Amazing action, astounding 4K

Your adventures are just as thrilling on screen as in real life, thanks to the FDR-X1000V Action Cam’s beautiful 4K image quality, better blur reduction, and more.


X1000V / X1000VR 4K Action Cam with Wi-Fi & GPS

FDR-X1000V / FDR-X1000VR

Picture of X1000V / X1000VR  4K Action Cam with Wi-Fi & GPS

Body + Live-View Remote Kit|Body + Waterproof Case

At a Glance

  • 4K
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  • Splashproof body
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  • Up to 240 fps
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  • SteadyShot
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  • Wi-Fi with NFC
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  • Waterproof case
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  • GPS

New software is now available.

Power up your camera to further enhance shooting ease.

Bring great to the great outdoors

Enjoy Action Cam’s 4K quality and other advanced features.

Sony’s latest addition to its Action Cam line-up FDR-X1000V combines all the features experienced users have been waiting for. 4K picture quality is equal to that of current Hollywood blockbusters, the professional-grade XAVC S codec ensures beautiful footage with high bitrate recording, and handy features like the Highlight Movie Maker help you turn your shots into a mesmerizing masterpiece.

Bring great to the great outdoors

4K/HD XAVC S recording

SDXC/SDHC memory card (UHS-I U3 or higher) is required for 4K 100Mbps recording and SDXC/SDHC memory card (Class10 or higher) is required for 4K 60Mbps and HD 50Mbps recording. To use SDHC memory card, firmware update of camera may be required.

  • 4K and high bitrate
  • Full pixel readout
  • High-frame-rate recording
Pro-level XAVC S format

Pro-level XAVC S format

Based on the professional XAVC format, the XAVC S format for consumer use supports high bitrates for recording high-resolution, action-filled movies.

Exmo R™ CMOS sensor

Exmor R™ CMOS sensor

Cutting-edge sensor packs in more pixels for low-noise shooting in dark settings, using only incident light.

BIONZ X™ processor

BIONZ X™ processor

Blazing up to 100Mbps/4K, 50Mbps/Full HD recording for fast action and smooth motion. 

170° ultra-wide ZEISS Tessar® lens

170° ultra-wide ZEISS Tessar® lens

Panoramic 170° viewing angle is the perfect way to capture expansive landscape and dynamic aerial image.

SteadyShot™ gets even steadier

Boost your image stabilization by almost 3 times

Shoot everything from motocross to aerial landscapes with the SteadyShot™ feature. It’s especially effective against low amplitude vibration—such as that caused by radio-controlled helicopters.

Without SteadyShot™
With SteadyShot™
Wind Noise Reduction

Wind Noise Reduction

Record clear and real sound with Sony's built-in stereo mic and wind noise reduction.

Action Cam, in action

See exciting footage shot with the Action Cam on this dedicated YouTube channel.

Make your movies as exciting as your stunts

Action Cam comes loaded with features such as Live Streaming, burst shooting, and more that let you capture the amazing footage that makes your movies stand out.

  • Live Streaming
  • Burst shooting
  • Interval Still Recording
  • Manual settings
  • Loop Recording
Full command with Live-View Remote

Full command with Live-View Remote

RM-LVR2 lets you make use of on-site playback and footage checking, and delete unnecessary footage to optimise recording capacity.

Multi Camera Control

Multi Camera Control

Use up to five cameras to get exciting ground-up or head-down shots. And control them all effortlessly with the optional Live-view wrist remote and smartphone with PlayMemories Mobile ™ app.

Start crafting your masterpiece

OK, you’ve shot some incredible footage. Now it’s time to meld it all into an unforgettable movie that will please you and astound family and friends. Use the tools outlined below.

More fun. More glory. Less work.

Let Highlight Movie Maker assemble a share-ready clip

Forget troublesome editing, or finding good stuff within long footage. Highlight Movie Maker takes care of all that with a “best of the best” clip that’s ready to share on social media.

  • Action Cam App for mobile
  • Action Cam Movie Creator for PC

Tough camera, easy choice

For shooting as unlimited as your imagination

The FDR-X1000V is ready to go everywhere. Its IPX4-class splashproof design shrugs off wet weather like fog and drizzle. For challenging shoots, the included waterproof case is good down to 10m while the optional dive door accessory will handle an amazing 60m. And of course it’s heat, dust, and sand resistant. So plan your next adventure with no limits.

Make your own 4K videos

Learn how to watch, save and edit your 4K videos shot with your 4K Handycam® or Action Cam.

Specifications & Features
Sony’s FDR-X1000V Action Cam combines all the features experienced users have been waiting for. 4K picture quality is equal to that of current Hollywood blockbusters, enhanced SteadyShot stabilization makes getting great shots easier, and handy features like the Highlight Movie Maker help you turn all that footage into a mesmerizing masterpiece.
  • 4K Ultra HD for four times the detail of Full HD

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    170° ultra-wide ZEISS Tessar® lens for panoramic shots 

  • SteadyShot™ is 3 times more effective (not supported in 4K mode)

  • Enhanced Full HD captures crisp, clear images in rich color

  • Record fast-moving action at Full HD 120p for beautiful slo-mo 

Lens Type
ZEISS® Tessar® Lens
Sensor Type
1/2.3"-type back-illuminated Exmor R™ CMOS sensor
Up to 10 m with supplied SPK-X1 case
With supplied SPK-X1 case
With supplied SPK-X1 case
Input and Output Terminals
4K micro HDMI output, HD micro HDMI output, Memory card slot, Multi/micro USB terminal, Stereo minijack
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