vs

     
 

Reasons to buy the Sony Alpha NEX-6

Viewfinder
Great viewfinder
Digital
Light sensitivity
High ISO
25,600 ISO
Supports 24p
24p movies
For that film look
HDR
In-camera HDR
Combines multiple exposures
 

Reasons to buy the Fujifilm X-M1

Sensor cleaning
Self cleaning sensor
Avoids dust in your photos
Sensor type
CMOS Sensor
Better in low light
Built-in flash
Built-in flash
External flash not needed
 
Differences | Recommendations | Cast your vote | Similarities | Competitors | Appearance | Discussion

differences

Advantages of the Fujifilm X-M1

Report a correction
Size Slightly smaller 117x67x39 mm vs 120x67x43 mm
Help
More than 10% smaller
Thickness Thinner 1.5" vs 1.7"
Help
Around 10% thinner
Fujifilm X-M1 Learn more about
the Fujifilm X-M1

Advantages of the Sony NEX-6

Report a correction
Viewfinder Has a viewfinder Digital vs None
Help
A viewfinder can help save battery life by keeping the screen turned off
Light sensitivity Better maximum light sensitivity 25,600 ISO vs 6,400 ISO
Help
The NEX-6's maximum light sensitivity is 2 f-stops better
Panorama Can create panoramas in-camera Yes vs No
Help
Stitches together multiple photos for a wide perspective
Supports 24p Supports 24p Yes vs No
Help
Get that real film feel
Focus points More focus points 99 vs 49
Help
Set focus accurately within the frame
Lens availability More lenses available 21 lenses vs 8 lenses
Help
More than 2.5x more lenses available
Battery life Slightly longer battery life 360 shots vs 350 shots
Help
Almost the same
Lowest price Cheaper $492.69 vs $649.00
Help
The best price we've seen is $156 cheaper (more than 20% less)
Weight Lighter 287 g vs 330 g
Help
More than 10% lighter
Sony Alpha NEX-6 Learn more about
the Sony NEX-6
vs

recommendations

Snapsort can't make a recommendation (yet) because it doesn't have enough data yet about the Fujifilm X-M1.

similarities

Compared to recent mirrorless cameras

Common Strengths Common Weaknesses
Screen flips out Flip-out screens Help
Great for movies
Built-in flash Each has a built-in flash Help
External flash not needed
Fastest shutter speed Slow max shutter speed Help
1/4000 of a second
Touch screen No touchscreens Help
More buttons
External mic jack Neither has an external mic jack Help
Limited to the in-camera mic
Image stabilization No image stabilization Help
Risk of blur

dxomark

DXOMark

competitors

Shared Competitors

Advantages

Disadvantages

Sony Alpha A6000

Sony Alpha A6000

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$648 body only

$798 with 16-50mm lens

Low light performance Is slightly less noisy at high ISO
True resolution Takes significantly higher resolution photos
Sony NEX-7

Sony NEX-7

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$815 body only

$979 with 18-55mm lens

True resolution Takes significantly higher resolution photos
Startup delay Has slightly less startup delay
Lowest price Is slightly more expensive
Weight Is slightly heavier
Sony NEX-5T

Sony NEX-5T

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$448 body only

$1,299 with 18-200mm lens

Touch screen Has a touch screen
Movie continuous focus Can focus continuously while recording movies
Built-in flash Doesn't have a built-in flash
Fujifilm X-E1

Fujifilm X-E1

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$599 body only

$799 with 18-55mm lens

External mic jack Has an external mic jack
Weight Is slightly heavier
HDR Lacks a built in HDR feature
Samsung NX300

Samsung NX300

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$500 body only

$614 - $670 with 18-55mm lens

Screen size Has a slightly larger screen
True resolution Takes slightly higher resolution photos
Built-in flash Doesn't have a built-in flash
Screen resolution Has a slightly lower resolution screen
Sony Alpha A5000

Sony Alpha A5000

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$498 with 16-50mm lens

True resolution Takes slightly higher resolution photos
Movie continuous focus Can focus continuously while recording movies
External flash Doesn't support an external flash
Sensor cleaning Lacks a self cleaning sensor
Olympus OM-D E-M5

Olympus OM-D E-M5

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$740 - $999 body only

$870 - $1,099 with 14-42mm lens

Image stabilization Has image stabilization
Touch screen Has a touch screen
Built-in flash Doesn't have a built-in flash
Lowest price Is slightly more expensive

Fujifilm X-M1 Competitors

Advantages

Disadvantages

Fujifilm X-A1

Fujifilm X-A1

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$450 - $599 with 16-50mm lens

Image stabilization Image stabilization
Lowest price Cheaper
Sensor cleaning Lacks a self cleaning sensor
Continuous shooting Shoots slower
Fujifilm X-E2

Fujifilm X-E2

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$936 body only

$1,299 - $1,399 with 18-55mm lens

Viewfinder Has a viewfinder
Panorama Can create panoramas in-camera
Screen flips out Screen does not flip out
Continuous shooting Shoots slightly slower
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GM1

Panasonic Lumix DMC-GM1

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$650 - $748 with 12-32mm lens

Light sensitivity Better maximum light sensitivity
Lens availability Much more lenses available
Screen flips out Screen does not flip out
Battery life Significantly shorter battery life

Sony Alpha NEX-6 Competitors

Advantages

Disadvantages

No significant competitors found that are specific to the Sony Alpha NEX-6.

appearance

Fujifilm X-M1 Sony Alpha NEX-6
Fujifilm X-M1 Sony Alpha NEX-6

discussion

Fujifilm X-M1
X-M1
Fujifilm

Report a correction
Sony Alpha NEX-6
Alpha NEX-6
Sony

Report a correction

Showing 1 comments

Sayantan Dutta (6:54 AM, September 05, 2013)
Price of X-M1 is 42, 999K