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Officially announced: New Sony A7rIII, 24-105mm and 400mm FE lenses!


Sony officially announced the new Sony A7rIII, 24-15mm and 400mm FE lenses. This page will be continually updated with new information and links:

Preorders :
Sony A7rIII at Amazon, Bhphoto, Adorama, BuyDig, FocusCamera, Calumet DE, Wex UK. Sony Australia.
Sony 24-105mm at Amazon, Bhphoto, Adorama, BuyDig, FocusCamera, Calumet DE, Wex UK.

Press release:
A7rIII at SonyAlphaRumors. Dpreview, ThePhoBlographer. CameraLabs. Hugh Brownstone. Imaging Resource. Full size image samples at Sony. CameraJabber. A7rII vs A7rIII by Camerajabber. Chris from TheCamerastoreTV. First impressions by Photographyblog.
400mm f/2.8 FE at SonyAlphaRumors. Dpreview (release is summer 2018)
24-105mm f/4.0 FE OSS at SonyAlphaRumors. Dpreview. Image samples at Sony. CameraJabber.

A7rIII group:
Join our new Sony a7rIII facebook group if you plan to own this camera!

A7rIII key specs (via ThePhoBlographer):

  • BSI 42.2 MP full frame sensor same sensor
  • 4K HDR video
  • ISO 100 to 32000
  • 10fps
  • 14 bit raw for everything including continuous shooting
  • 5 axis stabilization to 5.5 stops
  • Physical dimensions are identical to the Sony a7r II
  • All the new stuff is inside with the exception of the Joystick from the Sony a9
  • 15 stops of dynamic range due to the processor of the camera. This is only at low resolution but they’re not sure how high of an ISO that will extend to
  • Autofocus from a9
  • Eye AF operates at double the speed
  • No optical low pass filter
  • Highest picture quality of any camera they’ve made
  • Low vibration shutter, completely new shutter
  • Bionz X processor
  • Raw compressed buffer at 87 photos and uncompressed is 28
  • Pixel shift multi shooting to capture more color.
  • 399 phase detection AF points
  • Contrast AF points: 425
  • 68% of the sensor area covered with AF points
  • 2x faster autofocus than the previous camera
  • Subject tracking performance has doubled in effectiveness
  • Touch functions on the screen: AF-on, multi selector and anti-flicker
  • Fast AF and exposure tracking at 10fps
  • 8fps shooting continuous Live View
  • Full HD video at 120p
  • 4K video at 24p and 30p
  • USB 3.1
  • Dust and moisture resistant
  • Two card slots
  • 3.69 million dot OLED tru-finder
  • The A9 battery
  • PC sync port
  • You can externally power the camera via USB
  • No mirror shock no shutter shock and silent shooting
  • 10fps no black out. At 8fps there is momentary blackout
  • No time lapse mode
  • $3,199.99 in market at end of November

Some hot new A7rIII feature

I read on Sony China that this is an equivalent resolution of 99MP on Bayer sensors!

Sony 24-15mm F/4 FE OSS image:




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