Sony a7s III

The updated sensor design also brings improved autofocus performance via 759 phase-detection points, which offer intelligent subject tracking and Real-time Eye AF to ensure critical focus on moving subjects in all recording modes. The sensor and BIONZ XR processor also facilitate impressive sensitivity, with an expanded range from ISO 40-409600, as well as fast 10 fps continuous shooting for up to 1000 consecutive raw frames. Additionally, 5-axis SteadyShot INSIDE sensor-shift image stabilization is available, too, which minimizes the appearance of camera shake by up to 5.5 stops.

Noteworthy Attributes:

  • 12.1MP Exmor RS BSI CMOS Sensor and BIONZ XR Image Processor
  • UHD 4K 120p Video, 10-Bit 4:2:2 Internal Recording
  • S-Log2 and S-Log3 with 10-bit 4:2:2 support
  • HEVC codec with high compression efficiency
  • Game-changing tracking features to revolutionize movie shooting
  • Fast Hybrid AF System
  • 5-Axis SteadyShot INSIDE Image Stabilization
  •  USB 3.2 Gen 1 Type-C port
  • Built-in Wi-Fi enables the remote camera control and instant sharing
  • Full-size HDMI A port

Rental Rates

: $250 + HST
: $750 + HST
: $250 + HST

Package Contents

  • Sony a7s III body
  • ARRI Standard Cheese Plates
  • Battery Kit
    • 3x NP-FZ100 Rechargeable Lithium-Ion Batteries
    • 1x Dual Charger
  • USB-C cable

Lens adapters available for an additional rental fee.

IMAGING
Lens MountSony E- Mount 
Camera FormatFull Frame
PixelsActual: 12.9 Megapixel
Effective: 12.1 Megapixel
Max Resolution4240 x 2832
Aspect Ratio1:1, 3:2, 4:3, 16:9
Sensor Type/SizeCMOS/35.6 x 23.8 mm
File FormatsJPEG, Raw, HEIF
Bit Depth14-Bit
Memory Card TypeDual Slot: CFexpress Type A / SD
Image StabilizationSensor-Shift, 5-Axis


A/V RECORDING
Video RecordingNTSC/PAL
Video FormatH.265/XAVC HS 4:2:2 10-Bit
UHD 4K (3840 x 2160) at 23.976p/25p/29.97p/50p/59.94p/100p/119.88p [50 to 280 Mb/s]
H.265/XAVC HS 4:2:0 10-Bit
UHD 4K (3840 x 2160) at 23.976p/25p/29.97p/50p/59.94p/100p/119.88p [30 to 200 Mb/s]
H.264/XAVC S-I 4:2:2 10-Bit
UHD 4K (3840 x 2160) at 23.976p/25p/29.97p/50p/59.94p [240 to 600 Mb/s]
Full HD (1920 x 1080) at 23.976p/25p/29.97p/50p/59.94p [89 to 222 Mb/s]
H.264/XAVC S 4:2:2 10-Bit
UHD 4K (3840 x 2160) at 23.976p/25p/29.97p/50p/59.94p/100p/119.88p [100 to 280 Mb/s]
Full HD (1920 x 1080) at 23.976p/25p/29.97p/50p/59.94p/100p/119.88p/200p/239.76p [50 Mb/s]
H.264/XAVC S 4:2:0 8-Bit
UHD 4K (3840 x 2160) at 23.976p/25p/29.97p/50p/59.94p/100p/119.88p [60 to 200 Mb/s]
Full HD (1920 x 1080) at 23.976p/25p/29.97p/50p/59.94p/100p/119.88p/200p/239.76p [16 to 100 Mb/s]
Aspect Ratio1:1, 3:2, 4:3, 16:9
Video Clip LengthUnlimited
Audio RecordingBuilt-In Microphone (Stereo)
External Microphone Input


FOCUS CONTROL
Focus TypeAuto and Manual Focus
Focus ModeContinuous-Servo AF (C), Direct Manual Focus (DMF), Manual Focus (M), Single-Servo AF (S)
Auto-Focus PointsPhase Detection: 759
Contrast Detection: 425


EXPOSURE CONTROL
ISO SensitivityAuto, 80 to 102400 (Extended: 40 to 409600)
Shutter1/8000 to 30 Second Bulb Mode
Metering MethodCenter-Weighted Average, Highlight Weighted, Multiple, Spot
Exposure ModesAperture Priority, Manual, Program, Shutter Priority
White Balance Modes
Auto, Cloudy, Color Temperature, Color Temperature Filter, Custom, Daylight, Flash, Fluorescent (Cool White), Fluorescent (Day White), Fluorescent (Daylight), Fluorescent (Warm White), Incandescent, Shade, Underwater
Continuous ShootingUp to 10 fps at 12.1 MP for up to 1000 Frames (Raw) / 1000 Frames (JPEG)
Up to 8 fps at 12.1 MP
Up to 6 fps at 12.1 MP
Up to 3 fps at 12.1 MP


POWER
Battery1 x NP-FZ100 Rechargeable Lithium-Ion, 7.2 VDC, 2280 mAh (Approx. 600 Shots)
Operating Temperature32 to 104°F / 0 to 40°C


PHYSICAL
Dimensions (W x H x D)5.07 x 3.81 x 2.74"
Weight3.15 lb