Camera tech data for Minolta Dynax 9xi

NameMinolta Dynax 9xi , α-9xi (Japan), Maxxum 9xi (USA)
Mount typeA-mount
Supported lensesclassic, xi
Release year1992
AF sensors4 line
AF range [EV]−1 – 18
AF modesAF-A, AF-S, AF-C
AF assist lightyes
Custom functions
Other features
Metering modes14 segments, center-weighted, spot (2.7%)
Metering range [EV] (with spot)0 – 20 (3 – 20)
Auto Exposure Lock buttonyes
Exposure modesP with shift, A, S, M with shift
Subject programs
Exposure compensation [stops] (steps [stops])± 4 (1/2)
Flash shoe typeiISO
Accessory shoe capSC-9xi
Flash modesnormal, slow sync
Flash meteringCW-TTL
Requires D flash unitno
Flash guide number [m]/ coverage [mm]-/-
X-Sync speed [s]1/300
High Speed Syncno
Wireless flash yes (only w/ separate controller)
Wireless x-sync speed [s]1/60 (1/30 in ratio mode)
Wireless HSSno
Ratio flash controlyes
Flash exposure compensation [stops] (steps [stops])
Studio flash socketyes
Compatible with DR-1000no
Viewfinder typepentaprism
Viewfinder coverage92% × 94%
Viewfinder magnification0.75×
Eye relief [mm]/ from frame [mm]unknown
ScreensG (default), L, S
Diopter adjustment [diopters]-2.5 – +0.5
Eyepiece cupEC-9xi/EC-1000
Viewfinder accessory compatibleyes
Frame rate [fps]4.5
Frame rate with AF [fps]unknown
Shutter speed (still) [s]30 – 1/12000, B
Timer for Bulb exposuresno
Self-timer [s]10
Bracketing frames (stops)3 (1/2)
Multiple exposuresunlimited
Remote release socketMinolta/Sony 3-pin
Wireless remote releaseIR-1N
Release priorityyes
Depth of field previewyes
Aperture can be changed during depth of field previewno
Silent depth of field previewyes
Film features
Leader outno
ISO overrideyes
IR safeyes
Batteries1× 2CR5
Battery packBP-9xi (4× AA)
Vertical grip
External power supply
Construction and accessories
Weather sealingyes
Mount materialsteel
Weight [g]740
Standard accessoriesstrap, body cap, batteries
Data saverCards
Date backQD-9xi (originally named QD-9)
Commentsleader out and CFs available with cards
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