Why is the A7 selling cheaper than the A99 ?

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jackgreen
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Re: because LESS parts & more integrated circuits
In reply to 007peter, 3 months ago

1. it's slower, both in continious shoting and most probably in AF

2. Sensor-based Phase-detection is not yet proven technology

3. a7 is less versatile, less lens, cant use screw-driven lens.

4. less fault tolerant, 1 SD card slot.

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