The Sony Alpha a77 II DSLR Camera features a 24.3MP APS-C CMOS sensor and BIONZ X image processor which produces high-resolution still images and Full HD movies with marked low-light quality and sensitivity to ISO 25600. The camera image processor also lends itself to continuous shooting up to 12 fps for up to 26 RAW frames. The camera unique Translucent Mirror Technology effectively directs light to both the image sensor and focus sensor simultaneously. This enables the expansive 79-point AF system, which includes 15 cross-type points to work continuously even while recording video and photographing in a continuous shooting mode.
The camera has a 3.0" 1,229k-dot LCD screen at the rear which features a three-way tilting design to facilitate easier use from both high and low angles, it also incorporates WhiteMagic technology for easier viewing in bright light. The 0.5" 2.359k-dot Tru-Finder OLED EVF offers 100% frame coverage and a refined optical design to provide a natural viewing perspective and magnification. The camera has built-in Wi-Fi connectivity with support for NFC enabled devices to support remote camera control and image sharing to linked mobile devices. The camera has also a Multi-Interface shoe for attaching external flashes or microphones.
SENSOR & PROCESSOR
The Sony camera features a 24.3MP APS-C CMOS sensor and BIONZ X image processor to work together to produce high-resolution images with minimal noise. It has ISO 25600 sensitivity for low-light quality The camera sensor utilizes a gapless on-chip lens design, which fills the gaps between neighboring pixels with optimized lenses that match the angle of incidence to increase light gathering ability and produce edge-to-edge sharpness and quality. The camera BIONZ X processor contributes to providing a wealth of speed throughout the camera system, including a top continuous shooting rate of 12 fps for up to 26 RAW frames and Full HD 1080i/p video recording in multiple frame rates.
The Sony Camera comes with built-in Wi-Fi connectivity which enables instant transferring of images to mobile devices for direct sharing online to social networking. The camera also supports NFC (Near Field Communication), which allows for one-touch connection between the camera and compatible mobile devices.