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Camera 1: Sony A7S III 12.1MP Digital Camera - Body Only
Model Name: Sony A7S III 12.1MP Digital Camera - Body Only
Image:Sony A7S III 12.1MP Digital Camera - Body Only
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Release Date Jul 28, 2020
Body Type SLR-style mirrorless
Sensor Specs
Sensor Max Resolution Camera Specs4240 x 2832
Other Resolutions
Image Ratio Camera Specs 1:1, 4:3, 3:2, 16:9
Effective Pixels Camera Specs 12 megapixels
Sensor Photo Detectors Camera Specs 13 megapixels
Sensor Size Camera Specs Full frame (35.6 x 23.8 mm)
Sensor Type Camera Specs BSI-CMOS
Processor Type Camera Specs Bionz XR
Image Features
ISO (sensitivity to light - higher is better) Camera Specs Auto, 80-102400 (expands to 40-409600)
Boosted ISO Minimum Camera Specs 40
White Balance Presets Camera Specs 7
Custom White Balance Camera Specs Yes
Image Stabilization Camera Specs Sensor-shift
Image Stabilization Notes 5-axis
CIPA images tabilizationrating Camera Specs 5.5 stop(s)
Uncompressed Format Camera Specs RAW
JPEG quality Levels Camera Specs Extra fine, fine, normal
Focus & Lens (Optics) Features
Auto focus Camera Specs
  • Contrast Detect (sensor)
  • Phase Detect
  • Multi-area
  • Center
  • Selective single-point
  • Tracking
  • Single
  • Continuous
  • Touch
  • Face Detection
  • Live View
Optical Zoom Camera Specs
Maximum Aperture Camera Specs
Manual Focus Camera Specs Yes
Normal Focus Range Camera Specs
Macro Focus Range Camera Specs
Number Focus Point Camera Specs 759
Lens Mount Camera Specs Sony E
Focal Length Equiv. Camera Specs
LCD Display Characteristics
Articulated LCD (vari-angle / flip) Camera Specs Fully articulated
Screen Size Camera Specs 3″
Touch screen Camera Specs Yes
Viewfinder Features
View finder Type Camera Specs Electronic
Live View Camera Specs Yes
View finder Coverage Camera Specs 100%
View finder Magnification Camera Specs 0.91×
View finder Resolution Camera Specs 9,440,000
Photography Features
Minimum Shutter Speed Camera Specs 30 sec
Maximum Shutter Speed Camera Specs 1/8000 sec
Maximum Shutter Speed Electronic Camera Specs
Subject Scene Modes Camera Specs No
Flash Modes Camera Specs
Flash Range Camera Specs
External Flash Camera Specs Yes (Multi-interface shoe)
Continuous Drive Camera Specs 10.0 fps
Self Timer Camera Specs Yes
Metering Mode Camera Specs
  • Multi
  • Center-weighted
  • Highlight-weighted
  • Average
  • Spot
Exposure Compensation Camera Specs ±5 (at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV steps)
Auto Exposure Bracketing (AEB) Camera Specs ±5 (3, 5 frames at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV, 2/3 EV, 1 EV steps)
White Balance (WB) Bracketing Camera Specs Yes
Videography Features
Video Resolutions Camera Specs
Digital Video Format Camera Specs MPEG-4, XAVC S, XAVC HS, XAVC S-I, H.264, H.265
