As well as being compared against other super zooms, the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III is also often compared to mirrorless, pro digicams, travel zooms, boutiques, pro DSLRs and entry-level DSLRs. The Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III's top rivals come from Sony (such as the Alpha A6000 and the Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 IV) and Panasonic (such as the Lumix DMC-FZ2500 (Lumix DMC-FZ2000) and the Lumix DC-ZS80 (Lumix DC-TZ95))

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 has a slightly wider aperture (f/2.4 vs f/3.4), has a slightly higher resolution screen (1,228k dots vs 921k dots), takes slightly higher resolution photos (20 MP vs 9.8 MP), slightly higher maximum light sensitivity (25,600 ISO vs 12,800 ISO) and has a marginally larger sensor (nikon CX 13.2x8.8mm vs 1/2.3" 6.16x4.62mm).

However, on average it doesn't have a touch screen, users slower contrast detection autofocus (contrast detection vs phase detection), has slightly fewer focus points (25 vs 315), is slightly heavier (1,051 g vs 780 g) and is significantly more expensive ($1,398.00 vs $899.95).

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)

  • Significantly shorter battery life: 350 shots vs 420 shots

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

  • Extremely 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

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
  • Many more focus points: 315 vs 25
  • Has a touch screen

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

  • Wide aperture: f/2.4 vs f/2.4
  • High resolution screens: 1,440k dots vs 1,228k dots
  • Extremely good maximum light sensitivity: 25,600 ISO vs 25,600 ISO

Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ1000

Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ1000
5 years older
$496 - $498

Significant advantages of the DMC-FZ1000 (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III)

  • Much faster max shutter speed: 1/16000 of a second vs 1/2000 of a second
  • Significantly longer exposures: 60 seconds vs 30 seconds

Significant disadvantages of the DMC-FZ1000 (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III)

  • Significantly lower resolution screen: 921k dots vs 1,228k dots
  • Worse maximum light sensitivity: 12,800 ISO vs 25,600 ISO
  • Shorter battery life: 360 shots vs 420 shots

common strengths of the DMC-FZ1000 and Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III

  • Capture very high resolution images: 20.9 MP vs 20 MP
  • Large sensors: Nikon CX 13.2x8.8mm vs Nikon CX 13.2x8.8mm
  • Great battery life: 360 shots vs 420 shots

Canon PowerShot G3 X

Canon PowerShot G3 X
9 months older
$530 - $849

Significant advantages of the G3 X (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III)

  • Significantly higher resolution screen: 1,620k dots vs 1,228k dots
  • Has a touch screen
  • Lighter: 733 g vs 1,051 g

Significant disadvantages of the G3 X (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III)

  • Much shorter battery life: 300 shots vs 420 shots
  • Shoots significantly slower: 5.9 fps vs 14 fps

common strengths of the G3 X and Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III

  • High resolution screens: 1,620k dots vs 1,228k dots
  • Extremely good maximum light sensitivity: 25,600 ISO vs 25,600 ISO
  • Capture very high resolution images: 20 MP vs 20 MP

Canon PowerShot SX50 HS

Canon PowerShot SX50 HS
3 years older

Significant advantages of the SX50 HS (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III)

  • Significantly lighter: 595 g vs 1,051 g

Significant disadvantages of the SX50 HS (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III)

  • Much narrower aperture: f/3.4 vs f/2.4
  • Much lower resolution screen: 461k dots vs 1,228k dots
  • Lacks an external mic jack

common strengths of the SX50 HS and Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III

  • Each supports an external flash

Fujifilm FinePix HS10

Fujifilm FinePix HS10
6 years older
$900

Significant advantages of the HS10 (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III)

  • Significantly lighter: 666 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 HS10 (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III)

  • Much lower resolution screen: 230k dots vs 1,228k dots
  • Lacks an external mic jack
  • Worse maximum light sensitivity: 6,400 ISO vs 25,600 ISO

common strengths of the HS10 and Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III

  • Each supports an external flash

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 1,040k dots), records high-speed movies (120 fps vs none), has better image stabilization (lens vs sensor shift) and records movies in 24p.

However, on average it has a slightly smaller screen (3" vs 3.2"), significantly smaller viewfinder (0.26x vs 0.67x), doesn't have a touch screen, has a marginally smaller sensor (nikon CX 13.2x8.8mm vs APS-C 23.5x15.6mm) and has slightly fewer focus points (25 vs 179).

