The Indonesian Communication Agency registered the “Sony A5100” camera.
The official announcement for the Sony A5100 mirrorless camera most likely be around the Photokina 2014 show, which will start in September.
The new model Sony ILCE-5100 (α5100) camera will be the successor of the current A5000 and replace the existing model.
This registration shows us that the new device will come packed with wireless connectivity.
Sony A5100 (ILCE-5100) Camera Name Registered at Indonesian Agency Postel
The Sony A5000 was announced back in January, 2014 and became the second model of the new Alpha series Sony E-mount cameras. The mirrorless camera features a 20.1-megapixel APS-C image sensor, BIONZ X image processor, built-in WiFi, and NFC.
Sony will probably announce the A5100 before Photokina show in September. The camera will be made in Thailand and it is likely to feature built-in WiFi and NFC.