Sony Alpha ILCA-77M2: Featuring a 24.3MP Sensor and 3 Inch LCD Panel, under 100K
Sony latest high-end DSLR, the Alpha ILCA-77M2 is gathering all the accolades for its expansive specs sheet. This camera is priced at 99,700INR and can now be purchased over the leading online retail stores. Here is how the Alpha ILCA-77M2 looks like in terms of specifications:
The Alpha ILCA-77M2 boasts of breathtaking clarity with the 24.3MP image sensor in scope. The Exmor CMOS sensor is clubbed with the BIONZ processing engine, resulting in better tonal gradations and minimal noise. The APS-C sensor measures 23.5mmx15.6mm in terms of dimensions. In terms of image resolution, this camera supports 6000x3376 pixels besides the featured aspect ratio formats in 16:9 and 3:2.
Focus and Optics
In terms of supported lens, a primary color filter is included. Sony A is the featured lens mount based on the Minolta technology. Selectable focus modes are incorporated in addition to the phase detection AF and the lens compensation. Focal length equivalent limit is 18-135mm for this lens that is in line with the CCD line sensors and the 79 focus points.
Photography and Videography
The Alpha ILCA-77M2 starts off with the red-eye reduction mode in addition to the F3.5-F5.6 lens aperture. Dust reduction makes an appearance besides the Multiple Scene and the Face Detection mode. Metering modes are also supported with 1200 Zone limit. In terms of ISO sensitivity, the Alpha ILCA-77M2 features an extended limit of 100-51200 besides the Auto mode. Multiple white balancing modes are supported as well in addition to the self timer and autofocus. Manual focus is also supported alongside the shutter speed range of 30-1/8000 sec. The electronically controlled shutter features a focal plane in addition to the flash sync time of 1/250 sec. Sophisticated AF modes are also included. Burst shooting is also supported at 12 frames per second. The clarity is maintained for all the 60 frames that use the intelligent AF tracking.
The Alpha ILCA-77M2 supports Full HD video recording in addition to other resolutions. AVCHD and H.264 are the supported video formats besides the RAW and MP4 extensions.
Multiple flash modes are supported by this camera besides the coverage range of 16m. Flash control mode in pre-flash TTL is featured in addition to the manual flash recycling time of 3 sec. Built-in flash is supported via the Auto pop-up. Several flash modes are integrated in Flash Off, Red-eye reduction and the Hi-Speed sync. External flash is also supported by this camera via the Hot-Shoe.
The 3 inch LCD panel can be tilted and offers the 1228K dots as the screen resolution. The OLED viewfinder is also incorporated featuring the AE and the exposure lock.
Connectivity and Storage
The Alpha ILCA-77M2 features USB support and the built-in microphone stereo, supporting the 3.5mm mini jack. Wireless connectivity is offered besides the microphone terminal and the one-touch remote access. Supported storage cards include memory stick, SD, SDHC and SDXC.
Build and Battery
The Alpha ILCA-77M2 weighs 647g excluding the standard Lithium battery, powering the same.