Canon EOS M3 vs Sony A600

                         

Bottom line: Which one is better?

Bottom line: Sony A6000 is better than Canon EOS M3.

A review of Canon EOS M3 vs Sony A6000 shows that actually Sony A6000 is a better camera because of the following features; 10.33% larger sensor, 1.25% more megapixels (main camera), 130 more focus points, 2× higher maximum light sensitivity, 2.62× faster shooting at highest resolution with AF as JPEG format, 170shots longer battery life, 2× better video recording quality (main camera) and has a built-in focus motor.

Canon EOS M3 vs Sony A600: DESIGN

The design of Canon M3 vs Sony A6000 is based on the following features;

Resolution; Canon EOS M3 has 1249 × 833px whereas Sony A6000 has 1280 × 720px.

Pixel density; Canon EOS M3 has 500ppi whereas Sony A6000 has 490ppi

Flip-out screen; Canon EOS M3 and Sony A6000 have flip-out screens.

Built-in focus motor; Sony A6000 has a built-in focus motor.

More viewfinder coverage; Canon EOS M3 and Sony A6000 have 100%

Hot shoe; Canon EOS M3 and Sony A6000 have hot shoes.

Bottom line: Sony A6000 is better as it has a built-in focus motor.

Canon EOS M3 vs Sony A600: OPTICS

When we compare Sony A6000 vs Canon M3 in terms of optics, the two cameras have the following;

AF tracking; Canon EOS M3 and Sony A6000 have AF tracking.

Focus points; Canon EOS M3 has 49 whereas Sony A6000 has 179.

Screen sensor; Canon EOS M3 has 22.3 × 14.9mm whereas Sony A6000 has 23.5 × 15.6mm.

Maximum light sensitivity; Canon EOS M3 has 12800 ISO whereas Sony A6000 has 25600 ISO.

Phase detection autofocus for photos; Canon EOS M3 and Sony A6000 have this feature.

Megapixels; Canon EOS M3 has 24MP whereas Sony A6000 has 24.3MP.

Bottom line: whereas Sony A6000 is better as it has better optics.

Canon EOS M3 vs Sony A600: VIDEOGRAPHY

The videography features of EOS M3 vs A6000 is based on the following factors;

Video recording (main camera); Canon EOS M3 has 1080 × 30fps whereas Sony A6000 has 1080 × 60fps.

Continuous autofocus when recording movies; Canon EOS M3 and Sony A6000 have this feature.

24P cinema mode; Canon EOS M3 and Sony A6000 have 24P cinema modes.

Supports AVCHD format; Sony A6000 supports this.

Bottom line: Sony A6000 is better as it supports AVCHD format.

Canon EOS M3 vs Sony A600: AUDIO

Number microphones; Sony A6000 has a microphone.

Bottom line: Sony A6000 is better as it has a microphone.

Canon EOS M3 vs Sony A600: BATTERY

When we compare Sony A6000 vs Canon EOS M3, the two cameras have the following battery features;

Battery life (CIPA); Canon EOS M3 has 250shots whereas Sony A6000 has 420shots.

Removable battery; Canon EOS M3 and Sony A6000 have removable batteries.

Battery level indicator; Canon EOS M3 and Sony A6000 have battery level indicators.

Rechargeable battery; Canon EOS M3 and Sony A6000 have rechargeable batteries.

Bottom line: Sony A6000 is better as it has a better battery life.

 Canon EOS M3 vs Sony A600: KEY FEATURES

The key features of Canon M3 vs A6000 include;

External memory slot; Canon EOS M3 and Sony A6000 have external memory slots.

WIFI; the two cameras have WIFI.

802.11N WIFI connection; the two cameras have this feature.

Remote control; Sony A6000 has a remote control.

Accelerometer; the two phones have accelerometers.

HDMI output; Canon EOS M3 and Sony A6000 have HDMI outputs

Bottom line: Sony A6000 is better as it has a remote control.

Conclusion

Sony A6000 is a better camera as it supersedes Canon EOS M3 in most of the features reviewed.