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Sony spells the beginning of a new autofocus era.

Until now, conventional autofocus has dealt with space alone. Sony goes one step further with an innovative image sensor that picks up both space and time to capture moving subjects with new clarity. 4D FOCUS allows you to take crisper photos than ever. Plain old autofocus is a thing of the past. The future of photography is in motion.

What is 4D FOCUS?

Space: 3D

Area
Area

Wide

The wide AF area, covering nearly the entire frame(*α6000, α5100 only), allows focusing on a subject positioned even off the center of the frame.

Depth
Depth

Fast

Fast Hybrid AF, combining phase-detection AF and contrast-detection AF, instantly detects the distance to the subject for accurate focus.
*α6000, α5100 only.

Plus

Time: 4D

Time
Time

Steadfast

An advanced AF algorithm accurately predicts the subject's next move. Precise AF tracking allows focus to be maintained even on fast-moving subjects.

Guide to Camera Settings

α6000α6000 α77Ⅱα77Ⅱ