82points
100points

Sony A6000 + Sony 16-50mm Zoom Lens

87points
86points

Sony A6400 + Sony E 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 OSS

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Sony A6000 + Sony 16-50mm Zoom Lens
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Sony A6000 + Sony 16-50mm Zoom Lens vs Sony A6400 + Sony E 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 OSS

Sony A6000 + Sony 16-50mm Zoom Lens
Sony A6400 + Sony E 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 OSS
82
points
Sony A6000 + Sony 16-50mm Zoom Lens
87
points
Sony A6400 + Sony E 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 OSS

Why is Sony A6000 + Sony 16-50mm Zoom Lens better than Sony A6400 + Sony E 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 OSS?

  • 0.41% more megapixels (main camera)
    24.3MPvs24.2MP
  • 10shots longer battery life
    ?

    420shotsvs410shots
  • Has built-in optical image stabilization
    ?
  • 287g lighter
    116gvs403g
  • Has a built-in focus motor
    ?
  • 0.42% better color depth
    ?

    24.1bitsvs24bits
  • Has a remote control
    ?
  • 24.51% less body volume
    361.8cm³vs479.2716000000001cm³

Why is Sony A6400 + Sony E 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 OSS better than Sony A6000 + Sony 16-50mm Zoom Lens?

  • 246 more focus points
    ?

    425vs179
  • 4x higher maximum light sensitivity
    ?

    102400 ISOvs25600 ISO
  • 6.24% lower noise at high ISO
    ?

    1431 ISOvs1347 ISO
  • Weather-sealed (splashproof)
    ?
  • 1 better image quality
    ?

    83vs82
  • Has phase detection autofocus for videos
    ?
  • Has a stereo microphone
    ?
  • 3.82% wider dynamic range
    ?

    13.6Evsvs13.1Evs

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Design

1.Weather-sealed (splashproof)
?

The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.

Sony A6000 + Sony 16-50mm Zoom Lens
Sony A6400 + Sony E 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 OSS
2. more viewfinder coverage
?

With 100% coverage you can compose the image correctly when you capture the photo. With less than full coverage you may have to crop your photos afterwards to get them looking perfect.

Best

Nikon Z50 + Nikon Nikkor Z DX 16-50mm f/3.5-6.3 VR

100%

100%

100%

3.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 A6000 + Sony 16-50mm Zoom Lens
Sony A6400 + Sony E 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 OSS
4.Has a flip-out screen
?

Flip-out screens can be useful for tricky shots.

Sony A6000 + Sony 16-50mm Zoom Lens
Sony A6400 + Sony E 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 OSS
5.Is dustproof and water-resistant
?

The device is dustproof and water-resistant. Water-resistant devices can resist the penetration of water, such as powerful water jets, but not being submerged into water.

For example

Sony a6600 + Sony E 18-135mm F3.5-5.6 OSS

Sony A6000 + Sony 16-50mm Zoom Lens
Sony A6400 + Sony E 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 OSS
6.Has a hot shoe
?

A hot shoe can be used to attach an external flash, as well as light meters, viewfinders, rangefinders and other attachments.

Sony A6000 + Sony 16-50mm Zoom Lens
Sony A6400 + Sony E 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 OSS

Optics

1.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.

Best

Canon EOS R

5655

179

425

2.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 A6000 + Sony 16-50mm Zoom Lens
Sony A6400 + Sony E 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 OSS
3.sensor size
?

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

Best

Polaroid Snap

81.2 x 25.4mm

23.5 x 15.6mm

23.5 x 15.6mm

4.wide aperture (main camera)
?

With a wider aperture the sensor can capture more light, helping to avoid blur by enabling a faster shutter speed. It also provides a shallow depth of field, allowing you to blur the background to focus attention on the subject.

Best

Ricoh GR II

f/1.00

f/3.50 (Sony E PZ 16-50mm F3.5-5.6 OSS)

f/3.50 (Sony E 18-135mm F3.5-5.6 OSS)

5.optical zoom
?

The zoom range is the ratio between the longest and shortest focal lengths. A higher zoom range means that the lens is more versatile.

Best

Nikon Coolpix P1000

125x

3.1x (Sony E PZ 16-50mm F3.5-5.6 OSS)

7.5x (Sony E 18-135mm F3.5-5.6 OSS)

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.

