Lens Compatibility
α6000 E-mount Camera with APS-C sensor
Lens Mount
Sony E-mount lenses
Sensor Type
35 mm
Number Of Pixels (Effective)
36.4MP
Anti-Dust System
Charge protection coating on Optical Filter and ultrasonic vibration mechanism
Sensor Type
35 mm full frame (35.9 x 24mm) Exmor™ CMOS sensor
Image Sensor Aspect Ratio
3:2
Number of Pixels (total)
Approx. 36.8 megapixels
Image Quality Modes
RAW, RAW+JPEG, JPEG Extra Fine, JPEG Fine, JPEG Standard
Picture Effect
Posterization (colour, B/W), Pop colour, Retro Photo, Partial colour (R,G,B,Y), High Contrast Mono, Toy Camera, Soft High-key, Soft Focus, HDR Painting, Rich-tone Mono, Miniature, Watercolour, Illustration
Creative Style
Standard, Vivid, Neutral, Clear, Deep, Light, Portrait, Landscape, Sunset, Night Scene, Autumn leaves, Black & White, Sepia, Style Box(1-6), Contrast (-3 to +3 steps), Saturation (-3 to +3 steps), Sharpness (-3 to +3 steps)
Image Size (pixels), Sweep Panorama
Wide: Horizontal 12,416 x 1,856 (23M),Vertical 5,536 x 2,160 (12M), Standard: Horizontal 8,192 x 1,856 (15M), Vertical 3,872 x 2,160 (8.4M)
Image Size (pixels), 16:9
L: 7360 x 4144 (30M), M: 4800 x 2704 (13M), S: 3680 x 2072 (7.6M)
Recording Format (Still images)
JPEG (DCF Ver. 2.0, Exif Ver.2.3, MPF Baseline compliant), RAW (Sony ARW 2.3 format)
Image Size (pixels), 3:2
L: 7360 x 4912 (36M), M: 4800 x 3200 (15M), S: 3680 x 2456 (9.0M)
Dynamic Range Functions
Off, Dynamic Range Optimizer (Auto/Level (1-5)), Auto High Dynamic Range (Auto Exposure Difference, Exposure Difference Level (1-6 EV, 1.0 EV step))
Movie Functions
Audio Level Display,Audio Rec Level,Auto Slow Shutter,HDMI Info. Display
Recording Format
AVCHD 2.0 / MP4
Video Compression
MPEG-4 AVC/H.264
Image Size (pixels), PAL
1920 x 1080(60p, 28M, PS), 1920 x 1080(50p, 28M, PS), 1920 x 1080(60i, 24M, FX), 1920 x 1080(50i, 24M, FX), 1920 x 1080(60i, 17M, FH), 1920 x 1080(50i, 17M, FH), 1920 x 1080(24p, 24M, FX), 1920 x 1080(25p, 24M, FX), 1920 x 1080(24p, 17M, FH), 1920 x 1080(25p, 17M, FH), 1440 x 1080(30fps), 1440 x 1080(25fps), VGA(640 x 480, 30fps), VGA(640 x 480, 25fps)
Audio Recording Format
AVCHD: MPEG-4 AVC/H.264, MP4: MPEG-4 AVC/H.264
Storage Media Slot
Memory Stick PRO Duo™, Memory Stick PRO-HG Duo™, Memory Stick XC-HG Duo, SD memory card, SDHC™ memory card, SDXC™ memory card
Compatible Recording Media
Memory Stick PRO Duo™, Memory Stick PRO-HG Duo™, Memory Stick XC-HG Duo, SD memory card, SDHC™ memory card, SDXC™ memory card
Multi Frame NR
Auto/ISO 100 to 51200
Noise Reduction
Long exposure NR: On/Off selectable, available for shutter speeds longer than 1 sec. High ISO NR: Normal/Low/Off selectable
AWB Micro Adjustment
G7 to M7 ( 15-steps ), A7 to B7 ( 15-steps )
White Balance Modes
Auto, Daylight, Shade, Cloudy, Incandescent, Fluorescent : Warm White / Cool White / Day White / Daylight, Flash, Color Temperature 2500 to 9900K & color filter G7 to M7(15-step), A7 to B7(15-step), Custom, Underwater
Bracketing
3 frames, H/L selectable
AF Mode
AF-S (Single-shot AF), AF-C ( Continuous AF), DMF (Direct Manual Focus), Manual Focus
Focus Type
Contrast-detection AF
Focus Sensitivity Range
EV0 to EV20 (ISO100 equivalent with F2.8 lens attached)
Other Features
Focus lock, Eye-Start AF (only with LA-EA2 or LA-EA4 attached(Sold separately))
Focus Area
