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Sony Alpha a7C II Mirrorless Camera

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Incredibly compact and lightweight, packed with full-frame performance
Compact and lightweight, the α7C II is the full-frame camera that serious creators have been waiting for. Packed with cutting-edge capture technology for both stills and movies, it’s the essential tool for capturing the world the way you want to.

33.0MP full-frame Exmor R™ back-illuminated CMOS sensor
Delivering outstanding performance and excellent image quality for both stills and movies, the α7C II's new 33.0 megapixel Exmor R™ CMOS image sensor provides high-speed readout, high sensitivity from ISO 100 to ISO 51200, low noise, and highly accurate color reproduction.

BIONZ XR™ processing power for exceptional image quality
The advanced BIONZ XR processing engine delivers up to eight times more processing power than its predecessor. It minimizes processing latency while boosting movie and still image processing power, achieving natural gradations, realistic color, low noise, superior image quality and fast menu response.

Dedicated AI Processor for advanced subject recognition and tracking
The α7C II is equipped with an AI processing unit that can handle significant amounts of data, enabling more accurate recognition and tracking of subjects and recognition of a wider range of subject types.

Outstanding 4K 4:2:2 10-bit movie recording up to 60p/50p
The α7C II offers 4K 60p/50p movie capture with full pixel readout and no pixel binning, taking advantage of the latest BIONZ XR processing engine and its wide dynamic range to produce exceptionally smooth images of fast-moving subjects. When recording 4K movies at 30p, full-frame 7K oversampling delivers 4K with enhanced clarity and detail.

Advanced 5-axis optical image stabilization with up to 7-steps of compensation
Enjoy even more stable handheld shooting for stills, thanks to the α7C II’s high-precision image stabilization unit, advanced gyro sensors, and optimized image stabilization algorithms that effectively correct 7.0-steps of camera shake. Compatible lenses with built-in image stabilization combine with improved synchronization between the body and lens to make framing easier even at telephoto focal lengths that can otherwise cause a large amount of blur.

Active Mode11 image stabilization supports handheld movie shooting
Active Mode provides enhanced image stabilization for handheld shooting. A precision image stabilization unit, advanced gyro sensors, and an optimized image stabilization algorithm work together for exceedingly smooth, stable movie footage. In addition to in-body stabilization, compatible lenses with their own built-in image stabilization coordinate with the camera body for highly effective control, enabling handheld telephoto shots with greater clarity.

Consistently accurate exposure and color with new AE algorithm
Employing the latest processing engine combined with an advanced AE algorithm, the α7C II can detect the skin area of faces and adjust exposure accordingly for both stills and movies. It achieves consistent exposure control even in challenging shooting conditions when the subject is backlit, in shadows or direct sunlight, or not directly facing the camera.

High resolution XGA OLED electronic viewfinder with 120fps display
A 2.36 million-dot (approx.) XGA OLED electronic viewfinder with 0.70x magnification delivers high resolution and contrast for clear viewing, even in bright sunlight. The finder frame rate can be set to [High] (120 fps), twice the normal frame rate, for a smooth viewfinder image with minimum display motion blur when tracking and shooting moving subjects.

Compatible with more than 70 E-mount lenses offer boundless creativity
The α7C II is compatible with Sony’s extensive lineup of optically advanced E-mount lenses, including the G Master™ series that blends breathtaking resolution with exquisite bokeh, and the G Lens™ series with excellent image quality and smooth bokeh. Compact and lightweight, these lenses offer a wide range of photographic and videographic applications.

Creative Look with 10 customizable presets to realize your vision
Set the visual mood with Creative Look, which offers 10 customizable presets so you can capture the world the way you want. Either use the presets as they are or adjust eight parameters, including contrast, saturation, and shadows, to create shareable stills and movies in-camera without the need for post-production editing.

Selectable RAW file types and JPEG Light quality setting
Lossless RAW image compression provides efficient compression for smaller file sizes with no loss in image quality, enabling the camera to shoot up to 27 frames in continuous bursts. There are three lossless-compression image sizes (S/M/L) to suit any application, and a Light image quality selection that generates less data is provided for JPEG and HEIF images.

