General
Camera type   Interchangeable lens digital camera
Lens mount Lens Mount E-mount
Image sensor Type Type 35mm full frame (35.6 x 23.8mm), Exmor R CMOS sensor
Number of pixels (effective) Number Of Pixels (Effective) Approx. 12.1 megapixels
Number of pixels (total) Number of Pixels (total) Approx. 12.9 megapixels
Image sensor aspect ratio Aspect Ratio 3:02
Color filter   R, G, B primary color
Anti-Dust function Anti-Dust System Yes (Charge protection coating on Optical Filter and ultrasonic vibration mechanism)
Recording system (still image) Recording format Recording Format JPEG (DCF Ver. 2.0, Exif
Ver. 2.32, MPF Baseline compliant),
HEIF (MPEG-A MIAF compliant),
RAW (Sony ARW 4.0 format
compliant)
Image size (pixels) [3:2] Image Size (pixels) [3:2] 35mm full frame L: 4240 x 2832 (12M), M: 2768 x 1848 (5.1M), S: 2128 x 1416 (3.0M)
APS-C L: 2768 x 1848 (5.1M), M: 2128 x 1416 (3.0M), S: 1376 x 920 (1.3M)
Image size (pixels) [4:3]   35mm full frame L: 3776 x 2832 (11M), M: 2464 x 1848 (4.6M), S: 1888 x 1416 (2.7M)
APS-C L: 2464 x 1848 (4.6M), M: 1888 x 1416 (2.7M), S: 1232 x 920 (1.1M)
Image size (pixels) [16:9] Image Size (pixels) [16:9] 35mm full frame L: 4240 x 2348 (10M), M: 2768 x 1560 (4.3M), S: 2128 x 1200 (2.6M)
APS-C L: 2768 x 1560 (4.3M), M: 2128 x 1200 (2.6M), S: 1376 x 776 (1.1M)
Image size (pixels) [1:1]   35mm full frame L: 2832 x 2832 (8M), M: 1840 x 1840 (3.4M), S: 1408 x 1408 (2.0M)
APS-C L: 1840 x 1840 (3.4M), M: 1408 x 1408 (2.0M), S: 912 x 912 (0.8M)
Image size (pixels) [Sweep Panorama] Image Size (pixels) [Sweep Panorama] -
Image quality modes Image Quality Modes RAW (Compressed / Uncompressed)
JPEG (Extra fine / Fine / Standard)
HEIF (4:2:0 / 4:2:2) (Extra fine / Fine / Standard)
RAW & JPEG
RAW & HEIF
14bit RAW RAW Output Yes
Picture Effect Picture Effect -
Creative Style Creative Style -
Creative Look   ST, PT, NT, VV, VV2, FL, IN, SH, BW, SE, Custom Look (1-6)
Picture Profile Picture Profile Yes (Off / PP1-PP10) Parameters: Black level, Gamma (Movie, Still, Cine1-4, ITU709, ITU709 [800%], S-Log2, S-Log3, HLG, HLG1-3), Black Gamma, Knee, Color Mode, Saturation, Color Phase, Color Depth, Detail, Copy, Reset
Dynamic Range functions Dynamic Range Functions Off, Dynamic Range Optimizer
Color space Colour Space sRGB standard (with sYCC gamut) and Adobe RGB standard compatible with TRILUMINOS Color. BT.2020 standard. *1 
Recording system (movie) Recording format Recording Format XAVC S
XVAVC HS
Video compression Video Compression XAVC S: MPEG-4 AVC/H.264
XAVC HS: MPEG-H HEVC/H.265
Audio recording format Audio Recording Format LPCM 2ch(48kHz 16bit), LPCM 2ch(48kHz 24bit) *2 , LPCM 4ch(48kHz 24bit) *2 , MPEG-4 AAC-LC 2ch *3 
Picture Effect Picture Effect -
Creative Style Creative Style -
Creative Look   ST, PT, NT, VV, VV2, FL, IN, SH, BW, SE, Custom Look (1-6)
Picture Profile Picture Profile Yes (Off / PP1-PP10) Parameters: Black level, Gamma (Movie, Still, Cine1-4, ITU709, ITU709 [800%], S-Log2, S-Log3, HLG, HLG1-3), Black Gamma, Knee, Color Mode, Saturation, Color Phase, Color Depth, Detail, Copy, Reset
