Revolutionize the concept of POV movie shooting with the all-new FDR-X3000 4K Action Camera from Sony. It features an 8.2 MP 1/2.5-inch back-illuminated Exmor R CMOS sensor that offers enhanced sensitivity for shooting in the dark, even with subtle light. The Balanced Optical SteadyShot function comes in handy for suppressing camera shakes, thus generating blur-free videos and pictures. The BIONZ X image processor enables the action camera to reproduce high-quality textures and details at high speed. In addition to making the action camera water-resistant by up to 60 m, the included MPK-UWH1 Underwater Housing offers dust and shock resistance.
Optics and Focus
The Sony FDR-X3000 action camera is equipped with a sharp, ultra-wide ZEISS Tessar lens that comes with an aperture of f/2.8 and a focal length of 17-32 mm. Use the Balanced Optical SteadyShot function for reducing camera shakes. For added shooting flexibility, you can conveniently adjust the zoom and field of view. The White Balance and Exposure modes aid in a variety of video shoots and photography. Furthermore, the shutter operates at a speed of up to 1/10,000th of a second.
Sensor and Screen
This camera from Sony has an 8.2 MP 1/2.5-inch back-illuminated Exmor R CMOS sensor that lets you record videos and capture photos with enhanced sensitivity, even in low-light conditions. The monochrome display panel on the side of the camera displays settings in a neat manner for added convenience.
Image and Video
Apart from shooting 4K videos at a resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels at 30p, this action camera takes still JPEG pictures at a 4608 x 2592-pixel resolution. The BIONZ X image processor is capable of reproducing high-quality textures and details at a rapid speed. Use the 4K Time-lapse Capture function for producing time-lapse movies conveniently by merging high-quality 4K still pictures shot at designated intervals with either the Action Cam Movie Creator computer software or the Action Cam app. The Motion Shot LE comes in handy for creating a composite image of a moving subject with variable settings. Shoot photos continuously at a burst rate of up to 10 fps. You can loop videos with duration options of 5, 20, 60, or 120 minutes, or unlimited.
Along with 60-m water resistance, the included MPK-UWH1 Underwater Housing provides the Sony FDR-X3000 with shock and dust resistance. The memory card slot is compatible with Memory Stick Micro, as well as Micro SD, SDHC, and SDXC cards for capturing additional content. The 3 tally lights make it easy to identify the camera’s recording status. Use the built-in GPS function for tracking the camera’s location while traveling. For added shooting convenience, this camera includes an inbuilt tripod socket. Powering this battery is an NP-BX1 3.6 V battery pack. Additionally, this action camera comes with WiFi, a Micro HDMI port, a multi/micro USB terminal, and a stereo minijack.