α3000 E-mount Camera with APS-C Sensor
Feels right. Shoots right.
The solid and dependable α3000 feels good in your hands and brings out the beauty of every scene with a large 20.1 MP Exmor™ APS-C CMOS sensor and ISO 16000 sensitivity.
Better low-light photos
A wide ISO range ensures low noise in low light.
Packed with detail
High resolution ensures sharp, detailed images.
A large sensor offers high sensitivity even in poor light.
Sharp, clean results bursting with color
Sony technology helps capture the magic of any moment.
A3000, E 18-55 mm F3.5-5.6 OSS (SEL1855), 1/250 sec., F11, ISO 200, Auto white balance
A3000, E 18-55 mm F3.5-5.6 OSS, 1/125 sec., F/3.54, ISO 100, Auto white balance
A3000, E 18-55 mm F3.5-5.6 OSS, 1/160 sec., F/3.54, ISO 400, Auto white balance
A3000, E 18-55 mm F3.5-5.6 OSS, 1/320 sec., F/5.6, ISO 200, Auto white balance
Two keys to outstanding photos and movies
A 20.1 effective megapixel Exmor™ APS-C CMOS sensor and blazing-fast BIONZ™ image processing engine. Together, they ensure that every scene is captured with fine details.
Exmor™ CMOS sensor
A 20.1 MP Exmor™ CMOS sensor has backlighting for bright, clear images.
The α3000 has the same processing engine as the flagship α99.
Wide-ranging sensitivity from ISO 100 to 16000
Even in dim lighting the wide ISO range of 100-16000 you can shoot beautiful photos with natural tonal gradations and low noise.
Superior operability makes shooting a breeze
With its ergonomic design the α3000 is a joy to handle.
Multi Interface Shoe
Tap into a wide variety of accessories with the Multi Interface Shoe.
View every scene clearly with the built-in viewfinder.
Convenient mode dial
The mode dial lets you quickly change shooting modes.
Secure, dependable grip
Designed so you can hold the camera securely and shoot with confidence.
Built-in flash for a splash of light
Brighten the scene with this convenient built-in flash.
Beautifully composed photos
Give your photos a professional look. Auto Object Framing analyzes portraits, close-ups or images of moving subjects, then crops them for the perfect shot.
Auto portrait tracking
Auto tracking framing
Auto macro framing
Perfect picture effects
The α3000 includes 15 effects that can be applied to photos, giving you the means to vastly expand your artistic repertoire.
Selective Color: Yellow
Selective Color: Red
Bring your photos and movies to life with PlayMemories applications.
Wide-ranging accessories meet every need
Professional options open up new horizons.
Further expand your shooting pleasure and give your photography a professional edge with accessories specially designed for this model.
Supported in Capture One Express (for Sony)
One of the world's best RAW converters by Phase One
Capture One Express (for Sony) is one of the world's best RAW converters, rendering precise colors and incredible detail. It contains flexible digital asset management, all the essential adjustment tools and fast, responsive performance in one customizable and integrated solution.
- Lens Compatibility
- Sony E-mount lenses, Sony A-mount lenses with optional LA-EA adapter
- Sensor Type
- APS-C type (23.2 x 15.4mm) Exmor® CMOS sensor
- Number Of Pixels (Effective)
- ISO Sensitivity
- ISO 100-16000
- Viewfinder Type
- 0.2 in-type electronic viewfinder (color)
- Battery Life (CIPA, Still Images)
- Up to 470 shots
- Screen Type
- 3.0 in wide type TFT LCD
What's in the Box
Lens hood, Lens cap, Rechargeable Battery NP-FW50, AC Adapter AC-UB10, Shoulder strap, Micro USB cable, SEL1855