- 20.1 megapixel, 1" EXMOR RS CMOS Sensor
- Zeiss Vario-Sonnar T* 8.8-25.7mm f/1.8-2.8 Lens
- 2.9x optical zoom
- Ultra HD 4K video recording
- Anti-Distortion Shutter of up to 1/32,000 seconds
- Continuous shooting of up to 16 fps
- 2359k-dot OLED Tru-Finder Electronic Viewfinder
- 3", 1229k-dot tiltable TFT LCD screen
- 80-12800 ISO range
- Super Slow motion
- Custom button
- Wi-Fi and NFC connectivity
- Works with iMovie and Final Cut Pro X
- 12 Months Genuine Warranty with Sony Australia
Fast is an understatement with the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 IV. It reduces image blur via an Anti-Distortion Shutter of up to 1/32,000 seconds which makes continuous shooting of up to 16 fps possible. Likewise, it can freeze movements via its Super Slow motion feature. But beyond speed or the lack of it, this Sony compact digital camera has a lot more to offer. Superb image quality and Ultra HD 4K video recording is upheld by the combination of the 20.1 megapixel, 1" EXMOR RS CMOS Sensor and the Zeiss Vario-Sonnar T* 8.8-25.7mm f/1.8-2.8 Lens with 2.9x optical zoom. Meanwhile, the 2359k-dot OLED Tru-Finder Electronic Viewfinder is there for precise framing and image composition. Regardless of the intensity of natural light, the DSC-RX100 IV performs well due to its wide 80-12800 ISO range. Quick settings can be optimized through the Custom button while online sharing and wireless control is allowed by Wi-Fi and NFC connectivity. The Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 IV is equipped with a 3", 1229k-dot tiltable TFT LCD screen and it works with iMovie and Final Cut Pro X.
Product Features in Detail
ZEISS® Vario-Sonnar® T* lens for high depiction
Large-diameter ZEISS® Vario-Sonnar® T* 24-70 mm F1.8-2.8 lens allows wide-angle shooting out to 24 mm. Maximum aperture of F2.8 brightness at the telephoto end enables shooting images without camera shake and subject motion blur and capturing photos (such as portraits) with beautiful background defocusing. ZEISS® T* coating reduces ghost and flare.
20.1MP (effective) 1.0-type Exmor RS® CMOS sensor
The world’s first 1.0-type stacked CMOS image sensor with DRAM chip enables up to 40x super slow motion and up to 1/32,000 super-high-speed shutter beyond human perception. The extended circuit features higher signal processing capacity and more than five times faster high-speed readout than conventional models.
BIONZ X™ for superior detail and texture
Digital cameras convert light captured by their sensor into digital images. Since the engine that powers conversion is as important as your lens and sensor, the RX100 IV features the high-speed BIONZ X™ processor for more natural details, more realistic images, richer tonal gradations, and lower noise while shooting photos and movies.
Up to 16fps continuous shooting with reduced blackout
Thanks to the new super-high-speed image sensor—and despite its 20.1MP high pixel count—the camera features accelerated readout speed that helps achieve continuous shooting up to 16fps. This lets you capture moments of fleeting beauty or facial expressions.
Super slow motion at maximum of 40x
Using the mode dial to select HFR, it’s easy to create super slow motion movies containing split-second moments of action. Choose shooting frame rates of 960/1,000fps, 480/500fps, or 240/250fps (NTSC/PAL), for the speed of a moving subject. Image quality is nearly Full HD at 240/250fps, and HD at 480/500fps in Quality Priority mode. The end trigger mode also enables you to capture 2 or 4 seconds before the MOVIE button is pressed, letting you capture the decisive moment.
1/32,000 sec. Anti-Distortion Shutter
Up to 1/32,000 sec. Anti-Distortion Shutter works to minimize image distortion caused by the rolling shutter phenomenon. The extraordinarily fast shutter speed also allows you to produce photos with background defocusing using a large aperture setting even under extremely bright conditions at a maximum of EV19.
