Sony Alpha A6000 is the latest mirrorless camera that attracted a lot of attention. That’s because this camera offers the performance, handling, and quality as a DSLR but wrapped in a compact body design. The camera uses 24.3MP APS-C Exmor APS HD CMOS Sensor like SLT-A77 and Alpha A7 which supported by BIONZ X Image Processor which three times more powerful than SLT-A99′s processor. Sony Alpha a6000 also features Tru-Finder 0.39″ 1,440k-Dot OLED EVF, 3.0″ 921k-Dot Xtra Fine Tilting LCD, Full HD 1080i/p AVCHD Video at 24/60 fps, Fast Hybrid AF & 179 Phase-Detect Points, Up to 11 fps Shooting and ISO 25600. Not only that, it also has Multi-Interface Shoe and Built-In Flash including Built-In Wi-Fi Connectivity with NFC. The camera is expected to be available on April 2014.
Sony Alpha A5000 is a new entry-level mirroless camera that announced in January 2014. This camera is the successor to the NEX 3N with improvement in its performance to capture high quality image even in low-light situations. Sony Alpha A5000 has a 20.1 Mp Exmor APS HD APS-C CMOS Sensor that combined with BIONZ X Image Processor to capture still images and Full HD 1080p Video at 60 fps. It also features 3.0-inch 460.8k-Dot Tilting LCD Monitor, 25-Point Contrast Detection Autofocus, Continuous Shooting up to 3.5 fps, Hand-held Twilight Mode and ISO 16000. This camera also lets you express creativity by offering Photo Creativity and Picture Effects then built-In Wi-Fi Connectivity with NFC for instant sharing. The camera is expected to be available on March with price of $598.00. We’ll update this review soon.
Sony Alpha a7R is mirrorless digital cameras with full-frame sensor. This camera was launched in October 2013 with his brother Sony Alpha a7. Both cameras are claimed by Sony as a full-frame mirrorless camera is the smallest and lightest in the world. The a7R has a full-frame sensor with 36.4 megapixel resolution and without the use of a low-pass filter that has the potential to produce sharper images while a7 has a full-frame sensor with 24.3 megapixel resolution. Sony Alpha a7R also equipped with features such as a new gapless lens design on the sensor chip, the BIONZ X Image processor, 3.0-inch Tiltable TFT LCD, OLED electronic viewfinder, and the ability to record Full HD 1080/60p. The camera also has built-in WiFi connectivity and NFC, Multi-Interface Shoe, including compatible with E-mount lenses. Sony Alpha a7R will be available in December 2013 with a price range of $2,298.00.
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 is a compact camera system recently launched by Sony on 16 Okotober 2013. The camera is equipped with a 1-inch Exmor R CMOS sensor 20.2 Megapixel resolution the same as RX100 II but more powerful thanks to the combination with the BIONZ processor X to produce high quality images with fast performance. In addition, the RX10 also has a Carl Zeiss lens 24-200mm f/2.8, 3.0-inch Xtra Fine display monitor that can be tilted out, XGA OLED electronic viewfinder, and the ability to record Full HD 1080 / p at 60 and 24fps. As for the connectivity, this camera offers a built-in wireless and NFC that allows you to transfer image files. And several other features such as ISO125-12800, hot-shoe and the control ring and Super Sonicwave Motor for fast autofocus. This camera went on sale with a price range of $1,298.00 at the end of November 2013.
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Sony Alpha NEX-5T is the latest type of mirrorless digital cameras that also called compact system camera. This camera was first announced by Sony on 27 August 2013 to replace his brother the Sony Alpha NEX-5R by adding several new features like Wi-Fi and NFC Connectivity include compatible with Sony 16-50mm f/3.5-5.6 OSS Zoom Lens. This camera will be available on the market from early September 2013, it comes with price of US$700 including the 16-50mm kit lens.
