As well as being compared against other pro digicams, the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 V is also often compared to boutiques, mirrorless, super zooms, travel zooms and entry-level DSLRs. The Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 V's top rivals come from Sony (such as the Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 IV and the Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 III) and Panasonic (such as the Lumix DMC-LX100 and the Lumix DMC-LX10 (Lumix DMC-LX15))

compared toPro digicam competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 V compared to other pro digicam competitors include: it shoots faster continuously (24 fps vs 10 fps), has a screen which flips out, focuses automatically (phase detection vs contrast detection), has much more focus points (315 vs 31) and is newer (october 2016 vs may 2014).

However, on average it doesn't have a touch screen, has a slightly shorter battery life (220 shots vs 320 shots) and is slightly more expensive ($998.00 vs $449.00).

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 IV

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 IV
1 year older
$832 - $848

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

  • None found

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

  • Many fewer focus points: 25 vs 315
  • Slower autofocus: Contrast detection vs Phase detection

common strengths of the DSC-RX100 IV and Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 V

  • Each has a built-in flash
  • High resolution screens: 1,228k dots vs 1,228k dots
  • Both have digital viewfinders: Digital vs Digital

Canon PowerShot G7 X Mark II

Canon PowerShot G7 X Mark II
7 months older
$679

Significant advantages of the PowerShot G7 X Mark II (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 V)

  • Has a touch screen
  • Better maximum light sensitivity: 25,600 ISO vs 12,800 ISO

Significant disadvantages of the PowerShot G7 X Mark II (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 V)

  • Many fewer focus points: 31 vs 315
  • Slower autofocus: Contrast detection vs Phase detection
  • No viewfinder: None vs Digital

common strengths of the PowerShot G7 X Mark II and Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 V

  • Each has a built-in flash
  • Popularity: 795 vs 359

Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX10 (Lumix DMC-LX15)

Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX10 (Lumix DMC-LX15)
similar age

Significant advantages of the Lumix DMC-LX10 (Lumix DMC-LX15) (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 V)

  • Has a touch screen
  • Better maximum light sensitivity: 25,600 ISO vs 12,800 ISO
  • Significantly faster max shutter speed: 1/4000 of a second vs 1/2000 of a second

Significant disadvantages of the Lumix DMC-LX10 (Lumix DMC-LX15) (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 V)

  • Worse image stabilization:
    1. Sensor shift
    vs
    1. Lens
  • Many fewer focus points: 49 vs 315
  • Slower autofocus: Contrast detection vs Phase detection

common strengths of the Lumix DMC-LX10 (Lumix DMC-LX15) and Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 V

  • Each has a built-in flash

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 III

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 III
2 years older
$678 - $698

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

  • Longer battery life: 320 shots vs 220 shots
  • Supports an external flash

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

  • Many fewer focus points: 25 vs 315
  • Slower autofocus: Contrast detection vs Phase detection

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

  • Each has a built-in flash
  • High resolution screens: 1,229k dots vs 1,228k dots
  • Both have digital viewfinders: Digital vs Digital

Sony Cybershot DSC-RX100

Sony Cybershot DSC-RX100
4 years older
$397 - $448

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

  • Longer battery life: 330 shots vs 220 shots

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

  • Significantly worse wide angle: 28 mm vs 24 mm
  • Many fewer focus points: 25 vs 315
  • Slower autofocus: Contrast detection vs Phase detection

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

  • Each has a built-in flash
  • High resolution screens: 1,229k dots vs 1,228k dots
  • Popularity: 366 vs 359

Canon PowerShot G9 X Mark II

Canon PowerShot G9 X Mark II
3 months newer
$449

Significant advantages of the PowerShot G9 X Mark II (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 V)

  • Has a touch screen

Significant disadvantages of the PowerShot G9 X Mark II (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 V)

  • Significantly worse wide angle: 28 mm vs 24 mm
  • Slower autofocus: Contrast detection vs Phase detection
  • Screen does not flip out

common strengths of the PowerShot G9 X Mark II and Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 V

  • Each has a built-in flash
  • Announced: January 2017 vs October 2016

compared toBoutique competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 V compared to boutique competitors include: it has a slightly wider aperture (f/1.8 vs f/2.8), is slightly smaller (compact (102×58×41 mm) vs standard size (113×65×72 mm)), shoots faster continuously (24 fps vs 5 fps), has a screen which flips out and uses fast phase detection autofocus (phase detection vs contrast detection).

