Canon EOS 1300D (Rebel T6) vs Sony A68 Compare

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EOS 1300D is a Beginner DSLR, while the A68 is categorized as a Amateur DSLR.

EOS 1300D vs A68 - Side by side

Learn more about compared cameras specifications below.

Canon EOS 1300D / Rebel T6 vs Sony A68 Specs

EOS 1300D

  • Introduced in June 2016
  • Beginner DSLR
  • Sensor: APS-C
  • 18 megapixel
  • 3 frames/second
  • 100 - 6400 ISO
  • 1920 x 1080 Video
  • Viewfinder: Optical (Penta mirror)
  • 76.00mm (3.0") Monitor
  • Lens mount EF, EF-S
  • WiFi built-in
  • 129.0 x 101.3 x 77.6mm³ (5.1" x 4.0" x 3.1")
  • 485g (15.6 oz.)

All specs: Main page for EOS 1300D

A68

  • Introduced in November 2015
  • Amateur DSLR
  • Sensor: APS-C
  • 24 megapixel
  • 8 frames/second
  • 100 - 25600 ISO
  • 1920 x 1080 Video
  • Viewfinder: Elektronic
  • 67.00mm (2.6") Monitor, articulated
  • Lens mount A Mount
  • No WiFi
  • 142.6 x 104.2 x 80.9mm³ (5.6" x 4.1" x 3.2")
  • 675g (21.8 oz.)

All specs: Main page for A68

EOS 1300D vs A68 Sensors

On the pictures below the sensor areas of cameras are highlighted.

This infographic highlights the sensor areas of both models compared to other common sensor formats:

Info graphic: EOS 1300D an A68 sensor comparison

EOS 1300D vs A68: Viewfinder

EOS 1300D has an optical viewfinder with penta mirror. It has magnification of 0.50x and covers 95% of view field.

The A68 has an electronic viewfinder with resolution 1.44 megapixel, it's magnification is 0.53x.

Viewfinder magnifications of compared cameras. The black area shows a magnification of 1x, relative to native size; in red is a magnification of 0.85x.

EOS 1300D (0.50x)

A68 (0.53x)

Simulated viewfinder of the EOS 1300DSimulated viewfinder of the A68

Better choice: Sony A68

Canon EOS 1300D VS Sony A68 Other Specs Comparison

Why is Canon EOS 1300D / Rebel T6 a better choice

EOS 1300D

A68

Larger lens selection (3)22045
Better monitor (2, Megapixel)0.920.46
Weighs less (2)485g
(15.6 oz.)
675g
(21.8 oz.)
More portable (2)1014cm³
(64 cu.in.)
1202cm³
(76 cu.in.)
WiFi (2)

Conclusion: Advantages of the EOS 1300D are the larger selection of lenses, that the display has a higher resolution and the lower weight than the A68. Another advantage over the A68: the more compact size and the built-in wifi that permits remote shooting and image transfer without the need for a cable connection.

The EOS 1300D scores 11 points.

Otherwise why to choose Sony A68

EOS 1300D

A68

Wider resolution (5, megapixel)18.0024.10
Higher speed (4, frames/second)38
Auto Focus points (4)979
Better sensibility (4)100 - 6400 ISO100 - 25600 ISO
Image stabilizer (3)
Articulated monitor (2)
External microphone (2)
Longer battery life (3, photos)500580

Conclusion: Advantages of the A68 are the higher resolution, that the camera is faster and the faster and more accurate auto focus. Additional pros for the Sony are the larger sensitivity, the optical image stabilizer and the articulated display. A recommendation of the A68 is made easy by the connector for an external microphone and that the battery has more stamina.

Yields 27 points for the A68.

Common Specs for both cameras compared

EOS 1300D

A68

Sensor formatAPS-CAPS-C
Built-in flash
Video resolution1920 x 10801920 x 1080
Canon EOS 1300D VS Sony A68 Dimensions

Look at front view of the EOS 1300D and A68

EOS 1300D und A68, front viewEOS 1300D und A68, front view

Top view of cameras

EOS 1300D und A68, view from aboveEOS 1300D und A68, view from above

Total scores

Here's the total score according to comparison above:

Canon EOS 1300D / Rebel T6

Sony A68

11
27

We recommend Sony A68 as better choice.

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