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.
DxOMark has tested the new Sony FE 50mm f/2.8 Macro lens (Amazon / B&H Photo / Adorama) today. The Sony FE 50mm f/2.8 Macro lens is Sony’s first standard prime macro lens for Sony Alpha full frame mirrorless cameras. Tested on Sony Alpha a7R II, see the DxOMark result below:
The recently announced Sony a99 II will be officially released on November 30, 2016, you can now pre-order at B&H Photo Video & Adorama & Amazon. The US price for Sony Alpha a99 II body is $3,198.00. Here is first unbox video of Sony a99 II, take a look.
Samyang has already released two autofocus FE lens for Sony full frame mirrorless cameras. They are Samyang 50mm f/1.4 AF FE lens and Samyang 14mm f/2.8 AF FE lens. Both lenses are already in stock at B&H Photo Video.