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Sony-slt-a77.32889606
8.5 out of 10

Sony SLT-A77

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Specifications

Feature
Value
Comment
Recording
Media Type : Memory Stick PRO Duo™/Pro-HG Duo™ media; SD, SDHC and SDXC memory card
Recording
Color Space : sRGB, AdobeRGB
Recording
Still Image Mode : JPEG (Standard, Fine, Extra Fine), RAW, RAW+JPEG
Recording
Video Format : AVCHD / MP4 (MPEG-4 AVC (H.264))
Recording
Video Signal : NTSC color, EIA standards
Recording
Audio Format : Dolby Digital (AC-3) / MPEG-4 AAC-LC
Recording
Microphone/Speaker : Built-in Stereo Microphone
Recording
Still Image File Format : JPEG (DCF Ver. 2.0, Exif Ver.2.3, MPF Baseline compliant), RAW (Sony ARW 2.3format), 3D MPO (MPF Extended compliant)
Recording
Panorama Still Image Size : Horizontal Wide: 12,416 x 1,856 (23M)Horizontal Std.: 8,192 x 1,856 (15M)Vertical Wide: 2,160 x 5,536 (12M)Vertical Std.: 2,160 x 3,872 (8.4M)3D Sweep Panorama:Horizontal Wide: 7152 X 1080 (7.7M)Horizontal Std.: 4912 X 1080 (5.3M)16:9: 1920 X 1080 (2.1M)
Recording
Video Mode : AVCHD: PS - 1920 x 1080/60p@28MbpsFX - 1920 x 1080/60i@24MbpsFH - 1920 x 1080/60i@17MbpsFX - 1920 x 1080/24p@24MbpsFH - 1920 x 1080/24p@17MbpsMP4: HD - 1440 x 1080/ 30p@12MbpsVGA - 640 x 480/ 30p@3Mbps
Recording
Still Image Size 16:9 : L size: 6000 x 3376 (20M)M size: 4240 x 2400 (10M)S size: 3008 x1688 (5.1M)
Recording
Still Image Size 3:2 : L size: 6000 x 4000 (24M)M size: 4240 x 2832 (12M)S size: 3008 x 2000 (6M)
LCD Display
Real-time image adjustment display : Yes(On/Off)
LCD Display
Histogram : Yes (On/off)
LCD Display
Grid Display : Yes (Rule of thirds, 4x6 Square, Diagonal & 4x6 Square Grids, Off)
LCD Display
Customization : Grid, Histogram display, Digital Level Gauge, Grid Line, Magnified display for playback
LCD Display
Brightness Control : Auto, Manual (5 steps between -2 to +2)
LCD Display
Live View : Continuous Live View (LCD/EVF Auto, selectable)
LCD Display
Angle Adjustment : Tilt angle: Up: 150 degrees; Down: Approx. 180 degreesRotation angle:180 degrees clockwise and 90 degrees counterclockwise.
