After recently both Panasonics BGH1 and Canons EOS C70 of Netflix .... has now also Sony&s full-frame camera FX6 this "accolade" received. Thus the Sony FX 6 is certified after already 10 other Sony cameras such as the Sony Venice, FX9, F65/55 or F5, FS7 (II) for Netflix productions.
Netflix recommends the following camera settings for the FX6 for 4K shooting in XAVC for its Netflix Originals in-house productions: Cin EI ("Shooting Mode"), S-Gamut3/SLog 3 or better S-Gamut3.Cine/SLog3 ("Color Gamut"), XAVC-I as codec, a resolution of DCI 4K (4,096 x 2,160) or UltraHD 4K (3,840 x 2,160), and ISO 800 / ISO 12800 as "Base ISO".
Other certified recording modes include XAVC-I UltraHD 4K at 120 fps for high-speed recording, as well as 4K RAW 16-bit uncompressed video recording in 4K DCI (4,096 x 2,160) at 23.98p/24p/25p/29.97p/50p/59.94p when paired with an SDI-connected external recorder such as the "Atomos Shogun 7". The FX6 is not certified for anamorphic recording.
Sony FX6 - Netflix recommended camera settings
Here is our review of the Sony FX6 as well as the technical data and test images of the Sony FX6 in our 4K camera comparison database.
Sony cameras - Netflix certified