- Incredibly compact and packed with full-frame performance
- BIONZ XR™ processing power for exceptional image quality
- Dedicated AI Processor for advanced subject recognition and tracking
- Reliable recognition of a wider range of subjects
Discover the Sony α7C II Mirrorless Camera, a revolutionary blend of compact design and exceptional performance, catering to the demands of passionate creators. Unleash your artistic vision with the prowess of full-frame capture technology, seamlessly tailored for both stills and movies, culminating in an indispensable tool for translating your unique perspective into stunning reality.
33.0MP full-frame Exmor R™ back-illuminated CMOS sensor
At the heart of the α7C II lies a state-of-the-art 33.0MP full-frame Exmor R™ back-illuminated CMOS sensor, delivering unparalleled image excellence across photos and videos. Its cutting-edge design facilitates high-speed readout, an expansive ISO range spanning from ISO 100 to ISO 512002, while ensuring minimal noise levels and impeccable color accuracy, even in the most challenging lighting scenarios.
Catalyzing this imaging power is the BIONZ XR™ processing engine, boasting a remarkable eight-fold increase in processing capability compared to its predecessor. This formidable engine not only reduces processing latency but also amplifies movie and still image processing potency. The outcome is a portrayal marked by authentic gradations, lifelike color rendering, reduced noise, and immaculate image finesse, even in scenarios where natural lighting conditions vary significantly.
Dedicated AI Processor for advanced subject recognition and tracking
However, the α7C II transcends mere technical prowess with its dedicated AI Processor, an innovation that elevates subject recognition and tracking. This AI marvel harnesses substantial data volumes, culminating in heightened precision for identifying and tracking diverse subjects across an extensive spectrum of subject types.
The efficacy of Active Mode image stabilization heightens when shooting movies handheld. This dynamic feature unites a precision image stabilization unit, advanced gyro sensors, and an optimized image stabilization algorithm to deliver exquisitely smooth and stable movie footage. The camera seamlessly synchronizes with compatible lenses boasting their own built-in image stabilization, facilitating outstanding control and clarity, particularly in telephoto shots.
Outstanding 4K 4:2:2 10-bit movie recording up to 60p/50p with S-Cinetone™ and LUT/Log recording for powerful creative possibilities
The video capabilities of the α7C II are equally impressive, embracing impeccable 4K 4:2:2 10-bit movie recording at 60p/50p. Empowered by the potent BIONZ XR processing engine, this feature ensures the seamless capture of fluid and intricate details, even when your subjects are in rapid motion. The camera’s advanced 5-axis optical image stabilization, supplemented by up to 7-steps of compensation, translates to remarkably steady handheld shooting experiences for both stills and videos.
Experience the Sony α7C II Mirrorless Camera's groundbreaking log recording and LUT handling capabilities. With an S-Log3 gamma curve that amplifies dynamic range to achieve 14+ stops of latitude10, and S-Gamut3 and S-Gamut3.Cine color gamut settings for enhanced hues, this camera unleashes your creative potential. Craft custom LUTs to preview post-production visuals or record with pre-applied PP LUTs, streamlining your artistic process and elevating your storytelling.
Consistently accurate exposure and color with new AE algorithm
The α7C II secures consistency through its advanced AE algorithm, guaranteeing precise exposure and color integrity, regardless of challenging shooting conditions. A high-resolution XGA OLED electronic viewfinder, accompanied by a versatile 3.0-type vari-angle LCD monitor, harmonizes the camera's visual interface, offering clear and adaptable viewing options tailored to your preference.
With compatibility spanning over 70 E-mount lenses, the α7C II becomes a hub of creative exploration. Employing Creative Look with customizable presets, you are empowered to craft your distinct visual narrative directly in-camera, obviating the need for post-production adjustments.
Packed with Advanced Features
Advanced features such as AI-based Auto Framing, in-camera time-lapse creation, focus-bracketing, and AI-based Human pose estimation extend creative possibilities. The camera's interface has been finessed for intuitive touch operations, ensuring quick access to frequently utilized settings, thereby enhancing workflow efficiency.Durable magnesium alloy chassis and Dust/moisture resistant design
Durable, versatile, and equipped with USB PD (Power Delivery) for rapid charging, the α7C II is primed for all creative endeavors. With dust and moisture resistant design bolstered by an enduring magnesium alloy chassis, this camera thrives in varied professional environments.
Easy and stable smartphone connectivity with Sony’s Creators’ App
Forge connections with ease through seamless smartphone integration via Sony’s Creators’ App, benefiting from enhanced connectivity stability. Engage in high-quality live streaming with UVC/UAC and internal recording, utilizing the camera's 4K capabilities as a webcam, allowing for dynamic and engaging online presence.
