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Sony Alpha A77 II Digital Camera

SLR 24.3MP CMOS Apr 2014
Camera Type Megapixel Image Stabilizer Sensor Type Release Date
Ultra-high Resolution Exmor CMOS Sensor Enjoy an upgraded APS-C format sensor with 24.3 effective megapixels. Sensor offers 20% higher sensitivity than the previous model, for flawless, low-noise... More
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Twenty-Five Industry Awards

Experts in digital cameras love this SLR camera and have given it twenty-five awards.

Six expert review sites all thought that this Sony camera was superb and gave it their highest award. PC Mag, Digitaltrends.com, Camcorderinfo.com, Photoreview.com.au, Log.com.tr and Reviewed.com all gave this camera an "Editor's Choice" award.

This camera received a "Highly Recommended" from Ephotozine, Camera Labs, Lydogbilde.no, Ljudochbild.se and Lydogbillede.dk all of whom said that this Sony camera was very good.

The reviewers at Trusted Reviews, M3.idg.se, Akam.no and Gagadget.com all wrote that concluded that they would recommend this SLR camera and gave it their "Recommended" award.

An other three expert review sites thought that this Sony digital camera was good. This SLR camera received a "Silver" award from DP Review who said it was very good and it received a "Gold" award from What Digital Camera who wrote it was terrific. This camera also received a "Platinum" award from Buy-n-shoot.com who thought it was superb.

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Good Expert Reviews

The average expert rating of this Sony digital camera is 86 out of 100 based on sixty-five expert reviews from sites including What Digital Camera, PhotographyBlog.com, DP Review and Ephotozine.

User Reviews Are Excellent

On average, people who bought this camera rated it as brilliant.

Robust

A number of people considered that the Sony Alpha A77 II was well made. Pcmag.com rated the product 5 stars and mentioned five years ago “Solid low-light performance” in their Sony Alpha A77 II review. Ephotozine.com wrote on expert website Ephotozine “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” in their Sony Alpha A77 II review. Ephotozine.com also said “A65 are capable of producing some excellent photos, with great colour, detail and extremely solid exposure performance”.

Good Screen / Viewfinder

Nine customers who bought the Sony Alpha A77 II considered that it had a good viewfinder. Ernie mentioned in his review of this digital camera “The view finder is very bright and clear in all light conditions”. Ian Cooper mentioned on Amazon “Even before I'd taken a photo was how much theyd improved the viewfinder it now behaves very much like an optical equivalent in” in his review of the Sony Alpha A77 II. Mr Mutt wrote “The A77's massively improved viewfinder is also key to ensuring the A77 can hold its own against the very stiff competition it f” .

Several Sony Alpha A77 II reviewers reckoned that it had an electronic viewfinder. Whatdigitalcamera.com wrote on What Digital Camera “The OLED EVF is the best example we've ever seen, allowing you to just get on”. One Sony Alpha A77 II owner reckoned that the product had a good screen.

One Sony Alpha A77 II reviewer who purchased the Sony Alpha A77 II reckoned that it was mirrorless. Digitalone.com.sg wrote in their review of the Sony Alpha A77 II three years ago “With Sony basking in the success of its mirrorless cameras, such as the NEX-7” .

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Good Video Capture

Some Sony Alpha A77 II reviewers mentioned in their reviews that the Sony Alpha A77 II was good for video recording. Five years ago expert website Pcmag.com wrote “The Sony Alpha 77 pumps out 24-megapixel stills at 10.3 frames per second and records 1080p60 video with continuous autofocus”. Expert website Digitaltrends.com wrote “The combination of high-quality stills and excellent video – without focusing hassles – takes this camera to Editor's Choice status” in their review and rated it 4 stars. Cameralabs.com wrote on expert website Camera Labs “Announced in August 2011 alongside the simpler A65 it features a 24.3 Megapixel APS-C sensor, 12fps continuous shooting with AF, full 1080p HD video at 50 or 60 frames per”.

Good Quality Lens

A number of Sony Alpha A77 II reviewers thought the product had a good autofocus. Alanscape wrote two years ago “It's an almost faultless camera (maybe the focus point could be indicated in 'review' mode” in their review of the Sony Alpha A77 II. Amazon Customer rated it as excellent and wrote in their review of the Sony Alpha A77 II on Amazon “If you shoot sports there is nothing like it for focusing, sooo fast incredibly fast”. Ernie said in his review on Amazon “The new focusing, tracking etc, is excellent” and scored the product 5 stars.

