48points

Sony A5000

52points

Sony A5100

Sony A5000
Sony A5100
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46 facts in comparison

Sony A5000 vs Sony A5100

Sony A5000
Sony A5100
48
points
Sony A5000
52
points
Sony A5100

Why is Sony A5000 better than Sony A5100?

  • 20shots longer battery life
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    420shotsvs400shots
  • Can create panoramas in-camera
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Why is Sony A5100 better than Sony A5000?

  • 154 more focus points
    ?

    179vs25
  • 20% more megapixels (main camera)
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    24MPvs20MP
  • 1.6x higher maximum light sensitivity
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    25600 ISOvs16000 ISO
  • 1.71x faster shooting at highest resolution with AF as JPEG format
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    6fpsvs3.5fps
  • Has phase-detection autofocus for photos
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  • Has phase-detection autofocus for videos
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  • 461k dots higher resolution (screen)
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    921k dotsvs460k dots
  • Has a 24p cinema mode
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Price comparison

Sony A5000

Buy used:

$179.95

ProductStorePrice
Sony A5000 AmazonSony Alpha a6000 Mirrorless Digital Came...Sony Alpha a6000 Mirrorless Digital Camera 24.3MP SLR Camera with 3.0-Inch LCD (Black) w/16-50mm Power Zoom Lens
Amazon logo
$548.00
Sony A5000 AmazonSony a5100 16-50mm Interchangeable Lens ...Sony a5100 16-50mm Interchangeable Lens Camera with 3-Inch Flip Up LCD (Black)
Amazon logo
$498.00
Sony A5000 AmazonPanasonic LUMIX DC-ZS70K, 20.3 Megapixel...Panasonic LUMIX DC-ZS70K, 20.3 Megapixel, 4K Digital Camera, Touch Enabled 3-Inch 180 Degree Flip-front Display, 30X LEICA DC VARIO-ELMAR Lens, WiFi (Black)
Amazon logo
$297.99
Sony A5000 AmazonCanon EOS 2000D Rebel T7 Kit with EF-S 1...Canon EOS 2000D Rebel T7 Kit with EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 III Lens + Accessory Bundle +TopKnotch Deals Cloth
Amazon logo
$419.00
Sony A5000 AmazonSony Alpha a6000 Mirrorless Digital Came...Sony Alpha a6000 Mirrorless Digital Camera with 16-50mm Lens + 32GB Card, Tripod, Case, and More (18pc Bundle)
Amazon logo
$599.00
Sony A5000 AmazonCanon PowerShot Digital Camera [G7 X Mar...Canon PowerShot Digital Camera [G7 X Mark II] with Wi-Fi & NFC, LCD Screen, and 1-inch Sensor - Black, 100 - 1066C001
Amazon logo
$629.00
Sony A5000 AmazonPanasonic LUMIX GX85 4K Digital Camera, ...Panasonic LUMIX GX85 4K Digital Camera, 12-32mm and 45-150mm Lens Bundle, 16 Megapixel Mirrorless Camera Kit, 5 Axis In-Body Dual Image Stabilization, 3-Inch Tilt and Touch LCD, DMC-GX85WK (Black)
Amazon logo
$497.99
Sony A5000 AmazonSony Alpha a5100 HD 1080p Mirrorless Dig...Sony Alpha a5100 HD 1080p Mirrorless Digital Camera Black + 16-50mm Lens Kit + Lexar 32GB Memory Card + DSLR Photo Bag + Extra Battery + Wide Angle Lens + 2X Telephoto Lens + Flash + Remote + Tripod
Amazon logo
$599.00
Sony A5000 aliexpressSigma 16 / 1.4 Lens 16mm f1.4 DC DN Cont...Sigma 16 / 1.4 Lens 16mm f1.4 DC DN Contemporary Lens for Sony E-mount Cameras, Black A6500 A6300 A6000 A5100 A5000
aliexpress logo
$399.00
Sony A5000 walmartI3ePro BP-OKTO12 12" Tripod for Sony A50...I3ePro BP-OKTO12 12" Tripod for Sony A5000 Mirrorless Digital Camera
walmart logo
$99.95

