Sony a6400 vs Nikon D5600
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Sony a6400 vs Nikon D5600

The other camera that falls into the 'cheaper body, better lens' category is the Nikon D5600 DSLR. The twin-dial D7500 is rather more expensive, as well as being larger, so we'd consider the D5600 and 18-140mm F3.5-5.6 VR kit to be most directly comparable. The single dial setup of the D5600 also ends up making you as dependent on the function menus as the Sony does.

Despite being a DSLR (meaning fewer, less accurate AF points, more tightly grouped near the center,) the D5600 perhaps comes closest to matching the Sony for ease of getting the AF point to stay on your chosen subject (though it's nowhere near as sticky, nor does it function as well in low light). However, its video specs are nowhere near that of the mirrorless cameras: offering only 1080 capture and essentially unusable video AF. Like the Fujifilm, you'd only choose this over the Sony if you exclusively shoot stills, and don't need the AF capabilities of the Sony.