What makes Sony DSC RX100M3 better Choice

Image Display Resolution 1040K dots 1228.8K dots
Sony CyberShot DSC RX100 3 has 18.15% higher screen resolution
View Finder No Yes, Electronic Viewfinder
Sony CyberShot DSC RX100 3 has $$$ whereas Canon PowerShot G7X doesn't
Camera Resolution 20.2 MP 21.0 MP
Sony CyberShot DSC RX100 3 has 3.96% higher camera resolution
Sensor Size 15.86 18.14
Sony CyberShot DSC RX100 3 has 14.38% bigger sensor
Weight 304 290
Sony CyberShot DSC RX100 3 is -4.61% lighter
Highest ISO Rating 12800 25600
Sony CyberShot DSC RX100 3 has Max ISO Rating of 25600 which is higher than 12800 of Canon PowerShot G7X. Higher ISO rating helps in low-light photography.

What makes Canon PowerShot G7X better Choice

External Flash Yes, Canon High Power Flash HF-DC2 No
Canon PowerShot G7X has $$$ whereas Sony CyberShot DSC RX100 3 doesn't
Optical Zoom 4.2 2.9
Canon PowerShot G7X has 4.2 optical zoom which is more than 2.9 optical zoom of Sony CyberShot DSC RX100 3
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Feature Comparison of Canon PowerShot G7X Vs Sony CyberShot DSC RX100 3

