Sony has launched its most advanced Alpha 1 full-frame mirrorless camera in India. Sony A1 camera will be the most expensive consumer-grade camera targeting professional photographers and videographers.
Sony Alpha 1 lets you shoot 8K video, real-time Eye AutoFocus for birds, S-Cinetone color profile for videos, and advanced BIONZ XR engine boost. The Alpha 1 camera provides a high-resolution sensor and ultra-fast burst shooting as well.
Sony Alpha 1 Mirrorless Camera Features
The Sony Alpha 1 is equipped with a 50.1MP CMOS Exmor RS sensor powered by a Bionz XR processor. This allows the camera to shoot up to 30 frames per second. For the first for Alpha-series, the camera offers 8K resolution video shooting at 30fps and 4K videos at 120fps. For continuous shooting, it can shoot up to 165 full-frame images and up to 155 full-frame compressed RAW images while removing blackouts.
The Alpha 1 supports 5-axis optical in-body image stabilization, maintains accurate focus on moving objects, and is upgraded for real-time bird eye AutoFocus. It uses the E-mount for lenses similar to other Sony mirrorless cameras. It includes an S-Cinetone color matrix to produce natural mid-tones with more expressive depth. It comes with movie modes for professional videography.
The Sony A1 camera features a 7.5cm TFT touchscreen LCD panel. The body of the camera is constructed with magnesium alloy for a light yet rigid build. The battery lets you click up to 530 stills on a single charge and record up to 150 minutes of video.
Sony has provided two card slots supporting SDHC, SDXC, and CFexpress Type-A cards. Connectivity options include a Micro-USB port, dual-band Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 5.0, a 3.5mm mic port, and a LAN port.
Sony Alpha 1 Mirrorless Camera Price and Availability
The Sony Alpha 1 has got a price tag of INR 5,59,900 in India for its body only. The camera will hit the market on March 12 via major e-commerce websites and authorized retail stores.