α5000 E-mount Camera with APS-C Sensor
At a Glance
- APS-C |
- Wi-Fi with NFC |
- 3.0" LCD screen |
- E-mount |
- 20.1MP |
- Up to 3.5 fps |
- ISO 100-16000
Create your own stunning photos and movies
Every gorgeous detail is yours to capture in any type of lighting.
E 50mm F1.8 OSS (SEL50F18) M mode, 1/200 sec, F2.5, ISO 200, Manual white balance
E 50mm F1.8 OSS (SEL50F18) M mode, 1/60 sec, F2.0, ISO 200, Manual white balance
E 50mm F1.8 OSS (SEL50F18) M mode, 1/400 sec, F1.8, ISO 400, Manual white balance
E 30mm F3.5 Macro (SEL30M35) M mode, 0.4 sec, F8.0, ISO 100, Auto white balance
E PZ 16-50mm F3.5-5.6 OSS (SELP1650), M mode, 1/4 sec, F7.1, ISO 100, Auto white balance
E PZ 16-50mm F3.5-5.6 OSS (SELP1650), M mode, 1/3 sec, F8.0, ISO 100, Auto white balance
E PZ 16-50mm F3.5-5.6 OSS (SELP1650), A mode, 1/3200 sec, F4.0, -0.3 EV, ISO 200, Auto white balance
E PZ 16-50mm F3.5-5.6 OSS (SELP1650), A mode, 1/25 sec, F8.0, ISO 3200, Manual white balance
Handy innovations for taking great shots
Making it easier to capture every beautiful memory
Whether you’re snapping a photo of yourself with your best friends, or taking a vibrant night shot in a bustling city, these innovations help ensure your photos are as beautiful as the experiences that inspire them.
Perfectly composed self-portraits
Now you can easily capture yourself striking the perfect pose—alone or with someone special. Simply flip the LCD screen up and fine-tune the composition. For the best results, Soft Skin Effect intelligently smoothes any wrinkles or dullness.
Soft Skin Effect
Soft Skin Effect smoothes any wrinkles or dullness, so you can be confident that you will always look your best.
Face Detection and Smile Shutter
These features ensure that faces look fantastic, with clear focusing and smiles captured at that perfect moment.
Auto Object Framing
This function crops your shot for maximum appeal—without marked loss of quality, thanks to By Pixel Super Resolution Technology and the Exmor sensor.
The Soft High-key Picture Effect gives you that dreamy look.
Miniature Picture Effect gives the scene a new perspective.
Pop Colour creates a vivid look by emphasising colour tones.
Partial Colour, Red allows you to highlight one hue.
Partial Colour, Yellow lets this sunny colour shine through.
Partial Colour, Blue makes one tone the star of your show.
Express yourself with Picture Effect
Bring your photos and movies to life
Turn everyday scenes into works of art with Picture Effect. Experiment with thirteen modes on photos or movies, and view them in real-time on the LCD screen to achieve the perfect look.
Add new features to your camera
PlayMemories Camera Apps transform your shooting experience
Download new editing and shooting apps, upload photos wirelessly without a computer and add the latest enhancements to your camera. (Please note, availability of applications varies by country.)
Multiple exposure shooting made easy. Just choose one of seven themes, and this app automatically adjusts your exposures with optimised settings.
This easy-to-use app automatically shoots a series of still images, and combines them into a movie. Choose from eight themes to get the perfect look.
Sync to smartphone
Coming Soon! Get your free account, and download this app to conveniently sync your photos with the PlayMemories Online™ service.
Lenses and accessories enhance your enjoyment
Make your camera your own, with stylish and functional accessories
Wide-ranging accessories meet every need
Professional level options open up new possibilities.
Further expand your shooting pleasure and give your photography a professional edge with accessories specially designed for this model.
Supported in Capture One Express (for Sony)
One of the world’s best RAW converters by Phase One
Capture One Express (for Sony) is one of the world’s best RAW converters, rendering precise colors and incredible detail. It contains flexible digital asset management, all the essential adjustment tools and fast, responsive performance in one customizable and integrated solution.
Works with iMovie and Final Cut Pro X
This product is compatible with Final Cut Pro X and iMovie.
- Lens Compatibility
- Sony E-mount lenses
- APS-C type (23.5 x 15.6mm) "Exmor™" APS HD CMOS sensor
- Number Of Pixels (Effective)
- Approx. 20.1 megapixels
- ISO Sensitivity (Recommended Exposure Index)
- Still images: ISO 100-16000 equivalent, AUTO (ISO 100-16000, selectable lower limit and upper limit) Movies: ISO 100-6400 equivalent (1/3 EV step) / AUTO (ISO 100-6400 equivalent, selectable lower limit and upper limit)
- Battery Life (Still Images)
- Approx. 420 shots (LCD monitor)
- 7.5cm (3.0 type) TFT drive
What's in the Box
AC-UB10 AC charger (in-camera charging via USB), SELP1650, Lens cap, Rechargeable battery (NP-FW50), Shoulder strap, Body cap, Micro USB cable