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 IT Pro Portal 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...