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Sony Alpha A77 Digital Camera

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SLR 24.3MP CMOS Jan 2015
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24.3MP APS-C CMOS Sensor With Gapless On-chip Lens Design Upgraded Exmor CMOS Sensor enhances sensitivity and reduces noise by filling gaps between on-chip lenses. Sensor offers 20% higher... More
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34 Reasons For

Twenty-Five Industry Awards

This SLR digital camera is one of the most highly awarded by experts of all the cameras of a comparable age and spec.

This camera received an "Editor's Choice" from PC Mag, Digitaltrends.com, Camcorderinfo.com, Photoreview.com.au, Log.com.tr and Reviewed.com all of whom wrote that this SLR digital camera was excellent.

The reviewers at Ephotozine, Camera Labs, Lydogbilde.no, Ljudochbild.se and Lydogbillede.dk all concluded that this Sony camera was great and gave it their "Highly Recommended" award.

The editors of four more expert review sites all concluded that they would endorse this SLR digital camera. Trusted Reviews, M3.idg.se, Akam.no and Gagadget.com all gave this camera a "Recommended" award.

An additional three expert review sites all thought that this digital camera was good. This Sony digital camera received a DP Review "Silver" award and it received a "Gold" award from What Digital Camera. Furthermore, the writer at Buy-n-shoot.com decided that this digital camera was outstanding and gave it a "Platinum" award.

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Expert Reviews Are Good

Sixty-five experts from sites including What Digital Camera, PhotographyBlog.com, DP Review and Ephotozine have rated this camera on average 86 out of 100. Camera experts think this SLR digital camera is one of the better digital cameras of a comparable spec and age.

Excellent User Reviews

On average, people who bought this Sony digital camera rated it as brilliant. That puts this SLR digital camera in the top 19% of all the SLR cameras that have been around for more than a year.

Good Quality Lens

Some Sony Alpha A77 owners who bought it reckoned that it had a good autofocus. Alanscape mentioned “It's an almost faultless camera (maybe the focus point could be indicated in 'review' mode” and gave it a very good review score. Amazon Customer gave the product a score of 5 stars and said on Amazon “If you shoot sports there is nothing like it for focusing, sooo fast incredibly fast”. Ernie wrote in his Sony Alpha A77 review on Amazon “The new focusing, tracking etc, is excellent”.

Some people who purchased it considered that it had a good lens. Dr. Paul Ell mentioned “Comparing photos using the old camera with exactly the same lens and the new camera the images seem even crisper” in his review. Ian Cooper rated the product 5 stars and he mentioned in his Sony Alpha A77 review on Amazon “The 16-50 lens is a beauty”. Five years ago Pcmag.com mentioned in their review of this digital camera “A sharp f/2.8 kit lens”.

One Sony Alpha A77 reviewer who purchased it said that it had a good zoom. Tristian Hill mentioned on Amazon two years ago “The Clear Zoom is great, too”.

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Robust

Fourteen people who reviewed the Sony Alpha A77 reckoned that it was well made. Five years ago Pcmag.com rated the product 5 stars and mentioned in their review of the Sony Alpha A77 on expert website PC Mag “Solid low-light performance”. Expert website Ephotozine.com wrote in their review of this digital camera “The Sony Alpha A77 is an enjoyable camera to use that is capable of producing some excellent photos, with great colour, detail and extremely solid exposure performance”. Ephotozine.com also mentioned “A65 are capable of producing some excellent photos, with great colour, detail and extremely solid exposure performance”.

Easy to Use

A number of Sony Alpha A77 reviewers who reviewed the product reckoned that it was easy to use. Alanscape wrote on Amazon “To use the modern expression, for me it "ticks all the boxes"” and gave this digital camera a rating of 5 stars. Expert review site Chip.com.my wrote “The Sony A77 MkII is a great camera to use by both budding enthusiasts”. Chip.com.my also said “Its autofocus is easy to use”.