Control ring for advanced photography
Convenient lens-mounted control ring allows you to operate pro-style manual control such as selecting shutter speed, aperture, and more for added creative command—another feature making this camera an ideal choice for serious photographers.
180˚ tiltable LCD screen for flexible composition
High-resolution 3.0-type screen with tilt capability is perfect for taking selfies and framing of otherwise impossible overhead or low-angle shots. You can use it in high/low shooting positions for greater flexibility in capturing creative compositions.
Bright XGA OLED Tru-Finder™ for inspired shooting
High-contrast retractable electronic viewfinder (EVF) delivers high resolution equivalent to 2,359k dots. Stunning resolution and self-illumination allow display of subtlest details for precise composition. EVF eyepiece optics are treated with ZEISS® T* coating to reduce unwanted reflections for clear corner-to-corner visibility.
Rapid AF response to capture decisive moments
The camera adopts Fast Intelligent AF featuring high-speed, highly accurate contrast-detection autofocus. Improved from the AF system used in α7 series, it achieves focus by minimizing wasted lens motion, predicting AF range, and accelerating lens drive, thereby improving response so you can capture even more fleeting moments.
Connect to smartphones and tablets with one touch
Instantly transfer a photo or movie to your Android™ smartphone or tablet by simply touching it with the camera—using downloadable PlayMemories Mobile and built-in Wi-Fi® and NFC™ (Near Field Communication). One touch can also activate Smart Remote Embedded, for remote control of the camera from a mobile device and movie recording start/stop.
Direct 4K movie recording via camera alone
The RX100 IV can record high-precision 4K movie data. Moreover, stunning high-precision 4K images with suppressed moiré and jaggies can be delivered via data readout without pixel binning or line skipping.
Shoot almost anywhere with wide ISO sensitivity
Sensitivity extends right up to ISO 12,800, for crisper images in extremely low light. Let Auto ISO mode determine the most appropriate setting automatically, or manually expand sensitivity as low as ISO 80. The camera also allows you to set up lower limit shutter speed at time of Auto ISO setting.
Custom button creative convenience
The custom (C) button allows you to program one of over 40 possible functions to best adapt the camera’s capabilities to your shooting style. By assigning a frequently used function or a preferred setting to this button, you can call it up promptly. You’ll gain handy fingertip access to your selection—for faster, more intuitive camera operation.
Support for PlayMemories Camera Apps (PMCA)
Enjoy a camera that gains functionality with time. Choose from the growing range of PlayMemories Camera Apps for remote control, picture and video effects, and much more. Installation is simple using your PC or the camera's own Wi-Fi connection. Note: Services availability depends on region.
Dual Rec still shooting during movie recording
Shoot still images of 17MP while recording a movie. The camera enables you to capture impressive high-quality stills even if movie-shooting. New Auto Dual Rec release function lets the camera automatically take photos during movie recording. Select frequency of Auto Dual Rec release from high/standard/low settings.
This function that boosts image brightness, for example, can be assigned to a customizable button for easy access when shooting a starry sky or other dark scene.
Various shutter functions now enhanced
Shutter-related functions have been improved. For example, the self-timer function now supports bracket shooting, so you can use this valuable feature even in situations when you can’t release the shutter yourself. The number of exposure bracket shots is expanded to nine.
Choose pro-quality XAVC S or AVCHD movie recording
Especially for serious videographers, XAVC S format provides low compression for high-quality movie expression and minimal noise even in scenes full of movement. You also have AVCHD format for easy editing and sharing. This camera uses 4K codec supporting 4K movie recording at up to 100 Mbps and additionally enables Full HD image recording.
Lock-on AF for enhanced photo opportunities
Simply press the shutter button halfway to activate Lock-on AF. It automatically adjusts the AF target frame size to match the subject size, improve tracking performance, and take full advantage of every photo opportunity.
MF Assist and Peaking functions for focus refinement
These features help you fine-tune the focus as you desire. Manual Focus (MF) Assist magnifies the area you are focusing on to enable more precise adjustment, while Peaking highlights the sharpest or most in-focus area with your choice of color to help determine whether further focusing adjustment is required.
