cameras
  • Best of Year 2012
  • Editors' Choice
Expert Score
7.9

Sony Cyber-shot RX100 Digital Camera Review

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

August 27, 2012
Our editors review and recommend products to help you buy the stuff you need. If you make a purchase by clicking one of our links, we may earn a small share of the revenue. Our picks and opinions are independent from any business incentives.

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.

Our editors review and recommend products to help you buy the stuff you need. If you make a purchase by clicking one of our links, we may earn a small share of the revenue. Our picks and opinions are independent from any business incentives.

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
Our editors review and recommend products to help you buy the stuff you need. If you make a purchase by clicking one of our links, we may earn a small share of the revenue. Our picks and opinions are independent from any business incentives.
Advertisement - Continue Reading Below
Compare Prices
Our editors review and recommend products to help you buy the stuff you need. If you make a purchase by clicking one of our links, we may earn a small share of the revenue. Our picks and opinions are independent from any business incentives.
Advertisement - Continue Reading Below

What's Your Take?

All Comments