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Product code: 82911012
Sony’s photographic masterclass gives mighty 24.3MP quality and a super-sharp OLED viewfinder. Building upon the Alpha 7’s fine design, this Alpha 7 II mirrorless camera has a 5-axis image stabiliser and a reworked shape to make this powerhouse easier on the hand. When you combine that with returning features like the Fast Hybrid Autofocus and 3 inch tiltable LCD screen, you have the perfect compact system camera to catch any scene.
Powerful CMOS sensor
With a 24.3MP 35mm full-frame Exmor CMOS sensor, you can really express your creativity. Shoot beautiful defocus effects, capture highly-realistic detail, even in low-light, and wow friends. Ensure every shade and tone comes to life with a wide sensitivity range of ISO 100 to 25600.
Super-Stable Work Never let camera blur ruin a shot again with the sophisticated 5-axis image stabiliser. Clamping down on five types of camera shake, you’ll snap from a distance, close-up or at night with absolute confidence. This feature works in both photo and video modes so whatever you make will have captivating clarity.
It’s the finer details that really make a difference in photography. The advanced, high-speed BIONZ X image processing engine ensures that every aspect of the scene is faithfully reproduced even when you’re shooting with deep focus and a high pixel count.
Sony has made the design more ergonomic and intuitive. The front-facing grip makes it a doddle to hold, while the repositioned shutter button gives it’s a sleeker edge. Other interface changes like the slimmer front-and-rear dials, two customisable buttons on the top plate and dedicated dial to adjust exposure, ensure absolute convenience. The robust build also has dust and moisture resistant seals, so you’re ready for any assignment.
Wi-Fi & NFC
Go anywhere, share anytime. Simply touch the camera against an NFC-enabled smartphone or tablet to activate apps or share photos or movies - no extra cables, no complicated connections. Use built-in Wi-Fi to upload to social networks or connect to a PC or TV.
Capturing the moment demands speed and accuracy. Fast Intelligent Autofocus lets you react quickly to maximise the creative potential of the full-frame sensor. The OLED Tru-Finder viewfinder shows an exact view of even dimly lit scenes, in high contrast and high resolution.
4K Photos & Full HD
The high image quality and defocusing power of the full-frame sensor open up a world of detail. See your photos on a big screen 4K Ultra HD TV. Or use the camera’s professional movie-making features to shoot detailed Full HD movies in 60p, or 24p for that
28-70mm Lens Included
With its f3.5-5.6 aperture range, this lightweight Full-Frame zoom lens has the versatile quality to suit your everyday needs. Capture crisp close-ups with the 70mm zoom, or sweeping landscapes with a larger aperture setting for even sharpness. Its 7-blade structure gives beautiful defocusing, while the built-in Optical SteadyShot image stabiliser irons out shake, making each snap blur-free. To top that it all off, this lens has a dust and moisture resistant design.
Lenses & Cases
One of the biggest advantages of this camera is the sheer shooting flexibility on offer. You can use additional lenses to take wide-angle, telephoto, or close-up shots to suit just about any situation. The shorter the focal length (measured in mm), the wider the view will be – the longer the focal length, the more telescopic the picture. With a selection of interchangeable lenses at your disposal, the creative possibilities are endless. Click here to browse our selection.
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- Titanic 24.3MP, 35mm, Full-Frame Exmor CMOS sensor
- Sony 28-70mm, f/3.5 - 5.6 lens included so you can get snapping straight away
- 5-Axis image stabiliser keeps your snaps free of camera blur
- Rapid BIONZ X image processor
- Crisp OLED EVF is the ultimate tool to capture 4K pictures
- Shoot beautiful Full HD videos
- Wi-Fi & NFC capable lets you share content and access apps from anywhere
- Accessories Included
- AC Adaptor, Accessory shoe cap, Body cap, Eyepiece cup, Micro USB cable, Power cord, Rechargeable Shoulder strapBattery NP-FW50,
This feature fixes onto the main subject and enhances focus on a snap's hot spots
- Battery Size & Number
- Rechargeable battery pack (NP-FW50)
- Battery life
How long the battery lasts for (and if applicable) until it needs recharging
- Approx. 270 shots (viewfinder)/350 shots (LCD screen)
- Built In Flash
- Camera Type
- Compact System
- 1 x Micro USB, 1 x HDMI Micro Connector, Wi-Fi, NFC
- Continuous Shooting Speed
Continuous Shooting Speed
The amount of frames per second that can be shot in continuous shooting mode
- Packaged: H14.2 x W15 x D24.5cm. Unpackaged: H95.7 x W126.9 x D59.7cm
- Direct printing
Can connect to a compatible digital camera to print without the need to use a computer.
- 3" Tiltable TFT LCD Screen
- Face Detection
Automatically detects faces and optimises focus, so they're the main subject/s of a snap
- File Formats
- RAW, RAW & JPEG, JPEG Extra fine, JPEG Fine, JPEG Standard
Allows your camera to detect and record where a picture is taken
- Hard drive
Stores files and programmes. A portion of this may already be consumed by pre-installed data.
- Image Megapixels
- Image Stabilisation
Irons out blur and shake, so your shots are super-sharp
- Lens Aperture
Measures the lens' light exposure and, thus, depth of field
- f/3.5 - 5.6
- Lens Size
Also known as focal length, this is the distance from the sensor and the optical centre of the lens when focused to infinity
- Lens Type
Whether it zoom, wide-angle or telephoto, different lens types serve different purposes
- Optical SteadyShot
Extreme close-up shots of small subjects like insects or plants
- Manufacturer Part Number (MPN)
- Maximum ISO Rating
Maximum ISO Rating
Defines the sensor's light sensitivity and, thus, performance in low-light settings
- Memory Card Type
- Memory Stick PRO Duo, Memory Stick PRO-HG Duo, Memory Stick XC-HG Duo, SD memory card, SDHC memory card (UHS-I compliant), SDXC memory card (UHS-I compliant)
- Model name / number
- Alpha 7 II
- NFC enabled
Devices with NFC can be tapped together to establish a wireless connection for sending or streaming files and other data
- Night recording
Ability to record at night or in complete darkness by using built-in infrared illumination
- Red-Eye Reduction
Shuts outs red-eye in portraits and group photos
- Screen size
- Self Timer
Lets you run into your own pictures by delaying it being taken by a few seconds after the shutter is pressed
- Sensor Size
- Sensor Type
- Exmor CMOS sensor
- Shooting Modes
- AUTO (iAUTO, Superior Auto), Programmed AE (P), Aperture priority (A), Shutter-speed priority (S), Manual (M), Scene Selection, Sweep Panorama, Movie
- Shutter Speeds
The amount of time is takes for the shutter to open and close. High speed lets you freeze action completely, slower ones allow motion blur
- Movies: 1/8000 to 1/4 (1/3 step), Up to 1/60 in AUTO mode (up to 1/30 in Auto Slow Shutter mode) Still images: 1/8000 to 30 sec., Bulb
- Smile Detection
- Sweep Panorama
- Touch Screen
- Tripod Thread
- Video Resolution
- Full HD, 1080p
The interface you look through to compose and focus your picture
- OLED EVF
- Packaged: 1.82kg. Unpackaged: 0.6kg
- Wi-Fi enabled
- Zoom (digital)
Enlarges video captured by the optical zoom and makes it seem even closer
- Zoom (optical)
Higher the zoom, the closer you can get to the subject. In optical, the lens physically moves, maintaining more quality than digital zoom.
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- International delivery
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