Sony Alpha a6000 Vs Samsung NX30 Vs Sony Alpha NEX-7 Comparison
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Whirlwire Rating147361616912565
Video Features
Format
  • MOV
  • MP4
  • AVCHD
  • MPEG-4
  • H.264
MP4
MicrophoneStereo Stereo
SpeakerMono Mono
Resolutions
  • 1080p @ 60fps
  • 1080p @ 50fps
  • 1080i @ 60fps
  • 1080i @ 50fps
  • 1080p @ 24fps
  • 1080p @ 25fps
  • 1080p @ 30fps
  • 480p @ 30fps
  • 480p @ 25fps
  • 1080p @ 60fps
  • 1080p @ 50fps
  • 1080p @ 30fps
  • 1080p @ 25fps
  • 720p @ 30fps
  • 720p @ 25fps
  • 480p @ 30fps
  • 480p @ 25fps
  • 240p @ 30fps
  • 240p @ 25fps
  • 1080p @ 60fps
  • 1080p @ 24fps
  • 1080p @ 30fps
  • 480p @ 30fps
External mic inputN/A
Storage
Storage Slot
  • SD
  • SDHC
  • SDXC
  • Memory Stick Duo
  • Pro-HG Duo
  • SD
  • SDHC
  • SDXC
SD
Storage Slot Amount2 1 1
Sensor
Max Resolution6000 x 4000 5472 x 3648 6000 x 4000
Other Resolutions
  • 6000 x 3376
  • 4240 x 2832
  • 4240 x 2400
  • 3008 x 2000
  • 3008 x 1688
  • 5472 x 3080
  • 3648 x 3648
  • 3888 x 2592
  • 3712 x 2088
  • 2640 x 2640
  • 2976 x 1984
  • 2944 x 1656
  • 2000 x 2000
  • 1728 x 1152
  • 1920 x 1080
  • 1024 x 1024
6000 x 3376
Image Ratio
  • 3:2
  • 16:9
  • 1:1
  • 3:2
  • 16:9
3:2
Megapixels24.3 20.3 24.3
SizeAPS-C (23.5 x 15.6 mm) APS-C (23.5 x 15.7 mm) APS-C (23.5 x 15.6 mm)
TypeCMOS CMOS CMOS
ProcessorBionz X DRIMeIV BIONZ
Screen / Viewfinder
Articulated LCD
Screen Size3.0 3.0 3.0
Screen Pixels921,600 1,036,000 921,000
Screen TypeTFT LCD AMOLED LCD
Live View
Viewfinder TypeElectronic Electronic Electronic
Viewfinder Coverage100% 100% 100%
Viewfinder magnification0.7 1 1.09x
Viewfinder resolution1,440,000 2,359,000 N/A
Touch ScreenN/A
Physical
BatteryBattery Pack Battery Pack Battery Pack
Battery ModelNP-FW50 lithium-ion battery BP1410 lithium-ion Lithium-Ion NP-FW50
Battery Life (shots)420 350 430
Weight (grams)344 375 400
Dimensions120 x 67 x 45 mm 127 x 96 x 58mm 120 x 67 x 43 mm
Optics & Focus
Autofocus
  • Contrast Detect (sensor)
  • Phase Detect
  • Multi-area
  • Center
  • Selective single-point
  • Tracking
  • Single
  • Continuous
  • Face Detection
  • Live View
  • Contrast Detect (sensor)
  • Phase Detect
  • Multi-area
  • Center
  • Selective single-point
  • Tracking
  • Single
  • Continuous
  • Touch
  • Face Detection
  • Live View
N/A
Digital Zoom2 2 N/A
Manual Focus
Number of Focus Points179 247 25
Lens MountSony E mount Samsung NX mount Sony E mount
Crop1.5 1.5 1.5x
Image
ISO Range100-25600 100-25600 100-16000
ISO Minimum100 100 100
ISO Maximum51,200 25,600 16,000
White Balance Presets10 8 6
Custom White Balance
Uncompressed FormatRAW RAW RAW
JPEG Quality Levels
  • Extra fine
  • Fine
  • Normal
  • Super Fine
  • Fine
  • Normal
Fine
File FormatJPEG N/A N/A
Features
Minimum shutter speed30 sec 30 sec 30 sec
Maximum shutter speed1/4000 sec 1/8000 sec 1/4000 sec
Aperture Priority
Shutter Priority
Manual Exposure Mode
Exposure Modes N/A N/A
Scene Modes N/A N/A
Built-in Flash
Flash Range (M)6.0 N/A 6.0
External Flash
Flash Modes
  • Flash Off
  • Auto
  • fill-flaw
  • Slow Sync
  • redeye reduction
  • hi-speed sync
  • wireless control
N/A
  • Auto
  • On
  • Off
  • Red-Eye
  • Slow Sync
  • Rear Curtain
  • Fill-in
  • Wireless
FPS11 9 10
Self-timer
Metering Modes
  • Multi
  • Center-weighted
  • Spot
  • Multi
  • 350
  • Spot
  • Multi
  • Center-weighted
  • Spot
Exposure Compensation±5 (at 1/3 EV-1/2 EV steps) ±3 (at 1/3 EV steps) ±5 (at 1/3 EV steps)
AE Bracketing
  • ±5 (3
  • 5 frames at 1/3 EV-1/2 EV-2/3 EV-1 EV-2 EV steps)
±3 (3 frames at 1 EV steps) 1/3 EV steps
WB Bracketing 3 Shot N/A
Orientation Sensor N/A
Connectivity
USB
HDMI
Wireless N/A
Remote Control
Body Type
Body TypeRangefinder-style mirrorless SLR-style mirrorless Mirrorless
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