Sony Alpha A700 Specs

Sony Alpha A700 (with 18mm-70mm lens)

Part Number: DSLR-A700K

General

  • Sensor Resolution
    12.24 Megapixel
  • Enclosure Material
    magnesium alloy
  • Optical Sensor Type
    Exmor CMOS
  • Optical Sensor Size
    15.6 x 23.5mm
  • Field of View Crop Factor
    1.5
  • Sensor Dust Reduction
    Yes
  • Sensor Features
    Anti-Dust technology
  • Image Processor
    BIONZ
  • System
    TTL phase detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    11
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG, RAW, RAW + JPEG
  • AV Interfaces
    HDMI, USB 2.0, composite video/audio
  • Manufacturer
    Sony

Exposure & White Balance

  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100, ISO 160, ISO 1600, ISO 200, ISO 3200, ISO 400, ISO 4000, ISO 5000, ISO 800, ISO auto
  • Exposure Metering
    center-weighted, multi-segment, spot
  • Exposure Metering Zones
    40
  • Exposure Modes
    aperture-priority, automatic, bulb, manual, program, shutter-priority
  • Shooting Programs
    landscape, night portrait, portrait mode, sunset
  • Special Effects
    Autumn Leaves, Black & White, Clear, Deep, Landscape, Light, Neutral, Night View, Portrait, Sepia, Sunset, Vivid
  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    2500K - 9900K, cloudy, daylight, flash, fluorescent, shade, tungsten light
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±3 EV range, in 1/2 or 1/3 EV steps
  • White Balance Bracketing
    Yes
  • X-sync Speed
    1/250 sec
  • Exposure Range
    EV 0-20 ( ISO 100 )

Display

  • Display Form Factor
    built-in
  • Display Format
    307,200 pixels (640 x 480) x 3
  • Type
    3" LCD display

Camera Flash

  • Type
    flip-up
  • Guide Number (m / ISO 100)
    12
  • Red Eye Reduction
    Yes
  • Features
    AF illuminator, flash +/- compensation, flash exposure bracketing, wireless off-camera control

Lens System

  • Lens Series
    DT
  • Lens Aperture
    f/3.5-5.6
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic, manual
  • Zoom Adjustment
    manual
  • Group Qty
    9
  • Element Qty
    11
  • Lens Included
    DT 18-70mm lens
  • Features
    ED glass, aspherical lens

Miscellaneous

  • Colour
    black
  • Colour Category
    black
  • Included Accessories
    IR remote control, USB cable, battery charger, body cap, dust cap, eyepiece cover, lens cap, lens hood, shoe cap, shoulder strap, video cable

Memory / Storage

  • Supported Memory Cards
    CompactFlash, Memory Stick Duo, Memory Stick PRO Duo, Memory Stick PRO-HG Duo, Microdrive

Additional Features

  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    3 frames per second, 5 frames per second
  • Self Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec
  • Flash Terminal
    PC terminal, hot shoe
  • Features
    AE lock, AF lock, Dynamic Range Optimizer, RGB primary color filter, auto power save, brightness control, depth-of-field preview button, digital noise reduction, histogram display, saturation control, sharpness control

Connections

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

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    Optical - fixed eye-level pentaprism
  • Viewfinder Frames
    Autofocus frame

Shutter

  • X-sync Speed
    1/250 sec

Software

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

System Requirements for PC Connection

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

Header

  • Brand
    Sony
  • Product Line
    Sony a (Alpha)
  • Model
    DSLR-A700K
  • Packaged Quantity
    1

Battery

  • Battery Type
    Sony NP-FM500H
  • Details
    1 x Li-ion rechargeable battery - 1650 mAh ( included )

Video Input

  • Type
    digital camera
  • Digital Camera Type
    SLR
  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    3 frames per second, 5 frames per second
  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100, ISO 160, ISO 1600, ISO 200, ISO 3200, ISO 400, ISO 4000, ISO 5000, ISO 800, ISO auto
  • ISO (Max)
    6400
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG, RAW, RAW + JPEG
  • AV Interfaces
    HDMI, USB 2.0, composite video/audio
  • Image Processor
    BIONZ
  • Special Effects
    Autumn Leaves, Black & White, Clear, Deep, Landscape, Light, Neutral, Night View, Portrait, Sepia, Sunset, Vivid
  • Flash Terminal
    PC terminal, hot shoe
  • Self Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec
  • Image Stabiliser
    optical (Super Steady Shot)
  • Built-in Optical Image Stabiliser
    Yes
  • Lens Mounting Type
    Minolta A-type
  • Features
    AE lock, AF lock, Dynamic Range Optimizer, RGB primary color filter, auto power save, brightness control, depth-of-field preview button, digital noise reduction, histogram display, saturation control, sharpness control

Exposure Parameters

  • Exposure Metering
    center-weighted, multi-segment, spot
  • Exposure Metering Zones
    40
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±3 EV range, in 1/2 or 1/3 EV steps
  • Exposure Modes
    aperture-priority, automatic, bulb, manual, program, shutter-priority
  • Shooting Programs
    landscape, night portrait, portrait mode, sunset

Optical System

  • Image Stabiliser
    optical (Super Steady Shot)

Exposure Range

  • Light Metering Range
    EV 0-20
  • Sensitivity
    ISO 100

White Balance

  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    2500K - 9900K, cloudy, daylight, flash, fluorescent, shade, tungsten light
  • White Balance Bracketing
    Yes

Lens System Mounting

  • Mounting Type
    Minolta A-type

Auto Focus

  • System
    TTL phase detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    11

Optical Sensor

  • Optical Sensor Type
    Exmor CMOS
  • Optical Sensor Size
    15.6 x 23.5mm
  • Optical Sensor Size (metric)
    15.6 x 23.5 mm
  • Field of View Crop Factor
    1.5
  • Sensor Dust Reduction
    Yes
  • Sensor Features
    Anti-Dust technology

Camera Display

  • Type
    LCD display
  • Display Form Factor
    built-in
  • Display Format
    307,200 pixels (640 x 480) x 3
  • Features
    contrast control, display brightness control

Camera Memory

  • Memory Card Slot
    CompactFlash Card, Memory Stick PRO Duo card
  • Supported Memory Cards
    CompactFlash, Memory Stick Duo, Memory Stick PRO Duo, Memory Stick PRO-HG Duo, Microdrive

Camera Specifications

  • Print Standard
    DPOF support, PRINT Image Matching, PictBridge support, direct print

Optical Viewfinder

  • Type
    fixed eye-level pentaprism
  • Field Coverage
    95%
  • Magnification
    0.9x
  • Dioptric Correction Range
    -3 to +1
  • Viewfinder Frames
    autofocus frame

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.

Service & Support

  • Type
    1 year warranty

Service & Support Details

  • Type
    limited warranty
  • Full Contract Period
    1 year

General

  • Manufacturer
    Sony

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