Sony A7 III specs

Model Sony A7 III (with 28-70mm lens)

General

  • Depth
    2.9 in
  • Sensor Resolution
    24.2 Megapixel
  • Optical Sensor Type
    Exmor R CMOS
  • Total Pixels
    25300000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    24200000 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Size
    Full Frame (23.8 x 35.6 mm)
  • Sensor Dust Reduction
    Yes
  • Sensor Features
    Anti-Dust coating, Dust Reduction (image sensor vibration)
  • Digital Zoom
    4 x
  • Image Processor
    BIONZ X
  • System
    TTL contrast and phase detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    693
  • AE/AF Control
    Face-priority AF, Touch Area AF
  • Face Detection Detalis
    face-priority AF function
  • Digital Video Format
    AVCHD, XAVC S
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG, RAW, RAW + JPEG
  • Max Video Resolution
    3840 x 2160
  • Audio Signal Format
    Dolby Digital AC-3 (2 channel), Linear PCM
  • Interfaces Provided
    HDMI, USB 3.1
  • Manufacturer
    Sony

Exposure & White Balance

  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100-51200, ISO 102400, ISO 204800, ISO 50
  • Exposure Metering
    center-weighted, multi-segment, spot
  • Exposure Metering Zones
    1200
  • Exposure Modes
    aperture-priority, automatic, manual, program, shutter-priority
  • Shooting Programs
    landscape, macro, night portrait, night scene, portrait mode, sports mode, sunset
  • Special Effects
    Autumn Leaves, Black & White, Clear, Deep, High contrast monochrome, Landscape, Light, Neutral, Night Scene, Pop Color, Portrait, Posterization, Posterization (B/W), Retro, Rich-tone monochrome, Sepia, Soft High-key, Standard, Style Box, Sunset, Toy camera, Vivid, partial color
  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    2500K - 9900K, cloudy, daylight, flash, fluorescent, fluorescent light (cool white), fluorescent light (daylight white), fluorescent light (daylight), fluorescent light (warm white), incandescent, shade, underwater
  • 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, 9 steps in 1/3, 1/2, 2/3, 1, 2 or 3 EV steps
  • White Balance Bracketing
    Yes
  • X-sync Speed
    1/250 sec
  • Exposure Range
    EV -3-20 (ISO 100)

Environmental Parameters

  • Min Operating Temperature
    32 °F
  • Max Operating Temperature
    104 °F

Miscellaneous

  • Protection
    dust-resistant, moisture-resistant
  • Color Category
    black
  • Included Accessories
    AC power adapter, body cap, eyepiece cover, micro-USB cable, shoe cap, shoulder strap

Lens System

  • Lens Series
    FE OSS
  • Lens Aperture
    f/3.5-5.6
  • Min Focal Length
    28 mm
  • Max Focal Length
    70 mm
  • Min Focus Distance
    11.8 in
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic, manual
  • Zoom Adjustment
    manual
  • Max View Angle
    75 degrees
  • Group Qty
    8
  • Element Qty
    9
  • Filter Size
    55 mm
  • Lens Included
    FE 28-70mm OSS lens
  • Features
    ED glass, aspherical lens, dustproof, full-time manual focusing, internal focusing system, splashproof

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    OLED
  • Viewfinder Color Support
    color
  • Viewfinder Diagonal Size
    0.5 in
  • Viewfinder Resolution
    2359296 pixels
  • Features
    color temperature control, viewfinder brightness control
  • Viewfinder Type
    Electronic - OLED

