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Sony FX30 Digital Cinema Camera with XLR Handle Unit

Sony FX30 Digital Cinema Camera with XLR Handle Unit

What's Included:
1 x Sony FX30 Digital Cinema Camera with XLR Handle Unit
1 x Smallrig FX30 Cage
1 x Sony 80GB CFexpress Type A TOUGH Memory Card
3 x Sony NP-FZ100 Rechargeable Lithium-Ion Battery (2280mAh)
1 x Dual Charger
1 x Sony Multi Interface Shoe Cap
1 x Sony ALC-B1EM Body Cap for E-Mount Cameras
1 x USB Cable

Package Price:

1 Day: $75 | 3 Day: $155 |
5 Day: $195 | 7 Day: $235 |
10 Day: $295 | 14 Day: $360 |

To Rent:
Please type in 'Sony FX30' in our rental form

  • Imaging

    Lens Mount Sony E
    Lens Communication Yes, with Autofocus Support
    Sensor Resolution Actual: 27 Megapixel
    Effective: 26 Megapixel (6192 x 4128)
    Sensor Type 23.3 x 15.5 mm (APS-C) CMOS
    Image Stabilization Sensor-Shift, 5-Axis
    Built-In ND Filter None
    Internal Filter Holder No
    Capture Type Stills & Video

    Exposure Control

    Shutter Type Electronic Rolling Shutter
    Shutter Speed 1/8000 to 30 Seconds in Photo Mode
    1/8000 to 1/4 Second in Video Mode
    ISO Sensitivity 100 to 32,000 (Extended: 50 to 102,400)
    Advertised Dynamic Range 14 Stops
    White Balance 2500 to 9900K
    Presets: Auto, Cloudy, Color Temperature, Daylight, Fluorescent, Incandescent, Shade, Underwater
    Internal Recording Modes XAVC HS 4:2:2 10-Bit
    UHD 4K (3840 x 2160) at 23.98/25/29.97/50/59.94/100/119.88 fps
    XAVC S-I 4:2:2 10-Bit
    UHD 4K (3840 x 2160) at 23.98/25/29.97/50/59.94 fps
    1920 x 1080p at 23.98/25/29.97/50/59.94/119.88 fps
    XAVC S
    UHD 4K (3840 x 2160) at 23.98/25/29.97/50/59.94 fps
    1920 x 1080p at 23.98/25/29.97/50/59.94/119.88 fps
    XAVC Proxy
    1920 x 1080
    1280 x 720
    External Recording Modes 4:2:2 10-Bit via HDMI
    UHD 4K (3840 x 2160) at 23.98/25/29.97/50/59.94 fps
    ProResRAW 16-Bit via HDMI
    4672 x 2628 at 23.98/25/29.97/50/59.94 fps
    Variable Frame Rates UHD: Up to 119.88 fps
    1080p: Up to 240 fps
    Gamma Curve HDR-HLG, S Cinetone, Sony S-Log 3
    Built-In Microphone Type Stereo
    Audio Recording 2-Channel 24-Bit LPCM Audio
    4-Channel 24-Bit LPCM Audio
    IP Streaming None

    Still Image Capture

    Image Sizes 3:2
    26 MP (6192 x 4128)
    Aspect Ratio 3:2, 16:9
    Image File Format HEIF, JPEG, Raw
    Bit Depth 14-Bit


    Media/Memory Card Slot Dual Slot: CFexpress Type A / SD
    Video I/O 1 x HDMI 2.0 Output
    Audio I/O 2 x XLR / 1/4" TRS Combo Microphone (+48 V Phantom Power) Input on Included Handle
    1 x 1/8" / 3.5 mm TRS Stereo Microphone Input on Camera Body
    1 x 1/8" / 3.5 mm TRS Stereo Headphone Output on Camera Body
    Power I/O 1 x USB-C Input
    Other I/O 1 x Sony Multi/Micro-USB (Camera Interface, Timecode)
    1 x USB-C
    Wireless 2.4 / 5 GHz Wi-Fi 5 (802.11ac) Control
    Global Positioning (GPS, GLONASS, etc.) None


    Size 3"
    Resolution 2,360,000 Dot
    Display Type Articulating Touchscreen LCD


    Focus Type Auto and Manual Focus
    Focus Mode Automatic, Continuous-Servo AF, Direct Manual Focus, Manual Focus, Single-Servo AF, Touch AF & Shutter
    Autofocus Points Video
    Phase Detection: 495
    Autofocus Sensitivity -3 to +20 EV


    Operating Temperature 32 to 104°F / 0 to 40°C
    Storage Temperature -4 to 140°F / -20 to 60°C


    Battery Type Sony Z-Series
    Tripod Mounting Thread 1 x 1/4"-20 Female (Bottom)
    Accessory Mount 1 x Intelligent Hot Shoe on Camera Body
    5 x 1/4"-20 Female on Camera Body
    3 x 1/4"-20 Female on Included Handle
    Material of Construction Magnesium Alloy
    Dimensions (W x H x D) 5.1 x 3.1 x 3.3" / 129.7 x 77.8 x 84.5 mm
    Weight 1.2 lb / 562 g (Body Only)
  • Leveraging the power of a newly-developed APS-C sensor, the Sony FX30 provides everyday content creators and aspiring filmmakers with a powerful, yet accessible cinema camera with which to push their cinematic journey to new heights. It blends an imaging pipeline designed for cinematic capture with a comprehensive feature set and intuitive operation to create a complete system for all levels of filmmaking.

    Cinematic Expression

    26MP APS-C/Super 35mm Exmor R BSI CMOS Sensor

    The FX30's advanced imaging system is on par with other options in Sony's Cinema Line-capturing detailed 10-bit UHD 4K imagery at up to 120 fps-giving it specs fitting a true cinema camera. The newly-developed 26MP APS-C Exmor R CMOS sensor and BIONZ XR processor are able to create high-quality 4K images with the Super 35mm (16:9) area. This system is capable of capturing 14+ stops of dynamic range and benefits from Dual Base ISO architecture to improve low-light performance.

    • High-sensitivity recording at up to ISO 32000 and Dual Base ISO (800/2500).
    • When using S-Log3, the FX30 can capture 14+ stops of dynamic range.
    • Record in 10-bit 4:2:2 using advanced XAVC HS and XAVC S-I formats.
    • Full pixel readout from the 6K sensor creates high-quality UHD 4K video at up to 60 fps.
    • High-speed shooting is possible in 4K at up to 120 fps with a 1.6x crop and in Full HD up to 240 fps.
    • The HDMI output supports 16-bit raw video to select, separately available recorders.

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