Which 70-200 on A99?

Started Feb 4, 2013 | Discussions thread
Sam_Oslo
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Re: Which 70-200 on A99?
In reply to Michael Fritzen, Feb 4, 2013

Michael Fritzen wrote:

Hi,

Martin Muehlemann wrote:

...The Sony has AF-D support, the Tamron does not.

Correction. The Sony 70-200 doesn't have yet AFAIK but it might have as soon as Sony releases a FW update.'

The Sony 70-200 has been in the marked for a long time, long before the release of A99. Why should Sony wait for the next FW to implement the AF-D for it?

I'm not sure, but 70-200 seams to need a hardware change to support AF-D, which will be implemented in rumored upcoming 70-200 II.

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