Sony NEX-EA50 vs Sony NEX-VG30

(7)
Sony NEX-EA50
Sony NEX-VG30

Top Prices

Unique Photo
Out of stock
Unique Photo
Out of stock

Reasons For

2 Reasons For
15% larger screen size Edit
The Sony NEX-EA50 has a screen size of 3.5"", however the Sony NEX-VG30 is only a 3"" screen size camcorder (0.5" smaller). Read more

Display diagonal of the camcorder's build in display.

A larger display diagonal makes it easier to record and review video and images.

Vastly smaller minimum illumination Edit
The Sony NEX-EA50 has a minimum illumination of 4lxlx, however the Sony NEX-VG30 is a 9lxlx minimum illumination camcorder (5lx bigger).
No data

Reasons Against

No data 2 Reasons Against
17% smaller screen size Edit
The Sony NEX-VG30 has a screen size of 3"", however the Sony NEX-EA50 is a 3.5"" screen size camcorder (0.5" larger). Read more

Display diagonal of the camcorder's build in display.

A larger display diagonal makes it easier to record and review video and images.

5lx bigger minimum illumination Edit
The Sony NEX-VG30 has a minimum illumination of 9lxlx, however the Sony NEX-EA50 is a 4lxlx minimum illumination camcorder (5lx smaller).

Awards

No awards found 1 Award
Digitaltrends.com: Recommended Product

Average Expert Rating

Average User Rating

No reviews found

Date Released

51 months Ago 52 months Ago

Image Sensor

Sensor Size
16.7MP 16.7MP
Sensor Type
 CMOS
 CMOS
Movie Megapixel Count
Unknown - Click to provide data 16.1MP

Lens System

Optical Zoom
Unknown - Click to provide data 11.1x
Digital Zoom
Unknown - Click to provide data 2x
Maximum Focal Length
Unknown - Click to provide data 322mm
Minimum Aperture
Unknown - Click to provide data 3.5
Minimum Focal Length
Unknown - Click to provide data 29mm
Maximum Aperture Value
Unknown - Click to provide data 6.3
Filter Size
Unknown - Click to provide data 67mm
Focal Length
Unknown - Click to provide data 29 - 322
Focal Length Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 18 - 200

Storage

Memory Card Slot
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Memory Card
 SDXC
 SDHC
 SD
 Memory Stick (MS)
 MS PRO
 MS PRO Duo
 MS PRO Duo Mark 2
 MS Pro-HG
 MS Pro-HG Duo
 SDXC
 SDHC
 SD
 Memory Stick (MS)
 MS PRO
 MS PRO Duo
 MS PRO Duo Mark 2
 MS Pro-HG
 MS Pro-HG Duo
Storage Media Type
 Memory card
 Memory card
File System
 RAW
 RAW

Focusing

Focus Adjustment
 Auto
 Manual
 Auto
 Manual

Light Exposure

ISO Sensitivity
 25600
 12800
 6400
 3200
 1600
 800
 640
 400
 320
 200
 160
 100
 80
 64
 25
BEST
 25600
 12800
 6400
 3200
 1600
 800
 640
 400
 320
 200
 160
 100
 80
 64
 25

White Balance

White Balance Mode
 Auto
 Manual
 Auto
 Manual

Shutter

Video Shutter Speed
Unknown - Click to provide data 1/3-1/10000, 1/48-1/10000, 1/50-1/10000
Photo Shutter Speed
Unknown - Click to provide data 30 - 1/4000

Display

Screen Size
3.5"
BEST
3"
Display Resolution
921,600 pixels 921,600 pixels
Display
 LCD
 LCD

Viewfinder

Viewfinder Screen Size
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.5"
Viewfinder
 electrical
 electrical
BEST

Camera

Camcorder Type
 Shouldercam
 handheld
 Shouldercam
 handheld
BEST
Image Processor
 BIONZ
 BIONZ
BEST
Minimum Illumination
4lx
BEST
9lx

Design

Colour
 Black
 Black

Video

HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD
Video Capturing Speed
Unknown - Click to provide data 50fps
Video Mode
 1080i
 1080p
 720p
BEST
 1080i
 1080p
 720p
Video Format
 MPEG
 MPEG2
 MPEG4
 H.264
 AVCHD
 AVC
 MPEG
 MPEG2
 MPEG4
 H.264
 AVCHD
 AVC
Video Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
BEST
Maximum Video Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
Maximum Frame Rate
Unknown - Click to provide data 50fps
Analog Signal Format System
 PAL
 NTSC
BEST
 PAL
 NTSC

Still Image

Image Format
 JPG
 RAW
 JPG
 RAW
BEST
Still Image Resolution
 4912 x 3264
 4912 x 2760
 4912 x 3264
 4912 x 2760
BEST
Maximum Image Resolution
 4912 x 3264
 4912 x 3264
BEST

Audio

Audio System
 Dolby Digital 2.0/5.1
 Dolby Digital 2.0/5.1
BEST

Ports & Interfaces

USB 2.0 Port
1 1
Component Video Out Port
1 1

Battery

Battery Type
NP-F770 NP-FV70
Battery Voltage
7.2V 6.8V
Battery Capacity
4,400mAh Unknown - Click to provide data
Battery
 Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
BEST
 Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)

Operational Conditions

Operating Temperature Range
0 - 40 Unknown - Click to provide data
Storage Temperature Range
-20 - 60 Unknown - Click to provide data

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
1.7kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Height
203mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Depth
305.5mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Width
142.5mm Unknown - Click to provide data

Packaging Content

Cable Included
 USB
 AV
 USB
 AV

Other Features

Aperture Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 3.5 - 6.3
Remote Control Type
RMT-845 Unknown - Click to provide data
Package Dimension
550 x 245 x 245 Unknown - Click to provide data
Feedback