Sony α5000L Camera with APS-C Sensor and 16-50 mm zoom lens

20.1MP, APS-C, BIONZ X, NFC/Wi-Fi. SEL-1650

Manufacturer
Sony
SKU
ILCE5000LW.CEC
06-01-2014
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.

A new depth of detail
Capture more light with a large 20.1 effective megapixel APS-C image sensor for beautifully detailed images, rich in colour and tone. A wide ISO sensitivity range of 100 to 16000 allows for versatile shooting and ensures outstanding performance, even in low-light conditions.

Simple sharing with NFC and Wi-Fi
Shoot, touch and share – with built-in Wi-Fi and NFC. All it takes is one touch to wirelessly transfer your content directly to a smartphone or tablet. Give your shots the big screen treatment and wirelessly transfer photos to your TV, so you can share it all with friends.

Next-level image quality
Maximise image quality with the powerful new BIONZ X image processor. Ultra-fast processing reproduces textures and details in real time as seen by the naked eye, for a more realistic feel. Image noise is considerably reduced so you can capture the world in finer detail.

The freedom to create
Press the Photo Creativity button to make each shot your own. Add picture effects, control background defocus, colour, brightness and vividness. Customise your camera with an ever-expanding range of PlayMemories Camera Apps** to add more functionality and fun every time.

Video

Full HD 
Y
Maximum video resolution 
1920 x 1080 pixels
Video resolutions 
640 x 480, 1440 x 1080, 1920 x 1080 pixels
Video formats supported 
AVCHD, MP4

Technical details

Colour of product 
Black
Weight 
210g
Aperture priority AE
Y
Audio system 
Stereo
Auto exposure
N
Auto Exposure (AE) lock
Y
Auto Focus (AF) assist beam
Y
Auto focusing (AF) modes 
Centre weighted Auto Focus, Continuous Auto Focus, Flexible Spot Auto Focus, Single Auto Focus
Camera shutter type 
Electronic
Compatible memory cards 
MS Duo, MS PRO Duo, MS PRO Duo HS, MS Pro-HG Duo, MS XC-HG Duo, SD, SDHC, SDXC
Display 
TFT
Flash exposure compensation
Y
Flash modes 
Auto, Fill-in, Flash off, Red-eye reduction, Slow synchronization, Flash Off
Focus
TTL
Histogram
Y
Light exposure correction
± 3EV (1/3EV step)
Light metering 
Centre-weighted, Evaluative (Multi-pattern), Spot
Megapixel 
20.1 MP
On Screen Display (OSD) languages
CZE, DAN, DEU, DUT, ENG, ESP, FIN, FRE, GRE, HUN, ITA, NOR, POL, POR, RUS, SWE, TUR
PictBridge 
N
Scene modes 
Portrait, Landscape, Sunset
Self-timer 
2, 10s
Sensor type 
CMOS
White balance 
Auto, Custom modes, Daylight, Fluorescent, Incandescent, Shade, Underwater
Source data-sheet
.

Networking

Wi-Fi 
Y

Ports & interfaces

HDMI 
Y
USB version 
2.0

Power

Power source type 
Battery
Battery type 
NP-FW50
Number of batteries supported 
1
Battery level indicator
Y

Display

Display resolution (numeric) 
460800 pixels
Vari-angle LCD display
Y

Technical details

Display diagonal 
7.62 cm (3")

Audio

Noise reduction
Y

Lens system

Lens type 
Standard zoom
Digital zoom 
4x
Image stabilizer 
Y
Lens mount interface 
Sony E

Camera

Camera type 
MILC
Photo effects 
Black&White, Sepia, Vivid
Brightness adjustment
Y
Image editing
Rotating
Live view
Y

Focusing

Auto Focus (AF) lock
Y

Light exposure

Light exposure modes 
Aperture priority AE, Auto, Manual, Shutter priority AE
ISO sensitivity (max)
16000
ISO sensitivity (min)
100

Flash

Built-in flash 
Y
Flash exposure correction
±2EV (1/3 EV step)
Flash recharging time
3s

Shutter

Fastest camera shutter speed 
30s
Slowest camera shutter speed 
0.00025s

Operational conditions

Operating temperature (T-T) 
0 - 40 °C

Battery

Battery life (CIPA standard)
420 shots

Packaging content

Handheld remote control 
N
Batteries included
Y

Picture quality

Maximum image resolution 
5456 x 3632 pixels
Image formats supported 
JPEG XR, RAW
Still image resolution(s) 
5456 x 3632, 3872 × 2576, 2736 x 1824
Image sensor size (W x H)
23.1 x 15.4 mm

Weight & dimensions

Width 
10.96 cm
Depth 
3.57 cm
Height 
6.28 cm

Other features

Display tilting 
Y
Effective megapixels (image)
20.1 MP
Manual exposure
Y
Panorama
Y
Shutter priority AE
Y