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α6300 E-MOUNT CAMERA WITH APS-C SENSOR

Full Specifications and Features

Starting at

$1,099.99

2 Models
2 Models

Lens

Lens

Sensor

Sensor

Sensor

Sensor

Sensor

Sensor

Recording (still images)

Recording (still images)

Recording (still images)

Recording (still images)

Recording (still images)

Recording (still images)

Recording (still images)

Recording (still images)

Recording (still images)

Recording (still images)

Recording (movie)

Recording (movie)

Recording (movie)

Recording (movie)

Recording (movie)

Recording (movie)

Recording (movie)

Recording (movie)

Recording (movie)

Clean HDMI output

Storage Media

Storage Media

Noise Reduction

Noise Reduction

White Balance

White Balance

White Balance

Focus

Focus

Focus

Focus

Focus

Focus

Focus

Exposure

Exposure

Exposure

Exposure

Exposure

Exposure

Exposure

Exposure

Exposure

Exposure

Viewfinder

Viewfinder

Viewfinder

Viewfinder

Viewfinder

Viewfinder

Viewfinder

Viewfinder

Viewfinder

Viewfinder

Viewfinder

LCD Screen

LCD Screen

LCD Screen

LCD Screen

LCD Screen

LCD Screen

LCD Screen

LCD Screen

LCD Screen

LCD Screen

Other Features

Other Features

Other Features

Other Features

Other Features

Other Features

Other Features

Other Features

Other Features

Other Features

Other Features

Shutter

Shutter

Shutter

Shutter

Shutter

Image Stabilization

Flash Control

Flash Control

Flash Control

Flash Control

Flash Control

Flash Control

Flash Control

Flash Control

Flash Control

Flash Control

Flash Control

Drive

Drive

Drive

Drive

Playback

Interface

Interface

Interface

Interface

Interface

Interface

Interface

Audio

Audio

Print

Custom function

Custom function

Power

Power

Power

Power

Size & Weight

Size & Weight

Others

WiFi® & NFC

What's In The Box

Lens Mount

Lens Compatibility

Type

Sensor

Number Of Pixels (Effective)

Number of Pixels (total)

Image Sensor Aspect Ratio

Anti-Dust System

Recording Format (Still images)

Image Size (pixels), 3:2

Image Size (pixels), 16:9

Image Size (pixels), Sweep Panorama

Image Quality Modes

RAW Output

Picture Effect

Creative Style

Dynamic Range Functions

Colour Space

Recording Format

Video Compression

Audio Recording Format

Image Size (Pixels), NTSC

Image Size (pixels), PAL

High Frame Rate Recording

Picture Profile

Movie Functions

Colour Space

Clean HDMI output

Compatible Recording Media

Storage Media Slot

Noise Reduction

Multi Frame NR

White Balance Modes

AWB Micro Adjustment

Bracketing

Focus Type

Focus Point

Focus Sensitivity Range

AF Mode

Focus Area

Focus type with LA-EA3

Other Features

Metering Type

Metering Sensor

Metering Sensitivity

Metering Mode

Exposure Modes

Scene Selection

Exposure Compensation

Auto (AE) Bracketing

AE Lock

ISO Sensitivity (Recommended Exposure Index)

Viewfinder Type

Number of Dots

Brightness Control (Viewfinder)

Color Temperature Control

Field Coverage

Magnification

Dioptre Adjustment

Eye Point

Viewfinder Display

Real-time Image Adjustment Display

Finder Frame Rate Selection

Type

Total Number of Dots

Brightness Control (LCD)

Adjustable Angle

Display Selecter (Finder/LCD)

LCD Display

Real-time Image Adjustment Display (LCD)

Focus Magnifier

Zebra

Peaking MF

Face Detection

Auto Object Framing

Clear Image Zoom

Smart zoom (Still Image)

Digital zoom (Still Image)

Digital zoom (Movie)

PlayMemories Camera Apps™

Lens Compensation

Zoom Ring Rotate

Image Processor

Others

Shutter Type

Shutter Speed

Flash Sync. Speed

Electronic Front Curtain Shutter

Silent Shooting

Steadyshot

Flash Control

Guide No.

Flash coverage

Control

Flash Compensation

Flash Bracketing

Flash Modes

Recycling Time

External Flash Compatibility

FE level lock

Wireless Control

Drive Modes

Self-timer

Speed (approx. max.)

No. of recordable frames (approx.)

Playback Modes

PC Interface

Multi / Micro USB Terminal

Wireless LAN (Built-In)

NFC™

HD Output

Multi Interface Shoe

Others

Microphone

Speaker

Compatible Standards

Custom Function Type

Memory Function

Supplied Battery

Battery Life (Still Images)

Battery Life (CIPA, Movies)

External Power

Dimensions (W x H x D)

Weight (with battery and memory card included)

Operating Temperature

Wireless & Network Capabilities

Body Only
ILCE-6300
Body Only 
ILCE-6300

What's In The Box

  • Rechargeable Battery NP-FW50, Shoulder strap, Body cap, Accessory shoe cap, Eyepiece cup, Micro USB cable

Lens Mount

  • E-mount

Lens Compatibility

  • Sony E-mount lenses

Type

  • APS-C

Sensor

  • APS-C type (23.5 x 15.6 mm) Exmor® CMOS sensor

Number Of Pixels (Effective)

  • Approx. 24.2 megapixels

Number of Pixels (total)

  • Approx. 25.0 megapixels

Image Sensor Aspect Ratio

  • 3:2

Anti-Dust System

  • Charge protection coating on Optical Filter and ultrasonic vibration mechanism

Recording Format (Still images)

  • JPEG (DCF Ver. 2.0, Exif Ver.2.3, MPF Baseline compliant), RAW (Sony ARW 2.3 format)

Image Size (pixels), 3:2

  • L: 6000 x 4000 (24M), M: 4240 x 2832 (12M), S: 3008 x 2000 (6.0M)

Image Size (pixels), 16:9

  • L: 6000 x 3376 (20M), M: 4240 x 2400 (10M), S: 3008 x 1688 (5.1M)

