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Comparison of Sony Alpha ILCA-A77 II and Olympus Stylus SP-100 [S]ave

Sony Alpha ILCA-A77 II

Olympus Stylus SP-100
ModelSony Alpha ILCA-A77 IIOlympus Stylus SP-100
Manufacturer urlhttps://www.sony.com/http://www.olympusamerica.com/
Model numberA77 IISP-100
Alternate model number(s)
  • ilca-77m2
Camera formatSLREVF
Release year (year)20142014
Tripod mount++
Length (mm)143121
Width (mm)81133
Height (mm)10491
Weight (g)1,351589
PredecessorSony A77-
Image Sensor
Sensor typeCMOSCMOS
Sensor manufacturerSonyBSI CMOS
Effective megapixels (MP)24.3016.00
Sensor formatAPS-C1/2.3 inch
Sensor area (mm²)366.6028.07
Sensor width (mm)23.506.17
Sensor height (mm)15.604.55
Approximate pixel pitch (micron)3.921.34
Focal Length Multiplier (x)1.50-
Aspect ratio3:24:3
Color filter typeRGBGRGBG
Anti aliasing filterFixed-
Sensor shift image stabilization+-
On-sensor phase detect--
Image Capture
Image resolution
  • 12416 x 1856(23.0 mp other)
  • 2160 x 3872(8.4 mp other)
  • 2160 x 5536(12.0 mp other)
  • 3008 x 1688(5.1 mp 16:9)
  • 3008 x 2000(6.0 mp 3:2)
  • 4240 x 2400(10.2 mp other)
  • 4240 x 2832(12.0 mp 3:2)
  • 6000 x 3376(20.3 mp 16:9)
  • 6000 x 4000(24.0 mp 3:2)
  • 8192 x 1856(15.2 mp other)
  • 4608 x 3456(15.9 mp 4:3)
Image file format
  • 12-bit raw (arw 2.3)
  • jpeg (exif 2.3)
  • raw+jpeg
  • jpeg
Continuous-mode (fps)11.508.30
Video Capture
Can take movies++
Movie resolution
  • 1440x1080
  • 1920x1080
  • 640x480
  • 1280x720
  • 1920x1080
  • 432x324
  • 640x480
  • 640x480
Movie max framerate (fps)60240
Image Storage
Movie file formatAVCHD 2.0 / MP4; Audio: Dolby Digital (AC-3) / MPEG-4 AAC-LCMOV (H.264 video with Linear PCM monaural audio )
Composite video out-+
Ntsc/pal switchable video-+
Hd video out++
Hd video connectionHDMIHDMI
Lens and Optics
Lens mountSony Alpha (Minolta A)-
LensSony 16-50mm f/2.8 DT SSM (SAL1650)Olympus lens
Focal length (35mm equivalent) (mm)24.00 - 75.0024.00 - 1,200.00
Focal length (actual) (mm)16.00 - 50.003.00 - 215.00
Zoom ratio (x)3.1350.00
Aperture range (f)0.05 - 0.360.15 - 0.34
Integrated nd filter--
Min focus range (cm)307
Optical image stabilization-+
Digital zoom++
Digital zoom values (x)
  • 1.4
  • 2
  • 2
  • 2
  • 4
Auto Focus
Auto focus++
Auto focus typePhase Detection: 79 points, 15 cross-type, f/2.8 center sensorContrast Detection; iESP, Face Detection AF, Spot, AF Tracking
Auto focus assist light++
Manual focus++
ViewfinderEVF / LCDEVF / LCD
Viewfinder typeEVF type; 1.3cm (0.5") 2,359K-dot OLED, 100% coverage, 1.09x mag., 22mm eyepoint, -4 to +3 diopterEVF: 920K-dot LCD, 100% coverage
Focus peaking+-
Evf resolution (dots)2,359,296920,000
Viewfinder magnification (35mm equivalent) (x)0.73-
Viewfinder magnification (nominal/claimed) (x)1.09-
Eye-level viewfinder++
Rear display++
Rear display size (inch)3.003.00
Rear display resolution (dots)1,229,760460,000
Articulating screen+-
Tilt swivel screen+-
Selfie screen+-
Max playback zoom (x)1310
Top deck display+-
Maximum iso (native)25,6006,400
Minimum iso (native)100125
Iso settingsAuto; 100-25600; 50/64/80 extended; Auto/100-51200 in Mutli-frame NRAuto, High, 125, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200, 6400
Auto iso mode++
White balance settings
  • auto
  • cloudy
  • color filter g7 to m7 (15-step)
  • color temp. 2500 to 9900k
  • custom 1/2/3
  • daylight
  • flash
  • fluorescent (warm white/cool white/day white/daylight)
  • incandescent
  • shade
  • auto
  • custom (2)
  • daylight
  • fluorescent 1
  • overcast
  • tungsten
Shutter speed range (s)1/8000 - 301/1700 - 30
