• Number of Pixels (Effective)

        Approx. 21.1 Megapixels

      • Number of Pixels (Gross)

        Approx. 18.2 Megapixels

      • Sensor type

        1/2.3 type (7.82mm) Exmor R™ CMOS sensor

      • Lens type

        ZEISS Vario-Sonnar T* Lens, 11 elements in 10 groups (5aspheric element)

      • Optical zoom

        30x (Optical Zoom during movie recording)


        84deg.-3deg.30min.(24-720mm 1) 2

      • Aperture Type

        Iris diaphragm (5 blades)

      • Focal length

        f=4.1-123 mm

      • Digital Zoom (Still Image)

        Up to 120x (VGA)

      • Digital Zoom

        Still images: 18M Approx.120x / 10M Approx.161x / 5.0M Approx.226x / VGA Approx.459x / 13M(16:9) Approx.120x / 2.1M(16:9) Approx.306x, Movies: Approx. 120x (*1)

      • Focus Range (From the Front of the Lens)

        iAuto: AF (W: Approx. 5cm (0.16 ft.) to Infinity, T: Approx. 250cm (8.20 ft.) to Infinity), Program Auto: AF (W: Approx. 5cm (0.16 ft.) to Infinity, T: Approx. 250cm (8.20 ft.) to Infinity)

      • Focal Length (f=) 35mm format equivalent

        Still images: 3:2: f=25-750mm, 4:3: f=24-720mm, 16:9: f=26.5-795mm, 1:1: f=27.5-825mm, Movies: 16:9: f=26.5-795mm (SteadyShot Standard), f=28-1180mmmm (SteadyShot Active), f=31-1210mm (SteadyShot InteligentActive), 4:3: f=32.5-975mm (SteadyShot Standard), f=34.5-1450mm (SteadyShot Active), 38-1480mm (SteadyShot InteligentActive)

      • F-number (Maximum Aperture)

        F3.5 (W) – 6.4 (T)

      • Clear Image Zoom (Still Image)

        Still Images: 18M Approx.60x / 10M Approx.80x / 5.0M Approx.113x / VGA Approx.459x / 13M(16:9) Approx.60x / 2.1M(16:9) Approx.153x, Movies: Approx. 60x (*1)

      • Brightness Control

        Manual (5 steps)

      • Screen type

        7.5cm (3.0-type) (4:3) / 921,600 dots / Xtra Fine / TFT LCD

      • Adjustable Angle

        Up by approx. 180 degrees

      • Brightness Control

        Manual (5 steps)

      • Continuous Shooting Speed (maximum) (with max. recording pixels)

        Approx. 10 fps (for up to 10 shots) (*4)

      • Number of Recognised Scenes

        Still images: Superior Auto: 44 , iAuto: 33, Movies: Intelligent Auto: 44

      • Focus Area

        Wide Center, Flexible Spot (S/M/L), Expanded Flexible Spot

      • Shooting Mode

        Intelligent Auto, Superior Auto, Program Auto, Aperture Priority, Shutter Speed Priority, Manual Exposure, MR(Memory Recall) 1,2,3, Movie Mode (Intelligent Auto/Scene Selection), Panorama, Scene Selection


        Still images: Optical, Movies: Intelligent Active Mode, Optical type with electronic compensation, , Anti Rolling type

      • Focus Mode

        Single-shot AF, Continuous AF(Advanced sports & Movie Only)

      • ISO Sensitivity (Movie)

        Auto:(ISO80-1600Level) / High Sensitivity: (ISO80-3200)

      • Drive Modes

        Single, Continuous shooting, Self-timer, Self-timer(cont.)

      • Focus Type

        Contrast detection AF

      • Shutter Speed

        iAuto (4 - 1/2000) , Program Auto (1 - 1/2000), Aperture Priority (8 - 1/2000), Shutter Priority (30 - 1/2000), Manual (30 - 1/2000) (*3)

      • Scene Selection

        Portrait, Advanced Sports Shooting, Landscape, Sunset, Night Scene, Handheld Twilight, Night Portrait, Anti Motion Blur, Backlight Correction HDR, Pet Mode, Gourmet, Beach, Snow, Fireworks, Soft Skin, High Sensitivity

      • Light Metering Mode

        Multi Pattern, Center Weighted, Spot

      • LOCK ON AF


      • Picture Effect

        Still images: Toy camera, Pop Color, Posterization, Retro Photo, Soft High-key, Partial Color, High Contrast Mono., Soft Focus, HDR Painting, Richtone Monochrome, Miniature Watercolor, Illustration

      • Panorama (Shooting)

