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      Sony Full Frame Alpha a7 IV Mirrorless Camera Kit

      The latest sensor, processing engine, and AI-based autofocus work in tandem with cutting-edge still-photography and movie-making technology to create a fresh, dynamic imaging experience. The α7 IV is the ideal hybrid, providing breathtaking still and movi ...  Show More
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      Manufacturer part ILCE7M4K/B | Dell part AB864112 | Order Code ab864112 | Sony

      α7 IV full-frame hybrid camera

      The latest sensor, processing engine, and AI-based autofocus work in tandem with cutting-edge still-photography and movie-making technology to create a fresh, dynamic imaging experience. The α7 IV is the ideal hybrid, providing breathtaking still and movie imagery, along with flexible connectivity for on-the-spot transmission of your images.
      α7 IV full-frame hybrid camera

      Newly developed 33.0‑MP1 back-illuminated CMOS image sensor

      The full-frame Exmor R CMOS sensor delivers outstanding speed and superb image quality. The use of copper wiring contributes to higher transmission speeds and faster AD conversion, while fast sensor readout enables 10-bit 4:2:2 4K recording at up to 60p2. The sensor also provides improved color reproducibility, low-noise performance at all sensitivities, 15-stop3 dynamic range on stills, and increased AF precision and focal stability.

      BIONZ XR image processor for up to 8x4 processing speed

      The BIONZ XR engine, also used in the flagship α1 and α7S III models, provides up to an 8x4 increase in processing speed. The engine concentrates real-time processing of AF, image recognition, and image quality adjustment to minimize processing latency, for greatly increased movie and still processing power. User interface, network, and file management processing is distributed in order to deliver fast response regardless of real-time processing load.

      Beautiful image rendering with low noise

      Visible benefits of the powerful new 33.0‑MP1 sensor and engine go beyond mere numbers. They include soft, natural-looking human skin textures, a stunning level of detail in landscapes and scenery, and better color reproduction, with higher subjective resolution resulting from improved algorithms. The standard sensitivity range of ISO 100-51200 is expandable to ISO 50-204800 for stills and ISO 100-102400 for movies, with low-noise performance throughout.

      Smoother gradation rendering with 10-bit HEIF recording

      The α7 IV offers HEIF (High Efficiency Image File)5 still-image encoding, in addition to conventional RAW and JPEG. Smooth 10-bit gradations provide more realistic reproduction of skies and portrait subjects, and the use of 10-bit depth minimizes degradation of image quality when editing. HEIF still images recorded in HLG mode can be played back on a compatible BRAVIA 4K TV via an HDMI connection to display images with an extraordinarily wide dynamic range.

      4K 60p2 recording, 4:2:2 10-bit recording

      The α7 IV gives you an impressive range of video recording options. Full pixel readout without binning allows 4K 60p2 recording, and when recording 4K movies at 30p, full-frame 7K6 oversampling7 produces high-resolution, highly detailed 4K. 10-bit 4:2:2 video can be recorded internally, allowing fuller, more natural gradations and greater editing freedom. The XAVC HS file format8 provides roughly twice the coding efficiency of MPEG-4 AVC/H.264.

      Set the mood, in-camera, with Creative Look

      Broaden your creative palette with a selection of ten Creative Look presets. You can easily impart a particular mood in your still images, movies, and live streaming, and all preset selections are available in-camera without post-editing, so you can share your vision immediately after shooting.

      Beautiful color expression made simple, with S-Cinetone

      The α7 IV supports S-Cinetone, based on expertise gained through development of the VENICE CineAlta camera. This look is responsible for the beautiful skin tones for which Cinema Line cameras like the FX9, FX6, and FX3 are widely acclaimed. It delivers natural mid-tones for healthy-looking skin color, plus soft colors and gorgeous highlights. Because it's in-camera, it's easy to create a more expressive look for your movie imagery without post-editing.

      S-Log for color matching with professional video equipment

      The α7 IV provides S-Log2 and S-Log3 gamma curves, with the latter allowing capture of 15+ stops9 of dynamic range. The S-Gamut3 and S-Gamut3.Cine color gamut settings make it easy to match α7 IV footage with footage from VENICE digital cinema cameras or Cinema Line cameras like the FX6 and FX3. The native sensitivity when shooting S-Log is ISO 800, and it can be lowered by as much as two stops (ISO 200-640) below the standard range to achieve extra-low noise.

      Soft Skin Effect for bright and beautiful skin appearance

      The built-in Soft Skin Effect makes skin look more beautiful, softening wrinkles, blemishes, and dull patches while preserving liveliness in eye and mouth areas. Complementing the capabilities of the full-frame sensor, this feature can add appeal to live-streamed sessions, as well as enhancing still shots and movies. Four level settings are available10, so you can adjust the degree of the effect as you wish.

