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The Sony Alpha a77 MkII is an extraordinary high spec enthusiast / semi-pro digital SLR camera that has a hugely detailed 24.3 megapixel Exmor® CMOS sensor. Designed to ensure you never miss the moment in also has 12fps continuous shooting for amazing action sequences, and 79 AF points for a very sophisticated and accurate focus. The BIONZ X image processor makes sure even with all this information the camera never gets flustered.
Lock on to phenomenal clarity
The advanced AF system of the α77 II employs the world’s highest number of phase-detection points (79, with 15 cross-points) and gives reliable tracking even during 12 fps continuous shooting.
Fast-moving subjects meet their match - 79 Phase AF Points
Translucent Mirror Technology enables precise phase-detection AF in live view and movie modes. And get superior autofocus reliability with 79 high-density AF points—including 15 cross-type.
24.3MP APS-C CMOS sensor
Breathtaking image quality is yours. Gapless on-chip lens design optimises light collection to deliver an extra-wide sensitivity range of ISO 100 (expandable down to ISO 50) to ISO 25600.
BIONZ X image processing engine
This exclusive processor faithfully reproduces textures and details via extra high-speed processing capabilities. See minimised edge emphasis, reduced noise and sharpened clarity.
Enhanced in-body image stabilisation
Built-in image stabilisation works with any compatible lens throughout the entire focal range. This model also stabilises the viewfinder image when the shutter is depressed halfway for focus.
XGA OLED Tru-Finder
The bright XGA OLED Tru-Finder™ displays an exact preview of your final image, factoring in exposure settings. Expert features include 100% frame coverage and a wide 33˚ viewing angle.
Brilliant 1228k-dot, 3-way tiltable LCD monitor
Using unique WhiteMagic™ technology to nearly double brightness, this screen brings out every detail of your scene. It smoothly tilts to accommodate vertical framing and creative angles.
Total dust & moisture resistance for field shooting
The α77 II is fortified with ample measures against water and dirt,2 include sealing around main buttons and dials, double-layered protection of openings and tightly interlocked components.
Full HD 60p/24p movies
Vibrant moviemaking is yours, thanks to powerful continuous phase detection. Enjoy accurate, continuous tracking and focusing of fast-moving subjects—without time lag.
Connect with One-touch
Instantly transfer a photo or movie to your Android smartphone or tablet by simply touching it to the α77 II—thanks to built-in Wi-Fi and NFC. Then share it with ease.
Ultimate precision and craftsmanship
Broaden your photographic horizons with an expanded line-up of superb lenses. The α77 II empowers you to fully enjoy the renowned performance of professional-grade glass from Sony and Zeiss.
|Operating System Compatibility||Windows XP SP3 (32-bit), Windows Vista SP2, Windows 7 SP1; Mac OS X (v10.3-ｖ10.6), PMB is not compatible with Mac OS. Camera (via USB), Image Data Converter, and Image Data Lightbox software are compatible with Mac OS.|
|Supplied Software||PMB (Picture Motion Browser) v5.2; Image Data Converter SR v3.2; Image Data Lightbox SR v2.2|
|Image Stabilization||SteadyShot INSIDE™ in-body image stabilization|
|Auto High Dynamic Range||Yes, ((Auto/Level(1-5), Auto High Dynamic Range(Auto Exposure Difference, Exposure difference Level (1-6EV, 1.0EV step)), off)|
|Sweep Panorama||Horizontal (Wide/Standard), Vertical, and 3D Panorama|
|Face Detection||On/On (Regist. Faces)/Off|
|Smile Shutter™ technology||Smile shutter (selectable from 3 steps)|
|Camera Type||Sony A-mount interchangeable lens digital camera|
|Lens Compatibility||Sony A-mount lens|
|Continuous Shooting Speed||Continuous Priority AE (12fps), Continuous (Hi: up to 8fps,Low: up to 3fps)|
