• Lens compatibility

        Sony E-mount lenses

      • Lens Mount


      • Image Sensor Aspect Ratio


      • Anti-Dust System

        Charge protection coating on optical filter

      • Number of Pixels (total)

        Approx. 20.4 megapixels

      • Sensor

        APS-C type (23.2 x 15.4mm), Exmor® APS HD CMOS sensor with primary colour filters

      • Sensor type


      • Number Of Pixels (Effective)

        Approx. 20.1 megapixels

      • Image Quality Modes

        RAW, RAW & JPEG, JPEG Fine, JPEG Standard

      • Picture Effect

        13 modes: Posterisation (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

      • Colour Space

        sRGB standard (with sYCC gamut) and Adobe RGB standard compatible with TRILUMINOS™ Color

      • Creative Style

        Standard, Vivid, Portrait, Landscape, Sunset, Black & White, Sepia (Contrast -3 to +3 steps, Saturation -3 to +3 steps, Sharpness -3 to +3 steps)

      • 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 Size (pixels), 16:9

        L: 5456 x 3064 (17M), M: 3872 x 2176 (8.4M), S: 2736 x 1536 (4.2M)

      • 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: 5456 x 3632 (20M), M: 3872 x 2576 (10M), S: 2736 x 1824 (5.0M)

      • 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)

      • RAW Output


      • Colour Space

        xvYCC standard (x.v.Color™when connected via HDMI cable) compatible with TRILUMINOS™ Color

      • Movie Functions

        Auto Slow Shutter

      • Image Size (Pixels), NTSC

        AVCHD: 1920 x 1080 (60i/30fps Image sensor output/24Mbps/FX, 60i/30fps Image sensor output/17Mbps/FH,24p/24Mbps/FX, 24p/17Mbps/FH), MP4: 1440 x 1080 (30fps/12Mbps), 640 x 480 (30fps/3Mbps)*9

      • 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

        (3:2 mode) L: 5456 x 3632(20M), M: 3872 x 2576(10M), S: 2736 x 1824(5.0M)"

      • Audio Recording Format

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

      • Recording Mode on 2 Memory Cards


      • 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 memory card, SDHC memory card (UHS-I compliant), SDXC memory card (UHS-I compliant)

      • Multi Frame NR


      • Noise Reduction

        Long exposure NR: Available at shutter speeds longer than 1 sec., High ISO NR: Normal/Low

      • AWB Micro Adjustment

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

      • 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

      • Bracketing

        3 frames, H/L selectable

      • AF Mode

        Single-shot AF (AF-S), Continuous AF (AF-C), Direct Manual Focus (DMF), Manual Focus

      • Focus Type

        Contrast-detection AF*1

      • Focus Sensitivity Range

        EV 0 to EV 20 (ISO100 equivalent with F2.8 lens attached)

      • Other Features

        Lock-on AF, Focus lock, AF micro adjustment (both only available with optional LA-EA2 or LA-EA4 attached), AF illuminator (built-in LED type, range: approx. 0.30-3.0 m)

      • Focus Area

        Wide (25 points) / Centre-weighted / Flexible Spot (S/M/L) / Zone

      • Focus Mode

        Autofocus, DMF (Direct Manual Focus), Manual Focus

      • Focus Point

        25 points

      • AF Illuminator range

        Approx. 0.3 - approx. 3.0 m (with E PZ 16-50 mm F3.5-5.6 OSS lens attached)

      • Focus Sensor

        Exmor®™ APS HD CMOS sensor

      • Auto (AE) Bracketing

        With 3 frames in 1/3 EV, 2/3 EV, 1.0 EV, 2.0 EV or 3.0 EV increments

      • Metering Mode

        Multi-segment, Center-weighted, Spot

      • Exposure Compensation

        Still images: +/-3.0 EV (in 1/3 EV steps), Movies: +/-2.0 EV (in 1/3 EV steps)

      • Metering Sensor

        Exmor™ APS HD CMOS sensor

      • AE Lock

        Locked when shutter button is pressed halfway. (Auto/On/Off selectable)

      • Metering Type

        1200-zone evaluative metering

      • Metering Sensitivity

        EV 0 to EV 20 (at ISO100 equivalent with F2.8 lens attached)

      • Scene Selection

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

      • Exposure Modes

        iAUTO, Superior Auto, Programmed AE (P), Aperture priority (A), Shutter-speed priority (S), Manual (M), Scene Selection, Sweep Panorama, Movie

      • ISO Sensitivity

        Still images: ISO 100-16000, AUTO (ISO 100-16000, selectable lower limit and upper limit), Movies: ISO 100-6400 equivalent, AUTO (ISO 100-6400 equivalent, selectable lower limit and upper limit)

      • Real-time Image Adjustment Display

        YES (ON / OFF)

      • Viewfinder Type


      • Total Number of Dots

        460,800 dots

      • Focus Magnifier

        6.8x, 13.6x

      • Brightness Control (LCD)

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

      • Display Selector (Finder/LCD)


      • Monitor Type

        7.5 cm (3.0 type) TFT drive

      • LCD Display

        Graphic Display, Display All Info., No Disp. Info., Histogram

      • Peaking MF

        YES (Level setting: High / Mid / Low / Off, Color: White / Red / Yellow)

