Benchmarks Real world tests of Sony A7 vs D5600

Focus lag Delay between fully pressing shutter to image capture

Sony A7
221 ms
D5600
111 ms

Shutter lag Delay to take a photo when prefocused

Sony A7
53 ms
D5600
79 ms

Startup delay Delay from power on to first photo

Sony A7
1,700 ms
D5600
200 ms

Continuous shooting Delay between fully pressing shutter to image capture

Sony A7
5 fps
D5600
5 fps

Battery life How many photos per battery charge (CIPA)

Sony A7
340 photos
D5600
970 photos

Features Key features of the Sony A7  vs D5600 

Megapixels Maximum resolution images are captured at

Sony A7
24 MP
D5600
24 MP

Max ISO Maximum light sensitivity of the sensor

Sony A7
25,600 ISO
D5600
25,600 ISO

Focus points How many different points the camera can focus on

Sony A7
117
D5600
39

Screen size Larger screens make it easier to preview and review photos

Sony A7
3"
D5600
3.2"

Viewfinder size Large viewfinders are brighter and more comfortable to use

Sony A7
0.71x
D5600
0.54x

Pixel size How much area of the sensor is dedicated to each pixel

Sony A7
35.7 microns
D5600
15.3 microns

Specifications Full list of technical specs

sensor

Sony A7  vs
D5600 
Type CMOS CMOS
Megapixels 24 MP 24 MP
Resolution 6000 x 4000 6000 x 4000
Size Full frame APS-C
Area 35.8 x 23.9 mm 23.5 x 15.6 mm
Crop factor 1.0x 1.5x
Pixel size 35.7 microns 15.3 microns
Light sensitivity 100 ISO to 25,600 ISO 100 ISO to 25,600 ISO

focus system

Type Hybrid detection Phase detection
Focus points 117 39
Supports continuous Yes Yes

viewfinder

Viewfinder mirror None Opaque
Viewfinder Yes Yes
Type Electronic Pentamirror
Coverage 100% 95%
Magnification 0.71x 0.82x
Viewfinder size 0.71x 0.54x

performance

Max continuous shooting 5 fps 5 fps
Battery life 340 970
Continuous shooting
5 fps
Focus lag 221 ms 111 ms
Shutter lag 53 ms 79 ms
Startup delay 1,700 ms 200 ms

video

Sony A7  vs
D5600 
Video 1920 x 1080 @ 60 fps 1920 x 1080 @ 60 fps
Shoots video in 24p Yes Yes
Shoots high speed video No No
External mic jack 3.5mm 3.5mm

display

Type LCD LCD
Size 3" 3.2"
Resolution 1,229 k dots 1,037 k dots
Has a touch screen No Yes
Has a flip out screen Yes Yes
Supports live view Yes Yes

shutter

Min 30 s 30 s
Max 1/8000 s 1/4000 s

form factor

Size 127 x 94 x 48 mm 124 x 97 x 70 mm
Thickness 48 mm 70 mm
Weight 417 g 465 g
Is weather sealed Yes No

features

Includes a GPS No Yes
WiFi 802.11 802.11n
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