The Sony RX0 is a 21-megapixel camcorder with no optical zoom has a 35mm-equivalent focal length of 24mm (fixed). It has a 1.5-inch LCD. The camcorder has a maximum aperture of f/4.
The Sony RX0 stores video and photos on MicroSD, MicroSDHC and MicroSDXC memory cards. It captures full HD video at a resolution as high as 1920x1080 at 60 frames per second and 21-megapixel resolution stills as JPG files. The Sony RX0 measures 2.4 inches wide by 1.6 inches high by 1.2 inches in length, and weighs 0.2 pounds.
LargenessBecause action camcorders do range in size, we have designated them using three groups: compact, average, and large. Models which are considered "compact" fit in a typical shirt or pants pocket.
HDMI outputHas High-Definition Multimedia Interface (HDMI) output for direct digital-audio and video connection to TVs or monitors with HDMI inputs.
Microphone inputMicrophone input is a jack for an external microphone to improve sound quality and prevent picking up noise from the camcorder. It is an alternative to using the built-in mike.
Remote controlWearable wrist remote with button operated control, typically limited to video record, photo capture, and on/off.
Built-in lightBuilt-in light provides illumination for close-ups when the image would otherwise be too dark, but it's no substitute for a well-lit room.
WeightThis is measured in pounds and includes the recording media.
LCD sizeThis is the size of the image displayed on the LCD. With some models, the image does not fill the whole screen when recording. For these models, this number is smaller than the physical size of the screen.