Video Modes Camera Specs 3840 x 2160 @ 120p / 280 Mbps, XAVC HS, MP4, H.265, Linear PCM 3840 x 2160 @ 100p / 280 Mbps, XAVC HS, MP4, H.265, Linear PCM 3840 x 2160 @ 60p / 200 Mbps, XAVC HS, MP4, H.265, Linear PCM 3840 x 2160 @ 50p / 200 Mbps, XAVC HS, MP4, H.265, Linear PCM 3840 x 2160 @ 30p / 140 Mbps, XAVC HS, MP4, H.265, Linear PCM 3840 x 2160 @ 25p / 140 Mbps, XAVC HS, MP4, H.265, Linear PCM 3840 x 2160 @ 24p / 100 Mbps, XAVC HS, MP4, H.265, Linear PCM 3840 x 2160 @ 60p / 600 Mbps, XAVC S-I, MP4, H.264, Linear PCM 3840 x 2160 @ 50p / 500 Mbps, XAVC S-I, MP4, H.264, Linear PCM 3840 x 2160 @ 30p / 300 Mbps, XAVC S-I, MP4, H.264, Linear PCM 3840 x 2160 @ 25p / 250 Mbps, XAVC S-I, MP4, H.264, Linear PCM 3840 x 2160 @ 24p / 240 Mbps, XAVC S-I, MP4, H.264, Linear PCM 3840 x 2160 @ 120p / 280 Mbps, XAVC S, MP4, H.264, Linear PCM 3840 x 2160 @ 100p / 280 Mbps, XAVC S, MP4, H.264, Linear PCM 3840 x 2160 @ 60p / 200 Mbps, XAVC S, MP4, H.264, Linear PCM 3840 x 2160 @ 50p / 200 Mbps, XAVC S, MP4, H.264, Linear PCM 3840 x 2160 @ 30p / 140 Mbps, XAVC S, MP4, H.264, Linear PCM 3840 x 2160 @ 25p / 140 Mbps, XAVC S, MP4, H.264, Linear PCM 3840 x 2160 @ 24p / 100 Mbps, XAVC S, MP4, H.264, Linear PCM 1920 x 1080 @ 60p / 222 Mbps, XAVC S-I, MP4, H.264, Linear PCM 1920 x 1080 @ 50p / 185 Mbps, XAVC S-I, MP4, H.264, Linear PCM 1920 x 1080 @ 30p / 111 Mbps, XAVC S-I, MP4, H.264, Linear PCM 1920 x 1080 @ 25p / 93 Mbps, XAVC S-I, MP4, H.264, Linear PCM 1920 x 1080 @ 24p / 89 Mbps, XAVC S-I, MP4, H.264, Linear PCM 1920 x 1080 @ 120p / 100 Mbps, XAVC S, MP4, H.264, Linear PCM 1920 x 1080 @ 100p / 100 Mbps, XAVC S, MP4, H.264, Linear PCM 1920 x 1080 @ 60p / 50 Mbps, XAVC S, MP4, H.264, Linear PCM 1920 x 1080 @ 50p / 50 Mbps, XAVC S, MP4, H.264, Linear PCM 1920 x 1080 @ 25p / 50 Mbps, XAVC S, MP4, H.264, Linear PCM 1920 x 1080 @ 24p / 50 Mbps, XAVC S, MP4, H.264, Linear PCM
Videography Notes
Audio Input & Output
Speaker Mono
Microphone Stereo
Data Storage
Storage Types Camera Specs Maximum 512 GB SDXC, Bus Architecture Flash - SDXC, 2 Slot(s) UHS-II SDXC
Storage Included
Connectivity Types
USB Connection USB 3.2 Gen 1 (5 GBit/sec)
USB Charging Yes (USB PD supported)
HDMI Port Yes (Standard)
Micro Port Yes
Wireless Built-In
Wireless Note 802.11ac (dual band) + Bluetooth
Headphone Port Yes
Remote Control & Wi-Fi Yes (wireless or smartphone)
Other Camera Body Features
Environmentally Sealed Camera Specs Yes
Durability Camera Specs
Battery Rechargeable Lithium-ion Battery Pack
Battery Description NP-FZ100
Battery Life 600
Charger Model
Battery Grip
Weight 699 g (1.54 lb / 24.66 oz)
Dimensions 129 x 97 x 81 mm (5.08 x 3.82 x 3.19″)
Orientation Sensor Camera Specs Yes
Time Lapse Recording Camera Specs
GPS Connection None
GPS Notes
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