Canon EOS 5D Mark II vs Sony SLT A77 II

Winner
Canon EOS 5D Mark II

105

Sony SLT A77 II

100

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Canon EOS 5D Mark II

Almost no delay when powering up
Startup delay
400 ms startup delay
Great viewfinder
Viewfinder
Pentaprism
Large viewfinder
Viewfinder size
0.71x
Interchangeable lenses
Interchangeable lenses
Many lenses to choose from
 

Reasons to buy the Sony SLT A77 II

Movie format
Full HD
1080p @ 60fps
Viewfinder size
Large viewfinder
0.71x
Image stabilization
Image stabilization
  1. Sensor shift
Continuous shooting
Rapid fire
12 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 A77 II.

competitors

Canon EOS 5D Mark II Competitors

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
Screen resolution Higher resolution screen
Fastest shutter speed Much slower max shutter speed
Canon EOS 5D Mark III

Canon EOS 5D Mark III

Pro DSLR

$2,300 body only

$2,844 with 50mm lens

Screen size Significantly larger screen
Focus points Many more focus points
Size Slightly larger
Canon EOS 70D

Canon EOS 70D

Pro DSLR

$1,877 with 18-135mm lens

Continuous shooting Shoots much faster
Touch screen Has a touch screen
Viewfinder size Significantly smaller viewfinder

Sony SLT A77 II Competitors

Nikon D7200

Nikon D7200

Entry-level DSLR

$629 - $697 body only

$997 - $1,150 with 18-140mm lens

Viewfinder Has an optical viewfinder
Screen size Significantly larger screen
Continuous shooting Shoots much slower
Sony Alpha A5000

Sony Alpha A5000

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$498 with 16-50mm lens

Thickness Much thinner
Size Much smaller
Viewfinder No viewfinder
Sony SLT-A77

Sony SLT A77

Pro DSLR

$1,967 with 16-50mm lens

GPS Has a GPS
Battery life Longer battery life
Focus points Many fewer focus points

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