Sony Alpha SLT-A57 Camera Officially Unveiled
Sony has today officially unveiled their new Alpha A57 camera which is equipped with Translucent Mirror Technology and is the latest addition to Sony’s popular line of A-mount cameras.
The new Sony Alpha A57 is capable of shooting 12 frames per second and is equipped with a 16-megapixel APS HD CMOS sensor, capable of capturing 1920 x 1080 video at 60p, 60i and 24p/25p.
Together with a 15 point autofocus system and enhanced object tracking features, and ISO which has been increased to 16000.Mike Kahn, director of the Alpha camera business group for Sony Electronics explains:
“Today’s DSLR consumer is looking for a higher level of control and flexibility in their camera,”-”With the introduction of the new α57, we’re bringing blazing fast response rates, enhanced artistic capabilities and other advanced features to the mainstream DSLR marketplace, offering professional-grade performance at affordable prices.”
The Sony Alpha A57 will be arriving next month and will be available for $800 as a kit (model SLT-A57K) with an 18-55mm lens or in body only form for $700 (model SLT-A57).