LCD Display
Coverage : 100%
LCD Display
LCD Type : 3.0” TFT Xtra Fine™ LCD (921,600 pixels) w/TruBlack™ technology
Drive System
Burst Buffer : JPEG Standard (17 shots)JPEG Fine (17 shots)JPEG Extra Fine (13 shots)RAW (13 shots)RAW+JPEG (11 shots)
Drive System
Shutter Speeds : 1/8000 to 30 seconds, bulb
Drive System
Self-timer : 2-sec. or 10-sec. delay,
Drive System
Drive Mode : Single-shot, Continuous shooting (Hi/Lo selectable), Self-timer (10/2 sec delay selectable), Bracket (Continuous/Single/WB/DRO), Remote commander (RMT-DSLR1 Sold Separately)
Drive System
Shutter Type : Electronically-controlled, vertical-traverse, focal-plane shutter
Drive System
Continuous Shooting Speed : Continuous (Hi: up to 8fps,Low: up to 3fps)Continuous Priority AE (12fps)
Interface
USB Port(s) : USB2.0 Hi-speed (mass-storage, MTP)
Interface
HD Output : HDMI® (TypeC mini)
Interface
PhotoTV HD : Yes, with BRAVIA Sync enabled HDTV and HDMI® cable
Interface
Memory Card Slot : Dual compatibility slot: Memory Stick PRO Duo™/Pro-HG Duo™/PRO-HG HX Duo™ media - SD, SDHC and SDXC memory card
Interface
Accessory Shoe : Yes (Alpha)
Interface
BRAVIA® Sync™ : Yes, via HDMI® with compatible BRAVIA HDTV
Interface
DVDirect : Yes, via USB
Software
Operating System Compatibility : Windows XP SP3 (32-bit), Windows Vista SP2, Windows 7 SP1; Mac OS X (v10.3-?10.6), PMB is not compatible with Mac OS. Camera (via USB), Image Data Converter, and Image Data Lightbox software are compatible with Mac OS.
Software
Supplied Software : PMB (Picture Motion Browser) v5.2; Image Data Converter SR v3.2; Image Data Lightbox SR v2.2
Camera
Camera Type : Sony A-mount interchangeable lens digital camera
Camera
Lens Compatibility : Sony A-mount lens
Optics/Lens
Lens Mount Type : Sony A-mount
Focus Control
Focus Sensitivity : EV -1 to 18 EV (at ISO100 equivalent, with F2.8 lens attached)
Focus Control
AF Illuminator : Built-in LED, Range: approx. 3' - 21' (1m-7m)
Focus Control
Focus Features : Predictive control(AF-A, AF-C), Focus Lock, Eye-start AF
Focus Control
Focus System : TTL phase detection AF (CCD line sensors)
Focus Control
AF Modes : Single-shot AF(AF-S), Continuous AF(AF-C), Automatic AF(AF-A) selectable, Direct Manual Focus (DMF), Manual Focus
Focus Control
Focus Area : Wide (auto,19 points)/Zone/Spot/Local selectable
Focus Control
Focus Points : 19 points (11 points cross type)
Flash
Guide Number : 12 (in meters at ISO100)
Flash
Flash Modes : Auto, Fill-flash, Slow Sync., Rear Sync., Hi-speed sync., Red-eye reduction (on/off selectable for Autoflash and fill-flash mode), Wireless, Off
Flash
Flash Type : Built-in, Pop-up Auto
Flash
Flash Metering System : ADI flash / Pre-flash TTL / Manual flash
Flash
Flash Compensation : ±3.0 EV (switchable between 1/3 and 1/2 EV steps)
Flash
Recycling Time : Approx. 3 sec.
Flash
Flash Coverage : FOV coverage up to 16 mm (in the focal length)
Flash
Flash Bracketing : 0.3/0.5/0.7/2.0/3.0EV steps, 3/5 frames(2.0/3.0EV : only 3 frames) selectable
Weights and Measurements
Weight (Approx.) : Approx. 1 lb 7 oz (653g) (excl battery, lens & media)Approx. 1 lb 9.8 oz (732g) (w/battery & media)
Weights and Measurements
Dimensions (Approx.) : Approx. 5-3/4 × 4-1/8 × 3-1/4" (142.6 x 104 x 80.9mm) (W/H/D) excluding protrusions
Service and Warranty Information
Limited Warranty Term : 1 Year Parts & Labor
Imaging Sensor
Pixel Gross : Approx. 24.7 megapixels
Imaging Sensor
Focal Length Conversion Factor : 1.5x
Imaging Sensor
