Sony A7 Vs Sony A7R Vs Sony Alpha 7 II Comparison
ProductsA7
Sony A7
A7R
Sony A7R
Alpha 7 II
Sony Alpha 7 II
Prices


Whirlwire Rating175141751117659
Video Features
FormatMP4 MP4
  • MP4
  • AVCHD
Microphone Stereo
Speaker Mono
Resolutions
  • 1080p @ 60fps
  • 1080i @ 60fps
  • 1080p @ 24fps
  • 1440p @ 30fps
  • 480p @ 30fps
  • 1080p @ 60fps
  • 1080i @ 60fps
  • 1080p @ 24fps
  • 1440p @ 30fps
  • 480p @ 30fps
  • 1080p @ 60fps
  • 1080i @ 60fps
  • 1080p @ 24fps
  • 1080p @ 30fps
  • 480p @ 30fps
External mic input
Storage
Storage SlotSD SD
  • SD
  • SDHC
  • SDXC
  • Memory Stick Duo
Storage Slot Amount1 1 2
Sensor
Max Resolution6000 x 4000 7360 x 4912 6000 x 4000
Other Resolutions
  • 6000 x 3376
  • 3936 x 2624
  • 3936 x 2216
  • 3008 x 1688
  • 3008 x 2000
7360 x 4144
  • 6000 x 3376
  • 3936 x 2624
  • 3936 x 2216
  • 3008 x 1688
  • 3008 x 2000
Image Ratio3:2 3:2
  • 3:2
  • 16:9
Megapixels24.0 36.0 24.3
Size35.8 x 23.9 mm Full frame (35.9 x 24 mm) Full frame (35.8 x 23.9 mm)
TypeCMOS CMOS CMOS
ProcessorBionz X Bionz X Bionz X
Screen / Viewfinder
Articulated LCD
Screen Size3.0 3.0 3.0
Screen Pixels1,230,000 1,230,000 1,230,000
Screen TypeXtra Fine LCD Xtra Fine LCD LCD
Live View
Viewfinder TypeElectronic Electronic Electronic
Viewfinder Coverage100% 100% 100%
Viewfinder magnification0.71x 0.71x 0.71x
Viewfinder resolution2,359,000 2,359,000 2,359,000
Physical
Weather Sealed
BatteryBattery Pack Battery Pack Battery Pack
Battery ModelNP-FW50 lithium-ion NP-FW50 lithium-ion NP-FW50 lithium-ion battery
Battery Life (shots)340 340 350
Weight (grams)474 465 599
Dimensions127 x 94 x 48 mm 127 x 94 x 48 mm 127 x 96 x 60 mm
Optics & Focus
Autofocus
  • Contrast Detect (sensor)
  • Phase Detect
  • Multi-area
  • Center
  • Selective single-point
  • Single
  • Continuous
  • Face Detection
  • Live View
  • Contrast Detect (sensor)
  • Phase Detect
  • Multi-area
  • Center
  • Selective single-point
  • Single
  • Continuous
  • Face Detection
  • Live View
Manual Focus
Number of Focus Points117 25 117
Lens MountSony E mount Sony E mount Sony E
Crop1 1 1
Digital ZoomN/A 4x
Image
ISO Range100-25600 100-51200 100-25600
ISO Minimum100 100 100
ISO Maximum25,600 51,200 25,600
White Balance Presets10 10 10
Custom White Balance
Uncompressed FormatRAW RAW RAW
JPEG Quality Levels
  • Extra fine
  • Fine
  • Normal
Extra fine
  • Extra fine
  • Fine
  • Standard
File FormatRAW ARW
  • JPEG
  • RAW
Image StabilisationN/A N/A
Features
Minimum shutter speed30 sec 30 sec 30 sec
Maximum shutter speed1/8000 sec 1/8000 sec 1/8000 sec
Aperture Priority
Shutter Priority
Manual Exposure Mode
External Flash
FPS5 4 5
Self-timer
Metering Modes
  • Multi
  • Center-weighted
  • Spot
N/A
  • Multi
  • Center-weighted
  • Spot
Exposure Compensation±5 (at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV steps) ±5 (at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV steps)
AE Bracketing±5 (3, 5 frames at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV, 2/3 EV, 1 EV, 2 EV steps) ±5 (3, 5 frames at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV, 2/3 EV, 1 EV, 2 EV steps)
WB Bracketing
Orientation Sensor
Flash X Sync SpeedN/A 1/250 1/250 sec
Exposure ModesN/A N/A
Scene ModesN/A N/A
Connectivity
USB
HDMI
Wireless
Remote Control
HeadphoneN/A N/A
Body Type
Body TypeMirrorless Rangefinder-style mirrorless SLR-style mirrorless
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