Sony α35 (SLT-A35)
Features Translucent Mirror Technology for accurate continuous autofocus
Support for the 'Picture Effect' function featured on the new α35 model is now offered. High-Speed Synch is supported during wireless operation with a compatible external flash (α55 only). Ergonomics are further improved with revised menus and a new mode that lets users switch shooting parameters overlaid on-screen for clear, uncluttered composition. The a33 and a55camera's Digital Level Gauge can also be displayed when shooting via the optional CLM-V55 external LCD monitor. Frequently used features can now be custom-assigned to the D-RANGE button for rapid, menu-free access.
The upgrade can be downloaded from: (www.esupport.sony.com).
Pricing and AvailabilityThe new α35 interchangeable lens camera will be available this August with an 18-55mm kit zoom lens (model SEL1855) for about $700. It will also be offered as a body-only (without kit lens) for about $600.
Both the camera kit package (model SLT-A35K) and body-only (model SLT-A35) will be sold at Sony retail stores ((www.Sonystyle.com) and other authorized dealers nationwide.