Tag Archives: Sony A850

There will be also a new Sony a550 (in addition to the a500 and a850)

Another German site leak: The different price configurations for the Sony a500 and a850 are also available on the same page.

Posted in Sony | Also tagged , | 16 Comments

German site spills the beans (Sony a500 and a850)

Original German language link | Google translated English link (detailed specs available): Sony A500: ISO up to 12,8000 5 fps 9 points AF system Max shutter speed of 1/4000th October 2009 availability Sony A850: 24 mp EXMOR sensor, image stabilized No live view 3 fps Viewfinder: 98% coverage, 0.74x magnification 3″ 921k dot LCD September […]

Posted in Sony | Also tagged , | 26 Comments

More than one Sony DSLR expected on August 28th

A reader sent me a detailed translation of the Sony invitation for the event in Hong Kong on August 28th (thanks Rebel): “Released of new Alpha Cameras on Aug 28, designed for photo enthusiast, advanced technologies… superb DSLR functions… bla bla… new Exmor CMOS sensor, strength Quick AF Live View and high speed continuous shooting, […]

Posted in Sony | Also tagged , | 33 Comments

Sony: ”Most exciting new α series DSLR is coming”

Sony sent out press invitation for August 25th in Taiwan with the slogan: ”Most exciting new α series DSLR is coming”. The previous report was for a press conference on August 27th or 28th. The dates may vary in the different parts of the world. Sony α850 is expected and maybe more.

Posted in Sony | Tagged | 39 Comments

Sony α850 DSLR picture leaked + new Sony 28-75 f/2.8 lens

Update: after some more digging I found also the lens kit picture (price EUR 2699). Is this a new Sony lens? If you remember this was one of the missing Sony lenses. This Sony α850 DSLR picture is from an European online store (I will not publish the store name with the hope to get […]

Posted in Sony | Tagged | 23 Comments

Sony and Canon press conference dates confirmed

I received a confirmation on the Canon and Sony press events scheduled for this month: Canon: August 19th, 2009 (same date was previously reported) Sony: August 28th, 2009 (previously reported as August 27th – it could be because of the time difference).

Posted in Canon, Sony | Also tagged | 2 Comments

Sony keeps leaking – now we also have A750, A850, A950

Is this some kind of a sick joke? Now we have even more new Sony DSLR leaks: α750, α850 and α950 – this screenshot was taken from the Sony Asia Pacific support site (source): and the rumor that goes with the picture: Sony A950 with backlit 24.6Mp Exmor sensor @ $2999.95 Sony A850 with 24.6 Mp […]

Posted in Sony | Also tagged , | 10 Comments