Sony SLT-A99
Sony SLT-A99
Top 19%1,978 points
Top 19%
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 a7 III: 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. 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.
25600 ISO
Nikon D7500 + Nikon AF-S DX Nikkor 18-140mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR: 1640000 ISO

7. 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

8. video recording (main camera)

The maximum resolution available for videos shot with the main camera. Although it may be possible to choose among other frame rates, those recordings usually have lower resolutions.
1080 x 24fps
Canon EOS 1D X Mark II: 2160 x 60fps

9. weight

812g
HTC Re: 65.5g

10. has a stereo microphone

A stereo microphone allows to record audio files or movies in stereo without an external microphone.
Sony SLT-A99
50% have it

11. fastest shutter speed

A faster maximum shutter speed allows taking pictures of fast moving subjects without blur.
1/8000s
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 IV: 1/32000s

12. pixel density

544ppi
Panasonic Lumix DC-GH5S: 1437.5ppi

13. Has phase detection autofocus for photos

A phase detection autofocus is much faster than a contrast detection autofocus, allowing for sharper images.
Sony SLT-A99
31% have it

14. has a built-in HDR mode

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

15. resolution

1358 x 905px
Panasonic Lumix DC-GH5S: 3680 x 2760px

16. has AF tracking

With AF tracking, once you choose the subject and press the shutter release part way down, as the subject moves, the autofocus will follow it. No more out of focus shots.
Sony SLT-A99
72% have it

17. has a microphone in

A microphone port allows connecting external high-end or specialized microphones.
Sony SLT-A99
25% have it

18. width

111.2mm
DxO One: 26.2mm

19. battery power

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

20. 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
26% have it

21. volume

1281.56cm³
Fujifilm FinePix X-Pro1: 0cm³

22. higher resolution (screen)

A higher screen resolution provides a sharper image, making it easier to review your photos.
1229k dots
Fujifilm X-T1 + XF 18-55mm F2.8-4 R LM OIS: 1040000k dots

23. height

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

24. thickness

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

25. Weather sealed

Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.
Sony SLT-A99
19% have it

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