Though you won't be able to see what you're shooting without a smart device, you can still take pictures and use the zoom lens with the camera's built-in controls.
Most of the time, you'll be using a smartphone to control the camera, though. Shooting modes include Sony's Intelligent Auto, Superior Auto (that's Intelligent Auto plus some multishot options for low-light and backlit shooting), Program Auto, Aperture Priority, and Movie. You can adjust white balance, exposure compensation, and ISO. Autofocus is multipoint and light metering is multipattern. There is manual focus, though.
The QX100 captures JPEG stills only (no raw) and record movies at 1,440x1,080-pixel resolution at 30fps in MP4 format.
September 4, 2013 7:51 AM PDT
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