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Sony FDR AX1

Minimum rental period:
12 months
6 months
Apply to Purchase:
Any time

While your contract is a rental contract, you can make us an offer to purchase at any time. Some price guides are set out above. For further price details at anytime during the rental period please contact us on 1300 858 911 (purchases are subject to approval and some conditions apply).

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Your story. In 4K detail.

Introducing the peerless FDR-AX1 Handycam with professional-caliber XLR mic input and unparalleled image quality. Breaking ground by incorporating new-paradigm 4K2/60p3 video recording and output in an incredibly user-friendly form. Ready to capture the imaginations and eyes of even the most discerning videographers.

Record in 4K

Capture video with four times the detail of Full HD.

Record in 4K

For brighter, clearer shots

1/2.3 inch back-illuminated Exmor R® CMOS Sensor


Powerful G Lens

The G Lens has low-dispersion glass for faithful image results.

G Lens

4K images open your eyes to a new era of excitement

Experience a new dimension of definition with four times the image quality of Full HD.

See the detail

Other camcorders support formats from SD to Full HD. The FDR-AX1 supports 4K (3840 x 2160), the format that delivers about four times the resolution of Full HD.

XAVC S 4K format

Advancing to the next world of 4K (3840 x 2160) recording


Watch your movies on the big screen

Experiment with and explore your movies using the manual controls. Take charge of the exposure, shutter speed, and aperture. 

Fine-tune every element

The FDR-AX1 Handycam has a professional-caliber XLR mic input and a host of manual controls – ready to capture the imaginations of even the most discerning videographers.

Professional-class audio XLR terminal

Connect up to two other microphones for superior audio.

XLR terminal

Independent zoom, focus, and iris rings

Fast zooming, swift focusing and easy focus adjustment.


ND filter terminal

Three ND filters let you adjust the amount of light hitting the image sensor.

Three ND filters