Sony NEX 5N vs Samsung NX5

Sony NEX-5N
Samsung NX5

Reasons to buy the Sony NEX 5N

Low noise at high ISO
Low light performance
1,079 ISO
Great color depth
Color depth
23.6 bits
Touch screen
Touch screen
Fewer buttons
24p movies
Supports 24p
For that film look
 

Reasons to buy the Samsung NX5

Viewfinder
Great viewfinder
Digital
Built-in flash
Built-in flash
External flash not needed

galleries

Explore our gallery of 23 sample photos taken by the Samsung NX5.
Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Sony NEX-5N.

competitors

Sony NEX-5N Competitors

Sony NEX 5R

Sony NEX 5R

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$795 body only

$778 with 18-55mm lens

Focus points More focus points
Overall image quality Slightly better image quality
Low light performance Much more noise at high ISO
Sony Alpha NEX-5

Sony Alpha NEX-5

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$390 body only

$500 with 16-50mm lens

Low light performance Much more noise at high ISO
Sony Alpha A5000

Sony Alpha A5000

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$348 body only

$379 - $390 with 16-50mm lens

Low light performance Slightly lower noise at high ISO
True resolution Higher true resolution
Screen resolution Significantly lower resolution screen

Samsung NX5 Competitors

Samsung NX11

Samsung NX11

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

Screen type Has an OLED screen
Live view Has live view
Samsung NX1000

Samsung NX1000

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$530 with 20-50mm lens

Screen resolution Much higher resolution screen
Live view Has live view
Viewfinder No viewfinder
Samsung NX1

Samsung NX1

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$3,517 with 16-50mm lens

Screen resolution Much higher resolution screen
Movie format Higher resolution movies
Size Significantly larger

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