Sony PXW-FS7K Review
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Why Has it Scored 39?
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better camcorders are available. View the latest camcorders 2017.
This camcorder has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Very high maximum aperture number
3840 x 2160 pixels maximum video resolution
Very short battery life (max)
Quite high minimum aperture number
Sony PXW-FS7K In-Depth Analysis
Value For Money
Cheaper Price Found in the United Kingdom
We found a cheaper price for the Sony PXW-FS7K of £7,999.00 ($7,999.00) in the United Kingdom. That's a saving of $6,475.99.
Very High Maximum Aperture Number
The lowest maximum aperture number of camcorders is 1.6 and the highest is 38. With a maximum aperture number of 22, the PXW-FS7K's maximum aperture number is one of the highest amongst camcorders.
Very Short Battery Life (max)
The shortest battery life (max) of camcorders is 0.083h, the longest is 8,700h, and the average battery life (max) is 53h. The PXW-FS7K has a fairly short battery life (max) (only 1 hour) compared to most of the other camcorders.
3840 X 2160 Pixels Maximum Video Resolution
The PXW-FS7K has a 3840 x 2160 pixels maximum video resolution which is higher than most camcorders. Most video cameras have a 1920 x 1080 pixels maximum video resolution. The worst maximum video resolution of all camcorders is 640 x 480 pixels and the best is 4096 x 2160 pixels.
Supports Remote Operation
The PXW-FS7K supports remote operation, as do most of the other camcorders.
Has a Microphone in
The PXW-FS7K has a microphone in. Most of the other video cameras also have a microphone in.
Has an Interchangeable Lens
The PXW-FS7K has an interchangeable lens. Most of the other camcorders do not have an interchangeable lens.
Quite High Minimum Aperture Number
The average minimum aperture number of video cameras is 2.2, and the minimum aperture numbers range from 1.1 to 22. With a minimum aperture number of 4, the Sony PXW-FS7K has one of the highest minimum aperture numbers amongst camcorders of this age.
Quite Large Display Diagonal
At 3.5 inches, the Sony PXW-FS7K has a fairly large display diagonal compared to most of the other camcorders. The average display diagonal of camcorders is 3", and the display diagonals range from 0.24" to 11".
With a weight of 2 kilograms, the Sony PXW-FS7K is one of the heavier camcorders amongst video cameras of this age. Camcorders have weights of between 50g and 7.5kg.
The Sony PXW-FS7K is Full HD, as are most of the other camcorders.
The PXW-FS7K supports HDMI, as do most of the other video cameras.
|Manufacturer Part Numbers||sony pxwfs7k|
|Barcodes||00027242888449, 00616348060363, 04548736000452, 04905524999808|