Very interesting and deep RX100 review from Ming Thein

Discussion in 'Other Systems' started by WT21, Aug 6, 2012.

  1. lenshoarder

    lenshoarder Mu-43 All-Pro

    Nov 7, 2010
    Why'd he tape over the Sony name on the camera?
  2. fredlong

    fredlong Just this guy...

    Apr 18, 2011
    Massachusetts USA
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    He tells you why in the review.

  3. lenshoarder

    lenshoarder Mu-43 All-Pro

    Nov 7, 2010
    Got it.

    His number one complaint was the in camera charging. There's a simple solution to that. Buy a universal charger. They only cost about $1.50-$2.
  4. 0dBm

    0dBm Mu-43 Top Veteran

    Jun 30, 2011
    Western United States
    He is my favorite camera hardware reviewer.
  5. flash

    flash Mu-43 Hall of Famer

    Apr 29, 2010
    1 hour from Sydney Australia.
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    Really? I've never seen one that cheap. Mine cost me nearly $50.

    But that aside I do see the point that he reviews what he gets. No charger and no manual is a pain. And I don't think most consumers would even think to look for an external charger.

    He's one of my favourite reviewers as well.

  6. lenshoarder

    lenshoarder Mu-43 All-Pro

    Nov 7, 2010
    Here's one for a $1. These things are the only thing I use when I travel. Why carry around 4 or 5 proprietary chargers when I can just carry one that works for all the batteries I have? You can also find them anywhere on the planet for under $2 in markets. I've had one or two break on me while travelling and thus needed replacement.

    Travel Charger For Universal Mobile Cell Phone /Camera Battery | eBay
  7. Bhupinder2002

    Bhupinder2002 Mu-43 Hall of Famer

    Hahah Hi Gordon ..
    I think you forgot they we live in OZ. If Panny 7-14 mm can still sell for AUD 1900 at Teds then anything is possible.
  8. arch stanton

    arch stanton Mu-43 Veteran

    Feb 25, 2012
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    Thanks for the link, some humbling images in that blog!