Sony Alpha a6100 review
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Five years after the a6000 was released, Sony has added a new entry-level mirrorless camera to the mix in 2019, the Sony Alpha a6100. This model is fitted with Sony's artificial-intelligence (AI) autofocus technology, promising the speediest focusing, plus 4K video recording. At £900, it's not the cheapest beginner's model on the market, but is it worth it? Read our full review to see how this camera did in our expert lab tests.What's included:
- Pros and cons
- What is it?
- What's it great for?
- What's the picture quality like?
- What's it like to use?
- Is there anything I should watch out for?
- Is there anything else I should know?
- Should I buy it?
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