Canon EOS M5 vs Sony A6300 Comparison

Canon EOS M5 vs Sony A6300 Comparison

You can check the details of these mirrorless cameras with APS-c sized image sensors. Here is the side by side Canon EOS M5 vs Sony A6300 comparison.

Sony A6300 features a 24-megapixels APS-C CMOS sensor with 425-point on-sensor phase-detection AF system and 11fps continuous shooting (8fps continuous live view). It also has silent shooting feature with maximum ISO of 51200 and 4K video capture up to 100 Mbps.

Canon EOS M5 camera features a 24.2 Megapixel APS-C CMOS sensor and Dual Pixel CMOS AF. The new MILC has a DIGIC 7 processor and a built-in 2.36M-dot EVF. It also has a DSLR-level AF speed and accuracy, 9fps continuous shooting, and Full HD 60p movies. 

Specifications Comparison of Canon EOS M5 vs Sony A6300 Cameras

Canon EOS M5 vs Sony A6300 Comparison

To see the difference between the APS-c sized mirrorless cameras, we have compared the Canon EOS M5 vs Sony A6300 specs below. Some differences like sensor, image size, shooting speed, lcd size etc.. detailed as bold on the table.

Canon EOS M5 vs Sony A6300 Comparison Table

FeaturesCanon EOS M5Sony A6300
Sensor resolution24.2MP APS-C CMOS24.2 MP APS-C CMOS
Sensor Type / SizeAPS-C CMOS / 22.3 x 14.9 mmAPS-C CMOS  (23.6×15.6mm)
Max Image Resolution6000 x 40006000 x 4000
Image ProcessorDIGIC 7 Image ProcessorBIONZ X
ISO100-25600100 – 25600
(51200 with boost)
AF SystemFast and smooth Dual Pixel CMOS AF with 49 AF pointsFast Hybrid AF425 points phase-detection AF
169 points contrast-detection AF0.05 sec. AF
7.5x density than the a6000Precise movie AFHigh-density Tracking AF technology
LCD3.2″ Rear Touchscreen Tilting  LCD3.0″ / 921.6K-dots / Tilting (up 90 degrees, down 45 degrees) No touchscreen
ViewfinderElectronic, 2,360,000 dots100% coverage0.39″ (1.0cm) Electronic
2359.3K-dots OLED / (2359,296 dots)
1.07x magnification (0.70x equiv.)
100% coverage 120fps mode available
Shutter Speed30 – 1/4000 sec30 – 1/4000 sec
Built-in FlashYes (5m)Yes (6m)
Flash X Sync Speed1/200 sec1/160 sec
Burst Speed9 fps11 fps with full continuous AF
8 fps in Live View
Exposure Compensation ±5 (at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV steps)±5 (at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV steps)
WB Bracketing YesYes
Video Recording
(max. res)
1920 x 1080: 60 fps, 50 fps2160 30/24p (4K / UHD)
1080 60/30/24/120p
1080  i60 Stereo XAVC S format for 4K and Full HD
Mic InputYesYes
Headphone Jack
(audio jack)
Wireless ConnectivityYesWi-Fi + NFC
USB ChargeYesYes
Battery Life295 shots400 shots
Dimensions116.8 x 88.9 x 61.0 mm (4.6 x 3.5 x 2.4”)120 x 67 x 49 mm (4.72 x 2.64 x 1.93″)
Weight428 g (15.1 oz)404 g (0.89 lb / 14.25 oz)