Leica C-Lux vs Sony Cyber-shot RX10 IV Compare

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Cameras which are being compared are Superzoom cameras.

C-Lux vs Cyber-shot RX10 IV - Side by side

Learn more about compared cameras specifications below.

Leica C-Lux vs Sony Cyber-shot RX10 IV Specs

C-Lux

  • Introduced in June 2018
  • Superzoom
  • Sensor: 1"
  • 20 megapixel
  • 10 frames/second
  • 80 - 25600 ISO
  • 3840 x 2160 Video
  • Viewfinder: Elektronic
  • 75.00mm (3.0") Monitor
  • Zoom 24-360mm (15x), f3.3-6.4
  • WiFi built-in
  • 111.2 x 66.4 x 45.2mm³ (4.4" x 2.6" x 1.8")
  • 340g (11.0 oz.)

All specs: Main page for C-Lux

Cyber-shot RX10 IV

  • Introduced in September 2017
  • Superzoom
  • Sensor: 1"
  • 20 megapixel
  • 24 frames/second
  • 100 - 12800 ISO
  • 3840 x 2160 Video
  • Viewfinder: Elektronic
  • 75.00mm (3.0") Monitor, articulated
  • Zoom 24-600mm (25x), f2.8-4.0
  • WiFi built-in
  • 132.5 x 94 x 127.4mm³ (5.2" x 3.7" x 5.0")
  • 1095g (35.3 oz.)

All specs: Main page for Cyber-shot RX10 IV

C-Lux vs Cyber-shot RX10 IV Sensors

On the pictures below the sensor areas of cameras are highlighted.

This infographic highlights the sensor areas of both models compared to other common sensor formats:

Info graphic: C-Lux an Cyber-shot RX10 IV sensor comparison

Note: 1-Euro coin for scale; the coin at 23.25mm diameter is slightly smaller than a US quarter.

1" sensor built into both cameras has a total area of about 116mm² (4.6 sq.in.).

C-Lux vs Cyber-shot RX10 IV: Viewfinder

C-Lux has an electronic viewfinder and it's resolution is 2.33 megapixel with magnification of 0.53x.

The Cyber-shot RX10 IV has an electronic viewfinder with resolution 2.36 megapixel, it's magnification is 0.70x.

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.

C-Lux (0.53x)

Cyber-shot RX10 IV (0.70x)

Simulated viewfinder of the C-LuxSimulated viewfinder of the Cyber-shot RX10 IV

Better choice: Sony Cyber-shot RX10 IV

Leica C-Lux VS Sony Cyber-shot RX10 IV Other Specs Comparison

Why is Leica C-Lux a better choice

C-Lux

Cyber-shot RX10 IV

Better sensibility (4)80 - 25600 ISO100 - 12800 ISO
Weighs less (2)340g
(11.0 oz.)
1095g
(35.3 oz.)
More portable (2)334cm³
(21 cu.in.)
1587cm³
(100 cu.in.)

Conclusion: Advantages of the C-Lux are the larger sensitivity, the lower weight than the Cyber-shot RX10 IV and the more compact size.

The C-Lux scores 8 points.

Otherwise why to choose Sony Cyber-shot RX10 IV

C-Lux

Cyber-shot RX10 IV

Higher speed (4, frames/second)1024
Auto Focus points (4)49315
Better viewfinder (4, Megapixel)2.332.36
Better monitor (2, Megapixel)1.041.44
Articulated monitor (2)
External microphone (2)
Longer battery life (3, photos)370400

Conclusion: Advantages of the Cyber-shot RX10 IV are that the camera is faster, the faster and more accurate auto focus and the better viewfinder. We also like that the display has a higher resolution, the articulated display and the connector for an external microphone. Another advantage over the C-Lux: that the battery has more stamina.

Yields 21 points for the Cyber-shot RX10 IV.

Common Specs for both cameras compared

C-Lux

Cyber-shot RX10 IV

Sensor format1"1"
Resolution (megapixel)20.1020.10
Built-in flash
Image stabilizer
Touch screen
Video resolution3840 x 21603840 x 2160
WiFi
Leica C-Lux VS Sony Cyber-shot RX10 IV Dimensions

Look at front view of the C-Lux and Cyber-shot RX10 IV

C-Lux und Cyber-shot RX10 IV, front viewC-Lux und Cyber-shot RX10 IV, front view

Top view of cameras

C-Lux und Cyber-shot RX10 IV, view from aboveC-Lux und Cyber-shot RX10 IV, view from above

Total scores

Here's the total score according to comparison above:

Leica C-Lux

Sony Cyber-shot RX10 IV

8
21

We recommend Sony Cyber-shot RX10 IV as better choice.

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