Ultra Lightweight and Compact Have it easy, have it light.
At just 23.3mm*, NEX-5N has a slim and compact body most interchangeable lens cameras can only dream of. Yet at the same time, it comes packed with the innovative features of a DSLR camera. Weighing in at only 210g – the lightest in its category, NEX-5N also makes for the perfect companion to take with you, anytime, anywhere. Along with its chic minimalistic design, perhaps this is why it's highly desirable by many photography enthusiasts like yourself.
*Thinnest portion of the camera.
10fps Continuous Shooting Decisive moments captured at a blazing 10 fps.
With High-speed shooting at up to 10 frames per second – the world's fastest* – in Speed Priority Continuous mode, you'll never miss fleeting moments ever again. And if you like, you can shoot up to 3 shots at a time with the 10-second self-timer. Keep taking great pictures with NEX-5N. And keep smiling.
* Among mirrorless interchangeable-lens cameras as of August 2011. Continuous speed varies depending on shooting conditions and memory cards. Focus and exposure are locked at the first shot.
Touch Screen Function Convenience at your fingertips
NEX-5N's new touch-screen function makes it easy to access the full features the camera. With just a light flick or tap on the highly responsive LCD monitor, you can navigate menus, adjust settings, shoot and view photos or movies. And with Sony's new Tracking Focus function, all you have to do is touch a subject on the LCD monitor to keep it in sharp focus – even with moving subjects or when zooming or changing composition!
Full HD Movie Recording A new take on movie-making.
The choice is yours. Shoot super smooth 50p (60p)*, standard 50i (60i)* or cinematic 25p (24p)* movies – all at Full HD 1920 x 1080 resolution. With NEX-5N, you get to enjoy more creative control using the P/A/S/M modes to precisely adjust exposure and control defocus. So go on, capture your moments beautifully on Full HD image quality in AVCHD and MP4 formats. And share your clips on blogs and websites with your friends and family!
Photo Creativity & Picture Effect The camera that opens your door to creativity
Now with the convenient touch screen, it is easier than ever to access a vast array of creative modes. Have fun exploring multiple effects with real-time preview – simply adjust the colour, brightness and vividness of your images, apply a Picture Effect or add some Background Defocus – and you can tweak the look of photos and movies instantly! For added creative control, you can even combine and preview multiple settings and effects simultaneously.
Turn every day situations into a creative work of art with 11 exciting Picture Effect modes (various modes with options give you a total of 15 effects for endless artistic possibilities). With advanced effects like Partial Color, Toy Camera, Retro Photo, HDR painting, Rich-tone Monochrome, Soft Focus, Soft High-key Focus, Miniature and more, the possibilities to create stunning photos and even movies are endless!