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Lens Mount
Sony E-mount lenses
Lens Mount
E-mount
Lens compatibility
Sony E-mount lenses
Sensor Type
APS-C
Sensor
APS-C type (23.5 x 15.6 mm), Exmor™ APS HD CMOS sensor
Number Of Pixels (Effective)
24.3 MP
Number Of Pixels (Effective)
Approx. 24.3 megapixels
Number of Pixels (total)
Approx. 24.7 megapixels
Image Sensor Aspect Ratio
3:2
Anti-Dust System
Charge protection coating on Optical Filter and ultrasonic vibration mechanism
Recording Format (Still images)
JPEG (DCF Ver. 2.0, Exif Ver. 2.3, MPF baseline compliant), RAW (Sony ARW 2.3 format)
Image Size (pixels), 3:2
L: 6000 x 4000 (24M), M: 4240 x 2832 (12M), S: 3008 x 2000 (6.0M)
Image Size (pixels), 16:9
L: 6000 x 3376 (20M), M: 4240 x 2400 (10M), S: 3008 x 1688 (5.1M)
Image Size (pixels), Sweep Panorama
Wide: horizontal 12416 x 1856 (23M), vertical 5536 x 2160 (12M), Standard: horizontal 8192 x 1856 (15M), vertical 3872 x 2160 (8.4M)
Image Quality Modes
RAW, RAW & JPEG, JPEG Fine, JPEG Standard
Picture Effect
13 modes: Posterization (Color, B/W), Pop Color, Retro Photo, Partial Color (R, G, B, Y), High Contrast Monochrome, Toy Camera, Soft High-key, Soft Focus, HDR Painting, Rich-tone Monochrome, Miniature, Watercolour, Illustration
Creative Style
Standard, Vivid, Neutral, Clear, Deep, Light, Portrait, Landscape, Sunset, Night Scene, Autumn Leaves, Black & White, Sepia (Contrast -3 to +3 steps, Saturation -3 to +3 steps, Sharpness -3 to +3 steps) (Style Box 1-6 also provided)
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)
Colour Space
sRGB standard (with sYCC gamut) and Adobe RGB standard compatible with TRILUMINOS™ Color
Recording Format (Movie)
AVCHD format Ver. 2.0 compliant / MP4
Video Compression
AVCHD: MPEG-4 AVC / H.264, MP4: MPEG-4 AVC / H.264
Audio Recording Format
AVCHD: Dolby Digital (AC-3) 2ch, Dolby Digital Stereo Creator, MP4: MPEG-4 AAC-LC, 2ch
Image Size (Pixels), NTSC
AVCHD: 1920 x 1080 (60p/28Mbps/PS, 60i/24Mbps/FX, 60i/17Mbps/FH, 24p/24Mbps/FX, 24p/17Mbps/FH), MP4: 1440 x 1080 (30fps/12Mbps), 640 x 480 (30fps/3Mbps)
Image Size (pixels), PAL
AVCHD: 1920 x 1080 (50p/28Mbps/PS, 50i/24Mbps/FX, 50i/17Mbps/FH, 25p/24Mbps/FX, 25p/17Mbps/FH), MP4: 1440 x 1080 (25fps/12Mbps), 640 x 480 (25fps/3Mbps)
Movie Functions
Auto Slow Shutter, HDMI info. Display (On/Off selectable), AF tracking duration, AF drive speed
Colour Space
xvYCC standard (x.v.Color™when connected via HDMI cable) compatible with TRILUMINOS™ Color
Compatible Recording Media
