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Sony a7S III Sensor Review: Scored 86 Points

DxOMark published their Sony a7S III sensor review and test results – Sony a7S III’s 12.1MP full-frame exmor R BSI sensor achieved an excellent overall score of 86 points (just 1 point above the Sony a7S II), with a combination of 23.7 bits color depth, 13.9 EV dynamic range, and 2520 ISO low-light score.

With the overall score of 86 points, Sony A7S III has the 53rd position in the database of full-frame 35 mm and MF sensors overall, the 51st place for full-frame 35 mm, and the 17th place for Sony cameras.

The US price of the full frame mirrorless camera is $3,498 and now available at AmazonB&HAdorama. Continue reading…

Sony a7S III now in Stock and Shipping

The Sony a7S III full frame mirrorless camera is now in stock and shipping from major stores. The US price of the Alpha 7S III is $3,498 and available at AmazonB&HAdorama.

Sony a7S III is the best mirrorless camera for video, and almost everything else. Sony’s 12.1-megapixel A7S III was worth the five-year wait. It has the same incredible low-light capability of its predecessors, but adds much-needed features like improved stabilization, a flip-out touch display and 4K video at up to 120 fps. The camera can record 4K video at 10-bit 4:2:2 internally, has up to 600mbps recording, and supports dual SD UHS-II or new CFexpress Type-A cards. Continue reading…

Upcoming Sony Cameras and Lenses in 2021

Here are the upcoming Sony Cameras and Lenses in 2021. The company is planning to announce several new cameras for E and FE-mount and optics especially GM series models.

The two models on the horizon are the Sony a7 IV and Sony a9 III. The Sony a9 III 8K mirrorless camera is expected to be announced in the first quarter of 2021 (CES show on January 11?), while the highly anticipated Sony a7 IV is rumored to be announced in the second or third quarter of 2021. In addition, Sony is very likely to launch two full-frame mirrorless lenses: FE 35mm F1.4 GM and FE 16mm F1.8 GM.

So here are the upcoming Sony Cameras and Lenses in 2021. Continue reading…

Sony A7S III ISO Comparison Test Samples with A7R IV

Here are several Sony A7S III ISO Comparison Test Samples with A7R IV. Recently Dpreview added the Sony a7SIII to its studio comparison tool.

The results are quite impresive but we have to say that the Sony a7RIV seems to control noise better or as well as the a7SIII at 102,400 in some parts of the studio scene. On the other hand we can see some parts where the Sony a7R IV losses a lot of detail and the a7S III shines. You can see the high ISO examples of Sony A7S III here.

For Sony A7S III ISO Comparison Test Samples we have also covered interesting results for you. You can find all of them in the article. Continue reading…

Rumors: Sony a7S III Firmware Ver. 2.0 will Get QFHD/120p 12Bit RAW Output via HDMI

According to latest reports, a new firmware version 2.0 for Sony a7S III is rumored to coming in September 2021 ahead of IBC 2021. This new firmware will make Sony a7S III get QFHD/120p 12Bit RAW Output via HDMI.

Sony A7s III is a native 4K camera with impressive video specs and a revised user interface. It can capture UHD 4K footage at up to 120p in 10-bit 4:2:2 encoding and promises 16-bit Raw video output. 4K video recording is possible at 120fps (up to 30min), 4K 60fps (up to 60min), and FullHD video at 240fps. The camera can record 4K video at 10-bit 4:2:2 internally, has up to 600mbps recording, and supports dual SD UHS-II or new CFexpress Type-A cards.

This Sony a7S III Firmware Ver. 2.0 update will be exciting and a major one to follow. Continue reading…

Rumors : Sony a9 III 8K Camera Specs, to be Announced at CES 2021

According to latest rumors, the rumored Sony flagship full frame 8K mirrorless camera could be named Sony a9 III. The official announcement for Sony a9 III could be as early as CES 2021 in January.

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Sony is actively developing a new Sony a9 full-frame mirrorless camera that could be a possible “Canon R5 Killer”. This new camera will feature a full frame sensor around 50MP, 8K@30p video recording and new menu system from the Sony A7S III.

Below are some rumored specs of Sony a9 III 8K mirrorless camera: Continue reading…

New Sony a7S III Firmware Version 1.02 Released

Sony has released a new firmware update for a7S III (AmazonB&HAdorama) full frame mirrorless camera.

Sony A7s III is a native 4K camera with impressive video specs and a revised user interface. It can capture UHD 4K footage at up to 120p in 10-bit 4:2:2 encoding and promises 16-bit Raw video output. 4K video recording is possible at 120fps (up to 30min), 4K 60fps (up to 60min), and FullHD video at 240fps. The camera can record 4K video at 10-bit 4:2:2 internally, has up to 600mbps recording, and supports dual SD UHS-II or new CFexpress Type-A cards.

Check out the Sony a7S III Firmware Version 1.02 details and download links. Continue reading…

Full Guide to set up your Sony a7S III for Filmmaking

Here is an excellent guide to set up your Sony a7S III for filmmaking? Max Yuryev shared all of his settings and menu options for filmmaking with the Sony a7S III.

How to set up your A7S III for filmmaking video review also includes his custom picture profiles, menu settings, button assignments, and best SD cards for Sony a7S III. Check it out !

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Pre-order links:

Sony a7S III body: $3,498 at AmazonB&HAdorama.

Sony 160GB CFexpress Type A TOUGH Memory Card: $398 at AmazonB&HAdorama.

Sony MRW-G2 CFexpress Type A/SD Memory Card Reader: $118 at AmazonB&HAdorama.

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Sony 8K Mirrorless Camera Rumored to Arrive in Q1 of 2021

Sony is rumored to announce a flagship 8K Mirrorless Camera to compete with the upcoming Canon EOS-R1 model.

This will be a new, top of the line and very expensive pro mirrorless camera with 8K video recording. The full frame 8K E-mount mirrorless camera is expected to arrive in early 2021 just before the Tokyo Olympics 2021 in Summer. Name is not clear yet but the Sony A9x is the talks.

According to latest rumors, the US price for this camera will be $5,999. Below are rumored specs of Sony 8K Flagship E-mount mirrorless camera: Continue reading…