Monthly Archives: July 2021

Sony A1 Sensor Review (DxOMark): “Speed and Quality in One”

Kevin Carter has just posted a full review of the newly released Sony Alpha a1 (Amazon/ B&H/ Adorama) at DxOMark.com. Sony Alpha a1 achieved an overall sensor score of 98, which puts it in 9th position in their overall sensitivity ranking (including medium format) and in 7th place for full-frame 35 mm. That places Sony A1 fractionally behind the Sony A7R IV and Nikon Z7 II at 99 and 100 respectively, and just slightly in front of the Canon EOS R5 at 95 points by less than 0.2EV in overall sensitivity.  Continue reading