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Sony Alpha A7R Digital Camera Review

One small step for Sony, one giant leap for mirrorless cameras

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Camera Type
  • Compact SLR / System Camera
  • Advanced SLR
Price 2299
Lens Type Interchangeable Lens
Digital Zoom 4 x
Total Pixels 36.8 Megapixels
Effective Pixels 36.4 Megapixels
Image Stabilization Lens Based
Built-In Viewfinder Yes
Viewfinder Type Electronic
Viewfinder Coverage 100 %
Viewfinder Magnification .71 x
Diopter Yes
Display Type Articulated LCD
Display Size 3 in.
Display Resolution 921600 pixels
Video Recording Yes
Video Recording Features
  • 1080p Recording
  • Stereo Microphone
  • External Microphone Jack
  • Headphone Jack
Flash Built-In
Connectivity / Ports
  • HDMI Out
  • USB
  • Wi-Fi
  • Hot Shoe
  • NFC
  • Flash Sync Port
Memory Options
  • SD/SDHC/SDXC
  • MemoryStick
Battery Type Removable Lithium-Ion Pack
Battery Model Number NP-FW50
Height 94.4 mm
Width 126.9 mm
Depth 48.2 mm
Weight (Body Only w/ Battery) 465 g
Waterproof No
Shockproof No
Dustproof No
Weather-sealed No
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