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Sony Alpha A6300 Digital Camera

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MILC 24.2MP CMOS Mar 2016
Camera Type Megapixel Image Stabilizer Sensor Type Release Date
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24 Reasons For

Sony Has Good Reviews for Its Cameras

MILC cameras built by Sony have good reviews on average. We also checked the reviews for all digital cameras (not just MILC cameras) and found that Sony also has good reviews across its entire range.

Supports Full HD Video

supports Full HD video

The Sony Alpha A6300 supports Full HD video, which is unusual. Most of the other MILC cameras that came out in the last 12 months do not support Full HD video.

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Supports Wi-Fi

Like most of the other cameras that have been around for around the same time as the Alpha A6300, the Sony Alpha A6300 supports wi-Fi.

We compared this digital camera to all the other digital cameras which support wi-Fi and we think the Panasonic DMC-G80 which is cheaper is also worth considering.

We compared this digital camera to all the other digital cameras with a wi-Fi and we think the Olympus PEN-F ($1,199.00), or the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4R is also worth considering.

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Fairly High Megapixel

With a megapixel of 24.2 megapixels, the Alpha A6300 has one of the higher megapixels amongst comparable spec digital cameras of this age. MILC cameras that were launched in the last 12 months have megapixels of between 12MP and 37MP.

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MOS Sensor Type

This digital camera has a CMOS sensor type, which is the most frequently found sensor type on MILC cameras that were launched in the last year.

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Stereo Audio System

This digital camera has a Stereo audio system, which is the most commonly found audio system on recently released cameras.

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Has a Micro HDMI Connector Type

The Alpha A6300 has a greater number of HDMI connector types than most similar spec digital cameras that were launched in the last year. This camera has a Micro HDMI connector type, which is the most commonly found HDMI connector type found on latest digital cameras.

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Quite High ISO Sensitivity (max)

With an ISO sensitivity (max) of 51,200, the Alpha A6300 has a quite high ISO sensitivity (max) compared to most of the other cameras that came out in the last 12 months. Across all the similar spec digital cameras that are a comparable age to the Alpha A6300 the ISO sensitivity (max)s range from 6,400 to 260,000.

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±5EV (1/2; 1/3 EV Step) Light Exposure Correction

The Sony Alpha A6300 has a ±5EV (1/2; 1/3 EV step) light exposure correction which is wider than the ± 5EV (1/3EV step) light exposure correction found on most MILC cameras that are a similar age to it.

This camera's light exposure correction (±5EV (1/2; 1/3 EV step)) is actually the best light exposure correction amongst all MILC cameras that have been on the market for a similar time to the Alpha A6300.

The worst light exposure correction amongst similar types of camera is ± 5EV (1/2EV; 1/3EV step).

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6000 X 4000 Still Image Resolution(s)

The Alpha A6300 has a 6000 x 4000 still image resolution(s) which is higher than the 1824 x 1368 still image resolution(s) found on most similar spec cameras that have been on the market for the last year. This Sony digital camera also have still image resolution(s)s of 4240 x 2832, 3008 x 2000, 6000 x 3376 and 4240 x 2400 and 3008 x 1688.

A 6000 x 4000 still image resolution(s) is in fact the best still image resolution amongst all digital cameras that came out around the same time as the Alpha A6300.

A 1824 x 1024 still image resolution(s) is the worst still image resolution across similar types of digital camera.

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Supports Two Image Formats Supporteds

The number of supported image formats on the Alpha A6300 is more than most cameras that have been on the market for a comparable time to it. This camera supports a RAW image formats supported, which is the most commonly supported image formats supported supported by digital cameras that were released in the last year. The image formats supported "JPG" is also supported by this Sony digital camera.

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3840 X 2160 Pixels Video Resolutions

The highest video resolution supported by the Alpha A6300 is 3840 x 2160 pixels. That's over four times the video resolution of a 1920 x 1080 pixels digital camera, which is the most frequently found video resolution supported by latest digital cameras. 1920 x 1080 pixels is also supported by this camera. This Sony camera also supports a video resolutions of 1280 x 720 pixels. A video resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels is equivalent to 4K Ultra HD video. This has four times the detail of Full HD video.

A 3840 x 2160 pixels video resolutions is actually the best supported video resolution across all digital cameras that have been around for around the same time as the Alpha A6300.

A 640 x 480 pixels video resolutions is the worst supported video resolution amongst similar types of digital camera.

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Quite Many Total Megapixels

With a total megapixels of 25 megapixels, the Sony Alpha A6300 has a quite many total megapixels compared to most of the other MILC cameras that were launched around the same time as the Alpha A6300. Recently released comparable spec digital cameras have total megapixelss of between 13MP and 37MP.

