Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III vs Canon PowerShot G9 X Comparison

Let’s compare the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III vs Canon PowerShot G9 X.

Our comparison table below covers all the important specifications of each camera. In this side-by-side review, we will be comparing Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III and Canon PowerShot G9 X. Both cameras have 1 inch sensors but Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III has a 20.1 MP and Canon PowerShot G9 X has a 20.2 MP resolution.

  Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III Canon PowerShot G9 X
  Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III Front Canon PowerShot G9 X Front
Sensor and Camera Features
Brand Sony Canon
Megapixels 20.1 20.2
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 100 - Max 12800 Min 125 - Max 12800
Full ISO Settings Auto, ISO 100 - 12800 with ISO 64 and 80 low extensions, up to 25600 with Multi Frame NR Auto, ISO 125-12800 in 1/3 EV steps
Startup Time 2.1 seconds 2.3 seconds
AF System and Shooting
Auto Focus Type 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) Contrast Detection: AiAF (31-point, Face Detection or Touch AF with Object and Face Select and Track), 1-point AF (any position is available or fixed center)
Continuous Shooting Speed / Burst Mode Auto, ISO 100 - 12800 with ISO 64 and 80 low extensions, up to 25600 with Multi Frame NR Auto, ISO 125-12800 in 1/3 EV steps
Shutter Speed Range 1/32000 - 30 sec 1/2000 - 30 sec
Bulb Mode Yes Yes
JPEG Buffer Size 44 10
AW Buffer Size 29 Unlimited
Screen/viewfinder
LCD 3.0 3.0
LCD Resolution 1,228,800 dots (307,200 px) 1,040,000 dots (345,600 px)
Touchscreen No Yes
Articulating Screen Yes No
Tilt Swivel Screen No No
Selfie Screen No No
Top Deck Display Yes No
Focus Peaking Yes Yes
Viewfinder EVF / LCD No / 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/25p/24p) 1920x1080 (60p/30p)
Video File Format XAVC S 4K / XAVC S HD / AVCHD Ver.2.0 / MP4; with LPCM (2ch) / Dolby Digital (AC3) / MPEG-4 AAC-LC audio MP4 (Image: MPEG-4 AVC/H.264; Audio: MPEG-4 AAC-LC (Stereo))
Memory Card Type MS Duo / MS PRO Duo / SD / SDHC / SDXC SD / SDHC / SDXC
Dual Card Slot No No
SD UHS Support
Microphone Jack Yes No
Headphone Jack Yes No
Flash and Internal Connections
Built-in Flash Yes Yes
Max Flash Sync Speed 1/2000
Internal connections Micro HDMI (Type D) with 4K support, Multi-terminal Micro USB port supports optional wired remote, External mic and headphone jacks Micro HDMI (Type D)
Connectivity
Built-In Wi-Fi Yes Yes
NFC Yes 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 NP-FW50 Lithium-ion rechargeable Lithium-ion rechargeable
Weight 38.6 oz (1,095 g) includes batteries 7.3 oz (206 g) includes batteries
Size 5.2 x 3.7 x 5.0 in. (133 x 94 x 127 mm) 3.9 x 2.3 x 1.2 in. (98 x 58 x 31 mm)
Price
Price Buy from Amazon for $1,298.00 Buy from Amazon for $401.65
Release Date 2016-05-18 2015-11-15