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Sony HXR-MC50E

Sony HXR-MC50E
alaScore 83

13 reviews

Feb, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 13 reviews of Sony HXR-MC50E. The average rating for this product is 4.3/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Camcorders for all reviews.

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Camcorders the Sony HXR-MC50E is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 83/100 = Very good quality.

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Consumer review by: (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Sony HXR-MC50E

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 2 user reviews of Sony HXR-MC50E from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 5.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Camcorders on Amazon.co.uk.

100% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Sony HXR-HXRMC50E, HXRMC50ESony HXR-HXRMC50E, HXRMC50E

Feb, 2018

Expert review by: Chris Jager (goodgearguide.com.au)

Sony HXR-MC50E professional HD camcorder

 

The Sony HXR-MC50E is a Full HD AVCHD camcorder with 64GB of embedded flash memory. Boasting an external stereo microphone, a proprietary lens attachm...

Superb 1080p Full HD video, effective spot focus/exposure, reliable auto mode

Too similar to Sony's high-end consumer offerings, limited audio options

With its bundled external microphone and exceptional image quality, the Sony HXR-MC50E camcorder is a reliable, all-in-one package that doesn't skimp on extras features. Professional videographers may require something a bit meatier though.

Nov, 2010

Expert review by: Chris Jager (ninemsn.com.au)

Sony HXR-MC50E professional camcorder review

 

With its bundled external microphone and exceptional image quality, the Sony HXR-MC50E professional camcorder is a reliable, all-in-one package that doesn't skimp on extras features. Professional videographers may require something a bit meatier though.

Superb 1080p Full HD video ; Effective spot focus/exposure ; Reliable auto mode

Too similar to Sony's high-end consumer offerings ; Limited audio options

With its bundled external microphone and exceptional image quality, the Sony HXR-MC50E camcorder is a reliable, all-in-one package that doesn't skimp on extras features. Professional videographers may require something a bit meatier though.

Nov, 2010

Product Specifications

Audio

Sound:Stereo

Connections

Composite Output: Yes
Firewire in (IEEE 1394): No
Firewire Out (IEEE 1394): No
HDMI Connection: Yes
Headphone Jack: Yes
Line-In Audio: Yes
Remote Control: Yes
S-Video Output: Yes
USB Connection: Yes

Design

Colour of product:Black

Display

Display:LCD
Display diagonal:8.89
Display Resolution:1920 x 480
Screen Resolution:921600 pixels
Screen Size:3.5 in
Screen Type:LCD

Features

Web Cam Function: No

Image resolution

Digital Still Pictures:Photo
Progressive Scan for Photos: No
Still Picture Resolutions:4000x3000, 4000x2250 pixels
Total MegaPixels:4.15 Megapixels

Image sensor

Total MegaPixels:12

Lens System

Digital Zoom:120
Optical Zoom:10

Lens/Zoom

Aperture (Wide-tele):F1.8-F3.4
Auto Focus: Yes
Digital Zoom:120 x
Filter Size:37 mm
Focal Length (35mm equiv):29.8-298 mm
Focal Length (Wide-Tele):3.8-38 mm
Image Stabilization:Yes (Digital)
Manual Focus: Yes
Optical Zoom:10 x
Shutter speeds:1/6-1/10000 s
White Balance:Auto, Outdoor , Indoor, One-Push

Measures

Dimensions (HxWxD):74x85x176 mm
Weight:470 g

Other features

Power requirements:AC Adapter 8.4V

Power source

Battery Type:Lithium Ion

Sensor

Sensor Size:1/2.88 in
Sensor Type:CMOS

Storage

Built-in Memory: Yes
Built-in Storage Size:64 GB
Camcorder tape type:Mini-DV
External Memory Type:Memory Stick PRO Duo, Memory Stick PRO-HG Duo, Memory Stick PRO-HG Duo HX, SD, SDHC
Extra Memory Support: Yes

Video

HD Recording:HD 1080p
Recordable File/Disc Formats:MPEG-4 AVC / H.264, MPEG-2 PS
Recording Format:Memory Stick PRO-HG Duo HX
Video Resolution:1920x1080, 17 , 1920x1080, 9 , 1440x1080, 5 , 1440x1080, 9 Mbps

Viewfinder, display

Viewfinder Colour:Color
Viewfinder resolution:201600 pixels
Viewfinder Size:0.2

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:17.6
Height :7.4
Weight:470
Width:8.5