LCD and Viewfinder
Sony NEX-5N has a Tilting 3" LCD screen with a resolution of 920k dots. Both the screen size and the screen resolution is up to the standards of this class.
LCD is Touch screen
type, so you can change the settings and set the focus point with your fingertips.
NEX-5N doesn't have a built-in viewfinder but an optional external viewfinder is available. Lack of a viewfinder can be problematic especially under strong light where visibility of LCD screens goes down dramatically. If you need a Mirrorless camera with a built-in viewfinder in a similar price range, consider Sony Alpha A7 (Compare) or Olympus OM-D E-M10 II (Compare). If the price is not an issue, take a look at our Top Rated Cameras with Viewfinders.
Max Shutter speed
Sony NEX-5N has max speed of 10 fps and max shutter speed of 1/4000 sec..
Sony NEX-5N features a Contrast Detection autofocusing system. The AF system has 25 points to choose from. Sony NEX-5N also features Face detection AF
where it intelligently detects the faces in the frame and locks the focus automatically.
With Sony NEX-5N can record videos with the utmost resolution of 1920x1080 at 60 fps with retaining and AVCHD formats.
Connectivity and Storage
You can connect NEX-5N to compatible devices via its HDMI port or USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec) port.
Sony NEX-5N is mechanized by a battery which gives a shooting lifetime of 460 therefore to CIPA norm.
Sony NEX-5N Battery Specs Compared to Other Models