User manual Sony FDR-AX53 4K Ultra HD Handycam Camcorder FDRAX53/B (2022)

User manual for Sony FDR-AX53 4K Ultra HD Handycam Camcorder FDRAX53/B

  • Manufacturer: Sony
  • Basic description and contents of package
  • Product classification: Camcorders - Consumer Camcorders
  • Safety instructions
  • Startup and operation of the consumer camcorders
  • Tips for setting up your Sony
  • Settings and expert assistance
  • Contact Sony service
  • Troubleshooting
  • Warranty information
  • Price: 998 USD
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User manual for the Sony FDR-AX53 4K Ultra HD Handycam Camcorder FDRAX53/B

The user manual for the Sony FDR-AX53 4K Ultra HD Handycam Camcorder FDRAX53/B provides necessary instructions for the proper use of the product Camcorders - Consumer Camcorders.

The Sony FDR-AX53 is a palm-sized Handycam camcorder that combines a Zeiss 20x optical zoom lens and a high-sensitivity image sensor to produce crisp and high-quality UHD 4K video. The Exmor R CMOS image sensor supports UHD 4K video capture at 24 or 30 fps using Sony's XAVC S codec and features pixels that are approximately 1.6x larger than the previous model for enhanced performance in all conditions, particularly low-light scenarios. The camcorder also features Sony's Balance Optical SteadyShot image stabilization technology to help produce smooth and stable footage throughout the zoom range. Further enhancements include improved autofocus speed and accuracy, a lower-noise built-in microphone, and a high-speed 1080p 120 fps recording mode to create high-resolution slow-motion content.

You can monitor your shots using the camcorder's 3.0" Xtra Fine LCD touchscreen display with 921K dot resolution, or the high-resolution 0.24" 1,555K dot OLED EVF. For large-screen playback, an HDMI output port is also provided for connecting to your HDTV to large-screen. You can even 'trim' a selected portion of a 4K video or image frame to fill the screen with Full HD quality. For enhanced connectivity and remote control, the FDR-AX53 is Wi-Fi and NFC enabled. This lets you use your smartphone or tablet to control the camcorder, as well as wirelessly transfer files to your mobile device and even stream live to Ustream.

Designed for a wide range of users, the camcorder features a range of automatic image and audio options for easy point-and-shoot operation, as well as enhanced manual controls that give you more creative freedom. An assignable ring on the front of the camcorder can be assigned to control of zoom, focus, exposure, iris, shutter speed, exposure, or white balance. A rechargeable lithium-ion battery pack is included for powering the camcorder, along with an AC adapter, micro-HDMI cable, and micro-USB cable.

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Specifications

Camera
Sensor 1/2.5" CMOS
Backside Illumination Yes
Effective Pixels 8,290,000 @Video16:9
8,290,000 @Photo16:9
6,220,000 @Photo4:3
Optics
35mm Equivalent Focal Length 26.8 - 536 @ Aspect Ratio: 16:9
32.8 - 656 @ Aspect Ratio: 4:3
Maximum Aperture f/ 2 - f/ 3.8
Focusing Distance 0.4" / 1.0 cm - Infinity
Zoom Optical: 20x
Clear Image Zoom: 30x4K
Clear Image Zoom: 40x(in HD)
Digital: 250x
Filter Size 55 mm
Recording
System NTSC
Recording Media Memory Stick PRO-HG Duo, Memory Stick Pro Duo (Mark 2), Memory Stick XC-HG Duo, SD/SDHC/SDXC

Requires SDXC/SDHC memory card UHS-I U3 or higher for XAVC S 4K 100 Mbps recording, and SDXC/SDHC memory card Class 10 or higher for XAVCS 4K 60 Mpbs and XAVCS HD 50 Mbps recording.

