Sony finally announced the followup to it’s A6000 mirrorless camera, called the A6300. The new Sony A6300 with 4K support, has been priced at $1,000 [$1,150 with a 16-50mm kit lens] and will be available on sale in March. The new Sony A6300 uses 425 phase-detection auto-focus points, allowing it to focus in as little as 0.05 seconds. The company is touting it as the ‘world’s fastest auto-focus’.
The A6300 comes with a 24.2-megapixel APS-C sensor and Bionz X image processor. It offers an ISO range of 51,200 and a 11 fps continuous shooting mode. The auto-focus mode [featuring 425 phase detection points] comes with a 4D Focus system that can lock in on a subject in a mere 0.05 seconds. It is capable of shooting 4K footage with a full pixel readout and no pixel binning. The A6300 can also record 4K at a bitrate of up to 100 Mbps. Also, it is capable of shooting super slow motion 1080p videos at 120 frames per second. The new camera also allows S-Log gamma recording, which offers a wide dynamic range.
Sony also announced new lenses for full-frame mirrorless cameras: the 24-70mm f/2.8 zoom, 85mm f/1.4 prime, and 70-200 f/2.8 zoom. The new lenses have been announce under ‘G Master’ branding. The 24-70mm lens has been priced at $2,200 while the 85mm will be available at $1,800. Both lenses will be available in March. The pricing details for the 70-200mm lens have not been released as yet, however, the company stated that it will be available in May.
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