Content creators rejoice — the Sony ZV-1 is a purposely built compact camera perfectly molding the proven image capabilities of the RX100-series line with an updated body for even more efficient YouTube juice. It's a great everyday capture tool for daily memories, but is it truly worth the price tag over my iPhone?
A pocket-sized camera with uncompromising imaging technology. Truly the smallest gadet packed with unique features for content creators and vloggers that's better than an iPhone. Featuring Sony’s advanced Realtime Eye-AF 3 and Real-time AF tracking with a simplified Background Defocus function, Face Priority AE (auto exposure), and Product Showcase setting explicitly made with content creators in mind.
What We Love:
Auto Focus You’ve Never Seen
Focus will switch quickly between your face and anything in the foreground even while shooting in selfie mode and a new product showcase.
Fully Rotating Flip-Out Screen
Excellent for vlogging at an arm’s length away.
It takes the stress of a big camera away, making it fun to shoot because of its compact size.
Product Type: Mirrorless
Best For: YouTube connoisseurs looking for a quick vlogging camera to capture lifestyle content and fun clips.
What It Has:
- Pixels: Effective: 20.1 Megapixel
- Maximum Resolution: 5472 x 3648
- Aspect Ratio: 1:1, 3:2, 4:3, 16:9
- Image Stabilization: Digital, Optical
- Recording Limit: Unlimited
- Audio Recording: Built-In Microphone (Stereo), External Microphone Input (Stereo)
What It Does:
- Clear Voice w/ 3-Capsule directional mic
- Standard 3.5mm mic jack
- High bitrate 4K movie 2 w/ full pixel readout and no pixel binning
- Super slow-motion movie HFR 7 (High frame rate) up to 960 fps
- Wi-Fi for easy file transfer and remote camera control
- Built-in ND to control exposure in bright light conditions
- Easy-to-push REC button with front-facing record tally light
- Sensor Type: CMOS
- Sensor Size: 1"
- Dimensions: 105.5mm x 60mm x 43.5mm
- Weight: 294g
- 20.1MP 1" Exmor RS BSI CMOS Sensor
- ZEISS 24-70mm-Equiv. f/1.8-2.8 Lens
- UHD 4K30p Video with HLG & S-Log3 Gammas
- 3.0" Side Flip-Out Touchscreen LCD