31points
25points

Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera

68points
77points

Sony Alpha A6300

Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera
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Cost-effectiveness winner
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49 facts in comparison

Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera vs Sony Alpha A6300

Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera
Sony Alpha A6300
31
points
Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera
68
points
Sony Alpha A6300

Why is Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera better than Sony Alpha A6300?

  • 49g lighter
    355gvs404g
  • Has a remote control
    ?
  • 16.67% bigger screen size
    ?

    3.5"vs3"
  • 18.51% less body volume
    321.02cm³vs393.96cm³
  • 11mm thinner
    38mmvs49mm
  • 1mm shorter
    66mmvs67mm

Why is Sony Alpha A6300 better than Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera?

  • 4.18x larger sensor
    ?

    23.5 x 15.6mmvs12.48 x 7.02mm
  • 11.68x more megapixels (main camera)
    24.3MPvs2.08MP
  • Has a flip-out screen
    ?
  • 2x better video recording quality (main camera)
    ?

    2160 x 30fpsvs1080 x 30fps
  • Weather-sealed (splashproof)
    ?
  • Has AF tracking
    ?
  • Supports Wi-Fi
    ?
  • Has phase-detection autofocus for photos
    ?

Price comparison

Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera

Buy used:

$537.00

ProductStorePrice
Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera walmartZ CAM E2C Professional 4K Cinema Camera
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$799.00
Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera aliexpressSmallRig BMPCC 4K / 6K Camera Full Cage ...SmallRig BMPCC 4K / 6K Camera Full Cage for Blackmagic Design Pocket Cinema Camera 4K & 6K (New Version) 2203B
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$78.97

Sony Alpha A6300

ProductStorePrice
Sony Alpha A6300 AmazonSony Alpha a6300 Mirrorless Camera
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$998.00
Sony Alpha A6300 AmazonSony Alpha a6300 Mirrorless Camera: Inte...Sony Alpha a6300 Mirrorless Camera: Interchangeable Lens Digital Camera with APS-C, Auto Focus & 4K Video - ILCE 6300 Body with 3” LCD Screen - E Mount Compatible - Black (Includes Body Only)
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$888.55
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$39.60

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Design

1.Weather-sealed (splashproof)
?

The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes. Show more

Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera
Sony Alpha A6300
2.Has a built-in focus motor
?

The focus motor moves the lens in order to autofocus. For system cameras, having a focus motor in the camera's body allows you to use a wide range of lenses, including lenses which do not have their own focus motor. For compact cameras, a focus motor is usually built-in.

Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera
Sony Alpha A6300
3.Has a flip-out screen
?

Flip-out screens can be useful for tricky shots.

Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera
Sony Alpha A6300
4.Has a hot shoe
?

A hot shoe can be used to attach an external flash, as well as light meters, viewfinders, rangefinders and other attachments.

Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera
Sony Alpha A6300
5.weight
?

Best

HTC Re

65.5g

355g

404g

6.LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixels
?

The device has an LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixel, resulting in sharp and crisp images. Pixels in some displays (like AMOLED) share one subpixel to preserve space. This can result in a less crisp, slightly blurred image. Show more

Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera
Sony Alpha A6300

Optics

1.sensor size
?

The larger the sensor the more light the sensor captures yielding in better image quality.

Best

Polaroid Snap

81.2 x 25.4mm

12.48 x 7.02mm

23.5 x 15.6mm

2.has AF tracking
?

With AF tracking, once you choose the subject and press the shutter release part way down, as the subject moves, the autofocus will follow it. No more out of focus shots.

Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera
Sony Alpha A6300
3.Has phase-detection autofocus for photos
?

Phase-detection autofocus is much faster than a contrast detection autofocus, allowing for sharper images. Show more

Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera
Sony Alpha A6300
4.megapixels (main camera)
?

Best

Panono Camera

108MP

2.08MP

24.3MP

5.has a BSI sensor
?

