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Sony Alpha 7R
Nikon D3200 + Nikkor AF-S DX 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6G VR
Top 18%2,036 points
Top 18%
Top 20%1,985 points
Top 20%
Sony Alpha 7R
Nikon D3200 + Nikkor AF-S DX 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6G VR
Top specs and features

Sony Alpha 7R vs Nikon D3200 + Nikkor AF-S DX 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6G VR: 73 facts in comparison

1. megapixels

46.96% more megapixels (main camera).
36.3MP
Panono Camera: 108MP
24.7MP

2. sensor size

The larger the sensor the more light the sensor captures yielding in better image quality.
35.8 x 23.9mm
Polaroid Snap: 81.2 x 25.4mm
23.2 x 15.4mm

3. focus points

The more focus points the more flexibility in picking which part of the scene to focus on. They also give the image sensor a better probability in identifying the right area of the scene to focus on in more automatic modes.
117
Sony Alpha a7 III: 693
11

4. continuous shooting at high resolution

Fast continuous shooting is useful for catching action shots.
4fps
Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II: 60fps
4fps

5. noise

The maximum ISO at which the device still captures excellent quality images. Source: DxOMark.
2746ISO
Sony Alpha a7 III: 3730ISO
1131ISO

6. has a flip-out screen

Flip-out screens are useful for doing tricky shots.
Sony Alpha 7R
Nikon D3200 + Nikkor AF-S DX 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6G VR
27% have it

7. maximum light sensitivity

With a higher light sensitivity (ISO level), the sensor absorbs more light. This can be used to capture moving objects using a fast shutter speed, or to take images in low light without using a flash.
25600 ISO
Nikon D7500 + Nikon AF-S DX Nikkor 18-140mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR: 1640000 ISO
12800 ISO

8. longer battery life

CIPA is an independent, standard measurement that determines how many shots a camera can take before the battery dies.
340shots
Nikon D3x: 4400shots
540shots

9. image quality

A device's overall image quality score considers: color depth, dynamic range and low light performance. Source: DxOMark.
95
Sony Alpha 7R II: 98
81

10. video recording (main camera)

The maximum resolution available for videos shot with the main camera. Although it may be possible to choose among other frame rates, those recordings usually have lower resolutions.
1080 x 60fps
Canon EOS 1D X Mark II: 2160 x 60fps
1080 x 30fps

11. weight

200g lighter.
465g
HTC Re: 65.5g
265g(Nikon AF-S DX Nikkor 18-55mm F/3.5-5.6G VR)

12. Has WiFi

The device can connect to WiFi.
Sony Alpha 7R
Nikon D3200 + Nikkor AF-S DX 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6G VR
38% have it

13. color depth

The better a device's color depth the more color nuances it can distinguish. Source: DxOMark.
25.6bits
HP Photosmart R927: 42bits
24.1bits

14. fastest shutter speed

A faster maximum shutter speed allows taking pictures of fast moving subjects without blur.
1/8000s
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 IV: 1/32000s
1/4000s

15. has a stereo microphone

A stereo microphone allows to record audio files or movies in stereo without an external microphone.
Sony Alpha 7R
Nikon D3200 + Nikkor AF-S DX 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6G VR
50% have it

16. Has phase detection autofocus for videos

A phase detection autofocus system is faster than a contrast detection autofocus system. Even when recording scenes with a lot of fast movements, the videos are sharp and clear.
Sony Alpha 7R
Nikon D3200 + Nikkor AF-S DX 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6G VR
11% have it

17. Has phase detection autofocus for photos

A phase detection autofocus is much faster than a contrast detection autofocus, allowing for sharper images.
Sony Alpha 7R
Nikon D3200 + Nikkor AF-S DX 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6G VR
31% have it

18. dynamic range

The better the dynamic range the system captures a wider number of values from dark to light leading to more details in low and highlights. Source: DxOMark.
14.1Evs
Nikon D810A: 14.8Evs
13.2Evs

19. pixel density

15.5% higher pixel density.
544ppi
Panasonic Lumix DC-TS7: 2160ppi
471ppi

20. has built-in optical image stabilization

Optical image stabilization uses gyroscopic sensors to detect the vibrations of the camera. The lens adjusts the optical path accordingly, ensuring that any type of motion blur is corrected before the sensor captures the image.
Sony Alpha 7R
Nikon D3200 + Nikkor AF-S DX 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6G VR(Nikon AF-S DX Nikkor 18-55mm F/3.5-5.6G VR)
46% have it

21. has AF tracking

With AF tracking, once you choose the subject and press the shutter release part way down, as the subject moves, the autofocus will follow it. No more out of focus shots.
Sony Alpha 7R
Nikon D3200 + Nikkor AF-S DX 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6G VR
72% have it

22. resolution

33.45% higher resolution.
1358 x 906px
Panasonic Lumix DC-TS7: 5184 x 3888px
1176 x 784px

23. has a microphone in

A microphone port allows connecting external high-end or specialized microphones.
Sony Alpha 7R
Nikon D3200 + Nikkor AF-S DX 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6G VR
25% have it

24. has a 24p cinema mode

24p is a video format (24 frames per second) traditionally used in cinema. Nowadays, it is used to create film-like motion characteristics.
Sony Alpha 7R
Nikon D3200 + Nikkor AF-S DX 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6G VR
26% have it

25. width

2mm narrower.
127mm
DxO One: 26.2mm
125mm

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