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Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-RX1

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Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX1
94
Reviews
74 Reviews + 12 Awards
79
Features
Good Features
73
Popularity
Quite Popular
62
Value for Money
Good
63
Age
5 Years Old
76
Kagoo Score
Very Good
Our Verdict:
A multi award winning and good spec 453g camera, with an Editor's Choice award from four expert review websites and 8 further awards from other expert sites. It produces very good images, compact but it has a bad autofocus.
Ephotozine Recommended DP Review Gold PhotographyBlog.com Highly Recommended What Digital Camera Gold
453g Compact 24.3MP Yes Dec 2013
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Our unique forecasting algorithm looks at historic price trends and predicts the most likely price change over the next 2 weeks.

Having analysed the historic price trend for the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX1 we calculated that there is a 47% chance that prices will remain steady over the next 2 weeks.

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With outstanding reviews and very good features, we have ranked the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX1 number 1 across all digital cameras and number 122 in best selling cameras.

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Kagoo Score
95
Reviews
80
Features
73
Popularity
62
Value for Money
64
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Kagoo Score

Why Has it Scored 76?

It has very good expert reviews and exceptional user reviews with an average overall rating of 89%, based on 74 reviews. This digital camera has received 12 awards including an "Editor's Choice" award from Good Gear Guide.com.au plus three other sites and a "Recommended" award from Akam.no plus three other sites.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer digital cameras with better features are available. However this Sony digital camera has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest cameras 2019.
The Cyber-shot DSC-RX1 has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
6000 x 4000 pixels image resolution
Higher than average megapixels
Quality DSLR images with a compact ca
Only 1920 x 1080 (Full HD) pixels video resolution
Heavier than average

What is the Kagoo Score?

We calculate the Kagoo Score for each digital camera by looking at its reviews, features, popularity, age and value for money.

The Kagoo Score is an easy way to understand whether the digital camera is recommended.

The Kagoo Scores are constantly being updated. As newer, higher spec digital cameras come to market, the older digital cameras will gradually have their Kagoo Score reduced.

What is This Digital Camera Best Used For?

Having compared it with other relevant digital cameras, we have concluded that it is very good for portrait photography. It is also good for landscape photography.
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4.5 stars (74 reviews)

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4 Recommended Awards

The Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX1 has received four Recommended Awards from a number of expert reviews sites including Ephotozine, hardwarezone.com.ph and hi-tech.mail.ru/.
Recommended from Ephotozine Recommended from hardwarezone.com.ph Recommended from hi-tech.mail.ru/ Recommended from Akam.no

4 Editor's Choice Awards

This digital camera has received four Editor's Choice Awards from a number of expert reviews sites including PC Mag, Good Gear Guide.com.au and reviewed.com.
Editor's Choice from PC Mag Editor's Choice from Good Gear Guide.com.au Editor's Choice from reviewed.com Editor's Choice from ferra.ru

4 Further Awards

It's received four Awards from a number of expert reviews sites including What Digital Camera, DP Review and PhotographyBlog.com.
Gold from What Digital Camera Gold from DP Review Highly Recommended from PhotographyBlog.com Innovative Design from hardwarezone.com.sg

What Are People Saying About the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX1?

Picture Quality
17
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Lens System
10
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Size and Weight
18
5
Viewfinder / Screen
2
3
Price
3
9
Video Capability
3
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Design
6
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Features
4
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Ease of Use
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Noise Level
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Robustness
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9 Out of 10 People Thought This Digital Camera Was a Bit Expensive

Over 10 people thought that the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX1 was expensive.

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Expensive
10 people agree
No people disagree
  • ... account of it not having any obvious immediate rivals. While it's certainly true that it's expensive, it'd be difficult to find a full-frame DSLR and...Sharp, ...
    What Digital Camera 29 Nov 2012
  • ... DSC-RX1 ($2,799.99 direct) is a bold one. It’s a seriously expensive camera that appeals to well-heeled enthusiasts, but is likely to be a constant companion ...
    IT Reviews.com 10 Mar 2013
  • ... direct)%displayPrice% at %seller% is a bold one. It's a seriously expensive camera that appeals to well-heeled enthusiasts, but is likely to be a constant ...
    PC Mag 8 Mar 2013
  • It's too expensive, but the RX1 looks super-cool, packs a punch considering its small size and contains everything you need to produce great images. The ...
    Tech.uk.msn.com - Tech.uk.msn.com 27 Dec 2013
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    Bad Value for Money
    8 people agree
    3 people disagree
    Some Owners Thought it Was Robust

    Three people thought that the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX1 was well made.

