Sony India on Tuesday launched a new full-frame “a7R III” interchangeable lens mirrorless camera in India at Rs 2,64,990. The new camera combines a high-resolution 42.4MP back-illuminated “Exmor R CMOS” image sensor with impressive shooting speeds at up to 10 frames per second (fps) with full AF/AE tracking. Also Read - PS5 restock June 2021: Sony PlayStation 5 goes out of stock within minutes of going liveAlso Read - Cyberpunk 2077 back on Sony's PlayStation Store, with a special warning for PS4 owners
The camera also has 4K video quality, wide dynamic range and high sensitivity features with noise reduction. Also Read - Samsung and LG confirm presence at in-person CES 2022
The “Exmor R CMOS” image sensor dramatically improves light collection efficiency, resulting in high sensitivity with low-noise performance and wide dynamic range, the company said in a statement.
The camera can also shoot continuously at up to 8 fps in live view mode. The camera is available with a software suite called “Imaging Edge” which helps the user from pre-processing to post-processing. ALSO READ: Sony launches the Aibo ERS-100 pet robot with ‘feelings and desires’
Also making its debut with the new camera is a new “Pixel Shift Multi Shooting mode” which works with 5-axis optical in-body stabilisation to create super-high resolution composite images.
The battery life of the new camera has been enhanced with the utilisation of Sony’s “Z” series battery that have approximately 2.2 times the capacity of the “W” series battery in the earlier model. The new camera is also equipped with Wi-Fi which allows for transfer of files to a smartphone, tablet, computer or a FTP server.