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Sony Alpha A6000

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Sony Alpha A6000

$831.99
Sony Alpha A6000
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A best selling and high image quality MILC digital camera, with a good price and very good features
MILC 24.3MP 1" 6000 X 4000 Pixels Jan 2016
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Sony Alpha A6000 Review

With excellent features, we have ranked the Sony Alpha A6000 number 57 in best selling cameras and number 289 across all digital cameras.
75
Value for Money
Very Good
80
Features
Fully-Featured
80
Overall Score
Excellent

Why Has it Scored 80?

It has great expert reviews and superb user reviews with an average overall rating of 92%.
This digital camera is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer digital 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 digital cameras currently on the market. View best selling digital cameras January 2018.
The Alpha A6000 has some great features:
Higher than average megapixels
6000 x 4000 pixels image resolution
Wide range of optical zooms depending on lens used
Higher than average maximum ISO sensitivity

Should You Buy it Now?

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How Big is the Sony Alpha A6000?

The Sony Alpha A6000 is 120mm wide and 66.9mm tall. It is 45.1mm deep and weighs 284g.

Sony Alpha A6000 front dimensions
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Sony Alpha A6000 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

A Best Selling Camera

According to Amazon sales data, the Alpha A6000 is one the fastest selling digital camera currently available for purchase.

Value For Money

Poor Value for Money

The product has excellent reviews but mediocre features and at $831.99 it is more expensive than 71% of cameras.

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Cheaper Price Found in the United Kingdom

We found a cheaper price for the Sony Alpha A6000 of £159.99 ($159.99) in the United Kingdom. That's a saving of $672.00.

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Features

Higher Than Average Megapixels

The megapixels of cameras range from 0.3MP to 80MP, and the average megapixels is 16MP. The megapixels of the Alpha A6000 of 24.3MP is higher than 95% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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6000 X 4000 Pixels Image Resolution

The Sony Alpha A6000 has a maximum image resolution of 6000 x 4000 pixels. That's 51% higher resolution than a 4608 x 3456 pixels digital camera, which is the most frequently found resolution. Cameras resolutions range from 640 x 480 pixels (worst) to 8256 x 6192 pixels (best).

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Wide Range of Optical Zooms Depending On Lens Used

This digital camera has interchangeable lenses so the optical zoom depends on the lens being used. This means that a wide range of optical zooms are possible with this camera.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolution

This digital camera has a maximum video resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)|1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most frequently found resolution on digital cameras.

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Higher Than Average Maximum ISO Sensitivity

The Alpha A6000's maximum ISO sensitivity of 51,200 is higher than average when compared to most other digital cameras. It is higher than 95% of all cameras when ranked by this feature. The average maximum ISO sensitivity of all cameras is 14,000, with the lowest being 200 and the highest being 820,000.

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Wide Range of Minimum Aperture Numbers Depending On Lens Used

This digital camera has interchangeable lenses so the minimum aperture number depends on the lens being used. This means that a wide range of minimum aperture numbers are possible with this camera.

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Optical Image Stabilisation May Be Available With Some Lenses

This camera has interchangeable lenses so whether this camera has an image stabilizer depends on the lens being used.

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Average Weight

The weight of the Sony Alpha A6000 of 284g is fairly average compared to most other cameras. It is in the heaviest 62% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Flash

built-in flash

The Alpha A6000 has a built-in flash, as do 68% of cameras.

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Does Not Feature Bluetooth

The Alpha A6000 does not feature bluetooth, although it is worth keeping in mind that 95% of cameras also do not feature bluetooth.

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Has a Carrying Case

The Sony Alpha A6000 has a carrying case, which is unusual. 88% of cameras do not have a carrying case.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolution

This digital camera supports a video resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)|1920 x 1080|1440 x 1080|640 x 480 pixels, which is typical of many cameras.

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Supports Dioptic Correction

The Alpha A6000 supports dioptic correction. 90% of digital cameras do not support dioptic correction.

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Supports Near Field Communication (NFC)

The Alpha A6000 supports Near Field Communication (NFC), unlike 87% of digital cameras which do not support Near Field Communication (NFC).

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Has a Pre-Flash

The Alpha A6000 has a pre-flash, which is unusual. 95% of cameras do not have a pre-flash.

