Sony Announces RX10 IV with 24-600mm F2.4-4 lens


Sony just announced the RX10 IV with 24-600mm F2.4-4 lens ($1,698) with the world’s fastest 0.03 AF focus speed, 24 fps and AF/AE tracking across 315 PDAF points covering 65% of the frame. This is a killer combination for anyone looking for a compact body to shoot stills or video of wildlife, sports or travel photography!



• 24-600mm (35mm Equivalent) Zeiss Vario-Sonnar T* f/2.4-4 Zoom Lens
• 20.1MP 1″ Exmor RS BSI CMOS Sensor
• BIONZ X Image Processor & Front-End LSI
• 4.5 Step Image Stabilization
• Phase Detection AF for 4K video
• 2.36m-Dot OLED Tru-Finder EVF
• 3.0″ 1.44m-Dot Tilting Touchscreen LCD
• UHD 4K 30 Video, Full HD 1080p at 960 fps
• 1.7 times over-sampled full pixel readout 4K
• Fast Hybrid AF System with 315 Points
• ISO 12800 and 24 fps Continuous Shooting
•Â Built-In Wi-Fi and Bluetooth
• Shipping: October 2017
• Price: $1699 US



Pixels Actual: 21.0 Megapixel
Effective: 20.1 Megapixel
Sensor: 1″ (13.2 x 8.8 mm) CMOS
File Formats/Still Images: JPEG, RAW
Movies: AVCHD Ver. 2.0, MP4, XAVC S
Audio: AAC LC, AC3, Dolby Digital 2ch, Linear PCM (Stereo)
Max Resolution: 20 MP: 5472 x 3648
Aspect Ratio: 1:1, 3:2, 4:3, 16:9
Image Stabilization: Optical
Color Spaces: sRGB, Adobe RGB

Lens: Carl Zeiss Vario-Sonnar, 18 elements in 13 groups
6 Aspherical, 8 ED
EFL: 8.8-220mm (35 mm equivalent: 24-600mm)
Aperture: f/2.4 (W) – 4 (T) to f/16
Filter Thread: 72mm
Zoom Optical: 25x
Clear Image Zoom: 50x
Digital: 100x
Focus Range Wide: 1.97″ (3 cm) – Infinity
Telephoto: 11.81″ (72 cm) – Infinity

ISO Sensitivity:Auto, 100-12800 (Extended Mode: 64-12800)
Shutter Type: Mechanical/Electronic
Speed: 30 – 1/32000 Second in Shutter Priority Mode
Exposure Metering Center-Weighted, Multi, Spot
Exposure Modes Modes: Aperture Priority, Intelligent Auto, Manual, Memory Recall, Movie, Panorama Shot, Programmed Auto, Scene Selection, Shutter Priority, Superior Auto
Compensation: -3 EV to +3 EV (in 1/3 EV Steps)
Shooting Modes Anti-Motion Blur, Fireworks, Gourmet, Handheld Twilight, High Sensitivity, Landscape, Macro, Night Portrait, Night Scene, Pet Mode, Portrait, Sports, Sunset
White Balance Modes: Auto, Cloudy, Color Temperature Filter, Custom, Daylight, Flash, Fluorescent (Cool White), Fluorescent (Day White), Fluorescent (Daylight), Fluorescent (Warm White), Incandescent, Shade
Buffer/Continuous Shooting: Up to 24 fps at 20.1 MP for up to 249 Frames in JPEG Format
Self-Timer: 2, 5, 10 Seconds
Remote Control RM-VPR1 (Optional)
Built-In Flash: Yes
Maximum Effective Flash Range: Wide: 3.28 – 35.43′ (1 – 10.8 m)
Telephoto: 3.28 – 21.33′ (1 – 6.5 m)
External Flash Connection: Hot Shoe
Memory Card Type: SD, SDHC, SDXC, Memory Stick Duo

Video Recording: NTSC/PAL
Resolution: 3840 x 2160p: 30 fps, 25 fps, 24 fps
1920 x 1080p: 60 fps, 50 fps, 30 fps, 25 fps, 24 fps
1920 x 1080i: 60 fps, 50 fps
1280 x 720p: 30 fps, 25 fps
1920 x 1080p: 240 fps, 480 fps, 960 fps
1824 x 1026p: 240 fps, 480 fps, 960 fps
1676 x 566p: 240 fps, 480 fps, 960 fps
1920 x 1080p: 250 fps, 500 fps, 1000 fps
1824 x 1026p: 250 fps, 500 fps, 1000 fps
1676 x 566p: 250 fps, 500 fps, 1000 fps

Video Clip Length: Up to 29 Min
Audio Recording: Built-In Mic: With Video (Stereo)

Viewfinder Type: Electronic
Diopter Adjustment: -4 to +3 m
Viewfinder Coverage: 100%
Screen 3.0″ LCD Rear Touch Screen Tilt (1,440,000 pixels)
Screen Coverage: 100%

Connectivity/System Requirements
Connectivity HDMI D (Micro), Micro-USB, USB 2.0
Wi-Fi Yes, 802.11b/g/n built-in

Battery: 1 x NP-FW50 Rechargeable Lithium-Ion Battery Pack, 7.4 VDC, 1020 mAh
Dimensions: (W x H x D) 5.2 x 3.7 x 5.7″ / 132.5 x 94.0 x 145.0 mm
Weight:2.41 lb / 1095 g with battery and memory card

Tsutomu Hamaguchi, Sony Senior General Manager DSC and CAM Business holds RX10 IV
Tsutomu Hamaguchi, Sony Senior General Manager DSC and CAM Business holds RX10 IV

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