Sony A5100

ProductStorePrice
Sony A5100 AmazonSony Alpha a6000 Mirrorless Digital Came...Sony Alpha a6000 Mirrorless Digital Camera 24.3 MP SLR Camera with 3.0-Inch LCD - Body Only (Black)
Amazon logo
$448.00
Sony A5100 AmazonSony a5100 16-50mm Interchangeable Lens ...Sony a5100 16-50mm Interchangeable Lens Camera with 3-Inch Flip Up LCD (Black)
Amazon logo
$498.00
Sony A5100 AmazonSony Alpha a5100 HD 1080p Mirrorless Dig...Sony Alpha a5100 HD 1080p Mirrorless Digital Camera Black + 16-50mm Lens Kit + Lexar 32GB Memory Card + DSLR Photo Bag + Extra Battery + Wide Angle Lens + 2X Telephoto Lens + Flash + Remote + Tripod
Amazon logo
$599.00
Sony A5100 AmazonSony Alpha a5100 Mirrorless Digital Came...Sony Alpha a5100 Mirrorless Digital Camera w/ 16-50mm Lens & 64GB SD Card Bundle
Amazon logo
$548.00
Sony A5100 AmazonSony Alpha a5100 Mirrorless Camera with ...Sony Alpha a5100 Mirrorless Camera with 16-50mm Lens (Black) and 16GB Accessory Bundle
Amazon logo
$548.00
Sony A5100 AmazonSony Alpha A6100 Mirrorless Camera
Amazon logo
$748.00
Sony A5100 AmazonSony Alpha a6000 Mirrorless Digital Came...Sony Alpha a6000 Mirrorless Digital Camera with 16-50mm Lens + 32GB Card, Tripod, Case, and More (18pc Bundle)
Amazon logo
$599.00
Sony A5100 AmazonPanasonic LUMIX GX85 4K Digital Camera, ...Panasonic LUMIX GX85 4K Digital Camera, 12-32mm and 45-150mm Lens Bundle, 16 Megapixel Mirrorless Camera Kit, 5 Axis In-Body Dual Image Stabilization, 3-Inch Tilt and Touch LCD, DMC-GX85WK (Black)
Amazon logo
$497.99
Sony A5100 AmazonSony Alpha a6000 24.3MP Mirrorless Digit...Sony Alpha a6000 24.3MP Mirrorless Digital Camera with 16-50 mm Lens (Black) and Two 64GB SD Card Bundle (8 Items)
Amazon logo
$698.00
Sony A5100 AmazonSony Alpha A5100 Wi-Fi Digital Camera & ...Sony Alpha A5100 Wi-Fi Digital Camera & 16-50mm Lens (Black) with 32GB Card + Case + Battery & Charger + Tripod + Filters + Tele/Wide Lens Kit
Amazon logo
$448.00
Sony A5100 walmartSony Alpha a5100 Mirrorless Camera w/ 16...Sony Alpha a5100 Mirrorless Camera w/ 16-50mm lens - White
walmart logo
$521.63

Design

1.Has a flip-out screen
Sony A5000
Sony A5100
Flip-out screens can be useful for tricky shots.
2.screen resolution

460k dots

921k dots

A higher screen resolution provides a sharper image, making it easier to review your photos.
3.is a system camera
Sony A5000
Sony A5100
A system camera has many interchangeable components such as lenses, flashes, and other accessories. System cameras offer greater flexibility than compact cameras.
4.has a touch screen
Sony A5000
Sony A5100
You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.
5.has a flash
Sony A5000
Sony A5100
A flash is good for low-light environments, and can sometimes be used as flashlight.
6.screen size

3"

3"

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.

Optics

1.focus points

25

179

The more focus points the more flexibility in picking which part of the scene to focus on. They also give the image sensor a better probability in identifying the right area of the scene to focus on in more automatic modes.
2.megapixels (main camera)

20MP

24MP

The number of megapixels determines the resolution of the images captured with the main camera. A higher megapixel count means that the camera is capable of capturing more details. However, the megapixel count is not the only important element determining the quality of an image.
3.maximum light sensitivity

16000 ISO

25600 ISO

With a higher light sensitivity (ISO level), the sensor absorbs more light. This can be used to capture moving objects using a fast shutter speed, or to take images in low light without using a flash.
4.continuous shooting at high resolution

3.5fps

6fps

Fast continuous shooting is useful for catching action shots.
5.has AF tracking
Sony A5000
Sony A5100
With AF tracking, once you choose the subject and press the shutter release part way down, as the subject moves, the autofocus will follow it. No more out of focus shots.
6.Has phase-detection autofocus for photos
Sony A5000
Sony A5100
Phase-detection autofocus is much faster than a contrast detection autofocus, allowing for sharper images.

