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Sony Cybershot DSC-RX10 II Digital Camera

Bridge Camera 20.2MP 8.3x Jan 2016
Camera Type Megapixel Optical Zoom Image Stabilizer Release Date
Sony has good reviews for its digital cameras
Supports video recording
Does not have a GPS (satellite)

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Sony Has Good Reviews for Its Digital Cameras

We checked 23,306 expert and user reviews (including 7,110 verified purchases) for Sony cameras and found that on average Sony has good reviews compared to other manufacturers. We also found that Sony has good reviews specifically for its high megapixel cameras. 92% of those that bought a Sony digital camera would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


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Released Over a Year Ago

It was January 2016 when this digital camera was released.


Camera

Does Not Have a GPS (satellite)

The Sony Cybershot DSC-RX10 II does not have a GPS (satellite), although this is within the context that most of the other cameras that were released around the same time as this camera also do not have a GPS (satellite).

It is worth considering other digital cameras which also have a GPS (satellite) including the Nikon D610 (£832.99) which is also higher rated.

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Video

Supports Video Recording

The Sony Cybershot DSC-RX10 II supports video recording. Most of the other cameras of this type and age also support video recording.

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Supports Full HD Video

supports Full HD video

The Cybershot DSC-RX10 II supports Full HD video, as do most of the other digital cameras that came out more than a year ago.

It may also be worth considering one of the other digital cameras which support Full HD video currently available including because of their better review scores, the Sony Alpha A7R II, or the Canon SL1.

Other cameras which also support Full HD video that you might want to look at include the Sony DSC-RX10M II.

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3840 X 2160 Pixels Video Resolution

The highest video resolution supported by the Cybershot DSC-RX10 II is 3840 x 2160 pixels. That's over nine times the video resolution of the most common video resolutions of 1280 x 720 pixels (which is also supported by this digital camera). In addition, this Sony digital camera supports a video resolutions of 1920 x 1080 pixels. A video resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels is equivalent to 4K Ultra HD video. This has four times the detail of Full HD video.

This camera's video resolution (3840 x 2160 pixels) is actually the best supported video resolution amongst all digital cameras of a similar spec and age to this camera.

The worst supported video resolution across comparable types of camera is 320 x 240 pixels.

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3840 X 2160 Pixels Video Resolution

The Cybershot DSC-RX10 II has a maximum video resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels. That's over four times the video resolution of a 1920 x 1080 pixels digital camera, which is the most frequently found video resolution.

This digital camera's video resolution (3840 x 2160 pixels) is actually the best video resolution across all high megapixel cameras that are a comparable age to this digital camera.

Across comparable types of digital camera the worst video resolution is 1280 x 720 pixels.

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Lens System

Fairly Big Digital Zoom

With a digital zoom of 33 times zoom factor, the Sony Cybershot DSC-RX10 II has one of the bigger digital zooms amongst cameras of this age. The average digital zoom of digital cameras that came out more than a year ago is 12x, and the digital zooms range from 2x to 80x.

Alternative 33x digital zoom digital cameras currently available which you might want to consider include because of its better review score, the Sony RX10 II (£1,029).

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Average Optical Zoom

At 8.3 times zoom factor, the Cybershot DSC-RX10 II has a relatively average optical zoom compared to most of the other cameras of a similar age and type to this camera.

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Display

Average Display Diagonal

At 3 inches, the Cybershot DSC-RX10 II has a pretty standard display diagonal compared to most of the other cameras of a similar age and type to this camera.

Other 3" screen cameras currently available which you might want to consider include the Alpha A7 II (£399), or the Alpha A7R II both from Sony or the Samsung NX1 which all of have better reviews.

Digital cameras with a larger display diagonal that might be worth considering include the Nikon D610 (£832.99) (3.2") which also has a higher rating.

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Has a Vari-Angle LCD Display

The Sony Cybershot DSC-RX10 II has a vari-angle LCD display, as do most of the other high megapixel cameras that have been on the market for more than a year.

