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Sony HXR-MC2500E

74

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Sony HXR-MC2500E

Sony HXR-MC2500E
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A good spec and classic 24x optical zoom 1920 x 1080 pixels resolution camcorder
24x 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels 6.59MP 1" Oct 2014
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Sony HXR-MC2500E Review

With excellent reviews and very good features, we have ranked the Sony HXR-MC2500E number 235 across all camcorders.
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6 Reviews
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Good Features
74
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 74?

It has excellent user reviews with an average user rating of 100%.
This camcorder is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer video cameras with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest video cameras 2018.
This Sony camcorder has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Bigger than average optical zoom
Has an image stabilizer
Heavier than average
Very short maximum focal length (35mm film equiv)

Sony HXR-MC2500E Video Reviews

Sony HXR-MC2500E In-Depth Analysis

Features

Average Total Megapixels

The total megapixels of the Sony HXR-MC2500E of 6.59MP is fairly average compared to most other camcorders. It is bigger than 43% of all video cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Bigger Than Average Optical Zoom

The HXR-MC2500E's optical zoom of 24x is bigger than average when compared to most other camcorders. It is bigger than 65% of all camcorders when ordered by this feature. Across all the camcorders the optical zooms range from 1x to 70x, and the average optical zoom is 19x.

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Heavier Than Average

The weights of video cameras range from 50g to 7.5kg, and the average weight is 570g. The weight of the Sony HXR-MC2500E of 2.8kg is very heavy compared to most other video cameras. It is in the heaviest 2% of all camcorders when sorted by this feature.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Resolution

This video camera has a max video resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)|1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most frequently found resolution on camcorders.

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Average Optical Sensor Size

The HXR-MC2500E's optical sensor size of 0.253" is fairly standard compared to most other camcorders. It is larger than 56% of all video cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Has an Image Stabilizer

The HXR-MC2500E has an image stabilizer, as do 69% of camcorders.

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Longer Than Average Maximum Battery Life

The Sony HXR-MC2500E's maximum battery life of 4.75h is longer than 83% of all camcorders when sorted by this feature. Across all the camcorders the battery life (max) range from 0.16h to 93h, and the average maximum battery life is 4.4h.

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Average Display Diagonal

The display diagonal of the HXR-MC2500E of 3" is relatively average compared to most other camcorders. It is in the largest 40% of all camcorders when sorted by this feature.

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Supports HDMI

HDMI

The Sony HXR-MC2500E supports HDMI, as do 70% of camcorders.

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Higher Than Average Effective Megapixels (movie)

Camcorders have effective megapixels (movie) of between 0.41MP and 17MP, and the average effective megapixels (movie) is 4.7MP. The effective megapixels (movie) of the HXR-MC2500E of 6.14MP is in the highest 30% of all camcorders when ranked by this feature.

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Features Wi-Fi

The Sony HXR-MC2500E features wi-Fi. 76% of camcorders do not feature wi-Fi.

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Very Short Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)

The Sony HXR-MC2500E's maximum focal length (35mm film equiv) of only 394mm is shorter than average when compared to most other video cameras. It is shorter than 73% of all camcorders when sorted by this feature. Video cameras have maximum focal lengths (35mm film equiv) of between 58mm and 2,700mm, and the average maximum focal length (35mm film equiv) is 920mm.

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Lower Than Average Maximum Aperture Number

The HXR-MC2500E's maximum aperture number of only 3.4 is lower than 70% of all video cameras when ranked by this feature. The average maximum aperture number of all camcorders is 5, with the lowest being 1.6 and the highest being 38.

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Full HD

Full HD

The Sony HXR-MC2500E is Full HD. 70% of video cameras also are Full HD.

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Has a Built-In Microphone

The HXR-MC2500E has a built-in microphone, as do 54% of video cameras.

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Shorter Than Average Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)

The minimum focal length (35mm film equiv) of the HXR-MC2500E of only 26.8mm is in the shortest 14% of all camcorders when ordered by this feature. The minimum focal lengths (35mm film equiv) of camcorders range from 10mm to 110mm, and the average minimum focal length (35mm film equiv) is 33mm.

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Has a Built-In Flash

The Sony HXR-MC2500E has a built-in flash, which is unusual. 86% of video cameras do not have a built-in flash.

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Supports Near Field Communication (NFC)

The HXR-MC2500E supports Near Field Communication (NFC). 87% of camcorders do not support Near Field Communication (NFC).

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

4905524990324 hxrmc2500e, offers hxrmc2500e, sony hxrmc2500e, offers mc2500e, sony mc2500e

Barcodes:

00027242884670, 00636983005857, 04905524990324

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