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Wide Range of Minimum Focal Lengths (35mm Film Equiv) Depending On Lens Used

This camera has interchangeable lenses so the minimum focal length (35mm film equiv) depends on the lens being used. This means that a wide range of minimum focal lengths (35mm film equiv) are possible with this camera.

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Bigger Than Average Image Sensor Size

Across all the digital cameras the image sensor sizes range from 0.25" to 1.5", and the average image sensor size is 0.47". The Sony Alpha A6000's image sensor size of 0.5" is bigger than average when compared to most other cameras. It is bigger than 89% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Supports Wi-Fi

The Alpha A6000 supports Wi-Fi, which is unusual. 69% of cameras do not support Wi-Fi.

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6000 X 4000 Still Image Resolution

The Alpha A6000 supports a maximum still image resolution of 6000 x 4000. That's over eight times the resolution of a 1712 x 1712 digital camera, which is the most frequently found resolution supported by cameras. Cameras resolutions range from 384 x 480 (worst) to 6016 x 4016 (best).

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360 Battery Life

Most cameras take between 4 and 4,699 battery life, including the Alpha A6000 which takes 360 battery life.

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Wide Range of Maximum Aperture Numbers Depending On Lens Used

This digital camera has interchangeable lenses so the maximum aperture number depends on the lens being used. This means that a wide range of maximum aperture numbers are possible with this camera.

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Features Brightness Adjustment

The Sony Alpha A6000 features brightness adjustment, which is unusual. 78% of cameras do not feature brightness adjustment.

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Features Saturation Adjustment

The Alpha A6000 features saturation adjustment, which is unusual. 87% of cameras do not feature saturation adjustment.

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Bigger Than Average Eye Relief

The eye relief of the Alpha A6000 of 23mm is bigger than average when compared to most other cameras. It is in the biggest 6% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature. Cameras have eye reliefs of between 8mm and 27mm, and the average eye relief is 19mm.

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Bigger Than Average Digital Zoom

The digital zoom of the Alpha A6000 of 8x is in the biggest 13% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature. Across all the cameras the digital zooms range from 1x to 810x, and the average digital zoom is 12x.

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Higher Than Average Display Resolution

The Alpha A6000's display resolution of 922,000 pixels is higher than 79% of all cameras when sorted by this feature. The average display resolution of all cameras is 620,000 pixels, with the lowest being 23,000 pixels and the highest being 6,300,000 pixels.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The Alpha A6000 has a handheld remote control, which is unusual. 98% of cameras do not have a handheld remote control.

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Has a Vari-Angle LCD Display

The Sony Alpha A6000 has a vari-angle LCD display, which is unusual. 83% of cameras do not have a vari-angle LCD display.

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Supports Full HD Video

Full HD video

The Alpha A6000 supports Full HD video. 76% of cameras do not support Full HD video.

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Features Contrast Adjustment

The Alpha A6000 features contrast adjustment, which is unusual. 83% of cameras do not feature contrast adjustment.

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Has an External Flash Connector

The Sony Alpha A6000 has an external flash connector. 86% of digital cameras do not have an external flash connector.

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Has a Tripod Mount

The Alpha A6000 has a tripod mount. 73% of cameras do not have a tripod mount.

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Wide Range of Magnifications Depending On Lens Used

This camera has interchangeable lenses so the magnification depends on the lens being used. This means that a wide range of magnifications are possible with this camera.

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Average Display Diagonal

The display diagonal of the Alpha A6000 of 3" is pretty standard compared to most other digital cameras. It is larger than 16% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Alpha A6000 has a built-in speaker(s), unlike 92% of cameras which do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Features Smile Detection

The Sony Alpha A6000 features smile detection, unlike 89% of cameras which do not feature smile detection.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

sony asonilce6000lwsel55210bk2, sony asonilce6000lwsel55210bk1, sony white1650mm55210mm, sony 1650mm55210mm, sony ilce6000hcec, sony ilce6000k2lb, sony used3900914, sony manufacurer, sony ilce6000lw, sony ilce6000ls, sony ilce6000s, sony 7015045s, sony 7015048k, sony vp811293, sony n097393w, ilce6000lbzdi, sony k8244220, sony e55210mm, ilce6000lbcec, sony 7015045k, sony e1650mm, sony a6000y, sony 135726, sony 135725, sony 243mp, ilce6000yb, ilce6000z, ilce6000b, sony sony

Barcodes:

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