Sony Alpha DSLR-A100 Specifications

General

  • Packaged Quantity
    1
  • Sensor Resolution
    10.2 Megapixel
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CCD
  • Total Pixels
    10,800,000 pixels pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    10,200,000 pixels pixels
  • Optical Sensor Size
    15.8 x 23.6mm
  • Field of View Crop Factor
    1.5
  • Sensor Dust Reduction
    Yes
  • Sensor Features
    Anti-Dust technology
  • Image Stabilizer
    optical (Super Steady Shot, CCD-shift mechanism)
  • Auto Focus
    TTL phase detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    9
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG, RAW, RAW + JPEG
  • AV Interfaces
    composite video/audio
  • Manufacturer
    Sony

Exposure & White Balance

  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100, ISO 1600, ISO 200, ISO 400, ISO 800, ISO auto
  • Exposure Metering
    center-weighted, multi-segment, spot
  • Exposure Metering Zones
    40
  • Exposure Modes
    aperture-priority, automatic, bulb, manual, program, shutter-priority
  • Shooting Programs
    landscape, night portrait, portrait mode, sunset
  • Special Effects
    Black & White, Neutral, Vivid
  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    cloudy, daylight, flash, fluorescent, shade, tungsten light
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/4000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    30 sec
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±2 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps
  • Auto Exposure Bracketing
    3 steps in 1/3 EV step
  • X-sync Speed
    1/160 sec
  • Exposure Range
    EV 1-20 ( ISO 100 )

Lens System

  • Lens System Mounting
    Minolta A-type
  • Lens Mounting Type
    Minolta A-type

Camera Flash

  • Camera Flash
    pop-up flash
  • Guide Number (m / ISO 100)
    12
  • Flash Modes
    auto mode, fill-in mode, flash OFF mode, rear curtain sync, red-eye reduction
  • Features
    AF illuminator, flash +/- compensation, wireless off-camera control

Additional Features

  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    3 frames per second
  • Self Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec
  • Flash Terminal
    hot shoe
  • Additional Features
    AE lock, depth-of-field preview button, digital noise reduction, direct print, histogram display, sharpness control, AF lock, DPOF support, Dynamic Range Optimizer, PRINT Image Matching, PictBridge support, RGB primary color filter, USB 2.0 compatibility, contrast control

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    Optical - eye-level roof prism
  • Field Coverage
    95%
  • Magnification
    0.83x
  • Dioptric Correction Range
    -2.5 to +1
  • Viewfinder Frames
    autofocus frame
  • Viewfinder Information
    AE lock, AF-in-focus, anti-shake scale, aperture, exposure compensation, flash charge completion, shake warning, shutter speed

Display

  • Resolution
    230,000 pixels
  • Display Features
    built-in

Connections

  • Memory Card Slot
    CompactFlash Card

Software

  • Software
    Drivers & Utilities, Sony Image Data Converter SR, Sony Picture Motion Browser

System Requirements for PC Connection

  • Operating System Support
    Apple Mac OS X 10.3 or later, MS Windows 2000, MS Windows ME, MS Windows XP

Miscellaneous

  • Included Accessories
    USB cable, battery charger, body cap, shoe cap, shoulder strap, video cable

Battery

  • Battery Type
    Sony NP-FM55
  • Details
    1 x Li-ion rechargeable battery - 1600 mAh ( included )

Memory / Storage

  • Memory Card Slot
    CompactFlash Card
  • Supported Memory Cards
    CompactFlash, Microdrive
  • Image Storage
    3872 x 2592
    2896 x 1936
    1920 x 1280

Manufacturer Warranty

  • Service & Support
    1 year warranty

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    5.2 in
  • Depth
    2.8 in
  • Height
    3.7 in
  • Weight
    19.2 oz

Environmental Parameters

  • Min Operating Temperature
    32 °F
  • Max Operating Temperature
    104 °F

Main Features

  • Image stabilizer feature
    Optical stabilization helps prevent blurry pictures, especially for handheld cameras at slow shutter speeds or when using high optical zoom.

General

  • Manufacturer
    Sony

Where to Buy

MSRP: $999.95

See manufacturer website for availability.