Sony Alpha SLT-A99 (Body Only) Specifications

Sony Alpha SLT-A99 (Body Only)

Part Number: CNETSONYSLT-A99 (Reviewed)

General

  • Packaged Quantity
    1
  • Sensor Resolution
    24.3 Megapixel, 24.3 Megapixel
  • Optical Sensor Type
    Exmor CMOS
  • Total Pixels
    24,700,000 pixels pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    24,300,000 pixels pixels
  • Optical Sensor Size
    23.9 x 35.8mm
  • Field of View Crop Factor
    1.0
  • Sensor Dust Reduction
    Yes
  • Sensor Features
    Anti-Dust coating, Dust Reduction (image sensor vibration)
  • Digital Zoom
    4 x
  • Image Processor
    BIONZ
  • Image Stabilizer
    optical (SteadyShot INSIDE)
  • Auto Focus
    TTL phase detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    19
  • AE/AF Control
    Subject-tracking AF, Depth Map Assist Continuous AF (AF-D), Subject-tracking AF
  • Face Detection
    Face Recognition, Smile Shutter, face and smile detection
  • Digital Video Format
    AVCHD, H.264
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG, RAW, RAW + JPEG
  • Max Video Resolution
    1920 x 1080
  • AV Interfaces
    HDMI, USB 2.0
  • Surround Sound
    Dolby Digital AC-3 (2 channel) recording
  • HDR Mode
    Auto HDR mode
  • Sensors
    Digital level meter
  • Navigation
    GPS receiver
  • Print Standard
    DPOF support, Exif Print support, PRINT Image Matching
  • Auto Focus Features
    Predictive Focus Control
  • Interfaces Provided
    HDMI, USB 2.0
  • ISO (Max)
    25600
  • Manufacturer
    Sony

Exposure & White Balance

  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100-25600, ISO auto (100-6400)
  • Exposure Metering
    center-weighted, multi-segment, spot
  • Exposure Metering Zones
    1200
  • Exposure Modes
    aperture-priority, automatic, bulb, manual, program, shutter-priority
  • Shooting Programs
    handheld twilight, landscape, macro, night portrait, night view, portrait mode, sports mode, sunset
  • Special Effects
    Autumn Leaves, Sepia, Sunset, Vivid, Black & White, Clear, Deep, Landscape, Light, Neutral, Night Scene, Portrait
  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    2500K - 9900K, shade, cloudy, daylight, flash, fluorescent light (cool white), fluorescent light (daylight white), fluorescent light (daylight), fluorescent light (warm white), incandescent
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/8000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    30 sec
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±5 EV range, in 1/2 or 1/3 EV steps
  • Auto Exposure Bracketing
    5 steps in 1/3, 1/2, 2/3, 2 or 3 EV steps
  • White Balance Bracketing
    Yes
  • X-sync Speed
    1/250 sec
  • Exposure Range
    EV -2-17 ( ISO 100 ), EV -2-17 ( ISO 100 )

Lens System

  • Lens System Mounting
    Minolta A-type
  • Lens Mounting Type
    Minolta A-type

Camera Flash

  • Camera Flash
    none
  • Features
    AF illuminator

Additional Features

  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    10 frames per second, 8 frames per second
  • Self Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec
  • Flash Terminal
    PC terminal, hot shoe
  • Additional Features
    1080p Full HD movie recording, Eye-Fi Card Ready, High ISO NR, Multi-Frame Noise Reduction, High ISO NR, Quick AF Full HD movie recording, Intelligent AUTO (iAUTO), Quick AF Live View, Lens Distortion Compensation (LDC), RGB primary color filter, Multi-Frame Noise Reduction, PlayMemories Camera Apps support, Smart Teleconverter, Quick AF Full HD movie recording, Superior Auto mode, Quick AF Live View, Sweep Panorama technology, Translucent Mirror technology, RGB primary color filter, Smart Teleconverter, automatic display brightness adjustment, 24p Cinema Mode, built-in help guide, Superior Auto mode, Sweep Panorama technology, camera orientation detection, date/time stamp, Translucent Mirror technology, automatic display brightness adjustment, depth-of-field preview button, built-in help guide, digital image rotation, digital noise reduction, camera orientation detection, date/time stamp, distortion control, face detection, depth-of-field preview button, highlight point display, digital image rotation, digital noise reduction, histogram display, AE lock, face detection, long exposure noise reduction, peripheral illumination correction, highlight point display, saturation control, histogram display, long exposure noise reduction, shadow point display, peripheral illumination correction, sharpness control, takes photos while movie recording, saturation control, shadow point display, sharpness control, takes photos while movie recording, long exposure noise reduction, AF lock, sharpness control, takes photos while movie recording, shadow point display, sharpness control, takes photos while movie recording, long exposure noise reduction, peripheral illumination correction, saturation control, shadow point display, sharpness control, Auto Portrait Framing, takes photos while movie recording, Chromatic Aberration Compensation (CAC), Clear Image Zoom, Dynamic Range Optimizer, Dual Phase Detect AF system, Dynamic Range Optimizer, Eye-Fi Card Ready

