Sony A580 DSLR
Sony A580 DSLR
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Sony A580 DSLR: 61 facts and highlights

1. megapixels

16.2MP
Panono Camera: 108MP

2. sensor size

The larger the sensor the more light the sensor captures yielding in better image quality.
23.5 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.
7fps
Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II: 60fps

5. has a flip-out screen

Flip-out screens are useful for doing tricky shots.
Sony A580 DSLR
27% have it

6. image quality

A device's overall image quality score considers: color depth, dynamic range and low light performance. Source: DxOMark.
80
Sony Alpha 7R II: 98

7. 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

8. weight

679g
HTC Re: 65.5g

9. longer battery life

CIPA is an independent, standard measurement that determines how many shots a camera can take before the battery dies.
1050shots
Nikon D3x: 4400shots

10. video recording

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

11. color depth

The better a device's color depth the more color nuances it can distinguish. Source: DxOMark.
23.8bits
HP Photosmart R927: 42bits

12. has a stereo microphone

A stereo microphone allows to record audio files or movies in stereo without an external microphone.
Sony A580 DSLR
49% have it

13. 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

14. 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 A580 DSLR
11% have it

16. 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.
13.3Evs
Nikon D810A: 14.8Evs

17. width

104mm
DxO One: 26.2mm

18. has a built-in HDR mode

It can automatically shoot pictures with a higher dynamic range (HDR).
Sony A580 DSLR
26% have it

19. 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

20. resolution

1176 x 784px
Panasonic Lumix DC-GH5S: 3680 x 2760px

21. volume

1196.83cm³
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: 65.29cm³

22. has a microphone in

A microphone port allows connecting external high-end or specialized microphones.
Sony A580 DSLR
25% have it

23. battery power

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

24. height

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

25. 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 A580 DSLR
46% have it

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