Sony - Alpha a6500 Mirrorless Camera (Body Only) - Black

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Get a perfect shot with every shutter click on this Sony a6500 camera body with in-body image stabilization for clearer pictures. Touch focus lets you pinpoint your subject with a fingertip, and lock-on autofocus easily tracks movement without blurring. This Sony a6500 camera body takes 4K video, making it an ideal option for vlogging.

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What's Included

  • Sony Alpha a6500 Mirrorless Camera (Body Only)
  • Rechargeable battery (NP-FW50)
  • AC adaptor (AC-UUD12)
  • Shoulder strap
  • Body cap
  • Accessory shoe cap
  • Eyepiece cup
  • Micro USB cable

Ratings & Reviews

Overall Customer Rating:
Rating 4.85 out of 5 stars.
4.8
98% of customers would recommend this product to a friend (136 out of 139)

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Product Features

24.2-megapixel APS-C Exmor® CMOS sensor delivers incredible detail and gorgeous enlargements

Create enlargements all the way up to poster-sized prints, or crop aggressively to frame the perfect shot in glorious detail.

ISO 100 - 25,600 (expandable to 51,200)

Enjoy crisp, clean images over a broad spectrum of lighting conditions, even if capturing great shots just before dawn and at dusk, when available light is often beautiful but scarce.

Capture fast-action shots at up to 11 fps (frames per second)

From joyous facial expressions to fast-paced sports action, burst mode ensures you get the shot even if it only lasts a fraction of a second.

Up to 425-point phase detection autofocus quickly tracks and locks onto your subject

Allows you to confidently capture everything from fast-action sports to fast-moving wildlife.

Capture spectacular movies in 4K

Offers 4K movie recording in the Super 35mm format with full pixel readout and no pixel binning. Data this rich is equivalent to 6K data, so it clearly conveys exceptionally high resolution in 4K images.

One-touch remote

Makes your smartphone or tablet a viewfinder or remote control.

One-touch sharing

Transfers photos and videos to your device for social network site sharing. Just install a PlayMemories Mobile™ app via Wi-Fi to your NFC-enabled Android device.

2.95" wide-angle touch LCD monitor with brightness control for sharp vivid color in any light

Its adjustable angle lets you accurately preview the shot before taking it.

BIONZ X™ image-processing engine delivers blazing speed and performance

From shooting images and videos, to playback and data transfer, this processor handles even the most demanding tasks with ease.

Preview the shot before taking it with the electronic XGA OLED Tru-Finder™

Bright, high-contrast viewfinder lets you see the results before you shoot, and features 921K dots for amazing resolution.

Fast Hybrid autofocus for stills and movies

High-density Tracking AF technology seamlessly activates autofocus points to cover and track subjects moving within frame with unerring precision.

In-body 5-axis image stabilization

The gyroscope sensor provides an image stabilization effect equivalent to a 5-steps-faster shutter speed. The camera enables you to zoom in on faraway subjects with minimal camera shake blur.

Tough magnesium alloy body and robust lens mount

Provide solid reliability and steady handling.

Built-in, pop-up flash for proper illumination

Ensures properly illuminated photos, and features integrated hot shoe for addition of an external flash, sold separately.

HDMI type-D output makes HDTV hookup a snap

Easily connect your camera to an HDTV for immediate movie playback. HDMI cable required, sold separately.

Multiformat memory slot for storing or transferring data

Accepts SD, SDHC, SDXC, M2, MS PRO Duo and MS PRO-HG Duo. Memory cards not included.

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What Experts are Saying

Rating, 4.4 out of 5 with 13 reviews

Overall Customer Rating

98%of customers recommend this product.

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What Experts are Saying

Rating, 4.4 out of 5 with 13 reviews
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