The following compatible memory cards, data rates, and recording time information has been extracted from the SONY A7s Mk I website and/or camera manual. All information is subject to change, and all data rates and recording times are approximate values. Bit rates and recording times will vary depending on the content being captured.

SONY A7s Mk I Compatible Memory Cards

The following table shows all compatible memory cards for the SONY A7s Mk I camera.

Memory card For Movies XAVC S
SD memory card  Class 4 or faster  
SDHC memory card  Class 4 or faster  
SDXC memory card Class 4 or faster Class 10 64GB or more and UHS-I

SONY A7s Mk I Data Rates and Approximate Recording Times

The following table shows the approximate recording times of the SONY A7s Mk I camera using various recording formats, memory card types and memory card sizes.

Record Setting Capacity
2 GB 4 GB 8 GB 16 GB 32 GB 64 GB
Recording Time
60p 50M
50p 50M
30p 50M
25p 50M
24p 50M*           155
120p 50M
100p 50M
60i 24M(FX)
50i 24M(FX)
10 20 40 90 180 360
60i 17M(FH)
50i 17M(FH)
10 30 60 120 145 495
60p 28M(PS)
50p 28M(PS)
9 15 35 75 150 355
24p 24M(FX)
25p 24M(FX)
10 20 40 90 180 360
24p 17M(FH)
25p 17M(FH)
10 30 60 120 240 480
1440×1080 12M 20 40 80 165 330 660
VGA 3M 70 160 295 600 1200 2400

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