Sony Alpha 1 Launch in India: The New Mirrorless Camera

Sony Alpha 1 Launch in India

Joining the league of ‘mirrorless camera’, Sony recently launched Alpha 1 in the Indian market. The full-frame mirrorless Sony Alpha 1 is a is a 50MP full-frame camera which is best suited for digital content creators and filmmakers. Alpha 1 can shoot 30fps burst photos and 8K videos for filmmakers, thus making it one of the best cameras in the world right now.

Sony Alpha 1 comes with a 50.1-megapixel full-frame stacked Exmor RS image sensor. The brand-new image sensor used by Sony in this mirrorless camera is built with integral memory and paired with an upgraded BIONZ XR imaging processing engine to enable owners to click stunning shots.

Advantages of Mirrorless Cameras

  • Lightweight and compact
  • More photos per second
  • Higher shutter speed
  • No mirror blocking the sensor
  • Reliable video mode
  • In-body stabilisation
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Sony Alpha 1 specifications

The camera has a it has a tilting touchscreen, rather than a fully articulating one.The electronic viewfinder (EVF) in Sony Alpha 1 has a maximum refresh rate of 240fps and 30fps burst shooting of up to 155 full-frame compressed RAW images. It can record 8K 30fps, 10-bit 4:2:0 XAVC HS videos in-camera. For those who love to create video content, the Sony camera can record 4K 120fps video.The S-Log3 gamma curve can help photography enthusiasts achieve more than 15 stops of dynamic range.

The latest Alpha 1 camera wears two media slots that both support UHS-I and UHS-II SDXC/SDHC cards, as well as new CFexpress Type A cards. This ensures higher overall capacity and faster read/write speeds. It promises world’s first anti-flicker shooting with both electronic as well as mechanical shutter.

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Connectivity options on the full-frame camera include:

  • Micro-USB port
  • Bluetooth 5.0
  • Dual-band Wi-Fi
  • 3.5mm mic terminal
  • LAN terminal

Sony Alpha 1 price in India

Sony Alpha 1 price in India is Rs. 5,59,900. The price is only inclusive of the body cost and owners will have to shell out a little more for the needed accessories.

Sony Alpha 1 release date in India

Sony Alpha release day is today i.e., March 12. You can get your hands on Sony Alpha 1 across all major online platforms, Sony Centres, Alpha Flagship Stores, and other retail stores.

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