Sony Alpha a5000 Vs Sony Alpha NEX-3N Comparison
ProductsAlpha a5000
Sony Alpha a5000
Alpha NEX-3N
Sony Alpha NEX-3N
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Whirlwire Rating74887440
Video Features
Format
  • MP4
  • AVCHD
MP4
MicrophoneStereo
Resolutions
  • 1080i @ 60fps
  • 1080i @ 50fps
  • 1080p @ 24fps
  • 480p @ 30fps
  • 480p @ 25fps
  • 1080i @ 60fps
  • 1080p @ 24fps
  • 1440p @ 30fps
  • 480p @ 30fps
SpeakerN/A
Storage
Storage Slot
  • SD
  • SDHC
  • SDXC
  • Memory Stick Duo
SD
Storage Slot Amount1 1
Sensor
Max Resolution5456 x 3632 4912 x 3264
Other Resolutions
  • 5456 x 3064
  • 3872 x 2576
  • 3872 x 2176
  • 2736 x 1824
  • 2736 x 1536
4912 x 2760
Image Ratio
  • 3:2
  • 16:9
3:2
Megapixels20.1 16.1
SizeAPS-C (23.2 x 15.4 mm) APS-C type (23.5 x 15.6mm)
TypeCMOS CMOS
ProcessorBionz X BIONZ
Screen / Viewfinder
Articulated LCD
Screen Size3.0 3.0
Screen Pixels460,800 460,000
Screen TypeTFT LCD LCD
Live View
Physical
BatteryBattery Pack Battery Pack
Battery ModelNP-FW50 lithium-ion Lithium-Ion NP-FW50
Battery Life (shots)420 480
Weight (grams)269 269
Dimensions110 x 63 x 36 mm 110 x 62 x 35 mm
Optics & Focus
Autofocus
  • Contrast Detect (sensor)
  • Multi-area
  • Center
  • Selective single-point
  • Tracking
  • Single
  • Continuous
  • Face Detection
  • Live View
Digital Zoom N/A
Manual Focus
Number of Focus Points25 25
Lens MountSony E mount Sony E mount
Crop1.5x 1.5x
Image
ISO Range100-16000 200-16000
ISO Minimum100 200
ISO Maximum16,000 16,000
White Balance Presets9 6
Custom White Balance
Uncompressed FormatRAW RAW
JPEG Quality Levels
  • Fine
  • Standard
Standard
Features
Minimum shutter speed30 sec 30 sec
Maximum shutter speed1/4000 sec 1/4000 sec
Aperture Priority
Shutter Priority
Manual Exposure Mode
Exposure Modes
  • Auto Advanced
  • Program
  • Shutter priority
  • Aperture priority
  • Manual
  • Memory Recall
  • Tele Zoom Hi Speed
  • 3D Sweep Panorama
  • Sweep Panorama
  • Anti Motion Blur
  • Picture Effect
  • Scene selection
Scene Modes
  • Portrait
  • Landscape
  • Macro
  • Sports Action
  • Sunset
  • Night Portrait
  • Night View
  • Hand-held Twilight
  • Anti Motion Blur
  • Portrait
  • Landscape
  • Macro
  • Sports Action
  • Sunset
  • Night Portrait
  • Night Scene
Built-in Flash
Flash Range (M)4.0 N/A
Flash Modes
  • Flash Off
  • Autoflash
  • Fill-flash
  • Rear Sync.
  • Slow Sync.
  • Red-eye Reduction
  • Auto
  • On
  • Off
  • Red-Eye
  • Slow Sync
  • Rear Curtain
  • Fill-in
FPS4 5.5
Self-timer
Metering Modes
  • Multi
  • Center-weighted
  • Spot
  • Multi
  • Center-weighted
  • Spot
Exposure Compensation N/A
Orientation Sensor
Timelapse Recording N/A
Connectivity
USB
HDMI
Wireless N/A
Remote Control N/A
Body Type
Body TypeRangefinder-style mirrorless Mirrorless
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