Color space Colour Space BT.2020 standard compatible with TRILUMINOS Color
Movie recording system (XAVC HS 4K) 3840 x 2160 (4:2:0, 10bit, NTSC) (Approx.)   120p (200Mbps)
60p (150Mbps / 75Mbps / 45Mbps)
24p (100Mbps / 50Mbps / 30Mbps)
3840 x 2160 (4:2:0, 10bit, PAL) (Approx.)   100p (200Mbps)
50p (150Mbps / 75Mbps / 45Mbps)
3840 x 2160 (4:2:2, 10bit, NTSC) (Approx.)   120p (280Mbps)
60p (200Mbps / 100Mbps)
24p (100Mbps / 50Mbps)
3840 x 2160 (4:2:2, 10bit, PAL) (Approx.)   100p (280Mbps)
50p (200Mbps / 100Mbps)
Movie recording system (XAVC S 4K) 3840 x 2160 (4:2:0, 8bit, NTSC) (Approx.)   120p (200Mbps)
60p (150Mbps)
30p (100Mbps / 60Mbps)
24p (100Mbps / 60Mbps)
3840 x 2160 (4:2:0, 8bit, PAL) (Approx.)   100p (200Mbps)
50p (150Mbps)
25p (100Mbps / 60Mbps)
3840 x 2160 (4:2:2, 10bit, NTSC) (Approx.)   120p (280Mbps)
60p (200Mbps)
30p (140Mbps)
24p (100Mbps)
3840 x 2160 (4:2:2, 10bit, PAL) (Approx.)   100p (280Mbps)
50p (200Mbps)
25p (140Mbps)
Movie recording system (XAVC S HD) 1920 x 1080 (4:2:0, 8bit, NTSC) (Approx.)   120p (100Mbps / 60Mbps)
60p (50Mbps / 25Mbps)
30p (50Mbps / 16Mbps)
24p (50Mbps)
1920 x 1080 (4:2:0, 8bit, PAL) (Approx.)   100p (100Mbps / 60Mbps)
50p (50Mbps / 25Mbps)
25p (50Mbps / 16Mbps)
1920 x 1080 (4:2:2, 10bit, NTSC) (Approx.)   60p (50Mbps)
30p (50Mbps)
24p (50Mbps)
1920 x 1080 (4:2:2, 10bit, PAL) (Approx.)   50p (50Mbps)
25p (50Mbps)
Movie recording system (XAVC S-I 4K) 3840 x 2160 (4:2:2, 10bit, NTSC) (Approx.)   60p (600Mbps)
30p (300Mbps)
24p (240Mbps)
3840 x 2160 (4:2:2, 10bit, PAL) (Approx.)   50p (500Mbps)
25p (250Mbps)
Movie recording system (XAVC S-I HD) 1920 x 1080 (4:2:2, 10bit, NTSC) (Approx.)   60p (222Mbps)
30p (111Mbps)
24p (89Mbps)
1920 x 1080 (4:2:2, 10bit, PAL) (Approx.)   50p (185Mbps)
25p (93Mbps)
Slow & Quick Motion (S&Q) Image frame rate Image frame rate NTSC mode:
1fps,2fps,4fps,8fps,15fps,30fps,60fps,120fps, 240fps *4 
PAL mode:
1fps,2fps,3fps,6fps,12fps,25fps,50fps,100fps, 200fps *4 
Movie function Audio Level Display Movie Functions Yes
Audio Rec Level Movie Functions Yes
PAL/NTSC Selector Movie Functions Yes
Proxy Recording   Yes (1280 x 720 (Approx. 6Mbps), 1920 x 1080(Approx. 9Mbps), 1920 x 1080(Approx. 16Mbps))
TC/UB Movie Functions Yes
Auto Slow Shutter Movie Functions Yes
Gamma Disp. Assist Movie Functions Yes
RAW Output   Yes (HDMI)
Recording system Location information Link from smartphone Location information Link from smartphone Yes
Media Media SD memory card
SDHC memory card (UHS-I/II compliant)
SDXC memory card (UHS-I/II compliant)
CFexpress Type A memory card
Memory card slot Memory Card Slot SLOT1: Multi slot for SD (UHS-I/II compliant) memory card / CFexpress Type A card, SLOT2: Multi slot for SD (UHS-I/II compliant) memory card / CFexpress Type A card
Recording mode on 2 memory cards   Simult. Rec, Sort, Auto Switch Media, Copy
File system   FAT12, 16, 32, exFAT
Noise reduction Noise Reduction Long exposure NR: On/Off, available at shutter speeds longer than 1 sec.