Videography

1.video recording (main camera)

1080 x 60fps

1080 x 60fps

The maximum resolution available for videos shot with the main camera. Although it may be possible to choose among other frame rates, those recordings usually have lower resolutions.
2.Has phase-detection autofocus for videos
Sony A5000
Sony A5100
A phase-detection autofocus system is faster than a contrast detection autofocus system. Even when recording scenes with a lot of fast movements, the videos are sharp and clear.
3.has continuous autofocus when recording movies
Sony A5000
Sony A5100
When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
4.Has timelapse function
Sony A5000
Sony A5100
A timelapse shows a long passage of time sped up. A series of photographs taken from the same position over a long period is joined together to create a short video. It is great way to capture things like the setting sun, or clouds moving across the sky.
5.has a 24p cinema mode
Sony A5000
Sony A5100
24p is a video format (24 frames per second) traditionally used in cinema. Nowadays, it is used to create film-like motion characteristics.
6.supports AVCHD format
Sony A5000
Sony A5100
AVCHD (Advanced Video Coding High Definition) is a file-based format for the digital recording and playback of high-definition video. It's a standard popular among professional cameras and camcorders.

Audio

1.has a stereo microphone
Sony A5000
Sony A5100
A stereo microphone allows to record audio files or movies in stereo without an external microphone.

Battery

1.Battery life (CIPA)

420shots

400shots

CIPA is an independent, standard measurement that determines how many shots a camera can take before the battery dies.
2.has a removable battery
Sony A5000
Sony A5100
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
3.has a rechargeable battery
Sony A5000
Sony A5100
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
4.has a battery level indicator
Sony A5000
Sony A5100
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Features

1.supports Wi-Fi
Sony A5000
Sony A5100
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.
2.has an external memory slot
Sony A5000
Sony A5100
The device has a standard memory slot (such as an SD or micro SD card slot) that enables you to extend the built-in internal storage with affordable memory modules, or easily retrieve data, such as photographs, from the memory card.
3.Has a remote control
Sony A5000
Sony A5100
A remote control allows you to control the device remotely. The remote control can be included or optional.
4.supports Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n)
Sony A5000
Sony A5100
Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n) is a wireless standard released in 2009. It has faster transfer rates and improved security compared to its predecessors – a, b, and g.
5.has an HDMI output
Sony A5000
Sony A5100
Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.
6.has an accelerometer
Sony A5000
Sony A5100
An accelerometer is a sensor used to measure the linear acceleration of a device. A common application is detecting when a device changes between vertical and horizontal positions.

Price comparison

Sony A5000

Buy used:

$179.95

ProductStorePrice
Sony A5000 AmazonSony Alpha a6000 Mirrorless Digital Came...Sony Alpha a6000 Mirrorless Digital Camera 24.3MP SLR Camera with 3.0-Inch LCD (Black) w/16-50mm Power Zoom Lens
Amazon logo
$548.00
Sony A5000 AmazonSony a5100 16-50mm Interchangeable Lens ...Sony a5100 16-50mm Interchangeable Lens Camera with 3-Inch Flip Up LCD (Black)
Amazon logo
$498.00
Sony A5000 AmazonPanasonic LUMIX DC-ZS70K, 20.3 Megapixel...Panasonic LUMIX DC-ZS70K, 20.3 Megapixel, 4K Digital Camera, Touch Enabled 3-Inch 180 Degree Flip-front Display, 30X LEICA DC VARIO-ELMAR Lens, WiFi (Black)
Amazon logo
$297.99
Sony A5000 AmazonCanon EOS 2000D Rebel T7 Kit with EF-S 1...Canon EOS 2000D Rebel T7 Kit with EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 III Lens + Accessory Bundle +TopKnotch Deals Cloth
Amazon logo
$419.00
Sony A5000 AmazonSony Alpha a6000 Mirrorless Digital Came...Sony Alpha a6000 Mirrorless Digital Camera with 16-50mm Lens + 32GB Card, Tripod, Case, and More (18pc Bundle)
Amazon logo
$599.00
Sony A5000 AmazonCanon PowerShot Digital Camera [G7 X Mar...Canon PowerShot Digital Camera [G7 X Mark II] with Wi-Fi & NFC, LCD Screen, and 1-inch Sensor - Black, 100 - 1066C001
Amazon logo
$629.00
Sony A5000 AmazonPanasonic LUMIX GX85 4K Digital Camera, ...Panasonic LUMIX GX85 4K Digital Camera, 12-32mm and 45-150mm Lens Bundle, 16 Megapixel Mirrorless Camera Kit, 5 Axis In-Body Dual Image Stabilization, 3-Inch Tilt and Touch LCD, DMC-GX85WK (Black)
Amazon logo
$497.99
Sony A5000 AmazonSony Alpha a5100 HD 1080p Mirrorless Dig...Sony Alpha a5100 HD 1080p Mirrorless Digital Camera Black + 16-50mm Lens Kit + Lexar 32GB Memory Card + DSLR Photo Bag + Extra Battery + Wide Angle Lens + 2X Telephoto Lens + Flash + Remote + Tripod
Amazon logo
$599.00
Sony A5000 aliexpressSigma 16 / 1.4 Lens 16mm f1.4 DC DN Cont...Sigma 16 / 1.4 Lens 16mm f1.4 DC DN Contemporary Lens for Sony E-mount Cameras, Black A6500 A6300 A6000 A5100 A5000
aliexpress logo
$399.00
Sony A5000 walmartI3ePro BP-OKTO12 12" Tripod for Sony A50...I3ePro BP-OKTO12 12" Tripod for Sony A5000 Mirrorless Digital Camera
walmart logo
$99.95

