A X-7A is a basic, manual focus SLR with the classic Minolta lens mount(of which there are a plethora of high quality used lenses to fit) and aperture priority exposure. It is well built, with familiar controls to many, and is one of the last camera made by Minolta to wear the MD mount.
Classic centerweighted through-the-lens metering
Aperture priority autoexposure or full manual exposure
Shutter speeds are displayed in the viewfinder
Bright viewfinder with interchangeable focusing screens