Memory / Storage

  • Video Capture
    XAVC S - 3840 x 2160 p - 30 fps - 100Mbps
    XAVC S - 3840 x 2160 p - 24 fps - 100Mbps
    XAVC S - 3840 x 2160 p - 30 fps - 60Mbps
    XAVC S - 3840 x 2160 p - 24 fps - 60Mbps
    XAVC S - 1920 x 1080 p - 120 fps - 100Mbps
    XAVC S - 1920 x 1080 p - 120 fps - 60Mbps
    XAVC S - 1920 x 1080 p - 60 fps - 50Mbps
    XAVC S - 1920 x 1080 p - 30 fps - 50Mbps
    XAVC S - 1920 x 1080 p - 24 fps - 50Mbps
    XAVC S - 1920 x 1080 p - 60 fps - 25Mbps
    XAVC S - 1920 x 1080 p - 30 fps - 16Mbps
    AVCHD - 1920 x 1080 i - 60 fps - 24Mbps
    AVCHD - 1920 x 1080 i - 60 fps - 17Mbps
    XAVC S - 3840 x 2160 p - 25 fps - 100Mbps
    XAVC S - 3840 x 2160 p - 25 fps - 60Mbps
    XAVC S - 1920 x 1080 p - 100 fps - 100Mbps
    XAVC S - 1920 x 1080 p - 100 fps - 60Mbps
    XAVC S - 1920 x 1080 p - 50 fps - 50Mbps
    XAVC S - 1920 x 1080 p - 25 fps - 50Mbps
    AVCHD - 1920 x 1080 i - 50 fps - 24Mbps
    AVCHD - 1920 x 1080 i - 50 fps - 17Mbps

Additional Features

  • Self-Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec, 5 sec
  • Flash Terminal
    hot shoe
  • Features
    BRAVIA Sync function, Clear Image Zoom, Dolby Digital Stereo Creator, Dynamic Range Optimizer, GPS via mobile, Hybrid Log-Gamma (HLG) recording, Intelligent AUTO (iAUTO), Lens Distortion Correction, PhotoTV HD, PlayMemories Camera Apps support, S-Log2 gamma setting, S-Log3 gamma setting, USB charging, anti-flicker, built-in help guide, built-in speaker, camera orientation detection, chromatic aberration correction, contrast control, digital image rotation, high ISO speed noise reduction, highlight point display, histogram display, noise reduction over long exposures, peripheral shading correction, saturation control, shadow point display, sharpness control, silent shooting, takes photos while movie recording

Shutter

  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/8000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    30 sec
  • X-sync Speed
    1/250 sec

Microphone

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    stereo

Battery

  • Technology
    lithium ion
  • Battery Life Details
    Photo shooting - 710 shots (LCD Monitor on)
    Photo shooting - 610 shots (EVF on)
    Video recording - 2.08 hours (LCD Monitor on)
    Voice recording - 1.92 hours (EVF on)
  • Battery Type
    Sony NP-FZ100 lithium ion - manufacturer-specific
  • Details
    1 x Sony NP-FZ100 Li-ion rechargeable battery - 2280 mAh (included)

Header

  • Brand
    Sony
  • Product Line
    Sony a7 III
  • Model
    ILCE-7M3K
  • Packaged Quantity
    1

Video Input

  • Type
    digital camera
  • Digital Camera Type
    mirrorless system
  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    10 frames per second, 8 frames per second
  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100-51200, ISO 102400, ISO 204800, ISO 50
  • ISO (Max)
    204800
  • Digital Zoom
    4 x
  • Digital Video Format
    AVCHD, XAVC S
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG, RAW, RAW + JPEG
  • Max Video Resolution
    3840 x 2160
  • Frame Rate (Max Resolution)
    30 fps
  • High-Definition Video Support
    4K
  • Interfaces Provided
    HDMI, USB 3.1
  • Image Processor
    BIONZ X
  • Special Effects
    Autumn Leaves, Black & White, Clear, Deep, High contrast monochrome, Landscape, Light, Neutral, Night Scene, Pop Color, Portrait, Posterization, Posterization (B/W), Retro, Rich-tone monochrome, Sepia, Soft High-key, Standard, Style Box, Sunset, Toy camera, Vivid, partial color
  • HDR Mode
    Auto HDR mode
  • Face Detection
    Yes
  • Face Detection Detalis
    face-priority AF function
  • Flash Terminal
    hot shoe
  • Self-Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec, 5 sec
  • Image Stabilizer
    optical (5-axis Steady Shot)
  • Built-in Optical Image Stabilizer
    Yes
  • Lens Mounting Type
    Sony E-mount
  • Features
    BRAVIA Sync function, Clear Image Zoom, Dolby Digital Stereo Creator, Dynamic Range Optimizer, GPS via mobile, Hybrid Log-Gamma (HLG) recording, Intelligent AUTO (iAUTO), Lens Distortion Correction, PhotoTV HD, PlayMemories Camera Apps support, S-Log2 gamma setting, S-Log3 gamma setting, USB charging, anti-flicker, built-in help guide, built-in speaker, camera orientation detection, chromatic aberration correction, contrast control, digital image rotation, high ISO speed noise reduction, highlight point display, histogram display, noise reduction over long exposures, peripheral shading correction, saturation control, shadow point display, sharpness control, silent shooting, takes photos while movie recording