Remote Camera Control supported
When the camera is connected to a computer, you can use Remote Camera Control to take pictures or change settings on the camera from the computer connected via USB port. All you need is to download the Remote Camera Control application of a version that supports your PC.
Diverse movie functions supporting pro-style usage
Various available movie functions include Picture Profile (that determines the character of movies by changing basic parameters like chromogenic effects and gradation adjustment), S-Log2 gamma (that extends the dynamic range of recording to reduce occurrence of blown-out highlights and black crush), TC/UB, Rec Control, Dual Video Recording, etc.
Supported in Capture One Express (for Sony)
Capture One Express (for Sony) is one of the world's best RAW converters, rendering precise colors and incredible detail. It contains flexible digital asset management, all the essential adjustment tools, and fast, responsive performance in one customizable and integrated solution. * Please direct all inquiries on purchase, usage, and support on Capture One solutions to Phase One.
SENSOR SENSOR TYPE 1.0 in type (13.2 x 8.8 mm) Exmor R® CMOS sensor, aspect ratio 3:2 NUMBER OF PIXELS (EFFECTIVE) 20.1MP LENS LENS TYPE ZEISS® Vario-Sonnar® T* Lens F-NUMBER (MAXIMUM APERTURE) F1.8 (W) – 2.8 (T) ND FILTER Auto / On (3 steps) / Off FOCAL LENGTH (F=) Focal Length (f=) 35mm format equivalent [Still Image 3:2] f= 24-70 mm [Still Image 16:9] f= 26-76 mm [Still Image 4:3] f= 25-73 mm [Still Image 1:1] f= 30.5-89 mm [Movie 16:9] f = 25.5-74 mm (SteadyShot Standard), f = 30-86 mm (SteadyShot Active), f = 33.5-95 mm (SteadyShot Intelligent Active) [Movie 4K 16:9] f = 28-80 mm (SteadyShot Standard), [HFR 960 fps] f = 42-118 mm (Quality Priority), f = 60-170 mm (Shoot Time Priority) [HFR 480fps] f=28-80 mm (Quality Priority), f=42-118 mm (Shoot Time Priority) [HFR 240 fps] f = 26-75 mm (Quality Priority), f = 28-80 mm (Shoot Time Priority) FOCUS RANGE (FROM THE FRONT OF THE LENS) iAuto: AF (W: Approx. 5cm (0.17 ft.) to Infinity, T: Approx. 30cm (0.99 ft.) to Infinity) / Program Auto: AF (W: Approx. 5cm (0.17 ft.) to Infinity, T: Approx.30cm (0.99 ft.) to Infinity) OPTICAL ZOOM 2.9x DIGITAL ZOOM (STILL IMAGE) Up to 11x CLEAR IMAGE ZOOM (STILL IMAGE) Still Image: 20M Approx. 5.8x / 10M Approx. 8.2x / 5.0M Approx. 11x / VGA Approx. 44x DIGITAL ZOOM (MOVIE) 11x SCREEN SCREEN TYPE 2.95 in (3.0 type) (4:3) / 1,228,800 dots / Xtra Fine / TFT LCD BRIGHTNESS CONTROL Manual (5 steps)/Sunny Weather ADJUSTABLE ANGLE Up: approx. 180 degrees, down: approx. 