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Sony A7RII vs Nikon D810 Comparison

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Here is a quick review and comparison for the Sony A7RII vs Nikon D810 full-frame cameras.

To see the difference between Sony A7RII vs Nikon D810 cameras we have put together Sony A7RII vs Nikon D810 specs comparison table below.

Sony A7RII featuring the world’s first back-illuminated full-frame Exmor R CMOS sensor with a resolution of 42.4 megapixels with 4K video recording. The new Sony A7RII boasts high speed AF response up to 40% faster than the original α7R thanks to 399 focal plane phase detection AF points.

Nikon D810 features a brand new 36.3 megapixel sensor with no optical low pass filter, Expeed 4 image processing engine, 51-point auto-focus system and 5fps burst shooting at full resolution.

Specifications Comparison of Sony A7RII vs Nikon D810 Cameras


Below you can see the specs comparison table of Sony A7RII vs Nikon D810 full-frame cameras. Some differences like sensor, image size, shooting speed, lcd size etc.. detailed as bold on the table.

Feature Sony a7RII Nikon D810
Sensor Resolution 42.4 MP 36 MP
Sensor Size 35.9 x 24 mm 35.9 x 24 mm
Sensor Type Full Frame Full Frame
AA Filter No No
Image Size 7952 x 5304 7360 x 4912
Image Processor Bionz X Expeed 4
Viewfinder Type Electronic Optical (tunnel)
Viewfinder Coverage %100 %100
Viewfinder Magnification 0.78x 0.7x
Storage Media SD/SDHC/SDXC SD/SDHC/SDXC, CompactFlash
Continuous Shooting Speed 5 FPS 5 FPS
Max Shutter Speed 1/8000 to 30 sec 1/8000 to 30 sec
Native ISO Sensitivity ISO 100-25,600 ISO 64-12,800
Boosted ISO Sensitivity ISO 50, ISO 102,400 ISO 32, ISO 51,200
Autofocus System 399 points 51 points
Video Output MPEG-4, AVCHD, XAVC S H.264, MPEG-4
Video Maximum Resolution 3840 x 2160 (30p, 25p, 24p) 1920 x 1080 (60p, 50p, 30p, 25p, 24p)
LCD Size 3″ Tilting TFT-LCD 3.2″ Fixed TFT-LCD
LCD Resolution 1,228,800 dots 1,229,000 dots
Exposure Compensation ±5 EV (at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV steps) ±5 (at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV, 1 EV steps)
AE Bracketing ±5 (3, 5 frames at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV, 2/3 EV, 1 EV, 2 EV steps) ±5 (2, 3, 5, 7 frames at 1/3 EV, 2/3 EV, 1 EV steps)
WB Bracketing Yes Yes
Timelapse recording No Yes
GPS No Optional
Built-in Wi-Fi Yes No
Built-in Flash No Yes
Battery NP-FW50 EN-EL15
Battery Life 290 shots (CIPA) 1,200 shots (CIPA)
USB Version 2.0 3.0
Dimensions 127 x 96 x 60 mm 146 x 123 x 82 mm
Weight 625g 880g

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. This allows the camera to shoot at an ISO range of 100 to 25600 that is expandable to ISO 50 to 1024002.

Sony A7RII Mirrorless Camera Price

The Sony α7R II full-frame interchangeable lens camera is available for a price tag about $3200.

Buy Sony A7RII Full-Frame Mirrorless Camera
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See how we covered the Sony A7RII mirrorless camera after its officially announced.