Sony α5000 vs Nikon D3300

Compare Sony α5000 and Nikon D3300 specifications like camera pixel, image sensor, focus, exposure, dimension, weight, monitor size, iso sensitivity, sensor size, shutter speed, supported video, image formats and white balace.
By: ProductPlus Team · Published On: May 11, 2016

Sony α5000

Nikon D3300

Sony α5000 specification
Nikon D3300 specification
Experience level: Entry Level
Wifi: Wifi
Experience level: Entry Level
Wifi:
Dimension and Weight
Dimension: 62.73 mm x 109.72 mm x 35.81 mm
Weight: 210.06 gm (Body Only) / 269.03 gm (With battery and media)Lighter
Dimension: 124 mm x 98 mm x 75.5 mm
Weight: 410 gm
Image Sensor
Effective Pixel: 20.1MP
Total Pixel: Approx. 20.4 MP
Sensor Size: 23.2 mm x 15.4 mm
Sensor Format: CMOS
Dust Reduction: Charge protection coating on Optical Filter
Effective Pixel: 24.2 millionMore MP
Total Pixel: 24.7 million
Sensor Size: 23.5 mm x 15.6 mmBigger Sensor
Sensor Format: CMOS
Dust Reduction: Image sensor cleaning
Supported File Types
  • RAW
  • JPEG
  • Compressed 12-bit NEF (RAW)
  • JPEG: JPEG-Baseline Compliant with fine (approx 1:4), Normal (approx 1:8) or Basic (approx 1:16) Compression
  • NEF (RAW) + JPEG: Single Photograph Recorded in both NEF (RAW) and JPEG Formats
View Finder
Type: Not Available
Coverage:
  • Not Available
  • Not Available
Magnification:
  • Not Available
Eye Point:
  • Not Available
Diopter Adjustment:
  • Not Available
Mirror: Not Available
Type: Eye-level Pentamirror Single-Lens Reflex viewfinder
Coverage:
  • 95% Horizontal (Approx.)
Magnification:
  • 0.85x (Approx.)
Eye Point:
  • 18mm (-1.0m¯¹)
Diopter Adjustment:
  • -1.7 to +0.5m¯¹
Mirror: Quick-return type
Shutter
Type: Electronically controlled, vertical-traverse, focal-plane type
Speed:
  • 1/4000 to 30 sec
Same Shutter Speed
Release:
  • Auto slow shutter mode
Type: Electronically controlled vertical-travel focal-plane
Speed:
  • 1/4000 to 30 sec.
Same Shutter Speed
Release:
  • Continuous ,Delayed remote
  • Quick Response Remote Mode, Quiet shutter-release
  • Self-timer Mode, Single-frame [S] mode
Exposure
Metering System: 1200-zone evaluative metering
Metering Range:
  • EV0 to EV20
Metering System: TTL exposure metering using 420-pixel RGB sensor
Metering Range:
  • 0 to 20 EV (Matrix or center-weighted metering at ISO 100 equivalent, f/1.4 lens, at 20°C/68°F)
  • 2 to 20 EV (Spot metering at ISO 100 equivalent, f/1.4 lens at 20°C/68°F)
ISO Sensitivity
  • ISO 100-16000
Higher ISO
  • ISO 100 - 12,800
  • Hi-1 (ISO 25,600)
Focus
Auto Focus System: Contrast-detection AF
Focusing Modes:
  • AF-S (Single-shot AF)
  • AF-C ( Continuous AF)
  • DMF (Direct Manual Focus)
Focus Points:
  • 25 points
Auto Focus System: Nikon Multi-CAM 1000 autofocus sensor module with TTL phase detection
Focusing Modes:
  • Auto AF-S/AF-C selection (AF-A)
  • Continuous-servo (AF-C)
  • Face-Priority AF available in Live View only and D-Movie only
  • Full-time Servo (AF-A) available in Live View only and D-Movie only
  • Manual (M) with electronic rangefinder
  • Normal area available in Live View and D-Movie only
  • Predictive focus tracking activated automatically according to subject status
  • Single-servo AF (AF-S)
  • Wide area available in Live View and D-Movie only
Focus Points:
  • AF points: 11 (3D-tracking)
White Balance
  • Auto
  • Daylight
  • Shade
  • Cloudy
  • Incandescent
  • Auto
  • Cloudy
  • Direct Sunlight
  • Flash
  • Fluorescent (7 types)
  • Incandescent
  • Preset Manual
  • Shade
Live View
  • Still Image and Video Recording
  • Live View Shooting
Video
Supported Formats:
  • AVCHD 2.0 / MP4
Frame Rates:
  • Full HD 1080/60i/24p
  • 1080/30p MP4 movies
Supported Formats:
  • Movie File Format MOV H.264/MPEG-4 Advanced Video Coding
Frame Rates:
  • Full HD 1,920x1,080 / 60 fps
  • Full HD 1,920x1,080 / 50 fps
  • Full HD 1,920x1,080 / 30 fps
  • Full HD 1,920x1,080 / 25 fps
  • Full HD 1,920x1,080 / 24 fps
  • HD 1,280x720 / 60 fps
  • HD 1,280x720 / 50 fps
  • VGA 640x424 / 30 fps
  • VGA 640x424 / 25 fps
Monitor
Size: 3.0 in wide type TFT LCDSame Monitor Size
Resolution 460,800 dots
Size: 3.0 in. diagonalSame Monitor Size
Resolution 921,000 Dots