Nikon D7200 vs Sony Alpha a6500

Nikon D7200
Sony Alpha a6500

Reasons to buy the Nikon D7200

Large screen
Screen size
3.2"
Slightly more lenses available
Lens availability
230 lenses
Built-in focus motor
Badge
Autofocuses with more lenses
Great battery life
Battery life
1110 shots
 

Reasons to buy the Sony Alpha a6500

Size
Really small
Mid size (120×67×53 mm)
Image stabilization
Image stabilization
  1. Sensor shift
Touch screen
Touch screen
Fewer buttons
Screen flips out
Flip-out screen
Great for movies

competitors

Nikon D7200 Competitors

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Nikon D5600

Entry-level DSLR

$697 body only

$797 with 18-55mm lens

Touch screen Has a touch screen
Screen flips out Has a flip-out screen
Viewfinder coverage Much less viewfinder coverage
Canon EOS 80D

Canon EOS 80D

Entry-level DSLR

$1,099 body only

$1,249 with 18-55mm lens

Touch screen Has a touch screen
Screen flips out Has a flip-out screen
Screen size Significantly smaller screen
Nikon D7100

Nikon D7100

Entry-level DSLR

$600 - $697 body only

$997 - $1,447 with 18-105mm lens

Movie continuous focus Continuous video focus
Startup delay Slightly less startup delay
Light sensitivity (boost) Worse boost ISO

Sony Alpha a6500 Competitors

Sony Alpha a6300

Sony Alpha a6300

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$970 - $998 body only

$1,057 - $1,148 with 16-50mm lens

Battery life Slightly longer battery life
Weight Slightly lighter
Touch screen No touch screen
Canon EOS M5

Canon EOS M5

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$979 body only

$1,099 with 15-45mm lens

Screen resolution Significantly higher resolution screen
Screen size Significantly larger screen
Focus points Many fewer focus points
Sony Alpha A6000

Sony Alpha A6000

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$548 body only

$598 - $698 with 16-50mm lens

Viewfinder size Significantly larger viewfinder
Image stabilization Better image stabilization
Weather sealed No weather sealing

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Nikon D7200
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