Several people agreed that the product was easy to use the menus. Mr Baz he wrote three years ago “Higher ISO shooting possible for footage (up to 12800)+ Menus are extensive”. Some people considered that this digital camera was comfortable and easy to hold. Asia.cnet.com mentioned “The grip is comfy, i” in their review of this digital camera and rated the product 4 stars.

A number of people who bought it concluded that it was easy to handle. Six years ago Imaging-Resource.com mentioned on Imaging Resource.com “The Sony A77 reaches into pro territory, able to capture 12 frames per second with a 24.3-megapixel camera that feels great and handles like”. Five years ago expert website Techmagnifier.com said in their Sony Alpha A77 review “Alpha 77 offers excellent image quality, great handling, impressive build quality, quick full-time phase detection AF system”.

One person said in their reviews that this digital camera had a good interface. One purchaser mentioned on Amazon “The new a77MKII has a new Multi Interface Shoe” in their review of the Sony Alpha A77.

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Good Video Capture

Some Sony Alpha A77 reviewers who bought it said that it was good for video recording. Benjamin Irwin-Gordon said in his review “Both the performance for video and photos is excellent” and rated the Sony Alpha A77 as excellent. Mr Baz wrote in his review three years ago “The dynamic range is better+ New video options including zebras” . Pcmag.com said in their review “The Sony Alpha 77 pumps out 24-megapixel stills at 10.3 frames per second and records 1080p60 video with continuous autofocus” .

Good Quality Pictures

A few customers agreed that it was able to produce good images. Pcmag.com mentioned in their Sony Alpha A77 review on expert review site PC Mag “The Sony Alpha 77 II ($1,199.99, body only) is a camera that's sure to be of keen interest to photographers who capture fast action”. Expert review site Whatdigitalcamera.com wrote six years ago “The Alpha A77 is a fantastic piece of kit that's dripping with a host of features to keep the serious photographer happy” in their review. Evogadget.com said in their Sony Alpha A77 review “We see in this article that the Sony Alpha SLT-A77V as a camera that is capable of taking pictures and shooting videos in a fluid, fast”.

Nine Sony Alpha A77 owners mentioned in their reviews that this digital camera had a good picture resolution. Photographyblog.com gave the product a rating of 5 stars and mentioned on expert review site PhotographyBlog.com “The A77 offers a 24.3 megapixel sensor, 12fps burst shooting, 1080p Full HD movies, high-resolution OLED viewfinder, 3-inch free-angle LCD, 19-point auto-focus wit”. Camcorderinfo.com wrote five years ago “With its coveted NEX line of compact system cameras, Sony has built a solid foundation of cameras that are great for shooting video in addition to still images” in their review. Also five years ago expert review site Asia.cnet.com mentioned “We'll lead off by saying that we enjoyed shooting with the Sony Alpha SLT-A77 more than any camera since the Nikon D7000”.

A number of customers thought the Sony Alpha A77 had a good image sensor. Expert review site Dpreview.com mentioned “The A77 Mark II features a new autofocus sensor” in their review of this digital camera and scored the product 80 out of 100. Expert review site Brisbanetimes.com.au wrote “The smaller camera has a larger sensor”. Expert review site Digitalcameraworld.com wrote in their Sony Alpha A77 review “The Sony α77 mark II has a 24 million-pixel sensor.” .

A few people who purchased the Sony Alpha A77 considered that it was good in low light.

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Good Screen / Viewfinder

Several people who bought it agreed that it had a good viewfinder. Three years ago Ernie wrote on Amazon “The view finder is very bright and clear in all light conditions”. Ian Cooper rated the product as very good and he mentioned in his review of the Sony Alpha A77 “Even before I'd taken a photo was how much theyd improved the viewfinder it now behaves very much like an optical equivalent in”. Mr Mutt said in his Sony Alpha A77 review “The A77's massively improved viewfinder is also key to ensuring the A77 can hold its own against the very stiff competition it f” .

A number of Sony Alpha A77 reviewers who purchased this digital camera considered that it had an electronic viewfinder. Whatdigitalcamera.com said on expert website What Digital Camera six years ago “The OLED EVF is the best example we've ever seen, allowing you to just get on” in their review.

