Sony RX100 VII Announced, Price $1,198 !

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Sony RX100 VII Announced, Price $1,198 !

Sony right now has formally introduced the brand new RX100 VII compact digital camera. The US value is $1,198.00, Examine pre-order possibility at B&H Photo Video/Adorama/Amazon. Launch date for this digital camera is in August, 2019.


  • Newly developed 1.0-type stacked 20.1 MP(1) Exmor RS™ CMOS picture sensor with DRAM chip and newest era BIONZ X™ picture processor
  • Alpha 9 stage pace efficiency with as much as 60 AF/AE calculations per second(2) and 20fps(3) blackout-free taking pictures(4) with AF/AE monitoring
  • World main(5) 357-point focal-plane phase-detection AF + 425-point contrast-detection AF with world’s fastestv 0.02 sec((6) focus acquisition pace
  • Actual-time Monitoring and Actual-time Eye AF for people and animals(7)
  • ZEISS® Vario-Sonnar T* 24-200mm(8) F2.8 – F4.5 Massive Aperture Excessive Magnification Zoom Lens
  • New Single Burst Capturing(9) Drive Mode at as much as 90fps(10) pace
  • Professional-level film performance together with 4K HDR(11) (HLG)(12), Actual-time Monitoring and Actual-time Eye AF for film taking pictures, 4K Lively SteadyShot™, Vertical-position information recording for motion pictures and built-in microphone jack

SAN DIEGO — July 25, 2019 — Sony Electronics right now introduced a brand new addition to its award-winning sequence of RX compact cameras: the RX100 VII (mannequin DSC-RX100M7). Using applied sciences that had been beforehand accessible solely in Sony’s acclaimed Alpha 9 full-frame mirrorless digital camera, the RX100 VII achieves new ranges of efficiency in a compact digital camera, in each stills and film taking pictures.

The RX100 VII is powered by a newly developed 1.0-type stacked 20.1 MP Exmor RS CMOS picture sensor and the newest era BIONZ X picture processor, which work collectively to ship peak autofocus and pace efficiency that has by no means earlier than been accessible in a compact digital camera. Flexibility of taking pictures is ensured by a ZEISS® Vario-Sonnar T* 24-200mm(8) F2.8-4.5 excessive magnification zoom lens, making the RX100 VII a flexible selection for every type of taking pictures eventualities and customers, starting from picture lovers to professionals.

“The RX100 VII sets a new standard for performance in compact cameras,” stated Neal Manowitz, deputy president of Imaging Merchandise and Options at Sony Electronics. “Sony will continue to drive innovation in the world of imaging, constantly pushing to empower creators with the most capable tools that allow them to realize their vision, and create like they have never been able to before.”

New Commonplace for AF Efficiency in a Compact Digital camera

The RX100 VII presents a world-leading(5) 357 focal-plane phase-detection AF factors and 425 contrast-detection AF factors. As well as, due to a newly optimized lens drive management, the world’s quickest(5) 0.02 sec(6) AF acquisition time is realized. A serious leap in AF/AE monitoring efficiency throughout steady taking pictures(13) means the digital camera performs AF/AE calculations as much as 60 occasions per second(2) and captures fast paced motion at 20fps(3) with AF/AE monitoring, guaranteeing that every second is shot with swift and correct focus.

As well as, the picture sensor realizes blackout-free taking pictures(4) for a very dwell view, even when steady taking pictures at 20fps(3); the identical expertise because the Alpha 9. The RX100 VII additionally debuts a brand new drive mode, Single Burst Capturing(9), for capturing the proper high-speed shot at as much as 90fps(10) in JPEG/RAW format using the anti-distortion shutter. Single Burst Capturing(9) permits the photographer to border fast paced motion and shoot as if taking a single shot, however the digital camera will really ship seven nonetheless photographs taken at 90fps, 60fps or 30fps, so the consumer can choose the proper second.

For the primary time in a compact digital camera, the RX100 VII introduces superior Actual-time Monitoring and Actual-time Eye AF capabilities. Actual-time Monitoring makes use of Sony’s newest algorithm, together with synthetic intelligence-based object recognition to make sure that topics will be captured with glorious accuracy, even through the contact panel on the rear display screen. Actual-time Eye AF, the newest model of Sony’s acclaimed Eye AF know-how, employs A.I.-based object recognition to detect and course of eye information in actual time. This leads to improved accuracy, pace and monitoring efficiency of Eye AF for each people and animals(7), which permits the photographer to pay attention solely on composition(14).

