Sony Sony Alpha SLT-A37

The Sony Alpha SLT-A37 is an ideal Digital SLR camera for entry-level users looking to get into the world of DSLR photography. A 16.1 Megapixel Exmor CMOS Sensor works brilliantly in low light delivering gorgeous pictures packed with detail. Auto Portrait Framing makes it simple to create perfect portraits.
Announced: 17/05/2012
Body Type
Body TypeCompact SLR
Sensor
Max Resolution4912 x 3264
Other Resolutions
  • 4912 x 2760
  • 3568 x 2368
  • 3568 x 2000
  • 2448 x 1624
  • 2448 x 1376
Image Ratio
  • 3:2
  • 16:9
Megapixels16.1
SizeAPS-C (23.5 x 15.6 mm)
TypeCMOS
Image
ISO Range100-25600
ISO Minimum100
ISO Maximum25,600
White Balance Presets6
Custom White Balance
Image Stabilisation
Uncompressed FormatRAW
JPEG Quality Levels
  • Fine
  • Normal
Optics & Focus
Autofocus
  • Phase Detect
  • Multi-area
  • Selective single-point
  • Single
  • Continuous
  • Face Detection
  • Live View
Manual Focus
Number of Focus Points15
Lens MountSony/Minolta Alpha
Crop1.5
Screen / Viewfinder
Articulated LCD
Screen Size2.6
Screen Pixels230,400
Screen TypeTFT LCD
Live View
Viewfinder TypeElectronic
Viewfinder Coverage100%
Viewfinder magnification1.09
Viewfinder resolution1,440,000
Features
Minimum shutter speed30 sec
Maximum shutter speed1/4000 sec
Aperture Priority
Shutter Priority
Manual Exposure Mode
Built-in Flash
Flash Range (M)12.0
External Flash
Flash Modes
  • Auto
  • On
  • Off
  • Red-Eye
  • Slow Sync
  • High Speed Sync
  • Rear Curtain
  • Fill-in
  • Wireless
Flash X Sync Speed1/200 sec
FPS6
Self-timer
Metering Modes
  • Multi
  • Center-weighted
  • Spot
Exposure Compensation±3 (at 1/3 EV steps)
AE Bracketing3 frames at 1/3 EV - 2/3 EV step
WB Bracketing
Orientation Sensor
Video Features
Format
  • MP4
  • AVCHD
  • H.264
MicrophoneStereo
SpeakerMono
Resolutions
  • 1080i @ 60fps
  • 1080i @ 50fps
  • 1080p @ 30fps
  • 1080p @ 25fps
External mic input
Storage
Storage Slot
  • SD
  • SDHC
  • SDXC
  • Memory Stick Duo
Storage Slot Amount1
Physical
BatteryBattery Pack
Battery ModelNP-Fw50 battery
Battery Life (shots)500
Weight (grams)506
Dimensions124 x 92 x 85 mm
Connectivity
USB
HDMI
Remote Control