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    OLED - OLED, OLED
  • Viewfinder Color Support
    color
  • Viewfinder Diagonal Size
    0.5 in
  • Viewfinder Resolution
    2,359,000 pixels pixels
  • Field Coverage
    100%
  • Magnification
    0.71x
  • Dioptric Correction Range
    -4 to +3
  • Features
    viewfinder brightness control
  • Optical Viewfinder Field Coverage
    100%
  • Optical Viewfinder Magnification
    0.71x
  • Optical Viewfinder Dioptric Correction Range
    -4 to +3

Display

  • Type
    3" LCD display
  • Resolution
    1,228,800 pixels
  • Display Features
    rotating

Microphone

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    stereo

Connections

  • Connector Type
    1 x HDMI output
    1 x USB 2.0
    1 x remote control
    1 x DC power input
    1 x microphone
    1 x headphones
  • Memory Card Slot
    Memory Stick PRO Duo card, dual SD 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 10.3 - 10.8, MS Windows 7 SP1, MS Windows Vista SP2, MS Windows XP SP3
  • Peripheral Devices
    CD-ROM drive, USB port

Miscellaneous

  • Microsoft Certifications
    Compatible with Windows 7
  • Included Accessories
    USB cable, accessory shoe adapter, battery charger, body cap, eyepiece cover, shoe cap, shoulder strap
  • Body Material
    magnesium alloy
  • Protection
    dust resistant, splashproof

Battery

  • Battery Type
    Sony NP-FM500H, Sony NP-FM500H
  • Details
    1 x Sony NP-FM500H Li-ion rechargeable battery - 1650 mAh ( included ), 1 x Li-ion rechargeable battery - 1650 mAh ( included ), 1 x Sony NP-FM500H Li-ion rechargeable battery - 1650 mAh ( included )
  • Battery Life Details
    Photo shooting - 410 shots ( EVF on )
    Photo shooting - 500 shots ( LCD Monitor on )
    Video recording - 2.6 hours

Memory / Storage

  • Memory Card Slot
    Memory Stick PRO Duo card, dual SD card
  • Supported Memory Cards
    Memory Stick PRO Duo, Memory Stick PRO-HG Duo, Memory Stick PRO-HG Duo HX, SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card, SDHC UHS-I Memory Card, SDXC Memory Card, SDXC UHS-I Memory Card
  • Image Storage
    6000 x 4000
    3936 x 2624
    2640 x 1760
    1728 x 1152
    6000 x 3376
    3936 x 2216
    2640 x 1488
    1728 x 976, 6000 x 4000
    3936 x 2624
    2640 x 1760
    1728 x 1152
    6000 x 3376
    3936 x 2216
    2640 x 1488
    1728 x 976
  • Video Capture
    AVCHD - 1920 x 1080 - 60 fps - 28Mbps
    AVCHD - 1920 x 1080 - 60 fps - 24Mbps
    AVCHD - 1920 x 1080 - 60 fps - 17Mbps
    AVCHD - 1920 x 1080 - 24 fps - 24Mbps
    AVCHD - 1920 x 1080 - 24 fps - 17Mbps
    H.264 - 1440 x 1080 - 30 fps - 12Mbps
    H.264 - 640 x 480 - 30 fps - 3Mbps, AVCHD - 1920 x 1080 - 60 fps - 28Mbps
    AVCHD - 1920 x 1080 - 60 fps - 24Mbps
    AVCHD - 1920 x 1080 - 60 fps - 17Mbps
    AVCHD - 1920 x 1080 - 24 fps - 24Mbps
    AVCHD - 1920 x 1080 - 24 fps - 17Mbps
    H.264 - 1440 x 1080 - 30 fps - 12Mbps
    H.264 - 640 x 480 - 30 fps - 3Mbps

Manufacturer Warranty

  • Service & Support
    1 year warranty
  • Service & Support Details
    Limited warranty - parts and labor - 1 year

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    5.8 in
  • Depth
    3.1 in
  • Height
    4.4 in
  • Weight
    1.6 lbs, 25.9 oz

Environmental Parameters

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

General

  • Manufacturer
    Sony