Choosing Between Canon PowerShot G5X and Sony Cyber-shot RX100 Mark IV?

Summary Between Canon PowerShot G5X and Sony Cyber-shot RX100 Mark IV

Why not buy a smartphone instead of a camera? Wait till you read about the features for these two gems we have here. Cameras are always way more efficient in terms of pixel and zoom. Canon PowerShot G5X and Sony Cyber-shotDSC RX100 produce top class DSLR quality images and can capture video like a real film feel. We have discussed both the cameras here.


Canon PowerShot G5X is featured with a 20 megapixel with a 12,800 ISO sensitivity. LCD screen 7.6 cm gives a true resolution rarely observable in basic smartphones. 4.2x zoom with 24mm wide angle camera also equipped with autofocus and manual focus. It has built-in flash and also supports an external flash.

Sony Cyber-shot DSC RX100 captures events too fast and plays them in slow motion. Although it has LCD screen, it has 12,800 ISO sensitivity with 20 megapixel imaging. 2.9x zoom with 24mm wide angle lens has superb image stabilizing contrast detecting auto focus. It has built-in flash, but does not support an external flash.


Canon PowerShot G5X is designed touch screen and flip out for better flexibility wit an amazing photographic experience. It has built-in flash as well as external flash connection. With its widest zoom the lens captures much more light. It also has an external mic jack.

Sony Cyber-shot DSC RX100 features no touch screen but has a flip out LCD of 7.6 cm with much higher screen resolution. Image stabilization is on lens and does not cause blurred image due to disturbance. Build in with CMOS Nikon sensor gives every image a new vision.


Canon PowerShot G5X is a standard size camera with zooming lenses. It is small and thin, weighing only 353 grams. You can easily carry it in your handbag anywhere and never miss any candid moments.

Sony Cyber-shot DSC RX100 is slightly smaller than Canon PowerShot G5X. You can easily slip it in your pant pockets to anywhere and at any time. It is very handy and weighs only 298 gm.


Canon PowerShotG5X and Sony Cyber-shot DSC RX100 both have the same screen size, but Sony Cyber-shot DSC RX100 has slightly better screen resolution. Canon PowerShot G5X supports external mic which gives better quality audio recordings. Among these two babies, you can easily pick the one less heavy or the one with the mic jack, whatever suits you the best.



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