Fourty-four customers who purchased the product wrote that it was good looking. Two years ago Bhphotovideo.com said “Pretty Good Pictures” in their review of this digital camera. Expert review site Photoreview.com.au gave it a rating of 4 stars out of 5 and wrote in their review of the Sony ILCE-5000 + E PZ 16-50mm + E 55-210mm “The α5000 has a lot of advantages; it's small and light, takes nice-looking photos and movies”. Gary the Sailor said in his review of this digital camera on Bhphotovideo.com “If you are accustomed to film camera style dial controls, or prefer touch screen controls, though, look at another offering because the PASM”.
Seven customers thought it was well designed. Straitstimes.com said in their review of this digital camera three years ago “Design agrable” and gave this digital camera a rating of 80 out of 100. Vadhi gave it a score of 80 out of 100 and mentioned “Great picture quality, easy handling and sleek design are the highlights”. Vadhi also wrote “Looking at this a5000 in best buy store, I kinds loved the sleeker design and at an affordable price” in their review.
Two customers mentioned in their reviews that it was rough. Two years ago Ken gave it a rating of the highest possible rating of 5 stars and he wrote in his review of this digital camera on Bhphotovideo.com “Of course, each of the Sony's has a personality with particular strong points and rough edges”. Spagettem mentioned on Johnlewis.com “I wasn't particularly rough!” in their review of this digital camera but even so they only rated it 3 stars out of 5.
Two people thought it was neat. Two years ago Grenius wrote “Being able to just set the camera on a table and press a button and have it transfer all the photos to the computer, arranged by date, was neat.” and gave the product a score of 80 out of 100.
Two customers said in their reviews that this digital camera was ergonomic. Chuwyphotos scored it the highest possible rating of 5 stars and wrote on Bestbuy.com “Good in low light Good image quality Good ergonomics Great features Accessories for all you need Shoots in RAW” in their review of this digital camera. R. Adams mentioned in their review of this digital camera “It also has good ergonomics for video as well as a very quiet focus motor”.