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The Sony Alpha SLT-A99V is a generally great camera that's equally adept at both stills and video, but with a few caveats.
The company consolidates its entry-level SLT line into a single model.
A good option if you're looking for something fast with a viewfinder and tilting LCD, the Sony Alpha SLT-A37 is a solid but not outstanding sub-$800 dSLR-style camera.
The Sony Alpha SLT-A77V is an excellent, well-designed camera for deep-pocketed amateurs; it nevertheless has a few limitations that may make it impractical for professionals.
The camera delivers excellent image quality, though it flags when the light gets too low.
A solid camera for point-and-shoot upgraders who want to be able to shoot action and video, the Sonly Alpha SLT-A35's bulk may still be a turn-off for some.
The A58 merges the designs of the A37 and A57.
Expensive and probably a bit large for the typical point-and-shoot upgrader, the Sony Alpha SLT-A55V nevertheless delivers the performance and photo quality boost those shooters are expecting.
The company wants you to feel equally at home shooting photo and video with the A99.
The A37's photos look typical for an entry-level dSLR-class camera: very good, but not outstanding compared to competitors.