• Wireless and network capabilities

        Wi-Fi, NFC One-touch functionality

      • Dimensions (W x H x D)

        142.6 x 104.2 x 80.9 mm

      • Weight (with battery and memory card included)

        Approx. 647 g (body only)/726 g (with battery and Memory Stick PRO Duo™)

      • Lens compatibility

        Sony A-mount lenses (also compatible with Konica and Minolta lenses)

      • Lens Mount


      • Sensor type


      • Number Of Pixels (Effective)

        Approx. 24.3 megapixels

      • Anti-Dust System

        Charge protection coating on image sensor and image sensor shift mechanism

      • Sensor

        APS-C type (23.5 x 15.6 mm) Exmor® CMOS sensor with primary colour filters

      • Image Sensor Aspect Ratio


      • Number of Pixels (total)

        Approx.24.7 Megapixels

      • Smart zoom (Still Image)

        M: Approx. 1.4x, S: Approx. 2.0x

      • Digital zoom (Still Image)

        L:Approx. 4x M:Approx. 5.7x S:Approx. 8

      • Digital zoom (Movie)

        Approx. 4x

      • Image Quality Modes

        RAW, RAW & JPEG, JPEG Extra fine, JPEG Fine, JPEG Standard

      • Picture Effect

        13 modes: Posterisation (Colour, B/W), Pop Colour, Retro Photo, Partial Colour (R, G, B, Y), High Contrast, Monochrome, Toy Camera, Soft High-key, Soft Focus, HDR Painting, Rich-tone Monochrome, Miniature, Watercolour, Illustration

      • Colour Space

        sRGB standard (with sYCC gamut) and Adobe RGB standard compatible with TRILUMINOSâ„¢ Colour

      • Creative Style

        Standard, Vivid, Neutral, Clear, Deep, Light, Portrait, Landscape, Sunset, Night Scene, Autumn leaves, Black & White, Sepia, Style Box (1-6), (Contrast (-3 to +3 steps), Saturation (-3 to +3 steps), Sharpness (-3 to +3 steps))

      • Image Size (pixels), Sweep Panorama

        Wide: Horizontal 12,416 x 1,856 (23M), Vertical 5,536 x 2,160 (12M), Standard: Horizontal 8,192 x 1,856 (15M), Vertical 3,872 x 2,160 (8.4M)

      • Image Size (pixels), 16:9

        L: 6000 x 3376 (20M), M: 4240 x 2400 (10M), S:3008 x 1688 (5.1M)

      • 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)

      • Dynamic Range Functions

        Off, Dynamic Range Optimizer (Auto/Level(1-5)), Auto High Dynamic Range(Auto Exposure Difference, Exposure difference Level (1-6EV, 1.0EV step))

      • Movie Functions

        Audio Level Display, Audio Rec Level, AF Tracking Duration, AF Drive Speed, Auto Slow Shutter, HDMI Info. Display

      • Image Size (Pixels), NTSC

        AVCHD: 1920 x 1080 (60p/28 Mbps*1/PS, 60i/24 Mbps*1/FX, 60i/17 Mbps*2/FH, 24p/24 Mbps*1/FX, 24p/17 Mbps/FH), MP4: 1440 x 1080 (30fps/12 Mbps*2), 640 x 480 (30fps/3 Mbps*2)

      • Recording Format (Movie)

        AVCHD format Ver. 2.0 compliant / MP4

      • Video Compression

        AVCHD:MPEG-4 AVC/H.264, MP4:MPEG-4 AVC/H.264

      • Image Size (pixels), PAL

        AVCHD: 1920 x 1080 (60p/28 Mbps*1/PS, 50p/28 Mbps*1/PS, 60i/24 Mbps*1/FX, 50i/24 Mbps*1/FX, 60i/17 Mbps*2/FH, 50i/17 Mbps*2/FH, 24p/24 Mbps*1/FX /25p/24 Mbps*1/FX, 24p/17 Mbps*2/FH, 25p/17 Mbps*2/FH), MP4: 1440 x 1080 (30fps/12 Mbps*2, 25fps/12 Mbps*2), 640 x 480 (30fps/3 Mbps*2, 25fps/3 Mbps*2)

      • Audio Recording Format

        AVCHD:Dolby Digital (AC-3) 2ch, Dolby Digital Stereo Creator, MP4:MPEG-4 AAC-LC 2ch

      • Lens Compensation

        Peripheral shading, chromatic aberration, distortion

      • Image processor

        BIONZ X™

      • Face Detection

        On/ On (Regist. Faces) / Off

      • Auto Object Framing

        Yes (Still Images)

