57points

Olympus PEN E-PL8

65points

Sony A6000

77points

Sony A6000 + Sony 16-50mm Zoom Lens

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64 facts in comparison

Olympus PEN E-PL8vs Sony A6000vs Sony A6000 + Sony 16-50mm Zoom Lens

Olympus PEN E-PL8
Sony A6000
Sony A6000 + Sony 16-50mm Zoom Lens

Why is Olympus PEN E-PL8 better than the others?

  • Has a stereo microphone
    ?
  • Has timelapse function
    ?
  • Has a touch screen
    ?
  • Has sensor shift stabilization
    ?
  • Has touch autofocus
    ?
  • Exposure time
    ?

    60svs30,30s
  • Volume
    ?

    307.12cm³vs361.8,361.8cm³
  • Flash sync speed
    ?

    1/250svs0.00625,0.00625s

Why is Sony A6000 better than the others?

Why is Sony A6000 + Sony 16-50mm Zoom Lens better than the others?

  • Has a silent focus motor built into the lens
    ?
  • Has focus motor
    ?
  • Is a normal lens
    ?
  • Has a metal mount
    ?
  • Can focus to infinity
    ?
  • Has rounded aperture blades
    ?
  • Front element doesn't rotate
    ?

Price comparison

Sony A6000

Buy used:

$396.76

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$1.20
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Design

1.Has a flip-out screen
Olympus PEN E-PL8
Sony A6000
Sony A6000 + Sony 16-50mm Zoom Lens
Flip-out screens can be useful for tricky shots.
2.Has a built-in focus motor
Olympus PEN E-PL8
Sony A6000
Sony A6000 + Sony 16-50mm Zoom Lens
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.
3.Has a hot shoe
Olympus PEN E-PL8
Sony A6000
Sony A6000 + Sony 16-50mm Zoom Lens
A hot shoe can be used to attach an external flash, as well as light meters, viewfinders, rangefinders and other attachments.
4.is a system camera
Olympus PEN E-PL8
Sony A6000
Sony A6000 + Sony 16-50mm Zoom Lens
A system camera has many interchangeable components such as lenses, flashes, and other accessories. System cameras offer greater flexibility than compact cameras.
5.has a touch screen
Olympus PEN E-PL8
Sony A6000
Sony A6000 + Sony 16-50mm Zoom Lens
You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.
6.has a flash
Olympus PEN E-PL8
Sony A6000
Sony A6000 + Sony 16-50mm Zoom Lens
A flash is good for low-light environments, and can sometimes be used as flashlight.

Optics

1.sensor size

17.3 x 13mm

23.5 x 15.6mm

23.5 x 15.6mm

The larger the sensor the more light the sensor captures yielding in better image quality.
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.
The number of megapixels determines the resolution of the images captured with the main camera. A higher megapixel count means that the camera is capable of capturing more details. However, the megapixel count is not the only important element determining the quality of an image.
4.maximum light sensitivity

25600 ISO

25600 ISO

25600 ISO

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.
Fast continuous shooting is useful for catching action shots.
6.has AF tracking
Olympus PEN E-PL8
Sony A6000
Sony A6000 + Sony 16-50mm Zoom Lens
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.

Videography

1.video recording (main camera)

1080 x 30fps

1080 x 60fps

1080 x 60fps

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.
2.has continuous autofocus when recording movies
Olympus PEN E-PL8
Sony A6000
Sony A6000 + Sony 16-50mm Zoom Lens
When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
3.Has timelapse function
Olympus PEN E-PL8
Sony A6000
Sony A6000 + Sony 16-50mm Zoom Lens
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.
4.has a 24p cinema mode
Olympus PEN E-PL8
Sony A6000
Sony A6000 + Sony 16-50mm Zoom Lens
24p is a video format (24 frames per second) traditionally used in cinema. Nowadays, it is used to create film-like motion characteristics.
5.supports AVCHD format
Olympus PEN E-PL8
Sony A6000
Sony A6000 + Sony 16-50mm Zoom Lens
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.

Audio

1.has a microphone input
Olympus PEN E-PL8
Sony A6000
Sony A6000 + Sony 16-50mm Zoom Lens
A microphone port allows connecting external high-end or specialized microphones.
2.has a stereo microphone
Olympus PEN E-PL8
Sony A6000
Sony A6000 + Sony 16-50mm Zoom Lens
A stereo microphone allows to record audio files or movies in stereo without an external microphone.
More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.

Battery

1.Battery life (CIPA)

350shots

420shots

420shots

CIPA is an independent, standard measurement that determines how many shots a camera can take before the battery dies.
2.has a removable battery
Olympus PEN E-PL8
Sony A6000
Sony A6000 + Sony 16-50mm Zoom Lens
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
3.has a rechargeable battery
Olympus PEN E-PL8
Sony A6000
Sony A6000 + Sony 16-50mm Zoom Lens
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
4.has a battery level indicator
Olympus PEN E-PL8
Sony A6000
Sony A6000 + Sony 16-50mm Zoom Lens
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Features

1.supports Wi-Fi
Olympus PEN E-PL8
Sony A6000
Sony A6000 + Sony 16-50mm Zoom Lens
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.
2.Has a remote control
Olympus PEN E-PL8
Sony A6000
Sony A6000 + Sony 16-50mm Zoom Lens
A remote control allows you to control the device remotely. The remote control can be included or optional.
3.has an external memory slot
Olympus PEN E-PL8
Sony A6000
Sony A6000 + Sony 16-50mm Zoom Lens
The device has a standard memory slot (such as an SD or micro SD card slot) that enables you to extend the built-in internal storage with affordable memory modules, or easily retrieve data, such as photographs, from the memory card.
4.supports Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n)
Olympus PEN E-PL8
Sony A6000
Sony A6000 + Sony 16-50mm Zoom Lens
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.
5.has an HDMI output
Olympus PEN E-PL8
Sony A6000
Sony A6000 + Sony 16-50mm Zoom Lens
Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.
6.supports a remote smartphone
Olympus PEN E-PL8
Sony A6000
Sony A6000 + Sony 16-50mm Zoom Lens
This technology allows the users to use their smartphone as a remote control for the device.

Price comparison

Sony A6000

Buy used:

$396.76

ProductStorePrice
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$1.20
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$2.51
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$53.09
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$1.37
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