Have you ever imagined taking full-frame digital photography with a palm-sized compact camera? Wake up now, and take a look at the latest announcement from Sony. Yes you’re right, the company is readying the new Sony Cyber-shot® DSC-RX1 digital camera that packs an advanced 35mm full-frame 24.3 MP Exmor® CMOS sensor. But do not expect the price is comparable with avarage APS-C compact cameras, As Sony has set this new category at $2800.
Secheduled to hit the shelves near you in November, this compact digital full frame camera comes equipped with a Carl Zeiss T*t 35mm f/2.0 fixed lens, 9-bladed circular aperture. Measuring approximately 4.5 inches wide by 3 inches tall and weighing just over a pound, DSC-RX1 boasts ISO 100 – 25600 sesitivity. Other highlights: BIONZ® processing engine; a full range of manual control modes; and ability to capture Full HD movie footage at a choice of 60p or 24p (progressive) frame rates.