      • Smart Teleconverter

        Approx. 1.4x / 2x

      • Clear Image Zoom

        Still/Movie: Approx. 2x

      • Storage Media Slot

        Multi slot for Memory Stick Duo™/ SD Memory card

      • Compatible Recording Media

        Memory Stick PRO Duo™, Memory Stick PRO-HG Duo™, Memory Stick XC-HG Duo, SD, SDHC, SDXC memory cards (UHS-I compliant)

      • Multi Frame NR

        Auto / ISO100 to 51200

      • Noise Reduction

        Long exposure NR: On/Off , available of shutter speeds longer than 1 sec., High ISO NR: Normal/Low/Off selectable

      • AWB Micro Adjustment

        G7 to M7 (15 steps), A7 to B7 (15 steps)

      • White Balance Modes

        Auto, Daylight, Shade, Cloudy, Incandescent, Fluorescent (Warm White / Cool White / Day White / Daylight), Flash, Color temperature (2500 to 9900K), Color Filter (G7 to M7, A7 to B7), Custom (1 / 2 / 3), Custom Set

      • Bracketing

        3 frames, H/L selectable

      • AF Mode

        Single-shot AF (AF-S), Continuous AF (AF-C), Automatic AF (AF-A), Direct Manual Focus selectable

      • Focus Type

        TTL Phase-detection AF

      • Focus Sensitivity Range

        EV -2 to 18 (at ISO 100 equivalent)

      • Other Features

        Eye-start AF, Eye AF, Predictive control, Focus lock, AF On,

      • Focus Area

        Wide, Zone, Center, Flexible Spot, Expanded Flexible Spot, Lock-On AF (Wide, Zone, Center, Flexible Spot, Expanded Flexible Spot)

      • Focus Mode

        Autofocus, Manual focus selectable

      • Type

        Built-in Flash

      • Focus Point

        79 points (15 points cross type)*3 , with centre F2.8 sensor

      • AF Illuminator range

        Approx. 1m - 5m / Approx. 3.3 to 16.4 feet

      • Focus Sensor

        CCD line sensors

      • Auto (AE) Bracketing

        Bracket: Cont./Bracket: Single, With 1/3EV, 1/2EV, 2/3EV, 1.0EV, 2.0EV, 3.0EV increments, 3 /5 frames

      • Metering Mode

        Multi segment, Spot, Center weighted

      • Exposure Compensation

        +/-5.0 EV (1/3EV, 1/2EV steps selectable)

      • Metering Sensor

        Exmor™ CMOS Sensor

      • AE Lock

        Available with AE lock button, AE is also locked when focus is locked in multi-segment metering mode. ("AEL w/ shutter"(Auto/On/Off) is supported)

      • Metering Type

        1200-zone evaluative metering

      • Metering Sensitivity

        EV -2 to EV 17 (at ISO 100 equivalent with F1.4 lens attached)

      • ISO Sensitivity (Recommended Exposure Index)

        ISO 50-25600

      • Scene Selection

        Portrait, Landscape, Macro, Sports Action, Sunset, Night Portrait, Night Scene, Hand-held Twilight

      • Exposure Modes

        AUTO (Intelligent Auto / Superior Auto), Scene Selection, Sweep Panorama, Continuous Advance Priority AE, Movie, Programmed AE, Aperture priority, Shutter-speed priority, Manual, Memory recall

      • Viewfinder Type

        0.5-type electronic viewfinder

      • Viewfinder Display

        Graphic Display, Display All Info., No Disp. Info., Digital level gauge, Histogram

      • Dioptre Adjustment

        -4.0 to +3.0m-1

      • Number of Dots

        2,359,296 dots

      • Magnification

        Approx. 1.09x (35mm camera equivalent: Approx. 0.71x) with 50mm lens at infinity, -1m-1

      • Brightness Control (Viewfinder)

        Auto/Manual (5 steps between -2 and +2)

      • Colour Temperature Control

        Manual (5 steps)

      • Eye Point

        Approx. 27mm from the eyepiece lens, 22mm from the eyepiece frame at -1m-1 (CIPA standard)

      • Field Coverage


      • Real-time Image Adjustment Display


      • Total Number of Dots

        1 228 800 dots

      • Focus Magnifier

        5.9x, 11.7x

      • Brightness Control (LCD)

        Auto, Manual (5 steps between -2 and +2), Sunny Weather

      • Monitor Type

        3.0-type TFT LCD

      • LCD Display

        Graphic Display, Display All Info., No Disp. Info., Digital level gauge, Histogram, Shooting information for viewfinder mode

      • Peaking MF

        Yes (Level setting: High/Mid/Low/Off, Colour: White/Red/Yellow)

      • Adjustable Angle

        Tilt angle: Up by approx. 150 degrees, down by approx. 180 degrees, Rotation angle: 180 degrees clockwise, 90 degrees anti-clockwise.

      • Flash Sync. Speed

        1 / 250 sec.

