Sony A77 II vs A77 Specifications Comparison

Sony A77 II (A77 Mark 2) APS-C fixed-mirror DSLR camera officially announced. Sony SLT-A77 II vs SLT-A77 specifications comparison table can be seen below.

The new A-Mount camera features the world’s fastest continuous shooting speed up to 12 fps amongst interchangeable-lens digital cameras.

The Sony A77 II features a 24.3 megapixel Exmor CMOS image sensor with an ISO range of 100-25600.  The A77 Mark II comes with a 79 point phase detection AF system with 15 cross points and delivers ultra-fast, intelligent AF tracking and up to 12 fps burst of up to 60 full-resolution frames.

Sony A77 II vs A77 Specifications Comparison

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To see the difference between Sony A77 II vs A77 A-mount cameras we have put together A77 II vs A77 specs comparison table below.

Sony a77II Sony a77
Lens Mount A-mount A-mount
Image Sensor APS-C (23.5 x 15.6 mm) Exmor CMOS APS-C (23.5 x 15.6 mm) Exmor APS HD CMOS
Effective Pixels 24.3MP 24.3MP
Total Pixels 24.7MP 24.7MP
Maximum Resolution 6000 x 4000 6000 x 4000
Image Processor BIONZ X BIONZ
Aspect Ratio 3:2; 16:9 3:2; 16:9
Still Image File Format JPEG; RAW (Sony ARW 2.3 format) JPEG; RAW (Sony ARW 2.3 format); 3D MPO
Storage Media SD, SDHC, SDXC, Memory Stick Pro Duo, PRO-HG Duo, XC-HG Duo SD, SDHC, SDXC, Memory Stick Pro Duo, PRO-HG Duo
Card Slot 1x Multi Format Card Slot 1x Multi Format Card Slot
Viewfinder Type 2,359k-dot XGA OLED Tru-Finder Electronic Viewfinder 2,359k-dot XGA OLED Tru-Finder Electronic Viewfinder
Frame Coverage 100% 100%
Magnification 1.09x (35mm equivalent: 0.71x) 1.09x (35mm equivalent: 0.71x)
Eyepoint 27mm from the eyepiece 27mm from the eyepiece
Diopter Adjustment -4.0 to +3.0m-1 -4.0 to +3.0m-1
Shutter Type Electronically-controlled, vertical-traverse, focal-plane type Electronically-controlled, vertical-traverse, focal-plane type
Shutter Speed 1/8000th to 30 sec./ Bulb 1/8000th to 30 sec./ Bulb
Flash Sync Speed 1/250th sec 1/250th sec
Drive Modes Single, Continuous (Hi/Lo), Self Timer, Bracket Single, Continuous (Hi/Lo), Self Timer, Bracket
Top Continuous Shooting Rate 12 fps in Full Resolution 12 fps in Full Resolution
Self-Timer 2 sec, 10 sec, Delay 2 sec, 10 sec, Delay
Exposure Metering System 1200-zone Evaluative Metering 1200-zone Evaluative Metering
Metering Method Multi-segment, Center-weighted, Spot Multi-segment, Center-weighted, Spot
Metering Range EV -2 to EV 17 (at ISO 100 equivalent with f/1.4 lens attached) EV -2 to EV 17 (at ISO 100 equivalent with f/1.4 lens attached)
Exposure Modes Auto, Scene Selection, Sweep Panorama, Continuous Advance Priority AE, Movie, Program, Aperture Priority, Shutter-speed Priority, Manual, Memory Recall Auto, Scene Selection, Sweep Panorama, 3D Sweep Panorama, Continuous Advance Priority AE, Movie, Program, Aperture Priority, Shutter-speed Priority, Manual, Memory Recall
Exposure Compensation +/-5.0 EV (1/3 EV or 1/2 EV steps) +/-5.0 EV (1/3 EV or 1/2 EV steps)
Exposure Bracketing Bracket: Cont./Bracket: Single, With 1/3EV, 1/2EV, 2/3EV, 1.0EV, 2.0EV, 3.0EV increments, 3 /5frames Bracket: Cont./Bracket: Single, With 1/3EV, 1/2EV, 2/3EV, 1.0EV, 2.0EV, 3.0EV increments, 3 /5frames
ISO Sensitivity 100-25600 (1/3 EV Step); Expandable: 50-51200 100-16000 (1/3 EV Step); Expandable: 50-25600
Autofocus System TTL Phase-detection AF TTL Phase-detection AF
Number of Focus Points 79 points with 15 cross-type points and 1 center f/2.8 point 19 points with 11 cross-type points
