Sony Alpha DSLR-A230 Specifications

Sony Alpha DSLR-A230 (with18-55mm lens)

Part Number: DSLR-A230L Released: June 1, 2009

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
  • Sensor Dust Reduction
    Yes
  • Sensor Features
    Anti-Dust coating
  • Optical Zoom
    3 x
  • Image Processor
    BIONZ
  • Image Stabilizer
    optical (SteadyShot INSIDE)
  • Auto Focus
    TTL phase detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    9
  • Image Recording Format
    RAW
  • AV Interfaces
    HDMI
  • Manufacturer
    Sony

Exposure & White Balance

  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100-3200
  • Exposure Metering
    center-weighted
  • Exposure Metering Zones
    40
  • Exposure Modes
    manual
  • Shooting Programs
    macro
  • Special Effects
    Night View
  • White Balance
    custom
  • White Balance Presets
    cloudy
  • 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 or 2/3 EV steps
  • X-sync Speed
    1/160 sec
  • Exposure Range
    EV 1-20 ( ISO 100 )

Lens System

  • Type
    3 x zoom lens - 18 - 55 mm - f/3.5-5.6 DT SAM
  • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    27 - 82.5mm m
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic
  • Min Focus Range
    9.8 in
  • Zoom Adjustment
    manual
  • Filter Size
    55 mm
  • Lens System Mounting
    Minolta A-type
  • Features
    ED glass

Camera Flash

  • Camera Flash
    pop-up flash
  • Guide Number (m / ISO 100)
    10
  • Flash Modes
    fill-in mode
  • Features
    AF illuminator

Additional Features

  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    2.5 frames per second
  • Self Timer Delay
    2 sec
  • Flash Terminal
    hot shoe
  • Additional Features
    direct print

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    Optical - eye-level penta-dach mirror
  • Viewfinder Color Support
    Color
  • Field Coverage
    95%
  • Magnification
    0.83x
  • Dioptric Correction Range
    -2.5 to +1

Display

  • Resolution
    230,400 pixels
  • Display Features
    folding

Connections

  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card

Software

  • Software
    Sony Image Data Lightbox SR

System Requirements for PC Connection

  • Operating System Support
    Apple Mac OS X 10.1.3 or later
  • Peripheral Devices
    CD-ROM drive

Miscellaneous

  • Included Accessories
    body cap

Battery

  • Battery Type
    Sony NP-FH50
  • Details
    1 x Sony NP-FH50 Li-ion rechargeable battery ( included )

Memory / Storage

  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card
  • Supported Memory Cards
    SDHC Memory Card

Manufacturer Warranty

  • Service & Support
    1 year warranty

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    5 in
  • Depth
    2.7 in
  • Height
    3.8 in
  • Weight
    15.9 oz

Environmental Parameters

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

General

  • Manufacturer
    Sony

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Sony Alpha DSLR-A230 (with18-55mm lens)

Part Number: DSLR-A230L Released: Jun 1, 2009
MSRP: $449.99 Low Price: $599.99 See all prices