Image Sensor 14.6 (effective) megapixel, APS-C (23.4x15.6mm) HD Exmor CMOS sensor; RGB primary color filters
Lens Mount Sony E-mount; Alpha lenses can also be attached with optional LA-EA1 adapter

File format JPEG: (DCF Ver. 2.0, Exif Ver. 2.3, MPF Baseline) compliant, DPOF compatible
Movie: AVCHD Ver. 1.0 compliant / MPEG-4 AVC/H.264
Dolby Digital (AC-3)
Number of recorded pixels Still images 16:9: L (12M): 4592 X 2576M (6.3M): 3344 X 1872S (2.9M): 2288 X 1280
3:2: L (14M): 4592 X 3056M (7.4M): 3344 X 2224S (3.5M): 2288 X 1520
Image quality JPEG (Standard, Fine), RAW, RAW+JPEG
Aspect Ratio 3:2 or 16:9
Autofocus system Contrast Detection AF System: 25 focus points with Predictive Focus Control, Focus Lock
Autofocus area Multi Point AF (25 points), Center Weighted AF, Flexible Spot AF
Focus modes Single-shot AF, Continuous AF, Direct Manual Focus, Manual Focus
Focusing sensitivity 0 EV to 20 EV (at ISO 100 conversion with F2.8 lens)
AF illuminator Built-in LED type unit
White balance control Auto,Daylight, Shade, Cloudy, Incandescent, Fluorescent, Flash, Setting the color temperature,Custom
Exposure metering TTL 49 Segment metering from CMOS image sensor
Metering modes: Multi-segment, Center-weighted, Spot
Metering range: 0EV-20EV, (at ISO 100 equivalent w/ f/2.8 lens)
Exposure Compensation ±2EV (1/3 EV increments)
D-Range Optimizer Yes: (Auto, Level 1-5, off)
Shutter Type: Electronically-controlled, vertical-traverse, focal-plane type
Shutter Range: 
1/4000 - 30 seconds, bulb
Flash sync speed: 1/160 second

Super SteadyShot In-body: No

With select E-mount lenses that offer SteadyShot OIS technology
Anti-Dust System: Charge protection coating on Low-Pass Filter and electromagnetic vibration mechanism
Exposure modes iAUTO, Program Auto (P), Aperture priority (A), Shutter priority (S), Manual (M)
Drive modes Single-shot, Continuous, Speed Priority, Self-timer, Continuous Self-timer, Bracketing; Remote
Continuous Shooting 2.3fps or up to 7.0 fps in Speed Priority
Burst Buffer:
JPEG - Unlimited
RAW - 8 frames
RAW+JPEG - 5 frames

Sensitivity ISO : Auto, selectable 100 to 12,800
Creative Style modes Standard, Vivid, Portrait, Landscape, Sunset, B/W

Noise Reduction Long exp.NR: (On/Off, available at shutter speeds longer than 1 second)High ISO NR: (Auto/Weak)
Flash Supplied HVL-F7S detachable speedlite
Flash metering: Pre-flash TTL
Flash modes: Autoflash, Fill-flash, Rear sync., Slow sync., Red-eye reduction
Flash compensation: ±2EV (1/3 EV increments)
Recycling time: Approx. 4 seconds
Flash Bracketing:
3 frames, 1/3, 2/3EV steps selectable
Viewfinder Magnification : 0.3x (APS-C)
LCD monitor 3.0-inch, tilting  TFT TruBlack design with 100% frame coverage
Total dots: 921,600 (approx.)
Angle Adjustment:
Up - Approx. 80 degrees; Down -  Approx. 45 degrees
Recording media Dual slot:- Memory Stick PRO Duo™/Pro-HG Duo™/PRO-HG HX Duo™ media; SD, SDHC and SDXC memory card
Self-timer 2-sec. or 10-sec. delay, (single, continuous 3 or 5 frames)
Printing output control Exif Print, PRINT Image Matching III, PictBridge
Interface USB: High-Speed with a USB 2.0 compatible computer, Video output NTSC / PAL (selected on the camera)
HDMI: High Definition output via type C minjack
Power Sony NP-FW50, 7.2V 1080 mAh Li-ion rechargeable battery
Life using CIPA standard: Approx. 330 pictures
Dimensions (W x H x D) Appx 4-3/8 × 2-3/8 × 1-9/16" (110.8x58.8x38.2mm) (W/H/D); 15/16" (24.2mm) excl grip & lens mount
Weight Approx. 8.1 oz (229g) (excl battery & media)Approx. 10.1 oz (287g) (w/battery & media)
Operating temperature 32-104 °F (0 - 40 °C)
Standard Accessories (Depending on kit purchased)
NOTE: Lens included depends on which kit is purchased

HVL-F7S detachable flash
Case for flash
NP-FW50 Lithium ion rechargeable battery
Lens cap
BC-VW1 Battery Charger
Shoulder strap
Power cord
USB cable (Mini B)

(Specifications as provided by the manufacturer)

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