55points

Canon EOS M3

63points

Sony A6000

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59 facts in comparison

Canon EOS M3 vs Sony A6000

Canon EOS M3
Sony A6000
55
points
Canon EOS M3
63
points
Sony A6000

Why is Canon EOS M3 better than Sony A6000?

  • 12.89% higher resolution
    ?

    1249 x 833pxvs1280 x 720px
  • Has a microphone input
    ?
  • 2.04% higher pixel density
    500ppivs490ppi
  • 119k dots higher resolution (screen)
    ?

    1040k dotsvs921k dots
  • Has a touch screen
    ?
  • Has touch autofocus
    ?
  • 8.21% less body volume
    332.11cm³vs361.8cm³
  • 20% faster flash X-sync
    ?

    1/200svs0.00625s

Why is Sony A6000 better than Canon EOS M3?

  • 10.33% larger sensor
    ?

    23.5 x 15.6mmvs22.3 x 14.9mm
  • 130 more focus points
    ?

    179vs49
  • 1.25% more megapixels (main camera)
    24.3MPvs24MP
  • 2x higher maximum light sensitivity
    ?

    25600 ISOvs12800 ISO
  • 170shots longer battery life
    ?

    420shotsvs250shots
  • 2.62x faster shooting at highest resolution with AF as JPEG format
    ?

    11fpsvs4.2fps
  • 2x better video recording quality (main camera)
    ?

    1080 x 60fpsvs1080 x 30fps
  • Has a remote control
    ?

Price comparison

Canon EOS M3

ProductStorePrice
Canon EOS M3 aliexpressSmallRig M6 Camera Cage for Canon EOS M3...SmallRig M6 Camera Cage for Canon EOS M3 and M6 Form Fitting Light Weight Cell With Nato Rail Cold Shoe Mount 2130
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$58.99

Sony A6000

ProductStorePrice
Sony A6000 AmazonSony a6000 Interchangeable Lens Digital ...Sony a6000 Interchangeable Lens Digital Camera - Black (24.3MP, Body Only)
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$314.99

Design

1.resolution
?

The resolution indicates the maximum amount of pixels that can be shown on the screen, expressed as the number of pixels on the horizontal axis and the number on the vertical axis. Show more

Best

Fujifilm GFX100

1774 x 1330px

1249 x 833px

1280 x 720px

2.pixel density
?

Best

Panasonic Lumix DC-GH5S

1437.5ppi

500ppi

490ppi

3. more viewfinder coverage
?

With 100% coverage you can compose the image correctly when you capture the photo. With less than full coverage you may have to crop your photos afterwards to get them looking perfect.

Best

Nikon D6

100%

100%

100%

4.Has a flip-out screen
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Flip-out screens can be useful for tricky shots.

Canon EOS M3
Sony A6000
5.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.

For example

Nikon D6

Canon EOS M3
Sony A6000
6.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.

Canon EOS M3
Sony A6000

Optics

1.focus points
?

The more focus points the more flexibility in picking which part of the scene to focus on. They also give the image sensor a better probability in identifying the right area of the scene to focus on in more automatic modes.

Best

Canon EOS R

5655

49

179

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

Best

Polaroid Snap

81.2 x 25.4mm

22.3 x 14.9mm

23.5 x 15.6mm

3.has AF tracking
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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.

Canon EOS M3
Sony A6000
4.Has phase-detection autofocus for photos
?

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

Canon EOS M3
Sony A6000
5.maximum light sensitivity
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With a higher light sensitivity (ISO level), the sensor absorbs more light. This can be used to capture moving objects using a fast shutter speed, or to take images in low light without using a flash. Show more

Best

Nikon D6

3280000 ISO

12800 ISO

25600 ISO

6.megapixels (main camera)
?

Best

Panono Camera

108MP

24MP

24.3MP

Videography

1.video recording (main camera)
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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

1080 x 60fps

2.has continuous autofocus when recording movies
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When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp. Show more

Canon EOS M3
Sony A6000
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.

Canon EOS M3
Sony A6000
4.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.

Canon EOS M3
Sony A6000

Audio

1.has a microphone input
?

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

Canon EOS M3
Sony A6000
2.number of microphones
?

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.

Best

Nikon D6

2

0

1

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

For example

Nikon D6

Canon EOS M3
Sony A6000

Battery

1.Battery life (CIPA)
?

CIPA is an independent, standard measurement that determines how many shots a camera can take before the battery dies.

Best

Nikon D3x

4400shots

250shots

420shots

2.has a removable battery
?

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

Canon EOS M3
Sony A6000
3.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Canon EOS M3
Sony A6000
4.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Canon EOS M3
Sony A6000

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

Canon EOS M3
Sony A6000
2.supports Wi-Fi
?

The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

Canon EOS M3
Sony A6000
3.Has a remote control
?

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

Canon EOS M3
Sony A6000
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.

Canon EOS M3
Sony A6000
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.

Canon EOS M3
Sony A6000
6.has a HDMI output
?

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

Canon EOS M3
Sony A6000

Price comparison

Canon EOS M3

ProductStorePrice
Canon EOS M3 aliexpressSmallRig M6 Camera Cage for Canon EOS M3...SmallRig M6 Camera Cage for Canon EOS M3 and M6 Form Fitting Light Weight Cell With Nato Rail Cold Shoe Mount 2130
aliexpress logo
$58.99

Sony A6000

ProductStorePrice
Sony A6000 AmazonSony a6000 Interchangeable Lens Digital ...Sony a6000 Interchangeable Lens Digital Camera - Black (24.3MP, Body Only)
Amazon logo
$314.99

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