      Optical 5-axis in-body image stabilization for 5.5-step11 compensation

      The α7 IV's high-precision stabilization unit and gyro sensors work with stabilization algorithms to achieve up to 5.5 steps11 of shutter-speed compensation, to maximize the performance of the camera's 33.0‑MP1 sensor. This in-body stabilization allows effective use with a wide range of lenses. The live monitor view shows the stabilized still image while the shutter button is half-pressed, an especially helpful feature when using a telephoto or macro lens, and it can be used in conjunction with the MF Assist and Focus Magnifier features.

      Hand-held movie shooting with Active Mode12

      Active Mode12 uses the camera's stabilization unit, gyro sensors, and sophisticated algorithms for highly effective in-camera optical image stabilization during movie shoots. The powerful processing engine precisely detects the required amount of compensation for smooth stabilization in all formats13, including 4K, without compromising the α7 IV's compact size and mobility. And, because the gyro data is also recorded alongside the video, even more effective post-production stabilization can be applied for ultra-smooth shots using Catalyst Browse/Prepare software14.

      Buffer memory supports continuous shooting and recording

      Both the mechanical and electronic shutters allow continuous shooting at up to 10 fps15 with AF/AE tracking. The latest powerful processing engine and increased buffer memory allow faster writing to memory cards, so you can shoot more than 80016 uncompressed RAW+JPEG frames (more than 1600 altogether), or more than 1,000 compressed RAW+JPEG frames (more than 2,000 altogether, up to a full memory card)17. Increased processing power also allows you to change menu settings even while data is being written to the memory card.

      Fast Hybrid AF with improved speed, precision, and tracking

      Using a combination of phase-detection AF and contrast-detection AF, Fast Hybrid AF focuses precisely, even on small subjects or on people posed in front of a night-time background. A wide, dense AF area covers roughly 94% of the image area for both still and movie shooting with 75918 phase-detection points, while the contrast-detection AF system uses 425 points. This vast collection of data is analyzed in real time by the latest powerful processing engine to achieve the AF system's impressive results.

      AI-based Real-time Eye AF and Real-time Tracking19

      The superior processing power of the BIONZ XR engine has led to improvements in both Real-time Eye AF and Real-time Tracking features. Improved face detection translates into 30% better eye-detection accuracy20, while faster image processing yields higher accuracy when the subject is looking up, down, or sideways. Real-time Tracking allows you to select your subject and then leave tracking to the camera, relying on the latest subject recognition algorithm and high-speed analysis of spatial data by the processing engine.

      Bird mode for Real-time Eye AF, now available in movies

      The Real-time Eye AF function is now capable of detecting the eyes of birds and tracking them in real time, for both still shots and movies. The BIONZ XR engine runs optimized AF and tracking algorithms to ensure uninterrupted tracking even for birds in flight, whose movement is hard to predict. Once you've selected a bird, the camera will automatically detect and precisely track that bird's eye, whether the bird is perched or in flight.

      AF control through touch operation

      Touch Tracking lets you select a subject to track simply by touching the LCD screen, even while using the viewfinder, for more intuitive AF control for both still shots and movies. Easier focus operation is particularly helpful when you're shooting movies alone or using a gimbal, allowing you to concentrate on composing your shots.

      AF Assist for seamless transitions to manual focus21

      The AF Assist function, inherited from the Cinema Line FX6, lets you seamlessly switch to and from manual focus during movie shoots. When this feature has been turned on, rotating the focus ring temporarily switches operation from autofocus to manual focus to allow you to deliberately shift your focus to a different subject.

      Visualize depth of field during movie shoots with Focus Map22

      The new Focus Map22 overlays focus information onto a live real-time display to show which areas are in or out of focus. Being able to clearly visualize depth of field in this way makes it easier to quickly set up your ideal focus point and depth of field during rehearsal. As a result, you can use the camera's excellent video definition and fast lenses to create impressive shots with shallow depth of field.

      Breathing Compensation23 for consistent angle of view when focusing

      For the first time in the α series, the α7 IV provides compensation for focus breathing. Focus breathing is any change in a lens's angle of view that corresponds to changes in focus24. Sony's original Clear Image Zoom technology is used to automatically maintain a consistent angle of view, for more movie-like focus transitions. This feature can be used in conjunction with Active Mode image stabilization to shoot stable, consistent imagery.

      Still/Movie/S&Q dial for quick access to hybrid capabilities

      Befitting the α7 IV's status as a true hybrid camera, it comes equipped with a dedicated Still/Movie/S&Q dial to instantly switch between movies and stills. The dial switches the menus, functions, and custom settings of various controls between still and movie mode, and settings such as aperture and shutter speed are also maintained separately for stills and movies. S&Q mode can also be selected, for fast access to slow-motion or quick-motion shooting.

      The latest mode-specific menus and customizable Rear dial R

      The α7 IV's menus are specific to either stills or movies, and for easier navigation menus are configured to show three levels of hierarchy at once. Separate functions for stills and for movies can be assigned to various buttons and dials, including the new, freely customizable Rear dial R. With controls tailored to whichever shooting mode you are currently using, the flexible access provided by the Rear dial R contributes to greatly enhanced still- and movie-shooting efficiency.

