Some additional information on audio for Sony’s new F5 and F55 cameras. Audio recording is Linear PCM, 2 channel, 24-bit, 48 khz.
The module will have two standard 3-pin XLR female connectors, switchable from Analog to Digital:
- Analog: CH 1 and CH2 for Line/Mic/Mic +48 V (phantom power)
- Digital: 4 channels AES/EBU (Audio Engineering Society/European Broadcast Union)
Audio output on the camera is via a phone jack (CH1/CH2), with a monaural speaker output and a stereo headphone mini jack.
Peter Crithary provided the two pictures of the removable audio input module for Sony F5 and F55.