Canon EOS M6 Mark II vs Sony Alpha ILCE-A7R II Comparison



Let’s compare the Canon EOS M6 Mark II vs Sony Alpha ILCE-A7R II.

Our comparison table below covers all the important specifications of each camera. In this side-by-side review, we will be comparing Canon EOS M6 Mark II and Sony Alpha ILCE-A7R II. While Canon EOS M6 Mark II has APS-C sensor, Sony Alpha ILCE-A7R II has 35mm sensor and 32.5 has a 32.5 MP and Sony Alpha ILCE-A7R II has a 42.4 MP resolution.

  Canon EOS M6 Mark II Sony Alpha ILCE-A7R II
  Canon EOS M6 Mark II Front Sony Alpha ILCE-A7R II Front
Sensor and Camera Features
Brand Canon Sony
Megapixels 32.5 42.4
Sensor Type CMOS CMOS
Sensor Format APS-C 35mm
SLR Type Mirrorless Mirrorless
Crop Factor 1.6x 1.0x
AA Filter Fixed None
Image Resolution 6960 x 4640 (32.3 MP, 3:2) 7952 x 5304 (42.2 MP, 3:2)
Body Image Stabilization No Yes
Native ISO Min 100 - Max 25600 Min 100 - Max 25600
Full ISO Settings Auto, 100 - 25600 in 1/3 or 1EV steps, Expandable to 51200 AUTO (ISO 100-6400, selectable lower limit and upper limit), ISO 100 - 25600, expandable to ISO 50 - 102400
Startup Time 1.5 seconds
AF System and Shooting
Auto Focus Type Dual Pixel CMOS AF (Face+Tracking AF, Spot AF, Zone AF, 1-point AF); Maximum 5481 manually selectable positions Fast Hybrid AF with 399 focal plane phase detect points and 25 contrast detect AF points; Wide (399 points for phase-detection AF / 25 points for contrast-detection AF) / Center / Flexible Spot (S/M/L) / Zone / Expand Flexible Spot / Lock-on AF (Wide / Zone / Center / Flexible Spot (S/M/L) / Expand Flexible Spot)
Continuous Shooting Speed / Burst Mode Auto, 100 - 25600 in 1/3 or 1EV steps, Expandable to 51200 AUTO (ISO 100-6400, selectable lower limit and upper limit), ISO 100 - 25600, expandable to ISO 50 - 102400
Shutter Speed Range 1/16000 - 30 sec 1/8000 - 30 sec
Bulb Mode Yes Yes
JPEG Buffer Size 23
AW Buffer Size 23
Screen/viewfinder
LCD 3.0 3.0
LCD Resolution 1,040,000 dots (346,600 px) 1,228,800 dots (307,200 px)
Touchscreen Yes No
Articulating Screen Yes Yes
Tilt Swivel Screen No No
Selfie Screen Yes No
Top Deck Display No No
Focus Peaking Yes Yes
Viewfinder No / LCD EVF / LCD
Viewfinder Type Optional external EVF-DC1 or EVF-DC2 connects via hot shoe. EVF-DC2 included in some kits (0.39-inch 2.36M-dot OLED ~100% coverage, 22mm eyepoint, -3 to +1 diopter) EVF: 1.3cm (0.5-inch) 2.4M-dot XGA color OLED, 100% coverage, 0.78x magnification, -4.0 to +3.0 diopter, eyepoint 23mm from the eyepiece lens/18.5mm from the eyepiece frame at -1 m-1 (CIPA standard), eye sensor
Focus Peaking Yes Yes
Video Features
Video Resolution 3480x2160 (30p/​25p) 3840x2160 (30p/25p/24p)
Video File Format MOV (Video: H.264 All-I, Audio: Stereo Linear PCM), MP4 (Video: H.264 IPB/IPB Light, Audio: AAC) XAVC S / AVCHD 2.0 / MP4; Audio: LPCM / Dolby Digital (AC-3) / MPEG-4 AAC-LC, stereo
Memory Card Type SD / SDHC / SDXC MS PRO Duo / SD / SDHC / SDXC
Dual Card Slot No No
SD UHS Support
Microphone Jack Yes Yes
Headphone Jack No Yes
Flash and Internal Connections
Built-in Flash Yes No
Max Flash Sync Speed 1/200 1/250
Internal connections Micro (Type-D) HDMI, USB Type-C, 3.5mm Microphone Jack, Wired Remote Jack Multi-Terminal Micro USB (with remote support), Type-D Micro HDMI with BRAVIA Sync, PhotoTV HD, 4K still image playback; Microphone and Headphone jacks
Connectivity
Built-In Wi-Fi Yes Yes
NFC No Yes
Bluetooth Yes No
Built-In GPS No No
USB Type USB 2.0 High Speed,Bluetooth,WiFi USB 2.0 High Speed,WiFi
Physical
Battery Life (CIPA) 250 shots 290 shots
Battery Types LP-E17 Lithium-ion rechargeable NP-FW50 Lithium-ion rechargeable
Weight 19.0 oz (538 g) includes batteries, kit lens 22.6 oz (640 g) includes batteries
Size 4.7 x 2.8 x 1.9 in. (120 x 70 x 49 mm) 5.0 x 3.8 x 2.4 in. (127 x 96 x 60 mm)
Price
Price Buy from Amazon for $849.33 Buy from Amazon for $1,598.00
Release Date 2019-09-15 2015-08-15