Sony Alpha ILCE-A6600 vs Leica S3 Comparison



Let’s compare the Sony Alpha ILCE-A6600 vs Leica S3.

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-A6600 and Leica S3. While Sony Alpha ILCE-A6600 has APS-C sensor, Leica S3 has Medium format sensor and 24.2 has a 24.2 MP and Leica S3 has a 64.0 MP resolution.

  Sony Alpha ILCE-A6600 Leica S3
  Sony Alpha ILCE-A6600 Front Leica S3 Front
Sensor and Camera Features
Brand Sony Leica
Megapixels 24.2 64.0
Sensor Type CMOS CMOS
Sensor Format APS-C Medium format
SLR Type Mirrorless Dslr
Crop Factor 1.5x 0.8x
AA Filter Fixed None
Image Resolution 6000 x 4000 (24.0 MP, 3:2) 9800 x 6530 (64.0 MP, 3:2)
Body Image Stabilization Yes No
Native ISO Min 100 - Max 32000 Min 100 - Max 50000
Full ISO Settings Auto, 100-32000, expandable to 50-102400 Auto, 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200, 6400, 12500, 25000, 50000
Startup Time
AF System and Shooting
Auto Focus Type Hybrid Contrast/Phase Detection: Wide (425 points phase-detection AF, 425 points contrast-detection AF), Zone, Center, Flexible Spot (Small / Medium / Large), Expanded Flexible Spot; Real-time Eye AF, Animal Eye AF Phase-detect TTL with central cross-hair sensor: Choice of AFs (single) = Sharpness priority, AFc (continuous) = Shutter release priority, MF (manual), Manual override of automatic setting possible at any time; Contrast detect AF during live view at any point in image
Continuous Shooting Speed / Burst Mode Auto, 100-32000, expandable to 50-102400 Auto, 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200, 6400, 12500, 25000, 50000
Shutter Speed Range 1/4000 - 30 sec 1/4000 - 125 sec
Bulb Mode Yes Yes
JPEG Buffer Size Unlimited
AW Buffer Size 6
Screen/viewfinder
LCD 3.0 3.0
LCD Resolution 921,600 dots (307,200 px) 921,600 dots
Touchscreen Yes No
Articulating Screen Yes No
Tilt Swivel Screen No No
Selfie Screen Yes No
Top Deck Display No Yes
Focus Peaking Yes Yes
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 High eyepoint pentaprism viewfinder, 98% coverage, 0.87x magnification, -3 to +1 diopter correction, interchangeable focusing screen, ground glass screen with microprism ring and split image (standard)
Focus Peaking Yes Yes
Video Features
Video Resolution 3840x2160 (30p/​25p/​24p) 4096x2160 (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 (motion JPEG)
Memory Card Type MS PRO Duo / SD / SDHC / SDXC CF1 / SD / SDHC / SDXC
Dual Card Slot No Yes
SD UHS Support Dual SD + CF (UDMA7)
Microphone Jack Yes Yes
Headphone Jack Yes Yes
Flash and Internal Connections
Built-in Flash Yes No
Max Flash Sync Speed 1/160 1/125 or 1/1000 depending on lens (shutter type)
Internal connections Micro (Type-D) HDMI, Multi Interface Shoe, Multi Micro USB, 3.5mm microphone jack, 3.5mm headphone jack Mini HDMI Type C, X-sync, 7-pin LEMO socket for remote accessories, contact strip for multi-function hand grip, audio in (3.5 mm jack) and audio out (3.5 mm jack) with audio adapter S (supplied with the camera)
Connectivity
Built-In Wi-Fi Yes Yes
NFC Yes No
Bluetooth Yes No
Built-In GPS No Yes
USB Type USB 2.0 High Speed,Bluetooth,WiFi USB 3.0 Super Speed,WiFi
Physical
Battery Life (CIPA) 720 shots
Battery Types Lithium-ion rechargeable Lithium-ion rechargeable
Weight 29.2 oz (828 g) includes batteries, kit lens 44.4 oz (1,260 g) includes batteries
Size 4.7 x 2.6 x 2.7 in. (120 x 67 x 69 mm) 6.3 x 4.7 x 3.1 in. (160 x 120 x 80 mm)
Price
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Release Date 2019-11-15 2020-03-06