overview Fastest shutter speed

Fastest shutter speed Fastest shutter speed
1/4000 of a second

Having a faster max shutter speed means you'll be able to take pictures of fast moving subjects without any risk of blur, for example formula one cars whizzing by at a race.

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Compared To Compared to recent mirrorless cameras

Out of 21 recent mirrorless cameras, 6 have (significantly) better fastest shutter speed than the Sony NEX-5N.

Sony NEX-5N
1/4000 of a second
Best
1/32000 of a second
Average
1/4000 of a second
Min
1/500 of a second