Bulb mode+-
Exposure compensation+/- 5.0EV in 0.3EV steps+/- 2.0EV in 0.3EV steps
Explosure metering modes1200-zone Evaluative, Center-weighted, SpotDigital ESP Metering, Spot Metering
Program auto exposure++
Aperture priority++
Shutter priority++
Full manual exposure++
Creative exposure modesScene Modes: Portrait, SportsAction, Macro, Landscape, Sunset, Night Scene, Hand-held Twilight (6 shot layering), Night PortraitScene Modes (Portrait, e-Portrait, Landscape, Interval Shooting, Hand-Held Starlight, Night Scene, Night + Portrait, Sport
Self timer (s)
  • 2
  • 3
  • 5
  • 10
  • 2
  • 12
Time lapse (intervalometer)-+
High resolution composite--
Built-in flash++
Flash modes
  • auto
  • fill-flash
  • high-speed sync (with external flash)
  • off
  • rear sync
  • red-eye reduction: on/off
  • slow sync
  • wireless
  • auto
  • fill-in
  • off
  • red-eye reduction
Flash guide number (iso 100) (m)12-
Flash range descriptionGN=12(m) at ISO 100; Range is lens aperture dependentTBD
Max flash sync (s)1/250-
Flash exposure compensation+/- 3.0 EV in 0.3EV steps-
External flash connectionMulti Interface Hot shoe, Sync terminal-
Built-in wireless flash control--
Usable memory types
  • ms duo
  • ms pro duo
  • sd
  • sdhc
  • sdx
  • sd
  • sdhc
  • sdx
Uhs supportUHS-I-
Dual card slots--
Raw capture support+-
Uncompressed format
  • 12-bit raw (arw 2.3)
  • raw+jpeg
Included memory (MB)-37
Included memory type-Internal
Built-in wi-fi+-
Built-in gps--
Microphone jack+-
Headphone jack--
External connections
  • usb 2.0 high speed
  • wifi
  • usb 2.0 high speed
Pictbridge compliant++
Dpof compliant++
Remote control+-
Remote control type
  • optional wireless
  • wired or via wi-fi
Connections (extended)
  • 3.5mm external stereo micophone jack
  • dc input
  • type-d micro hdmi
  • wired remote terminal
  • audio/video output)
  • dc jack
  • micro (type d) hdmi
  • multi-terminal (usb
Performance Timing
Max cycle time for jpeg shooting (s/frame)0.36-
Max cycle time for raw plus jpeg shooting (s/frame)0.37-
Camera penalizes early shutter press--
Jpeg shooting speed in burst mode (max resolution) (fps)11.508.30
Buffer size for jpeg shooting in burst mode (max resolution) (frames)266
Raw shooting speed in burst mode (fps)12.00-
Buffer size for raw shooting in burst mode (frames)28-
Raw plus jpeg shooting speed in burst mode (fps)12.00-
Buffer size for raw plus jpeg shooting in burst mode (frames)24-
Shutter lag (full af, wide/mid) (s)0.090.16
Shutter lag (full af, tele) (s)-0.23
Shutter lag (manual focus) (s)0.10-
Shutter lag (full af, with flash) (s)0.21-
Shutter lag (prefocused) (s)0.05-
Startup time (s)0.80-
Play -> record time (s)0.90-
Flash cycle time, full power (s)3.10-
Battery life, stills (cipa rating monitor/live view) (shots)480330
Battery life, still (cipa rating ovf/evf) (shots)410330
Battery form factorProprietary NP-FM500HProprietary LI-92B
Usable battery types
  • lithium-ion rechargeable
  • lithium-ion rechargeable
Batteries included1 x Proprietary NP-FM500H Lithium-ion rechargeable1 x Proprietary LI-92B Lithium-ion rechargeable
Battery charger included (dedicated charger or ac/usb adapter)++
Dedicated battery charger included+-
Internal charging supported-+
Included software
  • image data converter 4)
  • software cd-rom (includes picture motion browser
  • olympus viewer software cd-rom
Os compatibility
  • mac os x
  • windows
Notes and featuresNew 79-point phase detection AF system with 15 cross-type sensors, BIONZ X processor, 12fps burst mode with continuous AFAvailable in black.

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