Sensor Type
1.0-type (13.2mm x 8.8mm) back-illuminated Exmor R CMOS sensor
Effective Pixels (Still Image)
Approx.14.2M pixels(16:9)/Approx.10.6M pixels(4:3)
Effective Pixels (Video)
Approx.14.2M pixels(16:9) 1
Image Processor
BIONZ X image processor
Focal Length (35mm equivalent) (Still Image)
f=29.0-348.0mm(16:9), f=35.5-426.0mm(4:3)
Lens Cover
Lens Cap
Focal Length (35mm equivalent) (Video)
f=29.0-348.0mm(16:9) 1
Filter Diameter
62mm
Iris Diaphragm
7 blades
Lens Type
ZEISS Vario-Sonnar T*
ND Filter
OFF, 1/4, 1/16, 1/64
Minimum Focus Distance
Approx.1cm(Wide), Approx.100cm(Tele), Approx.13/32inch(Wide), Approx.39 3/8inch(Tele)
Focal Distance
f=9.3-111.6mm
Aperture
F2.8-F4.5
Digital Zoom
160x 2
Optical Zoom
12x
Clear Image Zoom
24x 3
Field of View
100%
Viewfinder Type
1.0cm(0.39type) OLED/ Color 1, 440, 000dots equivalent
Screen Type
8.8cm(3.5 type) Xtra Fine LCD™ display(921K) Wide(16:9)
Marker/Grid Display
Grid Line 4
Touch Panel
Yes
Brightness Control
Yes(Menu) 5
Angle Adjustment
Opening Angle:max.90 deg., Turning Angle:max.270 deg.
Image Stabilisation Type
Optical SteadyShot image stabilization w/ Active mode (Wide to Tele)
Focus Type
Contrast AF
Focus Mode
Auto/Manual(Touch Panel/Dial)
Focus Area
Full range Focus/Spot Focus
Manual Focus Assist
Magnified display for precise manual focus (Movie Mode:x2/x4, Photo mode:x6.3/x12.6), Peaking Display
Exposure Compensation
AE Shift(Dial/Touch Panel)
Backlight Compensation
Yes(Auto)
Manual Iris Control
F2.8-F11
Gain Control
Auto/Manual
LOW LUX Mode
Yes
Manual Exposure Assist
Zebra Pattern Display
Auto Iris Control
F2.8-F11
Metering Modes
Multi-segment/Spot
Mode
Auto, Flexible Spot(Touch Panel), Manual(Dial/Menu)
Minimum Illumination
Standard:3 lux(1/50 Shutter Speed), Low Lux 1.7lux(1/25 Shutter Speed), NightShot:0 lux(1/50 Shutter Speed)
AGC Limit
Yes
Manual Shutter
1/8-1/10000
Manual Iris Control (Photo mode)
1/60-1/10000
Smooth Slow
1/250-1/10000
Standard
1/60-1/10000
Auto Control Range
1/8-1/10000
White Balance Shift
Yes(G7-M7 15steps, A7-B7 15steps)
White Balance Modes
Auto/Onepush/Outdoor/Indoor/WB Temp
Media Type
XAVC S : SDXC Memory Card(Class 10), AVCHD, Still : Memory Stick PRO Duo (Mark 2), Memory Stick PRO-HG Duo, Memory Stick XC-HG Duo, SD/SDHC/SDXC Memory Card(Class 4 or Higher)
Still Image Size (Movie Mode)
L:20.0 megapixels 16:9 (5968x3352), M:14.2 megapixels 16:9 (5024x2824), S:2.1 megapixels 16:9 (1920x1080)
Still Image Size (Dual Record)
20.0 megapixels 16:9 (5968x3352) 6, 14.2 megapixels 16:9(5024x2824) 6, 2.1 megapixels 16:9(1920x1080) 6
Recording Format (Video)
XAVC S format MPEG4-AVC/H264, AVCHD format ver.2.0 compatible:MPEG4-AVC/H.264, MP4: MPEG-4 AVC/H.264
Video Resolution
XAVC S HD : 1920x1080/50p, 25p, 24p, AVCHD:1920x1080/50p(PS), 24p(FX, FH), 50i(FX, FH), 1440x1080/50i(HQ, LP), MP4: 1280x720 25p
Recording Format (Still Image)
JPEG (DCF Ver.2.0, Exif Ver.2.3, MPF Baseline compliant)
Still Image Size (Photo Mode)
L:20.0 megapixels 16:9 (5968 x 3352), 15.0 megapixels 4:3 (4464 x 3352), M:14.2 megapixels 16:9 (5024 x 2824), 10.6 megapixels 4:3 (3760 x 2824), S:2.1 megapixels 16:9 (1920x1080), 0.3 megapixels 4:3 (640x480)
