EYE-START AUTOMATION: AF and AE automatically activated/deactivated by combination of eyepiece and grip sensors. Eye-start is turned on/off by eye-start switch.
AF SYSTEM: Minolta's through-the-lens (TTL) phase-detection system with CCD line sensors (9-point AF System with Centre Dual Cross-hair Sensors (CDC912)).
Activated by pressing the focus-area selector, spot-AF button, AF/MF control button (in manual focus mode), shutter-release button partway down, or by
Focus area: Wide focus area. Any local focus area can be selected from the 9-point sensors.
Multi-dimensional Predictive Focus Control for moving subjects.