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Sony-nex-7.32889611
8.1 out of 10

Sony NEX-7

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Specifications

Feature
Value
Comment
Drive System
Continuous Shooting Speed : Continuous (Variable) Speed Priority (up to 10fps)
Drive System
Drive Mode : Single-shot, Continuous, Speed Priority, Self-timer, Continuous Self-timer, Bracketing
Drive System
Self-timer : 2-sec. or 10-sec. delay, (single, continuous 3 or 5 frames)
Drive System
Shutter Speeds : 1/4000 to 30 seconds, bulb
Drive System
Shutter Type : Electronically-controlled, vertical-traverse, focal-plane shutter
Focus Control
Focus Points : 25 points
Focus Control
Focus System : Contrast AF
Focus Control
AF Modes : Single-shot AF(AF-S), Continuous AF(AF-C) selectable, Direct Manual Focus (DMF), Manual Focus
Focus Control
Focus Area : Multi Point AF (25 points), Center Weighted AF, Flexible Spot AF
Focus Control
Focus Sensitivity : 0 EV to +20 EV (at ISO100 conversion with F2.8 lens)
Focus Control
Manual Focus Assist : Yes MF assist(5.9x, 11.7x)
Focus Control
AF Illuminator : Built-in LED, Range: approx. 18" - 9' (0.5m-3m)
Focus Control
Focus Features : Predictive Focus Control, Focus Lock
LCD Display
LCD Type : 3.0” TFT Xtra Fine™ LCD (921,600 pixels) w/TruBlack™ technology
LCD Display
Angle Adjustment : Up: Approx. 90 degrees, Down: Approx. 45 degrees
LCD Display
Brightness Control : Auto, Manual (5 steps between -2 to +2), Sunny Weather
LCD Display
Coverage : 100%
LCD Display
Live View : Yes, (Constant AF Live View)
LCD Display
Real-time image adjustment display : Yes(On/Off)
LCD Display
Histogram : Yes (On/off)
LCD Display
Peaking : Yes (MF only, Level setting: High/Mid/Low/Off), (Color: White/Red/Yellow)
LCD Display
Grid Display : Yes (On/off)
LCD Display
Customization : Brightness: Auto, Manual, Sunny Weather; Display Color: Black, White, Blue, Pink
Recording
Audio Format : Dolby Digital (AC-3) / MPEG-4 AAC-LC
Recording
Color Space : sRGB, AdobeRGB
Recording
Still Image Mode : JPEG (Standard, Fine), RAW, RAW+JPEG
Recording
Video Format : AVCHD / MP4 (MPEG-4 AVC (H.264))
Recording
Video Signal : NTSC color, EIA standards
Recording
Media Type : Memory Stick PRO Duo™/Pro-HG Duo™/PRO-HG HX Duo™ media SD, SDHC and SDXC memory card
Recording
Microphone/Speaker : Built-in stereo microphone; Built-in, monaural speaker
Recording
Still Image File Format : JPEG (DCF Ver. 2.0, Exif Ver.2.3, MPF Baseline compliant), RAW (Sony ARW 2.3format), 3D MPO (MPF Extended compliant)
Recording
Still Image Size 16:9 : L size: 6000 x 3376 (20M)M size: 4240 x 2400 (10M)S size: 3008 x1688 (5.1M)
Recording
Panorama Still Image Size : Horizontal Wide: 12,416 x 1,856 (23M)Horizontal Std.: 8,192 x 1,856 (15M)Vertical Wide: 2,160 x 5,536 (12M)Vertical Std.: 2,160 x 3,872 (8.4M)3D Sweep Panorama:Horizontal Wide: 7152 X 1080 (7.7M)Horizontal Std.: 4912 X 1080 (5.3M)16:9: 1920 X 1080 (2.1M)
Recording
