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Sony Cybershot DSC-RX100 Digital Camera

20 Megapixels20 MegapixelsHigh ISO: ISO 6400 or more is available at full-resolution.High ISO: ISO 6400 or more is available at full-resolution.Stabilization: Compensates for tiny involuntary movements of the camera.Stabilization: Compensates for tiny involuntary movements of the camera.Level: Measures camera tilt and helps to keep the horizon level.Level: Measures camera tilt and helps to keep the horizon level.Continuous DriveContinuous DriveFull 1080p HD Video: 1920 x 1080 resolution or more but less than 4K.Full 1080p HD Video: 1920 x 1080 resolution or more but less than 4K.Manual Controls: Both fully-manual (M) and semi-automatic modes (T and V).Manual Controls: Both fully-manual (M) and semi-automatic modes (T and V).Custom White-Balance: Specifies exactly what should be white to the camera.Custom White-Balance: Specifies exactly what should be white to the camera.Action Photography: Shutter speeds of 1/1500 or more.Action Photography: Shutter speeds of 1/1500 or more.Night Photography: Reaches shutter-speeds longer than 4 seconds.Night Photography: Reaches shutter-speeds longer than 4 seconds.Spot MeteringSpot MeteringAccepts Secure Digital Extended Capacity (SDXC), SDHC and SD memory.Accepts Secure Digital Extended Capacity (SDXC), SDHC and SD memory.Accepts Memory Stick Duo memory.Accepts Memory Stick Duo memory.

Digital Camera Description

The Sony Cybershot DSC-RX100 is a Compact Digital Camera with a sensor. Its 20 Megapixels CMOS sensor offers an ISO 125-6400 sensitivity range which is expandable to ISO 80-6400. This makes it possible to shoot hand-held in relatively low-light. With 20 MP of resolution, sharp prints are possible up to at 240 DPI.

A builtin Image Stabilization mechanism allows the Sony Cybershot DSC-RX100 to compensate for camera shake.

This camera features a mechanic shutter that can expose for 1/2000 to 30s. Bulb exposures of an unspecified duration are possible with this camera. With a fastest shutter-speed of 1/2000, fast action can easily be frozen. Night photography is possible using this digital camera due to its long exposure capability. This camera model offers Full Manual Controls.

Sony Cybershot DSC-RX100

The Sony Cybershot DSC-RX100 features a 25-point Contrast-Detect AF system. Autofocus can continuously adjust according to subject distance. Manual Focus is also available.

Dual controls-dials offer direct access to most exposure parameters which makes this digital camera suitable for advanced photographers. This camera does not feature any seals to protect it against adverse weather, dust and moisture. Care must be taken, just like with most electronics. There is no viewfinder on the Sony Cybershot DSC-RX100 and no provision to add one.

Model Specifications

BrandSony ModelCybershot DSC-RX100
Sensor 20 Megapixels CMOS Sensor Size 13 x 9mm
Anti-Alias Filter Yes Sensor Aspect 4:3 Aspect-Ratio
Stabilization Built-In Dust-ReductionN / A
Sensitivity ISO 125 - 6400 *Expanded range: 80-6400, Up to 25600 at lower resolutions Shutter-Speed 1/2000 - 30s
Lens28 - 100mm F/1.8 - 4.9 / 8Mininum Focus5cm (w) / 55cm (t)
ZoomElectronicManual FocusWired ring
Filter Diameter Focus System 25-point Contrast-Detect, Assist-lamp *Focus-Peaking and MF Assist available.
Viewfinder Type None Viewfinder Size
Display Attachment Fixed Display Size 1.2 Megapixels 3" LCD 100% Coverage
Exposure ModesP, A, T, M, B Scene Modes13Portrait, Anti Motion Blur, Sports Action, Pet, Gourmet, Macro, Landscape, Sunset, Night, Hand-held Twilight, Night Portrait, Fireworks, High Sensitivity
MeteringMulti-Segment, Center-Weighed, Spot Bracketing
Exposure Compensation ±3 EV, 1/3 EV Flash Compensation
White Balance Auto , Presets, Custom White Balance Tuning
Continuous Drive 10 FPS, 10 JPEG Self Timer Yes *2s, 10s
Command Dials 2 DOF Preview No
Protection Dust Reduction No
Digital Level 1 Axis Tripod Mount Yes
Remote Trigger Eye-Start Sensor No
HDR Yes Orientation Sensor Yes
Interval Timer No Multiple Exposure No
Image Formats JPEG RAW Flash Ports
Built-In Flash Yes, 17 - 6.3m (W-T) Flash Sync
Video Capture 1920x1080 @ 60 FPS 16:9 Sound Input
Video Format AVCHD WiFi No
Memory Secure Digital Extended Capacity, Memory Stick Duo GPS No
Battery Lithium-Ion Battery Life 330 *CIPA Standard, 50% flash use.
Introduced 2012-06-06 Construction Standard
Size 102 x 58 x 36mm (W x H x D) Weight 240g

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Sony DSC-RX100 Highlights


Compact digital camera

Sensor-Size: 13 x 9mm

1" Sensor

Actual size when viewed at 100 DPI

20 Megapixels Fixed LensISO 80-6400
3.6X Wide Optical ZoomShutter 1/2000-30s
Built-in StabilizationFull manual controls, including Manual Focus
1 Axis Digital LevelCustom white-balance
10 FPS Drive, 10 ImagesSpot-Metering
1920x1080 @ 60 FPS Video RecordingLithium-Ion Battery
3" LCD 1.2 MegapixelsSecure Digital Extended Capacity
Memory Stick Duo
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