      Vari-angle LCD monitor for greater freedom when shooting

      The large, side-opening 3.0-type 1.03-megadot25 touch-panel LCD monitor offers ample brightness for clear viewing in outdoor settings, and its 3:2 aspect ratio makes efficient use of the display area. The vari-angle mechanism allows flexible positioning and framing for handheld shots, gimbal-mounted or documentary-style self-shooting, or very low ground-level shots.

      3.68‑megadot25 high-definition Quad-VGA OLED viewfinder

      The α7 IV's Quad-VGA OLED viewfinder provides roughly 1.6 times the resolution of the α7 III viewfinder, with a 37.3° FOV and a 23‑mm high eyepoint. With high resolution, improved electronic viewfinder image quality, and fogging and dust resistance (including significantly improved internal fogging resistance relative to the α7 III), it is designed for clear and comfortable viewing in a wide range of shooting environments.

      Communication features for easy sharing and distribution

      The α7 IV is equipped with robust wired and wireless communication features for more comfortable sharing and distribution. In-body wireless LAN uses a 5‑GHz26 band in addition to the 2.4‑GHz27 band, for fast data transfer. Background FTP transfer of files can be set to occur automatically while shooting continues, and a USB Type-C® connector supports fast SuperSpeed USB 10‑Gbps (USB 3.2 Gen 2) data transfer.

      Instant real-time live streaming via USB connection

      Live streaming is as easy as connecting to a computer through a USB connection, and you can choose from four different output formats, including high-resolution 4K video28. You can select whichever configuration is best for current network conditions and the devices used, and simultaneous internal recording is also available, giving you broad flexibility to cover a wide variety of needs.

      High-capacity Z batteries and USB Power Delivery29

      The α7 IV relies on a high-capacity Z battery (NP-FZ100), along with external power options that include USB power supplies29 and AC adapters. Battery drain can be minimized by adding a high-capacity mobile battery for outdoor shooting. A USB charger or mobile battery that supports USB PD30 can be connected to the camera's USB Type-C® port, for extended recording.

      Heat management

      To allow extended continuous recording, efficient heat dissipation is provided by Sony's proprietary Σ (sigma)-shaped thermal mounting. The mounting, which is also used on flagship models, is constructed from a graphite material with excellent thermal conduction properties. This structure allows the image sensor, a major source of heat inside the camera body, to move freely during image stabilization while heat is efficiently dissipated.

      Dual media slots, with CFexpress Type A support

      Dual media slots allow you to continue shooting even if one memory card fills up. One of the slots supports high-performance CFexpress Type A cards31, and both slots support UHS-I and UHS-II SDXC/SDHC cards. With their fast write speeds, CFexpress Type A cards are particularly suited to high-speed continuous still shooting, as well as high-resolution, high-bitrate 4K movie recording.

      Reliable, robust engineering

      We have improved the dust and moisture resistance32 of the α7 IV to provide outstanding reliability, even in challenging outdoor shooting environments. Design refinements include more sealing at body seams and the battery compartment cover (compared to the α7 III), a redesigned lens lock button, and extra cushioning around the mount. A lightweight, high-rigidity magnesium alloy used for the camera's top cover, front cover, and internal frame provides excellent durability.

      Consideration for the environment and resource conservation

      Sony's "Road to Zero" environmental plan was launched in 2010 with the ultimate goal of achieving a zero environmental footprint. Currently, nearly all plastic packaging materials for the α7 IV are recycled. Recyclable materials are also used for camera bodies whenever possible, reducing environmental burden without compromising functionality. While retaining state-of-the-art performance, we aim to further reduce energy and resource consumption to reduce the burden on the environment.

      Imaging Edge Desktop / Imaging Edge Mobile

      Expand your creative horizons with Imaging Edge Desktop33 and Imaging Edge Mobile34. The Imaging Edge Desktop PC application lets you control and monitor shoots directly from your PC screen, preview photos, and develop RAW/HEIF data into high-quality photos for delivery. Imaging Edge Mobile applications use the Wi-Fi and Bluetooth® functionality of the α7 IV to provide a wide variety of convenient shooting and sharing functions.

      Works with iMovie and Final Cut Pro X

      This product is compatible with Final Cut Pro X and iMovie.35.

