• Lens Used

        Sony A-mount lenses, operation with Minolta/Konica Minolta lenses confirmed

      • Camera Type

        Interchangeable lens digital camera with built-in flash

      • Sensor

        23.2 x 15.4mm, "Exmor" APS HD CMOS sensor with RGB primary color filters

      • No. of Pixels

        Approx. 20.1 megapixels

      • Dust Reduction

        Charge protection coating on image sensor and image sensor shift mechanism

      • Picture Effects

        Posterization (Color), Posterization (B/W), Pop Color, Retro Photo, Partial Color (R), Partial Color (G), Partial Color (B), Partial Color (Y), High Contrast Monochrome, Toy Camera, Soft High-key, Soft Focus, HDR Painting, Rich-tone Mono, Miniature

      • D-Range Optimizer

        Off/(Auto, Level (1-5))

      • Colour Modes

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

      • Auto HDR

        Auto Exposure Diff., Adjustable Exposure Diff. (1 - 6EV in 1EV steps)

      • Image Size (Aspect ratio 3:2)

        L(20M): 5456 x 3632, M(10M): 3872×2576, S(5M): 2736x1824

      • Sweep Panorama (Wide)

        Horizontal(23M): 12,416 x 1,856, Vertical(12M): 5,536 x 2,160

      • Image Size (Aspect ratio 16:9)

        L(17M): 5456x3064, M(8.4M): 3872x2176, S(4.2M):2736x1536

      • Creative Style

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

      • Noise Reduction

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

      • Image Quality Modes

        RAW, RAW+JPEG, JPEG Fine, JPEG Standard

      • Recording Media

        Memory Stick PRO Duo, Memory Stick PRO-HG Duo, Memory Stick XC-HG Duo, SD memory card, SDHC memory card, SDXC memory card

      • Sweep Panorama (Standard)

        Horizontal(15M): 8,192 x 1,856, Vertical(8.4M): 3,872 x 2,160

      • File Format

        JPEG (DCF Ver. 2.0, Exif Ver. 2.3, MPF Baseline compliant), RAW (Sony ARW 2.3 format), RAW & JPEG

      • Recording Format

        AVCHD Ver. 2.0 compliant, MP4

      • Settings

        Auto WB, Daylight, Shade, Cloudy, Incandescent, Fluorescent, Flash, C.Tem , C.Filter , Custom

      • Compensation

        Approx. 2.5 to 4.5 steps in shutter speeds (Varies according to shooting conditions and lens used)

      • System

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

      • Sensitivity

        EV-2 to EV17 (at ISO100 equivalent with F1.4 lens attached)

      • LCD Monitor

        2.7-inch (100% field of view), 460,800-dot TFT

      • Metering

        1200-zone evaluative metering

      • Image Sensor

        "Exmor" APS HD CMOS sensor

      • Coverage


      • Focus Modes

        Single-shot AF (AF-S), Continuous AF (AF-C), Automatic AF (AF-A) selectable*1

      • Main Features

        Focus areas selection (wide area / 15-point local frame selection /Zone/Spot/Local selectable), predictive focus for moving subjects, focus lock, Eye-start AF

      • Sensitivity Range

        EV -1 to 18 (at ISO100 equivalent, with F2.8 lens attached)

      • Sensor

        CCD line sensors

      • AF Illuminator

        built -in, Flash type (Approx. 1m - 5m)

      • Type

        TTL Phase-detection system

      • Exposure Modes

        iAUTO, Flash Off, Superior Auto, Scene Selection, Sweep Panorama, Picture Effect, Continuous Advance, Priority AE, Movie, Programmed AE (P), Aperture priority (A), Shutter-speed priority (S), Manual (M)

      • Scene Selector

        Portrait, Landscape, Macro, Sports action, Sunset, Night portrait, Night scene, Hand-held Twilight

      • Exposure Compensation

        Still images: +/- 3.0EV (0.3EV steps), Movies: +/- 2.0EV (0.3EV steps)

      • AE Lock


      • Metering Type

        1200-zone evaluative metering

      • Metering Sensor

        "Exmor" APS HD CMOS sensor

      • Flash Compensation

        +/- 2.0EV (0.3EV steps)

      • Guide Number

        10 (in meters at ISO100)

      • Type

        Built-in, auto pop-up

      • Flash Modes

        Flash off, Autoflash, Fill-flash, Slow Sync., Red-eye reduction (on/off selectable), Rear Sync., Wireless*2, Hi-speed Sync.*2

      • Flash Coverage

        18mm (focal-length printed on the lens body)

      • Recycling Time

        Approx. 4 sec

      • Type

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

      • Flash Sync Speed

        1/160 sec.

      • Speed Range

        "Still images: 1/4000 to 30 sec/Bulb, Movies: 1/4000 to 1/4 (1/3 step), up to 1/30 in AUTO mode"

      • Type

        1.0 cm (0.39 type) electronic viewfinder (color), Xtra Fine

      • Magnification

        Approx. 0.88x (with 50mm lens at infinity)

      • Diopter Control

        -4.0 to +4.0m

      • Continuous Shooting Rate

        Hi: Maximum 5frames per second, Lo: Maximum 2.5 frames per second*3

      • White Balance Bracketing

        3 frames, H/L selectable

      • Continuous Shooting Limit

        Fine: 7 images, Standard: 8 images, RAW & JPEG: 5 images, RAW: 6 images*3 *4

      • External Power Source

        AC Adaptor AC-PW10AM (sold separately)

      • Battery

        One rechargeable battery pack NP-FM500H

      • Battery Performance

        Approx. 690 shots (Viewfinder), Approx. 700 shots (LCD monitor) (CIPA standard)

      • HDMI Out

        HDMI Micro connector (Type-D), BRAVIA Sync (link menu), PhotoTV HD

      • PC Interface

        Multi/Micro USB Terminal, Hi-speed USB (USB2.0) :Mass-storage, MTP/ Muliti(REMOTE)/Micro USB type B

      • Weight

        Approx. 492 g (body only)

      • Dimensions (W x H x D)

        Approx. 128.6mm x 95.5mm x 77.7mm (excl. protrusions)

  • Features and specifications are subject to change without notice.
    *1 When using 102 points assist AF or AF‑D, limited lenses will be compatible initially. Expansion is planned by body firmware update.
    *2 With compatible external flash
    *3 Varies according to shooting conditions or memory card used
    *4 Continuous drive (Hi) in Drive mode