However, on average it slightly lower maximum light sensitivity (12,800 ISO vs 51,200 ISO), doesn't have a touch screen, has a marginally smaller sensor (nikon CX 13.2x8.8mm vs full frame 35.9x24mm), slightly smaller viewfinder (0.22x vs 0.67x) and lacks and external mic jack.

Fujifilm X100F

Fujifilm X100F
3 months newer
$1,299

Significant advantages of the X100F (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 V)

  • Much longer battery life: 390 shots vs 220 shots
  • Has an external mic jack
  • Better maximum light sensitivity: 51,200 ISO vs 12,800 ISO

Significant disadvantages of the X100F (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 V)

  • Shoots much slower: 8 fps vs 24 fps
  • Screen does not flip out

common strengths of the X100F and Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 V

  • Fairly small: Standard size (127×75×52 mm) vs Compact (102×58×41 mm)
  • Both use faster phase detection autofocus: Phase detection vs Phase detection
  • Many focus points: 325 vs 315

Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX100

Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX100
2 years older
$565 - $698

Significant advantages of the DMC-LX100 (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 V)

  • Significantly larger viewfinder: 0.67x vs 0.22x
  • Supports an external flash
  • Significantly faster max shutter speed: 1/4000 of a second vs 1/2000 of a second

Significant disadvantages of the DMC-LX100 (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 V)

  • Shoots much slower: 11 fps vs 24 fps
  • Screen does not flip out
  • Slower autofocus: Contrast detection vs Phase detection

common strengths of the DMC-LX100 and Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 V

  • Wide aperture: f/1.7 vs f/1.8
  • Fairly small: Mid size (115×66×55 mm) vs Compact (102×58×41 mm)
  • Very good image stabilization:
    1. Lens
    vs
    1. Lens

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX1R II

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX1R II
1 year older
$3,298

Significant advantages of the Cyber-shot DSC-RX1R II (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 V)

  • Better maximum light sensitivity: 102,400 ISO vs 12,800 ISO
  • Has an external mic jack
  • Significantly larger sensor: Full frame 35.9x24mm vs Nikon CX 13.2x8.8mm

Significant disadvantages of the Cyber-shot DSC-RX1R II (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 V)

  • Shoots much slower: 5 fps vs 24 fps
  • Significantly thicker: 2.8" vs 1.6"
  • Heavier: 507 g vs 299 g

common strengths of the Cyber-shot DSC-RX1R II and Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 V

  • Fairly small: Standard size (113×65×72 mm) vs Compact (102×58×41 mm)
  • Flip-out screens
  • Many focus points: 399 vs 315

Leica Q (Typ 116)

Leica Q (Typ 116)
1 year older
$4,250

Significant advantages of the Q (Typ 116) (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 V)

  • Has a touch screen
  • Significantly larger sensor: Full frame 36x24mm vs Nikon CX 13.2x8.8mm
  • Supports an external flash

Significant disadvantages of the Q (Typ 116) (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 V)

  • Shoots much slower: 10 fps vs 24 fps
  • Significantly larger: Prosumer size (130×80×93 mm) vs Compact (102×58×41 mm)
  • Screen does not flip out

common strengths of the Q (Typ 116) and Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 V

  • Wide aperture: f/1.7 vs f/1.8
  • Fast continuous shooting: 10 fps vs 24 fps

Ricoh GR II

Ricoh GR II
1 year older
$590 - $642

Significant advantages of the GR II (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 V)

  • Significantly longer battery life: 320 shots vs 220 shots
  • Supports an external flash
  • Much longer exposures: 300 seconds vs 30 seconds

