70points
65points

Sony Alpha 7

67points
67points

Sony Alpha A6300

Comparison winner
Sony Alpha 7
Cost-effectiveness winner
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Sony Alpha 7 vs Sony Alpha A6300

Sony Alpha 7
Sony Alpha A6300
70
points
Sony Alpha 7
67
points
Sony Alpha A6300

Why is Sony Alpha 7 better than Sony Alpha A6300?

  • 2.33x larger sensor
    ?

    35.8 x 23.9mmvs23.5 x 15.6mm
  • Has built-in optical image stabilization
    ?
  • 50% faster maximum shutter speed
    ?

    1/8000svs0.00025s
  • Has a remote control
    ?
  • 308.4k dots higher resolution (screen)
    ?

    1230k dotsvs921.6k dots
  • Has sensor shift stabilization
    ?
  • Can create panoramas in-camera
    ?
  • 5 more lenses available
    ?

    21vs16

Why is Sony Alpha A6300 better than Sony Alpha 7?

  • 308 more focus points
    ?

    425vs117
  • 2x higher maximum light sensitivity
    ?

    51200 ISOvs25600 ISO
  • 2.2x faster shooting at highest resolution with AF as JPEG format
    ?

    11fpsvs5fps
  • 60shots longer battery life
    ?

    400shotsvs340shots
  • Weather-sealed (splashproof)
    ?
  • 70g lighter
    404gvs474g
  • Has a built-in focus motor
    ?
  • Has a flash
    ?

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Design

1.Weather-sealed (splashproof)
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The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.

Sony Alpha 7
Sony Alpha A6300
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
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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 Alpha 7
Sony Alpha A6300
4.Has a flip-out screen
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Flip-out screens can be useful for tricky shots.

Sony Alpha 7
Sony Alpha A6300
5.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 Alpha 7
Sony Alpha A6300
6.LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixels
?

The device has an LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixel, resulting in sharp and crisp images. Pixels in some displays (like AMOLED) share one subpixel to preserve space. This can result in a less crisp, slightly blurred image.

Sony Alpha 7
Sony Alpha A6300

Optics

1.focus points
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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

117

425

2.has AF tracking
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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 Alpha 7
Sony Alpha A6300
3.sensor size
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The larger the sensor the more light the sensor captures yielding in better image quality.

Best

Polaroid Snap

81.2 x 25.4mm

35.8 x 23.9mm

23.5 x 15.6mm

4.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

51200 ISO

5.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 Alpha 7
Sony Alpha A6300
6.Has phase detection autofocus for photos
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A phase detection autofocus is much faster than a contrast detection autofocus, allowing for sharper images.

Sony Alpha 7
Sony Alpha A6300

Videography

1.video recording (main camera)
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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 continuous autofocus when recording movies
?

When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.

Sony Alpha 7
Sony Alpha A6300
3.has a 24p cinema mode
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24p is a video format (24 frames per second) traditionally used in cinema. Nowadays, it is used to create film-like motion characteristics.

Sony Alpha 7
Sony Alpha A6300
4.supports AVCHD format
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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 Alpha 7
Sony Alpha A6300

Audio

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

Sony Alpha 7
Sony Alpha A6300
2.has a microphone input
?

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

Sony Alpha 7
Sony Alpha A6300
3.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
?

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

Sony Alpha 7
Sony Alpha A6300

Battery

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

Best

Nikon D3x

4400shots

340shots

400shots

2.has a removable battery
?

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

Sony Alpha 7
Sony Alpha A6300
3.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Sony Alpha 7
Sony Alpha A6300
4.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Sony Alpha 7
Sony Alpha A6300

Features

1.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 Alpha 7
Sony Alpha A6300
2.Has Wi-Fi
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The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

Sony Alpha 7
Sony Alpha A6300
3.Has a remote control
?

A remote control allows you to control the device remotely. The remote control can be included or optional.

Sony Alpha 7
Sony Alpha A6300
4.Has 802.11n Wi-Fi connection
?

802.11n is a wireless standard released in 2009. It has faster transfer rates and improved security compared to its predecessors - a, b and g.

Sony Alpha 7
Sony Alpha A6300
5.has an accelerometer
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An accelerometer is a sensor used to measure the linear acceleration of a device. A common application is detecting when a device changes between vertical and horizontal positions.

Sony Alpha 7
Sony Alpha A6300
6.has a HDMI output
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Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.

Sony Alpha 7
Sony Alpha A6300

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