Full Specifications and Features




Sensor Type
1.0" type (13.2 x 8.8 mm) Exmor CMOS sensor
Number of Pixels (Effective)


Lens type
ZEISS® Vario-Sonnar® T* Lens
F-number (Maximum Aperture)
F1.8 (W) – 4.9 (T)
Focal length (f=)
f=10.4-37.1 mm
Focus Range (From the Front of the Lens)
1.97 in – Infinity (W), 1.80 ft – Infinity (T)
Optical Zoom
Digital Zoom (Still Image)
Up to 54x (VGA)


Screen Type
2.95 in (3.0 type) (4:3) / 1,228,800 dots / Xtra Fine / TFT LCD




Image Processing Engine
ISO Sensitivity (Still Image)(Recommended Exposure Index)
ISO 125–6400
Continuous Shooting Speed (maximum) (with max. recording pixels)
10 fps


Flash Type
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Movie Recording Mode (NTSC)
AVCHD (up to 1920 x 1080/60p at 28 Mbps) / MP4 (up to 1440 x 1080/30 fps at 12 Mbps) / VGA (up to 640 x 480/30 fps at 3 Mbps)


Input and Output Terminals
Hi-Speed USB (USB 2.0), Micro HDMI, Micro USB
Wi-Fi® Connectivity


Up to 330 shots / 165 minutes
Supplied Battery
Rechargeable Battery Pack NP-BX1

Size & Weight

Dimensions (W x H x D)
4.00 x 2.29 x 1.41 in
7.51 oz (body only), 8.47 oz (with battery and media)

Color Options


What's In The Box

  • AC Adapter
  • Micro USB cable
  • Wrist Strap
  • Shoulder strap adapter
  • Instruction Manual


More imaging power, less space

extensive features in a sleek, compact camera crafted in weight-saving aluminum, with unique AA (Advanced Aspherical) lens

Show your style with less to carry

elegant design in strong, weight-saving aluminum; quality metal controls add a touch of luxury

See more detail with a bigger sensor

the 20.2 effective megapixels 1.0 inch Exmor® CMOS sensor assures detailed still images and Full HD video plus high sensitivity

Refine the details and capture the action

the high-speed BIONZ® imaging processor powers rapid shooting up to 10 fps and generates flawlessly clean, natural images

Capture more light, shoot better pictures

with an extra-wide F1.8 aperture, the bright Carl Zeiss® Vario-Sonnar® T* lens lets you create smooth defocus effects

Fine-tune images like a pro

the smooth control ring allows intuitive, fingertip adjustment of exposure, zoom, picture effect, and other functions

Movies at the touch of a button

shoot very high-quality Full HD 1080i video clips, taking advantage of the camera's large sensor and bright lens

Get that cinematic look

create smooth, cinematic movies with 1920 x 1080 50p progressive shooting; precisely control your image with P/A/S/M exposure modes

Smoother, steadier footage

SteadyShot Active Mode corrects shaky camera movements, even while you’re walking or zooming; also compensates for rolling motion

Great results made easy

Superior Auto Mode adjusts camera settings automatically for sharp images with low noise and high dynamic range

Clearer pictures in low light

sensitivity extends to ISO 25,600 in Multi Frame NR mode, for crisper images in extremely low light

Lock onto your subject

don't miss the action, with fast, accurate autofocus so everything stays pin-sharp, even in tricky low-light conditions

Focus your way

enjoy full control over focusing your image; select from two AF modes or focus manually, just like a DSLR camera

Pull your subject closer

Clear Image Zoom increases zoom range to 7.2x, without sacrificing pixel count, for detail-packed close-ups

Add polish to your pictures

fine-tune the look of your image with a choice of six creative styles to suit the scene or your personal preference

View your creative options

make quick, simple adjustments to color, brightness, and other picture settings–preview changes in real time on-screen

Brings out the artist in you

Picture Effect modes let you create impressive in-camera treatments, from Toy Camera and HDR Painting to Watercolor

See your screen clearly, even in sunlight

bright, detail-packed 3 in (7.5 cm) Xtra Fine LCD uses WhiteMagic™ technology for very high contrast, even outdoors

Capture once-in-lifetime moments

high-speed continuous shooting freezes the action with a burst of images at up to 10 frames per second

Picture of RX100 Advanced Camera with 1.0 inch Sensor

Capture One (for Sony)

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.

Free Download (Go to Phase One Website)

Picture of RX100 Advanced Camera with 1.0 inch Sensor

Works with iMovie and Final Cut Pro X

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

Picture of RX100 Advanced Camera with 1.0 inch Sensor

New Imaging Edge software suite from Sony

Imaging Edge app suite can maximize image quality, improve production efficiency and help you finely adjust RAW-based images. Use its "Remote" to remotely control shooting; "Edit" to develop RAW data into high-quality photos; and "Viewer" to view, rate, and select photos from a list of shots.

Learn more