Image Size (pixels), Sweep Panorama

  • Wide: horizontal 12,416 x 1,856 (23M), vertical 5,536 x 2,160 (12M), Standard: horizontal 8,192 x 1,856 (15M), vertical 3,872 x 2,160 (8.4M)

Image Quality Modes

  • RAW, RAW & JPEG, JPEG Extra fine, JPEG Fine, JPEG Standard

RAW Output

  • 14 bit

Picture Effect

  • 13 modes: 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, Watercolour, Illustration

Creative Style

  • Standard, Vivid, Neutral, Clear, Deep, Light, Portrait, Landscape, Sunset, Night Scene, Autumn Leaves, Black & White, Sepia (Contrast -3 to +3 steps, Saturation -3 to +3 steps, Sharpness -3 to +3 steps) (Style Box 1-6 also provided)

Dynamic Range Functions

  • Off, Dynamic Range Optimizer (Auto/Level (1-5)), Auto High Dynamic Range: Auto Exposure Difference, Exposure Difference Level (1.0-6.0 EV, 1.0 EV step)

Colour Space

  • sRGB standard (with sYCC gamut) and Adobe® RGB standard compatible with TRILUMINOS Colour

Recording Format

  • XAVC S / AVCHD format Ver. 2.0 compliant / MP4

Video Compression

  • XAVC S: MPEG-4 AVC/H.264, AVCHD: MPEG-4 AVC/H.264, MP4: MPEG-4 AVC/H.264

Audio Recording Format

  • XAVC S: LPCM 2ch, AVCHD: Dolby® Digital (AC-3) 2ch, Dolby Digital Stereo Creator, MP4: MPEG-4 AAC-LC 2ch

Image Size (Pixels), NTSC

  • XAVC S 4K: 3840 x 2160 (30p/100 Mbps, 30p/60 Mbps, 24p/100 Mbps, 24p/60 Mbps), XAVC S HD: 1920 x 1080 (60p/50 Mbps, 30p/50 Mbps, 24p/50 Mbps, 120p/100 Mbps, 120p/60 Mbps), AVCHD: 1920 x 1080 (60p/28 Mbps/PS, 60i/24 Mbps/FX, 60i/17 Mbps/FH, 24p/24 Mbps/FX, 24p/17 Mbps/FH), MP4: 1920 x 1080 (60p/28 Mbps, 30p/16 Mbps), 1280 x 720 (30p/6 Mbps)

Image Size (pixels), PAL

  • XAVC S 4K: 3840 x 2160 (25p/100 Mbps, 25p/60 Mbps), XAVC S HD: 1920 x 1080 (50p/50 Mbps, 25p/50 Mbps, 100p/100 Mbps, 100p/60 Mbps), AVCHD: 1920 x 1080 (50p/28 Mbps/PS, 50i/24 Mbps/FX, 50i/17 Mbps/FH, 25p/24 Mbps/FX, 25p/17 Mbps/FH), MP4: 1920 x 1080 (50p/28 Mbps, 25p/16 Mbps), 1280 x 720 (25p/6 Mbps)

High Frame Rate Recording

  • NTSC: 1920 x 1080 (24p/12 Mbps, 30p/16 Mbps), PAL: 1920 x 1080 (25p/16 Mbps)

Picture Profile

  • Yes (Off / PP1-PP9) Parameters: Black level, Gamma (Movie, Still, Cine1-4, ITU709, ITU709 [800%], S-Log2, S-Log3), Black Gamma, Knee, Color Mode (Movie, Still, Cinema, Pro, ITU709 Matrix, White&Black, S-Gamut, S-Gamut3.Cine, S-Gamut3), Saturation, Colour Phase, Colour Depth, Detail, Copy, Reset

Movie Functions

  • Audio Level Display, Audio Rec Level, AF Tracking Sensitivity, AF Drive Speed, Auto Slow Shutter, HDMI info. Display (On/Off selectable), Time Code/User Bit, Picture Profile, Creative Style, Picture Effect, Rec Control, Dual Video Rec, Marker Setting, PAL/NTSC Selector, Gamma Display Assist

Colour Space

  • xvYCC standard (x.v.Colour when connected via HDMI cable) compatible with TRILUMINOS Colour

Clean HDMI output

  • NTSC: 3840 x 2160 (30p/24p) / 1920 x 1080 (60p/24p) / 1920 x 1080 (60i),YCbCr 4:2:2 8bit / RGB 8bit, PAL: 3840 x 2160 (25p) / 1920 x 1080 (50p) / 1920 x 1080 (50i), YCbCr 4:2:2 8 bit / RGB 8 bit

Compatible Recording Media

  • Memory Stick PRO Duo™, Memory Stick PRO-HG Duo, Memory Stick Micro (M2), SD memory card, SDHC memory card (UHS-I compliant), SDXC memory card (UHS-I compliant), microSD memory card, microSDHC memory card, microSDXC memory card

Storage Media Slot

  • Multi slot for Memory Stick™ Duo/ SD memory card

Noise Reduction

  • Long exposure NR: On/Off, available at shutter speeds longer than 1 s, High ISO NR: Normal/Low/Off selectable

Multi Frame NR

  • Auto/ ISO 100 to 51200

White Balance Modes

  • Auto WB / Daylight / Shade / Cloudy / Incandescent / Fluorescent (Warm White / Cool White / Day White / Daylight) / Flash / Colour Temperature (2500 to 9900 K) & Colour Filter (G7 to M7: 57 steps, A7 to B7: 29 steps) / Custom / Underwater

AWB Micro Adjustment

  • G7 to M7 (57 steps), A7 to B7 (29 steps)

Bracketing

  • 3 frames, H/L selectable

Focus Type

  • Fast Hybrid AF(phase-detection AF/contrast-detection AF)

Focus Point

  • 425 points (phase-detection AF)/169 points (Contrast-detection AF)

Focus Sensitivity Range

  • EV-1 to EV20 (ISO100 equivalent with F2.0 lens attached)

AF Mode

  • Automatic AF (AF-A), Single-shot AF (AF-S), Continuous AF (AF-C), Direct Manual Focus (DMF), Manual Focus

