Sony Cyber-shot RX1

Verge Review

It’s hard to shoot pictures in the dark. You typically have the choice of either taking a blurry, dim photo, or using a flash and ruining the ambiance. So you buy a DSLR and an appropriately bright lens, but then you're toting around a big, clunky, and very obvious camera setup. But what if you could get the same quality pictures in low light with a camera that is significantly smaller? That’s the Holy Grail for many photographers. Companies have tried to nail this formula for years, and...

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Basic Specs

Camera type Point-and-shoot
Sensor size 35mm "full frame"
Sensor type CMOS
Effective pixels 24.3 megapixels
RAW support RAW + JPEG
Supported media SD, SDHC, SDXC, Memory Stick Pro Duo

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Tech Specs

Also Known As...

Alias DSC-RX1

Hardware

Camera type Point-and-shoot
Width 4.5 inches
Height 2.63 inches
Depth 2.75 inches
Weight 1 pounds
Color Black
Internal image stabilization Yes

Sensor

Sensor size 35mm "full frame"
Sensor type CMOS
Effective pixels 24.3 megapixels

Controls

Minimum ISO 100
Maximum ISO 25600
Fastest shutter speed (1/n seconds) 2000
Slowest shutter speed (n seconds) 30 seconds
Focus points 25
Max. continuous shooting speed 5 FPS

Display

Size 3 inches
Resolution 1229000 dots

Video

Video capture Yes
Max. resolution 1080p
Standard framerate(s) 24, 25, 30, 50, 60

Software

Supported video formats MPEG-4, AVCHD
RAW support RAW + JPEG

Lens

Focal length (wide) 35 mm
Widest aperture / f-stop 2

Storage

Supported media SD, SDHC, SDXC, Memory Stick Pro Duo

Audio

Built-in microphone Yes
Microphone input Yes

Ports

Video out Yes
Connection(s) USB, Micro HDMI

Battery

Model NP-BX1
Removable Yes

Flash

Flash Yes (Built-in)

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