Sony A77 II is an evolution of the seventh line of cameras A77 and A700. However, a full new SLR “Alpha” can not be named. This is not a DSLR-, and SLT-model with proprietary technology, fixed translucent mirror: there is no optical viewfinder – the main attribute SLR.
If you do not consider a novelty as a competitor SLR cameras, A77 II is very good. Compared to its predecessor improved autofocus, which first received a lot of complaints. Now it’s 79-point AF system with 15 cross-type sensors. In addition, Sony A77 II received a new matrix with improved sensitivity – its maximum value is ISO25600. However, it was not without “loss.” Sony A77 II, unlike the previous model lacks GPS module and AF-assist illuminator. Compensate for their absence Wi-Fi-and NFC-ins. Pleased that the Japanese have heard requests for customization softkey.
As you know, Sony has received from Imaging Business Konica Minolta, and all camera mount A – development of this system. Owning flares with “shoe» Minolta must remember that since Sony A77 II company uses a new connector, a more traditional design with a central sync.
Sony A77 II deserves attention, but it should be noted that the hopes pinned on this camera much more.