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Canon G9 X vs Sony RX100 III Comparison

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Here is a quick review and comparison for the Canon G5 X vs Sony RX100 III enthusiast compacts with 20-megapixel 1″-type CMOS sensors.

To see the difference between Canon G9 X vs Sony RX100 IIII digital cameras we have put together Canon G9 X vs Sony RX100 III specs comparison table below.

The PowerShot G9 X ($529 – Amazon | B&H | Adorama) offers a 28-84mm equivalent F2-4.9 lens and offers a DIGIC 6 processor, record 1080/60p video, offer Raw shooting, include a pop-up flash and a built-in ND filter.

The Sony RX100 III ($799 – Amazon | Adorama |ebay) features a 20.1 megapixel back-illuminated 1.0-type Exmor R CMOS sensor, a Bionz X processor, a pop-up electronic viewfinder and a faster 24-70mm F1.8-2.8 lens.

Specifications Comparison of Canon G9 X vs Sony RX100 III Cameras


Below you can see the specs comparison table of Canon G9 X vs Sony RX100 III digital cameras. Some differences like sensor, image size, shooting speed, lcd size etc.. detailed as bold on the table.

Feature Canon G9 X Sony RX100 III
Sensor resolution 20-Megapixels 20.1-Megapixels
Sensor size / type 1″ (13.2 x 8.8 mm) 1″ (13.2 x 8.8 mm)
Low –Pass filter Yes Yes
Optical zoom 3x 2.9x
Aperture Range F2.0 – F4.9 F1.8 – F2.8
Macro 5cm 5cm
Image stabilization  Optical Optical
AF System Contrast Detect (sensor) Contrast Detect (sensor)
ISO sensitivity 125-12800 125-12800
Shutter Min/Max 30sec – 1/2000 sec 30sec – 1/2000 sec
Top Continuous Shooting Speed 6fps 10fps
Video 1920 x 1080 (60p, 30p) 1920 x 1080 (60p/60i/24p)
Display 3.0″ LCD Rear Touch Screen (1,040,000 pixels) 3.0″ LCD Rear Screen Tilt (1,228,800 pixels)
Viewfinder No EVF 100%
Hot-shoe No No
Battery Life (CIPA) 220 shots 320 shots
Environmentally sealed No No
Wireless Built-in with NFC Built-in
Dimensions   98 x 58 x 31mm 102 x 58 x 41mm
Weight 209g 290g

Canon PowerShot G9 X Price

Buy Canon PowerShot G9 X Compact Camera
Canon PowerShot G9 X Camera $529.99 Amazon | B&H | Adorama