Panasonic DMC FZ1000 II vs Sony Cyber-shot RX10 II Compare

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Cameras which are being compared are Superzoom cameras.

DMC FZ1000 II vs Cyber-shot RX10 II - Side by side

Learn more about compared cameras specifications below.

Panasonic DMC FZ1000 II vs Sony Cyber-shot RX10 II Specs

DMC FZ1000 II

  • Introduced in February 2019
  • Superzoom
  • Sensor: 1"
  • 20 megapixel
  • 12 frames/second
  • 125 - 12800 ISO
  • 4096 x 2160 Video
  • Viewfinder: Elektronic
  • 75.00mm (3.0") Monitor, articulated
  • Zoom 24-400mm (17x), f2.8-4.0
  • WiFi built-in
  • 136 x 97.2 x 131.5mm³ (5.4" x 3.8" x 5.2")
  • 810g (26.1 oz.)

All specs: Main page for DMC FZ1000 II

Cyber-shot RX10 II

  • Introduced in June 2015
  • Superzoom
  • Sensor: 1"
  • 20 megapixel
  • 14 frames/second
  • 100 - 12800 ISO
  • 3840 x 2160 Video
  • Viewfinder: Elektronic
  • 75.00mm (3.0") Monitor, articulated
  • Zoom 24-200mm (8x), f2.8-2.8
  • WiFi built-in
  • 129 x 88.1 x 102.2mm³ (5.1" x 3.5" x 4.0")
  • 770g (24.8 oz.)

All specs: Main page for Cyber-shot RX10 II

DMC FZ1000 II vs Cyber-shot RX10 II 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: DMC FZ1000 II an Cyber-shot RX10 II 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.).

DMC FZ1000 II vs Cyber-shot RX10 II: Viewfinder

DMC FZ1000 II has an electronic viewfinder and it's resolution is 2.36 megapixel with magnification of 0.74x.

The Cyber-shot RX10 II 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.

DMC FZ1000 II (0.74x)

Cyber-shot RX10 II (0.70x)

Simulated viewfinder of the DMC FZ1000 IISimulated viewfinder of the Cyber-shot RX10 II

Better choice: Panasonic DMC FZ1000 II

Panasonic DMC FZ1000 II VS Sony Cyber-shot RX10 II Other Specs Comparison

Why is Panasonic DMC FZ1000 II a better choice

DMC FZ1000 II

Cyber-shot RX10 II

Auto Focus points (4)4925
Better monitor (2, Megapixel)1.241.23
Touch screen (2)
Better Video (2)4096 x 21603840 x 2160
Longer battery life (3, photos)440400

Conclusion: Advantages of the DMC FZ1000 II are the faster and more accurate auto focus, that the display has a higher resolution and the rather comfortable touch screen. A recommendation of the DMC FZ1000 II is made easy by the superior video recording and that the battery has more stamina.

The DMC FZ1000 II scores 13 points.

Otherwise why to choose Sony Cyber-shot RX10 II

DMC FZ1000 II

Cyber-shot RX10 II

Higher speed (4, frames/second)1214
Better sensibility (4)125 - 12800 ISO100 - 12800 ISO
More portable (2)1738cm³
(110 cu.in.)
1161cm³
(73 cu.in.)

Conclusion: Advantages of the Cyber-shot RX10 II are that the camera is faster, the larger sensitivity and the more compact size.

Yields 10 points for the Cyber-shot RX10 II.

Common Specs for both cameras compared

DMC FZ1000 II

Cyber-shot RX10 II

Sensor format1"1"
Resolution (megapixel)20.1020.10
Built-in flash
Image stabilizer
Articulated screen
External microphone
Similar weight810g770g
WiFi
Panasonic DMC FZ1000 II VS Sony Cyber-shot RX10 II Dimensions

Look at front view of the DMC FZ1000 II and Cyber-shot RX10 II

DMC FZ1000 II und Cyber-shot RX10 II, front viewDMC FZ1000 II und Cyber-shot RX10 II, front view

Top view of cameras

DMC FZ1000 II und Cyber-shot RX10 II, view from aboveDMC FZ1000 II und Cyber-shot RX10 II, view from above

Total scores

Here's the total score according to comparison above:

Panasonic DMC FZ1000 II

Sony Cyber-shot RX10 II

13
10

We advise to choose the newest model: Panasonic DMC FZ1000 II.

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