The Sony QX1 features 20.1MP APS-C Exmor APS HD CMOS Sensor and BIONZ X Image Processor on the other hand Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 III features 20.1MP 1″ Exmor R BSI CMOS Sensor and BIONZ X Image Processor, take a look at the Major Specification Below.
Sony QX1vs. Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 III Specification Comparison Table.
|Sony QX1||Sony DSC-RX100 III|
Bigger Sensor Size: Sony QX1 have bit bigger sensor than Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 III.
Sony QX1 features bigger sensor size than Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 III; hence you get better dynamic range, improved High ISO performance and better color and contrast reproduction compared to Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 III.
Better low light performance – The Sony QX1 features better low-light range than Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 III, The Sony QX1 standard ISO range is 100-16000, with the amazing ISO range of Sony QX1 you get super clean images at low-light situation when compared to its competitors.
Better Shutter Range: Sony QX1 features better shutter range compared to Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 III.
Top Continuous shooting speed: Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 III has fast shooting speed (3.5 fps vs. 10 fps) compared to Sony QX1.
Sony QX1 Video Mode: Sony QX1 features full HD video recording @ 30 fps frame rate.
Sony RX100 III Video Mode: Sony RX100 III features full HD video recording @ 60 and 24 fps frame rate.
Supported formats AVCHD Ver. 2.0 codec is used for highly detailed image quality that translates well to editing and sharing on HDTVs, additionally, an external microphone can be used in conjunction with the multi interface shoe.
Display: Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 III features bigger and high resolution display, but Sony QX1 doesn’t have display.
Battery Life (CIPA): Sony QX1 battery rating is 440 shots and other hand Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 III battery rating is 320 shots. According to CIPA.
Dimensions: Sony QX1 is smaller than Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 III.
Weight: Sony QX1 light-weight than Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 III.
Both camera features NFC and WiFi for remote shooting and sharing of images.
Verdict: As we know that both are different species, the QX1 is a smart lens module that takes on E-mount lenses and gives out bang-on image quality… Sony RX100 M3 limited to 1 inch sensor only. We highly recommend you to go with QX1 if you prefer image quality or go with the type of camera that suits your needs.