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Panasonic AU-EVA1 5.7K Handheld Cinema Camcorder
  • 5.7K native Super-35 sensor
  • Dual Native ISO 800/2500
  • 14-stops Dynamic Range
  • HDR ready - 4K up to 60p - 2K up to 240p
  • Color sampling up to 10-bit 422
  • VariCam colorimetry for beautiful colors and accurate, lifelike skin tones
  • EF lens mount - Electronic Image Stabilization (EIS)

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 Panasonic is proud to announce its lightweight cinema camera, the AU-EVA1PJ.  

The Panasonic EVA1! Our 5 Favorite Features with Video Operations Director, Mike Duca.

This camera features a new 5.7K Super-35 sensor, capable of yielding the highest quality 4K and HD images. The EVA1 features a compact and lightweight body for handheld operation and will record to SDXC media. The EF lens mount allows the use of inexpensive high quality optics and the camera features professional connectivity such as XLR audio inputs and both HDMI and SDI 4K-capable video outputs.

More Key Features:
- V-Log & V-Gamut for capturing the full range of the sensor
- SD card recording - 5.7K RAW output (future firmware update)
- IR Cut filter switch In/Out in camera menu
- ND filter wheel (2/4/6 stops)
- XLR Audio inputs - HDMI & SDI 4K video outputs
- Only 2.64lbs - Just 6.69” X 5.31” X 5.23” (L/W/H)

Product Specification

General Specification

PowerDC 7.28 V (Battery Operation)
DC 12 V (AC adapter operation)
Power Consumption19 W (with LCD/HDMI/SDI ON)
Operating Temperature0 °C to 40 °C (32°F to 104°F)
Operating Humidity10% to 80% (relative humidity)
Storage Temperature-20 °C to 60 °C (-4°F to 140°F)
WeightBody: Approx. 1.2 kg (2.65 lb) (excluding accessories)
Shooting: Approx. 2.05 kg (4.52 lb) (with accessories)
Dimensions135 mm (W) x 133 mm (H) x 170 mm (D) (excluding protrusions and accessories)
(5-5/16 inches x 5-1/4 inches x 6-11/16 inches)

Camera Unit

Image SensorSuper 35 mm, MOS sensor
Number of PixelsTotal pixels: Approx. 20.49 megapixels, 6340 (H) x 3232 (V)
Effective pixels: Approx. 17.25 megapixels, 5720 (H) x 3016 (V)
Sensor Area and Max Frame RateS35: 4K/UHD 60 fps/50 fps
2K/HD 120 fps/100 fps
4/3": 2K/HD 240 fps/200 fps
Latitude14 stop
GammaeV-Look Gamma (2 types)
Video Gamma
Hybrid Log Gamma (HLG)
GamutV-Gamut (V-Log)
EI Settings[ISO] mode: NATIVE ISO: 800, 2500
800 Base: 200 to 2000
2500 Base: 1000 to 25600
[dB] mode: (Normal) -12 dB to 8 dB
(High) -8 dB to 20 dB
Shutter Speed[deg] mode: 3.0 deg to 357.0 deg (0.5 deg step)
12 presets
[sec] mode: 1/24.1 sec to 1/8000 sec (23.98p)
12 presets
Color TempATW, AWB, 2000 K to 15000 K ±10.0 GMg
12 presets
Lens MountEF mount
Image StabilizationElectric Image Stabilization (EIS)
Auto FocusOne push auto focus
ND FilterCLEAR, 0.6ND, 1.2ND, 1.8ND, Electrical driven
IR Cut FilterUSER assignable IR shooting (filter ON/OFF)

Memory Card Recorder

Recording MediaSDHC memory card (4 GB to 32 GB)
SDXC memory card (32 GB to 128 GB)
UHS-Ⅰ/UHS-Ⅱ UHS Speed Class3 is supported,
Video Speed Class V90 is supported
Recording SlotSD memory card slot x 2
Recording Resolution4096 x 2160 (4K), 3840 x 2160 (UHD),
2048 x 1080 (2K), 1920 x 1080 (FHD),
1280 x 720 (HD)
Recording System Frequency59.94p, 50p, 29.97p, 25p, 24p, 23.98p
59.94i, 50i (AVCHD only)
2slot FunctionsSimul Rec, Relay Rec, Loop Rec*1,
Background Rec*1
Other Rec FunctionsPre Rec, Interval Rec*1, One Shot Rec*1

