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Vendor Sony

Code PXW-X70/4K

Stock Manufacturer stock

£1,475.00 £1,639.00 1,475.00
Price inc. VAT: £1,770.00

The popular PXW-X70 palm-sized camcorder continues to evolve with the addition of XAVC 4K (QFHD) 100Mbps recordings at 30p/25p/24p, plus MPEG HD422 and MPEG HD420, providing even more recording choices. It is possible to select an output from HDMI, SDI, and composite while recording QFHD, plus a salvage function for XAVC file is available. The camcorder also records XAVC HD, AVCHD and DV with advanced network functions such as QoS Streaming in Network Client Mode and Ustream direct streaming added via firmware version 3.0. The PXW-X70 gives users the ultimate balance between picture quality, advanced functionality and compact size.

Network functions including Ustream and QoS Streaming

The PXW-X70 is packed with all the latest network functions, from QoS Streaming for high quality of transmission when streaming to the PWS-100RX1 in Network Client Mode, to direct streaming using Ustream, with no need for a separate PC setup when using version 3.0 or higher firmware. The camcorder also provides Wi-Fi/NFC (Near Field Communication) with Content Browser Mobile software.

1.0 type Exmor R CMOS Sensor for stunning picture quality

High sensitivity and fantastic resolution with 14.2 million effective pixels delivers striking detail and colours, even in low light conditions.

Carl Zeiss Vario Sonnar T lens

The lens offers a 12x optical zoom, which can be increased to 24x with Clear Image Zoom while retaining full resolution thanks to Super Resolution Technology. Zoom performance can be doubled at any point with a Digital Extender by up to 48x.

Compact, lightweight XDCAM camcorder packed with adaptable professional functions

The PXW-X70 weighs less than 1.4kg, including the XLR handle unit, battery (NP-FV70), lens hood and large eye-cup. It offers professional interfaces such as 3G-SDI and HDMI output connectors plus an XLR x2 handle unit with zoom lever. Other professional features include a manual lens ring that can intuitively control zoom and focus, ergonomic palm grip with large zoom lever, two SD memory card slots for backup, simultaneous and relay recording, and a three-level switchable ND filter.

Supplied Accessoies

  • XLR handle unit (1),
  • Lens hood (1),
  • Lens cap (1),
  • Large eyecup (1),
  • Accessory shoe kit (1),
  • USB cable (1)
  • Rechargeable battery pack (NP-FV70) (1),
  • AC Adaptor (AC-L200D) (1),
  • Power cord (mains lead) (1),
  • Wireless Remote Commander (RMT-845) (1),
  • Lithium battery (CR2025 for the Wireless Remote Commander (1),
  • Pre-installed to the Wireless Remote Commander,
  • Operating Guide (2),
  • CD-ROM “Manuals for Solid-State Memory Camcorder” (1),
  • Warranty (1).



1-Chip 1" CMOS


Sensor Resolution


20.00 MP


Effective Sensor Resolution


14.2 MP




-3 to 33 dB


White Balance Range


2300 to 15,000K




Focal Length


9.3 to 111.6mm


35mm Equivalent Focal Length


29 to 348mm


Max Digital Zoom




Maximum Aperture


f/2.8 to 4.5


Filter Size


62 mm




Built-In ND Filter


Mechanical Filter Wheel with 2 Stop (1/4), 4 Stop (1/16), 6 Stop (1/64) ND Filters


Recording Media


2 x SD (Unspecified Type) Card Slots


Recording Modes


1920 x 1080i at 50/59.94 fps (25 to 50 Mb/s) 
1920 x 1080p at 23.98/25/29.97/50/59.94 fps (35 to 50 Mb/s) 
1280 x 720p at 50/59.94 fps (50 Mb/s) 
MPEG2 4:2:2:
1920 x 1080p at 23.98/25/29.97 fps (50 Mb/s) 
1280 x 720p at 23.98/25/29.97/50/59.94 fps (50 Mb/s) 
1920 x 1080p at 23.98/25/29.97/50/59.94 fps (24 to 28 Mb/s) 


Video Connectors


1 x BNC (3G-SDI) Output
1 x HDMI Output


Audio Connectors


2 x 3-Pin XLR Mic Level Input
1 x 1/8" (3.5 mm) Stereo Input


Wireless Interfaces




Electronic Viewfinder


0.39" OLED with 1,440,000 Dots


Accessory Mount


1 x Multi-Interface Shoe




4.8 x 4.1 x 10.8" / 120.7 x 103.5 x 274.3 mm


Weight 3 lb / 1.4 kg