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Sony NEX-7

Wed August 24, 2011

Sony NEX-7

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 Category:  Type: Image Sensor :
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The Sony NEX-7 Interchangeable Lens Camera (ILC, or compact mirrorless DSLR) is the almost perfect enthusiast camera in terms of handling, image quality and performance. It is recognized by most reviewers as one of the most — if not the most — exciting camera of 2011, and that’s including the traditional mirrored DSLRs in the mix.

The Sony NEX-7 features 24.3 MP resolution (on an Exmor™ APS HD CMOS sensor 23.5 X 15.6mm), 3.0-in. tiltabe LCD (921k-dot), built-in EVF (2,359k-dot), iAUTO, PASM, Scene Modes, Sweep Panorama, Anti Motion Blur, Manual Focus, Background Defocus, Picture Effect, Hand-held Twilight Mode, Peaking AF function, built-in flash, Continuous Shooting at up to 10fps, Auto HDR, Dynamic Range Optimizer, RAW, Anti-Dust Technology, and Full HD 1080p Movie 1920 x 1080/60p AVCHD with stereo sound.

The Sony NEX-7 seems to have taken the camera world by storm. The dust has yet to settle, but reviewers are already heaping upon it their highest awards. It’s not perfect by any means [be sure to read all the reviews in our list below] but when pro photographers start thinking seriously of swapping their traditional large and clunky mirrored DSLR and lenses for a smaller compact mirrorless DSLR, you know that there has been a definite paradigm shift. The compact mirrorless DSLR is now a force to reckon with and cameras like the NEX-7 shows us why. The Sony NEX-7 is an ideal compact serious enthusiast and advanced photographer camera with DSLR-level image quality, performance and low-light capability.

If you do not require a built-in high resolution electronic viewfinder and built-in flash, check out the cheaper but equally remarkable Sony NEX-5N.




Sony NEX-7
QuickFact™ Sheet
Sony NEX-7 US | CA  
Image Sensor 24.3 Megapixel, Exmor APS HD CMOS sensor (23.5 X 15.6mm)
Lens Mount Sony E-mount
Image Stabilization Lens-shift (optical), therefore dependent on lens attached
File Format JPEG, RAW, RAW+JPEG
Media SD / SDHC / SDXC
Memory Stick PRO Duo / Pro-HG Duo / PRO-HG HX Duo
Viewfinder 0.50-in. XGA OLED EVF (Electronic viewfinder) (2,359k dot)
Field of View : Approx. 100%
Shutter Speed Electronically-controlled, vertical-traverse, focal-plane shutter
1/4000 ~ 30 sec., B
Continuous Shooting Continuous (Variable), Speed Priority (up to 10fps)
Shooting Modes iAUTO, PASM, Scene mode
Exposure Metering Multi-segment, Center-weighted, Spot
ISO sensitivity Auto (ISO 100-16000), Selectable (ISO 100 to 1600)
Dust Reduction System Charge protection coating on Low-Pass Filter and electromagnetic vibration mechanism
Autofocus Contrast AF 25 points
Single-shot AF, Continuous AF, Direct Manual Focus, Manual Focus
Multi Point AF (25 points), Center Weighted AF, Flexible Spot AF
AF Illuminator
White Balance Auto,Daylight, Shade, Cloudy, Incandescent, Fluorescent, Flash, Setting the color temperature, Color Filter, Custom
Display Monitor 3.0 in. LCD, 921k-dot, Tiltable ( Up: Approx. 90 degrees, Down: Approx. 45 degrees)
Movie AVCHD Full HD 1080/60p/60i/24p
Remote Control RMT-DSLR1 Wireless Remote Commander (sold separately)
Battery InfoLITHIUM® NP-FW50 (7.2V) (430 shots, CIPA) included
Dimensions (W x H x D) 119.9 x 66.9 x 42.8 mm / 4-3/4 × 2-3/4 × 1-11/16 in.
Weight 291 g / 10.3 oz. (Body only)
MSRP body only: US $1199.99 / CAD $1199.99 / UK £ / €
with Sony 18-55mm F3.5-5.6 kit lens: US $1399.99 / CAD $1399.99 / UK £ / €

*Specifications and equipment are subject to change without any notice or obligation on the part of the manufacturer. Please consult manufacturer’s site for latest specifications.


Product technical specifications (including MSRP and Included Accessories) are as represented by the manufacturer and subject to manufacturer's change without any notice or obligation on the part of the manufacturer. Product color availability and included accessories may also differ by country or area. Please verify the latest specs from the appropriate manufacturer's site.

Before you buy, do your homework and verify a seller's reputation. One source you may want to check with is Resellerratings.com. And remember, if a price seems to good to be true, it probably is.

DISCLAIMER:

Though we make every effort to strive for accuracy in reproducing these specs, we do occasionally make mistakes, so verify with the manufacturer's site for the latest specs. Also, in the early stages of a product introduction, you can almost guarantee there will be some errors from the manufacturers themselves as they update their sites. If you see any mistakes, please contact us. We do appreciate your writing in with the corrections and thank you in advance!

