Sony FDR-X3000R 4K Actioncam

  • Supports 4K, 1080p, 720p, and 480p video
  • Optically stabilized ultra-wide lens
  • Wi-Fi for remote monitoring and control
  • Included waterproof housing up to 60m
  • 120 fps in 1080p and 240 fps in 720p
  • XAVC S and MP4 (H.264) recording
  • AE compensation and manual white balance
  • Easy sync up to five cameras with one tablet


The FDR-X3000 can record UltraHD resolution 4K (3840 x 2160) at 25p with bit-rates of 100 Mb/s or 60 Mb/s and 720p video at up to 240 fps for slow-motion playback. Video can be recorded in MP4 or professional-quality XAVC S codecs. It also takes up to 12 megapixel still photos in single-shot or burst modes. The integrated optical image stabilization is available at up tp 4K video.

The BIONZ X sensor’s distinct design puts wiring behind the light-capturing photo sites for vastly improved sensitivity and reduced noise.

Apart from being splash proof, the camera includes a 60m-rated underwater housing. Wireless camera control is offered via the Sony Play Memories smartphone app – pre installed on our tablets or with the included RM-LVR3 remote control.

In the Case
  • Sony FDR-X3000R
  • MPK-UWH1 underwater housing
  • RM-LVR3 live-view remote
  • Wrist band
  • Attachment buckle for RM-LVR3
  • Charger for RM-LVR3
  • AKA-MCP1 lens protector with safety strap
  • iSHOXS 2 Profork 1/4″ thread adaptor
  • Allen key
  • Allen key screw with plastic washer
  • Mounting screw
  • USB charger
  • Micro USB cable
  • 3x Manual
  • EQC bag
  • Hard case

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Sensor 1-Chip 1/2.5″ CMOS
Color Filter RGB
Sensor Resolution 12 MP
Effective Pixels Not Specified by Manufacturer
35mm-Equivalent Focal Length 17 Wide
23 Medium
32 Narrow
Maximum Aperture f/2.8
Minimum Focusing Distance 20.0″ / 50.0 cm
System NTSC
Recording Media Memory Stick micro (Mark 2), microSD/HC/XC
Video Format 1920 x 1080p at 100/120 fps (100 Mb/s XAVC S)
1920 x 1080p at 24 fps (60 Mb/s XAVC S)
1920 x 1080p at 50/60 fps (28 Mb/s MP4)
800 x 480p at 200/240 fps (28 Mb/s MP4)
1280 x 720p at 25/30 fps (6 Mb/s MP4)
1280 x 720p at 200/240 fps (100 Mb/s XAVC S)
3840 x 2160 at 24/25/30 fps (100 Mb/s XAVC S)
1280 x 720p at 100/120 fps (28 Mb/s MP4)
1920 x 1080p at 24/25/30/50/60 fps (50 Mb/s XAVC S)
1920 x 1080p at 25/30 fps (16 Mb/s MP4)
Aspect Ratio 16:9
Still Image Resolution JPEG: 12 Megapixel, 4624 x 2600 (16:9)
JPEG: 6.1 Megapixel, 3280 x 1848 (16:9)
JPEG: 3 Megapixel, 2304 x 1296 (16:9)
Channels 2.0-ChannelStereo
Audio Format AAC
Status Display Yes
Exposure Control
Shutter Speed 1/30 – 1/10000 Second (Video)
Exposure Modes Modes: Auto
Compensation: -2 EV to +2 EV
Interval Recording 5 Second
10 Second
30 Second
60 Second
Burst Photo 10 Photos / 1 Second
Image Stabilization Optical & Digital
Waterproof Depth Rating Not Specified by Manufacturer
White Balance Modes Auto
Preset Manual
Built-In Mic Yes
Built-In Speaker Yes
Wi-Fi Yes, 802.11b/g/n
Tripod Mount 1/4″ – 20
Input/Output Connectors
Outputs 1 x Micro-HDMI (Type D)
1 x Composite Video Requires VMC-15MR2 cable, available separately
1 x USB Micro-B
Microphone Input Yes
Battery Rechargeable Lithium-Ion Battery Pack, 3.6 VDC, 1240 mAh
Charging Method AC Adapter
Charging Time 4 Hours
Power Consumption Operating: 2 W
Dimensions (W x H x D) 29.4 x 47.0 x 83.0 mm (1.2 x 1.9 x 3.3″)
Weight 89 g (3.14 oz) without battery
114 g (4.021 oz) with battery