Sony SLT A99 vs Sony SLT A77

Winner
Sony SLT A99

78

Sony SLT-A77

69

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Sony SLT A99

Great image quality
Overall image quality
89.0
High resolution screen
Screen resolution
1,229k dots
Almost no delay when powering up
Startup delay
700 ms startup delay
Image stabilization
Image stabilization
  1. Sensor shift
 

Reasons to buy the Sony SLT A77

Viewfinder size
Large viewfinder
0.72x
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

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
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
Nikon D750

Nikon D750

Pro DSLR

$1,628 - $1,997 body only

$2,479 - $2,497 with 24-120mm lens

Low light performance Significantly lower noise at high ISO
Viewfinder Has an optical viewfinder
Image stabilization No image stabilization

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
Sony SLT-A65

Sony SLT A65

Entry-level DSLR

$1,909 with 18-55mm lens

Size Smaller
Weight Lighter
Weather sealed No weather sealing
Sony SLT A58

Sony SLT A58

Entry-level DSLR

$598 - $599 with 18-55mm lens

Size Smaller
Battery life Slightly longer battery life
Screen size Much smaller screen

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