Sony α5000

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Sony α5000
Sony A5000.jpg
Lens mountE-mount
Image sensor typeCMOS
Image sensor size23.2 × 15.4 mm (APS-C type)
Maximum resolution5456 × 3632 (20 megapixels)
ASA/ISO range100-16000
Recording mediumSD, SDHC, or SDXC memory card or Memory Stick Pro Duo
Focus areas25 focus points
Shutter speeds1/4000s to 30s
Continuous shooting4 frames per second
Image processing
Image processorBIONZ X[1]
Custom WBYes
Rear LCD monitor3 inches with 460,800 dots
Dimensions110 × 63 × 36 mm (4.33 × 2.48 × 1.42 inches)
Weight269 g including battery

The Sony α5000 (model ILCE-5000),[2] is a rangefinder-styled digital mirrorless system camera announced by Sony on 7 January 2014. Since it includes near field communication and Wi-Fi, Sony billed it as "the world's lightest interchangeable lens camera" with Wi-Fi.[3] It has been succeeded by the Sony α5100.

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  1. ^ "Sony α5000: Digital Photography Review". DPReview. 2014-01-07. Retrieved 2016-07-01.
  2. ^ "From NEX to Alpha: Sony introduces 20 megapixel a5000". January 7, 2014.
  3. ^ "Sony does a full blitz with wearable camcorders, small point-and-shoots, and compact DSLR cameras". 7 January 2014. Archived from the original on 2 February 2014.