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Sony Alpha NEX-5R vs Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100: 53 facts in comparison

1. megapixels

20.3% more megapixels.

2. sensor size

The larger the sensor the more light the sensor captures yielding in better image quality.
13.2 x 8.8mm

3. focus points

The more focus points the more flexibility in picking which part of the scene to focus on. They also give the image sensor a better probability in identifying the right area of the scene to focus on in more automatic modes.

4. continuous shooting at high resolution

Fast continuous shooting is useful for catching action shots.

5. has a flip-out screen

Flip-out screens are useful for doing tricky shots.
Sony Alpha NEX-5R
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100
26% have it

6. weight

5g lighter.

7. maximum light sensitivity

With a higher light sensitivity (ISO level), the sensor absorbs more light. This can be used to capture moving objects using a fast shutter speed, or to take images in low light without using a flash.

8. longer battery life

CIPA is an independent, standard measurement that determines how many shots a camera can take before the battery dies.
330shots

9. video recording

0% better video recording quality.
1080 x 60fps

10. Has WiFi

The device can connect to WiFi.
Sony Alpha NEX-5R
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100
36% have it

11. has a stereo microphone

A stereo microphone allows to record audio files or movies in stereo without an external microphone.
Sony Alpha NEX-5R
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100
49% have it

12. fastest shutter speed

A faster maximum shutter speed allows taking pictures of fast moving subjects without blur.

13. width

0.2mm narrower.
59mm

14. pixel density

13.42% higher pixel density.
544ppi

15. has a built-in HDR mode

It can automatically shoot pictures with a higher dynamic range (HDR).
Sony Alpha NEX-5R
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100
26% have it

16. height

8.8mm shorter.

17. volume

16.98% less body volume.

18. thickness

2.9mm thinner.

19. resolution

24.98% higher resolution.

20. battery power

1.77x more battery power.

21. has built-in optical image stabilization

Optical image stabilization uses gyroscopic sensors to detect the vibrations of the camera. The lens adjusts the optical path accordingly, ensuring that any type of motion blur is corrected before the sensor captures the image.
Sony Alpha NEX-5R
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100
46% have it

22. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.

23. has a touch screen

You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.
Sony Alpha NEX-5R
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100
23% have it

24. Can create panoramas in-camera

It allows you to take multiple photos capturing different parts of the scene, and then joins them together into a single photo.
Sony Alpha NEX-5R
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100
35% have it

25. Faster photo autofocus due to a phase detection autofocus when shooting pictures

A phase detection autofocus is much faster than a contrast detection autofocus and allows sharper images.
Sony Alpha NEX-5R
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100
30% have it

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