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
  • Width
    4.4 in
  • Depth
    1.7 in
  • Height
    2.6 in
  • Weight
    10.26 oz
  • Enclosure Color
    black
  • Body Material
    magnesium alloy
  • Sensor Resolution
    24.3 Megapixel
  • Optical Sensor Type
    Exmor APS HD CMOS
  • Total Pixels
    24700000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    24300000 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)
  • Image Processor
    BIONZ
  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    25
  • AE/AF Control
    Subject-tracking AF
  • Face Detection Detalis
    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
  • Manufacturer
    Sony

Environmental Parameters

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

Camera

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

Display

  • Type
    3" LCD display
  • Display Format
    921,600 pixels
  • Display Form Factor
    folding

Carrying Case

  • Type
    none
  • Included Accessories
    USB cable, battery charger, body cap, cleaning cloth, lens cap, shoulder strap

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

Camera Flash

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

Lens System

  • Type
    3 x zoom lens - 18 - 55 mm - f/3.5-5.6
  • Lens Aperture
    f/3.5-5.6
  • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    27 m
  • Zoom Adjustment
    manual
  • Min Focus Range
    9.8 in
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic, manual
  • Optical Zoom
    3 x
  • Max View Angle
    76 degrees
  • Filter Size
    49 mm
  • Lens Brand
    Sony
  • Features
    aspherical lens

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    OLED
  • Viewfinder Colour Support
    color
  • Viewfinder Diagonal Size
    0.5 in
  • Viewfinder Resolution
    2359296 pixels
  • Field Coverage
    100%
  • Viewfinder Type
    OLED - OLED
  • Magnification
    1.09x
  • Dioptric Correction Range
    -4 to +4

Manufacturer Warranty

  • Service & Support
    1 year warranty

Memory / Storage

  • 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
  • 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

Additional Features

  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    10 frames per second
  • Self Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec
  • Flash Terminal
    hot shoe
  • Features
    1080p Full HD movie recording, Intelligent Scene Recognition (iSCN), 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, 3D Sweep Panorama technology, AE lock, AF lock, Chromatic Aberration Compensation (CAC), Dynamic Range Optimizer, High ISO NR, Intelligent AUTO (iAUTO)

Connections

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

Microphone

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    stereo

Software

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

Battery

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

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

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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