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Sony A7 versus Sony Alpha 850

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Sony A7

DxOMark Sensor Scores

Overall Score
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90
Portrait
(Color Depth)
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24.8 bits
Landscape
(Dynamic Range)
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14.2 Evs
Sports
(Low-Light ISO)
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2248 ISO
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Sony Alpha 850

DxOMark Sensor Scores

Overall Score
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79
Portrait
(Color Depth)
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23.8 bits
Landscape
(Dynamic Range)
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12.2 Evs
Sports
(Low-Light ISO)
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1415 ISO
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Sony A7

Manufacturer specifications

Type Hybrid 
Announced 2013-10-16 
Indicative price (USD) 1700  
Sensor type CMOS 
Resolution 6024 x 4024  
Sensor photo detectors (Mpix) 24.24  
Sensor size (mm) 23.9 x 35.8 
Color filter array RGB 
Pixel pitch (µm) 5.9  
Bits per pixel 12.0 
Focal length multiplier 1.00 
Aspect Ratio 3:2 
ISO latitude  100 - 25600 
Shutter type Mechanical 
Fastest - Slowest speed (s) 1/8000 - 30.0  
Frame rate (fps) 5.0  
Live view  Yes 
Stabilization  No 
Firmware  
Dust cleaningYes 
Mount typeSony FE  
Weight (gr) 417  
Battery type Li-ion, NP-FW50 
Battery weight (gr) 57 
Tropicalization No 
Camera material Metal 
Mount material Metal 
View finder type Electronic 
View finder magnification 0.71 
View finder coverage 100 
Mirror lockup No 
View finder diopter -4 to +3 
Monitor type LCD 
Monitor size
Monitor pixel 1230000 
Articulated screen Yes 
Touch screen No 
Contrast screen
Low-pass filter  
Focus mode Yes 
Autofocus modes AF-S, AF-C, DMF, MF 
Number of autofocus points 117 
Exposure bracketing Yes 
Exposure compensation +/- 5 EV 
Drive modes Single shooting, Continuous shooting, Speed Priority Continuous shooting, Self-timer , Self-timer continuous, Bracketing 
Buffer size  
Recording medium SD, SDHC, SDXC, Memory Stick Duo, Pro Duo, Pro-HG Duo 
Image format JPEG, RAW(ARW) 
White balance bracketing Yes 
Connectivity HDMI type D/USB 2.0 
Bluetooth No 
3G No 
Sound recording Yes 
External micro Yes 
Histogram Yes 
GPS No 
Video Yes 
Maximum format image video 1920x1080 / 60fps 
Full HD Yes 
Live autofocus  
Video file format AVCHD format Ver. 2.0 compliant, MP4 
Video codec MPEG-4 
Video stabilisation No 

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Sony Alpha 850

Manufacturer specifications

Type Entry-level DSLR 
Announced 2009-08-27 
Indicative price (USD) 2000  
Sensor type CMOS 
Resolution 6080 x 4048  
Sensor photo detectors (Mpix) 24.61  
Sensor size (mm) 24.0 x 35.9 
Color filter array RGB 
Pixel pitch (µm) 5.9  
Bits per pixel 12 
Focal length multiplier 1.00 
Aspect Ratio 3:2 
ISO latitude  100 - 6400 
Shutter type mecanical 
Fastest - Slowest speed (s) 1/8000 - 30  
Frame rate (fps) 3  
Live view  no 
Stabilization  yes 
Firmware  
Dust cleaningyes 
Mount typeSony Alpha  
Weight (gr)  
Battery type  
Battery weight (gr)  
Tropicalization  
Camera material  
Mount material  
View finder type  
View finder magnification  
View finder coverage  
Mirror lockup  
View finder diopter  
Monitor type  
Monitor size  
Monitor pixel  
Articulated screen  
Touch screen  
Contrast screen  
Low-pass filter  
Focus mode  
Autofocus modes  
Number of autofocus points  
Exposure bracketing  
Exposure compensation  
Drive modes  
Buffer size  
Recording medium  
Image format  
White balance bracketing  
Connectivity  
Bluetooth  
3G  
Sound recording  
External micro  
Histogram  
GPS  
Video  
Maximum format image video  
Full HD  
Live autofocus  
Video file format  
Video codec  
Video stabilisation  

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