  • ... of quality/innovation going... Compact. Image Quality. Manual settings. Well built. Expensive accessories. Price. Easy to Use. Great Resolution. Small ...
    Bhphotovideo.com - Bhphotovideo.com 21 Jan 2013
  • ... shutter. Very good build quality. 5fps continuous shooting. Built in HDR Panoramic shooting. Sony Cyber. High Price Price of accessories. RAW JPEG option ...
    Ephotozine 1 Feb 2013
  • ... X100 I would say it is similar in speed to that. I really wish they had made it with a built in viewfinder. I bought the EVF separately as I consider it ...
    UKReviewer - Amazon 24 Jul 2013
  • The Vast Majority of People Thought it Did Not Have a Good Battery Life

    Nine people thought that the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX1 had a bad battery life.

  • ... lense... Control Layout. Great In Low Light. Image Quality. Size. Cost. Poor Battery Life.
    Bhphotovideo.com - Bhphotovideo.com 9 Jan 2013
  • ... Good in Low Light. Great Resolution. Large Clear LCD. Small Compact. Short Battery Life.
    Bhphotovideo.com - Bhphotovideo.com 24 Jan 2013
  • ... down), superb (though. AF can hunt and misfocus, some lens distortion, battery life, aliasing effects (jaggies) with strongly defined details, ease with ...
    What Digital Camera 29 Nov 2012
  • ... handling. Very high image quality. Fast 2.0 lens. Silent shutter. Meagre battery life. No external battery charger included.
    hardwarezone.com.my 10 Feb 2013
  • The Vast Majority of Owners Thought it Was Good in Terms of Size

    Over 10 people thought that the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX1 was compact and several people thought that it was also a good body shape, was an outstanding size and was a big size.

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    Compact
    15 people agree
    No people disagree
  • ... inside a body that is roughly the... You might also like... Best high-end compact camera Ultimately, Sony has created a camera to show off what it can ...
    techradar.com/au/ 21 Dec 2012
  • As an increasing number of compacts and compact system cameras have adopted APS-C sensors, focus has shifted on the prospect of full-frame alternatives ...
    What Digital Camera 29 Nov 2012
  • ... movies at 50p/60p or 25p/24p. The RX1 also bo... The Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX1 is a compact camera like no other, delivering full-frame 35mm image quality ...
    PhotographyBlog.com 7 Feb 2013
  • ... nail this formula for years, and while there are a number of good options in the “advanced compact camera” category, none have been able to go toe-to-toe ...
    theverge.com 7 Mar 2013
  • View All Reviews About Compact
    A Good Body Shape
    5 people agree
    1 person disagrees
    A Very Good Size
    5 people agree
    No people disagree
    A Big Size
    3 people agree
    No people disagree
    Lightweight
    2 people agree
    No people disagree
    The Majority of People Thought it Was Nicely Designed

    Six people thought that the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX1 was really good-looking.

  • ... photographer who appreciates a 35mm f/2 lens, and is a luxurious second (or twenty second) camera for the perso...Wellmade camera body. Smooth handling. ...
    hardwarezone.com.my 10 Feb 2013
  • ... photographer who appreciates a 35mm f/2 lens, and is a luxurious second (or twenty second) camera for the person who can a...Wellmade camera body. Smooth ...
    hardwarezone.com.sg 10 Feb 2013
  • ... photographer who appreciates a 35mm f/2 lens, and is a luxurious second (or twenty second) camera for the person who can a...
    hardwarezone.com.ph 11 Feb 2013
  • Go for it! This is a beautiful small size full frame camera and it's very easy to use. You can take brilliant photos with very basic knowledge about photography. ...
    Sanjay Gurung - Amazon 3 May 2016
  • The Vast Majority of Owners Thought it Was Easy to Use

    Several people thought that the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX1 had good controls, was easy to use and to handle.

