The QX100, and its cheaper sibling, the QX10 are made to be buddies to your smartphone, using a huge increase in image high quality in addition to all the sharing and also modifying features you already make use of on your phone. They attach to any type of Android or iphone tool– lastly, a decent method to take pictures with your iPad– as well as assure the most effective of both a point-and-shoot and a mobile phone. They resemble lenses, as well as imitate cameras.
The QX10 as well as QX100 are greater than they seem. These matte black plastic cylinders aren’t just lenses, extensions of the round opening on the back of your smart device; they’re electronic cameras. Slot a microSD card into either the QX10 or the QX100, and you don’t practically require your mobile phone in any way– the only point these full-fledged point-and-shoot cameras are missing out on is a viewfinder.
The QX10 is the smaller of the duo, 2.5 inches in size and a little more than an inch tall– at regarding 6 ounces totally filled, it drops perfectly into a jacket pocket. The QX100 is about two times as tall and also a few ounces larger, yet somehow it’s in fact less complicated to utilize. My fingers usually crinkled around the front of the QX10, and would sometimes obstruct of my shot, however the QX100 can fit my whole hand pleasantly. Both devices are strong and long lasting, capable of surviving their share of dings as well as decreases.
Both video cameras are fully self-sufficient– simply direct the lens at your topic, zoom in and out with the switch on the left side, press the shutter right next to it, and also you’re done. There’s even a tripod place, if you need it, though if you’re already lugging a tripod saving area is clearly not your best issue.
The RX100 and also QX100 could take comparable images, yet they’re completely various experiences. With the QX100, there are all kinds of wild shots readily available when your phone is a remote viewfinder. Toss the video camera airborne and also shoot at its spinning apex; shoot video as it falls from the roofing system; or conceal it someplace only a little lens might go as well as fire extremely sneaky photos. Having a remote viewfinder isn’t really entirely unique, however this is an excellent way to do it.
Sony did something remarkable here. It made something entirely new, and unique – there’s absolutely nothing else like the QX10 and QX100.