Focus Area

  • Wide (425 points [phase-detection AF], 169 points [contrast-detection AF]) / Zone / Centre / Flexible Spot (S/M/L) / Expand Flexible Spot / Lock-on AF (Wide / Zone / Centre / Flexible Spot [S/M/L] / Expand Flexible Spot)

Focus type with LA-EA3

  • Phase-detection/contrast-detection selectable

Other Features

  • Lock-on AF, Eye AF, Predictive control, Focus lock; Eye-Start AF and AF micro adjustment (both only available with optional LA-EA2 or LA-EA4 attached), AF illuminator (built-in, LED type, range: Approx. 0.30–3 m), AF ON

Metering Type

  • 1200-zone evaluative metering

Metering Sensor

  • Exmor CMOS sensor

Metering Sensitivity

  • EV-2 to EV20 (at ISO100 equivalent with F2.0 lens attached)

Metering Mode

  • Multi-segment, Center-weighted, Spot

Exposure Modes

  • Auto (iAuto, Superior Auto), Programmed AE (P), Aperture priority (A), Shutter-speed priority (S), Manual (M), Scene Selection, Sweep Panorama, Movie/High Frame Rate (Programmed AE (P) / Aperture priority (A) / Shutter-speed priority (S) / Manual (M))

Scene Selection

  • Portrait, Landscape, Macro, Sports Action, Sunset, Night Portrait, Night Scene, Hand-held Twilight, Anti Motion Blur

Exposure Compensation

  • +/-5.0 EV (in 1/3 EV or 1/2 EV steps)

Auto (AE) Bracketing

  • Bracket: Single/Bracket: Cont., 3/5/9 frames selectable. With 3 or 5 frames, in 1/3, 1/2, 2/3, 1.0, 2.0 or 3.0 EV increments, with 9 frames, in 1/3, 1/2, 2/3 or 1.0 EV increments.

AE Lock

  • Available with AE lock button. Locked when shutter button is pressed halfway. Can be disabled from the Menu.

ISO Sensitivity (Recommended Exposure Index)

  • Still images: ISO 100-25600 (expandable to 51200), AUTO (ISO 100-6400, selectable lower limit and upper limit), Movies: ISO 100–25600 equivalent, AUTO (ISO 100–6400 equivalent, selectable lower limit and upper limit)

Viewfinder Type

  • XGA OLED, 1.0 cm (0.39 type) electronic viewfinder (colour)

Number of Dots

  • 2,359,296 dots

Brightness Control (Viewfinder)

  • Auto/Manual (5 steps between -2 and +2)

Color Temperature Control

  • Manual (5 steps)

Field Coverage

  • 100%

Magnification

  • Approx. 1.07x (35mm camera equivalent: Approx. 0.70x) with 50mm lens at infinity, -1m-1

Dioptre Adjustment

  • -4.0 to +3.0m-1

Eye Point

  • Approx. 23 mm from the eyepiece lens, 21.4 mm from the eyepiece frame at -1 m-1(CIPA standard)

Viewfinder Display

  • Graphic Display / Display All Info. / No Disp. Info. / Histogram / Digital Level Gauge

Real-time Image Adjustment Display

  • On/Off

Finder Frame Rate Selection

  • Yes (1x, 2x)

Type

  • 7.5cm (3.0-type) wide type TFT

Total Number of Dots

  • 921,600 dots

Brightness Control (LCD)

  • Manual (5 steps between -2 and +2), Sunny Weather mode

Adjustable Angle

  • Up approx. 90 degrees, down approx. 45 degrees

Display Selecter (Finder/LCD)

  • Auto/Manual

LCD Display

  • Graphic Display / Display All Info. / No Disp. Info. / Histogram / Digital Level Gauge / Shooting information for viewfinder mode

Real-time Image Adjustment Display (LCD)

  • On/Off

Focus Magnifier

  • 5.9x, 11.7x

Zebra

  • Yes (selectable level + range or lower limit as custom setting)

Peaking MF

  • Yes (Level setting: High/Mid/Low/Off, colour: White/Red/Yellow)

Face Detection

  • On / On (Regist. Faces) / Off, Face registration, Face selection (Max. number of detectable faces: 8)

Auto Object Framing

  • Yes

Clear Image Zoom

  • Still / Movie: Approx. 2x

Smart zoom (Still Image)

  • M: Approx. 1.4x, S: Approx. 2.0x

Digital zoom (Still Image)

  • L: Approx. 4x, M: Approx. 5.7x, S: Approx. 8x

Digital zoom (Movie)

  • Approx. 4x

PlayMemories Camera Apps™

  • Yes

Lens Compensation

  • Peripheral shading, chromatic aberration, distortion

Zoom Ring Rotate

  • Yes

Image Processor

  • BIONZ X™

Others

  • ISO Auto Minimum Shutter Speed, Bright Monitoring, Copyright Info, Set File Name

Shutter Type

  • Electronically controlled, vertical-traverse, focal-plane type

Shutter Speed

  • Still images: 1/4000 to 30 sec., Bulb, Movies: 1/4000 to 1/4 (1/3 step), NTSC: Up to 1/60 in AUTO mode (up to 1/30 in Auto Slow Shutter mode), PAL: Up to 1/50 in AUTO mode (up to 1/25 in Auto Slow Shutter mode)

Flash Sync. Speed

  • 1/160 sec.

Electronic Front Curtain Shutter

  • YES (ON/OFF)

Silent Shooting

  • YES (ON/OFF)

Steadyshot

  • Not supported (image stabilization supplied by lens)

Flash Control

  • Built-in flash

Guide No.

  • 6 (in metres at ISO100)

Flash coverage

  • 16mm (focal-length printed on the lens body)

Control

  • Pre-flash TTL

Flash Compensation

  • +/-3.0 EV (switchable between 1/3 and 1/2 EV steps)

Flash Bracketing

  • 3/5/9 frames selectable. With 3 or 5 frames, in 1/3, 1/2, 2/3, 1.0, 2.0, 3.0 EV increments, with 9 frames, in 1/3, 1/2, 2/3, 1.0 EV increments.

