Sony Cybershot DSC-RX100 vs Sony Alpha NEX-6

Winner
Sony Cybershot DSC-RX100

81

Sony Alpha NEX-6

45

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
Color depth
Great color depth
23.7 bits
Low light performance
Low noise at high ISO
1,018 ISO

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
Sony Alpha A5000

Sony Alpha A5000

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$367 - $379 with 16-50mm lens

Overall image quality Much better image quality
Low light performance Much lower noise at high ISO
Image stabilization No image stabilization
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 III

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 III

Pro digicam

$698

High-speed framerate Records high-speed movies
Wide angle Significantly better wide angle
Color depth Worse color depth

Sony Alpha NEX-6 Competitors

Sony Alpha A6000

Sony Alpha A6000

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$447 - $448 body only

$529 - $548 with 16-50mm lens

Image stabilization Image stabilization
Overall image quality Significantly better image quality
Sony Alpha a99 II

Sony Alpha a99 II

Boutique

$3,198

Image stabilization Image stabilization
True resolution Much higher true resolution
Size Significantly larger
Sony Alpha a6300

Sony Alpha a6300

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$794 - $828 body only

$848 - $928 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?