Here we are comparing G5 X and TX5, two Compact cameras from Canon and Sony. Canon PowerShot G5 X is a Large Sensor Compact class camera and Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX5 is a Ultracompact class camera.
Canon G5 X was introduced to market in September 2015 and Sony TX5 was launched in February 2010. As you can see, TX5 is 5 years older than G5 X. 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 G5 X is ranked #9
out of 63 Large Sensor Compact cameras with an overall score of 69 whereas Sony TX5 is ranked #7
out of 152 Ultracompact cameras with an overall score of 43.
Here is a brief look at the main features of Canon G5 X and Sony TX5 before getting into our more detailed comparison.
Let's read on the following sections in order to better understand in detail how Canon G5 X and Sony TX5 compares and hopefully end up with enough arguments to decide which one is better for you.