This kit includes the Sony a77 Camera Body and Vertical Grip.
With the a77, never miss another shot - whether shooting a sequence of your preschooler's somersault, or the game-changing instant when ball meets bat. The a77 flawlessly captures fast action and fleeting moments with up to 12 fps continuous shooting - all at full 24.3-megapixel resolution with uninterrupted auto focus. Cutting-edge features include the world's first OLED electronic viewfinder and Sony's award-winning Translucent Mirror Technology. Now it's easier than ever to capture professional-grade photos that burst with unimaginable richness, clarity and detail.
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.
Slot for two media types
The a77 camera accepts o Memory Stick PRO Duo /Memory Stick PRO-HG Duo and SD/SDHC/SDXC media (Class 4 or higher recommended), each sold separately.
Full-time Phase Detection AF
At your command is accurate auto focus in every mode, even HD Movie and Live View thanks to Sony’s exclusive Translucent Mirror Technology. Typically Contrast Detection Auto Focus hunts for correct focus, while Phase Detection AF knows exactly where correct focus is, and goes straight for it.
Ultra Speed Shooting
Capture up to 12 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.
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.
Rugged Magnesium Alloy Body
With a strong-yet-lightweight magnesium alloy body, the a77 delivers on the promise of its good looks with the strength and rugged reliability your active lifestyle demands. Plus, all ports, doors and controls are weather-resistant for worry-free shooting, come rain or shine.
Incredible Speed and Precision
The a77 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.
a77 Vertical Grip
The VG-C77AM is made to be used with your Sony a77 DSLR camera. This vertical grip gives you a firm hold on your camera—with the shutter button right at your fingertip, and controls conveniently positioned for comfortable shooting. The VG-C77AM features a rugged design, gasket-sealed buttons to protect against dust and moisture and a built-in compartment for two NP-FM500H InfoLITHIUM batteries (sold separately) for up to 1,060 shots. Plus, this grip automatically switches to backup battery power for uninterrupted shooting.