Sony A9 Rumored to be Priced Like Canon EOS-1D X Mark II and Nikon D5

The upcoming Sony A9 (name is not confirmed yet) high end E-mount mirrorless camera is confirmed to larger body have dual card slots. And it will be the new flagship FE camera – placed above the A7-series. So the main competitors of Sony A9 will be Nikon D5 and Canon EOS 1D-X Mark II.

Today according to the report from SonyAlphaRumors, the upcoming Sony A9 mirrorless camera will be a professional camera like Nikon D5 and Canon EOS 1D-X Mark II. Sounds like a fantastic camera, right? And it will be priced like Canon EOS 1D-X Mark II and Nikon D5. That means the price of Sony A9 will be around $6000.

And this Sony A9 mirrorless camera is expected to be announced in early 2017!

Sony Alpha a9 Rumored Specs:

  • 72MP sensor
  • Unlimited RAW
  • Dual XQD card slots
  • Better IBIS and HDR
  • “DSLR” alike
  • Bigger than Sony A7RII, smaller than Canon 5D Mark III
  • Price around $5,000
  • Announcement in early 2017

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Hot Sony Mirrorless Cameras:

Sony a7RII: $3,198 at AmazonB&HAdorama

Sony a7SII: $2,998 at AmazonB&HAdorama.

Sony a7II: $1,498 at AmazonB&HAdorama.

Sony a6500: $1,399 at Amazon, B&H, Adorama.

Sony a6300 Body: $998 at AmazonB&HAdorama.

Sony a6000 body: $398 at Amazon.

Sony a6000 with 16-50mm Lens: $548 at Amazon and B&H.

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