Sony\u2019s new flagship APS-C camera, the A6600, is packed to the gills with features, with an emphasis on keeping your shots still and focused. Being compact, weatherproof, capturing images with 24.2 megapixels to play with, and 4K video\u2014the Sony A6600 is shaping to be the best travel camera yet.\r\n\r\nWhy We Like It - Sony A6600 Review\r\nThe Sony A6600 is packed with technology to keep images steady, even when energized\u2014pairing well with its 24.2MP sensor and 4K video capturing capabilities.\r\n\r\nPerformance\r\nAfter taking a few A6600 samples, we noticed post processing effects took a back seat compared to other APS-C cameras such as the Canon EOS 6D Mark II. And with a battery life capable of shooting 720 images, there were plenty of examples to view. Dynamic range, in particular, kept every shot as close to the original shot as possible. When fiddling with its high ISO range, low light shots were clear, given the light was captured as is and not altered.\r\n\r\nThe Sony Alpha A6600 Mirrorless Camera most impressed us with its real-time tracking. Taken from full frame Sony cameras, the in-body image stabilization system is so smart at staying glued to your subject, even as they move. Part of that performance is thanks to its rolling shutter. This is particularly nice with its 11fps continuous shooting. You can even take advantage of Real-Time Eye AF when recording videos in 4K or full HD.\r\nDesign\r\nWith the Alpha A6600 Sony kept the design small and compact, which is impressive considering mirrorless cameras tend to be on the larger side. However, Sony still included a hump to grip the camera. A camera such as the Canon PowerShot ELPH 180 is smaller, yes, but lacks any real grip, increasing the chances of an accident. This also makes the menu system easier to navigate through. You\u2019ll find a memory card slot, too, which you\u2019ll need for fitting large files. It\u2019s lacking waterproof properties like the Olympus TG-5, but does have a weatherproof shell.\r\nValue\r\nThe autofocusing system alone gives the Sony A6600 great value, and that\u2019s without considering its 24.2 megapixels and 4K video capturing capabilities. Its performance is well-worth the price\u2014but only in the right hands. It even competes well against its competetor\u2019s Fujifilm X-T3. While technically speaking, the X-T3 is much better by a small margin, Sony\u2019s A6600 has a bigger battery. You\u2019re still shooting highly detailed images, but for much longer than others in its bracket.\r\n\r\nIf pricing is an issue, consider the Panasonic Lumix FZ80; it\u2019s a few stages behind in performance, but at a fraction of the price.\r\nSony A6600 Review Wrap Up\r\nFor its price, the Sony A6600 isn\u2019t suited for inexperienced hands. Instead, the performance behind its image quality and video quality, including a host of video features, make the Sony A6600 ideal for vloggers. When you aren\u2019t vlogging, its battery life will last for over 700 shots, while the AF system will help keep the frame steady.