Sony DSC-HX90V


Sony DSC-HX90V 05

Availability : June 2015
Price : $ 430 ( Adorama | B&H | Amazon )

The new HX90V model features the same type of high-quality retractable OLED Tru-Finder found on the acclaimed RX100 III model, making it the first truly ‘pocketable’ compact high-zoom camera with a built-in electronic viewfinder.  It also includes a variety of adjustable dials and functions including a customizable control ring, and has GPS functionality for automatically tagging photos and videos3.

Key Features

  • 30x ZEISS Vario-Sonnar T* optical zoom lens with 60x “Clear Image” digital zoom capability
  • Built-in pop-up OLED Tru-Finder EVF w/ high contrast and vivid colors
  • 18.2 MP Exmor R CMOS sensor and BIONZ X processor ensure the finest capture details for still images and Full HD videos in all lighting conditions
  • Optical SteadyShot with 5-axis image stabilization minimizes effects of camera shake
  • 921k dot, 3.0 type LCD screen that tilts a full 180 degrees
  • Full HD movie shooting capabilities including high-speed XAVC S format at 50 mbps
  • Built-in ‘pop up’ flash for low-light shooting support
  • Compatible with Wi-Fi / NFC for seamless wireless transfer of content and with select Sony PlayMemories™ Camera apps


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LensZEISS Vario-Sonnar T* Lens
Optical zoom (35mm format equivalent)30x (25-750mm)
Maximum apertureF3.5 (W) – 6.4 (T)
Image sensor / effective megapixelsExmor R CMOS 18.2MP
Image processorBIONZ X
Image stabilisationStandard; Active/Intelligent Active mode (for movies)
HD movie (Active Mode for movies only)Full HD 60p/50pvi
Viewfinder0.2-type electronic viewfinder (OLED)
ISO sensitivity (still image)Auto (ISO80-3200, selectable with upper / lower limit), 80/100/200/400/800/1600/3200, Multi-Frame NR:Auto (ISO80-3200 same as selected range in Auto), 100/200/400/800/1600/3200/6400[vi] /12800viii
Monitor Type7.5cm (3.0type) (4:3) / 921,600 dots / Xtra Fine / TFT LCD
Monitor Adjustable angleUp by approx. 180 degrees
Beauty EffectYes
Picture EffectYes (still: 13 modes/ movie: 7 modes)
PlayMemories Camera AppsYes
4K still image output (HDMI)Yes
Shooting staminaMonitor:Approx. 390 still images, ViewFinder:Approx. 360 still images (CIPA standard)
Dimensions (WxHxD)102.0mm x 58.1mm x 35.5mm
Weight (Battery and Memory Stick DUO are included)Approx. 245g
Battery LifeMonitor: Approx. 390 still images, ViewFinder: Approx. 360 still images (CIPA standard
Available coloursBlack