Significant disadvantages of the GR II (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 V)

  • Much narrower aperture: f/2.8 vs f/1.8
  • Shoots much slower: 4 fps vs 24 fps
  • Screen does not flip out

common strengths of the GR II and Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 V

  • Fairly small: Mid size (117×63×35 mm) vs Compact (102×58×41 mm)
  • Very light: 251 g vs 299 g
  • Thin: 1.4" vs 1.6"

Fujifilm X70

Fujifilm X70
8 months older
$685 - $699

Significant advantages of the X70 (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 V)

  • Has a touch screen
  • Significantly longer battery life: 330 shots vs 220 shots
  • Better maximum light sensitivity: 51,200 ISO vs 12,800 ISO

Significant disadvantages of the X70 (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 V)

  • Much narrower aperture: f/2.8 vs f/1.8
  • Shoots much slower: 8 fps vs 24 fps
  • Significantly fewer focus points: 77 vs 315

common strengths of the X70 and Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 V

  • Fairly small: Mid size (113×64×44 mm) vs Compact (102×58×41 mm)
  • Flip-out screens
  • Both use faster phase detection autofocus: Phase detection vs Phase detection

compared toMirrorless interchangeable-lens competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 V compared to mirrorless interchangeable-lens competitors include: it has a slightly higher resolution screen (1,228k dots vs 921k dots), has better image stabilization (lens vs sensor shift), shoots faster continuously (24 fps vs 8 fps), uses fast phase detection autofocus (phase detection vs hybrid detection) and has slightly more focus points (315 vs 179).

However, on average it significantly smaller viewfinder (0.22x vs 0.67x), doesn't have a touch screen, has a slightly smaller sensor (nikon CX 13.2x8.8mm vs APS-C 23.5x15.6mm), doesn't have an OLED screen (LCD vs OLED) and lacks and external mic jack.

Sony Alpha a6500

Sony Alpha a6500
similar age
$1,398 (body only)
$1,498 16-50mm lens

Significant advantages of the Alpha a6500 (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 V)

  • Has interchangeable lenses
  • Has a touch screen
  • Much longer battery life: 350 shots vs 220 shots

Significant disadvantages of the Alpha a6500 (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 V)

  • Worse image stabilization:
    1. Sensor shift
    vs
    1. Lens
  • Significantly lower resolution screen: 921k dots vs 1,228k dots
  • Shoots significantly slower: 11 fps vs 24 fps

common strengths of the Alpha a6500 and Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 V

  • Both have digital viewfinders: Digital vs Digital
  • Flip-out screens
  • Many focus points: 425 vs 315

Sony Alpha A6000

Sony Alpha A6000
2 years older
$470 - $548 (body only)
$579 - $648 16-50mm lens

Significant advantages of the A6000 (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 V)

  • Much larger viewfinder: 0.70x vs 0.22x
  • Much longer battery life: 420 shots vs 220 shots
  • Has interchangeable lenses

Significant disadvantages of the A6000 (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 V)

  • Significantly lower resolution screen: 921k dots vs 1,228k dots
  • Slower autofocus: Hybrid detection vs Phase detection
  • Shoots significantly slower: 11 fps vs 24 fps

common strengths of the A6000 and Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 V

  • Very good image stabilization:
    1. Lens
    vs
    1. Lens
  • Both have digital viewfinders: Digital vs Digital
  • Flip-out screens

Sony Alpha a6300

Sony Alpha a6300
8 months older
$849 - $898 (body only)
$978 - $998 16-50mm lens

Significant advantages of the Alpha a6300 (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 V)

  • Much longer battery life: 400 shots vs 220 shots
  • Has interchangeable lenses
  • Has an external mic jack

Significant disadvantages of the Alpha a6300 (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 V)

  • Significantly lower resolution screen: 921k dots vs 1,228k dots
  • Shoots significantly slower: 11 fps vs 24 fps

common strengths of the Alpha a6300 and Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 V

  • Both have digital viewfinders: Digital vs Digital
  • Flip-out screens
  • Many focus points: 425 vs 315

