Sony Alpha 7R prices and specs
The Alpha 7R was produced on Oct 16, 2013 and is sold in USA for $2,698.00.
The Alpha 7R is a slr style mirrorless camera. It means that the device has smaller size than DSLR cameras but however makes great photographs and has a variety of taking pictures options.
The Sony Alpha 7R can take pictures at 36 megapixels highest resolution. But if you want to get better photo quality the more important specification is a sensor size. This model has a Full frame (35.9 x 24 mm) sensor. It means that the Alpha 7R is a professional camera that will shoot very high quality pictures but it has an important drawback - the model has big weight and dimensions.
The Alpha 7R has max shutter speed of 1/8000 sec. This shutter speed is above average for digital cameras and is fast enough for shooting fast moving subjects. The Alpha 7R has tilting LCD that will let you to shoot pictures from any interesting angle easily. The Alpha 7R records great videos in Full HD resolution.
The Alpha 7R is an interchangeable and has Sony E lens mount. If the scene demands special shooting conditions, the photographer can change lens to a more suitable to make better pictures.
Also this device has Wi-Fi which means that you can very easy transfer photos to the smartphone or tablet for example. The Alpha 7R battery life will be enough to shoot up to 340 pictures.
Screen & Viewfinder
Lens & Focus
Physical & Battery
Image ratio w:h
Sensor photo detectors
Boosted ISO (minimum)
White balance presets
Custom white balance
JPEG quality levels
Minimum shutter speed
Maximum shutter speed
Manual exposure mode
Subject / scene modes
Number of focus points
Weight (inc. batteries)
Battery Life (CIPA)
- Oct 16, 2013
- SLR-style mirrorless
- 36 megapixels
- 7360 x 4912
- Full frame (35.9 x 24 mm)
- Bionz X
- 3:2, 16:9
- 7360 x 4144, 4800 x 3200, 4800 x 2704, 3680 x 2072, 2400 x 1600
- 37 megapixels
- Extra fine, fine, standard
- 30 sec
- 1/8000 sec
- Yes (via Multi Interface shoe)
- 4.0 fps
- Yes (2 or 10 sec; continuous (3 or 5 exposures))
- ±5 (at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV steps)
- ±5 (3, 5 frames at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV, 2/3 EV, 1 EV, 2 EV steps)
- Xtra Fine LCD
- 1920 x 1080 (60p, 60i, 24p), 1440 x 1080 (30p), 640 x 480 (30p)
- MPEG-4, AVCHD
- headphone and microphone ports, XLR support via adapter
- Contrast Detect (sensor)
- Selective single-point
- Face Detection
- Live View
- Yes (4)
- Sony E
- 465 g (1.03 lb / 16.40 oz)
- 127 x 94 x 48 mm (5 x 3.7 x 1.89″)
- Battery Pack
- NP-FW50 lithium-ion battery and charger
- SD/SDHC/SDXC, Memory Stick Duo/Pro Duo/Pro-HG Duo
- USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec)
- Yes (micro-HDMI port with 4K still, uncompressed video output)
- with NFC and wireless control via PlayMemories Mobile app
- Yes (wired)
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