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

Features Sony A6300 Sony A6000
Sensor resolution 24.2MP 24.3MP
Sensor Type / Size APS-C CMOS / 23.5 x 15.6 mm APS-C CMOS / 23.5 x 15.6 mm
Max Image Resolution 6000 x 4000 6000 x 4000
Pixel Size 3.91 microns 3.91 microns
Image Processor BIONZ X BIONZ X
ISO 100 – 25600(51200 with boost) 100 – 25600(51200 with Multi-frame NR)
AF System Fast 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 Adjustment Yes, with LA-EA2 (optional) Yes, with LA-EA2 (optional)
AF Assist Lamp Yes Yes
Silent Shooting Yes No
Lock-on AF Yes Yes
Eye AF Now also works in AF-C mode Only in AF-S and AF-A
AF/MF/AEL switchlever Yes No
Peaking MF Yes Yes
LCD 3.0″ / 921.6K-dots / Tilting (up 90 degrees, down 45 degrees) No touchscreen 3.0″ / 921.6K-dots / Tilting (up 90 degrees, down 45 degrees) No touchscreen
Viewfinder 0.39″ (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 Speed 30-1/4000 sec 30-1/4000 sec
Pop Up Flash Yes (6m) Yes (6m)
Flash X Sync Speed 1/160 sec 1/160 sec
Burst Speed 11 fps with full continuous AF 8 fps in Live View 11 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 Bracketing Yes Yes
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 Input Yes No
Headphone Jack(audio jack) No No
Wireless Connectivity Wi-Fi + NFC Wi-Fi + NFC
USB Charge Yes Yes
Battery Life 400 shotsNP-FW50 Lithium-ion battery 420 shotsNP-FW50 Lithium-ion battery
Dimensions 120 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 Gauge Yes No
Weight 404 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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