It is pretty much confirmed at this point that Sony is going to announce DSC-QX10 and DSC-QX100 lens cameras in the coming weeks. If you are hearing about these the first time, these lens cameras are controlled using smartphones with the help of NFC or Wi-Fi, thus giving you much better pictures than you could capture with your smartphone and there is no need to carry a full-fledged digital camera with you.
After the recently leaked promo shots, Sony Alpha Rumours site has now got hold more information about these lens cameras from a leaked manual.
According to the blog, QX10 and QX100 weigh 105 grams and 179 grams respectively. You can check out more dimensions below.
- DSC-QX100: 62.5 mm × 62.5 mm × 55.5 mm (W / H / D)
- DSC-QX10: 62.4 mm × 61.8 mm × 33.3 mm (W / H / D)
Here is an image from the leaked manual detailing the various parts of these lens cameras.
- Power Button
- Display Panel: Indicates that the card is not inserted, and the remaining battery charge
- Hook for belt
- Ring Control (DSC-QX100)
- The power / charge / movie: Green (Power on), Orange (running charging) and Red (running video)
- Zoom lever
- Shutter button
- Multifunctional jack
- RESET button
These lens cameras are expected to be announced on September 4 Sony press event after the introduction of Xperia i1 aka Honami.