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DSC-RX100 III

Perfection in your pocket

Combining 20.1MP image quality, electronic viewfinder, bright ZEISS®® lens, and compact size, the RX100 III is crafted for serious photographers on the go.

Picture of RX100 III Advanced Camera with 1.0 inch sensor
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RX100 III Advanced Camera with 1.0 inch sensor

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Picture of RX100 III Advanced Camera with 1.0 inch sensor

$799.99

Eyes uncompromised

One-of-a-kind performance, all-in-one convenience.

Wider, brighter lens, built-in OLED viewfinder with ZEISS® T* coating, BIONZ X® processor and much more. It’s all here in a sleek package that’s easy to carry and a pleasure to use.

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Sony DSC-RX100 III Cyber-shot digital camera with a 24-70mm f/1.8-2.8 lens

Brighter, wider lens

ZEISS® lens with 24mm wide-angle shooting and a large aperture even in zoom.

Close-up of the Sony DSC-RX100 III Cyber-shot digital camera electronic viewfinder (EVF)

Electronic viewfinder (EVF)

Shoot with the high-precision built-in OLED viewfinder with ZEISS® T* coating.

XAVC S recording format for the Sony DSC-RX100 III Cyber-shot digital camera

Top-quality video

Direct pixel readout at 50 Mbps plus high resolution XAVC S movie recording.

Shoot wider and closer

Get the giant panorama—or the perfect closeup.

Of renowned ZEISS® manufacture, the Vario-Sonnar® T* 24-70mm F1.8-2.8 lens provides great flexibility—letting this premium digital camera shoot wide, close, and with convenient zoom.

24mm wide-angle view of the Sony DCS-RX100 III Cyber-shot digital camera

The 24mm wide-angle advantage

Shooting panoramic? Or a large building you can’t step back from? No problem.

Sony DCS-RX100 III Cyber-shot digital camera provides a 30cm (12”) working distance

Versatile lens for macro capabilities

Bright 70mm zoom with F2.8 aperture permits a 12” working distance.

  • Electronic viewfinder
  • High resolution
  • Coated optics
  • Built-in convenience

Superb image quality

Thanks to the versatile ZEISS® lens, 1.0 inch sensor, and extremely fast processor, shoot low-light challenges to stunning wide-angles and get exactly the shot you envision, every time.

Sony technologies

Sony DCS-RX100 III Cyber-shot digital camera features a fixed ZEISS® Vario-Sonnar T* lens

Fixed ZEISS® Vario-Sonnar T* lens

ZEISS® Vario-Sonnar T* 24-70mm lens with fast F1.8-2.8 aperture.

Sony DCS-RX100 III Cyber-shot digital camera features a 20.1MP Exmor R CMOS sensor

20.1MP Exmor R® CMOS sensor

1.0 inch back-illuminated Exmor R® CMOS sensor for high resolution, low noise.

Sony DCS-RX100 III Cyber-shot digital camera features a BIONZ X image processing engine

Superior processing

Advanced image-processing engine for superior detail and texture rendering.

Four times more light

Better light capture with a back-illuminated sensor.

Without metal wiring in the front (I), Sony’s design creates a light-capturing area approximately four times larger (II) than that of standard sensors (III).

Illustration of front-illuminated sensor for the Sony DCS-RX100 III Cyber-shot digital camera
Standard, front-illuminated sensor
Illustration of back-illuminated sensor for the Sony DCS-RX100 III Cyber-shot digital camera
Sony back-illuminated sensor
Sony DCS-RX100 III digital camera BIONZ X engine reproduce fine lines more clearly and sharply

Capture all the details with BIONZ X™

With BIONZ X™, enhanced detail reproduction and diffraction-reducing technology reproduce fine lines more clearly and sharply. You get reduced blur from light points, especially at small apertures.

Filled with features

Compact, lightweight—and fully loaded.

With a built-in electronic viewfinder, class-leading sensor, bright ZEISS® lens, and more packed into a sleek aluminum body, the RX100 III continues to raise the bar for premium compact cameras.

