As well as being compared against other super zooms, the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III is also often compared to pro DSLRs, mirrorless, pro digicams, boutiques and entry-level DSLRs. The Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III's top rivals come from Panasonic (such as the Lumix DMC-FZ2500 (Lumix DMC-FZ2000) and the Lumix DC-FZ80 (Lumix DC-FZ82)) and Leica (such as the V-Lux (Typ 114) and the Digilux 4.3)

compared toSuper zoom competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III compared to other super zoom competitors include: it records very high quality movies (UHD @ 30fps vs 1080p @ 50fps), records high-speed movies (120 fps vs none), takes slightly higher resolution photos (20 MP vs 9.7 MP), slightly higher maximum light sensitivity (25,600 ISO vs 12,800 ISO) and records movies in 24p.

However, on average it doesn't have a touch screen, doesn't shoot as fast continuously (14 fps vs 24 fps), doesn't have an OLED screen (LCD vs OLED), much smaller viewfinder (0.26x vs 1.39x) and users slower contrast detection autofocus (contrast detection vs phase detection).

Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ2500 (Lumix DMC-FZ2000)

Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ2500 (Lumix DMC-FZ2000)
5 months newer

Significant advantages of the Lumix DMC-FZ2500 (Lumix DMC-FZ2000) (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III)

  • Has a touch screen
  • Significantly faster max shutter speed: 1/4000 of a second vs 1/2000 of a second
  • Significantly longer exposures: 60 seconds vs 30 seconds

Significant disadvantages of the Lumix DMC-FZ2500 (Lumix DMC-FZ2000) (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III)

  • Shorter battery life: 350 shots vs 420 shots

common strengths of the Lumix DMC-FZ2500 (Lumix DMC-FZ2000) and Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III

  • Very good maximum light sensitivity: 25,600 ISO vs 25,600 ISO
  • Capture very high resolution images: 20 MP vs 20 MP
  • Large sensors: Nikon CX 13.2x8.8mm vs Nikon CX 13.2x8.8mm

Leica V-Lux (Typ 114)

Leica V-Lux (Typ 114)
1 year older
$1,111 - $1,195

Significant advantages of the V-Lux (Typ 114) (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III)

  • Significantly faster max shutter speed: 1/4000 of a second vs 1/2000 of a second
  • Significantly longer exposures: 60 seconds vs 30 seconds

Significant disadvantages of the V-Lux (Typ 114) (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III)

  • None found

common strengths of the V-Lux (Typ 114) and Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III

  • Very good maximum light sensitivity: 25,600 ISO vs 25,600 ISO
  • Capture very high resolution images: 20 MP vs 20 MP
  • Large sensors: Nikon CX 13.2x8.8mm vs Nikon CX 13.2x8.8mm

Panasonic Lumix DC-FZ80 (Lumix DC-FZ82)

Panasonic Lumix DC-FZ80 (Lumix DC-FZ82)
9 months newer

Significant advantages of the Lumix DC-FZ80 (Lumix DC-FZ82) (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III)

  • Much better wide angle: 20 mm vs 24 mm
  • Has a touch screen
  • Significantly lighter: 616 g vs 1,051 g

Significant disadvantages of the Lumix DC-FZ80 (Lumix DC-FZ82) (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III)

  • Worse maximum light sensitivity: 6,400 ISO vs 25,600 ISO
  • Lacks an external mic jack
  • Much lower true resolution: 9.7 MP vs 20 MP

common strengths of the Lumix DC-FZ80 (Lumix DC-FZ82) and Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III

  • Each supports an external flash

Nikon DL24-500

Nikon DL24-500
similar age

Significant advantages of the DL24-500 (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III)

  • Shoots much faster: 60 fps vs 14 fps
  • Has an OLED screen: OLED vs LCD
  • Faster autofocus: Phase detection vs Contrast detection

Significant disadvantages of the DL24-500 (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III)

  • Much shorter battery life: 290 shots vs 420 shots
  • Worse maximum light sensitivity: 12,800 ISO vs 25,600 ISO

common strengths of the DL24-500 and Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III

