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Sony Cyber-shot RX100 III review

Cyber-Shot RX100 III is the name of the newest digital camera created by Sony, a small device that promises to deliver portability and high-quality images that will compete with the ones captured by high-end DSLRs.

RX100 III has an aluminum case, 18 inch LCD screen and a CMOS sensor of 20.2 MP. Amongst its many feature, I will mention some that really captured my attention: a fast image processor, the OLED Tru-Finder with Zeiss T* filter and advanced video recording functions. The light-capturing performances allow the use of short exposure time, thus capturing clear images. The Neutral Density 3-stop filter offers additional flexibility in intense light conditions. The camera has the 24-70mm equiv. F1.8-2.8 Carl Zeiss Vario-Sonnar T* lens.

The CMOS sensor produces excellent images in low light, with incredible low noise. According to folks that used this device, the RX100 III is three times faster than the previous model. If you are into shooting movies you should know that the Bionz X image processor implemented in this camera offers the possibility to select new video functions, including the XAVC S format that allows Full HD recording (50 Mbps). Action sequences can be filmed by using the 100 FPS mode and the Intelligent Active Mode.

At this point I should add that the camera is perfect for the new selfie trend, since the LCD can be rotated to 180 degrees, allowing you to see yourself while you take the image.