Sony A230 DSLR + Sony DT 18-55mm/ F3.5-5.6 SAMNikon D800E
Top 47%1,285 points
Top 47%
Top 8%2,251 points
Top 8%
Sony A230 DSLR + Sony DT 18-55mm/ F3.5-5.6 SAM
Nikon D800E
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Sony A230 DSLR + Sony DT 18-55mm/ F3.5-5.6 SAM vs Nikon D800E: 66 facts in comparison

1. megapixels

3.56x more megapixels.
10.2MP
Panono Camera: 108MP
36.3MP

2. sensor size

The larger the sensor the more light the sensor captures yielding in better image quality.
23.5 x 15.7mm
Polaroid Snap: 81.2 x 25.4mm
35.9 x 24mm

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.
9
Sony Alpha a9: 693
51

4. continuous shooting at high resolution

Fast continuous shooting is useful for catching action shots.
2.5fps
Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II: 60fps
4fps

5. 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.
3200 ISO
Nikon D7500 + Nikon AF-S DX Nikkor 18-140mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR: 1640000 ISO
25600 ISO

6. image quality

A device's overall image quality score considers: color depth, dynamic range and low light performance. Source: DxOMark.
63
Sony Alpha 7R II: 98
95

7. weight

678g lighter.
222g(Sony DT 18-55mm F/3.5-5.6)
HTC Re: 65.5g
900g

8. longer battery life

CIPA is an independent, standard measurement that determines how many shots a camera can take before the battery dies.
230shots
Nikon D3x: 4400shots
900shots

9. color depth

The better a device's color depth the more color nuances it can distinguish. Source: DxOMark.
22.3bits
HP Photosmart R927: 42bits
25.6bits

10. has a stereo microphone

A stereo microphone allows to record audio files or movies in stereo without an external microphone.
Sony A230 DSLR + Sony DT 18-55mm/ F3.5-5.6 SAM
Nikon D800E
50% have it

11. Faster video autofocus due to a phase detection autofocus when shooting movies

A phase detection autofocus is much faster than a contrast detection autofocus and allows sharper movies.
Sony A230 DSLR + Sony DT 18-55mm/ F3.5-5.6 SAM
Nikon D800E
11% have it

12. 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
1/8000s

13. dynamic range

The better the dynamic range the system captures a wider number of values from dark to light leading to more details in low and highlights. Source: DxOMark.
11.4Evs
Nikon D810A: 14.8Evs
14.3Evs

14. pixel density

1.69x higher pixel density.
262ppi
Panasonic Lumix DC-GH5S: 1437.5ppi
442ppi

15. 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.
Sony A230 DSLR + Sony DT 18-55mm/ F3.5-5.6 SAM
Nikon D800E
26% have it

16. has a built-in HDR mode

It can automatically shoot pictures with a higher dynamic range (HDR).
Sony A230 DSLR + Sony DT 18-55mm/ F3.5-5.6 SAM
Nikon D800E
26% have it

17. Is dustproof and water resistant

Dustproof/water resistant at depth equal to or greater than 1 meter.
Sony A230 DSLR + Sony DT 18-55mm/ F3.5-5.6 SAM
Nikon D800E
9% have it

18. width

16.78mm narrower.
128mm
DxO One: 26.2mm
144.78mm

19. higher resolution (screen)

A higher screen resolution provides a sharper image, making it easier to review your photos.
230k dots
Fujifilm FinePix X-Pro1: 1230000k dots
921k dots

20. Faster photo autofocus due to a phase detection autofocus when shooting pictures

A phase detection autofocus is much faster than a contrast detection autofocus and allows sharper images.
Sony A230 DSLR + Sony DT 18-55mm/ F3.5-5.6 SAM
Nikon D800E
30% have it

21. resolution

4x higher resolution.
588 x 392px
Panasonic Lumix DC-GH5S: 3680 x 2760px
1176 x 784px

22. volume

41.59% less body volume.
838.08cm³
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: 65.29cm³
1438.37cm³

23. battery power

1.61x more battery power.
1180mAh
Samsung Galaxy NX Mirrorless + 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6: 4360mAh
1900mAh

24. thickness

14mm thinner.
67.5mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: 13mm
81.5mm

25. 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.
Sony A230 DSLR + Sony DT 18-55mm/ F3.5-5.6 SAM
Nikon D800E
72% have it

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