Video Mode : AVCHD: PS - 1920 x 1080/60p@28MbpsFX - 1920 x 1080/60i@24MbpsFH - 1920 x 1080/60i@17MbpsFX - 1920 x 1080/24p@24MbpsFH - 1920 x 1080/24p@17MbpsMP4: HD - 1440 x 1080/ 30p@12MbpsVGA - 640 x 480/ 30p@3Mbps
Recording
Still Image Size 3:2 : L size: 6000 x 4000 (24M)M size: 4240 x 2832 (12M)S size: 3008 x 2000 (6M)
Viewfinder
Field of View : Approx. 100%
Viewfinder
Diopter Adjustment : -4.0m -1 to +1.0m -1
Viewfinder
Magnification : 1.09x (with 50mm lens at infinity, -1m -1 )
Viewfinder
Type : 0.50" XGA OLED EVF (Electronic viewfinder) (2,359k dots)
Advanced Features
Sweep Panorama : Horizontal (Wide/Standard), Vertical, and 3D Panorama
Advanced Features
Auto High Dynamic Range : Yes, (Auto Exposure Difference, Exposure difference Level (1-6 EV at 1.0 EV step), off)
Advanced Features
Smile Shutter™ technology : Smile shutter (selectable from 3 steps)
Advanced Features
Face Detection : On/On (Regist. Faces)/Off
Exposure System
ISO : Auto (ISO 100-16000), Selectable (ISO 100 to 1600)
Exposure System
Exposure Compensation : +/-5.0 EV(1/3EV steps)
Exposure System
Exposure Settings : iAUTO, Program AE (P), Aperture priority (A), Shutter priority (S), Manual (M), Sweep Panorama (2D), 3D Sweep Panorama, Anti Motion Blur, Scene Selection
Exposure System
Exposure Bracketing : Yes: (3 Continuous)
Exposure System
Metering : Advanced 1200-zone evaluative metering
Exposure System
Metering Modes : Multi-segment, Center-weighted, Spot
Exposure System
Metering Sensitivity : 0EV-20EV, (at ISO 100 equivalent w/ f/2.8 lens)
Exposure System
Noise Reduction : Long Exposure NR: (On/Off, available at shutter speeds longer than 1 second) High ISO NR: (High/Normal/Low)
Exposure System
Scene Mode(s) : Portrait, Landscape, Macro, Sports action, Sunset, Night portrait, Night View, Handheld Twilight
Exposure System
White Balance Mode : Auto,Daylight, Shade, Cloudy, Incandescent, Fluorescent, Flash, Setting the color temperature, Color Filter, Custom
Exposure System
D-Range Optimizer : Yes: (Auto, Level, Off)
Exposure System
Color Temperature : 2500 - 9900 k with 15-step each Magenta/Green compensation (G7 to M7), Amber/Blue (A7 to B7)
Exposure System
Picture Effect(s) : 11 types (15 variations): Posterization (Color, B/W), Pop Color, Retro Photo, Partial Color (R,G,B,Y), High Contrast Monochrome, Toy Camera, Soft High-key, Soft Focus, HDR Painting, Rich-tone Monochrome, Miniature
Exposure System
Auto Exposure Lock : Yes (AE Lock with focus lock)
Exposure System
Creative Style : Standard, Vivid, Neutral, Clear, Deep, Light, Portrait , Landscape, Sunset, Night Scene, Autumn leaves, Black & White, Sepia (Contrast (-3 to +3steps), Saturation(-3 to +3steps), Sharpness(-3 to +3steps))
Imaging Sensor
Focal Length Conversion Factor : 1.5x
Imaging Sensor
Color Filter System : RGB primary color filters
Imaging Sensor
Imaging Sensor : Exmor™ APS HD CMOS sensor (23.5 X 15.6mm)
Imaging Sensor
Processor : BIONZ™ image processor
Imaging Sensor
Pixel Gross : Approx. 24.7 megapixels
Imaging Sensor
Effective Picture Resolution : Approx. 24.3 megapixels
Imaging Sensor
