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RX10 II with 24-200 mm F2.8 Lens

Sony DSCRX10M2B

Features

  • The world's first 1.0"-type stacked CMOS image sensor with DRAM chip enables up to 40x super slow motion and up to 1/32000 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.
  • 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 RX10 II 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.
  • ZEISS® Vario-Sonnar® T* zoom lens provides a constant F2.8 large aperture throughout the 24-200 mm zooming range. Composed of 7 aspherical elements, this lens captures awesome close-ups and transforms movies and stills into works of art. Pro-style Manual Ring works as a zoom and aperture controller (with click sound on/off for silent operation), etc.
  • The RX10 II can record high-precision 4K movie data directly on a memory card inserted into the body while suppressing moiré and jaggies. A front-end LSI that handles mass volume data through full pixel readout at higher speed lets the camera suppress image distortion of moving subjects due to the rolling shutter phenomenon.

Quick Specs

  • Type: Digital
  • Style: Digital Still Camera
  • Energy Star Rated: No

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Zoom into worlds unknown.

Focus imagination anew on 4K super-realism.

Sony's acclaimed high-zooming RX10 II camera contains a remarkable advance in photo and movie possibilities-the world's first memory-attached 1.0-type stacked CMOS image sensor. Use it to create stunning 4K movies, up to 40x super slow motion, spectacular still images, and more. A new world of super-real photography emerges. Zoom in.


The world of superspeed shooting

Welcome to the awesome new world of superspeed shooting. Super slow motion-once primarily on pro cams. Thrilling fast-action images captured without distortion. Freedom to shoot in bright lighting conditions as never before. Enter the hidden realm of 1/32,000-second imagination. Wonders await you.




1.0-type stacked CMOS sensor with DRAM chip

Heart of super-high-speed shooting

World's first 1.0-type stacked CMOS sensor with DRAM chip

Image sensor breakthrough brings you cutting-edge new functions-including up to 40x super slow motion and Anti-Distortion Shutter-that used to be available only with pro-use gear.


Stacked structure with DRAM chip (memory) attached

Newly developed image sensor design

Stacked under [1] the pixel area, [2] Hi-speed signal processing circuit of the new Exmor® RS CMOS sensor is extended, and [3] DRAM chip (memory) is attached to buffer huge image data.


High-speed readout

Overwhelmingly fast

Thanks to the stacked structure and quickly buffering [3] DRAM chip (memory), the new Exmor® RS CMOS sensor realizes over 5x faster readout speed than conventional models.


Anti-Distortion Shutter

Minimized image distortion

Sensor's high readout speed-which enables the Anti-Distortion Shutter-greatly reduces image distortion (photo [1]) caused by the rolling shutter phenomenon (photo [2]).


High-precision 4K recording

Amaze your viewers, astonish yourself.

Enjoy high-precision 4K recording with minimized image distortion for super-real movies. Pro-grade XAVC S codec ensures beautiful footage with high bitrate recording, and full pixel readout without pixel binning achieves high-resolution results. You can capture astounding super-real movies with cinematic detail and clarity surpassing human vision.


Free your imagination.

View life anew at 40x super slow motion.

Catch what unfolds unseen before you. Once primarily on pro cams, extremely high-frame-rate (HFR) movie recording of up to 960fps produces super slow motion of momentary movements invisible to human eyes. This feature has various settings to suit active subjects, so you can make pro-style movies of a "hidden" universe of movement all around you.


Super-high-speed shooting

A world of wonder shot at 1/32,000 sec.

The super-fast Anti-Distortion Shutter of up to 1/32,000 sec. allows you to capture extremely fast motion without image distortion caused by rolling shutter.


Shoot freely in extremely bright conditions.

1/32,000 sec. super-high-speed shutter

The super-fast Anti-Distortion Shutter achieves wide-range shooting coverage up to EV19. You can shoot photos in extremely bright conditions, even with defocused backgrounds.


