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Nikon D5600 vs Sony A58 Specs
All specs: Main page for D5600
All specs: Main page for A58
D5600 vs A58 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:
D5600 vs A58: Viewfinder
D5600 has an optical viewfinder with penta mirror. It has magnification of 0.54x and covers 95% of view field.
A58 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.
Better choice: Tie - the difference is hardly noticable
Nikon D5600 VS Sony A58 Other Specs Comparison
Why is Nikon D5600 a better choice
|Sensor cleaning (3)|
|Wider resolution (5, megapixel)||24.20||20.10|
|Auto Focus points (4)||39||15|
|Better sensibility (4)||100 - 25600 ISO||100 - 16000 ISO|
|Larger lens selection (3)||200||45|
|Better monitor (2, Megapixel)||1.04||0.46|
|Touch screen (2)|
|External microphone (2)|
|Longer battery life (3, photos)||970||700|
|More portable (2)||842cm³|
Conclusion: Advantages of the D5600 are built-in automatic sensor cleaning, the higher resolution and the faster and more accurate auto focus. Additional pros for the Nikon are the larger sensitivity, the larger selection of lenses and that the display has a higher resolution. A nice touch is the rather comfortable touch screen, the connector for an external microphone and that the battery has more stamina. Another advantage over the A58: the more compact size and the built-in wifi that permits remote shooting and image transfer without the need for a cable connection.
The D5600 scores 32 points.
Otherwise why to choose Sony A58
|Higher speed (4, frames/second)||5||8|
|Image stabilizer (3)|
Conclusion: Advantages of the A58 are that the camera is faster and the optical image stabilizer.
Yields 7 points for the A58.
Common Specs for both cameras compared
|Video resolution||1920 x 1080||1920 x 1080|
|Nikon D5600 VS Sony A58 Dimensions|
Look at front view of the D5600 and A58
Top view of cameras
Here's the total score according to comparison above:
We recommend Nikon D5600 as better choice.
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