Sony’s follower to its mid-range A5100 mirrorless camera has some intriguing upgrades. The 24-megapixel A6400 features such as 4K 30fps video shooting and AI-powered 425-point contrast and phase-detect autofocus, which Sony declares to be the ‘world’s fastest’ at.02 2nd AF speed. It also has real-time eye AF and subject tracking, along with a tilt and flip touchscreen, which can be particularly useful for video blog writers. The Sony A6400 will go on sale in the US in February 2019 at $900 (around Rs. 63,900) for the body, or $1,350 (around Rs. 95,900) with the 18-135mm f/3.5 -5.6 set lens.
The Sony A6400 boasts a new 24.2-megapixel Exmor Advanced Photo System type-C (APS-C) sensor powered by Sony’s brand-new Bionz X image processor. It can shoot stills at an excellent 11fps when utilizing the mechanical shutter or up to 8fps when shooting in the quiet mode. Constant autofocus and auto-exposure tracking work when shooting in the high-speed continuous mode, and you can record approximately 116 JPEG images or 46 in uncompressed RAW format before the electronic camera’s buffer fills.
Its emphasize function however is the cam’s ‘real-time eye AF’ that utilizes AI to continually find the subject’s eyes. This deals with several subjects along with animals, keeping everybody in the frame in focus. You likewise have the choice to manually select the eyes you wish to track if you’re shooting in a crowd. Real-time subject tracking also detects depth, colour, pattern, and other spatial information to accurately follow your subject around the frame.
The Sony A6400 can shoot at ISO 32,000 or an expanded ISO of 102,400 for very low light conditions.
There’s likewise support for 4K 30fps video shooting, which utilises the cam’s complete sensing unit for the best outcomes. In 1080p you can contend as much as 120fps. It supports HDR video recording also with HLG support. The touchscreen tilt and swivel screen can turn all the way around in case you’re interested in taking a selfie or wish to record a video blog site.
Sony also supposedly revealed that it’s bringing the AI-powered eye and subject tracking and animal eye AF tracking includes to its higher-end models, namely the A9, A7R and A7 III.