Sony A3000 : Tests and Reviews

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Type Hybrid
Announced 27/08/2013  
Indicative price (USD) 400  
Sensor type CMOS  
Resolution 5496 x 3656  
Sensor photo detectors (Mpix) 20.09  
Sensor size (mm) 15.6 x 23.5 
Color filter array RGB 
Pixel pitch (µm)  
Bits per pixel 12.0
Focal length multiplier 1.5 
Aspect Ratio 3:2 
ISO latitude  100 - 16000 
Shutter type Mechanical 
Fastest - Slowest speed (s) 1/4000 - 30.0  
Frame rate (fps) 3.5  
Live view  Yes 
Stabilization  No 
Firmware  
Dust cleaning  
Mount type Sony E  
Weight (gr)  
Battery type LITHIUM NP-FW50 (7.2V) (1080mAh) 
Battery weight (gr)  
Tropicalization No 
Camera material Metal 
Mount material Metal 
View finder type Electronic 
View finder magnification 0.7 
View finder coverage 100 
Mirror lockup  
View finder diopter -4 to +3.5 
Monitor type LCD 
Monitor size
Monitor pixel 230400 
Articulated screen No 
Touch screen No 
Contrast screen  
Low-pass filter  
Focus mode Yes 
Autofocus modes Single-shot AF(AF-S), Continuous AF(AF-C), Auto Focus, Direct Manual Focus (DMF), Manual Focus 
Number of autofocus points 25 
Exposure bracketing Yes 
Exposure compensation +/- 3 
Drive modes Single-shot, Continuous, Speed Priority Continuous, Self-timer (10/2 sec. delay), Self-timer (Cont.) (with 10 sec. delay; 3/5 exposures), Bracketing 
Buffer size JPEG Standard (30 shots) JPEG Fine (13 shots) RAW+JPEG (5 shots) 
Recording medium Memory Stick PRO Duo, Pro-HG Duo, media, SD, SDHC and SDXC memory card 
Image format JPEG, RAW 
White balance bracketing No 
Connectivity USB/HDMI/RM-VPR1 
Bluetooth No 
3G No 
Sound recording Yes 
External micro  
Histogram Yes 
GPS No 
Video Yes 
Maximum format image video 1920 x 1080 / 60 fps 
Full HD Yes 
Live autofocus  
Video file format AVCHD 
Video codec H264 
Video stabilisation  

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