AX40 4K Handycam® with Exmor R® CMOS sensor
New software is now available.
Power up your camera to further enhance shooting ease.
Friendly features for fascinating movies
The top-flight 4K Handycam® makes movies more magical. Balanced Optical SteadyShot™ and Fast Intelligent AF are reassuringly responsive. Surround sound recording enhances natural dimension. High-speed recording, Time-lapse Capture and other effects make movies more expressive. So many of the camcorder’s sophisticated functions are all so user-friendly.
The keys to extraordinary image quality
Advanced lens and image sensor capabilities enhance high-precision depiction, sensitivity and power.
Balanced Optical SteadyShot™
Superior image stabilisation lets you shoot steadily throughout the zoom range even as you walk.
Fast Intelligent Autofocus (AF)
Extra-efficient lens drive and AF range prediction can shift focus from far to near subjects very quickly.
The brilliant true-to-life quality of 4K
A newly developed lens and image sensor enhance the spectacular definition 4K resolution , with particular sensitivity for capturing high-quality movies in low light.
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Extra-steady shooting on the move
The short movie below shows the camera shake compensation effects of Balanced Optical SteadyShot™ (right) and optical image stabilisation (left), respectively.
Less image shake within a broad zoom range
For extra-stable movie shooting from wide to telephoto. In HD shooting mode, 5-axis Intelligent Active mode further compensates for camera shake, even when shooting while running.
Focus with stunning speed
Fast Intelligent AF autofocuses not only with exceptional speed, but with uncanny precision as well.
Special effects add impact to movies
High-speed REC for slow-motion movies
Record a movie at a high frame rate such as 100 fps in Full HD. Slow motion movie will reveal startling image quality in every instance of action.
Advanced features for editing like a pro
Record Time Code and User Bit data
These functions are indispensable for advanced editing. Optional remote commanders can make editing more convenient as well.
Wide-ranging accessories meet every need
Professional level options open up new possibilities.
Further expand your shooting pleasure and give your image output a professional edge with accessories specially designed for this model.
- Sensor type
- 1 / 2.5 type (7.20 mm) back-illuminated Exmor R CMOS Sensor
- Effective Pixels (Video)
- approx. 8.29 Megapixels (16:9)
- Lens type
- ZEISS Vario-Sonnar® T*
- Optical zoom
- Clear Image Zoom
- 4K: 30x HD: 40x
- Screen type
- 7.5 cm (3.0 type) Clear Photo LCD display (460 800 dots) Wide (16:9)
What's in the Box
Rechargeable Battery Pack (NP-FV70) (1), AC Adaptor (1), Power Cord (1), Operating Guide (1), HDMI (micro) Cable (1), Micro USB Cable (1)