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Eighteen Industry Awards

This compact camera digital camera has received eighteen awards from expert review sites.

This Sony camera received an "Editor's Choice" from PC Mag, Digitaltrends.com, Good Gear Guide.com.au, CNET.com.au, Photoreview.com.au, Ferra.ru, Log.com.tr and Reviewed.com all of whom thought that this camera was exceptional.

The reviewers at Ephotozine, Akam.no, Hi-tech.mail.ru/, Hardwarezone.com.ph and Fotovideo.nu all thought that concluded that they would endorse this compact camera digital camera and gave it their "Recommended" award.

This digital camera was given a "Gold" award by both What Digital Camera and DP Review, both of which decided that this compact camera digital camera was brilliant.

This Sony digital camera received a "Design Award" from both Hardwarezone.com.sg and 3dnews.ru, both of which decided that this digital camera was carefully designed.

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Expert Reviews Are Good

On average, based on fourty-four expert reviews from sites including What Digital Camera, PhotographyBlog.com, DP Review and CNET.com this camera has an overall expert rating of 82%. This puts this compact camera digital camera in the top 7% of all the cameras of a similar age and spec when ranked by average expert review score.

User Reviews Are Excellent

On average, DSC-RX1 owners rated this camera as excellent. Most DSC-RX1 owners think it is one of the better cameras of a comparable age and type.

Good Quality Lens

Some customers who reviewed this digital camera agreed that it had a good lens. Three years ago Virtua said “This is an amazing camera - the lens and the sensor go together very well” in their review. Virtua also said “Its portable with an amazing lens”. Ephotozine.com mentioned in their review of this digital camera “The Sony Cyber-shot RX1 is currently unique in being the only compact camera with fixed lens and full-frame sensor”.

One customer wrote that the Sony DSC-RX1 had a good autofocus.

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Good Quality Pictures

A number of customers who bought it concluded that it was able to produce good images. Birminghambloke said on Amazon “Photos are fantastic”. Peter Allen wrote “That missing 10% is where a lot of nice photos live” and gave this digital camera a rating of 5 stars. Sanjay Gurung wrote “You can take brilliant photos with very basic knowledge about photography” in their review of this digital camera and rated it 5 stars.

A few people who reviewed the Sony DSC-RX1 considered that it had a good image sensor. Peter Allen said in his review of the Sony DSC-RX1 “The sensor captures a breathtaking dynamic range, at least in comparison with my previous camera (the Sony Nex5, itself a fine machine”. Virtua said on Amazon “For what your getting I think it's ok - theres a full sensor in there”. Three years ago Cnet.com wrote in their review of this digital camera on expert review site CNET.com “With a terrific lens and a great full-frame sensor”.

Several customers who purchased the product considered that it had a good picture resolution. Peter Allen mentioned in his review of the Sony DSC-RX1 “A bit more grip would make one handed shooting easier”. Expert review site Ephotozine.com said in their review of this digital camera “Offers 5fps continuous shooting”. Expert website Amateurphotographer.co.uk gave it a rating of 4 stars and said “The RX100s compact size, high resolution”.

One person who reviewed the product reckoned that it was good in low light.

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Robust

A few people thought the product was well made. Peter Allen wrote “The camera is solid and very well-made, as you'd expect for the price” and rated the product as very good. Ukreviewer said in their review on Amazon “The build quality is excellent”. Ukreviewer also said “If you have ever used a Fuji X100 I would say it is similar in speed to that.I really wish they had made it with a built in viewfinder”.

Nice Design

Some customers said in their reviews that it was good looking. Howard Barnett Wedding Photographer scored the product 5 stars and he mentioned in his review of the Sony DSC-RX1 on Amazon in December this year “Beautiful images”. Peter Allen rated the product 5 stars and he said on Amazon “Brilliant and beautiful” in his Sony DSC-RX1 review. Peter Allen also said “The images it pumps out beautiful and brilliant”.

Two customers said in their reviews that the Sony DSC-RX1 was smooth. Expert website Brisbanetimes.com.au mentioned in their Sony DSC-RX1 review “The quality is outstanding, with all controls and menus smooth and luxurious in operation” .

