Sony ICLA-77M2M DSLR Camera with 18-135 mm:
Alpha series cameras are famous among unique photography enthusiasts. These DSLR cameras offer exceptional results and give the photographers a varied taste from the obvious DSLR choices available to the customer. Launched under the alpha series, Sony introduced the ILCA 77M2M that comes with plenty of lens offerings. This camera is an affordable DSLR and is available across various online stores for Rs. 95,968/-. Here’s a quick review:
The Alpha ILCA 77M2M features a 24.3 Megapixel resolution CMOS sensor. Sony has incorporated the Exmor CMOS sensor onto this camera. It is compatible with Sony A-mount, Minolta and Konica Minolta Lenses. This camera has Multi-segment, center-weight as well as spot metering options available. The camera has plenty of shooting modes such as Single Shooting, Continuous shooting, Speed Priority Continuous shooting. There are plenty of white balance settings such as Warm White, Cool White, Day White, Daylight, Flash, Underwater, Colour Temperature & colour filter. In terms of connectivity, this camera has Wi-Fi, USB and NFC connectivity. In terms of video, the camera has JPEG (DCF 2.0, Exif 2.3, MPF Baseline Compliant), RAW (Sony ARW 2.3 Format), AVCHD 2.0 (Compliant). In terms of Audio, the camera has Audio Recording Format (AVCHD: Dolby Digital (AC-3) 2ch, Dolby Digital Stereo Creator, MP4: MPEG-4 A audio support.
This camera carries an array of lens support. The 18 – 135 mm focal length lens is pretty good and comes in handy for most uses of photography.
Design and Display:
The Alpha ILCA 77M2M camera carries 142.6 x 104.2 x 80.9 mm dimensions and weighs 726 grams. This camera also houses a 3-inch TFT LCD display with 1228800 dots resolution. This is an impressive feature to this camera. Although the camera lacks a touch screen display, it still makes up for sharp and crisp images. The camera has various storage choices such as SD, SDHC (UHS-1 compliant) and SDXC memory card compatibility. With built-in stereo microphone, the camera enjoys benefits of great sound.
This camera is great DSLR from Sony. While competitors are getting aggressive with features, Sony remains to add a few interesting additions to its cameras. Overall, this is a great DSLR suited best for photographers.