Number of Pixels (Effective)
Approx. 15.3 Megapixels
Number of Pixels (total)
Approx. 21.0 Megapixels
Sensor Type
1.0-type (13.2mm x 8.8mm) Exmor RS CMOS sensor, aspect ratio 3:2
Lens type
ZEISS Tessar T* Lens, 6 elements in 6 groups (6 aspheric elements)
Clear Image Zoom (Movie)
4K: Approx. 1.5x[4K HDMI out], HD: Approx. 2x 1 2
Optical Zoom
-
ANGLE OF VIEW (35MM FORMAT EQUIVALENT) (STILL IMAGE)
84deg. (24mm 3) 4
Focal length
f=7.7mm
Digital Zoom (Still Image)
15M Approx. 4x / 7.7M Approx. 5.6x / 3.8M Approx. 8x / VGA Approx. 13x 1 2
Focus Range (From the Front of the Lens)
Approx. 50cm (1.7 ft.) to Infinity
F-number (Maximum Aperture)
F4.0(Fixed)
Digital Zoom (Movie)
Approx. 4x 1 2
Clear Image Zoom (Still Image)
15M Approx. 2x / 7.7M Approx. 2.8x / 3.8M Approx. 4x / VGA Approx. 13x 1 2
Brightness Control
Manual(5 steps) / Sunny Weather
Screen Type
3.8cm(1.5type)(4:3) / 230,400 dots / Clear Photo / TFT LCD
MS Assist Magnification
7.5x
Screen Type/Number of Dots
-
Continuous Shooting Speed (maximum) (with max. recording pixels)
Speed Priority Continuous Shooting: approx. 16 fps, Continuous Shooting: approx. 5.5 fps 5 6
Number of Recognised Scenes
Still Image:Superior Auto: 10 / iAuto: 10,Movie:10
Focus Area
Wide (25 points(contrast-detection AF)),Center,Flexible Spot (S/M/L),Expanded Flexible Spot
Shooting Mode
Program Auto,Manual Exposure,MR(Memory Recall) [body 3 sets / memory card 4 sets],Movie Mode(Inteligent Auto),Movie Mode(Program Auto),Movie Mode(Manual Exposure),HFR Mode(Program Auto, Manual Exposure),Intelligent Auto,Superior Auto
Creative Style
Standard, Vivid, Neutral, Clear, Deep, Light, Portrait, Landscape, Sunset, Night Scene, Autumn Leaves, Black & White, Sepia, Style Box
Focus Mode
Single-shot AF,Preset Focus,Manual Focus
WB Micro Adjustment
Yes G7 to M7,57-step A7 to B7,29-step
ISO Sensitivity (Movie)
Auto:(ISO125Level-ISO12800Level, selectable with upper / lower limit), 125/160/200/250/320/400/500/640/800/1000/1250/1600/2000/2500/3200/4000/5000/6400/8000/10000/12800
Electronic Shutter
iAuto(1/4" - 1/32000) / Program Auto(1/4" - 1/32000) / Manual(1/4" - 1/32000)
Drive Modes
Single,Continuous shooting,Speed priority continuous shooting,Self-timer,Self-timer(cont.),Cont.-bracketing 7,Single-bracketing 7,White balance bracketing 7,DRO bracketing 7
Focus Type
contrast-detection AF
Dynamic Range Functions
Off, Dynamic Range Optimizer (Auto/Level 1-5), Auto High Dynamic Range (Auto Exposure Difference, Exposure difference Level (1.0-6.0EV, 1.0EV step))
Light Metering Mode
Multi Pattern,Center Weighted,Spot
Picture Profile
off/PP1-PP7(Black Level, Gamma(Movie, Still, Cine1-2, ITU709, ITU709 [800%], S-Log2), Black Gamma, Knee, Color Mode, Saturation, Color Phase, Color Depth, Detail, Copy, Reset)
LOCK ON AF
Yes
Picture Effect
Still Image:Pop Color,Still Image:Posterization,Still Image:Retro Photo,Still Image:Soft High-key,Still Image:Partial Color,Still Image:High Contrast Mono.,Still Image:Soft Focus,Still Image:HDR Painting,Still Image:Richtone Monochrome,Still Image:Miniature,Still Image:Watercolor,Still Image:Illustration,Movie:Movie:Pop Color,Movie:Posterization,Movie:Retro Photo,Movie:Soft High-key,Movie:Partial Color,Movie:High Contrast Mono.
