• APS-C 366.6mm2
  • 24.3 megapixels
  • ISO 100 - 25600
  • APS-C 366.6mm2
  • 16.1 megapixels
  • ISO 100 - 25600

Advantages

Sony A6000 over Sony NEX-5T

  • Eye-level viewfinder
    Eye-level vs rear LCD only
    You'll be able to frame photos even when the sun is out
  • More pixels
    24.3 vs 16.1 megapixels
    Higher resolution photos
  • Higher extended ISO
    51200 vs 25600 ISO
    Higher extended ISO can give more low-light flexibility

Sony NEX-5T over Sony A6000

  • Touchscreen
    Touch vs No touch
    Love or hate them, they can be useful

Review Excerpt

  • Amazing image quality for the price; Blazing-fast hybrid autofocus; Swift burst shooting with generous buffer depths; Good battery life with LCD monitor; More compact than a DSLR; In-camera Wi-Fi wireless networking

  • Continuous autofocus can't match its burst rate; High-ISO JPEGs can look overprocessed; Sluggish startup performance; No touch-screen display; Wi-Fi can be a bit frustrating to use

The Competition

Compared to Sony NEX-3N

Sony A6000
Sony NEX-3N
  • $786
  • APS-C
  • Eye-level viewfinder
  • Wi-Fi
  • $375
  • APS-C
Sony NEX-5T
Sony NEX-3N
  • $480
  • APS-C
  • Touchscreen
  • Wi-Fi
  • $375
  • APS-C

Compared to Samsung NX1100

Sony A6000
Samsung NX1100
  • $786
  • APS-C
  • Focus peaking
  • Lens selection
  • $432
  • APS-C
Sony NEX-5T
Samsung NX1100
  • $480
  • APS-C
  • Focus peaking
  • Lens selection
  • $432
  • APS-C
  • More pixels

Compared to Samsung Galaxy NX

Sony A6000
Samsung Galaxy NX
  • $786
  • APS-C
  • Lens selection
  • Tiltable Screen
  • $1277
  • APS-C
  • Touchscreen
  • GPS
Sony NEX-5T
Samsung Galaxy NX
  • $480
  • APS-C
  • Lens selection
  • Tiltable Screen
  • $1277
  • APS-C
  • Eye-level viewfinder
  • GPS

Compared to Sony A5000

Sony A6000
Sony A5000
  • $786
  • APS-C
  • Eye-level viewfinder
  • On-sensor phase detect
  • $451
  • APS-C
Sony NEX-5T
Sony A5000
  • $480
  • APS-C
  • Touchscreen
  • On-sensor phase detect
  • $451
  • APS-C
  • More pixels

Compared to Sony A5100

Sony A6000
Sony A5100
  • $786
  • APS-C
  • Eye-level viewfinder
  • High-res screen
  • $699
  • APS-C
  • Touchscreen
Sony NEX-5T
Sony A5100
  • $480
  • APS-C
  • High-res screen
  • Hot shoe
  • $699
  • APS-C
  • More pixels
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