Presented camera Sony a99 II
Sony Electronics has introduced the flagship model line of full frame cameras with mount A. the New product is called the Sony α99 II.
The α99 model II became the first full-frame Sony camera, which uses a focusing system 4D Focus. Hybrid phase AF system relies on 79 points separate sensor and 399 points in the focal plane, which forms an array of cross points 79. According to the manufacturer, this focusing system is characterized by high accuracy and speed, and the use of translucent mirror ensured stable tracking focus with the ability to continuously monitor the object in the viewfinder during continuous shooting or video.
The camera uses the image sensor Exmor R CMOS sensor with back-illuminated. Its resolution is a 42.4 MP. The basic range of sensitivity is equal to ISO 100-25600, extended to ISO 50-102400. The sensor has no optical low-pass filter, through which are passed the fine details and subtle textures.
The new BIONZ X processor and a new paddle design, the resource which is estimated at 300 000 cuts, allow for burst shooting at up to 12 fps. the Camera supports video shooting 4K at a flow rate of 100 Mbits/sec and a compression standard XAVC S. the effectiveness of the new stabilization system in five degrees of freedom SteadyShot Inside producer 4.5 assesses the level of exposure.
The manufacturer said that with all the improvements, the novelty was even 8% smaller than the original model. The camera body is made of magnesium alloy. The camera is protected from dust and moisture.
Delivery Sony α99 II will begin in November. In the US the camera will cost $ 3,200 in Europe — 3600 euros.