Smartphone. Point and shoot camera. Neither of the two are designed to be as one. Sony has designed the Cyber-shot DSC-QX10 to promote the use of a point-and-shoot with a smartphone. This awesome technology contains a lens, sensor, processor, and use your smartphone provides the user interface. The QX-10 has 18.2 megapixel 1/2.3" CMOS sensor and 10x Sony Lens G zoom lens. It has a focal length equivalent to 27.5-275mm lens. Optical Steady Shot Image Stabilization minimizes the impact of camera shake, thus allowing for handheld photography. The shutter button and zoom toggle of the QX10 and Qx100 are able to operate as standalone cameras, but designed to work coupled with smartphones via Sony's PlayMemories Mobile application. Your smartphone enables access to countless apps for editing and sharing your photos. Smartphone bracket included.