Updated (August 2012): Compare the Sony Cybershot DSC-RX100 vs Sony NEX 5R

Sony Cybershot DSC-RX100 vs Sony NEX 5R

Winner
Sony Cybershot DSC-RX100

82

Sony NEX 5R

49

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
Built-in flash
Built-in flash
Usually standard
 

Reasons to buy the Sony NEX 5R

Touch screen
Touch screen
Fewer buttons
Supports 24p
24p movies
For that film look
Screen flips out
Flip-out screen
Great for movies
Movie continuous focus
Movie continuous focus
Makes it easy to get in-focus movies

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 5R.

competitors

Sony Cybershot DSC-RX100 Competitors

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Panasonic Lumix DC-LX100 II

Boutique

$998

Wide angle Significantly better wide angle
Touch screen Has a touch screen
Size Larger
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Canon PowerShot SX740 HS

Travel zoom

$399

Wide angle Significantly better wide angle
Screen flips out Has a flip-out screen
Aperture Much narrower aperture
Canon PowerShot G9 X Mark II

Canon PowerShot G9 X Mark II

Pro digicam

$429 - $529

Touch screen Has a touch screen
Thickness Slightly thinner
Aperture Narrower aperture

Sony NEX 5R Competitors

Sony NEX-5N

Sony NEX 5N

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

Battery life Longer battery life
Sony Alpha ILC-3000

Sony Alpha ILC-3000

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

Image stabilization Image stabilization
Battery life Longer battery life
Movie continuous focus Doesn't focus continuously recording movies
Canon Rebel T3i

Canon Rebel T3i

Entry-level DSLR

$708 with 18-55mm, 55-250mm lenses

Lens availability Much more lenses available
Autofocus Faster autofocus
Size Significantly larger

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Cybershot DSC-RX100
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