Sony Alpha A5000 specs

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

General

  • Packaged Quantity
    1
  • Width
    4.3 in
  • Height
    2.5 in
  • Weight
    7.41 oz
  • Enclosure Color
    white
  • 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
    APS-C (15.4 x 23.2 mm)
  • Field of View Crop Factor
    1.5
  • Sensor Dust Reduction
    Yes
  • Sensor Features
    Anti-Dust coating
  • 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
  • Digital Video Format
    AVCHD, H.264
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG, RAW, RAW + JPEG
  • Max Video Resolution
    1920 x 1080
  • Interfaces Provided
    HDMI
  • Manufacturer
    Sony

Display

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

Environmental Parameters

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

Camera Flash

  • Type
    Built-in flash
  • Guide Number (m / ISO 100)
    4
  • Red Eye Reduction
    Yes
  • Features
    AF illuminator, flash +/- compensation

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, High contrast monochrome, Landscape, Miniature, Pop Color, Portrait, Posterization, Retro, Rich-tone monochrome, Sepia, Soft Focus, Soft High-key, Sunset, Toy camera, Vivid, Water Color, partial color
  • 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)

Optical System

  • Min Focus Range
    9.8 in
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic, manual
  • Max View Angle
    83 degrees
  • Image Stabilizer
    optical (Steady Shot)
  • Filter Size
    40.5 mm
  • Lens System Features
    ED glass, Lens Barrel Retraction Function, aspherical lens

Miscellaneous

  • Microsoft Certification
    Compatible with Windows 7
  • Color Category
    white

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

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    none

Manufacturer Warranty

  • Service & Support
    1 year warranty
  • Service & Support
    Limited warranty - parts and labor - 1 year

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
  • Image Storage
    JPEG 5456 x 3632
    JPEG 5456 x 3064
    JPEG 3872 x 2576
    JPEG 3872 x 2176
    JPEG 2736 x 1824
    JPEG 2736 x 1536
  • 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

Camera

  • Flash Modes
    auto mode, fill-in mode, flash OFF mode, rear curtain sync, red-eye reduction, slow synchro

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, AF lock, Anti-motion Blur Mode, Auto Object Framing, BRAVIA Sync function, Chromatic Aberration Compensation (CAC), Clear Image Zoom, Dolby Digital Stereo Creator, Dynamic Range Optimizer, 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, built-in speaker, camera orientation detection, digital image rotation, face detection, histogram display, noise reduction over long exposures, peripheral illumination correction, saturation control, sharpness control

Digital Camera

  • Sensor Resolution
    20.1 megapixels
  • Optical Sensor Type
    Exmor APS HD CMOS
  • Optical Sensor Size
    APS-C (15.4 x 23.2 mm)

Connections

  • Memory Card Slot
    Memory Stick PRO Duo card, SD card

Shutter

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

Still Image

  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG, RAW, RAW + JPEG

Video

  • Digital Video Format
    AVCHD, H.264

Battery

  • Technology
    lithium ion
  • Battery Life Details
    Photo shooting - 420 shots
    Video recording - 2.5 hours
  • Battery Type
    Sony NP-FW50 lithium ion
  • Details
    Sony NP-FW50 Li-ion rechargeable battery - 1080 mAh (included)

Microphone

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    stereo

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, High contrast monochrome, Landscape, Miniature, Pop Color, Portrait, Posterization, Retro, Rich-tone monochrome, Sepia, Soft Focus, Soft High-key, Sunset, Toy camera, Vivid, Water Color, partial color
  • 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, AF lock, Anti-motion Blur Mode, Auto Object Framing, BRAVIA Sync function, Chromatic Aberration Compensation (CAC), Clear Image Zoom, Dolby Digital Stereo Creator, Dynamic Range Optimizer, 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, built-in speaker, camera orientation detection, digital image rotation, face detection, histogram display, noise reduction over long exposures, peripheral illumination correction, saturation control, sharpness control

Monitor

  • Diagonal Size
    3 in

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    4.3 in
  • Depth
    1.4 in
  • Height
    2.5 in

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

Lens System Mounting

  • Mounting Type
    Sony E-mount

Auto Focus

  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    25

Optical Sensor

  • Sensor Resolution
    20.1 megapixels
  • Optical Sensor Type
    Exmor APS HD CMOS
  • Optical Sensor Size
    APS-C (15.4 x 23.2 mm)
  • Optical Sensor Size (metric)
    15.4 x 23.2 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

Physical Characteristics

  • Weight
    7.41 oz

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

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

Service & Support

  • Type
    1 year warranty

Service & Support Details

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

General

  • Manufacturer
    Sony