• APS-C 366.6mm2
  • 16.1 megapixels
  • ISO 100 - 25600
  • APS-C 369.0mm2
  • 20.3 megapixels
  • ISO 100 - 12800

Advantages

Sony NEX-5T over Samsung NX1100

  • Focus peaking
    Peaker vs non-peaker
    Your camera will highlight what's in focus
  • Lens selection
    Good vs Limited
    Better lens selection gives you more options
  • Tiltable Screen
    Tiltable vs Fixed
    Tilt the screen for shooting flexbility
  • Touchscreen
    Touch vs No touch
    Love or hate them, they can be useful
  • On-sensor phase detect
    Yes vs No
    Might improve live view and video AF performance
  • 60p
    Yes vs No
    A faster framerate can give you more editing options
  • Internal flash
    Internal flash vs None
    Useful in a pinch for fill flash
  • Wider angle kit lens
    24 mm vs 30 mm
    Capture more of the scene with the included lens
  • Higher extended ISO
    25600 vs 12800 ISO
    Higher extended ISO can give more low-light flexibility
  • Kit lens zoom ratio
    3.1x vs 2.5x
    Zooming is easier than walking

Samsung NX1100 over Sony NEX-5T

  • More pixels
    20.3 vs 16.1 megapixels
    Higher resolution photos

Review Excerpt

The Competition

Compared to Canon EOS M

Sony NEX-5T
Canon EOS M
  • $483
  • APS-C
  • Focus peaking
  • Lens selection
  • $330
  • APS-C
  • External Mic
Samsung NX1100
Canon EOS M
  • $432
  • APS-C
  • Larger sensor
  • Wi-Fi
  • $330
  • APS-C
  • Touchscreen
  • On-sensor phase detect

Compared to Sony NEX-3N

Sony NEX-5T
Sony NEX-3N
  • $483
  • APS-C
  • Touchscreen
  • Wi-Fi
  • $375
  • APS-C
Samsung NX1100
Sony NEX-3N
  • $432
  • APS-C
  • Wi-Fi
  • More pixels
  • $375
  • APS-C
  • Focus peaking
  • Lens selection

Compared to Sony A5000

Sony NEX-5T
Sony A5000
  • $483
  • APS-C
  • Touchscreen
  • On-sensor phase detect
  • $451
  • APS-C
  • More pixels
Samsung NX1100
Sony A5000
  • $432
  • APS-C
  • High-res screen
  • Hot shoe
  • $451
  • APS-C
  • Focus peaking
  • Lens selection

Compared to Sony A6000

Sony NEX-5T
Sony A6000
  • $483
  • APS-C
  • Touchscreen
  • $786
  • APS-C
  • Eye-level viewfinder
  • More pixels
Samsung NX1100
Sony A6000
  • $432
  • APS-C
  • $786
  • APS-C
  • Focus peaking
  • Lens selection

Compared to Sony A5100

Sony NEX-5T
Sony A5100
  • $483
  • APS-C
  • High-res screen
  • Hot shoe
  • $699
  • APS-C
  • More pixels
Samsung NX1100
Sony A5100
  • $432
  • APS-C
  • High-res screen
  • Hot shoe
  • $699
  • APS-C
  • Focus peaking
  • Lens selection
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