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Sony Action Cam FDR-X3000

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Sony Action Cam FDR-X3000 review: specs and price

Sony Action Cam FDR-X3000
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Sony Action Cam FDR-X3000

Why is Sony Action Cam FDR-X3000 better than the average?

  • Video recording (main camera)
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    1080 x 60fpsvs51611.25fps
  • Weight
    114gvs561.25g
  • Number of microphones
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    2vs1.49
  • Width
    83mmvs83.46mm
  • Height
    47mmvs85.17mm
  • Thickness
    29.4mmvs124.62mm
  • Continuous shooting at high resolution
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    120fpsvs17.79fps
  • Volume
    114.69cm³vs827.2cm³

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Design

1.Weather-sealed (splashproof)
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The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes. Show more

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2.Is dustproof and water-resistant
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The device is dustproof and water-resistant. Water-resistant devices can resist the penetration of water, such as powerful water jets, but not being submerged into water. Show more

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3.volume
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Best

Veho Muvi Atom

15.2cm³

114.69cm³

4.weight
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Best

Veho Muvi Atom

30g

114g

5.has or is a prime lens
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A prime lens has a fixed focal length. In general, these are sharper, with a wider aperture.

For example

GoPro Hero7 White

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6.has a touch screen
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You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.

For example

GoPro Hero8 Black

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Videography

1.has a 24p cinema mode
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24p is a video format (24 frames per second) traditionally used in cinema. Nowadays, it is used to create film-like motion characteristics.

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2.video recording (main camera)
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The maximum resolution available for videos shot with the main camera. Although it may be possible to choose among other frame rates, those recordings usually have lower resolutions. Show more

Best

JVC GY-LS300

2160 x 150fps

1080 x 60fps

3.Supports slow-motion video recording
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4.has a serial shot mode
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The burst mode, also called serial shot mode or continuous shooting mode, allows you to shoot multiple photos in a row. Show more

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5.Has timelapse function
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A timelapse shows a long passage of time sped up. A series of photographs taken from the same position over a long period is joined together to create a short video. It is great way to capture things like the setting sun, or clouds moving across the sky. Show more

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6.continuous shooting at high resolution
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Fast continuous shooting is useful for catching action shots.

Best

Sony Action Cam FDR-X3000

120fps

120fps

Optics

1.megapixels (main camera)
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Best

Samsung Gear 360

30MP

8.2MP

2.has a CMOS sensor
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CMOS image sensors are slowly replacing CCD sensors, due to reduced power consumption and better image quality. They can be very compact and cost relatively little to produce. Show more

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3.has manual white balance
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With manual white balance you can choose the most accurate setting and avoid the green, blue or red hue which can occur in auto mode. You can also change the setting for artistic effect.

Sony Action Cam FDR-X3000
4.has a brand lens
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The lens is made by a reputable photographic equipment manufacturer, as opposed to a low-cost unbranded lens.

Sony Action Cam FDR-X3000
5.has manual ISO
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This allows to manually set the ISO level. Show more

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6.has built-in optical image stabilization
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Optical image stabilization uses gyroscopic sensors to detect the vibrations of the camera. The lens adjusts the optical path accordingly, ensuring that any type of motion blur is corrected before the sensor captures the image. Show more

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Audio

1.number of microphones
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More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.

Best

Nokia OZO

8

2

2.has a microphone input
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A microphone port allows connecting external high-end or specialized microphones.

Sony Action Cam FDR-X3000
3.has a stereo microphone
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A stereo microphone allows to record audio files or movies in stereo without an external microphone.

Sony Action Cam FDR-X3000
4.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
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With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones. Show more

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Battery

1.has a removable battery
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The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken. Show more

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2.has an external memory slot
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The device has a standard memory slot (such as an SD or micro SD card slot) so that you can either extend the internal storage with affordable memory modules or you can retrieve data, such as photographs, easily from a memory card. Show more

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3.has a battery level indicator
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An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

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4.has a rechargeable battery
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The battery can be recharged and used over again.

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Features

1.has GPS
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GPS enables global positioning, useful in map, geo-tagging or navigation apps.

Sony Action Cam FDR-X3000
2.Is compatible with Android
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It is compatible with a range of Android devices such as smartphones and tablets.

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3.has a HDMI output
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Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.

Sony Action Cam FDR-X3000
4.supports Wi-Fi
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The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

Sony Action Cam FDR-X3000
5.supports Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n)
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Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n) is a wireless standard released in 2009. It has faster transfer rates and improved security compared to its predecessors – a, b, and g.

Sony Action Cam FDR-X3000
6.Is compatible with iOS
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It is compatible with a range of iOS devices such as iPhones, iPads and the iPod Touch.

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