Sony A560 DSLR
Sony A560 DSLR
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Sony A560 DSLR: 62 facts and highlights

1. megapixels

2. sensor size

The larger the sensor the more light the sensor captures yielding in better image quality.

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.

4. continuous shooting at high resolution

Fast continuous shooting is useful for catching action shots.

5. has a flip-out screen

Flip-out screens are useful for doing tricky shots.
Sony A560 DSLR
26% have it

6. weight

7. image quality

A device's overall image quality score considers: color depth, dynamic range and low light performance. Source: DxOMark.

8. 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.

9. video recording

10. longer battery life

CIPA is an independent, standard measurement that determines how many shots a camera can take before the battery dies.

11. has a stereo microphone

A stereo microphone allows to record audio files or movies in stereo without an external microphone.
Sony A560 DSLR
49% have it

12. color depth

The better a device's color depth the more color nuances it can distinguish. Source: DxOMark.

13. 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 A560 DSLR
11% have it

14. fastest shutter speed

A faster maximum shutter speed allows taking pictures of fast moving subjects without blur.

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 A560 DSLR
25% have it

16. pixel density

17. width

18. higher resolution (screen)

A higher screen resolution provides a sharper image, making it easier to review your photos.

19. 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.

20. has a built-in HDR mode

It can automatically shoot pictures with a higher dynamic range (HDR).
Sony A560 DSLR
26% have it

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