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MPN: ILCE3000KB.CE EAN: 4905524945416

The great value Sony A3000 is an entry level digital SLR camera – perfect for exploring creative photography.

Interchangeable lenses, stunning HD video, lots of manual adjustment options, a great editing suite and much more – all this in a light, compact camera that's easy to use and carry around.

Shoot top quality images even in low light thanks to the 20.1 megapixel Exmor APS HD CMOS sensor that assures detail-packed photos with stunning contrast and vivid colours.

Capture smooth, detailed video in full HD at 50p/25p (AVCHD)  with 25-point autofocus to track the action, even when zooming.

A wide ISO range of 100-16000 with Steadyshot inside gives you great results under any conditions . The 3 inch LCD screen and Tru-finder electronic viewfinder also make it easy to frame your photos perfectly from any angle.

This versatile Sony camera weighs only 353g and is compatible with E-mount lenses.

Useful info:

  • 20.1 Megapixel Exmor APS HD CMOS sensor
  • ISO range: 100-16,000 for stills, 100-3,200 for video
  • Steady Shot image stabilization
  • Clear image zoom
  • 25 points contrast-detect autofocus
  • Tru-finder view finder
  • Full HD movie in 50i/25i (AVCHD)
  • Electronic viewfinder
  • Built-in stereo microphones
  • Intelligent Auto
  • Sweep Panorama
  • Weight: 353g
  • Compatible with Sony E-mount lenses
  • Sony A3000 digital SLR camera

Colour: Black. SONY helpline: 0870 511 1999.

