α5000 E-mount Camera with APS-C Sensor
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.
Miniature Picture Effect gives the scene a new perspective.
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.
Imaging Edge™ Remote, Viewer, and Edit
Elevate your photography with Imaging Edge desktop applications. Use "Remote" to remotely control shooting; "Viewer" to quickly preview, rate, and select photos from large image libraries; and "Edit" to develop RAW data into high-quality photos for delivery. Get the best from Sony RAW files, and manage your productions more efficiently.
Capture One for Sony
Capture One Express (for Sony) is a free award-winning editing software that provides RAW development, easy management and powerful editing tools. Capture One Pro (for Sony) can be bought for even more editing tools and tethered shooting capability.
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
- Sensor Type
- 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)
- Monitor Type
- 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