New Teaser Launched for Sony FX30, Coming on September 28th

Sony launched a new teaser for the upcoming camera that will be in cinema line. As our previous reports we know that this camera will be the Sony FX30 and announcement will happen on September 28th.

Sony FX30 will be an APS-C E-mount Cinema camera and offer a 26MP APS-C sensor. The current information we have is that the Sony FX30 body structure will have a very similar design to the previously released Sony FX3 (Adorama | B&H | Amazon).

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Sony FX30 Announcement in Late September; 26MP APS-C Sensor, 4k@120p

It seems that the next camera model Sony will announce will be the Sony FX30. According to recent leaked rumors, Sony FX30 will be an APS-C E-mount Cinema camera. The current information we have is that the Sony FX30 body structure will have a very similar design to the previously released Sony FX3 (Adorama | B&H | Amazon). In terms of features, the Sony Fx30 will be offered with a 26MP APS-C sensor and the official announcement is expected later this month. This is one of the three cameras Sony expected to announce remaining months of 2022. See also Sony to Unveil Three Cameras in late 2022

Rumored  Sony FX30 Specs

  • 26MP APS-C Sensor (Same sensor as Fujifilm X-H2S ?)
  • 4K Video at 120p
  • Same FX3 video specs
  • Same FX3 body design
  • Rumored price: Around $2,500
  • Announcement in later September

The Sony FX3 is Sony’s most compact and lightweight Cinema Line camera that is ideal for handheld shooting, gimbal and drone-mounted work, and it bridges the gap between the portability of the a7S III and the capability of the FX6.

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

Sony Airpeak S1 In Action On A Real-World Film Set

A group of filmmakers put the Airpeak S1, with the Sony FX3 on board, to the test in a real-world shoot in the high desert.

The Airpeak S1 is compatible with many of Sony’s mirrorless camera systems, including the a1, a7S series, a7R series, a9 series, FX3 and other E mount mirrorless cameras. For a recent project, filmmakers took the Airpeak S1 and the Sony FX3 to Four Aces Movie Ranch in the desert northeast of Los Angeles.

Sony Airpeak S1 Professional Drone: $8,999.99 at B&HAdorama. See Sony drones

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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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