Sony A7R III (ILCE-7RM3)
Construction: Magnesium alloy bodyshell, sealed against dust and moisture. Lens Mount: Sony E bayonet (FE). Sensor Type/Size: BSI CMOS, 24.0x35.9 mm. No optical low-pass filter. Total Pixels: 43.6 million (maximum image size = 7952x5304 pixels). Focal Length Conversion Factor: None. Storage Medium: Two slots for SD memory cards with UHS-II support for SDHC and SDXC, and dual format for SD with UHS-I support, or Memory Stick PRO Duo/PRO-HG Duo memory cards. Data Compression: Three levels of JPEG compres- sion on three resolution settings plus 14-bit lossless compressed or uncompressed on RAW data. RAW+JPEG capture. Choice of aspect ratios – 3:2 and 16:9. ISO Range: 100-32,000 (extendable to ISO 50, 51,200 and 102,400). Buffer Memory: Up to 76 frames JPEG/large/extra fine or 76 RAW (28 uncompressed RAW). Maximum Frame Rate: 10.0 per second. Video Recording: XAVC S format (MPEG 4 AVC/H .264 compression) – 4K UHD at 3840x2160 pixels, 25 fps and 16:9 aspect ratio (maximum bit rate is 100 Mbps). Full HD at 1920x1080 pixels, 50 or 25 fps and 16:9 aspect ratio (maximum bit rate is 50 Mbps). AVCHD Version 2.0 format (MPEG 4 AVC/H .264 compression) – Full HD at 1920x1080 pixels, 50 or 24 fps and 16:9 aspect ratio (maximum bit rate is 24 Mbps). Stereo microphones with auto/ manual adjustable levels. Stereo audio input and output. Variable frame rates for FHD recording (1 to 100 fps), ten ‘Picture Profile’ settings provide customisable colour and gamma controls (including S-Log2 and S-Log3), uncompressed 2K/4K 8-bit 4:2:2 colour output via HDMI connection, time-coding, centre marker, zebra patterns. Autofocusing: Hybrid contrast/phase difference detection system. 425 points (contrast detection) and 399 points (phase detection) with auto/ manual selection. Centre-point, zone, flexible spot and expandable flexible spot modes, auto tracking and face detection/registration. Eye AF mode. Direct manual focusing (DMF) and manual focus assist via magnified image and peaking display. Metering: 1200 points multi-pattern, centreweighted average, full average, highlight biased, spot standard/large and P-TTL auto flash. Exposure Modes: Program (with shift), aperture/ shutter-priority auto and manual. Shutter: Electronic focal plane, vertical travel, 301/8000 second plus ‘B’, flash sync to 1/250 second. White Balance: Auto, ten presets, one custom set-
ting, auto bracketing, correction (blue-to-amber or magenta-to-green), manual colour temperature setting and CC filters (magenta-to-green and blue-to-amber). Power Source: Rechargeable lithium-ion battery pack. Features: OLED EVF (3.686 megadots), five-axis sensor-based image stabilisation, ‘Multi Terminal Interface’ hotshoe, sensor cleaning, electronic level display, ‘Pixel Shift Multi Shooting’ mode (169.6 megapixels), real-time histogram, guide grids (choice of three), 7.62 cm LCD monitor (1.44 megadots) adjustable for tilt and with touch controls, 13 ‘Creative Style’ presets (Standard, Vivid, Neutral, Clear, Deep, Light, Portrait, Landscape, Sunset, Night Scene, Autumn Leaves, B&W and Sepia), adjustable ‘Creative Style’ parameters (contrast, sharpness and colour saturation), eight ‘Picture Effect’ settings (Posterisation Colour, Posterisation B&W, Pop Colour, Retro Photo, Partial Colour, High Contrast Monochrome, Toy Camera, Soft High-Key, Soft Focus), ‘Auto HDR’ capture mode (Auto, 1-6 EV in one-stop steps), ‘Dynamic Range Optimiser’ (Auto, Levels 1-5), DRO auto bracketing, customised ‘My Menu’, in-camera lens corrections (Peripheral Shading, Chromatic Aberration, Distortion), long exposure noise reduction (On/Off), high ISO noise reduction (Normal, Low, Off), dual-axis electronic level display, grid guides (choice of three), real-time histogram display, digital zoom (up to 4.0x), Adobe RGB and sRGB colour spaces, highlight and shadow warnings, luminance/RGB histograms, adjustable image display time, 9/25 thumbnail displays, slideshow, playback zoom (up to 19.9x with JPEG/large images), copyright info, WiFi with NFC connectivity, Bluetooth connectivity, tethered shooting option, Print Image Matching and DPOF support. Price: $4999.