Sony Alpha A5100 Mirrorless Camera
Digital Camera Description
The Sony Alpha A5100 is a Mirrorless Digital Camera with an APS-C sensor and a Sony E lens mount. Its 24 Megapixels CMOS sensor offers an ISO 100-25600 sensitivity range which is expandable to ISO 100-25600. This makes it possible to shoot hand-held in very low-light. With 24 MP of resolution, sharp prints are possible up to at 240 DPI.
This camera features a mechanic shutter that can expose for 1/4000 to 30s. Bulb exposures of an unspecified duration are possible with this camera. With a fastest shutter-speed of 1/4000, fast action can easily be frozen. Night photography is possible using this digital camera due to its long exposure capability. This camera model offers Full Manual Controls.
The Sony Alpha A5100 features a 179-point Phase-Detect AF system. Autofocus can continuously adjust according to subject distance. Manual Focus is also available.
A single control-dial on this camera makes it easy to use semi-automatic modes by adjusting the current exposure parameter directly This camera does not feature any seals to protect it against adverse weather, dust and moisture. Care must be taken, just like with most electronics. There is no viewfinder on the Sony Alpha A5100 and no provision to add one.
|Sensor||24 Megapixels CMOS||Sensor Size||24 x 16mm
|Anti-Alias Filter||Yes||Sensor Aspect||3:2 Aspect-Ratio|
|Sensitivity||ISO 100 - 25600||Shutter-Speed||1/4000 - 30s|
|Lens Mount||Sony E Mount||Crop Factor||1.5X|
|Filter Diameter||N / A||Focus System||179-point Phase-Detect, Assist-lamp *179 Phase-Detect, 25 Contrast-Detect points.|
|Viewfinder Type||None||Viewfinder Size|
|Display Attachment||Tilting||Display Size||920K Pixels 3" LCD 100% Coverage *Touchscreen|
|Exposure Modes||P, A, T, M, B||Scene Modes||10Portrait, Sports, Macro, Landscape, Sunset, Night, Hand-held Twilight, Night Portrait, Anti Motion Blur, Sweep Panorama|
|Metering||Multi-Segment, Center-Weighed, Spot||Bracketing||5 Shots ±2 EV|
|Exposure Compensation||±3 EV, 1/3 EV||Flash Compensation||±2 EV, 1/3 EV|
|White Balance||Auto , Presets, Custom||White Balance Tuning||2 Axis, 15 steps|
|Continuous Drive||6 FPS, 56 JPEG, 23 RAW||Self Timer||Yes *2s, 10s|
|Command Dials||1||DOF Preview||No|
|Digital Level||Tripod Mount||Yes|
|Remote Trigger||WiFi||Eye-Start Sensor||No|
|Interval Timer||No||Multiple Exposure||No|
|Image Formats||JPEG RAW||Flash Ports||Hot-Shoe|
|Built-In Flash||YesOptional redeye reduction. Flash Bracketing, 3-5 frames, 1-3 EV steps. (GN 12)||Flash Sync||1/160s|
|Video Capture||1920x1080 @ 60 FPS 16:9||Sound Input|
|Video Format||XAVC S||WiFi||Yes|
|Memory||Secure Digital Extended Capacity, Memory Stick Duo||GPS||No|
|Battery||Lithium-Ion||Battery Life||400 *CIPA Standard, 50% flash use.|
|Size||110 x 63 x 36mm (W x H x D)||Weight||283g|
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Sony A5100 Highlights
Sensor-Size: 24 x 16mm
Actual size when viewed at 100 DPI
|24 Megapixels Mirrorless||ISO 100-25600|
|Sony E Mount|
|Built-in Dust Reduction||Full manual controls, including Manual Focus|
|6 FPS Drive, 56 Images||Custom white-balance with 2 axis fine-tuning|
|1920x1080 @ 60 FPS Video Recording||Spot-Metering|
|3" LCD 920K Pixels||Hot-Shoe|
|Secure Digital Extended Capacity|
|Memory Stick Duo|
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