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Sony Alpha 6500
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Launch SRP S$1949

Sony Alpha 6500


8.5/10
Overall rating 8.5/10

The Sony a6500 keeps the same internals as the a6300, but adds 5-axis image stabilization, touch focus, and a much bigger buffer.

Performance:
9
Design:
8
Features:
8.5
User-Friendliness:
8
Value:
8.5
THE GOOD
Touch screen usable in menus, improves overall usability
Accurate colors with auto white balance
Fast continuous shooting
5-axis in-body image stabilization
THE BAD
Menus are difficult to navigate
No dual card slots
Battery life is a tad short

Product Specification

Effective pixels 24.2 Megapixels
Sensor APS-C Exmor CMOS
Focal Length Multiplier 1.5x
ISO rating 100-25,600 (expandable to 51,200)
Image Stabilization 5-axis in-body
Shutter speed 1/4000s-30s
Auto Focus Fast Hybrid AF(phase-detection AF/contrast-detection AF) with a total of 425 points
Specialty Shooting Modes Sl&Q Motion (Programmed AE (P) / Aperture priority (A) /Shutter-speed priority (S) / Manual (M) ), Sweep Panorama, Scene Selection
Exposure Control AUTO (iAuto/Superior Auto), Programmed AE (P), Aperture priority (A), Shutter-speed priority (S), Manual (M), Movie /
Exposure Compensation +/- 5.0EV(1/3 EV, 1/2 EV steps selectable)
Metering 1200-zone evaluative metering
Recording Formats RAW, JPEG,XAVC S, AVCHD format Ver. 2.0 compliant, MP4
Display
  • 3.0-inch wide type TFT with touch
  • Viewfinder: XGA OLED Tru-Finder
Storage type Memory Stick PRO Duo, Memory Stick PRO-HG Duo, Memory Stick Micro(M2), SD, SDHC (UHS-I compliant), SDXC (UHS-I compliant), microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
Connectivity Wi-Fi Compatible, IEEE 802.11b/g/n (2.4GHz band), Bluetooth 4.1, NFC, micro HDMI, 3.5mm microphone input
Battery
  • NP-FW50
  • Approx. 310 shots (Viewfinder) / approx. 350 shots (LCD monitor) (CIPA standard)
Dimensions 120.0 x 66.9 x 53.3mm
Weight 453g (with battery and card)