Sony Alpha NEX-C3 Specifications

Sony Alpha NEX-C3 (with 18-55mm lens, Black)

Part Number: NEX-C3K/B Released: August 1, 2011

General

  • Packaged Quantity
    1
  • Enclosure Color
    black
  • Sensor Resolution
    16.2 Megapixel
  • Optical Sensor Type
    Exmor APS HD CMOS
  • Total Pixels
    16,500,000 pixels pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    16,200,000 pixels pixels
  • Optical Sensor Size
    15.6 x 23.5mm
  • Field of View Crop Factor
    1.5
  • Sensor Dust Reduction
    Yes
  • Sensor Features
    Anti-Dust coating
  • Optical Zoom
    3 x
  • Image Processor
    BIONZ
  • Image Stabilizer
    optical (Steady Shot)
  • Auto Focus
    TTL contrast detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    25
  • Digital Video Format
    H.264
  • Image Recording Format
    RAW + JPEG
  • Max Video Resolution
    1280 x 720
  • AV Interfaces
    HDMI
  • Manufacturer
    Sony

Exposure & White Balance

  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO auto
  • Exposure Metering
    center-weighted
  • Exposure Metering Zones
    49
  • Exposure Modes
    bulb
  • Shooting Programs
    sports mode
  • Special Effects
    Pop Color
  • White Balance
    custom
  • White Balance Presets
    daylight
  • 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 0-20 ( ISO 100 )

Lens System

  • Type
    3 x zoom lens - 18 - 55 mm - f/3.5-5.6
  • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    27 - 82.5mm m
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic
  • Min Focus Range
    9.8 in
  • Max View Angle
    76 degrees
  • Zoom Adjustment
    manual
  • Filter Size
    49 mm
  • Lens System Mounting
    Sony E-mount
  • Features
    aspherical lens

Camera Flash

  • Camera Flash
    detachable flash
  • Guide Number (m / ISO 100)
    7
  • Flash Modes
    slow synchro
  • Features
    AF illuminator
  • External Flash Name
    Sony HVL-F7S

Additional Features

  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    2.5 frames per second
  • Self Timer Delay
    10 sec
  • Flash Terminal
    hot shoe
  • Additional Features
    NR Slow Shutter

Display

  • Resolution
    921,600 pixels
  • Display Features
    folding

Microphone

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    stereo

Connections

  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card

Software

  • Software
    Sony Picture Motion Browser

System Requirements for PC Connection

  • Operating System Support
    MS Windows Vista SP2
  • Peripheral Devices
    CD-ROM drive

Miscellaneous

  • Included Accessories
    flash carrying case

Battery

  • Battery Type
    Sony NP-FW50
  • Details
    1 x Li-ion rechargeable battery - 1080 mAh ( included )

Memory / Storage

  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card
  • Supported Memory Cards
    Memory Stick PRO-HG Duo HX
  • Image Storage
    4912 x 3264
    3568 x 2368
    2448 x 1624
    4912 x 2760
    3568 x 2368
    2448 x 1624
  • Video Capture
    H.264 - 1280 x 720 - 30 fps - 9Mbps
    H.264 - 1280 x 720 - 30 fps - 6Mbps
    H.264 - 640 x 480 - 30 fps - 3Mbps

Manufacturer Warranty

  • Service & Support
    1 year warranty

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    4.3 in
  • Depth
    1.3 in
  • Height
    2.4 in
  • Weight
    7.9 oz

Environmental Parameters

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

General

  • Manufacturer
    Sony

Where to Buy

Sony Alpha NEX-C3 (with 18-55mm lens, Black)

Part Number: NEX-C3K/B Released: Aug. 1, 2011

MSRP: $599.99

See manufacturer website for availability.