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Fairly High Display Resolution (numeric)

At 1,228,800 pixel, the Cybershot DSC-RX10 II has a quite high display resolution (numeric) compared to most of the other digital cameras of this type and age. Across all the comparable spec digital cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as this camera the display resolutions (numeric) range from 20 pixels to 1,300,000 pixels.

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Picture Quality

Has an Image Stabilizer

The Cybershot DSC-RX10 II has an image stabilizer. Most of the other digital cameras of a comparable spec and age to this digital camera also have an image stabilizer.

We compared all the other digital cameras with an image stabilizer to this camera and we think the RX10 II (£1,029), and the Alpha A7R II both from Sony which and both of have better reviews are also worth considering.

We compared this digital camera to all the other digital cameras with an image stabilizer and we think the Sony DSC-RX10M II is also worth considering.

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5472 X 3080 Still Image Resolution

The Cybershot DSC-RX10 II has a higher still image resolution than most high megapixel cameras that have been on the market for more than a year. This camera has a 5472 x 3080 still image resolution(s), whereas most digital cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as it have a 640 x 480 still image resolution(s). In addition, this digital camera have a still image resolution(s) of 3648 x 2056 and 2720 x 1528. Across all digital cameras of this age and spec the best still image resolution is 6000 x 4000 and the worst is 480 x 480.

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5472 X 3648 Pixels Image Resolution

The Cybershot DSC-RX10 II has a 5472 x 3648 pixels maximum image resolution which is higher than the 5152 x 3864 pixels maximum image resolution found on most cameras of this spec and age. The best image resolution of all digital cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as this digital camera is 6000 x 4000 pixels and the worst is 5184 x 3456 pixels.

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20.2 Megapixels Megapixel

This is a 20.2 megapixels digital camera.

If you are looking for a digital camera with a higher megapixel then you might want to consider the Olympus PEN-F (20.3MP and higher rated); or the Olympus Olympus Pen F (20.3MP and cheaper), or the Sony ILCE-7K (24.3MP and cheaper).

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Ports & Interfaces

Has a Microphone in

The Sony Cybershot DSC-RX10 II has a microphone in, as do most of the other comparable spec cameras that have been available for more than a year.

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Has a Headphone Outputs

The Cybershot DSC-RX10 II has a headphone outputs, as do most of the other digital cameras of a similar age and type to this digital camera.

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Has an HDMI

The Sony Cybershot DSC-RX10 II has an HDMI, as do most of the other similar spec cameras that have been around for more than a year.

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Packaging Content

Has an AC Adapter Included

The Cybershot DSC-RX10 II has an AC adapter included. Most of the other cameras of this spec and age also have an AC adapter included.

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Has a Batteries Included

The Cybershot DSC-RX10 II has a batteries included. Most of the other similar spec cameras that have been on the market for more than a year also have a batteries included.

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Audio

Has a Built-In Microphone

The Sony Cybershot DSC-RX10 II has a built-in microphone, as do most of the other comparable spec digital cameras that were released around the same time as this digital camera.

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Light Exposure

Supports Twenty-Three ISO Sensitivities

The number of ISO speeds supported by the Sony Cybershot DSC-RX10 II is more than most similar spec digital cameras that have been available for around the same time as it. This camera supports a 100 ISO sensitivity, which is the most frequently supported ISO sensitivity supported by comparable spec cameras that were launched more than a year ago. The ISO sensitivities "125", "160", "200", "250", "320", "400", "500", "640", "800", "1000", "1250", "1600", "2000", "2500", "3200", "4000", "5000", "6400", "8000", "10000", "12800" and "25600" are also supported by this Sony digital camera.

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Weight & Dimensions

Heavy

The Cybershot DSC-RX10 II is one of the heavier digital cameras of this spec and age (770 grams) amongst cameras of this age. High megapixel cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as this digital camera have weights of between 110g and 1.3kg, and the average weight is 410g.

If you don't mind having a heavier weight then you might want to consider the Sony Alpha A7R II (582g and higher rated), or the Nikon D750 (750g and higher rated).

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers sony asondscrx10m2blcjrxeb, sony asondscrx10m2bbattk1, sony dscrx10m2bk1
Barcodes 00616639712292, 00646791369805

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