SONY CY­BER-SHOT DSC-RX1R II $5499

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Type: Fully au­to­matic, fixed lens dig­i­tal com­pact cam­era. Lens: Carl Zeiss Son­nar T* 35mm f2.0. Eight el­e­ments in seven groups. 4.0x dig­i­tal zoom (at full res­o­lu­tion). Min­i­mum aper­ture is f22. No fo­cal length mag­ni­fi­ca­tion fac­tor. Fil­ter di­am­e­ter is 49 mm. Fo­cus­ing Type & Range: Hy­brid phase/ con­trast de­tec­tion with 399 fo­cus­ing points for phase-de­tec­tion, 25 fo­cus­ing points for con­trast-de­tec­tion. 30 cm to in­fin­ity; macro fo­cus­ing down to 20 cm. Cen­tre, Flex­i­ble Spot (three sizes) and Ex­pand Flex­i­ble Spot area modes. Lock-On AF, sub­ject track­ing and face de­tec­tion/regis­tra­tion modes. Sin­gle-shot and con­tin­u­ous op­er­a­tion plus man­ual over­ride. Low light as­sist via built-in il­lu­mi­na­tor. Man­ual fo­cus as­sist via mag­ni­fied im­age and fo­cus peak­ing dis­play. Shut­ter Type & Speeds: Elec­tron­i­cally-con­trolled leaf, 30-1/4000 sec­ond plus ‘B’ (fastest speed at f2.0 is 1/2000 sec­ond). Me­ter­ing: Multi-zone (1200 points), cen­treweighted av­er­age and spot. Me­ter­ing range is EV 0 – 20 (ISO 100/f2.0). Ex­po­sure Con­trol: Pro­gram (with shift), shut­ter- or aper­ture-pri­or­ity AE, man­ual plus eight sub­ject/scene modes with auto recog­ni­tion for up to 44 scenes (‘In­tel­li­gent Auto’). Up to +/-5.0 EV com­pen­sa­tion, an AE lock and auto brack­et­ing. Sen­si­tiv­ity: ISO 100 to 25,600. Ex­pan­sion set­tings to ISO 50, 64, 80 32,000, 40,000, 51,200, 64,000, 80,000 and 102,400. Sen­sor: 35.9x24.0 mm ‘Ex­mor’ BSI CMOS, 43.6 mil­lion pix­els (42.4 MP ef­fec­tive). Vari­able op­ti­cal low-pass fil­ter (Off, Stan­dard, High). Im­age Size: 3:2 as­pect ra­tio – 7952x5304, 5168x3448 and 3984x2656 pix­els. 4:3 as­pect ra­tio – 7072x5304, 4592x3448 and 3536x2656 pix­els. 16:9 as­pect ra­tio – 7952x4472, 5168x2912 and 398 x2240 pix­els. 1:1 as­pect ra­tio – 5296x5296, 3440x3440 and 2656x2656 pix­els. Panora­mas – 3872x 2160, 8192x1856, 5536x2160 and 12,416x1856 pix­els. 14-bit un­com­pressed or loss­less com­pressed RAW files cap­tured at 7952x5304 pix­els. RAW+JPEG cap­ture. Video Record­ing: : AVCHD for­mat; Full HD at 1920x1080 pix­els at 50 fps, pro­gres­sive scan, 16:9 as­pect ra­tio (28 Mbps) or at 50 fps in­ter­laced scan (24 or 17 Mbps). Full HD at 1920x1080 pix­els at 25 fps, pro­gres­sive scan, 16:9 as­pect ra­tio (24 or 17 Mbps) – MPEG 4 AVC/H.264 com­pres­sion. XAVC S HD for­mat; Full HD at 1920x1080 pix­els at 50 fps, pro­gres­sive scan, 16:9 as­pect ra­tio (50 Mbps). Full HD at 1920x1080 pix­els at 25 fps, pro­gres­sive scan, 16:9 as­pect ra­tio (50 Mbps), HD at 1280x720 pix­els at 100 fps, pro­gres­sive scan, 16:9 as­pect ra­tio (50 Mbps) – MPEG 4 AVC/H.264 com­pres­sion. MP4 for­mat; Full HD at 1920x1080 pix­els at 50 fps, pro­gres­sive scan, 16:9 as­pect ra­tio (28 Mbps), Full HD at 1920x1080 pix­els at 25 fps, pro­gres­sive scan, 16:9 as­pect ra­tio (16 Mbps). HD at 1280x720 pix­els at 25 fps, pro­gres­sive scan, 16:9 as­pect ra­tio (6 Mbps) – MPEG 4 AVC/H.264 com­pres­sion. Built-in stereo mi­cro­phones with auto/ man­ual lev­els ad­just­ment, and 3.5 mm stereo au­dio in­put. Clip length of up to 20 min­utes in du­ra­tion or 4.0 GB in file size.

