So our overall thoughts about the Sony Alpha A5000? If you’re looking for an entry-level mirrorless camera, you just can’t get any better than the Sony Alpha A5000. It packs a huge sensor in an extremely compact body, takes impressive stills and video and is packed with features that will appeal to both casual users and seasoned pros. Definitely one of the best entry-level mirrorless cameras on the market. Hope this review was useful. If it was, please hit that LIKE button and subscribe for more reviews.
But if you're shopping in the $500 and under range, it's impossible to beat the A5000 right now. There are better cameras, there are cheaper cameras, but there aren't any better, cheaper cameras on the market right now. If you're definitely set on getting an interchangeable lens camera right now, there's no better bargain than the Sony A5000.
On the inside, the Sony A5000 pairs a new APS-C sized, 20.1 effective megapixel Exmor APS HD CMOS image sensor, and the same BIONZ X-branded image processor that debuted with the full-frame Sony A7 and A7R, as well as their fixed-lens sibling, the RX10.