Sony SLT A55 vs Sony Alpha DSLR-A100

Winner
Sony SLT-A55

100

Sony Alpha DSLR-A100

44

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Sony SLT A55

Full HD
Movie format
1080p @ 30fps
Great color depth
Color depth
23 bits
Wide dynamic range
Dynamic range
12.4 EV
Large screen
Screen size
3"
 

Reasons to buy the Sony Alpha DSLR-A100

Viewfinder
Great viewfinder
Pentamirror
Battery life
Great battery life
750 shots
Size
Really small
Prosumer size (133×95×71 mm)
Interchangeable lenses
Interchangeable lenses
Many lenses to choose from

galleries

Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Sony Alpha DSLR-A100.
Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Sony SLT-A55.

competitors

Sony SLT-A55 Competitors

Sony SLT A58

Sony SLT A58

Entry-level DSLR

$627 with 18-55mm lens

Supports 24p Supports 24p
True resolution Much higher true resolution
Screen resolution Much lower resolution screen
Sony SLT A57

Sony SLT A57

Entry-level DSLR

$592 body only

Supports 24p Supports 24p
Movie format Lower frame rate movies
GPS No built-in GPS
Sony SLT-A68

Sony SLT-A68

Boutique

Supports 24p Supports 24p
Movie format Lower frame rate movies
Screen resolution Much lower resolution screen

Sony Alpha DSLR-A100 Competitors

Canon EOS Rebel T5

Canon EOS Rebel T5

Entry-level DSLR

$325 body only

$379 - $399 with 18-55mm lens

Movie format Shoots movies
Screen size Much larger screen
Image stabilization No image stabilization
Sony Alpha DSLR-A200

Sony Alpha DSLR-A200

Entry-level DSLR

Screen size Much larger screen
Autofocus Faster autofocus
Startup delay More startup delay
Sony Alpha DSLR-A300

Sony Alpha DSLR-A300

Entry-level DSLR

Live view Has live view
Screen size Much larger screen
Viewfinder size Smaller viewfinder

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