Sensor type
1/2.3 type (7.76 mm) Super HAD CCD™
Number of Pixels (Effective)
Approx. 20.1 Megapixels
Number of Pixels (Gross)
Approx. 20.4 Megapixels
Lens type
Sony Lens
F-number (Maximum Aperture)
F3.0 (W) - 5.9(T)
Focal length
Focus Range (From the Front of the Lens)
iAuto:AF (W: spprox. 1cm to infinity, T: approx. 150cm to infinity, Program Auto: AF (W: approx. 1cm to infinity, T: approx. 150cm to infinity)
Optical zoom
35x (Optical Zoom during movie recording)
Digital Zoom (Still Image)
Up to 280x (VGA)
Digital Zoom (Movie)
Approx. 70x
Digital Zoom
Still: 20M: approx. 70x, 10M: approx. 49x, 5M: approx. 69x, VGA: approx. 280x, 2M (16:9): approx. 93x;Movie: Digital Zoom: approx. 70x (*1)
Focal Length (f=) 35mm format equivalent
Still images 4:3: f= 25-875mm, Still images 16:9: f=27.2-954mm, Movie 16:9: f=30.3-106mm, Movie 4:3: f=27.8-973mm
Focus Range (From the Focal Plane)
iAuto:AF (W: approx. 1cm to infinity, T: approx. 150cm to infinity), Program Auto: AF (W: approx.1cm to infinity, T: approx. 150cm to infinity)
Screen type
7.5cm (3.0 type)(4:3), 460,800 dots, ClearPhoto, TFT LCD
Brightness Control
5 (Bright) / 4 / 3 / 2 / 1 (Dark)
Image Processing Engine
Focus Mode
Multi Point AF, Center Weighted AF, SpotAF, Tracking Focus, Face Tracking Focus
Light Metering Mode
Multi Pattern, Center Weighted, Spot
Exposure Compensation
+/- 2.0 EV, 1/3 EV step
ISO Sensitivity (Still Image)(Recommended Exposure Index)
ISO Sensitivity (Movie)
Auto: (ISO200-ISO1600 Level)
Minimum Illumination (Movie)
Auto: 28 lux (Shutter Speed 1/30)
White Balance Modes
Auto, Daylight, Cloudy, Flourescent White Balance 1, Flourescent White Balance 2, Flourescent White Balance 3, Incandescent, Flash, One Push/One Push Set
Shutter Speed
iAuto (2-1/1500)/Programme Auto (1-1/1500)/Manual (30-1/1500)) (*3)
iAuto (F3.0/F7.7 (W), 2 steps with ND Filter), Program Auto (F3.0/F7.7 (W), 2 steps with ND Filter)
Dynamic Range Functions
Dynamic Range Optimizer (Standard/Off/Plus)
Shooting Mode
Intelligent Auto, Easy Shooting, Program Auto, Movie Mode, Panorama, Manual Exposure, Scene Selection, Picture Effect
Scene Selection
High Sensitivity, Night Scene, Nigh Portrait, Landscape, Soft Snap, Soft Skin, Beach, Snow, Fireworks, Gourmet, Pet Mode
Continuous Shooting Speed (maximum) (with max. recording pixels)
Approx. 0.80 fps (100 shots) (*4)
Off, 10 sec., 2 sec., portrait 1, portrait 2
Panorama (Shooting)
360 Sweep Panorama
Picture Effect
Still: Toy camera, Pop Color, Partial Color, Soft High-key, Panorama: Pop Color, Partial Color, Soft High-key, Movie: Toy camera, Pop Color, Partial Color, Soft High-key,
Auto Image Rotation
Number of Recognised Scenes
Still: 33
Minimum Illumination
8.1x, 16.2x
Flash Red-Eye Correction
Flash Mode
Auto, Flash On, Slow Synchro, Flash Off, Advanced Flash
Flash type
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AF Illuminator
Flash Range
ISO Auto: approx. 0.4m to 6.8m (W), approx. 1.5m to 3.6 m, (T) ISO3200: up to approx. 13.7m, (W) approx. 7.2 m (T)
Compatible Recording Media