Sony Alpha A6000

Sony Alpha A6000
2 years older
$379 - $498 (body only)
$479 - $598 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
  • Have external mic jacks
  • Each has a built-in flash

Panasonic Lumix DMC-G5

Panasonic Lumix DMC-G5
3 years older
$864 14-42mm lens

Significant advantages of the DMC-G5 (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-G5 (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
  • No 24p support

common strengths of the DMC-G5 and Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III

  • Very good image stabilization:
    1. Lens
    vs
    1. Lens
  • Each has a built-in flash

Panasonic Lumix DMC-G85

Panasonic Lumix DMC-G85
5 months newer
$695 - $698 12-60mm lens

Significant advantages of the Lumix DMC-G85 (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III)

  • Has a touch screen
  • Has interchangeable lenses
  • Significantly smaller: Prosumer size (128×89×74 mm) vs Large (133×94×127 mm)

Significant disadvantages of the Lumix DMC-G85 (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III)

  • Worse image stabilization:
    1. Sensor shift
    vs
    1. Lens
  • Lower resolution screen: 1,040k dots vs 1,228k dots

common strengths of the Lumix DMC-G85 and Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III

  • Have external mic jacks
  • Each has a built-in flash

Olympus OM-D E-M5 II

Olympus OM-D E-M5 II
1 year older
$826 (body only)
$1,058 12-40mm lens

Significant advantages of the E-M5 II (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III)

  • Has a touch screen
  • Much larger viewfinder: 0.71x vs 0.26x
  • Has interchangeable lenses

Significant disadvantages of the E-M5 II (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
  • Worse image stabilization:
    1. Sensor shift
    vs
    1. Lens

common strengths of the E-M5 II and Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III

  • Have external mic jacks

Panasonic Lumix DC-GH5

Panasonic Lumix DC-GH5
9 months newer
$1,498 (body only)
$1,925 - $2,198 12-60mm lens

Significant advantages of the Lumix DC-GH5 (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III)

  • Higher resolution movies: 4K @ 24fps vs UHD @ 30fps
  • Much larger screen: 3.2" vs 3"
  • Has a touch screen

Significant disadvantages of the Lumix DC-GH5 (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
  • No built-in flash

common strengths of the Lumix DC-GH5 and Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III

  • High resolution screens: 1,620k dots vs 1,228k dots
  • Have external mic jacks

Sony Alpha a6500

Sony Alpha a6500
6 months newer
$1,098 (body only)
$1,498 18-135mm lens

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

  • Has a touch screen
  • Has interchangeable lenses
  • Faster autofocus: Phase detection vs Contrast detection

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

  • Have external mic jacks
  • Each has a built-in flash

compared toPro digicam competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III compared to pro digicam competitors include: it slightly higher maximum light sensitivity (25,600 ISO vs 12,800 ISO), has an external mic jack, has a much longer battery life (420 shots vs 220 shots), has higher quality type of viewfinder (digital vs none) and supports an external flash.

However, on average it has a significantly narrower aperture (f/2.4 vs f/1.8), is significantly larger (large (133×94×127 mm) vs compact (102×58×41 mm)), doesn't have a touch screen, users slower contrast detection autofocus (contrast detection vs phase detection) and has slightly fewer focus points (25 vs 315).

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 V

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 V
6 months newer
$998 - $1,010

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

  • Significantly wider aperture: f/1.8 vs f/2.4
  • Significantly smaller: Compact (102×58×41 mm) vs Large (133×94×127 mm)
  • Faster autofocus: Phase detection vs Contrast detection

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

  • Much shorter battery life: 220 shots vs 420 shots
  • Lacks an external mic jack
  • Worse maximum light sensitivity: 12,800 ISO vs 25,600 ISO

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

  • Large sensors: Nikon CX 13.2x8.8mm vs Nikon CX 13.2x8.8mm
  • Each has a built-in flash
  • High resolution screens: 1,228k dots vs 1,228k dots

Canon PowerShot G7 X Mark II

Canon PowerShot G7 X Mark II
similar age
$532 - $649

Significant advantages of the PowerShot G7 X Mark II (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III)

  • Significantly wider aperture: f/1.8 vs f/2.4
  • Significantly smaller: Mid size (106×61×42 mm) vs Large (133×94×127 mm)
  • Has a touch screen

Significant disadvantages of the PowerShot G7 X Mark II (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III)

  • Much shorter battery life: 265 shots vs 420 shots
  • Lacks an external mic jack
  • No external flash support

common strengths of the PowerShot G7 X Mark II and Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III

  • Large sensors: Nikon CX 13.2x8.8mm vs Nikon CX 13.2x8.8mm
  • Each has a built-in flash
  • Extremely good maximum light sensitivity: 25,600 ISO vs 25,600 ISO

compared toTravel zoom competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III compared to travel zoom competitors include: it has a significantly wider aperture (f/2.4 vs f/3.3), has a slightly higher resolution screen (1,228k dots vs 921k dots), takes significantly higher resolution photos (20 MP vs 9.7 MP), significantly higher maximum light sensitivity (25,600 ISO vs 12,800 ISO) and has a slightly larger sensor (nikon CX 13.2x8.8mm vs 1/2.3" 6.17x4.55mm).

