Sony NEX-6 Hands On Video
NEX-6 with new 35mm f/1.8 OSS Lens
Here is a quick preview of the Sony NEX-6. The camera combines features of the flagship NEX-7 and the new NEX-5R.
- Built-in EVF 2.4 MP OLED - industry best.
- 16.1 megapixel APS-C sensor.
- New Mode Dial to select shooting modes.
- WiFi enabled with connectivity to PlayMemories Apps
- ISO Hot Shoe
- Built-in pop up flash
- $1000 for NEX-6 kit with new 16-50mm Power Zoom lens
- $850 for NEX-6 Body Only
- Delivery will be mid-November.
NEX-6 with the NEX-7's Electronic Viewfinder
Sony NEX-6 with Standard ISO Hot Show and new Shooting Mode Dial
Digital compact system camera with interchangeable lenses
E-mount lens system. Can also use A-mount lenses with optional adaptor (continuous AF supported with LA-EA2)
APS-C type (23.5 x15.6 mm) Exmor™ APS HD CMOS sensor with 16.1 effective megapixels
BIONZ™ image processor
ISO Sensitivity Range
ISO 100 – 25600 (still images)
HD movie record
Full HD AVCHD Ver. 2.0 compliant / MPEG-4 AVC (H.264); MP4;
up to 1920 x 1080 50p
7.5cm (3.0-type) wide type TFT (Xtra Fine LCD) with approx. 921k dot resolution; tilts upwards approx. 90 degrees, downwards approx. 45 degrees
1.3 cm (0.5-type) OLED Tru-Finder™ with approx. 2,359k dot resolution; 100% field coverage; magnification approx. 1.09x with 50mm lens at infinity, -1m-1(diopter)
Clear Image Zoom: approx. 2x (still images)
Smart Zoom: approx. 1.4x/2x (still images)
Digital Zoom: approx. 4x (still images / movies)
(Optical image stabilisation available with selected E-mount lenses)
Fast Hybrid AF (phase-detection AF/contrast-detection AF); 99 focus points (phase-detection AF) / 25 focus points (contrast-detection AF);
Object Tracking AF
11 types (15 variations): Posterization (Colour, B/W), Pop Colour, Retro Photo, Partial Colour (R,G,B,Y), High Contrast Monochrome, Toy Camera, Soft High-key, Soft Focus, HDR Painting, Rich-tone Monochrome, Miniature
Continuous Burst Shooting
Up to 10 frames per second (in Speed Priority mode)
Battery life (still images)
Approx. 270 images (Viewfinder), Approx. 360 images (LCD screen)
GN6 (in metres at ISO 100)
Auto Portrait Framing; Face Detection and Smile Shutter; Superior AUTO; Sweep Panorama; Auto HDR; DRO; Hand-held Twilight mode; Creative Styles; Photo Creativity interface; ; Wi-Fi; USB Charge; PlayMemories Camera Apps
Memory Stick PRO Duo / Memory Stick PRO-HG Duo; SD / SDHC / SDXC
Dimensions (W x H x D)
Approx. 119.9 mm × 66.9 mm × 42.6 mm (excluding protrusions)
Approx. 287g (body only)
Approx. 345g (with battery and Memory Stick PRO Duo)
NEX-6 with 35mm Lens (SEL35F18)
Pre order the NEX-6 now for a mid-November delivery.