HXR-NX30U Compact Camcorder Overview

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Sony's HXR-NX3/1 is a compact camcorder with three Full HD Exmor® CMOS sensors boasting features like Wi-Fi capability, a high performance G Lens, 20x Optical Zoom PLUS Clear Image Zoom to 40x, HD-SDI and GPS. It combines Sony's leading lens and sensor technology with a large-scale integration (LSI) chip. The result is advanced noise reduction and distortion correction technologies to handle image processing, allowing clear, low-noise recordings even in low-light with enhanced texture and detail.

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New entry level series of large sensor NXCAM camcorders.


The Smart Camcorder. Introducing the NXCAM HXR-NX3/1 3 CMOS camcorder.

Articles & Case Studies

Preview: Sony NXCAM "Prime" 1/3" 3-CMOS AVCHD Camcorder

The solid-state brother to the HVRZ5U: is HDV dead?

Leitner's Cinematography Corner

14: Sony HXRNX5 Brings Choices

Videos & Demos

NXCAM HXR-NX30U Compact Camcorder Overview

Highlights the camcorder’s major features/benefits presented by DP, Chuck Fishbein.

HXR-NX70 Enhanced Features

See many of the new and existing features of the 2nd Edition of this popular NXCAM camera.

4 Days with the Sony NEX-FS700

Andy Young presents a video diary of his experiences with the new, ground-breaking NEX-FS700 camera.

Gimme Shelter

Timothy Mollen tests the incredible NEX-FS100 on the beautiful beaches of Shelter Island, NY

Press Releases

NXCAM Line Expands With Versatile & Affordable Interchangeable Lens Model

NEX-EA50UH adds servo-controlled zoom lens capability and APS-C Sensor to 35mm large sensor line.

Sony Expands its NXCAM Family of Products

New NXCAM Super 35mm Sensor Camcorder and "Rain and Dust Proof" Compact Camcorder


HXRNX5U Digital HD Camcorder

HXRNX5U Operating Guide


HXR-NX3 Firmware Upgrade (to 1.03)

Sony is offering a firmware upgrade for NXCAM Camcorder HXR-NX3.

HXR-NX5U NXCAM Camcorder Firmware Version 4.0 Software Update

This update addresses the new “REC FORMAT: 720/60p(50p) HQ mode

NEX-EA50H Firmware Upgrade

Sony is offering a firmware upgrade for NXCAM Camcorder "NEX-EA50H

Promotions & Special Offers

Zero Percent Financing

NO$ Down. 0% Financing For Up To 24 Months.

World Cam Upgrade: NXCAM HXR-NX5U

Sony is pleased to announce an upgrade program to convert the HXR-NX5U camcorder to a world compatible (PAL/NTSC) model.

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