Sony A560 DSLR
Sony A560 DSLR
Top 27%1,917 points
Top 27%
Top specs and features

Sony A560 DSLR: 62 facts and highlights

1. megapixels

14.2MP
Panono Camera: 108MP

2. sensor size

The larger the sensor the more light the sensor captures yielding in better image quality.
23.4 x 15.6mm
Polaroid Snap: 81.2 x 25.4mm

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.
15
Sony Alpha a9: 693

4. continuous shooting at high resolution

Fast continuous shooting is useful for catching action shots.
5fps
Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II: 60fps

5. has a flip-out screen

Flip-out screens are useful for doing tricky shots.
Sony A560 DSLR
27% have it

6. weight

599g
HTC Re: 65.5g

7. image quality

A device's overall image quality score considers: color depth, dynamic range and low light performance. Source: DxOMark.
70
Sony Alpha 7R II: 98

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.
12800ISO
Nikon D7500 + Nikon AF-S DX Nikkor 18-140mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR: 1640000ISO

9. longer battery life

CIPA is an independent, standard measurement that determines how many shots a camera can take before the battery dies.
560shots
Nikon D3x: 4400shots

10. video recording

1080 x 60fps
Canon EOS 1D X Mark II: 2160 x 60fps

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.
22.5bits
HP Photosmart R927: 42bits

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.
0.00025s
Canon EOS-1D C: 0.00000125s

15. width

104mm
DxO One: 26.2mm

16. pixel density

471ppi
Sony A7 II: 544ppi

17. 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

18. higher resolution (screen)

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

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.
12.3Evs
Nikon D810A: 14.8Evs

20. has a built-in HDR mode

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

21. height

137mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX400V: 39mm

22. volume

1196.832cm³
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: cm³

23. thickness

84mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: 13mm

24. resolution

1176 x 784px
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH2K + Lumix G Vario 14-42mm/ F3.5-5.6 ASPH./ MEGA O.I.S: 1517 x 1011px

25. battery power

1650mAh
Samsung Galaxy NX Mirrorless + 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6: 4360mAh

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