Sony Cyber-shot RX10 IV Review

Sony Cyber-shot RX10 IV is the latest high-end bridge camera from Sony. Sony launched this camera for those who want an advanced and all-in-once camera which does not compromise on the performance.

For your information, bridge cameras are not the favorite in the photography world. The reason is that these bridge cameras look like DSLRs but their performance and the image quality are completely different than DSLRs. However, Sony able to change all of that by launching Cyber-shot RX10 with a 1-inch sensor.

Now, we have arrived in the fourth generation of the Cyber-shot RX10 that is Cyber-shot RX10 IV with new features. If you want to know more details of this camera, then, keep on reading this article.

High-speed 24fps shooting with AF AE tracking

Key Features of Sony Cyber-shot RX10 IV

The Cyber-shot RX10 IV uses a 20.1MP 1.0-inch sensor just like the previous generations. However, the Cyber-shot RX10 IV takes the latest EXMOR RS CMOS sensor design. This sensor design is combined with the BIONZ X image processor which is borrowed from the Alpha A9 and front-end LSI.

Sony Cyber-shot RX10 IV also has an impressive 24fps autofocus with full autofocus and auto exposure functionality active. This camera can also focus in 0.03 seconds and the sensitivity range runs from ISO100-12,800 and can be expanded to 64-25,600.

Advanced operation with an easy touch

As for the lens, Cyber-shot RX10 IV uses Zeiss Vario-Sonnar T* 24-600mm f/2.4-4 optic which is the same as the previous generation. The combination of a massive zoom range with a fast variable maximum aperture in this camera will allow you to shoot everything from broad vistas to wildlife images.

Sony Cyber-shot RX10 IV also features a built-in Optical SteadyShot image stabilization system. Meaning, you will be able to use the shutter speeds 4.5 stops slower than normal to achieve a sharp shot.

This camera also still uses the same 2.35 million dot EVF. However, with the new BIONZ X processor, the display lag during the continuous shooting has been improved. Cyber-shot RX10 IV is also considered as the latest RX cameras to offer 4K (QFHD 3840 x 2160) movie recording at 24/30p.

Not only that, but there is also a mechanical shutter with a maximum speed of 1/2000 sec along with the high-speed Anti-Distortion Shutter to eliminate the ‘rolling shutter’ effect. Sony Cyber-shot RX10 IV also has many connectivity options such as Wi-Fi, NFC, and Bluetooth. Lastly, you can buy this camera at Amazon by paying around $1,166.66.

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