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α99V A-MOUNT CAMERA WITH 35 MM FULL-FRAME SENSOR

Full Specifications and Features

SLT-A99V

$1,999.99

Sony A-mount
YES
All types of Sony A-mount lenses
YES
Minolta & Konica Minolta α/MAXXUM/DYNAX lenses
YES
Image sensor type
CMOS Sensor
Image sensor color filter
R, G, B, Primary color
Size (mm)
35.8 x 23.9 mm
Total Sensor Pixels (megapixels)
Approx. 24.7
Effective Pixels (megapixels)
Approx. 24.3
Automatic White Balance
YES
White balance: Mode
Auto, Daylight, Shade, Cloudy, Incandescent, Fluorescent (Warm White/Cool White/Day White/Daylight), Flash, Color Temperature & Color Filter, Custom
White balance: custom setting
YES
White balance: types of color temperature
2500–9900 k (G7 to M7,15-step) (A7 to B7, 15-step)
White balance bracketing
3 frames, H/L selectable
ISO Sensitivity Setting
ISO100 - 25600 equivalent
System: Sensor-shift mechanism
YES
SteadyShot INSIDE scale (in viewfinder)
NO
Camera-shake warning (in viewfinder)
NO
SteadyShot INSIDE capability
Approx. 2.5 EV - 4.5 EV decrease in shutter speed (varies according to shooting conditions and lens used)
SteadyShot INSIDE compatibility
All Sony DSLR lenses and A-Mount bayonet lenses from Minolta and Konica Minolta
Charge protection coating
YES
TTL phase-detection system
YES
Contrast AF system
NO
SENSOR
19 points (11 points cross type)
Sensitivity Range (at ISO 100 equivalent); EV
-1 to 17
Eye Start AF System (on off selectable)
YES
AF Area: Wide focus area
YES (auto with 19 areas)
AF Area: Spot
YES
AF Area: Local focus area selection
YES
AF Area: Multi Point
NO
AF Area: Center-Weighted
NO
AF Area: Flexible Spot
NO
AF Modes
Single-shot AF, Automatic AF, Continuous AF, Depth Map Assist Continuous AF
Predictive Focus Control
YES
Focus Lock
YES
AF Illuminator
YES (with built-in LED)
AF Illuminator range (ft)
Approx. 1–7
Light metering type
1200-zone evaluative metering
Light metering cell
Exmor™ CMOS Sensor
Light metering: Multi segment
YES
Light metering: Spot
YES
Light metering: Center-Weighted
YES
Exposure: Automatic
YES
Exposure: Program Auto
YES
Exposure: AUTO
YES
Exposure: Shutter priority
YES
Exposure: Aperture priority
YES
Exposure: Manual
YES
Exposure: Scene selection
YES
Sweep Panorama
YES
Anti-Motion Blur
NO
AE Lock
YES
Exposure compensation
YES (+/-5.0 EV, 1/3, 1/2 EV step selectable)
AE Bracketing
With 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV, 2/3 EV, 2.0 EV, 3.0 EV increments, 3/5 frames (2.0 EV, 3.0 EV: only 3 frames) selectable
TYPE
Electronically controlled, vertical-traverse, focal-plane type
Shutter Speed Range (s)
1/8000–30 and bulb
Flash Sync Speed; s
1/250
Flash Sync Speed (With Steady Shoot On); s
1/250
Flash Metering System
ADI/Pre-flash TTL
Flash Compensation
+/-3.0 EV (switchable between 1/3 and 1/2 EV steps)
Built-in-Flash Recycling Time (approx. time in seconds)
NO
Flash Mode
Autoflash, Fill-flash, Slow sync, Rear flash sync. Slow Speed sync.
Wireless flash mode
YES (with optional compatible accessory flash)
Red-Eye Reduction
YES
Flash Pop-up
NO
TYPE
Electronic
Focusing Screen
NO
Field of View (%)
100
Magnification (with 50 mm lens at infinity)
0.71x
Eye Relief
Approx. 27 mm from the Eyepiece lens
Diopter Adjustment
-4.0 to +3.0 diopter
Live View
YES
Screen Size
3 in/7.5 cm Wide
Monitor Type
TFT drive
LCD Total Dot Number
1,228,800
Brightness adjustable
YES
Tilting screen
YES
Rotating screen
YES
Drive Mode
Single, Continuous, 10 seconds and 2 seconds Self-timer, Bracket (continues, single, white balance bracket, DRO bracket)
Continuous-Advance Rate (approx. frames per second at maximum)
max. 6 fps
Number of Continuous Advance
Extra fine: 14 images/Fine: 18 images/Standard: 20 images/RAW & JPEG: 11 images/RAW: 13 images
Recording Media
Memory Stick PRO Duo™, Memory Stick PRO-HG Duo™, SD, SDHC, SDXC memory cards (UHS-I compliant)
Recording Format
JPEG (DCF Ver. 2.0, Exif Ver.2.3, MPF Baseline compliant), RAW (Sony ARW 2.3 format)
Image Size L - JPEG (pixels)
6000 x 4000 (24 M)
Image Size M (pixels)
3936 x 2624 (10 M)
Image Size S (pixels)
2640 x 1760 (4.6 M)
Panorama size: Max. degrees of sweep angle (focal length 16 mm/18 mm)
Wide: horizontal 12,416 x 1,856 (23 M), vertical 5,536 x 2,160 (12 M), Standard: horizontal 8,192 x 1,856 (15 M), vertical 3,872 x 2,160 (8.4 M)
3D Panorama size: Max. degrees of sweep angle (Focal length:16 mm/18 mm)
NO
Still Image quality
RAW, RAW+JPEG, Fine, Extra fine, Standard
Movie Recording Format
AVCHD/MP4
Video Compression
MPEG-4 AVC, H.264
Audio Recording Format
Dolby Digital (AC-3)/MPEG-4 AAC-LC, 2ch
Movie recording mode - AVCHD
1920 x 1080 (60 p/50 p recording 28 Mbps, 60 i/50 i 24 Mbps, 60 i/50 i 17 Mbps, 24 p/25 p 24 Mbps, 24 p/25 p 17 Mbps)
Movie recording mode - MP4
1440 x 1080 (Approx. 30 fps/25 fps, Progressive) Approx. 12 Mbps (Average bit rate)/VGA (640 x 480, Approx. 30 fps/25 fps, Progressive), Approx. 3 Mbps (Average bit rate
Noise Reduction (Long exp.NR)
On/Off, available at shutter speeds longer than 1 second
Noise Reduction (High ISO NR)
YES
Noise Reduction (Multi Frame NR)
YES
Color Space (sRGB)
YES
Color Space (Adobe RGB)
YES
Color mode/DEC/Creative styles
Standard, Vivid, Neutral, Clear, Deep, Light, Portrait , Landscape, Sunset, Night Scene, Autumn leaves, Black & White, Sepia
Dynamic Range Optimizer
Off, Auto
White/Black Out Alert
YES
Index Playback
YES
Enlarge (Maximum magnification)
L size: 16.7x, M size: 11.8x, S size: 8.3x
Image Rotation
YES
Auto Image Rotation
YES
GPS
YES
InfoLITHIUM Battery Indicator
YES
Histogram Indicator
YES
Exif
Exif Ver.2.3
Exif Print
YES
PictBridge
NO
Menu Language
English, French, German, Spanish, Italian, Portuguese, Dutch, Russian, Swedish, Danish, Norwegian, Finish, Polish, Czech, Hungarian, Greek, Turkish
Zone Matching
NO
Depth-of-Field Preview
YES
PRINT Image Matching III
YES
Remote Release Terminal
YES
IR Remote Control
NO
DPOF (Digital Print Order Format)
YES
Indicator of remaining memory space
NO
Beep Sound
On/Off selectable
File Number Memory
On/Off selectable
Folder Name Mode
Standard and Date
Video Out
NO
HD/HDMI® Out
YES
USB 2.0 Hi-Speed
YES
USB Mode
Mass-storage, MTP, PC remote
Battery System
NP-FM500H
Supplied Battery
NP-FM500H
Stamina (battery life in CIPA condition)
Approx. 410 shots (Viewfinder)/approx. 500 shots (LCD monitor) (CIPA standard)
Weight (oz) (Body only)
Approx. 25.86
Width (in)
5.79
Height (in)
4.38
Depth (in)
3.09
black
  • Body cap
  • Rechargeable battery
  • USB cable
  • Eyepiece cup
  • Battery charger
  • Shoulder strap
  • Accessory shoe cap

