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For family photographers who want greater quality and creativity, the Sony α; (alpha) DSLR-A290 combines high-resolution 10.2 MP, simple operation, high sensitivity (ISO 3200), advanced noise reduction and convenient Creative Style settings. SteadyShot built in camera image stabilization works with every lens, including all Sony standard, G series, pro quality Carl Zeiss lens designs and Minolta auto focus lenses. Stamina power provides up to 750 shots on a fully charged Info LITHIUM battery. Eye-Start Autofocus and pop-up flash help you shoot faster and a bright 2.7" LCD screen displays index and high resolution thumbnail images.
14.2 MP resolution for ultra-fine detail
Smallest, lightest alpha DSLR series body for improved handling
Integrated on screen Help Guide for easy operation
Max resolution: 4592 x 3056
Effective pixels: 14.2 megapixels
Sensor size: APS-C (23.5 x 15.7 mm)
Number of focus points: 9
Sensor type: CCD
JPEG quality levels: Fine and Standard
ISO Auto, 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600 and 3200
Focal length multiplier: 1.5×
Screen size: 2.7"
Screen dots 230,400
Shutter Speed:30 seconds - 1/4,000
Aperture priority: Yes
Shutter priority: Yes
Manual exposure mode: Yes
Subject / scene modes: Yes
Continuous shooting: Yes (2.5 fps)
Self-timer Yes 2 or 10 seconds
External flash: Yes (Hot-shoe, Wireless)
Flash modes: Auto, On, Off, Red-Eye, Slow Sync, High Speed Sync, Rear Curtain, Fill-in, Wireless
Card types: Memory Stick Pro Duo/ Pro-HG Duo, SD/SDHC