Top Plate (Sony FX9) is a top cheeseplate for the Sony FX9 that contours to the shape of the camera body. Arrays of 1/4-20 holes in standard spacing and multiple 3/8-16 holes with ARRI accessory mounts are also available in several places. Original Sony handle can be reinstalled by removing the center section of the top plate. Communication between the handle and the Sony body is possible by using just the U shaped portion of the top plate. The Sony XDCA-FX9 Extension Unit can also be attached to the rear of the camera without obstruction.
There is no doubt that the Sony FX9 is a tremendously significant camcorder and as a new decade begins Holdan’s manufacturers are beginning to ship some fantastic new accessories to increase its already impressive capabilities. Power up There will be a few V-lock adaptors for the FX9 in the coming weeks, but Core SWX are confident their CXV-FX9 is the best option. It has a low battery warning LED, and XLR input to allow for hot-swapping between external and onboard power and being made of aluminium it’s more robust than plastic alternatives. As for the weight, 544g still isn’t heavy and most users prefer it to provide a better-balanced rig.