Do not want to swim in the hype of iPhone 5 release event? Then you should read this new gadget news. Sony has recently introduced high-end specs’d mirrorless DSLR camera called as “NEX-6″ which is another generation of its predecessor the NEX-5 (introduced in 2010). Sony NEX-6 still inherits traditional DSLR-style PASM dial but with more compact solid body. The camera is equipped with 16-megapixel APS-C sensor features similar power and shooting capabilities as a DSLR but this one is -once again- more compact, solid and easy to handle. There are several other awesomeness are featuring this mirrorless camera and we’ll discuss that ahead.
The whole form factor and its solid body just looks like its brother the NEX-7 but you can spot there is a high-resolution XGA OLED Tru-Finder viewfinder with 2.36 million dots as well as 3-inch tilt-able screen for autofocusing and taking shots.
With its 16.1 megapixel Exmor APS HD CMOS sensor, this powerful camera is capable of capturing full HD 1080p videos like a breeze. There is a Fast Hybrid AF system in this camera has been accorded by Sony. This cool technology combines phase- and contrast-detect AF methods delivering sharp images plus Speed Priority Continuous shooting mode that is capable of capturing up to 10 fps.
Want to go viral? The Sony NEX-6 is also enhanced with WiFi feature allowing its users to upload and share photos easily even to Facebook. Just don’t forget to make use of Sony’s Direct Upload application.
Price and Availability
The Sony NEX-6 will hit stores in mid-November for about $1,000 with the SELP1650 power zoom lens or $850 for just the body. Sony is also adding three new lenses to its E-mount line including the SELP1650 (16-50mm, F3.5-5.6), SEL35F18 (35mm, F1.8), and the SEL1018 (10-18mm, F4.0).