Camera Type
Interchangeable Lens Digital Camera
Sony E-mount lens

[Image sensor]

Image format
35 mm full frame (35.9 mm × 24.0 mm), CMOS image sensor
Effective pixel number of camera
Approx. 42 400 000 pixels
Total pixel number of camera
Approx. 43 600 000 pixels


In-camera sensor shift image stabilization system


Charge protection coating on optical filter and image sensor shift mechanism

[Auto focus system]

Detection system
Phase detection system/Contrast detection system
Sensitivity Range
–3 EV to +20 EV (at ISO 100 equivalent, F2.0)
AF illuminator
Approx. 0.3 m to 3.0 m (0.99 ft. to 9.8 ft.) (When using an FE 28-70 mm F3.5-5.6 OSS)

[Electronic Viewfinder]

1.3 cm (0.5 type) Electronic Viewfinder
Total number of dots
3 686 400 dots
Frame coverage
Approx. 0.78× with 50 mm lens at infinity, –1 m-1
Eye Point
Approx. 23 mm from the eyepiece and approx. 18.5 mm from the eyepiece frame at –1 m-1
Diopter Adjustment
–4.0 m-1 to +3.0 m-1


LCD monitor
7.5 cm (3.0 type) TFT drive, touch panel
Total number of dots
1 440 000 dots

[Exposure control]

Metering method
1 200-zone evaluative metering
Metering Range
–3 EV to +20 EV (at ISO 100 equivalent with F2.0 lens)
ISO sensitivity (Recommended exposure index)
Still images: ISO 100 to ISO 32 000 (Extended ISO: Minimum ISO 50, maximum ISO 102 400), [ISO AUTO] (ISO 100 to 12 800, Maximum/Minimum can be set.)
Movies: ISO 100 to ISO 32 000 equivalent, [ISO AUTO] (ISO 100 to 12 800 equivalent, Maximum/Minimum can be set.)
Exposure compensation
±5.0 EV (switchable between 1/3 EV and 1/2 EV steps)
When using exposure compensation dial: ±3.0 EV (1/3 EV step)


Electronically-controlled, vertical-traverse, focal-plane type
Speed range
Still images: 1/8 000 second to 30 seconds, BULB
Movies: 1/8 000 second to 1/4 second (1/3 EV step)
  • 1080 60i-compatible devices (1080 50i-compatible devices): up to 1/60 (1/50) second in AUTO mode (up to 1/30 (1/25) second in Auto slow shutter mode)
Flash sync speed
1/250 second (when using a flash manufactured by Sony)

[Continuous shooting]

Continuous shooting speed
: Maximum of approx. 10 images per second/: Maximum of approx. 8 images per second/: Maximum of approx. 6 images per second/: Maximum of approx. 3 images per second
  • Based on our measurement conditions. The speed of continuous shooting can be slower, depending on the shooting conditions.

[Recording format]

File format
JPEG (DCF Ver. 2.0, Exif Ver. 2.31, MPF Baseline) compliant, RAW (Sony ARW 2.3 format)
Movie (XAVC S format)
MPEG-4 AVC/H.264 XAVC S ver.1.0 format compliant
Video: MPEG-4 AVC/H.264
Audio: LPCM 2ch (48kHz 16bit)
Movie (AVCHD format)
AVCHD format Ver. 2.0 compatible
Video: MPEG-4 AVC/H.264
Audio: Dolby Digital 2ch, equipped with Dolby Digital Stereo Creator
  • Manufactured under license from Dolby Laboratories.

[Recording media]

Memory Stick, SD cards


Slot for SD cards (UHS-I and UHS-II compatible)
Multi-slot for Memory Stick PRO Duo and SD cards (UHS-I compatible)
Supports operations between two memory cards.

[Input/output terminals]

USB Type-C terminal
SuperSpeed USB (USB 3.1 Gen 1)
Multi/Micro USB Terminal*
Hi-Speed USB (USB 2.0)

*Supports Micro USB compatible devices.

HDMI type D micro jack
(Microphone) terminal
Ø 3.5 mm Stereo mini jack
(Headphones) terminal
Ø 3.5 mm Stereo mini jack
(Flash sync) terminal

[Power, general]

Model No.
Rated input
7.2 V, 3.7 W
Power consumption (while shooting)
Using an FE 28-70 mm F3.5-5.6 OSS
When using the viewfinder: Approx. 3.7 W
When using the monitor: Approx. 3.0 W
Operating temperature
0 to 40°C (32 to 104°F)
Storage temperature
–20 to 55°C (–4 to 131°F)
Dimensions (W/H/D) (Approx.)
126.9 × 95.6 × 73.7 mm
126.9 × 95.6 × 62.7 mm (from grip to monitor)
5 × 3 7/8 × 3 in.
5 × 3 7/8 × 2 1/2 in. (from grip to monitor)
Mass (CIPA compliant) (Approx.)
657 g (1 lb 7.2 oz) (including battery pack, SD card)
Exif Print
PRINT Image Matching III

[Wireless LAN]

Supported format
IEEE 802.11 b/g/n
Frequency band
2.4 GHz
Connection method
Wi-Fi Protected Setup™ (WPS)/Manual
Access method
Infrastructure mode


Tag type
NFC Forum Type 3 Tag compliant

[Bluetooth communications]

Bluetooth standard Ver. 4.1

Frequency band
2.4 GHz

Battery charger BC-QZ1

Rated input
100 – 240 V, 50/60 Hz, 0.38 A
Rated output
8.4 V, 1.6 A

Rechargeable battery pack NP-FZ100

Rated voltage
7.2 V

Design and specifications are subject to change without notice.