Sony Alpha DSLR-A900 (Body Only) Specifications

Sony Alpha DSLR-A900 (Body Only)

Part Number: DSLR-A900 (Reviewed) Released: September 12, 2008

General

  • Packaged Quantity
    1
  • Product Type
    Digital camera - SLR
  • Sensor Resolution
    24.6 Megapixel
  • Optical Sensor Type
    Exmor CMOS
  • Total Pixels
    25,700,000 pixels pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    24,600,000 pixels pixels
  • Optical Sensor Size
    24 x 35.9mm
  • Field of View Crop Factor
    1.0
  • Sensor Dust Reduction
    Yes
  • Sensor Features
    Anti-Dust coating
  • Image Processor
    BIONZ
  • Image Stabilizer
    optical (Steady Shot)
  • Auto Focus
    TTL phase detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    9
  • Image Recording Format
    RAW
  • AV Interfaces
    composite video/audio
  • Manufacturer
    Sony

Exposure & White Balance

  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100-6400
  • Exposure Metering
    multi-segment
  • Exposure Metering Zones
    40
  • Exposure Modes
    bulb
  • Special Effects
    Portrait
  • White Balance
    custom
  • White Balance Presets
    cloudy
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/8000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    30 sec
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±3 EV range, in 1/2 or 1/3 EV steps
  • Auto Exposure Bracketing
    3 steps in 1/3, 1/2, 2/3, 1 or 2 EV steps
  • White Balance Bracketing
    Yes
  • X-sync Speed
    1/250 sec

Lens System

  • Lens System Mounting
    Minolta A-type

Camera Flash

  • Features
    AF illuminator

Additional Features

  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    5 frames per second
  • Self Timer Delay
    2 sec
  • Flash Terminal
    hot shoe
  • Additional Features
    date/time stamp

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    Optical - fixed eye-level pentaprism
  • Field Coverage
    100%
  • Magnification
    0.74x
  • Dioptric Correction Range
    -3 to +1

Display

  • Resolution
    921,600 pixels
  • Display Features
    built-in

Connections

  • Memory Card Slot
    CompactFlash Card

Software

  • Software
    Sony Remote Camera Control

System Requirements for PC Connection

  • Operating System Support
    MS Windows XP
  • Peripheral Devices
    USB port

Miscellaneous

  • Included Accessories
    eyepiece cover
  • Body Material
    magnesium alloy
  • Protection
    dust resistant

Battery

  • Battery Type
    Sony NP-FM500H
  • Details
    1 x Sony NP-FM500H Li-ion rechargeable battery - 1650 mAh ( included )

Memory / Storage

  • Memory Card Slot
    CompactFlash Card
  • Supported Memory Cards
    Memory Stick Duo

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    6.1 in
  • Depth
    3.2 in
  • Height
    4.6 in

Environmental Parameters

  • Min Operating Temperature
    32 °F
  • Max Operating Temperature
    104 °F

Main Features

  • Image stabilizer feature
    Optical stabilization helps prevent blurry pictures, especially for handheld cameras at slow shutter speeds or when using high optical zoom. This camera utilizes built-in Super SteadyShot stabilization to assist in taking sharper pictures.

General

  • Manufacturer
    Sony

Where to Buy

Sony Alpha DSLR-A900 (Body Only)

Part Number: DSLR-A900 Released: Sep. 12, 2008

MSRP: $2,699.99

See manufacturer website for availability.