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Sony A230 DSLR + Sony DT 18-55mm/ F3.5-5.6 SAM
Nikon D850
Top 47%1,303 points
Top 47%
Top 7%2,302 points
Top 7%
Sony A230 DSLR + Sony DT 18-55mm/ F3.5-5.6 SAM
Nikon D850
Top specs and features

Sony A230 DSLR + Sony DT 18-55mm/ F3.5-5.6 SAM vs Nikon D850: 74 facts in comparison

1. megapixels

4.48x more megapixels (main camera).
10.2MP
Panono Camera: 108MP
45.7MP

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 23.9mm

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 a7 III: 693
153

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
7fps

5. has a flip-out screen

Flip-out screens are useful for doing tricky shots.
Sony A230 DSLR + Sony DT 18-55mm/ F3.5-5.6 SAM
Nikon D850
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.
3200 ISO
Nikon D7500 + Nikon AF-S DX Nikkor 18-140mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR: 1640000 ISO
102400 ISO

7. 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
1840shots

8. weight

693g lighter.
222g(Sony DT 18-55mm F/3.5-5.6)
HTC Re: 65.5g
915g

9. Has WiFi

The device can connect to WiFi.
Sony A230 DSLR + Sony DT 18-55mm/ F3.5-5.6 SAM
Nikon D850
38% 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
1/8000s

11. 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 D850
50% have it

12. Has phase detection autofocus for videos

A phase detection autofocus system is faster than a contrast detection autofocus system. Even when recording scenes with a lot of fast movements, the videos are sharp and clear.
Sony A230 DSLR + Sony DT 18-55mm/ F3.5-5.6 SAM
Nikon D850
12% have it

13. Has phase detection autofocus for photos

A phase detection autofocus is much faster than a contrast detection autofocus, allowing for sharper images.
Sony A230 DSLR + Sony DT 18-55mm/ F3.5-5.6 SAM
Nikon D850
31% have it

14. has built-in optical image stabilization

Optical image stabilization uses gyroscopic sensors to detect the vibrations of the camera. The lens adjusts the optical path accordingly, ensuring that any type of motion blur is corrected before the sensor captures the image.
Sony A230 DSLR + Sony DT 18-55mm/ F3.5-5.6 SAM
Nikon D850
46% have it

15. 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 D850
72% have it

16. 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 D850
9% have it

17. Has timelapse function

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.
Sony A230 DSLR + Sony DT 18-55mm/ F3.5-5.6 SAM
Nikon D850
16% have it

18. has a microphone in

A microphone port allows connecting external high-end or specialized microphones.
Sony A230 DSLR + Sony DT 18-55mm/ F3.5-5.6 SAM
Nikon D850
25% have it

19. 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 D850
27% have it

20. 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 D850
26% have it

21. higher resolution (screen)

A higher screen resolution provides a sharper image, making it easier to review your photos.
230k dots
Fujifilm X-T1 + XF 18-55mm F2.8-4 R LM OIS: 1040000k dots
2359k dots

22. Weather sealed

Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.
Sony A230 DSLR + Sony DT 18-55mm/ F3.5-5.6 SAM
Nikon D850
20% have it

23. width

18mm narrower.
128mm
DxO One: 26.2mm
146mm

24. has a touch screen

You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.
Sony A230 DSLR + Sony DT 18-55mm/ F3.5-5.6 SAM
Nikon D850
25% have it

25. 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.
Sony A230 DSLR + Sony DT 18-55mm/ F3.5-5.6 SAM
Nikon D850
18% have it

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