Sony a6400 Mirrorless Camera with 16-50mm OSS Lens Kit

Model Number: ILCE6400L/B
Web Code: 13370934


The α6400 packs Sony’s most advanced technologies into a compact, lightweight design. This APS-C mirrorless interchangeable lens camera introduces advanced Real-time Eye AF and Real-time Tracking technologies, and boasts an incredibly fast autofocus acquisition of 0.02 seconds. It also features 4K video recording and a fully 180-degree tiltable LCD touchscreen.
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Technology that inspires new perspectives

  • 24.2MP APS-C Exmor CMOS image sensor and latest-generation BIONZ X image processor optimizes image quality and delivers advanced colour reproduction in all types of shooting conditions
  • Standard ISO ranges up to ISO 32000 for both still and movie, and is expandable up to ISO 102400 for still images, with excellent noise reduction at medium and high sensitivities
  • 425 phase-detection AF points and 425 contrast-detection AF points that are placed densely over the entire image area, covering approximately 84% of the image area
  • Continuous shooting at up to 11 fps with accurate AF/AE tracking, and up to 8fps with full AF/AE tracking while silent shooting
  • Real-time Eye AF employs AI-based object recognition to detect your subject’s face and eyes in real time for extremely high tracking precision
  • Real-time Tracking mode utilizes AI-based object recognition and processes colour, depth, and brightness as spatial information to ensure you don’t miss a moment of the action
  • This a6400 model comes with the Sony SELP1650 16-50mm F3.5–5.6 zoom lens with built-in Optical SteadyShot image stabilization

Pro-grade moviemaking

  • Records 4K movies in stunning QFHD resolution (3840 x 2160) with full pixel readout and no pixel binning, and oversamples to produce high quality 4K footage with advanced detail and depth
  • Fast Hybrid AF technology keeps the subject in constant smooth focus no matter the scene, and even if an object crosses in front of the camera
  • Also records Full HD at 120 fps at up to 100 Mbps, allowing footage to be reviewed and eventually edited into 4x or 5x slow-motion video files in Full HD resolution with AF tracking
  • Built-in interval recording for time-lapse footage can be set anywhere between 1 and 60 seconds, with a total number of shots from 1 to 9999
  • AE tracking sensitivity can be adjusted to “High”, “Mid” or “Low” during interval shooting, allowing for reduced changes in exposure over the shooting interval
  • HLG (Hybrid Log-Gamma) picture profile supports an Instant HDR workflow, allowing HDR (HLG) compatible TV’s to playback beautiful, true-to-life 4K HDR imagery
  • S-Log2 and S-Log3 are available for increased color grading flexibility, as well as Zebra functionality, Gamma Display assist, and proxy recording

Designed for intuitive operation on the go

  • Fully 180-degree tiltable, 3.0-type LCD flip screen with 921k-dots of resolution allows for simple and effective framing of selfie-style shooting for both still and video capture
  • LCD screen is equipped with touch functionality, with options for Touch Pad, Touch Focus, Touch Shutter and Touch Tracking
  • Touch Tracking lets you select your subject simply by touching the monitor
  • Extensive customization with 89 functions that are assignable to 8 custom keys
  • My Dial lets you assign frequently used functions to the control dial and control wheel for faster access when you're shooting
  • My Menu allows registration of up to 30 different menu items for quick access to menu items you use often
  • XGA OLED Tru-finder electronic viewfinder offers a high resolution, corner-to-corner view of whatever you're shooting
  • Dust- and moisture-resistant magnesium alloy design has an extremely durable shutter that is rated for approximately 200,000 cycles

Connect and share

  • Integrated Wi-Fi allows remote control and viewing from your compatible smart device and the PlayMemories Home app
  • Built-in NFC offers simple connectivity for compatible smart devices and QR code scanning provides easy connectivity for non-NFC mobile devices
  • Enjoy the effortless transfer of files to a smartphone or tablet thanks to the Imaging Edge Mobile application
Other Formats
JPEG Extra Fine; JPEG Fine; JPEG Standard
Guided Shooting Mode
Languages Supported
English; French; Italian; Spanish; Chinese

Included Lens

Lens Frame Colour
Lens Range
16-50mm F3.5-5.6
Model Number
Filter Size
35mm Equivalent
24–75 mm
Lens Weight
116 g

Body Features

Stabilized Body
Body Colour
Intelligent Shoe
Cable Release
Weather Sealed


Battery Type
InfoLithium Rechargeable Battery
Included Battery Model
Sony NP-FW50 Lithium-Ion Rechargeable Battery
Back-up Battery
Power Saving Modes

Physical Features

12 cm
6.69 cm
4.99 cm
480 g
Camera Model
Sony a6400
Lens Mount
Sony E-Mount

Image Sensor

NFC Enabled
Sensor Type
Exmor CMOS Sensor
Image Sensor Format
Effective Megapixels
24.2 MP
Total Pixels
25.0 MP
Colour Filter System
RGB Primary Color Filter
Colour Space
xvYCC Standard (x.v.Color When Connected Via HDMI Cable) Compatible With TRILUMINOS Color
Low Pass Filter
Dust Reduction
BIONZ X Image Processing Engine


