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Sony NEX-C3 versus Sony NEX3

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Sony NEX-C3

DxOMark Sensor Scores

Overall Score
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73
Portrait
(Color Depth)
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22.7 bits
Landscape
(Dynamic Range)
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12.2 Evs
Sports
(Low-Light ISO)
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1083 ISO
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Sony NEX3

DxOMark Sensor Scores

Overall Score
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68
Portrait
(Color Depth)
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22.1 bits
Landscape
(Dynamic Range)
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12 Evs
Sports
(Low-Light ISO)
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830 ISO
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Sony NEX-C3

Manufacturer specifications

Type Hybrid 
Announced 2011-06-08 
Indicative price (USD) 770  
Sensor type CMOS 
Resolution 4928 x 3280  
Sensor photo detectors (Mpix) 16.16  
Sensor size (mm) 15.6 x 23.5 
Color filter array RGB 
Pixel pitch (µm) 4.8  
Bits per pixel 12.0 
Focal length multiplier 1.50 
Aspect Ratio 3:2, 16:9 
ISO latitude  200 - 12800 
Shutter type mechanical 
Fastest - Slowest speed (s) 1/4000 - 30.0  
Frame rate (fps) 2.5  
Live view  Yes 
Stabilization  No 
Firmware  
Dust cleaningYes 
Mount typeSony E  
Weight (gr) 225  
Battery type Li-ion, NP-FW50 
Battery weight (gr)  
Tropicalization  
Camera material Metal top plate, Polycarbonate 
Mount material  
View finder type No 
View finder magnification  
View finder coverage  
Mirror lockup  
View finder diopter  
Monitor type LCD 
Monitor size
Monitor pixel 921600 
Articulated screen Yes 
Touch screen No 
Contrast screen  
Low-pass filter  
Focus mode Yes 
Autofocus modes Single-shot AF, Continuous AF 
Number of autofocus points 25 
Exposure bracketing Yes, 1/3 EV or 2/3 EV increments, 3 frames 
Exposure compensation +/-2EV with 1/3EVsteps 
Drive modes Single, Continuous (2.5fps), Speed-priority Continuous (5.5fps), 10 seconds and 2 seconds Self-timer 
Buffer size 14 or 18 (JPG), 6 (RAW), 6 (RAW+JPG) 
Recording medium SD SDHC SDXC Memory Stick Pro Duo Memory Stick Pro-HG Duo  
Image format JPEG (DCF v.2.0, Exif v.2.3, MPF Baseline) compliant, DPOF compatible, RAW (Sony ARW 2.2 format), RAW & JPEG 
White balance bracketing  
Connectivity USB 2.0 (High Speed), HDMI (mini type C) 
Bluetooth No 
3G No 
Sound recording Yes 
External micro Yes (smart accessory terminal) 
Histogram Yes 
GPS  
Video Yes 
Maximum format image video 1280 x 720 (29.97fps) 
Full HD No 
Live autofocus  
Video file format MP4 
Video codec MPEG-4 Visual 
Video stabilisation  

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Sony NEX3

Manufacturer specifications

Type Hybrid 
Announced 2010-05-01 
Indicative price (USD) 550  
Sensor type CMOS 
Resolution 4608 x 3072  
Sensor photo detectors (Mpix) 14.16  
Sensor size (mm) 15.6 x 23.4 
Color filter array RGB 
Pixel pitch (µm) 5.1  
Bits per pixel 12 
Focal length multiplier 1.50 
Aspect Ratio 3/2  
ISO latitude  200 - 12800 
Shutter type mechanical 
Fastest - Slowest speed (s) 1/4000 - 30  
Frame rate (fps) 5 or 7  
Live view  Yes 
Stabilization  yes 
Firmware  
Dust cleaning 
Mount typeSony E  
Weight (gr)  
Battery type  
Battery weight (gr)  
Tropicalization  
Camera material  
Mount material  
View finder type  
View finder magnification  
View finder coverage  
Mirror lockup  
View finder diopter  
Monitor type  
Monitor size  
Monitor pixel  
Articulated screen  
Touch screen  
Contrast screen  
Low-pass filter  
Focus mode  
Autofocus modes  
Number of autofocus points  
Exposure bracketing  
Exposure compensation  
Drive modes  
Buffer size  
Recording medium  
Image format  
White balance bracketing  
Connectivity  
Bluetooth  
3G  
Sound recording  
External micro  
Histogram  
GPS  
Video  
Maximum format image video  
Full HD  
Live autofocus  
Video file format  
Video codec  
Video stabilisation  

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Sony NEX-C3

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Sony NEX3

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