Sigma Quattro H
- 45MP - APS-H Sensor
- 3" Fixed Screen
- ISO 100 - 6400
- Sigma SA Mount
- n/ag - 147 x 95 x 91mm
- Released February 2016
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- Size Comparison
Sigma Quattro H overview
Sigma Quattro H is Sigma's Advanced Mirrorless digital camera originally released on February of 2016. The camera houses a 45MP, CMOS (Foveon X3) APS-H sized sensor and has a maximum resolution of 6200 x 4152.
The Quattro H places at #34 out of 61 in Advanced Mirrorless cameras & all-around #196 out of 1459 for cameras in our collection. Remember to look at our Advanced camera search to get camera results based on your custom criteria.
The following is a diagram of various criteria used in the scoring system.
Sigma Quattro H Gallery
You can check the Quattro H from several angles in the gallery here.
Sigma Quattro H Pros and Cons
Below is a list of advantages and drawbacks of the Sigma Quattro H based on criterias that are often viewed as necessary in a digital camera.
Sigma Quattro H Sensor specifications
The Sigma Quattro H is powered by the Dual TRUE III processor. The sensor size on the Sigma Quattro H is 26.6mm x 17.9mm (APS-H). The 476 mm² sensor has the capability to resolve 6200 x 4152 pixels and aspect ratios of 1:1, 4:3, 3:2 and 16:9.Handle those 8K RED files like a boss
The CMOS (Foveon X3) sensor has 45 megapixels and delivers a standard ISO range of 100 to 6400. RAW format is supported therefore the user has wider margin for error.
The image below shows the Quattro H's sensor dimensions in comparison to other popular sizes. The Quattro H sensor has a crop factor of 1.4 and is displayed in green.Google will print your 'Best' photos for $8 a month
To get a sense of specific aspect ratios, you can refer to the graphic below.
Sigma Quattro H dimensions
Sigma Quattro H weighs 0.00 lb ( grams / 0.00 ounces) & the measurement of the camera is 147mm x 95mm x 91mm (5.8" x 3.7" x 3.6"). The weight of normal Advanced Mirrorless camera is 453 grams and the Sigma Quattro H is lighter when compared to its rivals.Control Profoto B10 & B10 Plus with your Android Phone
The following is a photo of the Sigma Quattro H besides a softdrink so you're able to get a sense of its scale.
The top view here will provide the button design on the Quattro H.
Sigma Quattro H Lens specifications
The Quattro H fits the Sigma SA mount and has 77 lenses on the market today. Below is a few of the lenses we have in our collection which will work with the Quattro H.
Sigma Quattro H Connectivity
The Quattro H has the following connectivity:
- USB Yes
- HDMI Yes
Cameras that consist of NFC and Bluetooth connectivity can easily be controlled wirelessly through smartphones. You can transfer files and in some cases change settings without connecting physically to the camera.
Several applications even give a Liveview and click the shutter when you aren't near the camera. If the camera boasts a HDMI port, it could be hooked up to an external monitor. The majority of cameras will allow you to recharge the battery using the USB port.
Sigma Quattro H Video specifications
Sigma Quattro H does not capture video. If you are searching for a digital camera to take only photos, this might not be a concern.
Sigma Quattro H Weather Sealing
Sigma Quattro H has got weather sealing making it a excellent option for use in tough climates. This can be especially helpful whenever you are not sure about the conditions you may encounter in outdoor photography.
Sigma Quattro H Screen and Viewfinder
The Sigma Quattro H is equipped with a 3 inch fixed display supporting a resolution of 1,620 thousand dots.
Unfortunately the display isn't a touch screen.Handle those 8K RED files like a boss
The ViewFinder specifications for Sigma Quattro H are as follows:
- ViewFinder Electronic
- ViewFinder Resolution 2,360 thousand dots
- ViewFinder Coverage 100%
- ViewFinder Magnification 0.73x
For bright outdoor conditions which make the camera screens washed out and difficult to see, viewfinders can be pretty useful.
Sigma Quattro H Shutter specifications
Sigma Quattro H continuous shooting speed is 3.8 fps. The max shutter speed is 1/4000 sec.
Sigma Quattro H Flash and Hot shoe specifications
Sigma Quattro H comes with external flash ability but does not include integrated flash.
Sigma Quattro H Autofocusing specifications
Sigma Quattro H comes with both Phase Detect Auto Focus as well as Contrast Based Auto Focus. Phase Detection focusing is a lot faster & accurate when compared to Contrast Based focusing. The camera supports Face detection which is handy for portrait photography.
The Sensor supports 9 focus points to pick from. It also includes Tracking Auto Focus for moving things. Sigma Quattro H supports manual focusing if needed in low light situations or you require more precise focusing control.
Sigma Quattro H Battery life
The general Advanced Mirrorless camera battery life is 386. Sony A6600 features the highest possible (810) battery life in this range of cameras.
Listed below is a listing of Advanced Mirrorless cameras having the best battery life:
Quattro H vs A6600810 yesyesyes
Quattro H vs A7c740 yesyesyes
Quattro H vs Fujifilm X-H2680 yesnoyes
Quattro H vs R7660 yesnoyes
Quattro H vs Fujifilm X-H2S580 yesnoyes
Sigma Quattro H for various kinds of photography
The following chart shows a summation of the Sigma Quattro H for various kinds of photography. To learn more, go to the specific paragraph below.
Sigma Quattro H Portrait photography details
The Sigma Quattro H has a points tally of 83 which is outstanding, meaning that it is a excellent choice for portrait photography. Shooting portrait images favors heavily to sensor size, RAW support together with the potential to work with off-camera lighting.
Sigma Quattro H Street photography advice
Coming in at a above average points tally of 70, the Sigma Quattro H is a fine pick to use in street photography. A decent street photography camera offers a perfect balance of picture quality plus portability.
Sigma Quattro H Sports photography info
A above average sports photography score of 72 indicates the Sigma Quattro H is a fine pick for photographing sports. A camera needs to have fantastic focusing and fast shutter speeds for sports photography.
Sigma Quattro H Travel photography details
Weight is really important when getting a travel camera. All things considered, the Sigma Quattro H gets a very good 65 as a travel camera which is a good fit to take on your trips.
Sigma Quattro H as a Landscape photography camera
For anyone planning to choose a digital camera for landscape photography, the most vital factor will no doubt be image quality. The Sigma Quattro H with it's above average score of 75 for a landscape camera is a respectable pick among it's competitors.
Sigma Quattro H Vlogging factors
A vlogging camera preferably should offer a articulating display, mic input and ideally image stabilization. Taking all things in to account, the Sigma Quattro H is just not good for vlogging as it gets a horrible score of 26.
Sigma Quattro H Alternatives
If you are in the market for alternatives to the Quattro H, below is a number of the highest placed cameras that fall in to the class of Advanced Mirrorless.
The diagram listed below provides you a summary of the Quattro H vs it's highest scoring competitors suggested above.
These are various other cameras you may look into as alternate options. To look at a complete comparison, visit the "compare" link.