One of the most popular compact mirrorless entry-level cameras Sony A5100 has been now finally discontinued at digitalrev stock. This popular Sony compact camera was released back in 2014 and its discontinuance hints that its successor Sony A5300 is arriving very soon, however, date is unclear yet. This discontinuance directly means that Sony want space for their upcoming Sony A5300, which has been circulating in the rumor mills for long time. In other words, Sony wants to clear the stock quickly by selling their almost two years old product so that they can stock their new and fresh product.
Fortunately, still a few units of Sony A5100 are available in different stocks.
The rumored specifications of Sony A5300 so far are the Sony A5300 will have the same sensor as Sony A6300, selfie touchscreen, 4K, GPS, WiFi/NFC. No EVF.