Dimensions (W x H x D)
Approx. 91mm x 130mm x 223mm (Approx. 3 5/8in x 5 1/8in x 8 3/4in)
Approx.650g, Approx.1lb 6oz (NP-FV30 supplied and with SELP18200 lens: Approx.1420g, Approx..3lb 2oz)
Effective Pixels (Still Image)
Approx. 16.1 megapixels (3:2)
Effective Pixels (Video)
Approx. 13.6 megapixels (16:9)
Sensor Type
APS-C size Exmor APS HD CMOS sensor(23.5 x 15.6mm)
Lens Type
Sony E-Mount lens
Digital Zoom
ISO Sensitivity
Still Mode Only: Auto(100-3200);Manual(100 to 25600)
Minimum Illumination
9 lux(1/60 Shutter Speed F3.5)
Backlight Compensation
Yes (Auto)
Exposure Compensation
AE Shift(Dial/Touch Panel)
Exposure Modes
Multi-segment, touch spot
White Balance Modes
Auto/Onepush/Outdoor/Indoor/WB Temp
Viewfinder Type
Swivel EVF 1.3cm (0.5 type) 2359k dots
Screen Type
3.0 Xtra Fine LCD™ 270 degree swivel display
Brightness Control
Angle Adjustment
Opening Angle:max.90 deg., Turning Angle:max.270 deg.
Shutter Speed
1/48 - 1/10000 (movie_24p), 1/60-1/10000 (movie other), 30s-1/4000 (Still)
Focus Type
Contrast AF
Focus Mode
Single-shot AF, Continuous AF, Direct Manual Focus, Manual Focus
Focus Area
Multi Point AF (25 points)
Approx.10sec.(Still Image)
Other Shooting Functions
Face Detection, Cinematone
Image Processor
BIONZ® image processor
Picture Effect
Movie and Still:Posterization, Pop color, Retro Photo, Partial Color, High constrast Monochrome, Toy Camera, Still Only:Soft Focus, Miniature
Flash Mode
Auto/Forced/Slow Sync./Rear Sync./Prohibited
Flash Metering System
Pre-flash TTL
Flash Compensation
Yes (+/-2EV , 1/3EV Step)
Compatible Recording Media
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)
Recording Format (Still Image)
DCF Ver.2.0 compatible, Exif Ver.2.3 compatible, MPF Baseline compatible
Still Image Size (Photo Mode)
16.0 megapixels 3:2 (4912 x 3264), 13.6 megapixels 16:9 (4912 x 2760), 8.4 megapixels 3:2 (3568 x 2368), 7.1 megapixels 16:9 (3568 x 2000), 4.0 megapixels 3:2 (2448 x 1624), 3.4 megapixels 16:9 (2448 x 1376)
Still Image Size (Movie Mode)
2.1 megapixels 16:9 (1920x1080), 307K pixels 4:3 (640x480), 230K pixels 16:9 (640x360)
Progressive Mode
HD:60p/24p, Progressive recording
Recording Format (Video)
HD:MPEG4-AVC/H.264 AVCHD™ ver.2.0 format compatible, STD:MPEG2-PS
Video Recording Rate (ABR / VBR)
HD PS: Approx.28Mbps/FX:Approx.24Mbps/FH:Approx.17Mbps/HQ:Approx.9Mbps/LP:Approx.5Mbps, STD HQ: 9Mbps
Video Resolution
HD:1920x1080/60p,24p,60i(FX,FH), 1440x1080/60i (HQ,LP), STD:720x480/60i
Monoral Speaker
Built-in Zoom Microphone
Audio Recording Format
Dolby® Digital 5.1ch, Dolby® Digital 5.1Creator, Dolby® Digital 2ch stereo
Lens Cover
Input and Output Terminals
Composite Video Out, HDMI Out, Multi/Micro USB Terminal
Power Consumption (LCD Screen)
HD:4.2W(with SELP18200 Lens), STD:4.0W(with SELP18200 Lens)
Power Consumption (Viewfinder)
HD:4.6W(with SELP18200 Lens), STD:4.4W(with SELP18200 Lens)
Supplied battery
  • AC Adaptor
  • Power Cord
  • Component A/V Cable
  • A/V Connecting Cable
  • USB Cable
  • Body Cap
  • Zoom Lens (E PZ 18-200mm F3.5-6.3 OSS)
  • Lens Hood
  • Lens Front Cap
  • Lens Rear Cap
  • Battery Cover
  • Wind Screen
  • Large Eye Cup
  • CD-ROM ("Handycam" Application Software)
  • Remote Commander
  • Operating Guide