High ISO NR: Normal / Low / Off
White balance Modes White Balance Modes Auto / Daylight / Shade / Cloudy / Incandescent / Fluorescent / Flash / Underwater / Color Temperature (2500 to 9900K) & color filter / Custom
Shutter AWB Lock   Yes (Shut. Halfway Down / Cont. Shooting / Off)
Focus system Type   Fast Hybrid AF (phase-detection AF / contrast-detection AF)
Focus sensor Focus Sensor Exmor R CMOS sensor
Focus point Focus Point 35mm full frame: 759 points (phase-detection AF), APS-C mode with FF lens: 345 points (phase-detection AF), with APS-C lens: 285 points (phase-detection AF) / 425 points (contrast-detection AF)
Sensitivity range Focus Sensitivity Range EV-6 to EV20 (ISO100 equivalent with F2.0 lens attached)
AF mode Focus Mode AF-A (Automatic AF), AF-S (Single-shot AF), AF-C (Continuous AF), DMF (Direct Manual Focus), Manual Focus
Focus area Focus Area Wide / Zone / Center / Flexible Spot / Expanded Flexible Spot / Tracking
Eye-start AF Other Features -
Eye AF   [Still images] Human (Right/Left Eye Select) / Animal, [Movie] Human (Right/Left Eye Select)
Other features Other Features Predictive control
Focus lock
AF Track Sens. (Still)
AF Subj. Shift Sensitivity (Movie)
AF Transition Speed (Movie)
Switch V/H AF Area
AF Area Regist.
Circ. of Focus Point
AF illuminator AF Illuminator Yes (with Built-in LED type)
AF illuminator range AF Illuminator range Approx. 0.3m - approx. 3.0m (with FE 28-70mm F3.5-5.6 OSS lens attached)
Focus Type with LA-EA1 or LA-EA3 (Sold separately) Focus type with LA-EA3 (Sold separately) Phase-detection
AF micro adjustment Other Features -
Exposure control Metering type Metering Type 1200-zone evaluative metering
Metering sensor Metering Sensor Exmor R CMOS sensor
Metering sensitivity Metering Sensitivity EV-3 to EV20 (at ISO100 equivalent with F2.0 lens attached)
Modes Metering Mode Multi-segment
Center-weighted
Spot (Standard / Large)
Spot
Entire Screen Avg.