  • Capture very high resolution images: 20.7 MP vs 20 MP
  • Large sensors: Nikon CX 13.2x8.8mm vs Nikon CX 13.2x8.8mm
  • Have external mic jacks

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX400V

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX400V
2 years older
$398

Significant advantages of the DSC-HX400V (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III)

  • Has a GPS
  • Lighter: 660 g vs 1,051 g
  • Significantly faster max shutter speed: 1/4000 of a second vs 1/2000 of a second

Significant disadvantages of the DSC-HX400V (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III)

  • Worse maximum light sensitivity: 3,200 ISO vs 25,600 ISO
  • Much lower true resolution: 9.7 MP vs 20 MP
  • Much smaller sensor: 1/2.3" 6.17x4.55mm vs Nikon CX 13.2x8.8mm

common strengths of the DSC-HX400V and Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III

  • Have external mic jacks
  • Each supports an external flash

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 IV

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1 year newer
$1,698

Significant advantages of the Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 IV (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III)

  • Faster autofocus: Phase detection vs Contrast detection
  • Has a touch screen
  • Many more focus points: 315 vs 25

Significant disadvantages of the Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 IV (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III)

  • None found

common strengths of the Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 IV and Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III

  • Very good maximum light sensitivity: 25,600 ISO vs 25,600 ISO
  • Capture very high resolution images: 20 MP vs 20 MP
  • Great battery life: 400 shots vs 420 shots

compared toPro DSLR competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III compared to pro DSLR competitors include: it records very high quality movies (UHD @ 30fps vs 1080p @ 30fps), records high-speed movies (120 fps vs none), has better image stabilization (lens vs none), shoots faster continuously (14 fps vs 3.9 fps) and has a screen which flips out.

However, on average it is much more noisy at high ISO (474 ISO vs 2,925 ISO), has much lower image quality (69.0 vs 89.0), has much less color depth (22.9 bits vs 24.8 bits), has much narrower dynamic range (12.6 EV vs 14 EV) and has a slightly smaller screen (3" vs 3.2").

Nikon D750

Nikon D750
1 year older
$1,419 - $1,697 (body only)
$2,197 24-120mm lens

Significant advantages of the D750 (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III)

  • Much lower noise at high ISO: 2,956 ISO vs 474 ISO
  • Has an optical viewfinder: Pentaprism vs Digital
  • Much larger viewfinder: 0.70x vs 0.26x

Significant disadvantages of the D750 (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III)

  • No image stabilization: None vs
    1. Lens
  • Doesn't record high-speed movies: None vs 120 fps
  • Lower resolution movies: 1080p @ 60fps vs UHD @ 30fps

common strengths of the D750 and Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III

  • Extremely good image quality: 93.0 vs 69.0
  • Excellent color depth: 24.8 bits vs 22.9 bits
  • Excellent dynamic range: 14.5 EV vs 12.6 EV

Canon EOS 5D Mark IV

Canon EOS 5D Mark IV
4 months newer
$2,484 - $3,099 (body only)
$3,229 - $3,999 24-105mm lens

Significant advantages of the 5D Mark IV (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III)

  • Has an optical viewfinder: Pentaprism vs Digital
  • Much larger viewfinder: 0.71x vs 0.26x
  • Significantly larger screen: 3.2" vs 3"

Significant disadvantages of the 5D Mark IV (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III)

  • Screen does not flip out
  • Shoots significantly slower: 7 fps vs 14 fps
  • No built-in flash

common strengths of the 5D Mark IV and Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III

  • None found

Nikon D610

Nikon D610
2 years older
$1,100 - $1,497 (body only)
$1,890 - $2,447 28-300mm lens

Significant advantages of the D610 (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III)

  • Much lower noise at high ISO: 2,925 ISO vs 474 ISO
  • Has an optical viewfinder: Pentaprism vs Digital
  • Much larger viewfinder: 0.70x vs 0.26x

Significant disadvantages of the D610 (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III)

  • No image stabilization: None vs
    1. Lens
  • Doesn't record high-speed movies: None vs 120 fps
  • Lower resolution movies: 1080p @ 30fps vs UHD @ 30fps

common strengths of the D610 and Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III

