Sony Alpha A5000 Specifications

Sony Alpha A5000 (with 16-50mm power zoom lens, black)

Part Number: ILCE-5000L/B

General

  • Depth
    1.4 in
  • Sensor Resolution
    20.1 Megapixel
  • Optical Sensor Type
    Exmor APS HD CMOS
  • Total Pixels
    20400000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    20100000 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Size
    15.6 x 23.5mm
  • Field of View Crop Factor
    1.5
  • Sensor Dust Reduction
    Yes
  • Sensor Features
    Anti-Dust coating, Dust Reduction (image sensor vibration)
  • Wireless Connection
    IEEE 802.11b/g/n, NFC (Near Field Communication)
  • Digital Zoom
    4 x
  • Image Processor
    BIONZ X
  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    25
  • AE/AF Control
    Predictive AI Servo AF
  • Digital Video Format
    AVCHD, H.264
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG, RAW, RAW + JPEG
  • Max Video Resolution
    1920 x 1080
  • Interfaces Provided
    HDMI
  • Manufacturer
    Sony

Camera Flash

  • Type
    Built-in flash
  • Guide Number (m / ISO 100)
    4
  • Red Eye Reduction
    Yes
  • Features
    AF illuminator, flash +/- compensation
  • Flash Modes
    auto mode, fill-in mode, flash OFF mode, rear curtain sync, red-eye reduction, slow synchro

Exposure & White Balance

  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100 - 16000, ISO auto (100-3200)
  • Exposure Metering
    center-weighted, multi-segment, spot
  • Exposure Metering Zones
    1200
  • Exposure Modes
    aperture-priority, automatic, bulb, manual, program, shutter-priority
  • Shooting Programs
    anti-motion blur, handheld twilight, landscape, macro, night portrait, night scene, portrait mode, sports mode, sunset
  • Special Effects
    Black & White, HDR Painting, Sepia, Soft Focus, Soft High-key, Sunset, Toy camera, Vivid, Water Colour, partial color, High contrast monochrome, Landscape, Miniature, Pop Color, Portrait, Posterization, Retro, Rich-tone monochrome
  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    2500K - 9900K, cloudy, daylight, flash, fluorescent light (cool white), fluorescent light (daylight white), fluorescent light (warm white), incandescent, shade, underwater
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/4000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    30 sec
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±3 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps
  • Auto Exposure Bracketing
    3 steps
  • White Balance Bracketing
    Yes
  • X-sync Speed
    1/160 sec
  • Exposure Range
    EV 0-20 ( ISO 100 )

Display

  • Display Format
    460,800 pixels
  • Display Form Factor
    Folding

Environmental Parameters

  • Min Operating Temperature
    32 °F
  • Max Operating Temperature
    104 °F

Lens System

  • Optical Zoom
    3 x
  • Lens Series
    PZ OSS
  • Lens Aperture
    f/3.5-5.6
  • Min Focal Length
    16 mm
  • Max Focal Length
    50 mm
  • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    24 m
  • Min Focus Distance
    9.8 in
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic, manual
  • Zoom Adjustment
    manual (by ring), motorized drive
  • Max View Angle
    83 degrees
  • Group Qty
    8
  • Element Qty
    9
  • Filter Size
    40.5 mm
  • Lens Included
    16-50mm lens
  • Features
    ED glass, Lens Barrel Retraction Function, aspherical lens

Miscellaneous

  • Microsoft Certification
    Compatible with Windows 7
  • Color
    black
  • Color Category
    black

Memory / Storage

  • Supported Memory Cards
    Memory Stick PRO Duo, Memory Stick PRO-HG Duo, Memory Stick XC-HG Duo, SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card, SDHC UHS-I Memory Card, SDXC Memory Card, SDXC UHS-I Memory Card
  • Video Capture
    AVCHD - 1920 x 1080 - 60 fps - 24Mbps
    AVCHD - 1920 x 1080 - 60 fps - 17Mbps
    AVCHD - 1920 x 1080 - 24 fps - 24Mbps
    AVCHD - 1920 x 1080 - 24 fps - 17Mbps
    H.264 - 1440 x 1080 - 24 fps - 12Mbps
    H.264 - 640 x 480 - 24 fps - 3Mbps

