Sony Alpha a6300 Vs Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4 Vs Sony Alpha a6500 Comparison
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Sony Alpha a6300
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Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4
Alpha a6500
Sony Alpha a6500
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Whirlwire Rating152521679815087
Video Features
Format
  • MP4
  • AVCHD
  • XAVC S
  • H.264
  • MOV
  • MP4
  • AVCHD
  • XAVC S
  • MP4
  • H.264
  • Linear PCM
MicrophoneStereo Stereo Stereo
SpeakerMono Mono Mono
Resolutions
  • 2160p @ 30fps
  • 2160p @ 24fps
  • 1080p @ 120fps
  • 1080p @ 60fps
  • 1080i @ 60fps
  • 1080p @ 30fps
  • 1080p @ 24fps
  • 720p @ 24fps
  • 4K @ 24fps
  • 2K 16:9 @ 30fps
  • 2K 16:9 @ 25fps
  • 2K 16:9 @ 24fps
  • 1080p @ 60fps
  • 1080p @ 50fps
  • 1080p @ 30fps
  • 1080p @ 25fps
  • 1080p @ 24fps
  • 720p @ 30fps
  • 720p @ 25fps
  • 720p @ 24fps
  • 480p @ 30fps
  • 480p @ 25fps
  • 2160p @ 30fps
  • 2160p @ 25fps
  • 2160p @ 24fps
  • 1080p @ 120fps
  • 1080p @ 100fps
  • 1080p @ 60fps
  • 1080i @ 60fps
  • 1080p @ 50fps
  • 1080i @ 50fps
  • 1080p @ 30fps
  • 1080p @ 25fps
  • 1080p @ 24fps
  • 720p @ 25fps
External mic input
Storage
Storage Slot
  • SD
  • SDHC
  • SDXC
  • SD
  • SDHC
  • SDXC
  • SD
  • SDHC
  • SDXC
Storage Slot Amount1 N/A 2
Sensor
Max Resolution6000 x 4000 4608 x 3456 6000 x 4000
Other Resolutions
  • 4240 x 2832
  • 3008 x 2000
  • 6000 x 3376
  • 4240 x 2400
  • 3008 x 1688
  • 4608 x 3072
  • 4608 x 2592
  • 3456 x 3456
  • 3264 x 2448
  • 3264 x 2176
  • 2448 x 2448
  • 2336 x 1752
  • 2356 x 1560
  • 1920 x 1080
  • 1744 x 1744
  • 1824 x 1368
  • 1824 x 1216
  • 1824 x 1024
  • 1712 x 1712
N/A
Image Ratio
  • 3:2
  • 16:9
  • 1:1
  • 4:3
  • 3:2
  • 16:9
  • 3:2
  • 16:9
Megapixels24.0 16.0 24.2
SizeAPS-C (23.5 x 15.6 mm) Four Thirds (17.3 x 13 mm) APS-C (23.5 x 15.6 mm)
TypeCMOS CMOS CMOS
ProcessorBionz X Venus Engine IX Bionz X
Screen / Viewfinder
Articulated LCD
Screen Size3.0 3.0 3.0
Screen Pixels921,600 1,036,000 921,600
Screen TypeTFT LCD OLED TFT LCD
Live View
Viewfinder TypeElectronic Electronic Electronic
Viewfinder Coverage100% 100% 100%
Viewfinder magnification0.7x 0.67 0.7x
Viewfinder resolution2,359,296 2,359,000 2,359,296
Touch ScreenN/A
Physical
Weather Sealed
BatteryBattery Pack Battery Pack Battery Pack
Battery ModelNP-FW50 lithium-ion battery DMW-BLF19 lithium-ion battery NP-FW50
Battery Life (shots)400 500 350
Weight (grams)404 560 453
Dimensions120 x 67 x 49mm 133 x 93 x 84 mm 120 x 67 x 53mm
Optics & Focus
Autofocus
  • Contrast Detect (sensor)
  • Phase Detect
  • Multi-area
  • Center
  • Selective single-point
  • Tracking
  • Single
  • Continuous
  • Face Detection
  • Live View
  • Contrast Detect (sensor)
  • Multi-area
  • Center
  • Selective single-point
  • Tracking
  • Single
  • Continuous
  • Touch
  • Face Detection
  • Live View
  • Contrast Detect (sensor)
  • Phase Detect
  • Multi-area
  • Center
  • Selective single-point
  • Tracking
  • Single
  • Continuous
  • Touch
  • Face Detection
  • Live View
Manual Focus
Number of Focus Points425 49 425
Lens MountSony E (NEX) Micro 4/3 Sony E
Crop1.5x 2.0 1.5x
Digital ZoomN/A
  • 2
  • 4
N/A
Image
ISO Range100-25600 200-25600 100-25600
ISO Minimum100 200 100
ISO Maximum51,200 25,600 51,200
White Balance Presets10 5 8
Custom White Balance
Uncompressed FormatRAW RAW RAW
JPEG Quality Levels
  • Extra fine
  • Fine
  • Normal
  • Fine
  • Standard
  • Extra fine
  • Standard
File FormatJPEG N/A JPEG
Image StabilisationN/A N/A
Features
Minimum shutter speed1/4000 sec 60 sec 30 sec
Maximum shutter speed30 sec 1/8000 sec 1/32000 sec
Aperture Priority
Shutter Priority
Manual Exposure Mode
Exposure Modes N/A
Scene Modes N/A
Built-in Flash
Flash Range (M)6.0 17.0 6.0
External Flash
Flash Modes
  • Flash Off
  • Autoflash
  • Fill-flash
  • Rear Sync
  • Slow Sync
  • Red-eye Reduction
  • hi-speed sync
  • Wireless
  • Auto
  • auto/redeye reduction
  • Forced On
  • forced on/redeye reduction
  • Slow Sync
  • slow sync/redeye reduction
  • Forced Off
  • Flash Off
  • Autoflash
  • Fill-flash
  • Rear Sync.
  • Slow Sync.
  • Red-eye reduction (On/Off selectable)
  • hi-speed sync
  • Wireless
Flash X Sync Speed1/250 sec 1/250 sec 1/250 sec
FPS11.0 12 11.0
Self-timer1
Metering Modes
  • Multi
  • Center-weighted
  • Spot
  • Multi
  • Center-weighted
  • Spot
  • Multi
  • Center-weighted
  • Highlight-weighted
  • Spot
Exposure Compensation ±5 (at 1/3 EV steps)
AE Bracketing ±3 (3-5-7 frames at 1/3 EV-2/3 EV-1 EV steps)
WB Bracketing Yes (3 exposures in blue/amber or magenta/green axis)
Orientation Sensor
Timelapse Recording
GPSN/A N/A
Connectivity
USB
HDMI
Wireless
Remote Control
HeadphoneN/A N/A
Body Type
Body TypeRangefinder-style mirrorless SLR-style mirrorless Rangefinder-style mirrorless
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