Cam1 vs Cam2

Sony a7C vs. Sony a7 IV

It's never been easier to decide which camera is the best choice for you. Below, we'll look at more specs than you can shake a stick at.

Sony a7C

Resolution:
24 megapixels
Screen Size:
3" screen
Sensor Type:
Full frame sensor
Release Date:
9/15/2020
LCD Movement:
Fully articulated
Autofocus Details:
Contrast Detect (sensor)
Phase Detect
Multi-area
Selective single-point
Tracking
Single
Continuous
Touch
Face Detection
Live View
Autofocus Light?:
Yes
Battery Type:
Battery Pack
Battery Specs:
NP-FZ100 lithium-ion battery & charger
Battery Life:
740
Type:
Rangefinder-style mirrorless
Built-In Flash?:
No
Color Filter:
Primary color filter
Continuous Drive:
10.0 fps
Custom White Balance:
Yes
Dimensions:
124 x 71 x 60 mm (4.88 x 2.8 x 2.36")
Drive Modes:
Effective Pixels:
24 megapixels
Sealed / Weather-Proof?:
Yes
Exposure Compensation:
+/-5 (at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV steps)
Exposure Modes:
External Flash:
Yes (via hot shoe)
File Format:
Flash Modes:
Flash Range:
Focal Length Equivalent:
Format:
MPEG-4, XAVC S, H.264
GPS:
HDMI:
Yes (Micro HDMI)
ISO:
Auto, 100-51200 (expands to 50-204800)
Aspect Ratio(s):
1:1, 4:3, 3:2, 16:9
Image Stabilization:
Sensor-shift
JPG Quality Levels:
Extra fine, fine, standard
Live View:
Yes
Manual Exposure Mode:
Yes
Manual Focus:
Yes
Maximum Resolution:
6000 x 4000
Maximum Aperture:
Maximum Shutter Speed:
1/4000 sec
Microphone?:
Stereo
Minimum Shutter Speed:
30 sec
Number of Focal Points:
693
Orientation Sensor?:
Yes
Processor:
BIONZ X
Remote Control?:
Yes (via smartphone or Bluetooth)
Screen Dots:
921600
Screen Size:
3"
Screen Type:
TFT LCD
Self Timer?:
Yes
Photo Detectors:
25 megapixels
Sensor Size:
Full frame (35.6 x 23.8 mm)
Sensor Type:
BSI-CMOS
Shutter Priority:
Yes
Speaker?:
Mono
Storage Types:
SD/SDHC/SDXC card (UHS-II supported)
Subject / Scene Modes:
No
Timelapse Recording:
Yes
Touch Screen?:
Yes
USB:
USB 3.2 Gen 1 (5 GBit/sec)
Uncompressed Formats:
RAW
Video:
Viewfinder:
Electronic
White Balance Bracketing:
Yes
Weight (With Battery Installed):
509 g (1.12 lb / 17.95 oz)
White Balance Presets:
7
Metering Mode Details:
Multi
Center-weighted
Highlight-weighted
ASIN(s):
B08HW132XW B08HVXJZYY
Maximum ISO (Boosted):
204800
Wireless:
Built-In
Body Construction Material:
Magnesium alloy
Color Space:
sRGB, Adobe RGB
Headphone Port?:
Yes
Microphone Port?:
Yes
MSRP:
$1799 (body only), $2099 (w/28-60mm lens)
AE Bracketing:
+/-5 (3, 5 frames at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV steps)
Flash Sync Speed:
1/160 sec
Wireless:
802.11ac (dual-band) + Bluetooth + NFC
Lens Mount:
Sony E

Sony a7 IV

Resolution:
33 megapixels
Screen Size:
3" screen
Sensor Type:
Full frame sensor
Release Date:
10/21/2021
LCD Movement:
Fully articulated
Autofocus Details:
Contrast Detect (sensor)
Phase Detect
Multi-area
Selective single-point
Tracking
Single
Continuous
Touch
Face Detection
Live View
Autofocus Light?:
Yes
Battery Type:
Battery Pack
Battery Specs:
NP-FZ100 lithium-ion battery charger
Battery Life:
580
Type:
SLR-style mirrorless
Built-In Flash?:
No
Color Filter:
Primary color filter
Continuous Drive:
10.0 fps
Custom White Balance:
Yes
Dimensions:
131 x 96 x 80 mm (5.16 x 3.78 x 3.15")
Drive Modes:
Effective Pixels:
33 megapixels
Sealed / Weather-Proof?:
Yes
Exposure Compensation:
+/-5 (at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV steps)
Exposure Modes:
External Flash:
Yes (Multi-interface shoe)
File Format:
Flash Modes:
Flash Range:
Focal Length Equivalent:
Format:
MPEG-4, XAVC S, XAVC HS, XAVC S-I, H.264, H.265
GPS:
None
HDMI:
Yes (Standard)
ISO:
Auto, 100-51200 (expands to 50-204800)
Aspect Ratio(s):
1:1, 4:3, 3:2, 16:9
Image Stabilization:
Sensor-shift
JPG Quality Levels:
Extra fine, fine, normal
Live View:
Yes
Manual Exposure Mode:
Yes
Manual Focus:
Yes
Maximum Resolution:
7008 x 4672
Maximum Aperture:
Maximum Shutter Speed:
1/8000 sec
Microphone?:
Stereo
Minimum Shutter Speed:
30 sec
Number of Focal Points:
759
Orientation Sensor?:
Yes
Processor:
Bionz XR
Remote Control?:
Yes (wireless or smartphone)
Screen Dots:
1036
Screen Size:
3"
Screen Type:
TFT LCD
Self Timer?:
Yes
Photo Detectors:
34 megapixels
Sensor Size:
Full frame (35.6 x 23.8 mm)
Sensor Type:
BSI-CMOS
Shutter Priority:
Yes
Speaker?:
Mono
Storage Types:
One CFexpress Type A/UHS-II SD, One UHS-II SD
Subject / Scene Modes:
No
Timelapse Recording:
Touch Screen?:
Yes
USB:
USB 3.2 Gen 2 (10 GBit/sec)
Uncompressed Formats:
RAW
Video:
Viewfinder:
Electronic
White Balance Bracketing:
Yes
Weight (With Battery Installed):
659 g (1.45 lb / 23.25 oz)
White Balance Presets:
7
Metering Mode Details:
Multi
Center-weighted
Highlight-weighted
ASIN(s):
B09JZT6YK5 B0B7ZL362V
Maximum ISO (Boosted):
204800
Wireless:
Built-In
Body Construction Material:
Magnesium alloy
Color Space:
sRGB, Adobe RGB, BT.2020
Headphone Port?:
Yes
Microphone Port?:
Yes
MSRP:
$2499, โ€šยฌ2,800, ยฃ2,400 (body only)
AE Bracketing:
+/-5 (3, 5 frames at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV, 2/3 EV, 1 EV steps)
Flash Sync Speed:
1/250 sec
Wireless:
802.11ac (dual band) + Bluetooth
Lens Mount:
Sony E