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Has Nine White Balances

The number of white balance modes found on the Alpha A6300 is more than most MILC cameras that were released in the last year. This digital camera has a Shade white balance, which is the most commonly found white balance found on new MILC cameras. The white balances "Auto", "Cloudy", "Daylight", "Flash", "Fluorescent", "Fluorescent H", "Fluorescent L" and "Incandescent" are also found on this Sony digital camera.

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Has Five Photo Effectss

The number of photo effects found on the Alpha A6300 is more than most latest comparable spec digital cameras. This Sony camera has a Black&White photo effects, which is the most commonly found photo effects found on similar spec digital cameras that were released around the same time as the Alpha A6300. The photo effectss "Negative film", "Neutral", "Sepia" and "Vivid" are also found on this digital camera.

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6000 X 4000 Pixels Maximum Image Resolution

This digital camera has a maximum image resolution of 6000 x 4000 pixels, which is the most frequently found maximum image resolution on MILC cameras that are a similar age to it.

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3840 X 2160 Pixels Maximum Video Resolution

The Alpha A6300 has a maximum video resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels. That's over four times the video resolution of a 1920 x 1080 pixels digital camera, which is the most frequently found video resolution.

This digital camera's video resolution (3840 x 2160 pixels) is in fact the best video resolution across all cameras that are a comparable age to the Alpha A6300.

A 1920 x 1080 pixels maximum video resolution is the worst video resolution across similar types of digital camera.

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Has Two Camera Playbacks

The number of camera playback modes found on the Alpha A6300 is more than most recently released MILC cameras. This digital camera has a Slide show camera playback, which is the most commonly found camera playback found on cameras that were launched around the same time as the Alpha A6300. The camera playback "Single image" is also found on this camera.

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400 Battery Life (CIPA Standard)s

Most recently released cameras take between 230 and 529 battery life (CIPA standard)s, including the Alpha A6300 which takes 400 battery life (CIPA standard)s.

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Has Three Light Exposure Modess

The number of light exposure modes found on the Sony Alpha A6300 is more than most similar spec cameras that came out in the last 12 months. This Sony digital camera has an Aperture priority AE light exposure modes, which is the most commonly found light exposure modes found on MILC cameras that came out in the last 12 months. The light exposure modess "Auto" and "Manual" are also found on this Sony camera.

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Supports Ten ISO Sensitivitys

The number of ISO speeds supported by the Sony Alpha A6300 is more than most MILC cameras that were launched around the same time as it. This digital camera supports 25 and 600 ISO sensitivitys, which is the most commonly supported ISO sensitivity supported by digital cameras that are a comparable age to the Alpha A6300. The ISO sensitivitys "100", "200", "400", "800", "1600", "3200", "6400", "12800" and "51200" are also supported by this Sony camera.

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H.264 Video Formats Supported

This camera supports an AVCHD|H.264|MPEG4 video formats supported, which is the most commonly supported video formats supported on similar spec cameras that came out in the last year.

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Auto Focus Adjustment

This digital camera has an Auto/Manual focus adjustment, which is the most frequently found focus adjustment on cameras that are a comparable age to it.

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LCD Display

This camera has an LCD display, which is the most commonly found display on recently released MILC cameras. LCD is the most common display type used in digital cameras. LCD displays are relatively cheap to manufacture but their limitations lie in narrow viewing angles and the displays do not perform well in direct sunlight.

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9 Reasons Against

Not 3D

Most latest digital cameras are not 3D. The Alpha A6300 is no exception to this as it too is not 3D.

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Does Not Have a GPS (satellite)

Most recently released cameras do not have a GPS (satellite). The Alpha A6300 is no exception to this as it too does not have a GPS (satellite).

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Not Waterproof

Like most of the other similar spec cameras that were released around the same time as the Alpha A6300, the Alpha A6300 is not waterproof.

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Does Not Have an Image Stabilizer

Like most of the other new MILC cameras, the Alpha A6300 does not have an image stabilizer.

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Does Not Support Video Capability

Like most of the other MILC cameras that have been around for the last year, the Alpha A6300 does not support video capability.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Flash

The Alpha A6300 does not have a built-in flash, although it is worth keeping in mind that most of the other comparable spec cameras that were launched in the last 12 months also do not have a built-in flash.

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Only Features Six Flash Modess

The Alpha A6300 has a greater number of flash modes than most similar spec digital cameras that came out in the last 12 months. This Sony digital camera features an Auto flash modes, which is the most commonly featured flash modes featured on new comparable spec digital cameras. The flash modess "Flash off", "Flash on", "High-speed synchronization", "Red-eye reduction" and "Slow synchronization" are also featured on this digital camera.

