Sony Alpha NEX-5 (with 18-55mm lens, Black) Specifications

Sony Alpha NEX-5 (with 18-55mm lens, Black)

Part Number: CNETSonyAlphaNEX-5blackwith18-55mmlens

General

  • Packaged Quantity
    1
  • Product Type
    Digital camera - mirrorless system
  • Enclosure Color
    black
  • Sensor Resolution
    16.1 Megapixel, 14.2 Megapixel
  • Optical Sensor Type
    Exmor APS HD CMOS
  • Total Pixels
    16,700,000 pixels pixels, 14,600,000 pixels pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    16,100,000 pixels pixels, 14,200,000 pixels pixels
  • Optical Sensor Size
    15.6 x 23.4mm
  • Field of View Crop Factor
    1.5
  • Sensor Dust Reduction
    Yes
  • Sensor Features
    Anti-Dust coating, Dust Reduction (image sensor vibration)
  • Wireless Connection
    IEEE 802.11b/g/n
  • Optical Zoom
    3 x
  • Digital Zoom
    4 x
  • Image Processor
    BIONZ
  • Image Stabilizer
    optical (Steady Shot)
  • Auto Focus
    TTL contrast detection, TTL contrast and phase detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    25, 99
  • AE/AF Control
    Face-priority AF, Predictive AI Servo AF, Subject-tracking AF, Touch Area AF
  • Face Detection
    Face Detection AF/AE/FE/WB, Smile Shutter
  • Digital Video Format
    AVCHD, H.264, MPEG-4
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG, RAW, RAW + JPEG
  • Max Video Resolution
    1920 x 1080
  • AV Interfaces
    HDMI, USB 2.0
  • Surround Sound
    Dolby Digital AC-3 (2 channel) recording
  • HDR Mode
    Auto HDR mode
  • Sensors
    Digital level meter
  • Print Standard
    DPOF support, Exif Print support, PRINT Image Matching
  • Interfaces Provided
    HDMI, USB 2.0
  • ISO (Max)
    12800, 25600
  • Manufacturer
    Sony

Exposure & White Balance

  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 200-12800, ISO 100-25600, ISO auto (200-1600), ISO auto (100-3200)
  • Exposure Metering
    center-weighted, multi-segment, spot
  • Exposure Metering Zones
    49, 1200
  • Exposure Modes
    aperture-priority, automatic, bulb, manual, program, shutter-priority
  • Shooting Programs
    anti-motion blur, handheld twilight, handheld twilight, landscape, macro, landscape, macro, night portrait, night portrait, night view, portrait mode, night view, portrait mode, sports mode, sports mode, sunset, sunset
  • Special Effects
    Black & White, Rich-tone monochrome, Soft Focus, Soft High-key, Sunset, Toy camera, Vivid, partial color, Landscape, HDR Painting, Neutral, High contrast monochrome, Portrait, Landscape, Sunset, Miniature, Pop Color, Vivid, Portrait, Posterization, Retro
  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    2500K - 9900K, cloudy, cloudy, daylight, daylight, flash, flash, fluorescent, fluorescent, incandescent, incandescent, shade, shade
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/4000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    30 sec
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±2 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps, ±3 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps
  • Auto Exposure Bracketing
    3 steps, 3 steps in 1/3 or 2/3 EV steps
  • X-sync Speed
    1/160 sec
  • Exposure Range
    EV 0-20 ( ISO 100 )
  • Retouch
    Face retouch

Lens System

  • Type
    3 x zoom lens - 18 - 55 mm - f/3.5-5.6
  • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    27 - 82.5mm m
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic, manual
  • Min Focus Range
    9.8 in
  • Max View Angle
    76 degrees
  • Zoom Adjustment
    manual
  • Lens Construction
    9 groups / 11 elements
  • Filter Size
    49 mm
  • Lens System Mounting
    Sony E-mount
  • Features
    aspherical lens, full-time manual focusing
  • Lens Mounting Type
    Sony E-mount

Camera Flash

  • Camera Flash
    detachable flash
  • Guide Number (m / ISO 100)
    7
  • Flash Modes
    auto mode, fill-in mode, flash OFF mode, rear curtain sync, slow synchro, red-eye reduction, slow synchro
  • Features
    AF illuminator, flash +/- compensation, wireless off-camera control
  • External Flash Name
    Sony HVL-F7S

