Super 35 Exmor® CMOS image sensor with 14 stops of dynamic range and 8.8 million effective pixels (17:9)

Pivoting, detachable Smart Grip (supplied) can be used with industry-standard rosette, Sony’s FS7 telescoping arm and third-party accessories, all sold separately

Up to 960 fps Super Slow Motion with high sensitivity; burst mode recording at up to 60 fps in 4K, 240 fps in HD, 480 fps at reduced resolution and 960 fps at reduced-resolution Center Crop; recording time varies by frame rate


On-board 4K recording at 3840 x 2160 resolution with Sony’s XAVC™ Long codec

Outboard 4K/2K RAW recording at 4096 x 2160 and 2048 x 1080 with Sony’s CBK-FS5RIF software license and a compatible RAW recorder, both sold separately

S-Log3, S-Log2 and S-Gamut3.Cine help retain graceful highlights and extended shadow detail with accurate color reproduction

3.5-inch LCD monitor (viewable area, measured diagonally) flexibly adapts to shooting style and angle; mounts on three locations on the handle and six locations on the camera body

Sony’s E-Mount system compatible with E-Mount servo zooms, manual zooms and primes; A-Mount lenses (via Sony’s adapters); PL mount lenses (via third-party adapters); and other SLR and rangefinder lenses (via third-party adapters)

Continuously variable Neutral Density filter, a first in Super 35 imaging, enables you to blur the background even in sunlight; also offers conventional presets at 1/4, 1/16 and 1/64 ND

Auto ND smoothly adjusts electronic ND to maintain depth of field, even as light conditions change

Clear Image Zoom uses advanced image processing to double the effective focal length of your lens; a 12x zoom effectively becomes 24x

Center Scan mode captures the center of the image at Full HD (1920 x 1080) resolution. Not only does this provide an effective 2x zoom with 35mm glass, but it also enables you to mount 16mm PL lenses via third-party adapters

Face Detection AF and Focus Magnifier assist in run & gun shooting; help to maintain critical focus, a particular advantage in 4K capture

XAVC™ Long recording for 4K (3840 x 2160 at up to 30p) and Full HD (1920 x 1080 at up to 60p); advanced encoding technology retains

superb picture quality at affordable bit rates (up to 50 Mbps in HD, up to 100 Mbps in 4K); beautiful 4:2:2 color and nuanced 10-bit grayscale in Full HD

XAVC proxy recording captures frame-accurate lightweight proxy video suitable for faster file transfers and convenient file sharing

AVCHD® recording for compatibility with legacy editing systems

Simultaneous/Individual Recording enables you to capture backup recordings on the second media card

Simultaneous 4K recording on internal and external recorder (sold separately) with free firmware upgrade 1.1 or higher

Wireless Android® and iOS® remote control via the free Content Browser Mobile app

NFC one-touch communication with compatible wireless devices

Wireless streaming to compatible MPEG TS receivers and computers for convenient, remote image monitoring

Wireless file transfers of full-resolution assets via Wi-Fi® router to an FTP server

Wired LAN connection via built-in RJ-45 interface, for more robust network operations

Multi-Interface Shoe (MI Shoe) supports accessories including Sony’s UWP-D11 and D12 wireless mics and HVL-LBPC video light (all sold separately)

0.39-inch OLED viewfinder (viewable area, measured diagonally) with large eye cup

1/4-inch screw holes on the camera top, bottom and handle accommodate third-party accessories