Sony Alpha A5100 vs Sony Alpha A3000

Winner
Sony Alpha A5100

100

Sony Alpha A3000

90

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Sony Alpha A5100

High true resolution
True resolution
24.7 MP
Touch screen
Touch screen
Fewer buttons
Movie continuous focus
Movie continuous focus
Makes it easy to get in-focus movies
Phase detection autofocus
Badge
fast and accurate
 

Reasons to buy the Sony Alpha A3000

Viewfinder
Great viewfinder
Digital
Image stabilization
Image stabilization
  1. Lens
Shutter lag
Barely any delay taking photos
279 ms shutter lag
Battery life
Great battery life
480 shots

competitors

Sony Alpha A5100 Competitors

Sony Alpha A6000

Sony Alpha A6000

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$445 - $548 body only

$479 - $648 with 16-50mm lens

Image stabilization Image stabilization
Viewfinder Has a viewfinder
Touch screen No touch screen
Sony Alpha A5000

Sony Alpha A5000

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$300 body only

$395 with 16-50mm lens

Battery life Longer battery life
Light sensitivity Better maximum light sensitivity
Screen resolution Significantly lower resolution screen
Canon EOS M10

Canon EOS M10

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$449 - $599 with 15-45mm lens

Light sensitivity Better maximum light sensitivity
Screen resolution Higher resolution screen
Battery life Much shorter battery life

Sony Alpha A3000 Competitors

Canon EOS 600D

Canon EOS 600D

Entry-level DSLR

$432 body only

$540 with 18-55mm lens

Startup delay Much less startup delay
Screen resolution Much higher resolution screen
Image stabilization No image stabilization
Sony Alpha A5000

Sony Alpha A5000

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$300 body only

$395 with 16-50mm lens

Movie continuous focus Continuous video focus
Screen flips out Has a flip-out screen
Image stabilization No image stabilization
Sony Alpha A6000

Sony Alpha A6000

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$445 - $548 body only

$479 - $648 with 16-50mm lens

Screen resolution Much higher resolution screen
Movie continuous focus Continuous video focus
Battery life Shorter battery life

discussion

Sony Alpha A5100
Alpha A5100
Sony

Report a correction
Sony Alpha A3000
Alpha A3000
Sony

Report a correction

Showing 0 comments