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Sony-slt-a65.32889616
9.0 out of 10

Sony SLT-A65

Boasting 24.3-megapixel clarity and up to 10 fps, the α65 delive Read more

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Specifications

Feature
Value
Comment
Recording
Media Type : Memory Stick PRO Duo™/Pro-HG Duo™ media; SD, SDHC and SDXC memory card
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
Audio Format : Dolby Digital (AC-3) / MPEG-4 AAC-LC
Recording
Microphone/Speaker : Built-in Stereo Microphone
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 3:2 : L size: 6000 x 4000 (24M)M size: 4240 x 2832 (12M)S size: 3008 x 2000 (6M)
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 16:9 : L size: 6000 x 3376 (20M)M size: 4240 x 2400 (10M)S size: 3008 x1688 (5.1M)
LCD Display
Real-time image adjustment display : Yes(On/Off)
LCD Display
Histogram : Yes (On/off)
LCD Display
Grid Display : Yes (On/off)
LCD Display
Customization : Grid, Histogram display, Digital Level Gauge, Grid Line, Magnified display for playback
LCD Display
Angle Adjustment : Tilt angle: Down: Approx. 180 degreesRotation angle:180 degrees counterclockwise and 90 degrees clockwise.
LCD Display
Live View : Continuous Live View (LCD/EVF Auto, selectable)
LCD Display
Brightness Control : Auto, Manual (5 steps between -2 to +2)
LCD Display
LCD Type : 3.0” TFT Xtra Fine™ LCD (921,600 pixels) w/TruBlack™ technology
LCD Display
Coverage : 100%
Drive System
Shutter Type : Electronically-controlled, vertical-traverse, focal-plane shutter
Drive System
Continuous Shooting Speed : Continuous (Hi: up to 8fps,Low: up to 3fps)Continuous Priority AE (10fps)
Drive System
Shutter Speeds : 1/4000 to 30 seconds, bulb
Drive System
Self-timer : 2-sec. or 10-sec. delay,
Drive System
Drive Mode : Single-shot, Continuous shooting (Hi/Lo selectable), Self-timer (10/2 sec delay selectable), Bracket (Continuous/Single/WB), Remote commander (RMT-DSLR1 Sold Separately)
Drive System
Burst Buffer : JPEG Standard (18 shots)JPEG Fine (17 shots)RAW (13 shots)RAW+JPEG (11 shots)
Interface
USB Port(s) : USB2.0 Hi-speed (mass-storage, MTP)
Interface
PhotoTV HD : Yes, with BRAVIA Sync™ enabled HDTV and HDMI® cable
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
Interface
HD Output : HDMI (TypeC mini)
Interface
Accessory Shoe : Yes (Alpha)
Interface
BRAVIA® Sync™ : Yes, via HDMI with compatible BRAVIA HDTV
Interface
DVDirect : Yes, via USB
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.
Camera
Lens Compatibility : Sony A-mount lens
Camera
Camera Type : Sony A-mount interchangeable lens digital camera
Optics/Lens
Aperture (Max.) : f/3.5 - 6.3
Optics/Lens
Aspheric Elements : 3 aspheric
Optics/Lens
Distance Encoder : Yes
Optics/Lens
Distance Scale : Yes
Optics/Lens
Magnification : x 0.25
Optics/Lens
Lens Type : Standard Zoom
Optics/Lens
Lens Mount Type : Sony A-mount
Optics/Lens
Aperture Blade : 7 blades (Circular aperture)
Optics/Lens
Aperture (Min.) : f/22 - 40
Optics/Lens
Filter Diameter : 62mm
Optics/Lens
Lens Groups-Elements : 13 groups, 15 elements
Optics/Lens
Minimum Focus Distance : 1' 6" (45cm)
Optics/Lens
Focal Length (35mm equivalent) : APS: 27-202.5mm (35mm Equivalent: 18-135mm)
Optics/Lens
Lens Weight : 14.1 oz (398g)
Focus Control
Focus Features : Predictive control(AF-A, AF-C), Focus Lock, Eye-start AF
Focus Control
Focus System : TTL phase detection AF (CCD line sensors)
Focus Control
Focus Points : 15 points (3 points cross type)
Focus Control
AF Modes : Single-shot AF(AF-S), Continuous AF(AF-C), Automatic AF(AF-A) selectable, Manual Focus
Focus Control
Focus Area : Wide (auto,15 points)/Zone/Spot/Local selectable
Focus Control
Focus Sensitivity : EV -1 to 18 EV (at ISO100 equivalent, with F2.8 lens attached)
Focus Control
AF Illuminator : Built-in LED, Range: approx. 3' - 15' (1m-5m)
