Sony’s new digital camera in the NEX-series is more affordable and feature-packed. At under $600 (~Php26k), the Sony NEX-F3 has 16-megapixel, APS-C shooter that can record 1080p videos.
Prior to this, Sony had the NEX-C3 as its entry-level camera in this category.
Sony NEX-F3 specs:
16.1MP CMOS sensor
30s – 1/4000s shutter speed
5.5 frames per second
200- 16,000 ISO
1080p @ 30fps video recording
18-55mm kit lens
3-inch LCD screen
180-degree tilting LCD screen
SD, SDHC, SDXC, Memory Stick Pro Duo, Memory Stick Pro-HG Duo
Suggested retail price for the unit is $599.99. That’s just close to under Php26k. It comes with a standard 18-55mm kit lens.
We’re not sure when will Sony Philippines release this unit in the country (could come as early as June 2012 though) but we’ll post an update once we get word from them.