Why is the A7 selling cheaper than the A99 ?

Started Jan 2, 2014 | Discussions thread
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J Birn
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Re: Why is the A7 selling cheaper than the A99 ?
In reply to K E Hoffman, Jan 2, 2014

K E Hoffman wrote:

A99 has User memories like you A77 for storing settings.. A7 does not that I can see

Look at the top command dial on the a7/a7r:


(image link is from http://www.dpreview.com/previews/sony-alpha-7-7r/3 )

I like having 3 user memory modes on my a99, but 2 is still pretty good, and I like having a dedicated dial for EV adjustments.

I'm not about to run out and buy an a7 or a7r myself, but who knows if the next generation of that line might be a good upgrade to get something more portable than my current camera.

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