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Sony RM-30BP Remote Commander

Abel Code: SO-RM-30BP
Mfr. Code: RM-30BP
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This remote controls multiple functions, including: lens control (one push auto, manual focus, iris, zoom), camera control (recording/display functions, shutter, white balance, 6x custom buttons), plus playback and multi-camera control (up to 3 at once).
Key Highlights
  • Ideal for small productions or freelance
  • Controls Lens FIZ + Camera
  • Control camera rec/display/shutter/WB


Sony RM-30BP Remote Commander is the sucessor to the industry's first comprehensive, multifunctional remote commander (RM-1000BP). The wired RM-30BP can control most of your compatible camera functions including:

  • Lens control
    • One push auto
    • Manual focus
    • Iris
    • Zoom
  • Camera control
    • Recording/display functions
    • Shutter speed
    • White balance
    • Plus 6x assignable buttons
  • Playback and multi camera control - up to 3 cameras

Ideal for freelancers and small-budget productions, the lightweight remote can be handheld, placed on a table or attached to a tripod arm for operation.

The RM-30BP can also be connected to your MCX-500 for multi camera control directly from the switcher. This Remote Commanders is compatible with your Sony HXR-NX5R HD Camcorder or the optional Sony PXW-FS7 v4.0, with plans to introduce compatibility for other Sony camcorders.

In addition, you can electronically select/control which ND filter is in use on your camera with a simple adjustment knob for those cameras supporting electronic switching of ND filters.

Remote Commander Buttons (pre-programmed)

Aside from the (6) assignable buttons, this handheld or mountable Remote Commander offers the following predetermined buttons for your lens and camera control:

  • Record Start/Stop
  • Iris Toggle
  • Focus Toggle
  • ND Toggle
  • Camera Selector
  • Side switch: focus/iris/ND
  • Assign
  • Thumbnail
  • Select/Set lever
  • Menu
  • Cancel or Back button
  • Display
  • Preset
  • White Balance (WB) Preset A
  • White Balance (WB) Preset B
  • White Balance (WB) Set
  • Shutter
  • White Balance key
  • Gain
  • Selet

What's in the Box

  • Limited 1-Year Warranty
  • Attachment Plate
  • 2 x 3.3' Cable
  • Sony RM-30BP Remote Commander


Key Highlights

  • Ideal for small productions or freelance
  • Controls Lens FIZ + Camera
  • Control camera rec/display/shutter/WB
  • 6x assignable buttons
  • Control up to 3x cameras

Mechanical & Electronic Controls

Controls Include:
Camera Control: recording/display functions, shutter, white balance, 6x custom buttons
Lens Control: one push auto, manual focus, iris, zoom
ND selection for cameras with electronically controlled ND options
Playback and Multi-Camera Control: up to 3 cameras at once


Input Voltage:
4.2-6.0V - power supplied via your camcorder
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