Sony A9 Full-Frame Mirrorless Camera launched in India
Sony is very famous company & have many categories like smartphone, TV, laptop, camera & many more. But today we talk about recently launch full-frame mirrorless camera α9 (α is alpha). The camera available via Sony center or Electronic store & price got ₹3,29,990.
Sony α9 is world’s first 24.2MP 35mm full-frame stacked Exmor RS CMOS sensor that enables data speed processing at up to 20x faster which is really good if we compare to previous Sony mirrorless camera. It has upgraded BIONZ X processing engine & front-end LSI that maximizes its overall performance.
Camera packed with high-speed, blackout-free continuous shooting at up to 20fps, 60 AF/AE tracking for up to 362 JPEG or 241 RAW images, & a maximum shutter speed of up to 1/32,000 second. Sony α9 got 4D focus with 693 AF points which cover approx 93% of the image area.
Sony also, provide Fast Hybrid AF system are further improved in combination with the enhanced BIONZ X image processing engine. Talking about more AF feature so, Eye AF which enhanced by 30%, Low Light & A-mount AF lens support.
Sony α9 sensitivity up to ISO 204800. Also, 5-axis in-body image stabilization with 5.0 steps shutter speed advantage. Company give dual SD card slot, the α9 offers an Ethernet port (wired LAN terminal), that allows the user to conveniently transfer files to a specified FTP server at high speeds, making it an ideal choice for studio photography, high-profile news and sporting events and more. In addition, the external flash units and cables to be connected directly to the camera for convenient flash sync via sync terminal.
Camera boasted by all-new Sony battery (model NP-FZ100) with 2.2x the capacity of previous Sony full-frame models, allowing for much longer shooting performance. Sony α9 support 4K video recording with no pixel binning plus camera can record Full HD at 120 fps at up to 100 Mbps.
Sony α9 got Quad-VGA OLED Tru-Finder has approx. 3686k-dot high resolution with 0.78x finder magnification, corner-to-corner clarity & ZEISS T* Coating to reduce reflections additionally fluorine coating is applied to the outer lens for improved protection from dirt.
Other feature is Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, Multi interface shoe, 3.5mm stereo mini jack, Vertical grip connector, HD output, Multi/Micro USB terminal & NFC. Sony α9 sports 7.5cm LCD touch screen with 1440k dot & tilts as much as 107° upwards and 41° downwards for flexible hold and framing.
Press release Sony –
Introduces two new Wide-Angle & one Tele-photo Full-Frame E-Mount Lenses
The new lenses include the FE 100-400mm F4.5–5.6 GM OSS Super Telephoto Zoom (model SEL100400GM), the FE 16-35mm F2.8 GM large aperture wide-angle zoom lens (model SEL1635GM) and the FE 12-24mm F4 G ultra-wide angle zoom lens (model SEL1224G).
The new SEL100400GM is a super telephoto zoom that meets the intense build requirements of Sony’s acclaimed G Master series lens lineup, the new FE 100-400mm GM model produces outstanding corner-to-corner sharpness throughout the lens’ zoom and focus ranges and beautiful rendered ‘bokeh’ or background defocus, ensuring the finest details are brought out in every subject and scene.
In total, Sony’s full-frame E-mount lens line-up now covers from the ultra-wide 12mm to super-telephoto 800mm (with teleconverter) focal length range.
The SEL1635GM lens brings the incredible high-resolution and beautiful bokeh of Sony’s flagship G Master series to a wide 16-35mm focal length for exceptional landscapes, cityscapes, portraits and more, while the new SEL1224G, Sony’s widest E-mount full-frame lens to date, offers a dynamic new perspective for all Industrial & Ultra-Wide angle shooters.
New FE 100-400mm F4.5 – 5.6 GM OSS Super Tele Photo Lens
In order to keep up with fast-moving action, the new FE 100-400mm GM super telephoto zoom lens features the combination of a double linear motor and a Direct Drive SSM actuator, which also ensures precise, quiet operation.
The double motor system allows rapid focus lens drive acceleration to capture the sudden motion that is common with sports and wildlife photography, while high precision positioning control and a newly optimised AF algorithm ensure the subject is quickly found and focused on. This ensures that the maximum AF performance of a camera like the new α9 is realised. The new FE 100-400mm GM weighs in at a mere 1,395 grams, making it among the lightest in its class and an ideal fit for Sony’s wide range of compactly designed cameras.
Functionally, the lens has a zoom torque adjustment ring – a first for Sony α – allowing the user to adjust the level of torque in the ring to zoom faster or slower depending on their shooting style. There is also a focus hold button that can also be assigned to variety of functions including focus mode selection, AF area selection or the popular Eye AF lock feature. The telephoto zoom lens is dust and moisture resistant*, and has fluorine coating on the front lens that makes it easier to remove dust or grease. There is also a removable tripod mount. The FE 100-400mm GM is compatible with both the 1.4x (model SEL14TC) and 2.0x (model SEL20TC) teleconverters.
New FE 16-35mm F2.8 GM Wide-Angle Zoom Lens
The SEL1635GM is dust and moisture resistant17 , has a fluorine coating on the front lens that helps to both prevent dust or grease marks and remove them easily if they do become a trouble. There is also a customizable focus hold button and a hood release button.
New FE 12-24mm F4 G Ultra-Wide-Angle Zoom Lens
A uniquely designed ultra-wide-angle zoom lens, the new FE 12-24mm F4 G lens produces outstanding image quality in a compact, lightweight design, weighing approximately 566g.
The new SEL1224G lens includes a DDSSM (Direct Drive Super Sonic Wave Motor) for fast, quiet and precise AF performance, plus a customizable focus hold button and focus mode switch. It is also dust and moisture resistant.17
The newly launched α9 and three new lenses will be available in all Sony Center, Alpha flagship stores and major electronic stores across India.
Model MRP Availability α9 (model ILCE-9) Rs. 329,990/- 29th July, 2017 SEL100400GM Rs. 199,990/- 24th July, 2017 SEL1635GM Rs. 179,990/- 24th July, 2017 SEL1224G Rs. 139,990/- Already available
Check the official website for more.