Sony Announces a6400 Mirrorless Camera with Real-Time Eye AF

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Sony had launched the a6400, a 24.2-megapixel mirrorless camera that boasts the world’s quickest autofocus acquisition velocity, real-time eye AF and 11 fps steady taking pictures with mechanical shutter (8 fps silent shutter with full monitoring).

The Sony a6400 with FE 1.4/85 GM portrait lens. Picture: Ian Ling

With high-speed taking pictures mixed with AF/AE monitoring, the a6400 presents nice flexibility with 425 phase-detection and contrast-detection AF factors that cowl about 84% of the image space. 

As well as, the camera packs all kinds of capabilities right into a compact type issue.

This contains 4K (3840 x 1260p) HDR video recording with full pixel readout – guaranteeing the total floor of the sensor is totally utilised. This enables customers to make the most of the blazing quick autofocus speeds for videography.  

Eye monitoring on the a6400. Picture: Ian Ling

The camera additionally permits for straightforward time-lapse film creation with the interval recording between 1-60 seconds with as much as 9999 photographs. AE monitoring sensitivity may be adjusted to a few ranges to customize adjustments in publicity all through the taking pictures interval. 

With the a6400, Sony additionally marks the primary time Hybrid Log-Gamma picture profiles are delivered to its APS-C line of mirrorless cameras. The a6400 boasts each S-Log2 and S-Log3 for enhanced color grading prospects. 

Options constructed to help in videography resembling zebra focus help, Gamma Show white stability and publicity help, alongside with proxy recording. 4x or 5x slow-motion recording may be recorded at Full HD with 120fps at 100Mbps, all with full AF monitoring.

The controls on the rear of the Sony a6400. Picture: Ian Ling

An articulating tilt-screen touch LCD permits for seamless self-recording, or for added versatility in low and high angles. The 921k-dot 3.0-type LCD doubles with touch performance to enable makes use of resembling Contact Pad, Contact Focus, Contact Shutter and a new Contact Monitoring that enables real-time focus level monitoring by way of the touch screen.

The a6400 features an XGA OLED Tru-finder viewfinder, eight custom keys that may be mapped to 89 features, and a redesigned menu interface with a new My Dial and My Menu perform.

With mud and moisture resistance, the a6400 is constructed to final in and out with a sturdy shutter mechanism that's rated to as much as 200,000 actuations. Connectivity with smart gadgets is enabled with a model new Imaging Edge Cellular application.

The Sony a6400 (ILCE-6400) can be obtainable in Singapore from Mid-February 2019. Pricing is but to be introduced.

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