Memory Stick PRO Duo™, Memory Stick PRO-HG Duo™, Memory Stick XC-HG Duo™, SD memory card, SDHC memory card (UHS-I compliant), SDXC memory card (UHS-I compliant)
Storage Media Slot
Multi slot for Memory Stick Duo™/ SD Memory card
Noise Reduction
Long exposure NR: On/Off, available at shutter speeds longer than 1 sec., High ISO NR: Normal/Low/Off selectable
Multi Frame NR
Auto/ ISO 100 to 51200
White Balance Modes
Auto WB / Daylight / Shade / Cloudy / Incandescent / Fluorescent (Warm White / Cool White / Day White / Daylight) / Flash / Color Temperature (2500 to 9900K) & Color Filter (G7 to M7: 15 steps, A7 to B7: 15 steps) / Custom / Underwater
AWB Micro Adjustment
G7 to M7 (15 steps), A7 to B7 (15 steps)
Bracketing
3 frames, H/L selectable
Focus Type
Fast Hybrid AF(phase-detection AF/contrast-detection AF)
Focus Sensor
Exmor™ APS CMOS sensor
Focus Point
179 points (phase-detection AF), 25 points (contrast-detection AF
Focus Sensitivity Range
EV 0 to EV 20 (at ISO 100 equivalent with F2.8 lens attached)
AF Mode
Automatic AF (AF-A), Single-shot AF (AF-S), Continuous AF (AF-C), Direct Manual Focus (DMF), Manual Focus
Focus Area
Wide (179 points for phase-detection AF, 25 points for contrast-detection AF) / Centre-weighted / Flexible Spot (S/M/L) / Zone
Other Features
Lock-on AF, Eye AF, Predictive control, Focus lock, Eye-start AF and AF micro adjustment (both only available with optional LA-EA2 or LA-EA4 attached), AF illuminator (built-in, LED type, range: approx. 0.30-3m), AF ON
Type
Built-in flash
AF Illuminator range
Approx. 0.3 - approx. 3.0 m (with E PZ 16-50 mm F3.5-5.6 OSS lens attached)
Metering Type
1200-zone evaluative metering
Metering Sensor
"Exmor®" APS HD CMOS sensor
Metering Sensor
Exmor™ APS CMOS sensor
Metering Sensitivity
EV 0 to EV 20 (at ISO100 equivalent with F2.8 lens attached)
Metering Mode
Multi-segment, Center-weighted, Spot
Exposure Modes
iAuto, Superior Auto, Programmed AE (P), Aperture priority (A), Shutter-speed priority (S), Manual (M), Scene Selection, Sweep Panorama, Video
Scene Selection
Portrait, Landscape, Macro, Sports Action, Sunset, Night Portrait, Night Scene, Hand-held Twilight, Anti Motion Blur
Exposure Compensation
+/- 5.0EV(1/3 EV, 1/2 EV steps selectable)
Auto (AE) Bracketing
With 3 frames in 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV, 2/3 EV, 1.0 EV, 2.0 EV or 3.0 EV increments., With 5 frames in 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV or 2/3 EV increments.
AE Lock
Available with AE lock button. Locked when shutter button is pressed halfway. Can be disabled from the Menu.
