Sony SLT A65 vs Canon EOS 600D

Sony SLT-A65


Canon EOS 600D



Reasons to buy the Sony SLT A65

Great image quality
Overall image quality
Full HD
Movie format
1080p @ 60fps
Great color depth
Color depth
23.4 bits
Wide dynamic range
Dynamic range
12.6 EV

Reasons to buy the Canon EOS 600D

Screen resolution
High resolution screen
1,040k dots
Phase detection autofocus
fast and accurate
Screen flips out
Flip-out screen
Great for movies


Explore our gallery of 49 sample photos taken by the Canon EOS 600D.
Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Sony SLT-A65.


Sony SLT-A65 Competitors

Sony SLT A58

Sony SLT A58

Entry-level DSLR

$678 body only

$498 - $608 with 18-55mm lens

Startup delay Much less startup delay
Battery life Longer battery life
Shutter lag Much more shutter lag
Sony SLT-A68

Sony SLT-A68


Focus points Many more focus points
Light sensitivity Better maximum light sensitivity
Screen size Much smaller screen
Sony SLT-A77

Sony SLT A77


$1,099 body only

$1,389 with 16-50mm lens

Weather sealed Weather sealed
Overall image quality Better image quality
Startup delay More startup delay

Canon EOS 600D Competitors

Canon EOS 1200D

Canon EOS 1200D

Entry-level DSLR

$413 body only

Autofocus Video autofocus
Lowest price Much cheaper
Screen resolution Much lower resolution screen
Canon EOS 700D

Canon EOS 700D

Entry-level DSLR

$489 with 18-55mm lens

Autofocus Video autofocus
Startup delay Much less startup delay
Color depth Worse color depth
Nikon D3300

Nikon D3300

Entry-level DSLR

$389 - $397 with 18-55mm lens

Low light performance Much lower noise at high ISO
Overall image quality Much better image quality
Screen flips out Screen does not flip out


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Rifathoxygen (6:30 AM, June 08, 2012)
can u tell me what is the price of nikon d3200 and is it better then sony a65 ??????? 
and which 1 is better for video day and night?
Avatar for Brix Bonhoc Brix Bonhoc (3:44 AM, March 10, 2012)
Sony a65 is the Best! :]
Michael9413 (0:20 AM, January 24, 2012)
Just to let you know there isn't such a price gap in my Country... Malaysia...
Both camera is in the region of USD1000 (MYR3000)