One customer wrote in their reviews that the Sony DSC-RX1 was neat. Virtua rated the product 5 stars and mentioned “Greatly benefit from that lens and the neat feature of adjusting the shutter speed to give slower movement”. One Sony DSC-RX1 reviewer wrote in their reviews that it was luxurious. Expert website Hardwarezone.com.my wrote “Is a luxurious second (or twenty second) camera for the perso”.

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Good Size

A number of Sony DSC-RX1 reviewers reckoned that this digital camera was compact. Birminghambloke wrote “Way more compact”. Whatdigitalcamera.com wrote in their review of the Sony DSC-RX1 “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 trickling down in the same way” and gave it a score of 5 stars. Expert website Ephotozine.com wrote three years ago “The Sony Cyber-shot RX1 is the World's first compact camera with a full-frame sensor” in their review of the Sony DSC-RX1.

A few Sony DSC-RX1 owners who bought it thought it was good structurally.

One customer who reviewed it concluded that it was a good body shape. Ukreviewer wrote in their review of this digital camera on Amazon three years ago “When you consider what you would have to pay for a lens of this quality on a full frame body then it looks very reasonable”.

One person who purchased the Sony DSC-RX1 wrote that it was a good depth. Cameralabs.com mentioned on Camera Labs “It brings the low light, high dynamic range and shallow depth of field benefits of a full-fra” in their review of this digital camera.

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Good Product Quality

Several Sony DSC-RX1 reviewers mentioned in their reviews that the Sony DSC-RX1 was good quality. Peter Allen said three years ago “This really is DSLR quality in a small” in his review of the Sony DSC-RX1 and gave this digital camera a score of 5 stars. In the same month Ukreviewer wrote on Amazon “Outstanding Image Quality” in their Sony DSC-RX1 review. Ukreviewer also mentioned “You certainly won't be disappointed with the image quality from this camera”.

Easy to Use

Six Sony DSC-RX1 owners thought it was easy to use. Peter Allen wrote in his review of this digital camera “The aperture ring on the lens works nicely, its really intuitive”. Sanjay Gurung gave it a rating of 5 stars and mentioned in December this year “This is a beautiful small size full frame camera and it's very easy to use” in their review of the Sony DSC-RX1. Three years ago expert review site Goodgearguide.com.au wrote “Has a control scheme that’s easy to understand” in their review of this digital camera.

Two Sony DSC-RX1 reviewers who reviewed it thought it was easy to use the menus. Expert review site Smh.com.au mentioned “Construction is superbly retro and the quality is outstanding, with all controls and menus smooth and lu”. One Sony DSC-RX1 owner who reviewed the Sony DSC-RX1 thought it was comfortable and easy to hold. Birminghambloke wrote “Its easy to forget its there so comfortable enough” in their review of the Sony DSC-RX1.

One Sony DSC-RX1 reviewer who purchased the Sony DSC-RX1 thought it had a good experience. Peter Allen gave it a rating of 5 stars and he said on Amazon “Believe me, in your hands I am sure it would do better! In my experience this is a product that will improve your photography over time” in his review.

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Good Screen / Viewfinder

Some Sony DSC-RX1 reviewers who bought this digital camera concluded that it had a good viewfinder. Mr. K. J. Cox wrote “Panasonic gx7 do the opposite give a great viewfinder rotating screen then cap you on censor size” in their review of the Sony DSC-RX1. Peter Allen scored it very highly and he wrote in his review of the Sony DSC-RX1 on Amazon three years ago “Unless you are a die-hard viewfinder user, I'd recommend not getting the electronic viewfinder”.

One Sony DSC-RX1 owner reckoned that this digital camera had a good screen. Expert review site Ephotozine.com mentioned “A 3 inch screen, built in pop-up flash”.

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Good Support

Two Sony DSC-RX1 owners mentioned in their reviews that the product had good technical guidance. Three years ago Peter Allen said “A proper manual focus, instead of fly by wire, would have been really nice” in his review. Expert website Techradar.com/au/ said “Buying Guide Best compact camera Sony is very keen to prove itself as a serious player in the imaging market” in their review.

