I think Sony is way too obsessed with size.....

Started Sep 10, 2012 | Discussions thread
EinsteinsGhost Forum Pro • Posts: 11,977
Re: Plenty of big cameras around...

dellaaa wrote:

Small size was the reason I bought the NEX 7 also, but, if it we 20% bigger and had a FF sensor

What I am saying is ever shrinking size should be tempered with other design concerns.

Lets say Sony would make a M9 sized auto focus,interchangeable lens, EVF, full frame camera with the features of the NEX 7, how many would they sell???

At what price? What mount?

I welcome smaller and lighter cameras with high potential for a good reason. I can carry them around without carrying a frown. Such as, fitting these in a sling bag...

Sony RX1: General purpose, light and compact go anywhere full frame camera that covers most of my needs

Sony A55: addresses the rest of them, with 16-50, 70mm macro, 135mm STF and 200G HS.

THAT, to me is a better option than replacing A55 + 16-50 lens with A99 + 24-70mm Zeiss, keep NEX-3 and add RX100.

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