Several Sony Alpha A77 II owners considered that it had a good lens. Expert review site Pcmag.com mentioned five years ago “A sharp f/2.8 kit lens” in their review.

One Sony Alpha A77 II reviewer who reviewed the Sony Alpha A77 II reckoned that it had a good zoom. Tristian Hill wrote on Amazon two years ago “The Clear Zoom is great, too” in their review of this digital camera and scored the product very highly.

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Good Quality Pictures

Some people mentioned in their reviews that the product was able to produce good images. Benjamin Irwin-Gordon mentioned on Amazon “Both the performance for video and photos is excellent” and gave it a rating of 5 stars. Dr. Paul Ell scored it very highly and he wrote in his review of this digital camera on Amazon two years ago “Matching camera settings and comparing photos using the old camera with exactly the same lens and the new camera the images seem even crisper”. Ian Cooper wrote on Amazon “The 16-50 lens is a beauty and produces sharp punchy images even wide open at 2.8”.

Several customers considered that it had a good picture resolution. Photographyblog.com mentioned in their review of the Sony Alpha A77 II six years ago “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” . Expert review site Camcorderinfo.com wrote “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”. 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 who reviewed it thought it had a good image sensor. Expert review site Dpreview.com mentioned “The A77 Mark II features a new autofocus sensor” . Brisbanetimes.com.au said in their review of this digital camera “The smaller camera has a larger sensor” . Expert review site Digitalcameraworld.com mentioned in their Sony Alpha A77 II review “The Sony α77 mark II has a 24 million-pixel sensor.” .

A few customers who purchased it concluded that it was good in low light. Mr Baz mentioned “It suffers less with noise in low light and the dynamic range is better+ New video options including zebras” in his review of this digital camera.

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Easy to Use

Five Sony Alpha A77 II owners who reviewed the product wrote that it was easy to use. Alanscape said “To use the modern expression, for me it "ticks all the boxes"” in their review of the Sony Alpha A77 II. Chip.com.my wrote “The Sony A77 MkII is a great camera to use by both budding enthusiasts” in their review of this digital camera. Chip.com.my also mentioned “Its autofocus is easy to use”.

Two Sony Alpha A77 II reviewers thought it was easy to use the menus. Mr Baz he wrote “Higher ISO shooting possible for footage (up to 12800)+ Menus are extensive”. Some customers concluded that the product was comfortable and easy to hold. Five years ago expert website Asia.cnet.com said “The grip is comfy, i” in their Sony Alpha A77 II review.

Some Sony Alpha A77 II owners said in their reviews that this digital camera was easy to handle. Imaging-Resource.com wrote in their review of this digital camera on expert review site 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 “Alpha 77 offers excellent image quality, great handling, impressive build quality, quick full-time phase detection AF system” and gave it a rating of 80 out of 100.

One Sony Alpha A77 II owner who purchased the Sony Alpha A77 II concluded that it had a good interface. One purchaser said in their review of the Sony Alpha A77 II “The new a77MKII has a new Multi Interface Shoe” .

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Nice Design

A few Sony Alpha A77 II reviewers agreed that this digital camera was a good design. Digitalversus.com wrote in their review of this digital camera on Digital Versus “The Sony Alpha 77's revolutionary design made a real impact (electronic viewfinder, excellent responsiveness, fully-adjustable screen”. Five years ago expert website 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 II review.

One Sony Alpha A77 II owner who purchased it thought it was luxurious. Expertreviews.co.uk wrote on expert website Expert Reviews “Just as big as upmarket SLRs' optical viewfinders” in their Sony Alpha A77 II review. One person who reviewed it said that it was good looking. Expert website Digitalcameraworld.com mentioned “The results were pretty interesting, with a few cameras falling into bo”.

One Sony Alpha A77 II reviewer reckoned that it was ergonomic. Alphr.com mentioned “Sublime ergonomics, boldly innovative” nonetheless they only gave it a score of 67 out of 100.

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Good Product Quality

Five Sony Alpha A77 II owners who bought this digital camera said that it was good quality. Amazon Customer mentioned on Amazon last year “Brings out a great quality”. Pash mentioned in their Sony Alpha A77 II review on Amazon “Are extremely pleased with the picture quality”. Cnet.com.au mentioned “This top-end Sony camera ticks all the right boxes from image quality to blisteringly fast shooting” in their review of the Sony Alpha A77 II.

