Sony a7R III is the First Sony Mirrorless Camera Made in China


According to recently hands-on photos of new Sony a7R III (Amazon/B&H Photo/Adorama), this camera is made in China. This is first time to see Sony’s mirrorless system camera made in China, all previous Sony mirrorless cameras are made in Thailand.

List of Sony camera code and manufacture countries:

  • a9: WW361847 – Made in Thailand
  • a7R III: WW940439 – Made in China
  • a7R II: WW325951, a7S II: WW898259, a7 II: WW328278 – Made in Thailand
  • a7R: WW328261, a7S: WW328274, a7: WW328262 – Made in Thailand
  • a6500: WW213019, a6300: WW906746 – Made in Thailand
  • a99 II: WW067022 – Made in Japan
  • RX0: WW620081 – Made in China
  • RX1R II : WW843944 – Made in Japan
  • RX10 IV: WW173777, RX10 III: WW411000, RX10 II: WW136512, RX10: WW808143 – Made in China
  • RX100 V: WW605351, RX100 IV: WW481040, RX100 III: WW808161 – Made in China