Sony NEX-7 review

Full specification for Sony NEX-7

Colour Space sRGB, Adobe RGB
Drive Mode Single, Continuous, Speed-priority Continuous (10fps), 10 seconds and 2 seconds Self-timer, Self-timer continues (with 10 sec delay 3/5 exposures selectable), Bracketing
Focusing Modes Single-shot AF(AF-S), Continuous AF(AF-C) selectable, Direct Manual Focus (DMF), Manual Focus
Shutter Speeds 1/4000 - 30 and bulb
Dimensions 119.9 (W) x 66.9 (H) x 42.6mm (D)
File Format JPEG, Raw, Raw+JPEG
Power Rechargeable li-ion battery (NP-FW50); 335 shots per charge quoted
Weight 291g body only without battery or card; 18-55mm weighs 194g
Connectivity mini HDMI, A/V out, Sony/Minolta hotshoe
Live Mode Yes
Exposure Modes iAuto, P, S, A, M, 3D Sweep Panorama, Sweep Panorama, Anti Motion Blur, Scene modes
Movie Mode 1080p HD; 1920 x 1080(50p, 28M, PS), 1920 x 1080(50i, 24M, FX), 1920 x 1080(50i, 17M, FH), 1920 x 1080(25p, 24M, FX), 1920 x 1080(25p, 17M, FH)
Metering System 1200-zone evaluative metering
Built-in Image Stabilisation No, lens-based where applicable
Dust Reduction Yes
Other 10fps Speed Priority shooting, full manual control, 11 Picture Effects modes, Anti-Motion Blur, Dynamic Range Optimizer, Peaking Function for manual focus
DoF Prview Yes
Focal Length Mag 1.5x
Max Flash Sync 1/160th sec
Sensor 24.3MP APS-C size Exmor CMOS sensor
White Balance Bracket No
AF Points 25 Area maximum
Colour Temp Control Yes (G7 to M7,15-step) (A7 to B7,15-step)
Field of View 100% approx
LCD 3in, 921k-dot, tilt-angle LCD
Output Size 6000x4000 pixels
PC Socket No
Viewfinder Type XGA OLED TruFinder - 2.4m-dot 1.09x mag (in 35mm terms) EVF
Cable Release No, remote
Compression Standard / Fine (for JPEG)
Exposure Comp +/-5EV with 1/3EVsteps
Memory Card SD (HC/XC)
Built-in Flash Built in flash (GN 6); Flash Off, Autoflash, Fill-flash, Slow Sync., Rear Sync, Wireless
Lens Mount Sony E-mount
White Balance Daylight, Shade, Cloudy, Incandescent, Fluorescent, Flash
ISO 100-16,000

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Features 19/20
Design 17/20
Image Quality 18/20
Performance 17/20
Value 17/20
Overall Score 88%

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