  • Extremely good image quality: 94.0 vs 69.0
  • Excellent color depth: 25.1 bits vs 22.9 bits
  • Excellent dynamic range: 14.4 EV vs 12.6 EV

Canon EOS 5D Mark II

Canon EOS 5D Mark II
7 years older
$1,274 24-70mm lens

Significant advantages of the 5D Mark II (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III)

  • Much lower noise at high ISO: 1,815 ISO vs 474 ISO
  • Has an optical viewfinder: Pentaprism vs Digital
  • Much larger viewfinder: 0.71x vs 0.26x

Significant disadvantages of the 5D Mark II (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III)

  • No image stabilization: None vs
    1. Lens
  • Doesn't record high-speed movies: None vs 120 fps
  • Lower resolution movies: 1080p @ 30fps vs UHD @ 30fps

common strengths of the 5D Mark II and Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III

  • Extremely good image quality: 79.0 vs 69.0
  • Excellent color depth: 23.7 bits vs 22.9 bits
  • Excellent dynamic range: 11.9 EV vs 12.6 EV

Sony SLT A99

Sony SLT A99
3 years older
$2,407 - $3,198 (body only)
$2,889 10-24mm lens

Significant advantages of the SLT A99 (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III)

  • Much lower noise at high ISO: 1,555 ISO vs 474 ISO
  • Much larger viewfinder: 0.71x vs 0.26x
  • Faster autofocus: Phase detection vs Contrast detection

Significant disadvantages of the SLT A99 (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III)

  • Doesn't record high-speed movies: None vs 120 fps
  • Worse image stabilization:
    1. Sensor shift
    vs
    1. Lens
  • Lower resolution movies: 1080p @ 60fps vs UHD @ 30fps

common strengths of the SLT A99 and Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III

  • Extremely good image quality: 89.0 vs 69.0
  • Excellent color depth: 25 bits vs 22.9 bits
  • Excellent dynamic range: 14 EV vs 12.6 EV

compared toMirrorless interchangeable-lens competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III compared to mirrorless interchangeable-lens competitors include: it records very high quality movies (UHD @ 30fps vs 1080p @ 60fps), has a slightly higher resolution screen (1,228k dots vs 921k dots), records even higher-speed movies (120 fps vs none), has better image stabilization (lens vs sensor shift) and is newer (march 2016 vs may 2015).

However, on average it significantly smaller viewfinder (0.26x vs 0.67x), doesn't have a touch screen, has a slightly smaller sensor (nikon CX 13.2x8.8mm vs full frame 35.8x23.9mm), users slower contrast detection autofocus (contrast detection vs phase detection) and has slightly fewer focus points (25 vs 425).

Sony Alpha a6500

Sony Alpha a6500
6 months newer
$1,198 (body only)
$1,598 18-135mm lens

Significant advantages of the Alpha a6500 (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III)

  • Has a touch screen
  • Has interchangeable lenses
  • Many more focus points: 425 vs 25

Significant disadvantages of the Alpha a6500 (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III)

  • Worse image stabilization:
    1. Sensor shift
    vs
    1. Lens
  • Significantly lower resolution screen: 921k dots vs 1,228k dots

common strengths of the Alpha a6500 and Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III

  • Both have digital viewfinders: Digital vs Digital
  • Have external mic jacks
  • Each has a built-in flash

Sony Alpha 7 II

Sony Alpha 7 II
1 year older
$1,142 - $1,398 (body only)
$1,370 - $1,598 28-70mm lens

Significant advantages of the 7 II (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III)

  • Much larger viewfinder: 0.71x vs 0.26x
  • Has interchangeable lenses
  • Faster autofocus: Phase detection vs Contrast detection

Significant disadvantages of the 7 II (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III)

  • Worse image stabilization:
    1. Sensor shift
    vs
    1. Lens
  • Lower resolution movies: 1080p @ 60fps vs UHD @ 30fps
  • Doesn't record high-speed movies: None vs 120 fps

common strengths of the 7 II and Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III

