Sony A7 vs Sony NEX 7

Winner
Sony A7

99

Sony NEX-7

77

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Sony A7

Low noise at high ISO
Low light performance
2,449 ISO
Great image quality
Overall image quality
90.0
High resolution screen
Screen resolution
1,229k dots
Flip-out screen
Screen flips out
Great for movies
 

Reasons to buy the Sony NEX 7

Size
Really small
Compact (111×59×38 mm)
Thickness
Thin
1.5"
Weight
Light-weight
350 g
Built-in flash
Built-in flash
External flash not needed

galleries

Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Sony NEX-7.

competitors

Sony A7 Competitors

Sony Alpha 7 II

Sony Alpha 7 II

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$1,370 - $1,548 body only

$1,600 - $1,698 with 28-70mm lens

Image stabilization Image stabilization
Autofocus Faster autofocus
Weight Significantly heavier
Sony Alpha a6300

Sony Alpha a6300

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$868 - $898 body only

$978 - $998 with 16-50mm lens

High-speed framerate Records high-speed movies
Focus points Many more focus points
Screen resolution Significantly lower resolution screen
Sony Alpha A6000

Sony Alpha A6000

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$449 - $498 body only

$578 - $598 with 16-50mm lens

Image stabilization Image stabilization
Battery life Significantly longer battery life
Low light performance Much more noise at high ISO

Sony NEX-7 Competitors

Sony Alpha A6000

Sony Alpha A6000

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$449 - $498 body only

$578 - $598 with 16-50mm lens

Low light performance Much lower noise at high ISO
Image stabilization Image stabilization
Size Larger
Sony Alpha NEX-6

Sony Alpha NEX-6

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$550 body only

Focus points More focus points
Light sensitivity Better maximum light sensitivity
True resolution Significantly lower true resolution
Sony Alpha NEX-5

Sony Alpha NEX-5

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$390 body only

$500 with 16mm lens

Weight Lighter
Low light performance Much more noise at high ISO

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Tracy (11:09 AM, March 19, 2015)
When will there be comparison or info on the A7 II?