- Clear Image Zoom: 4K : 18x, HD : 24x
- Effective Pixels: Approx.14.2M pixels(16:9)
- Optical Zoom: 12x
- Screen Type: 8.8cm(3.5 type) Xtra Fine LCD™ display(1555K) Wide(16:9)
- Sensor Type: 1.0-type (13.2mm x 8.8mm) stacked Exmor RS CMOS sensor
Record exactly what you see as you like it
Capture life just as you see it in true-to-life 4K3 HDR (HLG) images with the 1.0–type stacked Exmor RS™ CMOS image sensor. The unrivalled performance of Fast Hybrid AF ensures that autofocus and AF tracking are exceptionally precise, responsive, and reliable, so you'll have every chance to take fantastic shots of fleeting action. With such professional-caliber capabilities so conveniently at your command, there are no limits to how far this Handycam® can take your shooting ambitions.
Incomparable AF performance
An extraordinarily accurate AF system with 273 phase-detection auto-focus points can tenaciously lock onto and track fast subjects such as moving trains, and unpredictable ones such as nimble animals anywhere within the frame. With its powerful high-speed BIONZ X image processing engine and advanced new movie AF algorithm, the FDR-AX700 achieves focus with speed, precision, and flexibility unprecedented in the Handycam® lineup.
Fast AF response
The Fast Hybrid AF system with the BIONZ X imaging engine efficiently processes data from the wide-area phase-detection AF sensor for high-speed focus on even fast-moving subjects.
Reliable subject tracking
A combination of high-speed data readout and processing performance, plus a new AF algorithm designed especially for movie recording ensures precise, reliable, and rapid subject tracking.
Capture the cutting edge of reality
High Dynamic Range (HDR) technology represents a visual revolution, revealing a dramatically wider color and brightness range to match the high-resolution image quality of 4K. The FDR-AX700 makes taking these astonishing HDR images easy with Hybrid Log-Gamma (HLG) recording—no extra processing is required. Simply connect the camcorder to an HLG-compatible Sony TV via a USB cable to enjoy immediately.
Designed for advanced movie production
Take command of movie production with a wide range of manual controls, ergonomic button and grip design, plus a large zoom seesaw lever for fluid handheld shooting. A high-resolution electronic viewfinder and LCD touch panel make it easy to preview and monitor shots in precise detail. Dual memory card slots are versatile and convenient for extended relay recording or simultaneous backup recording.