Sony Alpha a5000 Vs Sony Alpha a5100 Vs Sony Alpha a6000 Comparison
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Whirlwire Rating74881255514736
Video Features
Format
  • MP4
  • AVCHD
  • MP4
  • AVCHD
  • XAVC S
  • MOV
  • MP4
  • AVCHD
MicrophoneStereo Stereo Stereo
Resolutions
  • 1080i @ 60fps
  • 1080i @ 50fps
  • 1080p @ 24fps
  • 480p @ 30fps
  • 480p @ 25fps
  • 1080p @ 60fps
  • 1080i @ 60fps
  • 1080p @ 24fps
  • 1080p @ 25fps
  • 720p @ 120fps
  • 480p @ 30fps
  • 480p @ 25fps
  • 1080p @ 60fps
  • 1080p @ 50fps
  • 1080i @ 60fps
  • 1080i @ 50fps
  • 1080p @ 24fps
  • 1080p @ 25fps
  • 1080p @ 30fps
  • 480p @ 30fps
  • 480p @ 25fps
SpeakerN/A Mono Mono
Storage
Storage Slot
  • SD
  • SDHC
  • SDXC
  • Memory Stick Duo
  • SD
  • SDHC
  • SDXC
  • Memory Stick Pro Duo
  • SD
  • SDHC
  • SDXC
  • Memory Stick Duo
  • Pro-HG Duo
Storage Slot Amount1 1 2
Sensor
Max Resolution5456 x 3632 6000 x 4000 6000 x 4000
Other Resolutions
  • 5456 x 3064
  • 3872 x 2576
  • 3872 x 2176
  • 2736 x 1824
  • 2736 x 1536
  • 6000 x 3376
  • 4240 x 2832
  • 4240 x 2400
  • 3008 x 2000
  • 3008 x 1688
  • 6000 x 3376
  • 4240 x 2832
  • 4240 x 2400
  • 3008 x 2000
  • 3008 x 1688
Image Ratio
  • 3:2
  • 16:9
  • 3:2
  • 16:9
  • 3:2
  • 16:9
Megapixels20.1 24.3 24.3
SizeAPS-C (23.2 x 15.4 mm) APS-C (23.5 x 15.6 mm) APS-C (23.5 x 15.6 mm)
TypeCMOS CMOS CMOS
ProcessorBionz X Bionz X Bionz X
Screen / Viewfinder
Articulated LCD
Screen Size3.0 3.0 3.0
Screen Pixels460,800 921,600 921,600
Screen TypeTFT LCD TFT LCD TFT LCD
Live View
Touch ScreenN/A N/A
Viewfinder TypeN/A N/A Electronic
Viewfinder CoverageN/A N/A 100%
Viewfinder magnificationN/A N/A 0.7
Viewfinder resolutionN/A N/A 1,440,000
Physical
BatteryBattery Pack Battery Pack Battery Pack
Battery ModelNP-FW50 lithium-ion NP-FW50 lithium-ion battery NP-FW50 lithium-ion battery
Battery Life (shots)420 400 420
Weight (grams)269 283 344
Dimensions110 x 63 x 36 mm 11 x 63 x 36mm 120 x 67 x 45 mm
Optics & Focus
Autofocus
  • Contrast Detect (sensor)
  • Multi-area
  • Center
  • Selective single-point
  • Tracking
  • Single
  • Continuous
  • Face Detection
  • Live View
  • Contrast Detect (sensor)
  • Phase Detect
  • Multi-area
  • Center
  • Selective single-point
  • Tracking
  • Single
  • Continuous
  • Touch
  • Face Detection
  • Live View
  • Contrast Detect (sensor)
  • Phase Detect
  • Multi-area
  • Center
  • Selective single-point
  • Tracking
  • Single
  • Continuous
  • Face Detection
  • Live View
Digital Zoom 2
Manual Focus
Number of Focus Points25 179 179
Lens MountSony E mount Sony E mount Sony E mount
Crop1.5x 1.5 1.5
Image
ISO Range100-16000 100-25600 100-25600
ISO Minimum100 100 100
ISO Maximum16,000 25,600 51,200
White Balance Presets9 10 10
Custom White Balance
Uncompressed FormatRAW RAW RAW
JPEG Quality Levels
  • Fine
  • Standard
  • Extra fine
  • Fine
  • Normal
  • Extra fine
  • Fine
  • Normal
File FormatN/A JPEG JPEG
Features
Minimum shutter speed30 sec 30 sec 30 sec
Maximum shutter speed1/4000 sec 1/4000 sec 1/4000 sec
Aperture Priority
Shutter Priority
Manual Exposure Mode
Exposure Modes
Scene Modes
  • Portrait
  • Landscape
  • Macro
  • Sports Action
  • Sunset
  • Night Portrait
  • Night View
  • Hand-held Twilight
  • Anti Motion Blur
Built-in Flash
Flash Range (M)4.0 4.0 6.0
Flash Modes
  • Flash Off
  • Autoflash
  • Fill-flash
  • Rear Sync.
  • Slow Sync.
  • Red-eye Reduction
  • Flash Off
  • Auto
  • fill-flaw
  • Slow Sync
  • redeye reduction
  • Flash Off
  • Auto
  • fill-flaw
  • Slow Sync
  • redeye reduction
  • hi-speed sync
  • wireless control
FPS4 6 11
Self-timer
Metering Modes
  • Multi
  • Center-weighted
  • Spot
  • Multi
  • Center-weighted
  • Spot
  • Multi
  • Center-weighted
  • Spot
Exposure Compensation ±3 (at 1/3 EV steps) ±5 (at 1/3 EV-1/2 EV steps)
Orientation Sensor
Timelapse Recording N/A
AE BracketingN/A ±3 (3 - 5 frames at 1/3 EV - 1/2 EV - 2/3 EV - 1 EV - 2 EV steps)
  • ±5 (3
  • 5 frames at 1/3 EV-1/2 EV-2/3 EV-1 EV-2 EV steps)
WB BracketingN/A Yes (3 frames - high/low settings)
External FlashN/A N/A
Connectivity
USB
HDMI
Wireless
Remote Control
Body Type
Body TypeRangefinder-style mirrorless Rangefinder-style mirrorless Rangefinder-style mirrorless
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