Film Making Marvel

The compact and light-weight traits of the RX100 VII (approx. 302g / 102mm x 58mm x 43mm(15)) imply it might probably at all times be carried and has mounting flexibility that bigger cameras merely can not match.

Regardless of the small type elements, there are a large number of pro-level film making capabilities, together with:

  • 4K in-body film recording with full pixel readout and no pixel binning in excessive bit price XAVC S™(11)
  • Actual-time Monitoring and Actual-time Eye AF for video
  • 4K Lively SteadyShot that’s 8x simpler than 4K Commonplace SteadyShot(16)
  • Trade normal 3.5mm microphone enter(17)
  • Hybrid Log-Gamma(12) (HDR) / S-Gamut3.Cine / S-Log3, S-Gamut3 / S-Log3
  • Compatibility with Film Edit add-on from the ‘Imaging Edge™’ cellular utility for film stabilization and enhancing
  • Vertical-position information recording for motion pictures(18)
  • Interval Capturing(19) for beautiful time-lapse movies
  • Tremendous Sluggish Movement(20) recording at as much as 960fps
  • 180-degree flip display screen for ease-of use whereas vlogging

Capturing Grip Equipment for Vloggers

Sony may also be introducing a Capturing Grip Equipment (DSC-RX100M7G), which incorporates an RX100 VII and Capturing Grip (VCT-SGR1) that enables for simple recording and zooming proper at your fingertips; Bracket with Accent Shoe; and two Rechargeable Battery Packs (NP-BX1)(21). Pair this equipment with an exterior microphone (bought individually), such because the Sony Stereo Microphone (ECM-XYST1M) which mounts onto the bracket’s accent shoe and permits for a handy and easy vlogging setup.

New Jacket Case for the RX100 Sequence

Sony has additionally launched a brand new leather-look physique case for the RX100 sequence (LCJ-RXK), which features a lens jacket and shoulder strap to guard the digital camera from bumps and shocks. Accessible in black, it supplies easy accessibility to the microphone jack and USB terminal, which permits charging and picture transfers with out the necessity to take away the case.

Pricing and Availability

The RX100 VII compact digital camera will ship in August 2019 for about $1,200 US and $1,600 CA.

The RX100 VII Capturing Grip Equipment might be accessible later in 2019 for about $1,300 US and $1,700 CA.

The LCJ-RXK jacket case will ship in August 2019 for about $85 US and $110 CA.