        Intelligent Sweep Panorama (supports 360 format) 3

      • Noise Reduction

        Long exposure NR, Multi Frame NR: Auto, ISO100-12800

      • Image Control


      • Self-Timer

        Off / 10 sec. / 5 sec. / 2 sec. / 3 consecutive shots with 10 sec. 5 sec. or 2 sec. delay selectable

      • White Balance Modes

        Auto, Daylight, Shade, Cloudy, Incandescent, Fluor.: Cool White, Fluor.: Day White, Fluor.: Daylight, Flash, Custom, One Push, One Push Set

      • Flash Red-Eye Correction

        On / Off

      • ISO Sensitivity (Still Image)(Recommended Exposure Index)

        Auto: (ISO80-3200), 80/100/200/400/800/1600/3200, Multi-Frame NR: Auto(ISO80-3200 same as selected range in Auto), 100/200/400/800/1600/3200/6400*2 /12800*2

      • Auto Image Rotation


      • Minimum Illumination (Movie)

        Auto: 12lux (Shutter Speed 1/30) / High Sensitivity: 6lux (Shutter Speed 1/30)

      • Image Processing Engine

        BIONZ X™

      • Aperture

        iAuto (F3.5-F6.3(W)) / Program Auto (F3.5-F6.3(W) ) / Manual (F3.5-F8.0(W)) / Aperture Priority (F3.5-F8.0(W)) / Sutter Priority (F3.5-F6.3(W))

      • Exposure Compensation

        +/- 3.0 EV, 1/3 EV step

      • Flash type

        Built-in, manual pop-up

      • AF Illuminator


      • Flash Mode

        Auto, Flash On, Slow Synchro, Flash Off, Rear Sync.

      • Flash Range

        ISO Auto: Approx.0.3m to5.4m (W) / Approx.2.5m to 3.0m (T)

      • Number of Recording Pixels (Image Size)

        3:2: 16M(4,896x3,264) / 8.9M(3,648x2,432) / 4.5M(2,592x1,728), 4:3:18M(4,896x3,672) / 10M(3,648x2,736) / 5M(2,592x1,944) / VGA, 16:9: 13M(4,896x2,752) / 7.5M(3,648x2,056) / 2.1M(1,920x1,080), 1:1: 13M(3,664x3,664) / 7.5M(2,736x2,736) / 3.7M(1,920x1,920), Sweep Panorama: Wide(7,152x1,080 / 4,912x1,920),Standard(4,912x1,080 / 3,424x1,920), 360°(11,520x1,080)

      • Colour Space (Still)


      • Recording Format

        Still images: JPEG(DCF Ver.2.0,Exif Ver.2.3,MPF Baseline compliant), Movies: SAVC S, AVCHD format Ver.2.0 compatible, MP4

      • Movie recording mode

        PAL: AVCHD: 28M PS(1920 x 1080/50p) / 24M F x (1920 x 1080/50i) / 17M FH(1920 x 1080/50i) / 24M F x (1920 x 1080/25p) / 17M FH(1920 x 1080/25p) / x AVC S: 50p 50M(1920 x 1080/50p) / 25p 50M(1920 x 1080/25p) / MP4: 28M(1920 x 1080/50fps) / 16M(1920 x 1080/25fps) / 6M(1280 x 720/25fps) NTSC: AVCHD: 28M PS(1920 x 1080/60p) / 24M F x (1920 x 1080/60i) / 17M FH(1920 x 1080/60i) / 24M F x (1920 x 1080/24p) / 17M FH(1920 x 1080/24p) / x AVC S: 60p 50M(1920 x 1080/60p) / 30p 50M(1920 x 1080/30p) / 24p 50M(1920 x 1080/24p)/ MP4: 28M(1920 x 1080/60fps) / 16M(1920 x 1080/30fps) / 6M(1280 x 720/30fps)

      • Still Image Resolution

        3:2 mode: 16M (4,896×3,264) / 8.9M (3,648×2,432) / 4.5M (2,592×1,728), 4:3 mode: 18M (4,896×3,672) / 10M (3,648×2,736) / 5M (2,592×1,944) / VGA, 16:9 mode: 13M (4,896×2,752) / 7.5M (3,648×2,056) / 2.1M (1,920×1,080), 1:1 mode: 13M (3,664×3,664) / 7.5M (2,736×2,736) / 3.7M (1,920×1,920), Sweep Panorama: Wide (7,152×1,080/4,912×1,920), Standard (4,912×1,080/3,424×1,920), 360 (11,520×1,080)

      • Compatible Recording Media

        Memory Stick™ Duo, Memory Stick PRO Duo™, Memory Stick PRO Duo™ (High Speed), Memory Stick PRO-HG Duo™, Memory Stick™ Micro*5, Memory Stick™ Micro (Mark2)*5, SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card(UHS-I), SDXC Memory Card(UHS-I), microSD Memory Card*5, microSDHC Memory Card*5, microSDXC Memory Card*5 (*6)

