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Sony Alpha A77

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Sony Alpha A77

$999.99
Sony Alpha A77
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A good spec and positively reviewed SLR digital camera, with a staggeringly high 24.3MP megapixels but representing poor value for money
SLR 24.3MP 6000 X 4000 Pixels CMOS Oct 2013
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Sony Alpha A77 Review

With excellent reviews but good features, we have ranked the Sony Alpha A77 number 424 across all digital cameras.
89
Reviews
18 Reviews
34
Value for Money
Poor
61
Features
Good Features
55
Overall Score
Average

Why Has it Scored 55?

It has good expert reviews and superb user reviews with 100% of buyers recommending this digital camera to others.
This digital camera is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer digital cameras with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest digital cameras 2017.
This Sony digital camera has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
6000 x 4000 pixels image resolution
Higher than average megapixels
Heavier than average

Sony Alpha A77 Video Reviews

How Big is the Sony Alpha A77?

The Sony Alpha A77 is 142.6mm wide and 80.9mm tall. It is 104mm deep and weighs 653g.

Sony Alpha A77 front dimensions

Sony Alpha A77 In-Depth Analysis

Value For Money

Poor Value for Money

The product has excellent reviews but mediocre features and at $999.99 it is more expensive than 85% of digital cameras.

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We found a cheaper price for the Sony Alpha A77 of £949.00 ($949.00) in the United Kingdom. That's a saving of $50.99.

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Features

6000 X 4000 Pixels Image Resolution

The highest image resolution of the Alpha A77 is 6000 x 4000 pixels. That's 51% higher resolution than a 4608 x 3456 pixels camera, which is the most common resolution. Across all cameras the resolution ranges from 640 x 480 pixels (worst) to 8256 x 6192 pixels (best).

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Higher Than Average Megapixels

Digital cameras have megapixels of between 0.3MP and 80MP, and the average megapixels is 16MP. The Alpha A77's sensor megapixels of 24.3MP is very high compared to most other cameras. It is higher than 96% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Wide Range of Optical Zooms Depending On Lens Used

This Sony camera has interchangeable lenses so the optical zoom depends on the lens being used. This means that a wide range of optical zooms are possible with this camera.

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1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels Video Resolution

This digital camera has a maximum video resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD) pixels, which is the most commonly found resolution on digital cameras. A video resolution of 1920 x 1080 is known as "Full HD".

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Higher Than Average Maximum ISO Sensitivity

The maximum ISO sensitivity of the Sony Alpha A77 of 51,200 is higher than 95% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature. Digital cameras have ISO sensitivities (max) of between 200 and 820,000, and the average maximum ISO sensitivity is 14,000.

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Wide Range of Minimum Aperture Numbers Depending On Lens Used

This digital camera has interchangeable lenses so the minimum aperture number depends on the lens being used. This means that a wide range of minimum aperture numbers are possible with this camera.

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Optical Image Stabilisation May Be Available With Some Lenses

This digital camera has interchangeable lenses so whether this camera has an image stabilizer depends on the lens being used.

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Has a Built-In Flash

built-in flash

The Alpha A77 has a built-in flash. 66% of digital cameras also have a built-in flash.

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Heavier Than Average

The weight of the Sony Alpha A77 of 647g is in the heaviest 8% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature. Digital cameras have weights of between 50g and 1.5kg, and the average weight is 300g.

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Wide Range of Minimum Focal Lengths (35mm Film Equiv) Depending On Lens Used

This Sony digital camera has interchangeable lenses so the minimum focal length (35mm film equiv) depends on the lens being used. This means that a wide range of minimum focal lengths (35mm film equiv) are possible with this camera.

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Has a Self-Timer

The Alpha A77 has a self-timer. 85% of cameras do not have a self-timer.

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6000 X 4000 Still Image Resolution

The Alpha A77 supports a maximum still image resolution of 6000 x 4000. That's over four times the resolution of a 2880 x 1920 digital camera, which is the most common resolution supported by digital cameras. Digital cameras resolutions range from 384 x 480 (worst) to 6016 x 4016 (best).

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Has a Vari-Angle LCD Display

The Alpha A77 has a vari-angle LCD display, which is unusual. 86% of digital cameras do not have a vari-angle LCD display.

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480 Battery Life

The Alpha A77 is a camera that takes 480 shots battery life. Most of the other digital cameras take between 4 and 4,699 battery life.

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Average Display Diagonal

The display diagonal of the Alpha A77 of 3" is fairly average compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the largest 61% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Higher Than Average Display Resolution

The Alpha A77's display resolution of 1,230,000 pixels is very high compared to most other digital cameras. It is higher than 96% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature. Across all the digital cameras the display resolutions range from 23,000 pixels to 6,300,000 pixels, and the average display resolution is 590,000 pixels.

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Supports Full HD Video

Full HD video

The Sony Alpha A77 supports Full HD video, unlike 84% of digital cameras which do not support Full HD video.

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Average Digital Zoom

The digital zoom of the Sony Alpha A77 of 4x is fairly standard compared to most other digital cameras. It is bigger than 65% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Supports Live View

The Sony Alpha A77 supports live view. 85% of cameras do not support live view.

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Supports Wi-Fi

The Alpha A77 supports Wi-Fi, which is unusual. 72% of digital cameras do not support Wi-Fi.

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Has an Anti-Dust Function

The Alpha A77 has an anti-dust function, which is unusual. 93% of digital cameras do not have an anti-dust function.

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Features Saturation Adjustment

The Sony Alpha A77 features saturation adjustment. 89% of cameras do not feature saturation adjustment.

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Features Contrast Adjustment

The Alpha A77 features contrast adjustment, unlike 86% of cameras which do not feature contrast adjustment.

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Features Brightness Adjustment

The Sony Alpha A77 features brightness adjustment, unlike 82% of digital cameras which do not feature brightness adjustment.

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Supports Near Field Communication (NFC)

The Sony Alpha A77 supports Near Field Communication (NFC). 89% of digital cameras do not support Near Field Communication (NFC).

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Supports Dioptic Correction

The Alpha A77 supports dioptic correction, which is unusual. 92% of digital cameras do not support dioptic correction.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

canon ilca77m2qcec, sony alphailca77m2, sony ilca77m2qcec, canon ilca77m2cec, sony ilca77m2cec, sony w18135mm, slta77vqcee5, sony vgc77am, slta77vkcee5, sonyslta77vk, slta77vqcee4, slta77vkcee4, sony w1855mm, slta77vqcee2, slta77vkcee2, slta77vcee4, slta77vqceh, slta77vcee5, sony a77ii, slta77vceh, slta77vl, slta77vm, slta77m, slta77k, slta77q

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