Good Technical Features

A few Sony Alpha A77 II reviewers who bought it concluded that it had good features. Expert review site Photographyblog.com wrote three years ago “The 24.3 megapixel A77 II features a class-leading 79-point auto-focus system with 15 cross-sensors, 12fps b”. Cnet.com.au wrote in their Sony Alpha A77 II review on CNET.com.au “Sony's strength in the camera arena has long been adding a range of class-leading features that leave the” and gave it a score of 4 stars. Expert review site Expertreviews.co.uk wrote six years ago “Packed with features and impressive strengths including a superb kit lens.” nonetheless they only rated the Sony Alpha A77 II 3 stars.

Good Connectivity

Some Sony Alpha A77 II reviewers who bought the Sony Alpha A77 II considered that it was wifi compatible. Expert website Whatdigitalcamera.com mentioned “The Sony Alpha A77 Mark II replaces the ageing original with the addition of built-in Wi-fi”.

Good Battery Life

Three customers thought it had a good battery life. Mr Baz mentioned “I think this has hit the battery a bit (even with NFC” in his review and rated it 80 out of 100. Pash wrote 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” in their review of the Sony Alpha A77 II. Expert review site Cnet.com.au said in their Sony Alpha A77 II review “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” .

Good Support

Three Sony Alpha A77 II owners wrote in their reviews that the Sony Alpha A77 II had good technical guidance. William Rowse gave it a very good review score and mentioned in their review of the Sony Alpha A77 II “Focus options so not easy as Sonys few small pages doesant help much at”.

Sony Has Good Digital Camera Reviews

Sony SLR digital cameras have good ratings on average and across all digital cameras Sony is one of the superior brands.

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Reasonably Priced

Several Sony Alpha A77 II owners agreed that it was good value for money. Ian Cooper mentioned in his review of the Sony Alpha A77 II “If you can run to the extra cost its such a useful lens to have”. William Rowse said on Amazon two years ago “Its silly Money, over a Hundred Pounds for the coloured paperback version, so thats out, david bursch has one at a more Sensible Price”. Reviewed.com said “A solid update at a good price that will give the competitors a run for their money” and gave this digital camera a rating of 5 stars.

One customer reckoned that it was a bargain for the price. Cameralabs.com wrote on expert website Camera Labs “The Alpha A77 II shares a great deal with its predecessor, from the weather-proof body” in their review.

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Good Flash

A few customers mentioned in their reviews that this digital camera had a good flash.

Supports Full HD Video

supports Full HD video

The Alpha A77 II supports Full HD video. Most of the other cameras of a comparable age and spec to the Alpha A77 II do not support Full HD video.

It may also be worth considering one of the other cameras which support Full HD video currently available including the Sony NEX-6Y[plb_1609287_price] which is cheaper.

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Quite High Megapixel

With a megapixel of 24.3 megapixels, the Sony Alpha A77 II has one of the higher megapixels amongst comparable spec digital cameras of this age. The megapixels of digital cameras of a similar type and age to the Alpha A77 II range from 4MP to 52MP.

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Has a Built-In Flash

has a built-in flash

The Alpha A77 II has a built-in flash. Most of the other cameras of a similar age and spec to the Alpha A77 II also have a built-in flash.

We think you might also be interested in some of the other cameras with a built-in flash currently available including cheaper digital cameras such as the Sony NEX-6Y[plb_1609287_price], or the Canon EOS 6D[plb_1609271_price].

Other digital cameras which also have a built-in flash that you might also want to look at include the Nikon D750[plb_2497138_price].

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MOS Sensor Type

This digital camera has a CMOS sensor type, which is the most frequently found sensor type on SLR digital cameras that have been available for around the same time as it.

We compared this digital camera to all the other digital cameras that have a CMOS sensor and we think cheaper cameras such as the Canon EOS 6D[plb_1609271_price], and the Sony NEX-6Y[plb_1609287_price] is also worth considering.

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Fairly High ISO Sensitivity (max)

At 51,200, the Alpha A77 II has a fairly high ISO sensitivity (max) compared to most of the other digital cameras of a similar spec and age to the Alpha A77 II. The lowest ISO sensitivity (max) of SLR digital cameras that are a similar age to the Alpha A77 II is 1,600, the highest is 210,000, and the average ISO sensitivity (max) is 20,000.

