Get all the benefits of a high-end, big and bulky DSLR, but in the convenient size and weight of this mirrorless camera! By removing the mirror and prism found in DSLR and utilizing the new mirrorless technology, Sony was able to significantly reduce the size and weight of this camera without sacrificing features. Capture that crucial moment with ultra-fast autofocusing, 179 AF points and 6 fps. This lightweight camera delivers 24.3MP of detail even in low light, and you can share photos right to your smartphone through built-in Wi-Fi. Record Full HD video or flip over the 180 degree tilt screen for perfectly framed selfies.
This camera is ultra-fast and provides an extremely accurate auto focus with 179 AF points! Snap into focus with ultra-fast 0.07 second AF speed and never miss the moment.
24MP APS-C Sensor
Get incredible detail and gorgeous enlargements thanks to the newly developed 24.3mp Exmor APS HD CMOS sensor. It's higher resolution than most DSLRs and adopts the same gapless on-chip lens structure as the a7R for image quality and light sensitivity. The a5100 features high sensitivity with the Exmor CMOS sensor and BIONZ X processor. Get stunning detail in in low light from ISO range 100 - 25000.
Record Full HD Video
Make movie magic with Full HD 1920x1080 video in cinematic 24p, or capture fast action at incredible 60p and 60i frame-rates. Made even easier with the a5100's 179 point AF (auto focus) system. Selectable in-camera - XAVC S for broadcast quality - high 50Mb/s bitrate, Blu-ray quality - AVCHD or simple and easier upload to the web - MP4 codecs are available.