Sony FX3 vs. FX6 vs. a7S III vs. ZV-E1: Which Is Right for You?


Sony's a7S III, FX6, FX3, and ZV-E1 have the same full-frame sensor, so you should just buy the least expensive one, right? Wrong! While these four cameras share some features, each is tailored to specific needs. Are you looking for a cinema or hybrid camera? Are you planning on livestreaming as well? Nick discusses this lineup and details the features that set these cameras apart from each other.

  • 0:00 - Introduction
  • 0:47 - Lineup Rundown
  • 1:51 - Image & Photo Quality
  • 3:37 - Video Features
  • 6:25 - Feature Set Lighting Round
  • 9:00 - Professional Video Shoot
  • 12:04 - Stabilization Test
  • 15:06 - Content Creator/YouTube Studio Setup
  • 20:58 - So, Which is for You?

Based on your skill level and workload, which of these would be right for you? Let us know in the Comments section, below.



Nice job Nick running through all those cameras.Had one question...on Sony FX9s which I have used they have eye focus any of these have that function as well?....thx

Hi David - 

The SONY FX6, FX3, a7SII, and the ZV-E1 all offer Eye AF.