notes:
SD/SDHC card is not supplied. To record video, SDHC card with Class 4 or higher
performance is required. For UXP mode, please use class 6 or higher. Digital stills
can be recorded on both SD and SDHC cards. SD memory cards (256MB to 2GB)
and SDHC memory cards (4GB to 32GB) have been tested for the following
brands: Panasonic, Toshiba, SanDisk, ATP. Note that using other media may result
in recording failure or data loss. Recording time figures are estimations. There may
be cases where actual recording time becomes shorter depending on the type of
content being recorded.
Provided Accessories
● AC Power Adapter
● Rechargeable Battery Pack (BN-VF908)
● AV Cable
● USB Cable
● Component Video Cable
● Remote Control
● Everio Dock
● Hand Strap
● Software CD-ROM
Design and specifications subject to change without notice. The photos of the products featured on this catalogue may not be of actual products that are available in your country. Copyright© 2009, Victor Company of Japan, Limited (JVC). All Rights Reserved.
It should be noted that it may be unlawful to re-record pre-recorded tapes, records, or discs without the consent of the owner of copyright in the sound or video recording, broadcast or cable programme and in any literary, dramatic, musical, or artistic work embodied therein.
Microsoft® and Windows® are either registered trademarks or trademarks of Microsoft Corporation in the United States and/or other countries. iTunes, iPod, and iPhone are trademarks of Apple Inc. registered in the United States and other countries. This product's YouTubeTM upload functionality is included
under license from YouTube LLC. The presence of YouTubeTM upload functionality in this product is not an endorsement or recommendation of the product by YouTube LLC. YouTube and the YouTube logo are trademarks and/or registered trademarks of YouTube LLC.
“SHARE STATION” is a trademark of Victor Company of Japan, Limited (JVC), registered in the United States and the European Union. “AVCHD” and the “AVCHD” logo are trademarks of Panasonic Corporation and Sony Corporation.
Dolby and the double-D symbol are registered trademarks of Dolby Laboratories. The SD and SDHC logos are trademarks of the SD Card Association. All brand names are trademarks, registered trademarks, or trade names of their respective holders. Screen images and print samples on this catalogue are
simulated unless otherwise specified.
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