Lens Compatibility
Sony E-mount lenses
Lens Mount
Sony E-mount lenses
Sensor Type
Number Of Pixels (Effective)
Anti-Dust System
Charge protection coating on Optical Filter and ultrasonic vibration mechanism
APS-C type (23.5 x 15.6mm)
Image Sensor Aspect Ratio
Number of Pixels (total)
Approx. 24.7 megapixels
Recording Format (Movie)
AVCHD 2.0 / MP4
Multi Frame NR
Auto/ ISO 100 to 51200
Focus Type
Fast Hybrid AF(phase-detection AF/contrast-detection AF)
Built-in flash
AF Illuminator range
Approx. 0.3 - approx. 3.0m (with E PZ 16-50mm F3.5-5.6 OSS lens attached)
Exposure Compensation
+/- 5.0EV(1/3 EV, 1/2 EV steps selectable)
Metering Sensor
Exmor™" APS HD CMOS sensor"
Metering Type
1200-zone evaluative metering
Metering Sensitivity
EV0 to EV20 (at ISO100 equivalent with F2.8 lens attached)
ISO Sensitivity (Recommended Exposure Index)
ISO 100-25600
Dioptre Adjustment
-4.0 to +3.0m-1
Field Coverage
Viewfinder Type
0.39"-type electronic viewfinder (color)
Number of Dots
1 440 000 dots
Focus Magnifier
Yes (5.9x, 11.7x)
Monitor Type
3.0" wide type TFT LCD
Quick Navi
Total Number of Dots
921,600 dots
Image Processor
Digital zoom (Still Image)
L:Approx. 4x;M:Approx. 5.7x;S:Approx. 8x
PlayMemories Camera Apps™
Smile Shutter
Yes (selectable from 3 steps)
Digital zoom (Movie)
Approx. 4x
Clear Image Zoom
Approx. 2x
Flash Sync. Speed
1/160 sec.
Electronic Front Shutter Curtain
Yes (On/Off)
Shutter Speed
Still images:1/4000 to 30 sec, Bulb, Movies: 1/4000 to 1/4(1/3 steps) up to 1/50 in AUTO mode (up to 1/25 in Auto slow shutter mode)
Not supported (image stabilisation supported on lens)
Flash Compensation
+/- 3.0 EV (switchable between 1/3 and 1/2 EV steps)
Continuous Drive Speed (approx. max.)
11 fps (in High Continuous shooting)
One-touch remote, One-touch sharing
Multi Interface Shoe
PC Interface
Mass-storage, MTP, PC remote
Multi/Micro USB Terminal, NFC, Wireless LAN(built-in), HDMI micro connector(Type-D), BRAVIA Sync(link menu), PhotoTV HD, 4Kstill image PB, Multi Interface Shoe, PC Remote
Battery Life (Still Images)
Up to 360 shots
Internal Battery Charge
Supplied Battery
NP-FW50 W-series Rechargeable Battery Pack
Dimensions (W x H x D)
120 x 66.9 x 45.1 mm
Weight (with battery and memory card included)
285 g (Body Only) / 344 g (With battery and media)
View on TV
Wireless & Network Capabilities
Wi-Fi, NFC One-touch functionality, Downloadable Camera Apps
View on Smartphone
  • Micro USB cable
  • AC adaptor (AC-UB10)
  • Rechargeable battery pack (NP-FW50)
  • Shoulder strap
  • SEL55210
  • SELP1650
  • Lens hood
  • Lens cap
  • Lens rear cap
  • Eyepiece cup