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      Lens MountE-mount
      Image Sensor
      Aspect Ratio3 : 2
      Number Of Pixels (Effective)Approx. 33.0 megapixels
      Number of Pixels (total)Approx. 34.1 megapixels
      Sensor Type35 mm full frame (35.9 x 23.9 mm), Exmor R CMOS sensor
      Anti-Dust SystemYes (charge protection coating on optical filter, and image sensor shift mechanism)
      Recording (still images)
      Recording FormatJPEG (DCF Ver. 2.0, Exif Ver. 2.32, MPF Baseline compliant), HEIF (MPEG-A MIAF compliant), RAW (Sony ARW 4.0 format compliant)
      Image Quality ModesRAW (Compressed / Lossless Compressed / Uncompressed), JPEG (Extra fine / Fine / Standard / Light), HEIF (4:2:0 / 4:2:2) (Extra fine / Fine / Standard / Light), RAW & JPEG, RAW & HEIF
      Picture Effect-
      Creative Style-
      Picture ProfileYes (Off / PP1-PP11) Parameters: Black level, Gamma (Movie, Still, S-Cinetone, Cine1-4, ITU709, ITU709 [800%], S-Log2, S-Log3, HLG, HLG1-3), Black Gamma, Knee, Color Mode, Saturation, Color Phase, Color Depth, Detail, Copy, Reset
      CREATIVE LOOKST, PT, NT, VV, VV2, FL, IN, SH, BW, SE, Custom Look (1-6)
      Dynamic Range FunctionsOff, Dynamic Range Optimizer
      Color SpacesRGB standard (with sYCC gamut), Adobe RGB standard and Rec. ITU-R BT.2100 standard (BT.2020 gamut).36
      14bit RAWYes
      Recording (movie)
      Recording FormatXAVC S, XAVC HS
      Video CompressionXAVC S: MPEG-4 AVC/H.264, XAVC HS: MPEG-H HEVC/H.265
      Audio Recording FormatLPCM 2 ch (48 kHz 16 bit), LPCM 2 ch (48 kHz 24 bit)37, LPCM 4 ch (48 kHz 24 bit)37, MPEG-4 AAC-LC 2 ch38
      Color SpaceRec. ITU-R BT.2100 standard compatible (BT.2020 gamut)39
      Picture Effect-
      Creative Style-
      Picture ProfileYes (Off / PP1-PP11) Parameters: Black level, Gamma (Movie, Still, S-Cinetone, Cine1-4, ITU709, ITU709 [800%], S-Log2, S-Log3, HLG, HLG1-3), Black Gamma, Knee, Color Mode, Saturation, Color Phase, Color Depth, Detail, Copy, Reset
      CREATIVE LOOKST, PT, NT, VV, VV2, FL, IN, SH, BW, SE, Custom Look (1-6)
      MOVIE RECORDING SYSTEM (XAVC HS 4K)3840 x 2160 (4:2:0, 10 bit, NTSC) (Approx.): 60p (150 Mbps / 75 Mbps / 45 Mbps)40, 41, 24p (100 Mbps / 50 Mbps / 30 Mbps)41, 3840 x 2160 (4:2:0, 10 bit, PAL) (Approx.): 50p (150 Mbps / 75 Mbps / 45 Mbps)40, 3840 x 2160 (4:2:2, 10 bit, NTSC) (Approx.): 60p (200 Mbps / 100 Mbps)40, 41, 24p (100 Mbps / 50 Mbps)41, 3840 x 2160 (4:2:2, 10 bit, PAL) (Approx.): 50p (200 Mbps / 100 Mbps)40
      MOVIE RECORDING SYSTEM (XAVC S 4K)3840 x 2160 (4:2:0, 8 bit, NTSC) (Approx.): 60p (150 Mbps)40, 41, 30p (100 Mbps / 60 Mbps)41, 24p (100 Mbps / 60 Mbps)41, 3840 x 2160 (4:2:0, 8 bit, PAL) (Approx.): 50p (150 Mbps)40, 25p (100 Mbps / 60 Mbps), 3840 x 2160 (4:2:2, 10 bit, NTSC) (Approx.): 60p (200 Mbps)40, 41, 30p (140 Mbps)41, 24p (100 Mbps)41, 3840 x 2160 (4:2:2, 10 bit, PAL) (Approx.): 50p (200 Mbps)40, 25p (140 Mbps)
      MOVIE RECORDING SYSTEM (XAVC S HD)1920 x 1080 (4:2:0, 8 bit, NTSC) (Approx.): 120p (100 Mbps / 60 Mbps)42, 41, 60p (50 Mbps / 25 Mbps)41, 30p (50 Mbps / 16 Mbps)41, 24p (50 Mbps)41, 1920 x 1080 (4:2:0, 8 bit, PAL) (Approx.): 100p (100 Mbps / 60 Mbps), 50p (50 Mbps / 25 Mbps), 25p (50 Mbps / 16 Mbps), 1920 x 1080 (4:2:2, 10 bit, NTSC) (Approx.): 60p (50 Mbps)41, 30p (50 Mbps)41, 24p (50 Mbps)41, 1920 x 1080 (4:2:2, 10 bit, PAL) (Approx.): 50p (50 Mbps), 25p (50 Mbps)
      MOVIE RECORDING SYSTEM (XAVC S-I 4K)3840 x 2160 (4:2:2, 10 bit, NTSC) (Approx.): 60p (600 Mbps)40, 41, 30p (300 Mbps)41, 24p (240 Mbps)41, 3840 x 2160 (4:2:2, 10 bit, PAL) (Approx.): 50p (500 Mbps)40, 25p (250 Mbps)
      MOVIE RECORDING SYSTEM (XAVC S-I HD)1920 x 1080 (4:2:2, 10 bit, NTSC) (Approx.): 60p (222 Mbps)41, 30p (111 Mbps)41, 24p (89 Mbps)41, 1920 x 1080 (4:2:2, 10 bit, PAL) (Approx.): 50p (185 Mbps), 25p (93 Mbps)
      Slow & quick motion (shooting frame rate)NTSC mode: 1 fps, 2 fps, 4 fps, 8 fps, 15 fps, 30 fps, 60 fps, 120 fps43, 42, PAL mode: 1 fps, 2 fps, 3 fps, 6 fps, 12 fps, 25 fps, 50 fps, 100 fps43, 42
      Movie FunctionsAudio Level Display, Audio Rec Level, PAL/NTSC Selector, Proxy Recording (1280 x 720 [Approx. 6 Mbps], 1920 x 1080 [Approx. 9 Mbps], 1920 x 1080 [Approx. 16 Mbps]), TC/UB, Auto Slow Shutter, Gamma Disp. Assist
      USB Streaming
      VIDEO RESOLUTION3840 x 2160 (15p / 12.5p) / 1920 x 1080 (60p / 50p / 30p / 25p) / 1280 x 720 (30p / 25p)
