NEW from Sony: the Alpha NEX-5R

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Sony announced, today, the latest in its series of mirrorless interchangeable lens cameras – the Alpha NEX-5R.

Combining a stylish, lightweight design and the freedom of interchangeable lenses with large-sensor image quality, speedy AF and the introduction of Wi-Fi capability, the new Sony Alpha NEX-5R compact system camera offers all the benefits of DSLR-style imaging in a more convenient, portable package with added connectivity.

The NEX-5R features a newly-developed 16.1 effective megapixel Exmor® APS HD CMOS sensor – identical in size to sensors found in traditional DSLR cameras – combined with a powerful BIONZ® processor to assure richly detailed still images and crisp Full HD videos in all types of lighting conditions.


  • 16.1 MP APS-C size HD sensor
  • Uses Sony E-mount lenses
  • Full 1080 HD 60p/60i/24p movie capture
  • 3″ 180º tiltable touchscreen LCD
  • Fast hybrid autofocus
  • Intuitive interface with control dial
  • Low light performance up to ISO 25600
  • Six-image layering
  • Wi-Fi sharing
  • PlayMemories mobile app
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Available October 2012; MSRP: $649.99(body only), $749.99 (with 18-44mm lens)