Thinking about upgrading to the A77 ii from the A77, but...

Started Jan 25, 2021 | Discussions thread
Rambler358
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Re: Thinking about upgrading to the A77 ii from the A77, but...
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Thanks everyone for the responses! I think I've decided to trade-in my A77 body for an A77ii.  After reading more about the RX10 IV, I think I may have issues when not being able to zoom with an AF lock, and I'd probably get frustrated having to deal with a motorized zoom instead of a zoom ring on the lens . Also, IQ is important to me, and there are work-arounds for getting GPS info - and I'm sure working out more to carry this stuff can only lengthen my longevity. 

The A-68 is a better camera in most respects. Thus, I think you'd find the A-77II to be a significant improvement over the A-77. I wish Sony hadn't discontinued these (A-68 and A-77II). I'd still buy another A-68 if one was available.

Hi Ed - I just checked Sony's (USA) site, and the A68 and A77ii models are still current models and can be bought there.  I also
Sony Interchangeable Lens Cameras

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Ron
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Sony SLT-A77 Sony a77 II Sony 70-300mm F4.5-5.6 G SSM Sigma 105mm F2.8 EX DG Macro Sony DT 16-50mm F2.8 SSM +2 more
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