Sony Alpha 7C Compact Full-Frame Camera

Sony Alpha 7C
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Sony Alpha Compact Summary

Sony Electronics has announced Alpha 7C. It is the smallest and light-weighted full-frame camera system in Digital Cameras World.

The Sony Alpha 7C is quite Like APS-C models (Eg: A6400). It adopts the body and the electronic viewfinder on the top of the left corner of the camera’s back panel, rangefinder-style. The model has 124.0mm x 71.1mm x 59.7mm Dimensions and weighs 509g.

Sony Alpha 7C has a 24.2-Megapixel full-frame Exmor R CMOS Sensor. It Can shot Image up to 6000 x 4000 Pixels Resolution. The 7C has Fast Hybrid AF Focus, In-body image stabilization, A standard (Mechanical shutter / Electronic shutter) ISO range of up to 51,200, and 2x Digital Zoom.

Sony Alpha 7C Compact can shoot 10fps (frames per second) with autoexposure. It can shoot 4K Video @120fps, 30fps, 24fps, or Full HD @120fps, 30fps, 24fps video, both at up to 100Mbps.

Sony Alpha 7C is equipped with Wi-Fi, USB Type-C, Bluetooth v4.1, 3.5mm Audio Jack, and a variable-angle 3-inch 9,21,000-dot LCD. Besides this, The Sony SLR Camera support SD/SDHC/SDXC memory card (UHS-I/II compliant).

Pros

  • New Image-Processing Engine with Up to 8x Performance
  • Full Frame 4K Recording
  • Heat Dissipation Design
  • Moisture Restricted Construction
  • High Speed Continuous Shots

Cons

  • Heavy
  • Not Much Comfortable to Hold

Alpha 7C Price and Launch date

The Sony Alpha 7C has an Expected Price tag of Rs 1,60,000.00, which is Cheaper than 2018’s Sony Alpha 7 Mark 3. The A7 Mark 3 model is now older and available at low prices. This will be a better option for those who prioritize viewfinder size. As for its launch date, it can hit the Indian Market at the end of October 2020.

Full Specification of Sony 7C

Display

TypeTFT LCD
Screen Size2.95 Inch
Screen Dots9,21,600 Dots
Live ViewYes
Touch ScreenYes

Image

Pixels25.3 MP
Resolution6000 x 4000 (3:2)
5328 x 4000 (4:3)
6000 x 3376 (16:9)
4000 x 4000 (1:1)
Aspect Ratio1:1, 3:2, 4:3, 16:9
Image Processor TypeNewly Developed BIONZ XR Image Processing Engine with up to 8x the processing performance.
Image StabilizationImage Sensor-Shift mechanism with 5-axis compensation (Compensation depends on lens specification)
FormatsJPEG (DCF Ver.2.0,Exif Ver.2.3, MPF Baseline compliant),
RAW (Sony ARW 2.3 format), Compressed and Uncompressed  14-Bit RAW

Sensor

TypeExmor R CMOS
Size1″ (35.6 x 23.8mm)

Photography Feature

ISOISO 100-51200
Shutter TypeMechanical Shutter / Electronic Shutter
Shutter Speed1/4000 to 30 Second
White BalanceAuto/Custom

Videography Feature

Recording Modes4K, 3840 x 2160 Pixels @30p, 24p, 25p (100Mbps/60Mbps)
Full HD 1920 x 1080 Pixels @120p (100Mbps/60Mbps), 60p, 30p and 24p (50Mbps)
Recording FormatsMPEG-4, AVCHD, XAVC S
AudioBuild-In-Microphone

Connectivity

WirelessWireless 5 GHz/ 2.4 GHz
GPSYes
BluetoothYes, v4.1
USBYes,
1 x USB 2.0,
1 x Type-C(3.2Gen)
HDMIYes
Microphone PortYes
Headphone PortYes
Remote ControlYes (Wired or Smartphone)

Storage

TypeSD/SDHC/SDXC

Physical Overview

Dimensions(W x H x D)124 x 71 x 59 mm
FlashYes
BatteryRechargeable Battery Pack NP-FZ100
Weight509 G

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