Sony α5100 Digital Camera Kit, Black w/ 16-50mm E PZ OSS Zoom Lens

MX68335 α5100 Digital Camera Kit, Black w/ 16-50mm E PZ OSS Zoom Lens
MX68335 α5100 Digital Camera Kit, Black w/ 16-50mm E PZ OSS Zoom Lens MX68335 α5100 Digital Camera Kit, Black w/ 16-50mm E PZ OSS Zoom Lens MX68335 α5100 Digital Camera Kit, Black w/ 16-50mm E PZ OSS Zoom Lens MX68335 α5100 Digital Camera Kit, Black w/ 16-50mm E PZ OSS Zoom Lens

Product Info



A Perfect Pairing For Sharp, Detailed Imagesfeature
With 3x the processing speed of earlier models, the new BIONZ X™ image processor reproduces textures and details in real life, and suppresses visual noise in specific areas for sharpness.

Together with the new 24.3MP APS-C type HD CMOS sensor which improves light sensitivity, expect exceptionally low noise images throughout the entire range.

Combined together, this results in realistic images with rich tonal gradations and a natural 3D effect.

24.2 MP APS-C Exmor CMOS Image SensorfeatureT
This new APS-C sensor has effectively 24.2 MP and features copper wiring and enhanced circuit processing that lower the wiring layer and boost light collection efficiency at the same time.

In conjunction with the BIONZ X image processor, it minimizes noise throughout a wide sensitivity range of ISO 100-51200.

The highly conductive copper in the circuitry significantly accelerates readout speed in order for the camera to offer 4K movie recording with full pixel readout without pixel binning and Full HD 120fps shooting among its advanced functions.

  • Shoot incredibly sharp and focused photos every time with supremely fast AF performance with wide coverage and Touch AF
  • Achieve beautiful and lifelike images with the latest-generation 24.3-megapixel Exmor™ APS-C CMOS image sensor and BIONZ X™, ensuring you never miss a detail again
  • Look picture perfect effortlessly with Touch Shutter, Soft Skin Effect and at any angle with the Selfie 180° Flip Monitor
  • Capture expressive Full HD footage in high bit-rate XAVC S format, enhanced by extremely accurate focusing and smooth subject tracking w/ Fast Hybrid AF
  • Experience feature-rich convenience in the world's smallest interchangeable-lens digital camera. Its built-in flash, zoom lever and compact size with ergonomic grip make for easier shooting wherever you are
  • Enjoy one touch sharing for mobile with Wi-Fi® and NFC™, enabling you to download a multitude of PlayMemories Camera Apps™ with fun and creative features. Edit and share your favourite moments with your loved ones and friends seamlessly.



Stunning Precision With The Breakthrough 4D Focus

Forget everything you knew about autofocus. With Sony's state-of-the-art 4D Focus, you'll be able to capture every moving subject with astonishing clarity like never before. The 4D Focus combines fast autofocus speed, wide coverage and steadfast tracking through a sophisticated AF algorithm.

In this instance, the α5100 interchangeable lens camera comes equipped with remarkably fast AF performance at a mere 0.07 second and 179 wide-area focal plane phase-detection AF points, so you don't have to miss a perfect photo opportunity again. Experience a truly game-changing autofocus that never lets go of any moment worth capturing.

Perfectly Composed Selfies At Any Moment

Be camera ready from any angle with the convenient 180° tiltable LCD screen and touch shutter. Simply flip up the LCD screen and adjust the magnification with the zoom lever for easy self-shooting. Compose your selfies beautifully at any angle, wherever you are. Together with Soft Skin Effect which intelligently enhances skin tone, you'll always look picture perfect.

Full HD Video Resolution For Professional Results

Achieve film-like results with little effort with the α5100's Full HD movie shooting in high bit-rate XAVC S format. Enjoy not just crystal clear picture quality but superior sound recording as well. Its Fast Hybrid AF* provides extremely accurate focusing and smooth subject tracking, allowing precise shooting under any condition.
* Activated when the Fast Hybrid AF-compatible lens is mounted.

