Summary Sony DSLR-A380

Prices Price
Body only $745 Kit Unknown
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Score Snapsort rank
Within its price range #n/a of 9 Among similar cameras #n/a of 11
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Specifications Key specs
Sensor size Help APS-C 23.6x15.8mm Screen resolution Help 230k dots
Megapixels Help 14 MP Movie format Help None
Screen size Help 2.7" Light sensitivity Help 3,200 ISO
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Pros

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The Sony DSLR-A380 vs other recent entry-level DSLRs

Sensor size Slightly larger than average sensor Help
APS-C 23.6x15.8mm
Storage slots More storage slots Help
2
Thickness Thin Help
2.8"
Image stabilization Image stabilization Help
Sensor shift
Size Quite small Help
Prosumer size 128x97x71 mm
Weight Light Help
519 g

Cons

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The Sony DSLR-A380 vs other recent entry-level DSLRs

Low light performance Very noisy at high ISO Help
614 ISO
Overall image quality Low overall image quality Help
67.0
Dynamic range Narrower dynamic range Help
11.8 EV
Screen size Very small screen Help
2.7"
Screen resolution Very low resolution screen Help
230k dots
Viewfinder size Small viewfinder Help
0.49x
True resolution Lower true resolution Help
14 MP
Continuous shooting Slow continuous shooting Help
2.5 fps
Autofocus Manual focus only Help
None
Viewfinder coverage Below average viewfinder coverage Help
95%
Sensor type Sensor type Help
CCD
Lowest price Expensive Help
$744.53
Movie format No movies Help
None
Light sensitivity Poor maximum light sensitivity Help
3,200 ISO
Weather sealed No weather sealing Help
Need to shelter it from weather
Screen flips out Fixed screen Help
Less flexible
Lens availability Slightly fewer lenses available Help
123 lenses
Autofocus contrast detection autofocus Help
slower focusing
HDR Lacks in-camera HDR Help
You could do HDR manually
Announced Old Help
May, 2009
Light sensitivity (boost) Lacks boost light sensitivity Help
None
Fastest shutter speed Slow shutter speed Help
1/4000 of a second
Popularity Not so popular Help
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azroy (3:56 PM, April 12, 2011)
i own one and satisfy with it