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Canon EOS 80DvsSony α Alpha A6300

Canon EOS 80D

82

Kagoo Score

82

Kagoo Score

Canon EOS 80D

$729.95
Our Verdict:
Our review analysis indicates that this camera has excellent features, it's able to produce good images and very easy to use. It's a megapixels and multi award winning 650g camera, with a fair price and a very good spec. It does not have an image stabiliser, features smile detection, has a touchscreen and supports Wi-Fi.
24.2MP
6000 X 4000
PIXELS IMAGE
RESOLUTION
3x
OPTICAL ZOOM
FULL HD VIDEO
RESOLUTION
3.5
MINIMUM
16,000
MAXIMUM ISO
SPEED
1s
CAMERA
650g
3"
SCREEN
95
Reviews
557 Reviews + 11 Awards
83
Features
Fully-Featured
86
Popularity
Widely Available
72
Value for Money
Good
82
Kagoo Score
Excellent
Sony α Alpha A6300

83

Kagoo Score

83

Kagoo Score

Sony α Alpha A6300

$599.99
$720.00
Our Verdict:
A multi award winning and fully featured 3x optical zoom camera, with a good price and megapixels. It has an image stabiliser and an HDMI and supports Wi-Fi and Full HD video. Multiple reviews mentioned that it produces good images, good for video recording and really easy to use.
24.2MP
6000 X 4000
PIXELS IMAGE
RESOLUTION
3x
OPTICAL ZOOM
4K
VIDEO RESOLUTION
4
MINIMUM
51,200
MAXIMUM ISO
SPEED
1s
CAMERA
361g
8x
DIGITAL ZOOM
3"
SCREEN
97
Reviews
596 Reviews + 19 Awards
84
Features
Fully-Featured
83
Popularity
Widely Available
74
Value for Money
Good
83
Kagoo Score
Excellent
Canon EOS 80D

82

Kagoo Score

82

Kagoo Score

Canon EOS 80D

$729.95
Our Verdict:
Our review analysis indicates that this camera has excellent features, it's able to produce good images and very easy to use. It's a megapixels and multi award winning 650g camera, with a fair price and a very good spec. It does not have an image stabiliser, features smile detection, has a touchscreen and supports Wi-Fi.
24.2MP
6000 X 4000
PIXELS IMAGE
RESOLUTION
3x
OPTICAL ZOOM
FULL HD VIDEO
RESOLUTION
3.5
MINIMUM
16,000
MAXIMUM ISO
SPEED
1s
CAMERA
650g
3"
SCREEN
95
Reviews
557 Reviews + 11 Awards
83
Features
Fully-Featured
86
Popularity
Widely Available
72
Value for Money
Good
82
Kagoo Score
Excellent
Sony α Alpha A6300

83

Kagoo Score

83

Kagoo Score

Sony α Alpha A6300

$599.99
$720.00
Our Verdict:
A multi award winning and fully featured 3x optical zoom camera, with a good price and megapixels. It has an image stabiliser and an HDMI and supports Wi-Fi and Full HD video. Multiple reviews mentioned that it produces good images, good for video recording and really easy to use.
24.2MP
6000 X 4000
PIXELS IMAGE
RESOLUTION
3x
OPTICAL ZOOM
4K
VIDEO RESOLUTION
4
MINIMUM
51,200
MAXIMUM ISO
SPEED
1s
CAMERA
361g
8x
DIGITAL ZOOM
3"
SCREEN
97
Reviews
596 Reviews + 19 Awards
84
Features
Fully-Featured
83
Popularity
Widely Available
74
Value for Money
Good
83
Kagoo Score
Excellent

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Canon EOS 80D Sony α Alpha A6300
19 Reasons For
Dustproof
The Canon EOS 80D is dustproof, whereas the Sony α Alpha A6300 is not.

A dustproof digital camera is one that is resistant to dust, and is sealed so that dust and sand can't get into the lens or the mechanics.

A dustproof camera is excellent for shooting in very dry climates or dusty areas, and will prevent accidental damage that would stop a normal camera from working properly.

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Smile Detection
The Canon EOS 80D features smile detection, but the Sony α Alpha A6300 does not feature this benefit.

'Smile detection' is a special mode for a digital camera that can detect when the subject is smiling, and take the photo automatically when it detects a smile.

Automatic smile detection makes it easy to capture the perfect moment in a photo, and means you won't miss a brief smile due to poor reflexes.

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1s Faster Flash Recharging Time
The Canon EOS 80D is a 3s flash recharging time digital camera. That's 1s faster than the Sony α Alpha A6300 (4s).

'Flash Recharge Time' measures the amount of time needed for the flash to reach full power after a shot.

Faster flash recharge times allow you to use the flash sooner, meaning less time wasted between shots.

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Touchscreen
The Canon EOS 80D has a touchscreen, but the Sony α Alpha A6300 does not have this feature.

On a camera, this means that the digital display on the back of the camera is touch-sensitive, rather than relying on buttons.

Touchscreens are easier and more intuitive to control.

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560 More Battery Life
The Canon EOS 80D is a digital camera that takes 960 battery life, whereas the Sony α Alpha A6300 only takes 400 Shots battery life.

The number of shots per battery charge is the number of photos that the camera will typically take on a single charge of the battery.

More shots per battery charge means you will have to recharge the battery less frequently and reduces the need to carry a second back up battery.

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Built-in Flash
The Canon EOS 80D has a built-in flash, however the Sony α Alpha A6300 does not have this feature.

Cameras with a built in flash illuminate the subject in low light conditions. A flash can also be used to place more emphasis on the foreground or lighten dark shadows.

Cameras with a built in flash can take pictures in low light conditions. Since no external flash is required, cameras with a built in flash are smaller and easier to carry.

