Sony A6600 Review Rundown
The Sony A6600 is aimed at those who want a top-spec camera, but can't quite stretch to full-frame options like the Sony A7 III. It shares the same 24.2 MP APS-C sensor with the A6500, paired with the Bionz X processor that's found in the flagship A9 II. New features include in-body image stabilization, HDR video, and Real-time Eye AF for movies.
This rundown provides our analysis on 8 third-party reviews. The sentiment scores, summaries, and key takeaways that we select are based on these reviews and may differ from the original publication.
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Reviewers from Digitaltrends have found the following[***]:
APS-C cameras have to shout to be heard over the roar of increasingly popular full-frame cameras. A pair of APS-C models announced by Sony in August 2019 prove that smaller sensors still have life left. The A6100 is a budget mirrorless camera targeting the beginner or casual photographer. The flagship A6600 is $1,400 enthusiast's camera that should even make many professionals happy.
Reviewers from Pcmag have found the following[***]:
The a6600 has a dial at the rear of the top plate, and one that sits flat on the rear. Its four-way design is not nearly as comfortable in which to use the small, eight-way focus joystick Sony includes in full-frame models like the a7 III. It's a strong camera, with class-leading autofocus performance, but falls a bit shy of being an Editors' Choice.
Reviewers from Techradar have found the following[***]:
Sony A6600 is aimed at those who want a top-spec camera, but can't stretch to full-frame options like the Sony A7 III. It shares the same 24.2 MP APS-C sensor, along with the Bionz X processor that's also found in the flagship A9 II. Features include in-body image stabilization, plus the addition of HDR video and Real-time Eye AF for movies.
Reviewers from Tomsguide have found the following[***]:
The Sony Alpha a6600 is the new flagship of Sony's mirrorless APS-C camera line. It has better performance and imaging processing than its predecessor, the Sony a6500. It features 5-axis image stabilization, real time autofocus tracking, AI-enabled eye autofocusing in both still and video.
Reviewers from Trustedreviews have found the following[***]:
The A6600 follows on from the A6400, taking its place right at the head of Sony's APS-C lineup. Improved battery life, the addition of in-body image stabilisation and better video specifications are just some of the addition. Sony has excellent autofocus technology, which has filtered down from the top-level pro A9 camera. It can shoot at 11fps – or 8fps, if you're shooting silently.
- 1. ^ Sony A6600 hands-on review: Small camera, big deal. Digitaltrends. 07 November 2019. Retrieved 07 March 2021.
- 2. ^ Sony a6600 Review. Pcmag. 20 November 2019. Retrieved 07 March 2021.
- 3. ^ Sony A6600 review. Techradar. 20 January 2020. Retrieved 07 March 2021.
- 4. ^ Sony Alpha a6600 review. Tomsguide. 02 June 2020. Retrieved 07 March 2021.
- 5. ^ Sony A6600 Review. Trustedreviews. 10 December 2020. Retrieved 07 March 2021.
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