Sony Alpha ILCE-A6500 vs Canon EOS Rebel T6 (EOS 1300D) Comparison

Let’s compare the Sony Alpha ILCE-A6500 vs Canon EOS Rebel T6 (EOS 1300D).

Our comparison table below covers all the important specifications of each camera. In this side-by-side review, we will be comparing Sony Alpha ILCE-A6500 and Canon EOS Rebel T6 (EOS 1300D). Both cameras have APS-C sensors but Sony Alpha ILCE-A6500 has a 24.2 MP and Canon EOS Rebel T6 (EOS 1300D) has a 18.0 MP resolution.

  Sony Alpha ILCE-A6500 Canon EOS Rebel T6 (EOS 1300D)
  Sony Alpha ILCE-A6500 Front Canon EOS Rebel T6 (EOS 1300D) Front
Sensor and Camera Features
Brand Sony Canon
Megapixels 24.2 18.0
Sensor Type CMOS CMOS
Sensor Format APS-C APS-C
SLR Type Mirrorless Dslr
Crop Factor 1.5x 1.6x
AA Filter Fixed Fixed
Image Resolution 6000 x 4000 (24.0 MP, 3:2) 5184 x 3456 (17.9 MP, 3:2)
Body Image Stabilization Yes No
Native ISO Min 100 - Max 25600 Min 100 - Max 6400
Full ISO Settings Auto, 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200, 6400, 12800, 25600, expandable to 51200 Auto, 100 - 6400 in 1/3 or 1EV steps, expandable to 12800
Startup Time 1.3 seconds 0.5 seconds
AF System and Shooting
Auto Focus Type Hybrid Contrast/Phase Detection: Wide (425 points phase-detection AF, 169 points contrast-detection AF), Zone, Center, Flexible Spot (Small / Medium / Large), Expanded Flexible Spot Phase Detect with TTL-CT-SIR AF-dedicated CMOS Sensor: 9 points; 1 cross-type f/5.6, 8 single-axis; Live View: Phase Detect, Contrast Detect, Face Detect modes
Continuous Shooting Speed / Burst Mode Auto, 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200, 6400, 12800, 25600, expandable to 51200 Auto, 100 - 6400 in 1/3 or 1EV steps, expandable to 12800
Shutter Speed Range 1/4000 - 30 sec 1/4000 - 30 sec
Bulb Mode Yes Yes
JPEG Buffer Size 231 15
AW Buffer Size 110 6
Screen/viewfinder
LCD 3.0 3.0
LCD Resolution 921,600 dots (307,200 px) 921,600 dots (307,200 px)
Touchscreen Yes No
Articulating Screen Yes No
Tilt Swivel Screen No No
Selfie Screen No No
Top Deck Display No No
Focus Peaking Yes No
Viewfinder EVF / LCD Optical / LCD
Viewfinder Type EVF type; 1.0cm (0.39-inch) 2.3M-dot XGA OLED, 100% coverage, 1.07x mag. (0.70x 35mm eq.), 23mm eyepoint, -4 to +3 diopter SLR type; fixed eye-level pentamirror, 95% coverage, 0.80x mag., 21mm eyepoint, -2.5 to +0.5 diopter
Focus Peaking Yes No
Video Features
Video Resolution 3840x2160 (30p/25p/24p) 1920x1080 (30p/25p/24p)
Video File Format XAVC S / AVCHD format Ver. 2.0 compliant / MP4; Audio: LPCM, 2ch / Dolby Digital (AC-3), 2ch, Dolby Digital Stereo Creator / MPEG-4 AAC-LC, 2ch MOV (image data: MPEG4 ACV/H.264; audio: Linear PCM (monaural))
Memory Card Type MS PRO Duo / SD / SDHC / SDXC SD / SDHC / SDXC
Dual Card Slot No No
SD UHS Support
Microphone Jack Yes No
Headphone Jack No No
Flash and Internal Connections
Built-in Flash Yes Yes
Max Flash Sync Speed 1/160 1/200
Internal connections Micro (Type-D) HDMI, Multi Interface Shoe, Multi Micro USB Mini (Type-C) HDMI-CEC, Wired Remote Jack
Connectivity
Built-In Wi-Fi Yes Yes
NFC Yes 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) 310 shots 500 shots
Battery Types Lithium-ion rechargeable Lithium-ion rechargeble
Weight 16.0 oz (453 g) includes batteries 24.6 oz (697 g) includes batteries, kit lens
Size 4.7 x 2.6 x 2.1 in. (120 x 67 x 53 mm) 5.1 x 4.0 x 3.1 in. (129 x 101 x 78 mm)
Price
Price Buy from Amazon for $1,098.00 Buy from Amazon for $399.00
Release Date 2016-11-15 2016-04-15