NEX-5T Mirrorless Camera w/ 16-50mm lens

NEX-5T Mirrorless Camera w/ 16-50mm lens

NEX-5T Video
Shoot and share DSLR-quality photos online, straight from the camera. With built-in Wi-Fi® and NFC, creative composition and sharing possibilities are endless. The 16.1MP APS-C sensor delivers breathtaking stills and focuses with incredible speed and DSLR-grade precision. All this and more in a camera that's about half the size of a DSLR. NEX-5T Mirrorless Camera w/ 16-50mm lens

Features

16.1 MP APS-C size HD image sensor

16.1 MP APS-C size HD image sensor

The same sensor format that Sony builds into the full-sized α DSLRs. With 13 times the area of the typical point-and-shoot image sensor, APS-C sensor size makes the difference between "snapshots" and "photographs," delivering an exceptional combination of high resolution, high sensitivity and gorgeous, blurred backgrounds.

Fast Hybrid AF

Sony's advanced Fast Hybrid AF combines two technologies for outstanding performance: Phase detection auto focus for quick response that is ideal when tracking fast-moving subjects and contrast-detection auto focus for added precision. A perfect match that delivers optimal Auto Focus for fast, precise focusing in any scene.
NEX-5T Mirrorless Camera w/ 16-50mm lens
Full HD Movies<sup>1</sup> at 60p/60i/24p

Full HD Movies1 at 60p/60i/24p

Capture HD Movies in your choice of super-smooth 60p, standard 60i or cinematic 24p, all at Full HD 1920x1080 resolution.1 AVCHD codec delivers stunning picture quality. MP4 codec offers smaller files for easier upload to the web.

Simple connectivity to smartphones via Wi-Fi® or NFC

Connectivity with smartphones for One-touch sharing/One-touch remote has been simplified with Wi-Fi®/NFC control. In addition to Wi-Fi support for connecting to smartphones, the NEX-5T also supports NFC (near field communication) providing "touch connection" convenience when transferring images to Android smartphones and tablets. Users need only touch devices to connect; no complex set-up is required. Moreover, when using Smart Remote Control - a feature that allows shutter release to be controlled by a smartphone - connection between the NEX-5T and the smartphone can be established by simply touching devices.
Simple connectivity to smartphones via Wi-Fi<sup>®</sup> or NFC
NEX-5T Mirrorless Camera w/ 16-50mm lens

PlayMemories Camera Apps

Personalize your camera by adding new features of your choice with PlayMemories Camera Apps. Find apps to fit your shooting style from portraits, detailed close-ups, sports, time lapse, motion shot and much more. Use apps that shoot, share and save photos using Wi-Fi that make it easy to control and view your camera from smartphone, and post photos directly to Facebook or backup images to the cloud without connecting to a computer.11.

180-degree tilt-able 3.0" Touch LCD

The NEX-5T is equipped with a tilt-able LCD screen that flips up 180-degrees without sacrificing the compactness for which the 5-series is renowned for. This makes taking great self-portraits incredibly easy since users can precisely compose shots, choosing to include people or objects in the frame for more satisfying results.
180-degree tilt-able 3.0" Touch LCD

Picture Effect mode

There are 11 types (15 variations) of Picture Effects to choose from: Posterization (Color, B/W), Pop Color, Retro Photo, Partial Color (R,G,B,Y), High Contrast Mono, Toy Camera, Soft High-key, Soft Focus, HDR Painting, Rich-tone Mono, Miniature. Each is unique and each give you a new and exciting way to make your images and videos pop.
Up to ISO 25600 sensitivity with advanced noise reduction

Up to ISO 25600 sensitivity with advanced noise reduction

With a new Exmor® sensor that features the same adaptive noise reduction technology from Sony's flagship SLT-A99V, the NEX-5T easily offers a wide range of sensitivity from ISO 100 to ISO 25600.

Accepts Sony® E-mount lenses

Compatible with Sony's wide selection of E-mount series of smaller, lighter lenses designed specifically for α NEX compact interchangeable lens cameras. Open up a world of endless creative options.

Auto Object Framing

Give your photos a professional look with Auto Object Framing. Featuring advancements like exceptional two-person portrait capability along with Face Detection and Tracking Focus, Auto Object Framing not only turns ordinary photos into stunning compositions but does so automatically recognizing the scene then cropping accordingly.

