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Sony NEX-C3

75

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Sony NEX-C3

$350.00
Sony NEX-C3

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A good value for money and good spec SLR digital camera
SLR 16.2MP White 225g Apr 2014
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Sony NEX-C3 Review

With very good features and representing value for money, we have ranked the Sony NEX-C3 number 280 in best selling cameras and number 461 across all digital cameras.
77
Value for Money
Very Good
79
Features
Good Features
75
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 75?

It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better digital cameras are available. View the latest digital cameras 2018.
This digital camera has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Higher than average megapixels
Wide range of optical zooms depending on lens used

How Big is the Sony NEX-C3?

The Sony NEX-C3 is 109.6mm wide and 60mm tall. It is 33mm deep and weighs 225g.

Sony NEX-C3 front dimensions
Sony NEX-C3 size in context

Sony NEX-C3 In-Depth Analysis

Features

Higher Than Average Megapixels

Cameras have megapixels of between 0.3MP and 80MP, and the average megapixels is 16MP. The megapixels of the Sony NEX-C3 of 16.2MP is higher than average when compared to most other cameras. It is in the highest 35% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Wide Range of Optical Zooms Depending On Lens Used

This digital camera has interchangeable lenses so the optical zoom depends on the lens being used. This means that a wide range of optical zooms are possible with this camera.

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Wide Range of Minimum Aperture Numbers Depending On Lens Used

This Sony camera has interchangeable lenses so the minimum aperture number depends on the lens being used. This means that a wide range of minimum aperture numbers are possible with this camera.

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Optical Image Stabilisation May Be Available With Some Lenses

This digital camera has interchangeable lenses so whether this camera has an image stabilizer depends on the lens being used.

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Average Weight

The weight of the Sony NEX-C3 of 225g is relatively typical compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the heaviest 55% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Wide Range of Magnifications Depending On Lens Used

This digital camera has interchangeable lenses so the magnification depends on the lens being used. This means that a wide range of magnifications are possible with this camera.

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Wide Range of Minimum Focal Lengths (35mm Film Equiv) Depending On Lens Used

This Sony digital camera has interchangeable lenses so the minimum focal length (35mm film equiv) depends on the lens being used. This means that a wide range of minimum focal lengths (35mm film equiv) are possible with this camera.

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Faster Than Average Flash Recharging Time

The Sony NEX-C3's flash recharging time of only 4s is faster than average when compared to most other cameras. It is faster than 68% of all cameras when sorted by this feature. The average flash recharging time of all cameras is 5.6s, with the fastest being 1s and the slowest being 15s.

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Features Brightness Adjustment

The Sony NEX-C3 features brightness adjustment, which is unusual. 78% of digital cameras do not feature brightness adjustment.

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Wide Range of Maximum Aperture Numbers Depending On Lens Used

This Sony digital camera has interchangeable lenses so the maximum aperture number depends on the lens being used. This means that a wide range of maximum aperture numbers are possible with this camera.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

sony nexc3body, sony nexc3kp, sony nexc3kw, sony nexc3ks, sony nexc3ab, sony nexc3kb

Barcodes:

00027242826830, 00027242826854, 00027242826861, 00027242826885, 00662425839865, 00662425839889, 00662425839957

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