dp3 Quattro Compact Digital Camera

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  • Premium sensor and lens performance
  • 50mm F2.8 lens (32° angle of view)
  • Foveon X3 Direct Image Sensor
  • Equivalent to 39 megapixel high resolution
  • No low-pass filter for optimum detail
  • TRUE III image processing engine with 14-bit processing


Learn more about the SIGMA dp Quattro series


  • 2015 iF Gold Award: dp Quattro series

    2015 iF Gold Award: dp Quattro series

  • 2014 TIPA Award: dp3 Quattro

    2014 TIPA Award: dp3 Quattro

Lens Specifications
Focal Length
35mm Equivalent Focal Length
Approx. 75mm
Lens Construction
10 Elements in 8 Groups
Lens F Number
Number of Diaphragm Blades
Maximum Magnification Ratio
Camera Specifications
Image Sensor
Foveon X3 Direct Image Sensor (CMOS)
Effective Pixels: Approx. 29MP
Total Pixels : Approx. 33MP
Storage Media
SD Card, SDHC Card, SDXC Card, eye-Fi Card
File Format
Lossless compression RAW data (14-bit), DNG (No compression RAW Data 12-bit), JPEG (Exif2.3), RAW+JPEG
JPEG Image Quality
Aspect Ratio
21:9, 16:9, 3:2, 4:3, 7:6, 1:1

Number of Recording Pixels

TOP: 5,424x3,616
MIDDLE: 2,712x1,808
BOTTOM: 2,712x1,808

TOP: 2,704x1,808
MIDDLE: 2,704x1,808
BOTTOM: 2,704x1,808

RAW - DNG [3:2]
HIGH: 5,424x3,616
LOW: 2,704x1,808

JPEG [21:9]
SUPER-HIGH: 7,680x3,296
HIGH: 5,424x2,328
LOW: 2,704x1,160
S-LO: 1,920x816

JPEG [16:9]
SUPER-HIGH: 7,680x4,320
HIGH: 5,424x3,048
LOW: 2,704x1,520
S-LO: 1,920x1,080

JPEG [3:2]
SUPER-HIGH: 7,680x5,120
HIGH: 5,424x3,616
LOW: 2,704x1,808
S-LO: 1,920x1,280

JPEG [4:3]
SUPER-HIGH: 6,816x5,120
HIGH: 4,816x3,616
LOW: 2,400x1,808
S-LO: 1,696x1,280

JPEG [7:6]
SUPER-HIGH: 6,352x5,120
HIGH: 4,480x3,616
LOW: 2,224x1,808
S-LO: 1,584x1,280

JPEG [1:1]
SUPER-HIGH: 5,120x5,120
HIGH: 3,616x3,616
LOW: 1,808x1,808
S-LO: 1,280x1,280

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 )*
*It is not possible to select the mode when it is set as DNG.
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 change
Drive Modes
Single, Continuous, Self Timer (2 sec. / 10 sec.) 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
USB / Cable Release Switch
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℃)
161.4mm / 6.4" (W), 67mm / 2.6" (H), 101.8mm / 4.0" (D)
465g / 16.4oz (without battery and memory card)
What's in the BoxLens Cap (Supplied) / Hot shoe cover (supplied) / Strap / Li-ion Battery BP-51 (2 pieces) / Battery Charger BC-51 / Battery Charger Cable / USB Cable / Instruction Manual
Firmware information

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