Sony Alpha NEX-7 Specifications

Sony Alpha NEX-7 (with 18-55mm lens)

Part Number: NEX-7K/B Released: March 1, 2012

General

  • Packaged Quantity
    1
  • Product Type
    Digital camera - mirrorless system
  • Enclosure Color
    black
  • Sensor Resolution
    24.3 Megapixel, 24.3 Megapixel
  • Optical Sensor Type
    Exmor APS HD CMOS
  • Total Pixels
    24,700,000 pixels pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    24,300,000 pixels 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)
  • Optical Zoom
    3 x
  • Image Processor
    BIONZ
  • Image Stabilizer
    optical (Steady Shot)
  • Auto Focus
    TTL contrast detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    25
  • AE/AF Control
    Subject-tracking AF
  • Face Detection
    Face Recognition, Smile Capture, Smile Shutter
  • Digital Video Format
    AVCHD, H.264
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG, MPO, RAW, RAW + JPEG
  • Max Video Resolution
    1920 x 1080
  • AV Interfaces
    HDMI, USB 2.0
  • HDR Mode
    Auto HDR mode
  • Print Standard
    DPOF support, Exif Print support, PRINT Image Matching
  • Auto Focus Features
    Predictive Focus Control
  • Interfaces Provided
    HDMI, USB 2.0
  • ISO (Max)
    16000
  • Manufacturer
    Sony

Exposure & White Balance

  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100-1600, ISO auto (100-16000)
  • Exposure Metering
    center-weighted, multi-segment, spot
  • Exposure Metering Zones
    1200
  • Exposure Modes
    aperture-priority, automatic, bulb, manual, program, shutter-priority
  • Shooting Programs
    handheld twilight, landscape, macro, night portrait, night view, portrait mode, sports mode, sunset
  • Special Effects
    Black & White, Rich-tone monochrome, Soft Focus, Soft High-key, Sunset, Toy camera, Vivid, partial color, HDR Painting, High contrast monochrome, Landscape, Miniature, Pop Color, Portrait, Posterization, Retro
  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    2500K - 9900K, cloudy, daylight, flash, fluorescent, incandescent, shade
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/4000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    30 sec
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±5 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

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, 9 groups / 11 elements
  • Filter Size
    49 mm
  • Lens System Mounting
    Sony E-mount
  • Features
    aspherical lens
  • Lens Mounting Type
    Sony E-mount

Camera Flash

  • Camera Flash
    pop-up flash
  • Guide Number (m / ISO 100)
    6
  • Flash Modes
    auto mode, fill-in mode, flash OFF mode, rear curtain sync, slow synchro
  • Features
    AF illuminator, flash +/- compensation, wireless off-camera control

Additional Features

  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    10 frames per second
  • Self Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec
  • Flash Terminal
    hot shoe
  • Additional Features
    1080p Full HD movie recording, High ISO NR, Intelligent Scene Recognition (iSCN), Intelligent AUTO (iAUTO), LCD live view mode, NR Slow Shutter, RGB primary color filter, Subject tracking technology, Sweep Panorama technology, automatic display brightness adjustment, camera orientation detection, date/time stamp, digital image rotation, 24p Cinema Mode, face detection, histogram display, peripheral illumination correction, saturation control, sharpness control, peripheral illumination correction, saturation control, sharpness control, face detection, histogram display, 3D Sweep Panorama technology, peripheral illumination correction, saturation control, sharpness control, AE lock, AF lock, Chromatic Aberration Compensation (CAC), Dynamic Range Optimizer, High ISO NR, Intelligent AUTO (iAUTO)

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    OLED - OLED, OLED
  • Viewfinder Color Support
    color
  • Viewfinder Diagonal Size
    0.5 in
  • Viewfinder Resolution
    2,359,296 pixels pixels
  • Field Coverage
    100%
  • Magnification
    1.09x
  • Dioptric Correction Range
    -4 to +4
  • Optical Viewfinder Field Coverage
    100%
  • Optical Viewfinder Magnification
    1.09x
  • Optical Viewfinder Dioptric Correction Range
    -4 to +4

Display

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

Microphone

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    stereo

Connections

  • Connector Type
    1 x Hi-Speed USB
    1 x HDMI output
  • Memory Card Slot
    Memory Stick PRO Duo card, SD card

Software

  • Software
    Drivers & Utilities, 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 10.3 - 10.6, MS Windows 7 SP1, MS Windows Vista SP2, MS Windows XP SP3
  • Peripheral Devices
    CD-ROM drive, USB port

Miscellaneous

  • Included Accessories
    USB cable, battery charger, body cap, cleaning cloth, lens cap, shoulder strap
  • Body Material
    magnesium alloy

Battery

  • Battery Type
    Sony NP-FW50, Sony NP-FW50
  • Details
    1 x Li-ion rechargeable battery - 1080 mAh ( included ), 1 x Li-ion rechargeable battery - 1080 mAh ( included )
  • Battery Life Details
    Photo shooting - 430 shots

Memory / Storage

  • Memory Card Slot
    Memory Stick PRO Duo card, SD card
  • Supported Memory Cards
    Memory Stick PRO Duo, Memory Stick PRO-HG Duo, Memory Stick PRO-HG Duo HX, SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card, SDXC Memory Card
  • Image Storage
    6000 x 4000
    4240 x 2832
    3008 x 2000
  • 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, 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

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    4.4 in
  • Depth
    1.7 in
  • Height
    2.6 in
  • Weight
    10.3 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-7 (with 18-55mm lens)

Part Number: NEX-7K/B Released: Mar 1, 2012
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