Sony Cybershot DSC-RX100
Excellent photo quality in a compact package.
Fast F1.84.9, 28 100 mm Zeiss lens.
Ultrasharp 3inch LCD display.
Good outdoor and low light visibility.
Full manual controls.
Including RAW support.
Smart controls in a compact body.
Excellent implementation of Program Shift with front ring.
Exposure preview as you make adjustments.
Very high resolution.
Bright f/1.8 maximum aperture for shallow depth of field and good night shooting.
Tends to clip highlights, with occasional (slight) underexposure.
Redeye a problem.
Needs a grip.
HDMI port located on bottom of camera, can't access.
By Digital Photography Review on November 26, 2013
With smartphones taking over the low-end compact camera market, manufacturers have been striking back with feature-rich top-tier compacts. These cameras out-perform the smartest of phones by offering much better image quality, useful zoom ranges and the...-
By Pocket-lint on August 05, 2013
The Sony Cyber-shot RX100 II is all kinds of wonderful, yet all kinds of pricey too. To cut to the chase the latest model is ultimately the original with a hotshoe attachment which, for some, will make it worth every penny. For others, and...90
By Digital Photography School on May 01, 2013
by Sarah HipwellIt’s been about four years since my last visit to the zoo. Last week my two girls had a break from school so I decided to take them along with my Mum for a day out to visit the animals at Dublin Zoo. I brought my trusty new Sony...-
By Wired on February 14, 2013
Saying you've found “the best point-and-shoot camera” is like saying you've got “the best kind of toe fungus.” It's something hardly anybody wants.We're all carrying around perfectly capable cameras on our smartphones, so if you're...90
By PC Advisor on January 30, 2013
Like the look of the RX but could do with an even bigger sensor and four million more pixels? Then also check out the RX1, a pro grade version with an equally serious price tag. For most of us though the RX100 is as good as premium compacts get –...90
By AsiaOne on January 10, 2013
If portability is paramount then the RX100 is well worth the...80
By Here's How on December 26, 2012
Surpringly small for a 20.2-megapixel camera with a large (13.2x8.8mm) sensor, the RX100 is made of metal and equipped with a large stabilized Carl Zeiss T* 28-100mm (equivalent) f/1.8-4.9 lens with four aspherical elements. The RX100 is definitely...-
By Digital Photography Review on December 18, 2012
The holiday season is upon us once again and with all the sales and special deals around at the moment, this is a great time to start thinking about getting a new camera. Maybe for a loved one, maybe just as a treat to yourself. In this article,...-
By DigitalCameraReview on November 30, 2012
The Sony RX100 packs a lot of image quality punch into a truly shirt pocket portable compact digital camera. Shutter lag and autofocus performance are quite good, still image quality is on the high end of the pecking order for true compact digitals and...90
By Chip Chick on November 09, 2012
The Specs: 20.2 megapixels, large 1″ Exmor CMOS sensor, F1.8 Carl Zeiss Vario-Sonnar T* lens with control ring, 3.6x zoom, P/A/S/M modes, JPEG and RAW image capture, Full HD 1080/60p video with manual control.[nggallery id=1136] I own both a Sony...-