GXR A12-M vs NEX-7

Started Aug 24, 2011 | Discussions thread
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SphericalAberration Senior Member • Posts: 1,010
GXR A12-M vs NEX-7

I guess everyone's seen the NEX-7 specs now:
http://www.dpreview.com/news/1108/11082419sonynex7overview.asp

On paper it seems like a better camera than the GXR/M-mount.

But I'm still going to stand by my A12-M order - as I think Ricoh is going to do a better job of optimizing for close to sensor M lenses. At the very least micro-lenses for a 24Mpixel would have to be smaller so less effective at catching light.

However I do hope the Sony triggers Ricoh to update the GXR body to have a built in EVF and a better RAW buffer.

For those wanting to mainly make use of SLR lenses - are you now thinking of Sony instead of Ricoh ?

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