Flash Modes

  • Flash off, Autoflash, Fill-flash, Rear Sync., Slow Sync., Red-eye reduction (On/Off selectable), Hi-speed sync , Wireless

Recycling Time

  • Approx. 4 s

External Flash Compatibility

  • Sony α System Flash compatible with Multi Interface Shoe. Attach the shoe adaptor for flash compatible with Auto-lock Accessory Shoe.

FE level lock

  • Yes

Wireless Control

  • Yes (wireless flash with lightning ratio control)

Drive Modes

  • Single shooting, Continuous shooting (Hi+/Hi/Mid/Lo selectable), Self-timer, Self-timer (Cont.), Bracketing (Cont., Single, White Balance, DRO)

Self-timer

  • 10 s delay/5 s delay/2 s delay/Continuous self-timer (3 frames after 10 s delay/5 frames after 10 s delay/3 frames after 5 s delay/5 frames after 5 s delay/3 frames after 2 s delay/5 frames after 2 s delay)/Bracketing self-timer (Off/2 s delay/5 s delay/10 s. delay)

Speed (approx. max.)

  • Continuous mode: 11fps (Hi+), 8fps (Hi), 6fps (Mid), 3fps (Lo)

No. of recordable frames (approx.)

  • 44 frames (JPEG Extra fine L), 47 frames (JPEG Fine L), 55 frames (JPEG Standard L), 21 frames (RAW), 21 frames (RAW&JPEG)

Playback Modes

  • Single (with or without shooting information, Y RGB histogram & highlight/shadow warning), 12/30-frame index view, Enlarged display mode (Maximum magnification L: 16.7x, M: 11.8x, S: 8.3x), Auto Review (10/5/2 s, off), Image orientation (Auto/Manual/Off selectable), Slideshow, Panorama scrolling, Folder selection (Still / Date / MP4 / AVCHD / XAVC S HD / XAVC S 4K), Forward/Rewind (Movie), Delete, Protect

PC Interface

  • Mass-storage, MTP, PC remote

Multi / Micro USB Terminal

  • Yes

Wireless LAN (Built-In)

  • Wi-Fi® Compatible, IEEE802.11b/g/n (2.4 GHz band) Playback of still images and movies on smartphones, PCs and TVs

NFC™

  • Yes (NFC Forum Type 3 Tag compatible, One-touch remote, One-touch sharing)

HD Output

  • HDMI micro connector (Type-D), BRAVIA® Sync (link menu), PhotoTV HD, 4K movie output, 4K still image playback

Multi Interface Shoe

  • Yes

Others

  • Microphone terminal (3.5 mm Stereo minijack)

Microphone

  • Built-in stereo microphone or XLR-K2M / XLR-K1M / ECM-XYST1M (sold separately)

Speaker

  • Built-in, monaural

Compatible Standards

  • Exif Print, Print Image Matching III, DPOF setting

Custom Function Type

  • Custom key settings, Programmable setting

Memory Function

  • Yes (2 sets)

Supplied Battery

  • Rechargeable battery pack NP-FW50

Battery Life (Still Images)

  • Approx. 350 shots (viewfinder) / Approx. 400 shots (LCD screen) (CIPA standard)

Battery Life (CIPA, Movies)

  • Actual : Approx. 70 min. (viewfinder) / Approx. 75 min. (LCD screen) (CIPA standard), Continuous : Approx. 115 min. (viewfinder) / Approx. 115 min. (LCD screen) (CIPA standard)

External Power

  • AC Adaptor AC-PW20 (sold separately)

Dimensions (W x H x D)

  • Approx. 120 x 66.9 x 48.8 mm

Weight (with battery and memory card included)

  • Approx. 361 g (Body Only) /Approx. 404 g (With battery and Memory Stick PRO Duo™)

Operating Temperature

  • 32°-104°F / 0-40°C

Wireless & Network Capabilities

  • NFC One-touch functionality
Body + 16-50mm Power Zoom Lens
ILCE-6300L
Body + 16-50mm Power Zoom Lens 
ILCE-6300L

What's In The Box

  • Rechargeable Battery NP-FW50, Shoulder strap, Accessory shoe cap, Eyepiece cup, Micro USB cable, SELP1650

Lens Mount

  • E-mount

Lens Compatibility

  • Sony E-mount lenses

Type

  • APS-C

Sensor

  • APS-C type (23.5 x 15.6 mm) Exmor® CMOS sensor

Number Of Pixels (Effective)

  • Approx. 24.2 megapixels

Number of Pixels (total)

  • Approx. 25.0 megapixels

Image Sensor Aspect Ratio

  • 3:2

Anti-Dust System

  • Charge protection coating on Optical Filter and ultrasonic vibration mechanism

Recording Format (Still images)

  • JPEG (DCF Ver. 2.0, Exif Ver.2.3, MPF Baseline compliant), RAW (Sony ARW 2.3 format)

Image Size (pixels), 3:2

  • L: 6000 x 4000 (24M), M: 4240 x 2832 (12M), S: 3008 x 2000 (6.0M)

Image Size (pixels), 16:9

  • L: 6000 x 3376 (20M), M: 4240 x 2400 (10M), S: 3008 x 1688 (5.1M)

Image Size (pixels), Sweep Panorama

  • Wide: horizontal 12,416 x 1,856 (23M), vertical 5,536 x 2,160 (12M), Standard: horizontal 8,192 x 1,856 (15M), vertical 3,872 x 2,160 (8.4M)

Image Quality Modes

  • RAW, RAW & JPEG, JPEG Extra fine, JPEG Fine, JPEG Standard

RAW Output

  • 14 bit

Picture Effect

  • 13 modes: 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, Watercolour, Illustration

Creative Style

  • Standard, Vivid, Neutral, Clear, Deep, Light, Portrait, Landscape, Sunset, Night Scene, Autumn Leaves, Black & White, Sepia (Contrast -3 to +3 steps, Saturation -3 to +3 steps, Sharpness -3 to +3 steps) (Style Box 1-6 also provided)

