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Sony Alpha SLT-A33


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Manufacturer Sony Electronics
Model name Alpha SLT-A33
Date announced 2010-08-24
MSRP $599
Street price $1020  See all prices
Official site Alpha SLT-33 Homepage
 
Camera type Digital SLR
Sensor size (type) 23.5 x 15.6 mm (CMOS)
Max still resolution 4592 x 3056 (14 Megapixel)
 
Zoom capability N/A
Focal length
(35mm equivalent)
N/A
Max aperture N/A
Lens mount
(D-SLR/ILC only)
Sony Alpha
Crop factor
(D-SLR/ILC only)
1.5x
Autofocus Yes
AF-assist lamp Yes
Image stabilization
(Optical only)
Yes
Macro (min distance) N/A
 
Built-in flash Yes
External flash support Yes
Supports conversion lenses N/A
Supports underwater case No
 
LCD size 3.0"
LCD resolution 921,600 pixels
LCD position Rotating
Viewfinder Electronic
Viewfinder mag.
(D-SLR only)
1.1x
Viewfinder coverage 100%
 
Manual controls Exposure compensation, shutter speed, aperture, white balance, focus
ISO range 100 - 12800
RAW/TIFF support RAW
 
Movie mode (format) Yes (AVCHD)
Max movie resolution 1920 x 1080
Sound in movies Yes (Stereo)
Zoom usable in movies Yes
 
Storage method SD/SDHC/SDXC + Memory Stick Duo (no card included)
Shop for memory cards
Storage capacity
(out of the box)
N/A
 
Battery used NP-FW50 (1)
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Battery life
(CIPA standard)
380 shots
 
Video output Yes
HDMI output Yes
USB output Yes (2.0)
 
Dimensions
(W x H x D)
4.9 x 3.6 x 3.3 in (124.5 x 91.4 x 83.8 mm)
Weight (empty) 15.3 oz (433 g)
 
Included software Picture Motion Browser, Image Data Converter SR, Image Data Lightbox
 
Misc. notes Uses new Translucent Mirror Technology, which allows for fast phase detect AF while camera is shooting. Can shoot continuously at 7 fps. Records movies in Full HD (1080i60) with stereo sound. Sweep Panorama feature can take huge images in 2D or 3D. Add an 18 - 55 mm lens for $100 more.
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