Summary Sony F3

Prices Price
Body only
With 18-55mm lens
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Specifications Key specs
Sensor size
Help APS-C 23.4x15.6mm
Screen resolution
Help 920k dots
Help 16 MP
Movie format
Help 1080p @ 60fps
Screen size
Help 3"
Light sensitivity
Help 16,000 ISO
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Sony has replaced the NEX F3 with the NEX-3N.

Sony Alpha NEX-3N
Sony Alpha NEX-3N announced February 2013
Shutter lag Less shutter lag
Dynamic range More dynamic range
Size Smaller

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The Sony F3 vs other recent mirrorless cameras

Supports 24p 24p movies Help
For that film look
3D Takes 3D photos Help
View photos in 3D on 3D televisions
Movie continuous focus Movie continuous focus Help
Makes it easy to get in-focus movies
External flash External flash Help
Better lighting
Weight Light Help
314 g
Screen flips out Flip-out screen Help
Great for movies
Battery life Above average battery life Help
470 shots
Sensor cleaning Self cleaning sensor Help
Avoids dust in your photos
Lowest price Inexpensive Help
Built-in flash Built-in flash Help
External flash not needed


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The Sony F3 vs other recent mirrorless cameras

Image stabilization No image stabilization Help
Risk of blur
Continuous shooting Slow continuous shooting Help
2.5 fps
True resolution Lower true resolution Help
16 MP
Autofocus contrast detection autofocus Help
slower focusing
Focus points Fewer focus points Help
Announced Old Help
April 2012
Longest exposure Short exposures Help
30 seconds
Viewfinder Can only preview photos on the screen Help
Touch screen No touch screen Help
More buttons
Weather sealed No weather sealing Help
Need to shelter it from weather
External mic jack Lacks an external mic jack Help
Limited to the in-camera mic
Shutter lag Longer shutter lag Help
314 ms shutter lag
Fastest shutter speed Slow shutter speed Help
1/4000 of a second
Popularity Not so popular Help
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Avatar for Panzerfaustnl Panzerfaustnl (4:41 PM, May 18, 2012)
This is the Fiat Multipla of the digital camera's.