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Sony Alpha a6500
Olympus Tough TG-810
Top 5%2,328 points
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Top 59%1,005 points
Top 59%
Sony Alpha a6500
Olympus Tough TG-810
Top specs and features

Sony Alpha a6500 vs Olympus Tough TG-810: 64 facts in comparison

1. megapixels

1.73x more megapixels (main camera).
24.2MP
Panono Camera: 108MP
14MP

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
6.17 x 4.55mm

3. continuous shooting at high resolution

Fast continuous shooting is useful for catching action shots.
11fps
Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II: 60fps
3fps

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.
51200 ISO
Nikon D7500 + Nikon AF-S DX Nikkor 18-140mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR: 1640000 ISO
1600 ISO

5. 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
220shots

6. 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.
2160 x 30fps
Canon EOS 1D X Mark II: 2160 x 60fps
720 x 24fps

7. weight

238g lighter.
453g
HTC Re: 65.5g
215g

8. Has WiFi

The device can connect to WiFi.
Sony Alpha a6500
Olympus Tough TG-810
38% have it

9. 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
1/2000s

10. has a stereo microphone

A stereo microphone allows to record audio files or movies in stereo without an external microphone.
Sony Alpha a6500
Olympus Tough TG-810
50% have it

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
Olympus Tough TG-810
12% have it

12. 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
Olympus Tough TG-810
31% have it

13. 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
Olympus Tough TG-810
46% have it

14. 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
Olympus Tough TG-810
72% have it

15. Is dustproof and water resistant

Dustproof/water resistant at depth equal to or greater than 1 meter.
Sony Alpha a6500
Olympus Tough TG-810
9% have it

16. has a microphone in

A microphone port allows connecting external high-end or specialized microphones.
Sony Alpha a6500
Olympus Tough TG-810
25% have it

17. has a built-in HDR mode

It can automatically shoot pictures with a higher dynamic range (HDR).
Sony Alpha a6500
Olympus Tough TG-810
27% 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
Olympus Tough TG-810
26% have it

19. Weather sealed

Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.
Sony Alpha a6500
Olympus Tough TG-810
20% have it

20. width

55.5mm narrower.
120mm
DxO One: 26.2mm
64.5mm

21. has a touch screen

You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.
Sony Alpha a6500
Olympus Tough TG-810
25% have it

22. 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
Olympus Tough TG-810
18% have it

23. volume

60.73% less body volume.
427.89cm³
Fujifilm FinePix X-Pro1: 0cm³
NaNcm³

24. has a two-stage shutter

A two-stage shutter is good for taking photos like a pro; apply pressure to the button in order for the lens to focus, and then press it fully to capture the photograph.
Sony Alpha a6500
Olympus Tough TG-810
55% have it

25. has sensor shift stabilization

With sensor shift, the image sensor (rather than the lens) moves to counterbalance any vibration of the camera. This means the image will be stabilised regardless of what lens is being used.
Sony Alpha a6500
Olympus Tough TG-810
19% have it

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