Sony DSC-QX10 Lens Style Smartphone Camera, HD 1080p, 18MP, 10x Optical Zoom, Wi-Fi, NFC

Product information

Experience photography for the smartphone age. With a simple connection, a wireless, smart lens gives your phone a powerful 10x optical zoom and smooth image stabilisation. It takes photos you never thought possible with your phone.

Key benefits:

  • Transform your Android or Apple smartphone into a high-performance camera. Simply mount a smart lens to a phone and start shooting. Your smartphone becomes the camera body. Use the touchscreen to shoot and retouch images. Upload photos and HD videos on Facebook or store them online.

  • Some scenes are too far away for a smartphone to capture. From a towering cityscape to a stretching sandy beach, pull them closer with G Lens technology and 10x optical zoom. And when you’re filming, Optical SteadyShot Active mode cuts the effect of shaky hands for crisp, blur-free movies.

  • Festivals, road trips or barbecues – don’t let a once-in-a-lifetime shot pass you by. The smart lens has a BIONZ image processor for clear photos and HD movies – even when the action’s fast. The moment might last a second, but you get smooth results that last a lifetime.

  • Have some fun with a smart lens. Make a connection – touch the lens against an NFC smartphone for the wireless freedom to shoot angles you couldn’t before. Haven’t got an NFC phone? Connect via Wi-Fi. Be in a group shot: put the lens down and take the photo from your phone.

  • Low light? That’s no problem with an 18MP Exmor R CMOS sensor. Back-illumination technology lets more light inside the camera – no wires block the path – for brighter results. Everything stays sharp: Intelligent Auto Mode detects scenery and adjusts the settings for you.

  • Works with Android or iOS phones.

  • Includes rechargeable battery back, micro USB cable, wrist strap, smartphone attachment.

Please note: works with Apple iOS versions 5.0 - 7.0 and Android versions 2.3 - 4.4. Future updates may alter compatibility.

Battery life Information How long the battery lasts for (and if applicable) until it needs recharging
Approx 220 shots per charge
Camera Type
USB 2.0, Wi-Fi, NFC
H61.8 x W62.4 x D33.33mm
Direct printing Information Can connect to a compatible digital camera to print without the need to use a computer.
Eligible for International Delivery
Image Stabilisation
Internal Memory
Manufacturer Part Number (MPN)
Maximum ISO Rating
Megapixels Information 1 Megapixel is equal to 1 million pixels. A pixel is an individual element of a digital image. Megapixels determine the resolution of an image and the more you have the higher the quality of the image.
Memory Card (included)
Memory Card Type
Memory Stick Micro, Memory Stick Micro (mark 2), Micro SD/SDHC/SDXC
Model name / number
NFC enabled Information Devices with NFC can be tapped together to establish a wireless connection for sending or streaming files and other data
Power Supply
Li-Ion Battery NP-BN
Screen size
Sensor Type
Shooting Modes
Sweep Panorama
Touch Screen
Video Resolution
1080p HD video
Weight Information Unpackaged weight
Zoom (digital) Information Enlarges video captured by the optical zoom and makes it seem even closer
Zoom (optical) Information A 7 x zoom will get you closer to your subject than a 5 x zoom


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