Sony a68 DSLR with 18-55mm DT SAM Lens and Free Accessories
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Sony a68 DSLR with 18-55mm DT SAM Lens and Free Accessories

Price: $698.00

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About Sony a68

Save $298.80 in "Accessory Savings" when you buy this Sony a68. This Value Bundle comes with a Sony a68, Lexar Platinum II 300X SD, 24/7 Traffic Collection, Pro Optic Complete Optics Care and Cleaning Kit, Corel Software and a ProOptic Filter Kit and Shipping is free!

Make the feeling last a lifetime - With 4D FOCUS, you'll never miss that perfect moment 
Capture unforgettable moments for posterity with the a68. The world's highest number of phase-detection AF points (79) covering a wide AF area will catch moments that last for a lifetime. The Exmor CMOS sensor and BIONZ X image processing engine deliver the imaging impact that you aim for. Dials, controls and displays make shooting more intuitive and immediate to optimize operability. 

Superb AF performance 
The world's highest number of phase-detection AF points (79) covering a wide AF area for ultimate accuracy and tracking performance. 

Sensational sensor and processor 
The Exmor CMOS sensor and BIONZ X image processing engine achieve high image quality and wide sensitivity range. 

Versatile, convenient control 
The top display panel and rear control wheel make functions quick and easy to access and use. 

Fast-moving subjects meet their match - 79-point high-density phase-detection AF system covers more action 
Get superior autofocus reliability with 79 high-density AF points, including 15 cross-type points. Translucent Mirror Technology enables precise phase-detection AF even with continuous shooting and movie modes. 

World's most AF points 
79 phase-detection AF points provide wide frame coverage and ultimate tracking accuracy. 

Fast AF speed 
Distance measuring phase-detection sensor for instant subject focus. 

Steadfast AF tracking 
Advanced algorithm maintains clear focus for up to 8 fps continuous shooting. 

Proprietary Translucent Mirror Technology 
Sony's unique design replaces a DSLR moving mirror with a fixed translucent mirror, which allows ultrafast shooting with continuous use of accurate phase-detection AF. 

Capture moments perfectly - High image quality and wide ISO range for stills/movies 
The large Exmor CMOS image sensor with approximately 24.2 MP provides for high image resolution, delicate tonal gradation and expressive bokeh. And the BIONZ X featuring advanced image reproducing technologies and processes vast data from the sensor at high speed for more realistic images. The duo is a perfect match for shooting in the wide ISO range of 100-25600 and producing beautifully sharp, clear results. 

24.2 MP APS-C CMOS Sensor 
A large APS-C size Exmor CMOS image sensor with approximately 24.2 MP effective resolution. 

BIONZ X processing engine 
Supports a number of state-of-the-art image processing technologies that add up to superior overall image quality. 

Supports 50Mbps XAVC S format 
For high image quality and minimal noise, you can record movies in the high-bit-rate XAVC S format, which enables Full HD image recording at 50Mbps (30p/25p,24.2p). 

Operability and easy customization 
Tilt the LCD screen to shoot from most angles, max. 135 Degree up and 55 Degree down, including over your head or on the ground. The 2.7-type screen displays clear, brilliant images. Low reflectivity deepens blacks and sharpens contrast. Brightness is adjustable. 

Smart viewfinder for better photos 
The bright, high-contrast OLED Tru-Finder makes it easier to expertly plan and preview shots, as it reproduces real-time image data with rich tonal gradation and faithful color. 

Ultimate precision and craftsmanship 
Broaden your photographic horizons with an expanded line-up of superb lenses. The a68 empowers you to fully enjoy the renowned performance of professional-grade glass from Sony and ZEISS. 

Wide-ranging accessories meet every need 
Professional options open up new horizons. Further expand your shooting pleasure and give your photography a professional edge with accessories specially designed for this model.

Sony a68 Features

  • Designed for fast, efficient operation
  • Wide & Fast AF system
  • Sophisticated AF algorithm in tracking
  • Superior AF in low light
  • Face Detection and Eye AF
  • AF Range Control and Area Mode
  • In-body image stabilization
  • Proprietary Translucent Mirror Technology
  • Full-time Continuous AF during Full HD movie shooting
  • BIONZ X processing engine
  • Wide max. ISO 100-25600 sensitivity range
  • 24.2 MP APS-C Exmor CMOS sensor
  • Creative movie function
  • Top Display Panel
  • Supports 50 Mbps XAVC S format
  • Tiltable LCD screen
  • OLED Tru-Finder with 100% frame coverage

