Sony PXW-X320 XDCAM Camcorder: Hands-On Review


In the following video, Mia McCormick, from KelbyOne Media, discusses the Sony PXW-X320 ENG-style Camera and the PMW-PZ1 4K Memory Player. The video goes into detail about the camera’s improvements over its predecessor, covering the sensor, noise reducer, selectable formats, and recording bit rates. McCormick also discusses the camera’s recording system and wireless functionality, which includes streaming capabilities, as well as the camera’s built-in selection of gamma curves, including those shared with Sony’s CineAlta cameras.

Also discussed is the memory player, which allows you to play back both 4K and 1080p material directly from SxS memory cards. She goes over the player’s current features, the unit’s playback capabilities, built-in LCD monitor, hard-drive connectivity and transfer abilities, as well as power options that make this a powerful tool for 4K and 1080p production, while noting planned firmware upgrades that will expand the player’s capabilities. We hope you enjoy the video, and invite you to view the wide selection of other instructional and informative videos at