Sony a7 II Review

Sony a7 II Full-Frame Alpha Mirrorless Digital Camera a7II ILCE-7M2/K with FE 28-70mm F3.5-5.6 OSS Lens Kit and Deco Gear Professional Photo Video Camera Case 2X Extra Battery Power Editing Bundle

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The Sony a7 II is a Sony E mount camera from Sony with a 35.8 x 23.9 mm (Full-Frame) CMOS sensor. You can view the best Sony mirrorless cameras here.

The Sony a7 II Mirrorless Camera is a high-end camera that features a 24.3MP Full-Frame Exmor CMOS Sensor, BIONZ X Image Processor, 5-Axis SteadyShot INSIDE Stabilization, Enhanced Fast Hybrid AF and 5 fps Burst, Full HD XAVC S Video and S-Log2 Gamma, 3.0″ 1,228.8k-Dot Tilting LCD Monitor, XGA 2.36M-Dot OLED Electronic Viewfinder, Weather-Resistant Magnesium Alloy Body, Refined Grip & Robust Lens Mount, Built-In Wi-Fi Connectivity with NFC. Its key features make it a great choice for photographers who demand top-tier performance.

Sony a7 II Key Features

  • 24.3MP Full-Frame Exmor CMOS Sensor
  • BIONZ X Image Processor
  • 5-Axis SteadyShot INSIDE Stabilization
  • Enhanced Fast Hybrid AF and 5 fps Burst
  • Full HD XAVC S Video and S-Log2 Gamma
  • 3.0″ 1,228.8k-Dot Tilting LCD Monitor
  • XGA 2.36M-Dot OLED Electronic Viewfinder
  • Weather-Resistant Magnesium Alloy Body
  • Refined Grip & Robust Lens Mount
  • Built-In Wi-Fi Connectivity with NFC

Sony a7 II Video Review

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Frequently Asked Questions

What’s included with the Sony a7 II?
Included with the Sony a7 II are: Sony a7 II Mirrorless Camera, Sony NP-FW50 Lithium-Ion Rechargeable Battery (1020mAh), Sony NP-FW50 Lithium-Ion Rechargeable Battery (1020mAh), AC-UUD11 AC Battery Charging Adaptor, Shoulder Strap, Body Cap, Multi-Interface Shoe Cover, Eyepiece Cup, Micro-USB Cable, Limited 1-Year Warranty. You can also usually find Sony a7 II bundle kits with additional accessories and lenses included.

What lens mount does the Sony a7 II have?
The Sony a7 II has a Sony E lens mount. This is a popular lens mount, so you should have no issues finding Sony E lenses. This lens mount is also available on the following cameras: Sony a7 II, Sony a7 III, Sony a7 IV, Sony a7C, Sony a7R IIIA, Sony a7R IVA, Sony a7R V, Sony a7S III, Sony a9 II, Sony ZV-E10

What kind of sensor does the Sony a7 II have?
The Sony a7 II has a 35.8 x 23.9 mm (Full-Frame) CMOS sensor.

What is the resolution of the Sony a7 II?
The Sony a7 II’s 35.8 x 23.9 mm (Full-Frame) CMOS sensor has the following resolutions – Actual: 24.7 Megapixel
Effective: 24.3 Megapixel (6000 x 4000).

Does the Sony a7 II have image stabilization?
The Sony a7 II has Sensor-Shift, 5-Axis image stabilization. Image stabilization is important for photographers interested in shooting in low light without relying on a tripod.

What size and resolution screen does the Sony a7 II have?
The Sony a7 II’s screen is 3.0″ and has a resolution of 1,228,800 Dots.

How many autofocus points does the Sony a7 II have?
The Sony a7 II has the following autofocus points – Phase Detection: 117
Contrast Detection: 25.

What is the material construction of the Sony a7 II?
The Sony a7 II is made of Magnesium Alloy.

Does the Sony a7 II have a built-in ND filter?
The Sony a7 II does not have a built-in ND filter. While having a built-in filter is convenient, you can always buy quality filters for your lenses and have more flexibility.

Can the Sony a7 II shoot photos and video?
The Sony a7 II can shoot stills & video. This is arguably the most important feature to check before purchasing a camera. You don’t want to be caught off guard when you go to shoot video and your camera only takes photos.

What batteries does the Sony a7 II take?
The Sony a7 II takes the following batteries: 1 x NP-FW50 Rechargeable Lithium-Ion, 1020 VDC.

How are the Sony a7 II’s dimensions?
The Sony a7 II has dimensions of 5 x 3.8 x 2.4″ / 126.9 x 95.7 x 59.7 mm.

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