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Sony Alpha A7 III vs. Canon EOS M50 + 7

Sony Alpha A7 III

Sony Alpha A7 III

4.5

£1,295.00

Free delivery
Canon EOS M50

Canon EOS M50

3.8

£489.00

£493.50 Incl. delivery
Canon EOS 250D

Canon EOS 250D

£459.00

Free delivery
Sony Alpha A6400

Sony Alpha A6400

3.5

£738.95

Free delivery
Canon EOS R6

Canon EOS R6

£1,942.19

Free delivery
Fujifilm X-T4

Fujifilm X-T4

3.8

£1,101.56

Free delivery
Canon EOS 90D

Canon EOS 90D

4.2

£876.99

Free delivery
Canon EOS R5

Canon EOS R5

3.8

£3,299.00

£3,341.95 Incl. delivery
Canon EOS 5D Mark IV

Canon EOS 5D Mark IV

4.3

£1,959.00

Free delivery
AF assist (auto-focus assist light)
Lamp
Lamp
no
Lamp
Flash
Lamp
Contrast autofocus
Yes
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Number of AF points (contrast)
425 ​
425 ​
41 ​
Phase detection autofocus
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
AF support
Yes - with all AF lenses
Only lenses with AF-motor
Yes - with all AF lenses
Only lenses with AF-motor
Yes - with all AF lenses
Only lenses with AF-motor
Max number of AF points (incl. assistant)
693 ​
143 ​
9 ​
425 ​
45 ​
61 ​
Bluetooth
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
Bluetooth version
4.1
4.1
4.1
4.1
4.2
4.2
4.1
4.2
GPS
No
No
No
No
No
No
No
No
Yes
NFC
Yes
Yes
No
Yes
No
No
No
No
Yes
Wireless network (Wi-Fi)
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Compatible lenses (without adapter)
Sony E, Sony FE
Canon EF-S, Canon EF-M
Canon EF, Canon EF-S
Sony E, Sony FE
Canon RF
Fujifilm X
Canon EF, Canon EF-S
Canon RF
Canon EF
Lens included
No
No
No
No
No
No
No
No
No
Firewire
No
No
No
No
No
No
No
No
No
HDMI
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Microphone input
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
USB
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
USB version
3 (Gen 2)
2.0
2.0
2.0
3 (Gen 2)
3 (Gen 1)
2.0
3 (Gen 2)
3 (Gen 1)
Available colours
Black
Black, White
Black, Silver, Brown
Black
Black
Black, Silver
Black
Black
Black
Dimensions (WxHxD)
Depth
73.7 mm
58.7 mm
69.8 mm
60 mm
88.4 mm
63.8 mm
76.8 mm
88 mm
76 mm
Height
95.6 mm
88.1 mm
92.6 mm
67 mm
97.5 mm
92.8 mm
104.8 mm
97.5 mm
116 mm
Width
126.9 mm
116.3 mm
122.4 mm
120 mm
138 mm
124.6 mm
140.7 mm
138 mm
151 mm
Product weight
650 g
387 g
449 g
403 g
680 g
526 g
701 g
738 g
890 g
Articulated screen
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
Number of pixels (EVF)
2360000 pixels
2360000 pixels
2360000 pixels
3690000 pixels
3690000 pixels
5760000 pixels
Number of pixels (screen)
921600 pixels
1040000 pixels
1040000 pixels
921600 pixels
1620000 pixels
1620000 pixels
1040000 pixels
2100000 pixels
1620000 pixels
Screen size
3 inches
3 inches
3 inches
3 inches
3 inches
3 inches
3 inches
3.2 inches
3.2 inches
Separate info display
No
No
No
No
No
No
Yes
Yes
Touchscreen
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Viewfinder coverage
100 %
100 %
100 %
100 %
100 %
100 %
100 %
100 %
100 %
Viewfinder magnification
0.78 x
0.87 x
1.07 x
0.76 x
0.75 x
0.95 x
0.76 x
0.71 x
Viewfinder
LCD screen (LiveView), EVF (electronic)
LCD screen (LiveView), EVF (electronic)
Optical, LCD screen (LiveView)
LCD screen (LiveView), EVF (electronic)
LCD screen (LiveView), EVF (electronic)
LCD screen (LiveView), EVF (electronic)
Optical, LCD screen (LiveView), EVF (electronic)
LCD screen (LiveView), EVF (electronic)
Optical, LCD screen (LiveView)
Weather proof (moisture/dust)
Yes
No
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
External flash connection
Hot shoe
Hot shoe
Hot shoe
Hot shoe
Hot shoe
Hot shoe
Hot shoe, PC terminal
Flash
External
Built-in and external
Built-in and external
Built-in and external
External
External
Built-in and external
External
External
Flash metering system
TTL
E-TTL II (Canon)
E-TTL (Canon), E-TTL II (Canon)
TTL
E-TTL II (Canon)
TTL
E-TTL II (Canon)
E-TTL II (Canon)
E-TTL (Canon), E-TTL II (Canon)
X-sync speed
1/250 s
1/200 s
1/200 s
1/160 s
1/250 s
1/250 s
1/250 s
1/200 s
Anti-dust system
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Image stabiliser
Built-in
Lens based only
no
Lens based only
Built-in
Built-in
Lens based only
Built-in
Lens based only
Magnification (Crop factor)
1 x
1.6 x
1.6 x
1.5 x
1 x
1.5 x
1.6 x
1 x
1 x
Type of camera
Mirrorless
Mirrorless
Digital SLR