Good Video Capture

Two customers who reviewed it reckoned that it was good for video recording. Virtua wrote on Amazon “The movie quality is good, perhaps not great with autofocus in low light - it does” in their review of this digital camera. Three years ago Photographyblog.com said “Full HD movies at 50p/60p or 25p/24p” in their review of this digital camera.

Sony Has Good Reviews for Its Digital Cameras

We checked 14,237 expert and user reviews for Sony digital cameras and found that on average Sony has good reviews compared to other brands. We also found that Sony has good reviews specifically within its compact cameras range.

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Good Technical Features

Two Sony DSC-RX1 owners who purchased this digital camera agreed that it had good features. Birminghambloke said on Amazon “The auto features make it even better than the 5D”. Imaging-Resource.com wrote in their review of the Sony DSC-RX1 three years ago “The Sony RX1 is a remarkable camera in almost every respect, from the full-frame sensor hiding inside its incredibly compact body, through its excellent lens, great feature set” .

Acceptable Noise Level

One Sony DSC-RX1 reviewer said in their reviews that it was quiet. Expert website Luminous-Landscape.com wrote four years ago “Which features an integrated 35mm f/2 silent leaf shutter Carl Zeiss lens”.

Good Flash

One Sony DSC-RX1 owner who purchased the Sony DSC-RX1 concluded that it had a good flash.

Fairly High Megapixel

When compared to other similar spec cameras that were launched more than two years ago that we have assessed, the Sony DSC-RX1's megapixel of 24.3 megapixels is one of the highest. The average megapixel of digital cameras of a similar age and type to the DSC-RX1 is 14MP, and the megapixels range from 0.3MP to 46MP.

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SD Compatible Memory Cards

SD compatible memory cards

This camera supports an MS Micro (M2)|MS PRO Duo|MS PRO Duo HS|MS Pro-HG Duo|SD|SDHC|SDXC compatible memory cards, which is the most frequently supported compatible memory cards on similar spec digital cameras that have been available for a comparable time to it. SD cards are by far the most common type of memory card. They are compatible with the majority of digital cameras.

If the memory card type of this Sony digital camera is too bad for you then you might also want to look at the Nikon Coolpix S9700[plb_2173237_price] (SD|SDHC|SDXC).

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Quite Big Digital Zoom

The average digital zoom of compact cameras that were released more than two years ago is 11x, and the digital zooms range from 1x to 810x. At 9.1 times zoom factor, the DSC-RX1 has a fairly big digital zoom compared to most of the other compact cameras that have been available for a comparable time to the DSC-RX1.

If this compact camera digital camera digital zoom is too small for you then you might want to consider the Sony DSC-HX60[plb_2166574_price] (486x) which also has a higher rating.

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Has a Built-In Flash

has a built-in flash

Like most of the other cameras of this age and spec, the DSC-RX1 has a built-in flash.

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Supports Two Image Formats Supporteds

The number of supported image formats on the DSC-RX1 is more than most compact cameras that have been on the market for more than two years. The most frequently supported image formats supported is JPG, but this image formats supported is not supported by this digital camera. The image formats supporteds JPEG XR and RAW are also supported by this camera.

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Has a Micro HDMI Connector Type

The Sony DSC-RX1 has a greater number of HDMI connector types than most compact cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as it. This camera has a Micro HDMI connector type, which is the most commonly found HDMI connector type found on compact cameras that have been available for more than two years.

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Nine Number of Diaphragm Bladess

The Sony DSC-RX1 is a nine number of diaphragm blades digital camera.

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Fairly High Display Resolution (numeric)

Cameras of a similar spec and age to the DSC-RX1 have display resolution (numeric)s of between 230 pixels and 16,000,000 pixels, and the average display resolution (numeric) is 450,000 pixels. When compared to other cameras of a similar type and age to the DSC-RX1 that we have assessed the display resolution (numeric) of, the Sony DSC-RX1's display resolution (numeric) of 1,229,000 pixel is one of the highest.