Highlight
Exposure modes Exposure Modes AUTO (iAuto)
Programmed AE (P)
Aperture priority (A)
Shutter-speed priority (S)
Manual (M)
Movie (Programmed AE (P) / Aperture priority (A) / Shutter-speed priority (S) / Manual (M) / Flexible Exp. Mode)
Slow & Quick Motion (Programmed AE (P) / Aperture priority (A) / Shutter-speed priority (S) / Manual (M) / Flexible Exp. Mode)
Scene Selection Scene Selection -
Exposure compensation Exposure Compensation +/- 5.0EV (1/3 EV, 1/2 EV steps selectable) (with exposure compensation dial: +/- 3EV (1/3 EV steps))
Bracketing Exposure Bracketing Bracket: Cont., Bracket: Single, 3/5/9 frames selectable. (Ambient light, Flash light)
AE Lock AE Lock Locked when shutter button is pressed halfway. Available with AE lock button. (On/Off/Auto)
ISO sensitivity (Recommended Exposure Index) ISO sensitivity (Recommended Exposure Index) Still images: ISO 80-102400 (ISO numbers up from ISO 40 to ISO 409600 can be set as expanded ISO range.), AUTO (ISO 80-12800, selectable lower limit and upper limit), Movies: ISO 80-102400 equivalent (ISO numbers up to ISO 409600 can be set as expanded ISO range.), AUTO (ISO 80-12800, selectable lower limit and upper limit)
Anti-flicker Shoot. Anti-flicker Shoot. Yes *5 
Viewfinder Type Viewfinder Type 1.6 cm (0.64 type) electronic viewfinder (Quad-XGA OLED)
Number of dots Number of Dots 9,437,184 dots
Control function   Brightness, Color temperature, Magnifi.
Field coverage Field Coverage 100%
Magnification Magnification Approx. 0.90x (with 50mm lens at infinity, -1m-1)
Diopter adjustment Dioptre Adjustment -4.0 to +3.0m-1
Eye point Eye Point Approx. 25mm from the eyepiece lens, 21mm from the eyepiece frame at -1m-1 (CIPA standard)
Display function   Histogram, Real-time image-adjustment display, Digital level gauge, Grid line, Focus check, Peaking MF, Zebra, Movie marker, Emphasezed display during REC
Finder Frame Rate selection Finder Frame Rate Selection NTSC mode: STD 60fps / HI 120fps, PAL mode: STD 50fps / HI 100fps
LCD screen Type Type 7.5cm (3.0-type) type TFT
Touch panel Touch Panel Yes
Number of dots (total) Number of Dots 1,440,000 dots
Brightness control Brightness Control Manual (5 steps between -2 and +2), Sunny Weather mode
Display function   Histogram, Real-time image-adjustment display, Digital level gauge, Grid line, Focus check, Peaking MF, Zebra, Movie marker, For viewfinder, Monitor Off, Emphasezed display during REC
Adjustable angle Adjustable Angle Opening Angle:Approx. 176 deg., Rotation Angle:Approx. 270 deg.
Focus Check Focus Magnifier Yes, Focus Magnifier (35mm full frame: 2.1x / 4.1x, APS-C: 1.5x / 3.0x)
Face detection Modes Face Detection Face Priority in AF, Face Priority in Multi Metering, Regist. Faces Priority
Auto Object Framing Still images Others -
Other features Interval recording   Yes
Smile Shutter Others -
Self-portrait Self-timer Self-Portrait Self-timer -
ISO AUTO Min. SS Others Yes
Bright Monitoring Others Yes
Copyright Info Others Yes
Set File Name Others Yes
Save/Import Settings   Yes
PlayMemories Camera Apps PlayMemories Camera Apps™ -
Shooting Tips Others -
Help guide Others Yes
Video Light Mode Others Yes
Zoom Ring Rotate Others Yes
Clear Image Zoom Still images Clear Image Zoom Approx. 2x
Movies Clear Image Zoom Approx. 1.5x (4K), Approx. 2x (HD)
Digital zoom Smart zoom (Still images) Digital Zoom 35mm full frame: M: approx. 1.5x, S: approx. 2x
APS-C: M:approx. 1.3x, S: approx. 2x
Digital zoom (Still images) Digital Zoom 35mm full frame: L: approx. 4x, M: approx. 6.1x, S: approx. 8x
APS-C: L: approx. 4x, M:approx. 5.2x, S: approx. 8x
Digital zoom (Movie) Digital Zoom 35mm full frame: approx. 4x
APS-C: approx. 4x
Shutter Type Type Electronically-controlled, vertical-traverse, focal-plane type
Shutter Type   Mechanical shutter / Electronic shutter
Shutter speed Shutter Speed Still images: 1/8000 to 30 sec, Bulb, Movies: 1/8000 to 1/4 (1/3 steps), up to 1/60 in AUTO mode (up to 1/30 in Auto slow shutter mode)
Flash sync. speed *6 Flash Sync. Speed 1/250 sec.
