Rumored specs of the upcoming A77 successor, which will presumably carry the A79 badge suggest that it will sport a whopping 32MP APS-C sensor. Recall that prior rumors (which are still standing strong) pointed to an A-mount camera that eschewed the current translucent mirror technology in favor of a full-on mirrorless design. [click to continue…]
Want to take better photos with your smartphone? How about getting a better camera?
If this allegedly leaked image of a Sony lens attaching to a Xperia smartphone is the real deal, then that’s what Sony has in mind. Take a lens with a built-in sensor, battery, memory, etc. (basically a full-on camera packed into a lens) and make it mountable to your smartphone. Then, you use your camera app on your phone to control the “lens” and wirelessly transfer images to your phone’s camera roll. [click to continue…]
Of course, Sony is going to keep generating new iterations across its popular NEX line. The latest word on the mid-level range is that Sony will replace the NEX-5R with the NEX-5T. [click to continue…]
Recent rumors point to the upcoming Sony NEX-7 successor starting to ship in October. Past rumors suggested that the camera would be named the NEX-7N and would feature a new 24MP sensor, among other improvements. [click to continue…]
New rumors suggest that the Sony A77 will be getting refresh around the first of the year. Interestingly though, the A77 replacement is expected to include no mirror at all. [click to continue…]
Sony i1 Smartphone
Lots of leaks in recent days for the upcoming Sony i1 smartphone suggest that it is just around the corner. Even before the phone’s official announcement, it is being hailed in some circles as the new camera phone king. If the rumors of the i1′s camera specs are to believed, that may very well be the case. [click to continue…]