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Very High Display Resolution (numeric)

The lowest display resolution (numeric) of digital cameras that are a comparable age to the Alpha A77 II is 640 pixels, the highest is 2,400,000 pixels, and the average display resolution (numeric) is 790,000 pixels. The Alpha A77 II has a very high display resolution (numeric) (2,359,296 pixels) compared to most of the other cameras of this age and spec.

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Electrical Viewfinder Type

Most compact cameras do not have enough space to accommodate an optical viewfinder and use the display screen on the back as an electrical viewfinder.

An electrical viewfinder type is in fact the best viewfinder amongst all SLR digital cameras that were launched more than two years ago.

The worst viewfinder across comparable types of digital camera is Electronic.

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6000 X 4000 Still Image Resolution(s)

The Sony Alpha A77 II has a 6000 x 4000 still image resolution(s) which is higher than most cameras of a comparable type and age to it. Most digital cameras of a comparable age and spec to it have a 1920 x 1280 still image resolution(s). In addition, this 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 cameras of a similar spec and age to the Alpha A77 II.

The worst still image resolution across comparable types of digital camera is 640 x 480.

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±5EV (1/2; 1/3 EV Step) Light Exposure Correction

The Alpha A77 II has a ±5EV (1/2; 1/3 EV step) light exposure correction which is wider than most similar spec digital cameras that are a comparable age to it. Most SLR digital cameras that were released more than two years ago have a ± 5EV (1/3EV step) light exposure correction.

This digital camera's light exposure correction (±5EV (1/2; 1/3 EV step)) is in fact the best light exposure correction amongst all SLR digital cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as the Alpha A77 II.

A ± 2EV (1/3EV step) light exposure correction is the worst light exposure correction amongst comparable types of digital camera.

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Supports Three Image Formats Supporteds

The Alpha A77 II has a greater number of supported image formats than most cameras of a comparable age and spec to it. This camera supports a JPG image formats supported, which is the most commonly supported image formats supported supported by similar spec digital cameras that were released around the same time as the Alpha A77 II. The image formats supporteds "EXIF" and "RAW" are also supported by this Sony camera.

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Quite Many Total Megapixels

With a total megapixels of 24.7 megapixels, the Alpha A77 II has one of the more total megapixelss amongst digital cameras of this age. Digital cameras of a comparable spec and age to the Alpha A77 II have total megapixelss of between 10MP and 53MP, and the average total megapixels is 20MP.

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Has Four Photo Effectss

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

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6000 X 4000 Pixels Maximum Image Resolution

This digital camera has a maximum image resolution of 6000 x 4000 pixels, which is typical of many digital cameras that have been on the market for more than two years.

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

The Alpha A77 II has a ±2EV (1/2, 1/3 EV step) flash exposure correction which is wider than the ±1EV (1/3 EV step) flash exposure correction found on most comparable spec cameras that have been on the market for a similar time to it. The flash exposure correction of all cameras of a comparable type and age to the Alpha A77 II ranges from ±1EV (1/3 EV step) (worst) to ±3EV (1/2; 1/3 EV step) (best).

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Maximum Video Resolution

This digital camera has a maximum video resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most commonly found maximum video resolution on cameras of this age and spec.

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Has Four Light Exposure Modess

The Sony Alpha A77 II has a greater number of light exposure modes than most digital cameras of a similar type and age to it. This camera has an Auto light exposure modes, which is the most commonly found light exposure modes found on SLR digital cameras that have been available for a similar time to the Alpha A77 II. The light exposure modess "Aperture priority AE", "Manual" and "Shutter priority AE" are also found on this Sony digital camera.

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Supports Five ISO Sensitivitys

The number of ISO speeds supported by the Sony Alpha A77 II is more than most cameras of this spec and age. This Sony camera supports a 100 ISO sensitivity, which is the most frequently supported ISO sensitivity supported by digital cameras of a similar spec and age to the Alpha A77 II. The ISO sensitivitys "50", "12800", "25600" and "51200" are also supported by this digital camera.

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Features Two Auto Focusing (AF) Modess

The Alpha A77 II has a greater number of auto focusing (AF) modes than most comparable spec digital cameras that were launched around the same time as it. This Sony digital camera features a Single Auto Focus auto focusing (AF) modes, which is the most commonly featured auto focusing (AF) modes featured on cameras of this age and spec. The auto focusing (AF) modes "Continuous Auto Focus" is also featured on this camera.

