Sony SLT A65 vs Sony NEX 5N

Winner
Sony SLT-A65

49

Sony NEX-5N

47

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Sony SLT A65

Image stabilization
Image stabilization
  1. Sensor shift
External mic jack
External mic jack
Record higher quality audio with a microphone
Slightly more lenses available
Lens availability
126 lenses
Phase detection autofocus
Badge
fast and accurate
 

Reasons to buy the Sony NEX 5N

Size
Really small
Compact (111×59×38 mm)
Touch screen
Touch screen
Fewer buttons
Thickness
Thin
1.5"
Weight
Light-weight
269 g

galleries

Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Sony SLT-A65.
Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Sony NEX-5N.

competitors

Sony SLT-A65 Competitors

Sony SLT-A68

Sony SLT-A68

Boutique

Focus points More focus points
Screen size Much smaller screen
Sony SLT-A77

Sony SLT A77

Pro DSLR

$1,640 body only

$1,642 with 16-50mm lens

Weather sealed Weather sealed
Overall image quality Better image quality
Size Larger
Canon EOS 80D

Canon EOS 80D

Entry-level DSLR

$903 - $1,099 body only

$1,249 with 18-55mm lens

Weather sealed Weather sealed
Touch screen Has a touch screen
GPS No built-in GPS

Sony NEX-5N Competitors

Sony NEX 5R

Sony NEX 5R

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$499 body only

$806 with 18-55mm lens

Focus points More focus points
Dynamic range More dynamic range
Battery life Slightly shorter battery life
Sony Alpha A6000

Sony Alpha A6000

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$449 - $548 body only

$547 - $648 with 16-50mm lens

Image stabilization Image stabilization
External mic jack Has an external mic jack
Touch screen No touch screen
Sony NEX 5T

Sony NEX 5T

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$530 body only

Focus points More focus points
Dynamic range More dynamic range
Battery life Slightly shorter battery life

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