Sony Cyber-shot RX100M2
Top 30%1,049 points
Top 30%
Megapixels
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201 cameras
19.73MP - 28.56MP
NaN% of all camerasYes
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megapixels
sensor size
maximum light sensitivity
continuous shooting at high resolution
video recording
longer battery life
20.2
MP
Panono Camera
108MP
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Sony Cyber-shot RX100M2: 55 facts and highlights

1. megapixels

20.2MP
Panono Camera: 108MP
286
0

2. sensor size

The larger the sensor the more light the sensor captures yielding in better image quality.
13.2 x 8.8mm
Polaroid Snap: 81.2 x 38mm
243
0

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.
25
Sony Alpha a6500: 425
185
0

4. noise

The maximum ISO at which the device still captures excellent quality images. Source: DxOMark.
800ISO
Sony Alpha 7S: 3702ISO
176
0

5. continuous shooting at high resolution

Fast continuous shooting is useful for catching action shots.
10fps
Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II: 60fps
170
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6. has a flip-out screen

Flip-out screens are useful for doing tricky shots.
Sony Cyber-shot RX100M2
25% have it
150
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7. weight

281g
HTC Re: 65.5g
141
0

8. 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.
25600ISO
Nikon D5: 3280000ISO
126
0

9. longer battery life

CIPA is an independent, standard measurement that determines how many shots a camera can take before the battery dies.
320shots
Nikon D3x: 4400shots
114
0

10. video recording

1080 x 60fps
Canon EOS 1D X Mark II: 2160 x 60fps
112
0

11. Has WiFi

The device can connect to WiFi.
Sony Cyber-shot RX100M2
33% have it
100
0

12. has a stereo microphone

A stereo microphone allows to record audio files or movies in stereo without an external microphone.
Sony Cyber-shot RX100M2
48% have it
84
0

13. fastest shutter speed

A faster maximum shutter speed allows taking pictures of fast moving subjects without blur.
0.0005s
Canon EOS-1D C: 0.00000125s
80
0

14. has a 24p cinema mode

24p is a video format (24 frames per second) traditionally used in cinema. Nowadays, it is used to create film-like motion characteristics.
Sony Cyber-shot RX100M2
25% have it
76
0

15. pixel density

544ppi
Sony Alpha 7R: 544ppi
76
0

16. width

58.1mm
DxO One: 26.2mm
76
0

17. has a built-in HDR mode

It can automatically shoot pictures with a higher dynamic range (HDR).
Sony Cyber-shot RX100M2
26% have it
73
0

18. volume

226.08cm³
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: 65.29cm³
71
0

19. height

101.6mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX400V: 39mm
71
0

20. thickness

38.3mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: 13mm
70
0

21. battery power

1240mAh
Samsung Galaxy NX Mirrorless: 4360mAh
69
0

22. resolution

1358 x 905px
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH2: 1517 x 1920px
68
0

23. has a microphone in

A microphone port allows connecting external high-end or specialized microphones.
Sony Cyber-shot RX100M2
23% have it
67
0

24. 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 Cyber-shot RX100M2
46% have it
66
0

25. Has a built-in focus motor

The focus motor moves the lens in order to autofocus. For system cameras, having a focus motor in the camera's body allows you to use a wide range of lenses, including lenses which do not have their own focus motor. For compact cameras, a focus motor is usually built-in.
Sony Cyber-shot RX100M2
15% have it
62
0

26. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
3"
Samsung Galaxy NX Mirrorless: 4.8"
57
0

27. has AF tracking

With AF tracking, once you choose the subject and press the shutter release part way down, as the subject moves, the autofocus will follow it. No more out of focus shots.
Sony Cyber-shot RX100M2
73% have it
56
0

28. supports AVCHD format

AVCHD (Advanced Video Coding High Definition) is a file-based format for the digital recording and playback of high-definition video. It's a standard popular among professional cameras and camcorders.
Sony Cyber-shot RX100M2
26% have it
54
0

29. has a flash

A flash is good for low-light environments, and can sometimes be used as flashlight.
Sony Cyber-shot RX100M2
88% have it
51
0

30. has continuous autofocus when recording movies

When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
Sony Cyber-shot RX100M2
66% have it
48
0

31. can be controlled remotely

A remote control allows you to control the device remotely. The remote control can be included or optional.
Sony Cyber-shot RX100M2
44% have it
48
0

32. has manual shutter speed

This allows to manually set the shutter speed.
Sony Cyber-shot RX100M2
44% have it
47
0

33. has a BSI sensor

A BSI (backside illuminated) sensor is a camera image sensor which captures better quality images in poor lighting conditions, and offers better overall sharpness and image quality.
Sony Cyber-shot RX100M2
20% have it
47
0

34. optical zoom

The zoom range is the ratio between the longest and shortest focal lengths. A higher zoom range means that the lens is more versatile.
3.6x
Nikon Coolpix P900: 83.3x
43
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35. has a CMOS sensor

CMOS image sensors are slowly replacing CCD sensors, due to reduced power consumption and better image quality. They can be very compact and cost relatively little to produce.
Sony Cyber-shot RX100M2
67% have it
41
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