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More Shops Are Selling it
A greater number of stores increases the price competition amongst retailers for this digital camera and also increases the chances of the product remaining in stock.
Seven Months Newer
The Canon EOS 80D was released 17 months ago, but the Sony α Alpha A6300 was released two years ago
User Reviews Are a Bit Better
The average user review score of the Canon EOS 80D is 96% based on 445 reviews, but the average rating of the Sony α Alpha A6300 is 94% (based on 474 reviews).
More Customers Recommend it
61% of 551 customers recommend the Canon EOS 80D, however only 58.1% of 596 customers recommend the Sony α Alpha A6300.
Better Brand
Canon digital cameras have an average rating of 95%, however Sony only has an average rating of 88.2%.
3 Expert Review Sites Gave It a Higher Review Score
Trusted Reviews, Les Numeriques.com and Pcguia.pt all gave the Canon EOS 80D a better review score.
Trusted Reviews: Canon EOS 80D = 90% vs Sony α Alpha A6300 = 80%

Les Numeriques.com: Canon EOS 80D = 100% vs Sony α Alpha A6300 = 80%

Pcguia.pt: Canon EOS 80D = 85% vs Sony α Alpha A6300 = 80%
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More Reasonably Priced
Comparing the product reviews on average people thought the Canon EOS 80D was more reasonably priced. Three people thought that it really wasn't expensive.
More Well Designed
On average reviewers thought the Canon EOS 80D was more well designed. More than 10 people thought that it was very good-looking and six people thought that it was also ergonomic.
Easier to Use
Comparing the product reviews on average people thought the Canon EOS 80D was easier to use. More than 60 people thought that it was very easy to use and six people thought that it also had good controls.
Has Useful Technical Features
Our analysis of the Canon EOS 80D reviews indicates that more reviewers thought the Canon EOS 80D has useful technical features. More than 70 people thought that it had very good features.
Has a Better Lens That Was Good
Our analysis of the Canon EOS 80D reviews indicates that more reviewers thought the Canon EOS 80D has a better lens that was good. Over 50 people thought that it had a good autofocus and over 20 people thought that it also had a good lens. Several people also thought that it had a good zoom and image stabiliser.
Has a Better Screen or Viewfinder
The Canon EOS 80D reviewers thought the Canon EOS 80D has a better screen or viewfinder. Several people thought that it had a good touch-screen, screen and viewfinder.
Produces Better Quality Photos
Our analysis of the Canon EOS 80D reviews indicates that more reviewers thought the Canon EOS 80D produces better quality photos. Over 100 people thought that it was able to produce good images and over 40 people thought that it also had a superb picture quality. Analysis of the reviews also revealed that over 10 people thought that it had a good image sensor and several people thought that it also had a good picture resolution, was very able to produce clear pictures and had a good ISO range.
13 Reasons For
A Lot Lighter
The Sony α Alpha A6300 has a weight of 361g, however the Canon EOS 80D is a 650g digital camera (289g heavier).

The camera's weight will depend on the type and size of camera. Compact cameras are usually the lightest while digital SLRs will be heavier. Also consider the number and weight of lenses to take when using a SLR.

The lower the camera weight, the easier it will be to carry around and it will also reduce your hand luggage weight when flying.

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3008 X 1688 Still Image Resolution
The Sony α Alpha A6300 supports a still image resolution of 3008 x 1688, but the Canon EOS 80D supports a still image resolution of 1280 x 1280.

Image resolution refers to the amount of pixels that make up an photo taken on a digital camera. It is measured as the width x the height of the image - so a 1280 x 720 resolution camera can take a photo that is 1280 pixels wide and 720 pixels tall.

Higher image resolutions mean that the photos are comprised of more pixels, which translate to more detailed and higher quality photos. Also, because they are larger photos, they can be displayed on larger screens or printed out at vastly increased sizes without losing detail.

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3840 X 2160 (4K) Pixels Pixels Video Resolution
The Sony α Alpha A6300 has a maximum video resolution of 3840 x 2160 (4K) pixels pixels, but the Canon EOS 80D only has a maximum video resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD) pixels.

'Maximum video resolution' measures the largest possible video that the digital camera is able to record.

A larger video resolution means the camera can shoot videos that will be sharper, more detailed and have more clarity.

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Higher Video Resolution
The best video resolution supported by the Sony α Alpha A6300 is 3840 x 2160 (4K) pixels pixels. However the best video resolution supported by the Canon EOS 80D is only 1920 x 1080 (Full HD) pixels (4 times lower video resolution).

The Sony α Alpha A6300 also supports 1920 x 1080 (Full HD) pixels and 1280 x 720 pixels video resolutions.

The video resolution is the size of the image that the camera can record in video mode. It is measured in pixels where the first value is the number of horizontal pixels and the second value is the number of vertical pixels.

A higher video resolution will be noticeable when playing back videos on HD televisions. The video will appear sharper and more life like. Recording video at a higher resolution will fill your memory card more quickly though.