A Plethora Of Features In A Tiny Camera Body

Enjoy smooth operation for any kind of shooting with a built-in flash feature and zoom lever for seamless magnification on your subjects - all the feature-rich convenience in the world's smallest interchangeable lens digital camera.*
* Among interchangeable-lens digital cameras equipped with an APS-C equivalent image sensor, built-in flash and Wi-Fi® as of August 2014, based on Sony research.

Share Images With One Touch

featureShare photos and MP4 movies in an instant by simply touching the camera to your friend's Android™ smartphone or tablet.*
*Requires installation of the latest free downloadable PlayMemories Mobile app:

This remarkably convenient wireless feature is made possible by built-in Wi-Fi® and NFC (Near Field Communication) technology that also works with pre-installed Smart Remote Control to enable remote control of your camera from the smartphone or tablet.

Additional Features

  • Lock-On AF
    Lock-on AF tracks moving subjects with precision and clarity by continuously adjusting target frame size based on various subject characteristics, dramatically increasing the in-focus rate
  • Eye AF
    Eye AF is extremely accurate for tracking moving subjects and focusing on the subjects' eyes, freeing you to concentrate on the content of the scene for a perfect portrait photo.
  • ISO Sensitivity: 100 ~ 25,600
    The extremely high ISO range lets you shoot natural, nuanced photos in dim light or indoors without a flash
  • Auto HDR (High Dynamic Range)
    Auto HDR expands the dynamic range of your images from dark shadows to bright highlights to capture all the tonal gradations seen by your naked eye. It instantly shoots three exposures and composites the best details from each in the highlights, mid-tones and shadows to create a single image with an extremely wide dynamic range
  • Peaking Function + MF Assist For Easy And Accurate Manual Focusing
    MF Assist and Peaking enlarge screen images to make manual focusing easier. It helps to achieve focusing precision by detecting and highlighting the most in-focus area with a user-selected colour
  • A Wide Selection Of Interchangeable Lenses
    Enhance your photographic enjoyment with our range of 54 interchangeable lenses, including a growing assortment of E-mount and A-mount options. Adding on an A-mount adaptor lets you use Sony α system A-mount lenses with your E-mount camera. Discover high-quality lenses to suit any shooting situation
  • Accessorise Your Cameras
    Make your photo adventures more enjoyable with an array of accessories - from tripods, microphone, flash, cases, straps, and more
  • High-Speed Memory Cards
    Sony's range of memory cards offers a wealth of entertainment possibilities and serves as a perfect companion for photographers. Transfer and share information or use it with Sony cameras, PSP, or Xperia™ smartphones or tablets

Sony E PZ 16-50mm OSS Zoom Lens (Included)


Included with the α6300 Camera , this E PZ 16-50mm OSS Zoom Lens is great for travelers; this lightweight, retractable mid-range zoom collapses down to just 1.18 in. It also features a power zoom for smooth, silent, effortless zooming.

Sample Image


  • Powered zoom for effortless control:
    Shooting stills or video, a powered zoom gives you maximum creative control. For added convenience, operate it using a zoom rocker on selected NEX cameras.
  • Capture smooth, blur-free images:
    Built-in Optical SteadyShot™ image stabilization within the lens provides smooth, blur-free photos and videos when shooting handheld.
  • Circular aperture for smooth bokeh defocussing:
    Instead of a standard polygon-shaped lens aperture, this lens features a 7-blade circular aperture for more natural, rounded defocussing, or bokeh
  • Refined optical performance:
    Aspherical lens elements minimize distortion while ED (Extra-low Dispersion) glass elements provide superior contrast, resolution, and color fidelity

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Lens Construction


Additional Information:

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Make and Model Sony α5100 Camera Body
w/ Sony E PZ 16–50mm F3.5–5.6 OSS Zoom Lens
Part Number ILCE5100L/B
Sony α5100 Camera Body
Lens Compatibility Sony E-mount
Gross Pixel Count ~ 24.7 Megapixels
Effective Pixel Count ~ 24.3 Megapixels
Color Space xvYCC standard (x.v.Color when connected via HDMI cable) compatible with TRILUMINOS Color
Anti Dust Charge protection coating on, Optical Filter
Imaging Sensor APS-C type (23.5 x 15.6mm) Exmor® CMOS sensor
Processor BIONZ X™ Image Processor
Drive System  
Continuous Shooting Continuous mode: 6fps (High), 3fps (low)
Flash Sync Speed 1/160 second
Shutter Speed Still images: 1/4000 to 30 seconds, Bulb

