• Lens Used

        Sony A-mount lens, Minolta and Konica Minolta AF lenses

      • Camera Type

        Interchangeable lens digital camera with built-in flash

      • Sensor

        23.5 x 15.6mm (APS-C type), Exmor APS HD CMOS sensor with RGB primary colour filter

      • No. of Pixels

        Total: 24.7 megapixels; Effective: 24.3 megapixels

      • Sensitivity

        ISO 100 to 16000 equivalent (expandable to ISO 50), AUTO (ISO 100 to 12800 selectable with upper or lower limit)

      • Dust Reduction

        Charge protection coating on low pass filter and image-sensor shift mechanism

      • D-Range Optimizer

        Off / Auto

      • Colour Modes

        sRGB, Adobe RGB

      • Auto HDR

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

      • Picture Effect

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

      • Image Size (Aspect ratio 3:2)

        L(24M): 6,000 x 4,000; M(12M): 4,240 x 2,832; S(6M): 3,008 x 2,000

      • Sweep Panorama (Wide)

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

      • Image Size (Aspect ratio 16:9)

        L(20M): 6,000 x 3,376; M(10M): 4,240 x 2,400; S(5.1M): 3,008 x 1,688

      • Creative Style

        Standard, Vivid, Neutral, Clear, Deep, Light, Portrait, Landscape, Sunset, Night Scene, Autumn Leaves, B/W, Sepia, Saturation, Sharpness

      • Noise Reduction

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

      • Image Quality Modes

        Standard, Fine, Extra Fine, RAW, RAW+JPEG

      • 3D Sweep Panorama (Standard)

        (5.3 M): 4,912 x 1,080; 16:9 (2.1 M): 1,920 x 1,080

      • Recording Media

        Memory Stick Pro Duo, Memory Stick PRO-HG Duo, SD Memory card, SDHC Memory card, SDXC Memory card

      • 3D Sweep Panorama (Wide)

        (7.7 M): 7,152 x 1,080

      • Sweep Panorama (Standard)

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

      • File Format

        JPEG (DCF2.0, Exif 2.3), RAW (ARW 2.3 format), RAW + JPEG, 3D still image MPO

      • Image Size (AVCHD)

        1920 x 1080 (50p/28Mbps/PS, 50i/24Mbps/FX, 50i/17Mbps/FH, 25p/24Mbps/FX, 25p/17Mbps/FH)

      • Recording Format

        AVCHD / MP4

      • Image Size (MP4)

        1,440 x 1,080 (25 fps / Average bit rate 12 Mbps), 640 x 480 (25 fps / Average bit rate 3 Mbps)

      • Setting

        Auto, Daylight, Shade, Cloudy, Incandescent, Fluorescent (Warm White, Cool White, Day White), Flash, C. Temp 2500 to 9900k with 15-step, C. Filter (G7 to M7, A7 to B7), Custom, AWB micro adjustment

      • Compensation

        Approx. 2.5 - 4.5 EV decrease in shutter speed (varies according to conditions and lens used)

      • System

        Image-sensor shift mechanism

      • LCD Monitor

        3.0-inch (100% field of view), 921,600-dot TFT, Xtra Fine LCD with TruBlack technology

      • Focus Modes

        Single-shot AF, Auto AF, Continuous AF, Manual Focus

      • Main Features

        Focus areas selection (wide area / 19-point local frame selection / fixed centre spot focus), predictive focus for moving subjects, auto-tracking focus point, focus lock

      • Sensitivity Range

        -1EV - 18EV, ISO 100 equivalent

      • Sensor

        CCD line sensors

      • AF Illuminator

        Range: 1 - 7m

      • Type

        TTL phase-detection system

      • Exposure Modes

        AUTO, AUTO Advanced (AUTO+), Scene Selection, Sweep Panorama (2D/3D), Tele-zoom Continuous Advance Priority AE, Movie, Program AE, Aperture priority, Shutter-speed priority, Manual

      • Scene Selector

        Portrait, Landscape, Macro, Sports, Sunset, Night view / Night portrait, Hand-held Twilight

      • Exposure Compensation

        +/- 5EV (1/3 EV, 1/2 EV increments selectable)

      • AE Lock

        Yes

      • Metering Type

        1200-zone evaluative metering

      • Metering Sensor

        Exmor APS HD CMOS sensor

      • Metering Range

        2EV - 17EV, ISO 100 equivalent with F1.4 lens

      • Flash Metering and Control

        ADI/ Pre- flash TTL / Manual flash

      • Flash Compensation

        +/- 3EV (1/3 EV, 1/2 EV increments switchable)

      • Guide Number

        GN 12 (in meters at ISO 100)

      • Type

        Built-in Auto Pop-up

      • Flash Modes

        Auto (Flash-off), Auto, Fill flash, Red-eye reduction, Rear Sync, Slow sync, High-speed sync*, Wireless* *Requires compatible external flash

      • Flash Coverage

        16mm (focal length printed on lens)

      • Recycling Time

        Approx. 3 seconds

      • Type

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

      • Flash Sync Speed

        1/250 sec

      • Speed Range

        1/8000 sec. - 30 sec., bulb

      • Magnification

        1.09x (with 50mm lens at infinity)

      • Diopter Control

        -4.0 to +3.0m

      • Eye Relief

        Approx. 27mm from the eyepiece lens, 22mm from the eyepiece frame (CIPA Standard)

      • Field of View

        100%

      • Type

        Electronic viewfinder (color)

      • Exposure Bracketing

        3/5 continuous exposures selectable, in 0.3/0.5/0.7/2.0*/3.0* increment. *limited to 3 frames

      • Continuous Shooting Limit

        Extra Fine: 13 frames, Fine: 18 frames, Standard: 18 frames, RAW: 13 frames, RAW+JPEG: 11 frames (Fine: 17 frames, Standard: 17 frames on Tele-zoom Continuous Advance Priority AE mode)

      • White Balance Bracketing

        3 frames, H/L selectable

      • Continuous Shooting Rate

        Up to 12 fps in Tele-zoom Continuous Advance Priority AE mode, Up to 8 fps in Continuous mode

      • Self-timer

        10 sec., 2 sec.

      • Printing Output Control

        Exif Print, Print Image Matching III, DPOF setting

      • External Power Source

        AC adaptor - AC-PW10AM (optional)

      • Battery

        Rechargeable battery pack NP-FM500H

      • Battery Performance

        Approx. 470 shots(EVF) / Approx. 530 shots(LCD) (CIPA measurement)

      • Sync. Terminal

        Yes

      • HDMI Out

        HDMI mini connector

      • PC Interface

        USB2.0 Hi-Speed (mass storage mode / MTP mode)

      • Weight

        Approx. 653g (not including battery, memory card or accessories)

      • Dimensions (W x H x D)

        Approx. 142.6 x 104.0 x 80.9mm (excl. protrusions)

      • Range

        0° - 40° C