Sony has unveiled the Cyber-shot HX50V, which is a compact 20.4MP camera that features a 30x optical zoom (24-720mm equivalent). The camera also captures 1080/60p HD video and features a standard ISO hot shoe for attaching an EVF, microphone, external flashes or remote flash triggers.
The HX50V can capture full resolution images at up to 10 frames per second. It offers a standard mode dial with quick access to P/A/S/M modes. A second dial on top of the camera provides fast access to exposure compensation up to +/-2EV.