Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX1R II vs Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ2500 Comparison



Let’s compare the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX1R II vs Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ2500.

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 Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ2500. While Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX1R II has 35mm sensor, Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ2500 has 1 inch sensor and 42.4 has a 42.4 MP and Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ2500 has a 20.1 MP resolution.

  Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX1R II Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ2500
  Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX1R II Front Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ2500 Front
Sensor and Camera Features
Brand Sony Panasonic
Megapixels 42.4 20.1
Sensor Type CMOS CMOS
Sensor Format 35mm 1 inch
SLR Type Point & Shoot Point & Shoot
Crop Factor 1.0x 2.7x
AA Filter Optional Fixed
Image Resolution 7952 x 5304 (42.2 MP, 3:2) 5472 x 3648 (20.0 MP, 3:2)
Body Image Stabilization No No
Native ISO Min 100 - Max 25600 Min 125 - Max 12800
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, iISO, 80*, 100*, 125, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200, 6400, 12800, 25600* (* Extended ISO); Changeable to 1/3 EV step
Startup Time 1.5 seconds 2.3 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) Contrast Detect with DFD: Face/Eye Detection, Tracking, 49-area, Custom Multi, 1-area (flexible / scalable), Pinpoint; (Full area touch is available)
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, iISO, 80*, 100*, 125, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200, 6400, 12800, 25600* (* Extended ISO); Changeable to 1/3 EV step
Shutter Speed Range 1/4000 - 30 sec 1/16000 - 60 sec
Bulb Mode Yes Yes
JPEG Buffer Size 24 100
AW Buffer Size 23 35
Screen/viewfinder
LCD 3.0 3.0
LCD Resolution 1,228,800 dots (307,200 px) 1,040,000 dots (346,700 px)
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 EVF: 0.39-inch 2.36M-dot XGA OLED, Field of View: Approx. 100%, Magnification: Approx. 2.18x / 0.74x (35mm equiv.), 20mm eyepoint, -4.0 to +4.0 diopter adjustment, eye sensor
Focus Peaking Yes Yes
Video Features
Video Resolution 1920x1080 (60p/60i/50p/50i/30p/25p/24p) 4096x2160 (24p)
Video File Format XAVC S / AVCHD 2.0 / MP4; Audio: LPCM / Dolby Digital (AC-3) / MPEG-4 AAC-LC, stereo MOV (Audio format LPCM), MP4 (Audio format LPCM / AAC 2ch), AVCHD (Audio format: Dolby Digital 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 Yes
Headphone Jack No Yes
Flash and Internal Connections
Built-in Flash No Yes
Max Flash Sync Speed 1/2000 1/4000s with mechanical shutter; flash not supported with electronic shutter
Internal connections Multi Micro USB, Micro HDMI (Type D), 3.5mm stereo microphone jack Micro-B USB 2.0, Micro-HDMI (Type D) with Viera Link, 2.5mm remote jack, 3.5mm external mic jack, 3.5mm external headphone jack
Connectivity
Built-In Wi-Fi Yes Yes
NFC Yes No
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) 200 shots 270 shots
Battery Types Lithium-ion rechargeable 7.2v 1200mAh Lithium-ion rechargeable
Weight 17.9 oz (507 g) includes batteries 34.1 oz (966 g) includes batteries
Size 4.5 x 2.6 x 2.8 in. (113 x 65 x 72 mm) 5.4 x 4.0 x 5.3 in. (138 x 102 x 135 mm)
Price
Price Buy from Amazon for $3,298.00 Buy from Amazon for $997.99
Release Date 2015-11-15 2016-11-15