Sony SLT-A55 + Sony DT 18-55mm/ F3.5-5.6 SAMPanasonic Lumix DC-G9
Top 6%2,293 points
Top 6%
Top 23%1,891 points
Top 23%
Sony SLT-A55 + Sony DT 18-55mm/ F3.5-5.6 SAM
Panasonic Lumix DC-G9
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Sony SLT-A55 + Sony DT 18-55mm/ F3.5-5.6 SAM vs Panasonic Lumix DC-G9: 76 facts in comparison

1. megapixels

25.31% more megapixels.
16.2MP
Panono Camera: 108MP
20.3MP

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
17.3 x 13mm

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
225

4. continuous shooting at high resolution

Fast continuous shooting is useful for catching action shots.
10fps
Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II: 60fps
20fps

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
Panasonic Lumix DC-G9
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
25600 ISO

7. weight

166g lighter.
492g
HTC Re: 65.5g
658g

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
400shots

9. video recording

0% better video recording quality.
1080 x 60fps
Canon EOS 1D X Mark II: 2160 x 60fps
2160 x 30fps

10. Has WiFi

The device can connect to WiFi.
Sony SLT-A55 + Sony DT 18-55mm/ F3.5-5.6 SAM
Panasonic Lumix DC-G9
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
Panasonic Lumix DC-G9
49% 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
Panasonic Lumix DC-G9
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

14. has a built-in HDR mode

It can automatically shoot pictures with a higher dynamic range (HDR).
Sony SLT-A55 + Sony DT 18-55mm/ F3.5-5.6 SAM
Panasonic Lumix DC-G9
26% have it

16. width

45mm narrower.
92mm
DxO One: 26.2mm
137mm

17. 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
Panasonic Lumix DC-G9
25% 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
Panasonic Lumix DC-G9
30% have it

19. 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
1040k dots

20. volume

20.71% less body volume.
969.37cm³
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: 65.29cm³
1222.59cm³

21. thickness

7.3mm thinner.
84.7mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: 13mm
92mm

22. height

27.4mm shorter.
124.4mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX400V: 39mm
97mm

23. 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 SLT-A55 + Sony DT 18-55mm/ F3.5-5.6 SAM
Panasonic Lumix DC-G9
46% have it

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 SLT-A55 + Sony DT 18-55mm/ F3.5-5.6 SAM
Panasonic Lumix DC-G9
17% have it

25. Weather sealed

Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.
Sony SLT-A55 + Sony DT 18-55mm/ F3.5-5.6 SAM
Panasonic Lumix DC-G9
19% have it

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