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Sony Alpha a7R II

We have collected and analyzed 63 expert reviews and 526 user reviews from international sources. experts rate this product 90/100 and users rate it 90/100. The average review date is Jan 28, 2016. We have compared these reviews to 1148695 reviews from other Digital Cameras. The alaSCORE™ for this product is 94/100 = Excellent. Last update: Dec 13, 2018.

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Consumer review (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Sony Alpha a7R II

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 2 user reviews of Sony Alpha a7R II from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 5.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.3/5 for other Digital Compact Cameras on Amazon.co.uk.

100% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Sony Alpha 7R II ( 43.6 MP,3 -inch LCD )Sony Alpha 7R II ( 43.6 MP,3 -inch LCD )

Dec, 2018

Consumer review (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for Sony Alpha a7R II

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 117 user reviews of Sony Alpha a7R II from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 4.4/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.2/5 for other Digital Compact Cameras on Amazon.com. Reviewers are impressed by the focus and price. The usability and portability are also mentioned favorably, but the reliability and battery get critical comments. Reviews are divided on the viewfinder.

performance, portability, usability, price, focus

battery, reliability

91% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Sony ILCE7RM2/B a7R II Full-Frame Mirrorless Interchangeable Lens Camera, Body OnlySony ILCE7RM2/B a7R II Full-Frame Mirrorless Interchangeable Lens Camera, Body Only

Dec, 2018

Consumer review (amazon.ca)

Amazon.ca review summary for Sony Alpha a7R II

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 1 user review of Sony Alpha a7R II from Amazon.ca. The average user rating for this product is 5.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.3/5 for other Digital Compact Cameras on Amazon.ca.

100% of the reviews on Amazon.ca give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Sony ILCE7RM2/B a7R II Full-Frame Mirrorless Interchangeable Lens Camera, Body OnlySony ILCE7RM2/B a7R II Full-Frame Mirrorless Interchangeable Lens Camera, Body Only

Dec, 2018

Expert review by (dpexpert.com.au)

[REVIEW–SONY a7R MkII mirrorless camera]

 

This camera is a full frame mirrorless camera with a 42 megapixel CMOS sensor. It has five axis in-body image stabilisation and a hybrid phase/contrast detect fast auto focus system. The electronic viewfinder is a 2.4m dot OLED device with 100 per cent...

This is a camera that is practically perfect. Image quality – jpeg, RAW and 4K video – is stellar. Sony has addressed a criticism of MkI for providing only compressed RAW images with reduced colour depth. The new camera, with a firmware upgrade,...

Battery life is still a little restricted. An extra battery is a wise precaution. The EVF is not up to the standard set by Fujifilm and Olympus

This camera is the mirrorless competitor to the superb Nikon D810 and Canon 5Ds. With the Sony you lose the optical viewfinder but you gain the versatility of a camera that is permanently in “live view” mode. For video there is no contest – the Sony...

Consumer review (productreview.com.au)

A high resolution modern camera.

 

Best camera I own for the time being. With a 42M IBIS* sensor, 5 frames/sec, over 400 focusing points, ISO invariance*, you can't possibly get wrong with a shot (you are out of luck if you did). As my Canon glasses (so sad not for those super telephoto...

Feb, 2017

Product Specifications

Audio

Audio formats supported:AC3, LC-AAC, MP4
Built-In Microphone: Yes
Built-in speaker(s):Y
Noise Reduction: Yes

Battery

Battery life (CIPA standard):340
Battery Type:NP-FW50
Power source type:Battery

Camera

Anti-dust function: Yes
Camera file system:DCF 2.0, MPF, RAW
Camera playback:single image, slide show
Contrast adjustment: Yes
Diopter adjustment (D-D):-4 - 3
Dioptre correction: Yes
Eye Relief:2.3
GPS (satellite): No
Histogram: Yes
Multi burst mode: Yes
Photo effects:black&white, Neutral, Sepia, Vivid
Saturation adjustment: Yes
Scene modes:Landscape, Night portrait, Portrait, Sports, Sunset, Twilight
Self-timer:5,10
Self-timer delay:5,10
Shooting modes:Aperture priority, Auto, Manual, Movie, Program, Scene, Shutter priority
White Balance:Auto, Cloudy, Custom modes, Daylight, Flash, Fluorescent, Incandescent, Shade, Underwater

