Tuesday, August 26, 2014

Fujifilm X30 Camera

Fujifilm has announced the X30, a new addition to its X-series lineup cameras.  The new retro-styled compact is equipped with a 12MP 2/3" X-Trans II CMOS sensor with phase-detection autofocus, EXR Processor II engine, a new XGA OLED electronic viewfinder, a 28-112mm equivalent f2.0-2.8 lens with IS, manual zoom and control rings, a tilting 3" 920K-dot LCD, and Wi-Fi connectivity. The camera records 1080p/60p Full HD video and has continuous shooting mode at up to 12fps.
The X30 is expected to arrive at the end of September with a price tag of around $600.

Accessories for Fujifilm X30 cameras:
1. NP-95 battery;
2. BC-65N charger.

For other compatible accessories, please see Fujifilm X30 Accessories.

Thursday, August 21, 2014

Sony Alpha A5100 Camera

Sony has unveiled its new mirrorless camera, the Alpha a5100. Like its a6000 predecessor, the a5100 incorporates a 24.3MP APS-C Exmor CMOS sensor, a BIONZ X processor, and speedy 179-focal-and-25-contrast-detection-points hybrid autofocus system. It also features a 180 degrees tiltable touchscreen and 1080p/60p/24p video recording at up to 50Mb per second. The a5100's compact body (2.5 x 4.3 x 1.4 inches) makes it the smallest APS-C interchangeable lens camera. The new shooter is expected to be available in September for $550 (body only) or $700 (with 16-50mm power zoom lens).

Accessories for Sony Alpha A5100 camera:

1. NP-FW50 battery;
2. BC-TRW battery charger.

To view the full list of compatible accessories, please see Sony a5100 Accessories