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Sony Alpha NEX-5R


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Manufacturer Sony Electronics
Model name Alpha NEX-5R
Date announced 2012-08-29
MSRP $650
Street price $482  See all prices
Official site Alpha NEX-5R Homepage
 
Camera type Mirrorless interchangeable lens camera
Sensor size (type) 23.5 x 15.6 mm (CMOS)
Max still resolution 4912 x 3264 (16 Megapixel)
 
Zoom capability N/A
Focal length
(35mm equivalent)
N/A
Max aperture N/A
Lens mount
(D-SLR/ILC only)
Sony E-mount
Crop factor
(D-SLR/ILC only)
1.5x
Autofocus Yes
AF-assist lamp Yes
Image stabilization
(Optical only)
No
Macro (min distance) N/A
 
Built-in flash No
External flash support Yes
Supports conversion lenses No
Supports underwater case No
 
LCD size 3.0"
LCD resolution 921,600 pixels
LCD position Tilting
Viewfinder Optional
Viewfinder mag.
(D-SLR only)
Viewfinder coverage
 
Manual controls Exposure compensation, shutter speed, aperture, white balance, focus
ISO range 100 - 25600
RAW/TIFF support RAW
 
Movie mode (format) Yes (AVCHD)
Max movie resolution 1920 x 1080
Sound in movies Yes (Stereo)
Zoom usable in movies Yes
 
Storage method Memory Stick Pro Duo + SD/SDHC/SDXC (no card included)
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Storage capacity
(out of the box)
N/A
 
Battery used NP-FW50 (1)
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Battery life
(CIPA standard)
330 shots
 
Video output Yes
HDMI output Yes
USB output Yes (2.0)
 
Dimensions
(W x H x D)
4.4 x 2.4 x 1.6 in (111.8 x 61.0 x 40.6 mm)
Weight (empty) 7.7 oz (218 g)
 
Included software PlayMemories Home, Image Data Converter, Image Data Lightbox
 
Misc. notes New hybrid AF system combines phase and contrast detection. Touchscreen LCD can flip up 180 degrees to face your subject. Built-in Wi-Fi with downloadable "apps" that add features to the camera. Does not have a built-in flash, but a small external flash is included in the box. Comes in white, silver, and black. Add an 18 - 55 mm lens for $100 more.
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