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 VII specs
Value
MSRP$1200
Physique sort
Physique sortCompact
Physique materialsAluminum
Sensor
Max decision5472 x 3648
Picture ratio w:h1:1, 4:3, 3:2, 16:9
Efficient pixels20 megapixels
Sensor dimension1″ (13.2 x 8.Eight mm)
Sensor sortBSI-CMOS
ProcessorBionz X
Coloration housesRGB, AdobeRGB
Coloration filter arrayMain coloration filter
Picture
ISOAuto, 125-12800
Boosted ISO (minimal)64
White stability presets10
Customized white stabilitySure
Picture stabilizationOptical
CIPA picture stabilization scorecease(s)
Uncompressed formatRAW
JPEG high quality rangesFurther positive, positive, normal
File format
  • JPEG (Exif v2.3, DCF v2.0)
  • Uncooked (Sony ARW v2.3)
Optics & Focus
Focal size (equiv.)24–200 mm
Optical zoom8.3×
Most apertureF2.8–4.5
Autofocus
  • Distinction Detect (sensor)
  • Part Detect
  • Multi-area
  • Heart
  • Selective single-point
  • Monitoring
  • Single
  • Steady
  • Contact
  • Face Detection
  • Stay View
Autofocus help lampSure
Digital zoomSure
Guide focusSure
Regular focus varycm (3.15)
Macro focus varycm (3.15)
Display / viewfinder
Articulated LCDTilting
Display dimension3
Display dots1,230,000
Contact display screenSure
Display sortTFT LCD
Stay viewSure
Viewfinder sortDigital
Viewfinder protection100%
Viewfinder magnification0.59×
Viewfinder decision2,360,000
Pictures options
Minimal shutter pace30 sec
Most shutter pace1/2000 sec
Most shutter pace (digital)1/32000 sec
Publicity modes
  • Auto
  • Program Auto
  • Aperture Precedence
  • Shutter Precedence
  • Guide Publicity
Scene modes
  • Portrait
  • Sports activities Motion
  • Macro
  • Panorama
  • Sundown
  • Evening Scene
  • Handheld Twilight
  • Evening Portrait
  • Anti Movement Blur
  • Pet Mode
  • Connoisseur
  • Fireworks
  • Excessive Sensitivity
Constructed-in flashSure
Exterior flashNo
Drive modes
  • Single
  • Single shot burst
  • Steady
  • Self-timer (single, steady)
  • Single/steady bracketing
  • WB bracketing
  • DRO bracketing
Self-timerSure
Metering modes
  • Multi
  • Heart-weighted
  • Spotlight-weighted
  • Common
  • Spot
Publicity compensation±3 (at 1/Three EV steps)
AE Bracketing±3 (3, 5 frames at 1/Three EV, 2/Three EV, 1 EV, 2 EV steps)
WB BracketingSure
Videography options
FormatMPEG-4, AVCHD, XAVC S
Modes
  • 3840 x 2160 @ 30p / 100 Mbps, XAVC S, MP4, H.264, Linear PCM
  • 3840 x 2160 @ 30p / 60 Mbps, XAVC S, MP4, H.264, Linear PCM
  • 3840 x 2160 @ 25p / 100 Mbps, XAVC S, MP4, H.264, Linear PCM
  • 3840 x 2160 @ 25p / 60 Mbps, XAVC S, MP4, H.264, Linear PCM
  • 3840 x 2160 @ 24p / 100 Mbps, XAVC S, MP4, H.264, Linear PCM
  • 3840 x 2160 @ 24p / 60 Mbps, XAVC S, MP4, H.264, Linear PCM
  • 1920 x 1080 @ 120p / 100 Mbps, XAVC S, MP4, H.264, Linear PCM
  • 1920 x 1080 @ 120p / 60 Mbps, XAVC S, MP4, H.264, Linear PCM
  • 1920 x 1080 @ 100p / 100 Mbps, XAVC S, MP4, H.264, Linear PCM
  • 1920 x 1080 @ 100p / 60 Mbps, XAVC S, MP4, H.264, Linear PCM
  • 1920 x 1080 @ 60p / 50 Mbps, XAVC S, MP4, H.264, Linear PCM
  • 1920 x 1080 @ 60p / 28 Mbps, MP4, H.264, AAC
  • 1920 x 1080 @ 60p / 28 Mbps, AVCHD, MTS, H.264, Dolby Digital
  • 1920 x 1080 @ 60i / 24 Mbps, AVCHD, MTS, H.264, Dolby Digital
  • 1920 x 1080 @ 60i / 17 Mbps, AVCHD, MTS, H.264, Dolby Digital
  • 1920 x 1080 @ 50p / 50 Mbps, XAVC S, MP4, H.264, Linear PCM
  • 1920 x 1080 @ 50p / 28 Mbps, MP4, H.264, AAC
  • 1920 x 1080 @ 30p / 50 Mbps, XAVC S, MP4, H.264, Linear PCM
  • 1920 x 1080 @ 30p / 16 Mbps, MP4, H.264, AAC
  • 1920 x 1080 @ 25p / 50 Mbps, XAVC S, MP4, H.264, Linear PCM
  • 1920 x 1080 @ 25p / 16 Mbps, MP4, H.264, AAC
  • 1920 x 1080 @ 24p / 50 Mbps, XAVC S, MP4, H.264, Linear PCM
  • 1920 x 1080 @ 24p / 24 Mbps, AVCHD, MTS, H.264, Dolby Digital
  • 1920 x 1080 @ 24p / 17 Mbps, AVCHD, MTS, H.264, Dolby Digital
  • 1280 x 720 @ 30p / 6 Mbps, MP4, H.264, AAC
  • 1280 x 720 @ 25p / 6 Mbps, MP4, H.264, AAC
MicrophoneStereo
SpeakerMono
Storage
Storage sortsSD/ SDHC/SDXC, Reminiscence Stick Professional Duo
Connectivity
USBUSB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec)
USB chargingSure
HDMISure (micro-HDMI with uncompressed 4K/30p output)
Microphone portSure
Headphone portNo
Wi-fiConstructed-In
Wi-fi notes802.11b/g/n with Bluetooth and NFC
Distant managementSure (wired or smartphone)
Bodily
Environmentally sealedNo
BatteryBattery Pack
Battery descriptionNP-BX1 lithium-ion battery & USB charger
Different options
Orientation sensorSure
Timelapse recordingSure
GPSNone