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Better Kagoo Score
The Sony α Alpha A6300 has received a Kagoo Score of 83, whereas the Canon EOS 80D scored 82.
Cheaper by $130
The Sony α Alpha A6300 is $129.96 cheaper than the Canon EOS 80D.
Eight More Awards
The Sony α Alpha A6300 has received 19 awards from expert review sites, but the Canon EOS 80D has received 11 awards.
A Little Better Expert Reviews
Based on 122 expert reviews, the Sony α Alpha A6300 has an average review score of 86%, whereas the Canon EOS 80D has an average rating of 82% (based on 105 reviews).
A Little Better Overall Reviews
Based on 596 reviews, the Sony α Alpha A6300 has an average review score of 92%, whereas the Canon EOS 80D has an average rating of 90% (based on 550 reviews).
13 Expert Review Sites Gave It a Higher Review Score
Digitaltrends.com, Ephotozine, Amateurphotographer.co.uk, CNET.com, Tomsguide.com, PhotographyBlog.com, PC Mag, Photoreview.com.au, 01net.com, Cnetfrance.fr, Zoom.nl, Fotomaniak.pl and Chip.de all gave the Sony α Alpha A6300 a better review score.
Digitaltrends.com: Sony α Alpha A6300 = 85% vs Canon EOS 80D = 80%

Ephotozine: Sony α Alpha A6300 = 100% vs Canon EOS 80D = 90%

Amateurphotographer.co.uk: Sony α Alpha A6300 = 90% vs Canon EOS 80D = 80%

CNET.com: Sony α Alpha A6300 = 83% vs Canon EOS 80D = 80%

Tomsguide.com: Sony α Alpha A6300 = 90% vs Canon EOS 80D = 80%

PhotographyBlog.com: Sony α Alpha A6300 = 100% vs Canon EOS 80D = 90%

PC Mag: Sony α Alpha A6300 = 90% vs Canon EOS 80D = 80%

Photoreview.com.au: Sony α Alpha A6300 = 89% vs Canon EOS 80D = 88%

01net.com: Sony α Alpha A6300 = 80% vs Canon EOS 80D = 76%

Cnetfrance.fr: Sony α Alpha A6300 = 83% vs Canon EOS 80D = 81%

Zoom.nl: Sony α Alpha A6300 = 83% vs Canon EOS 80D = 82%

Fotomaniak.pl: Sony α Alpha A6300 = 85% vs Canon EOS 80D = 76%

Chip.de: Sony α Alpha A6300 = 91% vs Canon EOS 80D = 84%
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More Solidly Made
Comparing the product reviews on average people thought the Sony α Alpha A6300 was more solidly made. Several people thought that the Sony Alpha A6300 was very well made, well-built and strong and durable.
Better in Terms of Size
Comparing the product reviews on average people thought the Sony α Alpha A6300 was better in terms of size. More than 20 people thought that the Sony Alpha A6300 was compact and several people thought that it was also lightweight, was easy to carry around and was a good size.
Recorded Good Videos
On average reviewers thought the Sony α Alpha A6300 recorded good videos. More than 60 people thought that the Sony Alpha A6300 was good for video recording.

Canon EOS 80D Sony α Alpha A6300
1 Reason Against
13 Expert Review Sites Gave It a Lower Review Score
Tomsguide.com, Digitaltrends.com, PC Mag, Ephotozine, PhotographyBlog.com, CNET.com, Amateurphotographer.co.uk, Photoreview.com.au, 01net.com, Cnetfrance.fr, Zoom.nl, Fotomaniak.pl and Chip.de all gave the Canon EOS 80D a lower review score.
Tomsguide.com: Canon EOS 80D = 80% vs Sony α Alpha A6300 = 90%

Digitaltrends.com: Canon EOS 80D = 80% vs Sony α Alpha A6300 = 85%

PC Mag: Canon EOS 80D = 80% vs Sony α Alpha A6300 = 90%

Ephotozine: Canon EOS 80D = 90% vs Sony α Alpha A6300 = 100%

PhotographyBlog.com: Canon EOS 80D = 90% vs Sony α Alpha A6300 = 100%

CNET.com: Canon EOS 80D = 80% vs Sony α Alpha A6300 = 83%

Amateurphotographer.co.uk: Canon EOS 80D = 80% vs Sony α Alpha A6300 = 90%

Photoreview.com.au: Canon EOS 80D = 88% vs Sony α Alpha A6300 = 89%

01net.com: Canon EOS 80D = 76% vs Sony α Alpha A6300 = 80%

Cnetfrance.fr: Canon EOS 80D = 81% vs Sony α Alpha A6300 = 83%

Zoom.nl: Canon EOS 80D = 82% vs Sony α Alpha A6300 = 83%

Fotomaniak.pl: Canon EOS 80D = 76% vs Sony α Alpha A6300 = 85%

Chip.de: Canon EOS 80D = 84% vs Sony α Alpha A6300 = 91%
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1 Reason Against
3 Expert Review Sites Gave It a Lower Review Score
Trusted Reviews, Les Numeriques.com and Pcguia.pt all gave the Sony α Alpha A6300 a lower review score.
Trusted Reviews: Sony α Alpha A6300 = 80% vs Canon EOS 80D = 90%

Les Numeriques.com: Sony α Alpha A6300 = 80% vs Canon EOS 80D = 100%

Pcguia.pt: Sony α Alpha A6300 = 80% vs Canon EOS 80D = 85%
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Awards

The Sony α Alpha A6300 has more awards than the Canon EOS 80D. The Sony α Alpha A6300 has 19 awards, where as the Canon EOS 80D has 11 awards.
Canon EOS 80D Sony α Alpha A6300
11 Awards
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19 Awards Best
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Average Expert Rating

The Sony α Alpha A6300 has better expert reviews than the Canon EOS 80D. The average expert reviews score for the Sony α Alpha A6300 is 86% based on 122 reviews, where as the average score for the Canon EOS 80D is 82% based on 105 reviews.
Canon EOS 80D Sony α Alpha A6300
5 stars
21 reviews
4 stars
17 reviews
3 stars
2 reviews
2 stars
0 reviews
1 star
0 reviews
Best
5 stars
34 reviews
4 stars
11 reviews
3 stars
2 reviews
2 stars
0 reviews
1 star
0 reviews

Average User Rating

The Canon EOS 80D has better user reviews than the Sony α Alpha A6300. The average user reviews score for the Canon EOS 80D is 96% based on 445 reviews, where as the average score for the Sony α Alpha A6300 is 94% based on 474 reviews.
Canon EOS 80D Sony α Alpha A6300
Best
5 stars
374 reviews
4 stars
56 reviews
3 stars
10 reviews
2 stars
1 review
1 star
4 reviews
5 stars
372 reviews
4 stars
79 reviews
3 stars
10 reviews
2 stars
5 reviews
1 star
8 reviews

