Sony Alpha 7 (A7) Review

Full specification for Sony Alpha A7

Colour Space sRGB, AdobeRGB
Drive Mode 5fps (2.5fps with AF and AEL)
Focusing Modes Single-shot AF, Continuous AF, Direct Manual Focus, Manual Focus
Shutter Speeds 1/8000-30sec, bulb
Dimensions 127 x 94 x 48mm
File Format Raw (ARW); JPEG, Raw + JPEG
Power Rechargeable lithium-ion battery
Weight 416g
Connectivity USB 2.0, HDMI
Live Mode Yes
Exposure Modes P, A, S, M, Auto, Scene, Panorama
Movie Mode 1920 x 1080p at 60p or 25p
Metering System 1200-zone evaluative, centre-weighted, spot
Built-in Image Stabilisation No, lens-based
Dust Reduction Yes
DoF Prview Yes
Focal Length Mag 1x
Max Flash Sync 1/250sec
Sensor 24.3MP full-frame CMOS sensor
White Balance Bracket Yes, 3 exposures
AF Points 117 points for phase-detection, 25 points for contrast-detect
Colour Temp Control 2500-9900K
Field of View 100%
LCD 3in TFT LCD, 921k-dots
Output Size 6000 x 4000px
PC Socket No
Viewfinder Type 2.4m-dot OLED display
Cable Release Optional
Compression Extra Fine, Fine, Standard
Exposure Comp +/-5.0EV in 1/3 and 1/2EV steps
Memory Card SD, SDHC, SDXC, MS Pro Duo
Built-in Flash No
Lens Mount Sony E-mount
White Balance Auto, 8 preset, Custom
ISO 100-25,600 (extendable to ISO 50 equivalent)
Video Yes; 1920 x 1080 (60p, 60i, 24p)

Manufacturer website: Sony


Compact System Camera Reviews

Price as reviewed

£1,300.00

Scores

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Scores
Features 18/20
Design 17/20
Image Quality 19/20
Performance 18/20
Value 18/20
Overall Score 90%