Video Recording Rate (ABR / VBR)
XAVC S HD Approx.50Mbps 7, HD PS:Approx.28Mbps/FX:Approx.24Mbps/FH:Approx.17Mbps/HQ:Approx.9Mbps/LP:Approx.5Mbps 7 8, MP4: Approx.3Mbps 7
Auto Wind Noise Reduction
Yes(On/Off)
Microphone
Built-in Zoom Microphone
Speaker
Monoral Speaker
My Voice Canceling
Yes
Audio Recording Format
MPEG-4 Linear PCM 2ch(48kHz/16bit) 9, Dolby Digital 5.1ch, Dolby Digital 5.1Creator 10, Dolby Digital 2ch Stereo, Dolby Digital Stereo Creator 10, MPEG-4 AAC-LC 2ch 11
Mic Level Control
Yes(31steps)
Scene Selection
Auto/Night Scene/Sunrise & Sunset/Fireworks/Landscape/Portrait/Spotlight/Beach/Snow
High Speed Rec
Yes 9 12
Other Features
Face Detection, Cinematone, Golf Shot(Yes) 10, Smooth Slow Rec(Yes) 10, Fader Effect(s)(White/Black) 13, Intelligent Auto(Portrait/Baby/Walk/Tripod/Backlight/Landscape/Spotlight/Twilight/Macro/Low light/Auto wind noise reduction), Smile Shutter(Off/Dual Capture/Always On) 6, Red Eye Reduction(Yes(w/ Optional Flash Accessory)), Direct Copy(Yes ) 14
NightShot infrared System
Yes
Slow Playback
Forwad:1/5 speed, Reverse:1/2 speed
Slide Show (Still Image)
Slide Show
Fast Playback
About 5 times/10 times/30 times/60 times
Highlight Movie Maker
Highlight Playback 10, Highlight Scenario(Save/Playback/Erase), Highlight BGM(Preinstalled 4 music files, Music transfer)
Wi-Fi®
Yes(Wi-Fi Compatible, IEEE 802.11b/g/n(2.4GHz band) ) 15
NFC™
Yes (NFC forum Type 3 Tag compatible)
STD Output
Composite Video Out(AV CABLE(sold separately))
Multi/Micro USB Terminal
Yes 16
Microphone Input
Stereo Minijack
Memory Card Slot
Memory Stick PRO Duo and SD/SDHC/SDXC compatible
Accessory Shoe
Yes(Multi Interface Shoe)
Remote Terminal
integrated into Multi/Micro USB Terminal 16
Headphone Jack
Stereo Minijack
DC IN
Yes
HDMI Terminal
Yes (HDMI micro) 17
Charge on camcorder(Charging time with supplied Battery)
Yes(Approx. 2h 20min) 18
Power Consumption (Viewfinder)
HD:3.2W 19
Power Requirements
6.8V/7.3V (battery pack), 8.4V (AC Adaptor)
Battery Type
InfoLITHIUM with AccuPower Meter System (V Series) 20
USB Power Supply
Yes(1.5A or more is recommended)
Power Consumption (LCD)
HD:3.5W 19
USB Charging
DC 5V 1500mA
Dimensions (W x H x D) (including supplied battery)
Approx.81mm x 83.5mm x 196.5mm(Approx.90mm x 83.5mm x 223.5mm(including Lens Hood)) 21 22, Approx.3 1/4inch x 3 3/8inch x 7 3/4inch(Approx.3 5/8inch x 3 3/8inch x 8 7/8inch(including Lens Hood)) 21 22
Weight (including supplied battery)
Approx.870g(NP-FV50(supplied battery))/Approx.870g(NP-FV50A) 23, Approx.910g(NP-FV70A) 23, Approx.965g(NP-FV100A) 23, Approx.1lb 14.7oz(NP-FV50(supplied battery))/Approx.1lb 14.7oz(NP-FV50A) 23, Approx.2lb 0.1oz(NP-FV70A) 23, Approx.2lb 2oz(NP-FV100A) 23
Weight (main unit only)
Approx.790g, Approx.1lb 11oz
  • Rechargeable Battery Pack(NP-FV50) (1) 24, AC Adaptor (1) 24, Power Cord (1) 24, "Operating Guide"(1) 24, HDMI(micro) Cable (1) 24, USB Connection Support Cable (1) 24, Remote Commander(RMT-835 with Battery(CR2025)) (1) 24, Lens Hood (1) 24, Lens Cap (1) 24