However, on average it doesn't have a built-in GPS, is significantly larger (large (133×94×127 mm) vs mid size (102×58×43 mm)), doesn't have a touch screen, doesn't shoot as fast continuously (14 fps vs 24 fps) and users slower contrast detection autofocus (contrast detection vs phase detection).

Panasonic Lumix DC-ZS80 (Lumix DC-TZ95)

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2 years newer

Significant advantages of the Lumix DC-ZS80 (Lumix DC-TZ95) (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III)

  • Significantly smaller: Mid size (112×69×42 mm) vs Large (133×94×127 mm)
  • Has a touch screen
  • Much lighter: 327 g vs 1,051 g

Significant disadvantages of the Lumix DC-ZS80 (Lumix DC-TZ95) (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III)

  • Significantly narrower aperture: f/3.3 vs f/2.4
  • Lacks an external mic jack
  • Worse maximum light sensitivity: 6,400 ISO vs 25,600 ISO

common strengths of the Lumix DC-ZS80 (Lumix DC-TZ95) and Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III

  • Great battery life: 380 shots vs 420 shots

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 VI

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2 years newer
$1,198

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

  • Significantly smaller: Mid size (102×58×43 mm) vs Large (133×94×127 mm)
  • Faster autofocus: Phase detection vs Contrast detection
  • Has a touch screen

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

  • Much shorter battery life: 240 shots vs 420 shots
  • Lacks an external mic jack
  • Worse maximum light sensitivity: 12,800 ISO vs 25,600 ISO

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

  • Wide aperture: f/2.8 vs f/2.4
  • High resolution screens: 1,228k dots vs 1,228k dots
  • Capture very high resolution images: 20 MP vs 20 MP

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX99

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2 years newer
$448

Significant advantages of the Cyber-shot DSC-HX99 (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III)

  • Significantly smaller: Compact (102×58×36 mm) vs Large (133×94×127 mm)
  • Has a touch screen
  • Much lighter: 242 g vs 1,051 g

Significant disadvantages of the Cyber-shot DSC-HX99 (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III)

  • Much narrower aperture: f/3.5 vs f/2.4
  • Lacks an external mic jack
  • Significantly lower resolution screen: 921k dots vs 1,228k dots

common strengths of the Cyber-shot DSC-HX99 and Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III

  • None found

Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS100 (Lumix DMC-TZ100)

Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS100 (Lumix DMC-TZ100)
similar age

Significant advantages of the Lumix DMC-ZS100 (Lumix DMC-TZ100) (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III)

  • Shoots much faster: 50 fps vs 14 fps
  • Significantly smaller: Mid size (111×65×44 mm) vs Large (133×94×127 mm)
  • Has a touch screen

Significant disadvantages of the Lumix DMC-ZS100 (Lumix DMC-TZ100) (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III)

  • Lacks an external mic jack
  • Much shorter battery life: 300 shots vs 420 shots
  • Screen does not flip out

common strengths of the Lumix DMC-ZS100 (Lumix DMC-TZ100) and Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III

  • Wide aperture: f/2.8 vs f/2.4
  • Extremely good maximum light sensitivity: 25,600 ISO vs 25,600 ISO
  • Capture very high resolution images: 20 MP vs 20 MP

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX90V

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX90V
1 year older
$367

Significant advantages of the DSC-HX90V (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III)

  • Has a GPS
  • Significantly smaller: Compact (102×58×36 mm) vs Large (133×94×127 mm)
  • Much lighter: 245 g vs 1,051 g

Significant disadvantages of the DSC-HX90V (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III)

  • Much narrower aperture: f/3.5 vs f/2.4
  • Lacks an external mic jack
  • Significantly lower resolution screen: 921k dots vs 1,228k dots

common strengths of the DSC-HX90V and Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III

  • Great battery life: 360 shots vs 420 shots

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), has better image stabilization (lens vs sensor shift), shoots faster continuously (14 fps vs 11 fps), has a screen which flips out and has an external mic jack.

However, on average it has a slightly narrower aperture (f/2.4 vs f/1.7), is significantly larger (large (133×94×127 mm) vs standard size (147×104×39 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 doesn't have a touch screen.

