Compared to The best recent digital cameras

Rank Out of Score
Nikon D5100 #55 61 57
Sony Alpha A5000 #31 61 49
Nikon D5100 Sony Alpha A5000
Score Score
Misc
Popularity 10.0 5.0
Lens
Wide angle 0.0 0.0
Aperture 0.0 0.0
Telephoto lenses 0.0 0.0
Sensor
Sensor size 13.6 13.6
Light sensitivity 1.4 1.4
Light sensitivity (boost) 0.9 0.0
DXO Mark Scores
Overall image quality 36.4 34.1
Screen
Screen resolution 7.3 3.6
Screen size 10.0 10.0
Touch screen 0.0 0.0
Movies
Movie format 6.8 6.8
Advanced
Image stabilization 0.0 0.0
Continuous shooting 0.5 0.5
Total 86.8 75.0
Best total 151.8 151.8
Score 57 49
Nikon D5100 Sony Alpha A5000
Score Weight Score Weight
Misc
Popularity
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68 10.0 × 100.0 = 10.0 23 5.0 × 100.0 = 5.0
Lens
Wide angle
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N/A 0.0 × 45.5 = 0.0 N/A 0.0 × 45.5 = 0.0
Aperture
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N/A 0.0 × 27.3 = 0.0 N/A 0.0 × 27.3 = 0.0
Telephoto lenses
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N/A 0.0 × 22.7 = 0.0 N/A 0.0 × 22.7 = 0.0
Sensor
Sensor size
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APS-C 23.6x15.6mm 30.0 × 45.5 = 13.6 APS-C 23.5x15.6mm 30.0 × 45.5 = 13.6
Light sensitivity
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6,400 ISO 5.0 × 27.3 = 1.4 16,000 ISO 5.0 × 27.3 = 1.4
Light sensitivity (boost)
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25,600 ISO 10.0 × 9.1 = 0.9 Unknown 0.0 × 9.1 = 0.0
DXO Mark Scores
Overall image quality
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80.0 80.0 × 45.5 = 36.4 79.0 75.0 × 45.5 = 34.1
Screen
Screen resolution
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920k dots 40.0 × 18.2 = 7.3 460k dots 20.0 × 18.2 = 3.6
Screen size
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3" 55.0 × 18.2 = 10.0 3" 55.0 × 18.2 = 10.0
Touch screen
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No 0.0 × 4.5 = 0.0 No 0.0 × 4.5 = 0.0
Movies
Movie format
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1080p @ 30fps 25.0 × 27.3 = 6.8 1080p @ 24fps 25.0 × 27.3 = 6.8
Advanced
Image stabilization
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None 0.0 × 9.1 = 0.0 None 0.0 × 9.1 = 0.0
Continuous shooting
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4 fps 10.0 × 4.5 = 0.5 3.5 fps 10.0 × 4.5 = 0.5
Total 86.8 Total 75.0
Best total 151.8 Best total 151.8
Nikon D5100 Score 57 Sony Alpha A5000 Score 49