Sony a7S II Vs. Sony a7S Specifications Comparison

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Sony has just announced the new a7S II (Amazon/B&H/Adorama) mirrorless camera. This new camera is expected to pre-order on September 17,2015. Below is a detail specifications comparison of Sony a7S II and Sony a7S.

Feature a7SII a7S
Sensor Resolution 12.2 MP 12.2 MP
Sensor Type CMOS CMOS
Sensor Size 35.6 x 23.8 mm 35.6 x 23.8 mm
Sensor Type Full Frame Full Frame
SteadyShot INSIDE (image stabilization) 5-axis optical image stabilization
Image Size 4240 x 2832 4240 x 2832
Image Processor Bionz X Bionz X
Viewfinder Type Electronic Electronic
Viewfinder Coverage 100% 100%
Viewfinder Magnification 0.78x 0.71x
Storage Media SD/SDHC/SDXC SD/SDHC/SDXC
Continuous Shooting Speed 5 FPS 5 FPS
Max Shutter Speed 1/8000 to 30 sec 1/8000 to 30 sec
ISO Sensitivity Still images: ISO 100-102400 (expandable to ISO 50-409600), AUTO (ISO 100-12800, selectable lower limit and upper limit), Movies: ISO 100-102400 equivalent (expandable to ISO 100-409600), AUTO (ISO 100-12800 equivalent, selectable lower limit and upper limit) Still images: ISO 100-102400, Movies: ISO 100-102400 equivalent (both expandable to 409600, For stills: expandable down to 50)
Autofocus System 169 points 25 points
Recording Format XAVC S / AVCHD / MP4 XAVC S / AVCHD / MP4
Movie Size
  • XAVC S 4K: 3840 x 2160
  • AVCHD: 1920 x 1080
  • XAVC S: 1920 x 1080
  • AVCHD: 1920 x 1080
High Frame Rate Recording 1920 x 1080 (24p/12Mbps, 30p/16Mbps)
Picture Profile Yes (Off / PP1-PP9) Parameters: Black level, Gamma (Movie, Still, Cine1-4, ITU709, ITU709 [800%], S-Log2, S-Log3), Black Gamma, Knee, Color Mode (Movie, Still, Cinema, Pro, ITU709 Matrix, White&Black, S-Gamut, S-Gamut3.Cine, S-Gamut3), Saturation, Color Phase, Color Depth, Detail, Copy, Reset Yes (Off / PP1-PP7) Parameters: Black level, Gamma (Movie, Still, Cine1-4, ITU709, ITU709 [800%], S-Log2), Black Gamma, Knee, Color Mode, Color Level, Color Phase, Color Depth, Detail, Copy, Reset
Clean HDMI output 3840 x 2160 (30p/24p) / 1920 x 1080 (60p/24p) / 1920 x 1080 (60i), YCbCr 4:2:2 8bit/ RGB 8bit [1080 60i compatible device] 3840 × 2160 (30p/24p) / 1920 × 1080 (60p/24p) / 1920 × 1080 (60i), YCbCr 4:2:2 8bit/ RGB 8bit
LCD Size 3″ Tilting TFT-LCD 3″ Tilting TFT-LCD
LCD Resolution 1,228,800 dots 921,600 dots
AWB micro adjustment G7 to M7 (57 steps), A7 to B7 (29 steps) G7 to M7 (15 steps), A7 to B7 (15 steps)
Exposure compensation +/-5.0 EV (in 1/3 EV or 1/2 EV steps), with exposure compensation dial: +/-3.0 EV (in 1/3 EV steps) +/-5.0 EV (in 1/3 EV or 1/2 EV steps), with exposure compensation dial: +/-3.0 EV (in 1/3 EV steps)
AE Bracketing Bracket: Single/Bracket: Cont., 3/5/9 frames selectable. With 3 or 5 frames, in 1/3, 1/2, 2/3, 1.0, 2.0 or 3.0 EV increments, with 9 frames, in 1/3, 1/2, 2/3 or 1.0 EV increments. With 3 frames in 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV, 2/3 EV, 1.0 EV, 2.0 EV or 3.0 EV increments.
New Gamma Display Assist function Yes (This new function lets you view images with natural contrast while recording in S-Log gamma setting, converting S-Log2 and S-Log3 into ITU709 (800%) gamma for monitoring*8 images or checking focus while enlarging an image, on the LCD screen or viewfinder.)
Built-in Wi-Fi Yes Yes
Shutter Durability 500,000
Battery NP-FW50 NP-FW50
Battery Life 310 shots (CIPA) 320 shots (CIPA)
USB Version 2.0 2.0
Dimensions 127 x 96 x 60 mm 127 x 94 x 48 mm
Weight 627g 489g
List Price /Check Price at $2,998

Amazon

B&H

Adorama

$2,498

Amazon

B&H

Adorama

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