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FDR-AX100

Your story. In 4K detail.

The FDR-AX100 supports 4K resolution, delivering four times the detail of Full HD. Now you can capture the vibrancy and incredible detail of real life.

New software is now available.

Power up your camera to further enhance shooting ease.

4K goes portable

Sized for mobile shooting—at just 1/4 the size and 1/3 the weight of the previous model—its back-illuminated Exmor R® CMOS sensor delivers stunning image quality, bokeh, and high sensitivity.

Keys to supreme 4K

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Zeiss® Vario-Sonnar® T* lens

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.

Exmor® R CMOS sensor

1.0-type Exmor® R CMOS sensor

Light-receiving area of this sensor is about 4.9 times larger than current sensors, enhancing image clarity, reducing noise, and enabling extraordinary background defocusing.

BIONZ X chip

Advanced BIONZ X™ image processing engine

Highly evolved BIONZ engine that produces more lifelike images and enables new features that take advantage of faster processing.

Intuitive controls to shape your vision

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Behold every brilliant detail

Amaze the audience with footage four times clearer than Full HD. Experience the difference with the slider below.

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4K (3840 X 2160)
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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

Supports high HD bit rates

Adapted from the popular professional format, XAVC S is the supreme consumer standard for recording 4K/HD movies. With support up to HD 50 Mbps, record high-resolution movies even in shots with heavy movement.

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From scene to screen

With a range of 4K Ultra HD TVs and projectors, Sony supports 4K from the record button to the play button.

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Shoot cinematically

With Full 1080 HD at 50p or 24p, you can make the aesthetic choice to capture film-like motion in your videos.

Savor every detail on a BRAVIA 4K TV

Experience the full cinematic quality of your 4K movies by connecting your camcorder with the bundled single HDMI cable.

Enriched Full HD experience

Enjoy super-sampled Full HD playback on your HD TV. It uses the surplus 4K data to automatically down-convert 4K footage to Full HD. Crop a 4K image to Full HD simply by tracing your finger on the camcorder's LCD screen to define the area.

Footage fit for the big screen

Handycam® standalone

FDR-AX100

Uniting 4K capability, intuitive controls, and handheld size for the first time, the FDR-AX100 is a landmark in the enthusiast camcorder market.

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FDR-AX1

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.

Specifications
  • Record 4K footage

  • 1.0-type Exmor R® CMOS

  • BIONZ X image processor

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    Zeiss® Vario-Sonnar® T* lens

  • Versatile manual settings

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 Adapter, Power Cord, Manual, HDMI cable, USB cable, Remote Commander, Lens Hood, Lens Cap

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