Review: Sony a6100 (The Little Sony Camera That Could)

The Sony a6000 was a revolutionary camera when it first hit the scene in 2014. It's enticing price point, great specs, and small size made it a camera many photographers and first-time camera owners flocked to.

Here we are six years later, and now we have its successor, the Sony a6100. The Sony a6100 features real-time human and animal eye-tracking, incredible burst rates, and Sony claims it has the world's fastest autofocus system, but should photographers on a budget, and first-time camera buyers flock to it like they did the a6000? Let's find out in our review. .

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2020-2-13 14:00

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Cheap Photo: Sony a7r II $1,398, Fuji X-T3 $1,199, Olympus E-M5 III $999

If you have been thinking about finally making the switch to Mirrorless, now is a great time to do it. There are tons of great Mirrorless camera deals around right now like the Sony A7R II for $1,398, the Canon M50 with a lens for $599, the Fujifilm X-T3 for just $1,199, and the brand new Olympus OM-D Em-5 III for only $999! Looking for a Medium Format camera? The Fujifilm GFX 50R has a $1,000 discount, which makes it just $3,499! You can also grab the Full-Frame Sony A7 II with a 28-70mm lens for only $998! Check out all of the incredible Mirrorless camera deals we have found after the break.

2020-02-05 02:00

(SR5) Sony likely to introduce a new A6xxx camera with usual body design, 4k30p and some exciting features

Image on top shows the current Sony A5100 I am still not 100% sure but the evidence is getting stronger that within 24 hours Sony will actually announce a new Sony A6xxx camera. UPDATE: I corrected the specs with the new info I got! – This is going to be a new entry-level camera replacing […] The post (SR5) Sony likely to introduce a new A6xxx camera with usual body design, 4k30p and some “exciting” features… appeared first on sonyalpharumors.

2019-01-14 19:55

Lensrentals tears down the Sony a7R III in search of better weather sealing

$(document). ready(function() { SampleGalleryV2({"containerId":"embeddedSampleGallery_8395811675","galleryId":"8395811675","isEmbeddedWidget":true,"selectedImageIndex":0,"isMobile":false}) }); Our good friend Roger Cicala over at Lensrentals finally got around to tearing down the Sony a7R III, to see if Sony was being honest when it claimed the newest a7R was much better weather sealed than its predecessor.

2018-02-20 21:54

Confirmed Sony press event at Photoplus (Sony registered two new camera codes)

The NABshow did open today. The Sony teased “exciting new camera“ is actually the new HXC-FB80 camcorder and not a new A7sIII we were hoping to see. All I can give you as new information is that today more sources confirmed there is another Sony press event before the start of the Photoplus show on […] The post Confirmed Sony press event at Photoplus (Sony registered two new camera codes) appeared first on sonyalpharumors.

2017-10-18 19:00


Sony full-frame CineAlta 4K motion picture camera teased ahead of launch

Sony has teased its video-focused customers with news of an upcoming announcement: it will soon take the wraps off a new CineAlta motion picture camera, one sporting a 36x24mm sensor. There's still a bunch details forthcoming, but thus far Sony has revealed that the new CineAlta model will be capable of multiple aspect ratios and will be compatible with many existing CineAlta accessories.

2017-07-27 21:30

Sony take note: SAR readers want a new A9r four times more than the just announced A9

The Sony A9 seems to be a real good camera. But dear Sony…you what would really be a Killer camera? The Sony A9r! That camera got four times as many votes in our poll. So please give us as soon as you can a new High Megapixel camera with 60-70MP, 5-7 fps, and the same […] The post Sony take note: SAR readers want a new “A9r” four times more than the just announced A9 appeared first on sonyalpharumors.

2017-05-05 17:51

Rumor recap and small new info: Is the soon to be announced new FF High Speed E-mount camera a Sony A7sIII?

As we reported here on SAR Sony will have a new product announcement on April 23. The most reliable info so far is that: There will be a new High End E-mount FF camera This camera is all about speed: fastest AF of all Sony E-mount cameras, around 20fps, unlimited RAW recording Dual SD card […] The post Rumor recap and small new info: Is the soon to be announced new FF “High Speed” E-mount camera a Sony A7sIII? appeared first on sonyalpharumors.

2017-03-27 16:10


The Sony a99 ll will be available on time but in very short supply

Sony has announced that its a99 ll full-frame SLT camera will go on sale on November 25th as expected, but it will not be able to supply nearly enough to meet demand straight away. The company has issued a statement saying that domestic demand has 'significantly' exceeded the Japanese companys sales plans and that customers should expect some delay in the delivery of ordered cameras.

2016-10-26 11:00

Sony Resolves 4K Overheating with a6500

As much as we loved the a6300, it does have a few flaws, and one of the biggest and most-publicised was the overheating of the camera whilst recording long stretches of 4k video. Many users reported that the camera would display a warning signal before shutting down automatically to protect the sensor from damage.

2016-10-14 03:00