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Sensor type
1.0-type (13.2 mm x 8.8 mm) Exmor® RS CMOS sensor, aspect ratio 3:2
Number of Pixels (Effective)
Approx. 20.1 megapixels
Number of Pixels (total)
Approx. 20.1 megapixels
Lens type
ZEISS® Vario-Sonnar T* Lens, 18 elements in 13 groups (6 aspheric elements including AA lens)
F-number (Maximum Aperture)
F2.4(W)-4.0(T)
Focal length
f=8.8-220 mm
Focus Range (From the Front of the Lens)
AF (W: Approx. 3 cm to infinity, T: Approx.72 cm to infinity, f = 250mm (35 mm format equivalent): Approx. 140 cm to infinity)
Optical zoom
25x
Clear Image Zoom (Still Image)
20M Approx. 50x / 10M Approx. 70x / 5M Approx. 100x / VGA Approx. 380x
Clear Image Zoom (Movie)
4K: Approx. 37.5x; HD: Approx. 50x
Filter diameter
72 mm
Digital Zoom
Approx. 100x (including Optical Zoom) 1
Focal Length (f=) 35mm format equivalent
[Still image 3:2] f=24-600 mm [Still image 16:9] f=26-630 mm [Still image 1:1] f=31-760 mm [Still image 4:3] f=27-650 mm [Movie 16:9] f=26-630 mm (SteadyShot Standard), f=27-890 mm (SteadyShot Active), f=30-910 mm(SteadyShot Intelligent Active), [Movie 4K 16:9] f=28-680 mm (SteadyShot Standard), [HFR 960fps] f=42-990 mm (Quality Priority), f=60-1390 mm (Shoot Time Priority), [HFR 480 fps] f=28-680 mm (Quality Priority), f=42-990 mm (Shoot Time Priority), [HFR 240 fps] f=26-630 mm (Quality Priority), f=28-680 mm (Shoot Time Priority)
Iris diaphragm
9 blades
Screen type
7.5 cm (3.0 type) (4:3) / 1,228,800 dots / Xtra Fine / TFT LCD
Brightness Control
Manual (5 steps) / Sunny Weather mode
Adjustable Angle
Up by approx. 107 °, down by approx. 42 °
Display Selector (Finder/Lcd)
Auto / EVF / Monitor
MF Assist Magnification
5.3x,10.7x
Viewfinder Screen Type/Number of Dots
1.0 cm electronic viewfinder (XGA OLED), 2,359,296 dots
Field Coverage
100%
Magnification
Approx. 0.70x with 50mm lens. at infinity, -1m-1(diopter) (35mm equiv.)
Eye Point
Approx. 23mm from the eyepiece lens, 21.5mm from the eyepiece frame at -1m-1(CIPA standard)
Dioptre Adjustment
-4.0 to +3.0 m-1
Brightness Control
Auto, Manual (5 steps)
SteadyShot
[Still Image] Optical, [Movie] Intelligent Active Mode, Optical type with electronic compensation (Anti Rolling type)
Focus Mode
Single-shot AF (AF-S) / Continuous AF (AF-C) / Direct Manual Focus (DMF) / Manual Focus
Focus Area
Wide / Centre / Flexible Spot (S/M/L) / Expanded Flexible Spot / Lock-on AF (Wide/Centre/Flexible Spot (S/M/L) / Expanded Flexible Spot)
Light Metering Mode
Multi Pattern / Centre Weighted / Spot
Exposure Compensation
+/- 3.0 EV, 1/3 EV step
ISO Sensitivity (Still Image)(Recommended Exposure Index)
ISO 100-12800 (1/3 step) (expandable to ISO 64/80), Auto (ISO 100-12800, selectable with upper/lower limit) , Multi-Frame NR: ISO100-25600 2 (1 EV step), Auto (ISO 100-128000) 3
ISO Sensitivity (Movie)
ISO 100-12800 equivalent (1/3step), AUTO (ISO 100-12800 equivalent, selectable lower limit and upper limit)
White Balance Modes
Auto / Daylight / Shade / Cloudy / Incandescent / Fluor.: Warm White / Fluor.: Cool White / Fluor.: Day White / Fluor.: Daylight / Flash / C.Temp. / Filter / Custom
WB Micro Adjustment
Yes (G7 to M7 (57 steps), A7 to B7 (29 steps))
Shutter Speed
iAuto(4"-1/2000*) / Program Auto(30"-1/2000*) / Manual Exposure(Bulb, 30"-1/2000*) / Aperture Priority(30"-1/2000*) / Shutter Priority(30"-1/2000*). *At F8 or greater aperture value. Fastest limit at F2.4 is 1/1000.