Continuous still shooting at up to 10 fps19 with AF/AE tracking
The α7C II's mechanical and electronic shutters allow continuous shooting at up to 10 fps, or up to 8 fps in live view mode, making it easier to capture the most photogenic moments and expressions with moving subjects.

Advanced movie recording formats for simpler post-production
In-camera 10-bit 4:2:2 recording is available when using Long GOP or All-Intra compression, making it possible to color grade for fuller, more natural gradations while generally providing greater editing freedom.

Log recording and LUT handling for powerful creative possibilities
The α7C II boasts an S-Log3 gamma curve that emphasizes gradation characteristics from shadows to mid-grey (18% grey), achieving 14+ stops of latitude. S-Gamut3 and S-Gamut3.Cine color gamut settings are also provided. You can apply a custom LUT (Look Up Table) with a Log gamma curve to preview how the footage will look in post-production, or to even record footage conveniently with a PP LUT already applied.

S-Cinetone™ for a cinematic look without the need for post processing
Utilizing the same color science from Sony’s highly regarded Cinema Line, S-Cinetone delivers natural mid-tones that are essential to healthy-looking skin tones, plus soft colors and gorgeous highlights straight from the camera without post processing.

Breathing compensation for movies with a consistent angle of view
With the breathing compensation function turned on, the α7C II employs Sony’s original Clear Image Zoom technology to suppress focus breathing, enabling professional-quality rack and refocusing. Breathing metadata can also be used with the advanced breathing compensation capabilities of the latest Catalyst Browse/Prepare Plugin software during post-production.

AI-based Auto Framing automatically adjusts framing to highlight your subject
Using AI-based subject recognition technology, Auto Framing automatically crops for optimum framing when shooting movies. Even when the camera is mounted on a tripod, the framing is continually adjusted so that the recorded footage looks like the subject was being followed by a camera operator. Accurate tracking is possible even when the camera is being operated remotely via the Creators App on a smartphone.

In-camera Time-lapse creation to capture unforgettable moments
The in-camera time-lapse function allows you to create time-lapse videos within the camera itself. The exposure interval can be set from 1 second to 60 seconds, making it easy to compress slow action into enjoyable time-lapse sequences. When a compatible video light (sold separately) is attached to the camera, it can be set to turn on just before each exposure so that time-lapse sequences can be shot in low-light settings.

Wide-area, high-density autofocus with 759 phase detection AF points
The α7C II uses up to 759 phase detection points in a high-density array that cover approximately 94% of the image area when shooting stills, enabling it to recognize the subject even when they only occupy a small area of the frame.

Tenacious Real-time Tracking lets you concentrate on composition
The α7C II boasts greatly improved AI-based subject recognition, offering higher tracking reliability in a wider range of shooting situations. Specify a subject and half-press the shutter button to get the camera to start tracking, leaving you free to concentrate on framing and composition.

AI based Human pose estimation for accurate subject recognition
With its innovative AI processing unit, the α7C II can accurately recognize human movement, achieving significant improvement in human eye recognition. Its human pose estimation technology uses a skeleton-based model, enabling it to recognize not just eyes, but also body and head positions with high precision, so it can even lock onto and track a subject facing away from the camera or with their face partially obscured.

Reliable recognition of a wider range of subjects
The α7C II features a powerful AI processing unit, capable of human, animal, bird, insect, car/train and airplane recognition. Animal recognition now recognizes the eyes of some grazing and small animals, in addition to the eyes and heads of dogs, cats and similarly featured animals. It can even recognize these animals when their eyes are obscured from view. The camera also features bird recognition, enabling it to pinpoint the eyes of a variety of bird types as well as recognizing birds' heads and bodies.

Accurate autofocus in low light situations as dim as EV -4.0
Equipped with the latest AF algorithms, the α7C II achieves high AF precision down to light levels as low as EV -4.0 in AF-S mode (ISO 100 equivalent, F2.0 lens). It also includes a Focus Priority mode that provides more reliable AF in low light or when using smaller apertures.

Full-time Direct Manual Focus (DMF) for quick access to manual adjustment
When shooting stills with AF-C or AF-S autofocus, the lens's focus ring can be rotated to instantly switch to manual focus mode at any time. This makes it easy to switch focus to a different subject on the fly.

