Sony A-mount
YES
Minolta & Konica Minolta α/MAXXUM/DYNAX lenses
YES
All types of Sony A-mount lenses
YES
Size (mm)
23.5 x 15.6mm (APS-C size)
Image sensor colour filter
R, G, B, Primary color
Image sensor type
CMOS Sensor
ISO Sensitivity Setting
ISO100 - 12800 equivalent
White balance bracketing
3 frames, Selectable 2 steps
Automatic White Balance
YES
Total sensor Pixels (megapixels)
Approx. 16.5
White balance: types of color temperature
2500 - 9900 k with 19-step Magenta / Green compensation
White balance: preset selection
Daylight, Shade, Cloudy, Incandescent, Fluorescent, Flash
White balance: custom setting
YES
Effective Pixels (megapixels)
Approx. 16.2
System: Sensor-shift mechanism
YES
Camera-Shake warning (in viewfinder)
NO
*SteadyShot INSIDE was previously known as Super SteadyShot
SteadyShot INSIDE capability
Approx. 2.5 EV - 4 EV decrease in shutter speed (varies according to shooting conditions and lens used)
SteadyShot INSIDE compatibility
All Sony DSLR lenses and A-Mount bayonet lenses from Minolta and Konica Minolta
SteadyShot INSIDE scale (in viewfinder)
NO
Charge protection coating on Low-Pass Filter and electromagnetic vibration mechanism
YES
AF Area: Local focus area selection
YES (15 local areas)
Predictive Focus Control
YES
AF Area: Spot
YES
AF Illuminator range (meters)
Approx. 1-5
AF Illuminator
YES (with built-in flash)
Sensitivity Range (at ISO 100 equivalent); EV
-1 to 18
TTL phase-detection system
YES
Contrast AF system
NO
Eye Start AF System (on off selectable)
NO
AF Area: Flexible Spot
NO
AF Modes
Single-shot AF, Automatic AF, Continuous AF
AF Area: Wide focus area
YES (auto with 15 areas)
Sensor
15 points (3 points cross type)
Focus Lock
YES
AF Area: Multi Point
NO
AF Area: Center Weighted
NO
Light metering type
1200-zone evaluative metering
Light metering: Center weighted
YES
Exposure compensation
YES (+/-2.0 EV, 1/3 EV step)
Anti Motion Blur
NO
Exposure: Scene selection
YES
Exposure: Aperture priority
YES
Exposure: Manual
YES
Exposure: Automatic
YES
Exposure: iAUTO
NO
Exposure: Program Auto
YES
Light metering: Multi segment
YES
Sweep Panorama
YES (2D, 3D)
AE Bracketing
With 1/3 EV / 2/3 EV increments, 3 frames
Exposure: Shutter priority
YES
Exposure: AUTO+
YES
AE Lock
YES
Light metering: Spot
YES
Light metering cell
Exmor™ CMOS Sensor
Shutter Speed Range (seconds)
1/4000 - 30 and bulb
Flash Sync Speed; second
1/160
Type
Electronically-controlled, vertical-traverse, focal-plane type
Flash Popup
Auto
Flash Metering System
ADI / Pre-flash TTL flash metering
Wireless flash mode
YES (with optional compatible accessory flash)
Built-in-Flash Guide Number (in meters at ISO 100)
10
Flash Compensation
+/-2.0 EV (1/3 EV steps)
Red-Eye Reduction
YES
Flash Mode
Autoflash, Fill-flash, Slow sync, Rear flash sync. High Speed sync.
