Updated (June 2012): Compare the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX1 vs Sony Cybershot DSC-RX100

Sony Cybershot DSC-RX100 vs Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX1

Winner
Sony Cybershot DSC-RX100

84

Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX1

35

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Sony Cybershot DSC-RX100

Wide aperture
Aperture
f/1.8
High resolution screen
Screen resolution
1,229k dots
Image stabilization
Image stabilization
  1. Lens
Great color depth
Color depth
22.6 bits
 

Reasons to buy the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX1

Touch screen
Touch screen
Fewer buttons
Startup delay
Almost no delay when powering up
1400 ms startup delay
Interchangeable lenses
Interchangeable lenses
Many lenses to choose from
External flash
External flash
Better lighting

galleries

Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX1.
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

$379 - $399

Touch screen Has a touch screen
Startup delay Significantly less startup delay
Color depth Worse color depth
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 II

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 II

Pro digicam

$598

Supports 24p Supports 24p
Screen flips out Has a flip-out screen
Weight Slightly heavier

Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX1 Competitors

Nikon D3300

Nikon D3300

Entry-level DSLR

$465 body only

$419 - $447 with 18-55mm lens

Overall image quality Much better image quality
Color depth Better color depth
Size Larger
Canon PowerShot G1X

Canon PowerShot G1X

Boutique

$498

Image stabilization Image stabilization
Screen resolution Higher resolution screen
Touch screen No touch screen
Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX7

Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX7

Pro digicam

$438

Image stabilization Image stabilization
High-speed framerate Records high-speed movies
Startup delay Much more startup delay

discussion

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