Average Brand Rating

Canon has a better average brand rating than Sony. The average brand rating for Canon is 95% based on over 31,000 reviews, where as the average brand rating for Sony is 88.2% based on over 12,000 reviews.
Canon EOS 80D Sony α Alpha A6300
Canon

95

95

Based on over 31,000 reviews
Sony

88

88

Based on over 12,000 reviews

Proportion of Users That Recommend It

A greater percentage of owner recommended the Canon EOS 80D than the Sony α Alpha A6300. Out of 551 reviews, 61% recommend the Canon EOS 80D, however, out of 596 reviews, only 58.1% recommend the Sony α Alpha A6300.

EISA.eu Review Score

Canon EOS 80D Sony α Alpha A6300
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The Canon EOS 80D is more than just another SLR. Canon has brought a camera to the market that incorporates many innovative functions for photo and video. The key feature is Canon's Dual Pixel CMOS AF which enables fast focussing during live view and vide......
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With the new ?6300 Sony has made the immensely popular ?6000 even better. While retaining the compact lightweight design of its predecessor, the ?6300 adds lightning fast (0.05 seconds) hybrid autofocus with 425 AF points and subject tracking 4D focus, pr......
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Apr 2017

Expert Reviews Review Score

Canon EOS 80D Sony α Alpha A6300
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The EOS 80D is the latest model in Canon?s enthusiast line of cameras. It?s a step up from the consumer-oriented EOS 750D and 760D, with a bigger viewfinder, more physical controls, a weather sealed body, longer battery life, faster performance and more......
Competent all-rounder
Excellent autofocus in video capture
Sometimes overexposes high-contrast scenes in JPEG mode
No 4K video capture
Still image autofocus not the most reliable
The Canon EOS 70D earned itself a five-star review at Expert Reviews, not because of any specific stand-out feature but for its elegance and competency across the board. The 80D has echoes of the same traits, but three years on and with the 70D still avai......
Dec 2016
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Sensor resolution : 24 megapixels, Sensor size : 23.5x15.6mm (APS-C), Focal length multiplier : 1.5x, Viewfinder : Electronic (2,359,296 dots), LCD screen : 3in (921,600 dots), Lens mount : Sony E mount, Weight : 404g, Dimensions (HxWxD) : 68x131x49mmThe......
Technically advanced, but the Sony a6300?s controls aren?t in line with the high price......
Jul 2016

Pdnonline.com Review Score

Canon EOS 80D Sony α Alpha A6300
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Despite a troubled DSLR market, Canon has been resolute in maintaining enough variety in its offerings to ensure a smooth ascent for users who want to climb the ladder of sophistication. The 80D sits at around the middle rung of that ladder, giving advanc......
Great battery life, comfortable design, rotating display, convenient AF selector button, responsive autofocus, solid image quality
Lacks GPS, underwhelming lowlight performance, inconsistent touch focusing through the app, no 4K
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In isolation, the 80D is an excellent DSLR. ?For $1,200, you can't go wrong,? Patiño says. If you're in the EOS family and want to stay there, the 80D is a solid addition. If you own a 70D, you're looking at a big jump in AF points (45 on the 80D vs. 19 o......
Nov 2016
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The a6000 was the best-selling mirrorless camera of all time, according to Sony and the NPD Group, a market research firm. So the a6300, its successor, arrives with some mammoth shoes to fill. Rather than follow directly in the a6000's footsteps, Sony ste......
Speedy AF, excellent image quality, great video quality and feature set
No touchscreen, fixed EVF, no inbody image stabilization, no headphone jack
At $1,000, the a6300 is missing features, such as a touchscreen or tilting EVF, found on competitive models, but those aren't major liabilities. More serious drawbacks, at least for some users, include a limited flash sync speed (1/160th) and a slower mec......
Aug 2016

Kenrockwell.com Review Score

Canon EOS 80D Sony α Alpha A6300
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I buy only from these approved sources. I can't vouch for ads below.The Canon 80D is a great combination of the light weight of the Canon Rebel DSLRs, with most of the advanced controls of the top of the line cameras like the 7D Mk II. The 80D is a marvel......
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Aug 2016
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Presented in ultra-high resolution.Sample Images Intro Lenses & AdaptersSpecs Legal USA Version PerformanceSony a6300 (14.3 oz./405g with battery and card, about $998) and PZ 16-50mm OSS. bigger. I got mine at B&H I'd also get it at Adorama, at Amazon, o......
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Mar 2016

Tomsguide.com Review Score

Canon EOS 80D Sony α Alpha A6300
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The Canon EOS 80D ($1,199) builds upon the foundation of its predecessor, the 70D, and impresses with its new 45-point autofocus system, improved dynamic range and better high-ISO performance. The dual-pixel AF technology found in the 70D has been improve......
45 Autofocus point
Articulated LC
Microphone and headphone jacks
No 4K vide
Single card slot
The Canon EOS 80D is great for photographers who want to step up from Canon?s Rebel line, as well as 70D owners who want to upgrade to a much better AF system.But there are other cameras in this APS-C class that are worth considering, such as the Nikon D7......
Aug 2016
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The Sony a6300 is a mirrorless camera for those who have pro-level ambitions. Building on the success of the Sony a6000, this premium cousin sports the same 24-megapixel resolution, but with a new sensor that offers improved photo quality in low light. Pr......
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Stellar photo qualit
Razor-sharp 4K movie
Extremely quick autofocu
Fas, continuous shootin, with good motion trackin
Excellent high-res OLED viewfinde
Reassuringly solid alloy bod
External mic jack
Confusing menu syste
So-s, nontouch-screen LC
Steep pric, compared to the similar 6000 mode
Smaller lens selection than for DSLR competitors from Canon and Nikon
Though you might not be a fan of labeling yourself, it might be a good exercise when you need to decide between the new Sony a6300 and the older and cheaper a6000. If you consider yourself a really "serious" photographer who wants the absolute, best quali......
Apr 2016