ISO Sensitivity (Recommended Exposure Index)
Still images: ISO 100-25600, AUTO (ISO 100-25600, selectable lower limit and upper limit), Movies: ISO 100-12800 equivalent, AUTO (ISO 100-12800 equivalent, selectable lower limit and upper limit)
Viewfinder Type
0.39-type electronic viewfinder (colour)
Viewfinder Type
1.0 cm (0.39 type) electronic viewfinder (OLED)
Number of Dots
1 440 000 dots
Number of Dots
1,440,000 dots
Brightness Control (Viewfinder)
Auto/Manual (5 steps between -2 and +2)
Colour Temperature Control
Manual (5 steps)
Field Coverage
100%
Magnification
Approx. 1.07x (35 mm camera equivalent: Approx. 0.70x) with 50 mm lens at infinity, -1m-1
Dioptre Adjustment
-4.0 to +3.0 m-1
Dioptre Adjustment
-4.0 to +3.0m-1
Eye Point
Approx. 23 mm from the eyepiece lens, 21.4 mm from the eyepiece frame at -1m-1 (CIPA standard)
Viewfinder Display
Graphic Display, Display All Info., No Disp. Info., Histogram
Real-time Image Adjustment Display
On/Off
Screen Type
7.62 cm (3) wide type TFT LCD
Screen Type
7.5 cm (3.0 type) wide-type TFT drive
Total Number of Dots
921,600 dots
Brightness Control (LCD)
Manual (5 steps between -2 and +2), Sunny Weather mode
Adjustable Angle
Up by approx. 90 degrees, down by approx. 45 degrees
Display Selector (Finder/LCD)
Auto/Manual
LCD Display
Graphic Display, Display All Info., No Disp. Info., Histogram, Shooting information for viewfinder mode
Real-time Image Adjustment Display (LCD)
On/Off
Focus Magnifier
Yes (5.9x, 11.7x)
Focus Magnifier
5.9x, 11.7x
Zebra
Yes
Quick Navi
Yes
Peaking MF
Yes (Level setting: High/Mid/Low/Off, Color: White/Red/Yellow)
Face Detection
On / On (Regist. Faces) / Off, Face registration, Face selection (Max. number of detectable faces: 8)
Auto Object Framing
Yes (Still images)
Clear Image Zoom
Approx. 2x
Smart zoom (Still Image)
M: Approx. 1.4x, S: Approx. 2x
Digital zoom (Still Image)
L:Approx. 4x;M:Approx. 5.7x;S:Approx. 8x
Digital zoom (Still Image)
L: Approx. 4x, M: Approx. 5.7x, S: Approx. 8x
Digital zoom (Movie)
Approx. 4x
PlayMemories Camera Apps™
YES 1
PlayMemories Camera Apps™
Yes*1
Lens Compensation
Peripheral shading, chromatic aberration, distortion
Image processor
BIONZ X™
Smile Shutter
Yes (selectable from 3 steps)
Shutter Type
Electronically controlled, vertical-traverse, focal-plane type
Shutter Speed
Still images: 1/4000 to 30 sec., Bulb, Movies: 1/4000 to 1/4 (1/3 step), NTSC: Up to 1/60 in AUTO mode (up to 1/30 in Auto Slow Shutter mode), PAL: Up to 1/50 in AUTO mode (up to 1/25 in Auto Slow Shutter mode)
Flash Sync. Speed
1/160 s
Flash Sync. Speed
1/160 sec.*2
Electronic Front Shutter Curtain
Yes (On/Off)
SteadyShot
Not supported (image stabilisation supported on lens)
Flash Control
Pre-flash TTL
Flash Compensation
+/- 3.0 EV (switchable between 1/3 and 1/2 EV steps)
Flash Range
16 mm (focal length printed on the lens body)
Flash Modes
Flash off, Autoflash, Fill-flash, Rear Sync., Slow Sync., Red-eye reduction (On/Off selectable), Hi-speed sync*3, Wireless control*3
External Flash Compatibility
Sony α System Flash compatible with Multi Interface Shoe, attach the shoe adaptor for flash compatible with Auto-lock accessory shoe
Wireless Control
Yes (wireless flash with lighting ratio control)
Flash Type
Built-in flash
Drive Modes
Single shooting, Continuous shooting (Hi / Mid / Low selectable), Self-timer (10/2 sec. delay selectable), Self-timer (Cont.) (10 sec. delay, 3/5 exposures selectable), Bracketing (Cont., Single, White Balance, DRO)
Continuous Drive Speed (approx. max.)
11 fps (in High Continuous shooting)
Speed (approx. max.)
Continuous mode: 11fps (hi), 6fps (mid), 2.5fps (low)*4
No. of recordable frames (approx.)
