Sony SLT-A99V + Sony SAL-55300
Sony SLT-A99V + Sony SAL-55300
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Sony SLT-A99V + Sony SAL-55300 review: 83 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
Canon EOS R: 5655

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-A99V + Sony SAL-55300
28% 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
Fujifilm X-T3: 2160 x 60fps

9. weight

460g(Sony DT 55-300mm F/4.5-5.6)
HTC Re: 65.5g

10. 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

11. has a stereo microphone

A stereo microphone allows to record audio files or movies in stereo without an external microphone.
Sony SLT-A99V + Sony SAL-55300
50% have it

12. Has phase detection autofocus for photos

A phase detection autofocus is much faster than a contrast detection autofocus, allowing for sharper images.
Sony SLT-A99V + Sony SAL-55300
32% have it

13. 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-A99V + Sony SAL-55300
73% have it

14. pixel density

544ppi
Panasonic Lumix DC-TS7: 2160ppi

15. resolution

1358 x 905px
Panasonic Lumix DC-TS7: 5184 x 3888px

16. battery power

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

17. 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

18. has a built-in HDR mode

It can automatically shoot pictures with a higher dynamic range (HDR).
Sony SLT-A99V + Sony SAL-55300
27% have it

19. has a microphone in

A microphone port allows connecting external high-end or specialized microphones.
Sony SLT-A99V + Sony SAL-55300
26% have it

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-A99V + Sony SAL-55300
27% have it

21. Weather sealed

Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.
Sony SLT-A99V + Sony SAL-55300
20% have it

22. has a two-stage shutter

A two-stage shutter is good for taking photos like a pro; apply pressure to the button in order for the lens to focus, and then press it fully to capture the photograph.
Sony SLT-A99V + Sony SAL-55300
54% have it

23. has continuous autofocus when recording movies

When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
Sony SLT-A99V + Sony SAL-55300
66% have it

24. 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-A99V + Sony SAL-55300
18% have it

25. has manual shutter speed

This allows to manually set the shutter speed.
Sony SLT-A99V + Sony SAL-55300
48% have it

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