Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX10 vs Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III Comparison

Let’s compare the Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX10 vs Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III.

Our comparison table below covers all the important specifications of each camera. In this side-by-side review, we will be comparing Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX10 and Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III. Both cameras have 1 inch sensors but Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX10 has a 20.1 MP and Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III has a 20.1 MP resolution.

  Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX10 Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III
  Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX10 Front Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III Front
Sensor and Camera Features
Brand Panasonic Sony
Megapixels 20.1 20.1
Sensor Type CMOS CMOS
Sensor Format 1 inch 1 inch
SLR Type Mirrorless Point & Shoot
Crop Factor 2.7x 2.7x
AA Filter Fixed Fixed
Image Resolution 5472 x 3648 (20.0 MP, 3:2) 5472 x 3648 (20.0 MP, 3:2)
Body Image Stabilization Yes No
Native ISO Min 125 - Max 12800 Min 100 - Max 12800
Full ISO Settings Auto, iISO, 80*, 100*, 125 - 12800, 25600* (* Extended ISOs); 1 or 1/3 EV steps Auto, ISO 100 - 12800 with ISO 64 and 80 low extensions, up to 25600 with Multi Frame NR
Startup Time 3.2 seconds 2.1 seconds
AF System and Shooting
Auto Focus Type Contrast Detect with DFD: Face/Eye Detection, Tracking, 49-area, Custom Multi, 1-area, Pinpoint (Full area touch is available) Contrast Detection: Wide, Center, Flexible Spot (S/M/L), Expanded Flexble Spot, Lock on AF (Wide/Center/Flexible Spot (S/M/L)/Expanded Flexible Spot)
Continuous Shooting Speed / Burst Mode Auto, iISO, 80*, 100*, 125 - 12800, 25600* (* Extended ISOs); 1 or 1/3 EV steps Auto, ISO 100 - 12800 with ISO 64 and 80 low extensions, up to 25600 with Multi Frame NR
Shutter Speed Range 1/16000 - 60 sec 1/32000 - 30 sec
Bulb Mode Yes Yes
JPEG Buffer Size 80 44
AW Buffer Size 14 29
Screen/viewfinder
LCD 3.0 3.0
LCD Resolution 1,040,000 dots 1,228,800 dots (307,200 px)
Touchscreen Yes No
Articulating Screen Yes Yes
Tilt Swivel Screen No No
Selfie Screen Yes No
Top Deck Display No Yes
Focus Peaking Yes Yes
Viewfinder No / LCD EVF / LCD
Viewfinder Type Fixed EVF: 0.39-inch, 2359K-dot XGA OLED, 100% coverage, 0.7x magnification, 4 dual-sided aspheric lenses, 33 degree view angle, -4.0 to +3.0 diopter, eyepoint 23mm from eyepiece, 21.5mm from eyepiece frame (CIPA standard), eye sensor
Focus Peaking Yes Yes
Video Features
Video Resolution 3840x2160 (30p/24p) 3840x2160 (30p/25p/24p)
Video File Format AVCHD or MP4 with stereo sound XAVC S 4K / XAVC S HD / AVCHD Ver.2.0 / MP4; with LPCM (2ch) / Dolby Digital (AC3) / MPEG-4 AAC-LC audio
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 Yes
Flash and Internal Connections
Built-in Flash Yes Yes
Max Flash Sync Speed 1/4000 (F3.2 - F11); 1/2000 (F1.4 - F2.8)
Internal connections Micro-B USB 2.0, Micro-HDMI (Type D) Micro HDMI (Type D) with 4K support, Multi-terminal Micro USB port supports optional wired remote, External mic and headphone jacks
Connectivity
Built-In Wi-Fi Yes Yes
NFC No Yes
Bluetooth No No
Built-In GPS No No
USB Type USB 2.0 High Speed,WiFi USB 2.0 High Speed,WiFi
Physical
Battery Life (CIPA) 370 shots
Battery Types 7.2v 680mAh Lithium-ion rechargeable NP-FW50 Lithium-ion rechargeable
Weight 10.9 oz (310 g) includes batteries 38.6 oz (1,095 g) includes batteries
Size 4.2 x 2.4 x 1.7 in. (106 x 60 x 42 mm) 5.2 x 3.7 x 5.0 in. (133 x 94 x 127 mm)
Price
Price Buy from Amazon for $547.99 Buy from Amazon for $1,298.00
Release Date 2016-11-15 2016-05-18