Noise Reduction
high ISO NR:Normal/Low/Off,Multi Frame NR: Auto, ISO200-25600
Image Control
Contrast,Saturation,Sharpness,Creative Style,Color Space(sRGB / Adobe RGB),Quality(RAW / RAW&JPEG / Extra fine / Fine / Standard)
Self-Timer
10sec. / 5sec. / 2sec. / 3 or 5 consecutive shots with 10sec. 5sec. or 2sec. delay selectable / Bracketing shots with 10sec. 5sec. or 2sec. delay selectable
White Balance Modes
Auto,Daylight,Shade,Cloudy,Incandescent,Fluor.: Warm White,Fluor.: Cool White,Fluor.: Day White,Fluor.: Daylight,Underwater Auto,C.Temp./Filter,Custom
ISO Sensitivity (Still Image)(Recommended Exposure Index)
Auto(ISO125-12800, selectable with upper / lower limit),125/160/200/250/320/400/500/640/800/1000/1250/1600/2000/2500/3200/4000/5000/6400/8000/10000/12800 (Extendable to ISO80/100),Multi-Frame NR:Auto(ISO200-25600), 200/400/800/1600/3200/6400/12800/25600 8
Minimum Illumination (Movie)
Auto:6lux(Shutter Speed 1/30")
Image Processing Engine
Yes (BIONZ X)
Aperture
F4.0
Exposure Compensation
+/- 3.0EV, 1/3EV step
Colour Space (Still)
sRGB, Adobe RGB
Proxy Recording
-
Still Image Number of recorded pixels (Image Size)
3:2mode:15M(4,800x3,200) / 7.7M(3,408x2,272) / 3.8M(2,400x1,600), 4:3mode:14M(4,272x3,200) / 6.9M(3,024x2,272) / 3.4M(2,128x1,600) / VGA,16:9mode:13M(4,800x2,704) / 6.5M(3,408x1,920) / 3.2M(2,400x1,352),1:1mode:10M(3,200x3,200) / 5.2M(2,272x2,272) / 2.6M(1,600x1,600)
Recording Format
Still Image:JPEG(DCF Ver.2.0,Exif Ver.2.31,MPF Baseline compliant), RAW (Sony ARW 2.3 format),Movie:XAVC S,Movie:AVCHD format Ver.2.0 compatible,Movie:MP4
Compatible Recording Media
Memory Stick Micro 9,Memory Stick Micro (Mark2) 9,microSD Memory Card 9,microSDHC Memory Card 9,microSDXC Memory Card 9
HFR
Recording NTSC/PAL Selector: [PAL] mode XAVC S HD:50p 50M(1,920x1,080/250fps), 50p 50M(1,920x1,080/500fps), 50p 50M(1,920x1,080/1000fps) / 25p 50M(1,920x1,080/250fps), 25p 50M(1,920x1,080/500fps), 25p 50M(1,920x1,080/1000fps), NTSC/PAL Selector: [NTSC] mode XAVC S HD:60p 50M(1,920x1,080/240fps), 60p 50M(1,920x1,080/480fps), 60p 50M(1,920x1,080/960fps) / 30p 50M(1,920x1,080/240fps), 30p 50M(1,920x1,080/480fps), 30p 50M(1,920x1,080/960fps) / 24p 50M(1,920x1,080/240fps), 24p 50M(1,920x1,080/480fps), 24p 50M(1,920x1,080/960fps) / Sensor Readout Number of effective pixels Quality Priority:240fps/250fps(1,676x942),480fps/500fps(1,676x566),960fps/1000fps(1,136x384)/Shoot Time Priority:240fps/250fps(1,676x566),480fps/500fps(1,136x384),960fps/1000fps(800x270)
Movie Recording Mode (NTSC)
