I feel like this camera was overdue, at least compared to its predecessor the RX-100 Mark V. What you get is a faster camera, new extended range lens, Hybrid Log for video recording, one-step EVF, Sony's most advanced eye focus tracking technology, a more flexible
However, what you lose is the faster lens of the Mark V and built-in ND filter. Those are two not so small losses for some people.
Still missing is a microphone input jack. What gives Sony? Even my x3000 has a microphone input jack!
20.1MP 1" Exmor RS BSI CMOS Sensor
BIONZ X Image Processor & Front-End LSI
ZEISS Vario-Sonnar T* f/2.8-4.5 Lens
24-200mm (35mm Equivalent)
UHD 4K30p Video with HLG & S-Log3 Gammas
HFR Mode for Full HD Video up to 960
0.39" 2.36m-Dot OLED Pop-Up EVF
3.0" 921.6k-Dot 180° Tilting Touchscreen
Fast Hybrid AF System with 315 Points
ISO 12800 and 24 fps Continuous Shooting
This is a pretty hot pre-order only item right now.
Sony also introduced a new
Features thumb control recording button, zooming, and selection button right at your fingertips.