Dynamic Range Functions

  • Off, Dynamic Range Optimizer (Auto/Level (1-5)), Auto High Dynamic Range: Auto Exposure Difference, Exposure Difference Level (1.0-6.0 EV, 1.0 EV step)

Colour Space

  • sRGB standard (with sYCC gamut) and Adobe® RGB standard compatible with TRILUMINOS Colour

Recording Format

  • XAVC S / AVCHD format Ver. 2.0 compliant / MP4

Video Compression

  • XAVC S: MPEG-4 AVC/H.264, AVCHD: MPEG-4 AVC/H.264, MP4: MPEG-4 AVC/H.264

Audio Recording Format

  • XAVC S: LPCM 2ch, AVCHD: Dolby® Digital (AC-3) 2ch, Dolby Digital Stereo Creator, MP4: MPEG-4 AAC-LC 2ch

Image Size (Pixels), NTSC

  • XAVC S 4K: 3840 x 2160 (30p/100 Mbps, 30p/60 Mbps, 24p/100 Mbps, 24p/60 Mbps), XAVC S HD: 1920 x 1080 (60p/50 Mbps, 30p/50 Mbps, 24p/50 Mbps, 120p/100 Mbps, 120p/60 Mbps), AVCHD: 1920 x 1080 (60p/28 Mbps/PS, 60i/24 Mbps/FX, 60i/17 Mbps/FH, 24p/24 Mbps/FX, 24p/17 Mbps/FH), MP4: 1920 x 1080 (60p/28 Mbps, 30p/16 Mbps), 1280 x 720 (30p/6 Mbps)

Image Size (pixels), PAL

  • XAVC S 4K: 3840 x 2160 (25p/100 Mbps, 25p/60 Mbps), XAVC S HD: 1920 x 1080 (50p/50 Mbps, 25p/50 Mbps, 100p/100 Mbps, 100p/60 Mbps), AVCHD: 1920 x 1080 (50p/28 Mbps/PS, 50i/24 Mbps/FX, 50i/17 Mbps/FH, 25p/24 Mbps/FX, 25p/17 Mbps/FH), MP4: 1920 x 1080 (50p/28 Mbps, 25p/16 Mbps), 1280 x 720 (25p/6 Mbps)

High Frame Rate Recording

  • NTSC: 1920 x 1080 (24p/12 Mbps, 30p/16 Mbps), PAL: 1920 x 1080 (25p/16 Mbps)

Picture Profile

  • Yes (Off / PP1-PP9) Parameters: Black level, Gamma (Movie, Still, Cine1-4, ITU709, ITU709 [800%], S-Log2, S-Log3), Black Gamma, Knee, Color Mode (Movie, Still, Cinema, Pro, ITU709 Matrix, White&Black, S-Gamut, S-Gamut3.Cine, S-Gamut3), Saturation, Colour Phase, Colour Depth, Detail, Copy, Reset

Movie Functions

  • Audio Level Display, Audio Rec Level, AF Tracking Sensitivity, AF Drive Speed, Auto Slow Shutter, HDMI info. Display (On/Off selectable), Time Code/User Bit, Picture Profile, Creative Style, Picture Effect, Rec Control, Dual Video Rec, Marker Setting, PAL/NTSC Selector, Gamma Display Assist

Colour Space

  • xvYCC standard (x.v.Colour when connected via HDMI cable) compatible with TRILUMINOS Colour

Clean HDMI output

  • NTSC: 3840 x 2160 (30p/24p) / 1920 x 1080 (60p/24p) / 1920 x 1080 (60i),YCbCr 4:2:2 8bit / RGB 8bit, PAL: 3840 x 2160 (25p) / 1920 x 1080 (50p) / 1920 x 1080 (50i), YCbCr 4:2:2 8 bit / RGB 8 bit

Compatible Recording Media

  • Memory Stick PRO Duo™, Memory Stick PRO-HG Duo, Memory Stick Micro (M2), SD memory card, SDHC memory card (UHS-I compliant), SDXC memory card (UHS-I compliant), microSD memory card, microSDHC memory card, microSDXC memory card

Storage Media Slot

  • Multi slot for Memory Stick™ Duo/ SD memory card

Noise Reduction

  • Long exposure NR: On/Off, available at shutter speeds longer than 1 s, High ISO NR: Normal/Low/Off selectable

Multi Frame NR

  • Auto/ ISO 100 to 51200

White Balance Modes

  • Auto WB / Daylight / Shade / Cloudy / Incandescent / Fluorescent (Warm White / Cool White / Day White / Daylight) / Flash / Colour Temperature (2500 to 9900 K) & Colour Filter (G7 to M7: 57 steps, A7 to B7: 29 steps) / Custom / Underwater

AWB Micro Adjustment

  • G7 to M7 (57 steps), A7 to B7 (29 steps)

Bracketing

  • 3 frames, H/L selectable

Focus Type

  • Fast Hybrid AF(phase-detection AF/contrast-detection AF)

Focus Point

  • 425 points (phase-detection AF)/169 points (Contrast-detection AF)

Focus Sensitivity Range

  • EV-1 to EV20 (ISO100 equivalent with F2.0 lens attached)

AF Mode

  • Automatic AF (AF-A), Single-shot AF (AF-S), Continuous AF (AF-C), Direct Manual Focus (DMF), Manual Focus

Focus Area

  • Wide (425 points [phase-detection AF], 169 points [contrast-detection AF]) / Zone / Centre / Flexible Spot (S/M/L) / Expand Flexible Spot / Lock-on AF (Wide / Zone / Centre / Flexible Spot [S/M/L] / Expand Flexible Spot)

Focus type with LA-EA3

  • Phase-detection/contrast-detection selectable

Other Features

  • Lock-on AF, Eye AF, Predictive control, Focus lock; Eye-Start AF and AF micro adjustment (both only available with optional LA-EA2 or LA-EA4 attached), AF illuminator (built-in, LED type, range: Approx. 0.30–3 m), AF ON

Metering Type

  • 1200-zone evaluative metering

Metering Sensor

  • Exmor CMOS sensor

Metering Sensitivity

  • EV-2 to EV20 (at ISO100 equivalent with F2.0 lens attached)

