Sony FX3 Full Frame UHD Cinema Camera

  • 12.1MP Full-Frame CMOS Exmor R Sensor
  • UHD 4K up to 120 | 1080p up to 240
  • Compact Form for Cage-Free Operation
  • 10-Bit 4:2:2 XAVC S-I,16-Bit Raw Output




35.7 x 18.8 mm (35 mm full-frame) back-illuminated single-chip CMOS image sensor

Lens Mount

E-Mount (native)

Can be adapted to EF, PL, LPL, and more.

Recording Format

XAVC-I 4:2:2 10-Bit 4K up to 50 fps

XAVC-I 4:2:2 10-Bit UHD up to 50 fps

XAVC-I 4:2:2 10-Bit HD up to 50 fps

XAVC-L 4:2:0 8-Bit UHD up to 50 fps

XAVC-L 4:2:2 10-Bit HD up to 50 fps

File Format



XAVC-I UHD 3840x2160p
XAVC-I HD 1920x1080p
XAVC-I HD 1920x1080i
XAVC-L HD 3840x2160p
XAVC-L HD 1920x1080p
MPEG FHD 1920x1080i
MPEG HD 1920x1080p
MPEG HD 1920x1080i
XAVC Proxy 1920x1080p
XAVC Proxy

Maximum Frame Rate (PAL)

XAVC-I UHD 50 fps
XAVC-I HD 100 fps
XAVC-I HD 50 fps
XAVC-L HD 50 fps
XAVC-L HD 100 fps
MPEG FHD 50 fps
MPEG HD 25 fps
MPEG HD 50 fps

Recording Media

2x CFexpress Type A cards

2x SDXC/SDHC cards supporting UHS-I and UHS-II speed classes

Audio Recording Format

AVC-Intra: 2/4-Channel 24-Bit 48 kHz LPCM Audio

AVC-Long: 2/4-Channel 24-Bit 48 kHz LPCM Audio


ISO Range 800-4000
Native ISO (Dual) 800/4000

Internal ND Filters

Variable electronic ND Filter from 1/4 to 1/128


Sony BP-U series batteries

V-Lock (using Sony XDCA-Fx9 Extension Unit)

1 x Barrel (19.5 VDC) Power Connector Input

Video Connectors

1 x BNC (12G-SDI) Output
1 x BNC (3G-SDI) Output
1 x HDMI (HDMI 2.0) Output

Audio Connectors

2 x 3-Pin XLR Mic/Line Level (+48 V Phantom Power) Input
1 x 1/8″ / 3.5 mm Stereo Headphone Output

Other I/O

1 x BNC Genlock Data Input

1 x BNC Timecode Data Input/Output

1 x 2.5 mm LANC Control

1 x USB Micro-B USB 3.1 Gen 1 Data

1 x Barrel (19.5 VDC) Input


4.4 lb / 2 kg (body only)

Technical Assistance

Sony PXw-FX9 Instructional Manual (Menu Configuration and Hierarchy pg. 65)


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