63points

Sony A6000

71points

Sony Alpha 7R

Sony Alpha 7R
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64 facts in comparison

Sony A6000 vs Sony Alpha 7R

Sony A6000
Sony Alpha 7R

Why is Sony A6000 better than Sony Alpha 7R?

  • 62 more focus points
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    179vs117
  • 80shots longer battery life
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    420shotsvs340shots
  • 2.75x faster shooting at highest resolution with AF as JPEG format
    ?

    11fpsvs4fps
  • Has a built-in HDR mode
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  • Has a flash
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  • Supports a remote smartphone
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  • 20.13% less body volume
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    361.8cm³vs573.024cm³
  • 7mm narrower
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    120mmvs127mm

Why is Sony Alpha 7R better than Sony A6000?

  • 2.33x larger sensor
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    35.8 x 23.9mmvs23.5 x 15.6mm
  • 49.38% more megapixels (main camera)
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    36.3MPvs24.3MP
  • 2.04x lower noise at high ISO
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    2746 ISOvs1347 ISO
  • 13 better image quality
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    95vs82
  • Has built-in optical image stabilization
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  • 50% faster maximum shutter speed
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    1/8000svs0.00025s
  • 6.22% better color depth
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    25.6bitsvs24.1bits
  • Has a stereo microphone
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Price comparison

Sony A6000

Buy used:

$399.99

ProductStorePrice
Sony A6000 walmartSony Alpha a6000 Camera (Black) with 16-...Sony Alpha a6000 Camera (Black) with 16-50mm Lens and Accessory Bundle
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$648.00

Design

1.Has a flip-out screen
Sony A6000
Sony Alpha 7R
Flip-out screens can be useful for tricky shots.
2.Has a built-in focus motor
Sony A6000
Sony Alpha 7R
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.
3.viewfinder coverage

100%

100%

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 afterward to get them looking perfect.
4.Has a hot shoe
Sony A6000
Sony Alpha 7R
A hot shoe can be used to attach an external flash, as well as light meters, viewfinders, rangefinders and other attachments.
5.resolution

1280 x 720px

1358 x 906px

Resolution is an essential indicator of a screen's image quality, representing the maximum amount of pixels that can be shown on the screen. The resolution is given as a compound value, comprised of horizontal and vertical pixels.
6.pixel density

490ppi

544ppi

Pixel density is a measurement of a screen's resolution, expressed as the number of pixels per inch (PPI) on the screen. A higher pixel density translates into more clarity and sharpness for the images rendered on the screen, thus improving the quality of the viewing experience.

Optics

1.sensor size

23.5 x 15.6mm

35.8 x 23.9mm

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

179

117

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.
3.megapixels (main camera)

24.3MP

36.3MP

The number of megapixels determines the resolution of the images captured with the main camera. A higher megapixel count means that the camera is capable of capturing more details. However, the megapixel count is not the only important element determining the quality of an image.
4.maximum light sensitivity

25600 ISO

25600 ISO

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.
5.continuous shooting at high resolution

11fps

4fps

Fast continuous shooting is useful for catching action shots.
6.has AF tracking
Sony A6000
Sony Alpha 7R
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.

Videography

1.video recording (main camera)

1080 x 60fps

1080 x 60fps

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.
2.has continuous autofocus when recording movies
Sony A6000
Sony Alpha 7R
When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
3.has a 24p cinema mode
Sony A6000
Sony Alpha 7R
24p is a video format (24 frames per second) traditionally used in cinema. Nowadays, it is used to create film-like motion characteristics.
4.supports AVCHD format
Sony A6000
Sony Alpha 7R
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.

Audio

1.has a stereo microphone
Sony A6000
Sony Alpha 7R
A stereo microphone allows to record audio files or movies in stereo without an external microphone.
2.has a microphone input
Sony A6000
Sony Alpha 7R
A microphone port allows connecting external high-end or specialized microphones.
3.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Sony A6000
Sony Alpha 7R
With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.

Battery

1.Battery life (CIPA)

420shots

340shots

CIPA is an independent, standard measurement that determines how many shots a camera can take before the battery dies.
2.has a removable battery
Sony A6000
Sony Alpha 7R
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
3.has a rechargeable battery
Sony A6000
Sony Alpha 7R
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
4.has a battery level indicator
Sony A6000
Sony Alpha 7R
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Features

1.noise

1347 ISO

2746 ISO

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

82

95

A device's overall image quality score considers: color depth, dynamic range and low light performance. Source: DxOMark.
3.supports Wi-Fi
Sony A6000
Sony Alpha 7R
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.
4.color depth

24.1bits

25.6bits

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

13.1Evs

14.1Evs

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.
6.has an external memory slot
Sony A6000
Sony Alpha 7R
The device has a standard memory slot (such as an SD or micro SD card slot) that enables you to extend the built-in internal storage with affordable memory modules, or easily retrieve data, such as photographs, from the memory card.

Price comparison

Sony A6000

Buy used:

$399.99

ProductStorePrice
Sony A6000 walmartSony Alpha a6000 Camera (Black) with 16-...Sony Alpha a6000 Camera (Black) with 16-50mm Lens and Accessory Bundle
walmart logo
$648.00

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