Category Archives: Availability

A77 Stock Returning – But Kit Easier To Get Than Body Only

Sony seem to have production fully working now and the A77 is reappearing in retailers. But unlike late last year, the kit with the 16-50mm f2.8 lens is now easier to find than the body-only. Probably Sony concentrated on getting … Continue reading

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A77 Selling For A Premium?

The shortage of available A77s caused by the flooding in Thailand earlier in the year means that used A77s are appearing at prices above the recommended retail, and it looks as if some of them are selling too. Amazon has … Continue reading

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No More A77s Produced Until March 2012?

Following my comments on the limited availability of the A77, Sonyalpharumors is reporting that stocks are low worldwide and that once these are sold, there may be no more cameras until March 2012. The reason given is that flooding in … Continue reading

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A77 Supplies May Be Limited?

Just before I got my A77 I had am interesting conversation with a Sony employee. He said that once the first batch of A77s – which were made before the recent flooding in Thailand – are sold, it might be … Continue reading

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A77 Kits Start To Arrive In The UK

Some stores in the UK now have stocks of the A77 with 16-50 lens kit and are starting to ship them out. One lucky person has even got his. You can see how excited he is by the shaky camera … Continue reading

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A77 arrives in UK

A few UK stores are starting to receive A77 stock and one or two people have got their cameras. Warehouseexpress has the A77 Body and expect the kit shortly. Shops in Asia also have stock; Digital Rev have both the … Continue reading

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When Will We Get The A77?

Those of us that pre-ordered are now wondering when we will actually get our A77. Neither Amazon or Adorama are showing any expected arrival date. I have seen one UK store listing the A77 as ‘stock expected October 3rd’, but … Continue reading

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Sony A77 Availability

The Sony A77 was announced August 24th 2011, but took some time to become widely available because of production difficulties associated with flooding in Thailand. It can be found at Amazon: Sony A77 with Kit Lens and Sony A77 Body, … Continue reading

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Sony A77 Prices Leaked?

Ylovephoto reckons to have worked out the prices of the forthcoming Sony A77 and A65 from a magazine’s list of competition prizes: Sony Alpha 77 + 16-50mm f/2.8 SAM = 1800€ Sony Alpha 77 body only = 1050€ Sony Alpha 65 … Continue reading

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Sony Alpha A77 – likely release date?

A reader has asked about the likely release date of the A77 i.e. when it will actually be available. This matters to me too as I have a couple of trips coming up that would be ideal to play with … Continue reading

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