Sony Cybershot DSC-RX100 vs Canon PowerShot G16

Winner
Sony Cybershot DSC-RX100

79

Canon PowerShot G16

54

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Sony Cybershot DSC-RX100

High resolution screen
Screen resolution
1,229k dots
Wide dynamic range
Dynamic range
12.4 EV
In-camera panoramas
Panorama
Stitches together multiple photos into a panorama
Wide aperture
Aperture
f/1.8
 

Reasons to buy the Canon PowerShot G16

High-speed framerate
High speed movies
240 fps
Battery life
Great battery life
360 shots
Viewfinder
Great viewfinder
Tunnel
External flash
External flash
Better lighting

galleries

Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Canon PowerShot G16.
Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Sony Cybershot DSC-RX100.

competitors

Sony Cybershot DSC-RX100 Competitors

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX90V

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX90V

Travel zoom

$448

Wide angle Significantly better wide angle
Zoom More zoom
Aperture Much narrower aperture
Canon PowerShot G9 X

Canon PowerShot G9 X

Pro digicam

$429

Touch screen Has a touch screen
Light sensitivity Better maximum light sensitivity
Aperture Slightly narrower aperture
Sony Alpha A5000

Sony Alpha A5000

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$452 body only

$348 with 16-50mm lens

Supports 24p Supports 24p
Interchangeable lenses Has interchangeable lenses
Image stabilization No image stabilization

Canon PowerShot G16 Competitors

Canon PowerShot G7 X

Canon PowerShot G7 X

Pro digicam

$525 - $599

Sensor size Significantly larger sensor
Wide angle Significantly better wide angle
High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies
Canon PowerShot G1X

Canon PowerShot G1X

Boutique

$450

Sensor size Much larger sensor
Supports 24p Supports 24p
High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies
Canon PowerShot G15

Canon PowerShot G15

Pro digicam

$444

Supports 24p Supports 24p
Lowest price Slightly cheaper
Longest exposure Much shorter max exposures

discussion

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Cybershot DSC-RX100
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Avatar for trinidad trinidad (6:59 AM, July 02, 2014)
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