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Hasselblad X2D vs Sony A7R V

Portability
56
Imaging
93
Features
78
Overall
87
Hasselblad X2D 100c front
 
Sony Alpha A7R V front
Portability
60
Imaging
84
Features
96
Overall
88

Hasselblad X2D vs Sony A7R V Key Specs

Hasselblad X2D
(Full Review)
  • 100MP - Medium format Sensor
  • 3.60" Tilting Screen
  • ISO 64 - 25600
  • Sensor based 5-axis Image Stabilization
  • Hasselblad X Mount
  • 895g - 149 x 106 x 75mm
  • Launched September 2022
  • Superseded the Hasselblad X1D II 50C
Sony A7R V
(Full Review)
  • 61MP - Full frame Sensor
  • 3.20" Fully Articulated Screen
  • ISO 100 - 32000 (Push to 102800)
  • Sensor based 5-axis Image Stabilization
  • No Anti-Alias Filter
  • 1/8000s Maximum Shutter
  • 7680 x 4320 video
  • Sony E Mount
  • 723g - 131 x 97 x 82mm
  • Announced October 2022
  • Succeeded the Sony A7R IV
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Hasselblad X2D vs Sony A7R V Overview

Its time to take a more detailed look at the Hasselblad X2D vs Sony A7R V, both Pro Mirrorless digital cameras by brands Hasselblad and Sony. There is a large difference between the image resolutions of the X2D (100MP) and A7R V (61MP) and the X2D (Medium format) and A7R V (Full frame) possess different sensor sizing.

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The X2D was brought out very close to the A7R V which means that they are of a similar age. Each of these cameras offer different body type with the Hasselblad X2D being a Rangefinder-style mirrorless camera and the Sony A7R V being a SLR-style mirrorless camera.

Before delving through a in-depth comparison, below is a brief summary of how the X2D scores versus the A7R V for portability, imaging, features and an overall score.

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Reasons to pick Hasselblad X2D over the Sony A7R V

 X2D A7R V 
Screen sizing3.60"3.20"Bigger screen (+0.4")

Reasons to pick Sony A7R V over the Hasselblad X2D

 A7R V X2D 
Screen typeFully articulatedTiltingFully Articulating screen
Selfie screen Easy selfies

Common features in the Hasselblad X2D and Sony A7R V

 X2D A7R V 
AnnouncedSeptember 2022October 2022Similar age
Manually focus Very accurate focusing
Screen resolution2360k2360kSame screen resolution
Touch screen Quickly navigate

Hasselblad X2D vs Sony A7R V Physical Comparison

When you are intending to carry around your camera regularly, you'll need to factor its weight and size. The Hasselblad X2D offers outer measurements of 149mm x 106mm x 75mm (5.9" x 4.2" x 3.0") having a weight of 895 grams (1.97 lbs) and the Sony A7R V has specifications of 131mm x 97mm x 82mm (5.2" x 3.8" x 3.2") along with a weight of 723 grams (1.59 lbs).

Analyze the Hasselblad X2D vs Sony A7R V in our newest Camera plus Lens Size Comparison Tool. Camera Size Comparison with Lenses

Remember, the weight of an ILC will differ depending on the lens you choose at that moment. Following is the front view measurements comparison of the X2D vs the A7R V.

Hasselblad X2D vs Sony A7R V size comparison

Using size and weight, the portability score of the X2D and A7R V is 56 and 60 respectively.

Hasselblad X2D vs Sony A7R V top view buttons comparison

Hasselblad X2D vs Sony A7R V Sensor Comparison

Often, it's hard to imagine the contrast between sensor sizes purely by going over specifications. The picture here may offer you a stronger sense of the sensor measurements in the X2D and A7R V.

To sum up, both the cameras offer different resolutions and different sensor sizes. The X2D featuring a bigger sensor is going to make achieving shallow DOF less difficult and the Hasselblad X2D will deliver extra detail having its extra 39MP. Higher resolution can also make it easier to crop shots a little more aggressively.

Hasselblad X2D vs Sony A7R V sensor size comparison

Hasselblad X2D vs Sony A7R V Screen and ViewFinder

Hasselblad X2D vs Sony A7R V Screen and Viewfinder comparison
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Photography Type Scores

Portrait Comparison

Hasselblad X2D Portrait photography advice
Sony A7R V Portrait photography advice
95
manual focus
great flash sync speed (1/4,000s)
sensor resolution is high (100MP)
large sensor size (Medium format)
exports RAW formats
90
has manual focus
sensor resolution is amazing (61 megapixels)
large sensor size (Full frame)
includes face detect focus
exports RAW files
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Street Comparison

Hasselblad X2D Street photography advice
Sony A7R V Street photography advice
75
screen tilts up and down
built in image stabilization (Sensor based 5-axis)
large sensor size (Medium format)
exports RAW formats
has touch to focus
weather proofing
very good ISO range (25,600)
more heavy than others (895 grams)
79
built in image stabilization (Sensor based 5-axis)
large sensor size (Full frame)
exports RAW files
supports touch to focus
environment sealing
good ISO range (32,000)
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Sports Comparison

Hasselblad X2D Sports photography information
Sony A7R V Sports photography information
90
silent shutter (1/6,000 seconds)
built in image stabilization (Sensor based 5-axis)
sensor resolution is high (100 megapixels)
large sensor size (Medium format)
features tracking focus
weather proofing
has phase detect autofocus
very slow continuous shooting (3.3 frames/s)
92
max shutter speed is good (1/8,000 seconds)
built in image stabilization (Sensor based 5-axis)
sensor resolution is amazing (61MP)
large sensor size (Full frame)
includes tracking focus
environment sealing
great battery power (600 per charge)
supports phase detect auto focus
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Travel Comparison

