Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX1R II vs Canon PowerShot G1 X Mark III Comparison



Let’s compare the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX1R II vs Canon PowerShot G1 X Mark III.

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-RX1R II and Canon PowerShot G1 X Mark III. While Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX1R II has 35mm sensor, Canon PowerShot G1 X Mark III has APS-C sensor and 42.4 has a 42.4 MP and Canon PowerShot G1 X Mark III has a 24.2 MP resolution.

  Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX1R II Canon PowerShot G1 X Mark III
  Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX1R II Front Canon PowerShot G1 X Mark III Front
Sensor and Camera Features
Brand Sony Canon
Megapixels 42.4 24.2
Sensor Type CMOS CMOS
Sensor Format 35mm APS-C
SLR Type Point & Shoot Point & Shoot
Crop Factor 1.0x 1.6x
AA Filter Optional Fixed
Image Resolution 7952 x 5304 (42.2 MP, 3:2) 6000 x 4000 (24.0 MP, 3:2)
Body Image Stabilization No No
Native ISO Min 100 - Max 25600 Min 100 - Max 25600
Full ISO Settings ISO 100-25600 (1/3 EV steps, expandable to 50-102400), Auto (100-25600 with selectable upper/lower limits); Multi Frame NR: 100-102400 (1 EV steps), Auto (100-102400 with selectable upper/lower limits) Auto, 100 - 25600 in 1/3 or 1EV steps
Startup Time 1.5 seconds 2.1 seconds
AF System and Shooting
Auto Focus Type Fast Hybrid AF (phase-detection/contrast-detection): Wide (399 points for PDAF, 25 points for CDAF), Center, Flexible Spot (S/M/L), Expand Flexible Spot, Lock-on AF (Wide / Center / Flexible Spot (S/M/L), Expand Flexible Spot) Hybrid PDAF/CDAF: Dual Pixel CMOS AF; Maximum 49 AF points (Fixed location on 7x7 grid) via camera automatic selection; Freely position 1 AF point / 1 AF Zone (9 points, 3x3 grid) via manual selection; Touch AF
Continuous Shooting Speed / Burst Mode ISO 100-25600 (1/3 EV steps, expandable to 50-102400), Auto (100-25600 with selectable upper/lower limits); Multi Frame NR: 100-102400 (1 EV steps), Auto (100-102400 with selectable upper/lower limits) Auto, 100 - 25600 in 1/3 or 1EV steps
Shutter Speed Range 1/4000 - 30 sec 1/2000 - 30 sec
Bulb Mode Yes Yes
JPEG Buffer Size 24 23
AW Buffer Size 23 16
Screen/viewfinder
LCD 3.0 3.0
LCD Resolution 1,228,800 dots (307,200 px) 1,040,000 dots
Touchscreen No Yes
Articulating Screen Yes Yes
Tilt Swivel Screen No Yes
Selfie Screen No Yes
Top Deck Display No No
Focus Peaking Yes Yes
Viewfinder EVF / LCD EVF / LCD
Viewfinder Type 0.39-type, 2.36M-dot XGA OLED, 100% coverage, 0.74x magnification, 18.4mm eyepoint (CIPA), -4.0 to +3.0m-1 diopter 0.39"-type 2.36m-dot OLED EVF, 100% coverage, 22mm eyepoint, -3 to +1 diopter correction, eye sensor
Focus Peaking Yes Yes
Video Features
Video Resolution 1920x1080 (60p/60i/50p/50i/30p/25p/24p) 1920x1080 (60p/50p/30p/25p/24p)
Video File Format XAVC S / AVCHD 2.0 / MP4; Audio: LPCM / Dolby Digital (AC-3) / MPEG-4 AAC-LC, stereo MP4 (Video: 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 No No
Flash and Internal Connections
Built-in Flash No Yes
Max Flash Sync Speed 1/2000 1/2000
Internal connections Multi Micro USB, Micro HDMI (Type D), 3.5mm stereo microphone jack Micro-B USB, Micro (Type-D) HDMI, Wired Remote Switch
Connectivity
Built-In Wi-Fi Yes Yes
NFC Yes Yes
Bluetooth No Yes
Built-In GPS No No
USB Type USB 2.0 High Speed,WiFi USB 2.0 High Speed,Bluetooth,WiFi
Physical
Battery Life (CIPA) 200 shots 200 shots
Battery Types Lithium-ion rechargeable NB-13L Lithium-ion rechargeable
Weight 17.9 oz (507 g) includes batteries 14.1 oz (399 g) includes batteries
Size 4.5 x 2.6 x 2.8 in. (113 x 65 x 72 mm) 4.5 x 3.1 x 2.0 in. (115 x 78 x 51 mm)
Price
Price Buy from Amazon for $3,298.00 Buy from Amazon for $1,099.00
Release Date 2015-11-15 2017-11-30