RX100 III Advanced Camera with 1.0-type sensor
One-of-a-kind performance, all-in-one convenience.
Wider, brighter lens, built-in OLED viewfinder with ZEISS® T* coating, BIONZ X™ processor, and much more. It's all here in a sleek package that's easy to carry and a pleasure to use.
Brighter, wider lens
Zeiss® lens with 24 mm wide-angle shooting and large aperture, even in zoom.
Electronic viewfinder (EVF)
Shoot with the high-precision, built-in OLED viewfinder with Zeiss T* coating.
Full-pixel readout at 50 Mbps plus high-resolution XAVC S movie recording.
Shoot wider and closer
Get the giant panorama — or the perfect close-up.
Of renowned ZEISS® manufacture, the Vario-Sonnar® T* 24–70 mm F1.8-2.8 lens provides great flexibility — letting this premium digital camera shoot wide, close, and with convenient zoom.
The 24 mm wide-angle advantage
Shooting panoramic? Or a large building you can’t step back from? No problem.
Versatile lens for macro capabilities
Bright 70 mm zoom with F2.8 aperture permits a 30 cm (12 in) working distance.
Superb image quality
Thanks to the versatile ZEISS® lens, 1.0-type sensor, and extremely fast processor, shoot low-light challenges to stunning wide-angles and get exactly the shot you envision, every time.
24 mm wide-angle gets more of the scene — ideal for architecture and landscapes.
70 mm at a low F2.8 is great for portraits and creative background blurring.
180º-flip LCD for selfies, groups, or framing unique points of view.
Fixed ZEISS® Vario-Sonnar® T* lens
ZEISS® Vario-Sonnar® T* 24–70 mm lens with fast F1.8-2.8 aperture.
20.1 MP Exmor R® CMOS sensor
1.0 type back-illuminated Exmor R® CMOS sensor for high resolution, low noise.
Advanced image-processing engine for superior detail and texture rendering.
Four times more light
Better light capture with a back-illuminated sensor.
Without metal wiring in the front (I), Sony's design creates a light-capturing area approximately four times larger (II) than that of standard sensors (III).
World's most selected image sensor
Capture all the details with BIONZ X™
With BIONZ X™, enhanced detail reproduction and diffraction-reducing technology reproduce fine lines more clearly and sharply. You get reduced blur from light points, especially at small apertures.
Filled with features
Compact, lightweight — and fully loaded.
With a built-in electronic viewfinder, class-leading sensor, bright ZEISS® lens, and more packed into a sleek aluminum body, the RX100 III continues to raise the bar for premium compact cameras.
Movie moguls made here
Skateboard short, or film festival favorite? Shoot it now.
Whatever your vision, multi-format shooting and simultaneous recording features of the RX100 III will help put it on the screen, while the Intelligent Active Mode cuts camera shake for pro results.
Get full-pixel readout at 50 Mpbs, plus high-resolution XAVC S movie recording.
XAVC S enables beautiful video recording with a very high bitrate.
Dual video recording
Simultaneously record top-quality AVCHD or XAVC S and web-friendly MP4 formats.
Handle every challenge with multiple AF
Fast moving or slowly smiling, catch the decisive moment.
A wide range of autofocus (AF) capabilities let you concentrate on your subject, not your equipment; two of them are outlined below.
Lock-on AF keeps the frame size matching the subject size for improved tracking.
Eye AF detects and focuses on the eye — even if the subject is partially turned.
Manual focus and custom settings
Between the wide variety of manual options and a custom button, you can quickly bring more creative control to every shot.
Manual focus (MF) options
MF Assist (enlarging the image) and other features make manual focus easier.
Make your camera an extension of yourself
Assign up to 42 functions to the "C" custom button for personalized control.
Explore the PlayMemories Camera Apps
Add usability and convenience with key apps like Smart Remote Control (which lets you use your smartphone for remote shutter release), and other apps for editing and effects.
*Note: Service availability depends on region.
Wide-ranging accessories meet every need
Professional level options open up new possibilities.
Further expand your shooting pleasure and give your photography a professional edge with accessories specially designed for this model.
Capture One Express (for Sony)
One of the world's best RAW converters by Phase One
Capture One Express (for Sony) is one of the world's best RAW converters, rendering precise colors and incredible detail. It contains flexible digital asset management, all the essential adjustment tools, and fast, responsive performance in one customizable and integrated solution.
Works with iMovie and Final Cut Pro X
This product is compatible with Final Cut Pro X and iMovie.
- Sensor Type
- 13.2 x 8.8 mm (1.0 type) Exmor R® CMOS sensor
- Number of Pixels (Effective)
- 20.1 MP
- Optical Zoom
- ISO Sensitivity (Still Image)(Recommended Exposure Index)
- ISO 125-25600
What's in the Box
Rechargeable Battery Pack NP-BX1, AC Adaptor, Micro USB cable, Wrist Strap, Strap Adapter, Instruction Manual