According to recently rumors, the upcoming Sony’s flagship full frame mirrorless camera Sony Alpha a9 is rumored to be priced around $6,000, similar price to Canon EOS-1D X Mark II and Nikon D5. The Sony Alpha a9 is rumored to be announced in early 2017.
The new Sony Alpha a6500 is released in early December, 2016, just several days after Black Friday & Cyber Monday. Sony Alpha a6500 is Sony’s flagship APS-C E-mount mirrorless camera, it features with a 24.2MP Exmor CMOS sensor and BIONZ X image processor, clean image quality is provided with a wide expandable sensitivity range to ISO 51200, along with accelerated readout speeds for internal 4K 30 and Full HD 1080p 120 video recording with full pixel readout. Below are recommended lenses for Sony a6500 mirrorless camera.
This year best deal for mirrorless cameras should be the Sony Alpha a6000 mirrorless camera. The Sony Alpha a6000 has released for almost 3 years now, it is still the hottest camera at this Black Friday & Cyber Monday season. With the recently up to $350 price drop, now it is the best seller at Amazon US, B&H Photo Video, and Adorama. a6000 sits in the same place in Sony’s mirrorless lineup and offers a broadly similar feature set, but adds a number of significant new features (while also losing the NEX moniker of its predecessor). The resolution and processor have been bumped up, the most notable feature on the a6000 is its updated Hybrid AF system.
The Sony Alpha a6500 (B&H Photo & Adorama & Amazon) will be shipping on December 6, 2016, just several days after Black Friday & Cyber Monday 2016. dpreview has posted their first impression review of Sony Alpha a6500. According to dpreview stuff, it seems the Sony a6500 is not as good as he thought “While I like a6500, I don’t love it”, and the overheating issue is still excite when shooting 4K video.
Sony USA camera channel on Youtube has posted a sample video of recently announced Sony a6500 (B&H Photo, Adorama, Amazon) flagship APS-C mirrorless camera. The 4K movie above was shot with Sony Alpha a6500 and FE 70-200mm f/2.8 GM OSS Lens (Amazon, B&H Photo, Adorama), E 18-110mm f/4G Power Zoom Lens, and other Sony FE lenses.