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    Sony Alpha a1 Mirrorless Digital Camera Body

    Original price R 152,995.00 - Original price R 152,995.00
    Original price
    R 152,995.00
    R 152,995.00 - R 152,995.00
    Current price R 152,995.00

    A flagship in the truest sense, the Sony Alpha 1 is the one camera designed to do it all. Built without compromise, this full-frame mirrorless offers high-resolution for stills shooting, impressive 8K video recording, speed and sensitivity, and connectivity for the most demanding professional workflows.

    DESCRIPTION

    Despite the connotations of a high-resolution sensor, the a1 is a strong contender in the video arena, offering 8K and 4K recording resolutions along with full pixel readout, internal 4:2:2 10-bit sampling, and 16-bit raw output via the full-size HDMI. No recording limit allows for extended takes and, matching with professional cine cameras, the a1 includes S-Cinetone support for smooth skin-tone rendering along with well-controlled highlights and soft colors.

    Physically, the a1 has a familiar shape, but internally it reaps the best tech of the Alpha series with some notable upgrades, including a 9.44m-dot OLED EVF that touts a 240 fps refresh rate for fluid motion rendering and greatly reduced blackout when shooting continuously. The camera's shutter design has also been revised and now offers full-frame flash sync speeds up to 1/400 sec, and flash sync up to 1/200 sec is even supported when working with the silent electronic shutter. At the rear of the camera is a 3.0" tilting touchscreen LCD and both Bluetooth and Wi-Fi connectivity, with 2x2 MIMO support, offer wireless remote control and file transferring capabilities. Additionally, the a1 includes dual memory card slots, both of which support working with CFexpress Type A or SD UHS-II memory cards for flexible and high-speed file storage.

