AX100 4K Expert Handycam®
FDR-AX100 new software is now available.
Power up your FDR-AX100 to further enhance shooting ease. The update adds XAVC S 4K 100 Mbps recording, still picture capture from video contents shot by XAVC S, trimming playback improvement and Auto Focus performance improvement.
Keys to supreme 4K
ZEISS Vario-Sonnar T* lens
Enjoy 29 mm wide-angle ZEISS Vario-Sonnar T* lens fine-tuned for 4K video. Ideal for capturing grand landscapes, it also provides up to 12x optical zoom.
1.0-type Exmor R CMOS sensor
Light-receiving area of this sensor is approximately 4.9 times larger than current sensors, which enhances image clarity, reduces noise and enables extraordinary background defocusing.
Advanced BIONZ X image processing engine
An evolved BIONZ engine achieves more lifelike images, and enables the addition of new features that take advantage of faster processing.
Intuitive controls to shape your vision
Behold every brilliant detail
Make jaws drop and eyes pop with footage four times clearer than Full HD. Experience the difference using the slider below.
4K: a new era of excitement
Experience the new dimension of definition with four times the image quality of Full HD.
Experience the XAVC S advantage
Support for HD high bit-rate
Adapted from the popular professional format, XAVC S is the supreme consumer standard for recording 4K/HD movies. With support up to HD 50Mbps, you can record high-resolution movies even in a shot with heavy movement.
An enriched Full HD experience
Enjoy super-sampled Full HD playback on your HD TV, which uses the surplus of 4K data to automatically down-convert 4K footage to Full HD. To crop a 4K image to Full HD, simply trace your finger on the camcorder's LCD screen to define the area.
Footage fit for the big screen
Uniting 4K capability, intuitive controls and handheld size for the first time, the FDR-AX100 is a landmark in the enthusiast camcorder market.
The professional-level FDR-AX1 Handycam offers XLR mic input and unparalleled image quality. With 4K/60p video and output in an incredibly user-friendly form, this camcorder is ready for the most discerning videographers.
Wide-ranging accessories meet every need
Professional level options open up new possibilities.
Further expand your shooting pleasure and give your photography a professional edge with accessories specially designed for this model.
- Lens Type
- ZEISS Vario-Sonnar T*
- Sensor Type
- 1.0-type back-illuminated Exmor R™ CMOS Sensor
- Extended Zoom
- 4K : 18x, HD : 24x
- Screen Type
- Xtra Fine LCD™ display
- Input and Output Terminals
- Composite Output(AV CABLE sold separately), HDMI® Output, Headphone Jack, micro-B/USB2.0 Hi-speed (mass-storage), Microphone Jack
What's in the Box
NP-FV70 Battery Pack, AC Adaptor, Power Cord, Manual, HDMI Cable, USB Cable, Remote Commander, Lens Hood, Lens Cap
It was also a good opportunity to test the new FREE XAVC-S 4K update. (firmware 3.0 boosting the data rate from 60 Mbps to 100 Mbps). In my opinion this camera together with Sony’s XLR-K2M can prove to be a very powerful combination - Cinema5D