Fast Intelligent AF of up to 0.09 sec.

Rapid precise response to capture decisive moments

RX10 II adopts Fast Intelligent AF with high-speed, accurate contrast detection. Optimized effective matching between the lens and its controller achieves faster response.


Preeminent imagination

Powerful perspective for self-expression.

For every scene, for any shot, enjoy sharp results every time with a powerful ZEISS® Vario-Sonnar® T* lens with a constant F2.8 aperture throughout the zooming range. The exceptional clarity of the lens transforms your pictures into works of art.


Bright, clear, more precise

Indispensable feature for serious photographers

High-contrast OLED Tru-Finder has stunning resolution equivalent to 2,359k dots. Bright corner-to-corner visibility allows you to easily concentrate on shooting subjects.


Conventional yet sophisticated.

Designed to please pros and inspire enthusiasts.

Count on traditional pro-style control like a manually operated aperture ring. Find ingenuity in the body, including dust/moisture-resistance considered design. RX10 II unites anticipated and exceptional features to surpass your expectations.


Downloadable upgrades

PlayMemories Camera Apps make your camera smarter.

Add usability with key apps like Smart Remote Control (which enables remote shutter release), editing and effects apps, and work in tandem with a Wi-Fi®/NFC connection.

*Note: Service availability depends on region.


Works with iMovie and Final Cut Pro X

This product is compatible with Final Cut Pro X and iMovie.

