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Sony HXR-MC2500E HD / SD NXCAM AVCHD Camcorder

code: HXR-MC2500E
  • £1,036.00
  • RRP: £1,178.00
Status | Usually dispatched within 24 hours


  • 1/4" Exmor R CMOS Sensor
  • 26.8mm Equivalent Wide-Angle Lens
  • Records SD in DV AVI File
  • OLED Viewfinder with 1.44 Million Dots
  • Flip-Up 3" LCD with 921k Dot Resolution
  • Wi-Fi Connectivity with NFC
  • Internal 32GB Flash Memory
  • Sony Multi-Interface Hot Shoe
  • BNC Connector on Composite Output
  • SDXC/Memory Stick Card Slot

Sony HXR-MC2500E (HXRMC2500E, HXR MC2500E, HXR/MC2500E, hxr-mc2500e) HD / SD NXCAM AVCHD Camcorder

The HXR-MC2500E provides a professional look and shooting style which is ideal for weddings, corporate communications or education facilities. While light and easily portable, its full Shoulder Mount design means your clients immediately know you mean business. 

Workflow flexibility is enhanced by the ability to record directly onto a removable memory card or a 32GB internal flash memory storage system in High Definition or Standard Definition. With this combination of the internal flash memory and memory card allows recording functions such as “Relay” and “Simultaneous” are available. When Sony’s L-Series InfoLithium battery NP-F970 (optional) is used, the HXR-MC2500E is capable of continuous long recording of up to 14 hours– perfect for those occasions where you don’t want to stop recording, such as weddings or business conferences. 

The HXR-MC2500E is designed to be the ideal, entry-level match for almost any type of non-linear workflow. It’s an exceptionally cost-effective production package for DVD or Blu-ray content, one that’s flexible enough to express your creative ideas and meet your client’s requirements.



  • Mass: Approx 2.80kg (body),Approx. 6lb 2.8oz (body),Approx. 3.10kg (with lens hood,Lens Cap, Microphone, Eyecup, Shoe Cap, NP-F570 battery),Approx. 6lb 13.3oz (with lens hood, Lens Cap, Microphone, Eyecup, Shoe Cap, NP-F570 battery)
  • Dimensions (W x H x D) : 265.0 x 235.0 x 455.0 mm (body),10 1/2 x 9 3/8 x 18 inches (body),265.0 x 240.0 x 460.0 mm (With the accessories (lens hood, Lens Cap, Microphone, Eyecup), excluding the grip belt and including the projecting parts),10 1/2 x 9 1/2 x 18 1/8 inches (With the accessories (lens hood, Lens Cap, Microphone, Eyecup), excluding the grip belt and including the projecting parts)
  • Power Requirements: 7.2V (battery pack); 8.4V (AC Adaptor)
  • Power Consumption: Approx. 3.3 W (with EVF On, Video light Off), Approx. 3.3 W (with LCD monitor On, Video light Off)
  • Operating Temperature: 0°C to 40°C (32°F to 104°F)
  • Storage Temperature: -20°C to +60°C (-4°F to +140°F)
  • Battery Operating Time (Continuous Recording Time) Approx. 285 min with NP-F570 battery (video light Off)
  • Approx. 135 min with NP-F570 battery (video light On)
  • Recording Format (Video) - HD : MPEG-4 AVC/H.264 AVCHD 2.0 format compatible
  • Recording Format (Video) - SD : DV(AVI)
  • Recording Format (Audio) - HD : Linear PCM 2ch, 16bit, 48kHz / Dolby Digital 2ch, 16bit, 48kHz
  • Recording Format (Audio) - SD: Linear PCM 2ch, 16bit, 48kHz
  • Recording Frame Rate (PAL) - HD : PS(28Mbps) 1920 x 1080/50P, 16:9

