Boasting 24.3-megapixel clarity and up to 10 fps, the Sony a65 delivers both lightning fast speed and best in class resolution for professional quality results. Capture the fast-action shots that other cameras miss thanks to Sony's award-winning Translucent Mirror Technology, plus choose from three HD movie modes—super-smooth 60p, standard 60i or richly cinematic 24p—all at Full HD 1920 x 1080 resolution. And with the world's first OLED electronic viewfinder, you can even see camera adjustments in real time for the best possible picture.
Spectacular 24.3MP Resolution
Capture incredibly detailed images that make for gorgeous enlargements thanks the world's first 24.3-megapixel sensor for APS-C DSLR cameras. Each shot captures a massive amount of detail with greatly reduced noise and vibrant images that explode with clarity and richness.
Slots for two media types
The a65 camera accept Memory Stick PRO Duo /Memory Stick PRO-HG Duo and SD/SDHC/SDXC media (Class 4 or higher recommended), each sold separately
DT 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 Zoom Lens Included
The solid, all-purpose SAL-1855 standard zoom lens is excellent for snapshots, portraits, interiors and more. Coverage in 35mm equivalent is 27mm (wide-angle) to 82.5mm (midrange) and is built specifically for Alpha DSLR cameras*. The lens features silent AF operation with built-in Smooth Autofocus Motor (SAM) to handle a full range of shooting options.
*DT lenses are not recommended for use with the DSLR-A900
High Speed Shooting
Capture up to 10 fps at full 24.3-megapixel resolution with continuous auto focus (AE locked after first frame) thanks to the power of Sony's award-winning Translucent Mirror Technology. Ideal for snapping a unique sequence of photos to capturing the defining moment in high speed sports photography.
Multi-frame NR plus Handheld Twilight mode
Low light shooting is now possible without a flash, as the a65 captures six images in a fraction of a second. Data from each of the six captures are combined to create a single image, with a reduction in noise equivalent to two additional steps of ISO sensitivity. Handheld Twilight Mode also produces night shots without a tripod. The a65 combines six frames into a single image for smooth, low-noise evening shots. (Recommended for still subjects only.)
Face Detection and Registration
The a65 can automatically detect up to eight individual faces, then adjust focus, exposure, white balance and flash to help deliver crisp, properly lit images of people. Face Registration can remember and prioritize friends and family members, including identifying as children or adults.
Sweep Panorama Mode
Capture expansive landscapes automatically. Press the shutter, then sweep vertically or horizontally. The camera continuously captures images and stitches them together.
World's First OLED Viewfinder
The Tru-Finder OLED electronic viewfinder boasts 2359K dots for ultra-high resolution, so images pop with richness, clarity and detail. A high contrast ratio lends superb depth, while motion blur is reduced to a minimum. All camera adjustments can be made and seen in real time through the viewfinder.
Amazing HD Movies
The choice is yours. Shoot super smooth 60p, standard 60i or cinematic 24p movies—all at Full HD 1920 x 1080 resolution Capture high-quality AVCHD video that looks great on your HDTV, or shoot MP4 videos for upload to the web. Maintain creative control of your movies with access to shutter priority, aperture priority, manual mode and more.
Always In Focus
By harnessing the power of Sony's Translucent Mirror Technology, the a65 offers the precision of Phase Detection auto focus (AF) in all modes, ideal for fast moving subjects, to deliver amazingly crisp HD videos and tack-sharp still photos.
This feature works with HD Movie and Live View as well – both still and video captures are covered.
Incredible Speed and Precision
The a65 combines both speed and fast focus in one camera. Infused with the latest version of Sony's award-winning Translucent Mirror Technology, light is directed to the image sensor and Phase Detection AF sensor simultaneously. Combined with Sony’s Exmor sensor technology which provides more than 5,600 column-parallel A/D converters., the result is ultra-fast shooting up to 10 fps with continuous auto focus.