45 degrees VIEWFINDER VIEWFINDER 0.39-type electronic viewfinder (OLED) CAMERA IMAGE PROCESSING ENGINE BIONZ® STEADYSHOT [Still Image] Optical [Movie] Intelligent Active Mode, Optical type with electronic compensation (Anti Rolling type) FOCUS MODE Single-shot AF, Continuous AF, DMF, Manual Focus LOCK ON AF Yes LIGHT METERING MODE Multi Pattern;Center Weighted;Spot EXPOSURE COMPENSATION +/- 3.0EV, 1/3EV step ISO SENSITIVITY (STILL IMAGE)(RECOMMENDED EXPOSURE INDEX) Auto (ISO 125-12800, selectable with upper/ lower limit), 125 / 160 / 200 / 250 / 320 / 400 / 500 / 640 / 800 / 1000 / 1250 / 1600 / 2000 / 2500 / 3200 / 4000 / 5000 / 6400 / 8000 / 10000 / 12800 (Extendable to ISO80/100), Multi Frame NR: Auto (ISO 125-12800), 200 / 400 / 800 / 1600 / 3200 / 6400 / 12800 / 25600 ISO SENSITIVITY (MOVIE) Auto (ISO 125-ISO 12800, selectable with upper/lower limit), 125 / 160 / 200 / 250 / 320 / 400 / 500 / 640 / 800 / 1000 / 1250 / 1600 / 2000 / 2500 / 3200 / 4000 / 5000 / 6400 / 8000 / 10000 / 12800 MINIMUM ILLUMINATION (MOVIE) Auto: 1.2 lux (Shutter Speed 1/30") WHITE BALANCE MODES Auto;Daylight;Shade;Cloudy;Incandescent;Fluor.: Warm White;Fluor.: Cool White;Fluor.: Day White;Fluor.: Daylight;Flash;C.Temp./Filter;Custom SHUTTER SPEED iAuto(4" - 1/2000) / Program Auto(30" - 1/2000) / Manual(Bulb, 30" - 1/2000) / Aperture Priority(30" - 1/2000) / Shutter Priority(30" - 1/2000) ELECTRONIC SHUTTER iAuto (4" - 1/32000) / Program Auto(30" - 1/32000) / Manual (30" - 1/32000) / Aperture Priority (30" - 1/32000) / Shutter Priority (30" - 1/32000) NOISE REDUCTION Long exposure NR: On / Off, available of shutter speeds longer than 1/3 sec. High ISO NR: Normal / Low / Off SHOOTING MODE Intelligent Auto/Superior Auto;Program Auto;Aperture Priority;Shutter Speed Priority;Manual Exposure;MR(Memory Recall) 1,2,3;Movie Mode(Program Auto, Aperture Priority, Shutter Speed Priority, Manual Exposure);HFR Mode(Program Auto, Aperture Priority, Shutter Speed Priority, Manual Exposure);Panorama;Scene Selection SCENE SELECTION Portrait;Sports Action;Macro;Landscape;Sunset;Night Scene;Handheld Twilight;Night Portrait;Anti Motion Blur;Pet Mode;Gourmet;Fireworks;High Sensitivity CONTINUOUS SHOOTING SPEED (MAXIMUM) (WITH MAX. RECORDING PIXELS) Speed Priority Continuous Shooting: approx. 16 fps, Continuous Shooting: approx. 5.5 fps SELF-TIMER 10sec. / 5sec. / 2sec. / 3 or 5 consecutive shots with 10sec. 5sec. or 2sec. delay selectable / Bracketing shots with 10sec. 5sec. or 2sec. delay selectable PANORAMA (SHOOTING) Sweep Panorama PICTURE EFFECT [Still Image] Toy Camera, Pop Colour, Posterisation, Retro Photo, Soft High-key, Partial Colour, High Contrast Mono., Soft Focus, HDR Painting, Rich-tone Monochrome, Miniature, Watercolour, Illustration [Movie] Toy camera, Pop Colour, Posterisation, Retro Photo, Soft High-key, Partial Colour, High Contrast Mono. PICTURE PROFILE Off/PP1-PP7 (Black Level, Gamma (Movie, Still, Cine1-2, ITU709, ITU709 [800%], S-Log2), Black Gamma, Knee, Color Mode, Color Level, Color Phase, Color Depth, Detail, Copy, Reset) AUTO IMAGE ROTATION Yes FOCUS TYPE Contrast Detection AF MINIMUM ILLUMINATION Movie: Auto:1.2lux(Shutter Speed 1/30) EXPOSURE CONTROL Yes BUILT-IN FLASH RED-EYE CORRECTION On / Off FLASH FLASH MODE Auto / Flash On / Slow Synchro / Rear Sync / Flash Off FLASH TYPE Built-in, manual pop-up AF ILLUMINATOR Auto / Off BRACKETING Yes FLASH RANGE ISO Auto: Approx.0.4m to 10.2m (W) / Approx. 