Product Features

  • Magazine-style photos made easy
    Take professional-looking 20.1-megapixel photos effortlessly with the a3000 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.
  • Go from snapshot to photograph
    The a3000 uses the same sensor format that Sony builds into its full-sized Alpha DSLR cameras. With 13 times the area of the typical point-and-shoot image sensor, Sony's APS-C sensor size delivers an exceptional combination of high resolution, high sensitivity and gorgeous, blurred backgrounds.
  • Multiple lenses for ultimate freedom
    The a3000 is compatible with Sony's wide section of smaller and lighter E-mount lenses. With an array of lenses ranging from high zoom to macro, your photography is open to a world of endless creative options.
  • A compact camera with an SLR feel
    Using larger, more professional digital cameras can sometimes be awkward to manage and can weigh you down. But, the a3000 offers a lightweight body and a newly developed grip that enables you to hold the camera more securely for worry-free shooting. It provides ease and comfort when you're taking photos on-the-go.
  • Shoot Full HD movies
    Not only does the a3000 take high resolution, magazine worthy photos, but it can also capture stunning HD movies in your choice of standard 60i or cinematic 24p, all at Full HD 1920 x 1080 resolution1. The AVCHD codec delivers stunning Blu-ray HD picture quality. Also included is the MP4 codec which offers smaller file size for easier upload to the web for sharing.
  • Gorgeous low-light shooting
    Capture stunning low light photos using the new Exmor sensor that features the same adaptive noise reduction technology found in Sony's high end, full frame SLT-A99V DSLR. The a3000 offers a wide range of sensitivity from ISO 100 to ISO 16000.
  • Quick auto focus in live view
    If you enjoy taking photos via the large 3.0" LCD screen over the viewfinder, then you'll be thrilled with the performance of the a3000 optimized auto focus feature. Its intuitive operation means you'll never miss the action or get frustrated waiting for your camera to focus as you shoot stunning images or HD video. This is an ideal feature for photographers who prefer to keep contact with their subjects.
  • 20.1-megapixel APS-C size HD image sensor
    The same sensor format that Sony builds into the full-sized α DSLRs. With 13 times the area of the typical point-and-shoot image sensor, APS-C sensor size makes the difference between "snapshots" and "photographs, " delivering an exceptional combination of high resolution, high sensitivity and gorgeous, blurred backgrounds.
  • Up to ISO 16000 sensitivity with advanced noise reduction
    With an Exmor sensor that features the same adaptive noise reduction technology from Sony's flagship SLT-A99V, the ILCE-3000 easily offers a wide range of sensitivity from ISO 100 to ISO 16000.
  • QVGA Tru-Finder eye-level viewfinder
    This eye-level, through-the-lens, viewfinder with 100% coverage begins with over 200k dots for impressive resolution. You can also see the results of camera adjustments in real time with superb color and detail.
  • Auto object framing
    Give your photos a professional look with auto object framing. Featuring advancements like exceptional two-person portrait capability along with face detection and tracking focus, auto object framing not only turns ordinary photos into stunning compositions but does so automatically recognizing the scene then cropping accordingly.
  • Sweep Panorama technology
    Capture expansive landscapes automatically. Press the shutter, sweep vertically or horizontally. The camera does the rest, continuously shooting images and stitching them together.
  • Photo creativity interface
    The photo creativity interface enables you to easily enjoy the creative expression of SLR-quality digital imaging without the complicated settings. Changes can be easily made using the control dial with results seen in real time on the LCD. Settings include; background defocus, brightness, color, vividness and most picture effects.
  • TRILUMINOS color
    The a3000 supports Sony's "TRILUMINOS Color", allowing you to view photos and movies in rich, natural colors on any TV equipped with a "TRILUMINOS Display". The expanded color gamut lets you immerse yourself once again in those unforgettably colorful moments, from the complex shades in a shimmering blue sky to the natural tones of a rosy complexion.
  • Full HD movies at 60i and 24p
    Capture HD Movies in your choice of standard 60i or cinematic 24p, all at Full HD 1920 x 1080 resolution. AVCHD codec delivers stunning picture quality. MP4 codec offers smaller files for easier upload to the web.
  • Accepts Sony E-mount lenses
    Compatible with Sony's wide selection of E-mount series of smaller, lighter lenses designed specifically for α NEX compact interchangeable lens cameras. Opens up a world of endless creative options.
  • Face detection/registration technology
    The camera can automatically detect and register up to eight individual faces and adjust focus, exposure, white balance and flash to help deliver crisp, properly lit images of family and friends. Can prioritize children or adults.
  • Six creative style settings
    Control how the camera processes your images with six finishing styles: standard, vivid, portrait, landscape, sunset and B&W. You can even fine-tune contrast, saturation, and sharpness to your personal taste.
  • Convenient USB charging
    Easily recharge the camera via USB charging. Simply connect the bundled USB cable and recharge the battery without removing it from the camera, either via AC outlet or PC connection.
  • Up to 3.5 fps shooting
    Capture the decisive moment in sports and get the ideal baby photo. Up to 3.5 fps continuous shooting at full 20.1-megapixel resolution. Standard continuous shooting speeds vary based upon shooting conditions and memory card speeds.
  • Multi interface shoe connector
    Users can expand photographic and movie shooting possibilities by attaching optional accessories via the multi interface shoe, including a powerful external flash, stereo microphone and more. You can also connect with a compatible remote control via the multi terminal.
  • Auto HDR mode
    Captures more scene dynamic range than a single exposure can handle - and more range than photo film. Combines the best highlight detail from one shot, the best mid-tones from a second and the best shadow detail from a third for one incredible shot (up to 6 EV stops).
  • Dynamic Range Optimizer (DRO)
    Improves results with backlit subjects and recovers details hidden in shadows. Settings include auto, level with a choice of five operating levels and off.
  • Clear image zoom
    Utilizing Sony's exclusive by pixel super resolution technology, clear image zoom increases the effective focal length of your lens up to 2x by digitally magnifying the center of your image with nearly imperceptible degradation. It virtually doubles the effective focal length of whatever lens you're using providing greater shooting flexibility.
  • Stamina battery power for up to 470 shots
    Take up to 470 shots on a single charge with Sony lithium ion Stamina battery power. Sony's InfoLITHIUM battery system enables you to see the percent of power remaining, so you can keep shooting in confidence.

Technical Specification

Product DescriptionSony a3000 (Alpha 3000) ILCE-3000K - digital camera 18-55mm OSS lens
Product TypeDigital camera - mirrorless system
Lens Included18-55mm OSS lens
Memory Card SlotMemory Stick PRO Duo card, SD card
Image ProcessorBIONZ
Sensor Resolution20.1 Megapixel
Max Video Resolution1920 x 1080
Lens System3 x zoom lens - 18 - 55 mm - f/3.5-5.6
Focus AdjustmentAutomatic, manual
Min Focus Distance25 cm
Digital Zoom4 x
Image StabiliserOptical (Steady Shot)
Camera FlashPop-up flash
ViewfinderElectronic - 0.5" - colour
DisplayLCD display - 3"
Supported Battery1 x Sony NP-FW50 Li-ion rechargeable battery - 1080 mAh ( included )
AV InterfacesHDMI
Dimensions (WxDxH)10.16 cm x 3.83 cm x 5.81 cm
Weight222 g
Manufacturer Warranty1 year warranty

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