Electronic Front Shutter Curtain Electronic Front Curtain Shutter Yes (ON/OFF)
Silent Shooting Silent Shooting Yes (ON/OFF)
SteadyShot INSIDE (image stabilization) Type Type Image Sensor-Shift mechanism with 5-axis compensation (Compensation depends on lens specifications)
Compensation effect (Still images) Compensation Effect 5.5 stops (based on CIPA standard. Pitch/yaw shake only. With Planar T* FE 50mm F1.4 ZA lens mounted. Long exposure NR off.)
Mode   [Still images] On / Off, [Movie] Active / Standard / Off
Flash Type Type -
Guide No. Guide No. -
Flash coverage Flash coverage -
Control Control Pre-flash TTL *7 
Flash compensation Flash Compensation +/- 3.0 EV (switchable between 1/3 and 1/2 EV steps)
Flash modes Flash Modes Flash off
Autoflash
Fill-flash
Slow Sync.
Rear Sync.
Red-eye reduction (on/off selectable)
Wireless *8 
Hi-speed sync. *8 
Recycling time Recycling Time -
External flash External Flash Compatibility Sony α System Flash compatible with Multi Interface Shoe, attach the shoe adaptor for flash compatible with Auto-lock accessory shoe
FE level lock FE Level Lock Yes
Wireless control   Yes (Light signal: Available with Fill-flash, Slow Sync., Hi-speed sync. / Radio signal: Available with Fill-flash, Rear Sync., Slow Sync., Hi-speed sync.)
Drive Drive modes Drive Modes Single Shooting
Continuous shooting (Hi+/Hi/Mid/Lo selectable)
Self-timer
Self-timer (Cont.)
Bracket: Single
Bracket: Cont.
White Balance bracket
DRO bracket
Self-timer Self-Timer 10 sec. delay / 5 sec. delay / 2 sec. delay / Continuous self-time / Bracketing self-timer
Pixel Shift Multi Shooting   -
Speed (approx., max.) *9 Continuous Drive Speed (approx. max.) Continuous shooting: Hi+: 10 fps, Hi: 8 fps, Mid: 6 fps, Lo: 3 fps
No. of frame recordable* (approx.) *9 No. of recordable frames (approx.) JPEG Extra fine L: over 1000 frames
JPEG Fine L: over 1000 frames
JPEG Standard L: over 1000 frames
RAW: over 1000 frames
RAW & JPG: over 1000 frames
RAW (Uncompressed): over 1000 frames
RAW (Uncompressed) & JPG: over 1000 frames
Playback Modes Modes Single (with or without shooting information Y RGB histogram & highlight / shadow warning)
Index view
Enlarged display mode (L: 10.6x, M: 6.92x, S: 5.32x)
Auto Review
Image orientation
Folder selection (Date / Still / Movie)
Protect
Rating
Display as Group
Photo Capture Photo Capture Yes
Interface PC interface PC Interface Mass-storage / MTP
Multi / Micro USB Terminal *10 Multi / Micro USB Terminal Yes
USB Type-C® Terminal   Yes (SuperSpeed USB 5Gbps (USB 3.2) compatible)
NFC NFC™ Yes (NFC forum Type 3 Tag compatible)
Sync. Terminal Sync Terminal -
Wireless LAN(built-in) Wireless LAN (Built-In) Yes (Wi-Fi Compatible, IEEE 802.11a/b/g/n/ac (2.4GHz band/5GHz band)) *11 *12 
Bluetooth Bluetooth Yes (Bluetooth Standard Ver. 5.0 (2.4GHz band))
HDMI connector HD Output HDMI connector (Type-A)
3840 x 2160 (60p / 50p / 30p / 25p / 24p) / 1920 x 1080 (60p / 50p / 24p) / 1920 x 1080 (60i / 50i), YCbCr 4:2:2 10bit / RGB 8bit
4264 x 2408 (60p / 50p / 30p / 25p / 24p),
Raw 16bit
