Sony Alpha A77 review

Full specification for Sony Alpha A77

Sensor 24.3MP APS-C type CMOS
Output Size 6000 x 4000px
Focal Length Mag 1.5x
Lens Mount Sony Alpha
File Format Raw (ARW), JPEG, Raw + JPEG
Compression Extra Fine, Fine & Standard
ISO 100-16000 (expandable to 50-16000)
Shutter Speeds 30-1/8000th second, plus Bulb
Drive Mode Single, Continuous (12fps), Self Timer (2 or 10sec), Bracket
Viewfinder Type 2.4m-dot 1.09x mag (in 35mm terms) electronic viewfinder
Field of View 100%
LCD 3in wide, 921k-dot, vari-angle TruBlack LCD
Live Mode Yes
Movie Mode Yes
Built-in Image Stabilisation Yes
Dust Reduction Yes
Focusing Modes Single-shot, Automatic, Continuous
Exposure Modes Auto, Auto+, P, S, A, M, Scene, Sweep Panorama
Metering System TTL,1200-zone evaluative
Exposure Comp -/+5 EV in 1/3 or 1/2 EV steps
Colour Space sRGB, Adobe RGB
White Balance White Balance Auto, Daylight, Shade, Cloudy, Incandescent, Fluorescent, Flash, Custom
White Balance Bracket Yes
Colour Temp Control 2500-9900K
DoF Prview Yes
Built-in Flash Yes, GN12
Max Flash Sync 1/250th
PC Socket Yes
Cable Release Yes
Memory Card SD/SDHC/SDXC & Memory Stick PRO Duo/PRO-HG Duo
Power Rechargeable NP-FM500H Li-ion battery
Connectivity USB 2.0 & HDMI, Flash Sync, External Mic
Dimensions 142.6 x 104 x 80.9
Weight 653g
AF Points 19 selectable points
Video 1080 (25/50p) HD video (AVCHD 2.0)

Manufacturer website: Sony

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Design 18/20
Image Quality 18/20
Performance 19/20
Value 18/20
Features 19/20
Overall Score 92%

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