Sensor Type
1/2.5 type(7.20mm) back-illuminated Exmor R CMOS Sensor
Effective Pixels (Still Image)
approx. 8.29 Megapixels(16:9)/approx. 6.22 Megapixels(4:3)
Effective Pixels (Video)
approx. 8.29 Megapixels(16:9) 1
Image Processor
BIONZ X image processor
Focal Length (35 mm equivalent) (Still Image)
f=26.8-536.0mm(16:9) f=32.8-656.0mm(4:3)
Lens Cover
Auto
Focal Length (35 mm equivalent) (Video)
f=26.8-536.0mm(16:9) 1
Filter Diameter
55mm
Iris Diaphragm
6 blades
Lens Type
ZEISS Vario-Sonnar T*
Minimum Focus Distance
approx.1cm(Wide), approx.80cm(Tele), approx.13/32inch(Wide), approx.31 1/2inch(Tele)
Focal Distance
f=4.4-88mm
Aperture
F2.0-3.8
Digital Zoom
250x 2
Optical Zoom
20x
Clear Image Zoom
4K : 30x HD : 40x 3
Field of View
100%
Viewfinder Type
0.6cm(0.24 type)/Color 1 555 200dots equivalent
Diopter adjustment
Yes (-4.0 to +3.0 m-1), Yes (-4.0 to +3.0 mstyle name="sup"-1/style)
Screen Type
7.5cm(3.0 type) Xtra Fine LCD™ display(921 600dots) Wide(16:9)
Marker/Grid Display
Grid Line 4
Touch Panel
Yes
Brightness Control
Yes(Menu) 5
Angle Adjustment
Opening Angle:max.90 deg., Turning Angle:max.270 deg.
Image Stabilization Type
Balanced Optical SteadyShot w/ Intelligent Active mode(5-axis) 6
Manual Focus Assist
Magnified display for precise manual focus, Peaking Display
Focus Area
Full range Focus/Spot Focus
Fast Intelligent AF
Yes
Focus Type
Contrast AF
Lock-On AF
Yes 7
Focus Mode
Auto/Manual(Touch Panel/Ring)
Exposure Compensation
AE Shift(Touch Panel/Ring)
Backlight Compensation
Yes(Auto)
Manual Iris Control
F2.0-F11
Gain Control
Auto
LOW LUX Mode
Yes
Manual Exposure Assist
Zebra Pattern Display
Auto Iris Control
F2.0-F11
Metering Modes
Multi-segment/Spot
Mode
Auto, Flexible Spot(Touch Panel), Manual(Menu/Ring)
Minimum Illumination
4K:Standard:9 lux(1/50 Shutter Speed) HD:Standard:6 lux(1/50 Shutter Speed), 4K:Low Lux 1.8lux(1/25 Shutter Speed) HD:Low Lux 1.2lux(1/25 Shutter Speed), NightShot:0 lux(1/50 Shutter Speed)
AGC Limit
Yes
Manual Shutter
1/6-1/10000
Manual Iris Control (Photo mode)
1/25-1/10000
Smooth Slow
1/215-1/10000
Standard
1/50-1/10000
Auto Control Range
1/6-1/10000
White Balance Shift
Yes
White Balance Modes
Auto/Onepush/Outdoor/Indoor
Flash Compensation
Yes(3 steps) 8
Flash Mode
Auto/On/OFF 8
Flash Metering System
Pre-flash TTL 8
Media Type
XAVC S 4K(100Mbps): SDHC Memory Card(4GB or over, UHS-I U3 or Higher)/SDXC Memory Card(UHS-I U3 or Higher), XAVC S 4K(60Mbps): SDHC Memory Card(4GB or over, Class10 or Higher)/SDXC Memory Card(Class10 or Higher), XAVC S HD: SDHC Memory Card(4GB or over, Class10 or Higher)/SDXC Memory Card(Class10 or Higher), AVCHD, Still: Memory Stick PRO Duo (Mark 2), Memory Stick PRO-HG Duo, Memory Stick XC-HG Duo, SD/SDHC/SDXC Memory Card(Class 4 or Higher)
Still Image Size (Movie Mode)
M: 8.3 Megapixels 16:9 (3840x2160), S: 2.1 Megapixels 16:9 (1920x1080)
Still Image Size (Photo Capture)
XAVC S 4K: 8.3 Megapixels 16:9 (3840x2160), XAVC S HD: 2.1 Megapixels 16:9 (1920x1080), AVCHD: 2.1 Megapixels 16:9 (1920x1080)
Still Image Size (Dual Record)
M: 8.3 Megapixels 16:9 (3840x2160) 9, S: 2.1 Megapixels 16:9 (1920x1080) 7 10 9
Recording Format (Video)
XAVC S format:MPEG4-AVC/H.264, AVCHD format ver.2.0 compatible:MPEG4-AVC/H.264, MP4: MPEG-4 AVC/H.264
Video Resolution
XAVC S 4K : 3840x2160/25p, 24p, XAVC S HD : 1920x1080/50p, 25p, 24p, AVCHD : 1920x1080/50p(PS), 25p(FX, FH), 24p(FX, FH), 50i(FX, FH), 1440x1080/50i(HQ, LP), MP4: 1280x720 25p
Recording Format (Still Image)
JPEG (DCF Ver.2.0, Exif Ver.2.3, MPF Baseline compliant)
Still Image Size (Photo Mode)
