Change the way you perform POV movie shooting with the Sony FDR-X3000R 4K Action Camera. It is equipped with an 8.2 MP 1/2.5-inch back-illuminated Exmor R CMOS sensor that provides improved sensitivity for shooting with ease, even in the dark. Use the Balanced Optical SteadyShot function for reducing camera shakes in order to get blur-free videos and pictures. The BIONZ X image processor reproduces high-quality textures and details at lightning-fast speed. The included RM-LVR3 Live-View remote is useful when you wish to control the camera from a distance. This can be done with the help of the inbuilt WiFi and Bluetooth V4.1 facilities. Moreover, the included MPK-UWH1 Underwater Housing not only offers dust and shock resistance, but also makes the action camera water-resistant by up to 60 m.
Optics and Focus
The FDR-X3000R action camera from Sony has a sharp, ultra-wide ZEISS Tessar lens that offers a focal length of 17-32 mm and an aperture of f/2.8. The Balanced Optical SteadyShot function minimizes camera shakes for taking blur-free videos and pictures. You can conveniently adjust the zoom and field of view for added shooting flexibility. The Exposure and White Balance modes assist in a range of video shoots and photography situations. Also, the shutter operates at a maximum speed of 1/10,000th of a second.
Sensor and Screen
The FDR-X3000R features an 8.2 MP 1/2.5-inch back-illuminated Exmor R CMOS sensor that gives you the freedom to shoot videos and photos with enhanced sensitivity, even in dark areas. The monochrome display panel on the side of the camera displays settings neatly for quick and convenient reference.
Image and Video
In addition to recording 4K videos at a 3840 x 2160-pixel resolution at 30p, this action camera from Sony captures JPEG images at a resolution of 4608 x 2592 pixels. The BIONZ X image processor renders pictures and videos at high speed with good-quality textures. The 4K Time-lapse Capture function lets you produce time-lapse movies with little effort by simply combining high-quality 4K still pictures captured at designated intervals with either the Action Cam app or the Action Cam Movie Creator computer software. Use the Motion Shot LE function for creating a composite image of a moving subject with various settings. You can shoot photos in a continuous manner at a maximum burst rate of 10 fps. Additionally, videos can be looped with duration options of 120, 60, 20, or 5 minutes, or unlimited.
The Sony FDR-X3000R includes the RM-LVR3 Live-View remote to control the camera from a distance with the help of the Bluetooth V4.1 and WiFi connectivity options. In addition to 60-m water resistance, the included MPK-UWH1 Underwater Housing offers the camera shock and dust resistance. The memory card slot is compatible with not just the Memory Stick Duo, but also the Micro SD, SDHC, and SDXC memory cards for capturing extra content. The 3 tally lights allow you to identify the camera’s recording status conveniently. The built-in GPS function helps track the camera’s location when you are traveling. The built-in tripod socket gives you the freedom to mount the action camera on a tripod. An NP-BX1 3.6 V battery pack powers this camera. Additional features in this action camera include a multi/micro USB terminal, a Micro HDMI port, and a stereo minijack.