Focus at top speed
Capture every moment — the world’s fastest AF speed and highest number of AF points respond flawlessly to virtually any shooting situation.
Wide phase-detection AF point coverage
With an incredible 425 focal plane phase-detection AF points densely positioned over the entire image area, this comprehensive AF point coverage ensures that no subject escapes its attention.
Fast Hybrid AF for instant focusing
With the world’s highest AF speed (0.05 sec.4) assisted by the BIONZ X™ image processing engine, you can instantly capture a fast-moving subject with supreme accuracy.
Extended buffer for continuous shooting
With the α6500 extending continuous shooting capacity to 307 shots without any drop in shooting speed (for around 36 sec. with AF/AE tracking), you won’t miss a decisive moment.
Live-view continuous shooting with minimal lag
In live-view continuous shooting at up to 8fps, display lag is kept to an absolute minimum, so you can capture moving subjects as they appear on the EVF or LCD, with optical viewfinder-like immediacy.
5.0-stops-faster shutter speed effect
A new, very accurate gyro sensor is a key to image stabilisation with the effect of a five-stops-faster shutter speed. This camera shake compensation system is effective for shooting steadier, clearer movies and still images.
Touch Pad Function
With Touch Pad function, you can swipe the LCD touchscreen to shift focus point intuitively and easily from an area to another, even as you monitor the viewfinder.
Includes E 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 OSS Lens
With a broad zoom range extending from 18mm wide-angle to 135mm telephoto, this versatile lens covers a wide range of subjects and situations. It features compact, lightweight portability that maximises the APS-C format E-mount advantage, as well as fast, precise, quiet AF operation that makes it an excellent one-lens solution for day-to-day shooting.
High-quality 4K recording
Shoot and internally record 4K movies9 generated from 6K equivalent (20MP) data in Super 35mm format. Intuitive Touch Focus and 5-axis image stabilisation extend shooting freedom.
Tough, reliable integrity for smart, smooth operation
A magnesium alloy body, a shutter tested to 200,00014 release cycles and more highlight the camera’s all-around toughness, reliability and operability.