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Panasonic MiniDV VCR - Panasonic AG-DV1000
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Panasonic MiniDV VCR - Panasonic AG-DV1000

$ 689.99



The AG-DV1000 is a compact desktop Mini-DV VTR. It's small size makes it an ideal choice as a source VCR for a desktop Non-Linear System. An IEEE-1394 interface is built-in for high quality digital transfer without any loss.

  • The DV format uses 8-bit component digital recording at 25 Mbps, with Intra-frame5:1 compression and 4:1:1 color sampling. A 10 micron track pitch and 500 lines of resolution, provides superior picture quality, superb multi-generation capability and production flexibility. *Two 1/4" ME cassette sizes are available: Standard and Mini. The Standard size cassette will hold up to 123 minutes of information while the Mini cassette will hold up to 80 minutes of information.
  • 3-D DNR (Digital Noise Reducer) is built-in to the AG-DV1000 to help improve analog source material quality. Analog picture noise is reduced, improving the overall quality of non-digital sources.
  • Equipped with a IEEE-1394 (Firewire) digital interface for lossless transfer of digital video and audio information with other IEEE-1394 equipped devices. The single 4-pinIEEE-1394 cable can be connected to MAC or PC based NLE systems or to another VTR for degradation-free editing.
  • The AG-DV1000 has Analog Composite, Y/C, and audio inputs and outputs, making it ideal for editing from an analog source or dubbing to an analog recorder.
  • Designed exclusively for use with Mini-DV tapes by Sony JVC Panasonic Fuji & TDK it is ready to serve as the heart of a versatile digital video production system.
  • An IEEE1394 terminal (i-link/Firewire) lets you transfer high quality digital video and audio data to or from a PC.
  • Via an IEEE1394 terminal, you can perform dubbing with no quality loss with either two AG-DV1000s, an AG-DV1000 and an AG-DVC10/AG-DV200 camera/recorder or the AG-DV1000 and another DV unit.
  • It is equipped with analog input and output terminal that permit dubbing from analog to digital, or vice versa, with outstanding picture quality.
  • It handles a host of tasks, including serving as a source for non-linear editing and Internet transmission of still or moving images.
  • This digital VTR brings high levels of quality convenience and versatility to professional applications.


Video Recording System

Digital Video SD Format

Audio Recording System

PCM Digital Recording,

16 bit (48 kHz/2ch),

12 bit (32 kHz/4ch)

Tape Speed

SP: 18.812mm/sec.

LP: 12.555mm/sec.

Tape Format

MiniDV Tape

Record / Playback Time

Max. 120 min. with DVM80 and in the LP Mode

SP: 60min. & LP: 90min with DVM60 tape.

FF/ REW Time

approx. 80sec. with DVM60 tape


Television System

EIA; Standard (525 lines, 60 fields) NTSC Color

Video Recording System

Digital Component

Input Level


(BNC):1.0 Vp-p, 75 ohm



Y: 1.0 Vp-p, 75 ohm

C: 0.286 Vp-p, 75 ohm

Output Level


1.0 Vp-p. 75 ohm



Y: 1.0 Vp-p, 75 ohm

C: 0.286 Vp-p, 75 ohm


Input Level

AUDIO IN (PHONO): -10 dBV, 47 kohm

Output Level

AUDIO OUT (PHONO): -10 dBV, 1 kohm

(loaded impedance: 10 kohm)

Sampling Frequency

32 kHz (4ch)

48 kHz (2ch)


12 bit (32 kHz)

16 bit (48 kHz)


Power Source

120 V AC, 50-60 Hz

Power Consumption

19 watts

Operating Temperature

41°F - 104°F (5°C - 40°C)

Operating Humidity

35% - 80%


5.5 lbs. (2.5 kg)


111/4" (W) x 31/4" (H) x 89/16" (D)

(280 X 81 X 216 mm)

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