One customer who bought it concluded that it had a good screen.

One Sony Alpha A77 owner thought the product was mirrorless. Expert review site Digitalone.com.sg wrote in their review “With Sony basking in the success of its mirrorless cameras, such as the NEX-7” and gave the Sony Alpha A77 a rating of 4 stars.

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Nice Design

A number of customers who bought the Sony Alpha A77 concluded that it was a good design. Digitalversus.com gave it a score of 80 out of 100 and wrote on expert review site Digital Versus three years ago “The Sony Alpha 77's revolutionary design made a real impact (electronic viewfinder, excellent responsiveness, fully-adjustable screen” in their review. Reviewed.com said “The A77's familiar design is packed with fresh, useful, well-executed technology that enhances the shooting experience without really changing the traditional feel that photographers love” in their Sony Alpha A77 review and rated it 5 stars.

One customer who reviewed it reckoned that it was luxurious. Expertreviews.co.uk mentioned on expert review site Expert Reviews three years ago “Just as big as upmarket SLRs' optical viewfinders”.

One Sony Alpha A77 owner who reviewed the product said that it was good looking. Expert review site Digitalcameraworld.com wrote in their Sony Alpha A77 review “The results were pretty interesting, with a few cameras falling into bo”.

One Sony Alpha A77 owner said in their reviews that the product was ergonomic. Expert website Alphr.com wrote “Sublime ergonomics, boldly innovative” nonetheless they only rated the product 67 out of 100.

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Good Product Quality

A number of Sony Alpha A77 owners said in their reviews that this digital camera was good quality. Amazon Customer mentioned in their review “Brings out a great quality”. Pash said “Are extremely pleased with the picture quality” in their Sony Alpha A77 review. Expert review site Cnet.com.au wrote “This top-end Sony camera ticks all the right boxes from image quality to blisteringly fast shooting”.

Good Technical Features

A few Sony Alpha A77 reviewers who reviewed it mentioned that it had good features. Photographyblog.com said on PhotographyBlog.com “The 24.3 megapixel A77 II features a class-leading 79-point auto-focus system with 15 cross-sensors, 12fps b” in their Sony Alpha A77 review and rated the Sony Alpha A77 as very good. Cnet.com.au gave the product a rating of 4 stars and said in their Sony Alpha A77 review on expert website CNET.com.au six years ago “Sony's strength in the camera arena has long been adding a range of class-leading features that leave the”. Expert website Expertreviews.co.uk said in their review of this digital camera “Packed with features and impressive strengths including a superb kit lens.” but despite that they scored it 60 out of 100.

Good Connectivity

A number of people who reviewed this digital camera concluded that it was wifi compatible. Three years ago expert review site Whatdigitalcamera.com wrote “The Sony Alpha A77 Mark II replaces the ageing original with the addition of built-in Wi-fi” in their review of the Sony Alpha A77.

Good Battery Life

Some customers who purchased it reckoned that it had a good battery life. Mr Baz wrote on Amazon three years ago “I think this has hit the battery a bit (even with NFC”. Pash mentioned in their Sony Alpha A77 review on Amazon “As a bonus the battery from the old a-200 fits this new model so I have got a spare at no extra cost”. Six years ago Cnet.com.au wrote in their review on expert review site CNET.com.au “If only it had a better battery and was a little more snappy in everyday use, we would have no qualms in recommending it wholeheartedly” and gave the product a score of 4 stars.

Good Support

A number of people who reviewed it said that it had good technical guidance. William Rowse said in their Sony Alpha A77 review “Focus options so not easy as Sonys few small pages doesant help much at”.

Good Brand

Sony is one of the superior digital camera manufacturers according to average reviews from users and experts, and Sony also has good reviews for its SLR cameras.

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Good Flash

Several Sony Alpha A77 reviewers who purchased it concluded that it had a good flash.

