Sony SLT A99 vs Sony SLT A77

Winner
Sony SLT A99

96

Sony SLT-A77

85

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Sony SLT A99

Great image quality
Overall image quality
89.0
Wide dynamic range
Dynamic range
14 EV
Almost no delay when powering up
Startup delay
700 ms startup delay
More storage slots
Storage slots
2
 

Reasons to buy the Sony SLT A77

Continuous shooting
Rapid fire
12 fps
3D
Takes 3D photos
View photos in 3D on 3D televisions
Shutter lag
Barely any delay taking photos
124 ms shutter lag
Built-in flash
Built-in flash
External flash not needed

galleries

Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Sony SLT-A77.
Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Sony SLT A99.

competitors

Sony SLT A99 Competitors

Sony SLT A77 II

Sony SLT A77 II

Pro DSLR

$1,198 body only

$1,798 with 16-50mm lens

Continuous shooting Shoots significantly faster
Focus points Significantly more focus points
Low light performance More noise at high ISO
Canon EOS 5D Mark III

Canon EOS 5D Mark III

Pro DSLR

$1,300 - $2,499 body only

$2,700 - $3,099 with 24-105mm lens

Viewfinder Has an optical viewfinder
Screen size Significantly larger screen
Movie format Lower frame rate movies
Sony A7

Sony A7

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$1,098 - $3,198 body only

$1,398 with 28-70mm lens

Low light performance Lower noise at high ISO
Focus points Many more focus points
Autofocus Slower autofocus

Sony SLT-A77 Competitors

Sony SLT A77 II

Sony SLT A77 II

Pro DSLR

$1,198 body only

$1,798 with 16-50mm lens

Focus points Significantly more focus points
Screen resolution Higher resolution screen
3D Doesn't take 3D photos
Nikon D7100

Nikon D7100

Entry-level DSLR

$629 - $697 body only

$997 with 18-140mm lens

Viewfinder Has an optical viewfinder
Screen size Significantly larger screen
3D Doesn't take 3D photos
Canon EOS 70D

Canon EOS 70D

Pro DSLR

$812 - $999 body only

$913 - $1,099 with 18-55mm lens

Viewfinder Has an optical viewfinder
Touch screen Has a touch screen
3D Doesn't take 3D photos

discussion

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PJShoots (9:07 PM, December 07, 2013)
Should have mentioned the A99 is a full fram vs the A77 being a cropped frame.
A77 great for hobby, A99 better for pros