Features

True-to-life detail in every frame

Shoot detail-packed photos with vivid color thanks to a high-resolution 24.3 megapixels and 35 mm full-frame Exmor® APS HD CMOS sensor

Smooth, natural photos with BIONZ®

Get low-noise images even for quick-shots thanks to a powerful image processing engine

Accurate shooting with Dual AF System

Lock-on to fast-moving subjects quickly and get accurate, blur-free shots with AF-D Mode and AF Range Control

Freeze the action with fast-burst shooting

Get creative with fast-burst shooting, you can capture up to 6 frames per second

Smooth Full HD videos

A large 35 mm full-frame sensor adds depth and detail to videos with 24p to 50p/60p Full HD recording

Make quick adjustments with Quick Navi Pro

Craft the image you want in no time at all, find the setting you want and make adjustments, it’s all in finger reach

A tough, durable design

The magnesium alloy body is strong and light, while the shutter can endure over 200,000 shutter releases for long-lasting performance

Bright, clear images with Tru-Finder™

See your subject vividly clear before taking the shot thanks to OLED technology from Sony

Easy viewing with tilting LCD screen

It gives you three-way tiltable viewing for more freedom when shooting

Get more control with a PC remote

Control photo and video shooting from a PC, the camera will automatically transfer the images

Even more hours of shooting

The optional vertical grip can house two batteries, bringing the total number of batteries (including the one in the camera) to three

Flexible control with dual media slots

It has one slot for SD cards and the other supports both SD cards and memory sticks, so your photos and videos are safely backed up

Vivid backlight with D-Range Optimizer

It analyses images in real time, adjusting brightness and contrast for more natural, evenly exposed backlit scenes

Total creative control

There are six image finishing options for a range of shooting scenarios, customize them to suit your needs thanks to Creative Style

Results with any scene with Superior Auto

It automatically analyses scene and shooting conditions, then changes parameters for the ideal shot wherever you are

Beautiful portraits made easy

The camera automatically detects faces and adjusts for tighter compositions thanks to Auto Portrait Framing

More zoom with less to carry

Double your magnification for more detail, depth and contrast without the need for extra lenses thanks to Clear Image Zoom

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Works with iMovie and Final Cut Pro X

This product is compatible with Final Cut Pro X and iMovie.