- The Power of Speed
The Sony a6000 mirrorless interchangeable-lens camera features
ultra-fast autofocus (0.06 seconds), 179 AF tracking points and 11
frames per second-while capturing 24.3MP of rich, professional detail.
The future of digital imaging is here.
- Fast Hybrid AF with 179 phase-detection points
Enhanced Fast Hybrid AF (auto focus) combines speedy
phase-detection AF with highly accurate contrast-detection AF.
Accelerated through a new Spatial Object Detection algorithm, Fast
Hybrid AF achieves among the fastest autofocusing performance of any
camera (0.06 second).
- Ultra-fast response up to 11 fps
Capture the perfect moment – the a6000 realizes 11 frames per
second continuous shooting with AF (Auto Focus) tracking by making the
most of the wide-area 179-point phase-detection AF sensor. Even when
dealing with a moving subject the a6000's superb moving-subject tracking
performance ensures you get the shot during still or video capture.
- High Resolution 24MP APS-C Sensor
Get incredible detail and gorgeous enlargements thanks to the
newly developed 24.3 megapixel Exmor™ APS HD CMOS sensor. It has higher
resolution than most DSLRs in a body about half the size and weight.
Moreover the α6000 adopts the same gapless on-chip lens structure as the
award-winning a7 for ultimate image quality and light sensitivity.
- What you see is what you get with an OLED Viewfinder
View every scene in rich detail on the high contrast 1.4M dot
Tru-Finder™ OLED Electronic Viewfinder. Featuring a new optical system
with four double aspherical lenses, it delivers 100% frame coverage with
an approximately 33° viewing angle for corner-to-corner visibility. The
advantage of an EVF over an OVF is that the electronic viewfinder
displays what will appear in your recordings, including the effects of
your camera settings so you can fine-tune exposure, color and focus in
your preview before you take the picture.
- Frame at any angle with a tiltable 3” LCD
The tiltable 3.0” (921k dots) Xtra Fine™ LCD display makes it
easy to photograph over crowds or capture pets eye to eye at low angles.
Swinging up approx. 90° and down approx. 45° makes it easy to frame at
any angle. The large display delivers brilliant-quality still images and
movies while WhiteMagic™ technology dramatically increases visibility
in bright daylight.
- Smartphone remote control & sharing via NFC & Wi-Fi®
Sharing your gorgeous photos with your family and social
networks has never been easier. Wi-Fi™ connectivity allows you to
control your camera with your compatible Smartphone or Tablet using the
PlayMemories Mobile Apps™.
Use your device’s LCD to frame your image and control the camera
shutter. You can even transfer the images taken directly to your mobile
device for quick editing and uploading - sharing has never been easier.
Connectivity has been simplified to one-touch utilizing NFC (near field
communication). Connect by simply touch the camera to the compatible NFC
- Enhance your creativity with PlayMemories Camera Apps™
Personalize your camera by adding new features with PlayMemories
Camera Apps™. Find apps to fit your shooting enhance your creativity
from like; time lapse, motion shot light shaft and much more. Use apps
that shoot, share and save photos using Wi-Fi® that make it
easy to control and view your camera from smartphone, and post photos
directly to Facebook or backup images to the cloud without connecting to
- Full HD 1080/24/60P video
Make movie magic with Full HD 1920 x 1080 video in cinematic
24p, or capture fast action at incredible 60p and 60i frame-rates.
Tracking moving subjects is not a problem, made even easier with the
α6000’s 179 point AF (auto focus) system –. Selectable in-camera –
Blu-ray quality - AVCHD™ or simple and easier upload to the web - MP4
codecs are available. For serious videographers, uncompressed
clean-screen video files to external recording devices is possible via
the HDMI® connection
Capture Full 1920 x 1080 HD uncompressed clean-screen video files with external recording devices via an HDMI®
connection in 60p and 60i frame rates. Selectable in-camera AVCHD™
codec frame rates include super-smooth 60p, standard 60i or cinematic
24p, while MP4 codec is also available for smaller files for easier
upload to the web.
- Easy and intuitive controls help you shoot like a pro
Despite its small size, the α6000 gives you full DSLR control
and immediate access to the functions you need to shoot like a pro. Two
dials on top and a rear-mounted control wheel allow quick selection of
shooting modes and camera settings. In addition to the Fn button,
there’s seven customizable buttons, which can be assigned any of 47 functions.
- Stunning low light photos with ISO range of 100-25600
With 20% higher sensitivity than the NEX-7 due to the newly developed Exmor® CMOS sensor and BIONZ®
X processor, you get stunning detail in in low light from ISO range 100
– 25000. And for an additional burst of light, the α6000 features a
pop-up flash and a standard hot shoe for additional flash accessories.
- Low light situations not a problem
Built-in pop-up flash in a compact camera body is perfect when
an extra burst of light is needed to get the shot. Combine with high ISO
sensitivity - from 100 to 16000 ISO - to enable shooting in just about
- Better Images through BIONZ® X processing
The new BIONZ® X image processor faithfully
reproduces textures and details in real time via extra high-speed
processing capabilities delivering true-to-life images - as seen by the
naked eye. It enables greater natural detail, richer tonal gradations,
lower noise and more realistic images whether you shoot stills or video.
- New Eye AF control
Thanks to extremely accurate eye detection, faces will be
sharply focused - even when capturing a subject partially turned away
from the camera and with a shallow depth of field – as the camera can
prioritize a single pupil. A green frame appears over the prioritized
eye when focus has been achieved for easy confirmation. Eye AF can be
used when the function is assigned to a customizable button, allowing
users to instantly activate it depending on the scene.
- 4K Still image output by HDMI or Wi-Fi® for viewing on 4K TVs
Enjoy Ultra High Definition slide shows directly from the camera
to a compatible 4K television. The α6000 converts images for optimized
4K image size playback (8MP). Enjoy expressive rich colors and amazing
detail like never before. Images can be viewed via an optional HDMI®.