Cam1 vs Cam2

Canon EOS Rebel T6s vs. Sony a6000

It's never been easier to decide which camera is the best choice for you. Below, we'll look at more specs than you can shake a stick at.

Canon EOS Rebel T6s (EOS 760D / EOS 8000D)

Resolution:
24 megapixels
Screen Size:
3" screen
Sensor Type:
APS-C sensor
Release Date:
2/6/2015
LCD Movement:
Fully articulated
Autofocus Details:
Contrast Detect (sensor)
Phase Detect
Multi-area
Selective single-point
Tracking
Single
Continuous
Touch
Face Detection
Live View
Autofocus Light?:
Yes (via flash)
Battery Type:
Battery Pack
Battery Specs:
LP-E17 lithium-ion battery @ charger
Battery Life:
440
Type:
Compact SLR
Built-In Flash?:
Yes
Color Filter:
Primary color filter
Continuous Drive:
5.0 fps
Custom White Balance:
Yes
Dimensions:
132 x 111 x 78 mm (5.2 x 4.37 x 3.07")
Drive Modes:
Effective Pixels:
24 megapixels
Sealed / Weather-Proof?:
No
Exposure Compensation:
+/-5 (at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV steps)
Exposure Modes:
External Flash:
Yes (via hot shoe)
File Format:
Flash Modes:
Flash Range:
12.00 m (at ISO 100)
Focal Length Equivalent:
Format:
MPEG-4, H.264
GPS:
None
HDMI:
Yes (mini-HDMI)
ISO:
Auto, 100-12800 (expandable to 25600)
Aspect Ratio(s):
1:1, 4:3, 3:2, 16:9
Image Stabilization:
No
JPG Quality Levels:
Fine, normal
Live View:
Yes
Manual Exposure Mode:
Yes
Manual Focus:
Yes
Maximum Resolution:
6000 x 4000
Maximum Aperture:
Maximum Shutter Speed:
1/4000 sec
Microphone?:
Stereo
Minimum Shutter Speed:
30 sec
Number of Focal Points:
19
Orientation Sensor?:
Yes
Processor:
DIGIC 6
Remote Control?:
Yes (wired or via smartphone)
Screen Dots:
1040
Screen Size:
3"
Screen Type:
TFT-LCD
Self Timer?:
Yes (2 or 10 secs)
Photo Detectors:
25 megapixels
Sensor Size:
APS-C (22.3 x 14.9 mm)
Sensor Type:
CMOS
Shutter Priority:
Yes
Speaker?:
Mono
Storage Types:
SD/SDHC/SDXC (UHS-I compatible)
Subject / Scene Modes:
Yes
Timelapse Recording:
Touch Screen?:
Yes
USB:
USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec)
Uncompressed Formats:
RAW
Video:
Choice of compression (standard, lightweight). HDR movie mode.
Viewfinder:
Optical (pentamirror)
White Balance Bracketing:
Yes
Weight (With Battery Installed):
565 g (1.25 lb / 19.93 oz)
White Balance Presets:
8
Metering Mode Details:
Multi
Center-weighted
Spot
ASIN(s):
B00T3ERIH2 B00X0BRLT4
Maximum ISO (Boosted):
25600
Wireless:
Built-In
Body Construction Material:
Aluminum alloy chassis, composite exterior
Color Space:
sRGB, Adobe RGB
Headphone Port?:
No
Microphone Port?:
Yes
MSRP:
$849/ยฃ649/ยฃ859 (body only), $1199 (with 18-135mm STM lens)
AE Bracketing:
+/-2 (3 frames at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV steps)
Flash Sync Speed:
1/200 sec
Wireless:
802.11b/g/n with NFC
Lens Mount:
Canon EF/EF-S

Sony a6000

Resolution:
24 megapixels
Screen Size:
3" screen
Sensor Type:
APS-C sensor
Release Date:
2/12/2014
LCD Movement:
Tilting
Autofocus Details:
Contrast Detect (sensor)
Phase Detect
Multi-area
Selective single-point
Tracking
Single
Continuous
Face Detection
Live View
Autofocus Light?:
Yes
Battery Type:
Battery Pack
Battery Specs:
NP-FW50 lithium-ion battery and USB charger
Battery Life:
360
Type:
Rangefinder-style mirrorless
Built-In Flash?:
Yes
Color Filter:
Primary Color Filter
Continuous Drive:
11.0 fps
Custom White Balance:
Yes
Dimensions:
120 x 67 x 45 mm (4.72 x 2.64 x 1.77")
Drive Modes:
Effective Pixels:
24 megapixels
Sealed / Weather-Proof?:
No
Exposure Compensation:
+/-5 (at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV steps)
Exposure Modes:
External Flash:
Yes (via Multi Interface Shoe)
File Format:
Flash Modes:
Flash off, auto, fill-flaw, slow sync, redeye reduction, hi-speed sync, wireless control
Flash Range:
6.00 m (at ISO 100)
Focal Length Equivalent:
Format:
MPEG-4, AVCHD
GPS:
None
HDMI:
Yes (micro-HDMI)
ISO:
Auto, 100-25600 (51200 with Multi-Frame NR)
Aspect Ratio(s):
3:2, 16:9
Image Stabilization:
No
JPG Quality Levels:
Extra fine, fine, normal
Live View:
Yes
Manual Exposure Mode:
Yes
Manual Focus:
Yes
Maximum Resolution:
6000 x 4000
Maximum Aperture:
Maximum Shutter Speed:
1/4000 sec
Microphone?:
Stereo
Minimum Shutter Speed:
30 sec
Number of Focal Points:
179
Orientation Sensor?:
Yes
Processor:
Bionz X
Remote Control?:
Yes (wired or PC)
Screen Dots:
921600
Screen Size:
3"
Screen Type:
TFT LCD
Self Timer?:
Yes (2 or 10 sec, continuous (3-5 shot))
Photo Detectors:
25 megapixels
Sensor Size:
APS-C (23.5 x 15.6 mm)
Sensor Type:
CMOS
Shutter Priority:
Yes
Speaker?:
Mono
Storage Types:
SD/ SDHC/SDXC, Memory Stick Pro Duo/ Pro-HG Duo
Subject / Scene Modes:
Yes
Timelapse Recording:
Touch Screen?:
No
USB:
USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec)
Uncompressed Formats:
RAW
Video:
Viewfinder:
Electronic
White Balance Bracketing:
Yes
Weight (With Battery Installed):
344 g (0.76 lb / 12.13 oz)
White Balance Presets:
10
Metering Mode Details:
Multi
Center-weighted
Spot
ASIN(s):
B01NACWUB8 B01NADEMVU
Maximum ISO (Boosted):
Wireless:
Built-In
Body Construction Material:
Composite
Color Space:
sRGB, AdobeRGB
Headphone Port?:
No
Microphone Port?:
No
MSRP:
$799 with 16-50mm Powerzoom
AE Bracketing:
+/-5 (3, 5 frames at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV, 2/3 EV, 1 EV, 2 EV steps)
Flash Sync Speed:
1/160 sec
Wireless:
802.11b/g/n with NFC
Lens Mount:
Sony E