Fast Hybrid Autofocus
Advanced yet intuitive focus control gives you class-leading clarity and contrast for stills and movies—and means you never have to miss a shot.
4D FOCUS enables superior autofocus performance in four dimensions: wide autofocus coverage (2D height and width), fast autofocus speed (3D depth) and enhanced predictive tracking (4D time).
Gapless on-chip micro lenses produce optimised light gathering and minimal noise.
An upgraded engine provides superior noise reduction for low-light shots, plus truer colour and detail.
Extended sensitivity lets you shoot natural, nuanced photos in dim light, or indoors without a flash.
Freeze the moment with perfect focus
The α5100 compact camera employs multiple autofocus modes to ensure stunning shots every time. Track moving subjects, adjust the autofocus frame and achieve pinpoint focal accuracy.
The α5100 maintains focus on your subject while shooting with Fast Hybrid AF.
Track your subject through the entire frame with 179 phase-detection AF points.
An intuitive touchscreen lets you select a focus area without using the lens ring.
3x faster than its predecessor, creating images with less noise and finer detail.
The super-sharp XAVC S format features linear PCM audio recording.
Simply tap your subject on the touchscreen to focus—or take a photo.
Simultaneously record top-quality and web-friendly files.
Take full advantage of your E-mount interchangeable lens camera. Start building a kit of lenses customised to your shooting needs.
Transform your camera with PlayMemories
Choose from dozens of outstanding apps to enhance shooting, editing and sharing.
*Note: Service availability depends on region.
Elevate your photography with Imaging Edge desktop applications. Use "Remote" to remotely control shooting; "Viewer" to quickly preview, rate, and select photos from large image libraries; and "Edit" to develop RAW data into high-quality photos for delivery. Get the best from Sony RAW files, and manage your productions more efficiently.
Capture One Express (for Sony) is a free award-winning editing software that provides RAW development, easy management and powerful editing tools. Capture One Pro (for Sony) can be bought for even more editing tools and tethered shooting capability.
This product is compatible with Final Cut Pro X and iMovie.
Specifications & Features
- Number Of Pixels (Effective)
- Monitor Type
- 3.0" wide type TFT LCD