  • Front view
  • Top view
  • Back view
  • Side view

Movie moguls made here

Skateboard short—or film festival favorite? Shoot it now.

Whatever your vision, multi-format shooting and simultaneous recording features of the RX100 III will help put it on the screen, while the Intelligent Active Mode cuts camera shake for pro results.

Sony DCS-RX100 III Cyber-shot digital camera delivers full-pixel readout at 50 Mpbs

Direct pixel readout

Get direct pixel readout at 50 Mpbs, plus high-resolution XAVC S movie recording.

Sony DCS-RX100 III Cyber-shot digital camera delivers top-quality recordings with XAVC S

Top-quality recording

XAVC S enables beautiful video recording with a very high bit-rate.

Sony DCS-RX100 III Cyber-shot digital camera capable of simultaneous XAVC S and AVCHD recordings

Dual video recording

Simultaneously record top-quality AVCHD or XAVC S and web-friendly MP4 formats.

Handle every challenge with multiple AF

Fast moving or slowly smiling, catch the decisive moment.

A wide range of autofocus (AF) capabilities let you concentrate on your subject, not your equipment; two of them are outlined below.

Sony DCS-RX100 III Cyber-shot digital camera features motion-tracking autofocus

Motion-tracking autofocus

Lock-on AF keeps the frame size matching the subject size for improved tracking.

Sony DCS-RX100 III Cyber-shot digital camera features eye autofocus

Eye autofocus

Eye AF detects and focuses on the eye—even if the subject is partially turned.

Manual focus and custom settings

Between the wide variety of manual options and a custom button, you can quickly bring more creative control to every shot.

Sony DCS-RX100 III Cyber-shot digital camera provides manual focus options

Manual focus (MF) options

MF Assist (enlarging the image) and other features make manual focus easier.

Assign personalized controls on the Sony DCS-RX100 III Cyber-shot digital camera

Make your camera an extension of yourself

Assign up to 42 functions to the “C” custom button for personalized control.

Snap, tap, and share.

Wi-Fi® and NFC (Near Field Communication) enable the wireless transfer of photos or movies to NFC-compatible televisions and Android smartphones and tablets.

Downloadable upgrades

Explore the PlayMemories Camera Apps

Add convenience with key apps like Smart Remote Control (use your smartphone for remote shutter release), Direct Upload for easy social networking, and other apps for editing and effects.

Wide-ranging accessories meet every need

Professional options open up new horizons.

Further expand your shooting pleasure and give your photography a professional edge with accessories specially designed for this model.

Specifications
Combining 20.1 MP (effective) image quality, a built-in electronic viewfinder (EVF), brighter and wider ZEISS® lens, and compact size, the fixed-lens RX100 III is crafted for serious photographers on the go. Its unique combination of features also makes it an ideal choice for pros looking for a second camera to complement their interchangeable lens model.
  • 20.1 MP (effective) 1.0 inch Exmor R® CMOS sensor

  • BIONZ X™ engine for superb detail and noise reduction

  • ZEISS® Vario-Sonnar® T* 24-70 mm lens with F1.8-2.8 aperture

  • Built-in OLED Tru-Finder electronic viewfinder (EVF)

  • 180º - tiltable LCD for selfies

Sensor Type
1.0 in type (13.2 mm x 8.8 mm) Exmor R® CMOS sensor
Effective pixels
20.1MP
Lens type
ZEISS® Vario-Sonnar® T* Lens
Optical Zoom
2.9x
Screen Type
2.95 in (3.0 type) (4:3) / 1,228,800 dots / Xtra Fine / TFT LCD
Input and Output Terminals
Hi-Speed USB (USB 2.0), Micro HDMI, Micro USB

What's in the Box

Rechargeable Battery Pack NP-BX1, AC Adapter, Micro USB cable, Wrist Strap, Strap Adapter, Instruction Manual

Learn about energy-saving features and our commitment to a more sustainable future.

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