0.4m to 6.5m (T), ISO12800: up to Approx. 20.4m (W) / Approx. 13.0m (T) RECORDING COMPATIBLE RECORDING MEDIA Memory Stick Duo;Memory Stick PRO Duo;Memory Stick PRO Duo(High Speed);Memory Stick PRO-HG Duo;Memory Stick Micro ;Memory Stick XC-HG Duo;Memory Stick Micro (Mark2);SD Memory Card;SDHC Memory Card(UHS-I);SDXC Memory Card(UHS-I);microSD Memory Card ;microSDHC Memory Card ;microSDXC Memory Card RECORDING FORMAT Still Image: JPEG ( DCF Ver 2.0, Exif Ver 2.3, MPF Baseline compliant), RAW (Sony ARW 2.3 format);Movie: XAVG S, AVCHD format Ver.2.0 compatible MP4 STILL IMAGE NUMBER OF RECORDED PIXELS (IMAGE SIZE) [16:9] 17M (5,472x3,080) / 7.5M (3,648x2,056) / 4.2M (2,720x1,528) MOVIE RECORDING MODE (NTSC) NTSC/PAL Selector: [PAL] mode AVCHD: 28M PS (1920 x 1080/50p) / 24M FX (1920 x 1080/50i) / 17M FH (1920 x 1080/50i) / 24M FX (1920 x 1080/25p) / 17M FH (1920 x 1080/25p), XAVC S 4K: 25p 100M (3840 x 2160/25p) / 25p 60M (3840 x 2160/25p), XAVC S HD:50p 50M (1920 x 1080/50p) / 25p 50M (1920 x 1080/25p) / 100p 100M (1920 x 1080/100p) / 100p 60M (1920 x 1080/100p), MP4: 28M (1920 x 1080/50p) / 16M (1920 x 1080/25p) / 6M (1280 x 720/25p) [NTSC] mode AVCHD: 28M PS (1920 x 1080/60p) / 24M FX (1920 x 1080/60i) / 17M FH (1920 x 1080/60i) / 24M FX (1920 x 1080/24p) / 17M FH (1920 x 1080/24p), XAVC S 4K: 30p 100M (3840 x 2160/30p) / 30p 60M (3840 x 2160/30p) / 24p 100M (3840 x 2160/24p) / 24p 60M (3840 x 2160/24p), XAVC S HD:60p 50M (1920 x 1080/60p) / 30p 50M (1920 x 1080/30p) / 24p 50M (1920 x 1080/24p) / 120p 100M (1920 x 1080/120p) / 120p 60M (1920 x 1080/120p), MP4: 28M (1920 x 1080/60p) / 16M (1920 x 1080/30p) / 6M (1280 x 720/30p) Sensor Readout Number of effective pixels: Quality Priority: 240fps/250fps (1824 x 1026), 480fps/500fps (1676 x 566), 960fps/1000fps (1136 x 384)/ Shoot Time Priority: 240fps/250fps (1676 x 566), 480fps/500fps (1136 x 384), 960fps/1000fps (800 x 270) MOVIE RECORDING MODE (PAL) [PAL] mode AVCHD: 28M PS(1,920x1,080/50p) / 24M FX(1,920x1,080/50i) / 17M FH(1,920x1,080/50i) / 24M FX(1,920x1,080/25p) / 17M FH(1,920x1,080/25p), XAVC S 4K: 25p 100M(3,840x2,160/25p) / 25p 60M(3,840x2,160/25p), XAVC S HD:50p 50M(1,920x1,080/50p) / 25p 50M(1,920x1,080/25p) / 100p 100M(1,920x1,080/100p) / 100p 60M(1,920x1,080/100p), MP4: 28M(1,920x1,080/50p) / 16M(1,920x1,080/25p) / 6M(1,280x720/25p) HFR NTSC/PAL Selector: [NTSC] mode XAVC S HD: 60p 50M (1920 x 1080/240 fps), 60p 50M (1920 x 1080/480 fps), 60p 50M (1920 x 1080/960 fps) / 30p 50M (1920 x 1080/240 fps), 