Sony α7R IV, RX100 VII now available in PH

Two of Sony’s latest cameras are now available in stores: the full-frame mirrorless Sony α7R IV and the compact RX100 VII.

The α7R IV, the world’s first 61MP full-frame camera, boasts of a whopping 61MP Exmor R BSI CMOS sensor and the latest-generation BIONZ X image processor. It also comes with an impressive shooting speed of up to 10fps with a mechanical shutter (up to 8fps in live-view continuous shooting mode).

Sony α7R IV specs:

  • 35mm full-frame 61.0 MP back-illuminated Exmor R CMOS image sensor
  • BIONZ X image processor
  • 15-stops dynamic range at low sensitivities
  • high-speed continuous shooting at up to 10fps with full AF/AE tracking for approx. 7 seconds in full-frame mode with an increased buffer memory, and approximately 3x more in APS-C mode
  • 567 focal-plane phase-detection AF points covering 74% of image area and 425 contrast AF points
  • Real-time Eye AF for movie recording and advanced Real-time Tracking plus Real-time Eye AF for still image recording
  • APS-C crop mode delivering 26.2MP
  • 5.76 million dot UXGA OLED Tru-Finder electric viewfinder
  • P199,999

If you’re looking for a more compact shooter, there’s the RX100 VII. This camera is the α9’s pocket-friendly version and promises the “world’s fastest AF performance” among fixed lens cameras with 1-inch sensor.

The RX100 VII is equipped with a 24-200mm lens and a 20.1MP 1-inch stacked BSI CMOS sensor. It also comes with pro-level movie functionality including 4K HDR (HLG), real-time tracking and real-time eye AF, 4K Active SteadyShot, vertical-position data recording, and an integrated microphone jack. This compact camera uses the latest BIONZ X image processing engine found in the α7R IV and α9 cameras.

Sony RX100 VII specs: 

  • 1.0-type stacked 20.1 MP Exmor RS CMOS image sensor with DRAM chip
  • BIONZ X image processor
  • up to 60fps AF/AE tracking calculations per second and 20fps blackout-free shooting with AF/AE tracking
  • 357-point focal-plane phase-detection AF + 425-point contrast-detection AF with world’s fastest 0.02sec high AF speed
  • real-time tracking and real-time Eye AF for humans and animals   
  • ZEISS Vario-Sonnar T* 24-200mm f/2.8 – f/4.5 
  • single burst shooting drive mode at up to 90fps 
  • P69,999 (cash price, body only); P74,999 (cash price, body + shooting grip kit, mic sold separately)


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