Sony Alpha ILCE-A6500 vs Fujifilm GFX 50S Comparison

Let’s compare the Sony Alpha ILCE-A6500 vs Fujifilm GFX 50S.

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 Fujifilm GFX 50S. While Sony Alpha ILCE-A6500 has APS-C sensor, Fujifilm GFX 50S has Medium format sensor and 24.2 has a 24.2 MP and Fujifilm GFX 50S has a 51.4 MP resolution.

  Sony Alpha ILCE-A6500 Fujifilm GFX 50S
  Sony Alpha ILCE-A6500 Front Fujifilm GFX 50S Front
Sensor and Camera Features
Brand Sony Fujifilm
Megapixels 24.2 51.4
Sensor Type CMOS CMOS
Sensor Format APS-C Medium format
SLR Type Mirrorless Mirrorless
Crop Factor 1.5x 0.8x
AA Filter Fixed None
Image Resolution 6000 x 4000 (24.0 MP, 3:2) 8256 x 6192 (51.1 MP, 4:3)
Body Image Stabilization Yes No
Native ISO Min 100 - Max 25600 Min 100 - Max 12800
Full ISO Settings Auto, 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200, 6400, 12800, 25600, expandable to 51200 Auto (1/2/3), 100-12800, expandable to 50-102400
Startup Time 1.3 seconds 1.3 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 Contrast Detection: 425 points; Single Point AF: 13x9 / 25x17 (Changeable Size of AF Frame Among 6 Types); Zone AF: 3x3 / 5x5 / 7x7 from 117 Areas on 13x9 Grid; Wide/Tracking AF: (Up to 9 Area); Single AF / Continuous AF / MF; Touch AF supported
Continuous Shooting Speed / Burst Mode Auto, 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200, 6400, 12800, 25600, expandable to 51200 Auto (1/2/3), 100-12800, expandable to 50-102400
Shutter Speed Range 1/4000 - 30 sec 1/16000 - 3600 sec
Bulb Mode Yes Yes
JPEG Buffer Size 231 40
AW Buffer Size 110 21
Screen/viewfinder
LCD 3.0 3.2
LCD Resolution 921,600 dots (307,200 px) 2,360,000 dots
Touchscreen Yes Yes
Articulating Screen Yes Yes
Tilt Swivel Screen No No
Selfie Screen No No
Top Deck Display No Yes
Focus Peaking Yes Yes
Viewfinder EVF / LCD EVF / 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 Detachable EVF-GFX1 electronic viewfinder: 0.5-inch 3.69M-dot OLED, 100% coverage, 0.85x magnification (35mm eq.), 23mm eyepoint, -4 to +2 diopter adjustment, eye sensor; optional Tilt Adapter EVF-TL1 available
Focus Peaking Yes Yes
Video Features
Video Resolution 3840x2160 (30p/25p/24p) 1920x1080 (30p/25p/24p/23.98p)
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 (MPEG-4 AVC / H.264, Audio: Linear PCM 48KHz stereo sound)
Memory Card Type MS PRO Duo / SD / SDHC / SDXC SD / SDHC / SDXC
Dual Card Slot No Yes
SD UHS Support
Microphone Jack Yes Yes
Headphone Jack No Yes
Flash and Internal Connections
Built-in Flash Yes No
Max Flash Sync Speed 1/160 1/125
Internal connections Micro (Type-D) HDMI, Multi Interface Shoe, Multi Micro USB Micro HDMI (Type-D), Micro USB 3 .0, 3.5mm external mic jack, 3.5mm headphone jack, 2.5mm remote release jack, DC input (15v)
Connectivity
Built-In Wi-Fi Yes Yes
NFC Yes No
Bluetooth Yes No
Built-In GPS No No
USB Type USB 2.0 High Speed,Bluetooth,WiFi USB 3.0 Super Speed,WiFi
Physical
Battery Life (CIPA) 310 shots 400 shots
Battery Types Lithium-ion rechargeable NP-T125 Lithium-ion rechargeable
Weight 16.0 oz (453 g) includes batteries 32.5 oz (920 g) includes batteries
Size 4.7 x 2.6 x 2.1 in. (120 x 67 x 53 mm) 5.8 x 3.7 x 3.6 in. (148 x 94 x 91 mm)
Price
Price Buy from Amazon for $1,098.00 Buy from Amazon for $5,499.00
Release Date 2016-11-15 2017-02-28