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    none

Additional Features

  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    2.5 frames per second, 3.5 frames per second
  • Self Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec
  • Features
    24p Cinema Mode, AE lock, High ISO NR, Intelligent AUTO (iAUTO), Lens Distortion Correction, PhotoTV HD, PlayMemories Camera Apps support, RGB primary color filter, Superior Auto mode, Sweep Panorama technology, USB charging, built-in help guide, AF lock, built-in speaker, camera orientation detection, digital image rotation, face detection, histogram display, long exposure noise reduction, peripheral illumination correction, saturation control, sharpness control, Anti-motion Blur Mode, Auto Object Framing, BRAVIA Sync function, Chromatic Aberration Compensation (CAC), Clear Image Zoom, Dolby Digital Stereo Creator, Dynamic Range Optimizer

Connections

  • Memory Card Slot
    Memory Stick PRO Duo card, SD card
  • Type
    HDMI output, USB 2.0
  • Qty
    1
  • Connector Type
    19 pin micro HDMI Type D

Shutter

  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/4000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    30 sec
  • X-sync Speed
    1/160 sec

Microphone

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    stereo

Battery

  • Technology
    lithium ion
  • Battery Life Details
    Photo shooting - 420 shots
    Video recording - 2.5 hours
  • Battery Type
    Sony NP-FW50
  • Details
    1 x Sony NP-FW50 Li-ion rechargeable battery - 1080 mAh ( included )
  • Battery Form Factor
    manufacturer specific
  • Manufacturer Battery Name
    Sony NP-FW50

Software

  • Type
    Sony Image Data Converter 4.0, Sony PlayMemories Home

System Requirements for PC Connection

  • Operating System Support
    Apple Mac OS X 10.6 - 10.8, MS Windows 7 SP1, MS Windows Vista SP2, MS Windows XP SP3, Windows 8
  • Peripheral Devices
    USB port

Header

  • Brand
    Sony
  • Product Line
    Sony a5000
  • Model
    ILCE-5000L
  • Packaged Quantity
    1

Video Input

  • Type
    digital camera
  • Digital Camera Type
    mirrorless system
  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    2.5 frames per second, 3.5 frames per second
  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100 - 16000, ISO auto (100-3200)
  • ISO (Max)
    16000
  • Digital Zoom
    4 x
  • Digital Video Format
    AVCHD, H.264
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG, RAW, RAW + JPEG
  • Max Video Resolution
    1920 x 1080
  • Interfaces Provided
    HDMI
  • Image Processor
    BIONZ X
  • Special Effects
    Black & White, HDR Painting, Sepia, Soft Focus, Soft High-key, Sunset, Toy camera, Vivid, Water Colour, partial color, High contrast monochrome, Landscape, Miniature, Pop Color, Portrait, Posterization, Retro, Rich-tone monochrome
  • HDR Mode
    Auto HDR mode
  • Face Detection
    Yes
  • Self Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec
  • Image Stabilizer
    optical (Steady Shot)
  • Lens Mounting Type
    Sony E-mount
  • Features
    24p Cinema Mode, AE lock, High ISO NR, Intelligent AUTO (iAUTO), Lens Distortion Correction, PhotoTV HD, PlayMemories Camera Apps support, RGB primary color filter, Superior Auto mode, Sweep Panorama technology, USB charging, built-in help guide, AF lock, built-in speaker, camera orientation detection, digital image rotation, face detection, histogram display, long exposure noise reduction, peripheral illumination correction, saturation control, sharpness control, Anti-motion Blur Mode, Auto Object Framing, BRAVIA Sync function, Chromatic Aberration Compensation (CAC), Clear Image Zoom, Dolby Digital Stereo Creator, Dynamic Range Optimizer

