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Sony Alpha SLT-A99V Mirrorless Camera

24 Megapixels24 MegapixelsElectronic View FinderElectronic View FinderHigh ISO: ISO 6400 or more is available at full-resolution.High ISO: ISO 6400 or more is available at full-resolution.Stabilization: Compensates for tiny involuntary movements of the camera.Stabilization: Compensates for tiny involuntary movements of the camera.Level: Measures camera tilt and helps to keep the horizon level.Level: Measures camera tilt and helps to keep the horizon level.Continuous DriveContinuous DriveFull 1080p HD Video: 1920 x 1080 resolution or more but less than 4K.Full 1080p HD Video: 1920 x 1080 resolution or more but less than 4K.Manual Controls: Both fully-manual (M) and semi-automatic modes (T and V).Manual Controls: Both fully-manual (M) and semi-automatic modes (T and V).Custom White-Balance: Specifies exactly what should be white to the camera.Custom White-Balance: Specifies exactly what should be white to the camera.Action Photography: Shutter speeds of 1/1500 or more.Action Photography: Shutter speeds of 1/1500 or more.Night Photography: Reaches shutter-speeds longer than 4 seconds.Night Photography: Reaches shutter-speeds longer than 4 seconds.Hotshoe: Allows external flash units to be attached.Hotshoe: Allows external flash units to be attached.Spot MeteringSpot MeteringDepth-Of-Field Preview: Improve perception of DOF before shooting.Depth-Of-Field Preview: Improve perception of DOF before shooting.Live-View: Lets DSLR cameras use the rear LCD as an EVF.Live-View: Lets DSLR cameras use the rear LCD as an EVF.Weatherproof - Seals protect from dust, humidity and light splashing.Weatherproof - Seals protect from dust, humidity and light splashing.Built-In GPSBuilt-In GPSAccepts Secure Digital Extended Capacity (SDXC), SDHC and SD memory.Accepts Secure Digital Extended Capacity (SDXC), SDHC and SD memory.Accepts Memory Stick Duo memory.Accepts Memory Stick Duo memory.Discontinued: No longer produced by the manufacturer. May still be in stock or found used.Discontinued: No longer produced by the manufacturer. May still be in stock or found used.

Digital Camera Description

The Sony Alpha SLT-A99V is a Mirrorless Digital Camera with a Full-Frame sensor and a Sony A lens mount. Its 24 Megapixels CMOS sensor offers an ISO 100-25600 sensitivity range which is expandable to ISO 100-25600. This makes it possible to shoot hand-held in very low-light. With 24 MP of resolution, sharp prints are possible up to at 240 DPI.

A builtin 2-Axis Image Stabilization mechanism allows the Sony Alpha SLT-A99V to compensate for camera shake with any mounted lens.

This camera features a mechanic shutter that can expose for 1/8000 to 30s. Bulb exposures of an unspecified duration are possible with this camera. With a fastest shutter-speed of 1/8000, fast action can easily be frozen. Night photography is possible using this digital camera due to its long exposure capability. This camera model offers Full Manual Controls.

Sony Alpha SLT-A99V

The Sony Alpha SLT-A99V features a 121-point Phase-Detect AF system. Autofocus can continuously adjust according to subject distance. Manual Focus is also available.

Dual controls-dials offer direct access to most exposure parameters which makes this digital camera suitable for advanced photographers. The weatherproof construction of this digital camera protects it against adverse weather, dust and moisture. Framing on the Sony Alpha SLT-A99V is performed via a 0.50" Built-in EVF with 2.4 Megapixels. This extra large EVF has 0.71X magnification and shows 100% coverage.

Model Specifications

BrandSony ModelAlpha SLT-A99V
Sensor 24 Megapixels CMOS Sensor Size 36 x 24mm
Anti-Alias Filter Yes Sensor Aspect 3:2 Aspect-Ratio
Stabilization 2-Axis Dust-ReductionYes
Sensitivity ISO 100 - 25600 Shutter-Speed 1/8000 - 30s
Lens MountSony A MountCrop Factor1X
Filter DiameterN / A Focus System 121-point Phase-Detect, Assist-lamp *19 Phase-Detect points (11 cross-type) in AF module. 102 Phase-Detect points on sensor. Depth Map Focus tracking.
Viewfinder Type Built-in EVF Viewfinder Size 0.50" EVF 2.4 Megapixels (0.71X) 100% Coverage
Display Attachment Rotating Display Size 1.2 Megapixels 3" LCD 100% Coverage
Exposure ModesP, A, T, M, B Scene Modes8Sweep Panorama, Portrait, Sports, Macro, Landscape, Sunset, Multi-Frame Twilight, Night Portrait
MeteringMulti-Segment, Center-Weighed, Spot Bracketing 5 Shots ±2 EV
Exposure Compensation ±5 EV, 1/3 or 1/2 EV Flash Compensation ±3 EV, 1/3 or 1/2 EV
White Balance Auto , Presets, Custom White Balance Tuning 2 Axis, 15 steps
Continuous Drive 6 FPS, 16 JPEG, 15 RAW *7 FPS APS-C crop mode. Self Timer Yes *2s, 10s
Command Dials 2 DOF Preview Yes
Protection Weatherproof Dust Reduction Yes
Digital Level 2 Axis Tripod Mount Yes
Remote Trigger Wired, Infrared Eye-Start Sensor Yes
HDR Yes Orientation Sensor Yes
Interval Timer No Multiple Exposure No
Image Formats JPEG RAW Flash Ports Hot-Shoe
Built-In Flash No Flash Sync 1/250s
Video Capture 1920x1080 @ 60 FPS 16:9 *Uncompressed 1080p HD output via HDMI. Headphone mini-jack. Sound Input Stereo
Video Format AVCHD, MPEG-4 WiFi No
Memory Secure Digital Extended Capacity x 2, Memory Stick Duo GPS Position
Battery Lithium-Ion Battery Life 410 *CIPA Standard
Introduced 2012-09-12, DiscontinuedYES Construction Standard
Size 147 x 111 x 78mm (W x H x D) Weight 812g

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Sony SLT-A99V Highlights


Mirrorless digital camera

Sensor-Size: 36 x 24mm

Full-Frame Sensor

Actual size when viewed at 100 DPI

24 Megapixels MirrorlessISO 100-25600
Sony A Mount
1X FLM
Shutter 1/8000-30s
2-Axis Built-in StabilizationFull manual controls, including Manual Focus
0.50" Built-in EVF 2.4 Megapixels (0.71X)Custom white-balance with 2 axis fine-tuning
Automatic Eye-Start sensorSpot-Metering
2 Axis Digital LevelHot-Shoe
WeatherproofStereo audio input
Built-in Dust ReductionLithium-Ion Battery
6 FPS Drive, 16 ImagesSecure Digital Extended Capacity x 2
1920x1080 @ 60 FPS Video RecordingMemory Stick Duo
3" LCD 1.2 Megapixels
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