Here we are comparing two Compact cameras from Nikon and Sony. Nikon P950 was introduced to market in January 2020 and Sony RX10 IV was launched in September 2017. As you can see, RX10 IV is 3 years older than P950. Let's see if this age difference between two cameras makes a big difference.
Nikon P950 has a 16.0MP 1/2.3 sensor whereas Sony RX10 IV has a 20.0MP 1" sensor. 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. Nikon P950 is ranked #9
out of 244 Small Sensor Superzoom cameras with an overall score of 63 whereas Sony RX10 IV is ranked #2
out of 10 Large Sensor Superzoom cameras with an overall score of 74.
Let's have a brief look at the main features of Nikon P950 and Sony RX10 IV before getting into our more detailed comparison.
Let's read on the following sections in order to better understand in detail how Nikon P950 and Sony RX10 IV compares and hopefully end up with enough arguments to decide which one is better for you.