Friday, May 9, 2014

Samsung NX3000 Camera

Samsung has expanded its interchangeable lens camera lineup with the NX3000. The new camera comes with a 20.3MP APS-C CMOS sensor, a mode dial, a tilting 3" LCD monitor, a hot shoe, and a built-in Wi-Fi and NFC connectivity. The NX3000 can shoot continuously up to 5 frames per second and records Full HD video. The camera is going to be available in black, brown and white body colors, and you can have it bundled with a SEF-8 flash for $479 (with a 20-50mm lens) or $529 (with a 16-50mm lens) starting this June.

Friday, May 2, 2014

Sony SLT-A77 II Camera

Sony has announced its latest ILC, the SLT-A77 II. The camera looks and feels similar to its predecessor, the SLT-A77, but gains a few upgrades, including a new 24.3MP Exmor CMOS sensor, inherited from the A6000, the latest-generation Bionz X image processor, increased ISO range of up to 25,600, a brand new autofocus system with 79 focal and 15 cross points, an improved EVF, a 3" tilting LCD, a multi-interface hot shoe, and built-in Wi-Fi and NFC connectivity. The camera can record Full HD 1080p video and shoot up to 60 full resolution JPEG images at 12 fps with continuous AF. The A77 II is expected to be available in June for $1199 (body only) or $1799 (paired a 16-50mm F2.8 lens).
 Accessories for Sony SLT-A77 II cameras:

1. NP-FM500H battery;
2. BC-VM10 charger.

To view the full list of compatible accessories, please see Sony A77 II Accessories