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July 13, 2010

Sony officially announces NEX-mount APS-C HD camcorder - meet the new NEX-VG10

Sony teased the world with this earlier in the year, and now they have delivered the official announcement of the first NEX-mount interchangeable lens camcorder, the NEX-VG10! Panasonic were the first to talk about the M43rd AG-AF100 but Sony "beat" them to the actual product announcement.


Sony NEX-VG10 quick hits
+ Price of $2000, release in September
+ uses Exmor APS HD CMOS sensor (14mp stills, 1.5X)
+ comes with Sony E-mount 18-200mm f3.5-6.3 lens optimized for video
+ compatible with A-mount (Alpha lenses) with adapter
+ 7fps stills
+ no RAW for stills
+ no 24p, no 1080p
+ video up to 24Mbps
+ dual accessory shoes (one Alpha, one universal)
+ Memorystick, SDHC
+ InfoLITHIUM NP-FV70 battery
+ NEX-VG10 sensor vs typical camcorder sensor in the picture below according to Sony Europe...


Sony_NEXVG10_sensor_size_comparison_via_Sony_Europe


Further Reading
+ Press release, video overviews at Imaging Insider
+ Imaging Resource + overview
+ dpreview
+ not announced in Japan yet
+ Digital Camera Review
+ 25-year history of Sony Handycams relived at Sony Insider
+ Photo Review
+ EnGadget
+ PC World
+ CNet Asia
+ CNet Crave
+ PhotoXels
+ Photoscala.de
+ Photography Blog
+ Optyczne.pl
+ Buy-n-Shooooot
+ Sony Europe


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