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Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 II is a Digital Camera with a 20.2MP 1″ Exmor CMOS Low-Light Sensor and a a brilliant F1.8 Carl Zeiss Vario-Sonnar T Lens. It features Xtra Fine 3″ LCD Display with WhiteMagic, Optical 3.6x Zoom & Digital 7.2x Zoom, Optical & Electronic Image Stabilization, Full HD 1080/60p Video recording, Ultra-Fast 0.13 Sec High-Speed AF, Face Detection & 10 fps Burst Mode, Record Stills Using JPEG, RAW, or Both. The camera is designed in Aluminum Body with Built-In Pop Up Flash and has measure (W x H x D) 4.0 x 2.3 x 1.4″ / 10.2 x 5.8 x 3.6 cm with weight 8.47 oz / 240 g with Battery & Memory Stick Duo.
Last Updated (28 August’13):
Sony Alpha A3000 is a new compact system camera that announced on 27 August 2013 and looks like a DSLR camera. This camera has 20.1MP APS-C Exmor APS HD CMOS Images Sensor that combined with BIONZ Image Processor for an exceptional images quality. It also features Tru-Finder 0.5-inch QVGA EVF, 3.0-inch 230.4k-Dot LCD Monitor, Full HD 1080i/p Video at 60 or 24 fps, Multi Interface Accessory Shoe, Continuous Shooting Rate of 3.5 fps, ISO 100-16000, including Compact Design and SLR Ergonomics. It’ll available on the market in 8 September 2013 with low price tag of just US$400 with an E 18-55mm F3.5-5.6 OSS stabilized kit lens included in the bundle.
Last Updated (20 August’13):
- Review & Sample Photos @ CNET
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX1 is a 24.0 Megapixels full-frame (24x36mm) CMOS sensor Digital Camera with 14-bit RAW and Carl Zeiss Sonnar T* 35mm F2 prime lens. It features Full HD 24p Video with Manual Controls, High Speed AF as Fast as 0.13 Seconds, Full Frame 24MP Bursts at up to 5fps, Dedicated Focus, Iris and Macro Rings, Shoe for Flash, Light or External Mic, Auto HDR Protects Highlight and Shadow, ISO Range 100-25600, and has a 3.0-inch Xtra Fine LCD Display. The camera measures (W x H x D) 4 1/2″ x 2 5/8″ x 2 3/4″ (113.3 x 65.4 x 69.6mm) and weight 17 oz (782g).
Last Updated (18 August’13):
- Review & Sample Photos @ TechRadar
Sony Alpha NEX-7 is a 24.3 MP Compact Interchangeable Lens Camera that produces images with superb detail and amazing enlargements. It comes with variety of interesting features such as up to 10 fps shooting, AVCHD 1080/60p/60i/24p HD movies, APS-C size HD image sensor, Sweep Panorama, Auto HDR, Tru-Finder OLED electronic viewfinder, E-mount 18-55mm lens and more. The camera measurement Approx. 4-3/4 × 2-3/4 × 1-11/16″ (119.9 x 66.9 x 42.8mm) (W/H/D) excluding protrusions and weight Approx. 10.3 oz (291g) (excl battery & media).
Last Updated (11 August’13):
- Review & Sample Photos @ Imaging-resource
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX1R is a Compact System Camera with 24.3MP Full-Frame Exmor CMOS Sensor and BIONZ Image Processor. It features Carl Zeiss Sonnar T* 35mm f/2 Lens, No Optical Low-Pass Filter, 3.0-inch Xtra Fine LCD Monitor with 1,229k-Dot resolution, Full HD 1080p Video recording at 24 or 60 fps, High Speed AF and MF Focus Peaking, Continuous Shooting Rate Up to 5 fps, Low-Light Sensitivity to ISO 25600, Multi Interface Shoe. The camera measure (W x H x D) 4.5 x 2.6 x 2.7″ / 113.3 x 65.4 x 69.6 mm excluding protrusions and weight 17.00 oz / 482 g with battery and memory card.