Sony NEX-7

  • Sony NEX-7
84
Based on 46 scores, 76 reviews available
  • Excellent:
    22
  • Good:
    18
  • Average:
    3
  • Bad:
    3

Pros:

  • Compact body.
  • 24-megapixel resolution.
  • Articulating LCD.

Cons:

  • So-so kit lens.
  • Proprietary hot shoe.

Expert reviews and ratings

By G4tv.com on 60

Video Review: Sony's new Alpha NEX-7 Digital Camera is designed to compete with the current crop of digital SLR cameras, and Gadget PrOnners Rob Delaney and Matt Mira review the...

By itproportal.com on 100

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By evogadget.com on -

To draw a conclusion: Sony's Alpha NEX-7 is a camera that does a lot of good things. And it has few drawbacks. Advanced photographers will like...

By theregister.co.uk on 85

The NEX-7 is certainly a great little compact system camera and one that comes closest to the performance and features of a DSLR – something I am quite sure endear it to many advanced and enthusiast photographers. Certainly the electronic...

By The Luminous Landscape on -

Forum Login The Big Problem with the NEX 7 As reported repeatedly on this site and on many others, Sony made a giant blunder with the location of the video button on the NEX 7. It is in a place on the grip where it constantly gets inadvertently...

By PC Mag on 90

Sony's high-end mirrorless camera, the Alpha NEX-7 is a top performer brimming with features, but a camera of this caliber deserves a better kit lens....

By The Luminous Landscape on -

Sony NEX-7 with 18-200mm @ ISO 100 It's now been six months since I started using the Sony NEX-7. I received one for testing in November, 2011, just before leaving for six months...

By CamcorderInfo on 86

In terms of video, Sony is quickly positioning itself as a leader in the interchangeable lens camera market. The NEX-7, like the NEX-5N before it, handled our performance tests with ease, offering some of the sharpest video we've seen from an...

By Digital Trends on 90

If you’re looking for a camera that’ll last for years and has tons of options to help you grow as a photographer, buy the Sony alpha NEX-7....

By Camera Gear Guide on 90

We can’t help but to think that Sony has itself a really compelling camera system with its NEX family. On the consumer side, the NEX-5n and NEX-C3 bring excellent image quality with beginner friendly point-and-shoot controls to less advanced...

By Camera Gear Guide on -

We’re wrapping our review of the Sony NEX-7 and after a couple of weeks of use, we remain strongly impressed. The camera is a real earnest performer, looks and feels pretty good, and takes a great picture. Another big plus…the control setup,...

By ePHOTOzine on 90

The Sony NEX-7 is a high specification mirrorless system camera with a high resolution sensor, high speed shooting, quick performance and an excellent OLED viewfinder. It is capable of taking detailed colourful photos in a variety of situations with...

By Camera Gear Guide on -

We’re in the middle of reviewing the very compelling Sony NEX-7 right now and initial impressions are very good. Not only is the camera a blast to use (and darned responsive), the image quality is pretty darn good too. 24.3 MP on an APS-C sized...

By Camera Labs on 89

Ever since the NEX range was launched, photography enthusiasts have been waiting for a model that would exploit its potential to the full and the NEX-7 finally delivers on that promise. What makes the difference is the outstandingly good electronic...

By Stuff.tv on 100

Supreme picture quality and uncompromised DSLR-like control in a truly compact body...

By Photo Answers on 80

It’s clear that customisability was high on the agenda when Sony developed the NEX-7, as there are a large number of buttons that have been left completely unlabelled. This has been done to allow the user to...

By Engadget on -

As you may have gathered, we're quite smitten with the Sony Alpha NEX-7. The camera offers many features previously only accessible to full-size DSLR owners, delivering excellent performance in a body size only nominally larger than the NEX-C3 and...

By Good Gear Guide on 80

The next step in Sony's evolution of its NEX interchangeable-lens-but-no-bulky-internal-mirror camera system is technically brilliant: an amazingly detailed and clean image sensor shoehorned into a reasonably compact camera body that's...

By PC Pro on 67

A delight to use with outstanding photo and video quality – and a price to...

By T3 Magazine on 80

The 24.3 megapixel, 1920x1080 video shooting, APS-C sensor-incorporating Sony NEX-7 is the priciest interchangeable lens compact to date. Luckily for Sony then it’s arguably the best, with a performance that should satisfy the semi pro. Even if it...