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Sony FX3 Full-Frame Cinema Camera

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Main Features

  • 10.2MP Full-Frame CMOS Exmor R Sensor
  • UHD 4K up to 120 | 1080p up to 240
  • Compact Form for Cage-Free Operation
  • 10-Bit 4:2:2 XAVC S-I,16-Bit Raw Output
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Sony FX3 Full-Frame Cinema Camera
  • Rechargeable Battery NP-FZ100
  • Battery Charger BC-QZ1
  • Power cord
  • XLR handle unit
  • Accessory shoe kit
  • Body cap
  • Accessory shoe cap
  • Handle shoe cap
  • USB-A to USB-C cable (USB 3.2)
  • Limited 1-Year Warranty

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Designed for single-operator image capture yet offering multiple pro video functions, the FX3 Full-Frame Cinema Camera is Sony's most compact addition to its Cinema Line. This camera melds the high-end video capture of the FX6 with the petite form of the a7S III familiar to so many mirrorless enthusiasts. Well positioned for use as a B-camera on FX6, FX9, or even VENICE productions, the FX3 also serves as a comfortable option for still photographers branching out into video capture.

The full-frame Sony FX3 employs a 12.1MP Exmor R BSI CMOS sensor and a BIONZ XR processor to capture up to UHD 4K video with the shallow depth of field that is signature to the full-frame format. An expanded ISO range of 80 to 409,600, over 15 stops of dynamic range, and limited rolling shutter effects further complement the FX3's sensitive, nuanced image capture. Its lightweight, compact form is designed with multiple accessory threads to facilitate cage-free use, and it comes with a detachable, dual XLR/TRS adapter handle for pro audio capture. Operating features include an articulated, touchscreen LCD, multiple autofocus options, and 5-axis, in-camera image stabilization.

Most Compact Member of the Cinema Line Family
This compact addition to Sony's Cinema Line blends the full-frame, S-Cinetone capture of the FX6 with the UHD 4K capture, autofocus options, and body size of the a7S III camera. The video-forward design of the FX3 also shares several handling and audio features with the FX6 and the ISO range and battery of the a7S III.

Common FX3/FX6/a7S III Features

    Full-frame, back-illuminated 12.1MP Exmor R CMOS sensor and BIONZ XR processor
    High-speed rates of 120p in 4K and 240p in HD
    Dynamic range of 15+ stops

Shared FX3/FX6 Attributes

    S-Cinetone, S-Log3, HLG, and Rec. 709 gamma options
    Tally lamps on the front, side, and rear
    Internal fan to prevent overheating
    Zoom lever

Shared FX3/A7S III Attributes

    5-axis in-body image stabilization
    16-bit raw output via HDMI
    S-Log2 gamma choice
    80 to 409,6000 ISO range (expanded)

Improved FX3 Features

    Comfortable, cage-free, handheld operation
    Greater than 1.6x battery runtime compared to a7S III
    USB-PD power option for extended shooting times

4K Full-Frame CMOS Exmor R Sensor
The 12.1MP Exmor R sensor and BIONZ XR processor offer true cinematic expression with 10.2MP video and 12.1MP stills capture. The full-frame sensor provides shallow depth of field looks, impressive bokeh, and reduced rolling shutter artifacts.
S-Cinetone Color

    Default S-Cinetone color setting provides a softer-toned look with beautiful skin tone reproduction
    Complements your VENICE, FX9, or FX6 footage
    S-Log-3, S-Gamut3, S-Gamut3.Cine, and 10-bit 4:2:2: support help to maintain rich gradation and color compatible with the range of Sony Cinema Line cameras

Cinematic Recording / Frame Rate Options

    Up to 600 Mb/s XAVC S-I ALL-I H.264 codec recording
    XAVC HS codec recording with H.265 encoding for lower bit rates in Long GOP
    Internal 10-bit 4:2:2 recording to CFexpress Type A or SD memory cards
    External, 16-bit raw,10-bit 4:2:2 output via HDMI type-A port
    8-bit XAVC S or 10-bit XAVC HS proxy capture
    10-bit, 4:2:2 color available in all formats including HLG
    Full-frame UHD 4K high-speeds up to 120p
    S35 HD high-speed rates up to 240p
    Up to 5x slow-motion rates

Compact Design / Ergonomic Operation

    Flexible, streamlined, 5 x 3 x 3" form
    3" LCD with 1,440,000-dot resolution tilts for optimal viewing
    Can be used with or without a cage
    Right-handed controls feature placement consistent with the rest of the Cinema Line
    Five 1/4"-20 accessory threads on the FX3 body plus two on the top handle
    Intuitive touchscreen menu
    Customizable buttons for assigning 15 controls and up to 140 menu items
    Tally (record) lights are easily viewable on the top, front, and rear of the camera
    Dual CFexpress Type A/SD slots
    Relay, simultaneous, and backup recording
    Customizable zoom setting plus Clear Image Zoom

Detachable XLR Adapter Handle

    Top handle with two XLR/3.5mm TRS combo audio inputs
    Microphone holder and 3.5mm mic input
    Digital audio with up to 4-channel, 24-bit recording
    Contoured for comfortable low-angle shooting

Fast Hybrid / Phase Detection Autofocus

    Multiple autofocusing modes are designed for solo shooting
    Fast Hybrid AF uses 627 points to cover approximately 89% of the image frame
    Real-Time Eye AF, Eye and Face Detection, and subject Touch Tracking

Durable Build / Enhanced Operating

    An integrated cooling fan and a heat-dissipating design enable uninterrupted recording up to 4K60
    Magnesium-alloy chassis and shell
    Sealed against inclement weather and dust

Wireless Connectivity

    Dual-band 2.4/5 GHz wireless connectivity
    Wired LAN link using the USB Type-C port and a separate adapter

Post-Production Stabilization with E-Mount Lenses

    Sony's Catalyst Prepare/Browse software uses shake metadata to stabilize your image
    Adjustable balance between shake compensation and image area trimming


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