Sony Handycam AX53 4K Flash Memory Camcorder - Open Box

Model Number: FDRAX53/B
Web Code: 11645415

Overview

With the Sony FDRAX53 you'll never need to say, "I guess you had to be there." Capture detailed and lifelike 4K videos and stunning 6.6MP still images. This camcorder features dual video recording, 1 high-quality format and an MP4 that's ideal for sharing. It comes with built-in Wi-Fi so you can easily share your digital masterpieces.
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  • Camcorder delivers 4K ultra HD video that's 4x higher than full HD resolution so you can capture fine details and realistic images at 3840 x 2160 resolution
  • Exmor R BSI-CMOS Sensor enhances image clarity and reduces noise in dark environments
  • BIONZ X delivers fast image processing and helps achieve more naturally vivid and lifelike image quality
  • 26.8mm wide-angle Carl Zeiss Vario Sonnar T lens with 20x optical zoom and 40x (HD)/30x (4K) Clear Image zoom is great for shooting grand landscapes and clear close-ups
  • f/2-f/3.8 aperture allows soft background defocusing
  • Dual video recording records your movie in 2 different formats at the same time — one in high-quality XAVC S or AVCHD format and another in MP4 format
  • XAVC 4K captures 3840 x 2160/30p, 24p
  • XAVC S HD (1080/60p, 30p, 24p) and AVCHD (1080/60p) formats are professional-grade, allowing post-production editing
  • MP4 format records 720/30p and is ideal for easy sharing with friends and family
  • Captures 16.6MP still images
  • Optical SteadyShot with 5-axis Intelligent Active Mode stabilizes footage correcting for vibration in five different directions, allowing you to shoot while moving
  • Built in 32GB internal memory offers ample room for record birthdays, weddings, graduations and more
  • Fast Intelligent AF uses accurate contrast-detection autofocus, minimizing lens motion, predicts the AF range, and accelerates lens drive, improving response so you can capture every moment in sharp detail
  • Lock-on autofocus tracks moving subjects, using the best AF point at all times
  • Built-in 5.1 channel surround sound microphone accurately captures the atmosphere of the scene
  • My Voice Canceling function reduces the intensity of the voice of the shooter from close behind the camera
  • Time Lapse capture lets you capture still images continuously over an extended period of time and playback that series of images as a time-lapse movie
  • Built-in Wi-Fi lets you send files, remote control, or live stream to your smartphone
  • NFC connectivity offers one-touch remote capture and sharing
  • 0.24-inch high-resolution OLED EVF with 1.555K dots lets you easily frame shots in bright light
  • 3-inch Clear Photo LCD display with 460.8k dots) and 16:9 wide aspect ratio lets you frame your shot and playback videos
  • Connectivity options include USB 2.0 and HDMI output ports

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Image Sensor

Sensor Type
Back-illuminated Exmor R CMOS Sensor
Sensor Size
1/2.5 type (7.20mm)
Audio Format(s)
Dolby Digital 5.1; Dolby Digital 2 Channel Stereo; MPEG-4
Total Pixels
8.57 MP
Effective Video Resolution
XAVC S 4K : 3840 x 2160/30p, 24p; XAVC S HD : 1920 x 1080/60p, 30p, 24p; AVCHD : 1920 x 1080/60p (PS), 24p (FX, FH); 60i (FX,FH), 1440 x 1080/60i (HQ, LP); MP4: 1280 x 720 30p
Effective Megapixels
16.6 MP
Max Video Resolution
3840 x 2160 (4K UHD)
Processor
BIONZ X Image Processor

Lens/Optics

Lens Manufacturer
ZEISS Vario-Sonnar T*
Focal Length
f = 4.4-88mm; Focal Length (35mm) (Video) f=26.8-536.0mm(16:9)
Aperture Range
f/2.0-f/3.8
Aperture
26.8 mm
Zoom - Optical Zoom
20x
Zoom - Digital Zoom
250x Digital Zoom; 30x (4K); 40x (HD) Clear Image Zoom
Optical (lens based) Image Stabilization
Yes
Electronic (software) Image Stabilization
No
Manual Focus
Yes

LCD & Viewfinder

Display Type
Xtra Fine LCD Display
LCD Size
3 in
LCD Resolution
921600 Dots Wide 16:9
Touchscreen
Yes
Colour Viewfinder
Yes

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
3D
No
Digital Special Effects
Scene Mode(s): Auto; Night Scene; Sunrise & Sunset; Fireworks; Landscape; Portrait; Spotlight; Beach; Snow
Time Lapse Video
Yes
Slow Shutter Mode
Yes
Manual Exposure Control
Yes
Nightvision
Yes
xvYCC capable
No
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
None
Mac - Supplied Software
None

Support

Built-in Storage - Capacity Hours
Not Applicable
Card Compatibility
SD/SDHC/SDXC Memory Card (Class 4 or Higher); Memory Stick PRO Duo (Mark 2); Memory Stick PRO-HG Duo; Memory Stick XC-HG Duo
Max Capacity
256 GB

Connections

USB
Included
Firewire
No
Wi-Fi
Included
Bluetooth
No
NFC
Yes
HDMI
Included
Component
Optional
Composite
Optional
S-Video
Optional
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 Life Rating
Not Applicable
Battery Type
V-Series InfoLITHIUM Battery with AccuPower Meter System

Physical Features

Shockproof
Not Shockproof
Waterproof
0 m
Freezeproof
No
Length
16.1 cm
Width
7.3 cm
Height
8.05 cm
Weight
535 g
  • NPFV70 Rechargeable Battery Pack
  • AC Adaptor
  • Power Cord
  • Operating Guide
  • HDMI(micro) Cable
  • microUSB Cable

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