Sony SLT-A58K Digital SLT Camera with 18-55mm Zoom Lens, HD 1080p, 20.1MP, 3" Screen, OLED EVF with 8GB Card and Case

Product information

Professional shooting needn’t be complicated with the Sony SLT-A58. Explore the world of high-quality imaging, supple shooting responses and interchangeable lenses. Capture smooth, detail-packed videos in Full HD. Create exciting artistic effects and grab pro-style portraits. All in a light, compact camera that's easy to use and carry.

You’ll be fully equipped to capture the moment right out of the box with the included 18-55mm lens, 8GB memory card and handy carry case.

Key benefits:

  • Create images with impact with the 20.1MP Exmor APS HD CMOS sensor. With its wide sensitivity range, it picks up on every little detail, even in dim situations. Together with the BIONZ image processing engine, it ensures crisp, clear pictures every time.
  • From fast-moving sports to fast-changing facial expressions, capture the moment with a continuous burst of images. A high-performance 15-point autofocus system (with 3 cross sensors) lets you shoot at a rapid 8 frames per second so you can follow the action as it happens.
  • While some photographers have a natural eye for a shot, most of us could use a little help. Auto Object Framing automatically proposes a pro-style crop of your original picture. Whether you use the suggested version or your original is up to you.
  • The high-contrast OLED Tru-Finder gives an accurate, real-time display of the shot you're about to take - right down to camera settings and exposure adjustments so you can compose with confidence.
  • Capture smooth, detailed Full HD videos with continuous autofocus - even when you’re zooming in or out. And unlike a traditional DSLR, you can watch the story unfold on the OLED Tru-Finder as you film.
  • Unlike a DSLR, Translucent Mirror technology means there’s no moving mirror so you can react quickly to get the shot you see.
  • Face Detection recognises up to 8 faces in a scene, optimising exposure, white balance, flash and other settings for portraits.

Feeling creative?

One of the biggest advantages of this camera is the sheer shooting flexibility on offer. You can use additional lenses to take wide-angle, telephoto, or close-up shots to suit just about any situation. The shorter the focal length (measured in mm), the wider the view will be – the longer the focal length, the more telescopic the picture. With a selection of interchangeable lenses at your disposal, the creative possibilities are endless.

Why not take a look at our range of additional lenses?

Note: Please check the compatibility of the lens with your camera.

Battery life Information How long the battery lasts for (and if applicable) until it needs recharging
Approx 690 shots per charge
Brand
Sony
Camera Type
Digital SLR
Connections
HDMI, USB
Dimensions
H95.5 x W128.6 x D77.7mm
Direct printing Information Can connect to a compatible digital camera to print without the need to use a computer.
YES
Display
YES
Eligible for International Delivery
NO
GPS
NO
Image Stabilisation
YES
Internal Memory
NO
Manufacturer Part Number (MPN)
SLTA58SF8LCDI.YG
Maximum ISO Rating
16000
Megapixels Information 1 Megapixel is equal to 1 million pixels. A pixel is an individual element of a digital image. Megapixels determine the resolution of an image and the more you have the higher the quality of the image.
20.1MP
Memory Card Type
Memory Stick PRO Duo™, Memory Stick PRO-HG Duo™, Memory Stick XC-HG Duo™, SD, SDHC, SDXC memory cards
Model name / number
SLT-A58
NFC enabled Information Devices with NFC can be tapped together to establish a wireless connection for sending or streaming files and other data
NO
Sensor Type
CMOS
Shooting Modes
6
Sweep Panorama
YES
Touch Screen
NO
Waterproof
NO
Weight Information Unpackaged weight
490g
Zoom (digital) Information Enlarges video captured by the optical zoom and makes it seem even closer
4x

Delivery

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Free Click & collect from John Lewis or Waitrose shops for collection tomorrow from 2pm
348 participating John Lewis and Waitrose shops
Free

Standard delivery within 5 working days

Free

Next, named or Saturday UK delivery

£6.95

Next/named day UK delivery pre-10.30am

£9.95

Collect+ from a local shop from Monday - postcode exclusions apply for Collect+ deliveries

5000+ participating Collect+ shops
£3.00

International delivery not available

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Q & As

Sony SLT-A58K Digital SLT Camera with 18-55mm Zoom Lens, HD 1080p, 20.1MP, 3" Screen, OLED EVF with 8GB Card and Case 5 5 2 2
Intuitive and lovely to use I chose this camera as I wanted to get back into taking high quality decent photographs after using my phone and a compact camera for too long, I also wanted something intuitive and uncomplicated. It is good value for an SLR/SLT type camera especially with the case and 8GB card (1000 images) included. The screen is a good size and flips up and down for high angle/low angle photography and you can switch between screen and viewfinder automatically. There is an internal instruction manual and it has some excellent settings for low light, panoramic and continuous shooting which I have used more than I thought, particularly the latter which takes a sequence of 8 photos and has so far guaranteed one brilliant one of my children with their eyes open at the same time and in focus. The photo quality is excellent and although it doesn't come with a large zoom which I am used to on my compact the quality of the images is so good that I can crop into an object and maintain that quality for printing. Overall it is an excellent camera for anyone wanting to get back into SLR type photography, it is intuitive and lovely to use. 12 August 2014
Fantastic value for the money. Delighted with the camera and the pictures taken so far! 17 June 2014
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