61points

Sony SLT - A37

73points

Sony SLT-A55 + Sony DT 18-55mm/ F3.5-5.6 SAM

Sony SLT - A37
Sony SLT-A55 + Sony DT 18-55mm/ F3.5-5.6 SAM
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Sony SLT - A37 vs Sony SLT-A55 + Sony DT 18-55mm/ F3.5-5.6 SAM

Sony SLT - A37
Sony SLT-A55 + Sony DT 18-55mm/ F3.5-5.6 SAM
61
points
Sony SLT - A37
73
points
Sony SLT-A55 + Sony DT 18-55mm/ F3.5-5.6 SAM

Why is Sony SLT - A37 better than Sony SLT-A55 + Sony DT 18-55mm/ F3.5-5.6 SAM?

  • 2x higher maximum light sensitivity
    ?

    25600 ISOvs12800 ISO
  • 170shots longer battery life
    ?

    500shotsvs330shots
  • Has AF tracking
    ?
  • Has built-in optical image stabilization
    ?
  • Has a 24p cinema mode
    ?
  • 30 more lenses available
    ?

    122vs92
  • Has wireless charging
    ?

Why is Sony SLT-A55 + Sony DT 18-55mm/ F3.5-5.6 SAM better than Sony SLT - A37?

  • 0.62% more megapixels (main camera)
    16.2MPvs16.1MP
  • 42.86% faster shooting at highest resolution with AF as JPEG format
    ?

    10fpsvs7fps
  • 2x better video recording quality (main camera)
    ?

    1080 x 60fpsvs1080 x 30fps
  • Supports Wi-Fi
    ?
  • 14g lighter
    492gvs506g
  • 4x higher resolution
    ?

    1176 x 784pxvs588 x 392px
  • 1.73x higher pixel density
    471ppivs272ppi
  • 691k dots higher resolution (screen)
    ?

    921k dotsvs230k dots

Price comparison

Sony SLT - A37

Buy used:

$249.00

ProductStorePrice
Sony SLT - A37 AmazonSony Alpha SLT-A37K 16.1 MP Exmor APS HD...Sony Alpha SLT-A37K 16.1 MP Exmor APS HD CMOS Sensor DSLR with Translucent Mirror Technology and 18-55mm Lens (Black) (Discontinued by Manufacturer) (Renewed)
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$599.00
Sony SLT - A37 AmazonSony 427975101 Eye Cup Genuine Original ...Sony 427975101 Eye Cup Genuine Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) Part
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$37.00

Design

1.resolution
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The resolution indicates the maximum amount of pixels that can be shown on the screen, expressed as the number of pixels on the horizontal axis and the number on the vertical axis. Show more

Best

Fujifilm GFX100

1774 x 1330px

588 x 392px

1176 x 784px

2.pixel density
?

Best

Panasonic Lumix DC-GH5S

1437.5ppi

272ppi

471ppi

3. more viewfinder coverage
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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 D6

100%

100%

100%

4.Has a flip-out screen
?

Flip-out screens can be useful for tricky shots.

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5.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.

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Sony SLT-A55 + Sony DT 18-55mm/ F3.5-5.6 SAM
6.Has a hot shoe
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A hot shoe can be used to attach an external flash, as well as light meters, viewfinders, rangefinders and other attachments.

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Sony SLT-A55 + Sony DT 18-55mm/ F3.5-5.6 SAM

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

15

15

2.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

15.6 x 23.5mm

23.5 x 15.6mm

3.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.

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4.Has phase-detection autofocus for photos
?

Phase-detection autofocus is much faster than a contrast detection autofocus, allowing for sharper images. Show more

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5.maximum light sensitivity
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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. Show more

Best

Nikon D6

3280000 ISO

25600 ISO

12800 ISO

6.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. Show more

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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. Show more

Best

Canon EOS-1D X Mark III

2904 x 60fps

1080 x 30fps

1080 x 60fps

2.has continuous autofocus when recording movies
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When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp. Show more

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3.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 SLT - A37
Sony SLT-A55 + Sony DT 18-55mm/ F3.5-5.6 SAM
4.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 SLT - A37
Sony SLT-A55 + Sony DT 18-55mm/ F3.5-5.6 SAM
5.supports AVCHD format
?

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.

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Sony SLT-A55 + Sony DT 18-55mm/ F3.5-5.6 SAM

Audio

1.has a stereo microphone
?

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

Sony SLT - A37
Sony SLT-A55 + Sony DT 18-55mm/ F3.5-5.6 SAM
2.has a microphone input
?

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

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Sony SLT-A55 + Sony DT 18-55mm/ F3.5-5.6 SAM

Battery

1.Battery life (CIPA)
?

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

Best

Nikon D3x

4400shots

500shots

330shots

2.has a removable battery
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The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken. Show more

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Sony SLT-A55 + Sony DT 18-55mm/ F3.5-5.6 SAM
3.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Sony SLT - A37
Sony SLT-A55 + Sony DT 18-55mm/ F3.5-5.6 SAM
4.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Sony SLT - A37
Sony SLT-A55 + Sony DT 18-55mm/ F3.5-5.6 SAM
5.has wireless charging
?

The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base. Show more

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Sony SLT-A55 + Sony DT 18-55mm/ F3.5-5.6 SAM

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. Show more

Sony SLT - A37
Sony SLT-A55 + Sony DT 18-55mm/ F3.5-5.6 SAM
2.supports Wi-Fi
?

The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

Sony SLT - A37
Sony SLT-A55 + Sony DT 18-55mm/ F3.5-5.6 SAM
3.Has a remote control
?

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

Sony SLT - A37
Sony SLT-A55 + Sony DT 18-55mm/ F3.5-5.6 SAM
4.has an accelerometer
?

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 SLT - A37
Sony SLT-A55 + Sony DT 18-55mm/ F3.5-5.6 SAM
5.has a HDMI output
?

Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.

Sony SLT - A37
Sony SLT-A55 + Sony DT 18-55mm/ F3.5-5.6 SAM
6.has GPS
?

GPS enables global positioning, useful in map, geo-tagging or navigation apps.

Sony SLT - A37
Sony SLT-A55 + Sony DT 18-55mm/ F3.5-5.6 SAM

Miscellaneous

1.has 3D photo/video recording capabilities
?

The device captures 3D still photos and/or 3D videos due to two separate lenses.

Sony SLT - A37
Sony SLT-A55 + Sony DT 18-55mm/ F3.5-5.6 SAM

Price comparison

Sony SLT - A37

Buy used:

$249.00

ProductStorePrice
Sony SLT - A37 AmazonSony Alpha SLT-A37K 16.1 MP Exmor APS HD...Sony Alpha SLT-A37K 16.1 MP Exmor APS HD CMOS Sensor DSLR with Translucent Mirror Technology and 18-55mm Lens (Black) (Discontinued by Manufacturer) (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$599.00
Sony SLT - A37 AmazonSony 427975101 Eye Cup Genuine Original ...Sony 427975101 Eye Cup Genuine Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) Part
Amazon logo
$37.00

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