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Supports Two Camera File Systems

The Alpha A77 II has a greater number of camera file systems than most similar spec cameras that were released around the same time as it. This camera supports a DCF 2 camera file system, which is the most commonly supported camera file system supported by digital cameras of this age and type. The camera file system "Exif 2.3" is also supported by this digital camera.

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Auto Focus Adjustment

This digital camera has an Auto/Manual focus adjustment, which is typical of many comparable spec digital cameras that have been available for around the same time as it.

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Supports One Power Source Type

The number of power sources supported by the Alpha A77 II is more than most SLR digital cameras that were launched around the same time as it. This Sony camera supports a Battery power source type, which is the most frequently supported power source type supported by cameras of this age and spec.

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Very Short Flash Sync-Speed

The Alpha A77 II has one of the shorter flash sync-speeds (only 0.004 seconds) amongst cameras of this age. The average flash sync-speed of digital cameras of this age and spec is 0.62s, and the flash sync-speeds range from 0.0031s to 3s.

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Supports Four Audio Formats Supporteds

The number of audio formats supported by the Alpha A77 II is more than most digital cameras of a similar type and age to it. The most commonly supported audio formats supported is PCM, but this audio formats supported is not supported by this Sony camera. The audio formats supporteds AAC, AC3, LC-AAC and MP4 are also supported by this digital camera.

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Quite Small ISO Sensitivity (min)

The ISO sensitivity (min)s of cameras of this type and age range from 50 to 200. The Alpha A77 II has one of the smaller ISO sensitivity (min)s (only 50) amongst SLR digital cameras of this age.

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10 Reasons Against

Unacceptable Noise Level

One Sony Alpha A77 II reviewer who purchased it reckoned that it was not noisy. Expert website Alphr.com said “The Alpha SLT-A77's disappointing image noise levels let it down”.

Not Good in Terms of Size

A number of people who reviewed it reckoned that it was not heavy and bulky. Expert review site Digitaltrends.com mentioned five years ago “The SLT-A77 looks like a traditional enthusiast DSLR – it's big, heavy and peppered with buttons”. Camcorderinfo.com said “The Sony A77 is a big, heavy interchangeable lens camera that has a sophisticated set of video controls”. Five years ago expert review site Asia.cnet.com mentioned “It's heavy, especially with the 16-50mm kit lens (which, by the way, has become our favorite Sony lens).”.

One Sony Alpha A77 II owner who reviewed this digital camera wrote that it was not lightweight. Three years ago Amateurphotographer.co.uk said “The Sony Alpha 77 II is by no means a lightweight camera.” in their Sony Alpha A77 II review.

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Does Not Support Video Capability

The Alpha A77 II does not support video capability. Most of the other cameras of a similar age and spec to the Alpha A77 II do support video capability.

We think you might also be interested in other digital cameras which also support video capability including the Canon EOS 6D[plb_1609271_price] which is also cheaper.

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Does Not Have a GPS (satellite)

Like most of the other digital cameras that have been around for around the same time as the Alpha A77 II, the Sony Alpha A77 II does not have a GPS (satellite).

We think you might also be interested in alternative digital cameras which also have a GPS (satellite) including the Canon EOS 6D[plb_1609271_price] which is also cheaper.

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Not 3D

The Alpha A77 II is not 3D. Most of the other cameras of this type and age are also not 3D.

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Does Not Support Wi-Fi

Most similar spec digital cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as the Alpha A77 II do not support wi-Fi. The Alpha A77 II is no exception to this as it too does not support wi-Fi.

We compared this camera to all the other digital cameras with a wi-Fi and we think the Canon EOS 6D[plb_1609271_price] is also worth considering.

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Not Waterproof

The Alpha A77 II is not waterproof, although keep in mind that most of the other cameras that were launched more than two years ago are also not waterproof.

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Does Not Have an Image Stabilizer

Like most of the other SLR digital cameras that were released around the same time as the Alpha A77 II, the Sony Alpha A77 II does not have an image stabilizer.

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Very Small Extra/Smart Zoom

At only 2 times zoom factor, the Alpha A77 II has a quite small extra/Smart zoom compared to most of the other digital cameras of a similar type and age to the Alpha A77 II. Across all the cameras that have been on the market for a similar time to the Alpha A77 II the extra/Smart zooms range from 2x to 60x, and the average extra/Smart zoom is 23x.

