LCD and Viewfinder
Sony TX9 has a Fixed Type 3.5″ LCD screen with a resolution of 922k dots. The Sony TX9's 3.5″ screen is larger than average and its resolution is up to the class standarts.
LCD is Touch screen
type, so you can change the settings and set the focus point with your fingertips.
TX9 doesn't have a viewfinder and no option for external viewfinder. Lack of a viewfinder can be problematic especially under strong light where visibility of LCD screens goes down dramatically. If you need a Compact camera with a built-in viewfinder in a similar price range, consider Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS70 (Lumix DC-TZ90) (Compare) or Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS60 (Lumix DMC-TZ80) (Compare). If the price is not an issue, take a look at our Top Rated Cameras with Viewfinders.
Max Shutter speed
Sony TX9 can shoot continuously at max speed of 10 fps and has max shutter speed of 1/1600 sec.
Unfortunately TX9 doesn't have an external flash shoe so you are limited with the built-in flash.
Sony TX9 features a Contrast Detection autofocusing system. The AF system has 9 points to choose from.
With Sony TX9, you can record your videos at a highest resolution of 1920 x 1080 at 50 fps and save in and AVCHD formats. Full HD resolution of Sony TX9 will be adequate in most of the situations. But if you are after the highest resolution videos available, see our list of Top Cameras with 4K (Ultra-HD) Video.
TX9 has a built-in Stereo microphone but no speaker.
Sony TX9 doesn't have any connections for external microphones and headphones. If you need a Compact camera with external microphone connectivity, consider Olympus XZ-2 iHS or Nikon Coolpix P7000 in a similar price range.
Connectivity and Storage
You can connect TX9 to compatible devices via its HDMI port or USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec) port.
Sony TX9 Features Compared to Main Competitors
Current Lowest price for Sony TX9 is $269.00