More Sony SLT-A58 and NEX-3N Specs Before the Announcement

The announcement of the new Sony SLT-A58 and Sony NEX-3n will be on February 25th next Monday. Sony will also announce three E-mount lenses. So the date is clear for the new Sony SLT-A58 and the Sony NEX-3n digital cameras. Below are detailed specs of the Sony a58 and NEX-3n cameras that will be announced on February 25th, 2013.

Sony SLT-A58 Specifications


  • 20MP Exmor APS-C sensor and 1 stop improvement over predecessor
  • OLED viewfinder with 100% coverage
  • BIONZ processor
  • Clear Image Zoom feature
  • Sweep panorama feature
  • ISO range: 100-16.000
  • 8 fps
  • Price for body with new 18-55mm SAM II kit lens $599

Sony NEX-3nSpecifications


  • 16MP Exmor APS-C sensor (same as NEX-F3)
  • ISO range: 200-16,000
  • 4fps
  • Tiltable LCD screen
  • Electronic zoom control
  • BIONZ processor
  • Built-in flash (GN6)
  • Available in two colors: black and silver
  • Price for body with 16-50mm kit lens $499

The prices of the new lenses that will be announced together with the Sony A58 and the NEX-3n are listed below.

  • Zeiss Planar T* 50mm f/1.4 ZA SSM lens: around $1500
  • Sony 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 SAM II: around $200
  • Sony 70-400mm f/4-5.6G SSM II: around $3000

Sony will also announce several new digital compact cameras.

  • Sony TX-30  with 18MP sensor, 5x optical zoom and price of $350
  • Sony WX-300 with 18MP sensor, 20x optical zoom and price of $300
  • Sony HX-300 with 20MP sensor, 50x optical zoom and price of $500