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Panasonic AJ-PX270PJ P2 HD AVC-ULTRA Camcorder

Abel Code: PN-AJ-PX270PJ
Mfr. Code: AJ-PX270PJ
Estimated to Ship – 5-10 Business Days
Special Order Only
This is a special order item. You will be charged upon placing your order, which is non-cancelable and non-returnable.
The Panasonic AJ-PX270PJ is an AVC-Ultra ready P2 camera that provides the quality, functionality, and image control of full sized 2/3” camcorders in a much smaller hand-held form factor.
Key Highlights
  • 3 x 1/3" 3MOS imagers (3rd gen.)
  • AVC-LongG / Intra100/50 / Ultra Class200
  • 22x Zoom Lens (WA, IS)


The Panasonic AJ-PX270PJ P2 HD AVC-ULTRA Camcorder features (3) third generation 1/3” 1080p advanced MOS imagers, providing increased sensitivity and significantly reduced noise while greatly enhancing low-light performance and overall image quality. With (2) microP2 card slots, as well as (1) full-size P2 card slot, the AJ-PX270 features SD and HD imaging and record options, native 1080i/p and 720p recording, and is also capable of full-raster 10-bit 1080/60p. With its breadth of recording options, image quality, full control over image parameters, and a wide variety of professional I/Os and expandability, the AJ-PX270 will address niches in network and station news workspaces, documentary, high-end corporate and sports production, as well as the rental market. The AJ-PX270PJ is the perfect companion to the larger AJ-PX5000 with whom it shares almost all functionality.

The AJ-PX270 is the first P2 HD handheld camcorder that features AVC-ULTRA recording, delivering the high quality and incredible efficiency of low-bit-rate recording, the creative controls of a high-end shoulder production camera and the flexibility of 3G/4G/LTE wireless connectivity, all in a compact, 5 lb package. Ideal for news acquisition or a wide range of sports, corporate, education and event applications.


  • 3 x 1/3", third generation 1080p 60p 3MOS imagers
  • Records in AVC-LongG, AVC-Intra100/50, and AVC-Ultra Class200*
  • Two microP2 cards slots, one P2 card slot, and one SDHC/XC slot
  • Integral 22x, wide angle, image stabilized zoom lens (28-616mm 35mm equiv) with 3 ring manual control (Z/F/I)
  • Full professional control over all video parameters, Matrix, Detail, Gammas, including FilmRec
  • Wireless metadata input*, proxy recording, HD streaming* Dedicated RG45 LAN connector
  • Dynamic Range Stretch
  • Chromatic Aberration Compensation
  • Flash band Compensation

*AVC-Intra Class 200 is a future, chargeable AVC-Ultra CODEC option.

AVC-ULTRA Recording

The PX270 can capture HD from a low bit rate of 12 Mbps to master-quality 200 Mbps. For high-quality recording, the camera records in 100 Mbps AVC-Intra 100, as well as 200 Mbps AVC-ULTRA Class200 (optional). For applications where file size is critical for long recording, the camcorder records in low-bit-rate AVC-LongG for extended recording and AVC-LongG25, which enables extended 1920 x 1080, 10-bit, 4:2:2 broadcast-quality recording (four times longer than AVC-Intra 100) on the same memory space. Record AVC-Proxy in parallel with higher-bandwidth production formats, enabling fast offline editing at bit rates from 6 Mbps down to 800Dkbps. The PX270 also records in DVCPRO HD, DVCPRO50, DVCPRO, and DV.

3G/4G/LTE Wireless Mobility

The PX270 features a wireless LAN function via an optional dongle, streaming and FTP via a 3G/4G/LTE network, and easy uplink, low-bit-rate proxy and full-quality broadcast content to make production workflow more efficient and accelerate broadcasting workflows from shooting, to on-air.

High-sensitivity, Low-noise 3MOS Image Sensors

The PX270's (3) 2.2M pixel, 1/3" 3MOS sensors offer full-pixel HD (1920 x 1080) resolution to deliver a horizontal resolution of 1,000 TV lines. The camcorder also achieves high F11 (59.94 Hz)/F12 (50 Hz) sensitivity to produce rich gradation and vibrant colors.