  • Both have digital viewfinders: Digital vs Digital
  • 24p support
  • Have external mic jacks

Panasonic Lumix DMC-G7

Panasonic Lumix DMC-G7
10 months older
$498 - $539 14-42mm lens

Significant advantages of the DMC-G7 (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III)

  • Has a touch screen
  • Much larger viewfinder: 0.67x vs 0.26x
  • Has interchangeable lenses

Significant disadvantages of the DMC-G7 (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III)

  • None found

common strengths of the DMC-G7 and Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III

  • Both have digital viewfinders: Digital vs Digital
  • Have external mic jacks
  • Each has a built-in flash

Sony Alpha a6300

Sony Alpha a6300
similar age
$754 - $898 (body only)
$858 - $998 16-50mm lens

Significant advantages of the Alpha a6300 (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III)

  • Has interchangeable lenses
  • Many more focus points: 425 vs 25
  • Faster autofocus: Phase detection vs Contrast detection

Significant disadvantages of the Alpha a6300 (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III)

  • Lower resolution movies: 1080p @ 120fps vs UHD @ 30fps
  • Significantly lower resolution screen: 921k dots vs 1,228k dots

common strengths of the Alpha a6300 and Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III

  • Very high speed movies: 120 fps vs 120 fps
  • Both have digital viewfinders: Digital vs Digital
  • 24p support

Sony Alpha A6000

Sony Alpha A6000
2 years older
$444 - $548 (body only)
$570 - $648 16-50mm lens

Significant advantages of the A6000 (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III)

  • Much larger viewfinder: 0.70x vs 0.26x
  • Has interchangeable lenses
  • Much smaller: Mid size (120×67×45 mm) vs Large (133×94×127 mm)

Significant disadvantages of the A6000 (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III)

  • Lower resolution movies: 1080p @ 60fps vs UHD @ 30fps
  • Doesn't record high-speed movies: None vs 120 fps
  • Significantly lower resolution screen: 921k dots vs 1,228k dots

common strengths of the A6000 and Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III

  • Very good image stabilization:
    1. Lens
    vs
    1. Lens
  • Both have digital viewfinders: Digital vs Digital
  • 24p support

compared toPro digicam competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III compared to pro digicam competitors include: it records very high quality movies (UHD @ 30fps vs 1080p @ 60fps), has a slightly wider wide angle lens (24 mm vs 28 mm), records even higher-speed movies (120 fps vs none), significantly higher maximum light sensitivity (25,600 ISO vs 12,800 ISO) and records movies in 24p.

However, on average it has a slightly narrower aperture (f/2.4 vs f/1.4), is significantly larger (large (133×94×127 mm) vs compact (102×58×36 mm)), doesn't have a touch screen, is thicker (5" vs 1.4") and is much heavier (1,051 g vs 213 g).

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 IV

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 IV
9 months older
$798 - $811

Significant advantages of the DSC-RX100 IV (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III)

  • Significantly smaller: Compact (102×58×41 mm) vs Large (133×94×127 mm)
  • Much lighter: 298 g vs 1,051 g
  • Much thinner: 1.6" vs 5"

Significant disadvantages of the DSC-RX100 IV (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III)

  • Lacks an external mic jack
  • Much shorter battery life: 280 shots vs 420 shots
  • Worse maximum light sensitivity: 12,800 ISO vs 25,600 ISO

common strengths of the DSC-RX100 IV and Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III

  • Large sensors: Nikon CX 13.2x8.8mm vs Nikon CX 13.2x8.8mm
  • Good wide angle: 24 mm vs 24 mm
  • High resolution screens: 1,228k dots vs 1,228k dots

Sony Cybershot DSC-RX100

Sony Cybershot DSC-RX100
3 years older
$368 - $607

Significant advantages of the DSC-RX100 (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III)

  • Significantly smaller: Compact (102×58×36 mm) vs Large (133×94×127 mm)
  • Much lighter: 213 g vs 1,051 g
  • Much thinner: 1.4" vs 5"

