Updated (June 2012): Compare the Sony Cybershot DSC-RX100 vs Sony NEX-5N

Sony Cybershot DSC-RX100 vs Sony NEX 5N

Winner
Sony Cybershot DSC-RX100

89

Sony NEX-5N

51

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Sony Cybershot DSC-RX100

Wide aperture
Aperture
f/1.8
Image stabilization
Image stabilization
  1. Lens
Great color depth
Color depth
22.6 bits
Wide dynamic range
Dynamic range
12.4 EV
 

Reasons to buy the Sony NEX 5N

Overall image quality
Great image quality
77.0
Touch screen
Touch screen
Fewer buttons
Supports 24p
24p movies
For that film look
Low light performance
Low noise at high ISO
1,079 ISO

galleries

Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Sony Cybershot DSC-RX100.
Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Sony NEX-5N.

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

Low light performance Much lower noise at high ISO
Touch screen Has a touch screen
Screen resolution Lower resolution screen
Nikon Coolpix A900

Nikon Coolpix A900

Travel zoom

$215 - $397

Movie format Higher resolution movies
Zoom More zoom
Aperture Much narrower aperture

Sony NEX-5N Competitors

Sony NEX 5R

Sony NEX 5R

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

Focus points More focus points
Lowest price Cheaper
Battery life Shorter battery life
Sony NEX 5T

Sony NEX 5T

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

Focus points More focus points
Lowest price Cheaper
Battery life Shorter battery life
Sony CyberShot DSC-H300

Sony CyberShot DSC-H300

Super zoom

$178 - $212

Image stabilization Image stabilization
Built-in flash Built-in flash
Size Much larger

discussion

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Avatar for Nuli Cenul Nuli Cenul (2:54 PM, March 04, 2013)
The final score doesn't show the overall comparison. Lens section for NEX5N is 0.0. With the the wide selection of lenses, it should be the advantage. Also the Image Stabilization is 0.0? NEX has it in lens.