Movies: 1/4000 to 1/4 (1/3 steps)

Up to 1/60 second in AUTO mode (up to 1/30 second in Auto Slow Shutter mode)
Self-timer Once: 10 or 2 second delay selectable
Continuous: with 10 sec delay for 3 or 5 frames
Shutter Type Electronically-controlled, vertical-traverse, focal-plane type
Drive Mode Single Shooting, Continuous shooting (Hi/Lo selectable)
Bracket: Single, Bracket: Cont., White Balance bracket, DRO bracket
Exposure System  
AE Lock Locked when shutter button is pressed halfway. (Auto/On/Off selectable)
Exposure Compensation Stills: ±3.0 EV (in 1/3 EV steps)
Movies: ±2.0 EV (in 1/3 EV steps)
Exposure Modes iAUTO, Superior Auto, Programmed AE (P), Aperture priority (A), Shutter-speed priority (S), Manual (M), Sweep Panorama, Scene Selection

Movies: Programmed AE (P) / Aperture priority (A) / Shutter-speed priority (S) / Manual (M)

Scene Modes Portrait, Sports Action, Macro, Landscape, Sunset, Night Scene, Hand-held Twilight, Night Portrait, Anti Motion Blur
Metering Modes Multi-segment, Center-weighted, Spot
Metering Type Advanced 1200-zone evaluative metering
ISO Still images: (ISO 100-25600 (1/3 EV step), AUTO (ISO 100-25600, selectable lower limit and upper limit))

Movies: (ISO 100-12800 equivalent (1/3 EV step)/ AUTO (ISO 100-12800 equivalent, selectable lower limit and upper limit))

Noise Reduction Long Exposure NR: Available of shutter speeds longer than 1 second
High ISO NR: Normal / Low Modes
Creative Style Standard, Vivid, Portrait, Landscape, Sunset, Black & White, Sepia (Contrast (-3 to +3 steps), Saturation (-3 to +3 steps), Sharpness (-3 to +3 steps))
White Balance Modes Auto, Daylight, Shade, Cloudy, Incandescent, Fluorescent (Warm White, Cool White, Day White, Daylight), Flash, Underwater, Color Temperature (2500 ~ 9900K) & color filter (G7 to M7 (15-step), A7 to B7 (15-step)), Custom
AE Bracketing Bracketing Single / Continuous: With 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV, 2/3 EV, 1.0 EV, 2.0 EV, 3.0 EV increments, 3/5 frames (1.0 EV, 2.0 EV, 3.0 EV: only 3 frames) selectable
Flash Type Built in Flash
Flash Bracketing 1/3, 1/2, 2/3, 1.0, 2.0, 3.0 EV steps, 3/5 frames (1.0/2.0/3.0 EV : only 3 frames) selectable
Flash Compensation ±2.0 EV (1/3 EV steps)
Flash Modes Flash off, Autoflash, Fill-flash, Slow Sync., Rear Sync., Red-eye reduction (on/off selectable)
Flash Control Pre-flash TTL
Flash Recycle ~ 3 seconds
Guide Number 4 (meters at ISO 100)
Focus Control  
Focus Sensitivity EV1 to EV20 (ISO100 equivalent with F2.0 lens attached)
Focus Area Wide (179 points (phase-detection AF), 25 points(contrast-detection AF)) / Zone / Center / Flexible Spot (S/M/L) / Lock-on AF ( Wide/ Zone/ Center/ Flexible Spot (S/M/L))
Focus Type Fast Hybrid AF (phase-detection AF / contrast-detection AF)
Focus Points Phase Detection AF: 179 points
Contrast Detection AF: 25 points
AF Modes Automatic AF (AF-A), Single-shot AF (AF-S), Continuous AF (AF-C), Direct Manual Focus (DMF), Manual Focus
USB Port 1x micro USB 2.0 port
Memory Card Slot 3 in 1 Memory Card:
SD, SDHC memory card (UHS-I compliant), SDXC memory card (UHS-I compliant)
NFC Yes (One-touch remote, One-touch sharing)
HDMI HDMI micro connector (Type-D)
HD Output HDMI micro connector (Type-D) BRAVIA Sync (link menu) PhotoTV HD 4K Still Image playback via HDMI to compatible 4K TVs
Wi-Fi IEEE 802.11 b/g/n @ 2.4GHz
Microphone Built-in stereo Microphone
Speaker Built-in Mono Speaker
LCD Display  
LCD Type 75mm TFT LCD Display w/ 921,600 dots
Peaking MF Yes (Level setting: High / Mid / Low / Off, Color: White / Red / Yellow)
Real-time Image Real-time image adjustment display
Focus Magnifier 5.9x, 11.7x
Angle Adjustment Tilt up by approx. 1800°
Brightness Control Auto, Manual (5 steps between -2 and +2), Sunny Weather mode
Grid line Yes (Rule of Thirds, Grid / Square, Grid / Diagonal + Square Grid / Off)
Customization Graphic Display, Display All Info, No Display Info, Histogram
Zebra Yes
Video Recording  
Audio Format XAVC S: LPCM 2ch
AVCHD: Dolby® Digital (AC-3) 2ch, Dolby Digital Stereo Creator
MP4: MPEG-4 AAC-LC 2ch
Video Format XAVC S / AVCHD format Ver. 2.0 compliant / MP4
NTSC Video Modes XAVC S:
1920 x 1080 (60p, 50p, 30p, 25p, 24p) ~ 50Mbps (Average bit-rate)

