Sony has launched a new compact camera this week in the form of the Sony RX100 VII which features extremely fast autofocus, 24-200mm telephoto lens together with a built-in microphone port and new burst shooting mode, making it a viable option for vloggers.
The latest generation RX100 VII builds on the previous Sony compact camera and is equipped with a 20 megapixel 1-inch stacked Exmor RS CMOS image sensor and combines with the BIONZ X image processor. other features include enhanced auto tracking which carries out 60 calculations per second and 357 phase detection AF points allow the camera to auto focus and just 0.02 of a second. Watch the demonstration video below to learn more about its 4K video capture and 24-200mm zoom lens with a f/2.8 aperture.
“The camera supports internal 4K (QFHD:3840×2160) movie recording12 13 with full pixel readout and no pixel binning. Smooth, stable AF is the result of enhanced AF algorithms, and Real-time Tracking and Real-time Eye AF (human) are also now available for movies. With HLG (Hybrid Log-Gamma) capability you can enjoy HDR images simply by connecting the camera to an HDR (HLG) compatible Sony TV via a USB cable. “
The new Sony RX100 VII compact camera will soon be available to preorder and will start shipping worldwide during August 2019 with prices starting from roughly €1,300 throughout Europe in $1,200 in the United States. For more details jump over to the official Sony product page by following the link below.
“Inside its compact body the RX100 VII is packed with everything it takes to deliver gorgeous images. The 24–200 mm1 zoom lens is complemented by 0.02-sec.2 super fast AF, new Real-time Tracking and Real-time Eye AF, plus enhanced image stabilization and an external microphone jack for high-quality movie shooting.”