Sony Cybershot DSC-RX100 vs Sony Alpha NEX-6

Winner
Sony Cybershot DSC-RX100

100

Sony Alpha NEX-6

54

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Sony Cybershot DSC-RX100

Wide aperture
Aperture
f/1.8
Image stabilization
Image stabilization
  1. Lens
 

Reasons to buy the Sony Alpha NEX-6

Screen flips out
Flip-out screen
Great for movies
Viewfinder size
Large viewfinder
0.71x
Interchangeable lenses
Interchangeable lenses
Many lenses to choose from
Viewfinder
Great viewfinder
Digital

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 Better wide angle
Supports 24p Supports 24p
Aperture Much narrower aperture
Canon PowerShot G9 X

Canon PowerShot G9 X

Pro digicam

$379

Touch screen Has a touch screen
Startup delay Less startup delay
Screen resolution Lower resolution screen
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 III

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 III

Pro digicam

$648

High-speed framerate Records high-speed movies
Wide angle Better wide angle
Weight Heavier

Sony Alpha NEX-6 Competitors

Sony Alpha A6000

Sony Alpha A6000

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$444 - $448 body only

$525 - $548 with 16-50mm lens

Image stabilization Image stabilization
External mic jack Has an external mic jack
Sony Alpha A5000

Sony Alpha A5000

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$395 with 16-50mm lens

Size Slightly smaller
True resolution Higher true resolution
Screen resolution Significantly lower resolution screen
Sony Alpha a6300

Sony Alpha a6300

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$776 - $798 body only

$898 with 16-50mm lens

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

discussion

Sony Cybershot DSC-RX100
Cybershot DSC-RX100
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Sony Alpha NEX-6
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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?