Interchangeable Lens Digital Camera ILCE-5100

Peaking Level

Enhances the outline of in-focus ranges using a specific color in Manual Focus or Direct Manual Focus shooting. This function allows you to confirm the focus easily.

  1. MENU (Custom Settings)[Peaking Level] → desired setting.

Menu item details

Sets the peaking level to high.
Sets the peaking level to middle.
Sets the peaking level to low.
Off (default setting):
Does not use the peaking function.


  • Since the product determines that sharp areas are in focus, the effect of peaking differs, depending on the subject and shooting conditions.
  • The outline of in-focus ranges is not enhanced when the product is connected using an HDMI cable.