Anti Dust : Charge protection coating on Low-Pass Filter and electromagnetic vibration mechanism
Optics/Lens
Filter Diameter : 49mm
Optics/Lens
Lens Construction : Metal
Optics/Lens
Lens Groups-Elements : 9 groups, 11 elements (4 aspheric surfaces)
Optics/Lens
Minimum Focus Distance : 9.8" (0.25m)
Optics/Lens
AF for Movie Capture : Yes
Optics/Lens
Angle of View : 76° - 29°
Optics/Lens
Aperture Blade : 7 blades (Circular aperture)
Optics/Lens
Dimensions (Max. Diameter x Length) : 2-7/16 x 2-3/8" (62x60mm)
Optics/Lens
Direct Manual Focus : Yes
Optics/Lens
Exterior Finish : Metal
Optics/Lens
Focus Ring in AF Mode : No rotation
Optics/Lens
Internal Motor : Yes (Stepping motor)
Optics/Lens
Focal Length (35mm equivalent) : 27mm-82.5mm
Optics/Lens
Maximum Magnification : 0.3x
Optics/Lens
Steady Shot Mode:Active : Lens-based Image Stabilization
Optics/Lens
Aperture (Max.) : f/3.5 - 5.6
Optics/Lens
Lens Mount Type : Sony E-mount
Optics/Lens
Aperture (Min.) : f/22 - 32
Optics/Lens
Lens Type : E-mount 18-55mm F3.5-5.6
Optics/Lens
Lens Weight : 6.9 oz (194g)
Service and Warranty Information
Limited Warranty Term : 1 Year Parts & Labor
Weights and Measurements
Dimensions (Approx.) : Approx. 4-3/4 × 2-3/4 × 1-11/16" (119.9 x 66.9 x 42.8mm) (W/H/D) excluding protrusions
Weights and Measurements
Weight (Approx.) : Approx. 10.3 oz (291g) (excl battery & media)
Camera
Lens Compatibility : Sony E-mount lens, (Sony A-mount lenses when used with LA-EA1 or LA-EA2 lens adaptor)
Camera
Lens Mount Type : Sony E-mount
Camera
Camera Type : Sony E-mount interchangeable lens digital camera
Flash
Recycling Time : Approx. 4 sec.
Flash
Flash Compensation : ±3.0 EV (in 1/3 EV steps)
Flash
Flash Metering System : Pre-flash TTL
Flash
Flash Type : Built-in, Pop-up Auto
Flash
Guide Number : 6 (in meters at ISO100)
Flash
Flash Modes : Fill-flash, Slow Sync., Rear Sync., Wireless (with external flash), Off
Flash
Flash Coverage : FOV coverage up to 18 mm (in the focal length)
Interface
PhotoTV HD : Yes, with BRAVIA Sync™ enabled HDTV and HDMI® cable
Interface
BRAVIA® Sync™ : Yes, via HDMI with compatible BRAVIA HDTV
Interface
USB Port(s) : USB2.0 Hi-speed (mass-storage, MTP)
Interface
DVDirect : Yes, via USB
Interface
HD Output : HDMI® (TypeC mini)
Interface
Memory Card Slot : Dual compatibility slot: Memory Stick PRO Duo™/Pro-HG Duo™/PRO-HG HX Duo™ media - SD, SDHC and SDXC memory card
Power
Battery Type : InfoLITHIUM® NP-FW50 (7.2V)
Power
Number of Still Images : Approx. 430 images (CIPA standard)
Software
Supplied Software : PMB (Picture Motion Browser) v5.2; Image Data Converter SR v3.2; Image Data Lightbox SR v2.2
Software
Operating System Compatibility : Windows XP SP3 (32-bit), Windows Vista SP2, Windows 7 SP1; Mac OS X (v10.3-?10.6), PMB is not compatible with Mac OS. Camera (via USB), Image Data Converter, and Image Data Lightbox software are compatible with Mac OS.
Support
Find related product support and help in Sony eSupport
Product Warranty
Limited Warranty
Release Date
First seen
1 August 2011