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α7 II

Stability for all

Breathtaking image quality meets unrivaled shooting freedom in the α7 II, the world’s first full-frame camera with 5-axis image stabilization. Discover full-frame, palm-sized perfection and stability for all!

Picture of α7 II E-mount Camera with Full Frame Sensor

α7 II E-mount Camera with Full Frame Sensor


Picture of α7 II E-mount Camera with Full Frame Sensor

Body Only|Body + 28-70mm Zoom Lens|

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New handheld freedom

Now you can fully express your vision with full-frame quality and cutting-edge camera shake compensation compatible with wide-ranging lenses.

5-axis image stabilization

The world’s first in a full-frame camera

Dramatically expand your range of expression by compensating for five types of camera shake while shooting still images and movies.

  • 5-axis image stabilization
  • Pitch and yaw compensation
  • Shift (X-Y) compensation
  • Roll compensation
  • Wide-ranging compatibilityWide-ranging compatibility
  • Automatic optimizationAutomatic optimization

Discover the 5-axis stabilization difference for yourself

High-performance Fast Hybrid AF

Remarkably fast for a full-frame camera AF system

Whenever fleeting photo opportunities arise, you can always depend on state-of-the-art Fast Hybrid AF.

  • Fast Hybrid AFFast Hybrid AF

A formula for beauty

Images are gorgeous from corner to corner, courtesy of Sony’s 35mm full-frame Exmor CMOS image sensor and BIONZ X™ image processing engine.

Stunning 24.3-megapixel resolution

The Sony full-frame advantage

Stunning 24.3-megapixel resolution, low noise, an extremely wide dynamic range and subtle gradations.


BIONZ X speed and precision

High-speed processing faithfully reproduces textures and details in real time, as seen by the naked eye.


Expressive moviemaking

Create movies of breathtaking visual and sound quality with exquisite background blur and the sensitivity to bring dark scenes to vibrant life.

Pro-quality XAVC S format

For extremely high image quality and minimal noise, record movies in the high-bit-rate XAVC S format, which enables Full HD image recording at 50Mbps (60p/50p, 30p/25p, 24p).

Pro-quality XAVC S format

Quality meets superb functionality

The α7 II includes advanced features that serious moviemakers demand.

Picture Profile

Picture Profile

Saves various adjusted parameters and settings as a profile.

S-Log2 gamma setting

S-Log2 gamma setting

Creates a 1,300% wider dynamic range. Perfect for post-production.

Time code / User bit

Time code / User bit

Record Run, Free Run and embedded time code during clean HDMI output.

Clean HDMI output

Clean HDMI output

Transfer Full HD movie signals in real-time to an external monitor.

Meticulous craftsmanship

The refinement professionals demanded

Controls are refined for intuitive operation and immediate adjustment while viewing scenes through the viewfinder. It’s a whole new level of sophistication and control.

  • Swift and robustSwift and robust
  • Stable and clearStable and clear
  • Flexible and friendlyFlexible and friendly
  • Easy and customizableEasy and customizable
Full support for the full-frame advantage

Full support for the full-frame advantage

E-mount and A-mount Full-frame lenses

Sony broadens your photographic horizons with an expanded lineup of full-frame A-mount and E-mount lenses offering incomparable performance.

New possibilities at your command

Easy wireless image transfer

Easy wireless image transfer

Connect the camera to a smartphone or tablet with one touch!

Connect the camera to a smartphone or tablet with one touch!

The exciting download service

Heighten photographic expression according to your own creative needs.

Wide-ranging accessories meet every need

Professional level options open up new possibilities.

Further expand your shooting pleasure and give your photography a professional edge with accessories specially designed for this model.

Supported in Capture One Express (for Sony)

One of the world's best RAW converters by Phase One

Capture One Express (for Sony) is one of the world's best RAW converters, rendering precise colours and incredible detail. It contains flexible digital asset management, all the essential adjustment tools and fast, responsive performance in one customizable and integrated solution.

The α7 II is the world’s first full-frame camera with 5-axis image stabilization and provides camera shake compensation for wide-ranging mountable lenses. Compact and refined for intuitive operation, it offers enhanced Fast Hybrid AF that delivers lightning-fast focusing, super-wide coverage and exceptionally effective tracking of fast-moving subjects.
  • World’s 1st full-frame camera with 5-axis image stabilization

  • Fast and effective, enhanced Fast Hybrid AF

  • 24.3-megapixel 35mm full-frame Exmor™ CMOS sensor

  • BIONZ X™ image processing engine

  • High 50Mbps bit-rate XAVC S format recording of Full HD movies

Lens Compatibility
Sony E-mount lenses
Sensor Type
35 mm
35 mm full frame (35.8 x 23.9mm) Exmor™ CMOS sensor
Number Of Pixels (Effective)
ISO Sensitivity
ISO 50–25600
Viewfinder Type
0.5"-type electronic viewfinder (colour)
Battery Life (CIPA, Still Images)
Up to 350 shots
Screen Type
3.0" type TFT LCD

What's in the Box

Power cord, Rechargeable Battery NP-FW50, AC Adaptor, Shoulder strap, Body cap, Accessory shoe cap, Eyepiece cup, Micro USB cable


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