Canon EOS 5D Mark II vs Sony SLT A65

Winner
Canon EOS 5D Mark II

100

Sony SLT-A65

91

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Canon EOS 5D Mark II

Low noise at high ISO
Low light performance
1,815 ISO
Almost no delay when powering up
Startup delay
400 ms startup delay
Great viewfinder
Viewfinder
Pentaprism
Large viewfinder
Viewfinder size
0.71x
 

Reasons to buy the Sony SLT A65

Dynamic range
Wide dynamic range
12.6 EV
Viewfinder size
Large viewfinder
0.71x
Image stabilization
Image stabilization
  1. Sensor shift
Continuous shooting
Rapid fire
10 fps

galleries

Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Canon EOS 5D Mark II.
Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Sony SLT-A65.

competitors

Canon EOS 5D Mark II Competitors

Canon EOS 6D

Canon EOS 6D

Pro DSLR

$1,180 - $1,399 body only

$1,690 - $1,799 with 24-105mm lens

HDR Has in-camera HDR
Low light performance Lower noise at high ISO
Shutter lag Significantly more shutter lag
Canon EOS 5D Mark IV

Canon EOS 5D Mark IV

Pro DSLR

$3,299 body only

$4,049 with 24-70mm lens

Screen size Significantly larger screen
Screen resolution Significantly higher resolution screen
Thickness Slightly thicker
Canon EOS 5D Mark III

Canon EOS 5D Mark III

Pro DSLR

$2,026 - $2,299 body only

$3,049 with 24-70mm lens

HDR Has in-camera HDR
Screen size Significantly larger screen
Dynamic range Less dynamic range

Sony SLT-A65 Competitors

Sony SLT A57

Sony SLT A57

Entry-level DSLR

$634 body only

Continuous shooting Shoots faster
Dynamic range More dynamic range
GPS No built-in GPS
Sony SLT-A68

Sony SLT-A68

Boutique

Focus points Significantly more focus points
Screen size Much smaller screen
Sony SLT A58

Sony SLT A58

Entry-level DSLR

$943 with 10-24mm lens

Startup delay Much less startup delay
Battery life Slightly longer battery life
Screen size Much smaller screen

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