Flash
Recycling Time : Approx. 3 sec.
Flash
Flash Compensation : ±2.0EV?1/3EV steps?
Flash
Guide Number : 10 (in meters at ISO100)
Flash
Flash Type : Built-in, Pop-up Auto
Flash
Flash Modes : Auto, Fill-flash, Slow Sync., Rear Sync., Hi-speed sync., Red-eye reduction (on/off selectable for Autoflash and fill-flash mode), Wireless, Off
Flash
Flash Coverage : FOV coverage up to 18 mm (in the focal length)
Flash
Flash Bracketing : 0.3/0.7EV steps, 3 frames
Flash
Flash Metering System : ADI flash / Pre-flash TTL
Weights and Measurements
Weight (Approx.) : Approx. 1 lb 3.1 oz (543g) (excl battery, lens & media)Approx. 1 lb 5.9 oz (622g) (w/battery & media)
Weights and Measurements
Dimensions (Approx.) : Approx. 5-1/4 × 3-7/8 × 3-1/4" (132.1 x 97.5 x 80.7mm) (W/H/D) excluding protrusions
Service and Warranty Information
Limited Warranty Term : 1 Year Parts & Labor
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
Effective Picture Resolution : Approx. 24.3 megapixels
Imaging Sensor
Anti Dust : Charge protection coating on Low-Pass Filter and electromagnetic vibration mechanism
Imaging Sensor
Pixel Gross : Approx. 24.7 megapixels
Imaging Sensor
Processor : BIONZ™ image processor
Viewfinder
Magnification : 1.09x (with 50mm lens at infinity, -1m -1 )
Viewfinder
Field of View : 100%
Viewfinder
Type : 0.50" XGA OLED EVF (Electronic viewfinder) (2,359k dots)
Viewfinder
Diopter Adjustment : -4.0m -1 to +3.0m -1
Exposure System
Exposure Bracketing : Bracket: Cont./Bracket: Single, /1/3EV, 2/3EV increments, 3 frames
Exposure System
ISO : Auto (ISO 100-1600); Selectable ISO100 - 16000 equivalent
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
White Balance Mode : Auto,Daylight, Shade, Cloudy, Incandescent, Fluorescent (Warm White, Cool White, Day White) , Flash, Setting the color temperature, Color Filter, Custom
Exposure System
Scene Mode(s) : Portrait, Landscape, Macro, Sports action, Sunset, Night portrait, Night View, Handheld Twilight
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
Creative Style : Standard, Vivid, Portrait , Landscape, Sunset, Black & White, (Contrast (-3 to +3steps), Saturation(-3 to +3steps), Sharpness(-3 to +3steps))
Exposure System
D-Range Optimizer : Yes: (Auto, Level, Off)
Exposure System
Auto Exposure Lock : Yes (AE Lock button)
Exposure System
Color Temperature : 2500 - 9900 k with 15-step each Magenta/Green compensation (G7 to M7), Amber/Blue (A7 to B7)
Exposure System
Exposure Compensation : +/-3.0EV?1/3EV steps)
Exposure System
Metering Modes : Multi-segment, Center-weighted, Spot
Exposure System
Metering Sensitivity : -2EV to 17EV (at ISO 100 equivalent w/ f/1.4 lens)
Exposure System
Exposure Settings : AUTO,AUTO Advanced (AUTO+), Scene Selection (SCN), Sweep Panorama, 3D Sweep Panorama (3D), Continuous Advance Priority AE (10fps), Movie, Programmed AE (P), Aperture priority (A), Shutter-speed priority (S), Manual (M)
Exposure System
Metering : Advanced 1200-zone evaluative metering
Advanced Features
Image Stabilization : SteadyShot INSIDE in-body image stabilization
Advanced Features
Smile Shutter™ technology : Smile shutter (selectable from 3 steps)
Advanced Features
Face Detection : On/On (Regist. Faces)/Off
Advanced Features
Embedded GPS : Yes
Advanced Features
Auto High Dynamic Range : Yes, (Auto Exposure Difference, Exposure difference Level (1-6 EV at 1.0 EV step), off)
Advanced Features
Sweep Panorama : Horizontal (Wide/Standard), Vertical, and 3D Panorama
Power
Number of Still Images : Approx. 510 images with viewfinder, 560 images with LCD monitor (CIPA standard)
Power
Battery Type : InfoLITHIUM® NP-FM500H (7.2V)
Support
Find related product support and help in Sony eSupport
Product Warranty
Limited Warranty
Product Warranty
Owner's Manual
Release Date
First seen
27 August 2011