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68points

Canon EOS M6

69points

Sony A6000

Canon EOS M6
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Canon EOS M6 vs Sony A6000

Canon EOS M6
Sony A6000
68
points
Canon EOS M6
69
points
Sony A6000

Why is Canon EOS M6 better than Sony A6000?

  • Has a stereo microphone
    ?
  • Has a microphone input
    ?
  • 699k dots higher resolution (screen)
    ?

    1620k dotsvs921k dots
  • Has a touch screen
    ?
  • Has touch autofocus
    ?
  • 6.67% bigger screen size
    ?

    3.2"vs3"
  • 20% faster flash X-sync
    ?

    1/200svs0.00625s
  • 1 more microphone(s)
    ?

    2vs1

Why is Sony A6000 better than Canon EOS M6?

  • 10.33% larger sensor
    ?

    23.5 x 15.6mmvs22.3 x 14.9mm
  • 0.41% more megapixels (main camera)
    24.3MPvs24.2MP
  • 130 more focus points
    ?

    179vs49
  • 22.22% faster shooting at highest resolution with AF as JPEG format
    ?

    11fpsvs9fps
  • 125shots longer battery life
    ?

    420shotsvs295shots
  • Has a built-in focus motor
    ?
  • Has a BSI sensor
    ?
  • Supports AVCHD format
    ?

Price comparison

Canon EOS M6

Sony A6000

Design

1.Weather-sealed
?

Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.

For example

Ricoh G900

Canon EOS M6
Sony A6000
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.

Canon EOS M6
Sony A6000
3.Has a flip-out screen
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Flip-out screens can be useful for tricky shots.

Canon EOS M6
Sony A6000
4. 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

Fujifilm GFX100

100%

100%

100%

5.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 M6
Sony A6000
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.

Canon EOS M6
Sony A6000

Optics

1.focus points
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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.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 M6
Sony A6000
3.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

4.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.

Best

Nikon D7500 + Nikon AF-S DX Nikkor 18-140mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR

1640000 ISO

25600 ISO

25600 ISO

5.Has phase detection autofocus for photos
?

A phase detection autofocus is much faster than a contrast detection autofocus, allowing for sharper images.

Canon EOS M6
Sony A6000
6.megapixels (main camera)
?

Best

Panono Camera

108MP

24.2MP

24.3MP

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.

Best

Leica Q2

1080 x 120fps

1080 x 60fps

1080 x 60fps

2.has continuous autofocus when recording movies
?

When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.

Canon EOS M6
Sony A6000
3.Has timelapse function
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A timelapse shows a long passage of time sped up. A series of photographs taken from the same position over a long period is joined together to create a short video. It is great way to capture things like the setting sun, or clouds moving across the sky.

For example

Canon PowerShot G7 X Mark III

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Sony A6000
4.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 M6
Sony A6000
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.

Canon EOS M6
Sony A6000

Audio

1.has a stereo microphone
?

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

Canon EOS M6
Sony A6000
2.has a microphone input
?

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

Canon EOS M6
Sony A6000
3.number of microphones
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More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.

Best

Canon PowerShot G7 X Mark III

2

2

1

4.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
?

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

Canon EOS M6
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

295shots

420shots

2.has a removable battery
?

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

Canon EOS M6
Sony A6000
3.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Canon EOS M6
Sony A6000
4.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Canon EOS M6
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.

Canon EOS M6
Sony A6000
2.Has WiFi
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The device can connect to WiFi.

Canon EOS M6
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 M6
Sony A6000
4.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 M6
Sony A6000
5.Has 802.11n WiFi connection
?

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 M6
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 M6
Sony A6000

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