Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 VII vs Panasonic Lumix DC-LX100 II Comparison



Let’s compare the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 VII vs Panasonic Lumix DC-LX100 II.

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-RX100 VII and Panasonic Lumix DC-LX100 II. While Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 VII has 1 inch sensor, Panasonic Lumix DC-LX100 II has 4/3 sensor and 20.1 has a 20.1 MP and Panasonic Lumix DC-LX100 II has a 17.0 MP resolution.

  Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 VII Panasonic Lumix DC-LX100 II
  Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 VII Front Panasonic Lumix DC-LX100 II Front
Sensor and Camera Features
Brand Sony Panasonic
Megapixels 20.1 17.0
Sensor Type CMOS Live MOS
Sensor Format 1 inch 4/3
SLR Type Point & Shoot Mirrorless
Crop Factor 2.7x n/a
AA Filter Fixed None
Image Resolution 5472 x 3648 (20.0 MP, 3:2) 4736 x 3552 (16.8 MP, 4:3)
Body Image Stabilization No No
Native ISO Min 100 - Max 12800 Min 200 - Max 25600
Full ISO Settings Auto, ISO 100 - 12800 with ISO 64 and 80 low extensions, up to 25600 with Multi Frame NR Auto, Intelligent ISO, ISO 200 - 25600, extendable to 100; 1 or 1/3 EV steps
Startup Time 2.8 seconds
AF System and Shooting
Auto Focus Type Fast Hybrid AF: Phase Detection/Contrast Detection with 357 PDAF points, 425 CDAF areas; Center, Flexible Spot (S / M / L), Expanded Flexible Spot, Lock on AF (Wide / Center / Flexible Spot (S / M / L) / Expanded Flexible Spot), Eye AF; Touch Focus, Touch Pad AF Contrast Detection: 49-area, Custom Multi, 1-area (flexible / scalable), Pinpoint (Full area touch is available), Face/Eye Detection, Tracking
Continuous Shooting Speed / Burst Mode Auto, ISO 100 - 12800 with ISO 64 and 80 low extensions, up to 25600 with Multi Frame NR Auto, Intelligent ISO, ISO 200 - 25600, extendable to 100; 1 or 1/3 EV steps
Shutter Speed Range 1/32000 - 30 sec 1/16000 - 60 sec
Bulb Mode Yes Yes
JPEG Buffer Size 7 109
AW Buffer Size 7 34
Screen/viewfinder
LCD 3.0 3.0
LCD Resolution 921,600 dots (307,200 px) 1,240,000 dots (413,300 px)
Touchscreen Yes Yes
Articulating Screen Yes No
Tilt Swivel Screen No No
Selfie Screen Yes No
Top Deck Display No No
Focus Peaking Yes Yes
Viewfinder EVF / LCD EVF / LCD
Viewfinder Type Pop-up EVF: 0.39-inch, XGA OLED, 2,359,296 dots, 100% coverage, 0.59x magnification, 20mm eye-point (from eyepiece)/19.8mm from eyepiece frame; -4.0 to +3.0 m^-1 diopter, ZEISS T* Coating, eye detector 0.38-inch EVF (Live View Finder), 2764K-dots equivalent (field sequential), ~100% coverage, ~1.39x / 0.7x (35mm equiv.) magnification, eye sensor
Focus Peaking Yes Yes
Video Features
Video Resolution 3840x2160 (30p/​25p/​24p) 3840x2160 (30p/24p)
Video File Format XAVC S, AVCHD Ver. 2.0 compatible AVCHD (Audio format: Dolby Digital 2ch) / MP4 (Audio format AAC 2ch)
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 No No
Flash and Internal Connections
Built-in Flash Yes No
Max Flash Sync Speed 1/2000 1/4000
Internal connections Micro HDMI (Type D) with 4K support; Multi-terminal Micro USB port supports optional wired remote; External Mic Jack Micro-B USB 2.0, Micro HDMI (Type-D)
Connectivity
Built-In Wi-Fi Yes Yes
NFC Yes No
Bluetooth Yes Yes
Built-In GPS No No
USB Type USB 2.0 High Speed,Bluetooth,WiFi USB 2.0 High Speed,Bluetooth,WiFi
Physical
Battery Life (CIPA) 240 shots 240 shots
Battery Types Lithium-ion rechargeable 7.2v, 1025mAh Lithium-ion rechargeable
Weight 10.7 oz (302 g) includes batteries 13.8 oz (392 g) includes batteries
Size 4.0 x 2.3 x 1.7 in. (102 x 58 x 43 mm) 4.5 x 2.6 x 2.5 in. (115 x 66 x 64 mm)
Price
Price Buy from Amazon for $1,198.00 Buy from Amazon for $997.99
Release Date 2019-08-15 2018-10-15