Sony PMW-F5

The PMW-F5 features 16-bit 4K RAW recording when used with an ASX-R5 recorder at up to 240 fps, and maximum frame rates of 100 fps recording internally at XAVC 2K onto SxS Pro+ cards. Plus, is now Netflix approved!

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Sony PMW-F5


35mm with Rolling Shutter

Lens Mount

FZ-Mount with PL Adaptor

Recording Format

RAW 16-bit
XAVC 10-bit 4:2:2
XAVC Class480 10-bit 4:2:2
XAVC Class300 10-bit 4:2:2
MPEG-4 SStP 8-bit 4:4:4:4/4:2:2
MPEG-2 8-bit 4:2:2

File Format



RAW 4K 4096×2160 (with additional AXS-R5 Recorder)
RAW 2K 2048×1080 (with additional AXS-R5 Recorder)
XAVC 2K 2048×1080
XAVC HD 1920×1080
XAVC HD 1920×1080 (Proxy when recording RAW)
MPEG4 SStP 1920×1080
MPEG2 HD 1920×1080
MPEG2 1280×720

Maximum Frame Rate (PAL)

RAW 4K 50 fps (with additional AXS-R5 Recorder)
RAW 2K 240 fps (with additional AXS-R5 Recorder)
XAVC 2K 100 fps
XAVC HD 100 fps


RAW AXS (with additional AXS-R5 Recorder)
Internal Recording SxS Pro+
Setup/LUT SD Card

Audio Recording Format

LPCM 8CH 24-bit 48-kHz


ISO Range 800-6400
Native ISO 2000


Internal ND Filters

IRND 0.9 (3 Stops)
IRND 1.8 (6 Stops)




2x XLR 3-Pin (Audio)
1x XLR 4-Pin (DC)
1x Digital Viewfinder Interface
1x BNC (Genlock)
1x Timecode I/O


4x BNC (HD: SDI 1/2 Line Output, SDI 3/4 Monitor Output)
1x BNC (Test Output)
1x BNC (Shutter)
1x Stereo Mini Jack (Headphone)
2x 12V Hirose (with v-lock adaptor plate)


2.2 kg (body only)
4.5 kg (with accessories*)

*Including camera body, body cap, EVF with cable, V-Lock battery plate, vocas shoulder base plate, cage

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