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Sony PXWFS7K

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Sony PXWFS7K

£9,785.00
Sony PXW-FS7K
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A good spec but 3 year old 3840 x 2160 pixels resolution 2kg camcorder, with one of the largest optical sensor sizes on the market but representing only moderate value for money
3840 X 2160 (4K) Pixels 4" 2kg No Oct 2014
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Sony PXW-FS7K Review

With very good features but at over 3 years old, we have ranked the Sony PXW-FS7K number 21 in shoulder camcorders, number 100 in best selling camcorders and number 208 across all camcorders.
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Good Features
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3 Years Old
69
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Good

Why Has it Scored 69?

HP camcorders have excellent reviews in general.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better video cameras are available. View the latest video cameras 2018.
This camcorder has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
3840 x 2160 pixels resolution
Very large optical sensor size
mobility professional camera with continuous super slow motion capabilities, 35mm full frame powered zoom lens and mount lens system compatible with wide variety of e-mount and a-mount* le
FS7K XDCAM camera has an ergonomic grip design for easy handling and operability, making it ideal for one-man operation in situations where the extraordinary flexibility of its mount lens system and compatible interchangeable lenses can be used to maximum advantage. the pxw-fs7k features a 4k super 35mm exmor CMOS sensor and support for shooting in 4k 60p or full HD at high frame rates up to 180 fps (frames per second). selectable recording formats include XAVC, which supports 4k* 60p, full HD 60p even in 4:2:2 10-bit recording, as well as the common mpeg-2 HD 422 format used by many broadcast stations around the world. attach an optional extension unit (xdca-fs7) to open up the possibilities of multi-camera shooting and prores 422 encoding. connect an hxr-ifr5 interface and axs-r5 recorder to support parallel recording and 4k/2k RAW recordings up to 240 fps. the pxw-fs7k is supplied with the selp28135g 35mm full frame powered zoom l
Lightweight ergonomic design and low power consumption ideal for one-man operation and lower investment costs
High-sensitivity 4k super 35mm exmor CMOS sensor supports 4k motion-picture shooting
Super slow motion continuous recordings
SELP28135G 35mm full frame powered zoom 28-135mm, f4.0 lens with independent control rings
Mount system for a wide selection of e-mount and a-mount lenses
Heavier than average
Does not have an image stabilizer

Sony PXW-FS7K In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Sony Has Very Good Reviews for Its Video Cameras

Based on 9,817 expert and owner reviews (including 2,796 verified purchases), Sony has very good reviews for its video cameras. 91% of those that bought a Sony camcorder would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Age

Released Over Three Years Ago

Sony released the PXW-FS7K in October 2014.

Features

Heavier Than Average

The Sony PXW-FS7K's weight of 2kg is in the heaviest 8% of all camcorders when ranked by this feature. The average weight of all camcorders is 570g, with the lightest being 50g and the heaviest being 7.5kg.

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Very Large Optical Sensor Size

The smallest optical sensor size of camcorders is 0.12", the largest is 1.8", and the average optical sensor size is 0.37". The optical sensor size of the PXW-FS7K of 1.33" is very large compared to most other camcorders. It is in the largest 2% of all camcorders when sorted by this feature.

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3840 X 2160 Pixels Resolution

The PXW-FS7K has a maximum maximum video resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels. That's over four times the resolution of a 1920 x 1080 pixels video camera, which is the most common resolution. In addition, this Sony camcorder has a max video resolution of 3840 x 2160 (4K) pixels. The resolution of all camcorders ranges from 320 x 240 pixels (worst) to 6528 x 3672 pixels (best).

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Does Not Have an Image Stabilizer

The PXW-FS7K does not have an image stabilizer. 69% of camcorders do have an image stabilizer.

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Very Short Maximum Battery Life

The average maximum battery life of all camcorders is 4.4h, with the shortest being 0.16h and the longest being 93h. The maximum battery life of the PXW-FS7K of only 1h is shorter than average when compared to most other camcorders. It is in the shortest 7% of all camcorders when sorted by this feature.

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Supports HDMI

HDMI

The PXW-FS7K supports HDMI. 70% of camcorders also support HDMI.

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Larger Than Average Display Diagonal

Camcorders have display diagonals of between 1.3" and 9", and the average display diagonal is 3". The display diagonal of the PXW-FS7K of 3.5" is larger than average when compared to most other camcorders. It is in the largest 6% of all camcorders when sorted by this feature.

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Very High Maximum Aperture Number

The average maximum aperture number of all video cameras is 5, with the lowest being 1.6 and the highest being 38. The PXW-FS7K's maximum aperture number of 22 is higher than 98% of all camcorders when ranked by this feature.

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Has a Microphone in

The PXW-FS7K has a microphone in, unlike 75% of camcorders which do not have a microphone in.

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Supports Remote Operation

The PXW-FS7K supports remote operation, which is unusual. 93% of camcorders do not support remote operation.

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Full HD

Full HD

The PXW-FS7K is Full HD, as are 70% of camcorders.

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Has an Interchangeable Lens

The PXW-FS7K has an interchangeable lens, unlike 93% of camcorders which do not have an interchangeable lens.

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Has a Built-In Microphone

The PXW-FS7K has a built-in microphone. 54% of video cameras also have a built-in microphone.

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Higher Than Average Minimum Aperture Number

Camcorders have minimum aperture numbers of between 1.1 and 22, and the average minimum aperture number is 2.3. The minimum aperture number of the Sony PXW-FS7K of 4 is higher than 97% of all camcorders when ordered by this feature.

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Product Identifiers

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00027242888449, 04548736000452, 04905524999808

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