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Sony Alpha 7 III £1,999/$1,999 (body only)



Sensor 24.2MP full-frame Exmor R CMOS, 35.6 x 23.8mm

Image processor Bionz X

AF points 693-point phase-detection AF/425-point contrast AF

ISO range 100-51,200 (expandable to 50-204,800)

Max image size 6,000 x 4,000 pixels

Metering zones 1,200

Video 4K UHD at 30/24fps, Full HD at up to 120fps

Viewfinder XGA OLED, 2,359,296 dots

Memory card 2 x MS/SD/SDHC/SDXC (1 x UHS-II)

LCD 3-inch tilting touchscreen, 921,600 dots

Max burst 10fps, 177 JPEGs, 89 compressed raw, 40 uncompressed raw

Connectivity Wi-Fi, NFC, Bluetooth

Size 127 x 96 x 74mm

Weight 650g (with battery and memory card)

While the Alpha 7 III is the eighth A7 model to be announced, in reality there are just three A7 product lines. The A7 is the basic all-round model; the A7S is a

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