|Burst Buffer||Continuous Advance Priority AE mode: - Extra fine: 53 images - Fine: 60 images - Standard: 64 images - RAW & JPEG: 25 images - RAW: 26 images Continuous shooting - Extra fine: 56 images - Fine: 75 images - Standard: 93 images - RAW & JPEG: 26 images - RAW: 28 images|
|Flash Sync Speed||1/250 sec|
|Shutter Speeds||Still images: 1/8000 to 30 seconds, bulb; Movies: 1/8000 to 1/4 (1/3 step), up to 1/60 in AUTO mode (up to 1/30 in Auto slow shutter mode)|
|Self-timer||2-sec. or 10-sec. delay (3-5exposure selectable)|
|Shutter Type||Electronically-controlled, vertical-traverse, focal-plane shutter|
|Drive Mode||Single Shot, Continuous shooting (Hi or Lo selectable), Self-timer (10 or 2 sec delay selectable), Self-timer (Cont.) (with 10 sec delay 3 or 5 exposures selectable), Bracket: Cont. Bracket: Single, White Balance bracket, DRO bracket|
|D-Range Optimizer||Off, Dynamic Range Optimizer (Auto/Level (1-5)), Auto High Dynamic Range (Auto Exposure Difference, Exposure Difference Level (1-6 EV, 1.0 EV step))|
|Auto Exposure Lock||Yes with AE Lock button AE is also locked when focus is locked in multi-segment metering mode. ("AEL w/ shutter"(Auto/On/Off) is supported)|
|Exposure Compensation||+/-5.0 EV (1/3EV,1/2EV steps selectable)|
|Picture Effect(s)||13 modes: Posterization (Colour, B/W), Pop Colour, Retro Photo, Partial Colour (R, G, B, Y), High Contrast Monochrome, Toy Camera, Soft High-key, Soft Focus, HDR Painting, Rich-tone Monochrome, Miniature, Watercolour, Illustration|
|Exposure Settings||iAUTO, Superior Auto, Programmed AE (P), Aperture priority (A), Shutter priority (S), Manual (M), Memory Recall (MR1/2/3)), Sweep Panorama, Scene Selection, Movie (P/A/S/M), Continuous Advanced Priority (AE)|
|Scene Mode(s)||Portrait, Landscape, Macro, Sports action, Sunset, Night portrait, Night Scene, Handheld Twilight|
|Metering Modes||Multi-segment, Center-weighted, Spot|
|Metering Sensitivity||-2EV to 17EV (at ISO 100 equivalent w/ f/1.4 lens)|
|Metering||Advanced 1200-zone evaluative metering|
|ISO||Stills: ISO 100-25,600 selectable in 1/3 EV steps, Still Auto: ISO 100-25,600 selectable upper and lower limit, Movies: ISO 100-12,800 selectable in 1/3 EV steps, Movie Auto: ISO 100-12,800 selectable upper and lower limit|
|Noise Reduction||Long Exposure NR: (On/Off, available at shutter speeds longer than 1 second) High ISO NR (High/Normal/Low/Off selectable)|
|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))|
|Colour Temperature||2500 to 9900K & Colour Filter (G7 to M7: 15-steps, A7 to B7: 15-steps)|
|White Balance Mode||Auto WB, Daylight, Shade, Cloudy, Incandescent, Fluorescent (Warm White, Cool White, Day White, Daylight), Flash, Colour Temperature (2500 to 9900K), Colour Temp. Filter (G7 to M7, A7 to B7), Custom (1/2/3), Custom Set AWB micro adjustment; G7 to M7 (15-steps), A7 to B7 (15-steps) Bracketing; 3 frames, H/L selectable|
|Exposure Bracketing||Bracket: Cont./Bracket: Single, 3/5 frames selectable|
|Flash Bracketing||1/3, 1/2, 2/3, 1.0, 2.0, 3.0 EV steps, 3/5 frames selectable|
|Flash Metering System||ADI flash / Pre-flash TTL / Manual flash|
|Flash Compensation||±3.0 EV (switchable between 1/3 and 1/2 EV steps)|
|Recycling Time||Approx. 3 sec.|
|Flash Modes||Flash off, Auto flash, Fill-flash, Slow Sync., Rear Sync, Wireless, Hi-speed sync, Red-eye reduction (On/Off)|
|Guide Number||12 (in meters at ISO100)|
|Flash Coverage||16mm (focal length printed on lens body)|
|Flash Type||Built-in, Pop-up Auto|
|Focus Features||Eye-start AF, Lock-on AF, Eye Focus, Predictive control (AF-A, AF-C), Focus lock, AF On, Eye-start AF|
|AF Illuminator||Built-into flash, Range: approx. 3.3' to 16.4' (1m-5m)|
|Focus Sensitivity||EV -2 to 18 (at ISO100 equivalent) Focus Area Wide/ Zone/ Center/ Flexible Spot/ Expanded Flexible Spot, Lock-On AF: Wide/ Zone/ Center/ Flexible Spot/ Expanded Flexible Spot)|
|Focus Points||79 points (15 points cross type, with center F2.8 sensor) AF Modes Single-shot AF(AF-S), Continuous AF(AF-C), Automatic AF(AF-A) selectable, Direct Manual Focus (DMF), Manual Focus|
