Manufacturer’s Description

The NEX-5 has all picture quality of a DSLR, yet it's about half the size, half the weight and far less complex. Pulling off this minor miracle took some clever innovations in glass, silicon and software code.

The Specs

Battery Information
Battery Size Supported Proprietary Battery Size
Battery Built-in No
Battery Included Yes
Battery Rechargeable Yes
Battery Life 330 Shot
Number of Batteries Supported 1
Interfaces/Ports
USB Yes
HDMI Yes
Display & Graphics
Screen Size 3.00 "
Effective Camera Resolution 14.2 Megapixels
Exposure
Shortest Shutter Speed 1/4000 Second
Longest Shutter Speed 30 Second
Flash
Flash Modes Auto Flash, Red-eye Reduction, Flash OFF, Flash ON
General Information
Manufacturer Sony Corporation
UPC Code DF6379
Manufacturer Part Number NEX5A/S
Brand Name Sony
Product Name alpha NEX-5 Micro Four Third Digital Camera
Marketing Information

The NEX-5 has all picture quality of a DSLR, yet it's about half the size, half the weight and far less complex. Pulling off this minor miracle took some clever innovations in glass, silicon and software code.

Product Model NEX-5
Product Type Mirrorless Camera
Image
Maximum Image Resolution 4592 x 3056
Lens
Aperture Range f/2.8
Autofocus Points 25
Focus Modes Auto, Manual
Minimum Focus Distance 9.40
Memory
Memory Card Supported Memory Stick PRO Duo, Memory Stick PRO-HG Duo, Memory Stick PRO-HG Duo HX, Secure Digital (SD) Card, Secure Digital High Capacity (SDHC) Card, Secure Digital Extended Capacity (SDXC)
Miscellaneous
Package Contents
  • alpha NEX-5 Micro Four Third Digital Camera
  • E-Mount 16mm F2.8 Lens SEL16F28
  • Detachable Flash HVL-F7S
  • Power Cord
  • USB Cable (Mini B)
  • Lens Cap
  • Case for Flash
  • Lithium-ion Rechargeable Battery NP-FW50
  • CD-ROM
  • Lens Rear Cap
  • Battery Charger BC-VW1
  • Shoulder Strap
Features Face Detection
Physical Characteristics
Height 2.3"
Width 4.4"
Depth 1.5"
Weight (Approximate) 8.1 oz
Video
Video Formats MPEG-4
Maximum Video Resolution 1920 x 1080
Maximum Frame Rate 60 fps
Viewfinder
Viewfinder Type No
Warranty
Limited Warranty 1 Year