Sony NEX 5R vs Sony NEX 5T

Tie
Sony NEX 5R

99

Sony NEX 5T

98

Tie

Reasons to buy the Sony NEX 5R

Full HD
Movie format
1080p @ 60fps
Touch screen
Touch screen
Fewer buttons
24p movies
Supports 24p
For that film look
Movie continuous focus
Movie continuous focus
Makes it easy to get in-focus movies
 

Reasons to buy the Sony NEX 5T

Movie format
Full HD
1080p @ 60fps
Touch screen
Touch screen
Fewer buttons
Supports 24p
24p movies
For that film look
Movie continuous focus
Movie continuous focus
Makes it easy to get in-focus movies

galleries

Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Sony NEX 5R.
Explore our gallery of 26 sample photos taken by the Sony NEX 5T.

competitors

Sony NEX 5R Competitors

Canon EOS 80D

Canon EOS 80D

Entry-level DSLR

$872 - $999 body only

$870 - $1,149 with 18-55mm lens

Viewfinder Has a viewfinder
Lens availability Much more lenses available
Size Much larger
Sony Alpha NEX-6

Sony Alpha NEX-6

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$606 body only

Viewfinder Has a viewfinder
Built-in flash Built-in flash
Touch screen No touch screen
Sony Alpha A5100

Sony Alpha A5100

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$363 - $448 body only

$450 - $548 with 16-50mm lens

Autofocus Faster autofocus
True resolution Significantly higher true resolution
External flash No external flash support

Sony NEX 5T Competitors

Sony NEX-5N

Sony NEX 5N

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

Battery life Longer battery life
Focus points Fewer focus points
Sony Alpha NEX-5

Sony Alpha NEX-5

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$593 body only

Lowest price Slightly cheaper
Touch screen No touch screen
Canon EOS M10

Canon EOS M10

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$599 with 15-45mm lens

Autofocus Faster autofocus
Screen resolution Higher resolution screen
Lens availability Significantly fewer lenses available

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Peter (9:55 AM, March 18, 2014)
This comparrison seems off. The 5r seems better and cheaper. Yet the 5T pips it. The reason is not obvious.