Type Point & Shoot Advance Point and shoot
Dimensions 103.0 x 60.4 x 40.4 mm 101.6 x 58.1 x 41 mm
Weight 304 g 290 g
Camera Resolution 20.2 MP 21.0 MP
Video Resolution 1920 x 1080 Pixels at 60 fps 1920 x 1080 Pixels at 60 fps
ISO Rating 125 - 12800 125 - 25600
White Balancing Auto, Day Light, Shade, Cloudy, Tungsten, Fluorescent, Fluorescent H, Flash, Underwater, Custom 1, Custom 2, Multi-area White Balance, White Balance Correction (Underwater mode), White Balance Correction White Balance Presets (9), Custom White Balance, Auto, Daylight, Shade, Cloudy, Incandescent, Fluor.: Warm White, Fluor.: Cool White, Fluor.: Day White, Fluor.: Daylight, Flash, C.Temp./Filter, Custom
Image Format JPEG compression (Exif 2.3 [Exif Print] compliant) / Design rule for Camera File system and DPOF ver. 1.1 compliant), RAW, RAW+JPEG JPEG ( Fine, Extra-Fine & Standard Quality )
Video Format MPEG-4, H.264 MPEG-4, AVCHD, XAVC S
Audio Formats MPEG-4 AAC-LC (Stereo)
Face Detection Yes Yes, Off, On(Regist Faces), On
Image Stablizer Yes, Lens shift-type, approx. 3-stop [13]. Intelligent IS with 5-axis Enhanced Dynamic IS Yes, (Still image) Optical SteadyShot, (Movie) Optical SteadyShot Intelligent Active Mode, Optical type with electronic compensation, Anti Rolling type
Sensor Type back-illuminated CMOS Exmor R CMOS
Sensor Size 13.2 x 8.8 mm 1 inch
Image Ratio w:h 4:3, 3:2, 16:9 1:1, 4:3, 3:2, 16:9
Max Resolution 5472 x 3648 Pixels 5478 x 3648 Pixels
Processor DIGIC 6 with iSAPS technology BIONZ X Image Processing Engine
Display 3.0 inch sRGB PureColor II G Touchscreen LCD (TFT) 3.0 inch Xtra Fine/ TFT LCD
Touch Screen Yes
Image Display Resolution 1040K dots 1228.8K dots
View Finder
View Finder No Yes, Electronic Viewfinder
Lens Type Canon Zoom Lens 4.2x IS ZEISS Vario Sonnar T Lens
Focal length 8.8 - 36.8 mm (35 mm Equivalent to 24 - 100 mm) 8.8 - 25.7 mm (35 mm Equivalent to 25 - 73 mm)
Auto Focus Yes, Contrast Detect, Multi-Area, Center, Selective Single Point, Single, Continuous, Touch, Face Detection, Live View Yes, Direct Manual Focus, Manual Focus, Single-shot AF, Continuous AF
Manual Focus Yes Yes
Color Filter Yes, Primary (RGB) Color filter
Optical Zoom 4.2x 2.9x
Digital Zoom 4x 11x
Other Focus Features Focusing Type (TTL), AF System/ Points (AiAF (31-point, Face Detection or Touch AF with Object and Face Select and Track), 1-point AF (any position is available or fixed centre)), AF Point Selection (Size (Normal, Small)), AF Lock (via customisable buttons), AF Assist Beam, Focus Bracketing Normal Focus Range (5cm), No. Of Focus Points (25), Lens Optics (10 elements in 9 groups)
Photography Features
Aperture Range F1.8 (W) - F2.8 (T) F1.8 (W) - F2.8 (T)
Self Timer Yes, 2 or 10 secs, custom Yes, 2 sec, 10 sec, Off
Shooting Modes Smart Auto (58 scenes detected), Program AE, Shutter priority AE, Aperture priority AE, Manual, Custom, Hybrid Auto, Creative Shot, SCN (Portrait, Smart Shutter (Smile, Wink Self-Timer, FaceSelf-Timer), Star (Star Nightscape, Star Trails, Star Portrait, Star Time-Lapse Movie), Handheld Night Scene, Underwater, Snow, Fireworks), Creative Filters (High Dynamic Range, Nostalgic, Fish-eye Effect, Miniature Effect, Toy Camera Effect, Background Defocus, Soft Focus, Monochrome, Super Vivid, Poster Effect), Movie, Modes in Movie (Smart Auto (21 scenes detected), Standard, Program AE, Manual, Portrait, Nostalgic, Miniature Effect, Monochrome, Super Vivid, Poster Effect, Underwater, Snow, Fireworks, iFrame Movie), Drive modes (Single, Auto Drive, Continuous, Continuous with AF, Self-Timer) Superior Auto, Intelligent Auto, Program Auto (Program shift available), Shutter Speed Priority, Aperture Priority, Movie Mode(Program Auto, Aperture Priority, Shutter Speed Priority, Manual Exposure), Panorama, Scene Selection (High Sensitivity, Night Scene, Night Portrait, Portrait, Landscape, Fireworks, Gourmet, Pet, Handheld Twilight, Anti Motion Blur, Sports Action, Macro, Sunset), Manual Exposure
Metering Yes, Evaluative (linked to Face Detection AF frame), Centre-weighted average, Spot (centre or linked to Touch AF frame) Yes, Multi-Pattern, Center-Weighted, Spot
Camera Shutter Speed (Sec) 1/2000 sec (Max) & 1 sec (Min) 1/2000 sec (Max) & 30 sec (Min)
Built-In Flash Yes Yes
Flash Range 0.5 - 7.0 m (W), 0.4 - 4.0 m (T) 0.4 - 10.2 m (W), 0.4 - 6.5 m (T)
External Flash Yes, Canon High Power Flash HF-DC2 No
Flash Mode Auto, Manual Flash On / Off, Slow Synchro Auto, Flash On, Slow Synchro, Rear Sync, Flash Off
HDMI Yes, Micro HDMI Yes, Mini HDMI
TV Out Analog Video Output (NTSC, PAL)
Microphone Yes, Stereo Microphone Yes, Built-in Stereo
USB Cable Yes Yes
Wi-Fi Yes Yes
Pictbridge Yes
Memory Card Type SD / SDHC / SDXC (UHS-I compatible) SD/ SDHC/SDXC, Memory Stick Pro Duo/ Pro-HG Duo
Upgradable Memory Yes Yes
Battery Life 210 320
Battery Type Rechargeable Li-ion Battery NB-13L Rechargeable NP-BX1 lithium-ion battery
Power Supply AC Adapter Kit ACK-DC110 (optional) AC Adaptor(AC-UB10C/UB10D)
Camera Features
Red Eye Reduction Yes
Supported Language 30
Sync Terminal Yes, 1/2000 sec
Continuous Shot Yes, 6.5 fps Yes, 10 fps
Additional Features Intelligent Orientation Sensor, My Camera / My Menu (My Menu customisation available), My Category (Image tagging feature), Histogram (live Histogram) Eye AF, Face registration, Smile Shutter, Quick Navi, Digital Level Gauge (pitch and roll), MR (memory recall), Single-bracketing, Cont.-bracketing, White Balance Bracketing, DRO Bracketing, MF Assist, Photo Creativity, Peaking, Zebra, Micref Level, Step Zoom, Self-portrait timer, Control for HDMI, Wind Noise Reduction (Off/On), Histogram Indicator (Off/On)
Macro Mode Yes, 5 cm
Picture Angle 24 mm Ultra Wide-angle
Remote Control with RM-VPR1 wired remote
View Finder Features Resolution (1,440,000 dots)

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Compare Canon PowerShot G7X Vs Sony CyberShot DSC RX100 3 side by side for all differences and similarities in specifications and features to find which is better. Canon PowerShot G7X has a feature score of 65, whereas Sony CyberShot DSC RX100 3 has a feature score of 69. The page was last updated on October 19, 2019.