Sony A6300 vs A6000 Specs Comparison

Here is the quick specs comparison of Sony A6300 and Sony A6000. You can take a look at the key differences between the two Sony APS-C E-mount mirrorless cameras.

Sony A6300 ($998 at Amazon, B&H, Adorama): Featuring a newly developed 24 Megapixel APS-C sensor and a completely revamped ‘4D’ AF system with 425 phase-detection AF points, the a6300 sits at the top of Sony’s APS-C mirrorless lineup. It also have 11fps continuous shooting (8fps continuous live view), Silent shooting, Max ISO of 51200 and 4K video capture up to 100 Mbps.

Sony A6000 ($498 at Amazon, B&H, Adorama): The Sony a6000 wins gold award from the experts at DPReview. It features 24.3MP APS-C Exmor APS HD CMOS Sensor, BIONZ X Image Processor, Full HD 1080p XAVC S Video at 24/60 fps, Fast Hybrid AF & 179 Phase-Detect Points and Up to 11 fps Shooting and ISO 25600.

Sony A6300 vs A6000 Specs Comparison

FeaturesSony A6300Sony A6000
Sensor resolution24.2MP24.3MP
Sensor Type / SizeAPS-C CMOS / 23.5 x 15.6 mmAPS-C CMOS / 23.5 x 15.6 mm
Max Image Resolution6000 x 40006000 x 4000
Pixel Size3.91 microns3.91 microns
Image ProcessorBIONZ XBIONZ X
ISO100 – 25600(51200 with boost)100 – 25600(51200 with Multi-frame NR)
AF SystemFast Hybrid AF425 points phase-detection AF

169 points contrast-detection AF

0.05 sec. AF

7.5x density than the a6000

Precise movie AF

High-density Tracking AF technology

Fast Hybrid AF179 points phase-detection AF

25 points contrast-detection AF

0.06 sec. AF

AF Micro AdjustmentYes, with LA-EA2 (optional)Yes, with LA-EA2 (optional)
AF Assist LampYesYes
Silent ShootingYesNo
Lock-on AFYesYes
Eye AFNow also works in AF-C modeOnly in AF-S and AF-A
AF/MF/AEL switchleverYesNo
Peaking MFYesYes
LCD3.0″ / 921.6K-dots / Tilting (up 90 degrees, down 45 degrees) No touchscreen3.0″ / 921.6K-dots / Tilting (up 90 degrees, down 45 degrees) No touchscreen
Viewfinder0.39″ (1.0cm) Electronic 2359.3K-dots OLED / (2359,296 dots)

1.07x magnification (0.70x equiv.)

100% coverage 120fps mode available

0.39″ (1.0cm) Electronic1,440K-dots OLED

1.07x magnification (0.70x equiv.)

100% coverage

Shutter Speed30-1/4000 sec30-1/4000 sec
Pop Up FlashYes (6m)Yes (6m)
Flash X Sync Speed1/160 sec1/160 sec
Burst Speed11 fps with full continuous AF 8 fps in Live View11 fps with full continuous AF
Exposure Compensation±5 (at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV steps)±5 (at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV steps)
WB BracketingYesYes
Video Recording(max. res)2160 30/24p (4K / UHD) 1080 60/30/24/120p

1080 i60StereoXAVC S format for 4K and Full HD

1080 60p1080 60i

1080 24pXAVC S format available via firmware update 2.00Stereo

Mic InputYesNo
Headphone Jack(audio jack)NoNo
Wireless ConnectivityWi-Fi + NFCWi-Fi + NFC
USB ChargeYesYes
Battery Life400 shotsNP-FW50 Lithium-ion battery420 shotsNP-FW50 Lithium-ion battery
Dimensions120 x 67 x 49 mm (4.72 x 2.64 x 1.93″)120 x 67 x 45 mm (4.72 x 2.64 x 1.77″)
Digital Level GaugeYesNo
Weight404 g (0.89 lb / 14.25 oz)344 g (0.76 lb / 12.13 oz)

Store links:

Sony A6300 camera body: $998 at AmazonB&HAdorama.

Sony A6000 camera body: $498 at AmazonB&HAdorama.

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