Sony Unveiled New Interchangeable Lens Digital Camera NEX-5R

On the IFA2012, Sony release their new generation Interchangeable Lens Digital Camera: NEX-5R. Appearance of the new generation don’t has much difference when compared to the old NEX. The new one will have three color editions: black, white and gray .


  • 16.1 MPx APS-C CMOS Exmor sensor
  • New Bionz image processing engine
  • ISO 100-25600
  • Support PASM mode
  • Full HD, 1920×1080/60p AVCHD 2.0
  • 3′ Flip screen
  • Touch LCD screen and shutter
  • Shutter speed 1/4000-30 second
  • WIFI

NEX-5R will run Tri-Navi system. Compared to the old NEX series. The new NEX-5R added PlayMemories Camera Apps. The NEX-5R has added Picture Effect+, Bracket Pro, Multi Frame NR, Smart Remote Control and Direct Upload. Sony will add much more apps to enrich photo effects.

Sony uses Smart Remote Control tech on this new product. There are going to release to remote control App both on iOS and Android. Then users can connect to their camera with their smartphone by Wi-Fi. The app on mobile devices will allow users to control your camera, including find a view or operate shutter. This is a good news for those who loves autodyne.

NEX-5R will be shipped this autumn. The predicted price is about $650. This is quite good price.