30p 50M (1920 x 1080/480 fps), 30p 50M (1920 x 1080/960 fps) / 24p 50M (1920 x 1080/240 fps), 24p 50M (1920 x 1080/480 fps), 24p 50M (1920 x 1080/960 fps), NTSC/PAL Selector: [PAL] mode XAVC S HD: 50p 50M (1920 x 1080/250 fps), 50p 50M (1920 x 1080/500 fps), 50p 50M (1920 x 1080/1000 fps) / 25p 50M (1920 x 1080/250 fps), 25p 50M (1920 x 1080/500 fps), 25p 50M (1920 x 1080/1000 fps) STILL IMAGE RESOLUTION 3:2mode:20M(5,472×3,648) / 10M(3,888×2,592) / 5M(2,736×1,824),4:3mode:18M(4,864×3,648) / 10M(3,648×2,736) / 5M(2,592×1,944) / VGA,16:9mode:17M(5,472×3,080) / 7.5M(3,648×2,056) / 4.2M(2,720×1,528),1:1mode:13M(3,648×3,648) / 6.5M(2,544×2,544) / 3.7M(1,920×1,920) ,Sweep Panorama:Wide(12,416×1,856/5,536×2,160),Standard(8,192×1,856/3,872×2,160) INTERFACE INPUT AND OUTPUT TERMINALS Hi-Speed USB (USB 2.0), Micro HDMI, Multi/Micro USB Terminal NFC One-touch remote, One-touch sharing WIRELESS CAPABILITIES NFC forum Type 3 Tag compatible, [NFC] NFC forum Type 3 Tag compatible, One-touch remote, One-touch sharing, [Wi-Fi] Yes (IEEE802.11 b/g/n (2.4 GHz band) POWER BATTERY SYSTEM NP-BX1 POWER CONSUMPTION (CAMERA MODE) Approx. 1.9W with LCD monitor and approx. 2.3W with viewfinder(CIPA standard) USB CHARGE/USB POWER SUPPLY Yes (Shooting, Playback) BATTERY LIFE (STILL IMAGES) Still Images (CIPA):
Monitor: Approx. 280 / Approx. 140 min.
Viewfinder: Approx. 230 / Approx. 115min;
Movies (actual shooting) :
Monitor: Approx. 45 min.
Viewfinder: Approx. 45 min. (In [MP4 28M] mode, max. continuous shooting time is approx. 20 min. and max. file size is 4 GB); Movies (continuous shooting) 7 Monitor: Approx. 80 min. Viewfinder: Approx. 85 min. (In [MP4 28M] mode, max. continuous shooting time is approx. 20 min. and max. file size is 4 GB)
SUPPLIED BATTERY Rechargeable Battery Pack NP-BX1 OTHERS PHOTO CREATIVITY Yes SHOOTING FUNCTIONS Eye AF;Face Detection;Face Registration;Still Image Recording (during movie recording);Smile shutter;Grid Line;Quick Navi;Digital Level Gauge (pitch and roll);WB Bracket;DRO Bracketing;MF Assist;Peaking;Zebra;Marker Display;Micref Level;Step Zoom / Quick Zoom;Self-portrait timer;TC/UB;Photographer Name & Copyright;ISO Auto Minimum Shutter Speed;PC Remote Control PLAYBACK FUNCTIONS BRAVIA Sync(Control for HDMI);9/25-frame index view;Auto Orientation;Slide Show;Forward/Rewind (Movie);Delete;Protect;Motion Shot Video;Beatuty Effect;TRILUMINOS Colour;4K image output INDEX PLAYBACK 9 / 25 images PLAYBACK ZOOM Depends on Image Size SIZE & WEIGHT DIMENSIONS (W X H X D) 10.16 x 5.8 x 4.1 cm WEIGHT (CIPA COMPLIANT) 271 g (body only), 298 g (with battery and media)
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- In the Box
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 IV
NP-BX1 Rechargeable Battery Pack
AC Adaptor AC-UB10C/UB10D
Micro USB Cable
12 Months Genuine Warranty with Sony Australia