Manufacturer’s Description

The world's lightest, most compact, interchangeable-lens camera, with the large sensor and high image quality of an SLR camera, and an intuitive new "Photo Creativity" user interface.

The Specs

Battery Information
Battery Size Supported Proprietary Battery Size
Battery Built-in No
Battery Included Yes
Battery Rechargeable Yes
Battery Life 400 Shot
Number of Batteries Supported 1
Interfaces/Ports
USB Yes
HDMI Yes
Display & Graphics
Screen Size 3.00 "
Effective Camera Resolution 16.2 Megapixels
Image Sensor Size 0.93" x 0.61"
Image Sensor Type CMOS
Exposure
Shortest Shutter Speed 1/4000 Second
Longest Shutter Speed 30 Second
Flash
Flash Modes Auto Flash, Flash ON, Flash OFF, Red-eye Reduction, Slow Sync, Flash Exposure Compensation, Rear Curtain Sync
General Information
Manufacturer Sony Corporation
Manufacturer Part Number NEXC3KB
UPC Code NEXC3KB
Brand Name Sony
Product Name alpha NEX-C3 Mirrorless Camera
Marketing Information

The world's lightest, most compact, interchangeable-lens camera, with the large sensor and high image quality of an SLR camera, and an intuitive new "Photo Creativity" user interface.

Product Model NEX-C3
Product Type Mirrorless Camera
Image
Maximum Image Resolution 4912 x 2760
Lens
Optical Zoom 3.0 x
Aperture Range f/3.5 to 5.6
Autofocus Points 25
Focus Modes Auto, Manual
Minimum Focus Distance 9.84
Memory
Memory Card Supported Memory Stick PRO Duo, Memory Stick PRO-HG Duo, Memory Stick PRO-HG Duo HX, Secure Digital (SD) Card, Secure Digital High Capacity (SDHC) Card, Secure Digital Extended Capacity (SDXC)
Miscellaneous
Package Contents
  • alpha NEX-C3 Mirrorless Camera
  • SEL1855 E-Mount 18-55mm F3.5-5.6 Lens
  • NP-FW50 Lithium Ion Rechargeable Battery
  • BC-VW1 Battery Charger
  • Power Cord
  • USB Cable (Mini B)
  • Lens Cap
  • CD-ROM
  • Shoulder Strap
Features Self-timer, Continuous Shooting Mode, Orientation Sensor, Face Detection, Smile Detection, Live View
Network & Communication
GPS No
Physical Characteristics
Camera Assembly Body with Lens Kit
Height 2.4"
Width 4.3"
Depth 1.3"
Weight (Approximate) 7.9 oz
Video
Video Formats MPEG-4
Maximum Video Resolution 1280 x 720
Maximum Frame Rate 30 fps
Viewfinder
Viewfinder Type SLR
Warranty
Limited Warranty 2 Year