Digital Video

QuantizingMOV: 4:2:2 10 bit/4:2:0 8 bit
AVCHD: 4:2:0 8 bit
Video Compression FormatH.264/MPEG-4 AVC High Profile

Digital Audio

Recording Audio FormatMOV: 48 kHz/24 bit, 2 CH, Linear PCM
AVCHD: 48 kHz/16 bit, 2 CH, Dolby Audio™
Headroom18 dB/20 dB (menu switchable)

Video Output


0.8 V [p-p], 75 Ω, 4K (6G), HD (3G/1.5G)
Output format (4:2:2 10 bit):

  • 4096 x 2160: 29.97p, 25p, 24p, 23.98p
  • 3840 x 2160: 29.97p, 25p, 24p, 23.98p
  • 1920 x 1080: 59.94p, 50p, 59.94i, 50i, 29.97p, 29.97PsF, 25p, 25PsF, 24p, 24PsF, 23.98p, 23.98PsF
  • 1280 x 720p: 59.94p, 50p

RAW* output format (10 bit):

  • 5760 x 3072: 29.97p, 25p, 24p, 23.98p
  • 4096 x 2160: 59.94p, 50p, 29.97p, 25p, 24p, 23.98p

HDMI x 1, TypeA, HDMI REC REMOTE is supported,
Viera Link is NOT supported
Output format (4:2:2 10 bit):

  • 4096 x 2160: 59.94p, 50p, 29.97p, 25p, 24p, 23.98p
  • 3840 x 2160: 59.94p, 50p, 29.97p, 25p, 24p, 23.98p
  • 1920 x 1080: 59.94p, 50p, 59.94i, 50i, 29.97p, 25p, 24p, 23.98p
  • 1280 x 720: 59.94p, 50p
  • 720 x 480: 59.94p
  • 720 x 576: 50p

Output format (4:2:0 8 bit):

  • 4096 x 2160: 59.94p, 50p
  • 3840 x 2160: 59.94p, 50p

Audio Input/Output

Internal MicStereo microphone
INPUT1/2XLR (3-pin) x 2 (INPUT1/2), input high impedance, LINE/MIC/MIC +48 V (menu switchable)
MIC: −40 dBu/−50 dBu/−60 dBu (menu switchable)
LINE: +4 dBu/0 dBu (menu switchable)
PHONES3.5 mm stereo mini jack x 1
Speaker20 mm diameter, round x 1

Other Input/Output

TC IN/OUTBNC x1 for IN/OUT (menu switchable)
IN: 1.0 V [p-p] to 4.0 V [p-p], 10 kΩ
OUT: 2.0 V [p-p] ±0.5 V [p-p], low impedance
LCD40-pin (Dedicated)
REMOTE2.5 mm Super Mini Jack
USB 2.0 (HOST)Type-A, 4-pin for Wireless Module (AJ-WM50)
EF Mounting Contact8-pin
DC IN 12 VDC 12 V (10.5 V to 13.5 V) EIAJ type 4

LCD Monitor

Size3.5-type LCD monitor (approx. 1,150,000 dots)
Touch panel (MENU control, Shooting assist functions)

Hand Grip

Mounting MechanismOne touch rotatable/Detachable
SwitchesREC, MENU/IRIS dial, User switch x 2

Included Accessories

AccessoriesBattery (5900 mAh), Battery charger, AC adapter, AC cable, Shoulder strap, Microphone holder, Microphone holder adapter, LCD monitor (with hood and mounting attachment), Handle, Grip, Grip belt, Mount cap

*1: Functions to be supported by firmware update.

* Dolby, Dolby Audio, and the double-D symbol are trademarks of Dolby Laboratories.

* Specifications are subject to change without notice.

Panasonic AU-EVA1 5.7K Handheld Cinema Camcorder Brochure


Panasonic AU-EVA1 5.7K Handheld Cinema Camcorder Brochure


Panasonic AU-EVA1 5.7K Handheld Cinema Camcorder Brochure