Canon EOS 1300D (Rebel T6) vs Sony A77 Compare

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EOS 1300D is a Beginner DSLR, while the A77 is categorized as a Amateur DSLR.

EOS 1300D vs A77 - Side by side

Learn more about compared cameras specifications below.

Canon EOS 1300D / Rebel T6 vs Sony A77 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


  • Introduced in October 2011
  • Amateur DSLR
  • Sensor: APS-C
  • 24 megapixel
  • 12 frames/second
  • 100 - 25600 ISO
  • 1920 x 1080 Video
  • Viewfinder: Elektronic
  • 76.00mm (3.0") Monitor, articulated
  • Lens mount A Mount
  • No WiFi
  • 142.6 x 104.2 x 80.9mm³ (5.6" x 4.1" x 3.2")
  • 730g (23.5 oz.)

All specs: Main page for A77

EOS 1300D vs A77 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 A77 sensor comparison

EOS 1300D vs A77: Viewfinder

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

The A77 has an electronic viewfinder with resolution 2.36 megapixel, it's magnification is 0.64x.

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)

A77 (0.64x)

Simulated viewfinder of the EOS 1300DSimulated viewfinder of the A77

Better choice: Sony A77

Canon EOS 1300D VS Sony A77 Other Specs Comparison

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

EOS 1300D


Larger lens selection (3)22045
Longer battery life (3, photos)500470
Weighs less (2)485g
(15.6 oz.)
(23.5 oz.)
More portable (2)1014cm³
WiFi (2)

Conclusion: Advantages of the EOS 1300D are the larger selection of lenses, that the battery has more stamina and the lower weight than the A77. Another advantage over the A77: 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 12 points.

Otherwise why to choose Sony A77

EOS 1300D


Wider resolution (5, megapixel)18.0024.30
Higher speed (4, frames/second)312
Auto Focus points (4)919
Better sensibility (4)100 - 6400 ISO100 - 25600 ISO
Image stabilizer (3)
Articulated monitor (2)
External microphone (2)

Conclusion: Advantages of the A77 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 A77 is made easy by the connector for an external microphone.

Yields 24 points for the A77.

Common Specs for both cameras compared

EOS 1300D


Sensor formatAPS-CAPS-C
Built-in flash
Sensor resolution (MP)0.920.92
Video resolution1920 x 10801920 x 1080
Canon EOS 1300D VS Sony A77 Dimensions

Look at front view of the EOS 1300D and A77

EOS 1300D und A77, front viewEOS 1300D und A77, front view

Top view of cameras

EOS 1300D und A77, view from aboveEOS 1300D und A77, view from above

Total scores

Here's the total score according to comparison above:

Canon EOS 1300D / Rebel T6

Sony A77


We recommend Sony A77 as better choice.

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