Sony NEX-3
Sony NEX-3
Top 44%1,379 points
Top 44%
Top specs and features

Sony NEX-3: 55 facts and highlights

1. megapixels

Panono Camera: 108MP

2. sensor size

The larger the sensor the more light the sensor captures yielding in better image quality.
23.4 x 15.6mm
Polaroid Snap: 81.2 x 25.4mm

3. focus points

The more focus points the more flexibility in picking which part of the scene to focus on. They also give the image sensor a better probability in identifying the right area of the scene to focus on in more automatic modes.
Sony Alpha a7 III: 693

4. continuous shooting at high resolution

Fast continuous shooting is useful for catching action shots.
Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II: 60fps

5. noise

The maximum ISO at which the device still captures excellent quality images. Source: DxOMark.
Sony Alpha 7S: 3702ISO

6. has a flip-out screen

Flip-out screens are useful for doing tricky shots.
Sony NEX-3
27% have it

7. maximum light sensitivity

With a higher light sensitivity (ISO level), the sensor absorbs more light. This can be used to capture moving objects using a fast shutter speed, or to take images in low light without using a flash.
12800 ISO
Nikon D7500 + Nikon AF-S DX Nikkor 18-140mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR: 1640000 ISO

8. image quality

A device's overall image quality score considers: color depth, dynamic range and low light performance. Source: DxOMark.
Sony Alpha 7R II: 98

9. longer battery life

CIPA is an independent, standard measurement that determines how many shots a camera can take before the battery dies.
Nikon D3x: 4400shots

10. weight

HTC Re: 65.5g

11. video recording

720 x 30fps
Canon EOS 1D X Mark II: 2160 x 60fps

12. color depth

The better a device's color depth the more color nuances it can distinguish. Source: DxOMark.
HP Photosmart R927: 42bits

13. has a stereo microphone

A stereo microphone allows to record audio files or movies in stereo without an external microphone.
Sony NEX-3
50% have it

14. fastest shutter speed

A faster maximum shutter speed allows taking pictures of fast moving subjects without blur.
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 IV: 1/32000s

16. pixel density

Panasonic Lumix DC-GH5S: 1437.5ppi

17. has a built-in HDR mode

It can automatically shoot pictures with a higher dynamic range (HDR).
Sony NEX-3
26% have it

18. has a microphone in

A microphone port allows connecting external high-end or specialized microphones.
Sony NEX-3
25% have it

19. resolution

1175 x 783px
Panasonic Lumix DC-GH5S: 3680 x 2760px

20. width

DxO One: 26.2mm

21. volume

Fujifilm FinePix X-Pro1: 0cm³

22. battery power

Samsung Galaxy NX Mirrorless + 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6: 4360mAh

23. higher resolution (screen)

A higher screen resolution provides a sharper image, making it easier to review your photos.
920k dots
Fujifilm X-T1 + XF 18-55mm F2.8-4 R LM OIS: 1040000k dots

24. height

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX400V: 39mm

25. thickness

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: 13mm

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