ILCE-7R/BQ AP2_4331208736802_Specifications



Lens Mount

Sony E-mount lenses

Lens Compatibility

Sony E-mount lenses


Sensor Type

35 mm


35 mm full frame (35.9 x 24mm) Exmor™ CMOS sensor

Number Of Pixels (Effective)


Number of Pixels (total)

Approx. 36.8 megapixels

Image Sensor Aspect Ratio


Anti-Dust System

Charge protection coating on Optical Filter and ultrasonic vibration mechanism

Recording (still images)

Recording Format (Still images)

JPEG (DCF Ver. 2.0, Exif Ver.2.3, MPF Baseline compliant), RAW (Sony ARW 2.3 format)

Image Size (pixels), 3:2

L: 7360 x 4912 (36M), M: 4800 x 3200 (15M), S: 3680 x 2456 (9.0M)

Image Size (pixels), 16:9

L: 7360 x 4144 (30M), M: 4800 x 2704 (13M), S: 3680 x 2072 (7.6M)

Image Size (pixels), Sweep Panorama

Wide: Horizontal 12,416 x 1,856 (23M),Vertical 5,536 x 2,160 (12M), Standard: Horizontal 8,192 x 1,856 (15M), Vertical 3,872 x 2,160 (8.4M)

Image Quality Modes

RAW, RAW+JPEG, JPEG Extra Fine, JPEG Fine, JPEG Standard

Picture Effect

Posterization (colour, B/W), Pop colour, Retro Photo, Partial colour (R,G,B,Y), High Contrast Mono, Toy Camera, Soft High-key, Soft Focus, HDR Painting, Rich-tone Mono, Miniature, Watercolour, Illustration

Creative Style

Standard, Vivid, Neutral, Clear, Deep, Light, Portrait, Landscape, Sunset, Night Scene, Autumn leaves, Black & White, Sepia, Style Box(1-6), Contrast (-3 to +3 steps), Saturation (-3 to +3 steps), Sharpness (-3 to +3 steps)

Dynamic Range Functions

Off, Dynamic Range Optimizer (Auto/Level (1-5)), Auto High Dynamic Range (Auto Exposure Difference, Exposure Difference Level (1-6 EV, 1.0 EV step))

Recording (movie)

Recording Format (Movie)

AVCHD 2.0 / MP4

Video Compression

MPEG-4 AVC/H.264

Audio Recording Format

AVCHD: MPEG-4 AVC/H.264, MP4: MPEG-4 AVC/H.264

Image Size (pixels), PAL

1920 x 1080(60p, 28M, PS), 1920 x 1080(60i, 24M, FX), 1920 x 1080(60i, 17M, FH), 1920 x 1080(24p, 24M, FX), 1920 x 1080(24p, 17M, FH), 1440 x 1080(30fps), VGA(640 x 480, 30fps)

Movie Functions

Audio Level Display,Audio Rec Level,Auto Slow Shutter,HDMI Info. Display

Storage Media

Compatible Recording Media

Memory Stick PRO Duo™, Memory Stick PRO-HG Duo™, Memory Stick XC-HG Duo, SD memory card, SDHC™ memory card, SDXC™ memory card

Noise Reduction

Noise Reduction

Long exposure NR: On/Off selectable, available for shutter speeds longer than 1 sec. High ISO NR: Normal/Low/Off selectable

Multi Frame NR

Auto/ISO 100 to 51200

White balance

White Balance Modes

Auto, Daylight, Shade, Cloudy, Incandescent, Fluorescent : Warm White / Cool White / Day White / Daylight, Flash, Color Temperature 2500 to 9900K & color filter G7 to M7(15-step), A7 to B7(15-step), Custom, Underwater

AWB Micro Adjustment

G7 to M7 ( 15-steps ), A7 to B7 ( 15-steps )


