Updated (June 2012): Compare the Canon PowerShot G12 vs Sony Cybershot DSC-RX100

Sony Cybershot DSC-RX100 vs Canon PowerShot G12

Winner
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74

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41

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Sony Cybershot DSC-RX100

Wide aperture
Aperture
f/1.8
High resolution screen
Screen resolution
1,229k dots
Great color depth
Color depth
22.6 bits
Wide dynamic range
Dynamic range
12.4 EV
 

Reasons to buy the Canon PowerShot G12

Supports 24p
24p movies
For that film look
Screen flips out
Flip-out screen
Great for movies
Battery life
Great battery life
350 shots
Viewfinder
Great viewfinder
Tunnel

galleries

Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Canon PowerShot G12.
Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Sony Cybershot DSC-RX100.

competitors

Sony Cybershot DSC-RX100 Competitors

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Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX90V

Travel zoom

$448

Supports 24p Supports 24p
Wide angle Significantly better wide angle
Aperture Much narrower aperture
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Canon PowerShot G9 X

Pro digicam

$399 - $628

Touch screen Has a touch screen
Light sensitivity Better maximum light sensitivity
Battery life Significantly shorter battery life
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Sony Cyber-Shot HX60

Travel zoom

$286

Wide angle Much better wide angle
Zoom More zoom
Aperture Much narrower aperture

Canon PowerShot G12 Competitors

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Canon PowerShot G1X

Boutique

$1,299

Sensor size Much larger sensor
Sensor type Has a CMOS-family sensor
Battery life Significantly shorter battery life
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Canon PowerShot G16

Pro digicam

$1,606

High-speed framerate Records high-speed movies
Aperture Significantly wider aperture
Supports 24p No 24p support
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Nikon Coolpix L310

Super zoom

Screen size Significantly larger screen
Wide angle Better wide angle
Supports 24p No 24p support

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