Canon EOS R5 vs. Sony Alpha A7 III + 9

Canon EOS R5

Canon EOS R5

£3,765.00

Free delivery
Sony Alpha A7 III

Sony Alpha A7 III

4.5

£1,485.00

£1,545.00 Incl. delivery
Nikon Z6

Nikon Z6

£1,265.00

£1,271.77 Incl. delivery
Sony Alpha A6400

Sony Alpha A6400

3.5

£730.00

£773.99 Incl. delivery
Canon EOS 90D

Canon EOS 90D

3.8

£1,043.00

£1,043.14 Incl. delivery
Nikon D3500 + AF-P 18-55/3.5-5.6 G VR

Nikon D3500 + AF-P 18-55/3.5-5.6 G VR

£372.00

£382.99 Incl. delivery
Canon EOS 5D Mark IV

Canon EOS 5D Mark IV

4.3

£1,741.95

Free delivery
Nikon D7500

Nikon D7500

£665.00

£675.00 Incl. delivery
Sony Alpha A6000 + 16-50/3.5-5.6 OSS

Sony Alpha A6000 + 16-50/3.5-5.6 OSS

4.5

£396.02

Free delivery
Canon EOS M50

Canon EOS M50

£480.89

Free delivery
Nikon D750

Nikon D750

4.6

£749.00

£986.95 Incl. delivery
AF assist (auto-focus assist light)
Lamp
Flash
Lamp
Flash
Lamp
Lamp
Lamp
Lamp
Lamp
Lamp
Contrast autofocus
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
Yes
Number of AF points (contrast)
425 ​
273 ​
425 ​
41 ​
51 ​
25 ​
51 ​
Phase detection autofocus
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
AF support
Yes - with all AF lenses
Yes - with all AF lenses
Yes - with all AF lenses
Yes - with all AF lenses
Yes - with all AF lenses
Only lenses with AF-motor
Yes - with all AF lenses
Yes - with all AF lenses
Yes - with all AF lenses
Max number of AF points (incl. assistant)
693 ​
273 ​
425 ​
45 ​
11 ​
61 ​
51 ​
179 ​
143 ​
51 ​
Bluetooth
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
Yes
No
Yes
Bluetooth version
4.2
4.1
4.2
4.1
4.1
4.1
4.1
4.1
GPS
No
No
No
No
No
Yes
No
No
No
No
NFC
No
Yes
No
Yes
No
Yes
No
Yes
Yes
No
Wireless network (Wi-Fi)
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Compatible lenses (without adapter)
Canon RF
Sony E, Sony FE
Nikon Z
Sony E, Sony FE
Canon EF, Canon EF-S
Nikon FX, Nikon DX
Canon EF
Nikon FX, Nikon DX
Sony E, Sony FE
Canon EF-M
Nikon FX, Nikon DX
Lens included
No
No
No
No
No
Yes
No
No
Yes
No
No
Firewire
No
No
No
No
No
No
No
No
No
No
No
HDMI
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Microphone input
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
Yes
Yes
USB
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
USB version
3 (Gen 2)
3 (Gen 2)
3 (Gen 2)
2.0
2.0
2.0
3 (Gen 1)
2.0
2.0
2.0
3 (Gen 1)
Available colours
Black
Black
Black
Black
Black
Black
Black
Black
Black, White, Silver, Grey
Black, White
Black
Dimensions (WxHxD)
Depth
88 mm
73.7 mm
67.5 mm
60 mm
76.8 mm
69.5 mm
76 mm
72.5 mm
45 mm
58.7 mm
78 mm
Height
97.5 mm
95.6 mm
100.5 mm
67 mm
104.8 mm
97 mm
116 mm
104 mm
67 mm
88.1 mm
113 mm
Width
138 mm
126.9 mm
134 mm
120 mm
140.7 mm
124 mm
151 mm
135.5 mm
120 mm
116.3 mm
141 mm
Product weight
738 g
650 g
585 g
403 g
701 g
365 g
890 g
720 g
344 g
387 g
750 g
Articulated screen
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Number of pixels (EVF)
5760000 pixels
2360000 pixels
3690000 pixels
2360000 pixels
1440000 pixels
2360000 pixels
Number of pixels (screen)
2100000 pixels
921600 pixels
3600000 pixels
921600 pixels
1040000 pixels
921000 pixels
1620000 pixels
922000 pixels
921600 pixels
1040000 pixels
1229000 pixels
Screen size
3.2 inches
3 inches
3.2 inches
