Sony a7R V Firmware Update Version 2.00 Released

Sony released a new firmware update Ver. 2.00 for Sony a7R V (AmazonB&HAdorama).

Benefits and Improvements

  • Adds support for the Creators’ App
    Note: The new Creators’ App mobile application replaces the Imaging Edge Mobile app. The Creators’ App allows you to transfer images from the camera to your smartphone, shoot remotely, and use various other functions.
  • Adds a function that improves security when connecting with the Creators’ App and Imaging Edge Desktop software for remote shooting and image transfers
    Note: Please update the Imaging Edge Desktop software to the latest version (Ver.3.6 or later)
  • Adds a function to switch the face that is prioritized for focus with a custom key
  • Improves the operational stability of the camera

Download Firmware Ver 2.00 for Sony a7R V

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Key Features

  • 61MP Full-Frame Exmor R BSI CMOS Sensor
  • BIONZ XR & AI Processing Unit
  • AI-Based Real-Time Tracking AF System
  • 8K 24p, 4K 60p, FHD 120p 10-Bit Video
  • 4K 16-Bit Raw Output; S-Log3/S-Cinetone
  • 9.44m-Dot EVF with 120 fps Refresh Rate
  • 3.2″ 4-Axis Multi-Angle Touchscreen LCD
  • 10 fps Shooting with AF/AE Tracking
  • 8-Stop 5-Axis Image Stabilization
  • Dual CFexpress Type A/SD Card Slots

DpreviewTV: The Best & Worst Cameras and Lenses of 2022

DPRTV published its Best & Worst cameras and lenses for 2022. Below is a summary of their rankings:

Best lens:
Winner: Sony 24-70mm f/2.8 GMII
Runner-up: Sigma 20mm f/1.4

Best video camera:
Winner: Fuji X-H2s
Runner-up: Sony FX-30

Best photo camera:
Winner: Sony A7rV
Runner-up: Fuji X-H2s

Worst lens: Fujinon 18-120mm

Worst video camera: Sony ZV-1F

Worst photo camera: Nikon Z30

Best Camera for Wildlife Photography

Here is a video review and comparison of several mirrorless cameras for capturing best wild life photography. Dpreview published a video to find out the Best Camera for Wildlife Photography. Here are the top mirrorless cameras for this genre in different price ranges.

Which camera is the best camera for wildlife photography?  Dpreview listed the best choice.

Continue reading “Best Camera for Wildlife Photography”

Best Memory Cards for Sony a7R V

Here are the best memory cards for Sony a7R V mirrorless camera, including CFexpress cards (Type A) and UHS-II SD cards.

The Sony a7R V has dual memory card slots. The Sony a7R V (ILCE-7RM5) supports CFexpress Type-A and SD memory cards in both of its two card slots, just like the flagship Sony a1.

Sony a7R V ($3,899 at B&HAmazonAdorama) is designed for most pro photographers in the world. In order to max use of this camera, you’d better get a fast memory card for a7R V. Sony a7R5 has two memory card slots, both card slots can support CFexpress Type A cards and UHS-II SD cards. We have reviewed and tested latest memory cards, and below is our full list of top recommended CFexpress cards (Type A) and UHS-II SD cards for the Sony a7R V full-frame mirrorless camera. Continue reading “Best Memory Cards for Sony a7R V”

Sony A7R V Announced : (61MP, AI-based AF, 8 stops IBIS, $3898)

Sony officially announces the new Sony A7R V. The high-resolution model offers 61.0MP still images plus the most effective 8-step image stabilization system ever offered in any of Sony’s Alpha cameras, as well as refined 8K movie recording, a new 4-axis multi-angle LCD monitor, high-speed communication functions, high-level operability and smooth workflow integration. This new camera is ideal for professionals who want a first-class high-resolution imaging tool.

Sony’s newest high-res a7R V camera features massive processing power and new AI autofocus.

Sony A7r V Price and Release Date:

Sony a7R V costs $3,898, first available for pre-order

In US at B&HPhotoAmazonAdorama
In EU at Amazon DEAmazon UK

The official release date for a7R5 is in December 2022. Continue reading “Sony A7R V Announced : (61MP, AI-based AF, 8 stops IBIS, $3898)”

Latest Updates on Sony a7R V Specifications

We have the Sony A7R V announcement date rumored as October 26th. Before the official announceent, two rumor sites have shared the first specifications of the upcoming Sony a7R V mirrorless camera.

The main conflict is on the sensor resolution. Sony A7R V might feature 61MP or 63MP sensor. However both sites mentions that the main improvement in image quality will be achieved by a faster processor. So the sensor of the A7rV will have mostly the SAME resolution as the previous A7r IV. Here are the details: Continue reading “Latest Updates on Sony a7R V Specifications”

Sony a7R V Rumored to be Announced on October 26th

Sony A7R V is coming soon! According to the latest Sony rumors, the new camera is scheduled to be announced on October 26th, 2022.

Sony a7R V (ILCE-7RM5) will be the fifth model in the series. Currently, there is no confirmed specs of Sony a7R V yet, so you can have a look at the previously rumored specs below: Continue reading “Sony a7R V Rumored to be Announced on October 26th”

Full Specifications of Sony a7R V (ILCE-7RM5) Camera

Full Specifications of Sony a7R V (ILCE-7RM5) Camera have been leaked on the web. As you know the Sony A7R series is a high resolution mirrorless camera model designed not for video shooters but for photographers who care about details.

Sony a7R V (ILCE-7RM5) will be the fifth model in the series and expected to be announced in late 2022 or in the beginning of 2023. On the other hand Sony A7RV is already in the upcoming Sony cameras for the year 2022. Sony is rumored to announce the Sony a7R V and a new ZV-1 styled camera before the Sony A9 III camera (successor of Sony A9 II).

Here are the full specifications of the upcoming Sony a7R V (ILCE-7RM5) mirrorless camera.

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Upcoming Sony Products in 2022 (A7R V, A9 III, New ZV Camera & Lenses)

Here are the full list of rumored Sony cameras and lenses in 2022. According to latest , there are many products to be announced in the upcoming weeks including Sony A7R VA9 III, New ZV camera and More E-Mount Lenses.

This up-to-date list gives you the full list of Sony mirrorless cameras and E-mount lenses to be announced for the rest of the year. By the way the rumor that is still valid is that the Sony A7R V and the new ZV camera will be announced before the A9 III. Continue reading “Upcoming Sony Products in 2022 (A7R V, A9 III, New ZV Camera & Lenses)”

Rumors : Sony A3, A5, A7RV & a9III Coming in 2022

Here are some updates on Sony Rumors for 2022. According to Tony Northup, the company will unveil several new products in 2022. The products in question are the Sony A3, A5, A7RV and a9III.

In his latest Youtube video, Tony Northup discussed Sony A1000, Sony A7R V, Sony A9 III, Sony A5, and Sony A3. Check it out ! Continue reading “Rumors : Sony A3, A5, A7RV & a9III Coming in 2022”