Sony SLT-A57

Announced Mar 13, 2012 •
16 megapixels | 3 screen | APS-C sensor
dpreview conclusion

The A57 combines a high-quality 16 MP sensor, easy access to shooting parameters, and class-leading video performance. And does this while providing an equivalent shooting experience, whether composing images via the EVF or rear LCD.

Good for

Users who frequently switch between EVF and rear LCD viewing and video-shooting enthusiasts.

Not so good for

Dedicated sports shooters and those who prefer an optical viewfinder.

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