Metering Mode

  • Multi-segment, Center-weighted, Spot

Exposure Modes

  • Auto (iAuto, Superior Auto), Programmed AE (P), Aperture priority (A), Shutter-speed priority (S), Manual (M), Scene Selection, Sweep Panorama, Movie/High Frame Rate (Programmed AE (P) / Aperture priority (A) / Shutter-speed priority (S) / Manual (M))

Scene Selection

  • Portrait, Landscape, Macro, Sports Action, Sunset, Night Portrait, Night Scene, Hand-held Twilight, Anti Motion Blur

Exposure Compensation

  • +/-5.0 EV (in 1/3 EV or 1/2 EV steps)

Auto (AE) Bracketing

  • Bracket: Single/Bracket: Cont., 3/5/9 frames selectable. With 3 or 5 frames, in 1/3, 1/2, 2/3, 1.0, 2.0 or 3.0 EV increments, with 9 frames, in 1/3, 1/2, 2/3 or 1.0 EV increments.

AE Lock

  • Available with AE lock button. Locked when shutter button is pressed halfway. Can be disabled from the Menu.

ISO Sensitivity (Recommended Exposure Index)

  • Still images: ISO 100-25600 (expandable to 51200), AUTO (ISO 100-6400, selectable lower limit and upper limit), Movies: ISO 100–25600 equivalent, AUTO (ISO 100–6400 equivalent, selectable lower limit and upper limit)

Viewfinder Type

  • XGA OLED, 1.0 cm (0.39 type) electronic viewfinder (colour)

Number of Dots

  • 2,359,296 dots

Brightness Control (Viewfinder)

  • Auto/Manual (5 steps between -2 and +2)

Color Temperature Control

  • Manual (5 steps)

Field Coverage

  • 100%

Magnification

  • Approx. 1.07x (35mm camera equivalent: Approx. 0.70x) with 50mm lens at infinity, -1m-1

Dioptre Adjustment

  • -4.0 to +3.0m-1

Eye Point

  • Approx. 23 mm from the eyepiece lens, 21.4 mm from the eyepiece frame at -1 m-1(CIPA standard)

Viewfinder Display

  • Graphic Display / Display All Info. / No Disp. Info. / Histogram / Digital Level Gauge

Real-time Image Adjustment Display

  • On/Off

Finder Frame Rate Selection

  • Yes (1x, 2x)

Type

  • 7.5cm (3.0-type) wide type TFT

Total Number of Dots

  • 921,600 dots

Brightness Control (LCD)

  • Manual (5 steps between -2 and +2), Sunny Weather mode

Adjustable Angle

  • Up approx. 90 degrees, down approx. 45 degrees

Display Selecter (Finder/LCD)

  • Auto/Manual

LCD Display

  • Graphic Display / Display All Info. / No Disp. Info. / Histogram / Digital Level Gauge / Shooting information for viewfinder mode

Real-time Image Adjustment Display (LCD)

  • On/Off

Focus Magnifier

  • 5.9x, 11.7x

Zebra

  • Yes (selectable level + range or lower limit as custom setting)

Peaking MF

  • Yes (Level setting: High/Mid/Low/Off, colour: White/Red/Yellow)

Face Detection

  • On / On (Regist. Faces) / Off, Face registration, Face selection (Max. number of detectable faces: 8)

Auto Object Framing

  • Yes

Clear Image Zoom

  • Still / Movie: Approx. 2x

Smart zoom (Still Image)

  • M: Approx. 1.4x, S: Approx. 2.0x

Digital zoom (Still Image)

  • L: Approx. 4x, M: Approx. 5.7x, S: Approx. 8x

Digital zoom (Movie)

  • Approx. 4x

PlayMemories Camera Apps™

  • Yes

Lens Compensation

  • Peripheral shading, chromatic aberration, distortion

Zoom Ring Rotate

  • Yes

Image Processor

  • BIONZ X™

Others

  • ISO Auto Minimum Shutter Speed, Bright Monitoring, Copyright Info, Set File Name

Shutter Type

  • Electronically controlled, vertical-traverse, focal-plane type

Shutter Speed

  • Still images: 1/4000 to 30 sec., Bulb, Movies: 1/4000 to 1/4 (1/3 step), NTSC: Up to 1/60 in AUTO mode (up to 1/30 in Auto Slow Shutter mode), PAL: Up to 1/50 in AUTO mode (up to 1/25 in Auto Slow Shutter mode)

Flash Sync. Speed

  • 1/160 sec.

Electronic Front Curtain Shutter

  • YES (ON/OFF)

Silent Shooting

  • YES (ON/OFF)

Steadyshot

  • Not supported (image stabilization supplied by lens)

Flash Control

  • Built-in flash

Guide No.

  • 6 (in metres at ISO100)

Flash coverage

  • 16mm (focal-length printed on the lens body)

Control

  • Pre-flash TTL

Flash Compensation

  • +/-3.0 EV (switchable between 1/3 and 1/2 EV steps)

Flash Bracketing

  • 3/5/9 frames selectable. With 3 or 5 frames, in 1/3, 1/2, 2/3, 1.0, 2.0, 3.0 EV increments, with 9 frames, in 1/3, 1/2, 2/3, 1.0 EV increments.

Flash Modes

  • Flash off, Autoflash, Fill-flash, Rear Sync., Slow Sync., Red-eye reduction (On/Off selectable), Hi-speed sync , Wireless

Recycling Time

  • Approx. 4 s

External Flash Compatibility

  • Sony α System Flash compatible with Multi Interface Shoe. Attach the shoe adaptor for flash compatible with Auto-lock Accessory Shoe.

FE level lock

  • Yes

Wireless Control

  • Yes (wireless flash with lightning ratio control)

Drive Modes

  • Single shooting, Continuous shooting (Hi+/Hi/Mid/Lo selectable), Self-timer, Self-timer (Cont.), Bracketing (Cont., Single, White Balance, DRO)

Self-timer

  • 10 s delay/5 s delay/2 s delay/Continuous self-timer (3 frames after 10 s delay/5 frames after 10 s delay/3 frames after 5 s delay/5 frames after 5 s delay/3 frames after 2 s delay/5 frames after 2 s delay)/Bracketing self-timer (Off/2 s delay/5 s delay/10 s. delay)

Speed (approx. max.)