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    Has Good Controls
    6 people agree
    No people disagree
  • ... cameras we've tested in terms of image quality, and has a control scheme that's easy to understand and use manually. While t...Brilliant 24-megapixel sensor. ...
    Good Gear Guide.com.au 27 Mar 2013
  • ... understand and use manually. While t...Brilliant 24-megapixel sensor. Control scheme is simple, versatile. Amazingly small size. High price tag. Imperfect ...
    Good Gear Guide.com.au 27 Mar 2013
  • ... produce great images. The fixed lens dazzles with its versatile range of control options though watch out for costly accessories...
    Tech.uk.msn.com - Tech.uk.msn.com 27 Dec 2013
  • ... camera - very nice shots in raw, fast, good in manual, very good lense... Control Layout. Great In Low Light. Image Quality. Size. Cost. Poor Battery Life.
    Bhphotovideo.com - Bhphotovideo.com 9 Jan 2013
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    Easy to Use
    3 people agree
    No people disagree
    Easy to Handle
    2 people agree
    No people disagree
    Four People Thought the Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-RX1 Had Nice Technical Features

    Four people thought that the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX1 had good features.

  • ... company's former brand slogan, as this camera - the world's first fixed-lens compact to feature a full-frame 35mm sensor - is no "make.believe". This is ...
    Pocket Lint 7 Dec 2012
  • ... excellent, sharp, accurate colour capture.Why you'd buy the RX1: full list of features; nice lens; easy to use.Why you wouldn't: heavy price; could be ...
    digital-photography-school.com 1 Mar 2013
  • ... a full frame camera around with you but so compact. The auto features make it even better than the 5D. The only problems was the auto white balance indoors ...
    Birminghambloke - Amazon 19 Dec 2015
  • ... however greatly benefit from that lens and the neat feature of adjusting the shutter speed to give slower movement and a movie quality feel - check some ...
    Virtua - Amazon 26 Feb 2013
  • 7 Out of 10 People Thought it Had an OK Noise Level

    Four people thought that the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX1 was really quiet.

  • ... camera body. Smooth handling. Very high image quality. Fast 2.0 lens. Silent shutter. Meagre battery life. No external battery charger included.
    hardwarezone.com.sg 10 Feb 2013
  • ... camera body. Smooth handling. Very high image quality. Fast 2.0 lens. Silent shutter. Meagre battery life. No external battery charger included.
    hardwarezone.com.my 10 Feb 2013
  • ... settings. Sharp Carl Zeiss Sonnar T 2.0 Lens. Excellent image quality. Extremely quiet shutter. Very good build quality. 5fps continuous shooting. Built ...
    Ephotozine 1 Feb 2013
  • ... too heavy. Superb high ISO output in both JPEG and Raw images. Essentially silent operation. Wide dynamic range Raw files. Pleasing metering and white ...
    DP Review 1 Jan 2006
  • Most Customers Thought it Had a Lens That Was Not Very Good

    Over 20 people thought that the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX1 had a bad autofocus and several people thought that it also had a bad lens and zoom.

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    Has a Bad Autofocus
    20 people agree
    4 people disagree
  • ... Awesome Lens. High image quality. Low Light Capability. Small Size. Auto focus speed. No Video Manual Focus. Easy to Use. Fast Shutter Speed. Good in Low ...
    Bhphotovideo.com - Bhphotovideo.com 24 Jan 2013
  • ... image quality. Low Light Capability. Small Size. Auto focus speed. No Video Manual Focus. Easy to Use. Fast Shutter Speed. Good in Low Light. Great Resolution. ...
    Bhphotovideo.com - Bhphotovideo.com 24 Jan 2013
  • ... Amazing lens. Sensor Sizeimage Quality. Tiny size. Fixed Lensno Zoom. Focus Is Not Quick. Good build. Picture Quality. Sharp images. Dynamic range. Size. ...
    Bhphotovideo.com - Bhphotovideo.com 21 Jan 2013
  • ... Size. Price for accessories. Fast Shutter Speed. Large Clear LCD. Focus Vbad In Low Light. Easy to use. Good hand feel. Good Qulaity Inside And O. Well ...
    Bhphotovideo.com - Bhphotovideo.com 21 Jan 2013
  • View All Reviews About Focus
    Has a Bad Lens
    6 people agree
    22 people disagree
    Has a Bad Zoom
    6 people agree
    No people disagree
    7 Out of 10 Owners Thought it Did Not Have a Good Screen or Viewfinder

    Eight people thought that the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX1 had a bad viewfinder.