L: 16.6 Megapixels 16:9 (5440x3056), 12.5 Megapixels 4:3 (4080x3056), M: 8.3 Megapixels 16:9 (3840x2160), 6.2 Megapixels 4:3 (2880x2160), S: 2.1 Megapixels 16:9 (1920x1080), 0.3 Megapixels 4:3 (640x480)
Still Image Size (Time-Lapse Capture)
4K:L(8.3M, 3840x2160)/HD:S(2.1M, 1920x1080)
Video Recording Rate (ABR/VBR)
XAVC S 4K: approx.100Mbps 11, XAVC S 4K: approx.60Mbps 11, XAVC S HD: approx.50Mbps 11, AVCHD PS:approx.28Mbps/FX:approx.24Mbps/FH:approx.17Mbps/HQ:approx.9Mbps/LP:approx.5Mbps 11 12, MP4: approx.3Mbps 11
Auto Wind Noise Reduction
Yes(On/Off)
Microphone
Built-in Zoom Microphone
Speaker
Monaural Speaker
My Voice Canceling
Yes
Audio Recording Format
MPEG-4 Linear PCM 2ch(48kHz/16bit) 13, Dolby Digital 5.1ch, Dolby Digital 5.1Creator 14, Dolby Digital 2ch Stereo, Dolby Digital Stereo Creator 14, MPEG-4 AAC-LC 2ch 15
Mic Level Control
Yes(31steps)
Scene Selection
Auto/Night Scene/Sunrise & Sunset/Fireworks/Landscape/Portrait/Spotlight/Beach/Snow
Time-lapse Capture
Yes, Shooting Interval(1/2/5/10/30/60sec), Shot Number(1-999), Capture Image Size(4K:L(8.3M, 3840x2160)/HD:S(2.1M, 1920x1080)), AE Mode(AE Lock/AE Tracking)
High Speed Rec
Yes(100p/1920x1080, 100/60Mbps)
Other Features
Face Detection 7, Cinematone, Golf Shot 14, Smooth Slow Rec 14, Fader Effect(s)(White/Black) 16, Intelligent Auto(Portrait/Baby/Walk/Tripod/Backlight/Landscape/Spotlight/Twilight/Macro/Low light/Auto wind noise reduction), Smile Shutter(Off/Dual Capture/Always On ) 7 10 9, Red Eye Reduction(Yes 8), Direct Copy
Time Code/User Bit
Yes
NightShot Infrared System
Yes
Slide Show (Still Image)
Slide Show
Slow Playback
Forward:1/5 speed, Reverse:1/2 speed
Trimming Playback
Yes
Motion Shot Video
Yes 17
Fast Playback
About 5 times/10 times/30 times/60 times
Highlight Movie Maker
Yes 14, Highlight background music(Preinstalled 6 music file
Wi-Fi®
Yes(Wi-Fi Compatible, IEEE 802.11b/g/n(2.4GHz band) ) 18
Multi Camera Control
yes
NFC™
Yes (NFC forum Type 3 Tag compatible)
Live Streaming
yes 19
STD Output
Composite Video Out(AV CABLE(sold separately))
Multi/Micro USB Terminal
Yes 20
Microphone Input
Stereo Minijack
Memory Card Slot
Memory Stick PRO Duo and SD/SDHC/SDXC compatible
Accessory Shoe
Yes(Multi Interface Shoe)
Remote Terminal
integrated into Multi/Micro USB Terminal 20
Headphone Jack
Stereo Minijack
DC IN
Yes
HDMI Terminal
Yes (HDMI micro) 21
Charge on camcorder (charging time with supplied battery)
Yes(approx. 3h 25min) 22
Power Consumption (Viewfinder)
4K:4.9W 23
Power Requirements
6.8V/7.3V(battery pack), 8.4V (AC Adaptor)
Battery Type
InfoLITHIUM with AccuPower Meter System (V Series) 24
Power Consumption (LCD)
4K:4.9W 23
USB Charging
DC 5V 1500mA
Dimensions (W x H x D) (including supplied battery)
Approx.73mm x 80.5mm x 161mm(Approx.73mm x 80.5mm x 166.5mm(NP-FV70)/Approx.73mm x 80.5mm x 173mm(NP-FV70A)(including supplied battery)) 25 26, Approx.2 7/8inch x 3 1/4inch x 6 3/8inch(Approx.2 7/8inch x 3 1/4inch x 6 5/8inch(NP-FV70)/Approx.2 7/8inch x 3 1/4inch x 6 7/8inch(NP-FV70A)(including supplied battery)) 25 26
Weight (including supplied battery)
Approx.585g(NP-FV50A) 27, Approx.635g(NP-FV70)/Approx.625g(NP-FV70A)(supplied battery) 27, Approx.680g(NP-FV100A) 27, Approx.1lb 4.6oz(NP-FV50A) 27, Approx.1lb 6.4oz(NP-FV70)/Approx.1lb 6oz(NP-FV70A)(supplied battery) 27, Approx.1lb 8.0oz(NP-FV100A) 27
Weight (main unit only)
Approx.535g, Approx.1lb 2.9oz
  • Rechargeable Battery Pack(NP-FV70/NP-FV70A) (1) 28, AC Adaptor (1) 28, Power Cord (1) 28, Operating Guide(1) 28, HDMI(micro) Cable (1) 28, micro USB Cable (1) 28