Sony Alpha a99 II

Sony Alpha a99 II
5 months newer
$3,198 - $3,654

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

  • Much larger viewfinder: 0.78x vs 0.26x
  • Significantly higher true resolution: 42.2 MP vs 20 MP
  • Much larger sensor: Full frame 35.9x24mm vs Nikon CX 13.2x8.8mm

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

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

Panasonic Lumix DC-LX100 II

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2 years newer
$898

Significant advantages of the Lumix DC-LX100 II (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III)

  • Has a touch screen
  • Much smaller: Standard size (115×66×64 mm) vs Large (133×94×127 mm)
  • Wider aperture: f/1.7 vs f/2.4

Significant disadvantages of the Lumix DC-LX100 II (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III)

  • Much less zoom: 3.1x vs 25x
  • Screen does not flip out
  • Lacks an external mic jack

common strengths of the Lumix DC-LX100 II and Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III

  • Great zoom: 3.1x vs 25x
  • Good image stabilization:
    1. Lens
    vs
    1. Lens
  • Inexpensive: $897.99 vs $1,398.00

Leica SL (Typ 601)

Leica SL (Typ 601)
5 months older
$5,995

Significant advantages of the SL (Typ 601) (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III)

  • Has a touch screen
  • Much smaller: Standard size (147×104×39 mm) vs Large (133×94×127 mm)
  • Much larger viewfinder: 0.80x vs 0.26x

Significant disadvantages of the SL (Typ 601) (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III)

  • Screen does not flip out
  • No built-in flash

common strengths of the SL (Typ 601) and Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III

  • Great battery life: 400 shots vs 420 shots
  • Have external mic jacks

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 @ 60fps), records high-speed movies (120 fps vs none), has image stabilization (lens vs none), shoots faster continuously (14 fps vs 6.5 fps) and is newer (march 2016 vs september 2014).

However, on average it has a significantly smaller screen (3" vs 3.2"), has a significantly lower resolution screen (1,228k dots vs 2,359k dots), much smaller viewfinder (0.26x vs 0.70x), takes slightly lower resolution photos (20 MP vs 24.3 MP) and significantly lower maximum light sensitivity (25,600 ISO vs 1,640,000 ISO).

Nikon D750

Nikon D750
1 year older
$1,149 - $1,297 (body only)
$1,797 24-120mm lens

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

  • Has an optical viewfinder: Pentaprism vs Digital
  • Much larger viewfinder: 0.70x vs 0.26x
  • Significantly larger screen: 3.2" vs 3"

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

  • Shoots much slower: 6.5 fps vs 14 fps

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

  • Flip-out screens
  • Inexpensive: $1,149.00 vs $1,398.00
  • Built-in flashes

Nikon D500

Nikon D500
similar age
$1,399 - $1,797 (body only)
$2,114 - $2,397 16-80mm lens

Significant advantages of the D500 (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III)

  • Has an optical viewfinder: Pentaprism vs Digital
  • Much higher resolution screen: 2,359k dots vs 1,228k dots
  • Many more focus points: 153 vs 25

Significant disadvantages of the D500 (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III)

  • Shoots much slower: 10 fps vs 14 fps
  • No built-in flash

common strengths of the D500 and Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III

  • Very fast continuous shooting: 10 fps vs 14 fps
  • Flip-out screens
  • Inexpensive: $1,399.00 vs $1,398.00

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 @ 60fps), has a much higher resolution screen (1,228k dots vs 1,037k dots), records high-speed movies (120 fps vs none), has image stabilization (lens vs none) and shoots faster continuously (14 fps vs 5 fps).

However, on average it has a slightly smaller screen (3" vs 3.2"), much smaller viewfinder (0.26x vs 0.59x), takes much lower resolution photos (20 MP vs 24 MP), doesn't have a touch screen and has a much smaller sensor (nikon CX 13.2x8.8mm vs APS-C 23.5x15.6mm).

Nikon D5300

Nikon D5300
2 years older
$474 (body only)
$459 18-55mm lens

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

  • Much higher true resolution: 24 MP vs 20 MP
  • Much larger viewfinder: 0.54x vs 0.26x
  • Has an optical viewfinder: Pentamirror vs Digital

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

  • No image stabilization: None vs
    1. Lens
  • Lower resolution movies: 1080p @ 60fps vs UHD @ 30fps
  • Shoots much slower: 5 fps vs 14 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

Nikon D5600

Nikon D5600
7 months newer
$468 - $597 (body only)
$500 - $647 18-55mm lens

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

  • Much higher true resolution: 24 MP vs 20 MP
  • Much larger viewfinder: 0.54x vs 0.26x
  • Has an optical viewfinder: Pentamirror vs Digital

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

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

Canon EOS 80D

Canon EOS 80D
similar age
$872 - $999 (body only)
$870 - $1,149 18-55mm lens

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

  • Much higher true resolution: 24 MP vs 20 MP
  • Much larger viewfinder: 0.59x vs 0.26x
  • Has an optical viewfinder: Pentaprism vs Digital

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
  • Shoots much slower: 7 fps vs 14 fps

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