Features

  • The world's first 1.0"-type stacked CMOS image sensor with DRAM chip enables up to 40x super slow motion and up to 1/32000 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.
  • 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 RX10 II 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.
  • ZEISS® Vario-Sonnar® T* zoom lens provides a constant F2.8 large aperture throughout the 24-200 mm zooming range. Composed of 7 aspherical elements, this lens captures awesome close-ups and transforms movies and stills into works of art. Pro-style Manual Ring works as a zoom and aperture controller (with click sound on/off for silent operation), etc.
  • The RX10 II can record high-precision 4K movie data directly on a memory card inserted into the body while suppressing moiré and jaggies. A front-end LSI that handles mass volume data through full pixel readout at higher speed lets the camera suppress image distortion of moving subjects due to the rolling shutter phenomenon.
  • 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 240/250 fps, and HD at 480/500 fps 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.
  • Up to 1/32000 s 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 EV 19 .
  • AF performance of the RX10 II reaches speeds as fast as 0.09 second . To help you capture momentary shutter opportunities without fail, the adaptable lens also provides the rapid, reliable Direct Drive Super Sonicwave Motor (SSM) for smooth and highly precise focus driving that works together with Fast Intelligent AF.
  • Thanks to the new super-high-speed image sensor-and despite its 20.2 MP high pixel count-the camera features accelerated readout speed that helps achieve continuous shooting up to 14fps . This lets you capture moments of fleeting beauty or facial expressions.
  • High-contrast electronic viewfinder (EVF) delivers high resolution equivalent to 2359k dots. Stunning resolution and self-illumination allow display of subtlest details for precise composition.
  • Count on pro-style control with a manual ring for manual operations and Multi Interface (MI) Shoe for future expandability with various accessories for advanced photographers. Solid magnesium-alloy chassis with dust/moisture-resistant design of all operating parts including dials and buttons is ideal for tough outdoor use.
  • Instantly transfer a photo or movie to your Android smartphone or tablet by simply touching it with the camera - using downloadable Imaging Edge 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Sensitivity extends right up to ISO 12800, 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.
  • The custom © 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 convenient fingertip access to your selection - for faster, more intuitive camera operation.
  • Shoot still images of 17 MP 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.
  • 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.
  • This function, which boosts image brightness for example, can be assigned to a customizable button for easy access when shooting a starry sky or other dark scene.
  • 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.
  • 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 taking full advantage of every photo opportunity.
  • 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.
  • Capture One Express (for Sony) is a free award-winning image editing software that provides high-end image quality RAW development, easy management of your image files, and powerful editing tools. Capture One Pro (for Sony) can be bought for even more editing tools and tethered shooting capability.
  • This product is compatible with Final Cut Pro X and iMovie.
  • Elevate your photography with Imaging Edge desktop applications. Use "Remote" to remotely control shooting; "Viewer" to quickly preview, rate, and select photos from large image libraries; and "Edit" to develop RAW data into high-quality photos for delivery. Get the best from Sony RAW files, and manage your productions more efficiently.
