Sony Cybershot DSC-RX100 vs Canon PowerShot G1X

Winner
Sony Cybershot DSC-RX100

80

Canon PowerShot G1X

62

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Sony Cybershot DSC-RX100

Wide aperture
Aperture
f/1.8
High true resolution
True resolution
20 MP
 

Reasons to buy the Canon PowerShot G1X

Supports 24p
24p movies
For that film look
Startup delay
Almost no delay when powering up
1900 ms startup delay
Sensor size
Large sensor
Four thirds 18.7x14mm
Viewfinder
Great viewfinder
Tunnel

galleries

Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Sony Cybershot DSC-RX100.

competitors

Sony Cybershot DSC-RX100 Competitors

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 V

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 V

Pro digicam

$898 - $1,010

Wide angle Significantly better wide angle
Screen flips out Has a flip-out screen
Battery life Shorter battery life
Placeholder

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 VI

Travel zoom

$1,198

Wide angle Significantly better wide angle
Touch screen Has a touch screen
Aperture Significantly narrower aperture
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX90V

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX90V

Travel zoom

$448

Wide angle Significantly better wide angle
Supports 24p Supports 24p
Aperture Much narrower aperture

Canon PowerShot G1X Competitors

Canon PowerShot G15

Canon PowerShot G15

Pro digicam

$680

High-speed framerate Records high-speed movies
Aperture Significantly wider aperture
Screen flips out Screen does not flip out
Fujifilm Finepix X10

Fujifilm Finepix X10

Pro digicam

$750

High-speed framerate Records high-speed movies
Aperture Wider aperture
Screen resolution Significantly lower resolution screen
Nikon D5100

Nikon D5100

Entry-level DSLR

$339 body only

$399 with 18-55mm lens

Shutter lag Much less shutter lag
Battery life Much longer battery life
Image stabilization No image stabilization

discussion

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Geo (4:50 PM, June 02, 2013)
Larger Sensor???Four thirds 18.7x14.0mmvsNikon CX 13.2x8.8mm