Fujifilm X20 vs Sony Cyber-shot RX100 V Compare

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Cameras which are being compared are Enthusiast Compact cameras.

X20 vs Cyber-shot RX100 V - Side by side

Learn more about compared cameras specifications below.

Fujifilm X20 vs Sony Cyber-shot RX100 V Specs


  • 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 V

  • Introduced in October 2016
  • Enthusiast Compact
  • Sensor: 1"
  • 20 megapixel
  • 24 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 V

X20 vs Cyber-shot RX100 V: The sensors

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

Featuring an area of 116mm² (0.19 sq.in.), the Cyber-shot RX100 V'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 V

X20 vs Cyber-shot RX100 V: Viewfinder

The Cyber-shot RX100 V 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 V (0.59x)

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

Advantage: Sony Cyber-shot RX100 V

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

Why is Fujifilm X20 a better choice


Cyber-shot RX100 V

Better sensibility (4)100 - 12800 ISO125 - 12800 ISO
Longer battery life (3, photos)270220

Conclusion: Advantages of the X20 are the larger sensitivity and that the battery has more stamina.

The X20 scores 7 points.

Otherwise why to choose Sony Cyber-shot RX100 V


Cyber-shot RX100 V

Larger sensor (5)Compact1"
Wider resolution (5, megapixel)12.0020.10
Higher speed (4, frames/second)1224
Auto Focus points (4)49315
Better monitor (2, Megapixel)0.461.20
Articulated monitor (2)
Better Video (2)1920 x 10803840 x 2160
Weighs less (2)353g
(11.4 oz.)
(9.6 oz.)
More portable (2)463cm³
(29 cu.in.)
(15 cu.in.)
WiFi (2)

Conclusion: Advantages of the Cyber-shot RX100 V are the larger sensor, the higher resolution and that the camera is faster. Additional pros for the Sony are the faster and more accurate auto focus, that the display has a higher resolution and the articulated display. A recommendation of the Cyber-shot RX100 V is made easy by the superior video recording, 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 30 points for the Cyber-shot RX100 V.

Common Specs for both cameras compared


Cyber-shot RX100 V

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

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

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

Top view of cameras

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

Total scores

Here's the total score according to comparison above:

Fujifilm X20

Sony Cyber-shot RX100 V


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

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