Sony DSLR-A330 Specifications

Imager 10.2 (effective) megapixel APS-C size CCD sensor (23.5x15.7mm); RGB primary color filter
Lens Mount Sony a Alpha/Minolta A-type bayonet
1.5x focal length multiplier
File format RAW, JPEG JPEG (DCF Ver. 2.0, Exif Ver. 2.21, MPF Baseline) compliant, DPOF compatible
Number of recorded pixels Still images 16:9 - L size: 3872x2176 (8.4M) M size: 2896x1632 (4.7M) S size: 1920x1088 (2.1M)
3:2 - L size: 3872x2592 (10M) M size: 2896x1936 (5.6M) S size: 1920x1280 (2.5M)
Image quality Standard, Fine, RAW, RAW+JPEG (Fine)
Aspect Ratio 3:2 or 16:9
Autofocus system Through-the-lens (TTL) phase-detection system, CCD line sensors (9 points, 8 lines with center cross-hair sensor)
Autofocus area 9-Point Wide Focus Area
Focus area is selectable between Wide, Spot, and Local
Focus modes Single-shot AF (AF-S), Continuous AF (AF-C, with predictive focus control), Automatic AF (AF-A)
Focusing sensitivity 0 - 18 EV (at ISO 100 equivalent)
AF illuminator Range: Approx 3.3 - 16.4 ft. (1 - 5 m)
White-balance control Auto plus 8 Modes (Daylight, Shade, Cloudy, Tungsten, Fluorescent, Flash, Custom), each adjustable in 6 steps (-2 to +4).
Exposure metering TTL metering using 40-segment honeycomb-pattern SPC (40-segment Honeycomb-pattern/Center-weighted/Spot metering)
Metering range: 2 - 20 EV (4 - 20 with spot metering or 2 to 17 EV in Live View mode)
* at ISO100 with f/1.4 lens.
Exposure Compensation ±2EV (1/3 EV increments)
D-Range Optimizer Advanced, Standard, Off
Shutter Type: Electronically-controlled, vertical-traverse, focal-plane type
Shutter Range: 30-1/4000 second, Bulb (1/3 EV step)
Flash sync speed: 1/160 second
Super SteadyShot Image sensor-Shift mechanism with indicator in viewfinder
Super SteadyShot Compensation capability: Approx. 2.5 to 3.5 EV decrease in Shutter speed (varies according to shooting conditions and lens used.)
Anti-Dust System: Charge protection coating on Low-Pass Filter and image sensor shift mechanism.
Exposure mode Auto, P (Programmed AE with program shift), A (Aperture priority), S (Shutter priority), M (Manual)
Scene mode Night Portrait, Beach, Sports, Close-up, Landscape, Portrait, No Flash
Drive modes Single, Continuous Advance (approx. 2.5fps), 10 second self-timer, Self-timer (Cont.), Bracketing, Remote Commander
Continuous Shooting Up to 2.5 fps (2fps in Live View)
JPEG: Unlimited number of frames
RAW: 6 frames
RAW+JPEG: 3 frames
Sensitivity AUTO, 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600 and 3200 ISO equivalents
Creative Style modes Standard, Vivid, Portrait, Landscape, Night view, Sunset, and B&W (You can also adjust the Contrast, Saturation, and Sharpness ±3 steps for all ofthe color modes; B&W no saturation option)
Exposure bracketing 0.3/0.7 Ev increments; Number of brackets: 3 frames
Flash Built-in Auto pop-up unit.
Flash metering: ADI flash (automatic change for Pre-flash TTL)
Guide number: 10 (in meters at ISO100)
Coverage: 18mm
Recycling time: Approximately 4 seconds
Flash modes: Auto, Fill-flash, Red-eye reduction, Rear sync, Slow sync, Hi-speed sync., Wireless off camera flash (with Flash HVL-F56AM, F42AM, etc.)
Viewfinder Type: Eye-level system with penta-Dach-mirror
Focusing screen: Spherical Acute Matte screen
Field of view: Approximately 95%
Magnification: 0.74x (with 50mm lens focused on infinity)
Diopter control: -2.5 to + 1.0m-1
Eye-relief: Approx. 19.7mm from the eyepiece, 14.1mm from the eyepiece frame at -1 diopter (-1 m-1)
LCD monitor 2.7-inch tiltable TFT color LCD with Clear Photo design
Total pixels: 230,400 (approx.)
Live View Penta-mirror tilt mechanism
Image Format:Exclusive image sensor for Live view
Metering method: 1200-zone evaluative
Metering Range: 2 to 17EV (Multi segment, Center weighted, Spot) at ISO 100 with F1.4 lens
Recording media Memory Stick Duo/PRO Duo media and SD/SDHC memory cards
Self-timer Approx. 10 seconds / 2 seconds
Printing output control Exif Print, PRINT Image Matching III, PictBridge
Interface USB: High-Speed with a USB 2.0 compatible computer, Video output NTSC / PAL (selected on the camera)
HDMI: High Definition output via type C minjack
Power Sony NP-FH50 6.8V 900 mAh Li-ion rechargeable battery
Condition indication: 4-stage indicator when camera is turned on
Life using CIPA standard: Approx. 510 pictures (Viewfinder mode) or Approx. 230 images (Live view mode)
Dimensions (W x H x D) 5 x 3.8 x 2.8 inches (128 x 97 x 71.4 mm)
Weight 1.1 lb / 17.3 oz (491g) (without battery, lens and recording media)
Operating temperature 32-104 °F (0 - 40 °C)
Standard Accessories (Depending on kit purchased) DT18-55mm F3.5-5.6 SAM Kit Lens

Shoulder strap
Software CD-ROM
BC-VH1 Battery Charger
Body cap
USB cable
NP-FH50 Rechargeable Battery
NOTE: No Memory Stick media nor adaptors are included.

(Specifications as provided by the manufacturer)

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