                                                      FX(24Mbps) 1920 x 1080/50i, 25p, 16:9, 1280 x 720/50p, 16:9

                                                      FH(17Mbps) 1920 x 1080/50i, 25p, 16:9, 1280 x 720/50p, 16:9

                                                      HQ(9Mbps) 1280 x 720/50p, 16:9

  • Recording Frame Rate (PAL) - SD : DV(25Mbps) 720 x 576/50i, 16:9, 4:3
  • Recording/Playback Time : Approx.145min(Internal Media, PS, LPCM)

                                                    Approx.170min(Internal Media, FX, LPCM)

                                                    Approx.225min(Internal Media, FH, LPCM)

                                                    Approx.380min(Internal Media, HQ, LPCM)

                                                    Approx.140min(Internal Media, DV, LPCM)


  • Lens Mount: Fixed
  • Zoom Ratio: 12x (optical), servo/manual
  • Focal Length: f = 2.9-34.8mm,equivalent to f=26.8-321.6mm on 35 mm lens(16:9),equivalent to f=32.8-393.6mm on 35 mm lens(4:3)
  • Iris: F1.8 - F3.4 auto/manual selectable
  • Focus: AF/MF selectable, 10 mm to ∞ (Wide), 800 mm to ∞ (Tele)
  • Image Stabilizer: ON(Standard/ACTIVE)/OFF selectable, shift lens
  • Filter Diameter : M37 mm

Camera Section

  • Imaging Device (Type): 1/3.95 type(4.6mm) back-illuminated Exmor R CMOS Sensor
  • Imaging Device (Pixel Count): Approx.6590K pixels
  • Effective Picture Elements: Approx.6140K pixels(16:9)/Approx.4600K pixels(4:3)
  • Minimum Illumination: 1.4lux(MAN setting : SS 1/25sec , Iris F1.8 , Gain 33dB),0.7lux(MAN setting : SS 1/12sec , Iris F1.8 , Gain 33dB)
  • Shutter Speed: 1/6 - 1/10,000
  • White Balance: Preset(Indoor, Outdoor, Color temperature set range:2300- 15000K), Onepush A, B, Auto selectable
  • Gain: 0, 3, 6, 9, 12, 15, 18, 21, 24, 27, 30, 33 dB, Auto Selectable


  • Composite Output: BNC (x1), PAL
  • Audio Output: RCA pin
  • USB: mini-AB USB2.0 Hi-speed/mass-storage/Host
  • Headphone Output: Stereo mini jack φ3.5mm (x1)
  • Speaker : Output Monaural
  • DC Input: DC jack
  • Remote : Stereo mini mini jack φ2.5mm (x1)
  • HDMI Output; Type A (x1)
  • Accessory Shoe : Multi Interface Shoe (x1), Cold Shoe (x2)


  • Viewfinder: 1.0cm (0.39 type) OLED Approx. 1.44M dots
  • Built-in LCD Monitor: 7.5cm (3.0 type) Approx. 921K dots.

Built-in Microphone

  • Built-in Microphone: Omni-directional stereo electret condenser microphone.


  • Internal Memory : Flash Memory 32GB
  • Type: Memory Stick Pro Duo™ and SD/SDHC/SDXC compatible

Built-in LED Light

  • Luminous intensity: 1.0m / Approx.200 lx, 0.5m / Approx.800lx
  • Lighting angle : Approx. 30°
  • Color temperature: Approx. 5,500K


  • Supported format: IEEE 802.11 b/g/n
  • Frequency band: 2.4 GHz bandwidth
  • Security: WEP/WPA-PSK/WPA2-PSK
  • NFC: NFC Forum Type 3 Tag compliant

In the box

  • 1x Lens hood
  • 1x Lens cap
  • 1x Shoe Cap
  • 1x EVF eyecup
  • 1x Microphone
  • 1x Wind screen
  • 1x Video Light Diffuser
  • 1x USB adaptor cable
  • 1x Rechargeable battery pack (NP-F570)
  • 1x CD-ROM Operating instructions in PDF
  • 1x Operating instructions
  • 1x AC-L100C AC adaptor
  • 1x AC Cable
  • 1x Warranty
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