Panasonic GH3
Mirrorless Camera
vs Sony NEX-6
Mirrorless Camera

What’s good about the Panasonic Lumix DMC GH3

Best price $998
  • 100% more battery life 540 shots vs 270 shots
  • Has longer exposure available 60 seconds vs 30 seconds
  • Has GPS location tagging NEX-6 does not have GPS
  • Has a waterproof camera body NEX-6 does not
  • Has 3D capture capabilities NEX-6 does not have 3D
  • Has an External Mic jack NEX-6 does not

What’s good about the Sony Alpha NEX-6

Best price
$500
  • Weighs a little bit less than the GH3 12.2 oz vs 19.4 oz
  • Significantly smaller body size 14 in³ vs 62 in³
  • Significantly cheaper street price $500 vs $998
  • Significantly larger image sensor 367 mm² vs 225 mm²
  • Higher resolution rear screen 921k dots vs 614k dots
  • Has panorama image capture GH3 does not have panorama

What the Panasonic GH3 and Sony NEX-6 have in common

  • Similar sensor resolutions 16.05 MP vs 16.1 MP
  • The same maximum ISO setting 25600 ISO
  • Same viewscreen size 3.0″
  • Same quality video capture 1080p 60fps
  • interchangeable lenses
  • HDR processing
  • HDMI port
  • RAW capture
  • hot shoe
  • Wi-Fi

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