Recording Formats, Variable Frame Rates for Slow and Fast Motion Effects

  • In 1080: records in 1080/59.94p, 1080/59.94i, 1080/29.97p, 1080/29.97pN, 1080/23.98p, 1080/23.98pN, and 1080/23.98Psf
  • In 720p: records in 720/59.94p, 720/29.97pN, and 720/23.98pN
  • In SD, records in 480/59.94i and 480/29.97p

NOTE: Records variable frame rates in 1080/59.94p in 25 steps from 1fps to 60fps, including 24fps, 25fps and 30 fps as standard.

22X Zoom Lens with Three Main Focus Rings

A newly designed, compact 22X zoom lens with optical stabilizer offers a wide 28mm to telephoto 616mm (35mm equivalent) zoom range. The camera is also equipped with three manual operation lens rings (zoom, focus and iris) to provide comfortable manual control similar to interchangeable lenses, without the need for actual lens changes.

OLED Viewfinder

For rich blacks and natural motion handling, the PX270 features a high-resolution OLED viewfinder for true-to-life colors, as well as a 1.56-megapixel, high-resolution LCD monitor.

Efficient Design, Extensive Image Adjustment Capabilities

The PX270 features switches and volume controls located in the same positions found on a shoulder-mounted camera. The external terminals, which are used during recording, are located on the side panel. The PX270 has hue-adjustable, 12-axis color compensation for each color gamut and independent, three-axis skin-tone color compensation.

microP2 Card, P2 Card and SD Card Slots

2 x microP2 card slots enable the ultimate cost-effective operation. The microP2 card, with the same reliability as the P2 card, can be used without an adapter. The PX270 is also equipped with 1 x P2 card slot and 1 s SD/SDHC/SDXC card slot. 

What's in the Box

  • Hand Strap
  • Lens Hood
  • Mic Holder w/ (2) Screws
  • Eye Cup
  • Shoulder Belt
  • AC Adapter w/ Power Cable
  • Battery Charger w/ Power Cable
  • VW-VBD58 Battery
  • Panasonic AJ-PX270PJ P2 HD AVC-ULTRA Camcorder


Key Highlights

  • 3 x 1/3" 3MOS imagers (3rd gen.)
  • AVC-LongG / Intra100/50 / Ultra Class200
  • 22x Zoom Lens (WA, IS)
  • (2) microP2, (1) P2 card, (1) SDXC slot


Output Connector/Port:
1 x Video - BNC (Genlock In / Video Out)
Input Connector/Port:
1 x Timecode - BNC

Inputs & Outputs

SDI Output:
1 x 3G-SDI - BNC
Audio I/O:
2 x Audio Input - XLR3
1 x Audio Output

Lens Characteristics

Prime or Zoom:
Zoom - 22x


Monitor Size:
5.0" and Under - 3.5"
Monitor Type:


Power Adapter:
Compatible with CGA-D54


Recording Format:
AVC-Intra100 - (100/50)
AVC-LongG6Recording - Proxy
AVC-LongG (G12, G25, G50)
DVCPROHD - except 720/24p, 25p, 30p
Recording Frame Rate:
1280 x 720p - 23.98, 25, 29.97, 50, 59.94
1280 x 720pN - 23.98, 29.97
1920 x 1080i - 50i, 59.94i
1920 x 1080p - 23.98, 25, 29.97, 50, 59.94
1920 x 1080pA - 23.98
1920 x 1080pN - 23.98, 29.97
720 x 480 - 29.97p, 59.94i
720 x 576 - 25p, 50i

Recording / Media

Media Type:
2 x microP2
1 x P2 Card

Sensor Specifics

Sensor Size:
Sensor Type:


EVF Screen Type:
EVF Display Size:
Up to 3.0" - 0.5"


# Media Slots:
4 - (2) microP2, (1) P2 card, (1) SD/SDHC/SDXC
Camera Features:
4 x ND Filter Built-In - Clear, 1/4, 1/16, 1/64
1 x Headphone Jack


14.9 in
12.6 in
19.1 in
11.9 lb
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