Sony Alpha a99 II vs. Canon EOS 6D Mark II - Camera Comparison

Sony Alpha a99 II vs. Canon EOS 6D Mark II:

Sony Alpha a99 II
Sony Alpha a99 II ✭ Camspex.com
Sony Alpha a99 II ✭ Camspex.com
BODY
Canon EOS 6D Mark II
Canon EOS 6D Mark II ✭ Camspex.com
Canon EOS 6D Mark II ✭ Camspex.com
2016
YEARYear of announcement
2017
Magnesium alloy
BODY MATERIAL
Magnesium alloy
Weather
sealed
WEATHER SEALING
Weather
sealed
Sony A
LENS MOUNT
Canon EF
300000 cycles
SHUTTER LIFEThe shutter durability as rated by the manufacturer.
100000 cycles
849 g
143 x 104 x 76 mm
DIMENSIONS
& WEIGHTLength x Height x Width and the Weight according to CIPA (incl. batteries and memory card)
DIMENS.
& WEIGHTLength x Height x Width and the Weight according to CIPA (incl. batteries and memory card)
145 x 111 x 75 mm
765 g
Sony Alpha a99 II
Canon EOS 6D Mark II
42.4 MP
Sony CMOS Full Frame sensor
Full Frame
SENSORThe number of effective megapixels (MP). Sensor manufacturer (if known) and sensor type.
26.2 MP
Canon CMOS Full Frame sensor
Full Frame
35.9 x 24.0 mm
SENSOR SIZE
35.9 x 24.0 mm
7952 x 5304 pixels
MAX. RESOLUTIONMaximum still image resolution
MAX. RES.Maximum still image resolution
6240 x 4160 pixels
1x
CROP FACTORA 50mm lens on a camera with a crop factor of 1.5x would behave like a 75mm lens on a full-frame camera with a crop factor of 1x (50mm x 1.5 = 75mm)
1x
Bayer array
COLOR FILTER
Bayer array
4.5 μm
PIXEL PITCHThe center-to-center distance between two pixels (photosites) on a sensor. The larger the photosites, the more light they can capture and the lower is the level of visible "noise" in captured images.
5.7 μm
None
LOW-PASS FILTERA low-pass filter blurs fine details of an image to eliminate the moiré and the color artifacts of finely patterned structures. Without a low-pass filter images will appear sharper, but there is also a risk of moiré occurring in certain scenes.
Fixed
3:2
NATIVE
ASPECT RATIOThe width to height ratio of the "straight out of the camera" images. However, most modern digital cameras are capable of producing images in various aspect ratios.
ASPECT RATIOThe width to height ratio of the "straight out of the camera" images. However, most modern digital cameras are capable of producing images in various aspect ratios.
3:2
14 bit RAW, JPEG
OUTPUT FORMATS
14 bit RAW, JPEG
Auto, 100 - 25600
(can be extended to 50 - 102400)
ISO SEN­SITIVITY
Auto, 100 - 40000
(can be extended to 50, 51200, 102400)
Sony Alpha a99 II
DXOMARK
SENSOR
SCOREAnalysis of the camera image quality by dxomark.com
Canon EOS 6D Mark II
92
OVERALL SCOREDXOMARK Sensor Overall Score shows a camera's sensor quality in terms of noise, ability to render high contrast, formation of colored noise, ability to shoot in low light.
85
25.4
COLOR DEPTHThe color depth performance (DXOMARK Portrait Score) in bits
24.4
13.4
DYNAMIC RANGEThe maximum dynamic range performance (DXOMARK Landscape Score) in exposure value (EV)
11.9
2317
LOW-LIGHT ISOThe low-light sensitivity performance (DXOMARK Sports Score) in ISO sensitivity value
2862
Sony Alpha a99 II
Canon EOS 6D Mark II
COVERAGE:
100 %
SIZE:
0.78
camspex.com — Viewfinder — Sony Alpha a99 II
VIEW­FINDERThe viewfinder frame COVERAGE in percent and the real viewfinder SIZE (VF magnification corrected by the crop factor of a camera — this way cameras with different sensor sizes can be compared).
camspex.com — Viewfinder — Canon EOS 6D Mark II
COVERAGE:
98 %
SIZE:
0.71
Electronic (2 359 296 dot OLED)
VF TYPE
Optical (pentaprism)
Articulated LCD
REAR SCREEN
Articulated LCD
3 inch
SCREEN SIZE
3 inch
LIVE VIEW & TOUCH SCREEN
LV & TS
camspex.com — Top plate LCD — Sony Alpha a99 II
TOP LCD PANELLCD panel on top of the camera which provides information about the current camera settings.
camspex.com — Top plate LCD — Canon EOS 6D Mark II
Sony Alpha a99 II
Canon EOS 6D Mark II
Phase detection
AUTOFOCUS SYSTEM
AF SYSTEM
Phase detection, On-chip phase detection using the dual pixel imaging sensor in Live View mode
399
399
FOCUS POINTSAutofocus points
as shown in the figures below:

linear sensors
cross-type sensors
dual cross-type sensors
contrast autofocus areas
45
45
79
CROSS-TYPE FOCUS POINTS
CROSS-TYPE FP
45
camspex.com — Autofocus system — Sony Alpha a99 II
-4
EV

100

The minimum exposure value of the AF working range (at 23°C and ISO 100). The smaller this value, the less light is needed for normal autofocus operation.
-3
camspex.com — Autofocus system — Canon EOS 6D Mark II
Yes
IN-BODY
AF MOTORAn in-body AF motor gives the ability to auto-focus with older lenses which don't have their own motors.
None
Sensor shift
IN-BODY IMAGE STABILIZATION
IMAGE STABI
Digital IS only in video mode
12
fps
CONTINUOUS DRIVEMaximum frames per second (fps) in continuous drive mode when using the mechanical shutter.
CONT. DRIVEMaximum frames per second (fps) in continuous drive mode when using the mechanical shutter.
6.5
fps
60 JPEG shots
25 RAW shots
MAX. BURSTMaximum number of shots in high-speed continuous drive mode until the buffer is full.
150 JPEG shots
21 RAW shots
-5/+5 EV (in 1/3 or 1/2 EV steps)
EXPOSURE COMPENSATION
EXP. COMP.
-5/+5 EV (in 1/3 or 1/2 EV steps)
Bulb, 30 sec → 1/8000 sec
SHUTTER SPEED
Bulb, 30 sec → 1/4000 sec
Sony Alpha a99 II
Canon EOS 6D Mark II

X-SYNC:
1/250
No
built-in
flash

No
flash
BUILT-IN FLASH
No
built-in
flash

No
flash

X-SYNC:
1/180
Yes
HOT SHOE
Yes
USB 2.0 High Speed
USB
USB 2.0
2160p @ 30 fps (4K)
MAX. VIDEO RESOLUTION
VIDEO
1080p @ 60 fps (Full HD)
Microphone port, Headphone port, HDMI
CONNECTIONS
CONNECT.
Microphone port, HDMI
BUILT-IN
DEVICES
SD, SDHC, SDXC (UHS-I compatible), Sony Memory Sticks
STORAGE TYPES
SD, SDHC, SDXC (UHS-I compatible)
2
CARD SLOTS
1
390
shots
BATTERY LIFEMaximum number of images that can be shot per single battery charge (according to CIPA).
1200
shots
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