Sony QX100 Review

 
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Model Name: Sony Cyber-shot DSC-QX100 
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General
Model Number: QX100 
Camera Format: Other 
Currently Manufactured: Yes 
Retail Price: $499.99
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Date Available: 2013-09-30
Tripod Mount: Yes 
Weight: 6.3 oz (179 g)
includes batteries
Weight With Batteries? Yes
Size: 2.5 x 2.5 x 2.2 in.
(63 x 63 x 56 mm)
Waterproof: No
Image Capture
Image Resolution: 5472 x 3648 (20.0 MP, 3:2),
4864 x 3648 (17.7 MP, 4:3),
5472 x 3080 (16.9 MP, 16:9),
3648 x 3648 (13.3 MP, 1:1),
2736 x 1824 (5.0 MP, 3:2),
2592 x 1944 (5.0 MP, 4:3),
2720 x 1528 (4.2 MP, Other),
1920 x 1920 (3.7 MP, 1:1)
Continuous-mode frames/second:  
Movie Resolution: 1440x1080
Movie Frame Rate: 30p
Movie Audio: Yes 
CMOS Sensor (Megapixels): 20.90
CMOS Size (inches): 1-inch type 
Focal Length Multiplier: 2.70
Aspect Ratio: 3:2 
Sensor Type: CMOS 
Effective Megapixels: 20.20 
Lens
Focal Length (35mm equivalent): 28 - 100 mm
Zoom Ratio: 3.60x
Digital Zoom: No 
Digital Zoom Values: n/a
Auto Focus: Yes 
Auto Focus Assist Light? No 
Manual Focus: Yes 
Normal Focus Range: 5 cm to Infinity
2.0 in to Infinity
Macro Focus Range: 5 cm to Infinity
2.0 in to Infinity
Aperture Range: f/1.8 (wide) / f/4.9 (tele) - f/11 
Lens Thread:  
Lens Thread Type:  
Viewfinder
Viewfinder: No 
Viewfinder Type: Uses smartphone screen 
Display
Eye-level Viewfinder: No 
LCD Viewfinder: No 
LCD Size (inches):  
LCD Resolution:   dots
Touchscreen:  
Articulating LCD:  
Max Playback Zoom:  
Exposure
ISO Settings: Auto ISO only; 160-6400 (iAuto), 160-25600 (Superior Auto), 160-3200 (Program Auto), 160-3200 (Aperture Priority)
White Balance Settings: Auto, Daylight, Shade, Cloudy, Incandescent, Fluorescent (Warm, Cool, Day, Daylight), Color Temp. 
Shutter Speed Range: 8 - 1/2000
Exp Adj Range (EV): +/- 3.0EV in 0.3EV steps
Metering Modes: Multi Pattern 
Program AE: Yes 
Aperture Priority: Yes 
Shutter Priority: Yes 
Full Manual Exposure: No 
Creative Exposure Modes:  
Self Timer: 2, 10 seconds
Flash
Internal Flash: No 
Flash Modes: n/a
Flash Guide Number (Meters): n/a
Flash Range Description: n/a
Ext Flash Connection: n/a
Image Storage
Usable Memory Types: MS Micro M2 / microSD / microSDHC / microSDXC 
Memory Included (MB):  
Uncompressed Format:  
CCD Raw Format: No 
Movie File Format: MPEG-4 AVC (H.264) with AAC-LC stereo audio 
Connectivity
Video Out: No 
Video Mode (NTSC/PAL): n/a 
Video Usable as Viewfinder: n/a 
External Connections: USB 2.0 High Speed, WiFi
Other Connection: Multi-terminal Micro USB port  
Included Software:  
OS Compatibility:  
Power
Battery Form Factor: Proprietary NP-BN/BN1 
Usable Battery Types: Lithium-ion rechargeable 
Batteries Included: 1 x Proprietary NP-BN Lithium-ion rechargeable
Battery Charger Included: Yes 
CIPA Rating: 220
Notes & Features: "Camera-in-a-lens" works with smartphones, communicates via Wi-Fi and NFC. Features an EXMOR R CMOS 1"-type sensor, BIONZ processor, Carl Zeiss 3.6x f/1.8-4.9 lens with SteadyShot optical image stabilization, 1080p video capture. 

 


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