Konica Minolta Maxxum 7D Review
Konica Minolta Maxxum 7D Specifications
|Price (Body only)||
US: $ 1,599
|Body material|| Top and Front: Magnesium Alloy
|Sensor|| 23.5 x 15.7 mm CCD sensor
RGB Color Filter Array
Interline interlaced CCD
Built-in fixed low-pass filter
6.31 million total pixels
6.1 million effective pixels
3008 x 2000
|File formats|| RAW (12-bit) (approx. 9.8 MB per image)
RAW + JPEG (Fine)
JPEG (EXIF 2.21) - (Extra Fine, Fine, Standard)
|Color space|| sRGB (Natural)
|Lenses||Minolta A-type bayonet mount|
|Anti-Shake|| CCD-Shift Anti-shake system with LED indicator in viewfinder
Anti-shake effect: Equivalent to 2 – 3 steps in shutter speed
|Auto Focus|| TTL CCD line sensors (9-points, 8 lines with center cross-hair sensor)
Wide focus area, any area selectable (of 9)
EV -1 to 18 (ISO 100) detection range
Predictive focus control for moving subjects
Auto-tracking focus point display
|Focus modes|| Single-shot AF
|AF assist|| Yes, via flash
5.0 m range
|Metering modes|| 14-segment Honeycomb pattern
|Metering range|| EV 0 to 20 (at ISO 100 with F1.4 lens)|
|AE Lock|| AE-L button
Half-press shutter release
|AE Bracketing|| 3 or 5 frames
0.3 or 0.5 EV steps
|Exposure compen.|| -3.0 to +3.0 EV in 0.5 EV steps
-2.0 to +2.0 EV in 0.3 EV steps
|Exposure steps|| 0.5 EV
Auto (100 - 400)
|Shutter||Electronically-controlled, vertical-traverse, focal-plane Shutter|
|Shutter Speed|| 30 to 1/4000 sec
|Flash X-sync|| 1/160 sec (with AS off)
1/125 sec (with AS on)
|Aperture values||Depends on lens|
|DOF preview||Yes, button|
|Image parameters|| Contrast (-2 to +2)
Saturation (-2 to +2)
Sharpness (-2 to +2)
Hue (-2 to +2)
|Noise reduction||On / Off (exposures longer than 1 sec)|
Eye-level fixed pentaprism
|LCD monitor|| 2.5" TFT LCD
|Flash|| Built-in pop-up flash (manual release)
Metering: ADI, Pre-flash TTL, Manual flash control
Guide number 12 (ISO 100/m), 17 (ISO 200/m)
Angle of coverage 24 mm (35 mm equiv.)
Flash sync 1/160 sec (AS off), 1/125 sec (AS on)
|Flash compensation||-2.0 to +2.0 EV in 0.5 EV steps|
|External flash||Program Flash 5600HS(D), 3600HS(D), 2500D, Macro Ring Flash 1200*
with flash sync. terminal
|Continuous shooting|| RAW / RAW+JPEG: 3 fps, up to 9 frames
JPEG Extra Fine: 3 fps, up to 12 frames
JPEG Fine: 3 fps, up to 15 frames
JPEG Standard: 3 fps, up to 19 frames
|Self-timer|| 10 sec
|Interval timer|| Interval time: 30 seconds/1-10, 15, 20, 30, 45, 60 minutes
2 -240 frames
Start timer is equipped. (Setting: 0.5 to 24H, in 0.5 increments)
|Connectivity|| USB 2.0 Hi-Speed
|Video out||Selectable NTSC or PAL|
|Storage||Compact Flash Type I/II|
|Power|| NP-400 Lithium-Ion rechargeable battery
Battery charger included
Optional AC adapter
Optional Vertical Control Grip VC-7D
|Dimensions||150 x 106 x 78 mm (5.9 x 4.2 x 3.1 in)|
|Weight (no batt/lens)||760 g (1.68 lb)|
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