Article ID : 00075561 / Last Modified : 19/06/2020

How to record MP4 movies?

    NTSC

    *Some functions are not available, depending on the model.

    NOTES:

    • Movies are recorded in HD format and MP4 format simultaneously when Dual Video REC is set to On. You cannot record only MP4 movies with this camera.
    • Dual Video REC will be set to Off when Frame Rate is set to 60p.
      When recording MP4 movies, set Frame Rate as follows according to the file format setting.
      • AVCHD file format: set to 60i or 24p
      • XAVC S HD file format: set to 30p or 24p
      • XAVC S 4K file format: set to 30p or 24p

      Available file formats differ depending on the model of the camera.

    • If your camera has the Intelligent Active setting in the SteadyShot menu, set SteadyShot to a setting other than Intelligent Active. Dual Video REC is not available when Intelligent Active is selected.
      (Depending on the model, the SteadyShot settings are different.)

    Playing back MP4 movies:
    Switch the format of the movie to be played back by selecting the 4K, HD, 4K/MP4 or HD/MP4 icon displayed in the upper right of the playback screen.
     

    PAL

    *Some functions are not available, depending on the model.

    NOTES:

    • Movies are recorded in HD format and MP4 format simultaneously when Dual Video REC is set to On. You cannot record only MP4 movies with this camera.
    • Dual Video REC will be set to Off when Frame Rate is set to 50p.
      When recording MP4 movies, set Frame Rate as follows according to the file format setting.
      • AVCHD file format: set to 50i or 25p
      • XAVC S HD file format: set to 25p
      • XAVC S 4K file format: set to 25p

      Available file formats differ depending on the model of the camera.

    • If your camera has the Intelligent Active setting in the SteadyShot menu, set SteadyShot to a setting other than Intelligent Active. Dual Video REC is not available when Intelligent Active is selected.
      (Depending on the model, the SteadyShot settings are different.)

    Playing back MP4 movies:

    Switch the format of the movie to be played back by selecting the 4K, HD, 4K/MP4 or HD/MP4 icon displayed in the upper right of the playback screen.