Camera Test: Sony Cyber-shot RX1 Full-Frame Advanced Compact

Meet the world’s first full-frame digital compact

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With its full-frame sensor and fixed Zeiss lens, the RX1 is one of the most interesting cameras around at the moment. Technical editor has spent some time shooting with it and has put together this gallery of sample images to show what it's really capable of. All images are JPEG directly from the camera. Click the links for full-res versions, but they're big so make sure to do it on WiFi so you don't use up all your mobile data. Note: The RX1 with which these were shot was a pre-production model. Tech Specs: ISO 100, 1/80 sec, f/4. Exposure compensation of +1.
Focal Length: 35mm
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Tech Specs: ISO 400, 1/125 sec, f/8. Exposure compensation of +0.3.
Focal Length: 35mm
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Tech Specs: ISO 400, 1/160 sec, f/8. Exposure compensation of +0.3.
Focal Length: 35mm
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Tech Specs: ISO 1600, 1/50 sec, f/4. Exposure compensation of +0.7.
Focal Length: 35mm
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Tech Specs: ISO 1600, 1/1000 sec, f/8. Exposure compensation of +0.3.
Focal Length: 35mm
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Tech Specs: ISO 6400, 1/60 sec, f/2.2.
Focal Length: 35mm
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Tech Specs: ISO 50, 1/640 sec, f/2. Exposure compensation of +1.0.
Focal Length: 35mm
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Tech Specs: ISO 50, 1/13 sec, f/4. Exposure compensation of -0.3.
Focal Length: 35mm
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Tech Specs: ISO 6400, 1/100 sec, f/2.2.
Focal Length: 35mm
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