Sony FDR-X3000R White

MPN: FDRX3000R/W  |  EAN: 0689466868890  |  Model: FDR-X3000R

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as at 25 Sep 19 | 12:43 AM CET





Choosist's Ratings

Sony FDR-X3000R White - FDRX3000R/W Performance, Usage and Feature Ratings
Use Rating
Basic Skill Level (Video)
Just Right
Advanced Skill Level (Video)
Just Right
Professional Skill Level (Video)
Just Right
Basic Skill Level (Photo)
Just Right
Events Photography
Just Right
Low-light Videos
Just Right
Underwater Photography
Just Right
Live Streaming
Just Right
Just Right
Event Videos
Just Right
Home Videos
Just Right
Landscape Photography
Just Right
Just Right
4K Videos
Just Right
Action & Adventure Videos
Very Good
High FPS Videos
Just Right
Slow Motion Videos
Just Right
POV (Point-of-view)
Everyday Life Photography
Just Right
Time-lapse Videos
Just Right
WiFi Connectivity
Just Right
Underwater Use
Just Right
Cute & Pretty Looks
Just Right
Fun & Funky Looks
Just Right
Action Camera
Bluetooth Connectivity
Just Right

Photography Skillset

Keeping it simple - For someone who is not too bothered about technicalities, this Sony device works!

Video skill level

Just a beginner - Whether you're just starting to develop some expertise or you only record videos from time to time, then the Sony FDR-X3000R will satisfy your needs..

Your camera provides you with sufficient controls and tools to get your videography to the quality and spec that your high standards will require. For instance the manual focus capability that comes with the FDR-X3000R, will align with your skill level.

Having established yourself as an authority and full-on pro in the world video capture, you'll be looking for a device that goes beyond simply ticking the boxes. With the Sony FDR-X3000R, you'll have a great companion for your craft. This model comes with a comprehensive set of controls allowing you deliver excellent results for clients and customers.

Video Scenarios

Streaming video live is a great way to share your experiences and this camera from Sony provides a couple of connectivity options to help you with this.

For those special occasions, this Sony camera is a great companion as you traverse the floor. It comes with an Image Stabilizer which helps maintain a steady shot while recording.

Its always great to capture moments of delight at home or while spending time with family and friends on an outing. For this, the Sony FDR-X3000R is a great companion to have.

For the YouTubers - This is a good choice for your video recordings because in addition to it's excellent Image Sensor Size (5.760 x 4.290 mm mm), it comes with an in-built image stablizer that ensures your shots remain steady.

Capture the thrills - Your escapades can be captured in multiple angles you would have skipped on with delicate cameras. This camera from Sony has a good level of impact and splash protection for your needs.

Other Video needs

Slow motion recordings add an extra dimension of fun and entertainment. This camera comes with an in-built setting that enables this mode.

Ultra High Definition - you'll be able to capture immersive and highly detailed footage with this camera's 4K capability.

If you're looking for that silky-smooth rendering of your videos, this camera has got it as its able to handle 60 FPS at 1080p resolutions.

Breathtaking transitions such as rolling clouds or city lights can captured as a time-lapse using the Sony's in-built intervalometer

Low light recording can be tricky, however this camera has got what it takes to help you through that. This is because its minimum aperture number combined with it's maximum ISO sensitivity can produce crispy images with minimal noise.

Because you are keen to show the action from your perspective, the build and form factor of the FDR-X3000R is a good fit your needs.

Photo Scenarios

There are times when you just want to take simple but great photos of things around you without bothering too much about camera settings. For that purpose, the FDR-X3000R is a really good choice. 

Its important to ensure the celebrant (or special guests) are in clear view in every photo taken. Keeping them in focus while they're moving about is one of the great features that comes with the FDR-X3000R.

Taking photos while underwater is a lot of fun. You'll be able to bathe the subject of your photograph with the colours and hues only found when taking shots in an aquatic environment.

Whether on holiday or exploring new places, this camera from Sony is a great choice. Taking photos of what's around you - near and far - with the FDR-X3000R is a breeze.

To capture mother nature in her full beauty requires a good eye and a camera that can adequately handle landscape scenarios. This model from Sony is good fit as it's got the ability to focus on multiple parts of your picture frame.

Other considerations

With the Sony FDR-X3000R, you can rest easy while out and about in the rain because this model comes fully water resistant.

Transferring your shots from your camera to another device is made even more convenient with the in-built Wi-FI capability of this camera.

As it comes with a waterproof depth of up to 60m m metres, this camera ticks the box for underwater use.

Since this camera is certified as dust-proof, it does gives it at an added advantage over regular cameras. This way you can be rest assured the FDR-X3000R will cater for your outdoor needs.


The FDR-X3000R is an eye-catching package with a bright and refreshing look. The perfect accessory to compliment your individual sense of style.

Fed up with the black and grey devices that dominate the laptop market? The bold colours and exciting design of the FDR-X3000R offer a very funky alternative.

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Technical Specifications

Sony FDR-X3000R White - FDRX3000R/W Technical Specifications
Specification Description
Dustproof Yes
Freezeproof Yes
Product Colour White
Rainproof Yes
Splash Proof Yes
Waterproof Yes
Waterproof Up To 60m m
Image Formats Supported DCF, Exif, MPF
Continuous Shooting Mode Yes
4K Video Capable Yes
Camcorder Media Type SD, SDHC, SDXC
Live stream capable 1
Max FPS @4K 30
Maximum Video Resolution 3840 x 2160 pixels
Slow-Mo Capable 1
Video Formats Supported MP4
Video Recording Yes
Audio Formats Supported AAC-LC, LPCM
Audio System Mono
Built-in Microphone Yes
Headphone Outputs 1
Microphone Operation Mode Stereo
Image Sensor Size 1/2.5
Image Sensor Size (W X H) 5.760 x 4.290 mm
Sensor Format Cropped
Sensor Type CMOS
Other Features
GPS (satellite) Yes
Interval Recording 1
Stabilizer Yes
Ports & Interfaces
HDMI (Micro) Ports Quantity 1
USB 2.0 (Micro USB) Ports Quantity 1
Bluetooth Yes
Bluetooth Version 4.1
Wi-Fi Yes
Weight & Dimensions
Weight 114 g