cameras
Premier partnerSamsung

Sony Alpha 3000 review

Mix the build of a DSLT and the NEX E-Mount and you get the Alpha 3000

By
Product Type
Mirrorless Camera
Battery Size Supported
Proprietary Battery Size
Maximum Video Resolution
1920 x 1080
Touchscreen
No
Effective Camera Resolution
20.1 Megapixel
GPS
No
USB
Yes
PictBridge
Yes
Product Family
alpha
Image Stabilization
Optical
Colour
Black
Optical Zoom
3.1x
Digital Zoom
4x
Brand Name
Sony
Features
Continuous Shooting Mode, Live View, External Flash Shoe, Face Recognition, Face Detection, Smile Detection, Noise Reduction
Screen Size
7.6 cm (3")
Video Formats
AVCHD, MP4, MPEG-4 AVC, H.264
Viewfinder Type
Electronic
Weight (Approximate)
353 g
Minimum Focus Distance
250 mm
Maximum Image Resolution
5456 x 3632
Maximum Frame Rate
60 fps
Number of Batteries Supported
1
Battery Built-in
No
Battery Rechargeable
Yes
Battery Included
Yes
Display Screen Type
LCD
Image Sensor Type
Exmor APS HD CMOS sensor
Total Camera Resolution
20.4 Megapixel
HDMI
Yes
Camera Assembly
Body with Lens Kit
Battery Model Supported
NP-FW50
Memory Card Supported
Memory Stick PRO Duo, Memory Stick PRO-HG Duo, Secure Digital (SD) Card, Secure Digital High Capacity (SDHC) Card, Secure Digital Extended Capacity (SDXC), Memory Stick PRO-HG HX Duo
Height
90.9 mm
Width
128 mm
Depth
84.5 mm
Autofocus Points
25
Focal Length
18 mm to 55 mm (Lens 1)
Image Formats
JPEG, RAW
Audio Formats
AAC-LC, AC3
Flash Modes
Auto Flash, Flash OFF, Flash ON, Slow Sync, Rear Flash Sync, Red-eye Reduction, Flash Exposure Compensation
Focus Modes
Auto, Manual
Manufacturer
Sony Corporation
Product Model
α3000
Product Name
α3000 Camera with 18-55mm Lens
Product Line
alpha
Aspect Ratio
16:9
Manufacturer Part Number
ILCE3000KB
Manufacturer Website Address
http://www.sony.co.uk
Marketing Information

Magazine-style photos made easy.

Take professional-looking 20-megapixel photos effortlessly with the α3000 compact interchangeable lens camera. Unlock your artsy side the easy way and shoot stunning, frame-worthy images and HD video with small-camera simplicity. Best of all, can't-miss moments and fast-action shots are captured with DSLR quality and speed-all in a lightweight camera you'll want to take everywhere.

Battery Life
470 Shot
Display Resolution
230400 Pixel

Offers and vouchers

Click on any offer below to redeem

Today's best Sony Alpha 3000 deals
Retailer Price Ship Offers More
Go
Select region United Kingdom United States Australia