Sony announced, late last week, the NEX-EA50 Camcorder with 18-200mm Servo Zoom Lens, effectively launching the new EA Series of camcorders designed for cinematic event videography.
The NEX-EA50 is a crossover video camera that boasts high quality photo features, including a mechanical shutter for stills. It has an APS-C size sensor and 18-200mm E-mount lens with a new amazing capability – power zoom! Its compact, convertible shoulder-mount design is ideal for shoulder or hand held operation for event, corporate and low budget documentary work.
- Includes 18-200mm Servo zoom lens
- Records full HD 1080p up to 60 fps
- Exmor APS-C CMOS sensor
- Lossless digital zoom effect
- Accepts E-mount lenses
- Two XLR audio inputs
- SD/MS memory card slot
- FMU slot for flash memory unit
- Still photographs at 16 megapixels
- Hot shoe for traditional flash units
The NEX-EA50 will be available October 2012.