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Product Type
Mirrorless Camera
Battery Size Supported
Proprietary Battery Size
Maximum Video Resolution
1920 x 1080
Touchscreen
No
Effective Camera Resolution
20.1 Megapixel
GPS
No
USB
Yes
PictBridge
No
Product Family
alpha
Image Stabilization
No
Colour
White
Optical Zoom
3.1x
Digital Zoom
2x
Brand Name
Sony
Features
Live View, Continuous Shooting Mode, Orientation Sensor, Time Lapse Function
Screen Size
7.6 cm (3")
Video Formats
AVCHD, MP4
Viewfinder Type
No
Weight (Approximate)
210 g
Minimum Focus Distance
250 mm
Maximum Image Resolution
5456 x 3632
Maximum Frame Rate
25 fps
Number of Batteries Supported
1
Battery Built-in
No
Battery Rechargeable
Yes
Battery Included
Yes
Display Screen Type
LCD
Image Sensor Type
Exmor APS HD CMOS sensor
Total Camera Resolution
20.4 Megapixel
HDMI
Yes
Camera Assembly
Body with Lens Kit
Battery Model Supported
NP-FW50
Memory Card Supported
Memory Stick PRO-HG Duo, Memory Stick XC-HG Duo, Secure Digital (SD) Card, Secure Digital Extended Capacity (SDXC), Secure Digital High Capacity (SDHC) Card, Memory Stick PRO Duo (Mark 2)
Height
62.8 mm
Width
109.6 mm
Depth
35.7 mm
Autofocus Points
25
Focal Length
16 mm to 50 mm (Lens 1)
Image Formats
JPEG, RAW
Audio Formats
AC3, AAC-LC
Flash Modes
Auto Flash, Flash OFF, Fill Flash, Rear Curtain Sync, Slow Sync, Red-eye Reduction
Focus Modes
Auto, Manual
Manufacturer
Sony Corporation
Product Model
ILCE-5000L
Product Name
ILCE-5000L Body with Standard Zoom Lens
Product Line
alpha
Aspect Ratio
16:9
Manufacturer Part Number
ILCE5000LW.CEC
Manufacturer Website Address
http://www.sony.co.uk
Marketing Information

Take pro performance anywhere

The world's smallest and lightest interchangeable lens camera*, the ILCE-5000 features a 20.1 effective megapixel Exmor® APS HD CMOS sensor and powerful BIONZ X image processor for pro performance. A 180° tiltable LCD screen lets you experiment with new angles and shots.

Battery Life
420 Shot
Package Contents
  • ILCE-5000L Mirrorless Camera
  • SELP1650 E-mount lens
  • NP-FW50 Battery
Display Resolution
460800 Pixel

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