Updated (August 2011): Compare the Sony SLT-A77 vs Sony SLT-A55

Sony SLT A77 vs Sony SLT A55

Winner
Sony SLT-A77

100

Sony SLT-A55

90

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Sony SLT A77

High true resolution
True resolution
24 MP
Weather sealed
Weather sealed
Shoot in extreme weather
24p movies
Supports 24p
For that film look
Rapid fire
Continuous shooting
12 fps
 

Reasons to buy the Sony SLT A55

Startup delay
Almost no delay when powering up
900 ms startup delay
Screen size
Large screen
3"
Viewfinder size
Large viewfinder
0.72x
Image stabilization
Image stabilization
  1. Sensor shift

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-A55.

competitors

Sony SLT-A77 Competitors

Sony SLT A77 II

Sony SLT A77 II

Pro DSLR

$1,198 body only

$1,795 - $1,798 with 16-50mm lens

Low light performance Much lower noise at high ISO
Overall image quality Better image quality
GPS No built-in GPS
Sony SLT A58

Sony SLT A58

Entry-level DSLR

$944 with 10-24mm lens

Size Smaller
Battery life Slightly longer battery life
Screen size Much smaller screen
Sony SLT-A68

Sony SLT-A68

Boutique

Focus points More focus points
Weight Lighter
Screen size Much smaller screen

Sony SLT-A55 Competitors

Sony SLT A58

Sony SLT A58

Entry-level DSLR

$944 with 10-24mm lens

Supports 24p Supports 24p
True resolution Higher true resolution
Screen size Much smaller screen
Sony SLT-A65

Sony SLT A65

Entry-level DSLR

$1,098 with 18-55mm lens

Supports 24p Supports 24p
True resolution Significantly higher true resolution
Low light performance More noise at high ISO
Sony SLT-A68

Sony SLT-A68

Boutique

Supports 24p Supports 24p
True resolution Significantly higher true resolution
Screen size Much smaller screen

discussion

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Stauros772000 (1:57 PM, March 19, 2012)
are you serious ??a77  is thinner  from a55??