Do you want to buy a mirrorless camera in 2021? Sony has launched a new camera called Sony Alpha A7iv. It arrives as a successor to the Sony A7iii and will likely be the most anticipated mirrorless camera of 2021. It has been more than three years since the release of its predecessor Sony A7iii. It set a new standard in the camera industry as it arrived as a mirrorless camera.
The new Alpha 7iv is an actual hybrid model designed to achieve outstanding operability and reliability as a dedicated still camera and a dedicated movie camera. The Alpha 7iv main features include a 33MP high-resolution full-frame sensor, BIONZ XR image processor for up to 8x processing speed, Beautiful images with reduced noise, 15-stop dynamic range, 4K 60p recording, and 4:2:2 10-bit recording.
Sony A7iv Pricing Details
Europe Price: Sony 7iv is priced at around €2,800 for the body and €3,000 for the lens kit (SEL2870) in Europe.
USA Price: Sony 7iv is priced around $2,500 for body only and $2,700 with a primary starter lens in the US.
Canada Price: Sony 7iv is priced at around CAD 3,200 for the body and CAD 3,400 for the kit in Canada.
Sony A7iv Full Specifications
- SENSOR: 35-mm-Vollformat EXMOR R CMOS-Sensor, 35,6 x 23,8 mm
- PIXEL: 33 million pixels
- IMAGE STABILIZER: Image sensor shift mechanism with 5-axis compensation (5.5 f-stops)
- SERIES RECORDINGS: up to 10 frames / sec. (with AF / AE tracking, AF / AE calculations)
- LIGHT SENSITIVITY: ISO iso100 to 51,200 (expandable to 50 / 204,800)
- TOUCH FUNCTION: There is a touch operation
- WI-FI: IEEE 802.11b/g/n (5-GHz, 2,4-GHz
- Autofocus: Hybrid Autofocus (AF Phase Detection / AF Contrast Detection), Touch Focus, AF-assist illuminator
- Autofocus Tracking: Real-time tracking for objects, eye AF for people, animals & birds
- Shutter Speed: 1 / 8,000 to 30 sec., Long exposure (B)
- Exposure metering: 1200 zone rating measurement, Exmor RS CMOS sensor, +/- 5 EV (1/3 or 1/2 EV steps)
- Viewfinder: 1.3 cm (0.5 inch) electronic viewfinder (color), Quad-VGA OLED, 3,686,400 pixels, 100% image field coverage
- Display: Vari-Angle touchscreen, 7.5 cm (3 “) TFT monitor with approx. 1,036,800 pixels, approx. Opening 179 ° / rotation 270 °
- File formats: JPEG, RAW (Compressed, Lossless Compressed, Uncompressed), HEIF (4:2:2), XAVC S/XAVC HS/XAVC S-I, MPEG
- Video recordings: 4K (3.840 x 2.160, 30p/60p S35), Full-HD (1.920 x 1.080, 120p)
- Video option: Real-Time-Touch-Tracking, AF Assist, Focus Map, Breathing Compensation, Bildprofile u.a. mit HLG, S-Log3 und S-Cinetone, Steady-Shot Active-Modus
- More functions: Other functions include NFC, slow motion and time-lapse, zebra functions, focus peaking, 4k streaming, 4k 15p UVC / UAC, user key programming, and MyDials
- Connections: LAN connection, micro USB, HDMI connection (type A), USB C 3.2 Gen2 10 Gbps, 3.5 mm microphone / audio-in stereo mini-jack, 3.5 mm headphones / audio Out stereo mini-jack
For detailed specs, please read Sony Europe’s press release from here.