Focus Modes Autofocus: Single-shot AF, Continuous AF, Automatic AF; Manual Focus Autofocus: Single-shot AF, Continuous AF, Automatic AF; Manual Focus
Autofocus Sensitivity EV -2 to EV 18 (at ISO 100 equivalent) EV -1 to EV 18 (at ISO 100 equivalent)
Built-In Flash Yes Yes
Flash Control ADI, Pre-flash TTL, Manual ADI, Pre-flash TTL, Manual
Flash Modes Off, Auto, Fill-flash, Slow Sync., Red-eye Reduction, Rear Sync, Wireless, Hi-Speed Sync Off, Auto, Fill-flash, Slow Sync., Red-eye Reduction, Rear Sync, Wireless
Flash Compensation  +/- 3.0 EV (1/3 and 1/2 EV steps)  +/- 3.0 EV (1/3 and 1/2 EV steps)
Flash Bracketing 1/3, 1/2, 2/3, 1.0, 2.0, 3.0 EV steps, 3/5 frames selectable 1/3, 1/2, 2/3, 1.0, 2.0, 3.0 EV steps, 3/5 frames selectable
External Flash Interface Multi-Interface Shoe Sony Accessory Shoe
White Balance Modes Auto / Daylight/ Shade/ Cloudy/ Incandescent/ Fluorescent(Warm White, Cool White, Day White, Daylight), Flash, Color Temp (2500 to 9900K), Color Filter (G7 to M7, A7 to B7), Custom (1,2,3), Custom Set Auto / Daylight/ Shade/ Cloudy/ Incandescent/ Fluorescent(Warm White, Cool White, Day White, Daylight), Flash, Color Temp (2500 to 9900K), Color Filter (G7 to M7), 15-Step, Custom, AWB Micro Adjustment
White Balance Bracketing 3 frames, H/L selectable 3 frames, H/L selectable
Movie Recording 1920 x 1080; 60, 50, 25, 24 fps;
1440 x 1080; 30, 25 fps
1280 x 720; 30 fps; 640 x 480; 30, 25 fps
1920 x 1080; 60, 50, 25, 24 fps;
1440 x 1080; 30, 25 fps
640 x 480; 30, 25 fps
Movie Metering TTL exposure metering using main image sensor TTL exposure metering using main image sensor
File Format AVCHD 2.0 (Progressive), MP4 AVCHD 2.0 (Progressive), MP4
Compression AVCHD:MPEG-4 AVC/H.264; MP4:MPEG-4 AVC/H.264 AVCHD:MPEG-4 AVC/H.264; MP4:MPEG-4 AVC/H.264
Audio Recording Built-in Stereo Microphone; 3.5mm External Stereo Microphone jack Built-in Stereo Microphone; 3.5mm External Stereo Microphone jack
Audio File Format AVCHD:Dolby Digital (AC-3) 2ch, Dolby Digital Stereo Creator; MP4:MPEG-4 AAC-LC 2ch AVCHD:Dolby Digital (AC-3) 2ch, Dolby Digital Stereo Creator; MP4:MPEG-4 AAC-LC 2ch
External Microphone Input Yes, 3.5 mm stereo minijack Yes, 3.5 mm stereo minijack
Headphone Jack No No
Maximum Recording Time 29 minutes 29 minutes
Monitor 3.0″ 1,228,800 dot TFT LCD 3.0″ 921,600 dot TFT LCD
Monitor Viewing Angle Tilt Up 150°; Tilt Down 180°;  180° Clockwise Rotation; 90° Counterclockwise Rotation Tilt Up 150°; Tilt Down 180°;  180° Clockwise Rotation; 90° Counterclockwise Rotation
Interface HDMI Micro (Type D), Micro USB 2.0, Multi-Interface Shoe, PC Remote. Sync Terminal, DC IN Terminal HDMI Mini (Type C), Micro USB 2.0, Auto-lock Accessory Shoe, PC Remote. Sync Terminal, DC IN Terminal
Wi-Fi Yes, with NFC N/A
GPS N/A Yes
Power Source NP-FM500H Rechargeable Li-Ion Battery Pack and AC-PW10AM AC Adapter (optional) NP-FM500H Rechargeable Li-Ion Battery Pack and AC-PW10AM AC Adapter (optional)
Battery Life 410 Shots w/ Viewfinder; 480 Shots w/ LCD; 110-120 minutes for Video (CIPA) 470 Shots w/ Viewfinder; 530 Shots w/ LCD; 185 minutes for Video (CIPA)
Operating Environment 32 – 104°F / 0 – 40°C 32 – 104°F / 0 – 40°C
Dimensions 5.6 x 4.1 x 3.2″ / 143 x 104 x 81 mm 5.6 x 4.1 x 3.2″ / 143 x 104 x 81 mm
Weight 1.4 lb / 647 g  (body only) 1.4 lb / 653 g  (body only)
Price $1,198 $798

Sony A77 II APS-C A-Mount DSLR Camera Price

Sony A77 II camera body only price is $1,198. Sony A77 II body with 16-50mm f/2.8 DT Zoom Lens price is $1,798. The A77 Mark II will start shipping from June, 2014.

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