About the good stuff, the Sony A6000...
- has pristine sharp EVF
- has focus peaking and magnified focus assist which can be activated while recording (just like my pro Panasonic HMC151)
- has zebra for accurate exposure
- has a largeSuper 35mm (APS-C) sensor
- can go full frame with Speed Booster
- has high frame rate 60fps at 1080p
- great 24 MP stills quality
- wonderful price at $650
- has uncompressed HDMI
- has exposure and focus controls like a proper video camera
- can adjust exposure, aperture, shutter speed and sensitivity while shooting
- has no moire and aliasing, that the NEX, A7R and RX10 suffered
- is very responsive and quick to use
- amazing low light performance
- has a tilting LCD
- has Wi-Fi for remote control from a smart device and uploading images to the cloud
- has a USB charger
About the not too happy stuff, the Sony A6000...
- does not shoot 4K
- cannot take stills in movie mode
- does not have microphone input jack
- does not have headphone output jack
- has the SD card slot at the bottom
- can only record continuously up to 29 minutes
According to EOSHD, the Sony A6000...
- is a Nikon 5300 in a mirrorless body
- has image quality closer to the FS700 in 1080p
- has image quality better than the NEX7 or A5000
- dethrones Panasonic GH2 and Panasonic GH3
- is not better than the Panasonic GH4
The Sony A6000 is available in silver or black.
Kit includes16-50mm F3.5-5.6 power zoom lens.
Optional External charger BC-VW1
Video recording mode...
- 1920 x 1080 60i/50i Avg. 24 Mbps (high quality)
- 1920 x 1080 60i/50i Avg. 17 Mbps (standard quality)
- 1920 x 1080 60p Avg. 28 Mbps (highest quality)
- 1920 x 1080 24p/25p Avg. 24Mbps (high quality)
- 1920 x 1080 24p/25p Avg. 17Mbps (standard quality)
- 1440 x 1080, 1080p (30/25fps), Av. 12Mbps
- 640 x 480 (30/25fps), Av. 3Mbps
- Dolby Digital Audio
- Stereo audio capture via built-in or external mic (with optional adapter).
- Recordable Time:
- Approx 29 minutes for AVCHD
- Approx 20 minutes for MPEG4 (1440 x 1080)
If you want to shoot video as well as stills, then this is the camera to buy in the mid-range class.