Model DSLRA300K.CEE5

    Sony Alpha DSLR-A300 (Body Only)

    Specs

    General

    • Depth
      3 in
    • Sensor Resolution
      10.2 Megapixel
    • Optical Sensor Type
      Super HAD CCD
    • Total Pixels
      10800000 pixels
    • Effective Sensor Resolution
      10200000 pixels
    • Optical Sensor Size
      APS-C (15.8 x 23.6 mm)
    • Field of View Crop Factor
      1.5
    • Sensor Dust Reduction
      Yes
    • Sensor Features
      Dust Reduction (image sensor vibration)
    • System
      TTL phase detection
    • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
      9
    • Image Recording Format
      JPEG, RAW, RAW + JPEG
    • Interfaces Provided
      USB 2.0, composite video/audio
    • Manufacturer
      Sony

    Carrying Case

    • Type
      none

    Display

    • Display Format
      230,400 pixels
    • Display Form Factor
      folding

    Environmental Parameters

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

    Exposure & White Balance

    • Light Sensitivity
      ISO 100, ISO 1600, ISO 200, ISO 3200, 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, macro, night portrait, portrait mode, sports mode, sunset
    • Special Effects
      Black & White, Landscape, Neutral, Night View, Portrait, Sunset, 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
    • X-sync Speed
      1/160 sec
    • Exposure Range
      EV 2-20 (ISO 100)

    Camera Flash

    • Type
      pop-up flash
    • Guide Number (m / ISO 100)
      12
    • Red Eye Reduction
      Yes
    • Features
      AF illuminator, flash +/- compensation, wireless off-camera control

    Lens System

    • Lens Construction
      9 groups / 11 elements
    • Optical Zoom
      3.9 x
    • Lens Series
      DT
    • Lens Aperture
      f/3.5-5.6
    • Min Focal Length
      18 mm
    • Max Focal Length
      70 mm
    • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
      27 m
    • Min Focus Distance
      15 in
    • Focus Adjustment
      automatic, manual
    • Zoom Adjustment
      manual
    • Max View Angle
      76 degrees
    • Group Qty
      9
    • Element Qty
      11
    • Filter Size
      55 mm
    • Lens Included
      DT 18-70mm lens
    • Features
      ED glass, aspherical lens

    Miscellaneous

    • Included Accessories
      USB cable, battery charger, body cap, dust cap, eyepiece cover, lens cap, lens hood, shoe cap, shoulder strap, video cable

    Viewfinder

    • Viewfinder Type
      eye-level penta-dach mirror
    • Viewfinder Type
      Optical - eye-level penta-dach mirror
    • Viewfinder Frames
      Autofocus frame

    Memory / Storage

    • Supported Memory Cards
      CompactFlash, Microdrive

    Additional Features

    • Continuous Shooting Speed
      2 frames per second, 3 frames per second
    • Self-Timer Delay
      10 sec, 2 sec
    • Flash Terminal
      hot shoe
    • Features
      AF lock, Dynamic Range Optimizer, LCD live view mode, RGB primary color filter, date/time stamp, histogram display

    Connections

    • Memory Card Slot
      CompactFlash Card

    Shutter

    • Max Shutter Speed
      1/4000 sec
    • Min Shutter Speed
      30 sec
    • X-sync Speed
      1/160 sec

    Software

    • Type
      Drivers & Utilities, Sony Image Data Converter SR, Sony Image Data Lightbox SR

    Battery

    • Technology
      lithium ion
    • Battery Type
      Sony NP-FM500H lithium ion - manufacturer-specific
    • Details
      1 x Li-ion rechargeable battery - 1600 mAh (included)

    System Requirements for PC Connection

    • Operating System Support
      Apple Mac OS X 10.1.3 or later, MS Windows 2000 Professional, MS Windows Vista, MS Windows XP
    • Peripheral Devices
      CD-ROM drive, USB port

    Header

    • Brand
      Sony
    • Product Line
      Sony a
    • Model
      DSLR-A300K
    • Packaged Quantity
      1

    CE System

    • Remote Control
      optional

    Video Input

    • Type
      digital camera
    • Digital Camera Type
      SLR
    • SLR Enhanced Functionality
      Live View mode
    • Continuous Shooting Speed
      2 frames per second, 3 frames per second
    • Light Sensitivity
      ISO 100, ISO 1600, ISO 200, ISO 3200, ISO 400, ISO 800, ISO auto
    • ISO (Max)
      3200
    • Image Recording Format
      JPEG, RAW, RAW + JPEG
    • Interfaces Provided
      USB 2.0, composite video/audio
    • Special Effects
      Black & White, Landscape, Neutral, Night View, Portrait, Sunset, Vivid
    • Flash Terminal
      hot shoe
    • Self-Timer Delay
      10 sec, 2 sec
    • Image Stabilizer
      optical (Super Steady Shot, CCD-shift mechanism)
    • Built-in Optical Image Stabilizer
      Yes
    • Features
      AF lock, Dynamic Range Optimizer, LCD live view mode, RGB primary color filter, date/time stamp, histogram display

    Exposure Parameters

    • Exposure Metering
      center-weighted, multi-segment, spot
    • Exposure Metering Zones
      40
    • Exposure Compensation
      ±2 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps
    • Exposure Modes
      aperture-priority, automatic, bulb, manual, program, shutter-priority
    • Auto Exposure Bracketing
      3 steps
    • Shooting Programs
      landscape, macro, night portrait, portrait mode, sports mode, sunset

    Exposure Range

    • Light Metering Range
      EV 2-20
    • Sensitivity
      ISO 100

    Optical System

    • Image Stabilizer
      optical (Super Steady Shot, CCD-shift mechanism)

    White Balance

    • White Balance
      automatic, custom, presets
    • White Balance Presets
      cloudy, daylight, flash, fluorescent, shade, tungsten light

    Auto Focus

    • System
      TTL phase detection
    • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
      9

    Optical Sensor

    • Sensor Resolution
      10.2 megapixels
    • Optical Sensor Type
      Super HAD CCD
    • Optical Sensor Size
      APS-C (15.8 x 23.6 mm)
    • Optical Sensor Size (metric)
      15.8 x 23.6 mm
    • Field of View Crop Factor
      1.5
    • Total Pixels
      10800000 pixels
    • Effective Sensor Resolution
      10200000 pixels
    • Sensor Dust Reduction
      Yes
    • Sensor Features
      Dust Reduction (image sensor vibration)

    Camera Display

    • Type
      LCD display
    • Display Form Factor
      folding
    • Diagonal Size
      2.7 in
    • Diagonal Size (metric)
      6.9 cm
    • Display Format
      230,400 pixels
    • Features
      display brightness control

    Camera Memory

    • Memory Card Slot
      CompactFlash Card
    • Supported Memory Cards
      CompactFlash, Microdrive

    Camera Specifications

    • Print Standard
      DPOF support, PRINT Image Matching, PictBridge support

    Optical Viewfinder

    • Type
      eye-level penta-dach mirror
    • Field Coverage
      95%
    • Magnification
      0.74x
    • Dioptric Correction Range
      -3 to +1
    • Viewfinder Frames
      autofocus frame

    Dimensions & Weight

    • Width
      5.2 in
    • Depth
      3 in
    • Height
      3.9 in
    • Weight
      1.28 lbs

    General

    • Manufacturer
      Sony