A BSI (backside illuminated) sensor is a camera image sensor which captures better quality images in poor lighting conditions, and offers better overall sharpness and image quality. Show more

Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera
Sony Alpha A6300
6.has manual focus
?

This allows to manually set the focus.

Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera
Sony Alpha A6300

Videography

1.video recording (main camera)
?

The maximum resolution available for videos shot with the main camera. Although it may be possible to choose among other frame rates, those recordings usually have lower resolutions. Show more

Best

Canon EOS-1D X Mark III

2904 x 60fps

1080 x 30fps

2160 x 30fps

2.has continuous autofocus when recording movies
?

When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp. Show more

Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera
Sony Alpha A6300
3.has a 24p cinema mode
?

24p is a video format (24 frames per second) traditionally used in cinema. Nowadays, it is used to create film-like motion characteristics.

Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera
Sony Alpha A6300
4.Supports slow-motion video recording
Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera
Sony Alpha A6300
5.supports AVCHD format
?

AVCHD (Advanced Video Coding High Definition) is a file-based format for the digital recording and playback of high-definition video. It's a standard popular among professional cameras and camcorders.

Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera
Sony Alpha A6300

Audio

1.has a stereo microphone
?

A stereo microphone allows to record audio files or movies in stereo without an external microphone.

Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera
Sony Alpha A6300
2.has a microphone input
?

A microphone port allows connecting external high-end or specialized microphones.

Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera
Sony Alpha A6300
3.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
?

With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones. Show more

Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera
Sony Alpha A6300

Battery

1.has a removable battery
?

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken. Show more

Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera
Sony Alpha A6300
2.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera
Sony Alpha A6300
3.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera
Sony Alpha A6300

Features

1.has an external memory slot
?

The device has a standard memory slot (such as an SD or micro SD card slot) so that you can either extend the internal storage with affordable memory modules or you can retrieve data, such as photographs, easily from a memory card. Show more

Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera
Sony Alpha A6300
2.supports Wi-Fi
?

The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera
Sony Alpha A6300
3.Has a remote control
?

A remote control allows you to control the device remotely. The remote control can be included or optional.

Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera
Sony Alpha A6300
4.supports Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n)
?

Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n) is a wireless standard released in 2009. It has faster transfer rates and improved security compared to its predecessors – a, b, and g.

Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera
Sony Alpha A6300
5.has an accelerometer
?

An accelerometer is a sensor used to measure the linear acceleration of a device. A common application is detecting when a device changes between vertical and horizontal positions.

Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera
Sony Alpha A6300
6.has a HDMI output
?

Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.

Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera
Sony Alpha A6300

Price comparison

Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera

Buy used:

$537.00

ProductStorePrice
Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera walmartZ CAM E2C Professional 4K Cinema Camera
walmart logo
$799.00
Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera aliexpressSmallRig BMPCC 4K / 6K Camera Full Cage ...SmallRig BMPCC 4K / 6K Camera Full Cage for Blackmagic Design Pocket Cinema Camera 4K & 6K (New Version) 2203B
aliexpress logo
$78.97

Sony Alpha A6300

ProductStorePrice
Sony Alpha A6300 AmazonSony Alpha a6300 Mirrorless Camera
Amazon logo
$998.00
Sony Alpha A6300 AmazonSony Alpha a6300 Mirrorless Camera: Inte...Sony Alpha a6300 Mirrorless Camera: Interchangeable Lens Digital Camera with APS-C, Auto Focus & 4K Video - ILCE 6300 Body with 3” LCD Screen - E Mount Compatible - Black (Includes Body Only)
Amazon logo
$888.55
Sony Alpha A6300 aliexpressSmallRig A6400 Camera Cage for Sony Alph...SmallRig A6400 Camera Cage for Sony Alpha A6300 / A6400 / A6500 / A6100 Camera w/ 1/4 3/8 Thread Holes for Vlog DIY Option 2310
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$39.60

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