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Sony NEX-6

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Sony NEX-6

DxOMark Sensor Scores

Overall Score
(Color Depth)
23.7 bits
(Dynamic Range)
13.1 Evs
(Low-Light ISO)
1018 ISO
Sony NEX-6

Manufacturer specifications

Type Hybrid 
Announced 2012-09-12 
Indicative price (USD) 848  
Sensor type CMOS 
Resolution 4912 x 3264  
Sensor photo detectors (Mpix) 16.00  
Sensor size (mm) 15.6 x 23.5 
Color filter array RGB 
Pixel pitch (µm) 4.8  
Bits per pixel 12.0 
Focal length multiplier 1.50 
Aspect Ratio 3:2 
ISO latitude  100 - 25600 
Shutter type Mechanical 
Fastest - Slowest speed (s) 1/4000 - 30.0  
Frame rate (fps) 10.0  
Live view  Yes 
Stabilization  Yes 
Dust cleaningYes 
Mount typeSony E  
Weight (gr) 287  
Battery type Li-ion, NP-FH50 
Battery weight (gr) 56 
Tropicalization No 
Camera material Mixed plastic 
Mount material Metal 
View finder type Electronic 
View finder magnification 1.09 
View finder coverage  
Mirror lockup  
View finder diopter  
Monitor type LCD 
Monitor size
Monitor pixel 921600 
Articulated screen Yes 
Touch screen No 
Contrast screen  
Low-pass filter  
Focus mode Yes 
Autofocus modes AF-S: Single-shot AF, AF-C: Continuous AF 
Number of autofocus points 99 
Exposure bracketing Yes 
Exposure compensation +/- 5 EV 
Drive modes Single-shot, Continuous shooting, Speed Priority continuous shooting, Self-timer (10/2s delay selectable), Self-timer (10/2s delay 3/5 exposures selectable), Bracketing, Remote Cdr 
Buffer size 15 (JPEG), 11(RAW), 10 (RAW+JPEG) 
Recording medium MS PRO Duo, MS PRO-HG Duo, SD, SDHC, SDXC 
Image format JPEG, RAW(ARW) 
White balance bracketing No 
Connectivity USB 2.0/HDMI (Mini Type C) 
Bluetooth No 
3G No 
Sound recording Yes 
External micro  
Histogram Yes 
Video Yes 
Maximum format image video 1920 x 1080 / 24 fps 
Full HD Yes 
Live autofocus  
Video file format AVCHD, MP4 
Video codec  
Video stabilisation  

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Sony NEX-6

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