Sony SLT-A77 II

Sony SLT-A77 II is a new advanced DSLR camera that launched on May 1, 2014. The camera offers a 24.3MP APS-C Exmor CMOS Sensor that combined with a BIONZ X Image Processor, Gapless On-Chip Lens Design, and Translucent Mirror Technology to produce superb images quality. This camera also equipped with 3.0-inch 1,228k-Dot 3-Way Tilting LCD Screen, 0.5-inch 2,359k-Dot XGA OLED Tru-Finder, Full HD 1080p Video Recording at 60 fps, 79-Point Phase-Detection AF System, including Built-In Wi-Fi Connectivity with NFC. The Sony SLT-A77 II prices $1,198.00 for body only.

Overall Rating: ★★★★½



Lens Mount Sony Alpha/ Minolta

Camera Format APS-C / (1.5x Crop Factor)

+ Actual: 24.7 Megapixel
+ Effective: 24.3 Megapixel

Max Resolution 24MP: 6000 x 4000

Aspect Ratio 3:2, 16:9

Sensor Type / Size CMOS, 23.5 x 15.6 mm

File Formats
+ Still Images: JPEG, RAW
+ Movies: AVCHD Ver. 2.0, MP4, MPEG-4 AVC/H.264
+ Audio: AAC LC, AC3, Dolby Digital 2ch

Bit Depth 14-bit

Dust Reduction System Yes

Memory Card Type
Memory Stick Pro Duo, Memory Stick PRO HG-Duo, Memory Stick XC-HG Duo, SD, SDHC, SDXC

Image Stabilization Sensor-Shift

Focus Control

Focus Type Auto & Manual

Focus Mode Automatic (A), Continuous-servo AF (C), Direct Manual Focus (DMF), Single-servo AF (S)

Autofocus Points Phase Detection: 79, 15 cross-type


Viewfinder Type Electronic

Viewfinder Size 0.5″

Viewfinder Pixel Count 2,359,296

Viewfinder Eye Point 27.00 mm

Viewfinder Coverage 100%

Viewfinder Magnification Approx. 1.09x

Diopter Adjustment – 4 to +3 m

Display Screen 3″ Rear Screen Swivel LCD (1,228,800)

Exposure Control

ISO Sensitivity Auto, 100-25600 (Extended Mode: 50-25600)

+ Type: Electronic & Mechanical
+ Speed: 30 – 1/8000 sec, Bulb Mode

Remote Control RMT-DSLR2 (Optional)

Metering Method Center-weighted average metering, Multi-zone metering, Spot metering

Exposure Modes
+ Modes: Aperture Priority, Auto, Continuous Advance Priority AE, Intelligent Auto, Manual, Memory Recall, Movie, Programmed Auto, Scene Selection, Shutter Priority, Superior Auto, Sweep Panorama

+ Metering Range: EV -2.0 – EV 17.0

+ Compensation: -5 EV to +5 EV (in 1/3 or 1/2 EV steps)

White Balance Modes Auto, Cloudy, Color Temperature, Color Temperature Filter, Custom, Daylight, Flash, Fluorescent (Cool White), Fluorescent (Day White), Fluorescent (Daylight), Fluorescent (Warm White), Incandescent, Shade


Flash Modes Auto, Fill-in, Hi-Speed Sync, Off, Rear Sync, Red-eye Reduction, Slow Sync, Wireless

Built-in Flash Yes

Guide No. 39.37′ (12 m) ISO100

Max Sync Speed 1 / 250 sec

Flash Compensation -3 EV to +3 EV (in 1/3 or 1/2 EV steps)

Dedicated Flash System TTL

External Flash Connection Hot Shoe, PC Terminal, Proprietary, Wireless

AV Recording

Video Recording Yes, NTSC/PAL

File Size
+ 1920 x 1080p (Full HD)
+ 1920 x 1080i (Full HD)
+ 1440 x 1080 (HD)
+ 1280 x 720 (HD)
+ 640 x 480 (SD)

Aspect Ratio 16:9

Frame Rate
@ 1920 x 1080: 60 fps, 50 fps, 25 fps, 24 fps
@ 1440 x 1080: 30 fps, 25 fps
@ 1280 x 720: 30 fps
@ 640 x 480: 30 fps, 25 fps

Exposure Control Auto, Manual: Shutter Speed, Aperture, ISO

ISO Sensitivity 100 – 12800

Focus Auto, Manual, Continuous Auto

Video Clip Length 1920 x 1080 29 min.

Audio Recording
+ Built-in Mic: With Video, Stereo
+ Optional External Mic: With Video


Continuous Shooting Up to 12 fps

Self Timer 10 sec, 2 sec

Connectivity 1/8″ Microphone, DC Input, HDMI D (Micro), Micro-USB, Multi Interface Terminal

Wi-Fi Capable Yes


Battery 1x NP-FM500H Rechargeable Lithium-Ion Battery Pack, 7.2VDC, 1650mAh

AC Power Adapter AC-PW10AM (Optional)


Dimensions (WxHxD) 5.6 x 4.1 x 3.2″ / 142.6 x 104.2 x 80.9 mm excluding protrusions

Weight 1.60 lb / 726 g with battery and memory card

Video Reviews

Review Video By WorldofDSLR

Review Video By DigitalRev TV

Sample Photos

Sony SLT-A77 II Sample Photos

Sony SLT-A77 II Sample Photos @ Flickr

User Manual

Sony SLT-A77 II User Manual (PDF)

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