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Quite Many Total Megapixels

The least total megapixels of cameras of a comparable age and type to the DSC-RX1 is 10MP and the most is 48MP. When compared to other compact cameras that were released more than two years ago that we have assessed, the total megapixels of the DSC-RX1 of 24.7 megapixels is one of the most.

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Very High ISO Sensitivity (max)

The average ISO sensitivity (max) of digital cameras of a similar age and spec to the DSC-RX1 is 4,800. With an ISO sensitivity (max) of 25,600, the DSC-RX1 has one of the highest ISO sensitivity (max)s amongst digital cameras of this age.

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Features Five Flash Modess

The number of flash modes featured on the Sony DSC-RX1 is more than most compact cameras that have been on the market for a similar time to it. This camera features an Auto flash modes, which is the most commonly featured flash modes featured on cameras of a similar type and age to the DSC-RX1. The flash modess "Fill-in", "Flash off", "Red-eye reduction" and "Slow synchronization" are also featured on this Sony camera.

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Fairly Small Maximum Aperture Number

When compared to other cameras of this spec and age that we have checked, the maximum aperture number of the DSC-RX1 of 22 is one of the smallest. The average maximum aperture number of cameras that have been available for around the same time as the DSC-RX1 is 6.9, and the maximum aperture numbers range from 1.8 to 87.

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Has Eight White Balances

The number of white balance modes found on the DSC-RX1 is more than most comparable spec digital cameras that were launched more than two years ago. This Sony camera has an Auto white balance, which is the most commonly found white balance found on compact cameras that have been around for more than two years. The white balances "Cloudy", "Custom modes", "Daylight", "Flash", "Fluorescent", "Incandescent" and "Shade" are also found on this camera.

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Fairly Long Slowest Camera Shutter Speed

The slowest camera shutter speeds of compact cameras that have been available for around the same time as the DSC-RX1 range from 0.12s to 250s, and the average slowest camera shutter speed is 14s. The DSC-RX1 has a quite long slowest camera shutter speed (30 seconds) compared to most of the other compact cameras that were launched around the same time as the DSC-RX1.

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6000 X 4000 Pixels Maximum Image Resolution

The DSC-RX1 has a higher image resolution than most similar spec cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as it. This digital camera has a 6000 x 4000 pixels maximum image resolution, whereas most comparable spec cameras that have been available for a similar time to it have a 4608 x 3072 pixels maximum image resolution. Cameras of this age and type maximum image resolutions range from 640 x 480 pixels (worst) to 8256 x 6192 pixels (best).

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2 USB Version

This camera supports a 2 USB version, which is the most commonly supported USB version on cameras of this age and spec.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolutions

The highest video resolution supported by the DSC-RX1 is 1920 x 1080 pixels. That's over six times the video resolution of the most common video resolutions of 640 x 480 pixels (which is also supported by this digital camera). This camera also supports a video resolutions of 1440 x 1080 pixels. 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.

This camera's video resolution (1920 x 1080 pixels) is in fact the best supported video resolution across all similar spec cameras that have been around for around the same time as the DSC-RX1.

Across comparable types of camera the worst supported video resolution is 320 x 240 pixels.

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± 3EV (1/3EV Step) Light Exposure Correction

The DSC-RX1 has a wider light exposure correction than most cameras that came out more than two years ago. This digital camera has a ± 3EV (1/3EV step) light exposure correction, whereas most compact cameras that were released around the same time as it have a ± 2EV (1/3EV step) light exposure correction.

A ± 3EV (1/3EV step) light exposure correction is actually the best light exposure correction amongst all digital cameras of a comparable type and age to the DSC-RX1.

The worst light exposure correction across comparable types of camera is ± 2EV (1/2EV step).

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Maximum Video Resolution

The highest video resolution of the DSC-RX1 is 1920 x 1080 pixels. That's over two times the video resolution of a 1280 x 720 pixels digital camera, which is the most common video resolution.

A 1920 x 1080 pixels maximum video resolution is in fact the best video resolution across all cameras that came out more than two years ago.

The worst video resolution amongst comparable types of digital camera is 320 x 240 pixels.

