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Sony A6000 review: specs and price

Sony A6000
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Sony A6000

Why is Sony A6000 better than the average?

  • Sensor size
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    23.5 x 15.6mmvs248.9mm
  • Megapixels (main camera)
    24.3MPvs17.49MP
  • Focus points
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    179vs63.6
  • Maximum light sensitivity
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    25600 ISOvs20667.03 ISO
  • Battery life (CIPA)
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    420shotsvs406.55shots
  • Continuous shooting at high resolution
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    11fpsvs6.9fps
  • Noise
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    1347 ISOvs1216.06 ISO
  • Video recording (main camera)
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    1080 x 60fpsvs42712.65fps

Price comparison

Sony A6000

Buy used:

$282.97

ProductStorePrice
Sony A6000 walmartSony Alpha a6000 Mirrorless Camera w/ 16...Sony Alpha a6000 Mirrorless Camera w/ 16-50mm Lens & 64GB SD Card Bundle (Black)
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$498.00

Design

1.resolution
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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

1280 x 720px

2.pixel density
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Best

Panasonic Lumix DC-GH5S

1437.5ppi

490ppi

3.Has a built-in focus motor
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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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4. more viewfinder coverage
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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

Leica SL2

100%

100%

5.Has a flip-out screen
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Flip-out screens can be useful for tricky shots.

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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

179

2.has AF tracking
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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.

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3.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

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.

Best

Nikon D7500 + Nikon AF-S DX Nikkor 18-140mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR

1640000 ISO

25600 ISO

5.Has phase detection autofocus for photos
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A phase detection autofocus is much faster than a contrast detection autofocus, allowing for sharper images. Show more

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6.megapixels (main camera)
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Best

Panono Camera

108MP

24.3MP

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

Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera 6K

3456 x 50fps

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 a 24p cinema mode
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24p is a video format (24 frames per second) traditionally used in cinema. Nowadays, it is used to create film-like motion characteristics.

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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 microphone input
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A microphone port allows connecting external high-end or specialized microphones.

For example

Leica M-E (Typ 240)

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2.number of microphones
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More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.

Best

Leica SL2

2

1

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

420shots

2.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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3.has a rechargeable battery
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The battery can be recharged and used over again.

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4.has a battery level indicator
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An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

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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

82

2.noise
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The maximum ISO at which the device still captures excellent quality images. Source: DxOMark.

Best

Sony Alpha a7 III + Sony FE 28-70mm f/3.5-5.6 OSS

3730 ISO

1347 ISO

3.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

24.1bits

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

13.1Evs

5.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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6.Has Wi-Fi
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The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

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Price comparison

Sony A6000

Buy used:

$282.97

ProductStorePrice
Sony A6000 walmartSony Alpha a6000 Mirrorless Camera w/ 16...Sony Alpha a6000 Mirrorless Camera w/ 16-50mm Lens & 64GB SD Card Bundle (Black)
walmart logo
$498.00

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