Clearly, when it comes to action cam, Sony didn’t think today’s offerings, possibly even it’s very own, do not have what it takes to cut it. We are talking about cinematic level kind of sporting actions here. Not just GoPro kind of footage. To this, the Japanese electronic maker has bring about imaging prowess of the company’s RX series to the world of action cameras. Designated DSC-RX0, this tiny imaging device promised to deliver high-quality imaging in a compact and tough construction that is waterproof, shockproof and crush-proof.
Notables features of this tiny super action cam include 1.0-Type stacked 15.3 MP Exmor RS CMOS image sensor, BIONZ X image processor, ZEISS TessarT 24 mm F4 Fixed wide-angle lens with anti-distortion shutter speed of up to 1/32000 second and ability to shoot at up to 16fps, a range of creative video functionality including 40x Super Slow motion recording, Picture Profile (S-Log2), and 4K Clean HDMI Output, and multi-camera control for multi-view shooting either wirelessly or with wired connection. All the above are packed inside a go anywhere package measuring a super tiny 59 mm x 40.5 mm x 29.8 mm and weighs no more than 110g. But not surprisingly, all these does come with a princely sum of $699.99.
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