Sony A7S III vs A7 III: both cameras shoot stills and video, so which one is best?

Sony A7S III vs A7 III
(Image credit: Sony)

Has there ever been a camera so eagerly anticipated as the Sony A7S III? Sony kept us waiting a long time for it as the A7S II was almost six years old by the time the A7S III was announced.

Thankfully, the wait  was well worthwhile as it’s a great camera and has sold very well. However, the A7 III is also very capable, much more affordable and has also proved very popular. So what are the key differences and which should you go for? Read on to find out.

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Angela Nicholson

Angela has been testing camera gear from all the major manufacturers since January 2004 and has been Amateur Photographer’s Technical Editor and Head of Testing for Future Publishing’s photography portfolio (Digital Camera MagazinePhotoPlus: The Canon MagazineN-PhotoPractical PhotoshopPhotography Week and Professional Photography magazines, as well as the Digital Camera World and TechRadar websites). She is the founder of SheClicks - a community group that encourages and supports female photographers.