Sony Smartphone Attachable Lens-Style Camera, Model DSCQX100B
The world's first pro-grade lens and sensor combo that clips to your smartphone.
Now you can shoot breathtaking, DSLR-quality pics and instantly share them online
for more "likes" than ever. Sporting a 1" sensor and a Carl Zeiss f/1.8 lens,
this innovative camera captures beautifully defocused backgrounds for that professional
look you crave. It's a dream come true for lovers of photography—and convenience.
- Attach to turn your smartphone1 into a DSLR-like quality camera
Simply attach the compact and lightweight DSC-QX100 to turn your smartphone1
into a professional grade camera to capture beautiful DSLR-like 20MP still
- NFC/Wi-Fi® allows simple, one-touch connection to smartphones
The DSC-QX100 allows One-touch connection with smartphone via Wi-Fi® thanks
to NFC. Shoot from your iOS or Android smartphone2 and record images with
the quality of dedicated camera device.
- Shoot and enjoy images thru the smartphone’s large LCD screen
All of the DSC-QX100’s features can be accessed via your smartphone’s LCD
screen3 and the free PlayMemories™ Mobile App.
- Conveniently save images on both camera & phone memory
Images are conveniently saved to both camera and smartphone’s memory automatically.
With the free PlayMemories™ Mobile App you’ll then be able to hit “Share”
on App to organize, edit and share anytime, anywhere.
- Use Apps to edit and share photos instantly online
Millions of smartphone Apps to choose from for editing and sharing via text,
email and various socials like Facebook and Instgram on the fly.
- Uncouple from phone and hold or mount for flexible shooting
The DSC-QX100 can also be used uncoupled from the smartphone. Hold the camera
in one hand and your phone in the other, or use the universal tripod screw
to mount your camera to any number of mounts to experience versatile, freestyle
- Get the shots you want w/ manual control via smartphone1
Intuitively control zoom, aperture, exposure, white balance, focusing and
more with the free PlayMemories™ Mobile App.
- Impeccable low light performance thanks to large 1” sensor
The DSC-QX100 sports a back-illuminated 20MP large 1” Exmor R® CMOS sensor
to produce professional images that far surpass those captured on any smartphone.
The sensor is exceptionally sensitive, producing images with less grain even
in low light situations.
- Bright F1.8 Carl Zeiss® lens with 3.6x optical zoom
Zoom in up to 3.6x on a renowned Carl Zeiss® Vario-Sonnar T* zoom lens with
large F1.8 aperture lets you accurately capture the subtle atmosphere of every
scene and achieve beautiful background and foreground defocusing.
- High-quality 1080/30p HD video with low grain even in low light
Record high quality 1080/30p HD video even in low lighting situations. The
MP4 format is ideal for enjoying and sharing your HD movies on your smartphone,
PC, Mac® computer or the internet.
- Imaging Sensor: 1.0" Exmor R® CMOS sensor
- Processor: BIONZ® image processor
- Pixel Gross: 20.9M pixels (approx.)
- Color Filter System: RGB primary color mosaic filters
- Media Type: Memory Stick Micro / microSD Memory Card / microSDHC
- Color Space: sRGB
- Still Image Size 16:9: L: 17M (5,472 x 3,080) S: 4.2M (2,720 x 1,528)
- Still Image Size 1:1: L: 13M (3,648 x 3,648) S: 3.7M (1,920 x 1,920)
- Still Image Size 3:2: L:20M (5,472 x 3,648) S:5M (2,736 x 1,824)
- Still Image Size 4:3: L:18M(4,864 x 3,648) S: 5M(2,592 x 1,944)
- Video Mode: MP4: 12M (1440 x 1080, 30 fps)
- Microphone/Speaker: Built-in Stereo Microphone
- Still Image File Format: JPEG (DCF, Exif, MPF Baseline) compliant,
- Lens Type: Carl Zeiss® Vario-Sonnar T*
- Aperture (Max.): F1.8 (W), F4.9 (T)
- Optical Zoom: 3.6x (Optical Zoom during movie recording)
- Focal Length (35mm equivalent): [Still Image 3:2] f = 28-100mm [Still
Image 16:9] f = 29-105mm [Still Image 4:3] f= 30-108mm [Still Image 1:1] f
= 36-127mm [Movie 16:9] f = 29-105mm (SteadyShot Standard), f = 33-120mm (SteadyShot®
Active Mode) [Movie 4:3] f = 36-128mm (SteadyShot® Standard), f = 41-146mm
(SteadyShot Active Mode)
- Lens Construction: 7 elements in 6 groups (4 aspheric elements including
- Aperture Blade: Iris diaphragm (7 blades)
- Clear Image Zoom: 3.6x
- Steady Shot Mode:Active: [Still image] Optical SteadyShot(TM) Image
stabiization [Movie] Optical SteadyShot(TM) image stabilization with Active
- Focus System: Contrast-detect AF
- AF Modes: Single-shot AF / Manual Focus / Touch AF
- Metering Modes: Multi Pattern
- Exposure Compensation: +/- 3.0 EV, 1/3 EV step Exposure Settings
: [Still] Superior Auto, Intelligent Auto, Program Auto, Aperture Priority,
- ISO: [Still Image] Auto (ISO 160 - 12800, selectable with upper /
lower limit), 160 / 200 / 400 / 800 / 1600 / 3200 / 6400 / 12800 (Extendable
to ISO 100 / 125), Multi-Frame NR: Auto (ISO 160 - 25600), 200 / 400 / 800
/ 1600 / 3200 / 6400 / 12800 / 25600*2
- White Balance Mode: Auto / Daylight / Shade / Cloudy / Incandescent
/ Fluor (Warm White) / Fluor (Cool White) / Fluor (Day White) / Fluor (Daylight)
/ Flash / C. Temp., Filter / Custom
- ISO Sensitivity (Movie): [Movie] Auto (ISO 160 - 3200)
- Self-timer: 10 sec. / 2 sec.
- Shutter Speeds: iAuto (4 - 1/2000) / Program Auto (1 - 1/2000) /
Aperture Priority (8 - 1/2000)
- Image Stabilization: [Still Image] Optical SteadyShot(TM) image stabilization
[Movie] Optical SteadyShot(TM) image stabization with Active Mode
- Priority Setting (for Face Detection): Yes (eight faces max)
- NFC: Yes (NFC forum Type 3 Tag compatible)
- Wi-Fi: Yes
- USB Port(s): USB 2.0 Hi-speed
- A/V Remote Terminal: Multi/Micro USB Terminal*6 , Hi-Speed USB (USB2.0)
- Tripod Mount: Yes
- Battery Type: InfoLITHIUM® NP-BN (3.6V)
- Number of Still Images: Approx. 200 images
- Power Consumption (in Operation): Approx. 1.2W
In the Box:
- Rechargeable Battery Pack NP-BN*14
- Smartphone attachment
- Supplied battely DC3.6V
- Micro USB cable
- Instruction Manual
- Wrist Strap
- Supplied AC Adoptor DC5.0V
- Width: 2-1/2"
- Height: 2-1/2"
- Length: 2-1/8"
- Manufacturer Warranty (authorized online retailer): Limited