Sony PWS-4500 Server

Model: PWS-4500

Brand: Sony


Next-generation 4K/HD live production server with IP technology

The PWS-4500 is our highly reliable, versatile live production server, which has XAVC (both 4K and HD), ProRes and Avid DNxHD® recording capabilities, flexible I/O configurations and HFR recording capability.

In addition, it adds IP interfaces, file sharing function (Share Play), and redundant power supply. The system can be configured flexibly, using various optional accessories, allowing it to be used as a highly cost-effective HD production recorder with less I/Os, or as a full-featured slow replay server supporting both 4K and HD formats, and both SDI and IP interfaces, depending on your needs.

Recording Format XAVC, Avid DNxHD
Power Requirements 100 to 127 VAC / 200 to 240 VAC
Power Consumption Maximum 480 W
Operating Temperature 41 to 104°F (5 to 40°C)
Storage Temperature −4 to 140°F (−20 to 60°C)
Humidity 25 to 90% (non-condensing)
Dimensions 16.8 x 6.9 x 21.3″ (42.7 x 17.4 x 54.1 cm)
Weight 48 lb (22 kg)



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