Nikon D7100 Vs Sony Alpha a6300 Comparison
ProductsD7100
Nikon D7100
Alpha a6300
Sony Alpha a6300
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Whirlwire Rating1812615252
Video Features
FormatMP4
  • MP4
  • AVCHD
  • XAVC S
  • H.264
MicrophoneStereo Stereo
SpeakerMono Mono
Resolutions
  • 1080i @ 60fps
  • 1080i @ 50fps
  • 1080p @ 25fps
  • 1080p @ 24fps
  • 720p @ 60fps
  • 720p @ 50fps
  • 424p @ 24fps
  • 2160p @ 30fps
  • 2160p @ 24fps
  • 1080p @ 120fps
  • 1080p @ 60fps
  • 1080i @ 60fps
  • 1080p @ 30fps
  • 1080p @ 24fps
  • 720p @ 24fps
External mic input
Storage
Storage Slot
  • SD
  • SDHC
  • SDXC
  • SD
  • SDHC
  • SDXC
Storage Slot Amount2 1
Sensor
Max Resolution6000 x 4000 6000 x 4000
Other Resolutions
  • 6000 x 3368
  • 4800 x 3200
  • 4800 x 2696
  • 4494 x 3000
  • 4496 x 2528
  • 3600 x 2400
  • 3600 x 2024
  • 2992 x 2000
  • 2992 x 1680
  • 2400 x 1600
  • 2400 x 1344
  • 4240 x 2832
  • 3008 x 2000
  • 6000 x 3376
  • 4240 x 2400
  • 3008 x 1688
Image Ratio3:2
  • 3:2
  • 16:9
Megapixels24.1 24.0
SizeAPS-C (23.5 x 15.6 mm) APS-C (23.5 x 15.6 mm)
TypeCMOS CMOS
ProcessorEXPEED 3 Bionz X
Screen / Viewfinder
Screen Size3.2 3.0
Screen Pixels1,228,800 921,600
Screen TypeTFT-LCD monitor TFT LCD
Live View
Viewfinder TypeOptical (pentaprism) Electronic
Viewfinder Coverage100% 100%
Viewfinder magnification0.94x 0.7x
Articulated LCDN/A
Viewfinder resolutionN/A 2,359,296
Physical
Weather Sealed
BatteryBattery Pack Battery Pack
Battery ModelLithium-Ion EN-EL15 NP-FW50 lithium-ion battery
Battery Life (shots)950 400
Weight (grams)765 404
Dimensions136 x 107 x 76 mm 120 x 67 x 49mm
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
  • Face Detection
  • Live View
Manual Focus
Number of Focus Points51 425
Lens MountNikon F mount Sony E (NEX)
Crop1.5x 1.5x
Image
ISO Range100-6400 100-25600
ISO Minimum100 100
ISO Maximum25,600 51,200
White Balance Presets12 10
Custom White Balance
Uncompressed FormatRAW RAW
JPEG Quality LevelsFine, Normal
  • Extra fine
  • Fine
  • Normal
File FormatNEF JPEG
Features
Minimum shutter speed30 sec 1/4000 sec
Maximum shutter speed1/8000 sec 30 sec
Aperture Priority
Shutter Priority
Manual Exposure Mode
Built-in Flash
Flash Range (M)12.0 6.0
External Flash
Flash Modes
  • Auto
  • On
  • Off
  • Red-Eye
  • Slow Sync
  • Rear Curtain
  • Flash Off
  • Autoflash
  • Fill-flash
  • Rear Sync
  • Slow Sync
  • Red-eye Reduction
  • hi-speed sync
  • Wireless
Flash X Sync Speed1/250 sec 1/250 sec
FPS6 11.0
Self-timer 1
Metering Modes
  • Multi
  • Center-weighted
  • Average
  • Spot
  • Multi
  • Center-weighted
  • Spot
Exposure Compensation±5 (at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV steps)
AE Bracketing2, 3, 5 frames at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV, 2/3 EV, 1 EV, 2 EV steps
WB Bracketing
Orientation Sensor
Timelapse Recording
GPSOptional N/A
Exposure ModesN/A
Scene ModesN/A
Connectivity
USB
HDMI
WirelessOptional
Remote ControlOptional
Body Type
Body TypeMid-size SLR Rangefinder-style mirrorless
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