Sony Announced RX100M5A to Replace RX100M5 in Japan

Today, Sony Japan has officially announced a new update version of RX100M5 (Amazon/B&H/Adorama) compact camera called RX100M5A. There is no info yet whether RX100M5A will also released in US, and no info on price and release date. Stay tuned for more info.

Difference between DSC-RX100M5A and DSC-RX100M5
Evolution with BIONZ X

· Improvement in image quality
· pupil AF evolution
· continuous shooting Continuous shooting increase
(RX 100 M 5: 150 pictures ⇒ RX 100 M 5 A: 233 pictures)
· Reduction in EVF display time lag

Additional Features

· Focus area “Zone” addition
· Portrait / side focus area switching
· Face priority setting at AF
· Focus area registration function
· Priority setting at AWB
· Add metering mode item
· JPEG image quality setting at RAW + JPEG shooting
· Custom key setting Still images and movies can be set independently)
· Movie shooting with the shutter button
· Rating function
· My Menu setting


· MP4 simultaneous video recording ⇒ Change to Proxy recording
· Movie recording method
· Menu configuration, UI

Not equipped

· PlayMemories Camera Apps
· My Photo Style
· Eye-Fi compatible

via: Sony Japan