Image on top shows the A77 with the new 16-50mm f/2.8 lens!
After China, Thailand, Malaysia and Italy, now even Germans do leak A77 images! We found plenty of new full size pictures at http://www.d-slt.de/sony-a77/ (Thanks M!!!). Actually the website owner said that he got the picture form Sony itself (without NDA agreement?)! Click on the thumbnails below to open a new tab with the full size image! Keep in mind that Sony will announce all the new stuff on Wednesday August 24! This includes the A77, A65, 16-50 f/2.8 lens, vertical grip for the A77, NEX-7, NEX-5N, BG20, Zeiss 24mm f/1.8 for E-mount, 50mm f/1.8 OSS for E-mount, 55-210mm OSS for E-mount and new external EVF for the NEX-5N. Be sure to be online at SAR to follow the Sony announcement!
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Reminder: Those are the A77 specs!
24.3 MP Exmor HD CMOS sensor
19 points AF sensor with 11 cross sensors
ISO 100-16000, with expandeable ISO 50 option
1920 x 1080 60p/24p AVCHD 2.0
P/A/S/M manual controls while recording video
1200 zone metering
Completely new developed Bionz processor
1/8000 shutter speed
50ms minimum release time lag
electronic first shutter curtain
TrueBlack 921k 3-way tilt LCD
3 million dot OLED viewfinder
Smart teleconverter function with 1.4x and 2.0x option
Battery life with over over 500 shots
Magnesium alloy body
Dust and Moisture proof
Multi Frame NR
SD card (no CF!)
A77 weights 680g and A65 weights 543g
Body only will be priced at $1000-$1200
Body + 16-50mm f/2.8 SSM Kit will be priced between $1600 and $1800.
The A77 and the A65 will be available in Europe and US around the 17th-20th of October.
UPDATE: “M” noticed that the “the A77 als does not have the usefull dedicated D-range button that A550/580 have.”
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Thanks M from germany!