Updated (September 2012): Compare the Canon PowerShot G15 vs Sony Cybershot DSC-RX100

Sony Cybershot DSC-RX100 vs Canon PowerShot G15

Winner
Sony Cybershot DSC-RX100

100

Canon PowerShot G15

66

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Sony Cybershot DSC-RX100

High resolution screen
Screen resolution
1,229k dots
High true resolution
True resolution
20 MP
Wide aperture
Aperture
f/1.8
Built-in flash
Built-in flash
Usually standard
 

Reasons to buy the Canon PowerShot G15

Viewfinder
Great viewfinder
Tunnel
External flash
External flash
Better lighting
Fastest shutter speed
Fast shutter speed
1/4000 of a second
Aperture
Wide aperture
f/1.8

galleries

Explore our gallery of 49 sample photos taken by the Canon PowerShot G15.
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 III

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 III

Pro digicam

$510 - $748

Canon PowerShot G9 X Mark II

Canon PowerShot G9 X Mark II

Pro digicam

$369 - $429

Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ1000

Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ1000

Pro digicam

$496 - $498

Canon PowerShot G15 Competitors

Canon PowerShot G7 X

Canon PowerShot G7 X

Pro digicam

$534

Nikon Coolpix L830

Nikon Coolpix L830

Super zoom

$244

Canon PowerShot G16

Canon PowerShot G16

Pro digicam

$600

discussion

Sony Cybershot DSC-RX100
Cybershot DSC-RX100
Sony

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Canon PowerShot G15
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AmyZ (9:52 AM, February 26, 2013)
Fantastic Website! Super helpful. Thanks!
 
Avatar for Snapsort Snapsort (7:13 PM, January 22, 2013)
Thanks for letting us know, we will try to have that fixed up soon.
 
Observant PC Guy (7:36 PM, January 21, 2013)
Sorry. Meant to say G15, but put in RX100 I have used the panoramic modes on both the G15 as well as on the RX100.
 
Observant PC Guy (7:34 PM, January 21, 2013)
It is indicated above that the RX100 does not have a panoramic mode in-camera. That is not correct. I have used the panoramic mode on my RX100.