Sony Alpha a6500Nikon D300 + AF-Nikkor 50mm 1:1.4D
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Top 26%
Sony Alpha a6500
Nikon D300 + AF-Nikkor 50mm 1:1.4D
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Top specs and features

Sony Alpha a6500 vs Nikon D300 + AF-Nikkor 50mm 1:1.4D: 78 facts in comparison

1. megapixels

1.85x more megapixels (main camera).
24.2MP
Panono Camera: 108MP
13.1MP

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
23.6 x 15.8mm

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.
425
Sony Alpha a7 III: 693
51

4. continuous shooting at high resolution

Fast continuous shooting is useful for catching action shots.
11fps
Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II: 60fps
6fps

5. has a flip-out screen

Flip-out screens are useful for doing tricky shots.
Sony Alpha a6500
Nikon D300 + AF-Nikkor 50mm 1:1.4D
27% have it

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.
51200 ISO
Nikon D7500 + Nikon AF-S DX Nikkor 18-140mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR: 1640000 ISO
6400 ISO

7. longer battery life

CIPA is an independent, standard measurement that determines how many shots a camera can take before the battery dies.
350shots
Nikon D3x: 4400shots
1000shots

8. weight

223g lighter.
453g
HTC Re: 65.5g
230g(Nikon AF Nikkor 50mm F/1.4D)

9. Has WiFi

The device can connect to WiFi.
Sony Alpha a6500
Nikon D300 + AF-Nikkor 50mm 1:1.4D
37% have it

10. 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
1/8000s

11. 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 Alpha a6500
Nikon D300 + AF-Nikkor 50mm 1:1.4D
11% have it

12. has a stereo microphone

A stereo microphone allows to record audio files or movies in stereo without an external microphone.
Sony Alpha a6500
Nikon D300 + AF-Nikkor 50mm 1:1.4D
50% have it

13. Has phase detection autofocus for photos

A phase detection autofocus is much faster than a contrast detection autofocus, allowing for sharper images.
Sony Alpha a6500
Nikon D300 + AF-Nikkor 50mm 1:1.4D
31% have it

14. 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 a6500
Nikon D300 + AF-Nikkor 50mm 1:1.4D
46% have it

15. 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 Alpha a6500
Nikon D300 + AF-Nikkor 50mm 1:1.4D
72% have it

16. has a built-in HDR mode

It can automatically shoot pictures with a higher dynamic range (HDR).
Sony Alpha a6500
Nikon D300 + AF-Nikkor 50mm 1:1.4D
26% have it

17. has a microphone in

A microphone port allows connecting external high-end or specialized microphones.
Sony Alpha a6500
Nikon D300 + AF-Nikkor 50mm 1:1.4D
25% have it

18. 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 Alpha a6500
Nikon D300 + AF-Nikkor 50mm 1:1.4D
26% have it

19. battery power

36.36% more battery power.
1100mAh
Samsung Galaxy NX Mirrorless + 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6: 4360mAh
1500mAh

20. volume

65.49% less body volume.
427.89cm³
Fujifilm FinePix X-Pro1: 0cm³
1240.09cm³

21. higher resolution (screen)

A higher screen resolution provides a sharper image, making it easier to review your photos.
921.6k dots
Fujifilm X-T1 + XF 18-55mm F2.8-4 R LM OIS: 1040000k dots
922k dots

22. Weather sealed

Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.
Sony Alpha a6500
Nikon D300 + AF-Nikkor 50mm 1:1.4D
19% have it

23. width

27mm narrower.
120mm
DxO One: 26.2mm
147mm

24. 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 Alpha a6500
Nikon D300 + AF-Nikkor 50mm 1:1.4D
17% have it

25. has a touch screen

You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.
Sony Alpha a6500
Nikon D300 + AF-Nikkor 50mm 1:1.4D
24% have it

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