Focus bracketing to create images with incredible depth of focus
The α7C II can automatically shoot up to 299 images with sequentially shifted focus points according to intervals and a sequence specified by you. Pick the perfect shot, or post-process multiple shots to achieve creative composites with incredible depth of focus.

Focus Map and Peaking display assist for shooting video
Movie making is made simpler with the Focus Map28 function that allows you to visualize depth of field when recording video. Focus information is overlaid on the live view display in real time so that you can easily identify the in-focus and out-of-focus areas — particularly useful when shooting with a large-aperture to create a narrow depth of field. The camera also offers peaking display, making it possible to check auto and manual focus while recording.

Flicker suppression from artificial lighting for stills and movie recording
Suppress flicker from artificial lighting whether you're shooting stills or movies. Simply select "Anti-flicker Shoot", or use "Var. Shutter" to fine-tune shutter speeds to match pulsing frequency of some light sources which can cause visible interference when filming.

Smooth and simple selection of recording modes
The α7C II features a new Still/Movie/S&Q dial, allowing fast, independent selection. It's conveniently located next to the mode dial, which can then be used to easily select the exposure mode and other key settings for each shooting mode.

Stable grip for handheld shooting
The α7C II is designed to give you a secure, stable and comfortable hold. Or attach the new GP-X2 removable grip extension (sold separately) for maximum comfort and minimum fatigue during long shooting sessions.

Enhanced shooting flexibility with vari-angle LCD monitor
The α7C II features a large 3.0-type 1.03 million-dot (approx.) touch-panel LCD monitor with a 3:2 aspect ratio and side-opening vari-angle flexibility. This allows greater positioning and framing freedom, giving you plenty of creative options for handheld and gimbal-mounted shooting of stills and movies.

Easy to use, intuitive touch operations on LCD panel
Simply swipe in from the left or right edge of the shooting display to reveal touch icons that allow quick changes to the shooting mode and more. You can now long-press menu items to register them to My Menu for quick access as needed, making the camera even more easily customizable.

Improved menu structure for quick access to frequently used menu items
The α7C II features a Main Menu structure with a logical layout which provide more efficient access to important shooting parameters, such as frame rate, shutter speed, and more. It can be assigned to a custom key for quick access when needed, and touch operation means that adjusting key settings has never been faster.

Multi Interface (MI) shoe with digital audio interface for optional accessories
A variety of high-performance compatible microphones can be connected to the camera’s Multi Interface Shoe for direct, noise-free digital audio transfer to the camera. Or choose from a variety of high-output flash units such as the HVL-F60RM2 that support high-speed continuous shooting, giving you even more ways to capture creative imagery.

Image sensor anti-dust system
The camera is equipped with an anti-dust system through a charge protection coating on its optical filter and an image sensor shift mechanism. There's also a [Shutter When Power Off] function that closes the shutter when the camera's power is turned off, protecting the image sensor from dust and particles while changing lenses.

USB PD (Power Delivery) supports fast charging
USB PD (Power Delivery) is supported for fast in-camera battery charging, supplying 3 to 4 times more power than previous models. A USB charger or mobile battery that supports USB PD can be connected to the camera's USB Type-C® port so you can undertake extended shoots with ample power supply.

Durable magnesium alloy chassis
Built for reliability in professional working environments, the α7C II is protected by a lightweight, high-rigidity magnesium alloy used for the top cover, front cover, internal frame, and rear cover.

Dust and moisture resistant design
The α7C II is well sealed at critical buttons and dials, and interlocking body seams add double protection, providing excellent resistance to dust and moisture in challenging outdoor conditions20.

Easy and stable smartphone connectivity with Sony’s Creators’ App
Connection stability when transferring images from the camera to the Creators' App mobile application on a smartphone has been greatly improved. Transfers continue in the background even if the smartphone display sleeps or a different app is launched21. Workflow from shooting to sharing has been notably improved overall.

Stream high-quality live content via UVC/UAC w/internal recording
Connected to a personal computer or smartphone22 via USB, the α7C II can function as a 4K (2160p) webcam. Large-aperture lenses, narrow depth of field, and bokeh can be used to create striking images, and advanced AF functions such as Eye AF support online meetings and live streaming events. You can even record your livestream in the camera.

Fast Wi-Fi for PC tethering
Built-in Wi-Fi (IEEE 802.11a/b/g/n/ac) allows communication on the 2.4 GHz and 5 GHz30 bands for fast and stable data transfer.

