TIPA WORLD AWARDS 2021

BEST CAMCORDER

Sony FDR-AX100

4K video offers higher resolution than HD, and the Sony AX100 is among the first to deliver it in a ‘standard’ camcorder design. The unit has a 1-inch Exmor R sensor and delivers 14 MP and 20 MP still capture. It offers a variety of recording options, including XAVC-S, AVCHD and MP4. The unit has a Carl Zeiss Vario-Sonnar T* lens with 12X optical zoom. A BIONZ X processor can deliver 120 fps recording with Optical SteadyShot image stabilization with Active Mode. Viewing is through EVF or a 921K LCD. Smartphone connectivity is via WiFi and NFC, including the ability to work with a remote control via a mobile device.