Sony Alpha A7 and A7R Review

Sony Alpha A7 and A7R Review

Leo Laporte and Russell Tammany review the Sony Alpha A7R on Before You Buy episode #109.

Description: The Sony Alpha A7R features the world's lightest interchangeable lens full-frame camera, with a 36.4MP resolution, fast interface, and simple connectivity.

Pros:Cons:
  • Small and compact for full frame
  • Great video features
  • Excellent RAW file output
  • AF still slow in low light
  • Limited lens selection
  • Phase AF still not great for sports

Price: $1699.99 (A7), $2299.99 (A7R)

A7 Verdict: Buy!

A7R Verdict: Don't Buy!