PXW – FS7
S35 XDCAM 4K Camera E-Mount XAVC
Super 35 Sized CMOS Sensor
UHD Up to 60 FPS, HD Up to 180 FPS
DCI 4K (4096 x 2160) Up to 60p
XAVC-I, XAVC-L, MPEG-2
4096 x 2160 Via External Recorder
Dual XQD Memory Card Slots
XAVC-I Up to 600 Mb/s
Ergonomic Handgrip with Camera Controls
Dual HD/3G-SDI & HDMI Output
The PXW-FS7 is at home on productions as diverse as “Cinéma Vérité”-style documentaries, reality TV, commercial and corporate applications Sony’s PXW-FS7 XDCAM Super 35 Camera System is a flexible 4K camera system. It has a Super 35mm size sensor that captures images with cinematic depth of field. The camera’s E-mount is machined from stainless steel and allows you to use E-mount lenses or with the use of optional adapters to accept most 35mm lenses including PL, EF, Leica, and Nikon. The camera can capture footage to optional on-board XQD media cards in either DCI (4096 x 2160), UHD (3840 x 2160) at up to 60 FPS or HD at up to 180 FPS.
The PXW-FS7 records in your choice of XAVC-I, XAVC-L, or MPEG-2. However, MPEG-2 recording does not support the high data rates the camera is capable of generating when shooting in UHD, and is limited to recording HD video only.
It incorporates Dual XQD media card slots that support simultaneous or relay recording. An ergonomically designed handgrip provides control of many of the camera’s functions and features an adjustable length support arm.
XQD-G-E Card Firmware
To use the the faster XQD-G-E cards requires an update to firmware 4.00 available from the Sony website.
The Firmware 2.0 update is installed on the camera, it is a free download and user install for camera owners who do not already have it installed in their camera. The firmware 2.0 update adds the following features to your camera: