Here we are comparing G1 X III and QX30, two Compact cameras from Canon and Sony. Canon PowerShot G1 X Mark III is a Large Sensor Compact class camera and Sony Cyber-shot DSC-QX30 is a Lens-style class camera.
Canon G1 X III was introduced to market in October 2017 and Sony QX30 was launched in September 2014. As you can see, QX30 is 3 years older than G1 X III. Let's see if this age difference between two cameras makes a big difference.
This will be an interesting match up as even though these two cameras doesn't have the exact same body type, they are both ranked amongst Top 10 cameras in their classes. Canon G1 X III is ranked #6
out of 63 Large Sensor Compact cameras with an overall score of 71 whereas Sony QX30 is ranked #3
out of 5 Lens-style cameras with an overall score of .
Here is a brief look at the main features of Canon G1 X III and Sony QX30 before getting into our more detailed comparison.
Let's read on the following sections in order to better understand in detail how Canon G1 X III and Sony QX30 compares and hopefully end up with enough arguments to decide which one is better for you.