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

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

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 IV and Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX10. Both cameras have 1 inch sensors but Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 IV has a 20.1 MP and Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX10 has a 20.1 MP resolution.

  Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 IV Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX10
  Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 IV Front Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX10 Front
Sensor and Camera Features
Brand Sony Panasonic
Megapixels 20.1 20.1
Sensor Type CMOS CMOS
Sensor Format 1 inch 1 inch
SLR Type Point & Shoot Mirrorless
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 Yes
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, iISO, 80*, 100*, 125 - 12800, 25600* (* Extended ISOs); 1 or 1/3 EV steps
Startup Time 1.9 seconds 3.2 seconds
AF System and Shooting
Auto Focus Type Fast Hybrid AF (phase-detection AF/contrast-detection AF): Wide (315 points (phase-detection AF), 25 points (contrast-detection AF)); Center; Flexible Spot (S/M/L);Expanded Flexible Spot; Lock on AF (Wide/Center/Flexible Spot (S/M/L)/Expanded Flexible Spot) Contrast Detect with DFD: Face/Eye Detection, Tracking, 49-area, Custom Multi, 1-area, Pinpoint (Full area touch is available)
Continuous Shooting Speed / Burst Mode Auto, ISO 100 - 12800 with ISO 64 and 80 low extensions, up to 25600 with Multi Frame NR Auto, iISO, 80*, 100*, 125 - 12800, 25600* (* Extended ISOs); 1 or 1/3 EV steps
Shutter Speed Range 1/32000 - 30 sec 1/16000 - 60 sec
Bulb Mode Yes Yes
JPEG Buffer Size 217 80
AW Buffer Size 112 14
Screen/viewfinder
LCD 3.0 3.0
LCD Resolution 1,440,000 dots (480,000 px) 1,040,000 dots
Touchscreen Yes Yes
Articulating Screen Yes Yes
Tilt Swivel Screen No No
Selfie Screen No Yes
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, -4.0 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) 3840x2160 (30p/24p)
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 AVCHD or MP4 with stereo sound
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 1/4000 (F3.2 - F11); 1/2000 (F1.4 - F2.8)
Internal connections Micro HDMI (Type D) with 4K support, Multi-terminal Micro USB port supports optional wired remote, External mic and headphone jacks Micro-B USB 2.0, Micro-HDMI (Type D)
Connectivity
Built-In Wi-Fi Yes Yes
NFC Yes No
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) 370 shots
Battery Types NP-FW50 Lithium-ion rechargeable 7.2v 680mAh Lithium-ion rechargeable
Weight 38.6 oz (1,095 g) includes batteries 10.9 oz (310 g) includes batteries
Size 5.2 x 3.7 x 5.0 in. (133 x 94 x 127 mm) 4.2 x 2.4 x 1.7 in. (106 x 60 x 42 mm)
Price
Price Buy starting from $1,598.00
Buy starting from $547.99
Release Date 2017-10-15 2016-11-15