Sony A7SII vs Sony A7RII Comparison

Here is a quick review and comparison for the Sony A7SII vs Sony A7RII full-frame mirrorless cameras.

To see the difference between Sony A7SII vs Sony A7RII mirrorless cameras with full-frame image sensors we have put together Sony A7SII vs Sony A7RII specs comparison table below.

The Sony A7SII is a 12.2-megapixel full-frame compact system camera with 4K video recording, enhanced auto-focus, an expanded ISO range of 50 up to 409,600 (100-102,400 native) and a silent image capture mode that can be activated for 5fps continuous shooting.

The Sony A7RII boasts high speed AF response up to 40% faster than the original α7R thanks to 399 focal plane phase detection AF points. The 42.4 MP sensor combines gapless on-chip lens design and AR (anti-reflective) coating on the surface of the sensor’s glass seal to dramatically improve light collection efficiency, resulting in high sensitivity with low-noise performance and wide dynamic range.

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Specifications Comparison of Sony A7SII vs Sony A7RII Cameras

Below you can see the specs comparison table of Sony A7SII vs Sony A7RII mirrorless interchangeable lens cameras. Some differences like sensor, image size, shooting speed, lcd size etc.. detailed as bold on the table.

Feature a7SII a7RII
Sensor Resolution 12.2 MP 42.4 MP
Sensor Type CMOS BSI-CMOS
Sensor Size 35.6 x 23.8 mm 35.9 x 24 mm
Sensor Type Full Frame Full Frame
SteadyShot INSIDE (image stabilization) 5-axis optical image stabilization 5-axis optical image stabilization
Image Size 4240 x 2832 7952 x 5304
Image Processor Bionz X Bionz X
Viewfinder Type Electronic Electronic
Viewfinder Coverage %100 %100
Viewfinder Magnification 0.78x 0.78x
Storage Media SD/SDHC/SDXC SD/SDHC/SDXC
Continuous Shooting Speed 5 FPS 5 FPS
Max Shutter Speed 1/8000 to 30 sec 1/8000 to 30 sec
ISO Sensitivity Still images: ISO 100-102400 (expandable to ISO 50-409600), AUTO (ISO 100-12800, selectable lower limit and upper limit), Movies: ISO 100-102400 equivalent (expandable to ISO 100-409600), AUTO (ISO 100-12800 equivalent, selectable lower limit and upper limit) “Still images: ISO 100-25600 (expandable to ISO 50–102400 for shooting still images), AUTO (ISO 100-6400, selectable lower limit and upper limit)Movies: ISO 100-25600 equivalent, AUTO (ISO 100-6400 equivalent, selectable lower limit and upper limit)”
Autofocus System 169 points 399 points
Recording Format XAVC S / AVCHD / MP4 XAVC S / AVCHD / MP4
Movie Size XAVC S 4K: 3840 x 2160
AVCHD: 1920 x 1080
MP4: 1920 x 1080
XAVC S 4K: 3840 x 2160
AVCHD: 1920 x 1080
MP4: 1920 x 1080
High Frame Rate Recording 1920 x 1080 (24p/12Mbps, 30p/16Mbps)
Picture Profile Yes (Off / PP1-PP9) Parameters: Black level, Gamma (Movie, Still, Cine1-4, ITU709, ITU709 [800%], S-Log2, S-Log3), Black Gamma, Knee, Color Mode (Movie, Still, Cinema, Pro, ITU709 Matrix, White&Black, S-Gamut, S-Gamut3.Cine, S-Gamut3), Saturation, Color Phase, Color Depth, Detail, Copy, Reset Yes (Off/PP1-PP7) Parameters: Black level, Gamma (Movie, Still, Cine1-4, ITU709, ITU709 [800%], S-Log2), Black Gamma, Knee, Color Mode, Saturation, Color Phase, Color Depth, Detail, Copy, Reset
Clean HDMI output 3840 x 2160 (30p/24p) / 1920 x 1080 (60p/24p) / 1920 x 1080 (60i), YCbCr 4:2:2 8bit/ RGB 8bit 3840 x 2160 (30p/24p) / 1920 x 1080 (60p/24p) / 1920 x 1080 (60i), YCbCr 4:2:2 8bit/ RGB 8bit
LCD Size 3″ Tilting TFT-LCD 3″ Tilting TFT-LCD
LCD Resolution 1,228,800 dots 1,228,800 dots
AWB micro adjustment G7 to M7 (57 steps), A7 to B7 (29 steps) G7 to M7 (57 steps), A7 to B7 (29 steps)
Exposure compensation +/-5.0 EV (in 1/3 EV or 1/2 EV steps), with exposure compensation dial: +/-3.0 EV (in 1/3 EV steps) +/-5.0 EV (in 1/3 EV or 1/2 EV steps), with exposure compensation dial: +/-3.0 EV (in 1/3 EV steps)
AE Bracketing Bracket: Single/Bracket: Cont., 3/5/9 frames selectable. With 3 or 5 frames, in 1/3, 1/2, 2/3, 1.0, 2.0 or 3.0 EV increments, with 9 frames, in 1/3, 1/2, 2/3 or 1.0 EV increments. Bracket: Single/Bracket: Cont., 3/5/9 frames selectable. With 3 or 5 frames, in 1/3, 1/2, 2/3, 1.0, 2.0 or 3.0 EV increments, with 9 frames, in 1/3, 1/2, 2/3 or 1.0 EV increments.
New Gamma Display Assist function Yes (This new function lets you view images with natural contrast while recording in S-Log gamma setting, converting S-Log2 and S-Log3 into ITU709 (800%) gamma for monitoring*8 images or checking focus while enlarging an image, on the LCD screen or viewfinder.)
Built-in Wi-Fi Yes Yes
Shutter Durability 500,000 500,000
Battery NP-FW50 NP-FW50
Battery Life 310 shots (CIPA) 290 shots (CIPA)
USB Version 2.0 2.0
Dimensions 127 x 96 x 60 mm 127 x 96 x 60 mm
Weight 627g 625g

Sony A7RII Mirrorless Camera Price

Buy Sony A7RII Full-Frame Mirrorless Camera
Sony A7RII Full-Frame Mirrorless Camera $3,200.00 Amazon | Adorama

Sony A7SII Mirrorless Camera Price

The Sony α7SII full-frame interchangeable lens camera will be available in the US from October for $2,999.

Buy Sony A7SII Full-Frame Mirrorless Camera
Sony A7SII Full-Frame Mirrorless Camera $2,999.00 Amazon | Adorama