Last week, we shared with you the full details of the new Sony a9 (α9) full-frame mirrorless camera (also known as the Sony Alpha 9). This is the speed-focused Sony alpha camera, with a maximum shooting speed of 20 fps! Today, we will share with you more photo samples, as well as our hands-on preview of the Sony a9 (α9) (Lowest price) with three E-mount lenses!
The Sony a9 (α9) Hands-On Preview
Let’s start off with our hands-on preview of the Sony a9 (α9) full-frame mirrorless camera (Lowest price), paired with the FE 16-35mm f/4 ZA OSS lens. This is not the new FE 16-35mm f/2.8 GM, which was introduced together with the Sony a9.
Then let’s take a look at three Sony a9 (α9) cameras, each with a different lens. In addition to the FE 16-35mm f/4 ZA OSS, we have the FE 70-200mm f/4 G OSS lens and the FE 24-70mm f/2.8 GM lens.
More Sony a9 (α9) Sample Photos
We shared some sample shots we took with the Sony a9 (α9) (Lowest price) and the FE 16-35mm f/4 ZA OSS lens in our article – The Sony Alpha 9 (α9) FF Mirrorless Camera Revealed! Here are more sample photos with the same setup. Please note that these were cropped, but otherwise not edited in any other way.
Sony a9 (α9) Accessories
Sony released the following accessories to compliment the new Sony a9 (Lowest price):
- NP-FZ100 Rechargeable Battery: High-capacity battery with approximately 2.2x the capacity of the NP-FW50 W-series battery. Supports InfoLITHIUM technology, which makes it possible to view the remaining battery power as both a percentage display and five step icon on the camera’s LCD screen.
- VG-C3EM Vertical Grip: Provides same operation, handling and design as α9, doubles battery life and allows USB battery-charging via the camera body.
- NPA-MQZ1K Multi-Battery Adaptor Kit: External multi-battery adaptor kit capable of functioning as an external power supply for four Z series batteries and as a quick charger. Kit comes with two packs of NP-FZ100 rechargeable batteries.
- GP-X1EM Grip Extension: Grip extender with same look, feel and design as α9. Enables more solid hold on camera.
- FDA-EP18 Eyepiece Cup: Eye piece cup with locking mechanism
- BC-QZ1 Battery Charger: Quick-charging battery charger. Charges one new Z series battery in approximately 2.5 hours.
- PCK-LG1 Screen Protect Glass Sheet: Hard, shatterproof glass screen protector with anti-stain coating to prevent fingerprints. Compatible with touch operation and tilting LCD screen
Price & Availability
The Sony a9 interchangeable lens camera is now available in Malaysia.
- Sony α9 (body only) – RM 21,799 / ~US$ 5,189 (Lowest price)
- Super-telephoto Zoom Lens (SEL100400) – RM 12,699 / ~US$ 3,019 (Lowest price)
- Premium Wide Angle Zoom Lens (SEL1635GM) – RM 10,899 / ~US$ 2,599 (Lowest price)
- Compact Wide Angle Lens (SEL1224GM) – RM 7,899 / ~US$ 1,879