Sony PXW-FS7 4K Camera (732) – for sale

Ex-rental Sony PXW-FS7 4K Camera for sale.


Ex-rental Sony PXW-FS7 4K Super 35mm Camera for sale – £1400 + vat

The Sony PXW-FS7 or Sony FS7 is a market leader in it’s field. It’s ergonomic design coupled with the stunning images it produces make this camera one of the most popular in TV and commercial production. We have a large stock of Sony FS7 4K cameras to hire and an assortment of accessories to build the perfect package.


Sony PXW-FS7 Body,

Grip Arm,

LCD Loupe,

1x Used Sony BP-U 30 battery,

Battery charger,

XQD card reader,


WLAN  adapter,

This unit is used ex rental and does show signs of wear and tear.


Hour Metre – approx 1491

This unit does not work with the Sony XDCA-FS7 but can be be used wit the Hawk-Woods V-Lok Power Plate (not included in sale).

The LCD monitor cable has exposed wire at the end that connects with the body. This is visual only and does not affect the performance of the camera.

Because this unit is a used item, we can not offer any refunds so we do suggest that you test the camera in person before purchasing. The unit has been tested by our technicians and is deemed as fully working apart from the above notes.

If you would like to book in a time to come and test this unit, please email This item can not be shipped and must be picked up from our office in East London.


A little more about the FS7.

Designed as a camera that is at home on productions as diverse as “Cinéma Vérité”-style documentaries, reality TV, commercial and corporate applications, the SONY PXW-FS7 XDCAM Super 35 Camera System is a flexible 4K camera system. It features a Super 35mm size sensor that allows you to capture images with cinematic depth of field. The camera’s E-mount is machined from stainless steel and allows you to use E-mount lenses such as the Sony 28-135mm Servo Zoom lens which is available to hire. We also stock PL mount and Nikon mount adapters for use with the FS7.

The camera can capture footage to optional on board XQD media cards in either UHD at up to 60 FPS or HD at up to 180 FPS. the camera can capture 4K (4096 x 2160) images and send the signal out over its SDI or HDMI connectors.

Some Technical details.

The camera records in your choice of XVAC-I, XVAC-L, or MPEG-2. However, MPEG-2 recording does not support the high data rates the camera is capable of generating when shooting in UHD, and is limited to recording HD video only. The camera incorporates Dual XQD media card slots that support simultaneous or relay recording. An ergonomically designed handgrip provides control of many of the camera’s functions and features an adjustable length support arm.

SONY PXW-FS7 XDCAM camera has an ergonomic grip design for easy handling and operability, making it ideal for one-man operation in situations where the extraordinary flexibility of its α Mount lens system and compatible interchangeable lenses can be used to maximum advantage. The SONY PXW-FS7 features a 4K Super 35mm Exmor CMOS sensor and support for shooting in 4K** 60p or Full HD at high frame rates up to 180 fps (frames per second). Selectable recording formats include XAVC, which supports 4K* 60p, Full HD 60p even in 4:2:2 10-bit recording, as well as the common MPEG-2 HD 422 format used by many broadcast stations around the world. Attach an optional Extension Unit (XDCA-FS7) to open up the possibilities of multi-camera shooting and ProRes 422 encoding**. Connect an HXR-IFR5 interface and AXS-R5 recorder to support parallel recording and 4K/2K RAW recordings up to 240fps in 2K.

High-sensitivity 4K Super 35mm Exmor CMOS sensor supports 4K* motion-picture shooting

The PXW-FS7 supports internal recording at 4K resolution as well as a wide range of frame rates 59.94P, 50P, 29.97P, 25P and 23.98P), and provides outstanding sensitivity of ISO2000 and the dynamic range of 14-stops.
* QFHD 3840 x 2160 resolution from launch. 4096 x 2160 resolution with firmware update, early 2015.

Super Slow Motion continuous recordings
The PXW-FS7 offers continuous recording in Full HD image quality and a frame rate of up to 180 fps on internal XQD media. Using external RAW recorder images can be captured in 2K up to 240fp