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Sony Cyber-shot RX100 Digital Camera Review

Sony's high-end RX100 has been hailed as the best compact digital camera of all time.

$649.99 MSRP
8.6 score Tested by Experts
# of point & shoot cameras Product Score This graph shows the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100’s score compared to other point & shoot cameras we tested.
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Introduction

The Sony RX100 needs no introduction. This powerful point-and-shoot has already received its fair share of positive press, having been declared the best compact of the year by some, the best compact of all time by others. Featuring a giant 1-inch sensor and an f/1.8 Zeiss lens, the camera certainly looks good on paper. Add to that the rotating manual control ring plus a menu system modeled after Sony SLRs, and we've got one very promising product.

Comparable Products

Before you buy the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100, take a look at these other point & shoot cameras.

Sections

  1. Introduction
  2. Product Tour
  3. Hardware
  4. Photo Gallery
  5. Image Quality
  6. Sharpness
  7. Color
  8. Noise Reduction
  9. Dynamic Range
  10. Low Light
  11. Distortion
  12. Video
  13. Usability
  14. Ease of Use
  15. Handling
  16. Controls
  17. Speed
  18. Features
  19. Video Features
  20. Conclusion

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