Sony is getting serious develop and launch a mirrorless camera Sony NEX-5N. This Mirrorless camera is performing well, especially in low-light shooting conditions. It says NEX-5 camera is capable of rivaling the quality of a DSLR camera. Is that so? Let's look at the specifications.
If you notice from the design, this camera looks very ergonomic and stylish, not much different from its predecessor series. At the top there is a button switch on / off, buttons for movie recording and display buttons. Then there is hotshoe for additional accessories such as viewfinder and flash.
The screen measuring 3.0 inch tilt design, where it allows users to take pictures of low and high angle. The screen is equipped with touch screen technology. But for those who are not too fond of the touch screen, this camera also has a play button. In addition to the play, there are two buttons on the side of the screen that serves to activate the camera mode and shooting instruction.
Sony NEX-5N is the fourth model of the NEX family. This camera brings 16.1 megapixel sensor with Exmor APS HD CMOS, 25 point autofocus system, 49-segment exposure meter and 3-inch LCD screen with a resolution of 921 thousand-dot.
Sony NEX-5N also presents a new interface on the touch screen and has an ISO range of a much larger, i.e., 100-25600, for both mechanical and electronic shutter, and can record fast-moving images at 10fps full resolution.
In addition to capturing still images, the NEX-5N can record full high definition video or Full HD 1920 quality x1080p Advanced Video Coding High Definition (AVCHD). The lenses can be opened thanks to the E-mount plug system. Great, the NEX series cameras can also use a regular lens Sony Alpha DSLR camera by any measure, thanks to LA-EA2 adapter accessory is sold separately.
This camera brings complete features. For those who are accustomed to using the DSLR users would definitely familiar with the features of White Balance, Exposure, Speed and Aperture. Yes everything is here. Camera image editing features are highly variable ranging from Pop, Toy Norm, Retro, and much more. The resulting picture of the NEX-5N is satisfactory when tested.
In addition, the availability of lens adapters make Sony NEX-5N can use any type of lenses, including from third parties, such as the Nikon lenses. With the many advantages of the Sony Alpha NEX-5N, this camera is a worthy companion to your DSLR camera and replacement if necessary.
- Touch screen
- Electronic First Curtain shutter
- 16.1-megapixel CMOS Sensor
- ISO range of 100-25600
- 10fps continuous shooting mode (at full resolution)
- In-camera CA, control image distortion
- Limit the auto ISO 3200
- Results-orientated Creative Control User Interface
- Picture Effects processing options
- 1080p 60p HD movies in AVCHD format
This camera is suitable in all occasions because the size of the camera is small, so easy to put in your backpack or briefcase. Business and leisure activities can be captured with this unique camera. The use of the camera is also not that difficult, you just use it as often as possible. Bring the Sony NEX-5N wherever you go, so you are always ready to capture every moment without troublesome to bother with a big camera.
You do not need to buy a big camera for a holiday or other event, but before you decide to buy a Sony camera, you can compare with the Canon EOS M, Samsung NX series, Pentax, Nikon, Panasonic GF5 and other Olympus products.