Multi Point (25 points(contrast-detection AF)) / Zone / Center-weighted / Flexible Spot (S/M/L)
Focus Mode
EV0 to EV20 (ISO100 equivalent with F2.8 lens attached)
Type
Focus Point
25 points (contrast-detection AF)
AF Illuminator range
Approx. 0.3m - approx. 3.0m (with FE 28-70mm F3.5-5.6 OSS attached)
Focus Sensor
Exmor™ CMOS sensor
Auto (AE) Bracketing
With 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV, 2/3 EV, 1.0 EV, 2.0 EV, 3.0 EV increments, 3/5 frames (2.0 EV, 3.0 EV : only 3 frames) selectable
Metering Mode
Multi-segment, Center-weighted, Spot
Exposure Compensation
Still images: +/- 5.0 EV (1/3 EV, 1/2 EV steps selectable);Movies: +/- 3.0 EV (1/3 EV steps)
Metering Sensor
Exmor™ CMOS sensor
AE Lock
AE is locked when the shutter button is half pressed (ON/OFF is available in MENU)
Metering Type
1200 - zone evaluative metering
Metering Sensitivity
EV0 to EV20 (at ISO100 equivalent with F2.8 lens attached)
ISO Sensitivity (Recommended Exposure Index)
ISO 50–25600
Scene Selection
Portrait, Landscape, Macro, Sports action, Sunset, Night portrait, Night Scene, Hand-held Twilight, Anti Motion Blur
Exposure Modes
iAUTO, Superior Auto, Programmed AE (P), Aperture priority (A), Shutter-speed priority (S), Manual (M), Sweep Panorama, Scene Selection
Viewfinder Type
0.5"-type electronic viewfinder (color)
Viewfinder Display
Graphic Display, Display All Info., No Disp. Info., Digital Level Gauge, Histogram
Dioptre Adjustment
-4.0 to +3.0m-1diopter
Number of Dots
2,359,296 dots
Magnification
approx. 0.71 x (with 50mm lens at infinity, -1m-1) diopter
Brightness Control (Viewfinder)
Auto/Manual (5 steps between -2 and +2)
Color Temperature Control
Manual (5 steps)
Eye Point
Approx. 27mm from the eyepiece lens, 22mm from the eyepiece frame at -1m-1diopter (CIPA standard)
Field Coverage
100%
Real-time Image Adjustment Display
Graphic Display, Display All Info., No Disp. Info., Digital Level Gauge, Histogram
Total Number of Dots
921,600 dots
Focus Magnifier
35mm full frame: 7.2x, 14.4x APS-C: 4.7x, 9.4x
Brightness Control (LCD)
Manual (5 steps between -2 and +2), Sunny Weather mode
Display Selecter (Finder/LCD)
Up by approx. 90 degrees, Down by approx. 45 degrees
Monitor Type
3.0" type TFT LCD
LCD Display
Graphic Display, Display All Info, No Disp. Info, Level, Histgram, For viewfinder
Peaking MF
Yes (Level setting: High/Mid/Low/Off, colour: White/Red/Yellow)
Quick Navi
Yes
Real-time Image Adjustment Display (LCD)
Graphic Display, Display All Info, No Disp. Info, Level, Histgram, For viewfinder
Adjustable Angle
Up by approx. 90 degrees, Down by approx. 45 degrees
Lens Compensation
Peripheral Shading, Chromatic Aberration, Distortion
Image Processor
BIONZ X™
Smart zoom (Still Image)
M:approx. 1.5x, S:approx. 2x
Face Detection
On/On (Regist. Faces), Off, Face registration, Face selection (Max. number of detectable faces: 8)
Touch Shutter
Yes
Digital zoom (Still Image)
L:approx. 4x;M:approx. 6.1x;S:approx. 8x
Auto Object Framing
Yes (Still Images)
PlayMemories Camera Apps™
YES 1
Smart Teleconverter
Approx. 2x
Self-Portrait
Yes (3 sec delay/OFF selectable)
Smile Shutter
Smile shutter (selectable from 3 steps)
Digital zoom (Movie)
Approx. 4x
Clear Image Zoom
Approx. 2x
Flash Sync. Speed
1/160 sec.
Electronic Front Curtain Shutter
1/160 sec.
