Panasonic AW-HN40 comes with a 1/2.3" Full HD MOS Sensor, 30x Optical & 16x Digital Zoom, Pan/Tilt Speed of 90?/sec, Tilt Range of -30 to 90?, and so on. Its other features include Electronic Image Stabilization, Dynamic Range Stretch, Color Temperature Adjustment, Simultaneous Multi-Stream, Night Mode (for IR), among others.
It outputs at HDMI, and you can take advantage of the NDI protocol for video/audio streaming, tallying, IP controlling and powering over one Ethernet cable. With an internet connection, you can monitor the activities of the camera and control PTZ actions remotely with the aid of a web browser. That is why it is a better alternative because you won?t have to worry about setting up production equipment in multiple locations. Also, you can control multiple locations from one spot to reduce the production cost, and enhance remote monitoring.
Our Take On AW-HN40
Zooming with the AW-HN40 is a stroll in the park. There are three zooming options for you. The 30x optical zoom makes close monitoring of activities easier, and you won?t mind the 40x iZoom as well as 16x digital zoom. This camera boasts of the Dynamic Range Stretch (DRS) feature, which reduces blown highlights and blocked shadows. There is the Night Mode that helps in capturing sharp images in monochrome when it is dark. Hence, you won?t have issues recording normal footage at night. It supports audio input to make audio capturing and embedding in the video signal easier.
Also, the AW-HN40 is compatible with PoE+, hence, you can make use of one LAN cable to power it. With its Electronic Image Stabilization feature, you can be sure of getting steady pictures that will be of high quality. It comes with IP Live Preview and Simultaneous Multi-Stream functions to make it easier for you to get the most satisfactory outcome. There is the Color Temperature Adjustment feature for achieving high-fidelity pictures. It has one microSD card slot for convenient and safe storage of recordings. Its fanless design is a plus, and it does not make too much noise during operations.
Its first-class digital signal processor is a plus, hence, you can experience advanced video processing to record pictures at high resolution and sensitivity. With its minimum illumination standing at 0.35 lux, getting clearer images is as easy as ABC. It comes with both automatic and manual focus so that you can be more flexible during operations to get the best shots. Its output formats include 1080p: 59.94/50/29.97/25, 1080PsF: 29.97/25, 1080i: 59.94/50, and 720p: 59.94/50. You will like its pan/tilt speed which stands at 90? per second with preset at 300? per second.
|Image Sensor:||1/2.3" Type MOS|
|Lens:||Motorized 30x zoom|
|Zoom:||Optical: 30x i.Zoom: 40x Digital: 16x|
|FOV:||Horizontal: 61.6? (W) to 2.1? (T) Vertical: 37.0? (W) to 1.1? (T) Diagonal: 68.7? (W) to 2.4? (T)|
|Focus:||Auto/Manual||Minimum Illumination:||0.35 lux||Gain:||0 to 48 dB||Pan/Tilt Speed:||300?/sec(Preset)/90?/sec||Pan Range:||?175?||Tilt Range:||-30 to 90?|
Included in the box:
- Panasonic AW-HN40 Camera
- Mounting Bracket
- AC to DC Adapter