Sony A9 III Mirrorless Camera Body


Sale price$5,998.00
  • Unprecedented imagery from the world’s first camera with global shutter full-frame image sensor
  • Blackout-free, 120 fps continuous shooting with full AF/AE tracking
  • Maximum shutter speed and flash sync of 1/80,000 second
  • BIONZ XR™ image processing engine boosts overall processing speed by up to 8x
  • Continuous Shooting Speed Boost rapidly increases frame rate
  • 4K 120p without cropping for the first time in an α body
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Camera FormatFull Frame
Lens MountSony E-Mount
Image Sensor
Image Sensor TypeExmor R CMOS sensor
Image Sensor Size35.6 x 23.8 mm
Total Pixels25.2 MP
Effective Pixels24.6 MP
Optical Low-Pass FilterYes
ISO Sensitivity250 to 25,600
Extended ISO Sensitivity125 to 51,200
In-Body Image StabilizationYes, up to 8 Stops
Bit Depth14-Bit
Image SizesLarge: 24 MP (6000 x 4000)
Medium: 10 MP (3936 x 2632)
Small: 6 MP (3008 x 2000)
File FormatRAW, JPEG, HEIF
Card Slots2
TypesMulti slots: SD (UHS-I/II) / CFexpress Type A
Focus TypeFast Hybrid AF (phase-detection AF / contrast-detection AF)
Focus ModesAF-S (Single-shot AF), AF-C ( Continuous AF), DMF (Direct Manual Focus), Manual Focus
Focus AreaWide / Zone / Center / Spot / Expand Spot / Tracking
Autofocus PointsPhoto: 759 Phase Detection Points
Video: 627 Phase Detection Points
Autofocus SensitivityEV-5 to EV+20
Shutter TypeElectronic Global Shutter
Shutter SpeedElectronic Shutter
1/80000 to 30 Seconds
1/8000 to 1 Second in Movie Mode
Continuous Drive SpeedUp to 120 fps at 24.6 MP
Self Timer10 sec. delay / 5 sec. delay / 2 sec. delay
Continuous self-time / Bracketing self-timer
Composite RAW Multi ShootingYes, 4, 8, 16, 32, Selectable Shots
Anti-flicker ShootingYes
Interval ShootingYes
Built-in FlashNo
Flash modesFlash off, Autoflash, Fill-flash, Slow Sync, Rear Sync, Red-eye reduction (on/off selectable), Wireless, Hi-speed sync
Flash Sync. Speed1/80000 s, 1/500 s
File FormatXAVC HS / XAVC S / XAVC S-I
Video CompressionXAVC S: MPEG-4 AVC/H.264
Video Quality and Frame RatesXAVC HS/XAVC S/XAVC S-I 4:2:0/4:2:2 8/10-Bit
UHD 4K (3840 x 2160): 23.98/25/29.97/50/59.94/100/120 fps [30 to 600 Mb/s]
FHD (1920 x 1080): 23.98/25/29.97/50/59.94/100/120 fps [16 to 222 Mb/s]
Max Recording TimeNone
Picture ProfileYes (Off / PP1-PP11) Parameters: Black level, Gamma (Movie, Still, S-Cinetone, Cine1-4, ITU709, ITU709 [800%], S-Log2, S-Log3, HLG, HLG1-3), Black Gamma, Knee, Color Mode, Saturation, Color Phase, Color Depth, Detail, Copy, Reset
External Recording ModesExternal Recording Modes
Raw 16-Bit via HDMI
UHD 4K 4672 x 2628: 23.98/29.97/59.94 fps
Monitor and Viewfinder
Monitor Type4-Axis Tilting Touchscreen LCD
Monitor Size3.2"
Monitor Resolution2,095,000 Dot
Viewfinder TypeElectronic Viewfinder (Quad-XGA OLED)
Viewfinder Resolution9,437,184 dots
Viewfinder Coverage100%
Viewfinder Magnication0.9x
Diopter Adjustment-4.0 to +3.0
InterfaceHDMI A (Full Size), USB Type-C (USB 3.2 Gen 1), USB Micro-B (USB 2.0), 3.5mm Microphone, 3.5mm Headphone, Multi Interface Shoe, LAN Terminal (1000BASE-T, 100BASE-TX, 10BASE-T), Sync terminal
WirelessWi-Fi, Bluetooth
GPSThrough mobile device app
Battery LifeStills: Approx. 400 Shots
Movies: up to 145 mins
Battery ChargerBattery Charger BC-QZ1, USB Type-C Terminal - USB PD compatible
AC PowerUSB Type-C Terminal charging, NPA-MQZ1K
Dimensions (W x H x D)5.4 x 3.8 x 3.3" / 136.1 x 96.9 x 82.9 mm
Weight1.4 lb / 617 g (Body Only)
Operating Environment32 to 104°F / 0 to 40°C