Jun 24, 2014

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Sony A6000 has the fastest AF performance amongst interchangeable lens cameras

Sony Philippines recently launched the SONY A6000 (ILCE-A6000), an interchangeable lens camera with the fastest AF performance amongst interchangeable lens cameras, snapping photos at just 0.06 seconds. Sony A6000’s impressive autofocus speed is powered by Sony’s advanced Fast Hybrid AF system with 179 phase-detection AF points.


Housed in a classic black frame, The SONY A6000 takes photos with rich detail and texture with its 24.3 MP Exmor APS HD CMOS sensor and BIONZ X processor. The Sony A600 is light, compact and provides an OLED Tru-Finder and two control dials for easy composition. It also has NFC and Wi-Fi which allows a one-touch sharing/remote control from your mobile.

“When it comes to capturing photographs, timing is everything. It only takes a split second to miss the best possible shot. The ILCE- 6000 and its quick autofocus features gives you assurance that instantaneous moments are captured and you get the perfect photo each time,” Yasushi Asaoka, President and Managing Director of Sony Philippines.

The Sony A6000 (ILE-A6000) interchangeable lens digital camera has an SRP of Php 39,999

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SONY A6000 (ILCE-A6000) Specs

Model ILCE-6000
Lens compatibility Sony E-mount lenses
Image sensor Type APS-C type (23.5 x 15.6mm) “Exmor” APS HD CMOS sensor
Number of pixels (effective) Approx. 24.3 megapixels
Record Recording format JPEG (DCF Ver. 2.0, Exif Ver.2.3, MPF Baseline compliant), RAW (Sony ARW 2.3 format)
system (still image)
Record system (movie) Recording format AVCHD format Ver. 2.0 compliant/ MP4
Media Memory Stick PRO Duo, Memory Stick PRO-HG Duo, Memory Stick XC-HG Duo, SD memory card, SDHC memory card (UHS-I compliant), SDXC memory card (UHS-I compliant)
Focus system Type Fast Hybrid AF (phase-detection AF/contrast-detection AF)
Focus points 179 points (phase-detection AF) / 25 points (contrast-detection AF)
Exposure control Metering type 1200-zone evaluative metering
ISO sensitivity (Recommended Exposure Index) Still images: ISO 100-25600 equivalent (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)
Viewfinder Type 1.0 cm (0.39 type) electronic viewfinder (colour)
Number of dots 1,440,000 dots
Field coverage 100%
Magnification Approx. 1.07x (35mm camera equivalent: Approx. 0.70x) with 50mm lens at infinity -1m-1)
LCD screen Type 7.5cm (3.0-type) type TFT, WhiteMagic
No. of dots 921,600 dots
Adjustable angle Up by approx. 90 degrees, Down by approx. 45 degrees
Wi-Fi View on smartphone Yes
Send to computer Yes
View on TV Yes
NFC Yes (NFC Forum Type 3 Tag compatible,
One-touch remote, One-touch sharing)
PlayMemories Camera Apps Yes
Audio Microphone Built-in stereo microphone
Speaker Built-in, monaural
Dimensions (excluding protrusions) Approx. 120.0mm x 66.9mm x 45.1mm
Weight Approx. 285g (body only)
Approx. 344g (with battery and Memory Stick PRO Duo included)


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