Sensor Type 1.0-type (13.2 mm x 8.8 mm) Exmor® RS CMOS sensor
Number of Pixels (Effective) 20.2 MP
Lens type ZEISS® Vario-Sonnar® T*, 14 elements in 11 groups (7 aspheric elements including AA lens)
F-number (Maximum Aperture) F2.8 constant
ND Filter Auto/On (3 steps)/Off
Focal length (f=) f = 8.8-73.3 mm
ANGLE OF VIEW (35 MM FORMAT EQUIVALENT) 84deg.-12deg.30min. (24-200mm )
Focus Range (From the Front of the Lens) AF (W: Approx. 3 cm to infinity, T: Approx. 25 cm to infinity)
Optical Zoom 8.3x (Optical Zoom during movie recording)
Clear Image Zoom (Still Image) 20M Approx. 16x/10M Approx. 23x/5M Approx. 33x/VGA Approx. 126x
Clear Image Zoom (Movie) 4K: Approx. 12x; HD: Approx. 16x
Digital Zoom (Still Image) 33x
Digital Zoom (Movie) 33x
Filter Diameter 62 mm
Screen Type 2.95" (3.0-type) (4:3)/1,228,800 dots/Xtra Fine/TFT LCD
Brightness Control Manual (5 steps)/Sunny Weather
Adjustable Angle Up: approx. 107 degrees; Down: approx. 42 degrees
Display Panel (On Top) Yes
Viewfinder 0.39-type electronic viewfinder (XGA OLED)
Image Processing Engine BIONZ X
STEADYSHOT (STILL IMAGE) Optical SteadyShot; [Still Image] Optical; [Movie] Intelligent Active Mode, Optical type with electronic compensation (Anti Rolling type)
Focus Type Contrast detection AF
Focus Mode Single-shot AF, Continuous AF, DMF, Manual Focus
Light Metering Mode Multi Pattern/Center-Weighted/Spot
Exposure Compensation +/- 3.0EV, 1/3EV step
ISO Sensitivity (Still Image)(Recommended Exposure Index) Auto: (ISO 100-12800, selectable with upper/lower limit), 100/125/160/200/250/320/400/500/640/800/1000/1250/1600/2000/2500/3200/4000/5000/6400/8000/10000/12800 (Extendable to ISO64/80); Multi-Frame NR: Auto (ISO 100-12800), 100/200/400/800/1600/3200/6400/12800/25600
ISO Sensitivity (Movie) Auto: (ISO100-12800, selectable with upper/lower limit), 100/125/160/200/250/320/400/500/640/800/1000/1250/1600/2000/2500/3200/4000/5000/6400/8000/10000/12800
Minimum Illumination (Movie) Auto: 3.0 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
WB Micro Adjustment G7-M7, A7-B7
Shutter Speed Shutter Speed iAuto (4"-1/3200*)/Program Auto (30"-1/3200*)/Manual Exposure (Bulb, 30"-1/3200*)/Aperture Priority (30"-1/3200*)/Shutter Priority (30"-1/3200*) *At F8 or greater aperture value. Fastest limit at F2.8 is 1/1600. Electronic Shutter iAuto (4"-1/32000)/Program Auto (30"-1/32000)/Manual Exposure (30"-1/32000)/Aperture Priority (30"-1/32000)/Shutter Priority (30"-1/32000)
Shooting Mode Intelligent AUTO/Superior Auto; Program Auto; Aperture Priority; Shutter Speed Priority; Manual Exposure; MR 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
Continuous Shooting Speed (maximum) (with max. recording pixels) Speed Priority Continuous Shooting: approx. 14 fps, Continuous Shooting: approx. 5fps
Self-Timer 10 s/5 s/2 s
Drive Modes Single, Continuous shooting, Speed priority continuous shooting, Self-timer, Self-timer (cont.), Single-bracketing , Cont.-bracketing , White balance bracketing , DRO bracketing
Panorama (Shooting) Sweep Panorama
Picture Effect Toy camera; Pop Color; Posterization; Retro Photo; Soft High-key; Partial Color; High Contrast Mono.; 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)
Exposure Control Yes
Flash Mode Auto/Flash On/Slow Synchro/Rear Sync. /Flash Off/Wireless (with optional compliant flash)
Flash Type Built-in, manual pop-up
Bracketing Yes
Flash Range ISO Auto: Approx. 1.0 m to 10.2 m, ISO 12800: Approx. 20.4 m
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 Micro (Mark2); SD Memory Card; SDHC Memory Card (UHS-I); SDXC Memory Card (UHS-I); Stick XC-HG Duo; microSD Memory Card ; microSDHC Memory Card ; microSDXC Memory Card
Recording Format Still Image: JPEG (DCF, Exit, MPF Baseline compliant), RAW
Recording Format (Movie Audio) XAVC S: LPCM 2ch/AVCHD: Dolby® Digital (AC-3) 2ch (Dolby® Digital Stereo Creator)/MP4: MPEG-4 AAC-LC 2ch
Color Space (Still) sRGB, Adobe® RGB
Still Image Number of recorded pixels (Image Size) [16:9] 17M (5,472 x 3,080)/7.5M (3,648 x 2,056)/4.2M (2,720 x 1,528)