Fujifilm X-T20

Fujifilm X-T20
3 months newer
$849 - $899 (body only)
$999 16-50mm lens

Significant advantages of the X-T20 (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 V)

  • Has interchangeable lenses
  • Has a touch screen
  • Much longer battery life: 350 shots vs 220 shots

Significant disadvantages of the X-T20 (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 V)

  • Significantly lower resolution screen: 920k dots vs 1,228k dots
  • Shoots significantly slower: 8 fps vs 24 fps

common strengths of the X-T20 and Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 V

  • Both have digital viewfinders: Digital vs Digital
  • Flip-out screens
  • Many focus points: 325 vs 315

Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX80

Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX80
6 months older
$552 (body only)
$668 - $710 12-32mm lens

Significant advantages of the DMC-GX80 (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 V)

  • Much larger viewfinder: 0.67x vs 0.22x
  • Has interchangeable lenses
  • Has a touch screen

Significant disadvantages of the DMC-GX80 (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 V)

  • Worse image stabilization:
    1. Sensor shift
    vs
    1. Lens
  • Many fewer focus points: 49 vs 315
  • Slower autofocus: Contrast detection vs Phase detection

common strengths of the DMC-GX80 and Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 V

  • Both have digital viewfinders: Digital vs Digital
  • Flip-out screens
  • Fairly small: Mid size (122×71×44 mm) vs Compact (102×58×41 mm)

Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX8

Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX8
1 year older
$800 - $998 (body only)
$1,174 14-42mm lens

Significant advantages of the DMC-GX8 (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 V)

  • Has an OLED screen: OLED vs LCD
  • Much larger viewfinder: 0.74x vs 0.22x
  • Has interchangeable lenses

Significant disadvantages of the DMC-GX8 (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 V)

  • Worse image stabilization:
    1. Sensor shift
    vs
    1. Lens
  • Many fewer focus points: 49 vs 315
  • Slower autofocus: Contrast detection vs Phase detection

common strengths of the DMC-GX8 and Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 V

  • Both have digital viewfinders: Digital vs Digital
  • Flip-out screens

compared toSuper zoom competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 V compared to super zoom competitors include: it has a significantly wider aperture (f/1.8 vs f/2.8), is significantly smaller (compact (102×58×41 mm) vs large (130×94×119 mm)), shoots faster continuously (24 fps vs 5.9 fps), has a screen which flips out and focuses automatically (phase detection vs contrast detection).

However, on average it has significantly less zoom (2.9x vs 60x), has a slightly smaller screen (3" vs 3.2"), slightly lower maximum light sensitivity (12,800 ISO vs 25,600 ISO), doesn't have a touch screen and lacks and external mic jack.

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III
6 months older
$1,398

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

  • Has an external mic jack
  • Much longer battery life: 420 shots vs 220 shots
  • Better maximum light sensitivity: 25,600 ISO vs 12,800 ISO

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

  • Much larger: Large (133×94×127 mm) vs Compact (102×58×41 mm)
  • Many fewer focus points: 25 vs 315
  • Slower autofocus: Contrast detection vs Phase detection

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

  • Wide aperture: f/2.4 vs f/1.8
  • High resolution screens: 1,228k dots vs 1,228k dots
  • Capture very high resolution images: 20 MP vs 20 MP

Panasonic Lumix DC-FZ80 (Lumix DC-FZ82)

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

Significant advantages of the Lumix DC-FZ80 (Lumix DC-FZ82) (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 V)

  • Much more zoom: 60x vs 2.9x
  • Significantly better wide angle: 20 mm vs 24 mm
  • Has a touch screen

Significant disadvantages of the Lumix DC-FZ80 (Lumix DC-FZ82) (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 V)

  • Significantly narrower aperture: f/2.8 vs f/1.8
  • Much larger: Large (130×94×119 mm) vs Compact (102×58×41 mm)
  • Many fewer focus points: 49 vs 315

common strengths of the Lumix DC-FZ80 (Lumix DC-FZ82) and Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 V

