Sony A3500

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The A3500 is a modest update of the DSLR-style low-cost entry camera in the NEX lineup. 

  • Sensor: 20.1mp Sony APS CMOS sensor, 23.5 x 15.6 (1.5x crop)
  • Mount: Sony NEX (E-Mount)
  • Images: 5456 x 3632 JPEG or ARW raw; maximum 2.5 fps with focus tracking, 3.5 without (13 shot JPEG Fine, 5 shot RAW buffer) 
  • Video:  1080i/60, 1080P/30/24, 480P/30, with stereo audio, AVCHD H.264 files
  • Shutter: mechanical 30 sec to 1/4000 sec, bulb
  • Exposure: multi, center-weighted, spot metering, -3 to +3EV exposure compensation, 9 white balance settings (plus Auto and Custom), ISO 100-16000 (plus Auto)
  • Focus: contrast detect (25 point), single point, multi-area, face detect, tracking, manual focus override
  • Display: 3" 230k dot LCD, .7x magnification 201k dot 1/5” EVF, 21mm eye point, with -4 to +3.5 diopter range
  • Flash: pop-up internal (4m GN at ISO 100), 1/160 flash sync, slow sync, rear sync, flash compensation
  • Remote: optional RM-VPR1
  • Other Notable Features: sweep panorama mode
  • Cards: SD, SDHC, SDXC, Memory Stick Pro Duo, Pro-HG Duo
  • Battery: NP-FW50 (480 shot CIPA LCD, 470 shot CIPA EVF)
  • Size: 5 x 3.6 x 3.4" (128 x 91 x 85mm) wide, tall, deep
  • Weight: 14.5 ounces (411g)
  • Colors: Black
  • Price: US$400 with 18-55mm kit lens
  • Announced: March 2014, ships April 2014

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