Flagship 4K multi-format video switcher

XVS-8000X | A powerful switcher that sits at the heart of IP Live and 4K and HD production operations

Top-of-the-range Sony XVS-8000X gives you the ability to realise powerful mixed 4K environment with SDI and IP. Operational flexibility and advanced features of XVS-8000X makes it most advanced production switcher in Sony’s arsenal. XVS-8000X Series inherits excellent, versatile, features from the widely accepted MVS Series of switchers, including: enhanced frame memory, format conversion, multi-viewer capabilities, and a wide range of input and output video formats.

This IP ready live production switcher supports IP as well as conventional SDI interfaces. Users can achieve smooth migration from SDI to IP, this can be done by configuring both SDI and IP option boards in a single processor. An operator can configure all of the 160 SDI inputs and 48 SDI outputs with an IP interface.


  • 5 M/E for large 4K production systems
  • Supports Networked Media Interface (NMI)
  • 40 inputs and 12 assignable outputs for 4K
  • Up and down conversion between 4K, HD and SD
  • Enhanced frame memory system with 4K CG wipe

Our 4K hire fleet is one of the largest in Europe, including a large number of Sony HDC-4300 and HDC-P43 cameras, a full line-up of Fujinon and Canon 4K lenses, EVS XT4K replay servers and Canon DP-V2410 4K monitors.