Sony PXW FS7

FS7 Recording Format (Video):

XAVC-I mode:QFHD 59.94P CBG, bit rate 600Mbps, MPEG-4 H.264/AVC
XAVC-I mode:QFHD 50P CBG, bit rate 500Mbps, MPEG-4 H.264/AVC
XAVC-I mode:QFHD 29.97P CBG, bit rate 300Mbps, MPEG-4 H.264/AVC
XAVC-I mode:QFHD 23.98P CBG, bit rate 240Mbps, MPEG-4 H.264/AVC
XAVC-I mode:QFHD 25P CBG, bit rate 250Mbps, MPEG-4 H.264/AVC
XAVC-I mode:HD 59.94P VBR, maximum bit rate 222Mbps, MPEG-4 H.264/AVC
XAVC-I mode:HD 50P VBR, maximum bit rate 185Mbps, MPEG-4 H.264/AVC
XAVC-I mode:HD 59.94i VBR, maximum bit rate 111Mbps, MPEG-4 H.264/AVC
XAVC-I mode:HD 50i VBR, maximum bit rate 112Mbps, MPEG-4 H.264/AVC
XAVC-I mode:HD 29.97P VBR, maximum bit rate 111Mbps, MPEG-4Recording Format (Video)
XAVC-L QFHD 59.94P/50P mode: VBR, maximum bit rate 150Mbps, MPEG-4 H.264/AVC
XAVC-L QFHD 29.97P/23.98P/25P mode: VBR, maximum bit rate 100Mbps, MPEG-4 H.264/AVC
XAVC-L HD 50 mode: VBR, maximum bit rate 50Mbps, MPEG-4 H.264/AVC
XAVC-L HD 35 mode: VBR, maximum bit rate 35Mbps, MPEG-4 H.264/AVC
XAVC-L HD 25 mode: VBR, maximum bit rate 25Mbps, MPEG-4 H.264/AVC

MPEG HD422 mode: CBR, maximum bit rate 50Mbps, MPEG-2 422P@HLRecording Format (Audio)LPCM 24 bits, 48 kHz, 4 channels (Recording/Playback ONLY 2channels)Recording Frame Rate
XAVC-I QFHD mode:(4096x2160/ 59.94P, 50P, 29.97P, 23.98P, 25P
XAVC-I QFHD mode: 3840x2160/ 59.94P, 50P, 29.97P, 23.98P, 25P
XAVC-I HD mode: 1920x1080/59.94P, 50P, 59.94i, 50i, 29.97P, 23.98P, 25P

XAVC-L QFHD mode: 3840x2160/59.94P, 50P, 29.97P, 23.98P, 25P
XAVC-L HD 50 mode: 1920x1080/59.94P, 50P, 59.94i, 50i, 29.97P, 23.98P, 25P
XAVC-L 35 mode: 1920x1080/59.94P, 50P, 59.94i, 50i, 29.97P, 23.98P, 25P
XAVC-L 25 mode: 1920x1080/59.94i, 50i

MPEG HD422 mode: 1920x1080/59.94i, 50i, 29.97P, 23.98P, 25P 1280x720/59.94P, 50P, 29.97P, 23.98P, 25PRecording/Playback Time

XAVC-I mode QFHD 59.94P, When using QD-G128A(128GB): Approx. 22 minutes, When using QD-G64A(64GB) Approx. 11 minutes

XAVC-I mode QFHD 50P When using QD-G128A(128GB): Approx. 26 minutes, When using QD-G64A(64GB) Approx. 13 minutes

XAVC-I mode QFHD 29.97P, When using QD-G128A(128GB): Approx. 44 minutes , When using QD-G64A(64GB) Approx. 22 minutes

XAVC-I mode QFHD 23.98P, When using QD-G128A(128GB): Approx. 55 minutes , When using QD-G64A(64GB) Approx. 27 minutes

XAVC-I mode QFHD 25P, When using QD-G128A(128GB): Approx. 52 minutes, When using QD-G64A(64GB) Approx. 26 minutes

XAVC-I mode HD 59.94P, When using QD-G128A(128GB): Approx. 59 minutes,Recording/Playback TimeXAVC-I mode HD 50P, When using QD-G128A(128GB): Approx. 71 minutes, When using QD-G64A(64GB) Approx. 35 minutes

XAVC-I mode HD 59.94i, When using QD-G128A(128GB): Approx. 118 minutes, When using QD-G64A(64GB) Approx. 59 minutes

XAVC-I mode HD 50i When using QD-G128A(128GB): Approx. 141 minutes, When using QD-G64A(64GB) Approx. 70 minutes

XAVC-I mode HD 29.97P, When using QD-G128A(128GB): Approx. 118 minutes, When using QD-G64A(64GB) Approx. 59 minutes

XAVC-I mode HD 23.98P , When using QD-G128A(128GB): Approx. 147 minutes , When using QD-G64A(64GB) Approx. 74 mins

XAVC-I mode HD 25P, When using QD-G128A(128GB): Approx. 141 mins, When using QD-G64A(64GB) Approx. 70 min

Note: 64 GB card allows up to 20 minutes of 4K XAVC Intra.


PXW-FS7 Manual
http://www.sonybiz.ca/pro/lang/en/ca/support/operation-manual/123749334753920141202_080229.zip  - 772 KB

Ultimate Guide for Cine EI on the Sony PXW-FS7 (XDCAM-USER.Com / Alister Chapman)

Ultimate Guide for Cine EI on the Sony PXW-FS7

Doug Jensen's Guide to the Sony PMW-F55
https://itunes.apple.com/us/book/doug-jensens-guide-to-sony/id892493476?mt=11

S-LOG Color Grading Workflow for FS7 - Matthew Pearce

Sony A7s SLOG-2 Workflow - Espionage Films

a7S Noise and Color comparison / Espionage Films

Calibrating your viewfinder or LCD.

Calibrating your viewfinder or LCD.

New Sony FS& Scene Files from AbleCine
http://blog.abelcine.com/2015/02/12/new-sony-fs7-scene-files-from-abelcine/

Replicating CineEI Mode in Custom Mode on the F55 / F5 / FS7http://www.dvinfo.net/article/acquisition/cinealta/replicating-cineei-mode-in-custom-mode-on-the-f55.html

The Ultimate Exposure Guide for the Sony F5/F55
http://www.hingsberg.com/index.php/2014/07/ultimate-exposure-guide-for-sony-f5f55/

Doug Jensen's PXW-FS7 Field Manual.
150 page soft cover 5" x 8" book (English)
http://www.vortexmedia.com/Sony_PXW-FS7_Field_Guide.html

XAVC Workflow Guide
http://www.sony.co.uk/res/attachment/file/62/1237492960962.pdf