Supports Wi-Fi

The Alpha A77 supports wi-Fi. Most of the other cameras of this type and age do not support wi-Fi.

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Supports Full HD Video

supports Full HD video

The Alpha A77 supports Full HD video. Most of the other cameras that have been around for a comparable time to the Alpha A77 do not support Full HD video.

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Has a Built-In Flash

has a built-in flash

The Alpha A77 has a built-in flash. Most of the other SLR cameras that have been available for a similar time to the Alpha A77 also have a built-in flash.

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Quite High ISO Sensitivity (max)

At 51,200, the Alpha A77 has a quite high ISO sensitivity (max) compared to most of the other digital cameras of this type and age. The ISO sensitivity (max)s of SLR cameras that have been on the market for a comparable time to the Alpha A77 range from 6,400 to 52,000, and the average ISO sensitivity (max) is 26,000.

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6000 X 4000 Still Image Resolution(s)

The Sony Alpha A77 has a 6000 x 4000 still image resolution(s) which is higher than the 1920 x 1280 still image resolution(s) found on most cameras of a comparable age and type to it. In addition, this Sony digital camera have still image resolution(s)s of 4240 x 2832, 3008 x 2000, 6000 x 3376, 4240 x 2400, 3008 x 1688, 8192 x 1856, 3872 x 2160 and 12416 x 1856 and 5536 x 2160.

This digital camera's still image resolution (6000 x 4000) is in fact the best still image resolution amongst all SLR cameras that were launched around the same time as the Alpha A77.

The worst still image resolution amongst comparable types of digital camera is 480 x 480.

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Supports Three Image Formats Supporteds

The number of supported image formats on the Alpha A77 is more than most cameras that came out more than a year ago. This Sony camera supports a JPG image formats supported, which is the most commonly supported image formats supported supported by SLR cameras that were launched more than a year ago. The image formats supporteds "EXIF" and "RAW" are also supported by this camera.

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Very Large Viewfinder Screen Size

The Alpha A77 has a very large viewfinder screen size (0.5 inches) compared to most of the other cameras of this spec and age. Digital cameras of a comparable spec and age to the Alpha A77 have viewfinder screen sizes of between 0.2" and 0.5", and the average viewfinder screen size is 0.33".

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Quite High Display Resolution (numeric)

The Alpha A77 has a quite high display resolution (numeric) (1,228,800 pixel) compared to most of the other SLR cameras that are a similar age to the Alpha A77. Digital cameras of this age and spec have display resolution (numeric)s of between 460,000 pixels and 1,300,000 pixels.

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Has Seven White Balances

The number of white balance modes found on the Alpha A77 is more than most SLR cameras that were launched around the same time as it. This Sony digital camera has a Shade white balance, which is the most commonly found white balance found on digital cameras of this age and spec. The white balances "Auto", "Cloudy", "Daylight", "Flash", "Fluorescent" and "Incandescent" are also found on this digital camera.

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Very Big Battery Capacity

The Alpha A77 has one of the biggest battery capacitys (1,650 milliampere * hour) amongst similar spec cameras of this age. The battery capacitys of cameras of a comparable age and type to the Alpha A77 range from 1,000mAh to 1,700mAh, and the average battery capacity is 1,200mAh.

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Has Four Photo Effectss

The number of photo effects found on the Alpha A77 is more than most digital cameras of a similar type and age to it. This Sony camera has a Black&White photo effects, which is the most frequently found photo effects found on cameras of a comparable spec and age to the Alpha A77. The photo effectss "Neutral", "Sepia" and "Vivid" are also found on this Sony digital camera.

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±2EV (1/2, 1/3 EV Step) Flash Exposure Correction

The Alpha A77 has a ±2EV (1/2, 1/3 EV step) flash exposure correction which is wider than the ±2EV (1/3 EV step) flash exposure correction found on most digital cameras that have been around for more than a year. Across all cameras of this age and spec the worst flash exposure correction is ±3EV (1/3 EV step) and the best is ±3EV (1/2; 1/3 EV step).