NTSC/PAL Selector: [NTSC] AVCHD: 28M PS(1,920x1,080/60p) / 24M FX(1,920x1,080/60i) / 17M FH(1,920x1,080/60i) / 24M FX(1,920x1,080/24p) / 17M FH(1,920x1,080/24p), XAVC S HD:60p 50M(1,920x1,080/60p) / 30p 50M(1,920x1,080/30p) / 24p 50M(1,920x1,080/24p) / 120p 50M(1,280x720/120p), MP4: 28M(1,920x1,080/60p) / 16M(1,920x1,080/30p) / 6M(1,280x720/30p)
Still Image Number of recorded pixels (Image Size) during Movie
-
Movie Recording Mode (PAL)
NTSC/PAL Selector: [PAL] mode AVCHD: 28M PS(1,920x1,080/50p) / 24M FX(1,920x1,080/50i) / 17M FH(1,920x1,080/50i) / 24M FX(1,920x1,080/25p) / 17M FH(1,920x1,080/25p), XAVC S HD:50p 50M(1,920x1,080/50p) / 25p 50M(1,920x1,080/25p) / 100p 50M(1,280x720/100p) , MP4: 28M(1,920x1,080/50p) / 16M(1,920x1,080/25p) / 6M(1,280x720/25p)
DCF/DPOF
DCF/DPOF/EXIF/MPF
Recording Format (Movie Audio)
XAVC S:LPCM 2ch,AVCHD:Dolby Digital(AC-3) 2ch(Dolby Digital Stereo Creator),MP4:MPEG-4 AAC-LC 2ch
Input and Output Terminals
Multi/Micro USB Terminal 10, Hi-Speed USB (USB2.0), Micro HDMI, Microphone jack(3.5mm Stereo mini jack)
Interfaces
-
NFC
-
WI-FI
Yes(IEEE802.11b/g/n(2.4GHz band))
Bluetooth
Yes (Bluetooth Standard Ver. 4.1 (2.4GHz band))
Power source
DC3.7V(supplied battery) / DC5.0V(supplied AC Adaptor)
BATTERY LIFE(STILL IMAGES)(CIPA) 
Approx. 240shots / Approx. 120min 11
BATTERY LIFE(MOVIES ACTUAL SHOOTING)(CIPA) 
Approx. 35min. 12
USB Charge/USB Power Supply
Yes (Shooting, Playback)
Power Consumption (Camera Mode)
Approx. 1.3W
BATTERY LIFE(MOVIES CONTINUOUS SHOOTING)(CIPA) 
Approx. 60min. 13
Battery System
Rechargeable battery pack NP-BJ1
Playback Functions
BRAVIA Sync(Control for HDMI),9/25-frame index view,Slide Show,Forward/Rewind (Movie),Delete,Protect
Shooting Functions
Eye AF,Face Detection,Face Registration,Grid Line,WB Bracket,DRO Bracketing,MF Assist,Peaking,Zebra,Marker Display,Audio Level Display,TC/UB,Photographer Name & Copyright,ISO Auto Minimum Shutter Speed,PC Remote Control,Gamma Disp. Assist,Flip
TRILUMINOS Color
Yes 14
Shockproof
Yes (2.0m/6.5ft MIL-STD810G C1 Method516.7-Shock) 15
4K image output
Yes
Operating Temperature
0 degrees C. - +40 degrees C. / 32 degrees F. - 104 degrees F.
Waterproof
Yes (IPX8 equivalent)
Crushproof
Yes (200kgf/2000N/440lbf) 16
Photo Creativity
-
PlayMemories Camera Apps
-
Print
Exif Print,PRINT Image Matching (PIM3)
DIMENSIONS (W X H X D) (APPROX.)
59.0 x 40.5 x 29.8 mm(2 3/8 in. × 1 5/8 in. × 1 3/16 in.)
WEIGHT (CIPA COMPLIANT)
Approx. 110g (3.9oz.)(Battery and microSD Memory Card are included) / Approx. 95g (3.4oz.)(Body Only)
  • Rechargeable Battery Pack NP-BJ1
  • AC AdaptorAC-UUD12
  • Micro USB cable
  • Wrist Strap
  • Memory card protector
  • Instruction Manual