Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 VII Overview
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The Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 VII is an ultra-compact, long zoom camera with a newly developed 20 Megapixel, 1"-type sensor. It features a 24-200mm equivalent F2.8-4.5 lens, flip-up touchscreen LCD and a clever pop-up OLED viewfinder. The RX100 VII is capable of taking very short bursts at 90 fps and can shoot blackout-free at 20 fps.
On the video side, the Mark VII captures oversampled UHD 4K video, Full HD at up to 120 fps and lower resolution video with a top frame rate of almost 1000 fps. Unlike its predecessor, the RX100 VII has a built-in mic input.
Connectivity options include Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and NFC.
|Max resolution||5472 x 3648|
|Effective pixels||20 megapixels|
|Sensor size||1″ (13.2 x 8.8 mm)|
|Focal length (equiv.)||24–200 mm|
|Max shutter speed||1/2000 sec|
|Format||MPEG-4, AVCHD, XAVC S|
|Storage types||SD/ SDHC/SDXC, Memory Stick Pro Duo|
|USB||USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec)|
|Weight (inc. batteries)||302 g (0.67 lb / 10.65 oz)|
|Dimensions||102 x 58 x 43 mm (4.02 x 2.28 x 1.69″)|
The RX100 VII is the most capable pocket camera currently on the market. It offers a versatile zoom range and an industry-leading AF implementation, as well as good image quality and smooth, stabilized 4K. However the small maximum aperture of the lens does limit the camera's use in dim light.
Good for: Anyone wishing for a versatile zoom range in a pocket-sized cameras with rock-solid-reliable autofocus. Travel and family photographers, video-enthusiasts and Vloggers.
Not so good for: Anyone who primarily shoots in dim-lighting.
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