Updated (June 2012): Compare the Canon Powershot S100 vs Sony Cybershot DSC-RX100

Sony Cybershot DSC-RX100 vs Canon Powershot S100

Winner
Sony Cybershot DSC-RX100

100

Canon Powershot S100

60

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Sony Cybershot DSC-RX100

Wide aperture
Aperture
f/1.8
High resolution screen
Screen resolution
1,229k dots
High true resolution
True resolution
20 MP
Great battery life
Battery life
330 shots
 

Reasons to buy the Canon Powershot S100

Size
Really small
Compact (99×60×28 mm)
High-speed framerate
High speed movies
240 fps
Supports 24p
24p movies
For that film look
Thickness
Thin
1.1"

galleries

Explore our gallery of 49 sample photos taken by the Canon Powershot S100.
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

Zoom Much more zoom
Wide angle Much better wide angle
Sensor size Significantly smaller sensor
Canon PowerShot G9 X

Canon PowerShot G9 X

Pro digicam

$379 - $391

Touch screen Has a touch screen
Light sensitivity Better maximum light sensitivity
Battery life Much shorter battery life
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 II

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 II

Pro digicam

$598

Screen flips out Has a flip-out screen
External flash Supports an external flash
Size Slightly larger

Canon Powershot S100 Competitors

Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX5

Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX5

Pro digicam

$700

Battery life Much longer battery life
External flash Supports an external flash
Size Much larger
Canon PowerShot SX720 HS

Canon PowerShot SX720 HS

Travel zoom

$294 - $299

Zoom Much more zoom
Screen resolution Significantly higher resolution screen
Aperture Significantly narrower aperture
Canon PowerShot S95

Canon PowerShot S95

Pro digicam

$450

Wide angle Much worse wide angle

discussion

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Avatar for Mehdi Rahimi Mehdi Rahimi (0:21 PM, June 04, 2013)
I have found a cheaper price here : http://j.gs/2082006/sony-rx100
and I bought this camera, I love it although I wish it had a better zooming power ;)