Sony SLT-A99Sony Alpha NEX-7
Top 16%2,212 points
Top 16%
Top 34%1,752 points
Top 34%
Sony SLT-A99
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Top specs and features

Sony SLT-A99 vs Sony Alpha NEX-7: 60 facts in comparison

1. megapixels

0% more megapixels.
24.3MP
Panono Camera: 108MP
24.3MP

2. sensor size

The larger the sensor the more light the sensor captures yielding in better image quality.
35.8 x 23.8mm
Polaroid Snap: 81.2 x 25.4mm
23.5 x 15.6mm

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.
19
Sony Alpha a9: 693
25

4. continuous shooting at high resolution

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

5. has a flip-out screen

Flip-out screens are useful for doing tricky shots.
Sony SLT-A99
Sony Alpha NEX-7
27% have it

6. weight

412g lighter.
812g
HTC Re: 65.5g
400g

7. 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.
25600ISO
Nikon D7500 + Nikon AF-S DX Nikkor 18-140mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR: 1640000ISO
16000ISO

8. longer battery life

CIPA is an independent, standard measurement that determines how many shots a camera can take before the battery dies.
500shots
Nikon D3x: 4400shots
430shots

9. video recording

60% better video recording quality.
1080 x 24fps
Canon EOS 1D X Mark II: 2160 x 60fps
1080 x 60fps

10. has a stereo microphone

A stereo microphone allows to record audio files or movies in stereo without an external microphone.
Sony SLT-A99
Sony Alpha NEX-7
49% have it

11. fastest shutter speed

A faster maximum shutter speed allows taking pictures of fast moving subjects without blur.
0.000125s
Canon EOS-1D C: 0.00000125s
0.00025s

12. width

8.8mm narrower.
111.2mm
DxO One: 26.2mm
120mm

13. pixel density

15.5% higher pixel density.
544ppi
Sony A7 II: 544ppi
471ppi

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-A99
Sony Alpha NEX-7
25% have it

15. higher resolution (screen)

A higher screen resolution provides a sharper image, making it easier to review your photos.
1229k dots
Fujifilm FinePix X-Pro1: 1230000k dots
921k dots

16. has a built-in HDR mode

It can automatically shoot pictures with a higher dynamic range (HDR).
Sony SLT-A99
Sony Alpha NEX-7
26% have it

17. height

80mm shorter.
147mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX400V: 39mm
67mm

18. volume

3.75x less body volume.
1281.55776cm³
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: cm³
342.5cm³

19. thickness

35.8mm thinner.
78.4mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: 13mm
42.6mm

20. resolution

33.3% higher resolution.
1358 x 905px
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH2K + Lumix G Vario 14-42mm/ F3.5-5.6 ASPH./ MEGA O.I.S: 1517 x 1011px
1176 x 784px

21. has a microphone in

A microphone port allows connecting external high-end or specialized microphones.
Sony SLT-A99
Sony Alpha NEX-7
24% have it

22. 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-A99
Sony Alpha NEX-7
17% have it

23. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
3"
Samsung Galaxy Camera 2: 4.8"
3"

24. has GPS

GPS enables global positioning, useful in map, geo-tagging or navigation apps.
Sony SLT-A99
Sony Alpha NEX-7
15% have it

25. 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-A99
Sony Alpha NEX-7
72% have it

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