LCD and Viewfinder
Sony A6000 has a Tilting 3″ LCD screen with a resolution of 922k dots. Both the screen size and the screen resolution is up to the standards of this class.
A6000 has a built-in Electronic viewfinder.
The viewfinder has a resolution of 1,440kdots and coverage of 100%.
Sony A6000 can shoot continuously at max speed of 11 fps and has max shutter speed of 1/4000 sec . A6000 has a built-in flash, and you can also mount your external flashes too.
Sony A6000 features both Contrast Detection and Phase Detection autofocus (AF) systems which ensures speed and accuracy of focusing in most situations. The AF system has 179 points to choose from.
With Sony A6000, you can record your videos at a highest resolution of 1920 x 1080 at 60p,60i,24p fps and save in MPEG-4, AVCHD and XAVC S formats. Full HD resolution of Sony A6000 will be adequate in most of the situations. But if you are after the highest resolution videos available, see our list of Top Cameras with 4K (Ultra-HD) Video.A6000 has a built-in Stereo microphone and a Mono speaker.
Sony A6000 doesn't have any connections for external microphones and headphones. If you need a Mirrorless camera with external microphone connectivity, consider Canon EOS M6 or Panasonic Lumix DMC-G7 in a similar price range.
Connectivity and Storage
Sony A6000 features a built-in wireless connectivity ( 802.11b/g/n with NFC) which lets you transfer your photos directly to compatible devices without any physical connection.
With its NFC (Near Field Communication) feature, A6000 can communicate with devices such as smartphones which are also equipped with this technology by simply touching each other.
You can connect your camera to other devices through HDMI port or via USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec) port.
Battery Sony A6000 is powered by NP-FW50 battery which provides a shooting life of 360 according to CIPA standards.
Considering that the average battery life of Mirrorless type cameras is 350 shots, its battery life is about average in its class but it would still be wise to invest in some spare batteries for long photo trips.
Battery Life Comparison in Semi-Pro Mirrorless Cameras
Panasonic GH3 with its 540shots is the model with longest battery life among Semi-Pro Mirrorless cameras. Check the comparison of Sony A6000 vs Panasonic GH3 or take a look at Longest Battery Life Mirrorless cameras list.
Current Lowest price for Sony A6000 is $548.00