SONY ILCA68K DSLR Camera with 18-55 mm f/3.5-5.6 Lens

Product code: 163442

Product features

  • 24.8 megapixels
  • APS-C / 23.5 x 15.6 mm CMOS sensor
  • 2.7" tiltable LCD screen
  • 8 fps in continuous shooting mode
£479.00

Product features

  • 24.8 megapixels
  • APS-C / 23.5 x 15.6 mm CMOS sensor
  • 2.7" tiltable LCD screen
  • 8 fps in continuous shooting mode
Product information
Top features: 

- Shoot moving objects accurately with fast 79-point 4D Focus autofocus 

- Capture action shots like a pro using continuous shooting 

- Get detailed shots with less noise using a 24.2-megapixel sensor 

- Frame shots beautifully with a 100% frame coverage viewfinder 

- Take shots minus visible camera shake thanks to in-body stabilisation 

Shoot moving objects accurately

A wide and fast autofocus system helps you to capture moving objects more accurately. With a 79-point 4D Focus autofocus system, each of these points track your subject for a steadier shot. Continuous autofocus even carries on when shooting in Full HD to eliminate handheld camera shake for a more professional look to your movies.

Capture action shots like a pro

The tracking skills of the Sony ILCA68K extend to its 8-frames-per-second continuous shooting function. It offers high performance tracking of moving subjects such as cyclists to enable continuous autofocussing, even when your subject is moving quickly.

Continuous shooting helps you to capture a subject's full range of motion in snapshots, making the camera ideal for sports and wildlife photography.

Detailed shots with less noise

A large 24.2 megapixel Exmor CMOS sensor boosts the sensitivity of the camera to reduce noise when taking shots.

A BIONZ image processing engine includes detailed image reproduction technology to produce more realistic pictures. Noise reduction divides the image into sections such as edges, textures and evenly coloured areas such as the sky to reduce unwanted noise in each area.

Frame shots beautifully

Increase the chances of taking a better shot with an electronic viewfinder that helps you to preview shots as you take them. Compare different effects at a glance, fine-tune your shots and play around with defocussing effects before you take a photo.

Take shots minus visible camera shake

In-body stabilisation helps stabilise the viewfinder when taking shots, so even if your hand is less than steady, the Sony ILCA68K does its best to ensure your shots suffer from less handheld camera shake. 

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Specification

Technical specifications for SONY ILCA68K DSLR Camera with 18-55 mm f/3.5-5.6 Lens

OVERVIEW
Camera type Digital SLR camera
Processor Bionz X
SENSOR
Resolution 24.8 megapixels
Type CMOS
Size APS-C / 23.5 x 15.6 mm
Format 3:2
Crop factor 1.5 x
Cleaning Anti-dust system
ISO sensitivity - 100 - 12800
- Extendable to 100 - 25600
Image stabilisation Mechanical
LENS
Lens type Standard zoom
Lens mount Sony A-mount
Focal length 18 - 55 mm
35 mm equivalent 25 - 82.5 mm
Maximum aperture f/3.5 - f/5.6
Minimum distance 25 cm
Normal distance 25 cm to infinity
Focusing Autofocus & manual
Focus area points 79-point autofocus
ZOOM
Optical zoom 3 x
Digital zoom 4 x
SCREEN & VIEWFINDER
Type Electronic viewfinder & Live View
Screen 2.7" / 68.5 mm LCD tiltable screen
Screen features - Resolution: 460,800 dots
- Adjustable brightness
Viewfinder 0.39" / 10 mm electronic viewfinder
Viewfinder features Resolution: 460,800 dots
SHUTTER
Shutter speed 30 secs - 1/4000th
Continuous shooting 8 fps (with Autofocus)
Self-timer 10 seconds
SETTINGS
Photo exposure modes Portrait, Landscape, Macro, Sports action, Sunset, Night Portrait, Night scene, Handheld twilight
Photo effects Standard, Vivid, Neutral, Clear, Deep, Light, Portrait, Landscape, Sunset, Night scene, Autumn leaves, Black & white, Sepia, Style box(1-6) 
Panorama mode Yes
White balance Auto, Daylight, Shade, Cloudy, Incandescent
PHOTO
Maximum photo resolution 6000 x 4000
Photo file formats - RAW
- JPEG
VIDEO
Video mode Yes
Maximum video resolution Full HD 1920 x 1080p (30 fps)
Other video resolutions 1280 x 720p (30 fps)
Video file formats - XAVC S 2
- AVCHD 2.0
- MP4
Audio file formats - XAVC S:LPCM 2ch
- AVCHD:Dolby Digital (AC-3) 2ch
- Dolby Digital Stereo Creator
MEMORY
Memory card - SD
- SDHC
- SDHC
Number of memory card slots 1
FLASH
Built-in Yes
Guide number 12 m at ISO 100
Slave master Yes
Hot-shoe adapter Yes
CONNECTIVITY
Interface - Microphone mini jack
- Multi/Micro USB Terminal
TV output - PAL
- NTSC
WiFi connectivity No
POWER
Battery type Lithium-ion
Battery life Approx. 400 shots
GENERAL
Colour Black
Box contents - Sony ILCA68K DSLR Camera
- 18-55 mm f/3.5-5.6 Standard Zoom Lens
- Lens cap
- Lens rear cap
- Power cord
- Rechargeable battery
- Battery charger
- Shoulder Strap
- Body cap
- Eyepiece cup
- Micro USB cable
Dimensions 104.2 x 142.6 x 82.8 mm (H x W x D)
Weight 1.72 kg
Guarantee 2 years
Customer reviews

SONY ILCA68K DLSR Camera with f/3.5-5.6 18 - 55 mm Zoom Lens - Black reviews verified by reevooReevoo

13 reviews

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(9.5 out of 10)
Design
9.8
Size and weight
9.5
Value for money
9.4
Overall rating
9.5
Scores 9.5 out of 10 based on 13 reviews
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(10 out of 10)

Neil

Coventry GB
+
Night shooting, the two stage zoom
Having to recharge out of camera
Confirmed purchase: 15 February 2020
Published on: 18 March 2020
(10 out of 10)

Robert

GB
+
Low weight easy to use good picture quality
Flash keeps popping up even in daylight
2 of 4 people found this review helpful
Confirmed purchase: 09 April 2019
Published on: 13 May 2019
(10 out of 10)

Dan

Eastbourne GB Hobby photographer
+
Great camera full of features
Reviewer left no comment
2 of 4 people found this review helpful
Confirmed purchase: 02 July 2018
Published on: 07 August 2018
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£479.00
SONY ILCA68K DSLR Camera with 18-55 mm f/3.5-5.6 Lens
£479.00