|Type||Digital superzoom bridge|
|Lens||Carl Zeiss Vario Sonnar T* 2,8/8,8-73,3 (24 – 200mm equivalent)|
|F-numbers||2.8 at the widest; constant throughout optical zoom|
|Sensor size||13.2 x 8.8 mm (1 inch type)|
|Maximum resolution||5472 x 3648 (20 megapixels)|
|Recording medium||SD/SDXC/SDHC cards, Memory Stick Duo/Pro Duo/Pro-HG Duo|
|Continuous shooting||10 frames per second|
|Viewfinder||Electronic, 1,440,000 dots|
|LCD screen||3 inches, 1,228,800 dots|
|Dimensions||129 x 88 x 102mm (5.08 x 3.46 x 4.02 inches)|
|Weight||813g with battery|
It has 20 Megapixels and supports video recording with 1080p at up 60 fps. Its single-axis articulating screen can tilt upwards-facing. The lens is labelled with focal length markers. It can be connected to a smartphone through NFC and WiFi Direct.
In comparison to its main competitor, the Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ1000 released the following year, it is equipped with an ND filter, is weather-sealed, the f/2.8 aperture remains constant throughout its 8.3× optical zoom, and the unit is equipped with two rotary knobs around the lens, a numerical and backlit top display for quick review of photography parameters including exposure and ISO and battery level, and an additional mode dial-like knob for exposure value, and 3.5mm headphone connector, whereas the FZ1000 is equipped with twice the optical zoom, 2160p (4K) video, slow motion video with 100fps at 1080p, faster launching and autofocus and burst shot, a two-axis articulating screen, and five function buttons.
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- "The Sony RX10 Review – One amazing Superzoom! | Steve Huff Photo". 11 November 2013. Retrieved 8 September 2021.
- "Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 Review". DPReview. p. 3.