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Sony HXR-MC2500E
Sony HXR-MC2500E
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Sony HXR-MC2500E Camcorder

6.59MP 1/3 2.8kg Oct 2014
Total Megapixels Optical Sensor Size Full HD Weight Release Date
User reviews are excellent
Reasonably priced
Not good in terms of size
6 Reviews

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Reviews

User Reviews Are Excellent

The average user rating of this video camera is terrific based on 6 user reviews. 6 reviewers (100% of all reviewers) gave this camcorder the highest possible rating of 5 stars. This puts this camcorder in the top 11% of all the camcorders of this spec and age when ranked by average user review score.

Sony Has Good Reviews for Its Video Cameras

Based on 4,270 owner and expert reviews (including 383 verified purchases), Sony has good ratings for its camcorders. Sony also has good ratings specifically for its medium total megapixels camcorders. 88% of those that bought a Sony camcorder would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Lens System

Has an Image Stabilizer

The HXR-MC2500E has an image stabilizer. Most of the other camcorders of a comparable age and type to this video camera also have an image stabilizer.

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Video

Full HD

Full HD

The Sony HXR-MC2500E is Full HD. Most of the other video cameras that have been available for more than two years also are Full HD.

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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 the most commonly found maximum video resolution on medium total megapixels camcorders that are a similar age to it.

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Battery

Quite Long Battery Life (max)

Medium total megapixels camcorders that came out more than two years ago have battery life (max) of between 1.1h and 8,700h, and the average battery life (max) is 380h. The Sony HXR-MC2500E has a quite long battery life (max) (4.75 hours) compared to most of the other medium total megapixels camcorders that have been on the market for around the same time as this video camera.

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Ports & Interfaces

Supports HDMI

supports HDMI

The Sony HXR-MC2500E supports HDMI, as do most of the other medium total megapixels camcorders that were launched around the same time as this camcorder.

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Has a DC-In Jack

The HXR-MC2500E has a DC-in jack, as do most of the other camcorders that came out around the same time as this camcorder.

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Has a Headphone Outputs

The HXR-MC2500E has a headphone outputs. Most of the other medium total megapixels camcorders that were launched more than two years ago also have a headphone outputs.

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Has a Composite Video Out

The Sony HXR-MC2500E has a composite video out. Most of the other medium total megapixels camcorders that have been available for more than two years also have a composite video out.

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Networking

Supports Near Field Communication (NFC)

The Sony HXR-MC2500E supports near Field Communication (NFC). Most of the other medium total megapixels camcorders that are a similar age to this camcorder also support near Field Communication (NFC).

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Features Wi-Fi

The Sony HXR-MC2500E features wi-Fi, as do most of the other camcorders of this age and spec.

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Flash

Has a Built-In Light

The Sony HXR-MC2500E has a built-in light, which is unusual. Most of the other medium total megapixels camcorders that are a comparable age to this camcorder do not have a built-in light.

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Has a Built-In Flash

The HXR-MC2500E has a built-in flash. Most of the other medium total megapixels camcorders that are a comparable age to this camcorder do not have a built-in flash.

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Packaging Content

Has a Batteries Included

The HXR-MC2500E has a batteries included, as do most of the other medium total megapixels camcorders that have been around for more than two years.

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Audio

Has a Built-In Microphone

The HXR-MC2500E has a built-in microphone, as do most of the other medium total megapixels camcorders that are a similar age to this camcorder.

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Storage

Quite Big Flash Memory

The HXR-MC2500E has one of the bigger flash memory (32 gigabytes) amongst similar spec video cameras of this age. The smallest flash memory of similar spec camcorders that came out around the same time as this camcorder is 0.12GB, the biggest is 160GB, and the average flash memory is 22GB.

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Display

Quite High Display Resolution (numeric)

The HXR-MC2500E has a quite high display resolution (numeric) (921,000 pixels) compared to most of the other camcorders of this spec and age. The average display resolution (numeric) of camcorders of this spec and age is 400,000 pixels.

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Average Display Diagonal

The HXR-MC2500E has a fairly average display diagonal (3 inches) compared to most of the other video cameras that were released more than two years ago.

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Viewfinder

Very High Viewfinder

The average viewfinder of camcorders of a similar type and age to this video camera is 510,000 pixels. When compared to other comparable spec video cameras that came out around the same time as this camcorder, the Sony HXR-MC2500E's viewfinder of 1,440,000 pixel is one of the highest.

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Camera

Very Small Minimum Illumination

At only 0.7 lux, the Sony HXR-MC2500E has a quite small minimum illumination compared to most of the other camcorders of this age and type. The minimum illuminations of camcorders that were released more than two years ago range from 0.3lx to 15lx, and the average minimum illumination is 4.2lx.

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Weight & Dimensions

Not Good in Terms of Size

One owner who reviewed the Sony HXR-MC2500E concluded that it was heavy and bulky. Anthony : West Yorkshire mentioned in their review of this camcorder on Amazon “Not too heavy to carry on your should, only thing wrong (it has no carry strap”.

Very Heavy

When compared to other video cameras of a comparable age and type to this video camera, the HXR-MC2500E's weight of 2.8 kilograms is one of the heaviest. Comparable spec video cameras that were released more than two years ago have weights of between 50g and 3.3kg, and the average weight is 400g.

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Other

Released Over Two Years Ago

It was April 2017 when this medium total megapixels video camera was released.


Image Sensor

1" Optical Sensor Size

The Sony HXR-MC2500E has a maximum optical sensor size of 1". That's 11% more optical sensor size than the most frequently found optical sensor size of 1.8".

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers offers hxrmc2500e, sony hxrmc2500e, offers mc2500e, sony mc2500e
Barcodes 00027242884670, 04905524990324

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