Article ID : 00145805 / Last Modified : 09/16/2019

How long is the shutter lag?

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    The table below provides information on the shutter lag for different models.

    ModelTime lag (in seconds)e-Front Curtain Shut setting
    DSLR-A1000.11Not applicable
    DSLR-A2000.085Not applicable
    DSLR-A2300.10Not applicable
    DSLR-A3000.085Not applicable
    DSLR-A3300.10Not applicable
    DSLR-A3500.085Not applicable
    DSLR-A3800.10Not applicable
    DSLR-A5500.07Not applicable
    DSLR-A7000.066Not applicable
    DSLR-A9000.063Not applicable
    ILCA-77M20.05ON
    0.09OFF
    ILCA-99M20.05ON
    0.09OFF
    ILCE-70.02ON
    ILCE-7M20.02ON
    ILCE-7M30.02ON
    ILCE-7R0.19Not applicable
    ILCE-7RM20.02ON
    ILCE-7RM30.02ON
    ILCE-7RM40.02ON
    ILCE-7S0.02ON
    ILCE-7SM20.02ON
    ILCE-90.02 If Shutter Type is set to Mechanical ShutterON
    0.033 If Shutter Type is set to Electronic Shutter
    ILCE-50000.02Not applicable
    ILCE-60000.02ON
    ILCE-61000.02ON
    ILCE-63000.02ON
    ILCE-64000.02ON
    ILCE-65000.02ON
    ILCE-66000.02ON
    NEX-30.10Not applicable
    NEX-3N0.02Not applicable
    NEX-50.10Not applicable
    NEX-5N0.02ON
    NEX-5R0.02ON
    NEX-60.02ON
    NEX-70.02ON
    NEX-C30.10Not applicable
    NEX-F30.02ON
    SLT-A330.09Not applicable
    SLT-A370.08ON
    0.09OFF
    SLT-A55V0.09Not applicable
    SLT-A570.05ON
    0.09OFF
    SLT-A580.05ON
    0.09OFF
    SLT-A65V0.05ON
    0.09OFF
    SLT-A77V0.05ON
    0.08OFF
    SLT-A99V0.05ON
    0.11OFF

    Note:

    • Shutter lag may vary depending on the camera settings.
    • Time measurements used are all approximations from lab test results.
    • For DSLR-A550, the shutter lag is approximately 0.2 to 0.3 seconds during Manual focus check Live View.