Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 III vs Canon PowerShot G7 X

Winner
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 III

100

Canon PowerShot G7 X

93

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 III

Really small
Size
Compact (102×58×41 mm)
High speed movies
High-speed framerate
120 fps
24p movies
Supports 24p
For that film look
Great battery life
Battery life
320 shots
 

Reasons to buy the Canon PowerShot G7 X

Touch screen
Touch screen
Fewer buttons
Built-in flash
Built-in flash
Usually standard
Wide angle
Wide angle lens
24 mm
Size
Really small
Compact (103×60×40 mm)

galleries

Explore our gallery of 2 sample photos taken by the Canon PowerShot G7 X.
Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 III.

competitors

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 III Competitors

Canon PowerShot G7 X Mark II

Canon PowerShot G7 X Mark II

Pro digicam

$548 - $679

Touch screen Has a touch screen
Light sensitivity Better maximum light sensitivity
External flash No external flash support
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 IV

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 IV

Pro digicam

$811 - $898

Continuous shooting Shoots faster
External flash No external flash support
Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX100

Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX100

Boutique

$549 - $598

Sensor size Much larger sensor
Light sensitivity Better maximum light sensitivity
Built-in flash No built-in flash

Canon PowerShot G7 X Competitors

Canon PowerShot G9 X

Canon PowerShot G9 X

Pro digicam

$379 - $391

Size Significantly smaller
Weight Significantly lighter
Wide angle Significantly worse wide angle
Canon PowerShot G7 X Mark II

Canon PowerShot G7 X Mark II

Pro digicam

$548 - $679

Light sensitivity Better maximum light sensitivity
Battery life Longer battery life
Size Larger
Canon PowerShot G5 X

Canon PowerShot G5 X

Pro digicam

$699 - $799

External mic jack Has an external mic jack
External flash Supports an external flash
Size Much larger

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Avatar for 4skin4life 4skin4life (10:22 PM, April 04, 2016)
i'm in the same boat! What did you end up with?
 
Avatar for Peter Vernelen Peter Vernelen (8:23 PM, January 24, 2016)
just can't make up my mind about these two, I like the viewfinder and the in camera panorama capabilities on the sony but the slightly longer range and price tag on the canon are sweet as well, all feedback welcome