Practicalphotography.com Review Score

Canon EOS 80D Sony α Alpha A6300
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Features & Build The jump in megapixels means the 80D actually has more resolution than Canon's full-frame 6D DSLR, matches the brand's flagship 1D X MkII, and is on par with the Pentax K-3 II that also has an APS-C sensor. Other steps forward see the au......
As with previous additions to Canon's XXD line up, the 80D builds on the strengths of its predecessors, offering enthusiast photographers a powerful APS-C DSLR that's easy to use and gives great results. What's different this time is that Canon has added......
Jul 2016
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Video capabilities The Alpha 6300 is capable of recording in 4K at 30fps, or Full HD at 120fps for smooth slow-mo. It boasts a HDMI micro connector and multi interface shoe, supporting various video accessories, and there's a mic port for high quality aud......
The Alpha 6300 boasts a very impressive spec that builds on its predecessor, bringing 4K and improved EVF to the table. Touchscreen would have been nice, as would a longer battery life, but this probably isn't a deal-breaker for most. Unfortunately, Sony......
Sep 2016

Digitaltrends.com Review Score

Canon EOS 80D Sony α Alpha A6300
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After almost three years on the market, Canon recently updated the midrange, enthusiast EOS 70D, one of our favorite movie-capable DSLRs. Among the new features, the new EOS 80D has more megapixels, improved video quality, and an enhanced autofocus system......
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Excellent 24megapixel stills
Best DSLR autofocusing for movie capture
45point autofocus system
Headphone jack
Schneller und genauer Autofokus
Groer, heller Sucher
Umfangreiche Ausstattung
Detailreicher KlappTouchBildschirm
No 4K video
4K video
Keine Videoaufnahme in 4K
The 80D is a proper upgrade to the 70D, and retains the Editors' Choice. It may not look different, but there are significant improvements under the hood, namely the autofocusing, superior stills, and Full HD videos that are top-notch. The 80D is a nice s......
Jul 2016
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The Sony Alpha A6000 is one of the most popular mirrorless interchangeable lens cameras available. We aren't surprised, considering it is one of our favorite cameras, and earned our Editors' Choice award. Following up two years later, Sony recently introd......
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Superb 24.2MP stills
Superfast autofocus system
4K and slowmotion video
Terrific performance with premium lenses
No touchscreen
Kit lens could be better
No advanced image stabilization
Has Sony created another hit? The A6300 is simply one of the best, well-rounded mirrorless cameras we've tested to date, so we would say, yes. Sony currently dominates the mirrorless camera market, and with continual product offerings like the A6300, it......
May 2016

Camerastuffreviewcom Review Score

Canon EOS 80D Sony α Alpha A6300
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The Canon 80D is Canons newest SLR with APS-C sensor. "A powerful, fully equipped DSLR that offers everything that you need ? at your fingertips ? to further develop your talents in the area of photography and video " ? so reads the press release from Can......
Great color reproduction
Highest usable dynamic range of all Canon APSC cameras
Extremely fast auto focus, both for video and for photography
Headphone connection for video
Nice menu
ISO range is limited
Limited video options
No slow motion
4K, focus peaking or clean video output
Dynamic range does not yet match that of competitors
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Jul 2016
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To start right away with a confession: the title of this article does not tell the whole story. We actually do not write about cameras or lenses that we have not really tested. And we have not tested the Sony A6000, which has now been on the market for tw......
High build and image quality (photo and video)
Extra sealing against dust and splashwater
Fast, lightsensitive AF
Hundreds of AF points (both phase detection and contrast detection) over the whole sensor
No blackout during series shots
4K video
Free
List price over 1 000 euros
Short battery life
No builtin image stabilization (Sony 7 II series does have that)
Screen only tilts
No disc for the index finger
Overheating of the sensor from extended recording in 4K
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Jun 2016

PC Mag Review Score

Canon EOS 80D Sony α Alpha A6300
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Canon's midrange SLR family, including cameras like the previous-generation 70D and the current 80D ($1,199, body only), has long been a solid choice for photographers who feel that the consumer-friendly Rebel line is lacking, but don't need to move up to......
45-point autofocus system
7fps capture with focus tracking
Vari-angle touch-screen display
Pentaprism viewfinder
Smooth video autofocus
18 000-sec shutter and 1250-sec flash sync
Wi-Fi with NFC
No 4K video support
Single SD card slot
Omits PC sync connection
The Canon EOS 80D offers some significant upgrades over its predecessor, and is a strong performer in the midrange SLR space......
Jun 2016
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Sony waited more than four years between the release of its flagship APS-C Alpha NEX-7 and its replacement, the Alpha 6300 ($999.99, body only). The new model doesn't offer a boost in resolution, but it enhances the excellent autofocus system found in the......
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Quick autofocus
11 1fps burst shooting
4K video capture
Crisp EVF
Tilting rear display
Strong high ISO performance
Built-in flash
Wi-Fi with NFC
Weather-sealed body
Omits touch-screen support
Lacks in-body stabilization
Dense menu system
Some apps must be purchased
Doesn't include external charger
The Sony Alpha 6300 adds weather-sealing and 4K video to the popular midrange Alpha 6000. It's the premium mirrorless camera that Sony photographers have been waiting for......
Apr 2016

