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Sony Alpha is the premium brand for the company’s interchangeable lens cameras. Early in January, Sony unveiled the latest incarnation of the camera series. It’s the Sony Alpha 1 mirrorless full-frame camera. The product is now available in India. The camera is priced at Rs 5,59,990 and comes with a long list of impressive features.

ϟ 50.1-MP 35 mm full-frame stacked CMOS sensor with integral memory
ϟ Advanced BIONZ XR engine boosts speed by up to 8x
ϟ 30fps continuous shooting with AF/AE tracking
ϟ Movie-making with 8K 30p and 4K 120p
ϟ Wide AF coverage with 759-point phase-detection and 425-point contrast detection AF points

Sony Alpha 1 Specs

ϟ Sensor Type
35-mm full frame (35.9 x 24.0 mm), Exmor RS CMOS sensor
ϟ Number of Pixels (Effective)
Approx. 50.1 megapixels
ϟ ISO Sensitivity (Recommended Exposure Index)
Still images: ISO 100–32000 (ISO numbers up from ISO 50 to ISO 102400 can be set as expanded ISO range.), AUTO (ISO 100–12800, selectable lower limit and upper limit), Movies: ISO 100–32000 equivalent, AUTO (ISO 100–12800, selectable lower limit and upper limit)
ϟ Battery Life (Still Images)
Approx. 430 shots (Viewfinder) / approx. 530 shots (LCD monitor) (CIPA standard)
ϟ Viewfinder Type
1.6 cm (0.64 type) electronic viewfinder (colour)
ϟ Monitor Type
7.5 cm (3.0-type) type TFT

In India, the Sony Alpha 1 costs ₹5,59,990. Beginning March 12, 2021, users will place their hands on the camera. Sony Centers, Alpha Flagship stores, and the company’s official website will all stock the Alpha 1.

By Tamil G