Multi Interface Shoe *13 Multi Interface Shoe Yes (with Digital Audio Interface)
Mic Terminal Mic Terminal Yes (3.5 mm Stereo minijack)
Headphone Terminal Headphone Terminal Yes (3.5 mm Stereo minijack)
Wired   -
Remote Control (Wireless)   Yes (IR remote control / Bluetooth remote control)
Vertical Grip Connector Vertical Grip Connector Yes
LAN terminal   -
Functions   FTP Transfer Func.(Wired LAN(USB-LAN), USB Tethering, Wi-Fi)
View on Smartphone
Remote control via Smartphone
NFC One-touch remote
PC Remote
BRAVIA Sync (Control for HDMI)
PhotoTV HD
NFC One-touch sharing
Audio Microphone Microphone Built-in, stereo
Speaker Speaker Built-in, monaural
Print Compatible standards Compatible Standards Exif Print, Print Image Matching III
Custom function Custom key settings Custom Function Type Yes
My Menu   Yes
My Dial Settings   Yes
Reg Cust Shoot Set   Yes
Programmable Setting Memory Function Yes (Body 3 sets /memory card 4 sets)
Lens compensation Lens compensation Setting Peripheral Shading, Chromatic Aberration, Distortion
Power Battery Supplied Battery One rechargeable battery pack NP-FZ100
Still images *14 Battery Life (Still Images) Approx. 510 shots (Viewfinder) / approx. 600 shots (LCD monitor) (CIPA standard)
Movies (actual recording) *15 Battery Life (Movie, actual recording) Approx. 80 min. (Viewfinder) / Approx. 95 min. (LCD monitor)
(CIPA standard)
Movies (continuous recording) Battery Life (Movie, continuous recording) Approx. 130 min. (Viewfinder) / Approx. 135 min. (LCD monitor)
(CIPA standard)
Internal battery charge Internal Battery Charge Yes (Available with USB Type-C Terminal. USB Power Delivery compatible)
USB power supply USB Power supply Yes (Available with USB Type-C Terminal. USB Power Delivery compatible)
External power (AC Adaptor)   -
Power consumption With Viewfinder Power consumption with Viewfinder Still images: approx. 4.3W (with FE 28-70mm F3.5-5.6 OSS lens attached), Movies: approx. 7.6W (with FE 28-70mm F3.5-5.6 OSS lens attached)
With LCD screen Power consumption with LCD screen Still images: approx. 3.3W (with FE 28-70mm F3.5-5.6 OSS lens attached), Movies: approx. 7.3W (with FE 28-70mm F3.5-5.6 OSS lens attached)
Weight With battery and memory Card included Weight (with battery and memory card included) Approx. 699 g
oz. With battery and memory card included Weight (with battery and memory card included) approx. 1 lb 8.7 oz
Body only   Approx. 614 g
oz Body only   approx. 1 lb 5.7 oz
Dimensions DIMENSIONS (W x H x D) Dimensions (W x H x D) Approx. 128.9mm x 96.9mm x 80.8mm, Approx. 128.9mm x 96.9mm x 69.7mm (FROM GRIP TO MONITOR)
inches. DIMENSIONS (W x H x D) Dimensions (W x H x D) Approx. 5 1/8 x 3 7/8 x 3 1/4 inches, Approx. 5 1/8 x 3 7/8 x 2 3/4 inches (FROM GRIP TO MONITOR)
Operating Temperature Operating temperature Operating Temperature 32 - 104 degrees F / 0 - 40 degrees C
Supplied Accessory Kit Lens   -
Supplied Accessory   Rechargeable Battery NP-FZ100
Battery Charger BC-QZ1
Power cord
Cable Protector
Shoulder strap
Body cap
Accessory shoe cap
Eyepiece cup
USB-A to USB-C cable (USB 3.2)