Sony FDR-AX1

4K Professional Handycam

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Your story. In 4K detail.

Introducing the peerless FDR-AX1 Handycam® with professional-caliber XLR mic input and unparalleled image quality. Breaking ground by incorporating new-paradigm 4K2/60p3 video recording and output in an incredibly user-friendly form. Ready to capture the imaginations and eyes of even the most discerning videographers.

Record in 4K
Capture video with four times the detail of Full HD.

For brighter, clearer shots
1/2.3 inch back-illuminated Exmor R® CMOS Sensor

Powerful G Lens
The G Lens has low-dispersion glass for faithful image results.

4K images open your eyes to a new era of excitement

Experience a new dimension of definition with four times the image quality of Full HD.

See the detail

Other camcorders support formats from SD to Full HD. The FDR-AX1 supports 4K (3840 x 2160), the format that delivers about four times the resolution of Full HD.

Advancing to the next world of 4K (3840 x 2160) recording

4K viewing
4K/60p recording far surpasses Full HD.

Movies are recorded in XAVC S – a format based on 4K professional quality.

XQD card
XQD™ memory cards let you shoot and watch 4K video at high speed.

4K in action
With four times the detail of Full HD, 4K brings you a picture that’s full of life. If you’re shooting a moving object, your footage remains smooth, precise, and true to life.

Watch your movies on the big screen

Experiment with and explore your movies using the manual controls. Take charge of the exposure, shutter speed, and aperture.

Fine-tune every element

The FDR-AX1 Handycam® has a professional-grade XLR mic input and a host of manual controls—ready to capture the imaginations of even the most discerning videographers.

Professional-class audio XLR terminal
Connect up to two other microphones for superior audio.

Independent zoom, focus, and iris rings
Fast zooming, swift focusing and easy focus adjustment.

ND filter terminal
Three ND filters let you adjust the amount of light hitting the image sensor.

Additional Info

Additional Info

UsageAmateur, PRO
SensorCMOS 1/3
Effective pixels18.1 megapixels
PAL Resolution1920 x 1080 25p, 1920 x 1080 50p, 3840 x 2160 25p, 3840 x 2160 50p
NTSC Resolution1920 x 1080 24p, 1920 x 1080 30p, 1920 x 1080 60p, 3840 x 2160 24p, 3840 x 2160 30p, 3840 x 2160 60p
Bitrate50 Mpbs, 60 Mbps, 100 Mbps
SupportMemory Stick, SD, SDHC, SDXC, XQD
In/OutputComposite, HDMI, Headphone 3.5 mm out, Remote Lanc out, USB, XLR (phantom powered) in
Digital video outputsHDMI
Filter diameter72 mm
Zoom20x (optical)
Sensitivity60p: 4 lux (1/30 shutter speed); 50p: 3 lux (1/25 shutter speed)
Diaphragmf/1.6 - f/11
Power supply12V, Sony NP-F
Dimensions (L x W x D)189 x 193 x 362 mm
Net weight (kg)2.8
What's in the Box- AC-NB12A AC Adapter
- AC-VL1 Battery Charger
- HDMI Cable
- USB Cable
- Large Eyecup
- Lens Hood
- A/V Connecting Cable
- 32GB QDN32/T XQD N Series Memory Card
- Vegas Pro 12
- License CD-ROM
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