Wanna enjoy DSLR photo quality without carrying a bulky D-SLR camera along your journey? The well-known consumer electronics giant, Sony has released new compact, lightweight Sony (α) Alpha NEX-5 and Alpha NEX-3 interchangeable lens digital cameras. Both of them is featured with the Auto HDR, Anti Motion Blur and newly-designed 14.2 megapixel Exmor APS HD CMOS sensor, aiming to produce extreme clear images that fulfill your daily needs.
According to the company, the Sony NEX-5 and NEX-3 incorporate the same intuitive, elegant and easy-to-use interface with shooting tips and a friendly help guide, managed via a turn-and-click control wheel and two soft keys.
Key Features Of Sony Alpha NEX-5 And Sony NEX-3
|Sony NEX-5||Sony NEX-3|
|Screen Size||Tiltable 3″ Xtra Fine LCD with TruBlack technology||Tiltable 3″ Xtra Fine LCD with TruBlack technology|
|Image Sensor||14.2 MP Exmor APS HD CMOS||14.2 MP Exmor APS HD CMOS|
|High-Speed Burst||Up to 7fps at full resolution||Up to 7fps at full resolution|
|HD Movie Mode||Records full HD (1920 x1080 pixels) video with stereo sound, fast and silent autofocus||Records 720p HD (1280 x 720 ) video with stereo sound|
|3D Sweep Panorama||23 MP panoramas with a 226 degree angle of view||23 MP panoramas with a 226 degree angle of view|
|Colour Options||Black and silver||Black, silver and red|
Featuring in-lens Optical SteadyShot image stabilisation for clearer handheld images, the E 18-55mm F/3.5-5.6 zoom (SEL1855) is a perfect travel partner. The NEX-5 and NEX-3 are available in kit form with either lens, or as a double-lens kit that provides even greater shooting versatility. The NEX-5 can also be specified as a kit with the optional E 18-200 F/3.5-6.3 zoom (SEL18200) that offers a powerful 11x magnification range plus Optical SteadyShot image stabilisation with Active Mode at wide angle for steadier movie shooting.
The new Sony NEX-5 and NEX-3 interchangeable lens system cameras that come bundled with a super-compact clip-on flash are expected to be available beginning summer 2010. In addition, you can now pre-order the new Sony Alpha NEX-5 or Alpha NEX-3 interchangeable lens camera online at Sony Style.
Price lists of Sony (Alpha) α NEX-5 and α NEX-3 kit:
- Sony NEX-5 with 16mm lens – $649.99
- Sony NEX-5 with 18-55mm lens – $699.99
- Sony NEX-3 with 16mm lens – $549.99
- Sony NEX-5 with 18-55mm lens – $599.99