Panasonic Firmware Upgrade for AJ-PX270 P2 HD Handheld Camcorder is Available: Version 16.30-00-0.00; Jan. 19, 2015Mon January 26, 2015
The following video presents Panasonic P2HD AJ-PX270 Camera Recorder | ENGLISH:
The AJ-PX270 offers many innovations to the handheld type camera recorders. Panasonic has taken the NDA from its shoulder mount cameras, benefiting the PX270 with greater image control and functionality. Further innovations include network connectivity via 4G and dual codec recording.
The PX270 has integrated AVC-ULTRA recording, offering a wide range of recording bit rates. In addition to AVC-Intra100, the camera has AVC-LongG, which enables extended recording of 1920×1080 10bit 4:2:2 broadcast quality footage.
Panasonic recently announced a FREE firmware upgrade, version 16.30-00-0.00 (Jan. 19, 2015) for its five-pound AJ-PX270 P2 HD handheld professional camcorder, which includes newly supported features as follows.
- A new codec, AVC-Intra Class200.
- Full HD streaming and automatic contents transfer. “The implication for news gathering is that a breaking news event can be streamed to a broadcast station while acquisition is in progress in the field.”
- New P2 Remote Operation Panel (ROP) application, which enables wieless control of PX270 camera settings (picture quality, zoom, focus and rec/stop operation, for example) using an iPad. The P2 ROP App will be available FREE of charge at the Apple App Store.
- New recording formats.
- The upgrade also activates proxy editing on a web browser.
You can download it at: http://eww.pass.panasonic.co.jp/pro-av/support/content/download/EN/ep2main/soft/upgpx270_e.htm .
PANASONIC EXPANDS NEWS AND PRODUCTION APPLICATIONS
FOR AJ-PX270 P2 HD HANDHELD WITH FREE FIRMWARE UPGRADE
AVC-Intra Class200 Recording, Full HD Streaming, Automatic Contents Transfer Available
NEWARK, NJ (January 22, 2015) – Panasonic has announced a free firmware upgrade for its popular AJ-PX270 P2 HD handheld that incorporates a new codec (AVC-Intra Class200), full HD streaming and automatic contents transfer, and new recording formats, all enhancing production and remote newsgathering.
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