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Compare Sony a5100 vs Pentax Q-S1

Reviews

Neo score
50%
43%
Pros
  • Exceptionally compact
  • Very light
  • Lacks weather sealing
  • Exceptionally compact
  • Very light
Cons
  • Low 6.0 fps burst rate
  • Menu not touch-enabled
  • Poor battery life
  • Very low 5.0 fps burst rate
  • Very low 12 MP resolution
  • Lacks weather sealing
  • Not a serious system

Price

MSRP
549 USD
499 USD
Offers (incl. referral links)

Connectivity

Ports
HDMI + Remote Control + USB 2.0
HDMI + Remote Control + USB 2.0
Wireless Connectivity
802.11b/g/n with NFC

Construction

Form Factor
Mirrorless camera
Mirrorless camera
Image Size
APS-C (23.5 x 15.6 mm)
1/1.7" (7.44 x 5.58 mm)
Lens Mount
Sony E-mount
Pentax Q-mount
Microphone
Stereo
Mono
Sensor | Resolution
24 MP (6000 x 4000)
12 MP (4000 x 3000)
Sensor | Type
CMOS
BSI-CMOS
Speakers
Mono
Mono

Dimensions

Size | Depth
36 mm / 1.42 in
34 mm / 1.34 in
Size | Height
63 mm / 2.48 in
58 mm / 2.28 in
Size | Width
110 mm / 4.33 in
105 mm / 4.13 in
Weight
283 g / 10.00 oz
203 g / 7.17 oz

Display

Display Diagonal
3 inch
3 inch
Display Type
Tilting TFT LCD
Fixed TFT-LCD
Resolution
921,600 dots
460,000 dots
Viewfinder | Type
None
None

Function

AE Bracketing
±3 (3, 5 frames at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV, 2/3 EV, 1 EV, 2 EV steps)
±3 (3 frames )
Autofocus
179 focus points
Crop Factor
1.5
Exposure Compensation
±3 (at 1/3 EV steps)
±3 (at 1/3 EV steps)
Exposure Mode
Auto / Aperture Priority / Shutter Priority / Manual
Auto / Aperture Priority / Shutter Priority / Manual
Flash
Built-in
Built-in
GPS
No
No
ISO Range
100 ~ 25600
100 ~ 12800
Image Stabilization
No
Intervalometer
Yes
Yes
Processor
Bionz X
Q Engine
Touch Screen
Yes
No
Video Codecs
MPEG-4, AVCHD, XAVC S
MPEG-4, H.264
Weather Resistance
No
No

Performance

Battery Life
400 shots
250 shots
Flash Range
4.00 m
4.90 m
Max Burst Rate
6.0 fps
5.0 fps
Storage
SD/ SDHC/SDXC, Memory Stick Pro Duo/ Pro-HG Duo
SD/SDHC/SDXC card

Production

Battery
NP-FW50 lithium-ion battery and USB charger
D-LI68 lithium-ion battery & charger
Debut
2014-08-18
2014-08-04
Model Name
ILCE-5100
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