Sony Cybershot DSC-RX100 vs Sony Alpha NEX-6

Winner
Sony Cybershot DSC-RX100

83

Sony Alpha NEX-6

46

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
 

Reasons to buy the Sony Alpha NEX-6

Overall image quality
Great image quality
78.0
Supports 24p
24p movies
For that film look
Startup delay
Almost no delay when powering up
2000 ms startup delay
Color depth
Great color depth
23.7 bits

galleries

Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Sony Alpha NEX-6.
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

$399

Startup delay Much less startup delay
Touch screen Has a touch screen
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

Sony Alpha NEX-6 Competitors

Sony Alpha A6000

Sony Alpha A6000

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$498 body only

$588 - $598 with 16-50mm lens

Image stabilization Image stabilization
External mic jack Has an external mic jack
Sony NEX-7

Sony NEX 7

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$486 body only

$802 with 18-55mm lens

Startup delay Much less startup delay
External mic jack Has an external mic jack
Focus points Fewer focus points
Sony Alpha a6300

Sony Alpha a6300

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$894 - $948 body only

$1,048 with 16-50mm lens

High-speed framerate Records high-speed movies
Focus points Many more focus points
Viewfinder size Significantly smaller viewfinder

discussion

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Claudia (8:52 AM, June 21, 2014)
Why is the Nex-6 the runner-up even though it has so many more advantages over the RX100?