Sony SLT-A99
Sony SLT-A99
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Top 16%
Top specs and features

Sony SLT-A99: 65 facts and highlights

1. megapixels

24.3MP
Panono Camera: 108MP

2. sensor size

The larger the sensor the more light the sensor captures yielding in better image quality.
35.8 x 23.8mm
Polaroid Snap: 81.2 x 25.4mm

3. focus points

The more focus points the more flexibility in picking which part of the scene to focus on. They also give the image sensor a better probability in identifying the right area of the scene to focus on in more automatic modes.
19
Sony Alpha a9: 693

4. continuous shooting at high resolution

Fast continuous shooting is useful for catching action shots.
10fps
Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II: 60fps

5. has a flip-out screen

Flip-out screens are useful for doing tricky shots.
Sony SLT-A99
27% have it

6. weight

812g
HTC Re: 65.5g

7. maximum light sensitivity

With a higher light sensitivity (ISO level), the sensor absorbs more light. This can be used to capture moving objects using a fast shutter speed, or to take images in low light without using a flash.
25600ISO
Nikon D7500 + Nikon AF-S DX Nikkor 18-140mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR: 1640000ISO

8. longer battery life

CIPA is an independent, standard measurement that determines how many shots a camera can take before the battery dies.
500shots
Nikon D3x: 4400shots

9. video recording

1080 x 24fps
Canon EOS 1D X Mark II: 2160 x 60fps

10. has a stereo microphone

A stereo microphone allows to record audio files or movies in stereo without an external microphone.
Sony SLT-A99
49% have it

11. fastest shutter speed

A faster maximum shutter speed allows taking pictures of fast moving subjects without blur.
0.000125s
Canon EOS-1D C: 0.00000125s

12. width

111.2mm
DxO One: 26.2mm

13. pixel density

544ppi
Sony A7 II: 544ppi

14. has a 24p cinema mode

24p is a video format (24 frames per second) traditionally used in cinema. Nowadays, it is used to create film-like motion characteristics.
Sony SLT-A99
25% have it

15. higher resolution (screen)

A higher screen resolution provides a sharper image, making it easier to review your photos.
1229k dots
Fujifilm FinePix X-Pro1: 1230000k dots

16. has a built-in HDR mode

It can automatically shoot pictures with a higher dynamic range (HDR).
Sony SLT-A99
26% have it

17. height

147mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX400V: 39mm

18. volume

1281.55776cm³
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: cm³

19. thickness

78.4mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: 13mm

20. resolution

1358 x 905px
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH2K + Lumix G Vario 14-42mm/ F3.5-5.6 ASPH./ MEGA O.I.S: 1517 x 1011px

21. battery power

1650mAh
Samsung Galaxy NX Mirrorless + 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6: 4360mAh

22. has a microphone in

A microphone port allows connecting external high-end or specialized microphones.
Sony SLT-A99
24% have it

23. Has a built-in focus motor

The focus motor moves the lens in order to autofocus. For system cameras, having a focus motor in the camera's body allows you to use a wide range of lenses, including lenses which do not have their own focus motor. For compact cameras, a focus motor is usually built-in.
Sony SLT-A99
17% have it

24. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
3"
Samsung Galaxy Camera 2: 4.8"

25. has GPS

GPS enables global positioning, useful in map, geo-tagging or navigation apps.
Sony SLT-A99
15% have it

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