Sony FDR-AX43A 4K Handycam Content Creator Flash Memory Camcorder

Sony FDR-AX43A 4K Handycam Content Creator Flash Memory Camcorder

Brand: Sony
Model Number: FDRAX43A/B
Web Code: 16456780
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Overview

Whether you’re vlogging your everyday life, recording special memories, or practising your skills as a filmmaker, the Sony FDR-AX43A camcorder will ensure you capture it all in lifelike clarity. Record your footage in detailed 4K Ultra HD and enjoy fast image processing thanks to BIONZ X technology. The 26.8mm wide-angle lens ensures you capture every part of the scene.
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30 days to return or exchange

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What's included:

  • Sony FDR-AX43A/B Camcorder
  • Sony NP-Fv70A Rechargeable Battery Pack
  • AC Adaptor
  • Power Cord
  • Micro HDMI Cable
  • Micro USB Cable

True-to-life imagery

  • 4K Ultra HD resolution with a 16:9 aspect ratio captures incredibly lifelike video so you can relive special moments or share content with your viewers
  • 1/2.5” Exmor R CMOS image sensor enhances sensitivity for high-quality footage, even in low-light conditions
  • BIONZ X ensures fast image processing with naturally crisp and vivid images
  • 26.8mm wide-angle Carl Zeiss Vario Sonnar T lens with ED and AA lenses, 20x optical zoom, and 40x (HD)/30x (4K) Clear Image zoom, enables accurate image reproduction whether you’re close to or far away from your subject
  • Dual video recording and XAVC S, AVCHD, and MP4 codecs allow for versatility as you shoot
  • Intelligent auto, face detection, red-eye reduction, a variety of effects, and other features automatically enhance the quality of your imagery
  • Scene modes including auto, night scene, fireworks, landscape, portrait, and more offer the right settings for virtually any environment

Smooth motion, rich sound

  • Built-in gimbal with balanced Optical SteadyShot image stabilizer keeps your footage smooth and steady
  • Fast Intelligent AF tracks focus ensures critical moments are caught in clarity
  • Three-mic capsule design gathers sound from five directions so you never miss important audio
  • 2-channel stereo and 5.1-channel surround sound faithfully reproduces audio with defined separation
  • Auto Wind Noise Reduction and My Voice Cancelling offer additional sound-enhancement features

Effortless operation

  • 3-inch flip-out LCD touchscreen is ideal for vlogging and other content creation
  • 4K time-lapse capture, dual video recording, and Highlight Movie Maker button allow you to flex your creative muscles
  • Built-in Wi-Fi with NFC lets you control the camcorder from your smartphone, create live streams, or send files to family and friends
  • Connectivity options include an accessory shoe, memory card slot, STD output, HDMI out (micro), multi/micro USB terminal, mic jack, and headphone jack
Combo Pack
Combo 2
360 Camera
No
Clip-on Camera
No

Image Sensor

Sensor Type
4K 16:9 video optimized Exmor R low-light CMOS Sensor
Sensor Size
1/2.5 type (7.20mm)
Audio Format(s)
LPCM 2ch(48kHz/16bit) Video Mode is XAVC S HD or 4K. Dolby Digital 5.1ch; Dolby Digital 5.1Creator Video Mode is AVCHD; Dolby Digital 2ch Stereo; Dolby Digital Stereo Creator MPEG-4 AAC-LC 2ch Video Mode is MP4.
Total Pixels
8.57 MP
Effective Video Resolution
Approx. 8.29 Megapixels(16:9) - When "SteadyShot" is set to "Standard" or "Off".
Effective Megapixels
8.29 MP
Max Video Resolution
3840 x 2160 (4K UHD)
Processor
BIONZ X image processor

Lens/Optics

Lens Manufacturer
Wide-Angle Zeiss Vario-Sonnar T Zoom Lens
Focal Length
4.4-88mm
Aperture
26.8 mm
Aperture Range
F2.0-3.8
Zoom - Optical Zoom
20x
Zoom - Digital Zoom
Clear Image Zoom: 30X 4K, 40X HD. 250x Digital Zoom
Optical (lens based) Image Stabilization
Yes
Electronic (software) Image Stabilization
No
Manual Focus
Yes

LCD & Viewfinder

Display Type
LCD
LCD Size
2.95 in
LCD Resolution
921K
Touchscreen
Yes
Colour Viewfinder
No

Video

Video Format
XAVC S format: MPEG4-AVC/H.264; AVCHD format ver.2.0 compatible: MPEG4-AVC/H.264; MP4: MPEG-4 AVC/H.264

Audio Formats

3D
No
Digital Special Effects
No
Time Lapse Video
Yes
Slow Shutter Mode
Yes
Manual Exposure Control
Yes
Nightvision
No
xvYCC capable
Yes
Windcut
Yes
Mac - iMovie '08 Compatible
No
Dolby Digital 2 Channel
Yes
Dolby Digital 5.1
Yes

Editing

Custom Titling
No
Date and Time
Yes
PC - Supplied Software
Highlight Movie Maker - Built-in
Mac - Supplied Software
No

Support

Card Compatibility
SD/SDHC/SDXC and Memory Stick PRO Duo compatible
Max Capacity
256 GB

Connections

USB
Included
Firewire
No
Wi-Fi
Included
Bluetooth
No
NFC
Yes
HDMI
Included
Component
No
Composite
No
S-Video
No
Mic Input
Yes

Hardware

Lens Cover
Integrated
Remote Control
No
Speaker
Yes
Video Light
No
Hot Shoe - Flash Capable
Yes
Hot Shoe - Light Capable
Yes
Hot Shoe - Mic Capable
Yes
Built-In Projector
No
Docking Station
No
Battery Type
Sony NPFV70A Rechargeable Lithium Ion

Physical Features

Shockproof
No
Waterproof
No
Freezeproof
No
Length
14.28 cm
Width
7.3 cm
Height
8.26 cm
Weight
0.51 kg
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