  • ... Photos. Quality. Terrific Depth Of Field. Expense For Ext Batt Char. Expense For View Finder.
    Bhphotovideo.com - Bhphotovideo.com 23 Dec 2012
  • ... accessories. Price. Easy to Use. Great Resolution. Small Compact. Limited Zoom. No Viewfinder. Poor Image Stabilization. Short Battery Life. Build Quality. ...
    Bhphotovideo.com - Bhphotovideo.com 21 Jan 2013
  • ... capability. Slow to start and shoot. Lens shows some barrel distortion. No built-in viewfinder. External battery charger not included.
    PC Mag 8 Mar 2013
  • ... fluid shooting design are the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-R 1's highlights. It lacks a viewfinder, has sluggish autofocus, and there's no focus peaking in video ...
    CNET.com 26 Mar 2013
  • Over 60 People Thought the Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-RX1 Took Good Quality Photos

    More than 30 people thought that the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX1 was very able to produce good images and several people thought that it also had a good image sensor, was very good in low light and had an excellent picture resolution.

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    Very Able to Produce Good Images
    33 people agree
    6 people disagree
  • ... and a great full-frame sensor, the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX1 delivers the best photos we've seen from a fixed-lens camera. But that doesn't come cheap...Great ...
    CNET.com 26 Mar 2013
  • ... the smallest full-frame camera you can find right now, and while it pumps out gorgeous images, its price is likely to induce sticker shock...Full-frame ...
    PC Mag 8 Mar 2013
  • ... DSC-RX1 is the smallest full-frame camera you can get, and while it pumps out gorgeous images, its price is likely to induce sticker shock...
    IT Reviews.com 10 Mar 2013
  • ... super-cool, packs a punch considering its small size and contains everything you need to produce great images. The fixed lens dazzles with its versatile ...
    Tech.uk.msn.com - Tech.uk.msn.com 27 Dec 2013
  • View All Reviews About Image
    Has a Good Image Sensor
    10 people agree
    No people disagree
    Brilliant in Low Light
    5 people agree
    2 people disagree
    Has a Superb Picture Resolution
    5 people agree
    1 person disagrees
    Has a Brilliant Picture Quality
    5 people agree
    No people disagree
    Has a Good ISO Range
    3 people agree
    No people disagree
    Some Owners Thought it Was Good for Video Capture

    Five people thought that the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX1 was superb for video recording.

  • ... CMOS sensor, a Carl Zeiss Sonnar T* 35mm F2 prime lens, and Full HD movies at 50p/60p or 25p/24p. The RX1 also bo... The Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX1 is a compact ...
    PhotographyBlog.com 7 Feb 2013
  • ... camera. But that doesn't come cheap...Great photo and good video quality in a camera with a nicely functional and fluid shooting design are the Sony Cyber-shot ...
    CNET.com 26 Mar 2013
  • ... performance. Fast burst shooting. Short shutter lag. Fast 2 aperture. 1080 60 video capture. Top-notch control layout. Expensive, and accessories are ...
    PC Mag 8 Mar 2013
  • Sharp image, ISO accurate and Movie is much better with auto focus on... Small yet powerful. Needs Extra Accessories. Great image quality. Pro Quality. ...
    Eric - Bhphotovideo.com 29 Jan 2013
  • Two People Thought it Had Bad Exposure Controls

    Two people thought that the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX1 had bad exposure controls.

  • ... (jaggies) with strongly defined details, ease with which exposure compensation dial may be turned accidentally.
    What Digital Camera 29 Nov 2012
  • ... autofocus isn't the fastest out there, limited battery life, no locklight for exposure compensation dial, no built-in ND filter, una. 2.0 aperture produces ...
    Pocket Lint 7 Dec 2012
  • One Customer Thought the Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-RX1 Takes Good Landscape Photos
    View All Reviews About Landscape Photography

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    Features

    Key Reasons For and Against

    6000 x 4000 pixels image resolution
    Higher than average megapixels
    Has an image stabiliser
    Very small minimum aperture number
    Higher than average maximum ISO sensitivity
    Very short camera shutter speed
    Has a built-in flash
    Features smile detection
    Has a microphone in
    Has a shoe mounting point
    Higher than average display resolution
    Larger than average display diagonal
    Features brightness adjustment
    Has an HDMI port
    Features multi burst mode
    6000 x 4000 still image resolution
    Very large maximum aperture number
    Average digital zoom
    Only 1920 x 1080 (Full HD) pixels video resolution
    Heavier than average
    Only 1920 x 1080 (Full HD) pixels video resolution
    Not waterproof
    Does not have a GPS