Significant disadvantages of the DSC-RX100 (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III)

  • Much worse wide angle: 28 mm vs 24 mm
  • Worse maximum light sensitivity: 6,400 ISO vs 25,600 ISO
  • Lacks an external mic jack

common strengths of the DSC-RX100 and Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III

  • Large sensors: 1" 13.2x8.8mm vs Nikon CX 13.2x8.8mm
  • High resolution screens: 1,229k dots vs 1,228k dots
  • Capture very high resolution images: 20 MP vs 20 MP

Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX10 (Lumix DMC-LX15)

Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX10 (Lumix DMC-LX15)
5 months newer

Significant advantages of the Lumix DMC-LX10 (Lumix DMC-LX15) (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III)

  • Significantly wider aperture: f/1.4 vs f/2.4
  • Significantly smaller: Mid size (106×60×42 mm) vs Large (133×94×127 mm)
  • Has a touch screen

Significant disadvantages of the Lumix DMC-LX10 (Lumix DMC-LX15) (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III)

  • Much shorter battery life: 260 shots vs 420 shots
  • Lacks an external mic jack
  • Worse image stabilization:
    1. Sensor shift
    vs
    1. Lens

common strengths of the Lumix DMC-LX10 (Lumix DMC-LX15) and Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III

  • Large sensors: Nikon CX 13.2x8.8mm vs Nikon CX 13.2x8.8mm
  • Good wide angle: 24 mm vs 24 mm
  • Very good maximum light sensitivity: 25,600 ISO vs 25,600 ISO

compared toBoutique competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III compared to boutique competitors include: it has way more more zoom (25x vs 3.1x), records high-speed movies (120 fps vs none), has better image stabilization (lens vs sensor shift), shoots faster continuously (14 fps vs 11 fps) and has a screen which flips out.

However, on average it has a significantly narrower aperture (f/2.4 vs f/1.7), is much larger (large (133×94×127 mm) vs mid size (115×66×55 mm)), takes slightly lower resolution photos (20 MP vs 42.2 MP), slightly lower maximum light sensitivity (25,600 ISO vs 102,400 ISO) and has a slightly smaller sensor (nikon CX 13.2x8.8mm vs full frame 35.9x24mm).

Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX100

Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX100
1 year older
$598 - $600

Significant advantages of the DMC-LX100 (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III)

  • Much smaller: Mid size (115×66×55 mm) vs Large (133×94×127 mm)
  • Significantly wider aperture: f/1.7 vs f/2.4
  • Much thinner: 2.2" vs 5"

Significant disadvantages of the DMC-LX100 (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III)

  • Doesn't record high-speed movies: None vs 120 fps
  • Screen does not flip out
  • Lacks an external mic jack

common strengths of the DMC-LX100 and Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III

  • Incredible zoom: 3.1x vs 25x
  • Both shoot very high resolution HD movies: UHD @ 30fps vs UHD @ 30fps
  • Good image stabilization:
    1. Lens
    vs
    1. Lens

Sony Alpha a99 II

Sony Alpha a99 II
5 months newer
$3,198

Significant advantages of the Alpha a99 II (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III)

  • Better maximum light sensitivity: 102,400 ISO vs 25,600 ISO
  • Many more focus points: 399 vs 25
  • Smaller: Professional size (143×104×76 mm) vs Large (133×94×127 mm)

Significant disadvantages of the Alpha a99 II (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III)

  • Worse image stabilization:
    1. Sensor shift
    vs
    1. Lens
  • No built-in flash

common strengths of the Alpha a99 II and Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III

  • Very fast continuous shooting: 12 fps vs 14 fps
  • Flip-out screens
  • Great battery life: 490 shots vs 420 shots

compared toEntry-level DSLR competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III compared to entry-level DSLR competitors include: it records very high quality movies (UHD @ 30fps vs 1080p @ 30fps), has a much higher resolution screen (1,228k dots vs 1,040k dots), records high-speed movies (120 fps vs none), has better image stabilization (lens vs none) and shoots faster continuously (14 fps vs 6 fps).

