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JVC GY-HM650 ProHD AVCHD long (23x) wide angle lens mobile news Camera

  • JVC GY-HM650 ProHD AVCHD  long (23x) wide angle lens mobile news Camera

Product Description

Product Overview

JVC GY-HM650 ProHD Mobile News Camera features with superb low light performance with F11 sensitivity at @2000 lux and Three 1/3" 12-bit CMOS sensors are each capable of a max resolution of 1920 x 1080. A 23x Fujinon autofocus zoom lens shoots long and wide angles and is operable by manual functions.Connections include HD-SDI and HDMI. Comprehensive recording options consist of MPEG-2, AVCHD, and SD and Proxy H.264. Two SDXC/SDHC slots are available for dual-backup, continuous recording. altogether providing capacity for fast, efficient and high-quality mobile newsgathering. Mobile Newsgathering is now faster and better then ever with the introduction of JVC's GY-HM650. Small and light enough to be used anywhere, this advanced camera surpasses the performance of many traditional ENG style units and offers capabilities never before available on any model. Dual codecs make it possible to record for 2 screens simultaneously: full HD on one memory card and a smaller web-friendly file on another card. Transfer the footage back to the station with the GY-HM650's built-in FTP and WiFi connectivity.A viewfinder, LCD display and built-in microphone provide additional flexibility in on-the-go shooting.

Technical Summery 

  • 1/3-inch 12-bit CMOS sensors (1920 x 1080 x 3)
  • F11 Sensitivity
  • 23x Fujinon Auto focus zoom lens with manual functions
    F1.6-3.0, 23x, f=4.1-94.3mm (35mm conversion:29 to 667mm)
  • Optical image stabilizer
  • 3 position ND filter (1/4, 1/16, 1/64)
  • 0.45-inch 1.22M pixel color viewfinder
  • 3.5-inch 920K pixel LCD display with focus assist
  • SDXC/SDHC memory card recording(2 slots for dual-backup, continuous recording)
  • Dual Codec: Recording simultaneously HD + SD or HD + ¼HD (for Web delivery)
  • Multiple encoding formats:
    • HD MPEG2 (35/25/19Mbps)
    • AVCHD 1920x1080 60i
    • SD H.264
  • Wide media format compatibility:
    • .MXF with rich Metadata (optimized for asset management)
    • .MOV (Final Cut Pro)
    • .MP4 (XDCAM EX™)
    • AVCHD
  • Professional switch layout and comprehensive video settings
  • Pre Rec (retro) mode (20 sec.)
  • Interval (time lapse) recording
  • Built-in stereo microphone
  • 2-channel balanced audio inputs (mic/line switchable) w/phantom power supply
  • HD/SD-SDI, HDMI Outputs
  • Wired remote control connector
  • Built-in GPS
  • WiFi connectivity with Apps for iOS/Android for remote control, remote viewing, metadata upload
  • FTP file upload via WiFi
  • High performance 2D DNR

Technical Specifications


1/3" 2.2M pixels progressive scan 3CMOS

Synchronizing System



Optical image stabilizer


Fujinon F1.6-3.0, 23x, f=4.1 - 94.3 mm (35 mm conversion: 29 to 667 mm)

Filter Diameter

72 mm

Shutter Speed

1/4 to 1/10000


-6, -3, 0, 3, 6, 9, 12, 15, 18 dB, Lolux, ALC

ND Filter

1/4, 1/16, 1/64

LCD Display

3.5" (8.9 cm) 920K pixels, 16:9


0.45" (1.1 cm) 1.22M pixels, 16:9

Recording Media

2x SDHC/SDXC memory card class 6/10

Video Recording

Video codec: MPEG2 Long GOP (HD), AVCHD, H.264 (SD) 
File format: MOV (HD/SD: H.264), MP4 (XDCAM EX), MTS (AVCHD)

Recording Mode

MPEG-2 Long GOP: 
NTSC setting -- 
HQ mode: 1920 x 1080/59.94i, 29.97p, 23.98p, 1440 x 1080/59.94i, 1280 x 720/59.94p, 29.97p, 23.98p
SP mode: 1440 x 1080/59.94i
PAL setting -- 
HQ mode: 1920 x 1080/50i, 25p, 1440 x 1080/50i
SP mode: 1440 x 1080/50i

NTSC setting -- 
HQ mode: 1920 x 1080/59.94i, SP mode: 1920 x 1080/59.94i
PAL setting -- 
HQ mode: 1920 x 1080/50i, SP mode: 1920 x1080/50i

SD (H.264)
NTSC setting: 720 x 480/59.94i

Proxy (H.264)
NTSC setting: LP/LV mode: 480 x 270/29.97p, 23.98p 
PAL setting: LP/LV mode: 480 x 270/25p

Audio Recording

LPCM 2ch, 48kHz/16-bit (MPEG-2 Long GOP/H.264), AC3 (AVCHD)

Video Output

(1) AV output (f3.5 mm mini jack) 
(1) SDI output 
(1) HDMI output

Audio Input

(2) XLR (MIC, +48V/LINE)
(1) f3.5 mm mini jack

Audio Output

(1) AV output (f3.5 mm mini jack)


(1) f3.5 mm mini jack

Time Code Link Input/Output

(1) RCA


(1) f2.5 mm mini jack

Operating Temperature

32 to 104°F (0 to 40°C)

Storage Temperature

14 to 122°F (-20 to 50°C)

Operating Humidity

35 to 80%

Storage Humidity

Under 85%


DC 12V (AC adapter), DC 7.2V (battery)

Power Consumption

Approx. 12W (with VF and LCD monitor)


7 x 7.8 x 16.3" (17.8 x 19.8 x 41.6 cm)


Approx. 5.3 lbs (2.4 kg)




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