Sony PXW-FS5 4K, Super 35 + Kit (410 Hours)


This item is being sold in used condition

Categories: Film Cameras


The lightweight and compact Sony FS5 is the ideal camera for any grab and shoot scenario. Designed with flexibility in mind around a Super35 size sensor, the camera offers an interchangeable lens mount, built in ND filters,4k recording to two SD card slots and two full size XLR inputs onboard. Ideal for traveling light without sacrificing crucial features it can serve as your main go to camera in many situations or as a backup / second camera to supplement your bigger rig.

NOTE: This camera DOES NOT have licenses for RAW or HIGH FRAME RATE recording. These licenses can be purchased from the manufacturer for additional cost.

Tech Specs

Recording Format (Video)

XAVC QFHD : MPEG-4 AVC/H.264 4:2:0 Long profile

XAVC HD : MPEG-4 AVC/H.264 4:2:2 Long profile

AVCHD : MPEG-4 AVC/H.264 AVCHD 2.0 format compatible

Recording Format (Audio)

XAVC : Linear PCM 2ch, 24bit, 48kHz

AVCHD : Linear PCM 2ch, 16bit, 48kHz / Dolby Digital 2ch, 16bit, 48kHz

Imaging Device (Type)

“Exmor” Super35 CMOS Sensor

Effective Picture Elements

3840 (H) x 2160 (V)

Built-in Optical Filters ND filters


1: 1/4ND

2: 1/16ND

3: 1/64ND

Linear variable ND (1/4ND to 1/128ND)

ISO Sensitivity

S-Log2/S-log3 Gamma ISO2000

Minimum Illumination

0.16Lux [60i] (IRIS F1.4, GAIN Auto, Shutter Speed 1/24)

0.18Lux [50i] (IRIS F1.4, GAIN Auto, Shutter Speed 1/25)

Horizontal Resolution

1000 TV lines or more (1920 x 1080i mode)

Shutter Speed

1/8 to 1/10000 sec. (60i)

1/6 to 1/10000 sec. (50i/24p)

White Balance

Preset (3200K), Memory A,

Memory B/ATW



Gamma Curve


Audio Input

XLR-type 3-pin (female) (x2), line/mic/mic +48 V selectable

Video Output

Integrated into Multi/Micro USB jack



Audio Output

Integrated into Multi/Micro USB jack

SDI Output

BNC type (x1), SD/HD/3G (Level-B) selectable

SMTPE 259M/292M/424M/425M standards


Multi/Micro USB jack (x1)

Headphone Output

Stereo mini jack (x1)

HDMI Output

HDMI connector (Type A)

Wired LAN

LAN Terminal



Body: Very good cosmetic condition with a few signs of normal use.

Ports: Good condition. SDI, HDMI and XLR ports are all functioning as they should. Card slots are clean. 

Missing rubber covers on SDI and Ethernet ports. See pictures.

OLPF: Good condition. Free of any dirt or scratches. 

Viewfinder: Good condition. Rubber eyepiece is in good shape free of any rips or distortion. 

Monitor: Good. Some small scratches on the screen but nothing deep and no pixel issues.

Firmware: 4.02

Hours of use: 410 Hours.

Scratches and imperfections are cosmetic and do not affect the recording of images nor the operation and framing of picture. Camera priced accordingly.

Camera was fully tested and all function and buttons work as expected without any noticeable problem. Camera package QC’d by GM in collaboration with the Hand Held Films Camera Department. Camera final QC on 03/30/22.

Included Items

(1) Sony FS5 camera body with Sony E lens mount. S/N – 1201652 

(1) Sony top handle with zoom and record controls, shotgun mic holder and monitor bracket.

(1) Sony side grip handle with zoom, focus and record controls.

(1) Pair of (left & right) Wooden Camera top accessory plates.  

(1) Sony LCD monitor.

(1) Wooden Camera quick release base plate for FS5 allowing 15mm rod attachment.

(1) Sony battery charger.

(3) Sony BP-U30 rechargeable Lithium Ion batteries. (Approx. 2 hours run time per battery).

(1) Sony AC power adapter.

DISCLAIMER: Buyer must agree to our Sales Agreement and is responsible for all shipping. Customer is responsible for credit card fees. 2-week money back guarantee contingent upon return inspection. Deductions will be made from refund for excess wear/damage/use. If camera is used in excess of 3 hours, as per hour counter, buyer accepts to be liable for rental charge (no more than $40 per hour). 

Item ships in foam/paper filled cardboard box. Camera and accessory pieces wrapped in bubble wrap.

This item is being sold used

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