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Sony’s XAVC format employs MPEG-4 AVC/H.264 level 5.2, the highest picture resolution and frame rate video compression codec based on industry standards. XAVC enables a very wide range of operational possibilities for content production, notably: from Proxy to 4K pixel resolutions, intra frame and long GOP schemes, and 1080 50P/60P infrastructure capability.
Built with the principles of workflow efficiency, evolution and optimised image quality at its heart, Sony’s XAVC can support the following content formats:

4K (4096 x 2160 and 3840 x 2160), HD and proxy resolution
MPEG-4 AVC/H.264 video compression
12, 10 and 8 bit colour depth
Up to 60fps
MXF wrapping format can be used
4:4:4, 4:2:2, 4:2:0 colour sampling

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