|Focus System||TTL phase detection AF (CCD line sensors)|
|Pixel Gross||Approx. 24.7 megapixels|
|Focal Length Conversion Factor||1.5x|
|Colour Filter System||RGB primary colour filters|
|Effective Picture Resolution||Approx. 24.3 megapixels|
|Anti Dust||Charge protection coating on image sensor and image sensor shift mechanism|
|Imaging Sensor||Exmor™ APS-C HD CMOS sensor (23.5 X 15.6mm)|
|Processor||BIONZ® X image processor|
|NFC||Yes (NFC Forum Type 3 Tag compatible, One-touch remote, One-touch sharing)|
|HDMI Terminal||HDMI® micro connector (Type-D)|
|Memory Card Slot||Dual compatibility slot: SD, SDHC, SDXC memory card and Memory Stick PRO Duo™/Pro-HG Duo™/PRO-HG HX Duo™ media|
|HD Output||HDMI micro connector (Type-D) BRAVIA Sync (link menu) PhotoTV HD 4K Still Image playback via HDMI to compatible 4K TV|
|Wi-Fi||Yes (Wi-Fi Compatible, IEEE 802.11b/g/n(2.4GHz band) )|
|Accessory Shoe||Multi-interface Shoe|
|Remote Jack||Yes, wired option|
|Tripod Mount||Yes - 1/4~20|
|Remote Commander||Yes; via optional RMT-DSLR2|
|USB Port(s)||Multi / Micro USB Terminal - USB2.0 Hi-speed (mass-storage, MTP)|
|Microphone Input||Yes (3.5 mm Stereo mini jack)|
|Peaking||Yes (Level setting: High/Mid/Low/Off, Colour: White/Red/Yellow)|
|Real-time image adjustment display||Yes(On/Off)|
|LCD Type||3.0" TFT LCD (1,228,800 dots)|
|Angle Adjustment||Tilt angle: Up: 150 degrees; Down: Approx. 180 degrees Rotation angle:180 degrees clockwise and 90 degrees counterclockwise.|
|Live View||Continuous Live View (LCD/EVF Auto, selectable)|
|Brightness Control||Auto, Manual (5 steps between -2 to +2)|
|Grid Display||Yes (Rule of thirds, 4x6 Square, Diagonal & 4x6 Square Grids, Off)|
|Customization||Grid, Histogram display, Digital Level Gauge, Grid Line, Magnified display for playback|
|OPTICS / LENS|
|Lens Mount Type||Sony A-mount|
|Battery Type||InfoLITHIUM® NP-FM500H (7.2V)|
|Number of Still Images||Approx. 410 images with viewfinder, 480 images with LCD monitor (CIPA standard)|
|Power Consumption (in View Finder Operation)||Still images: approx .3.5W(with DT 16-50mm F2.8 SSM lens attached), Movies: approx. 4.1 W(with DT 16-50mm F2.8 SSM lens attached)|
|Compatible standards||Exif Print, Print Image Matching III, DPOF setting|
|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)|
|Audio Format||AVCHD:Dolby Digital (AC-3) 2ch,Dolby Digital Stereo Creator; MP4:MPEG-4 AAC-LC 2ch|
|Video Format||AVCHD / MP4 (MPEG-4 AVC (H.264))|
|Video Mode||AVCHD: PS - 1920 x 1080/60p@28Mbps FX - 1920 x 1080/60i@24Mbps FH - 1920 x 1080/60i@17Mbps FX - 1920 x 1080/24p@24Mbps FH - 1920 x 1080/24p@17Mbps MP4: HD - 1440 x 1080/ 30p@12Mbps VGA - 640 x 480/ 30p@3Mbps|
|Colour Space||sRGB standard (with sYCC gamut) and Adobe RGB standard compatible with TRILUMINOS™ Colour|
|Still Image Size 16:9||L size: 6000 x 3376 (20M) M size: 4240 x 2400 (10M) S size: 3008 x1688 (5.1M)|
|Still Image Size 3:2||L size: 6000 x 4000 (24M) M size: 4240 x 2832 (12M) S size: 3008 x 2000 (6M)|
|Still Image Mode||JPEG (Standard, Fine, Extra Fine), RAW, RAW+JPEG|
|Media Type||SD, SDHC and SDXC memory card, Memory Stick PRO Duo™/Pro-HG Duo™ media|
|Still Image Max Effective Resolution||24.3MP|
|Microphone/Speaker||Built-in stereo microphone or ECM-XYST1M / ECM-CG50 (sold separately); Built-in, monaural speaker, Volume settings in 16 steps between 0 and 15|
|Still Image File Format||JPEG (DCF Ver. 2.0, Exif Ver. 2.3, MPF Baseline compliant), RAW (Sony ARW 2.3 format)|
|Type||0.5" XGA OLED EVF (Electronic viewfinder) (2,359k dots)|
|Field of View||100%|
|Magnification||1.09x (with 50mm lens at infinity, -1m-1 )|
|Diopter Adjustment||-4.0m to +3.0m|
|WEIGHTS AND DIMENSIONS|
|Dimensions (Approx.)||Approx. 5~5/8” x 4~1/8” × 3~1/4” (142.6 × 104.2 × 80.9 mm) (W/H/D) excluding protrusions|
|Weight (Approx.)||1 lb 6.8 oz (647g) (excl battery, lens & media) Approx. 1 lb 9.6 oz (725g) (w/ battery & media)|