K01, who is "ugly" now?

Started Oct 26, 2013 | Discussions thread
Petroglyph
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Re: K01, who is "ugly" now?
In reply to Jim in Hudson, Oct 26, 2013

Jim in Hudson wrote:

ET2 wrote:

audiobomber wrote:

This isn't even close

Was the last line accidentally truncated? Seems it should have ended with "... in price".

I give Sony credit for trying something different here. When it comes to weight and dimension, though, the practical figures should include the adapter as well until there's a robust native lens lineup. The other issue around dimension relates back to the low shot life. I don't know how many "pros" will buy the A7 but most will find it necessary to include the grip just to get the shot life up to a D800/E.

Yikes!  CIPA 320 shots on a charge.  That means about 200 in practice with everything else going on and the LCD turning on/off and powering up the EVF and going in and out of standby.  One will have to carry around a pocket full of charged batteries like they recommend with the Sigma DP** cameras.  I noticed the K3 CIPA count dropped a bit as well.

Cheers.

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