Sony HXR-NX3 is your best bet for top performance in video and still recording. It comes with Three 1/2.8" Exmor CMOS Sensors, Sony G Lens with 20x Optical Zoom, 40x Clear Image Zoom, Wi-Fi Connectivity, and Remote Control, XAVC S HD, AVCHD 2.0 Format, Network-Friendly MP4 720p, 3 Mbps Format, Dual SD Memory Card Slots, Built-In LED Video Light, among others.
It features three 1/2.8" Full HD CMOS sensors with one sensor each for the Red, Green, and Blue color channels. Sony's CMOS ClearVID technology guarantees optimum image clarity as well as enhanced resolution. Sony's ClearVID sensors are positioned at a 45? angle so that you will be able to achieve clearer diagonal lines. Also, the CMOS ClearVID technology boosts compactness so that you won?t have issues taking the camera from one place to another.
Our Take On Sony HXR-NX3
The Sony HXR-NX3/1 NXCAM Professional Handheld Camcorder boasts of the Sony G Lens with 20x optical zoom for maximum effectiveness. It makes use of the AVCHD 2.0 codec for Full HD video of 1920x1080 in resolution at flexible frame rates of 24p, 30p, 60i, and 60p. It enables 720/60p AVCHD capture, 60x quick motion recording, standard definition DV recording, and 2x slow-motion recording.
With its minimum illumination standing at 4 Lux, you can be sure to get your shots right at all times to the amazement of your viewers. The shutter speed of this camera is 1/4 to 1/10,000 second, with a focal length range of 4.1 to 82.0 mm. Its 35mm equivalent focal range is 28.8 to 576mm and 35.2 to 705mm.
The CMOS sensors operate without too much noise and poor-light shooting gets high sensitivity, thanks to Sony?s Exmor technology. There are dual SD card slots that make relay and simultaneous recording possible. Its lightweight is an outstanding feature, hence, you won?t have issues with its maneuver during operations.
TOP 10 KEY FEATURES:
|Sensor:||3 x 1/2.8" Exmor CMOS Sensor|
|Pixel Count:||Total: 2.41 Megapixel, Effective: 2.07 Megapixel|
|Minimum Illumination:||60i: 1.2 lux (1/30 shutter speed, auto iris/gain) 60i: 0.6 lux (1/30 shutter speed, auto iris, gain 30dB)|
|Shutter Speed:||1/4 to 1/10,000 second|
|White Balance:||Preset (Outdoor:5600K), A, B|
|Gain:||-6, -3, 0, 3, 6, 9, 12, 15, 18, 21, 24, 27, 30 dB, AGC|
|Built-In ND Filters:||Clear, 1/4, 1/16, 1/64|
|Video Signal:||NTSC: EIA standards, HDTV: 1080/60i, 1080/60p, 720/60p specification, PAL: CCIR standards, HDTV: 1080/50i, 1080/50p, 720/50p specification|
|Zoom Ratio:||20x (optical), servo/manual|
|Focal Length:||4.1 to 82.0 mm, 35mm Equivalent Focal Length 28.8 to 576.0mm (16:9), 35.2 to 705.0mm (4:3)|
Included in the box:
- Sony HXR-NX3/1 NXCAM Professional Handheld Camcorder
- Lens Hood
- Rechargeable Battery
- Battery Charger
- EVF Eyecup
- Infrared Remote Commander
- CR2025 battery (for IR Remote Commander)
- AC adaptor
- Battery Charger to Camera Cable
- AC Cable
- Cold Shoe Kit
- CD-ROM with Operating Instructions