Leaked manual suggests an integrated microphone and hardware shutter button. Sony plans to release two lens camera, a basic model DSC-QX10 with an 18 megapixel CMOS sensor and f/3,3-5.9 lens which weighs approximately 105 grams, together with a high-end DSC-QX100 with a 20.2 megapixel Exmor R sensor and f/1.8 Carl Zeiss lens which weighs approximately 179 grams. The SDC-QX100 will include a focus ring.
The DSC-QX10 share the same internal component with the Sony WX150 point-and-shoot camera while the high-end DSC-QX100 are from Sony’s RX100MII.
Both models would be compatible on both, Android and iOS devices. Apart from the different lenses, both lenses have many similar features, including :
- power button
- integrated microphone
- display panel to indicate remaining battery charge or lack of SD card
- hook for belt
- tripod mount
- zoom lever
- hardware shutter button
- multifunctional jack
- reset button
Sony is expected to announce the devices at a media event on September 4.