LCD and Viewfinder
Sony A700 has a Fixed Type 3″ LCD screen with a resolution of 920k dots. Both the screen size and the screen resolution is up to the standards of this class.
A700 has a built-in Optical (pentaprism) viewfinder. The viewfinder has a coverage of 95% and a magnification ratio of 0.6x. 95% coverage means that what you see in your viewfinder while shooting will slightly be different from the actual image.
Max Shutter speed
Sony A700 can shoot continuously at max speed of 5 fps and has max shutter speed of 1/8000 sec.
A700 has a built-in flash, and it also has a flash shoe to mount your external flashes too.
Sony A700 features a Phase Detection autofocusing system. The AF system has 11 points to choose from.
Unfortunately Sony A700 doesn't have Video recording ability.
Connectivity and Storage
You can connect A700 to compatible devices via its HDMI port or USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec) port.
Sony A700 Features Compared to Main Competitors
Current Lowest price for Sony A700 is $999.99