Sony Launches Cyber-shot RX 100 IV and RX 10 II in India


Sony has launched the Cyber-shot RX 100 IV and the RX 10 II compact cameras in India. Both cameras are said to be equipped with the world’s first stacked 1.0 type CMOS sensor with a DRAM memory chip, which enables the users to improve the readout speed by five times.

Both cameras are equipped with 20MP sensors and are capable of shooting 4K videos of up to 29 minutes. In addition, the RX 100 IV and RX 10 II offer continuous shooting speeds of 16fps and 14fps. Also, both these cameras feature a 40x super slow motion video capture at up to 960fps and an ultra-fast anti-distortion shutter with a maximum speed of 1/32000sec.

Sony Cyber-shot RX 100 IV and Sony Cyber-shot RX10 II

Sony Cyber-shot RX 100 IV and Sony Cyber-shot RX10 II

Both the cameras allow the capture of 16.8MP still images during 4K video recording. Other key features of these two cameras include a new 2.35 million dot XGA OLED viewfinder, built-in WiFi and NFC.

However, there are some specifications in both the cameras that are different from each other: the RX 100 IV features f/1.8-2.8 aperture while the RX 10 II features f/2.8 aperture; the RX 100 IV has focal length of 24-70mm while the RX 10 II has 24-200mm; the RX 100 IV comes with a 2.9x optical zoom and the RX 10 II is equipped with a 8.3x optical zoom; the RX 100 IV is not compatible to an external flash, but in RX 10 II multi-interface shoe can be used. Measuring 102 x 58 x 41mm, the RX 100 IV weighs 298 grams and the 813 grams RX 10 II has dimensions measuring 129 x 88 x 102mm.

The Sony Cyber-shot RX100 IV and Cyber-shot RX10 II are priced at Rs. 69,990 and Rs. 94,990 respectively and are available through the company owned outlets and brand stores.

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