Color Filter System : RGB primary color filters
Imaging Sensor
Effective Picture Resolution : Approx. 24.3 megapixels
Imaging Sensor
Imaging Sensor : Exmor™ APS HD CMOS sensor (23.5 X 15.6mm)
Imaging Sensor
Processor : BIONZ™ image processor
Imaging Sensor
Anti Dust : Charge protection coating on Low-Pass Filter and electromagnetic vibration mechanism
Viewfinder
Diopter Adjustment : -4.0m -1 to +3.0m -1
Viewfinder
Magnification : 1.09x (with 50mm lens at infinity, -1m -1 )
Viewfinder
Field of View : 100%
Viewfinder
Type : 0.50" XGA OLED EVF (Electronic viewfinder) (2,359k dots)
Exposure System
Auto Exposure Lock : Yes (AE Lock button)
Exposure System
D-Range Optimizer : Yes: (Auto, Level, Off)
Exposure System
Exposure Bracketing : Bracket: Cont./Bracket: Single, 3/5 frames selectable
Exposure System
ISO : Auto (ISO 100-12800, selectable the lower limit and the upper limit ); Selectable ISO100 - 16000 equivalent (ISO numbers up from ISO50 can be set as expanded ISO range)
Exposure System
Noise Reduction : Long Exposure NR: (On/Off, available at shutter speeds longer than 1 second) High ISO NR: (High/Normal/Low)
Exposure System
White Balance Mode : Auto,Daylight, Shade, Cloudy, Incandescent, Fluorescent (Warm White, Cool White, Day White, Daylight) , Flash, Setting the color temperature, Color Filter, Custom
Exposure System
Picture Effect(s) : 11 types (15 variations): Posterization (Color, B/W), Pop Color, Retro Photo, Partial Color (R,G,B,Y), High Contrast Monochrome, Toy Camera, Soft High-key, Soft Focus, HDR Painting, Rich-tone Monochrome, Miniature
Exposure System
Scene Mode(s) : Portrait, Landscape, Macro, Sports action, Sunset, Night portrait, Night View, Handheld Twilight
Exposure System
Exposure Settings : AUTO,AUTO Advanced (AUTO+), Scene Selection (SCN), Sweep Panorama, 3D Sweep Panorama (3D), Continuous Advance Priority AE (12fps), Movie, Programmed AE (P), Aperture priority (A), Shutter-speed priority (S), Manual (M)
Exposure System
Exposure Compensation : +/-5.0 EV(1/3EV,1/2EV steps selectable)
Exposure System
Metering Sensitivity : -2EV to 17EV (at ISO 100 equivalent w/ f/1.4 lens)
Exposure System
Metering Modes : Multi-segment, Center-weighted, Spot
Exposure System
Metering : Advanced 1200-zone evaluative metering
Exposure System
Color Temperature : 2500 - 9900 k with 15-step each Magenta/Green compensation (G7 to M7), Amber/Blue (A7 to B7)
Exposure System
Creative Style : Standard, Vivid, Neutral, Clear, Deep, Light, Portrait , Landscape, Sunset, Night Scene, Autumn leaves, Black & White, Sepia (Contrast (-3 to +3steps), Saturation(-3 to +3steps), Sharpness(-3 to +3steps))
Advanced Features
Embedded GPS : Yes
Advanced Features
Auto High Dynamic Range : Yes, (Auto Exposure Difference, Exposure difference Level (1-6 EV at 1.0 EV step), off)
Advanced Features
Sweep Panorama : Horizontal (Wide/Standard), Vertical, and 3D Panorama
Advanced Features
Face Detection : On/On (Regist. Faces)/Off
Advanced Features
Smile Shutter™ technology : Smile shutter (selectable from 3 steps)
Advanced Features
Image Stabilization : SteadyShot INSIDE™ in-body image stabilization
Power
Battery Type : InfoLITHIUM® NP-FM500H (7.2V)
Power
Number of Still Images : Approx. 470 images with viewfinder, 530 images with LCD monitor (CIPA standard)
Support
Find related product support and help in Sony eSupport
Product Warranty
Limited Warranty
Product Warranty
Owner's Manual
Release Date
First seen
25 August 2011