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Sony Cyber-shot RX100 vs Ricoh GR II Specs
All specs: Main page for Cyber-shot RX100
All specs: Main page for GR II
Cyber-shot RX100 vs GR 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:
Note: 1-Euro coin for scale; the coin at 23.25mm diameter is slightly smaller than a US quarter.
Featuring an area of 372mm² (0.60 sq.in.), the GR II's sensor is a lot larger that the chip that the Cyber-shot RX100 employs at 116mm² (0.19 sq.in.). A larger sensor can produce images of interiors or at night that have less noise and better contrast than photos shot with 1" sized chips.
Better choice: Ricoh GR II
Sony Cyber-shot RX100 VS Ricoh GR II Other Specs Comparison
Why is Sony Cyber-shot RX100 a better choice
|Wider resolution (5, megapixel)||20.10||16.20|
|Higher speed (4, frames/second)||10||4|
|Auto Focus points (4)||25||9|
|Image stabilizer (3)|
|Longer battery life (3, photos)||330||290|
|More portable (2)||213cm³|
Conclusion: Advantages of the Cyber-shot RX100 are the higher resolution, that the camera is faster and the faster and more accurate auto focus. Additional pros for the Sony are the optical image stabilizer, that the battery has more stamina and the more compact size.
The Cyber-shot RX100 scores 21 points.
Otherwise why to choose Ricoh GR II
|Larger sensor (5)||1"||APS-C|
|Better sensibility (4)||160 - 12800 ISO||100 - 25600 ISO|
|Better monitor (2, Megapixel)||1.20||1.23|
Conclusion: Advantages of the GR II are the larger sensor, the larger sensitivity and that the display has a higher resolution. A nice touch is the built-in wifi that permits remote shooting and image transfer without the need for a cable connection.
Yields 13 points for the GR II.
Common Specs for both cameras compared
|Video resolution||1920 x 1080||1920 x 1080|
|Sony Cyber-shot RX100 VS Ricoh GR II Dimensions|
Look at front view of the Cyber-shot RX100 and GR II
Top view of cameras
Here's the total score according to comparison above:
Sony Cyber-shot RX100
Ricoh GR II
We recommend Sony Cyber-shot RX100 as better choice.
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