Sony - Alpha a68 DSLR Camera (Body Only) - black

The Sony a68 A-mount camera with APS-C CMOS sensor has an interchangeable lens system and a 24.2-megapixel sensor. The camera features a top display panel and a control wheel for efficiency, with a tiltable LCD screen for easy access. Catching fast-moving subjects is a breeze with the Sony a68 A-mount camera's 79-point high-density AF system.

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What's Included

  • Sony Alpha α68 DSLR Camera (Body Only)
  • Accessory shoe, body, eyepiece caps
  • Battery charger BC-VM10A
  • Rechargeable Battery NP-FM500H
  • Micro USB cable
  • Power cord
  • Shoulder strap
  • Owner's manual

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Overall Customer Rating:
Rating 5 out of 5 stars.
5.0
100% of customers would recommend this product to a friend (2 out of 2)

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Product Features

24.2 megapixels resolution delivers incredible detail and gorgeous enlargements

The Exmor® CMOS sensor and upgraded BIONZ X™ processor combine to produce high-resolution, low-noise photos.

ISO up to 25,600 for crisp, clear photos even in low light

Shoot confidently without sacrificing detail, even in extremely low light.

Capture fast-action shots at up to 8 fps (frames per second)

From joyous facial expressions to fast-paced sports action, burst mode ensures you get the shot even if it only lasts a fraction of a second.

Wide angle, tiltable 2.7” LCD monitor

Enables shooting over the heads of people in crowds, or on the ground for a startling view of pets and flowers.

Capture spectacular movies in full 1080p HD

An intelligent image sensor reads movie images at faster rates than ever, significantly reducing the rolling shutter distortion that can occur while panning or shooting fast-moving subjects.

BIONZ X™ processing engine delivers blazing speed and performance

From shooting images and videos, to playback and data transfer, this processor handles even the most demanding tasks with ease.

Preview the shot before taking it with the OLED Tru-Finder™ electronic viewfinder

Bright, high-contrast viewfinder lets you see the results before you shoot, and features 1440K dots for amazing resolution.

79-point phase-detection autofocus system provides accurate subject tracking

Keeps tracking and fast autofocusing on a moving subject.

Translucent Mirror Technology

Enables precise phase-detection autofocus even with continuous shooting and movie modes.

Multi Interface Shoe

Lets you mount wide-ranging accessories including a high-capacity flash unit, a video light, or shotgun microphone for enhanced movie shooting and more.

Face Detection and Eye AF

Detect up to eight faces in a scene, and adjust exposure, white balance, flash and other settings for beautiful portraits.

Built-in, pop-up flash for proper illumination

Ensures properly illuminated photos.

Multiformat memory slot for storing or transferring data

Accepts SD, SDHC, SDXC, MS PRO Duo,MS XC-HG Duo and MS PRO-HG Duo. Memory cards not included.

What Experts are Saying

Rating, 4 out of 5 with 8 reviews

Overall Customer Rating

100%of customers recommend this product.

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      What Experts are Saying

      Rating, 4 out of 5 with 8 reviews
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      The analysis of all aggregated expert reviews shows that the reviewers are positive about low-light, control panel, zoom and focus. Editors are less positive about shutter and lens. Using an algorithm based on product age, reviewers ratings history, popularity, product category expertise and other factors, this product gets an alaTest Expert Rating of 89/100 = Very good quality.
      • Trusted Reviews (UK)Rating, 4 out of 5Amy Davies on September 6, 2016
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        While Sony's made a name for itself in recent years with its mirrorless models, it's still making DSLTs. The “T” here stands for “translucent” and indicates that the mirror, rather than being missing altogether, lets light through to the sensorFull Review
      • ePHOTOzine (UK)Joshua Waller on June 1, 2016
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      • PhotographyBLOGRating, 4 out of 5Mark Goldstein on May 10, 2016
        Sony A68 Review
        The Sony A68 is a new interchangeable lens camera that uses Translucent Mirror Technology to offer high-speed shooting and a smaller body size. The 24.2 megapixel A68 features up to 8fps burst shooting, 1080p Full HD Movies in the XAVC Sv format,Full Review
      • TechRadar (UK)Rating, 4 out of 5Matt Golowczynski on April 12, 2016
        Sony Alpha A68 review
        Inheriting features from the more advanced A77 II, the A68 appears as a capable, cut-price alternative for the advanced beginnerFull Review
      • The Imaging Resource!March 31, 2016
        Sony A68 Review
        Surprise! Well over a year since the last SLT A-mount body was unveiled (the A77 II), Sony Europe unveiled the new Sony A68, a mid-level translucent mirror interchangeable lens camera with an interesting mix of tech borrowed from the A77 II asFull Review
      • Photography BayEric Reagan on December 17, 2015
        Sony Alpha A68 is Coming to the US
        Sony has announced that Alpha A68 SLT camera will be making its way to the US in April 2016. It has been quite a long time since the US market saw an A-mount camera and we've wondered whether the A-mount system was dead.Full Review
      • Steve's DigicamsMichael Palmer on December 17, 2015
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      • LetsGoDigital (UK)Mark Peters on November 7, 2015
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        Sony Alpha 68 camera with A-mount and 4D Focus : Uncompromising features and performance for demanding amateur photographers! Sony recently introduces the A68 interchangeable lens camera. The Alpha 68 (Model: Sony ILCA-68) camera from Sony letsFull Review
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