49 frames (JPEG Fine L), 49 frames (JPEG Standard L), 21 frames (RAW), 21 frames (RAW & JPEG)*4
Playback Modes
Single (with or without shooting information, RGB histogram & highlight/shadow warning), 12/30-frame index view, Enlarged display mode (Maximum magnification L: 16.7x, M: 11.8x, S: 8.3x), Auto Review (10/5/2 sec, off), Image orientation (Manual/Off selectable), Slideshow, Panorama scrolling, Folder selection (Still / Date / MP4 / AVCHD), Forward/Rewind (Movie), Delete, Protect
PC Interface
Mass-storage, MTP, PC remote
Multi / Micro USB Terminal
Yes*7
Wireless LAN (Built-In)
Wi-Fi Compatible, IEEE802.11b/g/n (2.4GHz band)*5 Playback of still images and movies on smartphones, PCs and TVs
NFC™
One-touch remote, One-touch sharing
NFC™
Yes (NFC Forum Type 3 Tag compatible, One-touch remote, One-touch sharing)
HD Output
HDMI micro connector (Type-D), BRAVIA™ Sync (link menu), PhotoTV HD, 4K still image playback
Multi Interface Shoe
Yes
Multi Interface Shoe
Yes*6
Interfaces
Multi/Micro USB Terminal, NFC, Wireless LAN (built-in), HDMI micro connector (Type-D), BRAVIA® Sync (link menu), PhotoTV HD, 4000 still image PB, Multi Interface Shoe, PC Remote
Microphone
Built-in stereo microphone
Speaker
Built-in, monaural
Compatible Standards
Exif Print, Print Image Matching III, DPOF setting
Custom Function Type
Custom key settings, Programmable setting
Memory Function
Yes (3 sets)
Supplied Battery
NP-FW50 W-series Rechargeable Battery Pack
Battery Life (Still Images)
Approx. 310 shots (viewfinder) / Approx. 360 shots (LCD screen) (CIPA standard)*9
Battery Life (CIPA, Movies)
Actual*10*11: Approx. 60 min with viewfinder, Approx. 60 min with LCD screen (CIPA standard) Continuous*10*12: Approx. 90 min with viewfinder, Approx. 90 min with LCD screen (CIPA standard)
External Power
AC Adapter AC-PW20 (optional)
Internal Battery Charge
Yes
Dimensions (W x H x D)
120 x 66.9 x 45.1 mm
Dimensions (W x H x D)
Approx. 120 x 66.9 x 45.1 mm
Weight (with battery and memory card included)
285 g (Body Only) / 344 g (With battery and media)
Weight (with battery and memory card included)
Approx. 344g (With battery and Memory Stick PRO Duo™) / Approx. 285g (Body only)
Range
32-104°F / 0-40°C
View on Smartphone
Yes
View on TV
Yes
Wireless and network capabilities
Wi-Fi, NFC One-touch functionality, Downloadable camera apps
Compatible OS
Windows Vista® SP2*8, Windows® 7 SP1, Window®s 8, Windows® 8.1, Mac OS® X (v10.6-v10.9)
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*1 Services vary by country. *2 With compatible Sony external flash, *3 With compatible external flash, *4 Approximate. May vary depending on shooting conditions and media. *5 Configuration method/Access method: WPS or manually/infrastructure mode. When connecting to smartphones, the camera can always work as a base without a wireless access point. (Security: WEP/WPA-PSK/WPA2-PSK), *6 Sony accessories for the Accessory Shoe can be attached. *7 Supports Micro USB compatible device. *8 Starter Edition is not supported. *9 The LCD screen is turned on, shot once every 30 seconds, operate zoom alternately between W and T ends, flash strobe once every two times, turn power off and on once every ten times. *10 Continuous movie recording is possible for approximately 29 minutes (limited by product specifications).*11 Indicated recording time is defined by repeating the following cycle: Power on, start recording, zoom, stand-by and power off. *12 Indicated recording time is defined by repeating the following cycle: Pressing the MOVIE button. No other operations such as zoom are performed.
  • Lens SELP1650, Lens cap, Power cord, Rechargeable Battery NP-FW50, AC Adaptor AC-UB10, Shoulder strap, Eyepiece cup, Micro USB cable