Shutter Speed
Still images:1/8000 to 30 sec, Bulb, Movies: 1/8000 to 1/4(1/3 steps) up to 1/50 in AUTO mode (up to 1/25 in Auto slow shutter mode)
Shutter Type
Electronically-controlled, vertical-traverse, focal-plane type
Steadyshot
Not supported (image stabilization supported on lens)
Compensation Effect
Not supported (image stabilisation supported on lens)
Flash Modes
Flash off, Autoflash, Fill-flash, Slow Sync., Rear Sync., Red-eye reduction (on/off selectable), Hi-speed sync*4, Wireless control*4
Flash Compensation
+/- 3.0EV (switchable between 1/3 and 1/2 EV steps)
Flash Control
Pre-flash TTL
Flash Range
+/- 3.0EV (switchable between 1/3 and 1/2 EV steps)
External Flash Compatibility
Sony α System Flash compatible with Multi Interface Shoe, attach the shoe adaptor for flash compatible with Auto-lock accessory shoe
Wireless Control
Yes
FE Level Lock
Sony α System Flash compatible with Multi Interface Shoe, attach the shoe adaptor for flash compatible with Auto-lock accessory shoe
Continuous Drive Speed (approx. max.)
4 fps (in Speed Priority Continuous Shooting mode)
Drive Modes
Single-shot, Continuous shooting, Speed Priority Continuous shooting, Self-timer (10/2 sec delay selectable), Self-timer (Cont.) (with 10 sec delay 3/5 exposures selectable), Bracketing
Playback Modes
Single (with or without shooting information RGB histogram & highlight / shadow warning), 9/25-frame index view, Enlarged display mode (L: 23x, M: 15x, S: 11.5x), Panorama (Standard): 25.6x, Panorama (Wide): 38.8x), Auto Review (10/5/2 sec,Off), Image orientation (Auto/Manual/Off selectable), Slideshow, Panorama scrolling, Folder selection (Date/Still/MP4/AVCHD), Forward / Rewind (movie), Delete, Protect
Multi Interface Shoe
Yes
Multi Interface Shoe
Multi/Micro USB Terminal, Multi Interface Shoe, Microphone minijack, Headphone minijack, Vertical Grip Connector
HD Output
HDMI micro connector, BRAVIA Sync (link menu), PhotoTV HD, 4K still image PB
NFC™
One-touch remote, One-touch sharing
PC Interface
HDMI micro connector, BRAVIA Sync (link menu), PhotoTV HD, 4K still image PB
Others
Windows Vista 8 SP2,Windows 7 SP1,Windows 8,Mac OS X (v10.6-v10.8)
Microphone
Built-in stereo microphones or ECM-CG50/ XLR-K1M (sold separately)
Speaker
Built-in, monaural
Compatible Standards
Exif Print, Print Image Matching III, DPOF setting
Battery Life (Still Images)
Up to 340 shots
Internal Battery Charge
Yes
Battery Life (Movies)
Actual Recording:Approx. 60 min (Viewfinder) / Approx. 65 min (LCD monitor) (CIPA standard), Continuous Recording:Approx. 90 min (Viewfinder) / Approx. 90 min (LCD monitor)
External Power
AC Adaptor AC-PW20 (sold separately)
Supplied Battery
NP-FW50 W-series Rechargeable Battery Pack
Dimensions (W x H x D)
126.9 x 94.4 x 54.8mm, 126.9 x 94.4 x 48.2mm (from grip to monitor); 5 x 3 3/4 x 2 1/4 in., 5 x 3 3/4 x 1 15/16 in. (from grip to monitor)
Weight (with battery and memory card included)
407 g (Body Only) / 465 g (With battery and media)
View on TV
Yes
Wireless & Network Capabilities
Wi-Fi, NFC One-touch functionality, Downloadable Camera Apps
Upload to PC
Yes
View on Smartphone
Yes
Compatible OS
Windows Vista 8 SP2,Windows 7 SP1,Windows 8,Mac OS X (v10.6-v10.8)
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Indicated recording time is defined by repeating the following cycle: Power on, start recording, zoom, stand-by and power off.
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Continuous movie recording is possible for approximately 29 minutes (limited by product specifications).
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Indicated recording time is defined by repeating the following cycle: Pressing the MOVIE button. No other operations such as zoom are performed.
  • Power cord
  • Rechargeable Battery NP-FW50
  • AC Adaptor AC-UB10
  • Shoulder strap
  • Body cap
  • Accessory shoe cap
  • Eyepiece cup
  • Micro USB cable