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Sony Alpha A6000

£399.00
£279.00 £120.00 cheaper than 73 days ago
Sony Alpha A6000
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A multi award winning and fully featured MILC digital camera, with a Gold award from one expert review website and 3 further awards from other expert sites
MILC 24.3MP 1" 6000 X 4000 Pixels Jan 2016
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£439.00
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SONY a6000 Compact System Camera with 16-50 mm f/3.5-5.6 OSS Zoom Lens, Black
£515.00
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SONY a6000 Mirrorless Camera with 16-50 mm f/3.5-5.6 Lens - White, White
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£629.00
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Sony Alpha A6000 Review

With excellent reviews and features, we have ranked the Sony Alpha A6000 number 3 across all digital cameras.
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Reviews
1,152 Reviews + 4 Awards
79
Value for Money
Very Good
90
Features
Fully-Featured
85
Age
6 Months Old
87
Overall Score
Excellent

Why Has it Scored 87?

It has great expert reviews and outstanding user reviews with 96% of buyers recommending this digital camera to others. This digital camera has received four awards including a "Recommended" award from Hi-Tech.mail.ru/ plus one other site and a "Gold" award from DP Review. Fuji cameras also have excellent reviews in general.
Released by Sony 5 months ago, it is one of the newest digital cameras on the market, incorporating some of the latest camera features. View the latest cameras 2017.
It has some great features:
Higher than average megapixels
6000 x 4000 pixels image resolution
Wide range of optical zooms depending on lens used
Higher than average maximum ISO sensitivity

What is This Digital Camera Best Used For?

Having compared this Sony digital camera with other relevant digital cameras, we have concluded that it is excellent for wildlife photography, ranking number 9999999 in wildlife photography cameras. It is also excellent for portrait photography, ranking number 9999999 in portrait photography cameras as well being excellent for sports photography, ranking number 9999999 in sports photography cameras.
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Portrait Photography
Excellent
73
Landscape Photography
Very Good
73
Everyday Photography
Very Good
85
Sports Photography
Excellent
94
Wildlife Photography
Excellent

Should You Buy it Now?

Our unique forecasting algorithm looks at historic price trends and predicts the most likely price change over the next 2 weeks.
There is a 90% chance that the price will go down. However the future is never certain and there remains a chance that the price will actually go up. Get Price Alerts.

How Big is the Sony Alpha A6000?

The Sony Alpha A6000 is 120mm wide and 66.9mm tall. It is 45.1mm deep and weighs 284g.

Sony Alpha A6000 front dimensions
Sony Alpha A6000 size in context

Sony Alpha A6000 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Four Industry Awards

This camera was given a "Recommended" award by both review websites Hi-Tech.mail.ru/ and Focus-Numerique.fr, both of which thought that this digital camera was very good.

The editor of website DP Review thought that this Sony camera was fantastic and gave it their "Gold" award.

The writer at one more expert review site said that this camera was very good. This was from Lydogbillede.dk who gave it an "Best in Test 5 Star".

Expert Reviews Are Good

Based on seven expert reviews from sites including DP Review, pcforalla.idg.se, stuff.tv/my/ and Chip.de this camera has an average expert rating of 88 out of 100. The expert review sites think this Sony digital camera is one of the very best cameras.

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Excellent User Reviews

This Sony digital camera has a terrific average user rating based on 1,145 user reviews. 708 reviewers (74% of all reviewers) gave this camera the highest possible rating of 5 stars and 96% of those asked said they would recommend buying it to others.

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Sony Has Very Good Digital Camera Reviews

Based on 26,491 owner and expert reviews (including 9,159 verified purchases), Sony has very good reviews for its cameras. 93% of those that bought a Sony camera would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Value For Money

Great Value for Money

The product has excellent reviews and features, and is under 6 months old. At £279.00 it is cheaper than 69% of digital cameras.

Price Has Gone Down by £120 (30%)

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Cheaper in the United Kingdom Than Overseas

We checked 22 other countries for prices for the Sony Alpha A6000 and the United Kingdom price of £279.00 was the cheapest.

The cheapest price that we could find overseas was in the United States where the price is $548.00 (£729.28).

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Age

Only Released Six Months Ago

This Sony camera was only released six months ago, so it is likely to use better technology than some of the older digital cameras.

Features

Higher Than Average Megapixels

The megapixels of the Alpha A6000 of 24.3MP is very high compared to most other cameras. It is in the highest 4% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature. The megapixels of cameras range from 0.3MP to 80MP, and the average megapixels is 16MP.

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6000 X 4000 Pixels Image Resolution

The Alpha A6000 has a maximum image resolution of 6000 x 4000 pixels. That's 51% higher resolution than the most common resolution of 4608 x 3456 pixels. The resolution of all cameras ranges from 640 x 480 pixels (worst) to 8256 x 6192 pixels (best).

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Wide Range of Optical Zooms Depending On Lens Used

This camera has interchangeable lenses so the optical zoom depends on the lens being used. This means that a wide range of optical zooms are possible with this camera.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolution

This camera has a maximum video resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)|1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many cameras.

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Higher Than Average Maximum ISO Sensitivity

The average maximum ISO sensitivity of all cameras is 14,000, with the lowest being 200 and the highest being 820,000. The Alpha A6000's maximum ISO sensitivity of 51,200 is higher than average when compared to most other digital cameras. It is higher than 95% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Wide Range of Minimum Aperture Numbers Depending On Lens Used

This camera has interchangeable lenses so the minimum aperture number depends on the lens being used. This means that a wide range of minimum aperture numbers are possible with this camera.

