Featuring an impressive zoom range along with flexible imaging capabilities, the PIXPRO AZ527 is part of the Kodak Astro Zoom Collection and is a versatile, compact camera for recording both stills and movies. Its 20.68MP 1/2.3" BSI CMOS sensor affords a quick 6-fps shooting rate and Full HD 1080p video recording at 30 fps along with a sensitivity range from ISO 100-3200. The BSI design of the sensor helps to maintain low noise and high clarity for truer colors and accurate rendering in a variety of lighting conditions. Complementing the imaging assets is an impressive 52x optical zoom lens, which covers a 24-1248mm equivalent focal length range, and optical image stabilization benefits this reach by minimizing the appearance of camera shake for sharper handheld shooting. A rear 3.0" 460k-dot LCD monitor is available for composing and reviewing imagery and, additionally, built-in Wi-Fi can be used for wireless transferring of imagery and remote camera control from a linked smartphone or tablet.