Sony - Alpha a7 Full-Frame Mirrorless Camera with 28-70mm Lens - Black

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Sony Alpha a7 Full-Frame Mirrorless Camera with 28–70mm Lens: Preserve important moments in your life with help from the Sony Alpha a7, which features a 24.3-megapixel Exmor CMOS sensor for crisp image and HD video capture. You can start shooting right away, since a 28–70mm lens is included. If you see something that you need to share with a friend right away, simply connect your Wi-Fi-enabled device.

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What's Included

  • Alpha a7 Mirrorless Camera
  • 28-70mm f/3.5-5.6 lens (SEL2870)
  • infoLITHIUM battery (NP-FW50)
  • Micro USB cable, AC adapter
  • Lens and body caps, strap
  • Software
  • Owner's manual

Ratings & Reviews

Overall Customer Rating:
Rating 4.7 out of 5 stars.
98% of customers would recommend this product to a friend (175 out of 179)

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28–70mm f/3.5–5.6 lens included

E-mount enables use with a wide range of interchangeable lenses. Optional LA-EA3 and LA-EA4 adapters (sold separately) allow use with Minolta/Konica Minolta Maxxum A-mount lenses (sold separately).

24.3-megapixel Exmor CMOS sensor delivers vividly detailed images

Capture high-resolution still images up to 6000 x 4000 pixels and panorama still images up to 12,416 x 1856 pixels in horizontal wide format.

ISO 100–25,600

Enjoy crisp, clean images over a broad spectrum of lighting conditions.

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

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

3" Xtra Fine TFT-LCD tiltable display makes it easy to review stored footage

WhiteMagic technology lets you clearly view images, even in bright daylight. Swings upward up to 84° and downward up to 45° for customizable viewing options.

Capture spectacular movies in HD

Movie mode lets you record high-definition videos in up to 1920 x 1080 resolution at 24p, 60i or 60p. Built-in stereo microphone captures crisp, detailed audio.

BIONZ X processing engine faithfully reproduces textures and details in real time

So you can quickly capture high-quality images.

Quick Navi Pro interface displays major shooting options

You can quickly and easily navigate through settings.

0.5" Tru-Finder XGA OLED EVF (electronic viewfinder) helps you set up shots

Features 2.4M dots, a 3-lens optical system and approximately 100% field of view, offering stunningly clear images with rich tonal gradations.

Fast Hybrid AF (autofocus) system brings your subjects into clear view

Eye AF can prioritize a single pupil, so faces are focused, even when partially turned away. Advanced 1200-zone evaluative metering.

Built-in Wi-Fi simplifies file sharing

Connect to most Wi-Fi-enabled devices. NFC (near-field communication) technology lets you easily transfer images to select Android cell phones and tablets by simply touching devices together.

Multiformat memory slot for storing or transferring data

Supports SD, SDHC, SDXC, MS PRO Duo, MS PRO-HG Duo and MS XC-HG Duo formats. Memory cards not included.

What Experts are Saying

Rating, 4.4 out of 5 with 13 reviews

Overall Customer Rating

Rating: 4.7 out of 5 stars with 179 reviews

98%of customers recommend this product.



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What Experts are Saying

Rating, 4.4 out of 5 with 13 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 storage. 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.
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