Built-in-Flash Recycling Time (approx. time in seconds)
4
Magnification (with 50mm lens at infinity)
1.10x
Eye Relief
Approx. 19mm from the Eyepiece lens
Focusing Screen
NO
Diopter Adjustment
-4.0 to +4.0 diopter
Field of View (%)
100
Type
Electronic
Live View
YES
Tilting screen
NO
LCD Total Dot Number
921.600
Brightness adjustable
YES
Monitor Type
Xtra Fine TruBlack LCD
Screen Size
7.5cm / 3" Wide
Rotating screen
NO
Recording Format
JPEG (DCF Ver. 2.0, Exif Ver. 2.3, MPF Baseline) compliant, DPOF compatible, RAW (Sony ARW 2.2 format), RAW + JPEG
Continuous-Advance Rate (approx. frames per second at maximum)
max. 7 fps (approx. 1.4x magnification), Continuous mode: max. 5.5 fps
Drive Mode
Single, Continuous, 10 seconds and 2 seconds Self-timer
Video Compression
MPEG-4 AVC, H.264
Movie recording mode - MP4
YES, 1440 x 1080(Approx.25fps, Progressive), Approx.12Mbps(Average bit-rate) (PAL) / VGA(640 x 480, Approx.25fps, Progressive), Approx.3Mbps(Average bit-rate) (PAL)
Color mode/DEC/Creative styles
Standard, Vivid, Portrait, Landscape, Sunset, B/W
Panorama size:Max. degrees of sweep angle(focal length 16mm/18mm)
Image Size: Std Horizontal: 8192 x 1856 (15M) , Vertical: 2160 x 3872 (8.4M). Image Size: Wide Horizontal: 12416 x 1856 (23M) , Vertical: 2160 x 5536 (12M)
Still Image quality
RAW, RAW+JPEG, Fine, Standard
Movie Recording Format
AVCHD / MP4
3D Panorama size:Max. degrees of sweep angle(Focal length:16mm/18mm)
Wide: 7152 x 1080 (7.7 M), Standard: 4912 x 1080 (5.3 M), 16:9: 1920 x 1080 (2.1 M)
Noise Reduction (Long exp.NR)
On/Off, available at shutter speeds longer than 1 second, YES
Recording Media
Memory Stick PRO Duo™, Memory Stick PRO-HG Duo™, SD, SDHC, SDXC memory cards
Image Size M (pixels)
3568 X 2368 (8.4M)
Dynamic Range Optimizer
Off, Auto
Audio recording Format
Dolby Digital (AC-3) / MPEG-4 AAC-LC
Number of Continuous Advance
Fine: 14, Standard: 18, RAW: 6, RAW & JPEG: 6 (Fine: 21, Standard: 29 on Tele-zoom Continuous Advance Priority AE mode)
Movie recording mode - AVCHD
AVCHD: 1920 x 1080 (50i recording, 25 fps image sensor output/ Average bit rate 17 Mbps)
Image Size L - JPEG (pixels)
4912 X 3264 (16M)
Image Size S (pixels)
2448 X 1624 (4M)
Color Space (sRGB)
YES
White/Black Out Alert
YES
Index Playback
YES
Enlarge (Maximum magnification)
L size: 11.8x, M size: 8x, S size: 6x
Auto Image Rotation
YES
Image Rotation
YES
Depth-of-Field Preview
YES
Folder Name Mode
Standard and Date
DPOF(Digital Print Order Format)
YES
Zone Matching
NO
Beep Sound
On/Off selectable
Remote Release Terminal
YES
Operating Temperature (degrees C)
0 - 40
IR Remote Control
YES (Compatiable RMT DSLR1 not supllied)
InfoLITHIUM Battery Indicator
YES
File Number Memory
On/Off selectable
Menu Language
English, French, German, Spanish, Italian, Portuguese, Dutch, Russian, Swedish, Danish, Norwegian, Finish, Polish, Czech, Hungarian, Greek, Turkish
PRINT Image Matching III
YES
Indicator of remaining memory space (CF)
YES
PictBridge
NO
Histogram Indicator
YES
Exif Print
YES
Exif
Exif Ver.2.3
HD/HDMI® Out
YES
USB Mode
Mass Storage (PC connection) / PTP
USB 2.0 Hi-Speed
YES
Video Out
NO (analogue video out)
Battery System
NP-FW50
Weight (g)
Approx. 415
Supplied Battery
NP-FW50
Stamina (battery life in CIPA condition)
Approx. 420 shots with finder, approx. 440 shots with LCD monitor (CIPA standard)
Height (mm)
92
Width (mm)
124.4
Depth (mm)
84.7