Sony Alpha NEX-5 Specifications

Sony Alpha NEX-5 (with 16mm lens, Silver)

Part Number: CNETSonyAlphaNEX-5silverwith16mmlens Released: July 15, 2010

General

  • Packaged Quantity
    1
  • Enclosure Color
    silver
  • Sensor Resolution
    14.2 Megapixel
  • Optical Sensor Type
    Exmor CMOS
  • Total Pixels
    14,600,000 pixels pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    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
    Dust Reduction (image sensor vibration)
  • Digital Zoom
    10 x
  • Image Processor
    BIONZ
  • Auto Focus
    TTL contrast detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    25
  • Digital Video Format
    AVCHD
  • Image Recording Format
    RAW
  • AV Interfaces
    HDMI
  • Manufacturer
    Sony

Exposure & White Balance

  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO auto (200-1600)
  • Exposure Metering
    multi-segment
  • Exposure Metering Zones
    49
  • Exposure Modes
    manual
  • Shooting Programs
    sunset
  • Special Effects
    Sunset
  • White Balance
    automatic
  • White Balance Presets
    incandescent
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/4000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    30 sec
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±2 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps
  • Auto Exposure Bracketing
    3 steps in 1/3 or 2/3 EV steps
  • X-sync Speed
    1/160 sec
  • Exposure Range
    EV 0-20 ( ISO 100 )

Lens System

  • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    24mm m
  • Focus Adjustment
    manual
  • Min Focus Range
    9.4 in
  • Max View Angle
    83 degrees
  • Lens Construction
    5 groups / 5 elements
  • Filter Size
    49 mm
  • Lens System Mounting
    Sony E-mount
  • Features
    aspherical lens

Camera Flash

  • Camera Flash
    detachable flash
  • Guide Number (m / ISO 100)
    7
  • Flash Modes
    rear curtain sync
  • Features
    flash +/- compensation
  • External Flash Name
    Sony HVL-F7S

Additional Features

  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    2.3 frames per second
  • Self Timer Delay
    2 sec
  • Flash Terminal
    hot shoe
  • Additional Features
    saturation control

Display

  • Resolution
    921,600 pixels
  • Display Features
    folding

Microphone

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    stereo

Connections

  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card

Software

  • Software
    Sony Image Data Converter SR

System Requirements for PC Connection

  • Operating System Support
    MS Windows Vista
  • Peripheral Devices
    USB port

Miscellaneous

  • Included Accessories
    dust cap
  • Body Material
    magnesium alloy

Battery

  • Battery Type
    Sony NP-FW50
  • Details
    1 x Li-ion rechargeable battery - 1080 mAh ( included )

Memory / Storage

  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card
  • Supported Memory Cards
    Memory Stick PRO-HG Duo HX
  • Image Storage
    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
    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
    8.1 oz

Environmental Parameters

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

General

  • Manufacturer
    Sony