Sony A5100 : Tests and Reviews

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Type Hybrid
Announced 18/08/2014  
Indicative price (USD) 550  
Sensor type CMOS  
Resolution 6024 x 4024  
Sensor photo detectors (Mpix) 24.24  
Sensor size (mm) 15.6 x 23.5 
Color filter array RGB 
Pixel pitch (µm)  
Bits per pixel 12.0
Focal length multiplier 1.53 
Aspect Ratio 3:2 
ISO latitude  100 - 25600 
Shutter type Mechanical 
Fastest - Slowest speed (s) 1/4000 - 30.0  
Frame rate (fps) 6.0  
Live view  Yes 
Stabilization  No 
Firmware  
Dust cleaning Yes 
Mount type Sony E  
Weight (gr) 224
Battery type Li-Ion, NP-FW50, 7.2V 
Battery weight (gr) 57
Tropicalization No 
Camera material Plastic 
Mount material Metal 
View finder type No viewfinder 
View finder magnification
View finder coverage
Mirror lockup No 
View finder diopter  
Monitor type LCD 
Monitor size
Monitor pixel 921600 
Articulated screen Yes 
Touch screen Yes 
Contrast screen  
Low-pass filter  
Focus mode Yes 
Autofocus modes AF-A (Automatic AF), AF-S (Single-shot AF), AF-C ( Continuous AF), DMF (Direct Manual Focus), Manual Focus 
Number of autofocus points 179 
Exposure bracketing Yes 
Exposure compensation +/- 3EV (1/3EV steps) 
Drive modes Single, Continuous, Speed priority continuous, Self-timer, Bracketing 
Buffer size  
Recording medium Memory Stick PRO Duo, Memory Stick PRO-HG Duo, Memory Stick XC-HG Duo, SD, SDHC (UHS-I compliant), SDXC (UHS-I compliant) 
Image format JPEG, RAW (ARW) 
White balance bracketing Yes 
Connectivity Micro USB, HDMI (Type-D) 
Bluetooth No 
3G No 
Sound recording Yes 
External micro No 
Histogram Yes 
GPS No 
Video Yes 
Maximum format image video 1920 x 1080 / 60 fps 
Full HD Yes 
Live autofocus Yes 
Video file format MP4, AVI 
Video codec H264 
Video stabilisation  

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