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FDRX3000 4K Action Cam and Live-view Remote Kit

Model: FDRX3000R

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Amazing 4K. Movies with less shake.

Take POV action movies to a new level with high-resolution 4K. Capture stable images as never before with Balanced Optical SteadyShot. Shoot anywhere with Action Cam real-world rugged design.

Amazing 4K. Movies with less shake.

Action Cam and Live-View Remote team up

More than just wristwear, this compact new remote controller also doubles as a mountable controller for convenient use with many optional accessories including Finger Grip.

Action Cam and Live-View Remote team up
Smart remote pairs with friendly UI
Smart remote pairs with friendly UI
Get tighter teamwork between Action Cam and Live-View Remote via identical user interfaces. Take full control to turn the camera on/off to save battery power. The camera can also be turned on/off via smartphone with Imaging Edge Mobile.5
Rugged shielding for real-world conditions
Rugged shielding for real-world conditions
You’re ready to shoot with the right protection. The Action Cam body alone is splashproof and freezeproof, and supplied Underwater Housing is dustproof, shockproof and waterproof to 60 m/197 ft.
Exmor R™ CMOS sensor with enhanced sensitivity
Exmor R™ CMOS sensor with enhanced sensitivity
Shoot in the dark with very subtle light, using this cutting-edge sensor.
BIONZ X™ image processor
BIONZ X™ image processor
Record fast moves and smooth action up to 4K at 100 Mbps.3
ZEISS® Tessar™ lens
ZEISS® Tessar™ lens
Capture landscapes with less distortion.
Make your own 4K videos
Make your own 4K videos
Learn how to watch, save and edit your 4K videos shot with your 4K Handycam® or Action Cam.
Display your Action Cam route
Built-in GPS shows where you went. Location tracking and speedometer can be viewed on the movie image when you use Action Cam Movie Creator6.
Advanced editing features
Utilise manual settings like white balance and AE shifting to match brightness/hue and for finer editing. Also use Time Code and User Bit (TC/UB) data to edit footage from multiple devices.
Advanced editing features
Create 4K Time-lapse movies
Use 4K Time-lapse Capture to shoot a series of stills of a scene over a period of time. Then edit the entire sequence with Action Cam Movie Creator6 into a 4K Time-lapse movie. Action Cam App7 can create a Time-lapse movie in Full HD.
Create 4K Time-lapse movies

Features

Advanced FDR-X3000 Action Cam offers dramatic 4K POV movie shooting with reduced shake via Balanced Optical SteadyShot using the well-protected body alone or with supplied Underwater Housing. Advanced features encourage everyday moviemaking and travel fun.
Advanced FDR-X3000 Action Cam offers dramatic 4K POV movie shooting with reduced shake via Balanced Optical SteadyShot using the well-protected body alone or with supplied Underwater Housing. Advanced features encourage everyday moviemaking and travel fun.
  • 4K Ultra HD for four times the detail of Full HD
  • Reduced shake with Balanced Optical SteadyShot
  • Full camera control includes power ON/OFF with supplied RM-LVR3
  • Includes Live-view Remote Kit

Key Features

Memory Stick Duo / SD slot

Memory Stick Duo / SD slot

The memory card slot accepts Memory Stick Micro (M2) and Micro SD / SDHC / SDXC Memory Card5 (class 4 or higher) memory cards. Choose the card best suited to your shooting requirements and compatibility with your PC. (Memory cards not supplied.)

Additional tally lights for easy recognition of camera status

Additional tally lights for easy recognition of camera status

This Action Cam features three tally lights on the front, top and rear of the camera. Now you can easily check the recording status from various directions, as well as hear the sound of the helpful beep reminder.

Live Streaming via Ustream

Live Streaming via Ustream

Share ski runs, killer waves and wipeouts in real time. Stream scenes as they happen with high-quality picture and sound.

Live-View Remote for easy control

Live-View Remote for easy control

Perfect pairing for shooting success. Live-View Remote provides full command of shooting setting and now turning on/off the power. They even share the same friendly UI design for seamless teamwork in action. So however you shoot, wherever you go, your camera and remote are in sync and ready for adventure.

Smart operation with friendly UI

Smart operation with friendly UI

Selecting and changing features has never been easier thanks to the new, intuitive user interface. All menus are easily accessible. Enjoy a seamless camera setting experience and find the perfect setting for your shooting needs. Camera can also be turned on/off via smartphone with PlayMemories Mobile.

Flexibly mountable Live-View Remote

Flexibly mountable Live-View Remote

This compact new remote controller can not only be used as a wristwear accessory but also as a mountable controller in combination with a mount adapter and other mountable accessories. And, take full control through a Wi-Fi connection while turning the camera on/off via new Bluetooth to save battery power.

Exmor R CMOS sensor with enhanced sensitivity

Exmor R CMOS sensor with enhanced sensitivity

Mountain-biking downhill at breakneck speed at dusk? Kayaking at dawn? Your footage is still going to look great, thanks to the low-light sensitivity with improved image clarity and drastically reduced grain provided by Sony's Exmor R CMOS sensor.

BIONZ X for superior detail and texture

BIONZ X for superior detail and texture

Sony's image processing engine faithfully reproduces textures and details, as seen by the naked eye, via extra high-speed processing. Together with front-end LSI (large scale integration) that accelerates processing, BIONZ X enables more natural details, more realistic images, richer tonal gradations and lower noise whether you're shooting photos or movies.

