• Sony α mount

        YES

      • Compatibility with A-Mount bayonet lenses from Minolta and Konica Minolta

        YES

      • Minolta & Konica Minolta α/MAXXUM/DYNAX lenses

        YES

      • All types of Sony α lenses

        YES

      • Size (mm)

        23.6 x 15.8

      • Image sensor colour filter

        Primary color

      • ISO Sensitivity Setting

        YES (Auto, ISO 100 / 200 / 400 / 800 / 1600 equivalent)

      • White balance bracketing

        3 frames, Selectable 2 steps

      • Automatic White Balance

        YES

      • Total sensor Pixels (Mega Pixels)

        10.8

      • White balance: types of color temperature

        2500 - 9900 k with 19-step Magenta / Green compensation

      • White balance: preset selection

        Daylight, Shade, Cloudy, Tungsten, Fluorescent, Flash

      • White balance: custom setting

        YES

      • Effective Pixels (Mega Pixels)

        10.2

      • A/D Conversion (Bit depth)

        12

      • System: Sensor-shift mechanism

        YES

      • Super Steady Shot compatibility

        All Sony DSLR lenses and A-Mount bayonet lenses from Minolta and Konica Minolta

      • Camera-Shake warning (in viewfinder)

        YES

      • Super SteadyShot capability

        Approximately 2 EV - 3.5 EV decrease in shutter speed (varies according to shooting conditions and lens used)

      • Super SteadyShot scale (in viewfinder)

        YES

      • Double anti dust system (anti-static coating and CCD shift mechanism)

        YES

      • AF Area: Local focus area selection

        YES (9 local areas)

      • Predictive Focus Control

        YES (with moving subjects in AF-A and AF-C)

      • AF Area: Spot

        YES (center cross sensor)

      • AF Illuminator range (meters)

        5.0

      • AF Illuminator

        YES (with built-in flash)

      • Sensitivity Range (at ISO 100 equivalent); EV

        0 - 18

      • TTL phase-detection system

        YES

      • Eye Start AF System (on off selectable)

        YES

      • AF Modes

        Continuous, Single Shot, Automatic, DMF (Direct Manual Focus), Manual Focus

      • AF area: wide focus area

        YES (Auto with 9 areas)

      • Sensor

        CCD line sensors (9 points, 8 lines with center cross-hair sensor)

      • Focus Lock

        YES (with Shutter button or AF button)

      • Light metering type

        TTL

      • Light metering: Center weighted

        YES

      • Exposure compensation

        YES (+/-2.0 EV, 0.3EV steps)

      • Exposure: Scene selection

        YES

      • Exposure: Aperture priority

        YES

      • Exposure: Manual

        YES

      • Exposure: Automatic

        YES

      • Exposure: Program Auto

        YES (with Program Shift)

      • Light metering: Multi segment

        YES

      • AE Bracketing

        With 0.3 EV / 0.7 EV increments, 3 frames; (in "Drive mode setting")

      • Exposure: Shutter priority

        YES

      • AE Lock

        YES

      • Light metering: Spot

        YES

      • Light metering cell

        40-segment honeycomb-pattern SPC

      • Shutter Speed Range (seconds)

        1/4000 - 30 and bulb

      • Flash Sync Speed (With Super Steady Shoot Off); second

        1/160, 1/125

      • Type

        Electronically-controlled, vertical-traverse, focal-plane type

      • Flash Popup

        Manual

      • Slow Synchronization

        YES (instant access with AEL button)

      • Flash Metering System

        ADI / Pre-flash TTL flash metering

      • Wireless flash mode

        YES (with optional Flash HVL-F56AM, F36AM)

      • Built-in-Flash Guide Number (in meters at ISO 100)

        12.0

      • Flash Compensation

        YES (+/-2.0 EV, 0.3EV steps)

      • Red-Eye Reduction

        YES

      • Flash Mode

        Autoflash, Fill-flash, Rear flash sync, Wireless off camera flash (with Flash HVL-F56AM, F36AM)

      • Built-in-Flash Recycling Time (approx. time in seconds)

        3.0

      • Automatic Flash

        YES (with AUTO, P and Scene selection mode)