    Up to 30 fps Shooting and Updated Shutter
    • Efficient sensor design and processing enables high-speed shooting up to 30 fps at full 50.1MP resolution, with full AF and AE capabilities, when working with an electronic shutter. When working with the mechanical shutter, speeds are still kept high at 10 fps. Also, a large buffer memory permits recording up to 155 compressed raw frames, or 165 JPEGs, in one single burst at 30 fps.
    • Suiting fast-paced continuous shooting is a blackout-free viewfinder experience, which makes use of a 240 fps refresh rate for fluent eye-level viewing.
    • Updated electronic shutter offers silent, vibration-free performance and also supports anti-flicker shooting for working under fluorescent, LED, or other flicker-prone types of artificial light, even while shooting at 30 fps with 120 fps AF speeds.
    • Due to quickened readout speeds, electronic shutter flash sync is possible up to 1/200 sec. Even faster flash sync speeds are available when using the updated mechanical shutter, too, which can sync at 1/400 sec in full-frame or 1/500 secwith an APS-C crop.
    8K 30p and 4K 120p Video Recording in 10-Bit
    • Recording up to UHD 4K is possible with frame rates up to 120p; when recording up to 60p the a1 offers full pixel readout and at 120p it uses a 10% crop. Oversampled 4K recording is also possible, via a 5.8K capture area, with a Super 35 crop. Internal 10-bit 4:2:2 sampling is also possible in all recording modes and, if recording externally via the full-size HDMI A port, 16-bit raw output is also possible from a 4.3K capture for even greater tonal reproduction and post-production flexibility.
    • High-speed, 120 fps recording also enables 4x and 5x slow-motion movie recording with the frame rate playback set to either 30p or 24p or, if moving down to Full HD resolution, an effective 240p frame rate is also available for even greater motion control.
    5-Axis SteadyShot INSIDE Image Stabilization
    • Enhanced 5.5-stop effective 5-axis SteadyShot INSIDE image stabilization system compensates for five different types of camera shake encountered during handheld shooting of stills and video and allows users to confidently use any lens, even adapted lenses, for critical shooting without encountering blur from camera shake.
    • For long focal lengths, the system will correct for pitch and yaw adjustments. Macro and high-magnification imagery, on the other hand, will benefit from the inclusion of horizontal and vertical shift compensation. All shooting styles will get usage out of the roll compensation. All 5 axes of stabilization will function at all times, even when used with third-party lenses and adapters or lenses with built-in optical stabilization.
    FEATURES
    • 50MP Full-Frame Exmor RS BSI CMOS Sensor
    • Up to 30 fps Shooting, ISO 50-102400
    • 8K 30p and 4K 120p Video in 10-Bit
    • 4.3K 16-Bit Raw Video Output, S-Cinetone
    • 9.44m-Dot EVF with 240 fps Refresh Rate
    • 759-Pt. Fast Hybrid AF, Real-time Eye AF
    • 5-Axis SteadyShot Image Stabilization
    • Dual Drive Mech. Shutter, 1/400 Sec Sync
    • 5 GHz MIMO Wi-Fi, 1000BASE-T Ethernet
    • Dual CFexpress Type A/SD Card Slots
    SPECIFICATIONS
    Imaging
    Lens Mount Sony E
    Camera Format Full-Frame (1x Crop Factor)
    Sensor Resolution Actual: 50.5 Megapixel
    Effective: 50.1 Megapixel (8640 x 5760)
    Aspect Ratio 1:1, 3:2, 4:3, 16:9
    Sensor Type CMOS
    Sensor Size 35.9 x 24 mm
    Image File Format JPEG, Raw, HEIF
    Bit Depth 14-Bit
    Image Stabilization Sensor-Shift, 5-Axis
    Exposure Control
    ISO Sensitivity Auto, 100 to 32000 (Extended: 50 to 102400)
    Shutter Speed Mechanical Shutter
    1/8000 to 30 Second
    Bulb Mode
    Electronic Shutter
    1/32000 to 30 Second
    Bulb Mode
    1/8000 to 1/4 Second in Movie Mode
    Metering Method Center-Weighted Average, Highlight Weighted, Multiple, Spot
    Exposure Modes Aperture Priority, Manual, Program, Shutter Priority
    Exposure Compensation -5 to +5 EV (1/3 EV Steps)
    Metering Range -3 to 20 EV
    White Balance Auto, Cloudy, Color Temperature, Color Temperature Filter, Custom, Daylight, Flash, Fluorescent (Cool White), Fluorescent (Day White), Fluorescent (Daylight), Fluorescent (Warm White), Incandescent, Shade, Underwater
    Continuous Shooting Electronic Shutter
    Up to 30 fps at 50.1 MP for up to 155 Frames (Raw) / 165 Frames (JPEG)
    Up to 20 fps at 50.1 MP for up to 238 Frames (Raw) / 400 Frames (JPEG)
    Up to 15 fps at 50.1 MP
    Up to 5 fps at 50.1 MP
    Mechanical Shutter
    Up to 10 fps at 50.1 MP (Raw) / (JPEG)
    Up to 8 fps at 50.1 MP
    Up to 6 fps at 50.1 MP
    Up to 3 fps at 50.1 MP 
    Interval Recording Yes
    Self-Timer 2/5/10-Second Delay
    Video
    Recording Modes H.265/XAVC HS 4:2:2 10-Bit
    UHD 4K (3840 x 2160) at 23.976p/25p/29.97p/50p/59.94p/100p/119.88p [50 to 280 Mb/s]
    H.265/XAVC HS 4:2:0 10-Bit
    UHD 8K (7680 x 4320) at 23.976p/25p/29.97p [200 to 400 Mb/s]
    UHD 4K (3840 x 2160) at 23.976p/25p/29.97p/50p/59.94p/100p/119.88p [30 to 200 Mb/s]
    H.264/XAVC S-I 4:2:2 10-Bit
    UHD 4K (3840 x 2160) at 23.976p/25p/29.97p/50p/59.94p [240 to 600 Mb/s]
    Full HD (1920 x 1080) at 23.976p/25p/29.97p/50p/59.94p [89 to 222 Mb/s]
    H.264/XAVC S 4:2:2 10-Bit
    UHD 4K (3840 x 2160) at 23.976p/25p/29.97p/50p/59.94p/100p/119.88p [100 to 280 Mb/s]
    Full HD (1920 x 1080) at 23.976p/25p/29.97p/50p/59.94p/100p/119.88p/200p/239.76p [50 Mb/s]
    H.264/XAVC S 4:2:0 8-Bit
    UHD 4K (3840 x 2160) at 23.976p/25p/29.97p/50p/59.94p/100p/119.88p [60 to 200 Mb/s]
    Full HD (1920 x 1080) at 23.976p/25p/29.97p/50p/59.94p/100p/119.88p/200p/239.76p [16 to 100 Mb/s]
    External Recording Modes Raw 16-Bit
    4.2K (4264 x 2408) up to 59.94p
    4:2:2 10-Bit
    UHD 4K (3840 x 2160) at 23.976p/25p/29.97p/50p/59.94p
    Full HD (1920 x 1080) at 23.976p/50p/59.94p
    Full HD (1920 x 1080) at 50i/59.94i
    4:2:0 8-Bit
    UHD 8K (7680 x 4320) at 29.97p
    UHD 4K (3840 x 2160) at 23.976p/25p/29.97p/50p/59.94p
    Full HD (1920 x 1080) at 23.976p/50p/59.94p
    Full HD (1920 x 1080) at 50i/59.94i
    Recording Limit Unlimited
    Video Encoding NTSC/PAL
    Audio Recording Built-In Microphone (Stereo)
    External Microphone Input (Stereo)

