Summary Sony A7

Prices Price
Body only $1,498 - $2,298 With 28-70mm lens $1,770 - $1,798
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Score Snapsort rank
Within its price range #3 of 36 Among similar cameras #3 of 43
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Specifications Key specs
Sensor size Help Full frame 35.8x23.9mm Screen resolution Help 921k dots
Megapixels Help 24 MP Movie format Help 1080p @ 60fps
Screen size Help 3.0" Light sensitivity Help 25,600 ISO
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Pros

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The Sony A7 vs other recent mirrorless cameras

Viewfinder Doesn't use battery, see more detail Help
Digital
Dynamic range Wide dynamic range Help
14.2 EV
True resolution High true resolution Help
24 MP
Weather sealed Weather sealed Help
Shoot in extreme weather
Screen flips out Flip-out screen Help
Great for movies
Autofocus Phase detection video autofocus Help
fast and accurate
Movie continuous focus Movie continuous focus Help
Makes it easy to get in-focus movies
Sensor size Very large sensor Help
Full frame 35.8x23.9mm
External flash External flash Help
Better lighting
Popularity Very popular Help
Among snapsort users
Low light performance Very low noise at high ISO Help
2,248 ISO
Overall image quality Incredible overall image quality Help
90.0
Color depth Good color depth Help
24.8 bits
Supports 24p 24p movies Help
For that film look
Focus points Many focus points Help
117
External mic jack External mic jack Help
Record higher quality audio with a microphone
HDR In-camera HDR Help
Combines multiple exposures
Sensor cleaning Self cleaning sensor Help
Avoids dust in your photos
Fastest shutter speed Fast shutter speed Help
1/8000 of a second

Cons

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Touch screen No touch screen Help
More buttons
Lens availability Slightly fewer lenses available Help
4 lenses
3D Doesn't take 3D photos Help
No 3d support
Weight Heavy Help
474 g
Built-in flash No built-in flash Help
Professional
Image stabilization No image stabilization Help
Risk of blur
Size Slightly large Help
Standard size 127x94x48 mm
Lowest price Expensive Help
$1,479.95
Longest exposure Short exposures Help
30 seconds

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Seedart (3:41 AM, October 12, 2014)
The viewfinder entry seems to be wrong since it says digital, yet also says "doesn't use battery". Also, are you sure this camera is weather sealed?