However, on average it has a significantly smaller screen (3" vs 3.2"), much smaller viewfinder (0.26x vs 0.59x), takes significantly lower resolution photos (20 MP vs 24.1 MP), doesn't have a touch screen and has a much smaller sensor (nikon CX 13.2x8.8mm vs APS-C 23.5x15.6mm).

Canon EOS 80D

Canon EOS 80D
similar age
$781 - $999 (body only)
$945 - $1,049 18-55mm lens

Significant advantages of the EOS 80D (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III)

  • Much larger viewfinder: 0.59x vs 0.26x
  • Has an optical viewfinder: Pentaprism vs Digital
  • Much thinner: 3.1" vs 5"

Significant disadvantages of the EOS 80D (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III)

  • Lower resolution movies: 1080p @ 60fps vs UHD @ 30fps
  • Doesn't record high-speed movies: None vs 120 fps
  • Much lower resolution screen: 1,040k dots vs 1,228k dots

common strengths of the EOS 80D and Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III

  • High resolution screens: 1,040k dots vs 1,228k dots
  • Fast continuous shooting: 7 fps vs 14 fps
  • Flip-out screens

Nikon D5300

Nikon D5300
2 years older
$500 - $549 18-55mm lens

Significant advantages of the D5300 (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III)

  • Much larger viewfinder: 0.54x vs 0.26x
  • Has an optical viewfinder: Pentamirror vs Digital
  • Much larger screen: 3.2" vs 3"

Significant disadvantages of the D5300 (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III)

  • Lower resolution movies: 1080p @ 60fps vs UHD @ 30fps
  • No image stabilization: None vs
    1. Lens
  • Doesn't record high-speed movies: None vs 120 fps

common strengths of the D5300 and Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III

  • High resolution screens: 1,037k dots vs 1,228k dots
  • Flip-out screens
  • Have external mic jacks

Pentax K-3

Pentax K-3
2 years older
$874 18-55mm lens

Significant advantages of the K-3 (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III)

  • Much larger viewfinder: 0.62x vs 0.26x
  • Has an optical viewfinder: Pentaprism vs Digital
  • Much larger screen: 3.2" vs 3"

Significant disadvantages of the K-3 (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III)

  • Lower resolution movies: 1080p @ 30fps vs UHD @ 30fps
  • Doesn't record high-speed movies: None vs 120 fps
  • Worse image stabilization:
    1. Sensor shift
    vs
    1. Lens

common strengths of the K-3 and Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III

  • High resolution screens: 1,037k dots vs 1,228k dots
  • Very fast continuous shooting: 8.3 fps vs 14 fps
  • Have external mic jacks

Nikon D5600

Nikon D5600
7 months newer
$597 (body only)
$579 - $719 18-55mm lens

Significant advantages of the D5600 (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III)

  • Much larger viewfinder: 0.54x vs 0.26x
  • Has an optical viewfinder: Pentamirror vs Digital
  • Much larger screen: 3.2" vs 3"

Significant disadvantages of the D5600 (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III)

  • Lower resolution movies: 1080p @ 60fps vs UHD @ 30fps
  • Doesn't record high-speed movies: None vs 120 fps
  • Shoots much slower: 5 fps vs 14 fps

common strengths of the D5600 and Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III

  • High resolution screens: 1,037k dots vs 1,228k dots
  • Flip-out screens
  • Have external mic jacks

Nikon D7200

Nikon D7200
1 year older
$739 - $997 (body only)
$1,099 - $1,297 18-140mm lens

Significant advantages of the D7200 (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III)

  • Much larger viewfinder: 0.61x vs 0.26x
  • Has an optical viewfinder: Pentaprism vs Digital
  • Much larger screen: 3.2" vs 3"

Significant disadvantages of the D7200 (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III)

  • Lower resolution movies: 1080p @ 60fps vs UHD @ 30fps
  • No image stabilization: None vs
    1. Lens
  • Doesn't record high-speed movies: None vs 120 fps

common strengths of the D7200 and Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III

  • Very high resolution screens: 1,228k dots vs 1,228k dots
  • Have external mic jacks