Sony RX0 — 700-dollar action camera with inch CMOS sensor Exmor RS
Last year Sony unveiled its action Cam FDR-X3000, which, in the opinion of many, the head has surpassed all competitors. Now many bloggers on YouTube shooting it on this camera.
This device has identified the presence of optical stabilization and the ability to shoot video in 4K with a bitrate of 100 Mbps. the Camera is equipped with a 12-megapixel sensor optical format F/2.5. This Sony seemed a little on IFA 2017, the Japanese brought in, apparently, the world’s first action camera with a inch sensor.
Yes, the model with laconic name RX0 is the Exmor RS CMOS sensor optical format 1 inch resolution of 15.3 MP. Moreover, the sensor is the latest model and has its own DRAM memory. Among other things, this allows the camera to shoot at a rate of 1000 K/s.
Moreover, there is a Zeiss Tessar T lens with six lenses (24mm, F/4.0). For image processing corresponds Bionz X.
In the end, the camera can shoot 1080p videos at 240 fps. of Course, there is the possibility of shooting in 4K, but Sony did not specify details. But talking about the ability to do 16 pictures per second in RAW format. The ISO value varies 125-12800, and the minimum shutter speed equal to 1/32000 s.
In contrast to FDR-X3000, RX0 initially protected water (IPx8), and when using the case MPK-HSR1 camera can withstand immersion to a depth of 100 m. there is Also the protection according to MIL-STD810G.
Autonomy, unfortunately, is not happy. When shooting video, you can expect up to one hour of work. Storage use microSD cards. Also noteworthy is the display diagonal of 1.5 inches.
Sony says that the camera can be used in conjunction with drones, as well as in the array of multiple such cameras to create video VR.
Dimensions of new items are 59 x 40.5 x 29.8 mm and weight 110 g. the cost of the camera $ 700.