“Chinese” A77 battery grip. Nex deal reminder.


A SAR reader sent me a link to these third party A77 battery grip for sale on eBay China (Click here). He asked me to ask you if you have any experience with it. Does it work as well as the original?

Meantime the “older” NEX are selling like hotcakes in US thanks to recent price drop (Click here to see the Amazon ranking). They sell more than any new stuff announced by Sony:
- $ 80 on the NEX-7 body at Amazon (Click here) and BHphoto (Click here).
- $ 80 on the NEX-7 with kit lens at Amazon (Click here) and BHphoto (Click here).
- $ 200 on the NEX-5n body at Amazon (Click here) and BHphoto (Click here).
- $ 200 on the NEX-5n with kit lens at Amazon (Click here) and BHphoto (Click here).
- $ 100 on the NEX-F3 with kit lens at Amazon (Click here) and BHphoto (Click here).