50points

Sony Alpha NEX-5

51points

Sony NEX-5T

Sony NEX-5T
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Sony Alpha NEX-5 vs Sony NEX-5T

Sony Alpha NEX-5
Sony NEX-5T

Why is Sony Alpha NEX-5 better than Sony NEX-5T?

  • Has a stereo microphone
    ?
  • Has 3D photo/video recording capabilities
    ?
  • 51.8mm shorter
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    59mmvs110.8mm
  • 1.8mm thinner
    ?

    38.2mmvs40mm

Why is Sony NEX-5T better than Sony Alpha NEX-5?

  • 13.38% more megapixels (main camera)
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    16.1MPvs14.2MP
  • 2x higher maximum light sensitivity
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    25600 ISOvs12800 ISO
  • 42.86% faster shooting at highest resolution with AF as JPEG format
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    10fpsvs7fps
  • 27.51% lower noise at high ISO
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    1015 ISOvs796 ISO
  • Has AF tracking
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  • 9 better image quality
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    78vs69
  • Supports Wi-Fi
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  • Has phase-detection autofocus for photos
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Price comparison

Design

1.Has a flip-out screen
Sony Alpha NEX-5
Sony NEX-5T
Flip-out screens can be useful for tricky shots.
2.weight

287g

218g

We consider a lower weight better because lighter devices are more comfortable to carry. A lower weight is also an advantage for home appliances, as it makes transportation easier, and for many other types of products.
3.Has a hot shoe
Sony Alpha NEX-5
Sony NEX-5T
A hot shoe can be used to attach an external flash, as well as light meters, viewfinders, rangefinders and other attachments.
4.screen resolution

920k dots

921k dots

A higher screen resolution provides a sharper image, making it easier to review your photos.
5.is a system camera
Sony Alpha NEX-5
Sony NEX-5T
A system camera has many interchangeable components such as lenses, flashes, and other accessories. System cameras offer greater flexibility than compact cameras.
6.has a touch screen
Sony Alpha NEX-5
Sony NEX-5T
You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.

Optics

1.sensor size

23.4 x 15.6mm

23.4 x 15.6mm

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

25

25

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)

14.2MP

16.1MP

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

12800 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

7fps

10fps

Fast continuous shooting is useful for catching action shots.
6.has AF tracking
Sony Alpha NEX-5
Sony NEX-5T
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 Alpha NEX-5
Sony NEX-5T
When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
3.supports AVCHD format
Sony Alpha NEX-5
Sony NEX-5T
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 Alpha NEX-5
Sony NEX-5T
A stereo microphone allows to record audio files or movies in stereo without an external microphone.

Battery

1.Battery life (CIPA)

330shots

330shots

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 Alpha NEX-5
Sony NEX-5T
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
3.has a rechargeable battery
Sony Alpha NEX-5
Sony NEX-5T
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
4.has a battery level indicator
Sony Alpha NEX-5
Sony NEX-5T
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Features

1.noise

796 ISO

1015 ISO

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

69

78

A device's overall image quality score considers: color depth, dynamic range and low light performance. Source: DxOMark.
3.supports Wi-Fi
Sony Alpha NEX-5
Sony NEX-5T
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.
4.color depth

22.2bits

23.6bits

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

12.2Evs

13Evs

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 Alpha NEX-5
Sony NEX-5T
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.

Miscellaneous

1.has 3D photo/video recording capabilities
Sony Alpha NEX-5
Sony NEX-5T
The device captures 3D still photos and/or 3D videos due to two separate lenses.

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