Sony sensors and cameras are well known throughout the world. They are one of the better if not the best ones’s in the world. The A6500 is the successor to the very popular A6300. And finally, this amazing APS-C camera is available for you to buy here in Nepal.
The Sony A6300 is Sony’s top-tier APS-C camera which boasts a 24.2 MP sensor. The camera is good for both stills and videos. It can as expected shot videos in 4K resolution but this time around comes with a built-in image stabilizer. This is a much-needed upgrade over its predecessor the A6300. The camera now also has a touch screen which will be handy especially for video shooter like myself. Pulling focus and navigating through the UI couldn’t get any easier. The phone also has a swivel out screen which is a must have for any Indi-videographers or bloggers. It too is very helpful to monitor photos which are to be taken from an angle. And did I even mention that it has 425 autofocus point? I mean how crazy is that!
Here some of the other major highlights of this amazing camera from Sony:
- 24.2 Megapixels APS-C sensor with in-body sensor shift stabilization
- 425 Phase Detection Autofocus points
- Autofocus speed of just 0.05 sec to lock on to any action
- 11 frames per second
- 307 frames continuous shooting
- Touch Auto-focus
- 4K video recording without pixel binning
- A beautiful XGA OLED Tru-finder (electronic viewfinder)
- Bionz X Image Processor for a noise free and sharp image processing
Nepa Hima Trade Link, the official distributor of Sony products in Nepal have begun the Pre-order for this fantastic camera. They have priced it at Rs 2,40,000 for the camera body and a 16-70mm Carl Zeiss Lens (SEL1670Z). The pricing is acceptable as it costs the same in the international market. Plus you are also getting extra goodies like an extra genuine battery, a premium leather case and a year worth of warranty. To pre-order this camera, you can visit Nepa Hima’s official website or just click here.
This camera definitely isn’t for everyone here in Nepal. But if you are a dedicated blogger, Youtube video creator, indie-moviemaker or just someone who is in the market for the best in class APS-C camera you will, without a doubt, appreciate what the Sony A6500 has to offer.