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Sony A9 full ƒrame mirrorless camera to feature 70-80MP sensor

Sony A9 full ƒrame mirrorless camera to feature 70-80MP sensor

More information about the Sony A9 sensor has been spotted on the web as the next flagship E-mount mirrorless camera might feature a full-frame sensor around 70 to 80-megapixels.

The gossip mill is once again mentioning a camera called Sony Alpha A9 camera which will be placed above the A7-series. On the other hand Sony A9 sensor will be high-megapixel count that might be 70 – 80 megapixels.

According to leaksters, the upcoming Sony A9 will have a bigger grip in dimensions. It will have a DSLR alike design and size and sure will be bigger than the current A7-series. It will be aimed at professional action and sports photographers. That’s why it has to be more comfortable to hold and use for action and sports shooting. Now let’s jump to more details about the upcoming full frame E-mount camera.

Sony medium format mirrorless camera rumored for Photokina 2016

Sony medium format mirrorless camera rumored for Photokina 2016

Sony is rumored to be working on a mirrorless camera with a medium format sensor that might be announced at the Photokina 2016 event this September.

As we are approaching the worlds biggest digital imaging show, more details of the upcoming cameras has been leaked on the web.

Trusted sources are claiming that a Sony medium format mirrorless camera is in development and will show up at Photokina 2016.

Sony A6300 vs Fujifilm X-Pro2 Comparison

Sony A6300 vs Fujifilm X-Pro2 Comparison

Sony announced the A6300 and Fuji unveiled the X-Pro2 mirrorless cameras with a new 24-Megapixel sensors. Here is a quick comparison for the Sony A6300 vs Fujifilm X-Pro2 shooters with APS-c sized image sensors.

Sony A6300 camera features a 24MP CMOS APS-C sensor with copper wiring, 425-point on-sensor phase-detection AF system, 11fps continuous shooting (8fps continuous live view), Silent shooting, Max ISO of 51200 and 4K video capture up to 100 Mbps.

The Fujifilm X-Pro2 features 24.3 megapixel X-Trans CMOS III sensor, new focal plane shutter with a top speed of 1/8000 sec. and flash sync up to 1250 sec.

Sony Released New Firmware Updates for A7RII and A7SII Mirrorless Cameras

Sony Released New Firmware Updates for A7RII and A7SII Mirrorless Cameras

Sony today released a new firmware update for its A7 series mirrorless cameras. Sony A7RII and A7SII are the two E-mount full-frame mirrorless models gets the update.

New firmware update version 3.20 for Sony A7RII and version 2.10 for Sony A7SII both adds function to record XAVCS format video with an SDHC card in addition to SDXC card to the cameras.

See the whole Sony firmware update details and download links below.

Additional Coverage of the Sony G Master Lenses

Additional Coverage of the Sony G Master Lenses

Here is a recap of the new, ultra-high-resolution Sony G Master lenses designed for E-mount full-frame mirrorless cameras.

A new series of Sony G Master lenses lineup includes the mid-range FE 24-70mm f/2.8 GM zoom, a near-perfect FE 85mm f/1.4 GM portrait prime, and a telephoto staple in the form of the FE 70-200mm f/2.8 GM OSS.

The new high-end Sony G master lenses optimized for its full-frame E-mount cameras, also known as GM series sits above the current ‘G-series‘ lenses with a premium price. 

Sony A6300 vs Nikon D7200 Comparison

Sony A6300 vs Nikon D7200 Comparison

You can check the details of these mid-range models with APS-c sized image sensors. Here is the side by side Sony A6300 vs Nikon D7200 comparison.

Sony A6300 features a 24-megapixels APS-C image sensor with copper wiring. The mirrorless camera has a 425-point on-sensor phase-detection AF system with maximum ISO of 51200 and 4K video capture up to 100 Mbps.

Nikon D7200 DSLR camera has a 24.2 megapixel APS-c sized sensor with no optical low-pass filter. It is powered by an EXPEED 4 image processor and comes with next-generation 51-point AF module with increased low-light sensitivity.

Sony FE 70-300mm f/4.5-5.6 G OSS Lens Additional Coverage

Sony FE 70-300mm f/4.5-5.6 G OSS Lens Additional Coverage

Here is a recap of the new FE 70-300mm F4.5-F5.6 G OSS telephoto zoom lens designed for E-mount mirrorless cameras with full-frame image sensors.

Additional coverage of the Sony FE 70-300mm f/4.5-5.6 G OSS lens includes sample images, MTF chart and size comparison with the 70-200mm F2.8 GM and 70-200mm F4 G OSS lenses.

First samples of the telephoto zoom optic captured with the Sony A7RII full-frame mirrorless shooter can also be found in the following article.

Sony A6300 Mirrorless Camera Comes with 24MP Sensor and Incredible AF

Sony A6300 Mirrorless Camera Comes with 24MP Sensor and Incredible AF

The Sony A6300 mirrorless camera has been announced as a fast  that is specifically aimed at capturing fast objects.

The mid-range MILC comes with a 24-megapixel APS-c image sensor and incredible “4D” autofocus system with a whopping 425 phase-detection autofocus points.

The a6300’s 425-point hybrid AF system is capable of continuous shooting at up to 11fps and features ‘high-density’ tracking, which dynamically activated AF points around a subject and adjusts them depending on the motion of the subject itself.

The mirrorless shooter has an updated magnesium alloy body that is both dust and moisture resistant but it is not completely weather sealed. The a6300 also gets a reinforced lens mount structure to handle larger and heavier lenses apperently, it gets a new shutter release button and mode dial with improved operability and grip.

Sony A6300 vs Nikon D500 Comparison

Sony A6300 vs Nikon D500 Comparison

Here is a quick specifications comparison of the Sony A6300 vs Nikon D500 mid-range cameras with APS-c sized image sensors.

Sony A6300 mirrorless camera features a 24-megapixels APS-C CMOS sensor with 425-point on-sensor phase-detection AF system and 11fps continuous shooting (8fps continuous live view). It also has silent shooting feature with maximum ISO of 51200 and 4K video capture up to 100 Mbps.

Nikon D500 DSLR camera features a 20.9-megapixel APS-C sensor that’s coupled with the new Expeed 5 image processor found in the D5. It also has the same 153-point AF system with 99 cross-type sensor and can able to shoot continuously at 10 fps with a 200 shot buffer for Raw images.

More Sony A9 Specs Appeared Online

More Sony A9 Specs Appeared Online

Sony is once again rumored to announce a flagship full-frame mirrorless camera which will be called the Sony A9 and placed above the A7-series. More Sony A9 specs has been leaked online.

The gossip mill is once again mentioning a camera called Sony Alpha A9 camera which will be aimed at professional action and sports photographers.

Looks like Sony working on an A9-mirrorless camera with DSLR-inspired design and if rumors are true it will become the new flagship E-mount mirrorless interchangeable lens camera with full-frame image sensor.