Sony NEX 5R vs Sony Alpha NEX-3N

Winner
Sony NEX 5R

100

Sony Alpha NEX-3N

88

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Sony NEX 5R

Great image quality
Overall image quality
78.0
Great color depth
Color depth
23.7 bits
Wide dynamic range
Dynamic range
13.1 EV
Touch screen
Touch screen
Fewer buttons
 

Reasons to buy the Sony Alpha NEX-3N

Low light performance
Low noise at high ISO
1,067 ISO
Shutter lag
Barely any delay taking photos
272 ms shutter lag
Battery life
Great battery life
480 shots
Built-in flash
Built-in flash
External flash not needed

galleries

Explore our gallery of 19 sample photos taken by the Sony Alpha NEX-3N.
Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Sony NEX 5R.

competitors

Sony NEX 5R Competitors

Sony Alpha A6000

Sony Alpha A6000

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$450 - $498 body only

$579 - $598 with 16-50mm lens

Image stabilization Image stabilization
Viewfinder Has a viewfinder
Touch screen No touch screen
Sony NEX-5N

Sony NEX 5N

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

Battery life Much longer battery life
Focus points Fewer focus points
Sony Alpha NEX-6

Sony Alpha NEX-6

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$761 body only

Viewfinder Has a viewfinder
Battery life Longer battery life
Touch screen No touch screen

Sony Alpha NEX-3N Competitors

Sony NEX F3

Sony NEX F3

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$230 body only

$520 with 18-55mm lens

Startup delay Much less startup delay
Screen resolution Significantly higher resolution screen
Battery life Slightly shorter battery life
Sony NEX-7

Sony NEX 7

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$433 body only

$802 with 18-55mm lens

Startup delay Much less startup delay
Screen resolution Significantly higher resolution screen
Battery life Shorter battery life
Sony NEX C3

Sony NEX C3

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$310 body only

$350 with 18-55mm lens

Image stabilization Image stabilization
Startup delay Much less startup delay
Shutter lag Much more shutter lag

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