Sony Alpha A55

Basic Specs

Camera type DSLR
3D capture Stills
Sensor size APS-C
Sensor type CMOS
Effective pixels 16.2 megapixels
Articulating / hinged screen Yes
RAW support RAW, RAW + JPEG
Supported media SD, SDHC, SDXC, Memory Stick Pro Duo, Memory Stick Pro-HG Duo

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Tech Specs

Also Known As...

Alias SLT-A55VL, SLT-A55, Alpha 55

Pricing (base kit)

SKU description Kit with 18-55mm lens.

Pricing (body only)

Price at launch 750 $

Hardware

Camera type DSLR
Width 4.9 inches
Height 3.62 inches
Depth 3.33 inches
Weight 0.95 pounds
Color Black
Internal image stabilization Yes
3D capture Stills

Sensor

Sensor size APS-C
Sensor type CMOS
Effective pixels 16.2 megapixels

Controls

Minimum ISO 100
Maximum ISO 25600
Fastest shutter speed (1/n seconds) 4000
Slowest shutter speed (n seconds) 30 seconds
Focus points 15
Max. continuous shooting speed 10 FPS

Display

Size 3 inches
Resolution 921600 dots
Articulating / hinged screen Yes
Built-in viewfinder Yes

Video

Video capture Yes
Max. resolution 1080i
Standard framerate(s) 30, 60
Continuous AF Yes

Software

Supported video formats MPEG-4, H.264, AVCHD
RAW support RAW, RAW + JPEG

Lens

Interchangeable Yes
Supported mounts Sony Alpha / Minolta AF
Focal length (wide) 18 mm
Focal length (telephoto) 55 mm
Widest aperture / f-stop 3.5

Connectivity

GPS Yes

Storage

Supported media SD, SDHC, SDXC, Memory Stick Pro Duo, Memory Stick Pro-HG Duo

Audio

Built-in microphone Yes
Microphone input Yes

Ports

Video out Yes
Connection(s) Accessory shoe, USB, HDMI mini

Battery

Model NP-FW50
Removable Yes

Flash

Flash Yes (Built-in)

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