The α99 is the new flagship model of the Sony Alpha A-mount lineup and features a 24.3-effective megapixel (approximately) 35 mm full-frame image sensor in addition to Translucent Mirror Technology. The crystallization of Sony’s cumulative camera technologies – including the world’s first (footnote: Among interchangeable-lens digital cameras with a full-frame image sensor (as of September 12, 2012), According to Sony’s internal survey) Dual AF System and diverse high-end movie shooting functions – the long-awaited α99 delivers the pinnacle of handling and reliability to intermediate and advanced users.
24.3 MP 35 MM FULL FRAME SENSOR a whole new world of high-quality images are realized through this full-frame sensor with an ISO range of 100 – 32000.
UNCOMPRESSED HDMI OUTPUT easily record Full 1080 HD uncompressed clean-screen video files to external recording devices via an HDMI connection in 24p, 60p and 60i frame-rates1.
MULTI-FRAME NR the camera captures six images in a fraction of a second and combines the data from all six to create a single image with reduced noise for incredible low-light shooting without a flash.
WORLD’S FIRST 19-POINT DUAL AF SYSTEM10 is complemented by a multi-point focal plane phase-detection AF sensor with 102 AF points that takes advantage of Translucent Mirror Technology that simultaneously directs light to the image sensor and AF sensor at all times.
NEW AF-D MODE4 highly advanced Continuous AF mode uses continues to accurately focus on the subject whether the subject is moving in depth or plane direction.
AF RANGE CONTROL allows users to set the range of distance from the camera in which subjects can be focused on, preventing unwanted focusing on foreground and background objects.
FAST CONTINUOUS SHOOTING SPEEDS highly responsive continuous shooting at approximately 6 frames per second (fps) is made possible by Translucent Mirror Technology and an enhanced Tracking Focus function.
NEWLY DESIGNED THREE-WAY TILTABLE LCD provides greater ease of operation and features WhiteMagic™ technology, which nearly doubles the visibility of the 921k-dot Xtra Fine LCD™ monitor in sunny outdoor conditions.
XGA OLED VIEWFINDER reduces motion blur and delivers real-time results in superb color and detail, even after sunset.