Sony DSLR-A230L Price in Singapore & Specifications

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Sony DSLR-A230L Specs

Release Date in Singapore
ModelDSLR-A230L + 18-55mm
DateOct 2009
Compatible memory cardsms pro,sd,sdhc
Display diagonal6.86 cm (2.7")
Display resolution (numeric)230400 pixels
Ports & interfaces
USB version2.0
DC-in jackYes
Weight & dimensions
Width128 mm
Depth67.5 mm
Height97 mm
Weight452 g
Light meteringSpot
Picture quality
Camera typeSLR Camera Kit
Megapixel10.2 MP
Sensor typeCCD
Maximum image resolution3872 x 2592 pixels
Still image resolution(s)2896 x 1936,3872 x 2176,3872 x 2592
Supported aspect ratios3:2,16:9
Focus adjustmentauto
Auto focusing (AF) modesContinuous Auto Focus, Single Auto Focus
Normal focusing range1 - 5 m
Auto Focus (AF) assist beamYes
Flash modesauto, fill-in, pre-flash, Red-eye reduction, Slow synchronization, suppressed
Flash recharging time4 s
White balanceauto, Cloudy, Custom modes, Daylight, Flash, Fluorescent, manual, Shade, Tungsten
Scene modesNight, Night portrait, Portrait, Sports, Sunset, Landscape
Photo effectsVivid
Product colourBlack

Reviews of Sony DSLR-A230L
Reviewed on 2010-03-19
User friendly; good value; eye sensor focusing; image-stabilised body, HDMI-out port.
Plasticky feel; blocky design and control layout; uncomfortable handgrip.
Editor's Note: The following article is reprinted from Macworld UK. Visit Macworld U.K.'s blog page for the latest Mac news from across the Atlantic. Currently the lightest-ever Sony single-lens reflex camera at about a pound, the A230 is a little ligh...
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Reviewed on 2009-11-01
Built-in IS which works with any lens, Beginner-friendly user interface, One of the cheapest DSLRs around.
More noise than rivals at high ISOs, Slow continuous shooting, No live view or movie mode, Body shape may not be to all tastes.
Sony’s Alpha DSLR-A230 is one the company’s latest entry-level DSLRs. Announced in May 2009, it’s the successor to the Alpha A200, and inherits many features from this earlier model including the same 10.2 Megapixel CCD sensor and built-in image st...
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Reviewed on 2009-09-14
The Sony A230 is a new entry-level 10.2 megapixel DSLR camera, replacing the popular A200 model. Intended to be easier to use for people new to SLR photography, the A230 features a smaller and lighter design and enhanced user interface. The A230 reta...
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Reviewed on 2009-08-25
Competitive price. Lightweight. Good image quality. Noise is unnoticeable up to and including ISO 1600. Clever interface guides beginners. HDMI port with support for HDMI CEC.
LCD does not support Live View. Kit lens produces soft images at wider apertures. Still image frame rate is a bit sluggish when compared with comparable cameras.
Sonys latest entry-level SLR shooter, the 10.2-megapixel Alpha DSLR-A230 ($549.99 direct, with 18-55mm kit lens) is competitively priced, captures great images, and delivers a solid feature set for the money. You wont get extras like a Live View L...
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Reviewed on 2009-07-17
Nice design, Image stabiliser, Dual slot SD/SDHC & MS, Easier GUI (Graphical User Interface), Minimalist design to prevent confusion
No OK button despite being asked to use it, No live view
Sony continue to challenge their rivals with the release of new DSLRs. The Alpha A230 is an entry level model for users moving up from prosumer compacts. As a replacement to the , the A230 sits in line with the , and . All share the same resolution...
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Reviewed on 2009-07-16
The Sony Alpha DSLR-A230 has fast autofocus; high magnification viewfinder for its class; dual card slots; relatively simple, straightforward operation; built-in wireless flash and image stabilization; helpful SteadyShot indicator.
Smallish grip; default settings produce suboptimal photos.
A modest update over its predecessor, the , the Alpha DSLR-A230 offers the same essential feature set in a redesigned body with sufficient quality and performance-enhancing firmware tweaks to merit the term "upgrade." And like its predecessor, the res...
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Reviewed on 2009-09-01
Sonys Alpha DSLR-A230 is a modest update of the A200, which we reviewed in January 2008. Although this camera was one of three models announced in mid-May, it has taken until mid-September for a review unit to reach us, which is a pity as we were able...
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