Electronic Shutter
iAuto (4" - 1/32000) / Program Auto (30" - 1/32000) / Manual (30" - 1/32000) / Aperture Priority (30" - 1/32000) / Shutter Priority (30" - 1/32000)
Image Control
Contrast, Saturation, Sharpness, Creative Style, Colour Space (sRGB/Adobe RGB), Quality (RAW/RAW & JPEG/Extra fine/Fine/Standard)
Noise Reduction
Long exposure NR: On / Off, available of shutter speeds longer than 1/3 sec., high ISO NR: Normal / Low / Off, Multi Frame NR: Auto, ISO100-25600
Dynamic Range Functions
Off, Dynamic Range Optimiser (Auto/Level 1-5), Auto High Dynamic Range (Auto Exposure Difference, Exposure difference Level (1.0-6.0 EV, 1.0 EV step))
Shooting Mode
AUTO (Intelligent Auto/Superior Auto), Program Auto, Aperture Priority, Shutter Speed Priority, Manual Exposure, MR (Memory Recall) 1,2,3, Movie Mode (Program Auto, Aperture Priority, Shutter Speed Priority, Manual Exposure), HFR Mode (Program Auto, Aperture Priority, Shutter Speed Priority, Manual Exposure), Panorama, Scene Selection
Scene Selection
Portrait, Sports Action, Macro, Landscape, Sunset, Night Scene, Handheld Twilight, Night Portrait, Anti Motion Blur
Continuous Shooting Speed (maximum) (with max. recording pixels)
Speed Priority Continuous Shooting: approx. 14fps, Continuous Shooting: approx. 5fps 4 5
Self-Timer
10 s / 5 s / 2 s / 3 or 5 consecutive shots with 10 s 5 s or 2 s delay selectable / Bracketing shots with 10 s 5 s or 2 s delay selectable
Drive Modes
Single, Continuous shooting, Speed priority continuous shooting, Self-timer, Self-timer (cont.), Cont.-bracketing 6, Single-bracketing 6, White balance bracketing 6, DRO bracketing 6
Picture Effect
[Still Image] Toy camera, Pop Colour, Posterisation, Retro Photo, Soft High-key, Partial Colour, High Contrast Mono., Soft Focus, HDR Painting, Richtone Monochrome, Miniature, Watercolour, Illustration, [Movie] Toy camera, Pop Colour, Posterisation, Retro Photo, Soft High-key, Partial Colour, High Contrast Mono.
