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Sony HXRNX3N

$3,157.99
$2,699.99 $458 cheaper than 62 days ago
Sony HXR-NX3
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A good spec but only average value for money 20x optical zoom 1920 x 1080 pixels resolution camcorder
20x 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels 2.41MP 1" Jan 2014
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Sony HXR-NX3N NXCAM Professional Handheld Camcorder HXRNX3N - International Version (No Warranty)
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Sony HXR-NX3 NXCAM Professional Handheld Camcorder HXRNX3 Bundle 1
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Sony HXR-NX3 Review

With very good features, we have ranked the Sony HXR-NX3 number 177 across all camcorders.
60
Value for Money
Good
78
Features
Good Features
69
Overall Score
Good

Why Has it Scored 69?

It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better camcorders are available. View the latest video cameras 2018.
This camcorder has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Has an image stabilizer
Supports HDMI
Original full HD sony sensor for impressive imagery
High performance sony G lens with 40x zoom range
AVCHD 2.0 (1080/50p) and DV recordings
Slow and quick motion options at full HD
Excellent low light recording
Very small total megapixels
Heavier than average

Should You Buy it Now?

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Sony HXR-NX3 Video Reviews

Sony HXR-NX3 In-Depth Analysis

Value For Money

Poor Value for Money

The product has mediocre features and at $2,699.99 it is more expensive than 86% of video cameras.

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Cheaper in the United States Than Overseas

We checked 22 other countries for prices for the Sony HXR-NX3 and the United States price of $2,699.99 was the cheapest.

The cheapest price that we could find overseas was in the United Kingdom where the price is £2,760.00 ($2,760.00).

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Features

Very Small Total Megapixels

The Sony HXR-NX3's total megapixels of only 2.41MP is in the smallest 16% of all video cameras when ordered by this feature. The smallest total megapixels of video cameras is 0.3MP, the biggest is 50MP, and the average total megapixels is 7.8MP.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Resolution

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

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Average Optical Zoom

The optical zoom of the HXR-NX3 of 20x is fairly average compared to most other camcorders. It is bigger than 39% of all camcorders when ordered by this feature.

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Heavier Than Average

The Sony HXR-NX3's weight of 2.2kg is in the heaviest 6% of all camcorders when sorted by this feature. The weights of video cameras range from 50g to 7.5kg, and the average weight is 570g.

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Average Optical Sensor Size

The HXR-NX3's optical sensor size of 0.357" is pretty average compared to most other camcorders. It is in the largest 64% of all video cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Has an Image Stabilizer

The Sony HXR-NX3 has an image stabilizer. 69% of camcorders also have an image stabilizer.

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Supports HDMI

HDMI

The HXR-NX3 supports HDMI. 70% of video cameras also support HDMI.

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Larger Than Average Display Diagonal

The display diagonal of the HXR-NX3 of 3.5" is larger than average when compared to most other camcorders. It is in the largest 11% of all camcorders when ordered by this feature. Across all the camcorders the display diagonals range from 1.3" to 9", and the average display diagonal is 3".

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

Across all the video cameras the minimum focal lengths (35mm film equiv) range from 10mm to 110mm, and the average minimum focal length (35mm film equiv) is 33mm. The minimum focal length (35mm film equiv) of the HXR-NX3 of only 28.8mm is shorter than 65% of all camcorders when sorted by this feature.

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Very Low Minimum Aperture Number

The HXR-NX3's minimum aperture number of only 1.6 is lower than average when compared to most other camcorders. It is lower than 89% of all video cameras when ranked by this feature. The average minimum aperture number of all video cameras is 2.3, with the lowest being 1.1 and the highest being 22.

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Higher Than Average Maximum Aperture Number

The maximum aperture number of the Sony HXR-NX3 of 11 is very high compared to most other camcorders. It is higher than 96% of all camcorders when ordered by this feature. The maximum aperture numbers of camcorders range from 1.6 to 38, and the average maximum aperture number is 5.

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Has a Built-In Microphone

The Sony HXR-NX3 has a built-in microphone, as do 54% of camcorders.

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Longer Than Average Video Recording Time

The shortest video recording time of camcorders is 0.67h, the longest is 95h, and the average video recording time is 14h. The HXR-NX3's video recording time of 6.85h is longer than average when compared to most other camcorders. It is longer than 67% of all camcorders when ranked by this feature.

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Supports Near Field Communication (NFC)

The HXR-NX3 supports Near Field Communication (NFC), which is unusual. 87% of camcorders do not support Near Field Communication (NFC).

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Full HD

Full HD

The Sony HXR-NX3 is Full HD, as are 70% of video cameras.

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Features Wi-Fi

The Sony HXR-NX3 features wi-Fi. 76% of camcorders do not feature wi-Fi.

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Very Low Effective Megapixels (image)

The effective megapixels (image) of camcorders range from 0.46MP to 25MP, and the average effective megapixels (image) is 5.6MP. The effective megapixels (image) of the HXR-NX3 of only 2.07MP is in the lowest 15% of all camcorders when sorted by this feature.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

sony 6513640583, sony hxrnx3vg1

Barcodes:

00006513640583, 04905524973990, 04905524990249, 05054533730281

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