The new Sony Alpha A77, will be available with a new 16-50mm f/2.8 SSM lens, and produces 24.3 megapixel images from an APS-C sized sensor. Full HD video with continuous auto focus is also available. 12fps shooting is possible at the full 24.3 megapixel resolution with continuous auto focus. Here are photos taken with the camera and a variety of lenses, notably the new 18-50mm f/2.8 lens, and the 70-400mm Sony G lens.
On the new OLED EVF:
The A77, A65, NEX-7, and NEX-5N EVF, all use a new OLED electronic viewfinder developed by Sony, with a 2.359 million DOT resolution, with the new OLED technology, compared to traditional LCD EVFs, the OLED does not show chromatic aberations at the pixel level, as the pixel level does not have to show RGB at each level, while traditional EVF do.
The A77 used is a pre-production model, so quality may improve further before release, the camera was left on default settings. Click to view larger, or click "Hi-Res" to view full size sample photos.
Sony Alpha SLT-A77 Other sample images
Sony Alpha SLT-A77 Specifications
|Sensor Size (width)||23.5mm|
|Sensor Size (height)||15.6mm|
- Face Detection
- AF Tracking
- AF Fine Tuning (Micro Adjustment)
|Shutter speeds shortest||1/8000sec|
|Shutter speeds longest||30sec|
- Scene modes
- Centre-weighted - Average
- Multi Pattern
|ISO sensitivity||50 - 16000|
- 1920x1080 FullHD
- 640x480 VGA
|Video FPS||50p, 50i, 25p|
|Optical Zoom with Video||Yes|
- Memory Stick (Sony)
|Box Contents||Sony Alpha SLT-A77V Body, DT 16-50 f/2.8 SSM Lens, Lens Hood, Lithium Ion Battery, Battery Charger, USB Cable, CD-ROM, Shoulder Strap|
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