Best

Nikon D7500 + Nikon AF-S DX Nikkor 18-140mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR

1640000 ISO

25600 ISO

102400 ISO

Videography

1.video recording (main camera)
?

The maximum resolution available for videos shot with the main camera. Although it may be possible to choose among other frame rates, those recordings usually have lower resolutions.

Best

Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera 6K

3456 x 50fps

1080 x 60fps

2160 x 30fps

2.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 A6000 + Sony 16-50mm Zoom Lens
Sony A6400 + Sony E 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 OSS
3.has continuous autofocus when recording movies
?

When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.

Sony A6000 + Sony 16-50mm Zoom Lens
Sony A6400 + Sony E 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 OSS
4.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 A6000 + Sony 16-50mm Zoom Lens
Sony A6400 + Sony E 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 OSS
5.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 A6000 + Sony 16-50mm Zoom Lens
Sony A6400 + Sony E 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 OSS
6.supports AVCHD format
?

AVCHD (Advanced Video Coding High Definition) is a file-based format for the digital recording and playback of high-definition video. It's a standard popular among professional cameras and camcorders.

Sony A6000 + Sony 16-50mm Zoom Lens
Sony A6400 + Sony E 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 OSS

Audio

1.has a stereo microphone
?

A stereo microphone allows to record audio files or movies in stereo without an external microphone.

Sony A6000 + Sony 16-50mm Zoom Lens
Sony A6400 + Sony E 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 OSS
2.has a microphone input
?

A microphone port allows connecting external high-end or specialized microphones.

Sony A6000 + Sony 16-50mm Zoom Lens
Sony A6400 + Sony E 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 OSS
3.number of microphones
?

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.

Best

Fujifilm X-A7

2

1

2

4.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
?

With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.

For example

Sony a6600 + Sony E 18-135mm F3.5-5.6 OSS

Sony A6000 + Sony 16-50mm Zoom Lens
Sony A6400 + Sony E 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 OSS
5.has stereo speakers
?

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.

For example

Sony Alpha 7R III + Sony FE 24-70mm f/4 ZA OSS Vario-Tessar T*

Sony A6000 + Sony 16-50mm Zoom Lens
Sony A6400 + Sony E 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 OSS
6.Has a zoom microphone
?

Zoom microphones record high-quality audio and enable you to record sound from a distance. They can be useful for recording meetings, lectures, and presentations.

For example

Panasonic Lumix DC-LX100 II

Sony A6000 + Sony 16-50mm Zoom Lens
Sony A6400 + Sony E 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 OSS

Battery

1.Battery life (CIPA)
?

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

Best

Nikon D3x

4400shots

420shots

410shots

2.has a removable battery
?

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Sony A6000 + Sony 16-50mm Zoom Lens
Sony A6400 + Sony E 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 OSS
3.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Sony A6000 + Sony 16-50mm Zoom Lens
Sony A6400 + Sony E 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 OSS
4.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Sony A6000 + Sony 16-50mm Zoom Lens
Sony A6400 + Sony E 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 OSS
5.has wireless charging
?

The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.

For example

Sony Alpha a9 + Sony FE 24-70mm F2.8 GM

Sony A6000 + Sony 16-50mm Zoom Lens
Sony A6400 + Sony E 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 OSS

Features

1.image quality
?

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

Best

Sony Alpha 7R III + Sony FE 24-70mm f/4 ZA OSS Vario-Tessar T*

100

82

83

2.noise
?

The maximum ISO at which the device still captures excellent quality images. Source: DxOMark.

Best

Sony Alpha a7 III + Sony FE 28-70mm f/3.5-5.6 OSS

3730 ISO

1347 ISO

1431 ISO

3.color depth
?

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

Best

HP Photosmart R927

42bits

24.1bits

24bits

4.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.

Best

Nikon D850 + Nikon AF-S Nikkor 24-120mm f/4G ED VR

14.8Evs

13.1Evs

13.6Evs

5.has an external memory slot
?

The device has a standard memory slot (such as an SD or micro SD card slot) so that you can either extend the internal storage with affordable memory modules or you can retrieve data, such as photographs, easily from a memory card.

Sony A6000 + Sony 16-50mm Zoom Lens
Sony A6400 + Sony E 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 OSS
6.Has Wi-Fi
?

The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

Sony A6000 + Sony 16-50mm Zoom Lens
Sony A6400 + Sony E 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 OSS

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