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Canon EOS 80D Sony α Alpha A6300
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With an all-new 24.2Mpix APS CMOS sensor, a 45-point all cross-type viewfinder for stills, and a Dual Pixel CMOS AF system for live view or when recording video, the Canon EOS 80D is the latest model in the maker's double-digit series. Read on to find out......
The Canon EOS 80D has improved low ISO noise and a more useful dynamic range at and close to base ISO over its siblings. However, class-leading sensors such as those found in the Sony a6300 and the Nikon D7200 still have more usable dynamic ranges, and th......
Jun 2016
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As the current flagship model in the range of Sony's APS-C format mirrorless cameras, the Sony A6300 is fitted with a newly-developed 24-Mpix APS-C CMOS sensor and BIONZ XTM processor. With a native ISO range up to 25,600 and continuous shooting at up to......
Hohe Bildqualitt bei Fotos und Videos
Schneller Autofokus
Hohes Serienbildtempo
WLAN eingebaut
Schneller Sucher
Schwacher Blitz
Sony's A6000 sensor was class-leading when it was introduced, and while the sensor in the A6300 is in a similar position, it's not alone. Nikon's sensors in the D7200 and the more cost-conscious D5500 perform similarly. In terms of specifications, the A63......
Jun 2016

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Canon EOS 80D Sony α Alpha A6300
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The new Canon EOS 80D is an update to the 20.2 megapixel 70D DSLR, released back in 2013, and it features a new 24.2 megapixel CMOS sensor and DIGIC 6 processor, alongside a new 45 all cross-type point AF system and a 7fps shooting rate......
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Excellent image quality
Improve noise performance
Excellent focus and shutter response speeds
Live view focus and shutter response is equally fast
Auto White Balance options
3inch vari-angle touch-screen
Larger 100 view viewfinder
Excellent batter
No auto panoramic shooting mode
Some competitors at this price point offer quicker continuous shooting
The Canon EOS 80D is a welcome update to the EOS 70D, and offers some of the features the original camera was lacking, with a headphone socket, improved focus system, and larger optical viewfinder. As part of the Canon EOS system, there is access to an ex......
Jun 2016
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The Sony Alpha A6300 updates the A6000 , which will remain on the market, and adds a number of improvements, including a new 24.2 megapixel sensor for improved low light performance, 4K video and faster readout speed to enable improved sh......
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11fps continuous shooting with AF
Excellent image quality possible
Excellent video quality and options
Rapid focus and wide focus area
Great noise performance
Weather-sealed body (when used with FE lenses)
High-resolution electronic viewfinder
USB
Increased price over the previous model (although quite easily justified)
Use of FE (Full-frame) lenses will noticeably increase the size of the system
Touch-screen would be nice
The Sony Alpha A6300 gives other mirrorless and digital SLR cameras a run for their money, with a high-resolution 24-megapixel sensor, high-speed continuous shooting with continuous AF at 11fps, and a whopping 425 phase-detection AF points, with an impres......
May 2016

PhotographyBlog.com Review Score

Canon EOS 80D Sony α Alpha A6300
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The Canon EOS 80D is a prosumer APS-C digital SLR camera. Successor to the three year old 70D, the EOS 80D features a 24.2 megapixel CMOS sensor, an updated Dual-Pixel CMOS AF system which now additionally offers continuous autofocus during live view stil......
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The Canon EOS 80D builds on the big leap forward that its predecessor made principally by adding continuous autofocusing for live view stills shooting and upgrading the image sensor and focusing/metering systems. So although it looks outwardly very simil......
May 2016
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The Sony A6300 replaces the two year old A6000 as Sony's premium APS-C Alpha offering. The A6300 retains a similar outward appearance to its predecessor, although the new camera does feature full weather sealing against dust and moisture ingress. But it's......
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With the Alpha 7 and RX series' receiving such critical acclaim over the past couple of years, Sony's APS-C CSCs have been starting to seem somewhat neglected. Thankfully, the Sony A6300 has brought the old NEX series back with a bang. It may appear to b......
Apr 2016

Shutterbug.com Review Score

Canon EOS 80D Sony α Alpha A6300
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The EOS 80D is the latest iteration of Canon's APS-C-chipped DSLRs that began with the introduction of the (no kidding) three-megapixel EOS D30 in 2000. I've owned and shot with every camera in this series through the 60D. I so dearly loved my Canon 50D......
Am I going to add a Canon EOS 80D to my gear bag? It's tempting. The combination of 24 megapixels and 45 AF focus points are a major improvement over my EOS 60D's 18 megapixels and nine (count 'em) focusing points. And while the 80D lacks the overall ease......
May 2016
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The Sony A6300 is a mirrorless system camera with a 24MP APS-C sensor. It has a very fast AF system, a high-resolution EVF, and is able to record 4K videos. Lab Review lab tests and comments supplied by BetterNet, Shutterbug's TIPA-affiliated testing la......
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Jul 2016

Pcauthority.com.au Review Score

Canon EOS 80D Sony α Alpha A6300
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Ask the experts and they'll tell you that photography is all about light. They're right, of course, but focus is pretty damn important too ? and that's why Canon's new EOS 80D is one of the best cameras we've used in ages. Simply put, the 80D gives yo......
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The 80D is the do-it-all camera that does it all for you. We're smitten......
May 2016
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Sony's latest compact system camera is something of a speed demon. Yes, its makers claim the A6300 is the fastest camera on the planet when it comes to autofocus, with its hybrid system and processor engine allowing it to lock onto subjects in just 0.05......
It's hard to find fault with this camera. Yes, it's expensive, but not crazily so. I'd imagine that there'll be better deals available for the A6300 if you're willing to wait a few months.Price aside, it's a camera that delivers everything you could want......
May 2016

