Sony SLT-A55 + Sony DT 18-55mm/ F3.5-5.6 SAMNikon D850Canon EOS 5D Mark IV
Top 6%2,297 points
Top 6%
Top 3%2,375 points
Top 3%
Top 5%2,321 points
Top 5%
Sony SLT-A55 + Sony DT 18-55mm/ F3.5-5.6 SAM
Nikon D850
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Canon EOS 5D Mark IV
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Top specs and features

Sony SLT-A55 + Sony DT 18-55mm/ F3.5-5.6 SAM vs Nikon D850 vs Canon EOS 5D Mark IV: 91 facts in comparison

1. megapixels

16.2MP
Panono Camera: 108MP
45.7MP
30.4MP

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
35.9 x 23.9mm
36 x 24mm

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.
15
Sony Alpha a9: 693
153
61

4. continuous shooting at high resolution

Fast continuous shooting is useful for catching action shots.
10fps
Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II: 60fps
7fps
7fps

5. has a flip-out screen

Flip-out screens are useful for doing tricky shots.
Sony SLT-A55 + Sony DT 18-55mm/ F3.5-5.6 SAM
Nikon D850
Canon EOS 5D Mark IV
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.
12800 ISO
Nikon D7500 + Nikon AF-S DX Nikkor 18-140mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR: 1640000 ISO
102400 ISO
102400 ISO

7. weight

492g
HTC Re: 65.5g
915g
890g

8. longer battery life

CIPA is an independent, standard measurement that determines how many shots a camera can take before the battery dies.
330shots
Nikon D3x: 4400shots
1840shots
900shots

9. video recording

1080 x 60fps
Canon EOS 1D X Mark II: 2160 x 60fps
2160 x 30fps
2160 x 30fps

10. Has WiFi

The device can connect to WiFi.
Sony SLT-A55 + Sony DT 18-55mm/ F3.5-5.6 SAM
Nikon D850
Canon EOS 5D Mark IV
37% have it

11. has a stereo microphone

A stereo microphone allows to record audio files or movies in stereo without an external microphone.
Sony SLT-A55 + Sony DT 18-55mm/ F3.5-5.6 SAM
Nikon D850
Canon EOS 5D Mark IV
50% have it

12. Faster video autofocus due to a phase detection autofocus when shooting movies

A phase detection autofocus is much faster than a contrast detection autofocus and allows sharper movies.
Sony SLT-A55 + Sony DT 18-55mm/ F3.5-5.6 SAM
Nikon D850
Canon EOS 5D Mark IV
11% have it

13. 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
1/8000s

14. 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-A55 + Sony DT 18-55mm/ F3.5-5.6 SAM
Nikon D850
Canon EOS 5D Mark IV
26% have it

16. width

92mm
DxO One: 26.2mm
146mm
150.7mm

17. Is dustproof and water resistant

Dustproof/water resistant at depth equal to or greater than 1 meter.
Sony SLT-A55 + Sony DT 18-55mm/ F3.5-5.6 SAM
Nikon D850
Canon EOS 5D Mark IV
9% have it

18. Faster photo autofocus due to a phase detection autofocus when shooting pictures

A phase detection autofocus is much faster than a contrast detection autofocus and allows sharper images.
Sony SLT-A55 + Sony DT 18-55mm/ F3.5-5.6 SAM
Nikon D850
Canon EOS 5D Mark IV
30% have it

19. has a microphone in

A microphone port allows connecting external high-end or specialized microphones.
Sony SLT-A55 + Sony DT 18-55mm/ F3.5-5.6 SAM
Nikon D850
Canon EOS 5D Mark IV
25% have it

20. higher resolution (screen)

A higher screen resolution provides a sharper image, making it easier to review your photos.
921k dots
Fujifilm FinePix X-Pro1: 1230000k dots
2359k dots
1620k dots

21. volume

969.37cm³
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: 65.29cm³
1421.16cm³
1331.4cm³

22. thickness

84.7mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: 13mm
78.5mm
75.9mm

23. height

124.4mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX400V: 39mm
124mm
116.4mm

24. 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 SLT-A55 + Sony DT 18-55mm/ F3.5-5.6 SAM
Nikon D850
Canon EOS 5D Mark IV
72% have it

25. 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 SLT-A55 + Sony DT 18-55mm/ F3.5-5.6 SAM
Nikon D850
Canon EOS 5D Mark IV
17% have it

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