    What the Reviews Say

    Some owners thought it was robust
    The vast majority of owners thought it was good in terms of size
    The majority of people thought it was nicely designed
    The vast majority of owners thought it was easy to use
    Four people thought the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX1 had nice technical features
    7 out of 10 people thought it had an OK noise level
    Over 60 people thought the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX1 took good quality photos
    Some owners thought it was good for video capture
    The vast majority of people thought it did not have a good battery life
    Most customers thought it had a lens that was not very good
    7 out of 10 owners thought it did not have a good screen or viewfinder
    Two people thought it had bad exposure controls
    6000 X 4000 Pixels Image Resolution

    The Cybershot DSC-RX1 has a maximum image resolution of 6000 x 4000 pixels. That's 51% higher resolution than a 4608 x 3456 pixels camera, which is the most frequently found resolution. The worst resolution of all digital cameras is 640 x 480 pixels and the best is 8256 x 6192 pixels.

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    Higher Than Average Megapixels

    The Cyber-shot DSC-RX1's sensor megapixels of 24.3MP is very high compared to most other cameras. It is higher than 96% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature. The lowest megapixels of cameras is 0.3MP, the highest is 80MP, and the average megapixels is 15MP.

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    Only 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels Video Resolution

    This digital camera has a maximum video resolution of 1920x1080 pixels, which is typical of many cameras. A video resolution of 1920 x 1080 is known as Full HD.

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    Has an Image Stabiliser

    The Cyber-shot DSC-RX1 has an image stabiliser. 69% of cameras also have an image stabiliser.

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    Very Small Minimum Aperture Number

    The minimum aperture number of the Cyber-shot DSC-RX1 of only 2 is in the smallest 18% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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    Higher Than Average Maximum ISO Sensitivity

    The Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX1's maximum ISO sensitivity of 25,600 is higher than 91% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature. The lowest maximum ISO sensitivity of cameras is 200, the highest is 820,000, and the average maximum ISO sensitivity is 15,000.

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    Very Short Camera Shutter Speed

    The shortest camera shutter speed of cameras is 0.000016s, the longest is 4s, and the average camera shutter speed is 0.01s. The camera shutter speed of the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX1 of only 0.00025s is shorter than 68% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature.

    What does "camera shutter speed" mean? Less Edit
    Heavier Than Average

    The weight of the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX1 of 453g is heavier than average when compared to most other digital cameras. It is heavier than 80% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature. The lightest digital camera is 50g , the heaviest is 2.7kg, and the average weight is 300g.

    What does "weight" mean? Less Edit
    Has a Built-in Flash
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    The Cyber-shot DSC-RX1 has a built-in flash, as do 69% of digital cameras.

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    Features Smile Detection

    The Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX1 features smile detection. 89% of digital cameras do not feature smile detection.

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    Only 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels Video Resolution

    A video resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels is equivalent to Full HD video. You will require a Full HD TV or better to appreciate this level of detail.

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    Not Waterproof

    The Cyber-shot DSC-RX1 is not waterproof, although keep in mind that 94% of cameras are also not waterproof.

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    Average Digital Zoom

    The Cyber-shot DSC-RX1's digital zoom of 4x is relatively standard compared to most other digital cameras. It is bigger than 40% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature.

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    Has a Microphone in

    The Cyber-shot DSC-RX1 has a microphone in, unlike 90% of digital cameras which do not have a microphone in.

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    Has a Shoe Mounting Point

    The Cyber-shot DSC-RX1 has a shoe mounting point. 91% of cameras do not have a shoe mounting point.

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    Does Not Have a GPS

    The Cyber-shot DSC-RX1 does not have a GPS. 92% of cameras also do not have a GPS.

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    Higher Than Average Display Resolution

    The average display resolution of all cameras is 570,000 pixels, with the lowest being 23,000 pixels and the highest being 6,300,000 pixels. The Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX1's display resolution of 1,230,000 pixels is in the highest 4% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature.