CNET.com.au Review Score

Canon EOS 80D Sony α Alpha A6300
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Canon delivers a decent update to its popular prosumer action-capable camera, the EOS 70D. The 80D gets a new version of the company's Dual Pixel CMOS sensor with a faster on-sensor autofocus system, plus some minor additions. It has some notable improvem......
The Canon EOS 80D is fast, and if you play with the settings can produce excellent photo and video quality
The automatic white balance isn't very good, and it doesn't have a terribly broad set of features
With better performance and photo quality than the 70D, the Canon EOS 80D is worth the upgrade, but it's got a lot of competition for the money......
May 2016
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The Sony A6300 experience, as with many of its A series interchangeable-lens camera (ILC) models, feels like soaring through the sky one minute only to smack into a window the next. It flies with a beefed-up autofocus system, excellent 4K video (with supp......
The Sony 6300 delivers classleading photo and video quality, plus good performance and features for shooting action
Myriad small annoyances mar the experience and it has the trademark poor battery life of Sony's A series
Plus it really could use inbody image stabilization
A respectable update to its very popular A6000 mirrorless interchangeable-camera model, the Sony A6300 remains great but also retains some of the drawbacks of its predecessor......
May 2016

Amateurphotographer.co.uk Review Score

Canon EOS 80D Sony α Alpha A6300
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At a glance:Comparing Canon?s current DSLR line-up with what it was three or four years ago highlights how, today, the manufacturer offers a wider range of models catering for all types of photographer and sizes of budget. Canon once offered a couple of A......
The 80D isnt as revolutionary as the 70D was when it was released. Nevertheless, its better than its predecessor in a number of areas, including the accuracy of focusing both in and out of live view. The 80D is more responsive at focusing in low light t......
May 2016
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At a glance:Replacing the Sony Alpha 6000 was never going to be easy. Released in February 2014, the A6000 has become one of Sony?s best-selling cameras, admired by reviewers and photographers alike. But time, and technology it seems, waits for no man, an......
With the Sony Alpha 6000 being one of the companys most popular cameras of recent years, the Alpha 6300 has a lot to live up to. Thankfully, it more than lives up to its predecessor and takes Sonys next-generation APS-S-sensor E-mount cameras to the nex......
May 2016

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Canon EOS 80D Sony α Alpha A6300
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The EOS 70D impressed us when it arrived on the scene three years ago. Michael Topham tests the new Canon EOS 80D to find out how it improves on what we've seen beforeAt a glance:Comparing Canon's current DSLR line-up with what it was three or four years......
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May 2016
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With 425 phase-detection AF points, continuous shooting at 11fps with autofocus, a 24.2-million-pixel APS-C CMOS sensor, 4K video capture and a whole host of other features, the Sony Alpha 6300 takes APS-C compact system cameras to a new level. Richard Si......
Great video features, including 4K capture
Continuous focusing is comparable to a DSLR
Sturdy mount and body, plus weathersealing
USB power supply
Fine detail in JPEG images could be better
A front control dial would be useful
No touchscreen
Awkward to select AF point, especially when using an EVF
Home Reviews Compact System Camera Reviews Sony Alpha 6300 review Richard Sibley May 4, 2016 2shares 2shares With 425 phase-detection AF points, continuous shooting at 11fps with autofocus, a 24.2-million-pixel APS-C CMOS sensor, 4K video capture and a wh......
May 2016

Dpexpert.com.au Review Score

Canon EOS 80D Sony α Alpha A6300
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This is an upgrade to the 70D with particular attention paid to improving video capture. The new 24mp APS sensor has a dual pixel auto focus system, together with more AF points, for faster, accurate focus. This, combined with the new motor type in the ki......
This is a Canon, so still photos are fine, both JPEG and RAW and high ISO performance is outstanding
It is the video that is a revelation
Simply touch the critical feature of the subject on the touch screen and the camera will track that spot flawlessly
Simple vertical tilting screens work better than fully articulated
The super fast focus makes this camera a joy to use. It is so responsive it feels almost thought-controlled. The new lens works so well with the body that it is an almost indispensable part of the combination. If video is not a priority then the EOS 70D i......
May 2016
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This compact system camera has a 24 megapixel APS sensor with a hybrid phase/contrast detect auto focus system, meaning it is fast to focus. The 2.4m dot electronic viewfinder is paired with the 7.5cm 1m dot tilting 16:9 (television anyone?) monitor. The......
For testing the camera was used for fast snapping of informal portraits and action shots at an indoor and outdoor event
It was teamed with the full frame 2870mm FE lens and the results were excellent
Focus is fast and exposure and colour were spot on
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Compared with other cameras in this price range the 6300 is short on instantly accessible controls
The a6300 is a fine camera that competes with the Olympus OMD E-M1 ($1300) and the Fujifilm X-T1 ($1138) both of which are configured as more serious cameras. The Sony wins for its 4K video and widescreen monitor and exceptional auto focus function. Both......
Apr 2016

Straitstimes.com Review Score

Canon EOS 80D Sony α Alpha A6300
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The EOS 80D is the mid-range model in Canon's mid-range APS-C DSLR series, sandwiched between the flagship EOS 7D Mark II and entry-level EOS 760D.It replaces the three-year-old EOS 70D, and features improvements such as a new 24.2-megapixel APS-C CMOS im......
Simply put, the Canon EOS 80D coupled with the EF-S18-135 mm f/3.5-5.6 IS USM kit lens and Power Zoom Adapter PZ-E1 is an affordable but highly capable videographer's DSLR setup......
May 2016
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The Sony a6300 is the latest flagship in the company's APS-C mirrorless camera series, replacing the two-year-old a6000.The major highlight of the a6300 is its 425 phase detection autofocusing (AF) points, compared with its predecessor's 179 AF points.The......
Apart from some handling quirks, the Sony a6300 is a fantastically fast camera with great image quality at an affordable price......
Apr 2016

