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, 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
    JPEG, RAW, RAW + JPEG
  • AV Interfaces
    HDMI, USB 2.0, composite video/audio
  • Print Standard
    Direct print, DPOF support, Exif Print support, PictBridge support, PRINT Image Matching
  • Interfaces Provided
    Composite video/audio, HDMI, USB 2.0
  • ISO (Max)
    6400
  • Manufacturer
    Sony

Exposure & White Balance

  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100-6400
  • Exposure Metering
    center-weighted, multi-segment, spot
  • Exposure Metering Zones
    40
  • Exposure Modes
    aperture-priority, automatic, bulb, manual, shutter-priority
  • Special Effects
    Autumn, Sepia, Sunset, Vivid, Black & White, Clear, Deep, Landscape, Light, Neutral, Night View, Portrait
  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    2500K - 9900K, cloudy, daylight, flash, fluorescent, shade, tungsten light
  • 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
  • Lens Mounting Type
    Minolta A-type

Camera Flash

  • Features
    AF illuminator

Additional Features

  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    5 frames per second
  • Self Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec
  • Flash Terminal
    PC terminal, hot shoe
  • Additional Features
    AE lock, digital noise reduction, histogram display, mirror lock, mirror lock, digital image rotation, digital noise reduction, direct print, display brightness control, histogram display, mirror lock, AF lock, Dynamic Range Optimizer, RGB primary color filter, camera orientation detection, date/time stamp, depth-of-field preview button, digital image rotation, digital noise reduction

Viewfinder

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

Display

  • Type
    3" LCD display
  • Resolution
    921,600 pixels
  • Display Features
    built-in

Connections

  • Memory Card Slot
    CompactFlash Card, Memory Stick Duo card

Software

  • Software
    Drivers & Utilities, Sony Image Data Converter SR, Sony Image Data Lightbox SR, Sony Picture Motion Browser, Sony Remote Camera Control

System Requirements for PC Connection

  • Operating System Support
    Apple Mac OS X 10.1.3 or later, MS Windows 2000, MS Windows Vista, MS Windows XP
  • Peripheral Devices
    CD-ROM drive, USB port

Miscellaneous

  • Included Accessories
    IR remote control, USB cable, battery charger, body cap, eyepiece cover, shoulder strap, video cable
  • Body Material
    magnesium alloy
  • Protection
    dust resistant

Battery

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

Memory / Storage

  • Memory Card Slot
    CompactFlash Card, Memory Stick Duo card
  • Supported Memory Cards
    CompactFlash, Memory Stick Duo
  • Image Storage
    6048 x 4032
    4400 x 2936
    3024 x 2016

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.