3 inches
3 inches
3 inches
3.2 inches
3.2 inches
3 inches
3 inches
3.2 inches
Separate info display
Yes
No
Yes
No
No
Yes
Yes
No
No
Yes
Touchscreen
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
Yes
Yes
No
Yes
No
Viewfinder coverage
100 %
100 %
100 %
100 %
100 %
95 %
100 %
100 %
100 %
100 %
100 %
Viewfinder magnification
0.76 x
0.78 x
0.8 x
1.07 x
0.95 x
0.85 x
0.71 x
0.94 x
1.07 x
0.7 x
Viewfinder
LCD screen (LiveView), EVF (electronic)
LCD screen (LiveView), EVF (electronic)
LCD screen (LiveView), EVF (electronic)
LCD screen (LiveView), EVF (electronic)
Optical, LCD screen (LiveView), EVF (electronic)
Optical, LCD screen (LiveView)
Optical, LCD screen (LiveView)
Optical, LCD screen (LiveView)
LCD screen (LiveView), EVF (electronic)
LCD screen (LiveView), EVF (electronic)
Optical, LCD screen (LiveView), EVF (electronic)
Weather proof (moisture/dust)
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
Yes
Yes
No
No
Yes
External flash connection
Hot shoe
Hot shoe
Hot shoe
Hot shoe
Hot shoe
Hot shoe
Hot shoe, PC terminal
Hot shoe
Hot shoe
Hot shoe
Hot shoe
Flash
External
External
External
Built-in and external
Built-in and external
Built-in and external
External
Built-in and external
Built-in and external
Built-in and external
Built-in and external
Flash metering system
E-TTL II (Canon)
TTL
i-TTL (Nikon)
TTL
E-TTL II (Canon)
i-TTL (Nikon)
E-TTL (Canon), E-TTL II (Canon)
i-TTL (Nikon)
E-TTL II (Canon)
i-TTL (Nikon)
X-sync speed
1/250 s
1/250 s
1/200 s
1/160 s
1/250 s
1/200 s
1/200 s
1/250 s
1/160 s
1/200 s
1/200 s
Anti-dust system
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Image stabiliser
Built-in
Built-in
Built-in
Lens based only
Lens based only
Lens based only
Lens based only
Lens based only
Lens based only
Lens based only
Lens based only
Magnification (Crop factor)
1 x
1 x
1 x
1.5 x
1.6 x
1.5 x
1 x
1.5 x
1.5 x
1.6 x
1 x
Type of camera
Mirrorless
Mirrorless
Mirrorless
Mirrorless
Digital SLR
Digital SLR
Digital SLR
Digital SLR
Mirrorless
Mirrorless
Digital SLR
AEB/HDR support
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Built-in HDR function
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Exposure bracketing
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
0.3 - 3.0 ±EV
0.3 - 0.5 ±EV
0.3 - 3.0 ±EV
0.3 - 3.0 ±EV
0.3 - 2.0 ±EV
Number of exposures
3 - 9 images
3 - 9 images
2 - 7 images
9 images
3 - 5 images
3 images
2 - 7 images
Continuous shooting
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Frames (JPEG maximum speed)
350 images
163 images
99 images
58 images
100 images
47 images
57 images
Number (RAW, max speed)
180 images
40 images
46 images
25 images
21 images
50 images
33 images
16 images
Speed (JPEG)
20 frames/s
10 frames/s
12 frames/s
11 frames/s
10 frames/s
5 frames/s
7 frames/s
8 frames/s
11 frames/s
7.4 frames/s
6.5 frames/s
Speed (RAW)
20 frames/s
10 frames/s
12 frames/s
11 frames/s
10 frames/s
4 frames/s
8 frames/s
11 frames/s
10 frames/s
6.5 frames/s
File format (Still)
JPEG, RAW
JPEG, RAW
JPEG, TIFF, RAW, NEF (RAW)
JPEG, RAW
JPEG, RAW
JPEG, RAW, NEF (RAW)
JPEG, RAW
JPEG, RAW, NEF (RAW)
JPEG, RAW
JPEG, RAW
JPEG, RAW, NEF (RAW)
Image sensor format
Full format (35 mm)
Full format (35 mm)
Full format (35 mm)
APS-C
