Camera tech data for Konica Minolta Dynax 7D

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NameKonica Minolta Dynax 7D , α-7 Digital (Japan), Maxxum 7D (USA)
Mount typeA-mount
Supported lensesclassic, xi, SSM, SAM, (D), DT
Release year2004
Digital parameters
Output resolution [pixels]3008×2000, 2256×1496, 1504×1000
Output resolution (16:9) [pixels]
Output resolution (panorama) [pixels]
Output resolution (3D panorama) [pixels]
Effective output pixels6.0 M
Sensor typeCCD, Bayer pattern, 12-bit ADC
Sensor size [mm] (crop factor)23.5×15.7 (1.5×)
ISO rangeauto (100–400), 100–3200 (1/1 stops)
Color and post-processing
Color spacessRGB (natural/natural+), Adobe RGB
Image parameterscontrast, saturation, sharpness, hue (-2 – +2)
Creative styles
Picture effects
Picture parameters
Picture profiles
Soft skin effect
White balanceauto, daylight, shade, cloudy, tungsten, fluorescent, flash, direct entry, custom (3 registers)
Color temperature range [K]2500–9900
Color temperature increments [K]100
Color compensation index [steps]± 3 (-2 – +4 for fluorescent)
White-balance bracketing [pictures per shot] (steps [mired])
Noise reductionlong exp. (>1s)
D-range optimizer
DRO bracketing [pictures per shot] (levels)
Auto HDR
Lens compensation
Movie recording
Movie resolutions [size/fps]
Movie ISO range
Shutter speed (movie) [s]
Movie formats
Audio formats
Movie length
Audio monitoring
Movie features
AF sensors8 line, 1 cross
AF range [EV]−1 – 18
AF modesAF-A, AF-S, AF-C, DMF
AF range limiterno
AF assist lightno
AF adjustment [no. of lenses]
Anti-Shake/Super Steady Shotyes
Remote control via USB/WiFino
Other featuresinterval timer, zone matching
Metering modes14 segments, center-weighted, spot
Metering range [EV] (with spot)0 – 20 (3 – 20)
Auto Exposure Lock buttonyes
Exposure modes[P], P with shift, A, S, M with shift
Subject programs3 preset modes
Exposure compensation [stops] (steps [stops])± 3 (1/2), ± 2 (1/3)
Flash shoe typeiISO
Accessory shoe capSC-1000
Flash modesnormal, red-eye reduction, rear sync, slow sync
Flash metering14S-TTL (pre-flash only), ADI, manual (1/1 – 1/16)
Requires D flash unityes
Flash guide number [m]/ coverage [mm]12/24
X-Sync speed [s]1/160 (1/125 w/ AS)
High Speed Syncyes
Wireless flash yes (only w/ built-in flash)
Wireless x-sync speed [s]1/160 (1/125 w/ AS)
Wireless HSSyes
Ratio flash controlno
Flash exposure compensation [stops] (steps [stops])± 2 (1/2)
Studio flash socketyes
Flash Exposure Level lockno
Viewfinder typepentaprism
Viewfinder resolution [pixels]
Viewfinder coverage95%
Viewfinder magnification0.90×
Eye relief [mm]/ from frame [mm]25.0/21.0
ScreensG (default), M, L, ML
Diopter adjustment [diopters]-3.0 – +1.0
Eyepiece cupEC-1400
Viewfinder accessory compatibleyes
Live View
Live View zoom
AS/SS scale in viewfinderyes
Display technology, size [mm/inches], resolution [dots]TFT, 2.5″, 207000
Display mountfixed
Histogram displayluminance
Automatic brightnessno
Touch screenno
Video output interfacesTV (NTSC/PAL)
Display accessories (opt.)screen protector MPP-1000
Frame rate [fps]3
Frame rate with AF [fps]3.0
Frame rate with live view [fps]
Shutter speed (still) [s]30 – 1/4000, B
Shutter typemech.
Self-timer [s]10, 2 (w/ mirror pre-fire)
Continuous self-timer [shots]
Bracketing frames (stops)3, 5 (1/3, 1/2)
Remote release socketMinolta/Sony 3-pin
Wireless remote release
Release priorityyes
Depth of field previewyes
Aperture can be changed during depth of field previewyes
Silent depth of field previewyes
Storage media (number of slots)CompactFlash I/II, Microdrive (1)
Remote storage via USByes
File system formatsFAT12, FAT16, FAT32
File formatsMRW, JPEG w/ EXIF 2.21
Batteries1× NP-400
Battery pack
Vertical gripVC-7D (2× NP-400, 6× AA NiMH)
External power supply6V DC
Construction and accessories
Weather sealingno
Mount materialsteel
Weight [g]760
Standard accessoriesstrap WS-4, body cap, display protector MPP-1000, USB cable, TV cable VC-500, battery NP-400, charger BC-400, software
Other optional accessories
Other interfacesUSB 2.0 (High Speed)
USB modesmass storage, remote control/storage, PTP/PictBridge
PrintingExif Print, Print Image Matching Ⅲ
Latest firmware version (release date)1.10 (02/2005)
Commentsbased on Dynax 7
Reviews & linksBob Atkins on (full review), Michael Reichmann (full review), Phil Askey on Digital Photography Review (full review), Steve's Digicams (full review)
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