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Camera 1: Sony Alpha A390 14.2MP REVIEW

Model Name: Sony Alpha A390 14.2MP specifications.
Image:Sony Alpha A390 14.2MP Digital DSLR Camera
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Release Date Jun 9, 2010
Body Type Compact SLR
Sensor Specs
Sensor Max Resolution Camera Specs4592 x 3056
Other Resolutions 4592 x 2576, 3408 x 2272, 3408 x 1920, 2288 x 1520, 2288 x 1280
Image Ratio Camera Specs 3:2, 16:9
Effective Pixels Camera Specs 14 megapixels
Sensor Photo Detectors Camera Specs 15 megapixels
Sensor Size Camera Specs APS-C (23.5 x 15.7 mm)
Sensor Type Camera Specs CCD
Processor Type Camera Specs Bionz
Image Features
ISO (sensitivity to light - higher is better) Camera Specs Auto, 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200
Boosted ISO Minimum Camera Specs
White Balance Presets Camera Specs 6
Custom White Balance Camera Specs Yes (1)
Image Stabilization Camera Specs Sensor-shift
Image Stabilization Notes
CIPA images tabilizationrating Camera Specs
Uncompressed Format Camera Specs RAW
JPEG quality Levels Camera Specs Fine, Standard
Focus & Lens (Optics) Features
Auto focus Camera Specs
  • Phase Detect
  • Multi-area
  • Selective single-point
  • Singl
  • Continuous
  • Face Detection
  • Live View
Optical Zoom Camera Specs
Maximum Aperture Camera Specs
Manual Focus Camera Specs Yes
Normal Focus Range Camera Specs
Macro Focus Range Camera Specs
Number Focus Point Camera Specs 9
Lens Mount Camera Specs Sony/Minolta Alpha
Focal Length Equiv. Camera Specs
LCD Display Characteristics
Articulated LCD (vari-angle / flip) Camera Specs Tilting
Screen Size Camera Specs 2.7″
Touch screen Camera Specs No
Viewfinder Features
View finder Type Camera Specs Optical (pentamirror)
Live View Camera Specs Yes
View finder Coverage Camera Specs 95%
View finder Magnification Camera Specs 0.74× (0.49× 35mm equiv.)
View finder Resolution Camera Specs
Photography Features
Minimum Shutter Speed Camera Specs 30 sec
Maximum Shutter Speed Camera Specs 1/4000 sec
Maximum Shutter Speed Electronic Camera Specs
Subject Scene Modes Camera Specs Yes
Flash Modes Camera Specs Auto, On, Off, Red-Eye, Slow Sync, Rear Curtain, Wireless
Flash Range Camera Specs 10.00 m (at ISO 100)
External Flash Camera Specs Yes (Hot-shoe, Wireless)
Continuous Drive Camera Specs 2.5 fps
Self Timer Camera Specs Yes (2 or 10 sec)
Metering Mode Camera Specs
  • Multi
  • Center-weighted
  • Spot
Exposure Compensation Camera Specs ±2 (at 1/3 EV steps)
Auto Exposure Bracketing (AEB) Camera Specs
White Balance (WB) Bracketing Camera Specs No
Videography Features
Video Resolutions Camera Specs
Digital Video Format Camera Specs
Video Modes Camera Specs
Videography Notes
Audio Input & Output
Speaker None
Microphone None
Data Storage
Storage Types Camera Specs SD/ SDHC, Memory Stick Pro Duo
Storage Included None
Connectivity Types
USB Connection USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec)
USB Charging
HDMI Port Yes
Micro Port
Wireless
Wireless Note
Headphone Port
Remote Control & Wi-Fi Yes (Optional)
Other Camera Body Features
Environmentally Sealed Camera Specs No
Durability Camera Specs
Battery Rechargeable Lithium-ion Battery Pack
Battery Description NP-FH50
Battery Life 230
Charger Model NP-FH50
Battery Grip None
Weight 549 g (1.21 lb / 19.37 oz)
Dimensions 128 x 97 x 86 mm (5.04 x 3.82 x 3.39″)
Orientation Sensor Camera Specs Yes
Time Lapse Recording Camera Specs No
GPS Connection None
GPS Notes
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Introduction: The Sony Alpha A390 14.2MP is a Compact SLR camera that was released on Jun 9, 2010. In this review, we will explore the various features and specifications to help you make an informed decision about whether it is the right camera for you.
Body and Design: The Sony Alpha A390 14.2MP boasts a Compact SLR body type that is both lightweight and comfortable to hold. Weighing in at just 549 g (1.21 lb / 19.37 oz) and with dimensions of 128 x 97 x 86 mm (5.04 x 3.82 x 3.39″), this camera is perfect for photographers who are always on the go. Its ergonomic design ensures a secure grip, allowing for steady shots even in challenging shooting conditions.
Image Quality: With its effective pixel count of 14 megapixels and Sensor Size of APS-C (23.5 x 15.7 mm), this camera offers exceptional image quality in a portable package. The Sony Alpha A390 14.2MP delivers stunningly detailed images with vibrant colours and excellent dynamic range. Whether you are capturing landscapes or portraits, this camera will exceed your expectations.
LCD Screen and Controls: The Sony Alpha A390 14.2MP features a 2.7″ LCD screen that provides a clear and bright display for composing your shots and reviewing your images. The intuitive menu system and well-placed buttons make navigating through the camera's settings a breeze. With its user-friendly interface, even beginners can quickly learn to operate this camera with ease.
Memory Storage: The camera supports SD/ SDHC, Memory Stick Pro Duo providing ample storage space for your photos and videos.
Battery Life: Powered by a NP-FH50 Rechargeable Lithium-ion Battery Pack and it offers excellent battery life - 230 shots per charge - that is allowing you to capture more shots without worrying about running out of power. This is especially beneficial for photographers who spend long hours shooting on location or during special events. The NP-FH50 could be charged with NP-FH50 charger.
Audio Input - Microphone Input: None (Mono microphone input allows for precise sound recording in a single direction while stereo microphone can capture audio in two channels for a wider soundstage.)
Audio Output - Speaker Output: None (A built-in speaker enables immediate playback and assessment of recorded audio. Mono sound is single-channel audio with all instruments mixed into one signal, while stereo sound uses two audio channels feeding separate speakers.) Please note that older camera models do not have audio input and/or output because they cannot record videos. While modern DSLR cameras (released after 2008) are perfectly able to record good-quality videos and they have audio input/output.
Battery Grip: Some cameras have a specially designed battery grip to extend battery life and other functionalities (such as buttons and dials). The designated name for the battery grip compatible with the Sony Alpha A390 14.2MP is: None. (If shows None, then there is no suitable grip for this camera model.)
Conclusion: In conclusion, the Sony Alpha A390 14.2MP is a versatile and reliable camera that delivers exceptional image quality. With its 14 megapixels sensor, Compact SLR design, and user-friendly interface, this camera is suitable for both beginners and enthusiasts alike. Whether you are capturing beautiful landscapes or stunning portraits, this camera will not disappoint. Upgrade your photography gear with this remarkable camera. Remember, the Sony Alpha A390 14.2MP is a reliable companion for all your photography needs. Capture breath-taking moments with ease and enjoy the exceptional image quality it offers.
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