Sony Alpha A3000 Specifications

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Sony Alpha A3000 (with 18-55mm lens)

Part Number: ILCE-3000K/B

General

  • Sensor Resolution
    20.1 Megapixel
  • Optical Sensor Type
    Exmor APS HD CMOS
  • Optical Sensor Size
    15.6 x 23.5mm
  • Field of View Crop Factor
    1.5
  • Sensor Dust Reduction
    Yes
  • Sensor Features
    Anti-Dust coating
  • Image Processor
    BIONZ
  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    25
  • AE/AF Control
    Face-priority AF, Subject-tracking AF
  • Face Detection Detalis
    Smile Shutter, face-priority AF function
  • Digital Video Format
    AVCHD, H.264
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG, RAW, RAW + JPEG
  • Max Video Resolution
    1920 x 1080
  • AV Interfaces
    HDMI, USB 2.0
  • Manufacturer
    Sony

Exposure & White Balance

  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100-16000, ISO auto (100-3200)
  • Exposure Metering
    center-weighted, multi-segment, spot
  • Exposure Metering Zones
    1200
  • Exposure Modes
    aperture-priority, automatic, bulb, manual, program, shutter-priority
  • Shooting Programs
    anti-motion blur, handheld twilight, landscape, macro, night portrait, night view, portrait mode, sports mode, sunset
  • Special Effects
    Black & White, HDR Painting, High contrast monochrome, Landscape, Miniature, Pop Color, Portrait, Posterization, Retro, Rich-tone monochrome, Soft Focus, Soft High-key, Soft Skin, Sunset, Toy camera, Vivid, partial color
  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    2500K - 9900K, cloudy, daylight, flash, fluorescent, incandescent, shade
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±3 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps
  • Auto Exposure Bracketing
    3 steps
  • Exposure Range
    EV 0-20 ( ISO 100 )

Camera Flash

  • Type
    Pop-up flash
  • Guide Number (m / ISO 100)
    4
  • Red Eye Reduction
    Yes
  • Features
    AF illuminator, flash +/- compensation, flash exposure bracketing
  • Flash Modes
    auto mode, fill-in mode, flash OFF mode, rear curtain sync, red-eye reduction, slow synchro

Display

  • Display Form Factor
    Built-in
  • Display Format
    230,400 pixels

Miscellaneous

  • Colour
    black
  • Colour Category
    black

Lens System

  • Special Functions
    zoom
  • Lens Aperture
    f/3.5-5.6
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic, manual
  • Zoom Adjustment
    manual
  • Group Qty
    9
  • Element Qty
    11
  • Lens Included
    18-55mm OSS lens
  • Features
    aspherical lens, full-time manual focusing

Memory / Storage

  • Supported Memory Cards
    Memory Stick PRO Duo, Memory Stick PRO-HG Duo, Memory Stick PRO-HG Duo HX, SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card, SDXC Memory Card
  • Video Capture
    AVCHD - 1920 x 1080 - 60 fps - 24Mbps
    AVCHD - 1920 x 1080 - 60 fps - 17Mbps
    AVCHD - 1920 x 1080 - 24 fps - 24Mbps
    AVCHD - 1920 x 1080 - 24 fps - 17Mbps
    H.264 - 1440 x 1080 - 30 fps - 12Mbps
    H.264 - 640 x 480 - 30 fps - 3Mbps

Additional Features

  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    2.5 frames per second, 3.5 frames per second
  • Self Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec
  • Flash Terminal
    hot shoe
  • Features
    1080p Full HD movie recording, 24p Cinema Mode, AE lock, AF lock, Anti-motion Blur Mode, Auto Object Framing, BRAVIA Sync function, By Pixel Super Resolution technology, Chromatic Aberration Compensation (CAC), Clear Image Zoom, Dynamic Range Optimizer, Intelligent AUTO (iAUTO), Lens Distortion Correction, RGB primary color filter, Superior Auto mode, Sweep Panorama technology, USB charging, built-in help guide, built-in speaker, camera orientation detection, digital image rotation, face detection, high ISO speed noise reduction, highlight point display, histogram display, long exposure noise reduction, peripheral illumination correction, saturation control, shadow point display, sharpness control, x.v.Color technology

Connections

  • Memory Card Slot
    Memory Stick PRO Duo card, SD card
  • Type
    HDMI output, USB 2.0
  • Qty
    1, 1

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    Electronic - electronic
  • Viewfinder Colour Support
    color
  • Optical Viewfinder Field Coverage
    100%
  • Optical Viewfinder Magnification
    0.70x
  • Optical Viewfinder Dioptric Correction Range
    -4 to +3.5

Microphone

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    stereo

Software

  • Type
    Sony Image Data Converter 4.0, Sony PlayMemories Home

System Requirements for PC Connection

  • Operating System Support
    Apple Mac OS X 10.5 - 10.8, MS Windows 7 SP1, MS Windows Vista SP2, MS Windows XP SP3, Windows 8
  • Peripheral Devices
    CD-ROM drive, USB port

Battery

  • Battery Type
    Sony NP-FW50
  • Details
    1 x Sony NP-FW50 Li-ion rechargeable battery - 1080 mAh ( included )
  • Battery Form Factor
    manufacturer specific
  • Manufacturer Battery Name
    Sony NP-FW50

