Sony has introduced the seventh era of its profitable RX100 digicam. Known as the RX100 VII, the brand new mannequin is all about velocity, with sooner taking pictures modes and improved autofocus efficiency.

The 2 of the principle new options on the RX100 VII are the brand new 1″-type stacked 20.1 MP Exmor RS CMOS picture sensor and the most recent era BIONZ X picture processor.

Borrowing from the corporate’s flagship A9 digicam, the RX100 VII can now shoot in a whopping 20fps with AF/AE monitoring. It could possibly additionally do that with out viewfinder blackout so your view of the motion is not lower off whereas the digicam is taking footage.

The RX100 VII additionally has one other cool new mode, which is Single Burst Capturing. This enables you click on the shutter whereas making an attempt to seize fast-paced motion and the digicam will current you with seven pictures. These pictures might be taken at a body charge of 30fps, 60fps or 90fps relying upon the character of the motion you are making an attempt to seize. You possibly can then select one of the best of the seven pictures.

The RX100 VII additionally has improved AF. There at the moment are 357 section detection AF factors and 425 distinction detection AF factors overlaying many of the discipline of view. The digicam can now do AF/AE calculations at 60 occasions per second to have the ability to sustain with the elevated burst charge. There’s now additionally real-time eye monitoring and real-time eye detection; it now works in each, stills and movies and for nonetheless it now additionally works for animals.

For video, you’ve gotten full pixel readout at 4K with no binning, improved picture stabilization, Log and HLG for HDR workflows, means to file movies vertically, 960fps gradual movement and a brand new 3.5mm microphone jack.

The remainder of the specs are just like the predecessor, together with a Zeiss Vario-Sonnar 24-200mm f2.8-4.5 lens, a flip up show, pop-up digital viewfinder and Wi-Fi and Bluetooth connectivity.

The RX100 VII is priced at $1,200 and will likely be out there beginning subsequent month. The Capturing Grip Package will likely be out there later in 2019 for $1300 and the LCJ-RXK jacket case may even be out there subsequent month for $85.