Sony Alpha a5000 Review


Brand: Sony
Model: Alpha a5000
Megapixels: 20.10
Sensor: 23.5 x 15.6 mm

Sensor Details

Sony Alpha a5000 has a 23.5 x 15.6 mm CMOS sensor with 1.11 mm diagonal and a surface area of 28.21 mm².
28.21 mm
Surface area
366.6 mm²
Pixel pitch
4.27 µm
Pixel area
18.23 µm²
Pixel density
5.49 MP/cm²

Sensor Size

This is the actual size of the Alpha a5000 sensor: 23.5 x 15.6 mm
The sensor surface area is 366.6 mm². There is a resolution of 20,100,000 pixels. Resolution shows the width from the center of one photosite to the center of the following.

The pixel area is 18.23 µm². Pixels give lighter capture and the more data can be recorded.

Sony Alpha a5000 pixel density is 5.49 MP/cm². Pixel density shows how many million pixels meet in one square cm of the sensor.


Brand: Sony
Model: Alpha a5000
Megapixels: 20.40
Sensor size: 23.5 x 15.6 mm
Sensor type: CMOS
Sensor resolution: 5508 x 3648
Image resolution: 5456 x 3632
Optical zoom:n/a
Digital zoom:
ISO: Auto, 100 - 16000
RAW support:
Manual focus:
Normal focus range:n/a
Macro focus range:n/a
Focal length:n/a
Aperture priority:
Max aperture:n/a
Depth of field: simulate →
Metering types: Multi, Center-weighted, Spot
Exposure Compensation:
Shutter priority:
Min. shutter speed:30s
Max shutter speed:1/4000s
Built-in flash:
External flash:
Viewfinder: None
Screen size: 3"
Screen resolution: 460,800 dots
Video available:
Max. video resolution: 1920x1080 (60i/24p)
Storage types: SD/SDHC/SDXC, Memory Stick Pro Duo/Pro-HG Duo
USB version:2.0 (480 Mbit/sec)
Wireless available:
Battery model:Lithium-ion
Battery type:NP-FW50
Weight: 269 g
Body size:109.6 x 62.8 x 35.7 mm
Released: 2014

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