Sony Alpha NEX-7Sony SLT-A99
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Top 20%1,207 points
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Sony Alpha NEX-7 vs Sony SLT-A99: 60 facts in comparison

1. megapixels

0% more megapixels.

2. sensor size

The larger the sensor the more light the sensor captures yielding in better image quality.
35.8 x 23.8mm

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.

4. continuous shooting at high resolution

Fast continuous shooting is useful for catching action shots.

5. has a flip-out screen

Flip-out screens are useful for doing tricky shots.
Sony Alpha NEX-7
Sony SLT-A99
26% have it

6. weight

412g lighter.

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.

8. longer battery life

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

9. video recording

2.5x better video recording quality.
1080 x 24fps

10. has a stereo microphone

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

11. fastest shutter speed

A faster maximum shutter speed allows taking pictures of fast moving subjects without blur.

12. 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 Alpha NEX-7
Sony SLT-A99
25% have it

13. pixel density

13.42% higher pixel density.

14. width

8.8mm narrower.

15. has a built-in HDR mode

It can automatically shoot pictures with a higher dynamic range (HDR).
Sony Alpha NEX-7
Sony SLT-A99
25% have it

16. higher resolution (screen)

A higher screen resolution provides a sharper image, making it easier to review your photos.

17. height

80mm shorter.

18. volume

73.34% less body volume.

19. thickness

35.8mm thinner.

20. resolution

24.98% higher resolution.

21. has a microphone in

A microphone port allows connecting external high-end or specialized microphones.
Sony Alpha NEX-7
Sony SLT-A99
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 Alpha NEX-7
Sony SLT-A99
16% have it

23. has GPS

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

24. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.

25. Can create panoramas in-camera

It allows you to take multiple photos capturing different parts of the scene, and then joins them together into a single photo.
Sony Alpha NEX-7
Sony SLT-A99
35% have it

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