Many of us know Sony as the maker of patok gadgets like the Sony PlayStation 4 and Xperia handsets. But for hardcore geeks and photography enthusiasts, the brand is also known for churning out impressive shooters that will make your camphone look like a toy.
Case in point: the all-new Sony RX100 III compact shooter. Before we let you in on what makes it stand out, check out this preview video:
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Looks like...a regular camera. You might not get hooked by its looks, but we have a feeling its other, more important features will interest you.
Let's start with the frame. Made from high-grade aluminium, the RX100 III is a durable device that won't weigh you down—it weighs at a light 290 grams. It also comes with a 24-70mm f/1.8-2.8 Carl Zeiss lens; for non-pro-photogs, that's geek speak for having a wide view in your snaps, giving you more land in your pa-senti landscape shots.
We're also told that its lens set have impressive light-gathering. That allows faster shutter speeds, perfect if you want to shoot your bro doing something like this, but minus the blur:
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