Summary Sony NEX-5R

Prices Price
Body only $508 With 18-55mm lens $1,035
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Score Snapsort rank
Within its price range #5 of 19 Among similar cameras #12 of 49
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Specifications Key specs
Sensor size Help APS-C 23.4x15.6mm Screen resolution Help 921k dots
Megapixels Help 16 MP Movie format Help 1080p @ 60fps
Screen size Help 3.0" Light sensitivity Help 25,600 ISO
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Replacement

Sony has replaced the NEX-5R with the NEX-5T.

Sony NEX-5T
Sony NEX-5T announced August, 2013
Low light performance Slightly lower noise at high ISO
Lowest price Slightly cheaper

Compare the new Sony NEX-5T vs the NEX-5R

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Pros

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Overall image quality Great overall image quality Help
78.0
Color depth Good color depth Help
23.7 bits
Panorama In-camera panoramas Help
Stitches together multiple photos into a panorama
Movie continuous focus Movie continuous focus Help
Makes it easy to get in-focus movies
Autofocus Phase detection autofocus Help
fast and accurate
HDR In-camera HDR Help
Combines multiple exposures
3D Takes 3D photos Help
View photos in 3D on 3D televisions
Weight Light Help
276 g
Dynamic range Wide dynamic range Help
13.1 EV
Supports 24p 24p movies Help
For that film look
Light sensitivity Good maximum light sensitivity Help
25,600 ISO
Touch screen Touch screen Help
Less buttons
Screen flips out Flip-out screen Help
Great for movies
Focus points Many focus points Help
99
Size Quite small Help
Mid size 110x58x38 mm
External flash External flash Help
Better lighting

Cons

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External mic jack Lacks an external mic jack Help
Limited to the in-camera mic
Announced Old Help
August, 2012
Fastest shutter speed Slow shutter speed Help
1/4000 of a second
Image stabilization No image stabilization Help
Risk of blur
Viewfinder Can only preview photos on the screen Help
None
Built-in flash No built-in flash Help
Professional

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