Sony RX10 III and Panasonic FZ1000 are the two cameras that employ the same resolutions as well as sensor size even both the two cameras have been built up with the low pass filter. Let’s run our eyes to see all the specifications of these cameras to find out the camera that has been implemented with stunning specifications…
Sony RX10 III vs. Panasonic FZ1000 Specification Comparison Table.
|Features/ Models||Sony RX10 III||Panasonic FZ1000
|Megapixel||20 megapixels||20 Megapixel CMOS Sensor|
|Sensor size||1″ (13.2 x 8.8 mm)||1″ (13.2 x 8.8 mm)|
|Low pass filter||No||No|
|Aperture Range||F2.8 – 4.0||F2.8 – 4.0|
|Macro Range||3 cm||3 Cm|
|Image processor||Bionz X||Venus Engine|
|AF system||Contrast Detect||Contrast Detect|
|AF Points||25 AF points||49 AF points|
|ISO||Auto, 125 – 12800 (expands to 64-25600)||Auto, 125-12800 (expands to 80-25600)|
|Shutter Min/ mix||30-1/32000||30-1/16000|
|Continuous shooting speed||14 fps||12fps|
|Video||4K @ 30fps||4K @ 30fps|
|Display||3.0″ 1.228m-Dot Tilting Xtra Fine LCD||3.0″ 921k-Dot Free-Angle LCD Monitor|
|Viewfinder||Electronic (100%)||Electronic (100%)|
|Wireless||WiFi and NFC||WiFi and NFC|
|Battery life||420 shots||360 shots|
|Dimensions||133 x 94 x 127 mm||137 x 99 x 131 mm|
|Weight||1051 g g||831 g|
Optical zoom- The Panasonic FZ1000 will allow you to see twenty five times bigger the subjects than its biological size whereas only 8.3 x you have zooming capability through Sony RX10 III.
Image stabilization- The chances of blurry images that become apparent due to camera shake will easily be corrected with the help of powerful 5-axis image stabilization, which is equipped inside the lens of Panasonic FZ1000 but you don’t have a better correction method for camera shake by using Sony RX10 III.
AF points– With FZ 1000 you get more AF points hence you can capture your subjects without putting much efforts. However, the less AF points of RX10 III will cover a bit less AF screen. Both cameras are based on contrast detect system so the AF speed of both the cameras will remain approx same.
Verdict- You can see RX10 III has higher shutter speed as well as the continuous speed means the camera will be ideal for the wildlife or sports photography in compared to Sony FZ1000. On the other hand optical zoom is also higher in RX10 III. So we would like to suggest you to buy RX10 III.