GY-HM790U Full HD 1080p Studio Camera W/ Canon lens, Rear Studio Controls

Regular price $1,949.00

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This pre-owned JVC GY-HM790U Full HD camcorder is in good condition with some scuffs and small scratches on the body from regular use. It comes with rear studio controls valued at $800. The glass on the Canon lens is in pristine condition with no scratches or marks. The camera is NTSC/PAL switchable, making it suitable for worldwide use. All of the components on this camera have been tested and are in perfect working order. There are no dead pixels at any gain level, guaranteed. All pictures displayed are of the actual item being sold.

The fan on this camera began making a loud noise at 600 operational hours, and we have since replaced it with a brand new fan. The fan hours now show 0 hours.

The item includes 30-Day Warranty.



 -         JVC GY-HM790U NTSC/PAL  Video Camera Recorder
-         JVC electronic Zoom control 
-          JVC manual focus control with cable
-          JVC focus block
-           Canon 14X stock lens
-           12V power supply
-           Two Sandisk 32Gb SD cards (enough for almost 4 hrs of full HD recording
-         JVC microphone
-          Earpiece


 More details from JVC web site:

The GY-HM790U is a modular HD camera with solid state recording capability as well as studio functionality. It was developed to address the needs of modern broadcast and production facilities offering the highest level of HD picture quality in both 1080i and 720p formats. Whether used on the shoulder for electronic news-gathering, field production, or as a primary studio camera, the GY-HM790U is everything that a broadcast camera should be.

Patented 3-CCD optical system provides full HD resolution images

4:2:2 processing

Built-in Genlock

1080i / 720p / 480i multiscan

Industry standard bayonet lens mount

JVC offers a wide range of lenses and accessories

HDSDI output

Can also provide down-converted SDI output—live or playback.

Patented Focus Assist function

Extensive image customization modes (gamma, matrix, knee, detail, etc.) 


Compact Shoulder form factor

Records to dual hot swappable SDHC memory cards

Professional recording with selectable data rates up to 35Mbps

1920 x 1080 (1080p24/p25/p30, 1080i60/i50)

1280 x 720P (p60/p50/p30/p25/p24)

SD recording capability (DV data format>

Native file recording—world's fastest shoot-to-edit workflow.

Native Final Cut Pro format

Edit immediately without conversion or transcoding

.MP4 file format

Compatible with most popular editing systems

Pool feed input (analog SD)

Time code IN/OUT

High resolution (1.22 million pixel) Liquid Crystal on Silicon (LCOS) viewfinder

Large (4.3-inch) flip-out LCD monitor

Pre Rec (retro cache up to 20 seconds) function prevents "missed shots"

Variable frame rate recording (over crank, under crank)

Built-in clip viewer and management system

Uncompressed LPCM audio (2ch) recording

Manual level controls with audio meter

XLR inputs with phantom power

Optional ASI output module


Sturdy, sleek studio housing (sled) 

Large lens support

High resolution 8.4-inch Studio Viewfinder

26-pin Multicore Module

Fully featured multicore CCU

Local Remote Panel (shader)

Fiber Remote Module

Wide range of lenses and lens accessories