Memory Stick Duo, Memory Stick PRO Duo™, Memory Stick PRO Duo™ (High Speed), Memory Stick PROHG Duo™, Memory Stick Micro*5, Memory Stick Micro (Mark2)*5, Memory Stick XC-HG Duo™, SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card, SDXC Memory Card, microSD Memory Card*5, microSDHC Memory Card*5, microSDXC Memory Card*5 (*6)
Recording Format
Still images: JPEG, Movie: MP4 (MPEG-4 AVC/H.264)
Colour Space (Still)
Still Image Number of recorded pixels (Image Size)
4:3 mode: 20M (5152 x 3864), 10M (3648 x 2,736), 5M (2592 x 1944), VGA;16:9 mode: 15M (5152 x 2896), 2M (1920 x 1080), Sweep Panorama: 360° (11520 x 1080), Wide (7152 x 1080, 4912 x 1920), Standard (4912 x 1080, 3424 x 1920)
Movie Recording Mode (NTSC)
1,280 x 720 (Fine) (1,280 x 720/30fps)/1,280 x 720 (Standard) (1,280 x 720/30fps)/VGA (640 x 480/30fps)
Movie Recording Mode
1280x720 (Fine)(1280 x 720/30fps), 1280x720 (Standard)(1280 x 720/30fps), VGA(640 x 480/30fps)
Movie recording mode
360 Sweep Panorama
Still Image Resolution
4:3 mode: 20 M (5,152 x 3,864)/10 M (3,648 x 2,736)/5 M (2,592 x 1,944)/VGA/16:9 mode: 15 M (5,152 x 2,896)/2M (1,920 x 1,080)
Panorama (Recording)
360 ° (11,520 x 1,080)/Wide (7,152 x 1,080/4,912 x 1,920)/Standard (4,912 x 1,080/3,424 x 1,920)
Movie Resolution
1,280 x 720 (Fine) (1,280 x 720/30fps)/1,280 x 720 (Standard) (1,280 x 720/30fps)/VGA (640 x 480/30fps)
Internal Memory
Approx. 55 MB
Input and output terminals
Multi (AV/USB), Hi-Speed USB (USB2.0)
Wi-Fi® connectivity
Power Source
DC6.0V (supplied battery)
Battery System
AA battery
Power Consumption (Camera Mode)
Approx. 1.6W
Still images*7: approx. 350 shots, approx. 175min., Movies (actual shooting)*8*9: approx. 85min. (In 1280 x 720 (Fine) mode, max. continuous shooting time is approx. 15min. and max. file size is 2GB. / In 1280 x 720 (Standard) mode, max. continuous shooting time is 29 minutes. (limited by product specifications), Movies (continuous shooting)*8: approx. 150min. (In 1280 x 720 (Fine) mode, max. continuous shooting time is approx. 15min. and max. file size is 2GB. / In 1280 x 720 (Standard) mode, max. continuous shooting time is 29 minutes. (limited by product specifications)
Supplied Battery
AA battery
Shooting Functions
Face Detection, Smile Shutter, Grid Line
Playback Functions
Beauty Effect, Date view, Slideshow with Music
Operating Temprature
Approx. 0-40°C (32-104°F)
Index Playback
16/25 images
Playback Zoom
Exif Print, PRINT Image Matching (PIM3)
Dimensions (W x H x D) (CIPA)
Approx. 127.5 x 89 x 91.7 mm
Approx. 495 g (Body only), approx. 590 g (With battery and Memory Stick Duo™)
*1 Optical zoom from the wide side, *2 REI=Recommended Exposure Index, *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. (except RX series models). *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 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. *8 Continuous shooting is possible for approximately 29 minutes (limited by product specifications,default setting). *9 Indication recording time, which is defined by repeating the cycle: Power on, start recording, zoom, stand-by, power off. *10 Models capable of extended-gamut recording and HDMI transmission function for both still images and movies.
  • AA battery, Shoulder Strap, Lens Cap, Lens Strap, Multi USB cable, AC Power Code