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Sony NEX-EA50 Camcorder

£2,938.00
16.7MP 1/8 1.7kg Oct 2012
Total Megapixels Optical Sensor Size Full HD Weight Release Date
Sony video cameras have good reviews
Has an interchangeable lens
Quite large display diagonal
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Reviews

Sony Video Cameras Have Good Reviews

We checked 4,270 expert and owner reviews (including 352 verified purchases) for Sony video cameras and found that on average Sony has good ratings. We also found that Sony has good ratings specifically within its big total megapixels video cameras range. 91% of those that bought a Sony video camera would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Lens System

Has an Interchangeable Lens

The NEX-EA50 has an interchangeable lens. Most of the other video cameras of this age and spec do not have an interchangeable lens.

Other video cameras with an interchangeable lens currently available that you might want to look at include because of it's better review score, the NEX-VG20, or the NEX-VG30 both from Sony.

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Has an Image Stabilizer

The NEX-EA50 has an image stabilizer. Most of the other big total megapixels video cameras that have been on the market for more than two years also have an image stabilizer.

We think you might also be interested in some of the other video cameras with an image stabilizer currently available including because of it's better review score, the Panasonic HX-DC3.

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Display

Quite Large Display Diagonal

The display diagonals of camcorders that have been around for a comparable time to this camcorder range from 2" to 7.6". At 3.5 inches, the Sony NEX-EA50 has a very large display diagonal compared to most of the other video cameras of this age and type.

We compared all the other 3.5" screen size video cameras to this video camera and we think the Panasonic HC-X920 (£679.99) which has better reviews is also worth considering.

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Quite High Display Resolution (numeric)

Big total megapixels video cameras that have been on the market for a comparable time to this video camera have display resolutions (numeric) of between 230,000 pixels and 1,300,000 pixels, and the average display resolution (numeric) is 650,000 pixels. The Sony NEX-EA50 has a quite high display resolution (numeric) (921,600 pixels) compared to most of the other big total megapixels video cameras that are a similar age to this camcorder.

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Ports & Interfaces

Supports HDMI

supports HDMI

The NEX-EA50 supports HDMI. Most of the other big total megapixels video cameras that were launched more than two years ago also support HDMI.

Alternative video cameras which support HDMI currently available that you might want to look at include because of it's better review score, the Panasonic HX-WA30, or the Canon Legria Mini X.

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Has an XLR in

The NEX-EA50 has an XLR in, as do most of the other video cameras of this spec and age.

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Has a Headphone Outputs

The Sony NEX-EA50 has a headphone outputs, as do most of the other similar spec camcorders that were released around the same time as this video camera.

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Video

Full HD

Full HD

The NEX-EA50 is Full HD. Most of the other camcorders of a comparable spec and age to this video camera also are Full HD.

We compared this video camera to all the other Full HD video cameras and we think because of it's better review score, the Sony HDR-CX730E is also worth considering.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Maximum Video Resolution

This video camera has a maximum video resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many big total megapixels video cameras that have been available for a similar time to it.

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Packaging Content

Has a Handheld Remote Control

The NEX-EA50 has a handheld remote control. Most of the other big total megapixels video cameras that have been available for a comparable time to this camcorder also have a handheld remote control.

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Has a Batteries Included

The Sony NEX-EA50 has a batteries included, as do most of the other video cameras that were launched around the same time as this video camera.

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Has an AC Adapter Included

The NEX-EA50 has an AC adapter included, as do most of the other video cameras of this type and age.

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Other Features

Features Auto Focus

The Sony NEX-EA50 features auto focus, as do most of the other big total megapixels video cameras that came out around the same time as this camcorder.

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Features Photo Mode

The NEX-EA50 features photo mode, as do most of the other big total megapixels video cameras that are a similar age to this camcorder.

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Focusing

Has a Face Detection

The Sony NEX-EA50 has a face detection. Most of the other camcorders of a similar age and type to this camcorder also have a face detection.

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Image Sensor

Only 1.8" Optical Sensor Size

This video camera has an 1.8" optical sensor size, which is typical of many comparable spec camcorders that are a similar age to it.

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Weight & Dimensions

Heavy

At 1.7 kilograms, the NEX-EA50 is fairly heavy compared to most of the other camcorders of this age and spec. Across all the video cameras of this age and type the weights range from 59g to 3.8kg, and the average weight is 590g.

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Product Identifiers

Barcodes 04905524914832, 05013493227682

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