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Deal of the day: Sony RX1 with OVF, SD card and bag for $1,695

Sony RX1 full format fix lens compact camera

The Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX1 camera is currently on sale at B&H for $1,695 (with free expedited shipping): The Sony RX1 also comes with free Sony FDA-V1K OVF, 32GB SDHC memory card and Lowepro Adventura SH 100 II shoulder bag (total value of free accessories: $627.94): The RX1 is still listed for $2,299.00 at Adorama and […]

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There is a petition for a Sony RX1 / RX1R firmware update

Sony RX-1 review

I have already given up hope for a new Sony RX1 firmware update (see RX1 review), but if you believe in the power of petitions, check this change.org link and sign it:

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Sony RX1 got a pretty good DxOMark score: #4 overal rating

DxOMark published their test results for the Sony RX1 camera (see my first impressions) and they are pretty good – the RX1 scored #4 on their overall rating list right after the Nikon D800E, D800 and D600:

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Sony RX1 review: first impressions

Sony RX-1 review

I have to admit, I am not a big fan of Sony cameras. I understand that the NEX-7 and RX100 are top performers in their categories, but for some reason they never “clicked” for me. My mirrorless/compact solution of choice for the past two years has been from Fuji (X100 first, then X-Pro1). I also […]

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Change of specifications for the Sony RX1 full frame compact camera

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Sony announced few changes in the specifications of the anticipated Sony RX1 full frame compact camera (available for pre-order):  Single and continuous AF options were removed from the AF selector (Direct Manual Focus and Manual Focus selections remains unchanged). If the Google translation is correct, AF-S will work only for still images and it will […]

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Sony RX1 sample images

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Sony published more sample images taken with their new RX1 full frame compact camera ($2,798.00):

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Sony RX1 – the day after

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Clearly the Sony RX1 compact full frame camera has been the most interesting announcement for the 2012 Photokina show so far. Here is what some websites that got the chance to try out the camera had to say: This isn’t just Sony’s most serious compact camera, but arguably the most serious compact camera we’ve ever seen (dpreview) Honey […]

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