Extraordinary portability for stills, movies, and the creator in you
Intricately designed, creatively empowering, and thoughtfully inclusive, the Sony α7C II Mirrorless Camera isn't just a device, but a conduit for innovation. It champions accessibility, inviting diverse creators to join a shared journey of imaginative expression.
|Camera Format||Full Frame|
|Lens Mount||Sony E-Mount|
|Image Sensor Type||Exmor R CMOS sensor|
|Image Sensor Size||35.9 x 23.9mm|
|Total Pixels||Approx. 34.1 MP|
|Effective Pixels||Approx. 33.0 MP|
|ISO Sensitivity||100 to 51,200|
|Extended ISO Sensitivity||50 to 204800|
|In-Body Image Stabilization||Yes, up to 7 Stops|
|File Format||RAW, JPEG, HEIF|
|Focus Type||Fast Hybrid AF (phase-detection AF / contrast-detection AF)|
|Focus Modes||AF-S (Single-shot AF), AF-C ( Continuous AF), DMF (Direct Manual Focus), Manual Focus|
|Focus Area||Wide / Zone / Center Fix / Spot / Expand Spot / Tracking|
|Autofocus Points||Photo: 759 Contrast and Phase Detection Points|
Video: 627 Phase Detection Points
|Autofocus Sensitivity||EV-4 to EV+20|
|Shutter Type||Mechanical shutter / Electronic shutter|
|Shutter Speed||Still images (Mechanical shutter): 1/4000 to 30 s, Bulb |
Still images (Electronic shutter): 1/8000 to 30 s
Movies: 1/8000 to 1s
|Continuous Shooting||Continuous shooting: |
Hi+: 10 fps, Hi: 8 fps, Mid: 6fps, Lo: 3 fps
|Buffer||RAW (Uncompressed): 44 frames |
RAW (Uncompressed) & JPEG: 35 frames
|Self Timer||10 sec. delay / 5 sec. delay / 2 sec. delay |
Continuous self-time / Bracketing self-timer
|Pixel Shift Multi Shooting||No|
|Flash modes||Flash off, Autoflash, Fill-flash, Slow Sync, Rear Sync, Red-eye reduction (on/off selectable), Wireless, Hi-speed sync|
|Flash Sync. Speed||Mechanical Shutter: |
1/160 s (35 mm full frame), 1/200 s (APS-C)
|File Format||XAVC S / XAVC HS|
|Video Compression||XAVC S: MPEG-4 AVC/H.264 |
XAVC HS: MPEG-H HEVC/H.265
|Video Quality and Frame Rates||XAVC HS 4:2:2/4:2:0 10-Bit |
3840 x 2160 at 23.98/50/59.94 fps [30 to 200 Mb/s]
XAVC S 4:2:2/4:2:0 8/10-Bit
3840 x 2160 at 23.98/25/29.97/50/59.94 fps [60 to 200 Mb/s]
1920 x 1080 at 23.98/25/29.97/59.94/100/120 fps [16 to 100 Mb/s]
XAVC S-I 4:2:2 10-Bit
3840 x 2160 at 23.98/25/29.97/50/59.94 fps [240 to 600 Mb/s]
1920 x 1080 at 23.98/25/29.97/50/59.94 fps [89 to 222 Mb/s]
|Slow & Quick Motion (S&Q)||NTSC mode: |
1fps, 2fps, 4fps, 8fps, 15fps, 30fps, 60fps, 120fps
1fps, 2fps, 3fps, 6fps, 12fps, 25fps, 50fps, 100fps
|Max Recording Time||Up to 120 mins in 4K|
|Picture Profile||Yes (Off / PP1-PP11) Parameters: Black level, Gamma (Movie, Still, S-Cinetone, Cine1-4, ITU709, ITU709 [800%], S-Log2, S-Log3, HLG, HLG1-3), Black Gamma, Knee, Color Mode, Saturation, Color Phase, Color Depth, Detail, Copy, Reset|
|Recording Sensor Crop||Crops by 1.2x in All Recording Modes|
|External Recording Quality and Frame Rates||4:2:2 8/10-Bit via HDMI |
UHD 4K (3840 x 2160) at 23.98/25/29.97/59.94 fps
HD (1920 x 1080p) at 23.98/50/59.94 fps
HD (1920 x 1080i) at 50/59.94 fps
|Monitor and Viewfinder|
|Monitor Type||Fully Articulating Touch LCD|
|Monitor Resolution||1,036,800 dots|
|Viewfinder Type||Electronic Viewfinder (Quad-XGA OLED)|
|Viewfinder Resolution||2,360,000 Dot|
|Diopter Adjustment||-4.0 to +3.0|
|Interface||HDMI D (Micro Size), USB Type-C (USB 3.2 Gen 1), 3.5mm Microphone, 3.5mm Headphone|
|Battery Life||Stills: Approx. 560 Shots |
Movies: up to 165 mins
|Battery Charger||Battery Charger BC-QZ1 (Optional)|
|AC Power||USB Type-C Terminal charging, NPA-MQZ1K (Optional)|
|Dimensions (W x H x D)||4.9 x 2.8 x 2.5" / 124 x 71.1 x 63.4 mm|
|Weight (with Battery and memory card)||1.1 lb / 514 g (With Battery, Recording Media) |
15.1 oz / 429 g (Body Only)
|Operating Environment||32 to 104°F / 0 to 40°C|