Sony just released firmware updates for their latest SLT camera , Sony A77 and A65. Version 1.03 will add support for external macro flash, improve response time on some operation and other minor improvement. The updates can be downloaded from Sony website , available in Windows and Mac format.
Support flash control function for Micro Twin Flash Kit, HVL-MT24AM.
Improved response time of the following operation,
- Switching the screen mode between the LCD monitor and the electronic viewfinder
- Front and Rear control dial
- Fn button control
DxOMark just finished their test on the new Sony NEX5N and not surprisingly, the results are better than the Sony NEX-C3. Sony NEX5N gives better image quality for portrait, landscape and sports photography. Although, i think , the differences are barely noticeable.
Great news for people who are waiting for Sony A77. The camera is now in-stock at DigitalRev , available from £989 ( Body Only ) . Also available in several bundles with accessories. Visit DigitalRev to take a quick look ( or buying )
meanwhile, US online stores still doesnt have the camera in-stock yet
Powered with new and better 24 megapixels APS-C sensor, the Sony NEX7 is surely able to gives high quality photos even in dim light situations. It’s Sony ! their sensors are being used in the latest Nikon’s DSLR , Nikon D7000 and D5100. As you may probably know , DxOMark sensor scores for both camera is pretty impressive , comparable to those full-frame professional DSLRs.
Sony NEX7 Sample Images
None so far , will updated if there is new samples
Pre-order Sony NEX7
Surprise ..surprise ! the Sony NEX7 is hot seller on Amazon. check
The rumors is always right ! Sony finally unveils their latest innovative camera to the market. They are Sony Alpha SLT 77, Sony Alpha SLT A65, Sony NEX7 and Sony NEX5N camera. Along with that, Sony also announces four lenses for A and E mount and new battery grip.
Here’s a quick specs on above cameras:
24MP APS-C sensor
magnesium alloy body
19 AF points with 11 cross-type
Full HD 1080p 60fps
1/8000th max shutter speed
shutter life approx 150000
2.4M dot OLED viewfinder
on board GPS
kit price : $2000 ( body + new 16-50mm f/2.8 lens )
body only: $1400
lower version of Sony A77 ( same MP , video format , LCD res)