    Audio File Format AAC LC, Linear PCM (Stereo)
    Live Streaming Yes
    Webcam Functionality Yes
    Focus
    Focus Type Auto and Manual Focus
    Focus Mode Continuous-Servo AF (C), Direct Manual Focus (DMF), Manual Focus (M), Single-Servo AF (S)
    Autofocus Points Phase Detection: 759
    Contrast Detection: 425
    Autofocus Sensitivity -4 to +20 EV

    Viewfinder
    Viewfinder Type Electronic (OLED)
    Viewfinder Size 0.64"
    Viewfinder Resolution 9,437,184 Dot
    Viewfinder Eye Point 25 mm
    Viewfinder Coverage 100%
    Viewfinder Magnification Approx. 0.9x
    Diopter Adjustment -4 to +3
    Monitor
    Size 3.0"
    Resolution 1,440,000 Dot
    Display Type Tilting Touchscreen LCD
    Flash
    Built-In Flash No
    Flash Modes Auto, Fill Flash, Hi-Speed Sync, Off, Rear Sync, Red-Eye Reduction, Slow Sync
    Maximum Sync Speed 1/400 Second
    Flash Compensation -3 to +3 EV (1/3, 1/2 EV Steps)
    Dedicated Flash System TTL
    External Flash Connection Hot Shoe
    Interface
    Media/Memory Card Slot Dual Slot: CFexpress Type A / SD
    Connectivity HDMI A (Full Size), USB Type-C (USB 3.2 Gen 1), USB Micro-B (USB 2.0), 3.5mm Microphone, 3.5mm Headphone, RJ45
    Wireless Wi-Fi
    Bluetooth
    GPS No
    Environmental
    Operating Temperature 32 to 104°F / 0 to 40°C
    Physical
    Battery 1 x NP-FZ100 Rechargeable Lithium-Ion, 7.2 VDC, 2280 mAh (Approx. 430 Shots)
    Dimensions (W x H x D) 5.07 x 3.81 x 2.74" / 128.9 x 96.9 x 69.7 mm
    Weight 1.6 lb / 737 g (Body Only)

    IN THE BOX

    Body Only 

    • Sony Alpha 1 Mirrorless Digital Camera (Body Only)
    • Sony NP-FZ100 Rechargeable Lithium-Ion Battery (2280mAh)
    • Sony BC-QZ1 Battery Charger
    • Sony ALC-B1EM Body Cap for E-Mount Cameras
    • USB Type-C to Type-A Cable
    • Cable Protector
    • Shoulder Strap
    • Accessory Shoe Cap
    • Eyepiece Cup

     

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