Sony - Alpha a7 Full –Frame Mirrorless Camera (Body Only) - Black

Capture detailed images with this Sony camera. Its fits in the palm of your hand, making it easily portable in camera bags or backpacks. It uses the E-mount interchangeable lens system and is compatible with any Sony E-mount lens (not included). Share videos and photos with the NFC One-touch control and Wi-Fi capabilities of this Sony camera body.

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  • Sony - Alpha a7 Full –Frame Mirrorless Camera (Body Only) - Black
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What's Included

  • Body cap, shoulder strap, AC power adapter, USB cable
  • Sony NP-FW50 Battery
  • Sony α7 ILCE-7

Ratings & Reviews

Overall Customer Rating:
Rating 4.8 out of 5 stars.
100% of customers would recommend this product to a friend (11 out of 11)

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Product Features

24.3-megapixel Exmor CMOS sensor delivers incredible detail and gorgeous enlargements

The high pixel count lets you maintain high resolution even after cropping, trimming and printing large-sized images.

ISO auto, ISO 100 - 25600

Enjoy crisp, clean images over a broad spectrum of lighting conditions, even capturing great shots just before dawn and at dusk, when available light is often beautiful but scarce.

Capture fast-action shots at up to 5 fps (frames per second)

From joyous facial expressions to fast-paced sports action, you get the shot even if it only lasts a fraction of a second.

3" LCD monitor

With 921,600 pixels for clear images.

Capture spectacular movies in full 1080p HD

Full-time autofocus and manual exposure functions include face-priority, subject-tracking and eye detection autofocus.

BIONZ X image-processing engine delivers speed and performance

The processing power you need to make gorgeous, engaging images, in a variety of formats.

Preview the shot before taking it with the OLED viewfinder

Bright, high-contrast viewfinder lets you see the results before you shoot.

TTL (Through the Lens) autofocus meters focal points to ensure image sharpness

With Focus Peaking function and Manual Focus Check Live View for optimal clarity.

White balance controls deliver accurate, natural tones, regardless of lighting conditions

Settings include custom, automatic, presets (incandescent, cloudy, flash, daylight, shade, fluorescent light, 2500K - 9900K) and bracketing.

Built-in Wi-Fi to instantly share your pictures

Upload, e-mail or text photos from your camera through your smartphone or tablet.* Your smart device can also act as a second monitor as well as remote control. Smart device not included.

PictBridge compatibility lets you print photos without a PC

Compatible printer required, not included.

DRO (Dynamic Range Optimizer) sheds more light on the subject

DRO improves results with backlit subjects, recovering details hidden in the shadows, for dramatically improved results.

Full-time phase detection achieves fast, accurate autofocus

Achieves the correct focus in every mode, even HD movie.

Magnesium-alloy body

With a splash- and dust-resistant design. Features Dust Reduction (image sensor vibration) and anti-dust coating.

Smile shutter technology captures a smile the moment it happens

Automatically takes pictures at just the right time. Adjustable sensitivity and prioritization for children and adults.

Special effects let you get creative with the shot

Adjust the sharpness and saturation of your photos.

Multiformat memory slot for storing or transferring data

Accepts SD, Stick PRO Duo, SDXC, SDHC, Stick PRO-HG Duo, SDHC UHS-I, SDXC UHS-I and Stick XC-HG Duo cards. Memory cards not included.

*Requires high-speed Internet service.

What Experts are Saying

Rating, 4.4 out of 5 with 18 reviews

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      March 24, 2015

      Hi swegboy, I'm so glad to hear that this unit meet your expectation. Good to know that you are happy with your purchase! Dave Sonystyle

                What Experts are Saying

                Rating, 4.4 out of 5 with 18 reviews
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                The analysis of all aggregated expert reviews shows that the reviewers are positive about manual adjust., optics, glare and image quality. Editors are less positive about battery and memory and have mixed opinions about contrast. Using an algorithm based on product age, reviewers ratings history, popularity, product category expertise and other factors, this product gets an alaTest Expert Rating of 89/100 = Very good quality.
                • Tom's GuideRating, 4.5 out of 5Richard Baguley on May 29, 2014
                  Sony Alpha a7 Mirrorless Camera Review: Full-Frame Power
                  The Alpha a7 is an exceptional performer you can take anywhere, producing very sharp images with excellent detail and accurate color. Low-light shooting also produced high-quality images, with the full-frame sensor pulling in more light than theFull Review
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                • Expert Reviews (UK)Rating, 4 out of 5Ben Pitt on March 6, 2014
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                  Stunning image quality for the size and price, but lenses are expensiveFull Review
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                • CNETRating, 4 out of 5February 5, 2014
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                • CNETRating, 4 out of 5Lori Grunin on February 5, 2014
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