Sony PXW-X70

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Aesthetics of the Moving Image


The PXW-X70 gives users the ultimate balance between picture quality, advanced functionality and compact size.

It delivers high sensitivity and fantastic resolution with 14.2 million effective pixels delivers striking detail and colors, even in low light conditions.

The lens offers a 12x optical zoom, which can be increased to 24x with Clear Image Zoom while retaining full resolution thanks to Super Resolution Technology. Zoom performance can be doubled at any point with a Digital Extender by up to 48x.

The PXW-X70 weighs less than 1.4kg, including the XLR handle unit, battery (NP-FV70), lens hood and large eye-cup. It offers professional interfaces such as 3G-SDI and HDMI output connectors plus an XLR x2 handle unit with zoom lever. Other professional features include a manual lens ring that can intuitively control zoom and focus, ergonomic palm grip with large zoom lever, two SD memory card slots for backup, simultaneous and relay recording, and a three-level switchable ND filter.

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Aesthetics of the Moving Image – Sony PXW70 Workflow

Sony PXW-X70 User Manual

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