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How long is the time lag between shutter releases?

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Refer to the following table for the time lag until a camera fixes the exposure when the shutter is pressed halfway to focus and the shutter is pressed all the way down. (According to Sony test conditions)

Model The time lag between shutter releases (second)

ILCE-9

Shutter Type is Mechanical Shut. and e-Front Curtain Shut ON: Approx. 0.02
Shutter Type is Electronic Shut.: Approx. 0.033

ILCE-7 e-Front Curtain Shut ON: Approx. 0.02
ILCE-7M2 e-Front Curtain Shut ON: Approx. 0.02
ILCE-7R Approx. 0.19
ILCE-7RM2 e-Front Curtain Shut ON: Approx. 0.02
ILCE-7S e-Front Curtain Shut ON: Approx. 0.02
ILCE-7SM2 e-Front Curtain Shut ON: Approx. 0.02
ILCE-5000 Approx. 0.02
ILCE-6000 e-Front Curtain Shut ON: Approx. 0.02
ILCE-6300 e-Front Curtain Shut ON: Approx. 0.02
ILCE-6500 e-Front Curtain Shut ON: Approx. 0.02
NEX-3 Approx. 0.10
NEX-3N Approx. 0.02
NEX-5 Approx. 0.10
NEX-5N e-Front Curtain Shut ON: Approx. 0.02
NEX-5R e-Front Curtain Shut ON: Approx. 0.02
NEX-6 e-Front Curtain Shut ON: Approx. 0.02
NEX-7 e-Front Curtain Shut ON: Approx. 0.02
NEX-C3 Approx. 0.10
NEX-F3 e-Front Curtain Shut ON: Approx. 0.02


Model The time lag between shutter releases (second)
DSLR-A100 Approx. 0.11
DSLR-A200 Approx. 0.085
DSLR-A230 Approx. 0.10
DSLR-A300 Approx. 0.085
DSLR-A330 Approx. 0.10
DSLR-A350 Approx. 0.085
DSLR-A380 Approx. 0.10
DSLR-A550 Approx. 0.07 *1
DSLR-A700 Approx. 0.066
DSLR-A900 Approx. 0.063
ILCA-77M2 e-Front Curtain Shut ON: Approx. 0.05 OFF: Approx. 0.09
 ILCA-99M2 e-Front Curtain Shut ON: Approx. 0.05 OFF: Approx. 0.09
SLT-A33 Approx. 0.09
SLT-A37 e-Front Curtain Shut ON: Approx. 0.08 OFF: Approx. 0.09
SLT-A55V Approx. 0.09
SLT-A57 e-Front Curtain Shut ON: Approx. 0.05 OFF: Approx. 0.09
SLT-A58 e-Front Curtain Shut ON: Approx. 0.05 OFF: Approx. 0.09
SLT-A65V e-Front Curtain Shut ON: Approx. 0.05 OFF: Approx. 0.09
SLT-A77V e-Front Curtain Shut ON: Approx. 0.05 OFF: Approx. 0.08
SLT-A99V e-Front Curtain Shut ON: Approx. 0.05 OFF: Approx. 0.11

*1 Approx. 0.2 to 0.3 seconds during Manual check Live View.