Compared to The best recent entry-level DSLRs

Rank Out of Score
Sony SLT A58 #1 2 100
Sony Alpha DSLR-A560 #2 2 104
Sony SLT A58 Sony Alpha DSLR-A560
Score Score
DXO Mark Scores
Low light performance 35.0 40.0
Color depth 22.5 20.0
Dynamic range 21.3 20.0
Misc
Cross type focus points 3.8 3.8
Shutter lag 5.6 11.3
Viewfinder size 28.1 9.4
Popularity 3.0 1.0
Screen
Screen resolution 8.7 18.8
Screen size 16.2 22.5
Touch screen 0.0 0.0
Advanced
Image stabilization 20.0 20.0
Continuous shooting 8.1 6.9
Form factor
Viewfinder 15.0 22.5
Lens availability 2.5 2.5
Movies
Movie format 25.0 25.0
Total 214.9 223.5
Best total 214.9 214.9
Score 100 104
Sony SLT A58 Sony Alpha DSLR-A560
Score Weight Score Weight
DXO Mark Scores
Low light performance
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753 ISO 35.0 × 100.0 = 35.0 817 ISO 40.0 × 100.0 = 40.0
Color depth
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23.3 bits 90.0 × 25.0 = 22.5 22.5 bits 80.0 × 25.0 = 20.0
Dynamic range
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12.5 EV 85.0 × 25.0 = 21.3 12.3 EV 80.0 × 25.0 = 20.0
Misc
Cross type focus points
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3 10.0 × 37.5 = 3.8 3 10.0 × 37.5 = 3.8
Shutter lag
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326 ms 15.0 × 37.5 = 5.6 295 ms 30.0 × 37.5 = 11.3
Viewfinder size
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0.65x 75.0 × 37.5 = 28.1 0.52x 25.0 × 37.5 = 9.4
Popularity
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24 15.0 × 20.0 = 3.0 0 5.0 × 20.0 = 1.0
Screen
Screen resolution
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460k dots 35.0 × 25.0 = 8.7 921k dots 75.0 × 25.0 = 18.8
Screen size
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2.7" 65.0 × 25.0 = 16.2 3" 90.0 × 25.0 = 22.5
Touch screen
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No 0.0 × 12.5 = 0.0 No 0.0 × 12.5 = 0.0
Advanced
Image stabilization
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  1. Sensor shift
80.0 × 25.0 = 20.0
  1. Sensor shift
80.0 × 25.0 = 20.0
Continuous shooting
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8 fps 65.0 × 12.5 = 8.1 7 fps 55.0 × 12.5 = 6.9
Form factor
Viewfinder
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Digital 60.0 × 25.0 = 15.0 Pentamirror 90.0 × 25.0 = 22.5
Lens availability
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126 lenses 50.0 × 5.0 = 2.5 126 lenses 50.0 × 5.0 = 2.5
Movies
Movie format
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1080p @ 30fps 100.0 × 25.0 = 25.0 1080p @ 30fps 100.0 × 25.0 = 25.0
Total 214.9 Total 223.5
Best total 214.9 Best total 214.9
Sony SLT A58 Score 100 Sony Alpha DSLR-A560 Score 104