Sony Alpha a850 DSLR: Camera with an Edge

This week Sony officially added a new member to its Alpha family by launching Alpha a850 DSLR. It is actually the kid brother of the so called beast, Alpha a900 with a better price tag.  Sony a850 DSLR is the second full-frame digital SLR by the company. It is facilitated with almost all the features that Alpha a900 possesses.

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This stunning Sony a850 has already raised many eyebrows, whoever has witnessed this with their eyes. If you are a serious photography buff, then Sony a850 will add new dimensions to your creative side. It has got 24.6 megapixel sensor and includes the premium full-frame optics from Carl Zeiss like all the other Alpha family cameras.  This enables Sony a850 to capture high detailed images with flawless and find textures.  It is powered with Dual BIONZ image engine which reduces the noise content in the images to a great extent. And its combination with high resolution sensors, takes the image quality to a higher level with lifelike colors.

Sony a850 has an auto-focus system which is very fast and accurate. It is supported with 10 focus assist points which help you in capturing images with premium quality. You can tune the image settings to a very great extent such as white balance and effects of exposure. Its LCD has a premium quality resolution and gives a prefect quality even under outdoor lights.

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Sony a850 also features SteadyShot INSIDE technology which will enable you to capture pictures with anti-shake correction. Its body is made of aluminum, which makes it very light in weight. An anti-dust system provides its lens and senor from being affected by dust. Sony a850 will offer you with all the features that a perfect camera should have.

Following are some of the highlights of the new Sony Alpha a850 DSLR:-

  • Full-frame 24.6 effective megapixel Exmor™ CMOS sensor and dual BIONZ processors for detail-packed, low-noise images
  • Bright optical glass pentaprism viewfinder with 98% coverage
  • SteadyShot INSIDE™ offers anti-shake performance
  • 3.0-inch Xtra Fine LCD
  • Fast, high-accuracy 9-point AF with 10 focus assist points
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September 1, 2009 by: Prasanth Chandra


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