Just announced this afternoon is the much anticipated Sony a7RII. Boasting 42 megapixels in a full-frame sensor, the Sony a7RII promises to be the newest king in the mirrorless camera world. However, the camera has some more features up its sleeve, like internal 4K video and an incredible 399 Phase-Detect AF points at 5 fps.
Many have hailed the original Sony a7R as one of the best cameras available, outing even some of the top contenders in the DSLR market. Sony has taken what made the a7R so special and added to it, creating the a7RII, a beast of a camera, in an incredibly small package. Specifications are listed below:
Sony Alpha a7RII
- 42MP Full-Frame Exmor R BSI CMOS Sensor
- BIONZ X Image Processor
- 5-Axis SteadyShot INSIDE Stabilization
- 399 Phase-Detect AF Points & 5 fps Burst
- Internal 4K XAVC S Video & S-Log2 Gamma
- Weather-Resistant Magnesium Alloy Body
- Built-In Wi-Fi Connectivity with NFC
Very little information has been released other than the short spec sheet and press release, more information will be added as it becomes available. B&H Photo has teased the preorder date of June 17th, with the release sometime in August. The camera can be preordered from B&H Photo when it becomes available for $3198.