Sony A6000 Compact System Camera with 16-50mm OSS Lens, HD 1080p, 24.3MP, Wi-Fi, NFC, OLED EVF, 3" Tilting Screen, Black

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The ILCE-6000 includes refined capabilities in a pocket-able size that makes it is easy to get beautiful pictures almost anywhere. Features include exceptional image quality from the large 24.3MP APS-C image sensor, fast focusing thanks to a brand new BIONZ® X processor and interchangeable lens capability. Near Field Communication enables single touch image sharing with compatible mobile devices or direct connection with Android and iOS devices via Wi-Fi.

Full size sensor
The same sensor format that Sony builds into the full-sized Alpha DSLRs gives the this camera more detail than typical point-and-shoot cameras. APS-C sensor size delivers an exceptional combination of high resolution, high sensitivity and gorgeous bokeh effect.

Wi-Fi & NFC
Lose the cords and cables – Wi-Fi and NFC capability lets you instantly connect to smartphones and tablets. Simply download the free PlayMemories Mobile App, touch it to your Android smartphone or tablet, and create a connection that lets you transfer photos, remotely control the camera's shutter release, and instantly receive the captured image via Wi-Fi.

Camera apps
Personalise your camera by adding new features of your choice with PlayMemories Camera Apps. Apps include enhanced portraits, detailed close-ups, sports, time lapse, motion shot 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 directly to Facebook.

Full HD video
Capture HD Movies at 60p or a cinematic 24p frames per second, all at Full HD 1920x1080 resolution. The AVCHD codec delivers stunning Blu-ray picture quality while the PC-friendly MP4 codec lets you compress to smaller 1080/30p files for easier uploading.

Pop up flash
Perfect when an extra burst of light is needed to get the shot, the pop-up flash combined with high ISO sensitivity makes shooting in just about any lighting situation a breeze.

Tilting screen & OLED viewfinder
Change your view with a tiltable LCD touchscreen that flips up 180-degrees without sacrificing compactness. The viewfinder features real-time data for planning and previewing shots. Exposure Control compensates for bright/dim scenes, Focus Zoom enlarges a chosen detail and Display Mode reveals histograms and more.

Feeling creative?

One of the biggest advantages of this camera is the sheer shooting flexibility on offer. You can use additional lenses to take wide-angle, telephoto, or close-up shots to suit just about any situation. The shorter the focal length (measured in mm), the wider the view will be – the longer the focal length, the more telescopic the picture. With a selection of interchangeable lenses at your disposal, the creative possibilities are endless.

Why not take a look at our range of additional lenses?

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Accessories Included
Charger, battery, shoulder strap, body cap, micro USB cable, 16-55mm lens
Autofocus
Yes
Battery life Information How long the battery lasts for (and if applicable) until it needs recharging
310 shots per charge
Brand
Sony
Built In Flash
Yes
Camera Type
Compact System
Compatible Operating Systems
Mac OS X (v10.6-v10.8), Windows 7 SP1, Windows 8, Windows 8.1, Windows Vista SP2 (Starter Edition is not supported)
Connections
NFC, Wi-Fi, DC in, HD micro out, AV remote terminal, USB 2.0
Continuous Shooting Speed
4fps
Dimensions
H66.9 x W120 x D45.1mm
Direct printing Information Can connect to a compatible digital camera to print without the need to use a computer.
PictBridge
Display
3" tilting LCD
Face Detection
Yes
File Formats
JPEG (DCF Ver. 2.0, Exif Ver.2.3, MPF Baseline compliant), RAW (Sony ARW 2.3 format)
GPS
No
Image Stabilisation
Yes
Internal Memory
No
Lens Aperture
f/3.5-5.6
Lens Size
16-50mm
Lens Type
Sony OSS Zoom Lens
Macro
Yes
Manufacturer Part Number (MPN)
ILCE6000LB.CEC
Maximum ISO Rating
25600
Megapixels Information 1 Megapixel is equal to 1 million pixels. A pixel is an individual element of a digital image. Megapixels determine the resolution of an image and the more you have the higher the quality of the image.
24.3MP
Memory Card Type
Memory Stick PRO Duo™, Memory Stick PRO-HG Duo™, Memory Stick XC-HG Duo, SD, SDHC, SDXC memory cards
Model name / number
A6000
NFC enabled Information Devices with NFC can be tapped together to establish a wireless connection for sending or streaming files and other data
Yes
Night recording Information Ability to record at night or in complete darkness by using built-in infrared illumination
Yes
Red-Eye Reduction
Yes
Self Timer
Yes
Sensor Size
23.5 x 15.6mm
Sensor Type
Exmor APS HD CMOS
Shooting Modes
Posterisation (Color, B/W), Pop Color, Retro Photo, Partial Color (R, G, B, Y), High Contrast Monochrome, Toy Camera, Soft High-key, Soft Focus, HDR Painting, Rich-tone Monochrome, Miniature, Watercolor, Illustration
Shutter Speeds
Still images:1/4000 to 30 sec, Bulb, Movies: 1/4000 to 1/4(1/3 steps) up to 1/50 in AUTO mode (up to 1/25 in Auto slow shutter mode)
Smile Detection
Yes
Sweep Panorama
Yes
Touch Screen
No
Tripod Thread
Yes
Type of Battery
Li-ion NP-FW50
Video Resolution
1080p HD video
Viewfinder
OLED
Waterproof
No
Weight Information Unpackaged weight
285g
Wi-Fi
Yes
Zoom (digital) Information Enlarges video captured by the optical zoom and makes it seem even closer
N/A
Zoom (optical) Information A 7 x zoom will get you closer to your subject than a 5 x zoom
3.2x

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Q & As

Sony A6000 Compact System Camera with 16-50mm OSS Lens, HD 1080p, 24.3MP, Wi-Fi, NFC, OLED EVF, 3" Tilting Screen 4 5 1 1
Close but not there yet On the whole this camera is very good. Its tiny considering the features available and the auto focus is very good, the frame rate is very very fast but some features are just daft. The auto exposure bracketing and the self timer are on the same menu option, so you can only use one or the other. The remote smart phone app doesn't allow much more than pressing the shutter button or using the self timer. This is very primitive compared to what I was used to with Canon. The external hot shoe isn't compatible with other Sony/Minolta flash guns unless you splash out extra on an adapter. I'm not sure how Sony managed to get 420 shots out of the battery, I'm getting closer to 200 (not a very good number). 20 May 2014
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