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Sony Alpha A5100

$389.90
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Sony Alpha A5100
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A high image quality and very popular 224g digital camera, with a very low price and very good features
224g Mirrorless 24.3MP 6000 X 4000 Pixels Aug 2014
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Sony Alpha A5100 Review

With outstanding reviews, we have ranked the Sony Alpha A5100 number 28 across all digital cameras.
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Reviews
899 Reviews + 11 Awards
90
Value for Money
Excellent
81
Features
Fully-Featured
91
Popularity
Amazon Bestseller
86
Kagoo Score
Excellent

Why Has it Scored 86?

It has very good expert reviews and great user reviews with an average overall rating of 86%, based on 899 reviews.
This digital camera is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer cameras with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest cameras 2018.
This Sony digital camera is one of the best selling cameras currently on the market. View best selling cameras July 2018.
The Alpha A5100 has some great features:
Higher than average megapixels
6000 x 4000 pixels image resolution
Higher than average maximum ISO sensitivity
Average minimum aperture number
24.3MP exmor APS-C CMOS sensor
BIONZ X engine for superb detail and noise reduction
Fast hybrid AF with 179 phase-detection points
180 tiltable LCD screen for perfect self-portraits
Wi-Fi and one-touch NFC for simple sharing and control

What is This Digital Camera Best Used For?

69
Sports Photography
Good
62
Wildlife Photography
Good

Should You Buy it Now?

Our unique forecasting algorithm looks at historic price trends and predicts the most likely price change over the next 2 weeks. There was a cheaper price of $270 on eBay 37 days ago. We predict that the price will go down again.
There is a 79% chance that the price will go down. However the future is never certain and there remains a chance that the price will actually go up. Get Price Alerts.

Sony Alpha A5100 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

A Top Selling Digital Camera

The Alpha A5100 is a popular choice of camera.

Value for Money

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We found a cheaper price for the Sony Alpha A5100 of £329.00 ($329.00) in the United Kingdom. That's a saving of $60.90.

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Features

Higher Than Average Megapixels

The Alpha A5100's sensor megapixels of 24.3MP is higher than 95% of all cameras when sorted by this feature. The megapixels of cameras range from 0.3MP to 80MP, and the average megapixels is 16MP.

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6000 X 4000 Pixels Image Resolution

The highest image resolution of the Alpha A5100 is 6000 x 4000 pixels. That's 51% higher resolution than a 4608 x 3456 pixels camera, which is the most common resolution. Across all digital cameras the resolution ranges from 640 x 480 pixels (worst) to 8256 x 6192 pixels (best).

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Only 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels Video Resolution

This digital camera has a maximum video resolution of 1920x1080 pixels, which is the most commonly found resolution on cameras. A video resolution of 1920 x 1080 is known as Full HD.

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Higher Than Average Maximum ISO Sensitivity

The average maximum ISO sensitivity of all cameras is 15,000, with the lowest being 200 and the highest being 820,000. The Alpha A5100's maximum ISO sensitivity of 25,600 is higher than average when compared to most other cameras. It is higher than 87% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Average Minimum Aperture Number

The Sony Alpha A5100's minimum aperture number of 3.5 is pretty average compared to most other cameras. It is in the largest 91% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Has an Image Stabiliser

The Alpha A5100 has an image stabiliser. 72% of cameras also have an image stabiliser.

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Very Short Camera Shutter Speed

The Alpha A5100's camera shutter speed of only 0.00025s is shorter than average when compared to most other cameras. It is shorter than 77% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature. The average camera shutter speed of all digital cameras is 0.008s, with the shortest being 0.000016s and the longest being 4s.

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Has a Built-in Flash

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The Sony Alpha A5100 has a built-in flash, as do 69% of cameras.

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Average Weight

The weight of the Sony Alpha A5100 of 224g is relatively standard compared to most other cameras. It is heavier than 46% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature.

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400 Battery Life

The Alpha A5100 is a digital camera that takes 400 shots battery life.

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Features Smile Detection

The Alpha A5100 features smile detection, unlike 86% of cameras which do not feature smile detection.

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Very Short Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)

The maximum focal length (35mm film equiv) of the Sony Alpha A5100 of only 75mm is shorter than average when compared to most other cameras. It is in the shortest 10% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Features Flash Exposure Compensation

The Sony Alpha A5100 features flash exposure compensation, which is unusual. 78% of cameras do not feature flash exposure compensation.

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Average Display Diagonal

The Alpha A5100's display diagonal of 3" is pretty standard compared to most other cameras. It is in the largest 41% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Features Noise Reduction

The Alpha A5100 features noise reduction, unlike 89% of cameras which do not feature noise reduction.

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Bigger Than Average Digital Zoom

The Alpha A5100's digital zoom of 8x is bigger than 88% of all cameras when ranked by this feature. The smallest digital zoom of cameras is 1x, the biggest is 810x, and the average digital zoom is 9.9x.

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Has a Self-Timer

The Alpha A5100 has a self-timer, unlike 80% of cameras which do not have a self-timer.

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Has a Tripod Mount

The Alpha A5100 has a tripod mount. 72% of cameras do not have a tripod mount.

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Only 1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolution

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Shorter Than Average Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)

The Alpha A5100's minimum focal length (35mm film equiv) of only 24mm is shorter than 89% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Has a Touchscreen

The Sony Alpha A5100 has a touchscreen, unlike 83% of cameras which do not have a touchscreen.

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Has a Built-in Speaker(s)

The Alpha A5100 has a built-in speaker(s). 89% of digital cameras do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Higher Than Average Display Resolution

Cameras have display resolutions of between 23,000 pixels and 6,300,000 pixels, and the average display resolution is 590,000 pixels. The display resolution of the Alpha A5100 of 922,000 pixels is in the highest 21% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Very Large Maximum Aperture Number

The maximum aperture number of the Sony Alpha A5100 of 36 is larger than 99% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Supports Wi-Fi

The Alpha A5100 supports Wi-Fi. 70% of cameras do not support Wi-Fi.

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Supports Full HD Video

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The Sony Alpha A5100 supports Full HD video, which is unusual. 77% of cameras do not support Full HD video.

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Supports Near Field Communication (NFC)

The Alpha A5100 supports Near Field Communication (NFC). 87% of cameras do not support Near Field Communication (NFC).

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

sony deutschland gmbh ilce5100l, sony deutschland gmbh a5100, sony ilce5100lbcec, sony e55210mm, sony n229910w, sony a5100, sony 243mp, sony f3556, sony f3555

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00027242882362, 03662362041106, 04905524986761, 04905524986808, 04905524986815, 04905524986822, 04905524986983

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