Specification

Sony a68 Specifications

Lens MountA-mountLens CompatibilitySony Alpha/ MinoltaCamera FormatAPS-C / (1.5x Crop Factor)PixelsTotal: 24.8 Megapixel
Effective: 24.2 MegapixelMax Resolution24 MP: 6000 x 4000Aspect Ratio3:2Aspect Ratio3:2Sensor Type / SizeCMOS, 23.5 x 15.6 mmFile FormatsStill Images: JPEG, RAW
Movies: AVCHD Ver. 2.0, MP4, XAVC S
Audio: AC3, Dolby Digital 2ch, Linear PCMBit Depth14-bitAnti-Dust SystemYesMemory Card TypeSD
SDHC
SDXC
Memory Stick PRO HG-Duo
Memory Stick Pro Duo
Memory Stick XC-HG DuoImage StabilizationSensor-ShiftFocus TypeAuto & ManualFocus ModeAutomatic (A), Continuous-servo AF (C), Single-servo AF (S)Autofocus PointsPhase Detection:79, 15 cross-typeViewfinder TypeElectronicViewfinder Size0.39"Viewfinder Pixel Count1,440,000Viewfinder Eye Point26.5 mmViewfinder Coverage100%Viewfinder MagnificationApprox. 0.88xDiopter Adjustment- 4 to +3 mDisplay Screen2.7" Rear Screen Tilting LCD (460,800)Screen Coverage100%ISO Sensitivity Auto, 100-25600 ISO Sensitivity Auto, 100-25600 Shutter Type: Mechanical
Speed: 1/4000 - 30 second Remote Control RMT-DSLR2 (Optional) Metering Method Center-weighted average metering, Multi-zone metering, Spot metering Exposure Modes Modes: Aperture Priority, Auto, Continuous Advance Priority AE, Manual, Memory Recall, Movie, Programmed Auto, Scene Selection, Shutter Priority, Sweep Panorama
Compensation: -5 EV to +5 EV (in 1/3 or 1/2 EV steps) Continuous Shooting Up to 8 fps at 24 MP Continuous Shooting Up to 8 fps at 24 MP White Balance Modes Auto, Cloudy, Color Temperature, Color Temperature Filter, Custom, Daylight, Flash, Fluorescent (Cool White), Fluorescent (Day White), Fluorescent (Daylight), Fluorescent (Warm White), Incandescent, Shade Flash Modes Auto
Fill-in
Hi-Speed Sync
Off
Rear Sync
Red-eye Reduction
Slow Sync
Wireless Built-in Flash Yes Max Sync Speed 1 / 160 seconds Flash Compensation -3 EV to +3 EV (in 1/3 or 1/2 EV steps) External Flash Connection Hot Shoe Video Recording Yes, NTSC File Size 1920 x 1080p (Full HD) Video Format High Definition
XAVC S: 1920 x 1080p / 29.97 fps (50 Mbps), 1920 x 1080p / 23.98 fps (50 Mbps)
High Definition
AVCHD: 1920 x 1080i / 59.94 fps, 1920 x 1080p / 29.97 fps, 1920 x 1080p / 23.98 fps
High Definition
MP4: 1920 x 1080p / 29.97 fps, 1920 x 1080p / 23.98 fps, 1440 x 1080, 1280 x 720, 640 x 480 Frame Rate At 1920 x 1080: 30 fps, 24 fps Focus Auto
Manual
Continuous Auto Video Clip Length 1920 x 1080
29 min. 59 seconds Audio Recording Built-in Mic: With Video, Stereo
Optional External Mic: With Video, Stereo + Mono Self Timer 10 seconds, 2 seconds Connectivity 1/8" Microphone, Multi Interface Terminal Wi-Fi Capable No Battery 1x NP-FM500H Rechargeable Lithium-ion Battery Pack, 7.2 VDC, 1650 mAh AC Power Adapter AC-PW10AM (Optional) Lens Focal Length 18 - 55mm
Comparable 35mm Focal Length: 27 - 82.5 mm Lens Aperture Maximum: f/3.5 - 5.6
Minimum: f/22 - 36 Lens Angle of View 77.4 Degree - 29.4 Degree Lens Minimum Focus Distance 9.84" (25cm) Lens Magnification 0.34x Lens Elements/Groups 7-Aug Lens Diaphragm Blades 7 Lens Autofocus Yes Lens Image Stabilization No Lens Filter Thread Front: 55 mm Lens Dimensions (DxL) Approx. 2.82 x 2.72" (71.6 x 69mm) Lens Weight 7.83 oz (222g) Camera Dimensions 5.6 x 4.1 x 3.3" (142.6 x 104.2 x 82.8mm) Camera Weight Body Only: 24.55oz. (610g)
With Battery and Media: 23.81oz. (675g

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