Imaging: 16.2MP effective, APS-C sized, Exmor CMOS sensor captures images at 4912x3264 pixels with 12 bits/color in RAW mode.
Storage: SD, SDHC, SDXC, or Memory Stick PRO Duo/ PRO-HG Duo. Stores JPEG, ARW RAW, RAW + JPEG, and MPO (in 3D Sweep Panorama mode) files.
Video: Up to 1280x720 pixels at 30p fps in MP4 H.264 format; built-in stereo mic, no standard mic input; contrast detection AF with continuous AF.
Burst Rate: Full-sized JPEGs (Fine mode): 2.5 fps up to 14 shots. RAW (12-bit): 2.5 fps up to 6 shots.
AF system: TTL contrast detection with 25 focus points. Single-shot and continuous AF with tracking and face detection.
Shutter Speeds: 1/4000 to 30 sec, plus B (1/3-EV increments). Shutter life not rated.
Metering: TTL metering using 49-segment multi (evaluative), centerweighted, and spotmetering; 0–20 EV (at ISO 100, f/2.8).
ISO Range: ISO 200–12,800 (in 1-EV increments).
Flash: Comes with clip-on HVL-7S flash unit for use in the Smart Accessory Terminal, GN 23 (ISO 100, feet). Flash sync to 1/160 sec.
LCD: Tilting, 3-in. TFT with 921,600-dot resolution.
Output: Hi-Speed USB 2.0 and mini HDMI video.
Battery: Rechargeable NP-FW50 Li-ion, CIPA rating, 400 shots.
Size/weight: 4.4x2.4x1.3 in., 0.63 lb with a card and battery.
Street price: $600 with 16mm f/2.8 pancake lens; $650 with 18–55mm f/3.5–5.6 OSS zoom lens.