Dimensions & Weight Details

  • Details
    camera with battery and memory card
  • Weight
    22.9 oz

Exposure Parameters

  • Exposure Metering
    center-weighted, multi-segment, spot
  • Exposure Metering Zones
    1200
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±5 EV range, in 1/2 or 1/3 EV steps
  • Exposure Modes
    aperture-priority, automatic, manual, program, shutter-priority
  • Auto Exposure Bracketing
    3, 5, 9 steps in 1/3, 1/2, 2/3, 1, 2 or 3 EV steps
  • Shooting Programs
    landscape, macro, night portrait, night scene, portrait mode, sports mode, sunset
  • Bracketing Modes
    Flash Exposure Bracketing, white balance bracketing

Exposure Range

  • Light Metering Range
    EV -3-20
  • Sensitivity
    ISO 100

White Balance

  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    2500K - 9900K, cloudy, daylight, flash, fluorescent, fluorescent light (cool white), fluorescent light (daylight white), fluorescent light (daylight), fluorescent light (warm white), incandescent, shade, underwater
  • White Balance Bracketing
    Yes

Auto Focus

  • System
    TTL contrast and phase detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    693
  • AE/AF Control
    Face-priority AF, Touch Area AF
  • Auto Focus Features
    Focus Peaking function

Optical Sensor

  • Sensor Resolution
    24.2 megapixels
  • Optical Sensor Type
    Exmor R CMOS
  • Optical Sensor Size
    Full Frame (23.8 x 35.6 mm)
  • Optical Sensor Size (metric)
    23.8 x 35.6 mm
  • Total Pixels
    25300000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    24200000 pixels
  • Sensor Dust Reduction
    Yes
  • Sensor Features
    Anti-Dust coating, Dust Reduction (image sensor vibration)

Camera Display

  • Type
    LCD display
  • Display Form Factor
    folding
  • Diagonal Size
    2.95 in
  • Diagonal Size (metric)
    7.5 cm
  • Display Format
    921,600 pixels
  • Touch Screen
    Yes
  • Features
    display brightness control

Camera Memory

  • Memory Card Slot
    Memory Stick PRO Duo card, SD card
  • Supported Memory Cards
    Memory Stick PRO Duo, Memory Stick PRO-HG Duo, SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card, SDHC UHS-I Memory Card, SDHC UHS-II Memory Card, SDXC Memory Card, SDXC UHS-I Memory Card, SDXC UHS-II Memory Card

Camera Specifications

  • Wireless Interface
    Bluetooth 4.1, IEEE 802.11b/g/n, NFC (Near Field Communication)
  • Sensors
    digital level meter
  • Connectivity Features
    Wireless Image Transfer, remote control via mobile devices, remote live view
  • Print Standard
    DPOF support, Exif Print support, PRINT Image Matching

Pro Camcorder Features

  • Audio Signal Format
    Dolby Digital AC-3 (2 channel), Linear PCM

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    5 in
  • Depth
    2.9 in
  • Height
    3.8 in
  • Weight
    22.93 oz

General

  • Manufacturer
    Sony