Optical System

  • Image Stabilizer
    optical (Steady Shot)

Lens System Mounting

  • Mounting Type
    Sony E-mount

Exposure Parameters

  • Exposure Metering
    center-weighted, multi-segment, spot
  • Exposure Metering Zones
    1200
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±3 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps
  • Exposure Modes
    aperture-priority, automatic, bulb, manual, program, shutter-priority
  • Auto Exposure Bracketing
    3 steps
  • Shooting Programs
    anti-motion blur, handheld twilight, landscape, macro, night portrait, night scene, portrait mode, sports mode, sunset

Exposure Range

  • Light Metering Range
    EV 0-20
  • Sensitivity
    ISO 100

White Balance

  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    2500K - 9900K, cloudy, daylight, flash, fluorescent light (cool white), fluorescent light (daylight white), fluorescent light (warm white), incandescent, shade, underwater
  • White Balance Bracketing
    Yes

Auto Focus

  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    25
  • AE/AF Control
    Predictive AI Servo AF
  • Auto Focus Features
    Predictive Focus Control

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    4.3 in
  • Height
    2.5 in
  • Weight
    7.41 oz

Optical Sensor

  • Sensor Resolution
    20.1 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Type
    Exmor APS HD CMOS
  • Optical Sensor Size
    15.6 x 23.5mm
  • Optical Sensor Size (metric)
    15.6 x 23.5 mm
  • Field of View Crop Factor
    1.5
  • Total Pixels
    20400000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    20100000 pixels
  • Sensor Dust Reduction
    Yes
  • Sensor Features
    Anti-Dust coating, Dust Reduction (image sensor vibration)

Service & Support

  • Type
    1 year warranty

Camera Display

  • Type
    LCD display
  • Display Form Factor
    folding
  • Diagonal Size
    3 in
  • Diagonal Size (metric)
    7.5 cm
  • Display Format
    460,800 pixels
  • Features
    contrast control, display brightness control

Service & Support Details

  • Type
    limited warranty
  • Service Included
    parts and labor
  • Full Contract Period
    1 year

Camera Memory

  • Memory Card Slot
    Memory Stick PRO Duo card, SD card
  • Supported Memory Cards
    Memory Stick PRO Duo, Memory Stick PRO-HG Duo, Memory Stick XC-HG Duo, SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card, SDHC UHS-I Memory Card, SDXC Memory Card, SDXC UHS-I Memory Card

Camera Specifications

  • Wireless Interface
    IEEE 802.11b/g/n, NFC (Near Field Communication)
  • Surround Sound
    Dolby Digital AC-3 (2 channel) recording
  • Connectivity Features
    remote control via mobile devices, remote live view
  • Print Standard
    DPOF support, Exif Print support, PRINT Image Matching

Still Image Storage Capacity

  • Image Resolution
    2736 x 1536, 2736 x 1824, 3872 x 2176, 3872 x 2576, 5456 x 3064, 5456 x 3632
  • Still Image Format
    JPEG

Video Capture

  • Digital Video Format
    AVCHD, H.264
  • Image Resolution
    1440 x 1080, 1920 x 1080, 640 x 480
  • Frame Rate
    24 frames per second, 60 frames per second
  • Bitrate
    12Mbps, 17Mbps, 24Mbps, 3Mbps

Audio Input

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    stereo

Supported Battery Details

  • Quantity
    1
  • Form Factor
    Sony NP-FW50
  • Details
    Li-ion rechargeable battery
  • Capacity
    1080 mAh
  • Included
    included

Battery Life Details

  • Usage Mode
    photo shooting, video recording
  • Battery Life
    2.5 hours, 420 shots

Communications

  • Connectivity Features
    Remote control via mobile devices, remote live view

General

  • Manufacturer
    Sony