Viewfinder Type
XGA OLED, 1.0cm (0.39 Type) Colour Electronic Viewfinder
Percentage Coverage
Effective Magnification
Approx. 1.07x (35mm Camera Equivalent: Approx. 0.70x) With 50mm Lens At Infinity; -1m-1

Diopter Adjustment

Depth of Field Preview

LCD Features

LCD Size
3 in
LCD Resolution
921,600 dots
Swivel LCD
Live Preview

Auto Focus

AF Type
Fast Hybrid AF(Phase-Detection AF/Contrast-Detection AF With Fast 0.02 Sec. AF Speed And 425 Points (Phase-Detection AF) / 425 Points (Contrast-Detection AF)
Focusing Modes 1
AF-A; AF-S; AF-C; DMF; Manual Focus
Focusing Modes 2
Wide; Zone; Center; Flexible Spot; Expanded Flexible Spot; Tracking; Object Tracking; Eye AF; Predictive Control; Focus Lock; Swt.V; H AF Area; AF Area Regist.; Circ. of Focus Point
AF Points
Wide (425 Points (Phase-Detection AF); 425 Points(Contrast-Detection AF))
AF Point Selection
AF Assist Beam


Still Images: ISO 100-32000; AUTO (ISO 100-6400); Movies: ISO 100-32000 Equivalent
White Balance Settings 1
Auto; Daylight; Shade; Cloudy; Incandescent; Fluorescent; Flash; Underwater; Color Temperature
White Balance Settings 2
Yes (G7 To M7,57-Step) (A7 To B7, 29-Step)
Auto White Balance
White Balance Bracketing
Exposure Compensation
+/- 5.0EV (1/3 EV, 1/2 EV steps selectable)


Shutter Type
Electronically Control LED; Vertical Traverse; Focal Plane Type
Shutter Speeds
Still Images:1/4000 to 30 sec; Bulb; Movies: 1/4000 to 1/4 ; Up to 1/50 in AUTO mode
Shutter Lag
10 sec. delay/5 sec. delay/2 sec. delay/Continuous self-timer (3 frames after 10 sec. delay/5 frames after 10 sec. delay/3 frames after 5 sec. delay/5 frames after 5 sec. delay/3 frames after 2 sec. delay/5 frames after 2 sec. delay)/Bracketing self-timer (Off/2 sec. delay/5 sec. delay/10sec. delay)


Drive Modes
Single Shooting; Continuous Shooting; Self Timer; Bracketing
Max Burst Jpeg
11 fps
Max Burst Raw
11 fps
Max Burst Raw+JPEG
11 fps
Max Burst Other Format
11 fps


Built-in Flash Type
Recycling Time
Approx. 4 seconds
Flash Sync
Flash Guide Number
6 (In Meters At ISO 100)


Video Output Format
Video Modes
(NTSC): XAVC S 4K: 3840 x 2160; XAVC S HD: 1920 x 1080; AVCHD: 1920 x 1080; MP4: 1920 x 1080; 1280 x 720
Movie File Formats
XAVC S; AVCHD Format Ver. 2.0 Compliant; MP4
Movie Video Compression
XAVC S: MPEG-4 AVC/H.264; AVCHD: MPEG-4 AVC/H.264; MP4: MPEG-4 AVC/H.264;
Movie Audio Compression
XAVC S: LPCM; 2ch; AVCHD: Dolby Digital (AC-3); 2ch; Dolby Digital Stereo Creator; MP4: MPEG-4 AAC-LC; 2ch
Max Video Resolution
3840 x 2160 (4K UHD)


Image Playback Modes 1
Single; 12/30-Frame Index View; Enlarged Display Mode (Maximum Magnification L: 16.7X; M: 11.8X; S: 8.3X); Auto Review; Image Orientation ; Slideshow; Panorama Scrolling; Folder Selection ; Forward/Rewind; Delete; Protect; Photo Capture
Movie Playback Modes
Single; 12/30-Frame Index View; Enlarged Display Mode (Maximum Magnification L: 16.7X; M: 11.8X; S: 8.3X); Auto Review ; Image Orientation; Slideshow; Panorama Scrolling; Folder Selection; Forward/Rewind; Delete; Protect

Storage & Interface

Card Slot
Storage Media
SD; SDHC; SDXC; microSD; microSDHC; microSDXC; Memory Stick PRO Duo/PRO-HG Duo/Micro (M2)
Data Interface
Multi / Micro USB Terminal
Video Interface
HDMI micro connector (Type-D)
  • a6400 Camera Body (Black)
  • SELP1650 Lens
  • AC Adaptor
  • Accessory Shoe Cap
  • Body Cap
  • Eyepiece Cap
  • Lens Cap
  • Lens Hood
  • Lens Rear Cap
  • Micro USB Cable
  • NPFW50 Rechargeable Battery
  • Shoulder Strap

  • Totally cool
    by hjy9406

    on 2 octobre 2019

    Its a so clear and beautiful awesome camera This is my first camera but really cool! I strongly recommended.

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    from  on 21 septembre 2019

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  • Great feautures!
    by AMNAVA

    on 31 août 2019

    I love all the features in the camera. Photos and videos are high quality.

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