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BIONZ X Image Processor

This camera has a BIONZ X image processor, which is typical of many similar spec cameras that have been on the market for more than a year.

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Has Four Light Exposure Modess

The number of light exposure modes found on the Alpha A77 is more than most digital cameras of this spec and age. This camera has a Manual light exposure modes, which is the most frequently found light exposure modes found on SLR cameras that are a comparable age to the Alpha A77. The light exposure modess "Aperture priority AE", "Auto" and "Shutter priority AE" are also found on this Sony camera.

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Supports Five ISO Sensitivitys

The number of ISO speeds supported by the Alpha A77 is more than most digital cameras of a comparable age and type to it. This camera supports a 100 ISO sensitivity, which is the most commonly supported ISO sensitivity supported by digital cameras that have been on the market for a comparable time to the Alpha A77. The ISO sensitivitys "50", "12800", "25600" and "51200" are also supported by this digital camera.

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Very Short Flash Sync-Speed

The Sony Alpha A77 has a quite short flash sync-speed (only 0.004 seconds) compared to most of the other SLR cameras that are a similar age to the Alpha A77. The flash sync-speeds of SLR cameras that are a comparable age to the Alpha A77 range from 0.004s to 1s.

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Very Small ISO Sensitivity (min)

Across all the cameras that are a comparable age to the Alpha A77 the ISO sensitivity (min)s range from 50 to 200. The Alpha A77 has one of the smaller ISO sensitivity (min)s (only 50) amongst similar spec digital cameras of this age.

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11 Reasons Against

Unacceptable Noise Level

One Sony Alpha A77 owner considered that it was not noisy. Expert review site Alphr.com wrote in their Sony Alpha A77 review five years ago “The Alpha SLT-A77's disappointing image noise levels let it down” but even so they still rated the Sony Alpha A77 3 stars.

Not Good in Terms of Size

Five Sony Alpha A77 owners who reviewed this digital camera concluded that it was not heavy and bulky. Digitaltrends.com wrote in their review “The SLT-A77 looks like a traditional enthusiast DSLR – it's big, heavy and peppered with buttons” . Five years ago expert website Camcorderinfo.com mentioned “The Sony A77 is a big, heavy interchangeable lens camera that has a sophisticated set of video controls” in their Sony Alpha A77 review yet they scored it 5 stars. Asia.cnet.com mentioned also five years ago “It's heavy, especially with the 16-50mm kit lens (which, by the way, has become our favorite Sony lens).” but despite that they still scored it 4 stars.

One person who reviewed the product concluded that it was not lightweight. Three years ago Amateurphotographer.co.uk mentioned “The Sony Alpha 77 II is by no means a lightweight camera.” in their review.

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Does Not Have a GPS (satellite)

The Alpha A77 does not have a GPS (satellite). Most of the other cameras of this age and type also do not have a GPS (satellite).

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Not Waterproof

The Alpha A77 is not waterproof. Most of the other cameras that have been around for more than a year are also not waterproof.

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Does Not Have an Image Stabilizer

The Sony Alpha A77 does not have an image stabilizer, although this is within the context that most of the other digital cameras of this age and type also do not have an image stabilizer.

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Not 3D

The Alpha A77 is not 3D, although it is worth noting that most of the other digital cameras that are a comparable age to the Alpha A77 are also not 3D.

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Does Not Support Video Capability

The Alpha A77 does not support video capability, although it is worth keeping in mind that most of the other comparable spec digital cameras that have been around for a similar time to the Alpha A77 also do not support video capability.

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Very Small Digital Zoom

The Alpha A77 has a quite small digital zoom (only 4 times zoom factor) compared to most of the other cameras that were released around the same time as the Alpha A77. The digital zooms of SLR cameras that are a similar age to the Alpha A77 range from 4x to 8x, and the average digital zoom is 6x.

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Only Features Five Flash Modess

The number of flash modes featured on the Alpha A77 is more than most digital cameras that were launched more than a year ago. This digital camera features an Auto flash modes, which is the most frequently featured flash modes featured on SLR cameras that came out more than a year ago. The flash modess "Fill-in", "Flash off", "Red-eye reduction" and "Slow synchronization" are also featured on this camera.

