Sony FX3 vs Sony a7S III Comparison Review

Here is a comparison review of the Sony FX3 vs Sony a7S III full frame cine cameras. This comes from DPReview TV. They’ve published their Sony FX3 review and compared it to the Sony a7S III. You can check out the video and find out which one you should choose. Continue reading “Sony FX3 vs Sony a7S III Comparison Review”

Best Memory Cards for Sony FX3

Here are the best memory cards for Sony FX3 cinema camera, including CFexpress cards (Type A) and UHS-II SD cards.

The Sony FX3 has dual memory card slots that both support the fast CFexpress Type A cards and UHS-II SD cards for flexible and high-speed file storage. Designed for single-operator image capture yet offering multiple pro video functions, the Sony FX3 is Sony’s most compact addition to its Cinema Line. This Sony FX3 camera melds the high-end video capture of the FX6 with the petite form of the a7S III familiar to so many mirrorless enthusiasts. Featuring a 12.1MP Exmor BSI CMOS sensor and a BIONZ XR processor, the Sony FX3 (Adorama | B&H | Amazon) is capable of recording UHD 4K video up to 120p and HD video up to 240p. An expanded ISO range of 80 to 409,600, over 15 stops of dynamic range, and limited rolling shutter effects further complement the FX3’s sensitive, nuanced image capture. In addition, Its lightweight, compact form is designed with multiple accessory threads to facilitate cage-free use, and it comes with a detachable, dual XLR/TRS adapter handle for pro audio capture.

Below is our full list of top recommended CFexpress cards (Type A) and UHS-II SD cards for the Sony FX3 full-frame cinema camera. Hope it can help you get the best out of your Sony FX3 cinema camera.

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Sony FX3 Firmware Update Version 1.01 Released

Along with the New Firmware Version 2.01 for Sony A7S III, Sony also released the firmware version 1.01 for Sony FX3 full-frame cinema camera.

Download links:

Sony FX3 Firmware Version 1.01 (Windows)

Sony FX3 Firmware Version 1.01 (Mac)

Benefits and Improvements

  • Fixes an issue where a Picture Profile may be applied even though the Picture Profile feature is set to OFF
  • Improves the operational stability of the camera when using the Imaging Edge Desktop (Remote) or Imaging Edge Mobile apps
  • Fixes an issue where an error message may appear while shooting at a high shutter speed
  • Improves the overall stability of the camera

The FX3 powered by the well-known Sony NPFZ 100 batteries used on cameras like the A7 IIIA7R IIIAlpha a6600, and A9 II.

Sony FX3: $3,898 at Adorama | B&H | Amazon.

Sony FX3 Price, Specs, and Release Date, Availability

Here are the Sony FX3 price and availability, specs and key features. The Sony FX3 is available in major stores right now. Check out the details below.

The new camera brings ergonomic improvements over the a7s III camera body, and further integrates an XLR audio unit reducing the need for a cage and/or external audio recorder.

The FX3 powered by the well-known Sony NPFZ 100 batteries used on cameras like the A7 IIIA7R IIIAlpha a6600, and A9 II.

Sony FX3: $3,898 at Adorama | B&H | Amazon.

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