Sony has announced the launch of RX0 action camera in India. The Sony RX0 camera comes has a price tag of Rs 64,990 and will go on sale in the country starting today.
The camera has a 1.0-inch Exmor RS CMOS image sensor that supports sensitivity up to ISO 12800. Besides, it offers a fixed, wide-angle ZEISS Tessar T 24mm lens with f/4 aperture. Thanks to Sony’s Anti-Distortion shutter feature, the lens said to offer fast shutter time of 1/32,000 of a second and can shoot at up to 16 fps frame rate besides super slow motion footage at 960 fps.
The camera is water resistant and can stay alive even if submerged underwater at a depth of 10 meters for up to 60 minutes. As per Sony, with its MPK-HSR1 housing, the camera can survive plunge into 100 meters of water.
The Japanese company further claims that the action camera can survive impacts of drops to the ground from heights up to 6.5 ft (2.0 m). RX0 is crushproof under weights up to 440 lbf/2,000 N (200 kgf).
Different accessories for the camera are also available including camera control box, cage, housing to enhance its underwater capability etc.
Meanwhile, Sony has also announced the launch of SEL18135 lens in the Indian market for Rs 49,990.