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Very Short Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)

The Alpha A77 has one of the shorter maximum focal length (35mm film equiv)s (only 82.5 millimeters) amongst SLR cameras of this age. Across all the cameras of a comparable age and type to the Alpha A77 the maximum focal length (35mm film equiv)s range from 82mm to 220mm.

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Only Supports Four Audio Formats Supporteds

The Alpha A77 has a greater number of audio formats than most digital cameras of a similar age and type to it. The most frequently supported audio formats supported is AAC++, but this audio formats supported is not supported by this camera. The audio formats supporteds AAC, AC3, LC-AAC and MP4 are also supported by this digital camera.

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6 Other reasons to consider the Sony Alpha A77

Released Over Two Years Ago

This Sony digital camera has been on the market for over two years.

Average Display Diagonal

With a display diagonal of 3 inches, the Alpha A77 has a pretty average display diagonal compared to most of the other digital cameras of a comparable spec and age to the Alpha A77.

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Average Megapixel

The Alpha A77 has a fairly standard megapixel (24.3 megapixels) compared to most of the other cameras that were released more than a year ago.

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Average Weight

The Alpha A77 has a fairly typical weight (647 grams) compared to most of the other SLR cameras that came out more than a year ago.

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SD Compatible Memory Cards

SD compatible memory cards

This digital camera supports an MS PRO Duo|MS XC-HG Duo|SD|SDHC|SDXC compatible memory cards, which is the most commonly supported compatible memory cards on comparable spec cameras that are a similar age to it. SD cards are by far the most common type of memory card. They are compatible with the majority of digital cameras.

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MOS Sensor Type

This digital camera has a CMOS sensor type, which is the most commonly found sensor type on SLR cameras that have been available for a similar time to it.

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Specification

Picture Quality
Camera Type
Megapixel
Image Stabilizer
Sensor Type
Still Image Resolution(s)
Maximum Image Resolution
Image Formats Supported
Image Sensor Size (W X H)
Total Megapixels
Image Stabilizer Location
Sensor Format
Supported Aspect Ratios
Design
Colour of Product
Lens System
Digital Zoom
Maximum Aperture Number
Minimum Aperture Number
Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)
Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)
Focal Length Range (f-F)
Lens Type
Lens Structure (elements/groups)
Lens Mount Interface
Number of Diaphragm Blades
Filter Size
Focusing
Auto Focusing (AF) Modes
Auto Focus (AF) Lock
Focus Adjustment
Light Exposure
Light Exposure Modes
ISO Sensitivity
ISO Sensitivity (max)
ISO Sensitivity (min)
Light Metering
Light Exposure Correction
Light Exposure Control
Shutter
Slowest Camera Shutter Speed
Fastest Camera Shutter Speed
Flash
Flash Modes
Flash Exposure Correction
Video
Full HD Video
Maximum Video Resolution
Video Recording
HD Type
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Audio Formats Supported
Voice Recording
Memory
Compatible Memory Cards
Display
Display Diagonal
Display
Vari-Angle LCD Display
Field of View
Display Resolution (numeric)
Viewfinder
Viewfinder Screen Size
Viewfinder Type
Ports & Interfaces
USB Connector Type
HDMI
USB Connector
Camera
White Balance
Photo Effects
Self-Timer Delay
Histogram
Dioptre Correction
Anti-Dust Function
Camera File System
Live View
Saturation Adjustment
Contrast Adjustment
Brightness Adjustment
Diopter Adjustment (D-D)
Scene Modes
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Lens Weight
Lens Length
Lens Diameter
Weight (including Battery)
Battery
Power Source Type
Number of Batteries Supported
Battery Type
Battery Capacity
Battery Life (CIPA Standard)
Battery Voltage
Packaging Content
Cables Included
Batteries Included
Battery Charger Included
Networking
Wi-Fi
Near Field Communication (NFC)
Other Features
Built-In Flash
Technical Details
Image Processor
Self-Timer

