The PXW-FS5K supports a higher video resolution than most video cameras that have been around for more than a year. This video camera supports a 1920 x 1080 pixels video resolutions, whereas most video cameras that have been available for a comparable time to it support a 1280 x 720 pixels video resolutions. This Sony video camera also supports a video resolutions of 3840 x 2160 pixels.
This camcorder's video resolution (1920 x 1080 pixels) is actually the best supported video resolution amongst all video cameras that have been available for more than a year.
Amongst comparable types of camcorder the worst supported video resolution is 640 x 480 pixels.