Sony A5000Sony A5100
Top 35%1,004 points
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Top 40%925 points
Top 40%
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Sony A5000 vs Sony A5100: 48 facts in comparison

1. megapixels

16.67% more megapixels.

2. focus points

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.

3. continuous shooting at high resolution

Fast continuous shooting is useful for catching action shots.

4. has a flip-out screen

Flip-out screens are useful for doing tricky shots.
Sony A5000
Sony A5100
26% have it

5. maximum light sensitivity

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.

6. longer battery life

CIPA is an independent, standard measurement that determines how many shots a camera can take before the battery dies.
400shots

7. video recording

0% better video recording quality.
1080 x 60fps

8. Has WiFi

The device can connect to WiFi.
Sony A5000
Sony A5100
36% have it

9. has a stereo microphone

A stereo microphone allows to record audio files or movies in stereo without an external microphone.
Sony A5000
Sony A5100
49% have it

10. fastest shutter speed

A faster maximum shutter speed allows taking pictures of fast moving subjects without blur.

11. has a 24p cinema mode

24p is a video format (24 frames per second) traditionally used in cinema. Nowadays, it is used to create film-like motion characteristics.
Sony A5000
Sony A5100
25% have it

12. width

0mm narrower.
110mm

13. higher resolution (screen)

A higher screen resolution provides a sharper image, making it easier to review your photos.

14. height

0mm shorter.

15. thickness

0mm thinner.

16. has a touch screen

You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.
Sony A5000
Sony A5100
22% have it

17. screen size

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

18. Has timelapse function

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.
Sony A5000
Sony A5100
14% have it

19. has AF tracking

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.
Sony A5000
Sony A5100
72% have it

20. Can create panoramas in-camera

It allows you to take multiple photos capturing different parts of the scene, and then joins them together into a single photo.
Sony A5000
Sony A5100
35% have it

21. Faster photo autofocus due to a phase detection autofocus when shooting pictures

A phase detection autofocus is much faster than a contrast detection autofocus and allows sharper images.
Sony A5000
Sony A5100
30% have it

22. supports AVCHD format

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.
Sony A5000
Sony A5100
25% have it

23. Is a system camera

A system camera has lots of changeable parts such as lenses, flashes and other accessories. They offer greater flexibility than compact cameras.
Sony A5000
Sony A5100
45% have it

24. has a flash

A flash is good for low-light environments, and can sometimes be used as flashlight.
Sony A5000
Sony A5100
87% have it

25. has touch autofocus

The autofocus is immediately set to the subject by just touching it on the touch screen.
Sony A5000
Sony A5100
19% have it

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