APS-C
APS-C
Full format (35 mm)
APS-C
APS-C
APS-C
Full format (35 mm)
ISO sensitivity (basic ISO)
100 - 51200 ISO
100 - 51200 ISO
100 - 51200 ISO
100 - 32000 ISO
100 - 51200 ISO
100 - 25600 ISO
100 - 32000 ISO
100 - 51200 ISO
100 - 25600 ISO
100 - 25600 ISO
100 - 12800 ISO
Maximum resolution (stills)
8192x5464 pixels
6000x4000 pixels
6016x4016 pixels
6000x4000 pixels
6000x4000 pixels
6720x4480 pixels
5568x3712 pixels
6000x4000 pixels
6000x4000 pixels
6016x4016 pixels
Sensor format
24 x 36 mm
35.8 x 23.8 mm
35.9 x 23.9 mm
23.5 x 15.6 mm
22.3 x 14.9 mm
23.5 x 15.6 mm
24 x 36 mm
23.5 x 15.6 mm
23.5 x 15.6 mm
22.3 x 14.9 mm
35.9 x 24 mm
Sensor resolution (Effective number of pixels)
45 megapixels
24.2 megapixels
24.5 megapixels
24.2 megapixels
32.5 megapixels
24.2 megapixels
30.4 megapixels
20.9 megapixels
24.3 megapixels
24.1 megapixels
24.3 megapixels
Sensor type
CMOS
CMOS
CMOS
CMOS
CMOS
CMOS
CMOS
CMOS
CMOS
CMOS
CMOS
Shutter speed
30 - 1/8000 s
30 - 1/8000 s
30 - 1/8000 s
30 - 1/4000 s
30 - 1/8000 s
30 - 1/4000 s
30 - 1/8000 s
30 - 1/8000 s
30 - 1/4000 s
30 - 1/4000 s
30 - 1/4000 s
Video recording
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Autofocus in recording mode
Yes - Contrast-AF
Yes - TTL-AF
Yes - Contrast-AF
Yes - TTL-AF
Yes - TTL-AF
Yes - TTL-AF
Yes - Contrast-AF
Yes - Contrast-AF
Yes - Contrast-AF
Max resolution (video)
8192x4320p pixels
3840x2160p pixels
3840x2160p pixels
3840x2160p pixels
3840x2160p pixels
1920x1080p pixels
4096x2160p pixels
3840x2160p pixels
1920x1080p pixels
3840x2160p pixels
1920x1080p pixels
Max frame rate (highest resolution)
30 fps
30 fps
30 fps
30 fps
30 fps
60 fps
30 fps
30 fps
60 fps
25 fps
60 fps
Max frame rate (regardless of res.)
120 fps
120 fps
120 fps
120 fps
120 fps
60 fps
120 fps
60 fps
60 fps
120 fps
60 fps
Max resolution (highest frame rate)
4096x2160p pixels
1920x1080p pixels
1920x1080p pixels
1920x1080p pixels
1920x1080p pixels
1280x720p pixels
1920x1080p pixels
1920x1080p pixels
1280x720p pixels
1920x1080p pixels
Video file formats
AVC/H.264 .mp4, HEVC/H.265
AVCHD, XAVC S, AVC/H.264 .mp4
AVC/H.264 .mov, AVC/H.264 .mp4
AVCHD, XAVC S, AVC/H.264 .mp4
AVC/H.264 .mp4
AVC/H.264 .mov, AVC/H.264 .mp4
MJPEG, AVC/H.264 .mp4
AVC/H.264 .mov
AVCHD, AVC/H.264 .mp4
AVC/H.264 .mp4
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 - built-in mic
Yes - via the built-in and external mic
Yes - via the built-in and external mic
Yes - built-in mic
Yes - via the built-in and external mic
Yes - via the built-in and external mic
Release year
2020
2018
2018
2019
2019
2018
2016
2017
2014
2018
2014
Battery capacity (CIPA)
710 images
310 images
360 images
1300 images
1500 images
900 images
950 images
360 images
235 images
1230 images
Battery type
Li-Ion
Li-Ion
Li-Ion
Li-Ion
Li-Ion
Li-Ion
Li-Ion
Li-Ion
Li-Ion
Li-Ion
Li-Ion
Compatible memory cards
Secure Digital, Secure Digital HC, Secure Digital XC, CFExpress
Secure Digital, Memory Stick Duo, Memory Stick Pro Duo, Secure Digital HC, Secure Digital XC
XQD
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
Compact Flash, 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
Storage features
Dual memory card slots
Dual memory card slots
Dual memory card slots
Dual memory card slots