Sony A7 II vs. Sony A7

Sony Alpha 7 II vs. Sony Alpha 7 2 (2)

Sony A7 II camera  is a successor of the Sony A7 camera.. does the A7 II carry enough improvements ? take a look below to find out the details…

Major Difference

Sony Alpha 7 II vs. Sony Alpha 7 Specification Comparison Table.  

Sony Alpha 7 II vs. Sony Alpha 7 3


The A7 II is a successor of the A7 and features about 40% faster booting in comparison to A7, the AF speed also increased to 30%. Additionally the A7 II features 5 axis IS system that excellently reduces the camera shake effect on the image

Megapixels: both the cameras offer a full frame 24.3MP sensor that ensures the delivery of high quality images with great clarity and the images can further be processed or cropped.

Auto focus: The Sony A7 II features an unique 5-axis image stabilization system that reduces the blur caused due to unneeded movement of the camera into any of the five directions horizontal shift, vertical shift, rotary motion, as well as the yaw and pitch. On the other hand A7 has no IS system.

AF system: both the cameras feature a hybrid AF system that offers both contrast detect and phase detect AF mode for quick and accurate AF. The phase detection method is considered ideal for acquiring fast AF while the contrast detect method fine tunes the area under focus. The new algorithm of A7 II allows 30% faster AF than the A7. The Sony A7 features a unique new eye AF control that provides accurate focus to the face even when the person (subject) is standing slightly turned away from the camera’s direction. This AF system keeps track of the eye pupil and hence provides extremely accurate AF.

The A7 II offers 117+25 AF points while the A7 offers 117+25 AF points.

ISO: both the cameras offer same ISO sensitivity range of 50-51200 that ensures creamy images at low ISO and better low lightning performance and sharp images of even the fastest moving objects at high ISO.

Shooting speed: both the cameras can take up to 5 shots in a second.

Sony Alpha 7 II vs. Sony Alpha 7 2 (1)

Videos: both the cameras can capture full HD 1080p videos up to 60fps.

Display: both the cameras offer a 3.0” 1230K LCD screen for live time monitoring and playback. The screen can be tilted to several high and low angles in order to gain ease while shooting.

WI-FI: Both the cameras features WI-FI that makes them capable of wireless image sharing with any iOS or android device. The linked device also acts as a remote control for the cameras. additionally the A7 II offers NFC that allows the user to connect the two devices by just tapping both of their body.

Battery: both the cameras can takes 340 shots in one battery cycle

Dimension: both the cameras are of same size.

Wight: A7 II weighs more than A7.

High ISO Test Between Sony A7 II vs. Sony A7 

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Verdict: The Camera does offer a bunch of improvements but the sensor remains same so you will get the same image quality at the end… so we highly recommend you to wait for the Sony A7 III camera if you are a Sony A7 II owner and if you are a new user than you must go for the newly announced Sony A7 II camera.,

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