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Sony ILCE7RB

$1,899.99
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A fully featured 36.3 megapixel camera
MILC 36.3MP CMOS Black Jan 2014
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Sony ILCE-7R Review

With mediocre reviews and features, we have ranked the Sony ILCE-7R number 317 across all digital cameras.
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Why Has it Scored 29?

It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better cameras are available. View the latest digital cameras 2017.
This digital camera has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Quite high megapixel
7360 x 4912 pixels image resolution
Very low magnification

What is This Digital Camera Best Used For?

Having compared it with other relevant digital cameras, we have concluded that it is mediocre for portrait photography, ranking number 9999999 in portrait photography cameras. It is also mediocre for sports photography, ranking number 9999999 in sports photography cameras as well being mediocre for landscape photography, ranking number 9999999 in landscape photography cameras.
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How Big is the Sony ILCE-7R?

The Sony ILCE-7R is 126.9mm wide and 94.4mm tall. It is 48.2mm deep and weighs 407g.

Sony ILCE-7R front dimensions

Sony ILCE-7R size in context

Sony ILCE-7R In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

Expert Reviews Are Good

Based on two expert reviews from sites including CNET.com and skyit.vn the average expert rating of this camera is 80%.

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Sony Has Very Good Reviews for Its Digital Cameras

Based on 29,814 expert and user reviews (including 10,342 verified purchases), Sony has very good reviews for its digital cameras. Sony also has very good reviews specifically for its cameras compared to other brands. 92% of those that bought a Sony camera would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Value For Money

Expensive

We checked 417 cameras and they range in price from $29 to $6,895. We think that this Sony digital camera looks expensive compared to other cameras.

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Features

Quite High Megapixel

When compared to other cameras that we have checked, the Sony ILCE-7R's megapixel of 36.3 megapixels is one of the highest. The megapixels of cameras range from 0.3MP to 80MP, and the average megapixel is 16MP.

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7360 X 4912 Pixels Image Resolution

The ILCE-7R has a 7360 x 4912 pixels maximum image resolution which is higher than most digital cameras. Most cameras have a 4608 x 3456 pixels maximum image resolution. The worst image resolution of all cameras is 2592 x 1944 pixels and the best is 7680 x 5120 pixels.

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Average Weight

The Sony ILCE-7R has a fairly average weight (407 grams) compared to most of the other digital cameras.

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Average Display Diagonal

At 3 inches, the Sony ILCE-7R has a relatively standard display diagonal compared to most of the other digital cameras.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolution

The ILCE-7R supports a maximum video resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. That's over two times the video resolution of a 1280 x 720 pixels digital camera, which is the most frequently found video resolution supported by cameras. In addition, this camera support a video resolutions of 1440 x 1080 pixels and 640 x 480 pixels. A video resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels is equivalent to Full HD video. You will require a Full HD TV or better to appreciate this level of detail. The worst video resolution of all cameras is 320 x 120 pixels and the best is 4096 x 2160 pixels.

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Has a Headphone Outputs

The ILCE-7R has a headphone outputs. Most of the other digital cameras also have a headphone outputs.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolution

This camera has a maximum video resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most commonly found maximum video resolution on cameras.

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Has a Microphone in

The ILCE-7R has a microphone in, as do most of the other digital cameras.

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Supports Near Field Communication (NFC)

The ILCE-7R supports Near Field Communication (NFC), as do most of the other digital cameras.

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Quite Large Viewfinder Screen Size

With a viewfinder screen size of 0.5 inches, the Sony ILCE-7R has one of the larger viewfinder screen sizes amongst cameras of this age. Across all the cameras the viewfinder screen sizes range from 0.17" to 8", and the average viewfinder screen size is 0.41".

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Has a Pre-Flash

The Sony ILCE-7R has a pre-flash. Most of the other cameras also have a pre-flash.

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Supports Full HD Video

Full HD video

The Sony ILCE-7R supports Full HD video. Most of the other cameras also support Full HD video.

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Fairly High Display Resolution (numeric)

Cameras have display resolutions (numeric) of between 3 pixels and 16,000,000 pixels. With a display resolution (numeric) of 921,600 pixels, the Sony ILCE-7R has a quite high display resolution (numeric) compared to most of the other cameras.

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Very Low Magnification

The ILCE-7R has a fairly low magnification (only 0.71 times zoom factor) compared to most of the other cameras. The magnifications of cameras range from 0.15x to 100x, and the average magnification is 2.6x.

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Age

Released Over Three Years Ago

It was January 2014 when Sony released the ILCE-7R.


Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers sony alphailce7rb, sony ilce7rbiv, brand ilce7rb, sony alpha7r
Barcodes 00027242874787, 00616348088817, 00845251096903, 04905524958454, 04905524958492

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