Hasselblad X2D Travel photography info
Sony A7R V Travel photography info
61
weather proofing
has touch to focus
sensor resolution is high (100 megapixels)
no Timelapse mode
more heavy than others (895g)
screen is not selfie friendly
80
great battery power (600 CIPA)
environment sealing
connects via bluetooth
supports touch to focus
sensor resolution is amazing (61MP)
display is selfie friendly
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Landscape Comparison

Hasselblad X2D Landscape photography highlights
Sony A7R V Landscape photography highlights
87
manual focus
swap lenses (Hasselblad X mount)
lovely big screen (3.60 inch)
built in image stabilization (Sensor based 5-axis)
sensor resolution is high (100MP)
large sensor size (Medium format)
very good ISO range (25,600)
exports RAW formats
weather proofing
no Timelapse mode
89
has manual focus
swap lenses (Sony E mount)
screen size is good (3.20")
built in image stabilization (Sensor based 5-axis)
sensor resolution is amazing (61 megapixels)
large sensor size (Full frame)
no anti aliasing filter
good ISO range (32,000)
exports RAW files
environment sealing
great battery power (600 per charge)
has dual storage slots
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Vlogging Comparison

Hasselblad X2D Vlogging info
Sony A7R V Vlogging info
30
has touchscreen
built in image stabilization (Sensor based 5-axis)
has microphone port
screen is not selfie friendly
low res video ( resolution)
more heavy than others (895g)
80
display is selfie friendly
has touchscreen
built in image stabilization (Sensor based 5-axis)
includes face detect focus
video res high (7680 x 4320 pixels)
comes with microphone jack
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Hasselblad X2D vs Sony A7R V Specifications

Detailed spec comparison table for Hasselblad X2D and Sony A7R V
 Hasselblad X2D 100cSony Alpha A7R V
General Information
Brand Hasselblad Sony
Model Hasselblad X2D 100c Sony Alpha A7R V
Category Pro Mirrorless Pro Mirrorless
Launched 2022-09-07 2022-10-26
Body design Rangefinder-style mirrorless SLR-style mirrorless
Sensor Information
Sensor type CMOS BSI-CMOS
Sensor size Medium format Full frame
Sensor measurements 44 x 33mm 35.8 x 23.8mm
Sensor surface area 1,452.0mm² 852.0mm²
Sensor resolution 100MP 61MP
Anti aliasing filter
Aspect ratio 1:1 and 4:3 1:1, 4:3, 3:2 and 16:9
Highest resolution 11656 x 8742 9504 x 6336
Highest native ISO 25600 32000
Highest boosted ISO - 102800
Lowest native ISO 64 100
RAW data
Lowest boosted ISO - 50
Autofocusing
Focus manually
Touch to focus
Continuous autofocus
Autofocus single
Autofocus tracking
Selective autofocus
Autofocus center weighted
Autofocus multi area
Autofocus live view
Face detection autofocus
Contract detection autofocus
Phase detection autofocus
Number of focus points 294 693
Lens
Lens mount Hasselblad X Sony E
Available lenses 13 187
Focal length multiplier 0.8 1
Screen
Screen type Tilting Fully articulated
Screen size 3.60" 3.20"
Screen resolution 2,360 thousand dot 2,360 thousand dot
Selfie friendly
Liveview
Touch operation
Viewfinder Information
Viewfinder type Electronic Electronic
Viewfinder resolution 5,760 thousand dot 9,440 thousand dot
Viewfinder coverage 100% 100%
Viewfinder magnification 0.87x 0.9x
Features
Lowest shutter speed 4080 secs 30 secs
Highest shutter speed 1/4000 secs 1/8000 secs
Highest silent shutter speed 1/6000 secs -
Continuous shooting speed 3.3 frames per sec 10.0 frames per sec
Shutter priority
Aperture priority
Manual exposure
Exposure compensation Yes Yes
Custom white balance
Image stabilization
Integrated flash
Flash range no built-in flash no built-in flash
Flash options TTL center weighted system, compatible with Nikon System Flashes Flash off, Autoflash, Fill-flash, Slow Sync., Rear Sync., Red-eye reduction, Wireless, Hi-speed sync.
External flash
AE bracketing
WB bracketing
Highest flash sync 1/4000 secs 1/250 secs
Exposure
Multisegment exposure
Average exposure
Spot exposure
Partial exposure
AF area exposure
Center weighted exposure
Video features
Video resolutions - 7680x4320 ( 25p, 23.98)
Highest video resolution - 7680x4320
Video data format - MPEG-4, XAVC S, XAVC HS, XAVC S-I, H.264, H.265
Microphone input
Headphone input
Connectivity
Wireless Built-In Built-In
Bluetooth
NFC
HDMI
USB USB 3.2 Gen 2 (10 GBit/sec) USB 3.2 Gen 2 (10 GBit/sec)
GPS None None
Physical
Environmental seal
Water proof
Dust proof
Shock proof
Crush proof
Freeze proof
Weight 895 gr (1.97 pounds) 723 gr (1.59 pounds)
Dimensions 149 x 106 x 75mm (5.9" x 4.2" x 3.0") 131 x 97 x 82mm (5.2" x 3.8" x 3.2")
DXO scores
DXO All around score not tested not tested
DXO Color Depth score not tested not tested
DXO Dynamic range score not tested not tested
DXO Low light score not tested not tested
Other
Battery life 420 images 600 images
Battery format Battery Pack Battery Pack
Battery model - NP-FZ100
Self timer Yes Yes
Time lapse recording
Type of storage CFexpress Type B, 1TB Internal Storage Dual SD/CFexpress Type A slots
Storage slots Single Dual
Launch cost $8,199 $3,900