  • Continuous mode: 11fps (Hi+), 8fps (Hi), 6fps (Mid), 3fps (Lo)

No. of recordable frames (approx.)

  • 44 frames (JPEG Extra fine L), 47 frames (JPEG Fine L), 55 frames (JPEG Standard L), 21 frames (RAW), 21 frames (RAW&JPEG)

Playback Modes

  • Single (with or without shooting information, Y RGB histogram & highlight/shadow warning), 12/30-frame index view, Enlarged display mode (Maximum magnification L: 16.7x, M: 11.8x, S: 8.3x), Auto Review (10/5/2 s, off), Image orientation (Auto/Manual/Off selectable), Slideshow, Panorama scrolling, Folder selection (Still / Date / MP4 / AVCHD / XAVC S HD / XAVC S 4K), Forward/Rewind (Movie), Delete, Protect

PC Interface

  • Mass-storage, MTP, PC remote

Multi / Micro USB Terminal

  • Yes

Wireless LAN (Built-In)

  • Wi-Fi® Compatible, IEEE802.11b/g/n (2.4 GHz band) Playback of still images and movies on smartphones, PCs and TVs

NFC™

  • Yes (NFC Forum Type 3 Tag compatible, One-touch remote, One-touch sharing)

HD Output

  • HDMI micro connector (Type-D), BRAVIA® Sync (link menu), PhotoTV HD, 4K movie output, 4K still image playback

Multi Interface Shoe

  • Yes

Others

  • Microphone terminal (3.5 mm Stereo minijack)

Microphone

  • Built-in stereo microphone or XLR-K2M / XLR-K1M / ECM-XYST1M (sold separately)

Speaker

  • Built-in, monaural

Compatible Standards

  • Exif Print, Print Image Matching III, DPOF setting

Custom Function Type

  • Custom key settings, Programmable setting

Memory Function

  • Yes (2 sets)

Supplied Battery

  • Rechargeable battery pack NP-FW50

Battery Life (Still Images)

  • Approx. 350 shots (viewfinder) / Approx. 400 shots (LCD screen) (CIPA standard)

Battery Life (CIPA, Movies)

  • Actual : Approx. 70 min. (viewfinder) / Approx. 75 min. (LCD screen) (CIPA standard), Continuous : Approx. 115 min. (viewfinder) / Approx. 115 min. (LCD screen) (CIPA standard)

External Power

  • AC Adaptor AC-PW20 (sold separately)

Dimensions (W x H x D)

  • Approx. 120 x 66.9 x 48.8 mm

Weight (with battery and memory card included)

  • Approx. 361 g (Body Only) /Approx. 404 g (With battery and Memory Stick PRO Duo™)

Operating Temperature

  • 32°-104°F / 0-40°C

Wireless & Network Capabilities

  • NFC One-touch functionality

Features

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24.2 MP Exmor® CMOS image sensor

The new 24.2 MP Exmor® CMOS sensor raises the bar of imaging performance. Its copper wiring and enhanced circuitry make it possible to lower the wiring layer and boost light collection efficiency, in order to capture low-noise images with a wide sensitivity range up to ISO 51200. The use of copper raises readout speed as well as the potential of advanced 4K and Full HD 120fps shooting.

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High-speed BIONZ X™ image processing engine

How do the superior speed, power and efficiency of the BIONZ X™ image processor unleash the potential and sensitivity of the new image sensor? With an algorithm optimized for the new image sensor to provide stills and movies with unrivalled resolution and reproduce greater texture and detail, particularly at mid-to-high ISO settings

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425 phase-detection AF points

With the world's most (425) focal plane phase-detection AF points helping to provide distinctively wide and dense AF point coverage, the α6300 focuses more accurately, efficiently and reliably on subjects throughout the frame.

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0.05 s. fast AF

The α6300 achieves the world's fastest (0.05 s) AF speed with the enhanced Fast Hybrid AF's integrated autofocusing performance and the uncanny efficiency of the BIONZ X™ image processing engine to handle so much information with astonishing accuracy

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High-density Tracking AF Technology

For supremely reliable accuracy and tracking stability, new High-density Tracking AF Technology activates AF points to cover the area around the subject with approx. 7.5 times as much density as the 6000. Only this focal plane phase-detection autofocus function can seamlessly activate AF points and track subjects moving within frame with such unerring precision.

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High-speed live-view continuous shooting

Clearly capture action with high-speed continuous shooting at up to 11fps. Or choose among three speeds up to 8fps, according to the shooting situation, for live-view continuous shooting with very little lag on the EVF or LCD screen, to get the sense of immediacy of shooting with an optical viewfinder.

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Focal plane phase-detection AF for A-mount lenses

The α6300 offers focal plane phase-detection AF even when an A-mount lens is mounted using a mount adaptor (LA-EA3) from Sony. So you can take advantage of the autofocus system's uniquely wide coverage provided by 425 focal plane phase-detection AF points, as well as fast, fluidtracking performance when shooting with other lenses as well as E-mount lenses.

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XGA OLED Tru-Finder™

The α6300 introduces a high-contrast, high-resolution, high-visibility XGA OLED Tru-Finder™ that reproduces darkness and colour in very fine detail, as well as a mode to display images at the higher frame rate of 120fps (100fps), so you can see action smoothly and track it easily on this electronic viewfinder.

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4K movie recording

4K movie recording in the Super 35 mm format with full pixel readout and no pixel binning allows approx. 2.4 times as much information as is basically required for 4K (QFHD: 3,840 x 2,160). Data this rich is, in fact, equivalent to 6K data, so it clearly conveys the ultimate resolution in 4K images.

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Full HD 120fps shooting and 4x/5x slow motion recording

You can shoot high-quality Full HD footage, even in Full HD 120fps (100fps) high-speed shooting with AF tracking at a high bit rate up to 100 Mbps. Otherwise, the camera can record 4x/5x slow motion movies internally when the frame rate is set at 30p (25p) or 24p.

