Sony India announced a new 4K 2 Handycam featuring a universally acclaimed in-built gimbal mechanism, Balanced Optical SteadyShot technology, for capturing smooth, natural and high-quality video footage. The FDR-AX43 has been developed for content creators and vloggers who want their footage to demonstrate a refined quality that will stand the test of time.
The AX-43 is supported with balance optical SteadyShot, high resolution 4K movie recording and high- quality sound with a unique mic, thus being a perfect handycam for vlogging. This handycam puts professional and simple movie sharing within anyone’s grasp allowing on to create a perfect vlogging setup with an optional shooting grip or microphone. The tilting LCD and grip makes it convenient to take selfies, high- and low-position shots.
Fast Intelligent Auto Focus allows smooth and focused image capturing The Fast-Intelligent AF helps you ensure even moving subjects remain in sharp focus. The AF algorithm communicates between lens and image processor capturing moving subjects smoothly.
Gimbal mechanism inside for Balanced Optical SteadyShot Technology :
The AX-43 has unique Balanced Optical Steady Shot with internal gimbal mechanism which allows you to shoot shake free while walking and is about 13 times more effective than other optical systems. The algorithm lets you shoot steady movies even at full zoom where one would usually experience shaky footage.
1/2.5-type Exmor R CMOS image sensor 3 and BIONZ X image processing engine delivering excellent image quality, even in low-light condition The Exmor R CMOS sensor enhances image quality, reduces noise in dark environments and enables soft background defocusing, while the BIONZ X image processing engine achieves more naturally vivid and lifelike images and faster processing.
20x optical zoom and Clear Image Zoom of 30x for 4K / 40x for HAD The AX43 lens has a wide angle of 26.8 mm, allowing more of a subject to fit in the frame. It lets you capture a wide variety of scenes with the 20x optical zoom (26.8-536.0mm; 16:9 mode), plus 30x (4K) 7 or 40x (HD) Clear Image Zoom and 250x digital zoom.
Microphone structure with three mic capsules sound gathering for advanced sound quality The FDR-43 comes with a built-in multi-capsule microphone for premium audio connectivity. Alternatively, a connector is provided for an external microphone for pro-like movie production. Long battery life and power supply from AC adaptor
The AX43 uses a high-capacity battery to enable recording for long periods – up to continuous recording time 235 mins* with the supplied battery, making it an ideal handycam for outdoor vlogging.