      AUDIO DATA FORMATLPCM 2 ch (16 bit 48 kHz)
      Recording System
      Location information Link from smartphoneYes
      MediaSD memory card, SDHC memory card (UHS-I/II-compliant), SDXC memory card (UHS-I/II-compliant), CFexpress Type A memory card
      Memory Card SlotSLOT1: Multi slot for SD (UHS-I/II compliant) memory card / CFexpress Type A card, SLOT2: Slot for SD (UHS-I/II compliant) memory card
      Recording mode on 2 memory cardsSimult. Rec, Sort, Auto Switch Media, Copy
      Noise Reduction
      Noise ReductionLong exposure NR: On/Off, available at shutter speeds longer than 1 s, High ISO NR: Normal / Low / Off
      White Balance
      White Balance ModesAuto / Daylight / Shade / Cloudy / Incandescent / Fluorescent / Flash / Underwater / Color Temperature (2,500 to 9,900 K) & color filter / Custom
      SHUTTER AWB LOCKYes (Shut. Halfway Down / Cont. Shooting / Off)
      Focus TypeFast Hybrid AF (phase-detection AF / contrast-detection AF)
      Focus SensorExmor R® CMOS sensor
      Focus Point35 mm full frame: 759 points (phase-detection AF), APS-C mode with FF lens: 713 points (phase-detection AF), with APS-C lens: 575 points (phase-detection AF) / 425 points (contrast-detection AF)
      Focus Sensitivity RangeEV-4 to EV20 (ISO 100 equivalent with F2.0 lens attached)
      Focus ModeAF-A (Automatic AF), AF-S (Single-shot AF), AF-C (Continuous AF), DMF (Direct Manual Focus), Manual Focus
      Focus AreaWide / Zone / Center Fix / Spot / Expand Spot / Tracking
      EYE AF[Still images] Human (Right/Left Eye Select) / Animal (Right/Left Eye Select) / Bird, [Movie] Human (Right/Left Eye Select) / Animal (Right/Left Eye Select) / Bird
      Other FeaturesPredictive control, Focus lock, AF Track Sens. (Still), AF Subj. Shift Sensitivity (Movie), AF Transition Speed (Movie), Switch V/H AF Area, AF Area Regist., Circ. of Focus Point, Focus Map (Movie), AF Assist (Movie)
      AF IlluminatorYes (with built-in LED type)
      AF Illuminator rangeApprox. 0.3 m–approx. 3.0 m (with FE 28–70 mm F3.5-5.6 OSS lens attached)
      Focus type with LA-EA3 (Sold separately)Phase-detection
      Metering Type1200-zone evaluative metering
      Metering SensorExmor R® CMOS sensor
      Metering SensitivityEV -3 to EV 20 (at ISO100 equivalent with F2.0 lens attached)
      Metering ModeMulti-segment, Center-weighted, Spot (Standard/Large), Entire Screen Avg., Highlight
      Exposure Compensation+/- 5.0 EV (1/3 EV, 1/2 EV steps selectable)
      Exposure BracketingBracket: Cont., Bracket: Single, 3/5/9 frames selectable. (Ambient light, Flash light)
      AE LockLocked when shutter button is pressed halfway. Available with AE lock button. (On/Off/Auto)
      Exposure Modes[Still images] Intelligent Auto (Auto) / Program Auto (P) / Aperture Priority (A) / Shutter Priority (S) / Manual Exposure (M), [Movie] Intelligent Auto (Auto) / Program Auto (P) / Aperture Priority (A) / Shutter Priority (S) / Manual Exposure (M) / Flexible Exp. Mode, [Slow & Quick Motion] Intelligent Auto (Auto) / Program Auto (P) / Aperture Priority (A) / Shutter Priority (S) / Manual Exposure (M) / Flexible Exp. Mode
      ISO Sensitivity (Recommended Exposure Index)Still images: ISO 100-51200 (ISO numbers from 50 to 204800 can be set as expanded ISO), AUTO (ISO 100-12800, selectable lower limit and upper limit), Movies: ISO 100-51200 equivalent (ISO numbers up to 102400 can be set as expanded ISO), AUTO (ISO 100-12800, selectable lower limit and upper limit)
      Anti-Flicker Shoot.Yes
      Scene Selection-
      Viewfinder Type1.3 cm (0.5 type) electronic viewfinder (Quad-VGA OLED)
      Number of Dots3 686 400 dots
      Field Coverage100%
      MagnificationApprox. 0.78x (with 50 mm lens at infinity, –1 m-1)
      Diopter Adjustment–4.0 to +3.0 m-1
      Eye PointApprox. 23 mm from the eyepiece lens, 18.5 mm from the eyepiece frame at –1 m-1 (CIPA standard)
      DISPLAY FUNCTIONHistogram, Real-time image-adjustment display, Digital level gauge, Grid line, Focus check, Peaking MF, Zebra, Movie marker, Emphasized display during REC
      Finder Frame Rate SelectionSTD 60 fps / HI 120 fps
      LCD Screen
      Monitor Type2.95 inch (3.0-type) wide type TFT
      Number of Dots1 036 800 dots
      Touch PanelYes
      Brightness ControlManual (5 steps between -2 and +2), Sunny Weather mode
