Sigma DP3 Quattro Review

May 21, 2015 | Mark Goldstein | |

Specifications

Image Sensor Foveon X3 Direct Image Sensor (CMOS)
Image Sensor Size 23.5×15.7mm
Color Photo Detectors Total Pixels: Approx.33MP
Effective Pixels: Approx.29MP T (Top):5,424×3,616 / M (Middle):2,712×1,808 / B (Bottom):2,712×1,808
File Size
RAW
  HIGH T:5,424×3,616 / M:2,712×1,808 / B:2,712×1,808
  LOW T:2,704×1,808 / M:2,704×1,808 / B:2,704×1,808
JPEG
[21:9] SUPER-HIGH 7,680×3,296
  HIGH 5,424×2,328
  LOW 2,704×1,160
[16:9] SUPER-HIGH 7,680×4,320
  HIGH 5,424×3,048
  LOW 2,704×1,520
[3:2] SUPER-HIGH 7,680×5,120
  HIGH 5,424×3,616
  LOW 2,704×1,808
[4:3] SUPER-HIGH 6,816×5,120
  HIGH 4,816×3,616
  LOW 2,400×1,808
[1:1] SUPER-HIGH 5,120×5,120
  HIGH 3,616×3,616
  LOW 1,808×1,808
Aspect Ratio 21:9, 16:9, 3:2, 4:3, 1:1 
Focal Length  50mm
35mm Equivalent Focal Length Approx.75mm
Lens F number F2.8~F16
Number of Diaphragm Blades 7 Blades
Lens Construction 10 Elements in 8 Groups
Shooting Range 22.6cm~∞, LIMIT Mode (It is possible to choose Macro, Portrait and Scenery.)
Filter thread  
Maximum Magnification Shooting 1:3
Storage Media SD Card, SDHC Card, SDXC Card
File Format Lossless compression RAW data (14-bit), JPEG (Exif2.3), RAW+JPEG
JPEG Image Quality FINE、NORMAL、BASIC
ISO Sensitivity ISO100~ISO6400 (1/3 steps for appropriate sensitivity), AUTO: High limit, low limit setting is possible between ISO100~ISO6400. When using with flash, it changes depending on the low limit setting.
White Balance 10 types (Auto, Auto (Lighting Source Priority), Daylight, Shade, Overcast, Incandescent, Fluorescent, Color Temperature, Flash, Custom)
Color Mode 11 types (Standard, Vivid, Neutral, Portrait, Landscape, Cinema, Sunset Red, Forest Green, FOV Classic Blue, FOV Classic Yellow, Monochrome)
Auto Focus Type Contrast Detection Type
AF Point 9 points select mode, Free move mode (It is possible to change the size of Focus Frame to Spot, Regular and Large.) Face Detection AF mode
Focus Lock Shutter release halfway-down position (AF lock can be done by AE lock button from menu setting)
Manual Focus Focus Ring Type
Metering Systems Evaluative Metering, Center-Weighted Average Metering, Spot Metering
Exposure Control System (P) Program AE (Program Shift is possible), (S) Shutter Speed Priority AE, (A) Aperture Priority AE, (M) Manual
Exposure Compensation ±3EV (1/3 stop increments)
AE Lock AE lock button
Auto Bracketing Appropriate, under, over; 1/3EV steps up to ±3EV for appropriate exposure
Shutter Speed 1/2000* - 30sec. (*Depending on the aperture value, shutter speed changes)
Drive Modes Single, Continuous, Self Timer (2sec. /10sec.) Interval timer
LCD Monitor Type TFT color LCD monitor
Monitor Size 3.0 inches
LCD Pixels Approx. 920,000 Pixels
LCD Monitor Language English/ Japanese/ German/ French/ Spanish/Italian/ Chinese (Simplified)/ Chinese (Traditional)/ Korean/ Russian/ Nederlands/ Polski/ Português/ Dansk/ Svenska/ Norsk/ Suomi
Interfaces USB (USB2.0), Video Out (NTSC/PAL), Audio Out (Monaural)
Power Li-ion Battery Pack BP-51, Battery Charger BC-51, AC Adapter SAC-6 (with DC Connector CN-21) (Optional)
Battery Life Approx. 200 (+25℃)
Dimensions 161.4mm/6.4"(W), 67mm/2.6"(H), 101.8mm/4.0"(D)
Weight 465g/16.4oz (without battery and memory card)
Accessories Lens Cap (on the camera) / Hot shoe cover (on the camera) / Strap / Li-ion Battery BP-51 (2 pieces) / Battery Charger BC-51 / Battery Charger Cable / USB Cable / Instruction Manual