Video Format XAVC S
3840 x 2160p / 30 fps (100 Mbps)
3840 x 2160p / 24 fps (100 Mbps)
1920 x 1080p / 60 fps (60 Mbps)
1920 x 1080p / 30 fps (60 Mbps)
1920 x 1080p / 24 fps (60 Mbps)
AVCHD
1920 x 1080p / 60 fps (28 Mbps)
1920 x 1080p / 30 fps (24 Mbps)
1920 x 1080p / 30 fps (17 Mbps)
1920 x 1080p / 24 fps (24 Mbps)
1920 x 1080p / 24 fps (17 Mbps)
1920 x 1080i / 60 fps (24 Mbps)
1920 x 1080i / 60 fps (17 Mbps)
1440 x 1080i / 60 fps (9 Mbps)
1440 x 1080i / 60 fps (5 Mbps)
MP4
1280 x 720p / 30 fps
Slow Motion Mode 120 fps recorded @ 1920 x 1080p
Still Image Resolution JPEG: 16.6 Megapixel, 5440 x 3056 (16:9)
JPEG: 12.5 Megapixel, 4080 x 3056 (4:3)
JPEG: 8.3 Megapixel, 3840 x 2160 (16:9)
JPEG: 6.2 Megapixel, 2880 x 2160 (4:3)
JPEG: 2.1 Megapixel, 1920 x 1080 (16:9)
JPEG: .3 Megapixel, 640 x 480
Channels 5.1-Channel
Audio Format AAC-LC
Dolby Digital 2ch
Dolby Digital 5.1
LPCM
Sampling Frequency LPCM: 48.0kHz
Bit Rate LPCM: 16.0-bit
Display
Display Type LCD
Touchscreen Yes
Screen Size 3"
Pixel Count 921,600
Aspect Ratio 16:9
Rotation Opening Angle: 90°
Turning Angle: 270°
2nd Display
Display Type Viewfinder
Screen Size .24"
Pixel Count 1,555,200
Exposure Control
Shutter Speed 1/8-1/10000 sec
Exposure Metering Multi, Spot
Exposure Modes Modes: Auto, Manual
Interval Recording 1 sec
2 sec
5 sec
10 sec
30 sec
60 sec
Self Timer 10Sec
Features
Image Stabilization Optical
Scene Modes Preset: Yes
Lux 1.8 (4K: Low Lux, 1/30 shutter speed)
9 (4K: Standard, 1/60 shutter speed)
1.2 (HD: Low Lux, 1/30 shutter speed)
6 (HD: Standard, 1/60 shutter speed)
0 (NightShot)
White Balance Modes Auto
Indoor 1
Onepush
Outdoors
Creative Effects Yes
Built-in Mic Yes
Built-in Speaker Yes
Built-in Light/Flash Light - No
Flash - No
Wi-Fi Yes
Accessory Shoe 1x Multi Interface Shoe
Tripod Mount 1/4" - 20
Input/Output Connectors
Outputs 1xHDMI D (Micro)
1xMulti-Terminalmicro-USB
Microphone Input Yes
Headphone Jack Yes
General
Battery Rechargeable Lithium-Ion Battery Pack, 6.8 VDC, 1960 mAh
Charging Method AC Adapter
Power Consumption In LCD Operation:4.9 W
In Viewfinder Operation:4.9 W
Dimensions (WxHxD) 2.9 x 3.2 x 6.6"/7.4 x 8.1 x 16.8 cm with battery attached
Weight 22.4 oz/635 g with battery attached
The user manual for the Sony FDR-AX53 4K Ultra HD Handycam Camcorder FDRAX53/B can be downloaded in .pdf format if it did not come with your new consumer camcorders, although the seller is required to supply one. It is also quite common that customers throw out the user manual with the box, or put the CD away somewhere and then can’t find it. That’s why we and other Sony users keep a unique electronic library for Sony consumer camcorderss, where you can use our link to download the user manual for the Sony FDR-AX53 4K Ultra HD Handycam Camcorder FDRAX53/B.

The user manual lists all of the functions of the Sony FDR-AX53 4K Ultra HD Handycam Camcorder FDRAX53/B, all the basic and advanced features and tells you how to use the consumer camcorders. The manual also provides troubleshooting for common problems. Even greater detail is provided by the service manual, which is not typically shipped with the product, but which can often be downloaded from Sony service.

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Date: 31.07.2016 20:07:59Author: Capt. Santos Leitão
Does the Sony ax53 record in Pal and Ntsc Tv systems in the model sold in USA?
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