​Sony Alpha A6000 with 16-50mm Lens

MPN: ILCE6000L/S  |  EAN: 0635322931437  |  Model: Alpha A6000 with 16-50mm Lens

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as at 12 Jun 19 | 6:10 AM CET





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​Sony Alpha A6000 with 16-50mm Lens - ILCE6000L/S Performance, Usage and Feature Ratings
Use Rating
Mirrorless Camera
Very Good
Basic Skill Level (Video)
Intermediate Skill Level (Video)
Very Good
Basic Skill Level (Photo)
Very Good
Intermediate Skill Level (Photo)
Very Good
Astronomy Photography
Very Good
Event Videos
Just Right
High FPS Videos
Everyday Life Photography
Home Videos
Events Photography
Film Making
Just Right
Sports Photography
Underwater Photography
Wildlife Photography
Landscape Photography
WiFi Connectivity
Professional Looks
Regular Looks
Camera Body with Lens
Bluetooth Connectivity

Kind of Camera

The Mirror-less Camera is a very good option for taking those shots with a professional flair. The ability to change lenses and tweak a variety of photo settings can be quite powerful. 

Photography Skillset

Point and shoot - If you're not quite the expert yet or you're just getting started in the world of photography, the Sony Alpha A6000 with 16-50mm Lens will satisfy your needs.

For those who are passionate about photography at a casual level but are prepared to make the occasional technical adjustments, the Alpha A6000 with 16-50mm Lens is a very straightforward option. At this skill level you'll be comfortable utilising features such as the 179  "Auto Focus points" that this camera comes with.

Video skill level

Simple clips - As a videography noob, this Sony Alpha A6000 with 16-50mm Lens video camera should be sufficient for your needs.


Other Video needs

If you're looking for that silky-smooth rendering of your videos, this camera has got it as its able to handle 60 FPS at 1080p resolutions.

Video Scenarios

Recording every moment of the day's events is precious and this device certainly delivers. 

Its always great to capture moments of delight at home or while spending time with family and friends on an outing. For this, the Sony Alpha A6000 with 16-50mm Lens is a great companion to have.

Shooting your next scene - This camera has a sensor size of 23.5 x 15.6 mm mm which plays a large roles in handling various lighting scenarios.

Photo Scenarios

The Sony Alpha A6000 with 16-50mm Lens has a sensor size of 23.5 x 15.6 mm (mm) which is crucial for capturing as much light information as possible when taking photographs of the cosmos. The ability to shoot and store images as RAW files and not just JPEG is important for this kind of photography. This model delivers on that!

If you're looking to simply use your camera to point-and-shoot everyday moments with an item or person as the subject matter, then the Alpha A6000 with 16-50mm Lens is an easy recommendation for this.

While taking those action shots during the day's event, you'll be aiming to keep your subject matter in sharp focus while they're in motion. The Auto Focus Tracking capability that comes with this camera helps with this.

As lots of sports happen at night or in-doors, the image sensor size plays an important role in image quality during low light conditions. In addition to its 23.5 x 15.6 mm(mm) sensor size, the Sony Alpha A6000 with 16-50mm Lens, also comes with a Tracking Focus mode which is great for photos were the subject is constantly moving.

Sea-life is always breathtaking. With this camera from Sony, you can expect to produce vivid images that showcases the unique tone that are found with photographs taken underwater.

As you make trips around the world, every moment tells a story. For this, a good camera is crucial and the Alpha A6000 with 16-50mm Lens is a great option for travel. It's got a combined zoom capability allowing you get a closer look at items that can't be reached easily.^506^*}

When taking photos of the beautiful creatures of the wild, you'll need to have Tracking Focus mode activated so as not to miss any great moments while they are active in their habitat. Burst shots help as well, which this camera happens to have making it a very good option for your needs.

To capture mother nature in her full beauty requires a good eye and a camera that can adequately handle landscape scenarios. This model from Sony is good fit as it's got the ability to focus on multiple parts of your picture frame.

Other considerations

Sometimes carrying cables about just so you can move your photos across the devices can be a pain. Good thing this particular model comes with Wi-Fi.


The Alpha A6000 with 16-50mm Lens combines style and a clever layout to create a camera that really stands out. Clean lines, high quality materials and a pristine finish ensure that this device will turn heads.

Whether you want to blend in, or have a camera that doesn’t attract unwanted attention, the basic design of the Alpha A6000 with 16-50mm Lens fits the bill.

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Technical Specifications

​Sony Alpha A6000 with 16-50mm Lens - ILCE6000L/S Technical Specifications
Specification Description
Camera Type Mirrorless
Operating Temperature (T-T) 0 - 40 °F
Product Colour Black, Silver
Aperture Priority AE Yes
Aperture Range (F-F) 3.5-5.6
Image Formats Supported JPEG, RAW
White Balance Auto, Cloudy, Color Temperature, Color Temperature Filter, Custom, Daylight, Flash, Fluorescent (Cool White), Fluorescent (Day White), Fluorescent (Daylight), Fluorescent (Warm White), Incandescent, Shade, Underwater
Built-in Flash Yes
External Flash Connector Yes
Wireless Flash Mode 1
Auto Focus Yes
Auto Focus (AF) Points 179
Auto Focus (AF) Points Selection 1
Focus Adjustment Auto/Manual
Focusing Distance 25
Manual Focus Yes
Tracking Focus 1
Light Exposure
ISO Sensitivity 100, 25600
ISO Sensitivity (max) 25600
ISO Sensitivity (min) 100
Light Exposure Correction +/-5.0 EV (1/3 EV, 1/2 EV)
Light Exposure Modes Aperture Priority, Manual, Program, Shutter Priority
Light Metering Center-Weighted Average, Multi-Zone, Spot
Manual Exposure Yes
Camera Shutter Speed 30 - 1/4000 s
Continuous Shooting Mode Yes
Fastest Camera Shutter Speed 1/4000 s
Shutter Priority AE Yes
Slowest Camera Shutter Speed 30 s
Camcorder Media Type Memory Stick PRO HG-Duo, Memory Stick Pro Duo, SD, SDHC, SDXC
Full HD Yes
HD Type Full HD
Maximum Video Resolution 1920 x 1080 pixels
Supported Aspect Ratios 3:2
Video Formats Supported AVCHD, MP4
Video Recording Yes
Video Resolutions 640 x 480, 1440 x 1080, 1920 x 1080 pixels
Built-in Microphone Yes
Microphone Operation Mode Stereomicrophonev
Lens System
Focal Length (35mm Film Equivalent) 24 - 75 mm
Focal Length Range (f-f) 16 - 50 mm
Interchangeable Lens Present 1
Lens Mount Interface Sony E
Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv) 75 mm
Minimum Aperture Number 3.5
Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv) 24 mm
Built-in Display Yes
Diopter Adjustment (D-D) -4 to +3
Diopter Correction Yes
Electronic Viewfinder Yes
Viewfinder Type Electronic
Image Sensor Size (W X H) 23.5 x 15.6 mm
Sensor Format Cropped
Sensor Type CMOS
Ports & Interfaces
HDMI (Micro) Ports Quantity 1
HDMI Connector Type D
HDMI Ports Quantity Yes
USB 2.0 (Micro USB) Ports Quantity 1
USB 2.0 Connectors 1
USB Connector Micro-USB
USB Version 2.0
Near Field Communication (NFC) Yes
Wi-Fi Yes
Weight & Dimensions
Depth 45.1 mm
Height 120 mm
Weight 285 g
Width 66.9 mm