The Sony XDCA-FX9 Extension Unit for PXW-FX9 provides additional capability and I/O to transform the PXW-FX9 into a high-end Production Camera or ENG Camera. The most significant upgrades are 16bit RAW1 and D-Tap for production, and wired LAN and Dual Link capability for live streaming and file transfer to enhance ENG operation.
16-bit RAW1 offers a phenomenal increase in post-production creative freedom, to fully exploit the PXW-FX9’s exceptional 15+ stops of dynamic range. Using this optional XDCA-FX9 extension unit with your PXW-FX9 and a single BNC cable connection to a compatible external RAW recorder3 supports export of 16-bit RAW at either 4K or 2K resolution.
XDCA-FX9 is equipped with both a D-Tap and a 4-pin Hirose connector to supply power to any additional accessory. With the XDCA-FX9, your PXW-FX9 camera can be powered by a V-Mount (V-Shoe) battery, offering longer runtime and providing optimal balance for shoulder mounted operation.
A wired LAN port and Dual Link Cellular connectivity to the network will allow FTP file transfer to any capable FTP server. It also provides compatibility with the XDCAM air cloud service.
Sony DWX/UWP audio wireless slot-in receivers are compatible with the XDCA-FX9. Using the MI shoe or XLR on the FX9 camera body, the XDCA-FX9 makes the camera capable of recording a maximum of 4ch audio, from (4) wireless sources.
- 16bit RAW output1
- D-Tap / 4pin Hirose to power additional accessories
- V-Shoe battery
- Wired LAN interface and (2) USB slots for Dual Link
- DWX / UWP wireless audio slot-in2
- Compatible DWX Series Wireless Receivers: DWR-SO2DN/DWR-SO2D (Sold Separately)
- Compatible UWP Series Wireless Receiver: URX-S03D (Sold Separately)
1 16bit RAW output will be available with a future firmware update.
2 Wireless audio slot-in will be available with a future firmware update.
3 Compatible recorders TBD.