Con­tin­u­ous Shoot­ing: Up to 5.0 fps for a burst of 14 JPEG/large/fine frames or 12 RAW frames, with con­tin­u­ous AF/AE ad­just­ment. For­mats: RAW (Sony ARW 2.3), JPEG, XAVC S, AVCHD Ver. 2.0 and MP4. Pic­tBridge and DPOF com­pat­i­ble. Flash: No built-in flash. Hot­shoe (Multi In­ter­face Shoe) pro­vided for con­nect­ing ex­ter­nal flash units. White Bal­ance: TTL mea­sure­ment auto/man­ual con­trol; nine pre­sets each with fine-tun­ing (ma­genta-to-green and am­ber-to-blue), one cus­tom set­ting, man­ual colour tem­per­a­ture set­ting (2500 to 9900 degrees Kelvin) with ma­genta-to-green and am­ber-to-blue CC ad­just­ments. White bal­ance brack­et­ing. Viewfinder: OLED-type EVF with 2.359 megadots res­o­lu­tion. Cov­er­age = 100% ver­ti­cal/hor­i­zon­tal. Mag­ni­fi­ca­tion = 0.74x (50mm lens at in­fin­ity, 35mm equiv­a­lent). Eye­piece strength ad­just­ment built-in. Auto/man­ual switch­ing be­tween EVF and ex­ter­nal LCD mon­i­tor screen. 7.62 cm LCD mon­i­tor (1.229 megadots) with tilt ad­just­ment. Stor­age: One multi-for­mat slot for SD/SDHC/ SDXC cards (in­clud­ing UHS-I types) or Mem­ory Stick PRO/PRO HG Duo cards (in­clud­ing High Speed types). In­ter­face: USB 3.0, mi­cro HDMI out­put (Type D), 3.5 mm stereo au­dio in­put. Ad­di­tional Features: Mag­ne­sium al­loy bodyshell, Adobe RGB and sRGB colour spa­ces, dual-axis level dis­play, grid pat­terns (choice of three), multi-mode self-timer (two, five or ten sec­onds; one, three or five frames), ‘Smile Shut­ter’ func­tion, 14 ‘Cre­ative Style’ modes (Stan­dard, Vivid, Neu­tral, Clear, Deep, Light, Por­trait, Land­scape, Sun­set, Night Scene, Au­tumn Leaves, Black & White, Sepia and Style Box), ‘Cre­ative Style’ pa­ram­e­ter ad­just­ments (con­trast, sharp­ness and colour sat­u­ra­tion), six user-de­fined ‘Cre­ative Styles’, 13 ‘Pic­ture Ef­fects’ (Toy Cam­era, Pop Colour, Pos­ter­i­sa­tion, Retro Photo, Soft High-Key, Par­tial Colour, High Con­trast Mono., Soft Fo­cus, HDR Paint­ing, Rich­tone Mono­chrome, Miniature, Water­colour and Il­lus­tra­tion), ‘Sweep Panorama’ (Wide and Stan­dard modes), auto brack­et­ing func­tions (AE, WB, DRO, flash and low pass fil­ter), ‘Auto HDR’ cap­ture mode (Auto, 1-6 EV in one-stop steps), ‘Dy­namic Range Op­ti­miser’ (Auto, Lev­els 1-5), in-cam­era lens corrections (Shad­ing, Chro­matic Aber­ra­tion, Dis­tor­tion), high­light and shadow warn­ings, ze­bra pat­terns, real-time his­togram, long ex­po­sure noise re­duc­tion (On/Off), high ISO noise re­duc­tion (Off, Nor­mal, Low, Multi-Frame), ad­justable im­age re­view time, 9/25 thumb­nails dis­play, slideshow with vari­able dis­play time, play­back zoom, copyright info, built-in WiFi with NFC. Power: Recharge­able NP-BX1 lithium-ion bat­tery pack with in-cam­era charg­ing. Di­men­sions (WxHxD): 113.3x65.4x72.0 mm. Weight: 480 grams (with­out bat­tery and mem­ory card). Price: $5499. Distrib­u­tor: Sony Aus­tralia, tele­phone 1300 720 071 or visit the web­site at www.sony.com.au

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