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TFT Display

The DSC-RX1 has a TFT display which is better than the LCD display found on most compact cameras that have been on the market for more than two years. TFT LCDs provide better image quality and higher resolutions to earlier LCD displays but their limitations are narrow viewing angles and poor vislibility in direct sunlight. Across all digital cameras of a similar age and type to the DSC-RX1 the display ranges from LCD (worst) to AMOLED (best).

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Auto Focus Adjustment

This camera has an Auto/Manual focus adjustment, which is typical of many cameras of a comparable age and type to it.

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Very Small Minimum Aperture Number

The DSC-RX1 has a quite small minimum aperture number (only 2) compared to most of the other similar spec cameras that are a comparable age to the DSC-RX1. The minimum aperture numbers of compact cameras that are a similar age to the DSC-RX1 range from 1.3 to 6.9, and the average minimum aperture number is 3.2.

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11 Reasons Against

Does Not Have an Image Stabilizer

The Sony DSC-RX1 does not have an image stabilizer, unlike most of the other digital cameras of a comparable type and age to the DSC-RX1.

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Does Not Support Video Capability

The Sony DSC-RX1 does not support video capability. Most of the other digital cameras of this type and age also do not support video capability.

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Does Not Support Full HD Video

The Sony DSC-RX1 does not support Full HD video, although it is worth noting that most of the other digital cameras of a comparable type and age to the DSC-RX1 also do not support Full HD video.

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Does Not Support Wi-Fi

Like most of the other similar spec digital cameras that came out more than two years ago, the Sony DSC-RX1 does not support wi-Fi.

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Not 3D

The DSC-RX1 is not 3D. Most of the other digital cameras of a comparable type and age to the DSC-RX1 are also not 3D.

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Does Not Have a GPS (satellite)

Most cameras that came out around the same time as the DSC-RX1 do not have a GPS (satellite). The Sony DSC-RX1 is no exception to this as it too does not have a GPS (satellite).

We think you might also be interested in other digital cameras which also have a GPS (satellite) including the Canon PowerShot SX230 HS[plb_1143510_price] which also has a higher rating.

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Not Waterproof

The DSC-RX1 is not waterproof, although keep in mind that most of the other comparable spec digital cameras that were launched more than two years ago are also not waterproof.

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Only Features Three Auto Focusing (AF) Modess

The number of auto focusing (AF) modes featured on the Sony DSC-RX1 is more than most comparable spec digital cameras that are a similar age to it. The most commonly featured auto focusing (AF) modes is Face detection, but this auto focusing (AF) modes is not featured on this camera. The auto focusing (AF) modess Centre weighted Auto Focus, Flexible Spot Auto Focus and Multi Point Auto Focus are also featured on this Sony digital camera.

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Heavy

With a weight of 453 grams, the Sony DSC-RX1 is very heavy compared to most of the other similar spec cameras that came out around the same time as the DSC-RX1. The lightest compact camera digital camera that is a comparable age to the DSC-RX1 is 20g , the heaviest is 840g, and the average weight is 170g.

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Very Short Battery Life (max)

Cameras that have been around for around the same time as the DSC-RX1 have battery life (max)s of between 0.83h and 520h. At only 1.83 hours, the DSC-RX1 has a fairly short battery life (max) compared to most of the other compact cameras that were released around the same time as the DSC-RX1.

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Quite Big ISO Sensitivity (min)

At 100, the DSC-RX1 has a fairly big ISO sensitivity (min) compared to most of the other digital cameras of this spec and age. The average ISO sensitivity (min) of compact cameras that were released more than two years ago is 94, and the ISO sensitivity (min)s range from 10 to 200.

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3 Other reasons to consider the Sony DSC-RX1

Released Over Four Years Ago

It was over four years ago when this compact camera digital camera was released.

Average Display Diagonal

The DSC-RX1 has a relatively typical display diagonal (3 inches) compared to most of the other compact cameras that have been available for more than two years.

If you want a larger display diagonal then you might also want to consider the Samsung GC100[plb_2600424_price] (4.8").

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MOS Sensor Type

The Sony DSC-RX1 has a better sensor type than most compact cameras that have been around for a comparable time to it. This camera has a MOS sensor type, whereas most compact cameras that have been available for around the same time as it have a CCD sensor type.

