The Sony Alpha A5000 Digital Camera in white is said to be the world’s lightest and smallest compact system camera to feature an APS-C sensor and built-in Wi-Fi, as well as an articulated 3.0-inch LCD screen. The Sony A5000 is designed for enthusiasts who want more control, better quality images and the flexibility of interchangeable lenses with the convenience of a lightweight and user-friendly design of a point-and-shoot camera. The A5000 offers an ultra-fast AF system with BIONZ X processor, Full HD movie recording, a built-in pop-up flash, up to 16,000 ISO sensitivity and a 180-degree tiltable LCD screen.
Entry-level compact system camera
20.1MP Exmor APS-C sensor
DSLR-quality in about half the size and weight
Wi-Fi connectivity to smartphones via NFC
Ultra-fast AF with BIONZ X processing engine
Up to ISO 16000 sensitivity
Easy self-portraits via 180-degree tilting LCD screen
Full HD 1080/60i/24p video
Built-in pop-up flash
PlayMemories Camera Apps
Up to 4 FPS shooting
Go From Snapshot to Photograph The same sensor format that Sony builds into the full-sized Alpha DSLRs gives the ILCE-5000 13 times the area of the typical point-and-shoot image sensor. APS-C sensor size delivers an exceptional combination of high resolution, high sensitivity and gorgeous, blurred backgrounds to give even simple shots an artistic touch.
180-degree Tiltable Touch LCD Change your view with a tiltable LCD touchscreen that flips up 180-degrees without sacrificing compactness. See what you're shooting no matter where the camera is to take stunning self-portraits, perfectly framed low angle shots, and incredibly precise compose pictures.
Built-in Pop-up Flash Perfect when an extra burst of light is needed to get the shot, the pop-up flash combined with high ISO sensitivity makes shooting in just about any challenging lighting situation a breeze.
Shoot Full HD Movies Capture HD Movies in your choice of standard 60i or cinematic 24p frames per second, all at Full HD 1920x1080 resolution. The AVCHD codec delivers stunning Blu-ray picture quality while the PC-friendly MP4 codec lets you compress to smaller 1080/30p files for easier upload to the Internet.
PlayMemories Camera Apps Personalize your camera by adding new features of your choice with PlayMemories Camera Apps. Apps include enhanced portraits, detailed close-ups, sports, time lapse, motion shot and much more. Use apps that shoot, share and save photos using Wi-Fi that make it easy to control and view your camera from smartphone, and post directly to Facebook.
Sensor Format APS-C
Sensor type CMOS
Sensor size 23.2 x 15.4 mm
Autofocus points 0
Autofocus system Contrast AF system
Lens mount Sony E
Frames per second 3.5
ISO max 16000
Card format Memory Stick PRO Duo, Memory Stick PRO-HG Duo, Memory Stick XC-HG Duo, SD, SDHC, SDXC memory cards
File formats RAW, JPEG, AVCHD, MP4
Battery model NP-FW50
HD Movie mode 1080p
Screen size (inches) 3.0
Screen resolution 460800
Live view Yes
Flash type Built in
Flash guide number 0
Flash sync speed