LCD and Viewfinder
Sony A6300 has a Tilting 3″ LCD screen with a resolution of 922k dots. Both the screen size and the screen resolution is up to the standards of this class.
A6300 has a built-in Electronic viewfinder.
The viewfinder has a resolution of 2,359kdots and coverage of 100%.
Sony A6300 can shoot continuously at max speed of 11.0 fps and has max shutter speed of 1/4000 sec . A6300 has a built-in flash, and you can also mount your external flashes too.
Sony A6300 features both Contrast Detection and Phase Detection autofocus (AF) systems which ensures speed and accuracy of focusing in most situations. The AF system has 425 points to choose from.
With Sony A6300, you can record your videos at a highest resolution of 3840 x 2160 at 30p,24p fps with bit rates up to 100 mbps and save in MPEG-4, AVCHD, XAVC S and H.264 formats. This means that Sony A6300 provides 4K (Ultra-HD) video, highest resolution that is available in the market today. When viewed on a 4K screen, you will be amazed by the level of details and the crispness. There is also a high speed mode where you can capture videos at 120 for ultra slow motion videos. A6300 has a built-in Stereo microphone and a Mono speaker. Sony A6300 also has a port for an external microphone so you can record high quality sound with the help of an external microphone.
Connectivity and Storage
Sony A6300 features a built-in wireless connectivity ( 802.11b/g/n with NFC) which lets you transfer your photos directly to compatible devices without any physical connection.
With its NFC (Near Field Communication) feature, A6300 can communicate with devices such as smartphones which are also equipped with this technology by simply touching each other.
One other feature that we like is the ability to use our smartphone as a remote to control our A6300. You can change camera settings, release shutter, view LCD screen and tranfer files using remote control app.
You can connect your camera to other devices through HDMI port or via USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec) port.
Battery Sony A6300 is powered by NP-FW50 battery which provides a shooting life of 400 according to CIPA standards.
Considering that the average battery life of Mirrorless type cameras is 350 shots, its battery life is about average in its class but it would still be wise to invest in some spare batteries for long photo trips.
Battery Life Comparison in Semi-Pro Mirrorless Cameras
Panasonic GH3 with its 540shots is the model with longest battery life among Semi-Pro Mirrorless cameras. Check the comparison of Sony A6300 vs Panasonic GH3 or take a look at Longest Battery Life Mirrorless cameras list.
Current Lowest price for Sony A6300 is $898.00