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Sony Alpha SLT-A77


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Manufacturer Sony Electronics
Model name Alpha SLT-A77
Date announced 2011-08-24
MSRP $1400
Street price $982  See all prices
Official site SLT-A77 Homepage
 
Camera type Digital SLR
Sensor size (type) 23.5 x 15.6 mm (CMOS)
Max still resolution 6000 x 4000 (24 Megapixel)
 
Zoom capability N/A
Focal length
(35mm equivalent)
N/A
Max aperture N/A
Lens mount
(D-SLR/ILC only)
Sony Alpha
Crop factor
(D-SLR/ILC only)
1.5x
Autofocus Yes
AF-assist lamp Yes
Image stabilization
(Optical only)
Yes
Macro (min distance) N/A
 
Built-in flash Yes
External flash support Yes
Supports conversion lenses N/A
Supports underwater case No
 
LCD size 3.0"
LCD resolution 921,600 pixels
LCD position Rotating
Viewfinder Electronic
Viewfinder mag.
(D-SLR only)
1.09x
Viewfinder coverage 100%
 
Manual controls Exposure compensation, shutter speed, aperture, white balance, focus
ISO range 50 - 16000
RAW/TIFF support RAW
 
Movie mode (format) Yes (AVCHD)
Max movie resolution 1920 x 1080
Sound in movies Yes (Stereo)
Zoom usable in movies Yes
 
Storage method Memory Stick Pro Duo + SD/SDHC/SDXC (no card included)
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Storage capacity
(out of the box)
N/A
 
Battery used NP-FM500H (1)
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Battery life
(CIPA standard)
530 shots
 
Video output Yes
HDMI output Yes
USB output Yes (2.0)
 
Dimensions
(W x H x D)
5.8 x 4.1 x 3.3 in (147.3 x 104.1 x 83.8 mm)
Weight (empty) 23 oz (653 g)
 
Included software Picture Motion Browser, Image Data Converter SR, Image Data Lightbox
 
Misc. notes Sony's flagship translucent mirror camera features a weather-sealed magnesium-alloy body, a 24MP CMOS sensor, 12 fps continuous shooting (with autofocus), a flip-down, rotating LCD display paired with an XGA OLED viewfinder, 1080/60p video recording, and much more. Add an F2.8, 16 - 50 mm lens for $600 more.
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