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Best Lenses for Sony Alpha SLT-A99 DSLR Camera

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Recommended Sony A99 lenses are categorized below as standard prime lenses and zoom lenses. DxOMark has posted the best performing Sony A-mount lenses for the Sony Alpha SLT-A99 interchangeable-lens digital camera.

Sony Planar T* 85mm F1.4 ZA with a price of $1,426 scored an overall of 33 points from DxOMark tests and takes the first place in best prime lenses. According to DxOMark, best zoom lens is Sony Vario-Sonnar T* 24-70mm F2.8 ZA SSM with a price tag of $1599 and a score of 22.

The A99 features a 24MP 36x24mm CMOS sensor that features on-sensor phase detection, creating a dual AF system that promises improved focus tracking and focus precision. Here are the recommended Sony A99 lenses.



Best Lenses for Sony Alpha SLT-A99 DSLR Camera

Best Prime Lenses for Sony A99

Lens Price Buy Now
Sony Planar T* 85mm F1.4 ZA $1,698 Amazon/Adorama
Sony 50mm f/1.4 $448 Amazon/Adorama
Konica Minolta AF 50mm f/1.4 $260
Sony 100mm F2.8 Macro $798 Amazon/Adorama
Carl Zeiss Distagon T* 2/24 ZA Sony $1250 Amazon/Adorama
Sigma 105mm F2.8 EX DG OS HSM Macro Sony $769 Amazon/Adorama
Sony 35mm F1.4 G $1,348 Amazon/Adorama
Sony 300mm F2.8 G II $6,998 Amazon/Adorama
Sony 50mm F2.8 Macro $580 Amazon/Adorama
Sony 85mm F2.8 SAM $298 Amazon/Adorama
Sony 500mm F4 G SSM $13000 Amazon
Sony 28mm F2.8 $270
Sony 20mm F2.8 $730 Amazon/Adorama

Best Zoom Lenses for Sony A99

Lens Price DxOMark Score
Sony Vario-Sonnar T* 24-70mm F2.8 ZA SSM $1,798 Amazon/Adorama
Sony 70-200mm F2.8 G $1,998 Amazon/Adorama
Tamron SP 24-70mm F/2.8 Di USD Sony $1,299 Amazon/Adorama
Sony Vario-Sonnar T* 16-35mm F2.8 ZA SSM $1,998 Amazon/Adorama
Tamron SP AF 28-75mm F/2.8 XR Di LD Aspherical [IF] Sony $499 Amazon
Konica Minolta AF 28-75mm f/2.8 (D) $400 Amazon
Sony 70-400mm F4-5.6 G SSM II $2200 Amazon/Adorama
Sony 70-300mm F4.5-5.6 G SSM $898 Amazon/Adorama
Konica Minolta AF 28-100mm f/3.5-5.6 (D) $149 Amazon
Tamron AF 28-300mm F/3.5-6.3 XR Di LD Aspherical (IF) Macro Sony $420 Amazon/Adorama

Sony Alpha SLT-A99 DSLR Camera

Sony Alpha SLT-A99 is a full-fledged pro DSLR announced back in 2012. Sony Alpha A99 offers the world’s first dual AF system in a DSLR, and the world’s lightest body for a full-frame DSLR.

This Summer Sony A99 price drops expected along with a new firmware update.  Sony Alpha SLT-A99 digital SLR camera body only price currently $2,798.00 at several camera stores. You can see price details below.

Store Price Buy Now
Adorama.com $2,798.00 Buy Now
Amazon.com $2,798.00 Buy Now