24MP 35-mm full-frame Exmor sensor

Other cameras force you to choose between image quality or portability, but the RX1 gives you both. Its 35mm full-frame 24MP Exmor™3 CMOS sensor is the same as what’s used in Sony’s professional-level SLT-A99


Professional ZEISS® lens

Legendary ZEISS® expertise delivers a sophisticated fixed focal-length lens with a bright F2.0 maximum aperture to get everything from candid street shots to studied nature compositions.

Powerful processing engine

Sony’s fast, high-fidelity BIONZ image processor captures every nuance of the scene even shooting at a rapid 5 fps, while its 14-bit RAW output format conversion extends your ability to manipulate the shot later.

See the light

The sophisticated, large aperture (F2.0 maximum) lens from ZEISS® is remarkably bright while remaining unusually compact.

Take a shot in the dark

See it all with an OLED (XGA) Tru-Finder™ and a 100% field of view.

Pro-level processing

The ultra-detailed 14-bit RAW output capability gives photographers the precise control necessary for lossless fine-tuning of contrast, exposure, saturation, white balance and more.