High-resolution CMOS sensor
The high-resolution CMOS sensor assures detail-packed pictures with excellent contrast and gorgeous colours. Exmor technology cuts noise while signals are converted to digital form.
Incredible shooting reactions
Capture fast-moving action with a continuous burst of images. Speed Priority mode shoots at a lightning-fast 7 frames per second.
Amazing HD movies
Capture smoothly detailed HD videos with quick autofocus to track the action - even while you're zooming. Background defocus effects add an extra dimension to creative movie shooting.
Create a range of artistic styles, with no PC needed. Picture Effects offers a rich palette of options including posterise, partial colour, retro, high-key, mono and toy camera. Preview results in live view mode while shooting stills or movies.
- 16.1 effective megapixels - High-resolution Exmor™ APS HD CMOS Sensor for low-noise, ultra-responsive still image and HD video shooting, even in low light
- BIONZ processor with dual Noise reduction - Powerful image processing engine assures very high quality, low noise images with rich tonal gradation
- Translucent Mirror Technology - Replaces DSLR moving mirror with fixed translucent mirror: enables ultra-fast shooting with speedy, accurate phase detection AF
- High-speed continuous shooting with Tele-Zoom - Capture fast-moving action at up to 7fps (Priority AE) with continuous AF, and 1.4x digital zoom for close-ups of moving subjects
- 2x Clear Image Zoom - Double your zoom range; By Pixel Super Resolution Technology boosts magnification while maintaining superb image quality
- Quick AF Full HD movie shooting - Record Full HD videos in AVCHD 1080i or MP4 format: with rapid, phase detection tracking autofocus - even with moving subjects
- Creative Full HD movie functions - Including dedicated Movie button, aperture control for beautiful depth of field effects and selectable Creative Styles
- Auto Portrait Framing - The camera automatically detects faces and trims image borders to create tighter, pro-style compositions without effort
- Advanced Quick AF Live View - Real-time full-resolution image display from main sensor on LCD or in viewfinder with fast, accurate phase-detection autofocus
- Sweep Panorama with 3D Sweep Panorama - Press the shutter and sweep the camera to capture extra-wide panoramic images: also capture 3D panoramas to view on 3D TV