Mirrorless
Mirrorless
Mirrorless
Digital SLR
Mirrorless
Digital SLR
AEB/HDR support
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Built-in HDR function
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Exposure bracketing
0.3 - 3.0 ±EV
0.3 - 3.0 ±EV
0.3 - 2.0 ±EV
0.3 - 3.0 ±EV
0.3 - 3.0 ±EV
0.3 - 3.0 ±EV
0.3 - 3.0 ±EV
0.3 - 3.0 ±EV
Number of exposures
3 - 9 images
3 images
3 images
3 - 9 images
2 - 7 images
Continuous shooting
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Frames (JPEG maximum speed)
163 images
47 images
99 images
1000 images
100 images
58 images
350 images
Number (RAW, max speed)
40 images
33 images
46 images
360 images
38 images
25 images
180 images
21 images
Speed (JPEG)
10 frames/s
7.4 frames/s
5 frames/s
11 frames/s
20 frames/s
15 frames/s
10 frames/s
20 frames/s
7 frames/s
Speed (RAW)
10 frames/s
10 frames/s
5 frames/s
11 frames/s
20 frames/s
10 frames/s
20 frames/s
File format (Still)
JPEG, RAW
JPEG, RAW
JPEG, RAW
JPEG, RAW
JPEG, RAW
JPEG, RAW
JPEG, RAW
JPEG, RAW
JPEG, RAW
Image sensor format
Full format (35 mm)
APS-C
APS-C
APS-C
Full format (35 mm)
APS-C
APS-C
Full format (35 mm)
Full format (35 mm)
ISO sensitivity (basic ISO)
100 - 51200 ISO
100 - 25600 ISO
100 - 25600 ISO
100 - 32000 ISO
100 - 102400 ISO
160 - 12800 ISO
100 - 51200 ISO
100 - 51200 ISO
100 - 32000 ISO
Maximum resolution (stills)
6000x4000 pixels
6000x4000 pixels
6000x4000 pixels
6000x4000 pixels
6240x4160 pixels
8192x5464 pixels
6720x4480 pixels
Sensor format
35.8 x 23.8 mm
22.3 x 14.9 mm
22.3 x 14.9 mm
23.5 x 15.6 mm
24 x 36 mm
22.3 x 14.9 mm
24 x 36 mm
24 x 36 mm
Sensor resolution (Effective number of pixels)
24.2 megapixels
24.1 megapixels
24.1 megapixels
24.2 megapixels
20.1 megapixels
26.1 megapixels
32.5 megapixels
45 megapixels
30.4 megapixels
Sensor type
CMOS
CMOS
CMOS
CMOS
CMOS
CMOS
CMOS
CMOS
CMOS
Shutter speed
30 - 1/8000 s
30 - 1/4000 s
30 - 1/4000 s
30 - 1/4000 s
30 - 1/8000 s
30 - 1/8000 s
30 - 1/8000 s
30 - 1/8000 s
Video recording
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Autofocus in recording mode
Yes - Contrast-AF
Yes - Contrast-AF
Yes - Contrast-AF
Yes - TTL-AF
Max resolution (video)
3840x2160p pixels
3840x2160p pixels
3840x2160p pixels
3840x2160p pixels
3840x2160p pixels
4096x2160p pixels
3840x2160p pixels
8192x4320p pixels
4096x2160p pixels
Max frame rate (highest resolution)
30 fps
25 fps
25 fps
30 fps
120 fps
59.94 fps
30 fps
30 fps
30 fps
Max frame rate (regardless of res.)
120 fps
120 fps
50 fps
120 fps
60 fps
240 fps
120 fps
120 fps
120 fps
Max resolution (highest frame rate)
1920x1080p pixels
1280x720p pixels
1920x1080p pixels
1920x1080p pixels
1920x1080p pixels
1920x1080p pixels
4096x2160p pixels
1280x720p pixels
Video file formats
AVCHD, XAVC S, AVC/H.264 .mp4
AVC/H.264 .mp4
AVC/H.264 .mov, AVC/H.264 .mp4
AVCHD, XAVC S, AVC/H.264 .mp4
AVC/H.264 .mp4, HEVC/H.265
AVC/H.264 .mov, AVC/H.264 .mp4, HEVC/H.265
AVC/H.264 .mp4
AVC/H.264 .mp4, HEVC/H.265
MJPEG, AVC/H.264 .mp4
With audio
Yes - via the built-in and external mic
Yes - via the built-in and external mic
Yes - via the built-in and external mic
Yes - via the built-in and external mic
Yes - via the built-in and external mic
Yes - via the built-in and external mic
Yes - via the built-in and external mic
Yes - via the built-in and external mic
Yes - via the built-in and external mic
Release year
2018
2018
2019
2019
2020
2020
2019
2020
2016
Battery capacity (CIPA)
710 images
235 images
1070 images
360 images
600 images
1300 images
900 images
Battery type
Li-Ion
Li-Ion
Li-Ion
Li-Ion
Li-Ion
Li-Ion
Li-Ion
Li-Ion
Li-Ion
Compatible memory cards
Secure Digital, Memory Stick Duo, Memory Stick Pro Duo, Secure Digital HC, Secure Digital XC
Secure Digital, Secure Digital HC, Secure Digital XC
Secure Digital, Secure Digital HC, Secure Digital XC
Secure Digital, Memory Stick Pro Duo, Secure Digital HC, Secure Digital XC
Secure Digital, Secure Digital HC, Secure Digital XC
Secure Digital, Secure Digital HC, Secure Digital XC
Secure Digital, Secure Digital HC, Secure Digital XC
Secure Digital, Secure Digital HC, Secure Digital XC, CFExpress
Compact Flash, Micro Drive, Secure Digital, Compact Flash II, Secure Digital HC, Secure Digital XC
Storage features
Dual memory card slots
Dual memory card slots
Dual memory card slots
Dual memory card slots
Dual memory card slots