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Sony A68 vs Canon 70D Comparison

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Here is a quick review and comparison for the Sony A68 vs Canon 70D cameras with APS-C sized image sensors.

To see the difference between Sony A68 vs Canon 70D cameras we have put together Sony A68 vs Canon 70D specs comparison table below.

The Sony A68 A-mount camera features a 24MP APS-C Exmor CMOS image sensor, ISO 100-25600, BIONZ X image processor, Full HD movies in the XAVC Sv format, OLED Tru-Finder with 100% frame coverage, a 2.7-type LCD monitor that tilts up to 135 degrees upwards or 55 degrees downwards, and in-body image stabilisation.

Canon EOS 70D is an APS-C camera with a brand-new 20.2MP “Dual Pixel CMOS AF” sensor and features 19-point AF module from the EOS 7D for viewfinder shooting, touchscreen control via its fully articulated 3¨ LCD, and built-in Wi-Fi.

Specifications Comparison of Sony A68 vs Canon 70D Cameras


Below you can see the specs comparison table of Sony A68 vs Canon 70D digital cameras. Some differences like sensor, image size, shooting speed, lcd size etc.. detailed as bold on the table.

Features  Sony A68 Canon 70D
Sensor resolution 24-Megapixels 20-Megapixels
Sensor Size APS-C APS-C
Low pass filter Yes Yes
Image processor Bionz X Digic 5+
AF system Contrast Detect (sensor)+Phase Detect (Hybrid) Phase detect
AF points 79+ 15 cross type 19
Image stabilization Yes No
ISO sensitivity 100-25600 100-25600
Shutter Min/Max 30sec – 1/4000sec 30sec – 1/8000sec
Continuous shooting speed 8fps 7fps
Video 1920 x 1080 (50p, 30p) 1920 x 1080 (30, 25, 24 fps), 1280 x 720 (60, 50 fps), 640 x 480 (60, 50 fps)
Display 2.7″ LCD Rear Touch Screen 3″ Rear Touchscreen Swivel LCD (1,040,000)
Viewfinder  EVF 100% Optical (pentaprism) 98%
Wireless  N/A Built-in
Battery life Unknown 920 shots
Dimensions 143 x 104 x 81 mm 139.7 x 104.1 x 78.7mm
Weight 690g 755g

The Sony a68 will be available in Europe starting in March 2016 with a price tag of €600 (~$650) for the body only, or €700 (~$760) when bundled with an 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 kit lens. Pricing and availability in the US have yet to be announced.

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