Design

Colour of product:Black
Energy Star certified:N

Display

Display:TFT
Display diagonal:7.62
Display resolution (numeric):1228800
Touchscreen: No
Vari-angle LCD display: Yes

Flash

Flash exposure compensation: Yes
Flash exposure correction:±3EV (1/2; 1/3 EV step)
Flash exposure lock: Yes
Flash Modes:Auto, Fill-in, Flash on, Hi-speed sync, Red-eye reduction, Second curtain synchro, Slow synchronization
Flash sync-speed:1/250
Pre-flash: Yes
Shoe mounting point: Yes

Focusing

Auto Focus (AF) assist beam: Yes
Auto Focus (AF) lock: Yes
Auto Focus (AF) points:399
Auto focusing (AF) modes:Continuous Auto Focus, Face detection, Single Auto Focus
Focus adjustment:Auto/Manual

Lens System

Digital Zoom:4
Extra/Smart zoom:2
Lens mount interface:Sony E

Light exposure

Auto Exposure (AE) lock: Yes
ISO sensitivity:50, 100, 6400, 25600, Auto
ISO sensitivity (max):102400
ISO sensitivity (min):50
Light exposure control:Program AE
Light exposure correction:±5EV (1/2; 1/3 EV step)
Light exposure modes:Aperture priority AE, Auto, Manual, Shutter priority AE
Light metering:Centre-weighted, Evaluative (Multi-pattern), Spot

Memory

Compatible memory cards:MS Micro (M2), MS PRO Duo, MS Pro-HG Duo, SD, SDHC, SDXC
Memory slots:1

Networking

Near Field Communication (NFC): Yes
Wi-Fi: Yes
Wi-Fi standards:802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n

Operational conditions

Operating temperature (T-T):0 - 40

Packaging Content

AC adapter included: Yes

Picture Quality

Camera Type:MILC Body
Image formats supported:JPG, RAW
Image sensor size (W x H):35.9 x 24
Image stabilizer: Yes
Maximum image resolution:7952 x 5304
Megapixel:42.4
Sensor Format:Full-frame
Sensor Type:CMOS
Still image resolution(s):[3:2]\nL: 7952 x 5304 (42M), M: 5168 x 3448 (18M), S: 3984 x 2656 (11M)\nAPS-C L: 5168 x 3448 (18M), M: 3984 x 2656 (11M), S: 2592 x 1728 (4.5M)\n\n[16:9]\nL: 7952 x 4472 (36M), M: 5168 x 2912 (15M), S: 3984 x 2240 (8.9M)\nAPS-C L: 5168 x 2912 (15M), M: 3984 x 2240 (8.9M), S: 2592 x 1456 (3.8M)
Supported aspect ratios:3:2, 16:9
Total MegaPixels:43.6

Ports & interfaces

HDMI: Yes
HDMI connector type:Micro
Headphone connectivity:3.5 mm
Headphone outputs:1
Microphone in: Yes
USB connector:Micro-USB B
USB connector type:MICRO-USB
USB version:2.0

Shutter

Camera shutter type:Electronic
Fastest camera shutter speed:1/8000
Slowest camera shutter speed:30

Technical Details

Built-in speaker(s): Yes
Headphone connectivity:3.5 mm
Self-timer: Yes

Video

Analog signal format system:NTSC, PAL
Full HD: Yes
HD type:4K Ultra HD
Maximum Video Resolution:3840 x 2160
Video formats supported:AVC, H.264, MPEG4
Video recording: Yes
Video Resolutions:1280 x 720,1920 x 1080,3840 x 2160

Viewfinder

Magnification:0.78
Viewfinder Type:Electronic

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:6.03
Height :9.57
Weight:582
Weight (including battery):625
Width:12.7