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Sony NEXEA50E

71

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Sony NEXEA50E

£2,756.99
Sony NEX-EA50
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A fully featured but 5 year old 1920 x 1080 pixels resolution 1.7kg camcorder, with a gigantic 16.7MP total megapixels but representing only average value for money
1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels 16.7MP 1.8" 1.7kg Oct 2012
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Sony NEX-EA50 Review

With excellent features, we have ranked the Sony NEX-EA50 number 14 in shoulder camcorders and number 159 across all camcorders.
56
Value for Money
Average
87
Features
Fully-Featured
61
Age
5 Years Old
71
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 71?

Looking across the entire GoPro video camera range, the average reviews for all GoPro camcorders are excellent.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better camcorders are available. View the latest camcorders 2018.
This camcorder has some great features:
Bigger than average total megapixels
Very large optical sensor size
Has an image stabilizer
Larger than average display diagonal

Sony NEX-EA50 Video Reviews

Sony NEX-EA50 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Sony Has Very Good Camcorder Reviews

Based on 9,795 expert and owner reviews (including 3,082 verified purchases), Sony has very good ratings for its video cameras. 90% of those that bought a Sony camcorder would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Value For Money

Disappointing Value for Money

The product has very good features but is over 6 months old and at £2,756.99 it is in the most expensive 26% of video cameras.

Cheaper Price Found in the United States

We found a cheaper price for the Sony NEX-EA50 of $1,752.09 (£2,434.53) in the United States. That's a saving of £322.46.

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Age

Released Over Five Years Ago

This Sony camcorder was released in October 2012.

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Features

Bigger Than Average Total Megapixels

The average total megapixels of all camcorders is 7.8MP, with the smallest being 0.3MP and the biggest being 50MP. The total megapixels of the NEX-EA50 of 16.7MP is bigger than average when compared to most other video cameras. It is in the biggest 9% of all video cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Very Large Optical Sensor Size

The smallest optical sensor size of video cameras is 0.12", the largest is 1.8", and the average optical sensor size is 0.38". The NEX-EA50's optical sensor size of 1.8" is larger than 99% of all camcorders when sorted by this feature.

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Heavier Than Average

The weights of video cameras range from 50g to 7.5kg, and the average weight is 580g. The weight of the NEX-EA50 of 1.7kg is heavier than average when compared to most other video cameras. It is in the heaviest 9% of all video cameras when sorted by this feature.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Resolution

This camcorder has a max video resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)|1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most frequently found resolution on camcorders.

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Has an Image Stabilizer

The NEX-EA50 has an image stabilizer, as do 69% of camcorders.

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Larger Than Average Display Diagonal

The smallest display diagonal of video cameras is 1.3", the largest is 9", and the average display diagonal is 3". The display diagonal of the NEX-EA50 of 3.5" is in the largest 12% of all video cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Supports HDMI

HDMI

The Sony NEX-EA50 supports HDMI. 69% of video cameras also support HDMI.

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Full HD

Full HD

The Sony NEX-EA50 is Full HD, as are 70% of camcorders.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The NEX-EA50 has a handheld remote control, unlike 92% of video cameras which do not have a handheld remote control.

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Features Auto Focus

The Sony NEX-EA50 features auto focus. 89% of video cameras do not feature auto focus.

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Features Photo Mode

The NEX-EA50 features photo mode, unlike 79% of camcorders which do not feature photo mode.

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Has an Interchangeable Lens

The NEX-EA50 has an interchangeable lens, unlike 93% of video cameras which do not have an interchangeable lens.

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Has a Face Detection

The NEX-EA50 has a face detection. 70% of video cameras do not have a face detection.

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Product Identifiers

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04905524914832, 05013493227682

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