Sony has put forward a pocket friendly camera Cybershot DSC RX100 with a high-quality Zeiss T lens. A compact camera, DSC RX100 claims to be the world’s first ever camera to feature a 1.0-inch CMOS sensor and a 20.2 effective megapixels resolution. The camera comes with amazing sensor and display features along with the options of adding creative styles.
The sensor has about four time’s larger area compared to other traditional point-and-shoot cameras. This helps in absorbing more light when capturing snaps thereby can produce more detail-packed images and also Full HD movie clippings without any noise distortion. This large sensor helps in maximizing shooting response times and at the same time delivers clean and naturally looking images. As its ISO range extends up to ISO 25600 high quality images are produced even at low light scenarios.
The display screen is having 3-inch 1,229k dot specification. It has a WhiteMagic technology which makes use of additional white pixels in boosting screen brightness and users can see even subtle details in almost all environments. Its 3.6x optical zoom Zeiss T lens adds to the imaging efficiency.
Auto Portrait framing technology with this Cybershot DSC RX100 camera helps in delivering sharp and perfectly framed portraits. This feature can detect any faces within the image source and can crop it accordingly to suit the scenario. The edited and original pictures are saved for future review. The camera supports a continuous shooting mode of 10 frames-per-second.
Creative photography is made possible with this new Sony camera via six diverse creative styles and various picture effects like Partial Colour, Toy Camera and also HDR Painting. You can have advanced image control and opt for either manual or auto focus functionality.
The new battery with the Sony camera supports 330 shots with a single charge. The connectivity and storage options include HDMI port, MS/SDXC slot, and also a USB port. Sony Cybershot DSC RX100 will reach the camera market by this July. Price tag of this amazing camera is expected to be around Rs. 35,000/-. It comes in a standard black outlook.
Going though the spec list, the Sony compact camera looks all set to create a big impact in the point and shoot camera market. The only concern seems to be on the price. Let us wait and watch.