63points

Sony SLT-A55

73points

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

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

Sony SLT-A55
Sony SLT-A55 + Sony DT 18-55mm/ F3.5-5.6 SAM
63
points
Sony SLT-A55
73
points
Sony SLT-A55 + Sony DT 18-55mm/ F3.5-5.6 SAM

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

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

  • Supports Wi-Fi
    ?
  • Has manual shutter speed
    ?
  • Has a HDMI output
    ?
  • 0% less body volume
    969.37cm³vs969.3745600000002cm³
  • Is a normal lens
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  • Has focus motor
    ?
  • Has rounded aperture blades
    ?

Price comparison

Design

1.resolution
?

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

1176 x 784px

1176 x 784px

2.pixel density
?

Best

Panasonic Lumix DC-GH5S

1437.5ppi

471ppi

471ppi

3. more viewfinder coverage
?

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
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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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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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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

23.5 x 15.6mm

23.5 x 15.6mm

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

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4.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

12800 ISO

12800 ISO

5.megapixels (main camera)
?

Best

Panono Camera

108MP

16.2MP

16.2MP

6.continuous shooting at high resolution
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Fast continuous shooting is useful for catching action shots.

Best

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 VII

90fps

10fps

10fps

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 60fps

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
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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.

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4.supports AVCHD format
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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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Audio

1.has a stereo microphone
?

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

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

Best

Nikon D3x

4400shots

330shots

330shots

2.battery power
?

Best

Samsung Galaxy NX Mirrorless + 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6

4360mAh

1080mAh

1080mAh

3.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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4.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

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

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

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

Features

1.image quality
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A device's overall image quality score considers: color depth, dynamic range and low light performance. Source: DxOMark.

Best

Sony Alpha 7R III + Sony FE 24-70mm f/4 ZA OSS Vario-Tessar T*

100

73

73

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

Best

HP Photosmart R927

42bits

23bits

23bits

3.has an external memory slot
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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

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4.dynamic range
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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.

Best

Nikon D850 + Nikon AF-S Nikkor 24-120mm f/4G ED VR

14.8Evs

12.4Evs

12.4Evs

5.supports Wi-Fi
?

The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

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6.Has a remote control
?

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

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

Miscellaneous

1.has 3D photo/video recording capabilities
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The device captures 3D still photos and/or 3D videos due to two separate lenses.

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