Fujifilm X20 vs Sony Cyber-shot RX100 IV Compare

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Cameras which are being compared are Enthusiast Compact cameras.

X20 vs Cyber-shot RX100 IV - Side by side

Learn more about compared cameras specifications below.

Fujifilm X20 vs Sony Cyber-shot RX100 IV Specs

X20

  • Introduced in February 2013
  • Enthusiast Compact
  • Sensor: Compact
  • 12 megapixel
  • 12 frames/second
  • 100 - 12800 ISO
  • 1920 x 1080 Video
  • Viewfinder: Optical (See through)
  • 71.00mm (2.8") Monitor
  • Zoom 28-112mm (4x), f2.0-2.8
  • No WiFi
  • 117 x 69.6 x 56.8mm³ (4.6" x 2.7" x 2.2")
  • 353g (11.4 oz.)

All specs: Main page for X20

Cyber-shot RX100 IV

  • Introduced in June 2015
  • Enthusiast Compact
  • Sensor: 1"
  • 20 megapixel
  • 16 frames/second
  • 125 - 12800 ISO
  • 3840 x 2160 Video
  • Viewfinder: Elektronic
  • 75.00mm (3.0") Monitor, articulated
  • Zoom 24-70mm (3x), f1.8-2.8
  • WiFi built-in
  • 101.6 x 58.1 x 41mm³ (4.0" x 2.3" x 1.6")
  • 299g (9.6 oz.)

All specs: Main page for Cyber-shot RX100 IV

X20 vs Cyber-shot RX100 IV: The sensors

X20 features a Compact sized sensor, while the Cyber-shot RX100 IV uses a 1" sensor.

Featuring an area of 116mm² (0.19 sq.in.), the Cyber-shot RX100 IV's sensor is somewhat larger that the chip that the X20 employs at 58mm² (0.09 sq.in.). A larger sensor can produce images of interiors or at night that have less noise and better contrast than photos shot with Compact sized chips.

Better choice: Sony Cyber-shot RX100 IV

X20 vs Cyber-shot RX100 IV: Viewfinder

The Cyber-shot RX100 IV has an electronic viewfinder with resolution 2.36 megapixel, it's magnification is 0.59x.

Viewfinder magnifications of compared cameras. The black area shows a magnification of 1x, relative to native size; in red is a magnification of 0.85x.

X20 (0.50x)

Cyber-shot RX100 IV (0.59x)

Simulated viewfinder of the X20Simulated viewfinder of the Cyber-shot RX100 IV

Advantage: Sony Cyber-shot RX100 IV

Fujifilm X20 VS Sony Cyber-shot RX100 IV Other Specs Comparison

Why is Fujifilm X20 a better choice

X20

Cyber-shot RX100 IV

Auto Focus points (4)4925
Better sensibility (4)100 - 12800 ISO125 - 12800 ISO

Conclusion: Advantages of the X20 are the faster and more accurate auto focus, the larger sensitivity.

The X20 scores 8 points.

Otherwise why to choose Sony Cyber-shot RX100 IV

X20

Cyber-shot RX100 IV

Larger sensor (5)Compact1"
Wider resolution (5, megapixel)12.0020.10
Higher speed (4, frames/second)1216
Better monitor (2, Megapixel)0.461.20
Articulated monitor (2)
Better Video (2)1920 x 10803840 x 2160
Longer battery life (3, photos)270280
Weighs less (2)353g
(11.4 oz.)
299g
(9.6 oz.)
More portable (2)463cm³
(29 cu.in.)
242cm³
(15 cu.in.)
WiFi (2)

Conclusion: Advantages of the Cyber-shot RX100 IV are the larger sensor, the higher resolution and that the camera is faster. Additional pros for the Sony are that the display has a higher resolution, the articulated display and the superior video recording. A recommendation of the Cyber-shot RX100 IV is made easy by that the battery has more stamina, the lower weight than the X20 and the more compact size. Finally, there's the the built-in wifi that permits remote shooting and image transfer without the need for a cable connection.

Yields 29 points for the Cyber-shot RX100 IV.

Common Specs for both cameras compared

X20

Cyber-shot RX100 IV

Built-in flash
Image stabilizer
Fujifilm X20 VS Sony Cyber-shot RX100 IV Dimensions

Look at front view of the X20 and Cyber-shot RX100 IV

X20 und Cyber-shot RX100 IV, front viewX20 und Cyber-shot RX100 IV, front view

Top view of cameras

X20 und Cyber-shot RX100 IV, view from aboveX20 und Cyber-shot RX100 IV, view from above

Total scores

Here's the total score according to comparison above:

Fujifilm X20

Sony Cyber-shot RX100 IV

8
29

We recommend Sony Cyber-shot RX100 IV as better choice.

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