The Canon EOS 7D Mark II features 20.2MP “Fine Detail” CMOS Sensor and Dual DIGIC 6 Processors on the other hand Sony Alpha A6000 features 24.3MP APS-C Exmor APS HD CMOS Sensor and BIONZ X Image Processor, takes a look at the Major Specification Below.
Canon EOS 7D Mark II Major Features
- 20.2MP “Fine Detail” CMOS Sensor
- Dual Pixel CMOS AF
- Dual DIGIC 6 Processors
- 65 AF points “All Cross-type”. Dual cross on the center point.
- ISO 100-12800, ISO Boost mode 25600 and 51200
- 1080p/720p both get 60fps
- Servo AF for video shooting.
- Spot metering size 1.8%
- Built-in flash with radio trigger function.
- About 100% coverage OVF
Sony Alpha A6000 Major Features
- 24.3MP APS-C Exmor APS HD CMOS Sensor
- BIONZ X Image Processor
- Tru-Finder 0.39″ 1,440k-Dot OLED EVF
- 3.0″ 921k-Dot Xtra Fine Tilting LCD
- Full HD 1080i/p AVCHD Video at 24/60 fps
- Built-In Wi-Fi Connectivity with NFC
- Fast Hybrid AF & 179 Phase-Detect Points
- Up to 11 fps Shooting and ISO 25600
- Multi-Interface Shoe and Built-In Flash
- Auto Object Framing and Multi Frame NR
Canon EOS 7D Mark II vs. Sony A6000 Specification Comparison Table.
|Canon 7D Mark II||Sony A6000|
Megapixel: The Sony Alpha A6000 features more resolution compared to Canon EOS 7D Mark II, so you will get large printouts and you can also re-compose /crop your images after shooting.
Bigger Sensor Size: Sony Alpha A6000 have bit bigger sensor size compared to Canon EOS 7D Mark II, bigger sensors have more light gathering area hence you get better low-light performance, more color depth and increased dynamic range.
More AF Points: Sony A6000 Fast Hybrid AF system uses a total of 25+179 Phase Detection points, 15 cross-type, but of we look at Canon EOS 7D Mark II it is limited to 65 only, so finally we have no doubt that Sony A6000 will do more quick and precise AF than Canon EOS 7D Mark II.
Better Shutter Range: Canon EOS 7D Mark II features better shutter range of 30 – 1/8000 in order to clearly record and freeze even the fastest movements into an ultra-sharp image. Fast shutter range will help you to capture amazing action shots; on the other hand Sony A6000 shutter range is limited to 30- 1/4000 only.
Top Continuous shooting speed: Sony A6000 features fast shooting speed (11fps vs. 10fps) compared to Canon EOS 7D Mark II.
Video Mode: Canon EOS 7D Mark II features full HD video recording @60 frame rates. 1280×720 video@ 60fps.
Supported formats Canon EOS 7D Mark II MOV and MP4 file formats. Additionally, uncompressed video can be recorded to an optional external recorded via the HDMI output. In-camera video is recorded using the high quality H.264/MPEG-4 AVC codec and manual exposure control is supported for greater refinement over the look and feel of recordings. Video clips are automatically partitioned after the file size has reached 4GB and both IPB and All i-frame compressions are available for use depending on editing and output preferences.
Sony A6000 Video Mode: Sony A6000 features full HD video recording @ 60fps frame rate.
Supported formats: Sony A6000 Full HD videos are recorded using the high-quality AVCHD codec additionally; a Zebra function is available, in 70 to 100+ levels, during recording for easier detection of exposure clipping to prevent overexposure.
Display: Sony A600 features bigger and high resolution display compared to Canon EOS 7D Mark II.
Or Sony A600 features 3″ screen tilting display on the other hand Canon EOS 7D Mark II have 3″ screen fixed display, so we get more flexibility while composing our shot with Sony A600.
Viewfinder: Canon EOS 7D Mark II features Pentaprism viewfinder on the other hand Sony A600 have EVF, viewfinder.
Battery Life (CIPA): Canon EOS 7D Mark II battery rating is 670 shots and other hand Sony A6000 battery rating is 420 shots. According to CIPA.
Dimensions: Sony A6000 is smaller than Sony a77II.
Weight: Sony A6000 light-weight than Sony a77II.
verdict- Your choice must be A6000, since the camera’s outstanding hybrid AF, sensor and resolution are the specs that can rejuvenate you, while you go to take shots.