3 frames, H/L selectable


Focus Type

Contrast-detection AF

Focus Sensor

Exmor™ CMOS sensor

Focus Point

25 points (contrast-detection AF)

Focus Sensitivity Range

EV0 to EV20 (ISO100 equivalent with F2.8 lens attached)

AF Mode

AF-S (Single-shot AF), AF-C ( Continuous AF), DMF (Direct Manual Focus), Manual Focus

Focus Area

Multi Point (25 points(contrast-detection AF)) / Zone / Center-weighted / Flexible Spot (S/M/L)

Other Features

Focus lock, Eye-Start AF (only with LA-EA2 or LA-EA4 attached(Sold separately))


AF Illuminator range

Approx. 0.3m - approx. 3.0m (with FE 28-70mm F3.5-5.6 OSS attached)


Metering Type

1200 - zone evaluative metering

Metering Sensor

Exmor™ CMOS sensor

Metering Sensitivity

EV0 to EV20 (at ISO100 equivalent with F2.8 lens attached)

Metering Mode

Multi-segment, Center-weighted, Spot

Exposure Modes

iAUTO, Superior Auto, Programmed AE (P), Aperture priority (A), Shutter-speed priority (S), Manual (M), Sweep Panorama, Scene Selection

Scene Selection

Portrait, Landscape, Macro, Sports action, Sunset, Night portrait, Night Scene, Hand-held Twilight, Anti Motion Blur

Exposure Compensation

Still images: +/- 5.0 EV (1/3 EV, 1/2 EV steps selectable);Movies: +/- 3.0 EV (1/3 EV steps)

Auto (AE) Bracketing

With 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV, 2/3 EV, 1.0 EV, 2.0 EV, 3.0 EV increments, 3/5 frames (2.0 EV, 3.0 EV : only 3 frames) selectable

AE Lock

AE is locked when the shutter button is half pressed (ON/OFF is available in MENU)

ISO Sensitivity (Recommended Exposure Index)

ISO 50–25600


Viewfinder Type

0.5"-type electronic viewfinder (color)

Number of Dots

2,359,296 dots

Brightness Control (Viewfinder)

Auto/Manual (5 steps between -2 and +2)

Color Temperature Control

Manual (5 steps)

Field Coverage



approx. 0.71 x (with 50mm lens at infinity, -1m<sup>-1</sup>) diopter

Dioptre Adjustment

-4.0 to +3.0m<sup>-1</sup>diopter

Eye Point

Approx. 27mm from the eyepiece lens, 22mm from the eyepiece frame at -1m<sup>-1</sup>diopter (CIPA standard)

Viewfinder Display

Graphic Display, Display All Info., No Disp. Info., Digital Level Gauge, Histogram

LCD Screen

Monitor Type

3.0" type TFT LCD

Total Number of Dots

921,600 dots

Brightness Control (LCD)

Manual (5 steps between -2 and +2), Sunny Weather mode

Adjustable Angle

Up by approx. 90 degrees, Down by approx. 45 degrees

LCD Display

Graphic Display, Display All Info, No Disp. Info, Level, Histgram, For viewfinder

Focus Magnifier

35mm full frame: 7.2x, 14.4x APS-C: 4.7x, 9.4x

Quick Navi


Peaking MF

Yes (Level setting: High/Mid/Low/Off, colour: White/Red/Yellow)

Other Features

Face Detection

On/On (Regist. Faces), Off, Face registration, Face selection (Max. number of detectable faces: 8)

Auto Object Framing

Yes (Still Images)

Clear Image Zoom

Approx. 2x

Smart zoom (Still Image)

M:approx. 1.5x, S:approx. 2x

Digital zoom (Still Image)

L:approx. 4x;M:approx. 6.1x;S:approx. 8x

Digital zoom (Movie)

Approx. 4x

PlayMemories Camera Apps™


Lens Compensation

Peripheral Shading, Chromatic Aberration, Distortion

Image Processor



Yes (3 sec delay/OFF selectable)

Smile Shutter

Smile shutter (selectable from 3 steps)

Touch Shutter



Shutter Type

Electronically-controlled, vertical-traverse, focal-plane type

Shutter Speed

Still images:1/8000 to 30 sec, Bulb, Movies: 1/8000 to 1/4(1/3 steps) up to 1/60 in AUTO mode (up to 1/30 in Auto slow shutter mode)

Flash Sync. Speed

1/160 sec.