  • Announced: January 2017 vs October 2016

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 II

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 II
1 year older
$1,198 - $1,496

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

  • Has an external mic jack
  • Significantly longer battery life: 400 shots vs 220 shots
  • Better maximum light sensitivity: 25,600 ISO vs 12,800 ISO

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

  • Significantly narrower aperture: f/2.8 vs f/1.8
  • Significantly larger: Professional size (129×88×102 mm) vs Compact (102×58×41 mm)
  • Many fewer focus points: 25 vs 315

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

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

Canon PowerShot G3 X

Canon PowerShot G3 X
1 year older
$699 - $849

Significant advantages of the G3 X (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 V)

  • Much larger screen: 3.2" vs 3"
  • Significantly higher resolution screen: 1,620k dots vs 1,228k dots
  • Has an external mic jack

Significant disadvantages of the G3 X (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 V)

  • Significantly narrower aperture: f/2.8 vs f/1.8
  • Many fewer focus points: 31 vs 315
  • Significantly larger: Prosumer size (123×77×105 mm) vs Compact (102×58×41 mm)

common strengths of the G3 X and Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 V

  • High resolution screens: 1,620k dots vs 1,228k dots
  • Fairly small: Prosumer size (123×77×105 mm) vs Compact (102×58×41 mm)
  • Capture very high resolution images: 20 MP vs 20 MP

compared toTravel zoom competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 V compared to travel zoom competitors include: it has a significantly wider aperture (f/1.8 vs f/3.5), has a slightly higher resolution screen (1,228k dots vs 921k dots), takes slightly higher resolution photos (20 MP vs 9.7 MP), has a screen which flips out 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, has a much smaller screen (3" vs 4.8"), doesn't have a touch screen, lacks and external mic jack and has a significantly shorter battery life (220 shots vs 360 shots).

Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS100 (Lumix DMC-TZ100)

Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS100 (Lumix DMC-TZ100)
9 months older

Significant advantages of the Lumix DMC-ZS100 (Lumix DMC-TZ100) (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 V)

  • Has a touch screen
  • Better maximum light sensitivity: 25,600 ISO vs 12,800 ISO
  • Shoots significantly faster: 50 fps vs 24 fps

Significant disadvantages of the Lumix DMC-ZS100 (Lumix DMC-TZ100) (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 V)

  • Significantly narrower aperture: f/2.8 vs f/1.8
  • Slower autofocus: Contrast detection vs Phase detection
  • Screen does not flip out

common strengths of the Lumix DMC-ZS100 (Lumix DMC-TZ100) and Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 V

  • Wide aperture: f/2.8 vs f/1.8
  • High resolution screens: 1,040k dots vs 1,228k dots
  • Larger than average screens: 3" vs 3"

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX90V

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX90V
1 year older
$448

Significant advantages of the DSC-HX90V (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 V)

  • Has a GPS
  • Significantly longer battery life: 360 shots vs 220 shots

Significant disadvantages of the DSC-HX90V (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 V)

  • Much narrower aperture: f/3.5 vs f/1.8
  • Slower autofocus: Contrast detection vs Phase detection
  • Lower resolution screen: 921k dots vs 1,228k dots

common strengths of the DSC-HX90V and Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 V

  • High resolution screens: 921k dots vs 1,228k dots
  • Larger than average screens: 3" vs 3"
  • Very good maximum light sensitivity: 12,800 ISO vs 12,800 ISO

Samsung Galaxy Camera 2

Samsung Galaxy Camera 2
2 years older
$554

Significant advantages of the Camera 2 (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 V)

  • Much larger screen: 4.8" vs 3"
  • Has a GPS
  • Has an external mic jack

Significant disadvantages of the Camera 2 (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 V)

  • Significantly narrower aperture: f/2.8 vs f/1.8
  • Slower autofocus: Contrast detection vs Phase detection
  • Screen does not flip out

common strengths of the Camera 2 and Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 V

  • Wide aperture: f/2.8 vs f/1.8
  • Larger than average screens: 4.8" vs 3"
  • High resolution screens: 1,036k dots vs 1,228k dots

compared toEntry-level DSLR competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 V compared to entry-level DSLR competitors include: it has a significantly higher resolution screen (1,228k dots vs 1,040k dots), has better image stabilization (lens vs none), shoots faster continuously (24 fps vs 5 fps), has a screen which flips out and has much more focus points (315 vs 11).

