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Sony A99

$2,299.99

Full Frame and Translucent mirror Technology

  • 24,3 megapixels full frame CMOS sensor
  • 6 fps in continuous shooting
  • Wide sensitivity range of ISO 100 to 6400 expandable to 25 600
  • Built-in GPS
  • SKU: SOSLTA99V
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Sony's new flagship Alpha a99 interchangeable lens camera fully leverages the potential of Translucent Mirror Technology™, the 35mm full-frame format and Sony's professional broadcasting technology. Take a major leap forward in quality, performance and handling ease. Behold the future of Sony Alpha.

Capture it all with the 24.3MP effective 35mm full-frame sensor, 14-bit RAW output and a normal sensor range of ISO 100-32000. Add a sophisticated balance of high-resolving power, gradation, and low noise and you're in for a shuttering experience.

The world's first10 Dual Phase Detect AF system perfectly captures decisive moments with precision. The 19-point AF system with 11 cross sensors and 102 AF points equals crisp, sharp, perfectly-focused photographs.

The Tru-Finder™ OLED electronic viewfinder has 2359K dots for amazing resolution and high contrast ratio for incredible depth. OLED reduces motion blur to a bare minimum. You can also see the results of camera adjustments in real time.

Supplied accessories:

Battery Charger - Rechargeable Battery (NP-FM500H) - Shoe Adaptor - Shoulder Strap - Body Cap - Accessory Shoe Cap - Eyepiece Cup - USB Cable - CD-ROM - ADP-MAA Multi-interface to Auto Lock Accessory

Body type Mid-size SLR
Max resolution 6000 x 4000
Other resolutions 6000 x 3376, 3936 x 2624, 3936 x 2216, 2640 x 1760, 2640 x 1488
Image ratio w:h 3:2, 16:9
Effective pixels 24 megapixels
Sensor photo detectors 25 megapixels
Sensor size Full frame (35.8 x 23.8 mm)
Sensor type CMOS
Processor Bionz
ISO Auto, 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200, 6400, 12800, 25600
White balance presets 8
Custom white balance Yes (3)
Image stabilization Sensor-shift
Uncompressed format RAW
JPEG quality levels Extra Fine, Fine, Standard
Autofocus Phase DetectMulti-areaSelective single-pointTrackingSingleContinuousFace DetectionLive View
Digital zoom Yes
Manual focus Yes
Number of focus points 19
Lens mount Sony/Minolta Alpha
Articulated LCD Fully articulated
Screen size 3″
Screen dots 1,229,000
Touch screen No
Screen type TFT Xtra Fine color LCD
Live view Yes
Viewfinder type Electronic
Viewfinder coverage 100%
Viewfinder magnification 0.71×
Minimum shutter speed 30 sec
Maximum shutter speed 1/8000 sec
Aperture priority Yes
Shutter priority Yes
Manual exposure mode Yes
Subject / scene modes No
Built-in flash No
External flash Yes (via Hot-shoe)
Flash modes Auto, On, Off, Red-Eye, Slow Sync, High Speed Sync, Rear Curtain, Fill-in, Wireless
Continuous drive 6.0 fps
Self-timer Yes (2 or 10 sec)
Metering modes MultiCenter-weightedSpot
Exposure compensation ±5 (at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV steps)
AE Bracketing (3, 5 frames at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV, 2/3 EV, 1 EV, 2 EV steps)
WB Bracketing Yes ( 3 frames, H/L selectable)
Resolutions 1920 x 1080 (60, 24 fps), 1440 x 1080 (30fps), 640 x 424 (29.97 fps)
Format MPEG-4, AVCHD, H.264
Microphone Stereo
Speaker Mono
Storage types Memory Stick PRO Duo/Pro-HG Duo; SD, SDHC and SDXC
USB USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec)
HDMI Yes (mini HDMI Type C)
Remote control Yes (Wired or Wireless (Optional))
Environmentally sealed Yes (Dust and moisture resistant)
Battery Battery Pack
Battery description Lithium-Ion NP-FM500H rechargeable battery & charger
Battery Life (CIPA) 500
Weight (inc. batteries) 812 g (1.79 lb / 28.64 oz)
Dimensions 147 x 111 x 78 mm (5.79 x 4.37 x 3.07″)
Orientation sensor Yes
Timelapse recording No
GPS BuiltIn