      Adjustable AngleOpening Angle: Approx. 176°., Rotation Angle: Approx. 270°.
      Focus MagnifierYes, Focus Magnifier (35 mm full frame: 5.5x / 11.0x, APS-C: 3.7x / 7.3x)
      Other Features
      PlayMemories Camera Apps™-
      Clear Image ZoomStill images: Approx. 2x, Movies: Approx. 1.5x (4K), Approx. 2x (HD)
      Face DetectionModes: Face/Eye Priority in AF, Face Priority in Multi Metering, Regist. Faces Priority
      Self-Portrait Self-Timer-
      TYPEElectronically controlled, vertical-traverse, focal-plane type
      Shutter TypeMechanical shutter/Electronic shutter
      Shutter SpeedStill images: 1/8000 to 30 s, Bulb, Movies (NTSC mode): 1/8000 to 1/4 (1/3 steps), up to 1/60 in AUTO mode (up to 1/30 in Auto slow shutter mode), Movies (PAL mode): 1/8000 to 1/4 (1/3 steps), up to 1/50 in AUTO mode (up to 1/25 in Auto slow shutter mode)
      Flash Sync. Speed1/250 s (35 mm full frame), 1/320 s (APS-C)45
      Electronic Front Curtain ShutterYes (ON/OFF)
      Silent ShootingYes (ON/OFF)
      Image Stabilization
      TYPEImage Sensor-Shift mechanism with 5-axis compensation (compensation depends on lens specifications)
      Compensation Effect5.5 stops (based on CIPA standard. Pitch/yaw shake only. With Planar T* FE 50 mm F1.4 ZA lens mounted. Long exposure NR off.)
      Flash Control
      ControlPre-flash TTL46
      Flash Compensation+/- 3.0 EV (switchable between 1/3 and 1/2 EV steps)
      Flash ModesFlash off, Autoflash, Fill-flash, Slow Sync., Rear Sync., Red-eye reduction (on/off selectable), Wireless47, Hi-speed sync.47
      Recycling Time-
      External Flash CompatibilitySony α System Flash compatible with Multi Interface Shoe, attach the shoe adapter for flash compatible with Auto-lock accessory shoe
      FE Level LockYes
      Wireless ControlYes (Light signal: Available with Fill-flash, Slow Sync., Hi-speed sync. / Radio signal: Available with Fill-flash, Rear Sync., Slow Sync., Hi-speed sync.)
      Drive ModesSingle Shooting, Continuous shooting (Hi+/Hi/Mid/Lo selectable), Self-timer, Self-timer (Cont.), Bracket: Single, Bracket: Cont., White Balance bracket, DRO bracket
      Continuous Drive Speed (approx. max.)Continuous shooting: Hi+: 10 fps, Hi: 8 fps, Mid: 6 fps, Lo: 3 fps48
      No. of recordable frames (approx.)JPEG Extra fine L: over 1,000 frames, JPEG Fine L: over 1,000 frames, JPEG Standard L: over 1,000 frames, RAW: over 1,000 frames, RAW & JPEG: over 1,000 frames, RAW (Lossless Compressed): over 1,000 frames, RAW (Lossless Compressed) & JPEG: over 1,000 frames, RAW (Uncompressed): over 1,000 frames, RAW (Uncompressed) & JPEG: 828 frames48
      Self-Timer10 s delay / 5 s delay / 2 s delay / Continuous self-time / Bracketing self-timer
      Pixel Shift Multi Shooting-
      Photo CaptureYes
      PC InterfaceMass-storage / MTP
      Multi/Micro USB TerminalYes49
      Bluetooth®Yes (Bluetooth Standard Ver. 4.1 (2.4 GHz band))
      Multi Interface ShoeYes (with Digital Audio Interface)50
      Mic TerminalYes (3.5 mm Stereo minijack)
      Sync terminal-
      Headphone TerminalYes (3.5 mm Stereo minijack)
      Vertical Grip ConnectorYes
      LAN Terminal-
      FUNCTIONSFTP Transfer Func. (Wired LAN [USB-LAN], USB Tethering, Wi-Fi), View on Smartphone, Remote control via Smartphone, PC Remote, BRAVIA Sync (Control for HDMI), PhotoTV HD
      MicrophoneBuilt-in, stereo
      SpeakerBuilt-in, monaural
      Compatible StandardsExif Print, Print Image Matching III
      Custom function
      TypeCustom key settings, My Menu, My Dial Settings, Reg Cust Shoot Set, Programmable Setting (Body 9 sets / memory card 12 sets)
      Lens Compensation
      SettingPeripheral Shading, Chromatic Aberration, Distortion, Breathing (Movie)
      SCREENREADERYes (Language: English, Speed: 7 steps, Volume: 16 steps)51
      Supplied BatteryOne rechargeable battery pack NP-FZ100
      Internal Battery ChargeYes (Available with USB Type-C Terminal. USB Power Delivery-compatible)
      USB Power SupplyYes (Available with USB Type-C Terminal. USB Power Delivery-compatible)
      Operating Temperature32–104 °F (0–40 ℃)
      Size & Weight
      Weight (with battery and memory card included)Approx. 1 lb 7.3 oz (approx. 658 g)
      Dimensions (W x H x D)Approx. 5.25 x 3.88 x 3.25", approx. 5.25 x 3.88 x 2.75" (From grip to monitor) (approx. 131.3 mm x 96.4 mm x 79.8 mm, approx. 131.3 mm x 96.4 mm x 69.7 mm [From grip to monitor])