      • Quick Navi


      • Real-time Image Adjustment Display (LCD)


      • Adjustable Angle

        Up by approx. 180 degrees

      • Lens Compensation

        Peripheral shading, chromatic aberration, distortion

      • Image processor

        BIONZ X™

      • Smart zoom (Still Image)

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

      • Face Detection

        On / On (Regist. Faces) / Off, Face registration, Face selection (Max. number of detectable faces: 8)

      • Touch Shutter


      • Digital zoom (Still Image)

        L: Approx. 4x, M: Approx. 5.6x, S: Approx. 8x

      • Auto Object Framing


      • PlayMemories Camera Apps™


      • Smart Teleconverter


      • Smile Shutter

        YES (selectable from 3 steps)

      • Digital zoom (Movie)

        Approx. 4x

      • Clear Image Zoom

        Still / Movie: Approx. 2x

      • Flash Sync. Speed

        1/160 sec.*11

      • Electronic Front Shutter Curtain


      • 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)

      • Shutter Type

        Electronically controlled, vertical-traverse, focal-plane type

      • SteadyShot

        Not supported (image stabilisation supported on lens)

      • Flash Modes

        Flash off, Autoflash, Fill-flash, Rear Sync., Slow Sync., Red-eye reduction (On/Off selectable)

      • Flash Type


      • Flash Compensation

        +/-2.0 EV (1/3 EV steps)

      • Flash Control

        Pre-flash TTL

      • Flash Range

        16 mm (focal-length printed on the lens body)

      • Type

        Built-in flash

      • Wireless Control

        Yes (Wi-Fi® Compatible, IEEE 802.11b/g/n (2.4 GHz band))

      • Speed (approx. max.)

        Continuous shooting: Max. 2.5fps, Speed Priority Continuous shooting: Max. 3.5fps*2

      • Continuous Drive Speed (approx. max.)

        3.5fps (in Speed Priority Continuous Shooting mode)

      • Drive Modes

        Single shooting, Continuous shooting, Speed Priority Continuous shooting, Self-timer (10/2 sec. delay selectable), Self-timer (Cont.) (10 sec. Delay, 3/5 exposures selectable), Bracketing (Cont., Single, White Balance, DRO)

      • Playback Modes

        Single (with or without shooting information, RGB histogram & highlight/shadow warning), 12/30-frame index view, Enlarged display mode (Maximum magnification L: 15.1x, M: 10.7x, S: 7.6x), 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

      • Wireless LAN (Built-In)

        Wi-Fi Compatible, IEEE802.11b/g/n (2.4GHz band)*4 Playback of still images and movies on smartphones, PCs and TVs

      • Interfaces

        Multi/Micro USB Terminal

      • HD Output

        HDMI micro connector (Type-D), BRAVIA™ Sync (link menu), PhotoTV HD, 4K still image playback

      • NFC™

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

      • Multi / Micro USB Terminal


      • PC Interface

        Mass-storage, MTP, PC remote

      • Others

        PC Remote

      • Microphone

        Built-in stereo microphone

      • Speaker

        Built-in, monaural

      • Compatible Standards

        Exif Print, Print Image Matching III, DPOF setting

      • Memory Function


      • Custom Function Type

        Custom key settings

      • Internal Battery Charge


      • External Power

        AC-PW20 AC Adaptor (optional)

      • Battery Life (CIPA, Movies)

        Actual*6*7: Approx. 95 min (CIPA standard) Continuous*6*8: Approx. 150 min (CIPA standard)

      • Battery Life (Still Images)

        Approx. 420 shots (CIPA standard)*5

      • Supplied Battery

        NP-FW50 W-series Rechargeable Battery Pack

      • Dimensions (W x H x D)

        Approx. 109.6 x 62.8 x 35.7 mm

      • Weight (with battery and memory card included)

        Approx. 210 g (Body Only) / Approx. 269 g (With battery and Memory Stick PRO Duo™)

      • Range

        32-104°F / 0-40°C

      • View on TV


      • Wireless and network capabilities

        Wi-Fi, NFC One-touch functionality, Downloadable camera apps

      • Upload to PC


      • View on Smartphone


      • Compatible OS

        Windows Vista® SP2 (Starter Edition is not supported), Windows® 7 SP1, Windows 8®, Mac OS X (v10.6-v10.8)

      • **

        *1 When using phase-detection AF, limited lenses will be compatible initially. Expansion is planned by body firmware update., *2 Varies according to shooting conditions or memory card used, *3 Supports Micro USB compatible device. *4 (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) *5 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.*6 Continuous movie recording is possible for approximately 29 minutes (limited by product specifications). *7 Indication recording time, which is defined by repeating the cycle: Power on, start recording, zoom , stand-by and power off., *8 The total movie recording time. When the limit of the continuous movie recording time (29 minutes) is reached, let the camera continue movie recording by pressing the MOVIE button again. No other operation such as zoom are performed., *9 NTSC/PAL compatibility depends on region., *10 Services vary by country., *11 With compatible Sony external flash

    • Lens SELP1650, Lens cap, Lens rear cap, Power code, Rechargeable Battery NP-FW50, AC Adaptor AC-UB10, Shoulder strap, Micro USB cable