Sony Cyber-shot RX100 vs Fujifilm X20 Compare

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Cameras which are being compared are Enthusiast Compact cameras.

Cyber-shot RX100 vs X20 - Side by side

Learn more about compared cameras specifications below.

Sony Cyber-shot RX100 vs Fujifilm X20 Specs

Cyber-shot RX100

  • Introduced in June 2012
  • Enthusiast Compact
  • Sensor: 1"
  • 20 megapixel
  • 10 frames/second
  • 160 - 12800 ISO
  • 1920 x 1080 Video
  • No viewfinder
  • 75.00mm (3.0") Monitor
  • Zoom 28-100mm (4x), f1.8-4.9
  • No WiFi
  • 101.6 x 58.1 x 36mm³ (4.0" x 2.3" x 1.4")
  • 240g (7.7 oz.)

All specs: Main page for Cyber-shot RX100

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 vs X20: The sensors

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

Boasting an area of 116mm² (0.19 sq.in.) the sensor of the Cyber-shot RX100 is somewhat larger than the X20's chip at 58mm² (0.09 sq.in.). In most cases a larger sensor will yield better results in low light, a considerable advantage in many situations (think: interior images, dusk or dawn etc.), a clear disadvantage of the Compact format.

Better choice: Sony Cyber-shot RX100

Sony Cyber-shot RX100 VS Fujifilm X20 Other Specs Comparison

Why is Sony Cyber-shot RX100 a better choice

Cyber-shot RX100

X20

Larger sensor (5)1"Compact
Wider resolution (5, megapixel)20.1012.00
Better monitor (2, Megapixel)1.200.46
Longer battery life (3, photos)330270
Weighs less (2)240g
(7.7 oz.)
353g
(11.4 oz.)
More portable (2)213cm³
(13 cu.in.)
463cm³
(29 cu.in.)

Conclusion: Advantages of the Cyber-shot RX100 are the larger sensor, the higher resolution and that the display has a higher resolution. A nice touch is that the battery has more stamina, the lower weight than the X20 and the more compact size.

The Cyber-shot RX100 scores 19 points.

Otherwise why to choose Fujifilm X20

Cyber-shot RX100

X20

Higher speed (4, frames/second)1012
Auto Focus points (4)2549
Better sensibility (4)160 - 12800 ISO100 - 12800 ISO

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

Yields 12 points for the X20.

Common Specs for both cameras compared

Cyber-shot RX100

X20

Built-in flash
Image stabilizer
Video resolution1920 x 10801920 x 1080
Sony Cyber-shot RX100 VS Fujifilm X20 Dimensions

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

Cyber-shot RX100 und X20, front viewCyber-shot RX100 und X20, front view

Top view of cameras

Cyber-shot RX100 und X20, view from aboveCyber-shot RX100 und X20, view from above

Total scores

Here's the total score according to comparison above:

Sony Cyber-shot RX100

Fujifilm X20

19
12

We recommend Sony Cyber-shot RX100 as better choice.

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