Creators' Cloud platform
Creators' Cloud is a platform that supports creative work from shooting to production by combining advanced Sony camera technology with cloud-based AI. It's also a place for discovery and collaboration with other creators around the world. Explore web, mobile, and PC-based apps providing efficient solutions that integrate cameras with shooting and production apps and services.

Accessible technology on Alpha cameras
Sony's Alpha cameras are equipped with a number of accessibility features so that as many people as possible can utilize and enjoy our technology. For example, the screen reader function reads text on the menu screens aloud, with volume and reading speed adjustable as needed.

Glazer's SKU 95934
Manufacturer Sony
In The Box
  • ILCE-7CM2 Camera body
  • Eye cup
  • Body cap ALC-B1EM
  • Rechargeable Battery (NP-FZ100)
  • Accessory shoe cap
  • Shoulder strap
Product Specs
General Camera typeInterchangeable lens digital camera
Lens mountE-mount
Camera section Type35mm full frame (35.9 x 23.9 mm), Exmor R CMOS sensor
Number of pixels (effective) *1Still images: Approx. 33.0 megapixels max.
Movies: Approx. 27.6 megapixels max.
Number of pixels (total)Approx. 34.1 megapixels
Optical low pass filterYes
Color temperature range2500 K - 9900 K
Anti-Dust functionYes
Recording system (still image) Recording formatJPEG (DCF Ver. 2.0, Exif Ver. 2.32, MPF Baseline compliant), HEIF (MPEG-A MIAF compliant), RAW (Sony ARW 4.0 format compliant)
Image size (pixels) [3:2]35mm full frame L: 7008 x 4672 (33 M), M: 4608 x 3072 (14 M), S: 3504 x 2336 (8.2 M)
Image quality modesRAW
HEIF (4:2:0 / 4:2:2)
14bit RAWYes
Recording system (movie) Video compressionXAVC S: MPEG-4 AVC/H.264
Audio recording formatLPCM 2ch (48 kHz 16 bit), LPCM 2ch (48 kHz 24 bit) *2 , LPCM 4ch (48 kHz 24 bit) *2 
Movie recording format (XAVC HS 4K) 3840 x 2160 (4:2:0, 10bit) (Approx.)59.94p (150 Mbps / 75 Mbps / 45 Mbps)
50p (150 Mbps / 75 Mbps / 45 Mbps)
23.98p (100 Mbps / 50 Mbps / 30 Mbps)
3840 x 2160 (4:2:2, 10bit) (Approx.)59.94p (200 Mbps / 100 Mbps)
50p (200 Mbps / 100 Mbps)
23.98p (100 Mbps / 50 Mbps)
Movie recording format (XAVC S 4K) 3840 x 2160 (4:2:0, 8bit) (Approx.)59.94p (150 Mbps)
50p (150 Mbps)
29.97p (100 Mbps / 60 Mbps)
25p (100 Mbps / 60 Mbps)
23.98p (100 Mbps / 60 Mbps)
3840 x 2160 (4:2:2, 10bit) (Approx.)59.94p (200 Mbps)
50p (200 Mbps)
29.97p (140 Mbps)
25p (140 Mbps)
23.98p (100 Mbps)
Movie recording format (XAVC S HD) 1920 x 1080 (4:2:0, 8bit) (Approx.)119.88p (100 Mbps / 60 Mbps)
100p (100 Mbps / 60 Mbps)
59.94p (50 Mbps / 25 Mbps)
50p (50 Mbps / 25 Mbps)
29.97p (50 Mbps / 16 Mbps)
25p (50 Mbps / 16 Mbps)
23.98p (50 Mbps)
1920 x 1080 (4:2:2, 10bit) (Approx.)59.94p (50 Mbps)
50p (50 Mbps)
29.97p (50 Mbps)
25p (50 Mbps)
23.98p (50 Mbps)
Movie recording format (XAVC S-I 4K) 3840 x 2160 (4:2:2, 10bit) (Approx.)59.94p (600 Mbps)
50p (500 Mbps)
29.97p (300 Mbps)
25p (250 Mbps)
23.98p (240 Mbps)
Movie recording format (XAVC S-I HD) 1920 x 1080 (4:2:2, 10bit) (Approx.)59.94p (222 Mbps)
50p (185 Mbps)
29.97p (111 Mbps)
25p (93 Mbps)
23.98p (89 Mbps)
