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Sony HXR-NX100 Camcorder

£1,699.00
14.2MP 1 1.8kg Sep 2015
Total Megapixels Optical Sensor Size Full HD Weight Release Date
Sony video cameras have good reviews
Very fast maximum frame rate
Has an image stabilizer
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Reviews

Sony Video Cameras Have Good Reviews

Based on 4,268 user and expert reviews (including 352 verified purchases), Sony has good reviews for its camcorders. Sony also has good reviews specifically within its big total megapixels video cameras range compared to other manufacturers. 91% of those that bought a Sony camcorder would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


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Pricey

The cheapeast video cameras of this type and age that we found costs £37 and the most expensive costs £2,899. We think that this video camera looks expensive for a video camera of this age and type.


Other

Released Over a Year Ago

This video camera was released in September 2015.


Video

Very Fast Maximum Frame Rate

With a maximum frame rate of 60 frames per second, the Sony HXR-NX100's maximum frame rate is one of the fastest amongst big total megapixels video cameras that are a comparable age to this camcorder. The maximum frame rates of big total megapixels video cameras that are a comparable age to this video camera range from 30fps to 60fps.

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Full HD

Full HD

The HXR-NX100 is Full HD, as are most of the other video cameras that have been on the market for a comparable time to this video camera.

There are a number of other Full HD camcorders currently available that you might want to consider including the Canon XC10 (£1,500) which has better reviews.

Camcorders which are Full HD that might be worth looking at include the JVC GY-HM200 (£1,775.23).

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolution

The HXR-NX100 supports a 1920 x 1080 pixels video resolutions which is higher than the 1280 x 720 pixels video resolutions supported by most camcorders of a similar age and type to it. This Sony video camera also supports a video resolutions of 1440 x 1080 pixels. Across all camcorders of a similar type and age to this camcorder the worst video resolution is 640 x 480 pixels and the best is 3840 x 2160 pixels.

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Battery

Very Long Battery Life (max)

The battery life (max) of camcorders of a similar type and age to this video camera range from 1h to 7.5h, and the average battery life (max) is 2.7h. At 7.42 hours, the Sony HXR-NX100 has a very long battery life (max) compared to most of the other camcorders of this age and type.

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Lens System

Has an Image Stabilizer

The HXR-NX100 has an image stabilizer, as do most of the other similar spec camcorders that have been around for a comparable time to this video camera.

We compared all the other video cameras with an image stabilizer to this video camera and we think because of its better review score, the Canon XC10 (£1,500) is also worth considering.

We compared this video camera to all the other camcorders with an image stabilizer and we think the JVC GY-HM200 (£1,775.23) is also worth considering.

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Average Optical Zoom

At 12 times zoom factor, the HXR-NX100 has a fairly standard optical zoom compared to most of the other big total megapixels video cameras that were launched around the same time as this camcorder.

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Display

Fairly Large Display Diagonal

The smallest display diagonal of big total megapixels video cameras that were released around the same time as this camcorder is 2.9" and the largest is 3.5". The HXR-NX100 has one of the larger display diagonals (3.5 inches) amongst big total megapixels video cameras of this age.

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Very High Display Resolution (numeric)

The lowest display resolution (numeric) of camcorders of a similar type and age to this camcorder is 460 pixels, the highest is 1,600,000 pixels, and the average display resolution (numeric) is 700,000 pixels. The display resolution (numeric) of the Sony HXR-NX100 of 1,560,000 pixel is one of the highest amongst camcorders that are a comparable age to this video camera.

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Ports & Interfaces

Supports HDMI

supports HDMI

The HXR-NX100 supports HDMI, as do most of the other video cameras that were launched more than a year ago.

We think you might also be interested in some of the alternative video cameras which support HDMI currently available including the Canon XC10 (£1,500) which has better reviews.

There are a number of alternative camcorders which also support HDMI that you might want to look at including the JVC GY-HM200 (£1,775.23).

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Has a DC-In Jack

The HXR-NX100 has a DC-in jack, as do most of the other video cameras that are a similar age to this camcorder.

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Has a Composite Video Out

The Sony HXR-NX100 has a composite video out. Most of the other camcorders that have been around for around the same time as this camcorder also have a composite video out.

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Has an XLR in

The HXR-NX100 has an XLR in. Most of the other comparable spec camcorders that came out around the same time as this camcorder also have an XLR in.

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Has a Headphone Outputs

The Sony HXR-NX100 has a headphone outputs. Most of the other camcorders of a comparable age and type to this camcorder also have a headphone outputs.

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Camera

Has a Remotely Operated

The Sony HXR-NX100 has a remotely operated, as do most of the other similar spec video cameras that were launched around the same time as this video camera.

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Audio

Has a Built-In Microphone

The HXR-NX100 has a built-in microphone, as do most of the other camcorders of this age and type.

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Packaging Content

Has a Batteries Included

The HXR-NX100 has a batteries included, as do most of the other camcorders of a comparable type and age to this video camera.

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Has an AC Adapter Included

The Sony HXR-NX100 has an AC adapter included, as do most of the other camcorders of a comparable spec and age to this camcorder.

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Other Features

Features USB Connectivity

The HXR-NX100 features USB connectivity. Most of the other camcorders of this age and spec also feature USB connectivity.

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Weight & Dimensions

Very Heavy

The weights of camcorders of this type and age range from 50g to 2.3kg. The HXR-NX100 is very heavy (1.8 kilograms) compared to most of the other video cameras that were released one year ago.

Alternative camcorders with a heavier weight that you might want to look at include the Canon XC10 (£1,500) (930g and higher rated).

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Image Sensor

1" Optical Sensor Size

This video camera has a 1" optical sensor size, which is the most frequently found optical sensor size on comparable spec video cameras that are a similar age to it.

Alternative camcorders that have a 1" optical sensor size currently available that you might want to consider include because of its better review score, the Canon XC10 (£1,500).

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14.2 Megapixels Total Megapixels

This is a 14.2 megapixels sensor video camera.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers sony h264mpeg4, sony hxrnx100p
Barcodes 00027242895218, 00636983056231, 00650726487540, 00650726487557, 04548736019997

Sony HXR-NX100 Review Sources

To prepare this Sony HXR-NX100 review we compared this camcorder to 576 other models. For each camcorder that we compared, we collated thousands of pieces of information including technical specs, reviews, and prices. In total we analysed 139,208 product attributes, 23,752 camcorder reviews and 1,754,400 historical camcorder prices from 164 camcorder retailers. We then picked out the standout features of this camcorder compared to the other models as well as any areas where this camcorder is lacking.

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