Creative Style
Standard, Vivid, Neutral, Clear, Deep, Light, Portrait, Landscape, Sunset, Night Scene, Autumn Leaves, Black & White, Sepia, Style Box
Picture Profile
off/PP1-PP7(Black Level, Gamma(Movie, Still, Cine1-2, ITU709, ITU709 [800%], S-Log2), Black Gamma, Knee, Colour Mode, Saturation, Colour Phase, Colour Depth, Detail, Copy, Reset)
Number of Recognised Scenes
[Still Image] Superior Auto: 44, Intelligent Auto: 33, [Movie] 44
Flash Mode
Auto / Flash On / Slow Synchro / Rear Sync. / Flash Off / Wireless (with optional compatible flash)
Flash Range
ISO Auto: Approx.1.0 m to 10.8 m (3.28 ft. to 35.43 ft.) (W) / Approx. 1.0 m to 6.5 m (3.28 ft. to 21.33 ft.) (T), ISO12800: up to Approx. 20.8 m (68.24 ft.) (W) / Approx. 12.8 m (41.99 ft.) (T)
Compatible Recording Media
Memory Stick Duo, Memory Stick PRO Duo, Memory Stick PRO Duo (High Speed), Memory Stick PRO-HG Duo, Memory Stick Micro 7, Memory Stick Micro (Mark2) 7, SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card, SDXC Memory Card, microSD Memory Card 7, microSDHC Memory Card 7, microSDXC Memory Card 7 8
Recording Format
[Still Image]: JPEG (DCF Ver.2.0,Exif Ver.2.3, MPF Baseline compliant), RAW (Sony ARW 2.3 format), [Movie]: XAVC S, AVCHD format Ver.2.0 compatible, MP4
Recording Format (Movie Audio)
XAVC S: LPCM 2ch / AVCHD: Dolby® Digital (AC-3) 2ch (Dolby® Digital Stereo Creator) / MP4: MPEG-4 AAC-LC 2ch
Colour Space (Still)
sRGB / Adobe® RGB
Still Image Number of recorded pixels (Image Size)
16:9 mode: 17M (5,472 x 3,080) / 7.5M (3,648 x 2,056) / 4.2M (2,720 x 1,528)
Movie Recording Mode (NTSC)
AVCHD: 28M PS (1,920x1,080/60p) / 24M FX (1,920x1,080/60i) / 17M FH (1,920x1,080/60i) / 24M FX (1,920x1,080/24p) / 17M FH (1,920x1,080/24p), XAVC S 4K: 30p 100M (3,840x2,160/30p) / 30p 60M (3,840x2,160/30p) / 24p 100M (3,840x2,160/24p) / 24p 60M (3,840x2,160/24p), XAVC S HD: 60p 50M (1,920x1,080/60p) / 30p 50M (1,920x1,080/30p) / 24p 50M (1,920x1,080/24p) / 120p 100M (1,920x1,080/120p) / 120p 60M (1,920x1,080/120p), MP4: 28M (1,920x1,080/60p) / 16M (1,920x1,080/30p) / 6M (1,280x720/30p)
Movie Recording Mode
AVCHD: 28M PS (1,920x1,080/50p) / 24M FX (1,920x1,080/50i) / 17M FH (1,920x1,080/50i) / 24M FX (1,920x1,080/25p) / 17M FH (1,920x1,080/25p), XAVC S 4K: 25p 100M (3,840x2,160/25p) / 25p 60M (3,840x2,160/25p), XAVC S HD: 50p 50M (1,920x1,080/50p) / 25p 50M (1,920x1,080/25p) / 100p 100M (1,920x1,080/100p) / 100p 60M (1,920x1,080/100p), MP4: 28M (1,920x1,080/50p) / 16M (1,920x1,080/25p) / 6M (1,280x720/25p),
HFR
NTSC: XAVC S HD: 60p 50M (1,920x1,080/240fps), 60p 50M (1,920x1,080/480fps), 60p 50M (1,920x1,080/960fps) / 30p 50M (1,920x1,080/240fps), 30p 50M (1,920x1,080/480fps), 30p 50M (1,920x1,080/960fps) / 24p 50M (1,920x1,080/240fps), 24p 50M (1,920x1,080/480fps), 24p 50M (1,920x1,080/960fps)Sensor Readout Number of Effective Pixels Quality Priority: 240fps / 250fps (1,824x1,026), 480fps / 500fps (1,676x566), 960fps / 1000fps (1,136x384) / Shoot Time Priority: 240fps / 250fps (1,676x566), 480fps / 500fps (1,136x384), 960fps / 1000fps (800x270), PAL: XAVC S HD: 50p 50M (1,920x1,080/250fps), 50p 50M (1,920x1,080/500fps), 50p 50M (1,920x1,080/1000fps) / 25p 50M (1,920x1,080/250fps), 25p 50M (1,920x1,080/500fps), 25p 50M (1,920x1,080/1000fps)