Movie function Slow & Quick Motion (S&Q)Yes
Proxy recordingYes
RAW Output-
Recording system Memory card slotSlot for SD (UHS-I/II compliant) memory card
Focus system TypeFast Hybrid AF (phase-detection AF / contrast-detection AF)
Focus pointStill images: Max. 759 points (phase-detection AF)
Movies: Max. 627 points (phase-detection AF)
Sensitivity rangeEV-4 to EV20 (ISO100 equivalent with F2.0 lens attached)
Recognition target (Still images)Human
Recognition target (Movies)Human
Other featuresAF Track Sens. (Still)
AF Subj. Shift Sensitivity (Movie)
AF Transition Speed (Movie)
Switch V/H AF Area
AF Area Regist.
Circ. of Focus Point
Focus Map (Movie)
AF Assist (Movie)
AF illuminatorYes (with Built-in LED type)
Exposure control Metering type1200-zone evaluative metering
Metering sensitivityEV-3 to EV20 (ISO100 equivalent with F2.0 lens attached)
Exposure compensation+/- 5.0 EV (1/3 EV, 1/2 EV steps selectable)
ISO sensitivityStill images: ISO 100 - 51200 (expandable to ISO 50 - 204800), AUTO (ISO 100 - 12800, selectable lower limit and upper limit)
Movies: ISO 100 - 51200 equivalent (expandable to ISO 100 - 102400), AUTO (ISO 100 - 12800, selectable lower limit and upper limit)
Anti-flicker Shoot.Yes *3 
Viewfinder Type1.0 cm (0.39 type) electronic viewfinder (XGA OLED)
Number of dots2 359 296 dots
MagnificationApprox. 0.70x (with 50 mm lens at infinity, -1 m-1)
Diopter adjustment-4.0 to +3.0 m-1
Eye pointApprox. 22 mm from the eyepiece lens, 19.6 mm from the eyepiece frame at -1 m-1 (CIPA standard)
Finder Frame Rate selectionNTSC mode: STD 60fps / HI 120fps, PAL mode: STD 50fps / HI 100fps
LCD screen Type7.5 cm (3.0-type) type TFT
Touch panelYes
Number of dots (total)1 036 800 dots
Adjustable angleOpening Angle: Approx. 176 °, Rotation Angle: Approx. 270 °
Other features Other featuresSoft Skin Effect
Creative Look
Custom function
Picture Profile
Auto Framing
My Image Style
Clear Image Zoom Still imagesApprox. 2x
MoviesApprox. 1.5x (4K), Approx. 2x (HD)
Shutter Shutter typeMechanical shutter / Electronic shutter
Shutter speedStill images (Mechanical shutter): 1/4000 to 30 s, Bulb
Still images (Electronic shutter): 1/8000 to 30 s
Movies: 1/8000 to 1 s
Flash sync. speed *41/160 s (35mm full frame), 1/200 s (APS-C)
Electronic Front Shutter CurtainYes
Image stabilization TypeImage sensor-shift mechanism with 5-axis compensation (compensation depends on lens specifications)
Compensation effect (still images)7.0 stops (based on CIPA standard. Pitch/yaw shake only. With FE 50mm F1.2 GM lens mounted. Long exposure NR off.)
ModeStill images: On / Off
Movie: Active / Standard / Off
Flash Type-
ControlPre-flash TTL
Flash compensation+/- 3.0 EV (switchable between 1/3 and 1/2 EV steps)
External flashSony α System Flash compatible with Multi Interface Shoe, attach the shoe adaptor for flash compatible with Auto-lock accessory shoe
Drive Continuous drive speed (approx., max.) *5Hi+: 10 fps
No. of frame recordable* (approx.) *5JPEG Extra fine L: 88 frames
JPEG Fine L: over 1000 frames
JPEG Standard L: over 1000 frames
RAW: 44 frames
RAW & JPEG: 35 frames
RAW (Lossless Compressed): 27 frames