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Optical Image Stabilisation May Be Available With Some Lenses

This camera has interchangeable lenses so whether this camera has an image stabilizer depends on the lens being used.

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Average Weight

The weight of the Alpha A6000 of 284g is relatively average compared to most other cameras. It is heavier than 37% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Flash

built-in flash

The Alpha A6000 has a built-in flash, as do 68% of cameras.

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Average Display Diagonal

The Alpha A6000's display diagonal of 3" is fairly average compared to most other cameras. It is in the largest 65% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Wide Range of Minimum Focal Lengths (35mm Film Equiv) Depending On Lens Used

This camera has interchangeable lenses so the minimum focal length (35mm film equiv) depends on the lens being used. This means that a wide range of minimum focal lengths (35mm film equiv) are possible with this camera.

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Supports Wi-Fi

The Alpha A6000 supports Wi-Fi, unlike 71% of cameras which do not support Wi-Fi.

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Features Saturation Adjustment

The Alpha A6000 features saturation adjustment, which is unusual. 87% of cameras do not feature saturation adjustment.

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Wide Range of Maximum Focal Lengths (35mm Film Equiv) Depending On Lens Used

This camera has interchangeable lenses so the maximum focal length (35mm film equiv) depends on the lens being used. This means that a wide range of maximum focal lengths (35mm film equiv) are possible with this camera.

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Wide Range of Maximum Aperture Numbers Depending On Lens Used

This camera has interchangeable lenses so the maximum aperture number depends on the lens being used. This means that a wide range of maximum aperture numbers are possible with this camera.

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Supports Dioptic Correction

The Sony Alpha A6000 supports dioptic correction, which is unusual. 90% of cameras do not support dioptic correction.

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6000 X 4000 Still Image Resolution

The highest still image resolution supported by the Alpha A6000 is 6000 x 4000. That's over eight times the resolution of a 1664 x 1664 camera, which is the most common resolution supported by digital cameras. Across all cameras the best resolution is 6016 x 4016 and the worst is 384 x 480.

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Supports Full HD Video

Full HD video

The Sony Alpha A6000 supports Full HD video, unlike 76% of cameras which do not support Full HD video.

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Features Contrast Adjustment

The Alpha A6000 features contrast adjustment, which is unusual. 83% of cameras do not feature contrast adjustment.

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360 Battery Life

The Alpha A6000 is a digital camera that takes 360 shots battery life. Most of the other digital cameras take between 4 and 4,699 battery life.

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Has an External Flash Connector

The Alpha A6000 has an external flash connector, unlike 86% of cameras which do not have an external flash connector.

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Higher Than Average Display Resolution

The Sony Alpha A6000's display resolution of 922,000 pixels is higher than average when compared to most other cameras. It is higher than 79% of all cameras when ranked by this feature. The average display resolution of all digital cameras is 610,000 pixels, with the lowest being 23,000 pixels and the highest being 6,300,000 pixels.

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Does Not Feature Bluetooth

Like most other cameras, the Sony Alpha A6000 does not feature bluetooth. 95% of cameras do not feature bluetooth.

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Features Brightness Adjustment

The Alpha A6000 features brightness adjustment, which is unusual. 78% of cameras do not feature brightness adjustment.

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Has a Pre-Flash

The Alpha A6000 has a pre-flash, unlike 95% of digital cameras which do not have a pre-flash.

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Has a Carrying Case

The Alpha A6000 has a carrying case, which is unusual. 88% of digital cameras do not have a carrying case.

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Supports Near Field Communication (NFC)

The Sony Alpha A6000 supports Near Field Communication (NFC), unlike 88% of cameras which do not support Near Field Communication (NFC).

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Has a Vari-Angle LCD Display

The Alpha A6000 has a vari-angle LCD display, unlike 83% of cameras which do not have a vari-angle LCD display.

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Features Smile Detection

The Sony Alpha A6000 features smile detection, unlike 88% of cameras which do not feature smile detection.

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Bigger Than Average Image Sensor Size

Cameras have image sensor sizes of between 0.25" and 1.5", and the average image sensor size is 0.46". The Alpha A6000's image sensor size of 0.5" is in the biggest 11% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Alpha A6000 has a built-in speaker(s), unlike 92% of cameras which do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Bigger Than Average Digital Zoom

The Alpha A6000's digital zoom of 8x is bigger than average when compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the biggest 12% of all cameras when ranked by this feature. Across all the digital cameras the digital zooms range from 1x to 810x, and the average digital zoom is 11x.

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Has a Tripod Mount

The Alpha A6000 has a tripod mount, which is unusual. 73% of cameras do not have a tripod mount.

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Bigger Than Average Eye Relief

The average eye relief of all cameras is 19mm, with the smallest being 8mm and the biggest being 27mm. The eye relief of the Alpha A6000 of 23mm is bigger than average when compared to most other cameras. It is in the biggest 8% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolution

This camera supports a video resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)|1920 x 1080|1440 x 1080|640 x 480 pixels, which is typical of many cameras.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The Alpha A6000 has a handheld remote control. 98% of cameras do not have a handheld remote control.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

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Barcodes:

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