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Sony NEX-5N

Wed August 24, 2011

Sony NEX-5N with 18-55mm lens

Sony NEX-5N

Sony NEX-5N

Sony NEX-5N

Sony NEX-5N

Sony NEX-5N

Sony NEX-5N

Sony NEX-5N

Sony NEX-5N

Sony NEX-5N

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The Sony NEX-5N redefines what an Interchangeable Lens Camera (ILC, or compact mirrorless DSLR) can be in terms of image quality and performance. It is recognized by most reviewers as untouched at the top of the compact mirrorless category with unmatched low-light capability.

The Sony NEX-5N features 16.1 MP resolution (on an Exmor™ APS HD CMOS sensor 23.5 X 15.6mm), 3.0-in. tiltabe LCD (921k-dot), iAUTO, PASM, Scene Modes, Sweep Panorama, Anti Motion Blur, Manual Focus, Background Defocus, Picture Effect, Hand-held Twilight Mode, Peaking AF function, Continuous Shooting at 10fps, Auto HDR, Dynamic Range Optimizer, RAW, Anti-Dust Technology, and Full HD 1080p Movie 1920 x 1080/60p AVCHD with stereo sound.

The Sony NEX-5N ushers in a new era in the compact mirrorless DSLR and may well mark the rise of the Interchangeable Lens Camera category at the expense of the traditional large and clunky mirrored DSLR. It’s an ideal compact point-and-shoot with DSLR-level image quality and low-light capability.

If you require a built-in high resolution electronic viewfinder and built-in flash, check out the Sony NEX-7.


From SonyAsiaPacific




Sony NEX-5N
QuickFact™ Sheet
Sony NEX-5N US | CA  
Image Sensor 16.1 Megapixel, APS-C HD CMOS sensor (23.5 X 15.6mm)
Lens Mount Sony E-mount
Image Stabilization Lens-shift (optical), therefore dependent on lens attached
File Format JPEG, RAW, RAW+JPEG
Media SD / SDHC / SDXC
Memory Stick PRO Duo / Pro-HG Duo / PRO-HG HX Duo
Viewfinder External: Optional OLED finder available (FDA-EV1S) (sold separately)
Shutter Speed Electronically-controlled, vertical-traverse, focal-plane shutter
1/4000 ~ 30 sec., B
Continuous Shooting Continuous (3fps) Speed Priority (10fps)
Shooting Modes iAUTO, PASM, Scene
Exposure Metering Multi-segment, Center-weighted, Spot
ISO sensitivity Auto (ISO 100-3200), Selectable (ISO 100 to 25600)
Dust Reduction System Charge protection coating on Low-Pass Filter and electromagnetic vibration mechanism
Autofocus Contrast AF 25 points
Single-shot AF, Continuous AF, Direct Manual Focus, Manual Focus
Multi Point AF (25 points), Center Weighted AF, Flexible Spot AF
AF Illuminator
White Balance Auto, Daylight, Shade, Cloudy, Incandescent, Fluorescent, Flash, Setting the color temperature, Color Filter, Custom
Display Monitor 3.0 in. LCD, 921k-dot, Tiltable ( Up: Approx. 80 degrees, Down: Approx. 45 degrees)
Movie AVCHD Full HD 1920 x 1080/60p
Remote Control RMT-DSLR1 Wireless Remote Commander (sold separately)
Battery InfoLITHIUM® NP-FW50 (7.2V) (430 shots, CIPA) included
Dimensions (W x H x D) 110.8 x 58.8 x 38.2 mm / 4-3/8 × 2-3/8 × 1-9/16 in.
Weight 210 g / 7.4 oz (Body only)
269 g / 9.5 oz. (with card and battery)
MSRP with Sony 18-55mm F3.5-5.6 kit lens: US $699.99 / CAD $699.99 / UK £ / €

*Specifications and equipment are subject to change without any notice or obligation on the part of the manufacturer. Please consult manufacturer’s site for latest specifications.


Product technical specifications (including MSRP and Included Accessories) are as represented by the manufacturer and subject to manufacturer's change without any notice or obligation on the part of the manufacturer. Product color availability and included accessories may also differ by country or area. Please verify the latest specs from the appropriate manufacturer's site.

Before you buy, do your homework and verify a seller's reputation. One source you may want to check with is Resellerratings.com. And remember, if a price seems to good to be true, it probably is.

DISCLAIMER:

Though we make every effort to strive for accuracy in reproducing these specs, we do occasionally make mistakes, so verify with the manufacturer's site for the latest specs. Also, in the early stages of a product introduction, you can almost guarantee there will be some errors from the manufacturers themselves as they update their sites. If you see any mistakes, please contact us. We do appreciate your writing in with the corrections and thank you in advance!

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OLED Electronic Viewfinder for NEX-5N Camera



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