Image Stabilization


Not supported (image stabilisation supported on lens)

Compensation Effect

Not supported (image stabilisation supported on lens)

Flash Control

Flash Control

Pre-flash TTL

Flash Compensation

+/- 3.0EV (switchable between 1/3 and 1/2 EV steps)

Flash Modes

Flash off, Autoflash, Fill-flash, Slow Sync., Rear Sync., Red-eye reduction (on/off selectable), Hi-speed sync*4, Wireless control*4

External Flash Compatibility

Sony α System Flash compatible with Multi Interface Shoe, attach the shoe adaptor for flash compatible with Auto-lock accessory shoe


Drive Modes

Single-shot, Continuous shooting, Speed Priority Continuous shooting, Self-timer (10/2 sec delay selectable), Self-timer (Cont.) (with 10 sec delay 3/5 exposures selectable), Bracketing

Continuous Drive Speed (approx. max.)

4 fps (in Speed Priority Continuous Shooting mode)


Playback Modes

Single (with or without shooting information RGB histogram & highlight / shadow warning), 9/25-frame index view, Enlarged display mode (L: 23x, M: 15x, S: 11.5x), Panorama (Standard): 25.6x, Panorama (Wide): 38.8x), Auto Review (10/5/2 sec,Off), Image orientation (Auto/Manual/Off selectable), Slideshow, Panorama scrolling, Folder selection (Date/Still/MP4/AVCHD), Forward / Rewind (movie), Delete, Protect



One-touch remote, One-touch sharing

HD Output

HDMI micro connector, BRAVIA Sync (link menu), PhotoTV HD, 4K still image PB

Multi Interface Shoe



Multi/Micro USB Terminal, Multi Interface Shoe, Microphone minijack, Headphone minijack, Vertical Grip Connector



Built-in stereo microphones or ECM-CG50/ XLR-K1M (sold separately)


Built-in, monaural


Compatible Standards

Exif Print, Print Image Matching III, DPOF setting


Supplied Battery

NP-FW50 W-series Rechargeable Battery Pack

Battery Life (Still Images)

Up to 340 shots

Battery Life (CIPA, Movies)

Actual Recording:Approx. 60 min (Viewfinder) / Approx. 65 min (LCD monitor) (CIPA standard), Continuous Recording:Approx. 90 min (Viewfinder) / Approx. 90 min (LCD monitor)

External Power

AC Adaptor AC-PW20 (sold separately)

Internal Battery Charge


Size & Weight

Dimensions (W x H x D)

126.9 x 94.4 x 54.8mm, 126.9 x 94.4 x 48.2mm (from grip to monitor); 5 x 3 3/4 x 2 1/4 in., 5 x 3 3/4 x 1 15/16 in. (from grip to monitor)

Weight (with battery and memory card included)

407 g (Body Only) / 465 g (With battery and media)


View on Smartphone


Upload to PC


View on TV


Wireless & Network Capabilities

Wi-Fi, NFC One-touch functionality, Downloadable Camera Apps

Compatible OS

Compatible OS

Windows Vista 8 SP2,Windows 7 SP1,Windows 8,Mac OS X (v10.6-v10.8)



Continuous movie recording is possible for approximately 29 minutes (limited by product specifications).


Indicated recording time is defined by repeating the following cycle: Power on, start recording, zoom, stand-by and power off.


Indicated recording time is defined by repeating the following cycle: Pressing the MOVIE button. No other operations such as zoom are performed.