Panasonic Lumix DC-LX100 II vs Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX1R II Comparison

Let’s compare the Panasonic Lumix DC-LX100 II vs Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX1R II.

Our comparison table below covers all the important specifications of each camera. In this side-by-side review, we will be comparing Panasonic Lumix DC-LX100 II and Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX1R II. While Panasonic Lumix DC-LX100 II has 4/3 sensor, Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX1R II has 35mm sensor and 17.0 has a 17.0 MP and Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX1R II has a 42.4 MP resolution.

  Panasonic Lumix DC-LX100 II Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX1R II
  Panasonic Lumix DC-LX100 II Front Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX1R II Front
Sensor and Camera Features
Brand Panasonic Sony
Megapixels 17.0 42.4
Sensor Type Live MOS CMOS
Sensor Format 4/3 35mm
SLR Type Mirrorless Point & Shoot
Crop Factor n/a 1.0x
AA Filter None Optional
Image Resolution 4736 x 3552 (16.8 MP, 4:3) 7952 x 5304 (42.2 MP, 3:2)
Body Image Stabilization No No
Native ISO Min 200 - Max 25600 Min 100 - Max 25600
Full ISO Settings Auto, Intelligent ISO, ISO 200 - 25600, extendable to 100; 1 or 1/3 EV steps ISO 100-25600 (1/3 EV steps, expandable to 50-102400), Auto (100-25600 with selectable upper/lower limits); Multi Frame NR: 100-102400 (1 EV steps), Auto (100-102400 with selectable upper/lower limits)
Startup Time 2.8 seconds 1.5 seconds
AF System and Shooting
Auto Focus Type Contrast Detection: 49-area, Custom Multi, 1-area (flexible / scalable), Pinpoint (Full area touch is available), Face/Eye Detection, Tracking Fast Hybrid AF (phase-detection/contrast-detection): Wide (399 points for PDAF, 25 points for CDAF), Center, Flexible Spot (S/M/L), Expand Flexible Spot, Lock-on AF (Wide / Center / Flexible Spot (S/M/L), Expand Flexible Spot)
Continuous Shooting Speed / Burst Mode Auto, Intelligent ISO, ISO 200 - 25600, extendable to 100; 1 or 1/3 EV steps ISO 100-25600 (1/3 EV steps, expandable to 50-102400), Auto (100-25600 with selectable upper/lower limits); Multi Frame NR: 100-102400 (1 EV steps), Auto (100-102400 with selectable upper/lower limits)
Shutter Speed Range 1/16000 - 60 sec 1/4000 - 30 sec
Bulb Mode Yes Yes
JPEG Buffer Size 109 24
AW Buffer Size 34 23
Screen/viewfinder
LCD 3.0 3.0
LCD Resolution 1,240,000 dots (413,300 px) 1,228,800 dots (307,200 px)
Touchscreen Yes No
Articulating Screen No Yes
Tilt Swivel Screen No No
Selfie Screen No No
Top Deck Display No No
Focus Peaking Yes Yes
Viewfinder EVF / LCD EVF / LCD
Viewfinder Type 0.38-inch EVF (Live View Finder), 2764K-dots equivalent (field sequential), ~100% coverage, ~1.39x / 0.7x (35mm equiv.) magnification, eye sensor 0.39-type, 2.36M-dot XGA OLED, 100% coverage, 0.74x magnification, 18.4mm eyepoint (CIPA), -4.0 to +3.0m-1 diopter
Focus Peaking Yes Yes
Video Features
Video Resolution 3840x2160 (30p/24p) 1920x1080 (60p/60i/50p/50i/30p/25p/24p)
Video File Format AVCHD (Audio format: Dolby Digital 2ch) / MP4 (Audio format AAC 2ch) XAVC S / AVCHD 2.0 / MP4; Audio: LPCM / Dolby Digital (AC-3) / MPEG-4 AAC-LC, stereo
Memory Card Type SD / SDHC / SDXC MS Duo / MS PRO Duo / SD / SDHC / SDXC
Dual Card Slot No No
SD UHS Support
Microphone Jack No Yes
Headphone Jack No No
Flash and Internal Connections
Built-in Flash No No
Max Flash Sync Speed 1/4000 1/2000
Internal connections Micro-B USB 2.0, Micro HDMI (Type-D) Multi Micro USB, Micro HDMI (Type D), 3.5mm stereo microphone jack
Connectivity
Built-In Wi-Fi Yes Yes
NFC No Yes
Bluetooth Yes No
Built-In GPS No No
USB Type USB 2.0 High Speed,Bluetooth,WiFi USB 2.0 High Speed,WiFi
Physical
Battery Life (CIPA) 240 shots 200 shots
Battery Types 7.2v, 1025mAh Lithium-ion rechargeable Lithium-ion rechargeable
Weight 13.8 oz (392 g) includes batteries 17.9 oz (507 g) includes batteries
Size 4.5 x 2.6 x 2.5 in. (115 x 66 x 64 mm) 4.5 x 2.6 x 2.8 in. (113 x 65 x 72 mm)
Price
Price Buy from Amazon for $997.99 Buy from Amazon for $3,298.00
Release Date 2018-10-15 2015-11-15