      • SEL2870, Rechargeable Battery NP-FZ100, AC adapter, Shoulder strap, Body cap, Accessory shoe cap, Eyepiece cup, USB-A to USB-C cable (USB 3.2), Lens hood, Lens cap, Lens rear cap

      The latest sensor, processing engine, and AI-based autofocus work in tandem with cutting-edge still-photography and movie-making technology to create a fresh, dynamic imaging experience. The α7 IV is the ideal hybrid, providing breathtaking still and movie imagery, along with flexible connectivity for on-the-spot transmission of your images.

      Tech Specs

      Product Type
      Digital camera - 4K - mirrorless system
      Lens Included
      FE 28-70mm OSS lens
      Sensor Resolution
      33.0 Megapixel
      Optical Sensor Type
      Exmor R CMOS
      Total Pixels
      34,100,000 pixels
      Effective Sensor Resolution
      33,000,000 pixels
      Optical Sensor Size
      Full Frame (35.9 x 23.9 mm)
      Frame Rate (Max Resolution)
      60 fps
      ISO (Max)
      Native ISO
      Extended ISO (Max)
      Extended ISO (Min)
      Sensor Dust Reduction
      Sensor Features
      Dust Reduction (image sensor vibration), Anti-Dust coating
      Digital Zoom
      Image Processor
      BIONZ XR
      Image Stabilizer
      Optical (Steady Shot with 5-axis Intelligent Active Mode)
      Built-in Optical Image Stabilizer
      Face Detection
      Digital level meter
      Print Standard
      Exif Print support, PRINT Image Matching
      Auto Focus
      TTL contrast and phase detection
      Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
      AE/AF Control
      Face-priority AF, Subject-tracking AF, Touch Area AF, Zone AF, Real-time Eye AF, Real-time Tracking AF, Wide-area AF, Expanded area AF, animal eye detection, bird eye detection, right/left eye select
      Face Detection
      Eye Detect AF, face-priority AF function
      Digital Video Format
      MPEG-4, H.264, XAVC S, H.265, XAVC HS
      Image Recording Format
      Max Video Resolution
      3840 x 2160
      Audio Signal Format
      Linear PCM, AAC
      Auto Focus Features
      Focus Peaking function, Predictive Focus Control
      USB 2.0, USB-C, IEEE 802.11a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth 4.1
      Connectivity Features
      Remote control via mobile devices, remote live view, Wireless Image Transfer, wireless video upload to FTP server, PC Remote functions via Wi-Fi

      Exposure & White Balance
      Light Sensitivity
      ISO 50, ISO auto, ISO 204800, ISO 100-51200
      Exposure Metering
      Multi-segment, center-weighted, average, highlight spot
      Exposure Metering Zones
      Exposure Modes
      Automatic, manual, aperture-priority, shutter-priority
      Bracketing Modes
      Dynamic Range Bracketing, white balance bracketing
      Special Effects
      Soft Skin, Creative Look presets
      White Balance
      Custom, automatic, presets
      White Balance Presets
      Incandescent, fluorescent, cloudy, flash, daylight, shade, underwater, 2500K - 9900K
      Shutter Type
      Mechanical electronically-controlled
      Max Shutter Speed
      1/8000 sec
      Min Shutter Speed
      30 sec
      Exposure Compensation
      ±5 EV range, in 1/2 or 1/3 EV steps
      Auto Exposure Bracketing
      3, 5 or 9 steps
      X-sync Speed
      1/250 sec
      Exposure Range
      EV -3-20 (ISO 100)