Auto HDR mode

Captures more scene dynamic range than a single exposure can handle-and more range than photo film. Combines the best highlight detail from one shot, the best mid-tones from a second and the best shadow detail from a third for one incredible shot (up to 6 EV stops). Captures in a split second. (Recommended for still subjects.).

Face Detection/ Registration technology

The camera can automatically detect and register up to eight individual faces and adjust focus, exposure, white balance and flash to help deliver crisp, properly lit images of family and friends. Can prioritize children or adults.

Sweep Panorama Technology

Capture expansive landscapes automatically. Press the shutter, sweep vertically or horizontally. The camera does the rest, continuously shooting images and stitching them together. Up to 23 MP image size. Up to 202 degrees maximum sweep angle (18mm focal length).

Dynamic Range Optimizer (DRO)

Improves results with backlit subjects and recovers details hidden in shadows. Settings include Auto, Level with a choice of five operating levels and Off.

Six Creative Style settings

Control how the camera processes your images with six finishing styles: Standard, Vivid, Portrait, Landscape, Sunset and B&W. You can even fine-tune contrast, saturation, and sharpness to your personal taste.

Photo Creativity Touch interface

The Photo Creativity touch interface enables you to easily enjoy the creative expression of SLR-quality digital imaging without the complicated settings. Changes can be easily made using the control dial with results seen in real time on the LCD. Settings include; Background Defocus, Brightness, Color, Vividness and most Picture Effects.

Clear Image Zoom

Utilizing Sony's exclusive By Pixel Super Resolution Technology, Clear Image Zoom increases the effective focal length of your lens up to 2x by digitally magnifying the center of your image with nearly imperceptible degradation. It virtually doubles the effective focal length of whatever lens you're using providing greater shooting flexibility.

Convenient USB charging

Easily recharge the camera via USB charging. Simply connect the bundled USB cable and recharge the battery without removing it from the camera, either via AC outlet or PC connection.
Convenient USB charging

Multi-interface terminal

Multi-interface Smart Accessory2 terminal greatly expands the connectivity options such as external flash units.

Stamina battery power for up to 330 shots7

Take up to 330 shots on a single charge7 with Sony® lithium ion Stamina battery power. Sony's InfoLITHIUM® battery system enables you to see the percent of power remaining, so you can keep shooting in confidence.