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Specification

Picture Quality
Camera Type
Megapixel
Image Stabilizer
Sensor Type
Still Image Resolution(s)
Maximum Image Resolution
Image Formats Supported
Image Sensor Size (W X H)
Total Megapixels
Sensor Format
Supported Aspect Ratios
Design
Waterproof
Colour of Product
Lens System
Digital Zoom
Maximum Aperture Number
Minimum Aperture Number
Fixed Focal Length
Number of Diaphragm Blades
Filter Size
Focusing
Auto Focusing (AF) Modes
Auto Focus (AF) Assist Beam
Normal Focusing Range
Focus Adjustment
Smile Detection
Light Exposure
Light Exposure Modes
ISO Sensitivity
ISO Sensitivity (max)
ISO Sensitivity (min)
Light Metering
Light Exposure Correction
Shutter
Slowest Camera Shutter Speed
Fastest Camera Shutter Speed
Flash
Flash Modes
Shoe Mounting Point
Video
Maximum Video Resolution
Motion JPEG Frame Rate
Video Formats Supported
Video Resolutions
Video Recording
HD Type
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Memory
Compatible Memory Cards
Display
Display Diagonal
Display
Field of View
Touchscreen
Display Resolution (numeric)
Viewfinder
Viewfinder Type
Ports & Interfaces
PictBridge
HDMI
Microphone in
HDMI Connector Type
USB Version
Camera
GPS (satellite)
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
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Weight (including Battery)
Battery
Power Source Type
Battery Technology
Number of Batteries Supported
Battery Type
Battery Life (max)
Packaging Content
Bundled Software
AC Adapter Included
Cables Included
Batteries Included
Other Features
Built-In Flash
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
HDMI Ports Quantity
Panorama
Macro Focusing Range

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Expert Reviews

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15 October 2015

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1 August 2014

The Sony RX1R flies very close to being our perfect camera, but the occasionally slow autofocus keeps it from being a camera you can rely on 100 per cent. It is small enough to be taken anywhere,...

26 May 2014

Forget the three grand price tag for a moment and just think about how appealing is the idea of a digital compact camera with a 35mm-sized sensor. Suddenly, the ?sticker shock' isn't quite so... Read more…

27 December 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 fixed lens dazzles with its versatile range... Read more…

29 August 2013

Buying Guide Best compact camera Sony is very keen to prove itself as a serious player in the imaging market. It doesn't have the decades of heritage that the likes of Canon and Nikon have in the...

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User Reviews

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Reviewed 24 January 2013 by JDL
JDL would recommend the Sony Cybershot DSC-RX1 (Verified Purchase)

Build quality is stellar. The feel of the focus ring, the aperture ring, buttons, even the all-metal lens cap, all feel top notch and worthy of the admittedly high price. Image quality is... Read more…

Reviewed 4 July 2013 by Amudgarden
Amudgarden would recommend the Sony Cybershot DSC-RX1 (Verified Purchase)

I purchased the RX1 primarily as a compact "carry-around" alternative to my DSLR. The selling point, for me, was the full-frame sensor. This was the first Sony camera product I've owned, so I was... Read more…

Reviewed 13 January 2013 by Tommy
Tommy would recommend the Sony Cybershot DSC-RX1 (Verified Purchase)

The RX1 is a fabulous and misunderstood camera. First: Why it is great. - One of the finest 35mm focal length lenses ever made - Sharp, Sharp, Sharp! f/2 through f/16 - Outstanding bokeh - One of... Read more…

Reviewed 4 August 2013 by Z
Z would recommend the Sony Cybershot DSC-RX1 (Verified Purchase)

I am a hobyist photographer, the only profesional cameras I have, I inherited from my Grandmother, who was a professional photographer. This is my first decent digital camera, and I have puchased... Read more…

Reviewed 16 April 2013 by Alan
Alan would recommend the Sony Cybershot DSC-RX1

I have had my RX1 for about 2 months, and I can safely say that it is the most enjoyable camera that I have ever owned, even more so than my beloved Contax G2. The mere fact that Sony was able to... Read more…

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