Header

  • Brand
    Sony
  • Product Line
    Sony a3000 (Alpha 3000)
  • Model
    ILCE-3000K
  • Packaged Quantity
    1

Video Input

  • Type
    digital camera
  • Digital Camera Type
    mirrorless system
  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    2.5 frames per second, 3.5 frames per second
  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100-16000, ISO auto (100-3200)
  • ISO (Max)
    16000
  • Digital Video Format
    AVCHD, H.264
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG, RAW, RAW + JPEG
  • Max Video Resolution
    1920 x 1080
  • AV Interfaces
    HDMI, USB 2.0
  • Image Processor
    BIONZ
  • Special Effects
    Black & White, HDR Painting, High contrast monochrome, Landscape, Miniature, Pop Color, Portrait, Posterization, Retro, Rich-tone monochrome, Soft Focus, Soft High-key, Soft Skin, Sunset, Toy camera, Vivid, partial color
  • HDR Mode
    Auto HDR mode
  • Face Detection
    Yes
  • Face Detection Detalis
    Smile Shutter, face-priority AF function
  • Flash Terminal
    hot shoe
  • Self Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec
  • Image Stabiliser
    optical (Steady Shot)
  • Lens Mounting Type
    Sony E-mount
  • Features
    1080p Full HD movie recording, 24p Cinema Mode, AE lock, AF lock, Anti-motion Blur Mode, Auto Object Framing, BRAVIA Sync function, By Pixel Super Resolution technology, Chromatic Aberration Compensation (CAC), Clear Image Zoom, Dynamic Range Optimizer, Intelligent AUTO (iAUTO), Lens Distortion Correction, RGB primary color filter, Superior Auto mode, Sweep Panorama technology, USB charging, built-in help guide, built-in speaker, camera orientation detection, digital image rotation, face detection, high ISO speed noise reduction, highlight point display, histogram display, long exposure noise reduction, peripheral illumination correction, saturation control, shadow point display, sharpness control, x.v.Color technology

Optical System

  • Image Stabiliser
    Optical (Steady Shot)

Lens System Mounting

  • Mounting Type
    Sony E-mount

Exposure Parameters

  • Exposure Metering
    center-weighted, multi-segment, spot
  • Exposure Metering Zones
    1200
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±3 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps
  • Exposure Modes
    aperture-priority, automatic, bulb, manual, program, shutter-priority
  • Auto Exposure Bracketing
    3 steps
  • Shooting Programs
    anti-motion blur, handheld twilight, landscape, macro, night portrait, night view, portrait mode, sports mode, sunset

Exposure Range

  • Light Metering Range
    EV 0-20
  • Sensitivity
    ISO 100

White Balance

  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    2500K - 9900K, cloudy, daylight, flash, fluorescent, incandescent, shade

Auto Focus

  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    25
  • AE/AF Control
    Face-priority AF, Subject-tracking AF
  • Auto Focus Features
    Focus Peaking function, Manual Focus Check Live View, Predictive Focus Control

Optical Sensor

  • Optical Sensor Type
    Exmor APS HD CMOS
  • Optical Sensor Size
    15.6 x 23.5mm
  • Optical Sensor Size (metric)
    15.6 x 23.5 mm
  • Field of View Crop Factor
    1.5
  • Sensor Dust Reduction
    Yes
  • Sensor Features
    Anti-Dust coating

Camera Display

  • Type
    LCD display
  • Display Form Factor
    built-in
  • Display Format
    230,400 pixels
  • Features
    TRILUMINOS Color technology, contrast control, display brightness control

Service & Support

  • Type
    1 year warranty

Service & Support Details

  • Type
    limited warranty
  • Service Included
    parts and labor
  • Full Contract Period
    1 year

Camera Memory

  • Memory Card Slot
    Memory Stick PRO Duo card, SD card
  • Supported Memory Cards
    Memory Stick PRO Duo, Memory Stick PRO-HG Duo, Memory Stick PRO-HG Duo HX, SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card, SDXC Memory Card

Camera Specifications

  • Sensors
    digital level meter
  • Surround Sound
    Dolby Digital AC-3 (2 channel) recording
  • Print Standard
    DPOF support, Exif Print support, PRINT Image Matching, PictBridge support

Optical Viewfinder

  • Field Coverage
    100%
  • Magnification
    0.70x
  • Dioptric Correction Range
    -4 to +3.5

Still Image Storage Capacity

  • Image Resolution
    2736 x 1536, 2736 x 1824, 3872 x 2176, 3872 x 2576, 5456 x 3064, 5456 x 3632

Video Capture

  • Digital Video Format
    AVCHD, AVCHD, AVCHD, AVCHD, H.264, H.264
  • Image Resolution
    1440 x 1080, 1920 x 1080, 1920 x 1080, 1920 x 1080, 1920 x 1080, 640 x 480
  • Bitrate
    12Mbps, 17Mbps, 17Mbps, 24Mbps, 24Mbps, 3Mbps

Audio Input

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    stereo

Supported Battery Details

  • Quantity
    1
  • Form Factor
    Sony NP-FW50
  • Details
    Li-ion rechargeable battery
  • Included
    included

Battery Life Details

  • Usage Mode
    photo shooting
  • Details
    LCD Monitor on

General

  • Manufacturer
    Sony
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Sony Alpha A3000 (with 18-55mm lens)

Part Number: ILCE-3000K/B

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