Sigma SD14 Specifications

Sigma SD14

Sigma SD14

Part Number: Sigma SD14 (Reviewed)

General

  • Depth
    3.2 in
  • Sensor Resolution
    14.0 Megapixel
  • Optical Sensor Type
    X3 CMOS
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    14066208 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Size
    13.8 x 20.7mm
  • System
    TTL phase detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    5
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG, RAW
  • Interfaces Provided
    USB 2.0, composite video/audio
  • Manufacturer
    SIGMA

Exposure & White Balance

  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100, ISO 1600, ISO 200, ISO 400, ISO 800
  • Exposure Metering
    Center-weighted
  • Exposure Metering Zones
    8
  • Exposure Modes
    aperture-priority, automatic, bulb, manual, program, shutter-priority
  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    flash, fluorescent, incandescent, overcast, shade, sunlight
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/4000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    30 sec
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±3 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps
  • Auto Exposure Bracketing
    3 steps in 1/3 EV step
  • X-sync Speed
    1/180 sec
  • Exposure Range
    EV 1-20 ( ISO 100 )

Display

  • Type
    2.5" LCD display
  • Display Format
    150,000 pixels
  • Display Form Factor
    built-in

Camera Flash

  • Type
    pop-up flash
  • Guide Number (m / ISO 100)
    11
  • Red Eye Reduction
    Yes
  • Flash Modes
    Auto mode, Red-eye reduction, Flash OFF mode, Slow flash mode

Carrying Case

  • Type
    none

Lens System

  • Focus Adjustment
    Manual
  • Lens Included
    body only

Memory / Storage

  • Supported Memory Cards
    CompactFlash, Microdrive
  • Image Storage
    RAW 2640 x 1760 - 13.3 MB
    RAW 1776 x 1184 - 6.6 MB
    RAW 1296 x 864 - 3.3 MB
    Super-fine JPEG 4608 x 3072 - 7.5 MB
    Fine JPEG 4608 x 3072 - 4.6 MB
    Normal JPEG 4608 x 3072 - 3.2 MB
    Super-fine JPEG 2640 x 1760 - 3.3 MB
    Fine JPEG 2640 x 1760 - 1.9 MB
    Normal JPEG 2640 x 1760 - 1.3 MB
    Super-fine JPEG 1776 x 1184 - 1.6 MB
    Fine JPEG 1776 x 1184 - 0.9 MB
    Normal JPEG 1776 x 1184 - 0.6 MB
    Super-fine JPEG 1296 x 864 - 0.8 MB
    Fine JPEG 1296 x 864 - 0.5 MB
    Normal JPEG 1296 x 864 - 0.3 MB

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    fixed eye-level pentaprism
  • Viewfinder Color Support
    Color
  • Viewfinder Type
    Optical - fixed eye-level pentaprism
  • Optical Viewfinder Field Coverage
    99 x 98%
  • Optical Viewfinder Magnification
    0.9x
  • Optical Viewfinder Dioptric Correction Range
    -3 to +1.5
  • Viewfinder Frames
    Autofocus frame

Additional Features

  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    2 frames per second, 3 frames per second
  • Self Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec
  • Flash Terminal
    hot shoe
  • Features
    AE lock, AF lock, auto power save

Connections

  • Memory Card Slot
    CompactFlash Card
  • Type
    DC power input, USB, composite video output
  • Qty
    1

Shutter

  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/4000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    30 sec
  • X-sync Speed
    1/180 sec

Software

  • Type
    Drivers & Utilities

Battery

  • Technology
    lithium ion
  • Battery Type
    Sigma BP-21
  • Details
    1 x Li-ion rechargeable battery ( included )
  • Battery Form Factor
    manufacturer specific
  • Manufacturer Battery Name
    Sigma BP-21

Header

  • Brand
    SIGMA
  • Product Line
    Sigma SD
  • Model
    14
  • Packaged Quantity
    1

CE System

  • Remote Control
    optional

Video Input

  • Type
    digital camera
  • Digital Camera Type
    SLR
  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    2 frames per second, 3 frames per second
  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100, ISO 1600, ISO 200, ISO 400, ISO 800
  • ISO (Max)
    1600
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG, RAW
  • Interfaces Provided
    USB 2.0, composite video/audio
  • Flash Terminal
    hot shoe
  • Self Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec
  • Lens Mounting Type
    Sigma SA
  • Features
    AE lock, AF lock, auto power save

Lens System Mounting

  • Mounting Type
    Sigma SA

Exposure Parameters

  • Exposure Metering
    Center-weighted
  • Exposure Metering Zones
    8
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±3 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps
  • Exposure Modes
    aperture-priority, automatic, bulb, manual, program, shutter-priority
  • Auto Exposure Bracketing
    3 steps in 1/3 EV step

Exposure Range

  • Light Metering Range
    EV 1-20
  • Sensitivity
    ISO 100

White Balance

  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    flash, fluorescent, incandescent, overcast, shade, sunlight

Auto Focus

  • System
    TTL phase detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    5

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    5.7 in
  • Height
    4.2 in
  • Weight
    1.54 lbs

Optical Sensor

  • Sensor Resolution
    14 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Type
    X3 CMOS
  • Optical Sensor Size
    13.8 x 20.7mm
  • Optical Sensor Size (metric)
    13.8 x 20.7 mm
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    14066208 pixels

Camera Display

  • Type
    LCD display
  • Display Form Factor
    built-in
  • Diagonal Size
    2.5 in
  • Diagonal Size (metric)
    6.4 cm
  • Display Format
    150,000 pixels

Camera Memory

  • Memory Card Slot
    CompactFlash Card
  • Supported Memory Cards
    CompactFlash, Microdrive

Optical Viewfinder

  • Type
    fixed eye-level pentaprism
  • Field Coverage
    99 x 98%
  • Magnification
    0.9x
  • Dioptric Correction Range
    -3 to +1.5
  • Viewfinder Frames
    autofocus frame

Still Image Storage Capacity

  • Image Quality
    fine, super-fine, normal
  • Image Resolution
    1296 x 864, 2640 x 1760, 4608 x 3072, 1776 x 1184
  • Still Image Format
    JPEG, RAW
  • Image File Size
    0.3 MB, 0.5 MB, 3.3 MB, 4.6 MB, 6.6 MB, 7.5 MB, 0.6 MB, 0.8 MB, 0.9 MB, 1.3 MB, 1.6 MB, 1.9 MB, 13.3 MB, 3.2 MB

Supported Battery Details

  • Quantity
    1
  • Details
    Li-ion rechargeable battery
  • Included
    included

CNET Labs' Benchmarks

  • Labs information
    All values are expressed in seconds. Please visit our <ref type="link" url="http://reviews.cnet.com/Labs/4520-6603 7-1014358-1.html">labs information page</ref> for information on how digital cameras are tested.
  • CNET Labs Shutter lag bright
    0.7
  • CNET Labs Wake up time
    1.8
  • CNET Labs Flash shot to shot time
    1.5
  • CNET Labs Raw shot to shot time
    0.9
  • CNET Labs Typical burst speed
    2.3
  • CNET Labs Shot to shot time typical
    0.8

General

  • Manufacturer
    SIGMA

Where to Buy

Sigma SD14

Part Number: Sigma SD14

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