Canon PowerShot SX70 HS vs Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 VI Comparison

Let’s compare the Canon PowerShot SX70 HS vs Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 VI.

Our comparison table below covers all the important specifications of each camera. In this side-by-side review, we will be comparing Canon PowerShot SX70 HS and Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 VI. While Canon PowerShot SX70 HS has 1/2.3 inch sensor, Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 VI has 1 inch sensor and 20.3 has a 20.3 MP and Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 VI has a 20.1 MP resolution.

  Canon PowerShot SX70 HS Front Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 VI Front
Sensor and Camera Features
Brand Canon Sony
Megapixels 20.3 20.1
Sensor Type CMOS CMOS
Sensor Format 1/2.3 inch 1 inch
SLR Type Point & Shoot Point & Shoot
Crop Factor n/a 2.7x
AA Filter Fixed
Image Resolution 5184 x 3888 (20.2 MP, 4:3) 5472 x 3648 (20.0 MP, 3:2)
Body Image Stabilization No No
Native ISO Min 100 - Max 3200 Min 125 - Max 12800
Full ISO Settings Auto (100-800), 100-3200 Auto, ISO 125 - 12800 with ISO 80 and 100 low extensions, up to 25600 with Multi Frame NR
Startup Time 2.0 seconds
AF System and Shooting
Auto Focus Type Contrast Detection; Face & Tracking (9 points), Tracking, 1-point, Spot Fast Hybrid AF: Phase Detection/Contrast Detection with 315 PDAF points, 25 CDAF areas; Center, Flexible Spot (S / M / L), Expanded Flexible Spot, Lock on AF (Wide / Center / Flexible Spot (S / M / L) / Expanded Flexible Spot), Eye AF; Touch Focus, Touch Pad AF
Continuous Shooting Speed / Burst Mode Auto (100-800), 100-3200 Auto, ISO 125 - 12800 with ISO 80 and 100 low extensions, up to 25600 with Multi Frame NR
Shutter Speed Range 1/2000 - 15 sec 1/32000 - 30 sec
Bulb Mode No Yes
JPEG Buffer Size 229
AW Buffer Size 109
Screen/viewfinder
LCD 3.0 3.0
LCD Resolution 921,600 dots (307,200 px) 921,600 dots (307,200 px)
Touchscreen No Yes
Articulating Screen Yes Yes
Tilt Swivel Screen Yes No
Selfie Screen Yes Yes
Top Deck Display No No
Focus Peaking Yes Yes
Viewfinder EVF / LCD EVF / LCD
Viewfinder Type EVF: 0.39"-type 2.36M-dot OLED; 100% coverage; -3.0 to +1.0 diopter adjustment; eye sensor Pop-up EVF: 0.39-inch, XGA OLED, 2,359,296 dots, 100% coverage, 0.59x magnification, 20mm eye-point (from eyepiece)/19.8mm from eyepiece frame; -4.0 to +3.0 m^-1 diopter, ZEISS T* Coating, eye detector
Focus Peaking Yes Yes
Video Features
Video Resolution 3840x2160 (30p/25p) 3840x2160 (30p/25p/24p)
Video File Format MP4 (Image: MPEG-4 AVC/H.264; Audio: MPEG-4 AAC-LC (Stereo)) XAVC S, AVCHD Ver. 2.0 compatible
Memory Card Type SD / SDHC / SDXC MS Duo / MS PRO Duo / SD / SDHC / SDXC
Dual Card Slot No No
SD UHS Support UHS-I compliant
Microphone Jack Yes No
Headphone Jack No No
Flash and Internal Connections
Built-in Flash Yes Yes
Max Flash Sync Speed 1/2000 1/2000
Internal connections Micro (Type-D) HDMI, 3.5mm Microphone Jack Micro HDMI (Type D) with 4K support; Multi-terminal Micro USB port supports optional wired remote
Connectivity
Built-In Wi-Fi Yes Yes
NFC No Yes
Bluetooth Yes Yes
Built-In GPS No No
USB Type USB 2.0 High Speed,Bluetooth,WiFi USB 2.0 High Speed,Bluetooth,WiFi
Physical
Battery Life (CIPA) 255 shots 220 shots
Battery Types Lithium-ion rechargeable Lithium-ion rechargeable
Weight 21.4 oz (608 g) includes batteries 10.6 oz (301 g) includes batteries
Size 5.0 x 3.6 x 4.6 in. (127 x 91 x 116 mm) 4.0 x 2.3 x 1.7 in. (102 x 58 x 43 mm)
Price
Price Buy from Amazon for $549.00 Buy from Amazon for $1,198.00
Release Date 2018-11-30 2018-07-01