PMA 2009 Rumor : Sony Alpha A800 with 15.2MP

PMA 2009 is fast approaching, you can bet rumors of newly developed DSLRs are flying in the digital cameras community. The latest report came out from the dpr forum, citing a 15.2MP equipped A800 to replace A700 with an improved AF system, faster capturing speed and 100% viewfinder; but surprisingly, no movie modes were noted.

Sony A800 Rumored Specs
  • 100% OVF (pentaprism bigger than A700)
  • 15.2Mp APS-C CMOS
  • ISO 200-6400 expandable to 100 & 12800
  • Quick LV
  • flippable back LCD
  • 6.5 frame per second
  • New high speed flash sync
  • 9 double cross f/2.8 AF sensor (23 total AF sensor)
  • New metering and AF sensor with tracking and previous focus
  • Dual AF Ultra-Speed motor ??
  • Wi-Fi built-in
  • Dual memory card slot CF & MS
  • New battery
  • A700 grip will be compatible
  • Micro AF adjustment
  • Full function eyestarter (pre-focus)

[via photobyblog]