Movie Recording Mode (NTSC) [NTSC] AVCHD: 28M PS (1,920 x 1,080/60p) / 24M FX (1,920 x 1,080/60i) / 17M FH (1,920 x 1,080/60i) / 24M FX (1,920 x 1,080/24p) / 17M FH (1,920 x 1,080/24p), XAVC S 4K: 30p 100M (3,840 x 2,160/30p) / 30p 60M (3,840 x 2,160/30p) / 24p 100M (3,840 x 2,160/24p) / 24p 60M (3,840 x 2,160/24p), XAVC S HD:60p 50M (1,920 x 1,080/60p) / 30p 50M (1,920 x 1,080/30p) / 24p 50M (1,920 x 1,080/24p) / 120p 100M (1,920 x 1,080/120p) / 120p 60M (1,920 x 1,080/120p), MP4: 28M (1,920 x 1,080/60p) / 16M (1,920 x 1,080/30p) / 6M (1,280 x 720/30p)
Movie Recording Mode (PAL) [PAL] mode AVCHD: 28M PS (1,920 x 1,080/50p) / 24M FX (1,920 x 1,080/50i) / 17M FH (1,920 x 1,080/50i) / 24M FX (1,920 x 1,080/25p) / 17M FH (1,920 x 1,080/25p), XAVC S 4K: 25p 100M (3,840 x 2,160/25p) / 25p 60M (3,840 x 2,160/25p), XAVC S HD:50p 50M (1,920 x 1,080/50p) / 25p 50M (1,920 x 1,080/25p) / 100p 100M (1,920 x 1,080/100p) / 100p 60M (1,920 x 1,080/100p), MP4: 28M (1,920 x 1,080/50p) / 16M (1,920 x 1,080/25p) / 6M (1,280 x 720/25p)
HFR Recording: NTSC/PAL Selector: [PAL] mode XAVC S HD:50p 50M (1,920 x 1,080/250fps), 50p 50M (1,920 x 1,080/500fps), 50p 50M (1,920 x 1,080/1000fps)/25p 50M (1,920 x 1,080/250fps), 25p 50M (1,920 x 1,080/500fps), 25p 50M (1,920 x 1,080/1000fps) NTSC/PAL Selector: [NTSC] mode XAVC S HD:60p 50M (1,920 x 1,080/240fps), 60p 50M (1,920 x 1,080/480fps), 60p 50M (1,920 x 1,080/960fps)/30p 50M (1,920 x 1,080/240fps), 30p 50M (1,920 x 1,080/480fps), 30p 50M (1,920 x 1,080/960fps)/24p 50M (1,920 x 1,080/240fps), 24p 50M (1,920 x 1,080/480fps), 24p 50M (1,920 x 1,080/960fps) Sensor Readout Number of effective pixels: Quality Priority: 240fps/250fps (1,824 x 1,026), 480fps/500fps (1,676 x 566), 960fps/1,000fps (1,136 x 384)/Shoot Time Priority: 240fps/250fps (1,676 x 566), 480fps/500fps (1,136 x 384), 960fps/1,000fps (800 x 270)
Still Image Resolution 3:2 mode: 20M (5,472 x 3,648)/10M (3,888 x 2,592)/5M (2,736 x 1,824),4:3 mode:18M (4,864 x 3,648)/10M (3,648 x 2,736)/5M (2,592 x 1,944)/VGA,16:9 mode:17M (5,472 x 3,080)/7.5M (3,648 x 2,056)/4.2M (2,720 x 1,528),1:1 mode: 13M (3,648 x 3,648)/6.5M (2,544 x 2,544)/3.7M (1,920 x 1,920), Sweep Panorama: Wide(12,416 x 1,856/5,536 x 2,160), Standard (8,192 x 1,856/3,872 x 2,160)
Input and Output Terminals Headphones, High-Speed USB (USB 2.0), Micro HDMI, Microphone (0.14" Stereo minijack), Multi/Micro USB Terminal, Multi Interface Shoe
NFC One-touch remote, One-touch sharing
Wireless Capabilities NFC forum Type 3 Tag compatible, One-touch remote, One-touch sharing, Wi-Fi®
Battery System Rechargeable battery pack NP-FW50
Power Consumption (Camera Mode) Approx. 2.3 W with LCD monitor and approx. 2.6 W with viewfinder (CIPA standard)
USB Charge/USB Power Supply Yes (Shooting, Playback)
BATTERY LIFE(STILL IMAGES)(CIPA) Still Images (CIPA): Monitor: Approx. 400/Approx. 200 min., Viewfinder: Approx. 360/Approx. 180 min. ; Movies (actual shooting) Monitor: Approx. 65 min., Viewfinder: Approx. 65 min. (In [MP4 28M] mode, max. continuous shooting time is approx. 20 min. and max. file size is 4 GB.); Movies (continuous shooting) Monitor: Approx. 130 min., Viewfinder: Approx. 135 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-FW50
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; Audio Level Display; Audio Out Timing; Step Zoom; Quick Zoom; TC/UB; Photographer Name & Copyright; ISO Auto Minimum Shutter Speed; PC Remote Control
Playback Functions BRAVIA® Sync; 9/25-frame index view; Auto orientation; Slide Show; Forward/Rewind (Movie); Delete; Protect; Motion Shot Video; Beauty Effect; TRILUMINOS Color; 4K image output
DIMENSIONS (W X H X D) (APPROX.) 5 1/8 x 3 1/2 x 4 3/4", 5 1/8 x 3 1/2 x 4 1/8" (from front of lens to monitor); 129.0 x 88.1 x 120.6 mm, 129.0 x 88.1 x 102.2 mm (from front of lens to monitor)
WEIGHT (CIPA COMPLIANT) 1.70 lb (Body only), 28.68 oz (with battery and media)

Quick Specs


  • Appearance

  • Type: Digital
  • Style: Digital Still Camera

  • Features

  • Energy Star Rated: No

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