Warning: A3000 emits a fake shutter sound that can't be disabled

Started Sep 23, 2013 | Discussions thread
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Re: Sony, idea for FW update!
In reply to wcdennis, Sep 24, 2013

wcdennis wrote:

captura wrote:

Diopter wrote:

wcdennis wrote:

OK Let's clear up a few things: There is no fake shutter sound on any of the NEX cameras.

Do you think this experiment is a confabulation? :



I've looked back on previous threads WRT fake-sounding first curtain shutter noise from the NEX-3N.



It is possible that the 3N (and presumably now the A3000, another cheap model) do not have a mechanical shutter at all.

Hence the false-sounding simulated shutter noise coming from the speaker.

No one has come up with a purely electronic still camera shutter, yet (it will be big news when they do). It has to be mechanical.

The Nikon 1 J1 can operates with just an electronic shutter.

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