However, on average it has a slightly smaller screen (3" vs 3.2"), much smaller viewfinder (0.22x vs 0.61x), takes slightly 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 D5600

Nikon D5600
similar age
$697 (body only)
$797 18-55mm lens

Significant advantages of the D5600 (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 V)

  • Much larger viewfinder: 0.54x vs 0.22x
  • Has an optical viewfinder: Pentamirror vs Digital
  • Much larger screen: 3.2" vs 3"

Significant disadvantages of the D5600 (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 V)

  • Many fewer focus points: 39 vs 315
  • Shoots much slower: 5 fps vs 24 fps
  • Much lower resolution screen: 1,037k dots vs 1,228k dots

common strengths of the D5600 and Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 V

  • Flip-out screens
  • Many focus points: 39 vs 315
  • Fairly small: Prosumer size (124×97×70 mm) vs Compact (102×58×41 mm)

Nikon D7200

Nikon D7200
1 year older
$799 - $997 (body only)
$1,072 - $1,297 18-140mm lens

Significant advantages of the D7200 (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 V)

  • Much larger viewfinder: 0.61x vs 0.22x
  • Has an optical viewfinder: Pentaprism vs Digital
  • Much larger screen: 3.2" vs 3"

Significant disadvantages of the D7200 (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 V)

  • Many fewer focus points: 51 vs 315
  • Shoots much slower: 6 fps vs 24 fps
  • No image stabilization: None vs
    1. Lens

common strengths of the D7200 and Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 V

  • Very high resolution screens: 1,228k dots vs 1,228k dots
  • Lots of focus points: 51 vs 315

Canon Rebel T5i

Canon Rebel T5i
3 years older
$432 - $649 (body only)
$560 - $599 18-55mm lens

Significant advantages of the T5i (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 V)

  • Much larger viewfinder: 0.53x vs 0.22x
  • Has an optical viewfinder: Pentamirror vs Digital
  • Has interchangeable lenses

Significant disadvantages of the T5i (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 V)

  • Many fewer focus points: 9 vs 315
  • Shoots much slower: 5 fps vs 24 fps
  • No image stabilization: None vs
    1. Lens

common strengths of the T5i and Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 V

  • Flip-out screens

Pentax K-5 II

Pentax K-5 II
4 years older
$641 (body only)
$944 18-135mm lens

Significant advantages of the K-5 II (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 V)

  • Much larger viewfinder: 0.61x vs 0.22x
  • Has an optical viewfinder: Pentaprism vs Digital
  • Much longer battery life: 980 shots vs 220 shots

Significant disadvantages of the K-5 II (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 V)

  • Many fewer focus points: 11 vs 315
  • Shoots much slower: 7 fps vs 24 fps
  • Much lower resolution screen: 921k dots vs 1,228k dots

common strengths of the K-5 II and Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 V

  • Fast continuous shooting: 7 fps vs 24 fps
  • Thin: 2.9" vs 1.6"

Nikon D5300

Nikon D5300
3 years older
$413 (body only)
$450 - $697 18-55mm lens

Significant advantages of the D5300 (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 V)

  • Much larger viewfinder: 0.54x vs 0.22x
  • Has an optical viewfinder: Pentamirror vs Digital
  • Much larger screen: 3.2" vs 3"

Significant disadvantages of the D5300 (vs the Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 V)

  • Many fewer focus points: 39 vs 315
  • Shoots much slower: 5 fps vs 24 fps
  • No image stabilization: None vs
    1. Lens

common strengths of the D5300 and Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 V

  • Flip-out screens
  • Many focus points: 39 vs 315
  • Light weight: 480 g vs 299 g