Additional Features

  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    10 frames per second, 2.3 frames per second, 7 frames per second, 3 frames per second
  • Self Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec
  • Flash Terminal
    hot shoe
  • Additional Features
    1080i Full HD movie recording, 1080p Full HD movie recording, accessories hot shoe, DLNA support, Dynamic Range Optimizer, automatic display brightness adjustment, Eye-Fi Card Ready, built-in help guide, built-in speaker, High ISO NR, date/time stamp, Intelligent AUTO (iAUTO), Lens Distortion Compensation (LDC), digital noise reduction, face detection, PhotoTV HD, highlight point display, PlayMemories Camera Apps support, histogram display, RGB primary color filter, saturation control, Smart Zoom, 24p Cinema Mode, AE lock, Superior Auto mode, shadow point display, Sweep Panorama technology, sharpness control, USB charging, Wi-Fi Direct, built-in help guide, built-in speaker, camera orientation detection, face detection, high ISO speed noise reduction, histogram display, AE lock, AF lock, long exposure noise reduction, peripheral illumination correction, saturation control, face retouch, sharpness control, high ISO speed noise reduction, histogram display, long exposure noise reduction, peripheral illumination correction, saturation control, sharpness control, AF lock, Dynamic Range Optimizer, histogram display, long exposure noise reduction, peripheral illumination correction, saturation control, sharpness control, touch-screen control, Auto Portrait Framing, Intelligent Scene Recognition (iSCN), LCD live view mode, BRAVIA Sync function, By Pixel Super Resolution technology, RGB primary color filter, Chromatic Aberration Compensation (CAC), Smile Detection technology, Clear Image Zoom, Sweep Panorama technology

Display

  • Type
    3" LCD display
  • Resolution
    921,600 pixels
  • Display Features
    folding

Microphone

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    stereo

Connections

  • Memory Card Slot
    Memory Stick PRO Duo card, Memory Stick Duo card, SD card

Software

  • Software
    Drivers & Utilities, Sony PlayMemories Mobile, Sony Image Data Converter SR, Sony Image Data Lightbox SR, Sony Picture Motion Browser

System Requirements for PC Connection

  • Operating System Support
    Apple Mac OS X 10.1.3 or later, MS Windows 2000 Professional, MS Windows 7 SP1, MS Windows Vista, MS Windows Vista SP2, MS Windows XP SP3, MS Windows XP SP2
  • Peripheral Devices
    CD-ROM drive, USB port

Miscellaneous

  • Included Accessories
    AC power adapter, USB cable, USB cable, battery charger, body cap, dust cap, flash carrying case, lens cap, shoulder strap
  • Body Material
    magnesium alloy

Battery

  • Battery Type
    Sony NP-FW50
  • Details
    1 x Li-ion rechargeable battery - 1080 mAh ( included ), 1 x Sony NP-FW50 Li-ion rechargeable battery - 1080 mAh ( included )
  • Battery Life Details
    Photo shooting - 330 shots

Memory / Storage

  • Memory Card Slot
    Memory Stick PRO Duo card, Memory Stick Duo card, SD card
  • Supported Memory Cards
    Memory Stick PRO Duo, Memory Stick Duo, Memory Stick PRO-HG Duo, Memory Stick PRO Duo, Memory Stick PRO-HG Duo, SD Memory Card, Memory Stick PRO-HG Duo HX, SDHC Memory Card, SDXC Memory Card, SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card, SDXC Memory Card
  • Image Storage
    4592 x 3056
    4592 x 2576
    3344 x 2224
    3344 x 1872
    2288 x 1520
    2288 x 1280, 4912 x 3264
    4912 x 2760
    3568 x 2368
    3568 x 2000
    2448 x 1624
    2448 x 1376
  • Video Capture
    AVCHD - 1920 x 1080 - 60 fps
    MPEG-4 - 1440 x 1080 - 30 fps
    MPEG-4 - 640 x 480 - 30 fps

Manufacturer Warranty

  • Service & Support
    1 year warranty

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    4.4 in
  • Depth
    1.5 in
  • Height
    2.3 in
  • Weight
    7.7 oz, 8.1 oz

Environmental Parameters

  • Min Operating Temperature
    32 °F
  • Max Operating Temperature
    104 °F

Main Features

  • Image stabilizer feature
    Optical stabilization helps prevent blurry pictures, especially for handheld cameras at slow shutter speeds or when using high optical zoom. This camera utilizes built-in Super SteadyShot stabilization to assist in taking sharper pictures.

General

  • Manufacturer
    Sony

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Sony Alpha NEX-5 (with 18-55mm lens, Black)

Part Number: CNETSonyAlphaNEX-5blackwith18-55mmlens
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