25 Awards

Digitaltrends.com Editor's Choice camcorderinfo.com Editor's Choice reviewed.com Editor's Choice buy-n-shoot.com Platinum log.com.tr Editor's Choice PC Mag Editor's Choice Digital Versus 5 Star Camera Labs Highly Recommended 01net.com 5 Star Pocket Lint Hot Product Les Numeriques.com 5 Star Akam.no Recommended M3.idg.se Recommended DP Review Silver chip.com.my Outstanding Trusted Reviews Recommended Magnus.de Test Winner ljudochbild.se Especially Recommended Lydogbilde.no Especially Recommended 5 star lydogbillede.dk Especially Recommended 5 Star PhotographyBlog.com Essential Ephotozine Highly Recommended What Digital Camera Gold gagadget.com Recommended photoreview.com.au Editor's Choice

Expert Reviews

(121)
8 January 2016

The number of APS-C semi-professional cameras remains remarkably small, with the Sony A77 II being one of the most well-rounded models in both sensor performance and features. The body is only... Read more…

22 April 2015

The Sony a77 II is the perfect choice for those seeking pro-grade shooting and AF speeds for well-under pro-grade prices. No moving mirror means the a77 II can successfully use continuous AF...

DP Review

We recently asked our readers on Facebook to tell us which camera they'd love to buy if money were no object and which camera they would realistically buy within their current budget. The results... Read more…

22 October 2014

Fast and feature-packed, the Sony A77 II delivers for image quality too...

16 October 2014

Sony's Alpha 77 Mark 2 DSLR is a solid, fast-shooting camera that can do it all, but it especially shines in low-light settings. A variation on the conventional DSLR, Sony's Alpha 77 M2...

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User Reviews

(112)
Reviewed 20 July 2014 by Dcisive
Dcisive would recommend the Sony Alpha SLT-A77 mk2

After selling off a complete Fuji X-T1 system I looked long and hard to see what system would deliver the goods. For my paid jobs as well as personal. After trying several offerings from all the... Read more…

Reviewed 31 August 2014 by Tom
Tom would recommend the Sony Alpha SLT-A77 mk2 (Verified Purchase)

While I already own an A77 I purchased the A77ii for indoor basketball with the Tamron 70-200 f2.8 USD. It's a great combination able to track all the action and providing usable IQ up to iso6400.... Read more…

Reviewed 22 September 2014 by Trisha
Trisha would recommend the Sony Alpha SLT-A77 mk2 (Verified Purchase)

I have the a77 & now the A77 mark 2. I love it and use it for everything. Love all the AF point's on the new a77. And the speed. I will never go with any body else but sony!

JR would recommend the Sony Alpha SLT-A77 mk2

This camera is first class and I love it, well that was right up until the minute I got the error message, flashing hand with error, after trying figure out what the issue was I eventually found... Read more…

Reviewed 24 March 2015 by KoreyMac22
KoreyMac22 would recommend the Sony Alpha SLT-A77 mk2 (Verified Purchase)

I already had the A77 "mark I" and I have been extremely happy with everything about it. I wanted an upgrade and like the full body feel of a heavy camear because it forces me to be a little more... Read more…

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers ilca68, ilca68k, sony a77, sony a77i, sony 77m2, sony a77ii, sony slta77, sony slta77v, sony ilca77m2, sony 7015209b, sony 7015209k, sony ilca77m2q, canon ilca77m2, sony ilca77m2c, canon ilca77m2q, sony ilca77m2ce, sony ilca77m2qc, canon ilca77m2c, canon ilca77m2qc, sony ilca77m2cec, sony ilca77m2qce, canon ilca77m2ce, canon ilca77m2qce, sony ilca77m2qcec, canon ilca77m2cec, canon ilca77m2qcec
Barcodes 00006536110215, 03662362040062, 03662362040260, 03662362040338, 04056572580422, 04905524979237, 04905524979299

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