      • Magnification (with 50mm lens at infinity)

        0.83x

      • Eye Relief

        Approximately 20 mm from the eyepiece; 16 mm from the eyepiece frame at -1 diopter

      • Focusing Screen

        Spherical Acute Matte

      • Diopter Adjustment

        -2.5 - +1.0 diopter

      • Field of View (%)

        95.0

      • Type

        Fixed eye-level system with roof mirror type

      • LCD Total Dot Number

        230000.0

      • Brightness adjustable

        YES

      • Monitor Type

        TFT

      • Screen Size

        2.5

      • LCD on/off

        YES

      • Recording Format

        Jpeg, RAW

      • Continuous-Advance Rate (approx. frames per second at maximum)

        3 fps (Test condition: L size, Fine, Manual focus, Shutter speed over 1/250 sec)

      • Date/Time Print

        YES

      • Drive Mode

        Single-frame advance, Continuous advance, 10 seconds and 2 seconds Self-timer, Single-frame advance AE bracketing, Continuous-advance AE bracketing, White Balance Bracketing

      • Delete Function

        Single, multiple, or all frames in a folder / memory card can be deleted. Folders can be deleted in the File Browse mode

      • Color mode / DEC / Creative styles

        STD, VIVID, Portrait, Landscape, Sunset, Night View/Night Portrait, Black & White, Adobe RGB. Except for Adobe RGB, all other color modes use the sRGB color space.

      • Still Image quality

        RAW, RAW+JPEG, Standard (JPEG), Fine (JPEG)

      • Noise Reduction (Long exp.NR)

        Available at shutter speeds longer than 1 Second

      • Recording Media

        CF Type I and Type II (MicroDrive); MS Duo and MS Pro Duo (with MS Duo adapter for CF slot)

      • Image Size M (pixels)

        5.6M: 2896 x 1936

      • Dynamic Range Optimizer

        YES, (Off / Standard-mode / Advanced-mode)

      • RAW (pixels)

        10M: 3880 x 2600

      • Number of Continuous Advance

        RAW : max. 6 frames; RAW+JPEG: Max.3 frames ; JPEG L/M/S: No limit (depending on media write speed and shooting condition etc).

      • Image Size L - JPEG (pixels)

        10M: 3872 x 2592

      • Image Size S (pixels)

        2.5M: 1920 x 1280

      • Color Space (sRGB)

        YES

      • White/Black Out Alert

        YES

      • Index Playback

        YES (4,9 or 16 frames and folder browser function)

      • Enlarge (Maximum magnification)

        x12(L) x9(M) x6(S)

      • Auto Image Rotation

        YES

      • Image Rotation

        YES

      • Information Display

        YES

      • Depth-of-Field Preview

        YES

      • Folder Name Mode

        Standard and Date

      • DPOF(Digital Print Order Format)

        YES

      • Zone Matching

        YES

      • Beep Sound

        On / Off selectable

      • Battery Remaining Indicator

        YES

      • Remote Release Terminal

        YES

      • Operating Temperature (degrees C)

        0 - 40

      • InfoLITHIUM Battery Indicator

        NO

      • File Number Memory

        On/ Off selectable

      • Menu Language

        English / French / German / Spanish / Italian / Portugese / Dutch / Russian / Swedish / Danish / Norwegian / Finish / Polish / Czech / Hungarian

      • PRINT Image Matching III

        YES

      • Indicator of remaining memory space (CF)

        YES

      • PictBridge

        YES

      • Histogram Indicator

        YES

      • Exif Print

        YES

      • Exif

        2.21

      • USB Mode

        Mass Strage (PC connection) / PTP(PictBridge)

      • USB 2.0 Hi-Speed

        YES

      • Video Out

        YES (PAL or NTSC)

      • Battery System

        LITHIUM Ion NP-FM55H

      • Weight (g)

        545.0

      • Supplied Battery

        LITHIUM Ion NP-FM55H

      • Stamina (battery life in CIPA condition)

        750

      • Height (mm)

        94.7

      • Width (mm)

        133.1

      • Depth (mm)

        71.3