PlayMemories Camera Apps
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Recorded Image Format

Image size (*1)L, M, S
Aspect Ratio (*1)16:9, 3:2, 4:3
Quality (*1)Extra Fine, Fine, Standard

Shooting settings

Shooting Mode (*1) Set automatically.
Drive Mode Single Shooting
Flash Mode (*1) (*3) Fill-flash, Slow Sync., Rear Sync., Wireless
Focus Mode (*1) Single-shot AF, Continuous AF, DMF, Manual Focus
Focus Area (*1) Wide, Center, Flexible Spot
Focus Magnifier (*1) Supported
Zoom feature of the camera Not supported
Face Detection (*1) Supported (Registered faces: Not supported)
Soft Skin Effect (*1) Supported
SteadyShot (*1) (*2) Supported
LCD Display (*1) Display All Info., No Disp. Info., Level, Histogram
Finder Display (*1) Disp. Basic Info, Level, Histogram
Touch Shutter Not supported
Object Tracking Not supported
Smile Shutter Not supported
Auto Portrait Framing Not supported


Exposure Compensation (*1) Supported
ISO Sensitivity (*1) Auto, 50 to 409600
White Balance (*1) Auto WB, Daylight, Shade, Cloudy, Incandescent, Fluor.: Warm White, Fluor.: Cool White, Fluor.: Day White, Fluor.: Daylight, Flash, C.Temp./Filter, Underwater Auto, Custom
Metering Mode (*1) Multi, Center, Spot
Flash Compensation (*1) Supported
DRO/Auto HDR Off, D-RangeOptimizer
Picture Effect (*1) Not supported
Creative Style (*1) Standard, Vivid, Portrait, Landscape, Sunset, Black & White, Neutral, Clear, Deep, Light, Night Scene, Autumn leaves, Sepia

Focus Area Setting Displays for the NEX-5R, NEX-5T, and NEX-6

On the NEX-5R, NEX-5T, and NEX-6, depending on the firmware version, the terms for Focus Area setting displays may differ when used in applications and when used outside applications, as shown in the table below. The actual functions are the same.

When not using applicationWideMultiSpotCenterLocalFlexible Spot
When using applicationWideMulti / WideSpot / CenterCenter Local / Flexible SpotFlexible Spot

General Notes


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PlayMemories Camera Apps requires a Sony Entertainment Network account.

PlayMemories Camera Apps requires a Sony Entertainment Network account.
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