Number of Recording Pixels (Image Size)
3:2 mode: 20M (5,472×3,648) / 10M (3,888×2,592) / 5M (2,736×1824), 4:3 mode: 18M (4,864×3,648) / 10M (3,648×2,736) / 5M (2,592×1,944) / VGA, 16:9 mode: 17M (5,472×3,080) / 7.5M (3,648×2,056) / 4.2M (2,720×1,528), 1:1 mode: 13M (3,648×3,648) / 6.5M (2,544×2,544) / 3.7M (1,920×1,920), Sweep Panorama: Wide (12,416×1,856/5,536×2,160), Standard (8,192×1,856/3,872×2,160)
File Format
sRGB / Adobe® RGB
Input and output terminals
Multi / Micro USB Terminal 9, Hi-Speed USB (USB2.0), Micro HDMI,Microphone (3.5 mm Stereo minijack), Multi Interface Shoe, Headphones
NFC
NFC forum Type 3 Tag compatible, One-touch remote, One-touch sharing
WI-FI
Yes (IEEE802.11b/g/n (2.4 GHz band))
Power Source
DC7.2V (supplied battery) / DC5.0V (supplied AC adapter)
Battery System
Rechargeable battery pack NP-FW50
Power Consumption (Camera Mode)
Approx. 2.3 W with LCD monitor and approx. 2.6 W with viewfinder (CIPA standard)
USB Charge/USB Power Supply
Yes (Shooting, Playback)
Battery Life(Still Images)
Still Images 10 Monitor: Approx. 420 shots / Approx. 210min., Viewfinder: Approx. 370 shots / Approx. 185min. Movies (actual shooting) 11 Monitor: Approx. 65 min., Viewfinder: Approx. 70 min. (In [MP4 28M] mode, max. continuous shooting time is approx. 20 min. and max. file size is 4GB.) Movies (continuous shooting) 10 Monitor: Approx. 120 min., Viewfinder: Approx. 130 min. (In [MP4 28M] mode, max. continuous shooting time is approx. 20 min. and max. file size is 4GB.) 12
Supplied Battery
DC7.2V
Playmemories Camera Apps
Yes
Shooting Functions
Eye AF / Face Detection / Face Registration / Still Image Recording (during movie recording) / Smile shutter / Grid Line / Quick Navi / Digital Level Gauge (pitch and roll) / WB Bracket / DRO Bracketing / MF Assist / Peaking / Zebra / Marker Display / Audio Level Display / Audio Out Timing / Step Zoom/Quick Zoom / TC / UB / Photographer Name & Copyright / Set File Name/ ISO Auto Minimum Shutter Speed / PC Remote Control / Zoom Assist / Focus Hold
Playback Functions
BRAVIA Sync (Control for HDMI) / 9/25-frame index view / Auto Orientation / Slide Show / Forward / Rewind (Movie) / Delete / Protect / Motion Shot Video / Photo Capture
Operating Temprature
Approx. 0°C to 40°C (32F° to 104F°)
Print
Exif Print, PRINT Image Matching (PIM3)
Dimensions (W x H x D) (CIPA)
132.5 x 94.0 x 145.0 mm, 132.5 x 94.0 x 127.4 mm (from front of lens to monitor) (5 1/4 x 3 3/4 x 5 3/4, 5 1/4 x 3 3/4 x 5 1/8 from front of lens to monitor)
Weight (CIPA)
Approx. 1051 g (Body Only) / Approx. 1095 g (Battery and Memory Stick Duo are included), Approx. 1048 g (2 lb 5.1 oz.) (Body Only) / Approx. 1096 g (2 lb 6.7 oz.) (Battery and Memory Stick Duo are included)
  • Rechargeable Battery Pack NP-FW50
  • AC AdapterAC-UUE12
  • Micro USB cable
  • Shoulder strap
  • Lens cap
  • Shoe Cap
  • Lens hood
  • Eyepiece Cup
  • Instruction Manual