      Lens System
      Zoom lens 28 - 70 mm - f/3.5-5.6 FE OSS - zoom
      Focus Adjustment
      Automatic, manual
      Min Focus Distance
      11.8 in
      Max View Angle
      75 degrees
      Zoom Adjustment
      Lens Construction
      8 groups / 9 elements
      Filter Size
      55 mm
      Lens Mounting Type
      Sony E-mount
      Internal focusing system, full-time manual focusing, ED glass, splashproof, aspherical lens, dustproof

      Additional Features
      Continuous Shooting Speed
      8 frames per second, 3 frames per second, 10 frames per second, 6 frames per second
      Self-Timer Delay
      10 sec, 2 sec, 5 sec
      Flash Terminal
      Hot shoe
      Additional Features
      Built-in speaker, camera orientation detection, histogram display, shadow point display, highlight point display, Dynamic Range Optimizer, USB charging, Intelligent AUTO (iAUTO), fast motion recording, noise reduction over long exposures, high ISO speed noise reduction, silent shooting, BRAVIA Sync function, distortion correction function, S-Log2 gamma setting, slow motion recording, peripheral shading correction, chromatic aberration correction, anti-flicker, Hybrid Log-Gamma (HLG) recording, S-Log3 gamma setting, 4:2:2 10-bit internal rercording, simultaneous streaming & recording mode, focus breathing compensation, USB streaming, 14-bit RAW

      Viewfinder Type
      Electronic - OLED
      Viewfinder Color Support
      Viewfinder Diagonal Size
      Viewfinder Resolution
      3,686,400 pixels
      Optical Viewfinder Field Coverage
      Optical Viewfinder Magnification
      Optical Viewfinder Dioptric Correction Range
      -4 to +3

      3" LCD display
      Display Format
      1,036,000 pixels
      Display Form Factor
      Touch Screen
      Display Features
      Display brightness control

      Microphone Operation Mode
      Microphone Features
      Wind noise reduction

      Connector Type
      • USB 2.0 (5 pin Micro-USB Type B)
      • USB 3.2 Gen 1 (USB Type-C)
      • Microphone (mini-phone stereo 3.5 mm)
      • Headphones (mini-phone stereo 3.5 mm)

      Included Accessories
      Eyepiece cover, lens hood, dust cap, body cap, lens cap, shoulder strap, AC power adapter, shoe cap, USB-C to USB-A cable
      Body Material
      Magnesium alloy
      Dust-resistant, moisture-resistant

      Battery Type
      Sony NP-FZ100 lithium ion
      Sony NP-FZ100 Li-ion rechargeable battery - 2280 mAh (included)
      Battery Life Details
      • Photo shooting - 520 shots (EVF on)
      • Photo shooting - 580 shots (LCD Monitor on)
      • Video recording - 100 minutes (EVF on)
      • Video recording - 110 minutes (LCD Monitor on)

      Memory / Storage
      Memory Card Slot
      SD card, CFexpress / SD card
      Supported Memory Cards
      SD Memory Card, SDXC Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card, SDHC UHS-I Memory Card, SDXC UHS-I Memory Card, SDHC UHS-II Memory Card, SDXC UHS-II Memory Card, CFexpress
      Image Storage
      • 7008 x 4672
      • 4608 x 3072
      • 3504 x 2336
      • 4608 x 3072 - APS-C mode
      • 3504 x 2336 - APS-C mode
      • 6224 x 4672
      • 4096 x 3072
      • 3120 x 2336
      • 4096 x 3072 - APS-C mode
      • 3120 x 2336 - APS-C mode
      • 7008 x 3944
      • 4608 x 2592
      • 3504 x 1968
      • 4608 x 2592 - APS-C mode
      • 3504 x 1968 - APS-C mode
      • 4672 x 4672
      • 3072 x 3072
      • 2336 x 2336
      • 3072 x 3072 - APS-C mode
      • 2336 x 2336 - APS-C mode
      Video Capture
      • XAVC HS - 3840 x 2160 p - 60 fps
      • XAVC HS - 3840 x 2160 p - 24 fps
      • XAVC HS - 3840 x 2160 p - 50 fps
      • XAVC S - 3840 x 2160 p - 60 fps
      • XAVC S - 3840 x 2160 p - 30 fps
      • XAVC S - 3840 x 2160 p - 24 fps
      • XAVC S - 3840 x 2160 p - 50 fps
      • XAVC S - 3840 x 2160 p - 25 fps
      • XAVC S - 1920 x 1080 p - 60 fps
      • XAVC S - 1920 x 1080 p - 30 fps
      • XAVC S - 1920 x 1080 p - 24 fps
      • XAVC S - 1920 x 1080 p - 50 fps
      • XAVC S - 1920 x 1080 p - 25 fps

      Dimensions & Weight
      5.2 in
      3.1 in
      3.8 in
      23.21 oz
      Weight Details
      Camera with battery and memory card: 23.2 oz

      Environmental Parameters
      Min Operating Temperature
      32 °F
      Max Operating Temperature
      104 °F

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