Here we are comparing two Compact cameras from Panasonic and Sony. Panasonic FX48 was introduced to market in January 2009 and Sony HX9V was launched in July 2011. As you can see, FX48 is 2 years older than HX9V. Let's see if this age difference between two cameras makes a big difference.
Both cameras have 1/2.3-inch sensors but Panasonic FX48 has a 12.0 MP and Sony HX9V has a 16.0 MP resolution.
Here is a brief look at the main features of Panasonic FX48 and Sony HX9V before getting into our more detailed comparison.
Let's read on the following sections in order to better understand in detail how Panasonic FX48 and Sony HX9V compares and hopefully end up with enough arguments to decide which one is better for you.