Canon EOS-1D X Mark II vs Sony Alpha a99 II

Winner
Canon EOS-1D X Mark II

64

Sony Alpha a99 II

40

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Canon EOS-1D X Mark II

High resolution screen
Screen resolution
1,620k dots
Touch screen
Touch screen
Fewer buttons
Rapid fire
Continuous shooting
16 fps
Great battery life
Battery life
1210 shots
 

Reasons to buy the Sony Alpha a99 II

Image stabilization
Image stabilization
  1. Sensor shift
True resolution
High true resolution
42.2 MP
Screen flips out
Flip-out screen
Great for movies

competitors

Canon EOS-1D X Mark II Competitors

Canon EOS 5D Mark IV

Canon EOS 5D Mark IV

Pro DSLR

$2,219 - $2,999 body only

$2,558 - $3,899 with 24-105mm lens

Size Significantly smaller
Weight Much lighter
Light sensitivity Worse maximum light sensitivity
Placeholder

Sony a7 III

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$1,876 - $1,998 body only

$2,116 - $2,198 with 28-70mm lens

Size Much smaller
Screen flips out Has a flip-out screen
Light sensitivity Worse maximum light sensitivity
Canon EOS 1D X

Canon EOS 1D X

Pro DSLR

$3,780 body only

Battery life Much longer battery life
Lowest price Cheaper
Light sensitivity Worse maximum light sensitivity

Sony Alpha a99 II Competitors

Pentax K-1

Pentax K-1

Pro DSLR

$1,797 body only

$2,197 with 28-105mm lens

Light sensitivity Better maximum light sensitivity
Battery life Much longer battery life
Continuous shooting Shoots slower
Nikon D750

Nikon D750

Pro DSLR

$1,149 - $1,297 body only

$1,797 with 24-120mm lens

Battery life Much longer battery life
Screen size Larger screen
Image stabilization No image stabilization
Sony Alpha A6000

Sony Alpha A6000

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$379 - $498 body only

$479 - $598 with 16-50mm lens

Size Significantly smaller
Image stabilization Better image stabilization
Autofocus Slower autofocus

discussion

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EOS-1D X Mark II
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Sony Alpha a99 II
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