Both Canon T7 and Sony A7 II have 24.0 MP resolution sensors but Canon T7's sensor is APS-C (22.3 x 14.9 mm ) and Sony A7 II's sensor is Full frame (35.8 x 23.9 mm ).
Since Sony A7 II's has a larger sensor area with the same resolution, this means that it also has a larger pixel area hence better light collecting capacity for a given aperture compared to Canon T7.
Below you can see the T7 and A7 II sensor size comparison.
As seen above, Sony A7 II has a 2.6x Larger sensor area than Canon T7. Larger sensors give photographer more control on the depth of field and blurry background compared to smaller sensor when shot in same focal length and aperture.