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Sony HXR-NX5

alaTest has collected and analyzed 27 reviews of Sony HXR-NX5. The average rating for this product is 4.2/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Camcorders for all reviews. Reviewers are impressed by the design. The memory also gets good feedback. The color and durability get mixed reviews, and the viewfinder and portability get critical opinions.

image quality, memory, design

size, price, portability, viewfinder

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Camcorders the Sony HXR-NX5 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 84/100 = Very good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 2 user reviews of Sony HXR-NX5 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 NXCAM HXR-NX5E - Camcorder - High Definition - professional - widescreen - 1.037 Mpix - optical zoom: 20 x - supported memory: SD, MS PRO Duo, MSony NXCAM HXR-NX5E - Camcorder - High Definition - professional - widescreen - 1.037 Mpix - optical zoom: 20 x - supported memory: SD, MS PRO Duo, M

Dec, 2016

Product Specifications

Audio

Audio system:Dolby Digital 2.0
Built-In Microphone: Yes
PCM digital audio:16-bit/48 kHz
Sound:Stereo

Battery

Battery life (max):6.4
Battery technology:Lithium
Battery Type:NP-F570, CR2025
Battery voltage:7.2
Video recording time:2.8

Camera

Camcorder type:Handheld camcorder
Minimum illumination:1.5

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
USB Connection: Yes

Design

Colour of product:Black
LED indicators: Yes
Tripod mountable: Yes

Display

Built-in Display: Yes
Display:LCD
Display diagonal:8.13
Display resolution (numeric):921600
Screen Resolution:921600 pixels
Screen Size:3.2 in
Screen Type:LCD
Touchscreen: No

Features

Web Cam Function: No

Focusing

Focus adjustment:Auto/Manual
Macro focusing range:0.01 - ∞/0.8 - ∞
Normal focusing range:0.8 - ∞

Image resolution

Effective mega pixels:1.037 Megapixels
Progressive Scan for Photos: No

Image sensor

Optical sensor size:25.4 / 3
Sensor Type:CMOS
Total MegaPixels:1.037

Lens System

Digital Zoom:1.5
Filter Size:7.2
Focal length (35mm film equivalent):36.1 - 722
Focal length range (f-f):4.1 - 82
Image stabilizer: Yes
Interchangeable lens: Yes
Optical Zoom:20

Lens/Zoom

Auto Focus: Yes
Digital Zoom:1 x
Filter Size:72 mm
Focal Length (35mm equiv):29.5-590 mm
Focal Length (Wide-Tele):4.1-82 mm
Image Stabilization:Yes (Digital)
Manual Focus: Yes
Optical Zoom:20 x
Shutter speeds:1/3-1/10000 s
White Balance:Auto, One-push auto, Indoor, Outdoor, Manual

Light exposure

Light exposure modes:Auto, Manual

Measures

Dimensions (HxWxD):187x173x342 mm
Weight:2200 g

Operational conditions

Operating temperature (T-T):0 - 40

Other features

Compatible operating systems:Windows XP/Vista/7
Minimum hard disk space:100
Minimum RAM:512

Packaging Content

AC adapter included: Yes
Batteries included: Yes
Handheld remote control: Yes

Ports & interfaces

Component video (YPbPr/YCbCr) out:1
Composite Video Out:1
DC-in jack: Yes
HDMI: Yes
Microphone in: Yes
S-Video Out: No
USB 2.0 ports quantity:1
USB connector type:Mini-USB B
XLR in: Yes

Power source

Battery Life:385 min
Battery Type:Lithium Ion

Related

Miscellaneous:32GB Memory Stick PRO-HX Duo FX,

Sensor

Sensor Size:1/3 in
Sensor Type:CMOS

Shutter

Camera shutter speed:1/25

Storage

Built-in Memory: No
Built-in Storage Size:0 GB
Camcorder media type:Memory Card
Camcorder tape type: No
Compatible memory cards:MS PRO Duo, MS Pro-HG Duo, SDHC
Disc types supported: No
External Memory Type:Memory Stick PRO Duo, Memory Stick PRO-HG Duo, Memory Stick PRO-HG Duo HX, SDHC
Extra Memory Support: Yes
Maximum memory card size:32
Memory slots:1

Video

Capture modes:LP
HD Recording:HD 1080p
HD type:Full HD
Maximum Video Resolution:1920 x 1080
Recordable File/Disc Formats:MPEG-4 AVC/H.264
Recording Format:Memory Stick PRO-HX Duo FX
Video formats supported:H.264, MPEG2, MPEG4
Video Resolution:1920x1080, 1440x1080, 1280x720, 720x576
Video Resolutions:720 x 576,1280 x 720,1440 x 1080

Viewfinder

Viewfinder:122688
Viewfinder screen size:0.45

Viewfinder, display

Viewfinder Colour:Color
Viewfinder resolution:1226880 pixels
Viewfinder Size:0.45

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:34.2
Height :18.7
Weight:2.2
Width:17.3

White balance

Indoor white balance: Yes
Onepush white balance: Yes
Outdoor white balance: Yes
White Balance:Auto, Manual