Specifications

Camera
Lens Compatibility Sony E-mount, operation with Minolta / Konica Minolta Maxxum A-mount lenses confirmed via optional LA-EA1/LA-EA2 adaptor
Camera Type Interchangeable Lens
Digital SLR camera
Lens Mount Type Sony E-mount
Imaging Sensor
Imaging Sensor Exmor® APS HD CMOS sensor (23.5 X 15.6mm)
Processor BIONZ image processor
Anti Dust Charge protection coating on Optical Filter and ultrasonic vibration mechanism
Pixel Gross Approx. 16.1M pixels
Effective Picture Resolution Approx. 16.1 megapixels
Focal Length Conversion Factor 1.5x
Color Filter System RGB primary color filters
Recording
Media Type Memory Stick PRO Duo / Pro-HG Duo media; SD, SDHC and SDXC memory card
Color Space Stills:
sRGB, AdobeRGB
Movie:
xvYCC standard (x.v.Color when connected via HDMI cable) compatible with TRILUMINoS color
Still Image Mode JPEG (Standard, Fine), RAW, RAW+JPEG
Still Image Max Effective Resolution 16.1 Megapixels
Still Image Size 16:9 L: 4912 x 2760 (7.1 MP), M:3568 x 2000(7.1 MP), S: 2448 x 1376 (3.4 MP)
Still Image Size 3:2 L: 4912 x 3264 (16 MP), M: 3568 x 2368 (8.4 MP) , S: 2448 x 1624 (4 MP)
Panorama Still Image Size Horizontal Wide: 12,416 x 1,856 (23M),
Horizontal Std.: 8,192 x 1,856 (15M),
Vertical Wide: 2,160 x 5,536 (12M),
Vertical Std.: 2,160 x 3,872 (8.4M),
3D Sweep Panorama: N/A
Video Mode AVCHD / MP4 (MPEG-4 AVC (H.264))
Video Resolution AVCHD:
PS - 1920 x 1080/60p @ 28Mbps
FX - 1920 x 1080/60i @ 24Mbps
FH - 1920 x 1080/60i @ 17Mbps
FX - 1920 x 1080/24p @ 24Mbps
FH - 1920 x 1080/24p @ 17Mbps
MP4:
HD - 1440 x 1080/30p @ 12Mbps
VGA - 640 x 480/30p @ 3Mbps
Video Signal NTSC color, EIA standards
Audio Format Dolby Digital (AC-3) / MPEG-4 AAC-LC
Microphone/Speaker Built-in Stereo Microphone/ Built-in monaural speaker; volume settings in 8 steps between 0 and 7
Still Image File Format JPEG (DCF Ver. 2.0, Exif Ver.2.3, MPF Baseline compliant), RAW (Sony ARW 2.3format)
Optics/Lens
Lens Type Sony E-mount
Lens Mount Type Sony E-mount lenses
Lens Stabilization Optical SteadyShot
Aperture (Max.) f/3.5 - 5.6
Aperture (Min.) f/22 - F32
Optical Zoom Approx. 3x
Digital Zoom Approx. 4x
Focal Length (35mm equivalent) 24mm - 77mm
Filter Diameter 40.5mm
Lens Groups-Elements 8 groups, 9 elements (4 aspheric surfaces)
Minimum Focus Distance 9-13/16'' (.25m) (W) - 11-13/16'' (0.3m) (T)
AF for Movie Capture Contrast AF
Angle of View 83°-32°
Aperture Blade 7 Blades
Aspheric Elements 1 ED element, 3 aspheric elements
Dimensions (Max. Diameter x Length) 2-5/8" x 1-13/16 (64.7 x 29.9mm)
Direct Manual Focus Yes
Exterior Finish Black (NEX-5T/B)
Lens Weight 4.1 oz (116 g.)
Low Noise During Movie Capture Yes
Maximum Magnification 0.215x
Mount Material Metal
EV Compensation Still images: +/-3.0 EV (1/3EV steps selectable)
Movies: +/-2.0 EV (1/3EV steps selectable)
Macro Mode Yes
Magnification 0.215x
LCD Display
LCD Type 3.0” (7.5cm) Touchscreen TFT LCD (921,600 dots)
Angle Adjustment Tilt angle: Up: 180 degrees; Down: Approx. 50 degrees
Brightness Control Auto, Manual (5 steps between -2 to +2)
Coverage 100%
Live View Continuous Live View
Real-time image adjustment display On / Off
Histogram Yes (On / off)
Peaking Yes (Level setting: High / Mid / Low / Off, Color: White / Red / Yellow)
Grid Display Yes (Rule of Thirds, 4x6 Square, Diagonal & 4x6 Square Grids, Off)
Customization Grid, Histogram display, Digital Level Gauge, Grid Line, Magnified display for playback
Touch Panel Yes
Focus Control
Focus System Fast Hybrid AF (phase-detection AF / contrast-detection AF)
Focus Points 99 points (phase-detection AF), 25 points (contrast-detection AF)
AF Modes Single-shot AF (AF-S), Continuous AF (AF-C), Auto Focus, Direct Manual Focus (DMF), Manual Focus
Focus Area Multi Point AF (99 points for phase-detection AF, 25 points for contrast-detection AF), Center-weighted, Flexible, Spot
Focus Sensitivity EV 0 to 20 EV (at ISO100 equivalent, with F2.8 lens attached)
Manual Focus Assist MF Assist (4.8x, 9.6x)
Focus Features Predictive control (AF-A, AF-C), Focus Lock
AF Illuminator Yes (with built-in LED type)