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Only Features Five Flash Modess

The Sony Alpha A77 II has a greater number of flash modes than most digital cameras of this age and type. This camera features an Auto flash modes, which is the most commonly featured flash modes featured on SLR digital cameras that have been available for more than two years. The flash modess "Fill-in", "Flash off", "Red-eye reduction" and "Slow synchronization" are also featured on this digital camera.

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5 Other reasons to consider the Sony Alpha A77 II

Released Over Two Years Ago

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

Average Display Diagonal

With a display diagonal of 3 inches, the Sony Alpha A77 II has a pretty standard display diagonal compared to most of the other SLR digital cameras that are a similar age to the Alpha A77 II.

Other 3" screen digital cameras currently available that you might want to look at include cheaper digital cameras such as the Canon EOS 6D[plb_1609271_price], or the Sony NEX-6Y[plb_1609287_price].

If you would prefer a larger display diagonal then you might want to consider the Nikon D750[plb_2497138_price] (3.2").

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Average Weight

The Alpha A77 II has a relatively typical weight (647 grams) compared to most of the other SLR digital cameras that came out more than two years ago.

Cameras with a heavier weight that might also be worth considering include the Sony NEX-6Y[plb_1609287_price] (287g and cheaper), or the Canon EOS 6D[plb_1609271_price] (755g and cheaper).

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SD Compatible Memory Cards

SD compatible memory cards

This camera supports an MS PRO Duo|MS Pro-HG|MS XC-HG Duo|SD|SDHC|SDXC compatible memory cards, which is the most commonly supported compatible memory cards on digital cameras of this age and type. SD cards are by far the most common type of memory card. They are compatible with the majority of digital cameras.

If the memory card type of this camera is not good enough for you then you might also want to look at the Canon EOS 6D[plb_1609271_price] (SD|SDHC|SDXC), or the Sony NEX-6Y[plb_1609287_price] (MS PRO Duo|MS Pro-HG Duo|SD|SDHC|SDXC) which is also cheaper.

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Average Digital Zoom

At 4 times zoom factor, the Alpha A77 II has a pretty standard digital zoom compared to most of the other digital cameras of a similar age and type to the Alpha A77 II.

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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
Focal Length Range (f-F)
Lens Type
Extra/Smart Zoom
Lens Mount Interface
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
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
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
Other Features
Built-In Flash
Aspect Ratio
Technical Details
Image Processor
Self-Timer

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers sony a77, sony a77i, sony a77ii, sony vgc77, sony card3, sony w1855, sony w18135, sony vgc77a, sony card3y, sony w1855m, sony slta77, sony card3ye, sony w1855mm, sony slta77v, sony w18135m, sony vgc77am, sony w18135mm, sony slta77vm, sony card3yea, sony ilca77m2, sony slta77vq, sony ilca77m2g, sony card3year, sony ilca77m2q, sony ilca77m2qg, sony ilca77m2gb, sony ilca77m2gbl, sony ilca77m2qgb, sony bodyslta77v8, sony ilca77m2qgbl
Barcodes 00027242284050, 00027242284067, 00027242833067, 00027242846166, 00027242879850, 00027242879867, 00617689595170, 04056572580422, 04905524806984, 04905524979237, 04905524979299, 04905524979305, 05013493251915, 08029276078058

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Nikon D3300 vs Sony Alpha A77 II

Nikon D3300 vs Sony Alpha A77 II
Nikon D3300 Sony Alpha A77 II
£ 533.65 £1,078.99
£545 Cheaper
"Expert Reviews" Review is Significantly Better
Twice As Good Viewfinder
Better Display
Digital Versus Review is Significantly Worse
01net.com Review is Significantly Worse

Panasonic Lumix G5 vs Sony Alpha A77 II

Panasonic Lumix G5 vs Sony Alpha A77 II
Panasonic Lumix G5 Sony Alpha A77 II
£ 721.50 £1,078.99
£357 Cheaper
Lighter
Twice As Good Display
Optical Viewfinder
Lower Maximum ISO Speed
6x Bigger Maximum Aperture

D5200 + TAMRON AF 18-200 XR Di II LD + SD 4GB vs Alpha A77 II

Nikon D5200 + TAMRON AF 18-200 XR Di II LD + SD 4GB vs Sony Alpha A77 II
Nikon D5200 + TAMRON AF 18-200 XR Di II LD + SD 4GB Sony Alpha A77 II
£ 279.99 £1,078.99
£799 Cheaper
Twice As Good Viewfinder
Better Display
A Lot Lighter
7x Lower Maximum ISO Speed
Vastly Lower Display Resolution
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