Sharp, ultra-wide ZEISS Tessar lens

Sharp, ultra-wide ZEISS Tessar lens

Capture epic wide-angle views with the ZEISS Tessar lens or choose standard but striking views. Either way, you'll always be capturing beautiful shots of the most challenging ski slopes, mountain trails, swirling rapids or pitted asphalt paths.

Adjustable field of view and zoom freedom

Adjustable field of view and zoom freedom

Discover new flexibility to vary your shooting in action for dramatic effects and added excitement. For example, your angle of view can be selected from "Wide", "Medium" or "Narrow". In addition, seamlessly adjustable zoom mode enables you to change zooming while shooting.

Built-in stereo mic captures quality sound

Built-in stereo mic captures quality sound

Make a great movie even better with great audio. Built-in stereo microphone allows you to capture sounds of your adventure in two-track stereo, naturally. Clear sound with reduced noise enhances the most sophisticated movie work you can produce.

4K Time-lapse Capture

4K Time-lapse Capture

Time-lapse Capture lets you produce time-lapse movies easily by using high-quality 4K still images shot at designated intervals. Then Action Cam Movie Creator (v. 5.1 for Windows, v.3.1 for Mac) or Action Cam App (v. 2.0) simply transforms these images into an impressive time-lapse movie.

Highlight Movie Maker with face detection

Highlight Movie Maker with face detection

Discover how easily built-in Highlight Movie Maker works with face detection for in-camera auto-editing. Highlight Movie Maker also supports a wider range of scenes-not just sports performance but also daily situations and travel-automatically selecting highlight points of footage to create a highlight movie, complete with background music. You can share your work immediately using a smartphone.

Manual control for sophisticated movie style

Manual control for sophisticated movie style

Explore sophisticated shooting features for thrilling action movies you'll be proud to share with family, friends and fans. Use advanced manual settings like white balance and AE shifting, and optimise brightness and hue to match images of other camcorders for easier movie editing. Show your skill and style as a director and action star.

Underwater Housing as standard gear

Underwater Housing as standard gear

Take Action Cam diving to 60 m/197 ft using supplied Underwater Housing -no need to buy optional gear. Equipped with a flat panel, it lets you control all camera buttons easily through the housing. What's more, it shields this hardy compact camera from shocks, damp, rust, dust and sand. Enjoy carefree aquatic adventures and extend your exploration to tough terrain.

Tough body endures harsh conditions

Tough body endures harsh conditions

Action Cam body alone is splashproof and freezeproof, and supplied Waterproof Housing is dustproof, shockproof and waterproof to 60 m/197 ft. So whether you're hiking on a rainy day, skiing or snowboarding, making dirt biking movies, surfing the waves or exploring undersea, Action Cam provides real-world rugged design.

Display your Action Cam route

Display your Action Cam route

Built-in GPS inherited from previous models is available. Location tracking and speedometer can be indicated on the movie when Action Cam Movie Creator is used. This also allows GPS Data Overlay on Video to read your speed data and generates another video file that displays speed information, etc.

Works with iMovie and Final Cut Pro X

Works with iMovie and Final Cut Pro X

This product is compatible with Final Cut Pro X and iMovie.

Enhanced convenience

Enhanced convenience

A built-in tripod socket means you can quickly attach your Action Cam to a tripod for rock-steady shots. And, USB connections are now located on the back of the camera for enhanced ease of accessory attachment.

Totally new dimension in action movie shooting

Totally new dimension in action movie shooting

Action Cam combines brilliant 4K imagination with Balanced Optical SteadyShot advanced camera-shake compensation. By controlling the entire optical path as one floating unit, Balanced Optical SteadyShot is significantly more effective at cutting the effects of camera shake. This advanced stabilisation system makes it easier to shoot beautifully clear, stable images while travelling, bike riding, and in other active situations .

Customise and build Action Cam for your needs

Get the right accessories to expand your shooting scenes. For example, choose new Finger Grip (AKA-FGP1) or MC Protector (AKA-MCP1) to support shooting and enhance high-quality results.
  • Finger Grip (AKA-FGP1)

    Just attach and join Action Cam with Live-View Remote for composition check and shooting while walking.
  • MC Protector (AKA-MCP1)

    Protects lens from dirt and scratches without supplied Underwater Housing. AR coating cuts reflections.
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2. 3,840 x 2,160 pixels. Requires micro SDXC/SDHC memory card UHS-I U3 or higher for XAVC S 4K 100Mbps recording and micro SDXC/SDHC memory card Class 10 or higher for XAVC S 4K 60Mpbs and XAVC S HD 50Mbps recording.

3. Requires micro SDXC/SDHC memory card UHS-I U3 or higher for 4K 100Mbps recording and micro SDXC/SDHC memory card Class 10 or higher for 4K 60Mpbs and HD 50Mbps recording.

4. Not sold separately.

5. A successor application of PlayMemories Mobile™. Existing PlayMemories Mobile users can use this by updating PlayMemories Mobile. Learn more: https://imagingedge.sony.net/l/ie-mobile.html

6. See Details: https://support.d-imaging.sony.co.jp/www/download/apps/acmc/index.php

7. Action Cam App ver.2.0 or later.

8. Not available for XAVC S 4K, 24p and High speed recording

9. Recorded sound level is lower when using supplied Underwater Housing.

10. As for dustproof/shockproof performance, there is no guarantee that the camcorder will not becomescratched or dented.