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Sony Alpha NEX-F3


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Manufacturer Sony Electronics
Model name Alpha NEX-F3
Date announced 2012-05-17
MSRP $599
Street price $422  See all prices
Official site NEX-F3 Homepage
 
Camera type Mirrorless interchangeable lens camera
Sensor size (type) 23.4 × 15.6 mm (CMOS)
Max still resolution 4912 x 3264 (16 Megapixel)
 
Zoom capability N/A
Focal length
(35mm equivalent)
N/A
Max aperture N/A
Lens mount
(D-SLR/ILC only)
Sony E-mount
Crop factor
(D-SLR/ILC only)
1.5x
Autofocus Yes
AF-assist lamp Yes
Image stabilization
(Optical only)
No
Macro (min distance) N/A
 
Built-in flash Yes
External flash support Yes
Supports conversion lenses Yes
Supports underwater case No
 
LCD size 3.0"
LCD resolution 921,600 pixels
LCD position Tilting
Viewfinder Optional
Viewfinder mag.
(D-SLR only)
N/A
Viewfinder coverage N/A
 
Manual controls Exposure compensation, shutter speed, aperture, white balance, focus
ISO range 200 - 16000
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 Memory Stick Pro Duo + SD/SDHC/SDXC (no card included)
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Storage capacity
(out of the box)
N/A
 
Battery used NP-FW50 (1)
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Battery life
(CIPA standard)
470 shots
 
Video output Yes
HDMI output Yes
USB output Yes (2.0)
 
Dimensions
(W x H x D)
4.6 x 2.6 x 1.7 in (116.8 x 66.0 x 43.2 mm)
Weight (empty) 9 oz (255 g)
 
Included software PlayMemories Home, Image Data Converter, Image Data Lightbox
 
Misc. notes Sony's latest entry-level mirrorless ILC replaces the NEX-C3. LCD can flip upward 180 degrees, for use with self-portraits. Continuous shooting at 5.5 frames/second. Videos are recorded at 1080/60i or 24p. Includes an F3.5-5.6, 18 - 55 mm lens.
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