      • Movie Recording Mode (NTSC)

        NTSC Mode: AVCHD (up to 1,920 x 1,080/60p at 28 Mbps)/XAVC S (up to 1,920 x 1,080/60p at 50 Mbps)/MP4 (up to 1,920 x 1,080/60fps at 28 Mbps); PAL Mode: AVCHD (up to 1,920 x 1,080/50p at 28 Mbps)/XAVC S (up to 1,920 x 1,080/50p at 50 Mbps)/MP4 (up to 1,920 x 1,080/50fps at 28 Mbps)

      • Movie Recording Mode

        PAL Mode: AVCHD (up to 1,920 x 1,080/50p at 28 Mbps)/XAVC S (up to 1,920 x 1,080/50p at 50 Mbps)/MP4 (up to 1,920 x 1,080/50fps at 28 Mbps)

      • Recording Format (Movie Audio)

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

      • Wireless capabilities

        Wi-Fi, NFC One-touch functionality

      • NFC

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

      • WI-FI

        Yes(IEEE802.11b/g/n(2.4GHz band))

      • Input and output terminals

        Multi/Micro USB Terminal*7 , Hi-Speed USB (USB2.0), Micro HDMI

      • Power Source

        DC3.6V (supplied battery) / DC5.0V (supplied AC Adaptor)


        Still images*8: Approx. 200 / Approx. 100min, Movies (actual shooting)*9 *10: Approx. 75min(In [MP4 28M] mode, max. continuous shooting time is approx. 20 min. and max. file size is 4GB.), Movies (continuous shooting)*9: Approx. 110 min(In [MP4 28M] mode, max. continuous shooting time is approx. 20 min. and max. file size is 4GB.)*11

      • Supplied Battery

        Rechargeable Battery Pack NP-BX1

      • USB Charge/USB Power Supply

        Yes (with supplied AC Adaptor and supplied Battery)

      • Power Consumption (Camera Mode)

        Approx. 1.4 W

      • Battery System

        Rechargeable Battery Pack NP-BX1 (supplied)

      • Playback Functions

        Beauty Effect, BRAVIA™ Sync (Control for HDMI), 9/25-frame index view, Slideshow, Forward/Rewind (Movie), Delete, Protect, Motion Shot Video, TRILUMINOS Color*13, 4K image output

      • Shooting Functions

        Face Detection, Face Registration, Smile Shutter, Grid Line, Zebra, Marker Display, Micref Level, Self-portrait timer

      • Operating Temprature

        Approx. 0°C to 40°C (32F° to 104F°)

      • Playback Zoom

        Depends on Image Size

      • Photo Creativity


      • Playmemories Camera Apps


      • Print

        Exif Print, PRINT Image Matching (PIM3)


        Approx. 101.6 x 58.1 x 35.5 mm


        Approx. 209 g (Body only), Approx. 236 g (With battery and media)

      • *

        *1 Optical zoom from the wide side., *2 Achieved by using "By Pixel Super Resolution" technology and overlay burst shooting., *3 When ISO sensitivity is higher than IS0 3200, the slowest shutter speed limit is 1/4 sec. Manual setting of ISO sensitivity to lower than ISO 3200 is necessary to set shutter speed slower than 1/4. , *4 You may not be able to shoot images in Burst mode depending on the Shooting mode.,*5 With Adaptor (optional), *6 For movies, compatible Memory Stick PRO Duo (Mark2), Memory Stick PRO-HG Duo,Memory Stick XC-HG Duo, Memory Stick Micro (Mark2), SD/SDHC/SDXC memory card or microSD/microSDHC/microSDXC card (Class 4 or faster speed is recommended) can be used. , *7 Supports Micro USB compatible device., *8 The LCD screen is turned on, shooting once every 30 seconds, the zoom is switched alternately between the W and T ends the flash strobes once every two times, the power turns on and off once every ten times., *9 Continuous shooting is possible for approximately 29 minutes (limited by product specifications,default setting)., *10 Indication recording time, which is defined by repeating the cycle: Power on, start recording, zoom (except RX1), stand-by, power off., *11 Based on non-stop recording until the limit (29 minutes or 4GB) has been reached, and then continued recording again. Shooting functions such as zoom will not be available., *12 Services vary by country., *13 Models capable of extended-gamut recording and HDMI transmission function for both still images and movies.

    • Rechargeable Battery Pack NP-BX1, Micro USB cable, Wrist Strap, Instruction Manual, AC Power Cord