Menus (cont.)

Brightness / Color Menu

Option Values / Actions Notes
Exposure Comp  • +/- 3 EV in 0.3 EV steps  
ISO  • Auto, 100-25600  
White Balance  • Auto
 • Daylight
 • Shade
 • Cloudy
 • Incandescent
 • Fluorescent - Warm White
 • Fluorescent - Cool White
 • Fluorescent - Day White
 • Fluorescent - Daylight
 • Flash
 • Color Temp/Filter
 • Custom
 • Custom Set
Each WB setting can be individually fine-tuned in +/-7 steps across the Blue-Amber and Green-Magenta axes.
Metering Mode  • Multi
 • Center
 • Spot
 
Flash Comp  •+/- 2 EV in 0.3 EV steps  
DRO/Auto HDR  • Off
 • DRO
Auto
Level 1
Level 2
Level 3
Level 4
Level 5
 • Auto HDR
Auto
1.0 EV
2.0 EV
3.0 EV
4.0 EV
5.0 EV
6.0 EV
 
Picture Effect  • Toy Camera
Normal
Cool
Warm
Green
Magenta
 • Pop Color
 • Posterization
Color
Black & White
 • Retro Photo
 • Soft High-key
 • Partial Color
Yellow
Red
Green
Blue
 • High Contrast Mono
 • Soft Focus
Low
Mid
High
 • HDR Painting
Low
Mid
High
 • Rich Tone Mono
 • Miniature
Auto
Top
Middle (Horizontal)
Bottom
Left
Middle (Vertical)
Right
 • Off
Picture Effects cannot be used when recording RAW files
Creative Style  • Standard
 • Vivid
 • Portrait
 • Landscape
 • Sunset
 • Black & White

Each Creative Style can be individually adjusted:
- Contrast +/- 3
- Saturation +/- 3
- Sharpness +/- 3

Playback Menu

Option Values / Actions Notes
Delete  • Multiple Img.
 • All in Folder
Select images for deletion
Still/Movie Select  • Folder View (Still)
 • Folder View (MP4)
 • AVCHD View
Like its siblings, the NEX-6 cannot display images and movies at the same time in playback mode.
Slide show  • Repeat
On
Off
 • Interval
1 sec
3 sec
5 sec
10 sec
30 sec
 • Image Type
All
Display 3D Only
 
View on Smartphone  • This Image
 • All Images on This Date
 • All Images on The Device
For use with the PlayMemories Mobile app for iOS and Android.
Send to Computer  - Send images Will send all photos and movies to your Mac or PC over a Wi-Fi network.
View on TV  • Playback Selection
All Images in The Device
All in Folder
 • Interval
Short
Long
 • Effects
On
Off

For viewing photos on a DLNA-compatible HDTV. The Effects are only available on Sony's Bravia televisions.

Movies cannot be shown over Wi-Fi.

Specify Printing  • DPOF Setup
Multiple Img
Cancel All
 • Date Imprint
On
Off
 
Image Index  • 6 Images
 • 12 Images
How many photos are shown in thumbnail view.
Rotate  - Select and rotate images
 
Protect  • Multiple Images
 • Cancel All Images
Select images for protection
Enlarge Image  - Enters Magnified view  
Volume Settings  • 0-7  
Display Contents  • Display Info
 • Histogram
 • No Disp Info
 

Application Menu

The Application Menu is where you'll find the NEX-6's downloadable add-ons, which are discussed in detail on the Wi-Fi and Apps pages.

Option Values / Actions Notes
Loaded Apps  - Varies The currently installed Apps will be shown here.
PlayMemories Camera Apps  - Go to App Store  
Introduction  • Service Introduction
 • Service Availability
 
Application Management  • Sort
 • Manage and Remove
 • Display Account Information