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    Larger Than Average Display Diagonal
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    The display diagonals of digital cameras range from 1" to 6.7", and the average display diagonal is 2.9". The display diagonal of the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX1 of 3" is larger than average when compared to most other cameras. It is in the largest 34% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature.

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    Features Brightness Adjustment

    The Cyber-shot DSC-RX1 features brightness adjustment, unlike 82% of cameras which do not feature brightness adjustment.

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    Has an HDMI Port

    The Cyber-shot DSC-RX1 has an HDMI port. 74% of digital cameras do not have an HDMI port.

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    Features Multi Burst Mode

    The Cyber-shot DSC-RX1 features multi burst mode. 86% of cameras do not feature multi burst mode.

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    6000 X 4000 Still Image Resolution

    The Cyber-shot DSC-RX1 supports a maximum still image resolution of 6000 x 4000. That's 71% higher resolution than the most common resolution of 4320 x 3240. In addition, this Sony camera supports a still image resolution of 6000x4000, 3936x2624, 2640x1760 plus 3 more values. The resolution of all digital cameras ranges from 6000 x 3368 (worst) to 6016 x 4016 (best).

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    Very Large Maximum Aperture Number

    The Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX1's maximum aperture number of 22 is in the largest 4% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature.

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    Popularity

    Popularity

    The Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX1 has been listed on Kagoo since December 2018 and is currently ranked number 1 out of 541 digital cameras.
    62
    Value for Money

    Value for Money

    The chart below compares the value for money of the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX1 (the red dot) against some of its competitors (the blue dots). Hover on a blue dot to see additional info for each competitor. Click the dot to view that product.

    Better Value For Money Worse Value For Money

    What the Reviews Say

    9 out of 10 people thought this digital camera was a bit expensive
    64
    Age

    Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX1 Release Date

    December 2013

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    Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX1 Specification

    Key Features
    Weight
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    Megapixels
    Picture Quality
    Image Stabiliser
    Image Sensor Size
    Still Image Resolution
    Maximum Image Resolution
    Sensor Type
    Image Formats Supported
    Image Sensor Size (W X H)
    Total Megapixels
    Sensor Format
    Supported Aspect Ratios
    Design
    Energy Star Certified
    Waterproof
    Colour
    Lens System
    Digital Zoom
    Minimum Aperture Number
    Maximum Aperture Number
    Fixed Focal Length
    Diaphragm Blade
    Filter Size
    Focusing
    Smile Detection
    Auto Focusing (AF) Modes
    Auto Focus (AF) Assist Beam
    Normal Focusing Range
    Focus Adjustment
    Light Exposure
    ISO Sensitivity
    Light Exposure Modes
    Maximum ISO Sensitivity
    Minimum ISO Sensitivity
    Light Metering
    Light Exposure Correction
    Shutter
    Camera Shutter Speed
    Slowest Camera Shutter Speed
    Flash
    Shoe Mounting Point
    Flash Modes
    Video
    Maximum Video Resolution
    Video Recording
    Video Resolution
    Motion JPEG Frame Rate
    Video Formats Supported
    HD Type
    Audio
    Built-in Microphone
    Memory
    Compatible Memory Card
    Display
    Display Diagonal
    Field of View
    Touchscreen
    Display Resolution
    Display
    Viewfinder
    Viewfinder Type
    Ports & Interfaces
    PictBridge
    HDMI
    Microphone in
    USB Version
    HDMI Connector Type
    Camera
    Image Processor
    GPS
    White Balance
    Self-Timer Delay
    Histogram
    Image Quality Adjustment
    Multi Burst Mode
    Camera Playback
    Brightness Adjustment
    Built-in Processor
    Scene Modes
    On Screen Display (OSD) Languages
    Weight & Dimensions
    Height
    Depth
    Width
    Weight (Including Battery)
    Battery
    Power Source Type
    Battery Technology
    Battery Supported
    Battery Type
    Maximum Battery Life
    Packaging Content
    Bundled Software
    AC Adapter Included
    Cables Included
    Batteries Included
    Other Features
    Built-in Flash
    USB 2.0 Port
    HDMI Port
    Panorama
    Macro Focusing Range

    Product Identifiers

    Manufacturer Part Numbers

    sony afsonrx1bkb2bdl, sony dscrx1rm2ba, sony rx135mmfull, sony dscrx1rb, sony dscrx1b, sony 3quot, sony rx1r, sony f20

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