Sony a7 III vs Canon EOS R Camera Specs Comparison

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Sony a7 III vs Canon EOS R Camera Specs Comparison
Sony a7 IIICanon EOS RP
AnnouncedFeb 27, 2018Sep 5, 2018
Price (Body Only)
* As of Jan 2019
$1,999 USD$2,299 USD
Body TypeSLR Style MirrorlessSLR Style Mirrorless
Sensor TypeFull Frame Exmor R CMOS
(35.6 x 23.8 mm)
Full Frame CMOS
(36.0 x 24.0 mm)
Image Size (Pixels)6,000 x 4,0006,720 x 4,480
Effective Pixels24.2 megapixels30.3 megapixels
Image Stabilization5-Axis Image Sensor ShiftNo
Lens MountSony E mountCanon RF mount
Focal Length Multiplierx 1.0x 1.0
ISO100 – 51,200100 – 40,000
File FormatJPEG
RAW (14-bit)
RAW (14-bit)
Number of Focus Points6935,655
Screen Type3″ type TFT Tilt Screen
(2.95″ wide type)
3.15″ TFT Vari-Angle Screen
(3:2 Aspect Ratio)
Touch ScreenYesYes
Monitor Resolution (Dot)921,6002,100,000
Viewfinder TypeElectricElectric
Viewfinder Resolution (Dot)2,359,2963,690,400
Shutter Speed1/8,000 sec – 30 sec1/8,000 sec – 30 sec
Continuous Shooting10 fps8 fps
Silent ShutterYesYes
Built-in FlashNoNo
Video Resolution4K: 3,840 x 2,160 (24/25/30p 100M)
FHD: 1,920 x 1,080 (120p 100M)
4K: 3,840 x 2,160 (23.98/24/25/29.97p 480M)
FHD: 1,920 x 1,080 50/59.94p 180M)
Audio In (Mic)YesYes
Audio Out (Headphone)YesYes
Media SlotSlot 1: SD Memory Card (UHS-I/II Compliant)
Slot 2: Memory Stick Duo / SD/SDHC/SDXC Memory Card (UHS-I Compliant)
SD/SDHC/SDXC Memory Card (UHS-I/II Compliant)
Battery TypeNP-FZ100LP-E6N (or LP-E6)
Battery Life (Still Images)610 shots (Viewfinder)
710 shots (LCD Monitor)
350 shots (at low temperatures )
370 shots (at room temperature)
Battery Life (Movies)115 min (Viewfinder)
125 min (LCD Monitor)
130 min (at low temperatures )
140 min (at room temperature)
USB Charging
* With the USB Power Adapter PD-E1, in-camera charging of LP-E6N is possible
YesYes *
DimensionsW = 126.9 mm
H = 95.6 mm
D = 73.7 mm
W = 135.8 mm
H = 98.3 mm
D = 84.4 mm
Weight565 g
(Body only)
650 g
(With battery &
memory card)
580 g
(Body only)
660 g
(With battery &
memory card)
Timelapse RecordingYes (With the upcoming firmware v3)
Yes (Built-in Feature)
Other FeaturesReal-time Eye AF & Real-Time Eye AF for Animals (With firmware v3)EOS R System Adapters (Control Ring Mount, Drop in Filter Mount Adapter, Mount Adapter)
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