RAW (Lossless Compressed) & JPEG: 20 frames
RAW (Uncompressed): 18 frames
RAW (Uncompressed) & JPEG: 16 frames
Pixel Shift Multi Shooting-
Playback ModesEnlarged display mode
Shot Mark (Movie)
Divider Frame
Photo Capture
Accessibility FunctionsScreen Reader
Focus Magnifier
Focus Map (Movie)
Peaking Display
Subject Recognition in AF
Touch Focus
Touch Tracking
Touch Shutter
Touch AE
Vari-angle LCD screen
Custom function
Enlarge Menu Screen
Interface PC interfaceMass Storage / MTP
Multi / Micro USB terminal *6-
USB Type-C® TerminalYes (SuperSpeed USB 5 Gbps (USB 3.2) compatible)
Sync. Terminal-
Wireless LAN (built-in)Yes (Wi-Fi Compatible, IEEE 802.11a/b/g/n/ac (2.4 GHz band/5 GHz band)) *7 *8 
BluetoothYes (Bluetooth Standard Ver. 4.2 (2.4 GHz band))
HDMI outputHDMI micro connector (Type-D)
3840 x 2160 (59.94p / 50p / 29.97p / 25p / 23.98p) / 1920 x 1080 (59.94p / 50p / 23.98p) / 1920 x 1080 (59.94i / 50i), YCbCr 4:2:2 10bit / RGB 8bit
Multi Interface Shoe *9Yes (with Digital Audio Interface)
Mic TerminalYes (3.5 mm Stereo minijack)
Headphone terminalYes (3.5 mm Stereo minijack)
Remote Control (Wireless)Yes (Bluetooth remote control)
FunctionsFTP Transfer Func.(Wired LAN(USB-LAN), USB Tethering, Wi-Fi)
Send to smartphone
Remote control via smartphone
PC Remote
USB Streaming Video data formatMJPEG
YUV420 *10 
Video resolution3840 x 2160 (15p / 30p)
3840 x 2160 (12.5p / 25p)
1920 x 1080 (30p / 60p)
1920 x 1080 (25p / 50p)
1280 x 720 (30p)
1280 x 720 (25p)
Audio data formatLPCM 2ch (16bit 48 kHz)
Audio MicrophoneBuilt-in, stereo
SpeakerBuilt-in, monaural
Lens compensation Lens compensationShading, Chromatic Aberration, Distortion, Breathing (Movie)
Power BatteryOne rechargeable battery pack NP-FZ100
Still images *11Approx. 530 shots (Viewfinder) / Approx. 560 shots (LCD monitor) (CIPA standard)
Movies (actual shooting) *12Approx. 100 min (Viewfinder) / Approx. 105 min (LCD monitor) (CIPA standard)
Movies (continuous shooting)Approx. 165 min (Viewfinder) / Approx. 165 min (LCD monitor) (CIPA standard)
Internal battery chargeYes (Available with USB Type-C Terminal. USB Power Delivery compatible)
USB power supplyYes (Available with USB Type-C Terminal. USB Power Delivery compatible)
Power consumption With viewfinderStill images: Approx. 3.7 W (with FE 28-60mm F4-5.6 lens attached)
Movies: Approx. 6.0 W (with FE 28-60mm F4-5.6 lens attached)
With LCD screenStill images: Approx. 3.5 W (with FE 28-60mm F4-5.6 lens attached)
Movies: Approx. 6.0 W (with FE 28-60mm F4-5.6 lens attached)
Weight With battery and memory cardApprox. 514 g
With battery and memory card (oz.)Approx. 1 lb 2.2 oz
Body onlyApprox. 429 g
Body only (oz.)Approx. 0 lb 15.2 oz
Dimensions Dimensions (W x H x D)Approx. 124.0 x 71.1 x 63.4 mm, Approx. 124.0 x 71.1 x 58.6 mm (FROM GRIP TO MONITOR)
Dimensions (W x H x D) (in.)Approx. 5 x 2 7/8 x 2 1/2 inches, Approx. 5 x 2 7/8 x 2 3/8 inches (FROM GRIP TO MONITOR)
Operating Temperature Operating temperature0 - 40 ℃ / 32 - 104 °F
Supplied Accessory Kit Lens-
Supplied AccessoryRechargeable Battery NP-FZ100
Shoulder strap
Body cap
Accessory shoe cap