DP Review Review Score

Canon EOS 80D Sony α Alpha A6300
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The Canon EOS 80D is an enthusiast-level DSLR, and the successor to the 70D. It sports a new 24MP APS-C CMOS sensor which, like the 70D, offers Canon's Dual Pixel on-sensor phase-detection autofocus system. The 80D also gains a new 45-point hybrid AF syst......
Overall, very easytouse
Dual Pixel AF allows for fast, accurate continuous AF in live view
Continuous AF during movie capture is excellent
Improved dynamic range over predecessor
All 45 AF points are crosstype
Center AF point sensitive to 3EV
Microp
Dynamic range lags behind the competition
No 4K video or clean HDMI out
No zebras to evaluate exposure
Subject tracking when shooting through the viewfinder is easily confused
Default settings for 45point Auto Selection mode are unintuitive
FlexiZone
The Canon 80D centers around ease of use. It offers the best dynamic range of any APS-C Canon camera to date and features dual pixel AF, allowing for continuous focus during both video and still capture. The articulating touchscreen is especially handy in......
Apr 2016
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Last updated: November 21, 2017Quick. Unpredictable. Unwilling to sit still. Kids really are the ultimate test for a camera's autofocus system. Thankfully, the past few years have seen advances in autofocus technology make their way into more cameras. We'......
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Nov 2017

Photoreview.com.au Review Score

Canon EOS 80D Sony α Alpha A6300
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All 45 points are cross-type and they can be selected individually or grouped into areas to enable fast and accurate focusing virtually anywhere in the frame. The AF system can operate in light levels as low as moonlight (-3EV), while the central 27 in th......
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Photographers looking to step up from an entry-level EOS DSLR to one with more serious imaging capabilities should consider the EOS 80D as a possible option, although (like other DSLR cameras) it's not the best choice for anyone with a serious interest in......
Apr 2016
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Shots taken with the supplied Vario Tessar T* FE 16-35mm f/4 lens were very clean and detailed and performance was good at higher ISO settings. The other lens delivered images that were slightly flatter and softer looking.Video clips recorded in the 4K mo......
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The ILCE-?6300's improved AF system certainly appears to offer faster lock-on and better tracking of moving subjects than the system in the previous camera. But its lack of consistency is concerning, particularly for photographers who favour moving subjec......
Apr 2016

Techradar Review Score

Canon EOS 80D Sony α Alpha A6300
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The new 80D, which replaces the 70D launched in July 2013, sits smack in the middle of Canon's DSLR line-up. That puts it in prime enthusiast territory, offering the heightened level of control and advanced features that these users demand in comparison w......
24Mp Dual Pixel CMOS AF sensor
110 JPEGs or 25 raw file bursts
New AF systems
No increase in maximum frame rate (but it is 7fps)
On paper this looks like a healthy upgrade from the 70D and a great choice for enthusiast photographers. It's going to be an interesting one to test when we get a full production sample......
Feb 2016
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The A6000 has been long celebrated as the mid-range APS-C warrior in Sony's line up. But, for almost as long as it's been revered, photographers have long awaited its successor. Finally, after all the rumors of a A6100 and a higher-end A7000, Sony has int......
Blazing fast focus speeds
Insane burst rate
In, camera 4K video
Hohe Bildqualitt bei Fotos und Videos
Schneller Autofokus
Hohes Serienbildtempo
WLAN eingebaut
Schneller Sucher
Dated ergonomics
Schwacher Blitz
The Sony A6300 is a pocket rocket of a sports camera, with 425 autofocus points and 4K video all baked into a mirrorless system......
Feb 2016

Trusted Reviews Review Score

Canon EOS 80D Sony α Alpha A6300
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Canon EOS 80D hands-on ? A satisfying update for Canon enthusiasts Canon's all-new EOS 80D follows the recent addition of the of the hotly anticipated 1DX Mark to the professional EOS roster and is yet another sign the firm's turning its attention squarel......
Canon EOS 80D ? Image Quality Canon has used a 24-million-pixel sensor before, in the EOS 750D and 760D. However, these two models don't feature the 80D's Dual Pixel CMOS AF sensor. The jump to a 24-million-pixel sensor is good news for those who like fre......
Feb 2016
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What is the Sony Alpha a6300? The Sony Alpha a6300 sits at the top of the Sony APS-C camera lineup. It costs £1,000 body-only at release, sitting below the full-frame Sony A7 II . Some will be unable to give up on the idea of owning a full-frame compact s......
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Solid burst performance
Fast AF in most situations
Good higherISO performance
Great image quality
No inbody OIS, 'Entry level' manual controls
Sony Alpha a6300 ? Image Quality Among its compact system camera peers, the Alpha a6300 starts off from a strong position because it has an APS-C-sized sensor. While Sony makes system cameras with even bigger sensors, the Panasonic and Olympus alternative......
May 2016

Camera Labs Review Score

Canon EOS 80D Sony α Alpha A6300
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The earlier 20.2 Megapixel sensor of the EOS 70D has been upgraded to a new 24 Megapixel sensor on the 80D and like its predecessor it employs Canon's Dual Pixel CMOS AF technology. This allows 80% of the pixels on the sensor to double-up as phase-detect......
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24Mp Dual Pixel CMOS AF sensor
110 JPEGs or 25 raw file bursts
New AF systems
Good quality 24 Megapixel stills and 1080p movies
Large viewfinder with 100 coverage and on-demand grid lines
Broad and dense 45-point viewfinder AF system
Superb continuous AF during Live View and movies
Fully-articulated touchscreen
Built-in Wifi
No increase in maximum frame rate (but it is 7fps)
No 4k video or 1080p above 60p for slow motion
Still photos a little less crisp than those from the 7200