18.2 Mega Pixel QX Series Cyber-shot Lens-style Camera
Sony G Lens with 10x optical zoom
18.2MP Exmor R™ CMOS image sensor
Bionz Image Processing Engine
NFC and Wi-Fi
Bundled Smartphone Attachment
Enhance the functionality of your camera for a more enjoyable shooting experience with the latest QX firmware update available for DSC-QX100/DSC-QX10 and PlayMemories Mobile version 4.2 update :
Updates: • Improvement of "one touch connection" with QX100/10* • "Half-press" with QX100/10* • PlayMemories Mobile notification for latest updates+ • Shooting with Sony Xperia’s hardware shutter button+
Collecting light from the lens is Sony’s 18.2-megapixel Exmor R sensor. Featuring back illumination technology, the sensor increases light sensitivity and combines with Sony’s Column A/D Conversion to reduce noise by half — a great help when photographing in dimly lit environments.
Sony is the world’s No. 1 manufacturer of image sensors for digital cameras and video recorders (based on Sony research from April 2012 to March 2013 that shows Sony has a 50% market share)
Sony G Lens with 10x optical zoom
G Lens brings together a wealth of advanced technology to provide you with an exceptionally refined level of optical performance and, along with powerful 10x optical zooming capabilities, vastly expand the potential of your smartphone.
Sophisticated high-speed BIONZ™ image processor
Sony’s blazing-fast BIONZ imaging engine transforms data captured by the CMOS sensor into stunningly beautiful images with accurate colour, rich tonal gradations and minimal noise. It brings out the beauty of images and handles the most demanding tasks with the utmost speed and precision.
* DSC-QX10, up to ISO 25600. DSC-QX10, up to ISO 12800.
Optical SteadyShot image stabilisation compensates for camera shake blur during handheld still image shooting. When shooting videos, Optical SteadyShot (Active Mode)* enhances stabilisation and compensates for rolling camera shake.
* Combined with electronic stabilisation.
The DSC-QX100/DSC-QX10 supports Sony’s “TRILUMINOS Colour”, allowing you to view photos and videos in rich, natural colours on any TV equipped with a “TRILUMINOS Display”. The expanded colour gamut lets you immerse yourself once again in those unforgettably colourful moments, from the complex shades in a shimmering blue sky to the natural tones of a rosy complexion.
Shoot, edit and share with the greatest of ease
The DSC-QX10 works seamlessly with your smartphone, allowing you to shoot, save, organise and share your favourite shots.
The camera uses Wi-Fi to connect with your smartphone and links especially fast with NFC-compatible models. All you need is PlayMemories Mobile app.
All camera features can be operated through your smartphone screen which includes shutter release, zooming, aperture, exposure, white balance settings and more.
Easy storage and export
The images you shoot are automatically saved in both the camera and your smartphone. Easily export images to your favourite apps for organisation, editing and sharing with PlayMemories Mobile.
Share your images with friends and family members however you like, using the same features you always use in your smartphone..
Learn how to use Lens-style Camera
Tutorial 1: Basic Set-up Guide
Tutorial 2: Street Photography
Tutorial 3: Outdoor Photography
Enjoy point-and-shoot simplicity.
Superior Auto mode detects and analyses shooting conditions and adjusts camera settings to automatically achieve beautiful results even in challenging night-time and backlit scenes. It also activates advanced functions like Auto HDR when helpful.
The advanced autofocusing system can swiftly and sharply focus on subjects in bright environments as well as dimly lit environments, which are usually a challenge for autofocusing.
A suite of applications for PCs, smartphones, tablets and PlayStation®3 to expand photographic enjoyment after the shot.
Free, easy-to-use image management software that can be installed onto Windows PCs.
Transforms PlayStation®3 into a creative playground for editing, viewing and sharing photos and videos.
Do more with your smartphone or tablet. Share photos and videos directly from the camera or control your Wi-Fi compatible Cyber-shot by remote.
Now with Quick Viewer function on PlayMemories Mobile ver.4.0 which offers seamless switching between shooting and viewing modes without the need to open up another app.