Sony NEX 5R vs Canon EOS 80D

Sony NEX 5R
Canon EOS 80D

Reasons to buy the Sony NEX 5R

Really small
Size
Mid size (111×59×39 mm)
Movie continuous focus
Movie continuous focus
Makes it easy to get in-focus movies
Thin
Thickness
1.5"
Light-weight
Weight
276 g
 

Reasons to buy the Canon EOS 80D

Weather sealed
Weather sealed
Shoot in extreme weather
Viewfinder coverage
Great viewfinder coverage
100%
Lens availability
Many lenses available
220 lenses
Battery life
Great battery life
960 shots

galleries

Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Sony NEX 5R.

competitors

Sony NEX 5R Competitors

Sony NEX 5T

Sony NEX 5T

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

Lowest price Slightly more expensive
Sony Alpha NEX-6

Sony Alpha NEX-6

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$606 body only

Viewfinder Has a viewfinder
Built-in flash Built-in flash
Touch screen No touch screen
Sony Alpha A5100

Sony Alpha A5100

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$363 - $448 body only

$450 - $548 with 16-50mm lens

Autofocus Faster autofocus
True resolution Higher true resolution
Continuous shooting Shoots slower

Canon EOS 80D Competitors

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Canon EOS RP

Boutique

$1,299 - $1,699

Focus points Many more focus points
Light sensitivity Better maximum light sensitivity
Battery life Much shorter battery life
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Sony a6400

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$898 body only

$971 - $998 with 16-50mm lens

Size Significantly smaller
Light sensitivity Better maximum light sensitivity
Lens availability Much fewer lenses available
Canon EOS 6D

Canon EOS 6D

Pro DSLR

$999 - $1,499 body only

$1,330 - $1,899 with 24-105mm lens

GPS Has a GPS
Viewfinder size Larger viewfinder
Viewfinder coverage Much less viewfinder coverage

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Sony NEX 5R
NEX 5R
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Canon EOS 80D
EOS 80D
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