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Very Small Battery Capacity

The Alpha A6300 has a fairly small battery capacity (only 1,020 milliampere * hour) compared to most of the other MILC cameras that have been on the market for a similar time to the Alpha A6300. The battery capacitys of digital cameras that are a similar age to the Alpha A6300 range from 980mAh to 1,900mAh.

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Quite Low Display Resolution (numeric)

The Sony Alpha A6300 has a fairly low display resolution (numeric) (only 921,600 pixels) compared to most of the other cameras that have been available for around the same time as the Alpha A6300. The display resolution (numeric)s of MILC cameras that are a similar age to the Alpha A6300 range from 460,000 pixels to 1,700,000 pixels.

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4 Other reasons to consider the Sony Alpha A6300

Released Eleven Months Ago

This Sony digital camera was released eleven months ago.

Average Display Diagonal

At 3 inches, the Alpha A6300 has a relatively standard display diagonal compared to most of the other recently released digital cameras.

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SD Compatible Memory Cards

SD compatible memory cards

This camera supports an MS PRO Duo|MS Pro-HG Duo HX|SD|SDHC|SDXC compatible memory cards, which is typical of many comparable spec cameras that are a similar age to it. SD cards are by far the most common type of memory card. They are compatible with the majority of digital cameras.

If the memory card type of this Sony digital camera is not good enough for you then you might want to look at the Panasonic DMC-G80 (SD|SDHC|SDXC) which is also cheaper.

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Average Weight

With a weight of 361 grams, the Alpha A6300 has a fairly typical weight compared to most of the other MILC cameras that were launched in the last year.

If you would consider a digital camera with a heavier weight then you might want to look at the Olympus PEN-F ($1,199.00) (373g).

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Specification

Picture Quality
Camera Type
Megapixel
Image Stabilizer
Sensor Type
Still Image Resolution(s)
Maximum Image Resolution
Image Formats Supported
Image Sensor Size (W X H)
Total Megapixels
Sensor Format
Supported Aspect Ratios
Design
Colour of Product
Lens System
Maximum Aperture Number
Minimum Aperture Number
Focal Length Range (f-F)
Lens Structure (elements/groups)
Lens Mount Interface
Number of Diaphragm Blades
Filter Size
Focusing
Auto Focusing (AF) Modes
Auto Focus (AF) Points
Auto Focus (AF) Points Selection
Focus Adjustment
Light Exposure
Light Exposure Modes
ISO Sensitivity
ISO Sensitivity (max)
ISO Sensitivity (min)
Auto Exposure (AE) Lock
Light Metering
Light Exposure Correction
Light Exposure Control
Shutter
Slowest Camera Shutter Speed
Fastest Camera Shutter Speed
Flash
Flash Modes
Flash Guide Number
Flash Sync-Speed
Flash Exposure Compensation
Flash Exposure Lock
Flash Exposure Correction
Video
Full HD Video
Maximum Video Resolution
Motion JPEG Frame Rate
Video Formats Supported
Analog Signal Format System
Video Resolutions
Video Recording
HD Type
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Voice Recording
Audio System
Memory
Compatible Memory Cards
Memory Slots
Display
Display Diagonal
Display
Vari-Angle LCD Display
Display Resolution (numeric)
Viewfinder
Viewfinder Screen Size
Magnification
Viewfinder Type
Ports & Interfaces
HDMI
Microphone in
HDMI Connector Type
Camera
White Balance
Photo Effects
Self-Timer Delay
Multi-Shot
Histogram
Orientation Sensor
Dioptre Correction
Camera File System
Camera Playback
Contrast Adjustment
Brightness Adjustment
Built-In Processor
Diopter Adjustment (D-D)
Scene Modes
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Lens Weight
Lens Length
Lens Diameter
Weight (including Battery)
Battery
Power Source Type
Battery Technology
Number of Batteries Supported
Battery Type
Battery Capacity
Battery Life (CIPA Standard)
Battery Voltage
Operational Conditions
Operating Temperature (T-T)
Operating Temperature (T-T)
Packaging Content
AC Adapter Included
Cables Included
Batteries Included
Hand Strap
Quick Start Guide
Networking
Wi-Fi
Near Field Communication (NFC)
Wi-Fi Standards
Technical Details
Built-In Speaker(s)

Expert Reviews

4 February 2016

The Sony A6300 is a pocket rocket of a sports camera, with 425 autofocus points and 4K video all baked into a mirrorless system...

3 February 2016

The Sony A6300 is a pocket rocket of a sports camera, with 425 autofocus points and 4K video all baked into a mirrorless system...

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