Proxy Settings

movie, slow&quick motion

You can simultaneously record a low-bit-rate proxy movie when recording a movie or slow-motion recording/quick-motion recording.

Since proxy movies are small in file size, they are suitable for transferring to smartphones or uploading to websites.

  1. MENU (Shooting) → [Image Quality/Rec][Proxy Settings] → Select an item to set, and then select the desired setting.

Menu item details

Proxy Recording:
Selects whether to simultaneously record proxy movies. ([On] / [Off])

Recording settings for proxy movies

Proxy movies are recorded with the following settings.

File format:
Recording size:
Recording frame rate:
Max. 60p/Max. 50p
Recording settings:
Compression codec:
MPEG-4 AVC/H.264


  • Proxy movies are not displayed on the playback screen (single-image playback screen or image index screen). (proxy) is displayed over movies for which a proxy movie was simultaneously recorded.


  • Proxy movies cannot be played back on this camera.
  • Proxy recording is not available in the following situations.

    Normal movie recording

    • [Rec Frame Rate] is set to [120p]/[100p]

    Slow-motion recording/quick-motion recording

    • The frame rate is set to [120fps]/[100fps]
  • Deleting/protecting movies that have proxy movies removes/protects both the original and proxy movies. You cannot delete/protect only original movies or proxy movies.
  • Movies cannot be edited on this camera.