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 (25p, 24M, FX)
1920 x 1080 (24p, 24M, FX)
1920 x 1080 (25p, 17M, FH)
1920 x 1080 (24p, 17M, FH)

1440 x 1080 (30fps, 12M)
1440 x 1080 (25fps, 12M)
640 x 480 (30fps, 3M)
640 x 480 (25fps, 3M)
Movie Functions Dual Video REC, AF Tracking Duration, AF Drive Speed, Auto Slow Shutter, HDMI Info Display
HDMI Outputs (1080p, 1080i) yCbCr 4:4:2 8 bit / RGB 8 bit
Still Images  
Still Image Sizes 16:9: L: 6000 x 3376 (20M) M: 4240 x 2400 (10M) S: 3008 x 1688 (5.1M)
3:2: L: 6000 x 4000 (24M) M: 4240 x 2832 (12M) S: 3008 x 2000 (6.0M)
Still Image Mode RAW, RAW & JPEG, JPEG Extra Fine, JPEG Fine, JPEG Standard
Still Image Max Effective Resolution 24MP
Still Image File Format JPEG (DCF Ver. 2.0, Exif Ver.2.3, MPF Baseline compliant), RAW (Sony ARW 2.3 format)
Battery NP-FW50
Output: 7.4Vdc @ 1020mAh, 7.55Whr
External Power AC Adapter AC-UB10, included
Battery Life: Still Images: ~400 shots (CIPA standard)
Movie Recording:
Actual Recording: ~75 min (CIPA standard)
Continual Recording: ~110 min (CIPA standard)
Sony E PZ 16–50 mm F3.5–5.6 OSS Zoom Lens
Mount Sony E-Mount
Filter Size 40mm / 1.57"
Lens Construction 9 elements in 8 groups
4 Aspherical Lenses
1 ED Lens
Focal Length APS-C: f=16 - 50mm (24 - 75mm in 35mm camera equivalent)
Minimum Aperture f36
Angle Of View 83° (Wide) ~ 32° (Tele)
Diaphragm Blades 7 Blade Circular Diaphragms
Closest Focusing Distance 0.25 ~ 0.30m
Maximum Magnification 0.22x
Image Stabilization Yes, Sony OSS
Combined Specifications
Dimensions Camera Body: 109.6 x 62.8 x 35.7mm
Lens: 30 x 65 x 65mm
Weight Carry Weight: 385g
Body Only: 224g Body with battery and Memory Stick PRO Duo™: 267g
Lens: 118g

Package Contents

Sony α5100 Camera Body, Black w/

  • Sony E PZ 16-50 mm F3.5-5.6 OSS Zoom Lens w/ 2 Lens Caps
  • Rechargeable Battery, NP-FW50
  • AC Power Adapter, AC-UB10
  • Shoulder Strap
  • Lens Cap
  • Micro USB cable