Exposure System
Picture Effect(s) 11 modes (15 effects): Posterization (Color, B/W), Pop Color, Retro Photo, Partial Color (R,G,B,Y), High Contrast, Mono, Toy Camera, Soft High-key, Soft Focus, HDR Painting, Rich-tone Mono, Miniature
Auto Exposure Lock Yes (AE Lock button). Can be disabled from menu
Color Temperature 2500 – 9900K with 15-step each Magenta/Green compensation (G7 to M7), Amber/Blue (A7 to B7), Custom
Creative Style Standard, Vivid, Portrait, Landscape, Sunset, Black & White (Contrast (-3 to +3steps), Saturation (-3 to +3steps), Sharpness (-3 to +3steps)
D-Range Optimizer Yes: (Auto, Level, Off)
Exposure Bracketing 3 continuous or single shots in 1/3 or 2/3 EV steps
Exposure Compensation Still images: +/-3.0 EV (1/3EV steps selectable)
Movies: +/-2.0 EV (1/3EV steps selectable)
Exposure Settings iAUTO, Superior Auto, Programmed AE (P), Aperture priority (A), Shutter-speed priority (S), Manual (M), Sweep
Panorama, Scene Selection
ISO Stills: ISO 100-25600 selectable in 1 EV steps, Auto (100-3200)
Movies: ISO 100-6400 selectable in 1 EV steps, Auto (100-3200)
Metering Advanced 1200-zone evaluative metering
Metering Modes Multi-segment, Center-weighted, Spot
Metering Sensitivity EV 0 to 20 EV (at ISO100 equivalent, with F2.8 lens attached)
Noise Reduction Long exposure NR: available of shutter speeds longer than 1 sec
Scene Mode(s) Portrait, Landscape, Macro, Sports Action, Sunset, Night Portrait, Night View, Hand-held Twilight, Anti Motion Blur
White Balance Mode Auto, Daylight, Shade, Cloudy, Incandescent, Fluorescent, Flash, Color temperature range 2500 to 9900K, Custom
Drive System
Burst Buffer JPEG Standard (11 shots)
JPEG Fine (11 shots)
RAW (10 shots)
RAW+JPEG (9 shots)
Continuous Shooting Speed Speed Priority Continuous mode: 10 fps
Drive Mode Single-shot, Continuous, Speed Priority Continuous, Self-timer (10/2 sec. delay), Self-timer (Cont.) (with 10 sec. delay; 3/5 exposures), Bracketing
Self-timer 2-sec. or 10-sec. delay
Shutter Speeds Still images:
1/4000 to 30 sec, Bulb
Movies:
1/4000 to 1/4 (1/3 steps)
Up to 1/60 in AUTO mode (up to 1/30 in Auto slow shutter mode)
Shutter Type Electronically-controlled, vertical-traverse, focal-plane shutter
Flash
Flash Bracketing ±2.0 EV
Flash Compensation ±2.0 EV (switchable between 1/3 EV steps)
Flash Coverage 16 mm (focal length printed on lens body)
Flash Metering System Pre-flash TTL
Flash Modes Flash off, Auto flash, Fill-flash, Slow Sync., Rear Sync., Red-eye reduction (on/off selectable)
Flash Type External flash (supplied) attachable to Smart Accessory Terminal2
Guide Number 7 (in meters at ISO100)
Recycling Time Approx. 4 sec.
Convenience Features
Self Timer Yes
Red-Eye Reduction Yes
Erase/Protect Yes
Media/Battery Indicator Yes
Power Save Mode Yes
Still Image Playback Options Slideshow, Panorama scrolling, Folder selection (Still)
Video Playback Options Forward / Rewind (movie)
Multiple Language Display Yes
View & Index Single (with or without shooting information), RGB histogram and highlight/shadow warning,4/9-frame index view, Enlarged display mode (L: 13.6x, M: 9.9x, S: 6.8x), Auto Review (10/5/2sec, Off), Image orientation (On/Off), Slideshow, Panorama scrolling, Folder selection (still), Forward / Rewind (movie), Delete, Protect
Advanced Features
Face Detection On, Off, Face Registration, Face Selection; maximum eight faces detected
Smile Shutter technology Smile shutter (selectable from 3 steps)
Image Stabilization Lens-based (where applicable)
Intelligent Auto Yes
Wi-Fi Yes
x.v.Color x.v.Color when connected via HDMI cable
Superior Auto Yes
Tracking Focus Yes
Anti Motion Blur Yes
Auto High Dynamic Range Yes, (Auto Exposure Difference, Exposure difference Level (1-6 EV at 1.0 EV step), off)
Photo Creativity Yes
Priority Setting (for Face Detection) Yes (eight faces max)
Shooting Tips Yes
Sweep Panorama Horizontal (Wide / Standard), Vertical (Wide / Standard)

What's in the Box

  • Flash and flash case
  • NP-FW50 rechargeable battery
  • AC-UB10 AC adaptor
  • Shoulder strap
  • Body cap
  • Micro USB cable
  • CD-ROM