      • Electronic Front Shutter Curtain

        Yes (On/Off)

      • Shutter Speed

        Still images: 1/8000 to 30 sec/Bulb;Movies: 1/8000 to 1/4 (1/3 step), up to 1/60 in AUTO mode (up to 1/30 in Auto slow shutter mode)

      • Shutter Type

        Electronically-controlled, vertical-traverse, focal-plane type

      • SteadyShot

        For still images: Image Sensor-Shift mechanism, For movies: Electronic

      • Flash Modes

        Flash off, Autoflash, Fill-flash, Slow sync, Red-eye reduction (on/off selectable), Rear sync.,Wireless, High Speed sync.

      • Flash Compensation

        +/- 3.0 EV (switchable between 1/3 and 1/2 EV steps)

      • Flash Control

        ADI, Pre-flash TTL, Manual flash

      • 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 (With RMT-DSLR2 (sold separately))

      • FE Level Lock


      • Continuous Drive Speed (approx. max.)

        12 fps (in Continuous Advance Priority AE)

      • Speed (approx. max.)

        Continuous Advance Priority AE: Maximum 12fps, Continuous shooting Hi: Max. 8fps, Continuous shooting Lo: Max. 3fps*5

      • Drive Modes

        Single Shooting, Continuous shooting (Hi/Lo selectable), Self-timer (10/2 sec delay selectable), Self-timer (Cont.) (with 10 sec delay 3/5 exposures selectable), Bracket: Cont., Bracket: Single, White Balance bracket, DRO bracket

      • No. of recordable frames (approx.)

        Continuous Advance Priority AE mode: 53 frames (JPEG Extra Fine L), 60 frames (JPEG Fine L), 64 frames (JPEG Standard), 26 frames (RAW), 25 frames (RAW & JPEG), Continuous shooting: 56 frames (JPEG Extra Fine L), 75 frames (JPEG Fine L), 93 frames (JPEG Standard), 28 frames (RAW), 26 frames (RAW & JPEG)*5*6

      • Playback Modes

        Single (with or without shooting information Y RGB histogram & highlight/shadow warning), 9/25-frame index view, Enlarged display mode (Maximum magnification L: 18.8x, M: 13.3x, S: 9.4x, Panorama (Standard): 25.6x, Panorama (Wide): 38.8x, Display Rotation (Auto/Manual/Off selectable), Slideshow, Panorama scrolling, Auto Review (10/5/2 sec, off), Folder selection (Still), Forward/Rewind (Movie), Delete, Protect

      • NFC™

        Yes (NFC forum Type 3 Tag compatible, One-touch remote, One-touch sharing)

      • Multi Interface Shoe


      • Wireless LAN (Built-In)

        Yes (Wi-Fi® Compatible, IEEE802.11b/g/n (2.4GHz band))*7

      • Interfaces

        Multi/Micro USB Terminal, Multi Interface Shoe, Microphone minijack, Sync Terminal, Wired remote terminal

      • HD Output

        HDMI micro connector (Type-D), BRAVIA® Sync (control for HDMI), PhotoTV HD, 4K Still Image playback

      • Multi / Micro USB Terminal


      • PC Interface

        Mass-storage, MTP, PC remote

      • Others

        Sync. Terminal, Microphone terminal (3.5 mm Stereo minijack), DC IN Terminal, Wired remote terminal, Wireless Remote Control (RMT-DSLR2 (sold separately))

      • Compatible OS

        Windows Vista®*9 SP2, Windows® 7 SP1, Windows® 8, Windows® 8.1, Mac OS X (v. 10.7-10.9)

      • Microphone

        Built-in stereo microphone or ECM-XYST1M/ECM-CG50 (sold separately)

      • Speaker

        Built-in, monaural, volume settings in 16 steps between 0 and 15

      • Compatible Standards

        Exif Print, Print Image Matching III, DPOF setting

      • Memory Function

        Yes (3 sets)

      • Custom Function Type

        Custom key settings, Programmable setting

      • Battery Life (Still Images)

        Up to 480 shots

      • External Power

        AC Adaptor AC-PW10AM (optional)

      • Battery Life (CIPA, Movies)

        Actual*11*12: Approx. 110 min with viewfinder, Approx. 120 min with LCD monitor (CIPA standard), Continuous*11 *13: Approx. 175 min with viewfinder, Approx. 175 min with LCD monitor (CIPA standard)

      • Supplied Battery

        NP-FM500H M-series Rechargeable Battery Pack

      • Range

        32-104°F / 0-40°C

    • Power cord
    • Rechargeable Battery NP-FM500H
    • Battery charger BC-VM10A
    • Shoulder strap
    • Body cap
    • Accessory shoe cap
    • Eyepiece cup
    • Micro USB cable
    • Lens hood
    • Lens cap
    • Lens rear cap
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