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
  • Width
    4.4 in
  • Depth
    1.5 in
  • Height
    2.3 in
  • Weight
    7.69 oz, 8.08 oz
  • Enclosure Color
    black
  • Body Material
    magnesium alloy
  • Sensor Resolution
    16.1 Megapixel, 14.2 Megapixel
  • Optical Sensor Type
    Exmor APS HD CMOS
  • Total Pixels
    14600000 pixels, 16700000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    14200000 pixels, 16100000 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Size
    15.6 x 23.5mm
  • 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
  • Digital Zoom
    4 x
  • Image Processor
    BIONZ
  • System
    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 Detalis
    Face Detection AF/AE/FE/WB, Smile Shutter
  • Digital Video Format
    AVCHD, MPEG-4, H.264
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG, RAW, RAW + JPEG
  • Max Video Resolution
    1920 x 1080
  • AV Interfaces
    HDMI, USB 2.0
  • Manufacturer
    Sony

Carrying Case

  • Type
    none
  • Included Accessories
    AC power adapter, USB cable, USB cable, battery charger, body cap, dust cap, flash carrying case, lens cap, shoulder strap

Camera

  • Image Stabilizer
    optical (Steady Shot)
  • Lens Mounting
    Sony E-mount

Display

  • Display Format
    921,600 pixels
  • Display Form Factor
    folding

Environmental Parameters

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

Exposure & White Balance

  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100-25600, ISO 200-12800, ISO auto (100-3200), ISO auto (200-1600)
  • Exposure Metering
    center-weighted, multi-segment, spot
  • Exposure Metering Zones
    49, 1200
  • Exposure Modes
    aperture-priority, automatic, bulb, manual, program, shutter-priority
  • Shooting Programs
    handheld twilight, anti-motion blur, landscape, handheld twilight, macro, landscape, macro, night portrait, night portrait, night view, night view, portrait mode, portrait mode, sports mode, sunset, sports mode, sunset
  • Special Effects
    Black & White, Rich-tone monochrome, Soft Focus, Soft High-key, Sunset, Toy camera, Vivid, partial color, Landscape, HDR Painting, High contrast monochrome, Neutral, Landscape, Portrait, 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 )

Camera Flash

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

Lens System

  • Lens Aperture
    f/3.5-5.6
  • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    27 m
  • Zoom Adjustment
    manual
  • Min Focus Range
    9.8 in
  • Lens Construction
    9 groups / 11 elements
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic, manual
  • Optical Zoom
    3 x
  • Max View Angle
    76 degrees
  • Filter Size
    49 mm
  • Features
    aspherical lens, full-time manual focusing

Memory / Storage

  • Supported Memory Cards
    Memory Stick Duo, Memory Stick PRO Duo, Memory Stick PRO Duo, Memory Stick PRO-HG 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
    4912 x 3264
    4912 x 2760
    3568 x 2368
    3568 x 2000
    2448 x 1624
    2448 x 1376, 4592 x 3056
    4592 x 2576
    3344 x 2224
    3344 x 1872
    2288 x 1520
    2288 x 1280
  • Video Capture
    AVCHD - 1920 x 1080 - 60 fps - 28Mbps
    AVCHD - 1920 x 1080 - 60 fps - 24Mbps
    AVCHD - 1920 x 1080 - 60 fps - 17Mbps
    AVCHD - 1920 x 1080 - 24 fps - 24Mbps
    AVCHD - 1920 x 1080 - 24 fps - 17Mbps
    H.264 - 1440 x 1080 - 30 fps - 12Mbps
    H.264 - 640 x 480 - 30 fps - 3Mbps

Manufacturer Warranty

  • Service & Support
    1 year warranty

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    none

Additional Features

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

Connections

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

Microphone

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    stereo

Software

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

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 )

System Requirements for PC Connection

  • Operating System Support
    Apple Mac OS X 10.3 - 10.8, 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

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

Where to Buy

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

Part Number: CNETSonyAlphaNEX-5blackwith18-55mmlens
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