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Canon EOS M3
Sony A6000
Top 39%1,467 points
Top 39%
Top 28%1,751 points
Top 28%
Canon EOS M3
Sony A6000
Top specs and features

Canon EOS M3 vs Sony A6000: 57 facts in comparison

1. megapixels

1.25% more megapixels (main camera).
24MP
Panono Camera: 108MP
24.3MP

2. sensor size

The larger the sensor the more light the sensor captures yielding in better image quality.
22.3 x 14.9mm
Polaroid Snap: 81.2 x 25.4mm
23.5 x 15.6mm

3. 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.
49
Canon EOS R: 5655
179

4. continuous shooting at high resolution

Fast continuous shooting is useful for catching action shots.
4.2fps
Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II: 60fps
11fps

5. has a flip-out screen

Flip-out screens are useful for doing tricky shots.
Canon EOS M3
Sony A6000
28% have it

6. maximum light sensitivity

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.
12800 ISO
Nikon D7500 + Nikon AF-S DX Nikkor 18-140mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR: 1640000 ISO
25600 ISO

7. longer battery life

CIPA is an independent, standard measurement that determines how many shots a camera can take before the battery dies.
250shots
Nikon D3x: 4400shots
420shots

8. 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.
1080 x 30fps
Fujifilm X-T3: 2160 x 60fps
1080 x 60fps

9. Has WiFi

The device can connect to WiFi.
Canon EOS M3
Sony A6000
39% have it

10. fastest shutter speed

A faster maximum shutter speed allows taking pictures of fast moving subjects without blur.
1/4000s
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 IV: 1/32000s
1/4000s

11. Has phase detection autofocus for photos

A phase detection autofocus is much faster than a contrast detection autofocus, allowing for sharper images.
Canon EOS M3
Sony A6000
32% have it

12. 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.
Canon EOS M3
Sony A6000
72% have it

13. pixel density

2.04% higher pixel density.
500ppi
Panasonic Lumix DC-TS7: 2160ppi
490ppi

14. resolution

12.89% higher resolution.
1249 x 833px
Panasonic Lumix DC-TS7: 5184 x 3888px
1280 x 720px

15. higher resolution (screen)

A higher screen resolution provides a sharper image, making it easier to review your photos.
1040k dots
Fujifilm X-T1 + XF 18-55mm F2.8-4 R LM OIS: 1040000k dots
921k dots

16. has a microphone in

A microphone port allows connecting external high-end or specialized microphones.
Canon EOS M3
Sony A6000
26% have it

17. has a built-in HDR mode

It can automatically shoot pictures with a higher dynamic range (HDR).
Canon EOS M3
Sony A6000
27% have it

18. 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
27% have it

19. has a two-stage shutter

A two-stage shutter is good for taking photos like a pro; apply pressure to the button in order for the lens to focus, and then press it fully to capture the photograph.
Canon EOS M3
Sony A6000
54% have it

20. has a touch screen

You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.
Canon EOS M3
Sony A6000
25% have it

21. 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.
Canon EOS M3
Sony A6000
18% have it

22. can be controlled remotely

A remote control allows you to control the device remotely. The remote control can be included or optional.
Canon EOS M3
Sony A6000
45% have it

23. has manual shutter speed

This allows to manually set the shutter speed.
Canon EOS M3
Sony A6000
48% have it

24. has continuous autofocus when recording movies

When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
Canon EOS M3
Sony A6000
66% have it

25. volume

8.29% less body volume.
332.11cm³
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: 65.29cm³
361.8cm³

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