Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS100 vs Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 V Comparison

Let’s compare the Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS100 vs Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 V.

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-ZS100 and Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 V. Both cameras have 1 inch sensors but Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS100 has a 20.1 MP and Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 V has a 20.1 MP resolution.

  Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS100 Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 V
  Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS100 Front Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 V 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 Point & Shoot 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 No No
Native ISO Min 125 - Max 12800 Min 125 - Max 12800
Full ISO Settings Auto, iISO, 80*, 100*, 125 - 12800, 25600* (* Extended ISOs); 1 or 1/3 EV steps Auto, ISO 125 - 12800 with ISO 80 and 100 low extensions, up to 25600 with Multi Frame NR
Startup Time 2.3 seconds 2.0 seconds
AF System and Shooting
Auto Focus Type Contrast Detect with DFD: Face/Eye Detection / Tracking / 49-area / Custom Multi / 1-area / Pinpoint; Eye Sensor AF, Touch AF/AE Function, Touch Shutter, Touch Pad AF, MF Assist, Touch MF Assist, AF+MF, Focus Peaking, One Shot AF (Set the Fn button in custom menu to AF-ON), Low Light AF, Starlight AF 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)
Continuous Shooting Speed / Burst Mode Auto, iISO, 80*, 100*, 125 - 12800, 25600* (* Extended ISOs); 1 or 1/3 EV steps Auto, ISO 125 - 12800 with ISO 80 and 100 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 Unlimited 150
AW Buffer Size 14 72
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 No Yes
Tilt Swivel Screen No No
Selfie Screen No Yes
Top Deck Display No No
Focus Peaking Yes Yes
Viewfinder EVF / LCD EVF / LCD
Viewfinder Type EVF type; 0.2-inch 1160K-dot equiv., Field of View: Approx. 100%, Magnification: Approx. 1.26x / 0.46x (35mm equiv.), Eye Sensor Pop-up EVF: 0.39-inch, XGA OLED, 2,359,296 dots, 100% coverage, 0.59x magnification, 20mm eye-point (from eyepiece)/ 19.2mm 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/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 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-HDMI (Type D) 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 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) 260 shots 210 shots
Battery Types 7.2v 1025mAh Lithium-ion rechargeable Lithium-ion rechargeable
Weight 10.9 oz (309 g) includes batteries 10.5 oz (299 g) includes batteries
Size 4.4 x 2.5 x 1.7 in. (111 x 65 x 44 mm) 4.0 x 2.3 x 1.6 in. (102 x 58 x 41 mm)
Price
Price Buy starting from $497.99
Buy starting from $898.00
Release Date 2016-03-30 2016-10-31