Sony just announced the Sony A7s II full frame mirrorless E-mount digital camera. The best low light camera option just got even better! I’m a little surprised by this considering the specs, but an updated body is really a great thing and brings the low light shooting to an even higher level! According to BHPhoto (Click Here), the new Sony A7s II will be available and shipping out on September 17th @ 12am.
I only went over things quickly this morning so far, but the camera clearly has some new goods worth checking out, such as internal UHD 4k, the killer S-log3 gamma, fast intelligent AF down to -4EV, and a much better camera body with the 5-axis steadyShot technology inside.
This camera is the best photojournalists option to date by far in my opinion! I’m talking about in the field looking for a point and shoot camera that is the best possible quality in the smallest form factor possible. I know the folks from Vice News use the original A7s a lot, so this new camera will certainly be added to their gear I’m sure.
- 12.2MP Full-Frame Exmor CMOS Sensor
- BIONZ X Image Processor
- Internal UHD 4K/30 & 1080p/120 Recording
- S-Log3 Gamma and Display Assist Function
- 5-Axis SteadyShot INSIDE Stabilization
- 0.5″ 2.36m-Dot XGA OLED Tru-Finder EVF
- ISO 100-102400, Expandable to ISO 409600
- Fast Intelligent AF to -4 EV
- Full Pixel Read-Out
- $2999 US
A7s II Key Upgrades:
- S-Log3 gamma offers better tonal reproduction from shadow to midtone (18% grey) compared to S-Log2.
- S-Log2 is also available
- AF in Video shooting is 2x faster than the previous A7S
- 169 point AF
- EVF XGA OLED Tru-Finder
- Full magnesium alloy body
- Stronger lens mount for larger lenses
- 500k shutter cycles
- Image stabilisation is 4.5EV better than the A7S
- Shutter is 50% quieter than the A7S
Key Upgrades Courtesy of: TheVideoMode >
High Res A7s II – Closer Look
Click Photos for larger ~1000PX versions!
Sony A7s II – Sample Video
Pre-order A7s II for $2999 US @ BHPhoto (Click Here)
I will update this new A7s II announcement article as new news and first hand accounts are re-leased today on the web. Please be sure to check back later on for updates, because I have to head to work now…
I also heard the new A6000 camera will be announced within the next week or two for those eagerly awaiting…
Have a great day and please feel free to ask question and comment below as always 😉
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