Sony SLT A77 vs Nikon D300S

Winner
Sony SLT-A77

100

Nikon D300S

90

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Sony SLT A77

Great color depth
Color depth
24 bits
Large viewfinder
Viewfinder size
0.72x
Image stabilization
Image stabilization
  1. Sensor shift
High true resolution
True resolution
24 MP
 

Reasons to buy the Nikon D300S

Startup delay
Almost no delay when powering up
300 ms startup delay
Viewfinder
Great viewfinder
Pentaprism
Lens availability
Slightly more lenses available
230 lenses
Viewfinder coverage
Great viewfinder coverage
100%

galleries

Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Nikon D300S.
Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Sony SLT-A77.

competitors

Sony SLT-A77 Competitors

Sony SLT A77 II

Sony SLT A77 II

Pro DSLR

$1,198 body only

$1,798 with 16-50mm lens

Overall image quality Better image quality
Focus points Significantly more focus points
3D Doesn't take 3D photos
Sony SLT-A68

Sony SLT-A68

Boutique

Focus points Significantly more focus points
Weight Lighter
Screen size Much smaller screen
Nikon D7100

Nikon D7100

Entry-level DSLR

$598 - $697 body only

$997 - $1,071 with 18-105mm lens

Viewfinder Has an optical viewfinder
Screen size Significantly larger screen
Panorama Lacks in-camera panoramic stitching

Nikon D300S Competitors

Nikon D7100

Nikon D7100

Entry-level DSLR

$598 - $697 body only

$997 - $1,071 with 18-105mm lens

Overall image quality Significantly better image quality
HDR Has in-camera HDR
Continuous shooting Shoots slower
Nikon D300

Nikon D300

Pro DSLR

$1,999 with 18-135mm lens

Color depth Worse color depth
Nikon D7200

Nikon D7200

Entry-level DSLR

$785 - $997 body only

$1,047 - $1,297 with 18-140mm lens

Overall image quality Significantly better image quality
Color depth Better color depth
Continuous shooting Shoots slower

discussion

Sony SLT-A77
SLT A77
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Nikon D300S
D300S
Nikon

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