Sony A5100

ProductStorePrice
Sony A5100 AmazonSony Alpha a6000 Mirrorless Digital Came...Sony Alpha a6000 Mirrorless Digital Camera 24.3 MP SLR Camera with 3.0-Inch LCD - Body Only (Black)
Amazon logo
$448.00
Sony A5100 AmazonSony a5100 16-50mm Interchangeable Lens ...Sony a5100 16-50mm Interchangeable Lens Camera with 3-Inch Flip Up LCD (Black)
Amazon logo
$498.00
Sony A5100 AmazonSony Alpha a5100 HD 1080p Mirrorless Dig...Sony Alpha a5100 HD 1080p Mirrorless Digital Camera Black + 16-50mm Lens Kit + Lexar 32GB Memory Card + DSLR Photo Bag + Extra Battery + Wide Angle Lens + 2X Telephoto Lens + Flash + Remote + Tripod
Amazon logo
$599.00
Sony A5100 AmazonSony Alpha a5100 Mirrorless Digital Came...Sony Alpha a5100 Mirrorless Digital Camera w/ 16-50mm Lens & 64GB SD Card Bundle
Amazon logo
$548.00
Sony A5100 AmazonSony Alpha a5100 Mirrorless Camera with ...Sony Alpha a5100 Mirrorless Camera with 16-50mm Lens (Black) and 16GB Accessory Bundle
Amazon logo
$548.00
Sony A5100 AmazonSony Alpha A6100 Mirrorless Camera
Amazon logo
$748.00
Sony A5100 AmazonSony Alpha a6000 Mirrorless Digital Came...Sony Alpha a6000 Mirrorless Digital Camera with 16-50mm Lens + 32GB Card, Tripod, Case, and More (18pc Bundle)
Amazon logo
$599.00
Sony A5100 AmazonPanasonic LUMIX GX85 4K Digital Camera, ...Panasonic LUMIX GX85 4K Digital Camera, 12-32mm and 45-150mm Lens Bundle, 16 Megapixel Mirrorless Camera Kit, 5 Axis In-Body Dual Image Stabilization, 3-Inch Tilt and Touch LCD, DMC-GX85WK (Black)
Amazon logo
$497.99
Sony A5100 AmazonSony Alpha a6000 24.3MP Mirrorless Digit...Sony Alpha a6000 24.3MP Mirrorless Digital Camera with 16-50 mm Lens (Black) and Two 64GB SD Card Bundle (8 Items)
Amazon logo
$698.00
Sony A5100 AmazonSony Alpha A5100 Wi-Fi Digital Camera & ...Sony Alpha A5100 Wi-Fi Digital Camera & 16-50mm Lens (Black) with 32GB Card + Case + Battery & Charger + Tripod + Filters + Tele/Wide Lens Kit
Amazon logo
$448.00
Sony A5100 walmartSony Alpha a5100 Mirrorless Camera w/ 16...Sony Alpha a5100 Mirrorless Camera w/ 16-50mm lens - White
walmart logo
$521.63

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