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S-Gamut/S-Log shooting

S-Gamut/S-Log shooting give you flexibility to make more expressive movies by performing colour grading in post-production. The S-Log3 and S-Log2 gamma curves feature wide dynamic range (up to 1,300%) to minimize whiteout and blackout. The α6300 even offers impressive 14-stop latitude in S-Log3 gamma setting.The camera also supports S-Gamut, S-Gamut3, and S-Gamut3. Cine colour space from Sony. *S-Log2 and S-Log3 are premised on processing pictures.

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Silent shooting

Silent Shooting mode releases the shutter without a sound, even in continuous shooting up to approx. 3fps with AF/AE tracking, so it's very convenient for shooting indoor performances, outdoor wildlife, and in other situations where silence is essential. To turn this mode on/off more intuitively and less intrusively, assign it to a customizable button.

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One-touch remote/One-touch sharing

One-touch remote makes your smartphone or tablet a viewfinder/remote control. One-touch sharing transfers photos/videos to your device for SNS sharing. Just install a PlayMemories Mobile app via Wi-Fi® to your NFC-enabled Android device, then touch the device to the camera to connect them. No NFC? No problem, as new QR code compatibility can also pair the devices.

Enhanced Fast Hybrid AF for movies

Now, Fast Hybrid AF makes movie autofocus exceptionally precise, so it's especially valuable for 4K recording. In addition to a very dense phase-detection AF point array, this system in the α6300 features adjustable AF Drive Speed and AF Tracking Sensitivity to help you express more creativity by manipulating focus, as far as conditions and your imagination allow.

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AF in Focus Magnifier

You can use autofocus even while enlarging a selected image area on the viewfinder or LCD screen, for finer adjustment of focus, for example. This is excellent for macro shooting, when accurate focusing is crucial.

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Lock-on AF

This function maintains focus on a moving subject automatically. Simply align the target frame and the subject to be tracked, and press the centre button. If you lose track of the subject, the camera can detect that subject and resume the Lock-on AF function when the subject reappears on the screen.

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Expand Flexible Spot

When the selected AF point loses track of or is not positioned on a moving subject, Expand Flexible Spot function automatically directs surrounding AF points to restore focus instantly on that subject.

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Eye AF in AF-C mode

Eye AF is now available in AF-C mode in this camera. This means it automatically focuses on and even tracks focus on a subject's eye, as the face moves, extending your freedom to frame a shot. 

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High sound quality (microphone terminal, XLR adaptor kit) 

In addition to plug-in microphones, the camera supports line input from professional-standard audio devices with XLR terminal, with use of a separately sold XLR adaptor kit (XLR-K2M/XLR-K1M) that enables connection with various high-end microphones. That way, you can make fine audio setting adjustments and high-quality/low-noise sound recordings worthy of serious movie shooting.

Clean HDMI output

This function supports 4K and Full HD, and allows uncompressed movie to be output to an external recorder or monitor. The image can also be recorded in the camera even while signals are output using this function.

Gamma Display Assist

With this function, you can view images with natural contrast while recording in S-Log gamma setting, converting S-Log2 and S-Log3 into ITU709 (800%) gamma for monitoring images, or checking focus while enlarging an image on the LCD screen or viewfinder.

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Enhanced Zebra function

Simplify exposure monitoring, especially when shooting in S-Log gamma setting. Target a video signal brightness level from 0–109%, set a range between +10% and -10% of that value, and zebra pattern indicates areas with that level of exposure within that range. New minimum brightness level setting reliably warns you to avoid blown-out highlights.

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Tough magnesium alloy body

With internal frames, rear cover, top cover and front cover constructed of magnesium alloy, the robust, rigid, light body of the α6300 is stronger than that of its predecessors. Designed for solid reliability and steady handling, this compact form readily withstands the rigours of shooting in the field.  

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Dust and moisture resistance

Enjoy carefree shooting in tough environments, thanks to comprehensive dust and moisture resistance measures that help prevent water and dust from entering the body. These measures include sealing around the buttons and dials, as well as a protective double-layered structure that tightly interlocks panels and components.

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Robust lens mount

The strength and rigidity of the camera body and lens mount provide an especially solid foundation for mounting and withstanding rugged use with even large, heavy lenses such as telephoto lenses and lenses preferred for movie shooting.

Power supply via USB 

Camera operation can be powered via USB connection to a PC or mobile battery. This conserves the camera battery, extending the length of time that the camera can be used before the battery is depleted. When the camera is turned off, the battery can be charged via the same connection.

14-bit RAW output

For RAW recording, 14-bit RAW output and 16-bit image processing help preserve maximum detail and produce images of the highest quality with rich tonal gradations. The 14-bitRAW (Sony ARW) format ensures optimal quality for later image adjustment (via Image Data Converter or other software).

ISO Auto Minimum Shutter Speed

Prevent blur in a shot of a moving subject by setting a shutter speed at which ISO sensitivity starts changing when ISO AUTO (while in P or A mode, or in Multi Frame NR) is selected.

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File Name Setting

The first three characters of the file name are now customizable on the camera. The file name starts with "DSC" by default, but you can change and register the three characters of your choice. This facilitates the photographers to manage the files easily especially when working with multiple cameras in assignments.

PlayMemories Camera Apps™

Express photographs more creatively with this application download service that lets you add new functions to your camera's feature set. Choose among Time-lapse for recording images at intervals and combining them, Smart Remote Control for control of settings from a smartphone or tablet, Sky HDR (high-dynamic-range-imaging), Star Trail, Liveview Grading, Smooth Reflection and other apps. Note: Services availability depends on region.

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Capture One Express (for Sony) 

Capture One Express (for Sony) is one of the world's best RAW converters, rendering precise colours and incredible detail. It contains flexible digital asset management, all the essential adjustment tools and fast, responsive performance in one customizable and integrated solution. * Please contact Phase One regarding all inquiries as to usage and support including functional compatibility of Capture One Express (for Sony).

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Works with iMovie and Final Cut Pro X

This product is compatible with Final Cut Pro X and iMovie.