Sigma SD14 review

Full specification for Sigma SD14

Sensor Foveon X3® direct image sensor?CMOS20.7 x 13.8mm Foveon X3 CMOS sensor with 14.06 million effective pixels
Output Size 4608 X 3072, 2640 X 1760, 1776 X 1184, 1296 X 864
Focal Length Mag 1.7
Lens Mount Sigma SA
File Format Raw, JPEG
Compression Lossless compression RAW data (12-bit), JPEG (Super High, High, Medium, Low)
ISO Auto / Manual 100-1600
Shutter Speeds 30-1/4000sec + Bulb (up to 30 sec)
Drive Mode Single, Continuous (max. 3fps)
Viewfinder Type Pentaprism SLR viewfinder
Field of View 98% coverage
LCD 2.5", low-temperature polysilicon TFT color LCD monitor, approx. 150,000 pixels. Coverage area 100% with white LED backlight
Live Mode No
Built-in Image Stabilisation No
Dust Reduction Dust protector
Focusing Modes 5 AF points with manual or auto selection
Exposure Modes Program, Aperture Priority, Shutter Priority, Manual
Metering System 8-Segment Evaluative, Centreweighted, Centre
Exposure Comp ±3EV (in 1/3 steps)
Colour Space sRGB / AdobeRGB
White Balance Auto, manual, 6 presets
White Balance Bracket No
Colour Temp Control -
DoF Prview -
Built-in Flash Built in, GN11m@ISO 100, Hotshoe
Max Flash Sync 1/180sec
PC Socket Yes
Cable Release No
Memory Card CompactFlash Type I/II
Power Li-Ion, Optional AC Adaptor
Connectivity USB 2.0
Dimensions 144 x 107 x 80.5mm
Weight 700g (without battery / card)
Other -
AF Points 5

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Design 18/20
Image Quality 15/20
Performance 15/20
Value 15/20
Features 16/20
Overall Score 79%