Sony a6000 Build Quality

Started Apr 29, 2014 | Discussions thread
pixelpushing
pixelpushing Senior Member • Posts: 3,229
Re: Plastic (was) rapidly being confined to cameras under $800

captura wrote:

Dimac wrote:

RichRMA wrote:

If you remember the very first NEX cameras, the 3 and 5, one was metal, the other plastic. The plastic one was more bulky because plastic is weaker than metal and requires thicker castings and things like threaded metal inserts to hold screws.

Actually plastic bodies are more sturdy! No problem at all with it.

Actually do you have any evidence to support your statement?

Do you have any evidence to support metal bodies are more sturdy? Because that's pretty much what started this whole thing.

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