For amateur enthusiasts and pros looking for a backup body, the anticipation is growing for the release of the Sony Alpha A77. This lightweight camera is encased in a black weather-sealed magnesium alloy body and has a battery life of over 500 shots. The spec sheet reads as follows: 24.3 MP Exmor CMOS sensor, ISO 100-16000, 12fps with continuous AF, in-body stabilization, OLED viewfinder, GPS support, face recognition, 2D/3D panorama functions and HD video recording. Look for the Alpha A77 to release later this year.
Source: Photo Rumors