Sony Sony Alpha a5000

20.1MP Exmor & APS-C sensor, DSLR-quality, Wi-Fi & connectivity to smartphones via NFC, BIONZ & X processing engine, up to ISO 16000, 180 & tilting LCD screen Full HD 1080@60i - 24p video, built-in pop-up flash, 4 FPS shooting
Announced: 07/01/2014
Body Type
Body TypeRangefinder-style mirrorless
Sensor
Max Resolution5456 x 3632
Other Resolutions
  • 5456 x 3064
  • 3872 x 2576
  • 3872 x 2176
  • 2736 x 1824
  • 2736 x 1536
Image Ratio
  • 3:2
  • 16:9
Megapixels20.1
SizeAPS-C (23.2 x 15.4 mm)
TypeCMOS
ProcessorBionz X
Image
ISO Range100-16000
ISO Minimum100
ISO Maximum16,000
White Balance Presets9
Custom White Balance
Uncompressed FormatRAW
JPEG Quality Levels
  • Fine
  • Standard
Optics & Focus
Autofocus
  • Contrast Detect (sensor)
  • Multi-area
  • Center
  • Selective single-point
  • Tracking
  • Single
  • Continuous
  • Face Detection
  • Live View
Digital Zoom
Manual Focus
Number of Focus Points25
Lens MountSony E mount
Crop1.5x
Screen / Viewfinder
Articulated LCD
Screen Size3.0
Screen Pixels460,800
Screen TypeTFT LCD
Live View
Features
Minimum shutter speed30 sec
Maximum shutter speed1/4000 sec
Aperture Priority
Shutter Priority
Manual Exposure Mode
Built-in Flash
Exposure Modes
Scene Modes
  • Portrait
  • Landscape
  • Macro
  • Sports Action
  • Sunset
  • Night Portrait
  • Night View
  • Hand-held Twilight
  • Anti Motion Blur
Flash Range (M)4.0
Flash Modes
  • Flash Off
  • Autoflash
  • Fill-flash
  • Rear Sync.
  • Slow Sync.
  • Red-eye Reduction
FPS4
Self-timer
Metering Modes
  • Multi
  • Center-weighted
  • Spot
Exposure Compensation
Orientation Sensor
Timelapse Recording
Video Features
Format
  • MP4
  • AVCHD
MicrophoneStereo
Resolutions
  • 1080i @ 60fps
  • 1080i @ 50fps
  • 1080p @ 24fps
  • 480p @ 30fps
  • 480p @ 25fps
Storage
Storage Slot
  • SD
  • SDHC
  • SDXC
  • Memory Stick Duo
Storage Slot Amount1
Physical
BatteryBattery Pack
Battery ModelNP-FW50 lithium-ion
Battery Life (shots)420
Weight (grams)269
Dimensions110 x 63 x 36 mm
Connectivity
USB
HDMI
Wireless
Remote Control