Learn more about compared cameras specifications below.
Fujifilm GFX 50R vs Sony Alpha A6500 Specs
All specs: Main page for GFX 50R
All specs: Main page for Alpha A6500
GFX 50R vs Alpha A6500 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:
Better choice: Fujifilm GFX 50R
GFX 50R vs Alpha A6500: Viewfinder
GFX 50R has an electronic viewfinder and it's resolution is 3.69 megapixel with magnification of 0.77x.
Alpha A6500 has an electronic viewfinder with resolution 2.36 megapixel, it's magnification is 0.70x.
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.
GFX 50R (0.77x)
Alpha A6500 (0.70x)
Note: Differences in the image area are the result of different image ratios, 3:2 or 4:3. That can make it difficult to compare the viewfinder magnification of both cameras.
Fujifilm GFX 50R VS Sony Alpha A6500 Other Specs Comparison
Why is Fujifilm GFX 50R a better choice
|Larger sensor (5)||Medium format||APS-C|
|Wider resolution (5, megapixel)||51.40||24.20|
|Better viewfinder (4, Megapixel)||3.69||2.36|
|Better monitor (2, Megapixel)||2.36||0.92|
|Longer battery life (3, photos)||400||350|
|USB 3.0 (2)|
Conclusion: Advantages of the GFX 50R are the larger sensor, the higher resolution and the better viewfinder. We also like that the display has a higher resolution, that the battery has more stamina and the support for USB 3.0. HArdly a luxury, given today's image size and the requirements of 4K video.
The GFX 50R scores 21 points.
Otherwise why to choose Sony Alpha A6500
|Higher speed (4, frames/second)||3||11|
|Auto Focus points (4)||117||425|
|Better sensibility (4)||100 - 12800 ISO||100 - 25600 ISO|
|Larger lens selection (3)||5||50|
|Built-in flash (2)|
|Image stabilizer (3)|
|Better Video (2)||1920 x 1080||3840 x 2160|
|Weighs less (2)||775g|
|More portable (2)||1030cm³|
Conclusion: Advantages of the Alpha A6500 are that the camera is faster, the faster and more accurate auto focus and the larger sensitivity. We also like the larger selection of lenses, the built-in flash and the optical image stabilizer. A nice touch is the superior video recording, the lower weight than the GFX 50R and the more compact size.
Yields 26 points for the Alpha A6500.
Common Specs for both cameras compared
|Fujifilm GFX 50R VS Sony Alpha A6500 Dimensions|
Look at front view of the GFX 50R and Alpha A6500
Top view of cameras
Here's the total score according to comparison above:
Fujifilm GFX 50R
Sony Alpha A6500
We recommend Sony Alpha A6500 as better choice.
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