Sony A7 : Tests and Reviews

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Type Hybrid
Announced 16/10/2013  
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)  
Bits per pixel 12.0
Focal length multiplier
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 cleaning Yes 
Mount type Sony 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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